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____ JULY 2015________________________________________________________________________________

05/07/2015 - WCA & DFCF pedition of F/DL8JJ/P toFort de l'Ile du Large!
- Emil, DL8JJ plans to activate Ile du Large (DIFM MA-001, WW Loc. IN99KL), Iles Saint Marcouf (EU-081, WLOTA 0060), Basse Normandie, France, between 5-11th July, 2015. QRV as F/DL8JJ/p on 160-10 metre CW and SSB. This activation is also good for the Ile du Large lighthouse (DPLF PB-052, ARLHS FRA-055, WLOTA 0060) and the Fort de l’Ile du Large (DFCF 50-013, WCA F-02100). l’Ile du Large also makes up part of Iles Saint-Marcouf nature reserve. QSL goes via LZ1JZ, direct or Bureau. Further info and updates at: www.dl8jj.darc.de/ 73 & 11! [tnx info ICPO].

____ MAY 2015_________________________________________________________________________________

16/05/2015 - WCA & COTA-PA pedition of PC6LC to Castle Loevestein!
- Marcel PD2MZ will be active on the 16th and 17th of May 2015 from Castle Loevestein, WCA/COTA-PA: PA-00164. He plans to work as special callsign PC6LC on all bands. QSL info via PD2MZ, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info PD2MZ].


____ APRIL 2015________________________________________________________________________________

19/04/2015 - WCA pedition of YT2KID/P to Petrus Fortress!
- Dragan YT2KID will be active on the 19th of April 2015 from Petrus Fortress, WCA: YU-00031. He plans to work as YT2KID/P only SSB on 7.131, 14.251 and 18.131. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YT2KID].


18/04/2015 - WCA & DCFP & DMHP pedition of CR5PS to Fortress of Sagres!
- The members of Portuguese Navy Hamradio Group will be active on the 18th of April 2015 and participate in International Day of Monuments and Sites from Fortress of Sagres, WCA: CT-00230, DCFP: F-054, DMHP: FR-037. They plan to work as CR5PS CW and SSB on all bands. QSL via CS5NRA, info on QRZ.COM. 73 & 11! [tnx info CT1CZT].


____ MARCH 2015_______________________________________________________________________________

29/03/2015 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DH0KAA/P to Burg Blessem and Schloss Gracht!
- Ingo DH0KAA will be active on the 29th of March 2015 from Burg Blessem WCA: DL-03793, COTA-DL: KAB-046 and Schloss Gracht, WCA: DL-03554, COTA-DL: KAB-038 located in Naturpark Rheinland, WWFF: DLFF-102. He plans to work on 40, 20 meters as DHØKAA/P . QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info DH0KAA].

29/03/2015
- WCA pedition of LZ2OQV/P to The Royal Palace and Serdica Fortress!
- Georgi LZ2OQV/1 will be active on the 29th of March 2015 from The Royal Palace, WCA: LZ-00019 and Serdica Fortress, WCA: LZ-00025. He plans to work as LZ2OQV/P only CW on 20 meters with QRP – 2 watts from 10:00 till 13:00 UTC. QSL via Home Callsign, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info LZ2OQV/1].


28/03/2015 - WCA & UCFApedition of UT7NW/P to Medzhibozh Castle!
- Vitaly UT7NW will be active on the 28th of March 2015 from Medzibozh Castle, WCA: UR-00023, UCFA: HM-005, URDA: HM-12. He plans to work as UT7NW/P on 40 and 20 meters CW/SSB from 09:00 UTC. QSL via home call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info UT7NW].


28/03/2015 - WCA & DCI pedition of IZ0ARL/5 and IQ5WT/P!
- Maurizio IZ0ARL and operators of IQ5WT will be active on the 28th of March 2015 from:
WCA: I-07566, DCI: PT-039, DAI: TC-1044;
WCA: I-12767, DCI: PT-118, DAI: TC-1045. They plan to work as IZ0ARL/5 and IQ5WT/P on 7.177, 14.308 and 18.133 MHz (+/- 3KHz) from 08:00 UTC. QSL via bureau to home calls. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ5GST].


28/03/2015 - WCA & RFA & RHO pedition of YO6EX/P to Tapu Fortified Church!
- Vasile YO6EX will be active on the 28th of March 2015 from Tapu Fortified Church, WCA: YO-00475, RFA/RHO: SB-F58 located in WWFF: YOFF-569. He plans to work as YO6EX/P CW on freq: 7.030, 10.124, 14.040, 18.084 +- QRM and possible SSB only on 18 MHz. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YO6EX].

26/03/2015 - New members of WCAG!
- New members of WCAG:
#136, F4DTO Franck Menard;
#137, F4GFE Patrick Menard. Our congratulations!


 
22/03/2015 - II Concurso Castillos en el Aire DCE 1.0! 
- A traditional activity day of Spanish castles (II Concurso Castillos en el Aire DCE 1.0) will take place on the 22nd of March. Detail information at:
http://acracb.org/dce/index.php/16-otros/127-iiº-concurso-castillos-en-el-aire-2015

22/03/2015 - WCA & DCE pedition of EA4RCU/P to Pinto Castle!
- Jose EA4AAA will be active on the 22nd of March 2015 from Pinto Castle, WCA: EA-03675, DCE: CM-014. He plans to work as EA4RCU/P on 40 and 20 (14.251) meters on SSB only. No need QSL, all QSL via bureau automatically. 73 & 11! [tnx info EA4AAA].


 21/03/2015 - ZA Castles- ZA.WCA! 
- Franck F4DTO and Patrick F4GFE report have founded ZA Castles (ZA.WCA). A list and further information to be found at: http://zaff-wca.za.monsite-orange.fr/index.html. [tnx info F4DTO/F4GFE]. 

21/03/2015 - New member of WCAG!
- New member of WCAG:
#135, LZ1YLE Elena Zhalova. Our congratulations!


19/03/2015 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DH0KAA/P to Schloss Tuernich!
- Ingo DH0KAA will be active on the 19th of March 2015 from Schloss Tuernich, WCA: DL-03542, COTA-DL: KAB-026 located in Naturpark Rheinland, WWFF: DLFF-102. He plans to work on 40 meters as DH0KAA/P from 15:00 UTC. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info DH0KAA].


