Meeting point of radio amateurs' associations from around the world where introduce and share their activities and experiences.
Sponsored by: EURAO and Romanian Radioclub Association (A.R.R.)
Participants: Any licensed amateur station.
Dates: Start 00.01 till 23.59 UTC Saturday 6 Feb 2016.
Bands: 160, 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters, according IARU Region 1 band plan.
The European Radio Amateurs' Organization announces a new party on the air, this time with the motto: "novices also exist". Remember this is not a contest, it is just a radio meeting with a few simple 'rules', better to call them recommendations.
The European Emergency Communications Exercise held on October 3, was the second edition of this kind of exercices, in which participated hams and SWLs from: Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Romania, Slovenia, Spain, UK, ...
Some of the participants were volunteers in local sections of organizations like Red Cross. Others transmitted from their radio club stations. But most of them were at home.
Propagation allowed only QSOs on 40m band, not on 20m. But despite that, several messages crossed the continent.
In just four hours you can win original and funny prizes that you can share with your mate or friends: hotels, restaurants, wellness or adventures.
Moreover, you will have the opportunity to contact those radio clubs you still needed to complete the EANET Award.
The European Emergency Communications Exercise (EECE) is about to practice the exchange of messages between radio amateurs with some fixed data, using a template like this:
Before every Exercise, download the previous template and print several copies in order to be ready to listen and write down messages.
Here you are an example of a real message sent in a previous Exercise:
The main goal is to practice the skills needed to exchange messages, with an specific pattern, between hams in different countries.
The frequencies to be used are: on 40m (7.110 KHz) and on 20m (14.300 KHz), both in SSB. The language: English.
The European Radio Amateurs' Organization announces a new party on the air, this time with the motto: "climb up to the mountain". Remember this is not a contest, it is just a radio meeting with a few simple 'rules', better to call them recommendations.