– On the 2nd of July operators of RZ1CWC team (Andrey RN1CW and Vladimir UA1CIO) will be active from Fortress Koporje, WCA: UA-00008, COTA-RU: C-108, RDA: LO-30. They going to work from 5 till 8 UTC by CW and SSB on 40, 30 and 20 meters as RZ1CWC/m and Home Calls/p (it’s a good possibility to fulfil conditions of “Koporje Castle” Award). Log will be uploaded to WCA E-LOG and COTA-RU E-Log. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info RZ1CWC].
26/06/2016 – WCA & DCI pedition of IZ1NJA to Torre del Castello a Calliano and Chiesa di San Michel a Calliano!
Ivan LZ2HT is going to activate Krepost Kaleto – Mezdra (WCA LZ-00030, BHS VR-01) 25-26th June. In PSK will use callsign LZ8EPC/P, CW/SSB – LZ2HT/P
– New official co-ordinator of WCA program, in:
– Israel: 4Z1KD Gil Lianni
73 & 11!
On the 18th and 19th of June took place the 7th international days of radioamateur activity from castles and fortresses (World Castles Weekend-2016). Castle activators of 18 countries took part in WCW-2016 from more than 100 castles and fortresses of the world.
On behalf of the WCW-2016 organizers we express ones gratitude to all participants – castle activators and hunters, to everyone who called and spotted us.
Thank you for participation!
See you in WCW-2017!
More information is here.
List of operators in WCW-2016 is here
20/06/2016 – At present time in WCA E-Log were uploaded 3.000.000 QSO of expeditions from castles and fortresses of the world!
– Dear friends!
At present time in WCA E-Log were uploaded 3.000.000 QSO of expeditions from castles and fortresses of the world.
We achieved essential stage in award program development – the first award was issued with the help of WCA E-Log. Our congratulations and gratitude to author and manager of WCA E-Log Jiri Suchy OK5NN for his GREAT WORK.
Thanks a lot to all participants of expeditions.
– Klaus DL9WO will be active on the 19th of June 2016 and participate in WCW-2016 from Schloss Bad Homburg, WCA: DL-00101, COTA-DL: HBN-026. He plans to work as DL0HG from 08:30 till 12:00 UTC. All contacts are also valid for the Limes Award http://www.fox11.de/the-limes-award.html. QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL9WO].
73 & 44 & 11! [tnx info SP9UPK].
– Dragan YT2KID will be active on the 19th of June 2016 and participate in WCW-2016 from Dana Castle, WCA/CSA: YU-00063, WAS: SN09. He plans to work as YT2KID/P on 40, 20 and 10 meters. QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info YT2KID].
– Zivotije YT2AZD will be active on the 19th of June 2016 and participate in WCW-2016 from Manasija Monastery, WCA/CSA: YU-00011, WAS: SO05. He plans to work on 20 meters as YT2AZD/P. QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info YT2KID].
– INGO DH0KAA will be active on the 18th of June 2016 and participate in WCW-2016 from Castle FISCHENICH, WCA: DL-03797, COTA-DL: KAB-050, SCHLOSS WEILERHOF WCA: DL-04752 COTA-DL: KAB-364 and SCHLOSS KENDENICH, WCA: DL-04738, COTA-DL: KAB-350. One QSO three NEW ONE.
He plans to work as DH0KAA/P beginning from 05:00 UTC on 40 and 20 meters. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11!
vy 73+11 Ingo DH0KAA
– The operators of Radio Club HA8KWE will participate in WCW-2016 from Gyula Fortress, WCA: HA-00015, WW loc. KN06PP. They will work by special callsign HA60KWE on all bands. They will use this callsign during 2016 year.
More info about the castle: http://www.gyulaikastely.hu/indexen.html
More info: http://www.qrz.com/db/ha60kwe
73 & 11! [tnx info HA8PX].
– Several operators from Lithuania will be active on the 18th of June 2016 and participate in WCW-2016 from Siesikai Castle, WCA: LY-00014. They plan to work as LY1TT/P on 80, 40 and 20 meters CW/SSB/Digital. QSL via Home Call. 73 & 11! [tnx info LY3IV].
18/06/2016 – WCA & ZWP pedition of SP3CMA and SQ3HTK to several castles of Kujawsko-Pomorskie Voivodeship!
Raciazek, WCA: SP-00879, ZWP: PAK01;
Brzesc Kujawski, WCA: SP-00936, ZWP: PWL01;
Kowal, WCA: SP-00937, ZWP: PWL02;
Wloclawek, WCA: SP-00935, ZWP: PWK01;
Szpetal Gorny, WCA: SP-00938, ZWP: PWL03
Bobrowniki, WCA: SP-00907, ZWP: PLP01.
Start about 6 UTC, end about 17 UTC. Bands: 80, 40 or 20 meters depending on propagation.
Calls: SP3CMA/2 and SQ3HTK/2.
73 & 11! [tnx info SP3CMA]
STEFAN LZ2DB will be active and participate WCW-2016 *In 18 June early mornig from NICOPOLIS ad ISTRUM LZ-00176 BHS :VT-08 ,
*In 19 June early mornig from Fortified LYASKOVSKY Monastery WCA: LZ-00209 , BHS VT-19 ,
He will use call sign LZ11C on 40/30/20m only CW, low power 30~50 watts and inverted vee antenna. QSL via buro. BHS Award:http://www.trcdx.org/html_ham/english/awards.html
During the day will be active as a member of the WCAG( #145) from home callsign LZ2DB.