WCA

____AUGUST 2014_____________________________________________________________________________________

16/08/2014 - First WCA pedition from Faroes Islands, OY/OZ7CCC/P to Skansin Fortress!
- Mario OZ7CCC will be active on the 16th of August 2014 from Skansin Fortress, WCA: OY-00001 located in Torshavn. He plans to work as OY/OZ7CCC/P. QSL via DL4MFM. 73 & 11! [tnx info OZ7CCC].

____MAY 2014________________________________________________________________________________________

01/05/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DH6PC/P to Kyrburg Castle!
- Jens DH6PC will be active on the 1st of May 2014 from kyrburg Castle, WCA: DL-00740, COTA-DL: RPB-061 located in Kiri. He plans to work on all bands as DH6PC/P. QSL via DH6PC, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info DH6PC].


____APRIL 2014_______________________________________________________________________________________

23/04/2014 - WCA & DFCF pedition of F4GTB/P to Chateau de Chenoise!
- Christophe F4GTB and Fabien F4GYM will be active on the 23rd of April 2014 from Chateau de Chenoise, WCA: F-03854, DFCF: 77-097 located in Foret de Jouy le Chatel, WWFF: FFF-1251. They plan to work as F4GTB/P from 07:00 till 12:00 on local time on 40 - 10 meters. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info F4GTB].


20/04/2014
- WCA & S5-WCA pedition of S51RU/P to Borl (Ankenstein) Castle!
- Marjan S51RU will be active on the 20th of April 2014 from Borl (Ankenstein) Castle - Cirkulane, WCA/S5-WCA: S5-00147. He plans to work as S51RU/P from 09:00 UTC on 40, 30 and 20 meters CW/SSB. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database. QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info S51RU].

19/04/2014 - WCA & BCA pedition of ON6WL/P to Ter Eiken Castle!
- Marcel ON5MDM, Jo ON2JO, Jacky ON7JK and Eddy ON6HE will be active on the 19th of April 2014 from Ter Eiken Castle, WCA: ON-00885, BCA: OV-073. They plan to work from 07:00 UTC on 40 and 20 meters CW & SSB as ON6WL/P. QSL via ON5JE. 73 & 11! [tnx info ON4BB].


18/04/2014 - WCA & DCFP & DMHP pedition of CR500TB to Tower of Belem!
- The members of Portuguese Navy Hamradio Group - NRA will be active on the 18th of April 2014 from Tower of Belem located in Lisboa, WCA: CT-00254, DCFP: F-078, DMHP: LX-005. CR500TB is the call sign that is going to celebrate the 500 years of Tower of Belem. They plan to work on all bands. QSL via CS5NRA. 73 & 11! [tnx info CS5NRA].


15/04/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of IU5AXT/IP1, IW5AB/IP1 and IZ5GST/IP1 to several castles on palmari Island!
- Federica IU5AXT, Gilberto IW5AB and Steve IZ5GST will be active on the 15th of April 2014 from several castles on Palmari Island:
- Torre San Giovanni Battista O Torre Scola A Portovenere, WCA: I-09167, DCI: SP-033, WAIL: LI-016;
- Forte Umberto I Dell'Isola di Palmaria A Portovenere, WCA: I-09213, DCI: SP-079, WAIL: LI-016;
- Forte Cavour O Palmaria Dell'Isola di Palmaria A Portovenere, WCA: I-09212, DCI: SP-078, WWFF: IFF-218;
- Batteria Semaforo O Alta Dell'Isola di Palmaria A Portovenere, WCA: I-09214, DCI: SP-080, WWFF: IFF-218.
All contacts valid for IIA: SP-001 and WHSA: WH-IT233. They plan to work as Home Call/IP1 on all bands SSB and Digital modes from 07:00 UTC. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ5GST].


13/04/2013 - WCA & DCE pedition of EA4AAA/P to Castles of Spain!
- Jose EA4AAA will be active on the 13th of JApril 2014 from some castles. WCA and DCE information will be on the air. He plans to work as EA4AAA/P. No need your QSL, all QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info EA4AAA].


12/04/2014 - WCA & DFCF pedition of F4FCE/P to Kayserberg Castle!
- Pierre-Marie F4FCE will be active from 12th till 19th of April 2014 from Kayserberg Castle, WCA: F-03262, DFCF: 68-041 located in Kayserberg. He plans to work as F4FCE/p on all bands BPSK and SSB. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info F4FCE].


12/04/2014 - WCA & COTA-RU pedition of RZ1CWC/P to Admiralteystvo (The Admirality)!
- Andrew RN1CW will be active on the 12th of April 2014 from Admiralteystvo (The Admirality), WCA: UA-00001, COTA-RU: C-101, RDA: SP-01. He plans to work from 06:00 till 07:00 UTC as RZ1CWC/P on 20 meters SSB. QSL via RW6HS. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database and COTA-RU E-Log. 73 & 11! [tnx info RN1CW].