18/03/2015 - New members of WCAG!
- New members of WCAG:
#131, EW7BU, Alexander Dindikov;
#132, EU7WW, Amateur Radio Club of Bobruysk;
#133, LZ1NY, Victor Marinov;
#134, LZ1CM, Donka Genadieva. Our congratulations!


17/03/2015 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DF8KY/P to Burg Gerolstein!
- Joe DF8KY will be active on the 17th of March 2015 from Burg Gerolstein, WCA: DL-01063, COTA-DL: RPB-384. He plans to work as DF8KY/P at 15:00 UTC on 14.044 and at 15:30 UTC on 7.024 CW. Rig: FT817 (QRP 5w) Ant HyEnd Feed. QSL via bureau to Home Call. 73 & 11! [tnx info DF8KY].


15/03/2015 - WCA & DCI pedition of IK6GZM/P to Castello di Venarotta!
- Gianluca IK6GZM will be active on the 15th of March 2015 from Castello di Venarotta, WCA: I-13135, DCI: AP-110. He plans to work as IK6GZM/P on 20 and 40 meters. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IK6GZM].


15/03/2015 - WCA & CASHOTA-EI pedition of EI1NC/P to Elizabeth Fort!
- The members of North Cork Radio Group will be active on the 15th of March 2015 from Elizabeth Fort, WCA: EI-00347, CASHOTA-EI: EI-026/C. They plan to work on all bands as EI1NC/P. QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info DXNL].


15/03/2015 - WCA pedition of LZ2OQV/P to Vrana Palace!
- Georgi LZ2OQV/1 will be active on the 15th of March 2015 from Vrana Palace, WCA: LZ-00026. He plans to work as LZ2OQV/P only CW on 10 meters with QRP – 2 watts from 09:00 till 11:00 UTC. QSL via Home Callsign, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info LZ2OQV/1].

15/03/2015 - WCA & COTA-RU pedition of UA1AVA/P and RA1ABH/P to Koporje Fortress!
- Vladimir UA1AVA and Grigory RA1ABH will be active on the 15th of March 2015 from Koporje Fortress, WCA: UA-00008, COTA-RU: C-108, RDA: LO-30.They plan to work QRP from 09:00 UTC as Home Calls/P. QSL via Home Calls, only direct or E-QSL. 73 & 11! [tnx info UA1AVA].


14/03/2015 - WCA pedition of LZ1NY/P, LZ1CM/P and LZ1YLE/P to Asenova Fortress!
- The members of LZ1KIS, inc. Victor LZ1NY, Donka LZ1CM (YL) and Eli LZ1YLE (YL) will be active on the 14th of March 2015 from Asenova Fortress, WCA: LZ-00002 located near of Plovdiv. They plan to work mostly on 20 meters SSB and possible on 10 and 15 meters from 09:00 UTC as Home Calls/P. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info LZ1NY].

07/03/2015 - WCA & DCS of HB9DRM/P to Seeschloss!
- Thomas HB9DRM will be active on the 7th of March 2015 from Seeschloss, WCA: HB-00023, DCS: AG-023 located in Hallwilersee Landscapes and Natural Monuments of Nat. Importance (Aargauer part), WWFF: HBFF-151. He plans to work as HB9DRM/P on 40 and 20 meters only SSB from 09:00 till 12:00 UTC.QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info HB9TZA].

07/03/2015 - WCA & RFA & RHO pedition of YO6EX/P to Tarnavioara Fortified Church!
- Vasile YO6EX will be active on the 7th of March 2015 from Tarnavioara Fortified Church, WCA: YO-00984, RFA/RHO: SB-F96. He plans to work as YO6EX/P only CW on freq: 7.030, 10.124, 14.040, 18.084 and 21.040 +- QRM. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YO6EX].


04/03/2015 - New member of WCAG!
- New member of WCAG:
#130, SP7WLU, Wojciech Adamiak. Our congratulations!


01/03/2015 - WCA activity 8N3HC from Himeji-jo Castle!
- Look for 8N3HC to be active on all bands and modes between 1st March and 31st May 2015 to celebrate the Grand Opening of a World Heritage Site Himeji-jo Castle (WCA reference JA-00035). Himeji-jo Castle is a hilltop Japanese castle complex located in Himeji, in Hyogo prefecture, Kansai region on Honshu island (AS-007, WLOTA 2376), Japan. The castle is regarded as the finest surviving example of prototypical Japanese castle architecture, comprising a network of 83 buildings with advanced defensive systems from the feudal period. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. QSL via the JARL QSL Bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info ICPO].


____ FEBRUARY 2015___________________________________________________________________________

28/02/2015 - WCA activity of LZ2OQV to Baba Vida, Bdin and Vidin Kale Fortresses!
- Georgi LZ2OQV/1 will be active from 28th ofFebruary till 2nd of March 2015 from Baba Vida Fortress, WCA : LZ-00003 and Bdin Fortress, WCA: LZ-00006 also Vidin Kale, WCA: LZ-00159. He plans to work as LZ2OQV on 40 and 20 meters CW/SSB. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info LZ2OQV].


27/02/2015  - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DH0KAA/P to Ruine Brueggen!
- Ingo DH0KAA will be active on the 27th of 28th of february 2015 from Ruine Brueggen, WCA: DL-03546, COTA-DL: KAB-030 located in Naturpark Rheinland, WWFF: DLFF-102. He plans to work on 20 and 40 meters as DH0KAA/P. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11![tnx info DH0KAA].


23/02/2015 - WCA& DCI pedition of IZ5GST/0 and IQ5WT/0 to Palazzo Ducale Fortificato di giovanni Patrizio Imperiale di Gaeta!
- On 23 February 2015 Stefano IZ5GST/0 and ARS Valdinievole IQ5WT/0 will activate several castle and lighthouses - starting about 0830z Palazzo Ducale Fortificato di Giovanni Patrizio Imperiale di Gaeta (DCI LT-108, WCA I-05631, DAI LZ-0158, WAIL LA-006, ARLHS ITA-105). About 1130z from Torre Cervia di San Felice Circeo (DCI LT-039, WCA I-05562, WAIL LA-003, ARLHS ITA-009). Starting 1430z from Capo d'Anzio lighthouse (WAIL LA-002, ARLHS ITA-012). QRV on 7.177 and 14.308 MHz (+/- 5kHz) SSB. QSL via home calls, Bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info ICPO].


