|CW4R Isla Gorriti|
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The "RADIO CLUB URUGUAYO" will be active as CW4R - Special Event Call - activating for the first time Isla Gorriti ( IOTA SA-039 --- 34° 57’ 36" S – 54° 58’ 13" W --- GF25ma ) from 23 - 25th March 2012.
A fictional narrative set in 1961 about a man who finds his father’s old ham radio in the garage and intercepts a call for help from a cosmonaut orbiting the earth.
|Video Pikes Peak|
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A couple of Desert Rats from El Paso, TX - Mike/KD9KC and Ron/WT5RZ visited Colorado Springs during North American Summits on the Air weekend event.
By the end of March 2011 Arie PA3A, Bas PD0CAV, Ad PA8AD and Arie PA3AN will leave for Africa to meet up with Dickson EL2DT to kick off a DXpedition to Sierra Leone. The dxpedition team will arrive in Freetown on 28 March 2011 and will be on the air by the 29th. Departure date is set for April 18th. (This dxpedition was originally planned two weeks earlier but our cargo container got delayed and because of that we lost that time-window.)
|DX Code of Conduct Progress Report|
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Phase 1 was to announce the project to major national societies and clubs to encourage their support. Then we acted to have the Code translated into enough languages so that any ham in the world can find it in a language he can understand. The current count is 31.