12/04/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DA0WCA and DA0CW/p to Castle Riglasreuth!
- Manfred DF6EX will be active on the 12th of April 2014 from Castle of Riglasreuth, WCA: DL-04233, COTA-DL: BOB-066 located in DLFF-058. He plans to work from 07:30 UTC as DA0WCA (also special-DOK WCA) in SSB and DA0CW/p in CW. You don't need to send a card, all contacts will be confirmed automatically. 73 & 11! [tnx info DF6EX].

08/04/2014 - New member of WCAG!
- New member of WCAG:
#116, VU2DSI, Dattatry Deogaonkar. Our congratulations!


06/04/2014 - WCA & COTA-RU pedition of RZ1CWC/P to Koporje Fortress!
- The members of RZ1CWC team inc. Victor R1CBN, Andrew RN1CW and Vladimir UA1CIO will be active on the 6th of April 2014 from Koporje Fortress, WCA: UA-00008, COTA-RU: C-108, RDA: LO-30. They plan to work from 07:00 till 10:00 UTC as RZ1CWC/P and Home Call/Portable on 20 and possibly 40 meters CW and SSB (it's a good possibility to fulfil conditions of "Koporje Castle" Award). QSL via RW6HS. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database and COTA-RU E-Log. 73 & 11! [tnx info RZ1CWC].


05/04/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DA0WCA to Castle of Hohenberg!
- Manfred DF6EX will be active on the 5th of April 2014 from Castle of Hohenberg, WCA: DL-03142, COTA-DL: FBN-314. He plans to work as DA0WCA. QSL via DL7RAG, dont send your card, all QSOs will be confirmed automatically. 73 & 11! [tnx info DF6EX].


05/04/2014 - WCA & DCE pedition of EA8ED/P to Bateria de San Francisco!
- The Team DX group Orobal, inc. Luis EA5HCC, Andres EA8AAW, Sixto EA8CDW and Antonio EA8ED will be active on the 5th of April 2014 from Bateria de San Francisco, WCA: EA-01912, DCE: GC-010. They plan to work as EA8ED/P on 15, 20 and 40 meters only SSB. QSL via EA8ED. 73 & 11! [tnx info EA8ED].


04/04/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of II4AA to Castello Estense di Ferrara!
- Dario IZ4UEZ will be active from 4th till 6th of April 2014 from Castello Estense di Ferrara, WCA: I-03646, DCI: FE-006 with special call sign II4AA. The special call sign is to celebrate 90 years of the first Radio Club Station in Italy I1AA that was located in the same QTH (Castello Estense) from 1924 till 1926. He plans to work: on 4th of April from 11:00 till 15:30 UTC, on 5th and 6th of April from 07:30 till 15:30 UTC on 40 and 20 meters CW and SSB. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ4UEZ].


03/04/2014 - WCA & COTA-OE pedition of OE3XHA/P to Schloss Drosiedl!
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The members of Radio Club Heidenreichstein (Amateurfunkclub Heidenreichstein) AFCH, inc. Maria OE3MFC, Werner OE3PFS and Rainer OE3RGB will be active on the 3rd of April 2014 from Schloss Drosiedl, WCA: OE--00262, COTA-OE: OE-30262. The plan to work as OE3XHA/P on all bands, starting around 12:00 UTC. QSL via bureau, direct. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database. 73 & 11! [tnx info OE3RGB].

01/04/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL1JKK/P to Castle Steinpleis!
- Karl DL1JKK will be active on the 1st of April 2014 from Castle Steinpleis, WCA: DL-01263, COTA-DL: SAX-157. He plans to work from 07:00 UTC on on 40 and 20 meters as DL1JKK/P. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL1JKK].

____MARCH 2014_____________________________________________________________________________________

28/03/2014 - WCA & ZWP pedition of SP9YFF/P to Zamek Skoczow!
- The members of Silesian Radioamateur Group will be active on the 28th of March 2014 from Zamek Skoczow, WCA: SP-00458, ZWP: GCY07 also work from Reserve Skarpa Wislicka, WWFF; SPFF-253 and Nature & Landscape Group Kaplic o wka w Skoczowie, WWFF: SPFF-475. They plan to work as SP9YFF/P on all bands. For detail information please visit at: www.sp9yff.pl. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database, ZWP and LoTW. 73 & 11! [tnx info SO9DXX].

25/03/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DF0H to Schlossl Linderhof!
- Martin DF3MC wil be active on the 25th of March 2014 from Schloss Linderhof, WCA: DL-03860, COTA-DL: OBB-026. He plans to work from 17:00 UTC on 7.031; 10.121 and 14.031 CW as special callsign DF0H. QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info DF3MC].

20/03/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DO9EGL/P to Roemerkastel Saalburg!
- Bjoern DO9EGL will be active on the 20th of March 2014 from Roemerkastel Saalburg, WCA: DL-02836, COTA-DL: HBN-123. He plans to work as DO9EGL/P from 12:30 till 15:30 UTC on 10m SSB (QRG: 28,551 ±), 15m SSB (QRG: 21,251 ±), 80m SSB (QRG: 3,731 ±). QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info DO9EGL].