22/02/2015 - WCA & BCA pedition of ON4CRD/P to Tillier and Tronquoy Castles!
- The members of Club Radio Durnal (CRD) ON4CRD will be active on the 22nd of February 2015 from two references:
- Castle of Tillier, WCA: ON-02379, BCA: NM-339 in the morning at 07:30 UTC;
- Castle of Tronquoy, WCA: ON-01910, BCA: NM-286 in the afternoon at 11:00 UTC. They plan to work as ON4CRD/P on all bands.QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info ON7RN].


21/02/2015 - WCA & ZWP pedition of SP3CMA/2 and SQ3HTK/2 to Castles in North of Poland!
- Jarek SP3CMA and Waldek SQ3HTK will be active on the 21st of February 2015 from several castles located in North part of Poland:
- Bydgoszcz II Castle, WCA: SP-00884, ZWP: PMB02 from 07:40 till 08:40 UTC;
- BydgoszczI Castle, WCA: SP-00884, ZWP: PMB01 from 09:50 till 10:50 UTC;
- Pien Castle, WCA: SP-00886, ZWP: PBY02 from 12:10 till 13:10 UTC;
- Unislaw Pomorski Castle, WCA: SP-00891, ZWP: PCL05 from 14:20 till 15:20 UTC. They plan to work as SP3CMA/2and SQ3HTK/2 mainly on 40 meters. QSL via bureau to Home Calls. 73 & 11! [tnx info SP3CMA].


21/02/2015 - WCA & RFA & RHO pedition of YO6EX/P to Tarnava Fortified Church!
- Vasile YO6EX will be active on the 21stth of February 2015 from Tarnava Fortified Church, WCA/RFA: YO-00983, RHO: SB-F95. He plans to work as YO6EX/P, CW on freq: 7.030, 10.124, 14.040, 18.084, 21.040 and SSB: 7.131, 14.251, 18.131, 21.251 +- QRM. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YO6EX].


20/02/2015 - New official co-ordinator of WCA program!
- New official co-ordinator of WCA program, in:
- Bosnia and Herzegovina: E72AW Sadmir Avdic a.sadmir@live.com
73 & 11! From Castles and Fortresses of the World!


20/02/2015 - New award programm -Romanian Fortress on the air - RFA!
- Vasile YO6EX reports that "Romanian Fortress on the air - RFA" award program started. More information at: http://romanian-fortress.blogspot.com . WELCOME! [tnx info YO6EX].


20/02/2015 - New member of WCAG!
- New member of WCAG:
#129, EC7RC, Juan Jose Salvador Belmonte. Our congratulations!


15/02/2015 - WCA Pedition of YT2KID/P to Koznik Castle!
- Dragan YT2KID will be active on the 15th of February 2015 from Koznik Castle, WCA: YU-00007. He plans to work as YT2KID/P on 40, 20 and 10 meters band. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YT2KID].


07/02/2015 - WCA pedition of LZ2OQV/P to Baba Vida, Bdin and Vidin Kale Fortresses!
- Georgi LZ2OQV/1 will be active on the 7th and 8th of February 2015 from Baba Vida Fortress, WCA : LZ-00003 and Bdin Fortress, WCA: LZ-00006 also Vidin Kale, WCA: LZ-00159. He plans to work as LZ2OQV/P on 40 and 20 meters CW/SSB. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info LZ2OQV].


03/02/2015 - First WCA pedition from Namibian Fortresses. Fort Curt von Francois-Feste as V5/DL4MFM!
- Mario DL4MFM going to work on the 2nd and the 3rd of February from Fort Curt von Francois-Feste (von Francois Fort), WCA: V5-00005. He plans to work as V5/DL4MFM. QSL via bureau or direct to Home Call. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL4MFM].


____JANUARY 2015_____________________________________________________________________________

24/01/2015 - WCA pedition of 4Z5MK/M to Castellum Regis!
- Eitan 4Z5MK will be active on the 24th of January 2015 from Castellum Regis, WCA: 4X-00014. He plans to work as 4Z5MK/M on 20 and 15 meters from 10:00 till 14:00 UTC. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info 4Z5MK].


23/01/2015 - WCA & ZWP pedition of SP9YFF/P to Mountain Ranges around the Gorce and Pieniny!
- Operators of SP9YFF team will be active from the 23th till 25th of January 2015 from Mountain Ranges around the Gorce and Pieniny. The plans activation objects:
- Myslenice 1 Castle, WCA: SP-00794, ZWP: MMQ02 located in Rezerwat Przyrody Zamczysko nad Raba, WWFF: SPFF-0755, PGA: MQ03;
- Czorsztyn Castle, WCA: SP-00812, ZWP: MNT01 located in Rezerwat Zamek Czorsztyn, WWFF: SPFF-1035, PGA: NT03;
- Rezerwat Przyrody Zielone Skalki, WWFF: SPFF-0559, PGA: NT07;
- Gorczanski Park Narodowy, WWFF: SPFF-0007, PGA: LI09;
- N2k Torfowiska Orawsko-Nowotarskie, WWFF: SPFF-0560, PGA: NT08.
They plan to work on all bands as SP9YFF/P. For detail information please visit at: http://www.sp9yff.pl . Log will be uploaded into the WCA database, ZWP and LOTW. 73 & 11! [tnx info SPYFF].


21/01/2015 - New member of WCAG!
- New member of WCAG:
#128, LZ2OQV, Georgi Aleksov. Our congratulations!


17/01/2015 - WCA & RHO pedition of YO6EX/P to Ighisu Nou Fortress and Medias Fortress!
- Vasile YO6EX will be active on the 17th of January 2015 and participate in WCA-HBD from Ighisu Nou Fortress, WCA: YO-00448, RHO: SB-F31. On the 18th of January 2015 from Medias Fortress, WCA; YO-00452, RHO: SB-F35. He plans to work as YO6EX/P only CW on freq: 7.030, 10.124, 14.040, 18.084 and 21.040 +- QRM. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YO6EX].


17/01/2015 - WCA & COTA-RU pedition of RZ1CWC/P to Fort Peotr Pervy!
- Operators of RZ1CWC team inc. Victor R1CBN, Andrew RN1CW, Vladimir UA1CIO and Serge UA1AIR will be active on the 17th of January 2015 and participate in WCA-HBD from Fort Peotr Pervy, WCA: UA-00209, COTA-RU: F-115, RDA: SP-09 located on Kotlin Island, IOTA: EU-133, RRA: RR-01-06. We going to work on all bands by CW, SSB and Digital as RZ1CWC/p (QSL via RW6HS). Log will be uploaded to WCA E-LOG and COTA-RU E-Log. 73 & 11! [tnx info RZ1CWC].


17/01/2015 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DH0KAA/P to Schloss Gymnich!
- Ingo DH0KAA will be active on the 17th of January 2015 and participate in WCA-HBD from Schloss Gymnich, WCA: DL-03555, COTA-DL: KAB-039., He plans to work on 20, 40 and 80 meters as DH0KAA/P. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info DH0KAA].


17/01/2015 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL1JKK/P to Mylau Burg and Neumark. Schloss und Rittrgut!
- Karl DL1JKK will be active on the 17th of January 2015 and participate in WCA-HBD from Mylau Burg, WCA: DL-01267, COTA-DL: SAX-161. On the the 18th of January 2015 from Neumark. Schloss und Rittrgut, WCA: DL-04461, COTA-DL: SAX-280. He plans to work as DL1JKK/P from 10:00 UTC. QSL via Home Call. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL1JKK].


17/01/2015 - WCA & ZWP pedition of SP9YFF/8 to Lukow Castle!
- Mario SP8P will be active on the 17th of January 2015 and participate in WCA-HBD from Lukow Castle, WCA: SP-00726, ZWP: LLW02. He plans to work as SP9YFF/8 on all bands. For detail information please visit at: http://www.sp9yff.pl . Log will be uploaded into the WCA database, ZWP and LOTW. 73 & 11! [tnx info SP9UPK].


17/01/2015 - WCA & UCFA pedition of EM7UT to Tumasch Fortress!
- Serge UR7UT will be active on the 17th and 18th of January 2015 and participate in WCA-HBD from Tumasch Fortress, WCA: UR-00215, UCFA: KO-010, URA: URA-048, URDA: KO-22, QRA Loc. KO50gd. He plans to work as EM7UT on all bands as CW and SSB. QSL via UR7UT, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info UR7UT].


17/01/2015 - The six WCA-Happy Birth Day!
- On January, 14th will be six years sharp since the date of World Castles Award Program foundation.
In connection with this event on January, 17th and 18th, 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.


11/01/2015 - WCA & DCS-SSD pedition of HB9FBG/P to Casa dei Landfogti!
- Mauro HB9FBG will be active on the 11th of January 2015 from Casa dei Landfogti, WCA: HB-00608, DCS-SSD: TI-052 located in Sessa, Canton Ticino. He plans to work as HB9FBG/P from 11:00 UTC on 40 and other bands (preference WARC). QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info HB9TZA].


08/01/2015 - New official co-ordinators of WCA program - UPDATE!
- New official co-ordinators of WCA program, in:
- Serbia: YU1TY Ljubisa Trnkic yu1ty@yahoo.com , YU2U Milovan Rile Ristic rile@kladovonet.com , YT2KID Dragan Ivanovic vitezyt2kid@gmail.com
73 & 11! From Castles and Fortresses of the World!


____DECEMBER 2014_____________________________________________________________________________

31/12/2014 - MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW 2015 YEAR!
- Dear friends! Dear colleagues!
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! We wish all the best in new year!


24/12/2014 - WCA pedition of LZ2OQV/P to Baba Vida and Bdin Fortresses!
- Georgi LZ2OQV/1 will be active from the 24th of December 2014 till 3rd of January 2015 from Baba Vida Fortress, WCA : LZ-00003 and Bdin Fortress, WCA: LZ-00009. He plans to work as LZ2OQV/P on 40 meters CW/SSB and possible on 80 and 20 meters. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info LZ2OQV].

21/12/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of IZ5GST/P to Torri del Borgo Fortificato di San Casciano in Val di Pesa, Cassero E Cinta Muraria Poligonale di San Casciano in Val di Pesa, Porte di San Donato in Poggio A Tavarnelle Val di Pesa and Cinta Muraria Borgo San Donato in Poggio A Tavarnelle Val di Pesa!
- Steve IZ5GST will be active on the 21st of December 2014 from Torri del Borgo Fortificato di San Casciano in Val di Pesa, WCA: I-03846, DCI: FI-085, DAI: TC-0603 and Cassero E Cinta Muraria Poligonale di San Casciano in Val di Pesa, WCA: I-04442, DCI: FI-681, DAI: TC-0603 start about in 09:00 UTC. From 13:00 UTC planned to work from Porte di San Donato in Poggio A Tavarnelle Val di Pesa, WCA: I-03857, DCI: FI-096, DAI: TC-1050 and Cinta Muraria Borgo San Donato in Poggio A Tavarnelle Val di Pesa, WCA: I-04448, DCI: FI-687, DAI: TC-1050. They plan to work as Home Callsign/P on 40 (7.177), 30 (10.147) and 20 (14.308) meters SSB and Digital mode from 09:00 UTC. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ5GST].


20/12/2014 - WCA & DFCF pedition of F8DYD/P to Chateau de la Reaute!
- Patrick F8DYD will be active on the 20th of December 2-014 from Chateau de la Reaute, WCA: F-06191, DFCF: 86-119, DLF: 86-006. He plans to work as F8DYD/P on 40 and 80 meters. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info F6FNA].


13/12/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of IW5AB/P and IZ5GST/P to Torre di San Martino Alla Palma A Scandicci and Torre Campanaria di San Martino Alla Palma A Scandicci!
- Gilberto IW5AB and Steve IZ5GST and IZ5MMW will be active on the 13th of December 2014 from Torre di San Martino Alla Palma A Scandicci, WCA: I-04130, DCI: FI-369, DAI: TC-1090 and Torre Campanaria di San Martino Alla Palma A Scandicci, WCA: I-04279, DCI: FI-518, DAI: TC-1090. They plan to work as Home Callsign/P on 40 (7.177), 30 (10.147) and 20 (14.308) meters SSB and Digital modes from 09:00 UTC. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ5GST].

06/12/2014 - WCA Pedition of YT2KID/P to Koznik Castle!
- Dragan YT2KID will be active on the 6th of December 2014 from Koznik Castle, WCA: YU-00007. He plans to work as YT2KID/P on 40 (7.151), 20 (14.251) and 17 (18.130) meters band. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YT2KID].