15/03/2014 - WCA & ZWP pedition of SP3CMA/1 and SQ3HTK/1 to Castles in Poland!
- Jarek SP3CMA and Waldek SQ3HTK will be active on the 15th of March 2014 from five castles in North-West part of Poland:
- Warnica k. Choszczna, WCA: SP-01253, ZWP: ZSG07;
- Suchan, WCA: SP-01251, ZWP: ZSG05;
- Szadzko, WCA: SP-01252, ZWP: ZSG06;
- Pezinoz. Pansin, WCA: SP-01250, ZSG04;
- Stargard Szczecinski, WCA: SP-01255, ZSG09. They plan to work from 07:15UTC, 1 hour from castle on 40 and 80 meters as SP3CMA/1 and SQ3HTK/1. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info SP3CMA].

15/03/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of IW5AB/P and IZ5GST/P toTorre Degli Agli di Novoli A Firenze and La Torre di Brozzi A Firenze!
- Gilberto IW5AB and Steve IZ5GST will be active on the 15th of March 2014 from Torre Degli Agli di Novoli A Firenze, WCA: I-03963, DCI: FI-202, DAI: TC-0315 and La Torre di Brozzi A Firenze, WCA: I-04077, DCI: FI-316. They plan to work as IW5AB/P and IZ5GST/P on all bands from 09:30 UTC. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ5GST].

15/03/2014 - WCA & BCA & BFORTA pedition of ON3NMR/P to Fort Marchovelette!
- The members of Radio Club Belgradois, ON3NMR will be active on the 15th of March 2014 from Fort Marchovelette, WCA: ON-00491, BCA: NM -059, BFORTA: BFA-002 located in Province of Namur. They Plan to work as ON3NMR/P on 40 meters SSB (+ / - 7.085 MHz) and 15 meters CW. QSL via EURAO: FRA , P.O.Box: 1630 , B-1000 Brussels 1 , Belgium . 73 & 11! [tnx info ON3PCB].


15/03/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL1ASF/P to Castle Obernitz!
- Klaus DL1ASF will be active on the 15th of March 2014 from Castle Obernitz, WCA: DL-01499, COTA-DL: THB-205 as DL1ASF/P. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info DF6EX].

14/03/2014 - New members of WCAG!
- New members of WCAG:
#114, IW0HQU, Samir Demachkie;
#115, UX0UO, Serge A. Petrov. Our congratulations!


09/03/2014 - WCA & BCA pedition of OT6A/P to Fort de Marchovelette!
- Paul ON6DP, Didier ON6YH, Pierre ON7PC, Laurent ON4KGO, Janny ON5PO, Jean ON7ZM, Eric ON7RN and Bruno ON7ZB will be active on the 9th of March 2014 from Fort de Marchovelette, WCA: ON-00491, BCA: NM-059 located in Commune de Fernelmont. They plan to work as OT6A/P on all bands from 08:00 till 13:00 on local time. QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info ON6DP].

08/03/2014
- WCA & DFCF pedition of F8DYD/P to Chateau de Saint Martin l'Ars!
- Patrick F8DYD will be active on the 8th of March 2014 from Chateau de Saint Martin l'Ars, WCA: F-06098, DFCF: 86-113. He plans to work as F8DYD/P on all bands. QSL via Home Call. 73 & 11! [tnx info F8DYD].

01/03/2014 - New members of WCAG!
- New members of WCAG:
#112, DA0WCA, Clubstation DARC-OV-Stiftland;
#113, YT0I, Zoran Ilic. Our congratulations!

01/03/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of IZ6YLM/P to Torre Cancelli di Silvi!
- Fiorello IZ6YLM and Lupi della Majella will be active on the 1st of March 2014 from Torre Cancelli di Silvi, WCA: I-09814, DCI: TE-038 located on Lake Tre Ciminiere, DLI: I6-154. He plans to work as IZ6YLM/P from 07:30 till 11:30 UTC on 40, 20 meters and up to others bands. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info I2JJR].


____FEBRUARY 2014__________________________________________________________________________________

26/02/2014 - WCA & ZWP pedition of SP3CMA/5 to Czerwinsk I and Szerwinsk II Castles!
- Jarek SP3CMA will be active on the 26th of February 2014 from Czerwinsk I Castle, WCA: SP-00980, ZWP: RPN01 and Czerwinsk II Klaszt. Obr. Castle, WCA: SP-00982, ZWP: RPN03 located in Czerwinsk N. Wisla. He plans to work as SP3CMA/5 from 12:00 till 14:00 UTC on 40 meters. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info SP3CMA].

22/02/2014 - WCA & BCA & BFORTA pedition of ON3NMR/P to Fort Dave!
- The members of Radio Club Belgradois, ON3NMR will be active on the 22nd of February 2014 from Fort de Dave, WCA: ON-00488, BCA: NM-056, BFORTA: BFA-001 located in Province of Namur. They plan to work as ON3NMR/P on 40 meters SSB (+/- 7.085 MHz) and 15 meters CW. QSL via EURAO: F.R.A., P.O. Box: 1630, B-1000 Brussels 1, Belgium. 73 & 11! [tnx info ON3PCB].

22/02/2014 - New award programm - BFORTA - Belgian Military Fortification 14-18 Award!
- Peret ON3PCB reports that "BFORTA - Belgian Military Fortification 14-18 Award" award program started. More information at: http://bforta1418.wix.com/bforta. WELCOME! [tnx info ON3PCB].