____NOVEMBER 2014_________________________________________________________________________________

16/11/2014 - New official co-ordinator of WCA program!
- New official co-ordinator of WCA program, in:
- Venezuela: YV1GJW Eduardo Guanipa Morillo yv1gjw@gmail.com
73 & 11! From Castles and Fortresses of the World!

16/11/2014 - WCA & BCA pedition of ON7ZC/P and ON4BZ/P to chateau Bivort!
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Pierre ON7ZC and Michel ON4BZ will be active on the 16th of November 2014 from Chateau Bivort, WCA: ON-00464, BCA: HT-107. They plan to work as ON7ZC/P and ON4BZ/P from 08:00 UTC on 7.131 and 14.251 only SSB. For Special QSL instruction please visit on ON7ZC - QRZ.COM. 73 & 11! [tnx info ON7ZC].

16/11/2014 - WCA Pedition of YT2KID/P to Lazarev Citadel!
- Dragan YT2KID will be active on the 16th of November 2014 from Lazarev Citadel, WCA: YU-00008, on the occasion of 666 years since the founding of the guards spear knights SV.Djorda which was established in 1348 year . He plans to work as YT2KID/P on 40 (7.151), 20 (14.251) and 17 (18.130) meters band. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YT2KID].


15/11/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL4ABB/P, DL4OCE/P, DO7ALE/P and DO1ELM/P to Burgruine Lichtenberg Salzgitter!
- Peter DL4ABB, Arne DL4OCE, Andre DO7ALE (DG3AZ) and Andreas DO1ELM will be active on the 15th of November 2014 from Burgruine Lichtenberg Salzgitter, Niedersachsen, WCA: DL-04278, NSB-138. They plan to work as Home Call/Portable on 40 and 20 meters CW/SSB, on 15 meters PSK31/SSB and 2 meters SSB. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info DO1ELM].


15/11/2014 - WCA pedition of LZ2OQV/P to Royal Palace!
- Georgi LZ2OQV/1 will be active on the 15th and 16th of November 2014 from Royal Palace, WCA : LZ-00019. He plans to work as LZ2OQV/P on 20 meters CW/SSB and possible on 17, 15 and 10 meters. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info LZ2OQV].

12/11/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DLJKK/P to Castle Neumak!
- Karl DL1JKK will be active on the 12th of November 2014 from Castle Neumak, WCA: DL-04461, COTA-DL: SAX-280. He plans to work as DL1JKK/P on 40 and 20 meters from 08:00 UTC. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL1JKK].


11/11/2014 - New official co-ordinators of WCA program!
- New official co-ordinators of WCA program, in:
- Albania: ZA/F4DTO Franck Menard and ZA/F4GFE Patrick Menard f4dto.franck_f4gfe.patrick@orange.fr
73 & 11! From Castles and Fortresses of the World!


11/11/2014 - WCA Pedition of YU2TT/P to Stalac Fortres and Bedem Castles! 
- Vojkan YU2TT will be active on the 11th of November 2014 from Stalac Fortress, WCA: YU-00022 and possibly from Bedem Castle, WCA: YU-00036. He will participate in activity days of club "Radio Volna"and plan to work as YU2TT/P on 40, 20 and 15 meters band. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YU1TY]. 


08/11/2014 - WCA & ZWP pedition of SP9YFF/P to several castles!
- The members of Silesian Radioamateur Group will be active from the 8th till 11th of November 2014 from several castles:
1. Kozieglowy Castle, WCA: SP-00490, ZWP: GMS02, PGA: MS02;
2. Mirow Castle, WCA: SP-00492, ZWP: GMS04, PGA: MS03, WWFF: SPFF-093,
Bobolice Castle, WCA: SP-00489, ZWP: GMS01, PGA: MS03, WWFF: SPFF-093,
Lutowiec Castle, WCA: SP-00491, ZWP: GMS03, PGA: MS03, WWFF: SPFF-093;
3. Suliszowice Castle, WCA: SP-00494, ZWP: GMS06, PGA: MS05, WWFF: SPFF-093,
Przewodziszowice Castle, WCA: SP-00493, ZWP: GMS05, PGA: MS05, WWFF: SPFF-093,
Zarki Castle, WCA: SP-00495, ZWP: GMS07, PGA: MS05, 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 SP9URK].


06/11/2014 - New official co-ordinator of WCA program!
- New official co-ordinator of WCA program, in:
- Malaysia: 9W2WF Wan Mohd Fadzil Wan Ab. Manaff wild_foxs@yahoo.com
73 & 11! From Castles and Fortresses of the World!


____OCTOBER 2014___________________________________________________________________________________

26/10/2014 - WCA & RHO pedition of YO6EX/P to Roumanian Fortress - Curciu!
- Vasile YO6EX will be active on the 26th of October 2014 from Roumanian Fortress - Curciu (XIV Century), WCA: YO-00441, RHO: SB-F24. He plans to work as YO6EX/P only CW on freq: 7.030, 10.124, 14.040, 18.084 and 21.040 +- QRM. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YO6EX].


25/10/2014 - WCA & DFCF pedition of F4HIK/P to Chateau de Monthoirin!
- Pat, F8DYD and Fabien F4HIK will be QRV Saturday morning, 25th October, as F4HIK/p on 80 and 40 metres. They will activate the Chateau de Monthoiron (DFCF 86-117, WCA F-06189), commune of Monthoiron (CP 86210). Reactivation of the Tour de l'Architect [Tower of the Architect] (DFCF 86-107, WCA F-05967) at the same time. QSL via home call, Bureau or direct. [tnx info ICPO].


25/10/2014 - WCA pedition of LZ2OQV/P to Baba Vida Fortress!
- Georgi LZ2OQV/1 will be active from 25th till 27th of October 2014 from Baba Vida Fortress, WCA : LZ-00003. He plans to work as LZ2OQV/P on 40 and 80 meters CW/SSB from 16:00 till 20:00 UTC on QRP equipment. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info LZ2OQV].


18/10/2014 - WCA & BCA pedition of ON5BWE/P to Alden BiesenCastle!
- Susanne ON2SL, Roger ON4AHQ, Andre ON4DTO and Erwin ON5BWE will be active on the 18th of October 2014 from Aldeb Biesen Castle, WCA: ON-00748, BCA: LB-093. They plan to work as ON5BWE/P from 06:00 of local time on 80, 40 meters only SSB. QSL via ON5BWE, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info ON5BWE].