20/02/2014
- WCA pedition YT9TP/P to Stari Grad!
- As reported Pedja YT9TP, his first fortress activation was on the 16th of February 2014 from Stari Grad, Uzice, WCA: YU-00023. Pedja worked as YT9TP/P. Log was given for WCA E-Log. Photo report here. 73 & 11! [tnx info YT9TP].

17/02/2014 - WCA & ZWP pedition of SP9YFF/P to Grodzjec Castel!
- The operator of Silesian Radioamateur Group will be active on the 17th of February 2014 from Grodzjec Castel, WCA: SP-00442, ZWP: GBB02 also work from Reserve Dolina Lanskiego Potoku, WWFF; SPFF-734 and Reserve Morzyk, WWFF: SPFF-729. They plan to work as SP9YFF/P on all bands. For detail information please visit at: www.sp9yff.pl. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database, ZWP and LoTW. 73 & 11! [tnx info SO9DXX].


16/02/2014 - WCA & ZWP pedition of SQ5SSP/P to Maciejowice-Podzamcze Castle!
- Marcin SQ5SSP will be active on the 16th of February 2014 from Maciejowice-Podzamcze Castle, WCA: SP-00954, ZWP: RGI03. He plans to work as SQ5SSP/P from 09:00 till 11:00 UTC. QSL via bureau to Home Call and E-QSL. 73 & 11! [tnx info SQ5SSP].


15/02/2014 - New members of WCAG!
- New members of WCAG:
#110, SQ8JCB, Mariusz Ciszak;
#111, EA3KX, Santi Sanye. Our congratulations!


15/02/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of IW5AB/P and IZ5GST/P toTorre di Santa Maria O Torelli di Pisa, Torre E Porta del Leone di Pisa and Torre Pendente di Pisa!
- Gilberto IW5AB and Steve IZ5GST will be active on the 15th of February 2014 from Torre di Santa Maria O Torelli di Pisa, WCA: I-07363, DCI: PI-049 and Torre E Porta del Leone di Pisa, WCA: I-07364, DCI: PI-050, DAI: TC-0756 and from Torre Pendente di Pisa, WCA: I-0757, DCI: PI-062, DAI: TC-0757 all references valid for WHSA: WH-IT050. They plan to work as IW5AB/P and IZ5GST/P on all bands from 09:00 UTC. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ5GST].


10/02/2014 - The first 1000 awards of WCA program have issued!
- The first 1000 awards of WCA program have issued on the 10th of February 2014.
Thanks a lot for interest to WCA program and participation in expeditions.


10/02/2014 - New members of WCAG!
- New members of WCAG:
#107, DL1ASF, Klaus Oswald;
#108, IU5AXT, Federica Stefanello;
#109, IW5AB, Gilberto Lepori. Our congratulations!


____JANUARY 2014__________________________________________________________________________________

31/01/2014 - At present time in WCA E-Log were uploaded 1.000.000 QSO of expeditions from castles and fortresses of the world!
- Dear friends!
At present time in WCA E-Log were uploaded 1.000.000 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.

26/01/2014 - WCA & CASHOTA pedition of MA0VEG from Bothwell Castle!
- John MM0VEG will be active on the 26th of January 2014 from Bothwell Castle, WCA: GM-00233, CASHOTA: GM-23, WAB: NS-65. He plans to work from 10:00 UTC on 40 and 20 meters using the Homecoming Scotland special callsign MA0VEG. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info MM0VEG].

25/01/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of IW5AB/P and IZ5GST/P to Castello O Villa Medicea di Cerreto Guidi and Porta a Palagio e Seconda Cerchia Muraria di Cerreto Guidi!
- Gilberto IW5AB and Steve IZ5GST will be active on the 25th of January 2014 from Castello O Villa Medicea di Cerreto Guidi, WCA: I-04467, DCI: FI-706, DAI: TC-1057, WHSA: IT-436 and Porta a Palagio e Seconda Cerchia Muraria di Cerreto Guidi, WCA: I-12861, DCI: FI-739, DAI: TC-1058, WHSA: IT-436. They plan to work as IW5AB/P and IZ5GST/P on all bands from 09:00 UTC. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ5GST].

24/01/2014 - New award programm - Twierdze i Forty w Polsce!
Ireneusz SP6TRX reports that "Twierdze i Forty w Polsce" award program started. More information at: http://www.twierdze.zamkisp.pl . WELCOME! [tnx info SP6TRX].

24/01/2013 - WCA & DCE pedition of EA4RCU/P to Castles of Spain!
- Jose EA4AAA will be active on the 24th of January 2014 from some castles. WCA and DCE information will be on the air. He plans to work as EA4RCU/P. No need your QSL, all QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info EA4AAA].

21/01/2014 - New award programm - German Castles On The Air - COTA-DL!
- Manfred DF6EX and Gerhard DL5AWI reports that the award program of The German Castles "German Castles On The Air - COTA-DL" started. More information at: http://www.cotagroup.org. WELCOME! [tnx info DF6EX & DL5AWI].

19/01/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DA0CW/P to Castle Wildenreuth!
- Manfred DF6EX will be active on the 19th of January 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Castle Wildenreuth, WCA: DL-02825, COTA-DL: BOB-034 located in WWFF: DLFF-093. He plans to work as DA0CW/P on all bands from 09:30 UTC. QSL via bureau. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database and COTA. 73 & 11! [tnx info DF6EX].

19/01/2014 - WCA & ZWP pedition of SP9YFF/P to Rabsztyn Castle!
- The operators of Silesian Radioamateur Group will be active on the 19th of January 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Rabsztyn Castle, WCA: SP-00832, ZWP: MOZ04 located in WWFF: SPFF-093. They plan to work as SP9YFF/P on all bands. For detail information please visit at: www.sp9yff.pl. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database, ZWP and LoTW. 73 & 11! [tnx info SP9UPK].


18/01/2014 - WCA & COTA-RU pedition of RF1A to Petropavlovskaya Fortress!
- Serge RQ1AP will be active on the 18th of January 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Petropavlovskaya Fortress, WCA: UA-00015, COTA-RU: C-015, RDA: SP-16. He plans to work BPSK and SSB as RF1A. QSL via RQ1AP, bureau. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database and COTA-RU E-Log . 73 & 11! [tnx info RQ1AP].


18/01/2014 - WCA- COTA-DL pedition of DL1ASA/P to Tannenberg Castle!
- Tom DL1ASA will be active on the 18th of January 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Tannenberg Castle, WCA: DL-00091, COTA-DL: HBN-016 located in WWFF: DLFF-045 and GMA: DA/HE-247. He plans to work as DL1ASA/P, start 10:00 UTC on 7.033 MHz CW and maybe SSB, also 30 meters CW. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL1ASA].


18/01/2014 - WCA & CASHOTA pedition of MM0DHQ/P from Kilwinning Abbey!
- Arthur MM0DHQ will be active on the 18th and 19th of January 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Kilwinning Abbey, WCA: GM-00235, CASHOTA: GM-235, WAB: NS30. He plans to work as MM0DHQ/P on all bands. QSL via Home Callsign, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info CASHOTA].


18/01/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DF0WCA to Castle of Neuscharffenberg!
- Gerhard DL5AWI will be active on the 18th of january 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Castle of Neuscharffenberg, WCA: DL-01480, COTA-DL: THB-186, SDOK: COTA. He plans to work as DF0WCA on all bands. QSL via bureau. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database and COTA. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL5AWI].


18/01/2014 - WCA & COTA-RU pedition of DA0CW/P to Castle of Falkenberg!
- Manfred DF6EX will be active on the 18th of January 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Castle of Falkenberg, WCA: DL-02335, COTA-DL: BOB-001. He plans to work as DA0CW/P on all bands. QSL via bureau. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database and COTA. 73 & 11! [tnx info DF6EX].


18/01/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL1JKK/P to Netzschkau Castle!
- Karl DL1JKK will be active on the 18th and 19th of January 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Netzschkau Castle, WCA: DL-01266, COTA-DL: SAX-160. He plans to work on 80 and 40 meters. QSL via DL1JKK, bureau and E-QSL. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL1JKK].


18/01/2014 - WCA & COTA-RU pedition of RZ1CWC/P to Fort Konstantin!
- The members of RZ1CWC team inc. Victor R1CBN, Andrew RN1CW and Vladimir UA1CIO will be active on the 18th of January 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Fort Konstantin, WCA: UA-00202, COTA-RU: F-108, RDA: SP-09. The plan to work as RZ1CWC/P on 40, 30, 20 and 17 meters CW and SSB. QSL via RW6HS. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database and COTA-RU E-Log. 73 & 11! [tnx info RZ1CWC].


18/01/2014 - WCA pedition of ES4CASTLE to Spec Fortified and Narva Hermann Castle!
- Anatoly ES4RD will be active on the 18th of January 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Spec Fortified, WCA: ES-00056. On the 19th of January 2014 from Narva Hermann Castle, WCA: ES-00019. He plans to work every day from 05:00 till 12:00 UTC as ES4CASTLE on all bands. QSL via ES4RM. 73 & 11! [tnx info ES4RM].


18/01/2014 - WCA & S5-WCA pedition of S51RU/P to Hompos Castle!
- Marjan S51RU will be active on the 18 th of January 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Hompos Castle (Haus am Bacher) - Pohorje , WCA/S5-WCA: S5- 00 227 . He plans to work as S51RU/P from 0 8 :00 UTC on 40, 30 and 20 meters CW/SSB. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database. QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info S51RU].


18/01/2014 - WCA & DCE pedition of EA8ED/P to Castillo de San Francisco!
- The Team DX group Orobal, inc. Andres Santana EA8AMY, Jose Alfredo EA8CZM, Sixto EA8CDW, Andres Perez EA8AAW and Antonio EA8ED will be active on the 18th of January 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Castillo de San Francisco, WCA: EA-01917, DCE: GC-015. They plan to work as EA8ED/P on 15, 20 and 40 meters only SSB. QSL via EA8ED. 73 & 11! [tnx info EA8ED].