18/10/2014 - WCA pedition of ZA/F4GFE and ZA/F4DTO to Elbasan Fortress!
- Patrick F4GFE and Franck F4DTO will be active from the 18th till the 27th of October 2014 from Elbasan Fortress, WCA: ZA-00004 located in Elbasan city. They plan to work on 40 - 10 meters only SSB as ZA/F4GFE and ZA/F4DTO. QSL via bureau or direct to Home Calls. 73 & 11! [tnx info F4DTO].


12/10/2014 - WCA Pedition of YT2KID/P to Stalac Fortress!
- Dragan YT2KID will be active on the 12th of October 2014 from Stalac Fortress (634 years), WCA: YU-00022. He plans to work as YT2KID/P on 40 (7.151), 20 (14.251) and 17 (18.130) meters band. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YT2KID].


11/10/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL0KJ/P to Schloss Dhaun!
- Operators of DL0KJ will be active on the 11th of October 2014 fom Schloss Dhaun, WCA: DL-00735, COTA-DL: RPB-056, also WWFF. They plan to work as DL0KJ/P on 40, 20 and 15 meters SSB. For all QSO's with us a special QSL-card via the DARC-office is 100% shure. 73 & 11! [tnx info DF9PE].


05/10/2014 - WCA & RHO pedition of YO6EX/P to Brateiu Fortified Church!
- Vasile YO6EX will be active on the 5th of October 2014 from Brateiu Fortified Churchh, WCA: YO-00430, RHO: SB-F13. He plans to work as YO6EX/P only CW on freq: 7.030, 10.124, 14.040, 18.084 and 21.040 +- QRM. . QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YO6EX].


04/10/2014 - WCA & ZWP pedition of SP3CMA/2 to several castles located in North of Poland!
- Jarek SP3CMA will be active on the 4th of October 2014 from several castles located in North of Poland as SP3CMA/2:
- Orle Castle, WCA: New One, ZWP: PNA04 from 06:00 till 06:45 UTC on 80 or 40 meters;
- Nowy Jasiniec Castle, WCA: SP-00885, ZWP: PBY01 from 08:20 till 09:00 UTCon 40 meters;
- Grodek Castle, WCA; SP-00923, ZWP: PSW01 from 10:30 till 11:10 UTC on 40 meters;
- Laskowice Pom. Castle, WCA: SP-01330, ZWP: PSW04 from 12:10 till 12:50 UTC on 40 meters;
- Swiecie Castle, WCA: SP-00925, ZWP: PSW03 from 13:40 till 14:20 UTC on 40 meters. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info SP3CMA].


04/10/2014 - WCA & BCA pedition of ON5PV/P and ON7ZB/P to Chateau-Ferme de Corroy-le-Grand!
On Saturday, October 04, 2014 Philippe ON5PV/p and Bruno ON7ZB/p will activate the Chateau-Ferme de Corroy-le-Grand (BCA BW-045, WCA ON-00614), located in Corroy-le-Grand (Chaumont-Gistoux). QSL via home calls, direct or Bureau. [tnx info ICPO].


04/10/2014 - WCA & DFCF pedition of F8DYD/P to Castle of Terrefort!
- On 4th October 2014, Patrick F8DYD/p will activate the following: Castle of Terrefort (DFCF 86-116, WCA F-06182), Mill a Ble de Commere [laiterie] (DMF 86-065) and the lavoir de Commere (DLF 86-004). All references are located in the commune of Vouille la Bataille [Traversonn] (CP 86190). Activity will be on 80 and 40 metres. Higher bands, propagation allowing. QSL via home call, Bureau or direct. [tnx info ICPO].


04/10/2014 -
WCA & DCI pedition of IQ3TF/P to Forte Buso Castle in Paneveggio!
- Giorgio IN3EFC, Albino IN3FCK, Rino IN3MSD, Paolo IN3ISV, Luigi IN3TTL will be active on the 4th and 5th of October 2014 from Forte Buso Castle in Paneveggio , WCA: I-09965, DCI: TN-122 (also Paneveggio Lake of Forte Buso DLI: IN3 012, Natural Park of Paneveggio Pale di San Martino Dolomiti IFFA: 256 and special SASC for Italians Section Award: N30PRI). They plans to work as IQ3TF/P from 13:00 UTC of the 4th of October till 13:00 UTC of the 5th of October on all HF bands SSB, CW, RTTY, PSKs. QSL via Bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IN3ISV].

04/10/2014 - WCA pedition of ZY3WTS to Fortress Dom Pedro II!
- Diego PY3PDG, Luiz PU3KTM and Sadi PU3SSC will be active on the 4th and 5th of October 2014 from Fortress Dom Pedro II, WCA: PY-00063, DFH: RS-03. They plan to work as ZY3WTS on 160, 80, 40, 12 and 10 metrs SSB. QSL via bureau or direct to PU3SSC. 73 & 11! [tnx info DXNL].


04/10/2014 - WCA & COTA-OE pedition of OE3XHA/P to Wasserburg Heidenreichstein!
- The members of Radio Club Heidenreichstein (Amateurfunkclub Heidenreichstein) AFCH will be active on the 4th of October 2014 from Wasserburg Heidenreichstein, WCA: OE--00089, COTA-OE: OE-30089. The plan to work as OE3XHA/P on 20, 40 and 80 meters, starting around 08:00 UTC. QSL via bureau, direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info OE3RGB].


03/10/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DA0WCA to Castle Waldsau!
- Manfred DF6EX will be active on the 3rd of October 2014 from Castle Waldsau, WCA: DL-04328, COTA-DL: BOB-100. He plans to work by special call DA0WCA (special DOK: WCA). No QSL card required, all contacts will be confirmed automatically via buro. 73 & 11! [tnx info DF6EX].

03/10/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL7UXG/P to Amtshof Harpstedt and Freudenburg Bassum!
- Klaus DL7UXG will be active on the 3rd of October 2014 from Amtshof Harpstedt, WCA: DL-03498, COTA-DL: NBN-057 (in the afternoon). On the 5th of October 2014 from Freudenburg Bassum, WCA: DL-03508, COTA-DL: NBN-067 (from 07:00 UTC). He plans to work as DL7UXG/P on all bands. QSL via Home Call, to bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info DF6EX].


01/10/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DLJKK/P to Castle Blankenhain!
Karl DL1JKK will be active on the 1st of October 2014 from Castle Blankenhain, WCA: DL-01264, COTA-DL: SAX-158. He plans to work as DL1JKK/P on 40 and 20 meters from 06:00 UTC. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL1JKK].