17/01/2014 - WCA & UCFA pedition of EM7UT to Kievskaya Fortress!
- From the 17th till 19th of January 2014 during celebration of 5th anniversary of WCA program foundation (WCA Happy BirthDay) members of Radioclub “Delta” together with members of Kiev's Radioclub will be active from Kievskaya Fortress, WCA: UR-068, UCFA: KV-003, URDA: KV-06, QTH Loc KO50gk. They going to work as special callsign EM7UT on all HF and VHF bands by CW/SSB/Digital/АМ. QSL via UR7UT. 73 & 11! [tnx info UR7UT].


17/01/2014 - WCA & S5-WCA pedition of S50LD/P to Grad Velenje!
- Lovro S50LD will be active on the 17th of January 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Grad Velenje, WCA/S5-WCA: S5-00126. He plans to work as S50LD/P from 06:00 UTC till 10:00 UTC on 40, 20, 15 meters SSB, 2 meters and 70 cm FM. QSL via Home Callsign, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info S50LD].


17/01/2014 - WCA & S5-WCA pedition of S51RU/P to Betnava Castle!
- Marjan S51RU will be active on the 17th of January 2014 and participate in WCA-HBD from Betnava Castle (Windenau) - Maribor, WCA/S5-WCA: S5-00206. He plans to work as S51RU/P from 08:00 UTC on 40, 30 and 20 meters CW/SSB. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database. QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info S51RU].


14/01/2014 - The five WCA-Happy Birth Day!
- On January, 14th will be five years sharp since the date of World Castles Award Program foundation.
In connection with this event on January, 18th and 19th, will take place activity radiohams from castles and fortresses of the world - WCA Happy Birth Day (WCA HBD).
At present we have support from radiohams of some countries who will be active from castles and fortresses their own countries during these days.


12/01/2014 - WCA & ZWP pedition of SP9YFF/P to Wielka Wies Trzewlin Castle!
- The operators of Silesian Radioamateur Group will be active on the 12th of January 2014 from Wielka Wies Trzewlin Castle, WCA: SP-00841, ZWP: MTA03 located in Reserve Panienska Gora, WWFF: SPFF-753. They plan to work as SP9YFF/P on all bands. For detail information please visit at: www.sp9yff.pl. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database and LoTW. 73 & 11! [tnx info SP9UPK].


11/01/2014 - New members of WCAG!
- New members of WCAG:
#105, DK8NW, Christian Reichenthaler;
#106, SQ2TOM, Tomasz Krzyzanowski. Our congratulations!


11/01/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of IW5AB/P and IZ5GST/P to Castello O Villa Magia di Tizzana A Quarrata!
- Gilberto IW5AB and Steve IZ5GST will be active on the 11th of January 2014 from Castello O Villa Magia di Tizzana A Quarrata, WCA: I-07544, DCI: PT-017, WHSA: WH-IT439. They plan to work as IW5AB/P and IZ5GST/P on all bands from 08:00 UTC. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ5GST].


09/01/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL6AP/P to Slawenburg Carnitz!
- Andreas DL6AP will be active on the 9th of January 2014 from Slawenburg Carnitz, WCA: DL-03591, COTA-DL: MVB-322 located in WWFF: DLFF-152. He plans to work as DL6AP/P from 13:00 UTC on 7.024 MHz, RIG 5 watts and LW antenna. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL6AP].


04/01/2014 - WCA & BCA pedition of ON6EF/P to Castle of Middelheim!
- Eddy ON6EF will be active on the 4th of January 2014 from Castle of Middelheim, WCA: ON-00472, BCA: AN-027. He plans to work as ON6EF/P on 40 and 20 meters from 09:00 till 14:00 UTC, RIG: TS-450 - 100 watts and Inv. V antenna. QSL via ON6EF, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info ON6EF].


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31/12/2013 - MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW 2014 YEAR!
- Dear friends! Dear colleagues!
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! We wish all the best in new year!


29/12/2013 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL1JKK/P to Castle Schonfels!
- Karl DL1JKK will be active on the 29th of December 2013 from Castle Schonfels, WCA: DL-01248, COTA-DL: SAX-142. he plans to work as DL1JKK/P on 40 and 80 meters from 09:00UTC. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL1JKK].

29/12/2013 - WCA & DCI pedition of IW5AB/P and IZ5GST/P to Mura del Castello di Monterappoli Ad Empoli and Torrino di Montepal di Ad Empoli!
- Gilberto IW5AB and Steve IZ5GST will be active on the 29th of December 2013 from Mura del Castello di Monterappoli Ad Empoli, WCA: I-12722, DCI: FI-736, DAI: TC-1039/1040 and Torrino di Montepal di Ad Empoli, WCA: I-12723, DCI: FI-737. They plan to work as IW5AB/P and IZ5GST/P on all bands from 09:00 UTC. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ5GST].


21/12/2013 - WCA & COTA-RU pedition of RZ1CWC/P to Petropavlovskaya Fortress!
- Andrew RN1CW will be active on the 21st of December 2013 from Petropavlovskaya Fortress, WCA: UA-00015, COTA-RU: C-015, RDA: SP-16. He plans to work only SSB on 40 and 20 meters as RZ1CWC/P. QSL via RW6HS. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database. 73 & 11! [tnx info RN1CW].


18/12/2013 - New members of WCAG!
- New members of WCAG:
#103, OE7LVI, Viktor Lechner;
#104, DF0WCA, COTA-group Germany. Our congratulations!


14/12/2013 - WCA & DFCF pedition of F8DYD/P to Chateau de Rochefort!
- Patrick F8DYD will be active on the 14th of December 2013 from Chateau de Rochefort, WCA: F-06065, DFCF: 86-112. He plans to work as F8DYD/P on all bands. QSL via Home Call. 73 & 11! [tnx info F8DYD].


10/12/2013 - WCA & DCI pedition of I1ASU/5, I6DHY/5 and IZ5GST/P to Torre Pagliaiola del Borgo di Fucecchio!
- Gian I1ASU, Gianfranco I6DHY and Steve IZ5GST will be active on the 10th of December 2013 from Torre Pagliaiola del Borgo di Fucecchio, WCA: I-04472, DCI: FI-711, DAI: TC-1004/0343, VFOA-23. They plan to work as I1ASU/5, I6DHY/5 and IZ5GST/P on all bands from 07:00 UTC. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ5GST].


07/12/2013 - WCA & DCI pedition of IK1DFH/P and IZ1PHT/P to Torre Palazzo Orengo di La Mortola A Ventimiglia!
- Roby IK1DFH and Omar IZ1PHT will be active on the 7th of December 2013 from Torre Palazzo Orengo di La Mortola A Ventimiglia, WCA: I-11882, DCI: IM-171, WWFF: IFF-376. They plan to work as IK1DFH/P and IZ1PHT/P from 13:00 UTC. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IK1DFH].


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28/11/2013 - WCA & DCI pedition of IQ4FA to Mura Medievali di Ferrara and Porta Della Ghiara di Ferrara!
- Association of Italian Radioamateurs (ARI), branch of city of Ferrara, organizes activation of the following DCI & WCA objects:
 - Mura Medievali di Ferrara, WCA: I-03678, DCI: FE-038 on the 30th of November 2013 from 10 till 13 UTC;
 - Porta Della Ghiara di Ferrara, WCA: I-03688, DCI: FE-048 on the 30th of November 2013 from 14 till 17 UTC and on the 1st of December 2013 from 10 till 14 UTC.
They plan to work on 40 and 20 meters as IQ4FA. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ4UEZ].


23/11/2013 - WCA & DCI pedition of IK1DFH/P and IK1GHI/P to Torre Campanaria della Chiesa San Michele di Pigna!
- Roby IK1DFH and Rino IK1GHI will be active on the 23th of November 2013 from Torre Campanaria della Chiesa San Michele di Pigna, WCA: I-12707, DCI: IM-198, DAI: LG-0195. They plan to work as IK1DFH/P and IK1GHI/P from 13:00 UTC. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IK1DFH].


16/11/2013 - WCA & COTA-OE pedition of OE7LVI/P to Schrofenstein Castle!
- Viktor OE7LVI will be active on the 16th of November 2013 from Schrofenstein Castle, WCA: OE-01108, COTA-OE: OE71108. He plans to work from 10:00 UTC on 14.200 (+/- QRM) as OE7LVI/P. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database. QSL via bureau, direct, LOTW, request. 73 & 11! [tnx info OE7LVI].


16/11/2013 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DF0WCA to Castles of Germany!
- Gerhard DL5AWI will be active on the 16th and 17th of November 2013 from Castle Hallburg, WCA: DL-003328, COTA-DL: FBN-771 and from Fortress Marienberg, WCA: DL-03217, COTA-DL: FBN-600. He plans to work as DF0WCA and to give special DOK COTA. QSL via DL5AWI. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL5AWI].


13/11/2013 - WCA pedition of JA1JCF/P to Hachigata Castle!
- Nobi JA1JCF will be active on the 13th of November 2013 from Hachigata Castle, WCA: JA-00023 located in Osato-gun, Saitama. He plans to work as JA1JCF/P. QSL via bureau or direct. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database. 73 & 11! [tnx info JA1JCF].


11/11/2013 - WCA & BCA pedition of ON3NMR/P to Fort de Suarlee!
- The members of Radio Club Belgradois, ON3NMR will be active on the 11th of November 2013 from Fort de Suarlee, WCA: ON-00483, BCA: NM-051 located in Province of Namur. They plan to work as ON3NMR/P from 07:00 till 12:00 UTC on 40 meters SSB (+/- 7.085 MHz). QSL via EURAO: F.R.A., P.O. Box: 1630, B-1000 Brussels 1, Belgium. 73 & 11! [tnx info ON3PCB].

10/11/2013 - WCA & BCA pedition of ON7ZC/P and ON4ZB/P to Chateau Bivort de Fontaine l'Eveque!
- Pierre ON7ZC and Michel ON4BZ will be active on the 10th of November 2013 from Chateau Bivort de Fontaine l'Eveque, WCA: ON-00464, BCA: HT-107. They plan to work as ON7ZC/P and ON4ZB/P from 09:00 till 12:00 of local time mainly on 40 meters CW/SSB. QSL via ON7ZC, bureau or direct. Log will be uploaded into the WCA database. 73 & 11! [tnx info ON7ZC].