____SEPTEMBER 2014_________________________________________________________________________________

28/09/2014 - WCA & RHO pedition of YO6EX/P to Darlos Fortified Church!
- Vasile YO6EX will be active on the 28th of September 2014 from Darlos Fortified Church, WCA: YO-00442, RHO: SB-F25. He plans to work as YO6EX/P only CW on freq: 7.030, 10.124, 14.040, 18.084 and 21.040 +- QRM. . QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YO6EX].


28/09/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DA0WCA to Old Castle Diessfurth, New Castle Diessfurth and Castle Troschelhammer!
Manfred DF6EX will be active on the 28th of September 2014 from Old Castle Diessfurth, WCA: DL-04413, COTA-DL: BOB-115, WWFF: DLFF-093, New Castle Diessfurth, WCA: DL-04414, COTA-DL: BOB-116, WWFF: DLFF-093 and Castle Troschelhammer, WCA: DL-04418, COTA-DL: BOB-120, WWFF: DLFF-093. He plans to work by special call DA0WCA (special DOK: WCA). No QSL card required, all contacts will be confirmed automatically via buro. 73 & 11! [tnx info DF6EX].

27/09/201 - WCA pedition of LZ2OQV/P to Vrana Palace!
- Georgi LZ2OQV/1 will be active on the 27th or 28th of September 2014 from Vrana Palace, WCA : LZ-00026. He plans to work as LZ2OQV/P on 20 meters and possible on 10 meters on QRP equipment. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info LZ2OQV].


27/09/2014 - WCA Pedition of YT2KID/P to Emperor Lazar Krusevac!
- Dragan YT2KID will be active on the 27th of September 2014 from Emperor Lazar Krusevac , WCA: YU-00008. He plans to work as YT2KID/P on 40 (7.151), 20 (14.251) and 17 (18.130) meters band. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YT2KID].


21/09/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DA0SR/P to Kerpen Castle!
- Karen DL8HK will be active on the 21st of September 2014 from Kerpen Castle, WCA: DL-01085, COTA-DL: SAR-013. He plans to work asa0sR/P on 40 and 20 meters from 07:00 till 14:00 UTC. QSL via Home Call, info on QRZ.COM. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL8HK].

21/09/2014 - WCA peditioin of IQ4FA/4 to Delizia di Benvignante!
- Dario IZ4EUZ will be active on the 21st of September 2014 from Delizia di Benvignante, WCA: I-03661. He plans to work as IQ4FA/4 from 10:00 till 16:00 UTC on 40 and 20 meters (on 20m from 00 till 15 of each hour) mainly SSB and posible CW and RTTY. QSL info ad online log on QRZ.COM. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ4EUZ].


19/09/2014 - WCA & ZWP pedition of SP/ES2TT to several castles in Poland!
- Eddie ES2TT will be active from 19th of September till 22nd of September 2014 participate in festival Zjazd Kasztelanski and work from several castles in SP8-area:
- on 19th of September from Berzniki (Sejny), WCA: SP-00872, ZWP: OSE01;
Beilsk Podlaski, WCA: SP-00859, ZWP: OBL01;
Lukow, WCA: SP-00726, ZWP: LLW02;
Zabikow (Radzyn Podlaski), WCA: SP-01323, ZWP: LRP02.
- on 20th of September from castles in SP8-area as SP/ES2TT and other SP-operators;
- on 21st of September from castles in SP4 and SP8 areas.
He plans to work as SP/ES2TT on all bands. QSL via ES2TT, bureau or diect. 73 & 11! [tnx info ES2TT].


15/09/2014 - WCA Pedition of YT2KID/P to Borac Castle!
- Dragan YT2KID will be active on the 15th of September 2014 from Borac Castle, WCA: YU-00037 located in Krse. He plans to work as YT2KID/P on 40 (7.151), 20 (14.251) and 17 (18.130) meters band. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YT2KID].


14/09/2014 - DA0WCA Info!
- Special event station DA0WCA has activated 10 different WCA references so far. 1300 QSOs have of late been confirmed with a photo QSL showing Castle Hohenberg, WCA DL-03142. All QSOs count not only for the international WCA-award but also for the German COTA award. This award is issued free of charge in steps of 25 worked references, each level showing a different castle. QSL cards are not needed, all QSOs are confirmed automatically. Logsearch at: http://dlfflogsearch.de/cota/search.php. For more info see: http://www.cotagroup.org/. [tnx info DXNL].


14/09/2014 - New member of WCAG!
- New member of WCAG:
#127, DL8HK, Karen Huppert. Our congratulations!


14/09/2014 - WCA & RHO pedition of YO6EX/P to Ighisu Nou Fortress!
- Vasile YO6EX will be active on the 14th of September 2014 from Ighisu Nou Fortress, WCA: YO-00478, RHO: SB-F31. He plans to work as YO6EX/P only CW on freq: 7.030, 10.124, 14.040, 18.084 and 21.040. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YO6EX].


14/09/2014 - WCA & DMHP pedition of CR6LH to Gibalta LH!
- Jose Luis CT1GZB, Carlos Cortes CT1CSY and Rafael CT2JXT will be active on the 14th of September 2014 from Gibalta LH, WCA: CT-01091, DMHP: LX-115, ARLHS: POR-022, DFP: FES-009, DDFP: OER-011. They plan to work as CR6LH on 40 (7.030; 7.111), 20 (14.030; 14.070; 14.270) and 2 (145.350) meters CW/SSB/Digital modes. QSL via CT1GZB, bureau or direct. [tnx info CT1GZB].


12/09/2014 - WCA & COTA-RU pedition of RK6UWA/P to Gorodishche Saray-Batu!
- Operators of RK6UWA will be active from the 12th till the 14th of September 2014 from Gorodishche Saray-Batu, WCA: UA-00543, COTA-RU: C-770, RDA: AO-16. They plan to work as RK6UWA/P and Home Call/P. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info RU6UR].


12/09/2014 - WCA & COTA-RU pedition of RA1ALG/P to Oreshek Fortress!
- Georgiy RA1ALG will be active on the 12th of September 2014 from Oreshek Fortress, WCA: UA-00014, COTA-RU: C-114, RDA: LO-23, ETPA: RU.LO.VS. He plans to work on 40 - 15 meters only BPSK from 14:00 UTC as RA1ALG/P. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info RA1ALG].