09/11/2013 - WCA pedition of ES4CASTLE to Narva Castle!
- Serge ES4RM will be active on the 9th of November 2013 from Narva Castle, WCA: ES-00019. He plans to work as Special Callsign of Narva Museum ES4CASTLE from 07:00 UTC. QSL via ES4RM, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info ES4RM].


09/11/2013 - WCA & DCI pedition of I2JJR/6, IZ6YLM/P and IW6NZY/p to Castello di Tione degli Abruzzi and Torre dell'Orologioa Tione d. Abruzzi!
- The members of Lupi della Majella Team, inc. Augusto I2JJR, Fiorello IZ6YLM and Silvino IW6NZY will be active on the 9th of November 2013 from Castello di Tione degli Abruzzi, WCA: I-00654, DCI: AQ-082 and Torre dell'Orologioa Tione d. Abruzzi, WCA: I-00655, DCI: AQ-083 located in Parco Regionale Sirente Velino, WWFF: IFF-175. They plan to work as I2JJR/6, IZ6YLM/P and IW6NZY/P from 07:30 till 11:30 UTC on 40 and 20 meters only SSB. QSL via to Home Calls. 73 & 11! [tnx info I2JJR].


09/11/2013 - WCA & DMHP pedition of CU3AA/P to Ermida de Sao Luis and Imperio de Sao Luis!
- Joao, CU3AA, will be QRV on 9th November 2013 as CU3AA/p from Ermida de Sao Luis (WCA CT-02015, no DMHP yet, DMP 1901, DDFP AGH-15) and Imperio de Sao Luis (WCA CT-01627, DMHP AZ-135, IDES-010, DMP 1901, DDFP AGH-15), Sao Bento parish, Angra do Heroismo, Ilha Terceira (EU-175, DIP AZ-003, PIP AC-003, WLOTA 0524). Activity will be on 40-10m CW and SSB after 16h UTC. QSL via home call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info ICPO/VA3RJ].


07/11/2013 - WCA & CASHOTA pedition of GM100RSGB to Kilwinning Abbey!
- The operators of special callsign GM100RSGB (celebrating 100 years of RSGB) will be active on the 7th and 8th of November 2013 from Kilwinning Abbey, WCA: GM-00235, CASHOTA: GM-235. They plans to work on all bands. QSL via Club Log (OQRS). 73 & 11! [tnx info DXNL].


06/11/2013 - New official co-ordinator of WCA program!
- New official co-ordinator of WCA program, in:
- Oman: A41MA Younis Albuloushi a41ma@hotmail.com
73 & 11! From Castles and Fortresses of the World!


05/11/2013 - WCA & DCI pedition of IK1DFH/P, IK1AIL/P and IZ1OQB/P to Cinta Muraria di Taggia!
- Roby IK1DFH, Gio IK1AIL and Pino IZ1OQB will be active on the 5th of November 2013 from Cinta Muraria di Taggia, WCA: I-12809, DCI: IM-208. They plans to work as Home Call/Portable fro 14:00 UTC on all bands. QSL via HC, bureau or direct. 73 &11! [tnx info IK1DFH].


01/11/2013 - WCA pedition of 7T9A to Fort Santa Cruz!
- In honour of celebrating the 50th anniversary of ARA foundation (1963-2013) members of ARA, inc. Toufik 7X2DE, Afif 7X2RO, Kamel 7X2GK, Amalou 7X2MV and Ziar 7X2ZO will be active on the 1st of November 2013 from Fort Santa Cruz , WCA: 7X-00013 located on Mount Murdjadjo (429 meters) . They plan to work as special callsign 7T9A on all bands, all modes. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info 7X2RO].


01/11/2013 - WCA & DCE pedition of EA8ED/P to Casa Fuerte de Agaete!
- The Team DX group Orobal, inc. Sixto EA8CDW, Andres EA8AAW and Antonio EA8ED will be active on the 1st of November 2013 from Casa Fuerte de Agaete, WCA: EA-06077, DCE: GC-018. They plan to work as EA8ED/P on 15, 20 and 40 meters only SSB. QSL via EA8ED. 73 & 11! [tnx info EA8ED].


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27/10/2013 - WCA & DCI pedition of I2JJR/6, IZ6YLM/P and IW6NZY/P to Castle of Beffi and Castle of Roccapreturo!
- The members of Lupi della Majella Team, inc. Augusto I2JJR, Fiorello IZ6YLM and Silvino IW6NZY will be active on the 27th of October 2013 from Castle of Beffi, WCA: I-00573, DCI: AQ-001 and Castle of Roccapreturo, WCA: I-00574, DCI: AQ-002 located in Parco Regionale Sirente Velio, WWFF: IFF-175. They plan to work with two station 40 and 20 meters and up, only SSB as Home Call/P from 07:30 till 11:30 UTC. QSL via HC, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info I2JJR].

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