11/09/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL1JKK/P to Castle Wiedersberg!
- Karl DL1JKK will be active on the th of September 2014 from Castle Wiedersberg, WCA: DL-03017, COTA-DL: SAX-231. He plans to work as DL1JKK/P fom 06:00 UTC on 20 and 40 meters. QSL via Home Call, bureau or diect. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL1JKK].


07/09/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL4ZM/P, DL1LI/P and DL7LM/P to Schloss Puechau!
- Ben DL4ZM, Gerald DL1LRI and Hans DL7LM will be active on the 7th of September 2014 from Schloss Puechau, WCA: DL-01235, COTA-DL: SAX-129. They plan to work as Home Calls/Portable from 08:00 till 14:00 UTC on 40, 20 meters CW and SSB, on 2 meters and 70 cm FM. Special QSL via DARC bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL7LM].


06/09/2014 - WCA & UCFA peditioon of EM44WFF to Podgoretsky Castle!
- The members of Lviv radio club inc. Igor UT4WA and Victor US5WCP will be active on the 6th and 7th of September 2014 from Podgoretsky Castle, WCA: UR-00086, UCFA: LV-016, URDA: LV-17 located in UFFA: URFF-072. They plan to work on 40 - 20 meters CW and SSB as EM44WFF. QSL via UT4WA, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info URQRP].


02/09/2014 - WCA & S5-WCA pedition of S58MU/P and S59ZZ/P to Visoko Castle!
- Milan S58MU and Rado S59ZZ will be active on the 2nd of September 2014 from Visoko Castle, WCA/S5-WCA: S5-00123. They plan to work as S58MU/P and S59ZZ/P from 07:00 till 09:00 UTC on all bands. QSL via Home Calls. 73 & 11! [tnx info S50LD].


01/09/2014 - WCA & CASHOTA pedition of GB0CZ to Camp "Z"!
- Andrew M0YMA will be operating the Special Call GB0CZ periodically between the 1st and the 28th September 2014 from Camp 'Z' (Mytchett Place), WCA: G-00452, WAB: SU85, IOTA: EU-005 as part of the CASHOTA UK & Ireland Heritage Month. Operations will be 40m-10m SSB (and possibly some digital modes). QSL via M0YMA. More info on QRZ.COM. 73 & 11! [tnx info M0YMA].


____AUGUST 2014_____________________________________________________________________________________

30/08/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of IK3PQH/P to Ridotto di Lido-San Nicolo a Venezia!
- Giorgio IK3PQH will be active on the 30th of August 2014 from Ridotto di Lido-San Nicolo a Venezia, WCA: I-12991, DCI: VE-094. He plans to work as IK3PQH/P on all bands. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IK3PQH].


27/08/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL1JKK/P to Castle Heinersgruen!
- Karl DL1JKK will be active on the 27th of August 2014 from Castle Heinersgruen, WCA: DL-01269, COTA-DL: SAX-163. He plans to work as DL1JKK/P fom 06:00 UTC on 20 and 40 meters. QSL via Home Call, bureau or diect. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL1JKK].


26/08/2014 - New member of WCAG!
- New member of WCAG:
#126, YT2KID, Dragan Ivanovic. Our congratulations!


23/08/2014 - WCA Pedition of YT2KID/P to Stalac Fortress and Bedem Castle!
- Dragan YT2KID will be active on the 23rd August 2014 from Stalac Fortress, Todorova Kula Tvrdava, WCA: YU-00022 and on the 24th of August 2014 from Bedem Castle, village Maskare - Varvarin. He plans to work as YT2KID/P on 40, 20 and 17 meters band. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YT2KID].

23/08/2014 - WCA & UCFA pedition of UR2LM/P to Slavayanskiy Val, Limanskaya Fortress and Efremovskaya Fortress!
- Leonid UR2LM will be active from the 23rd till the 25th of August 2014 from several fortresses in Kharkov oblast:
- on the 23rd of August from Slavyanskiy Val (Vodyanoe Gorodische), WCA: UR-00237, UCFA: HA-023;
- on the 24th of August from Limanskaya Fortress, WCA: UR-00236, UCFA: HA-022;
- on the 25th of August from Efremovskaya Fortress, WCA: UR-00179, UCFA: HA-005.
He plans to work as UR2LM/P on 80 - 10 and 2 meters SSB, DIGI and FM. QSL via UR2LM , bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info UR2LM].


23/08/2014 - WCA pedition of SE100SAF to Vaxholm Fortress!
- Several operators by Taby Sandaramatorer (SK0MT) in collaboration with Sodertorns Radioamatorer (SK0QO), Kvarnberget ARC (SK0UX), SSA Youth Team (SK0YT), Storstockholms Radioamatorer (SK0ZA), FRO Norrtelje (SL0ZG) and FRO Stockholm (SL0ZS) will be active on the 23rd of August 2014 from Vaxholm Fortress, WCA: SM-00186 located Vaxholmen, IOTA: EU-084. They plan to work as special callsign SE100SAF on all bands to celebrate the 100 anniversary of the costal radio SAF. More info on QRZ.COM. 73 & 11! [tnx info SM0MPV].

20/08/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL1JKK/P to Castle Muhltroff!
- Karl DL1JKK will be active on the 20th of August 2014 from Castle Muhltroff, WCA: DL-01254, COTA-DL: SAX-139. He plans to work as DL1JKK/P fom 06:00 UTC on 20 and 40 meters. QSL via Home Call, bureau or diect. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL1JKK].


19/08/2014 - WCA Pedition of YT2KID/P to Grabovac Castle!
- Dragan YT2KID will be active on the 19th August 2014 from Grabovac Castle, WCA: YU-00038 . He plans to work as YT2KID/P on 20 meters band. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YU1TY].


18/08/2014 - New official co-ordinator of WCA program!
- New official co-ordinator of WCA program, in:
- Kuwait: 9K2GV Salah Al sal9k2gv@yahoo.com
73 & 11! From Castles and Fortresses of the World!


16/08/2014 - WCA & DFCF pedition of F4DTO/P and F4GFE/P to Fort Liedot and Fort de la Rade!
- Franck F4DTO and Patrick F4GFE will be active on the 16th of August 2014 from Fort Liedot, WCA: F-00526, DFCF: 17-012, WWFF: FFF-776 (from 11:30 till 15:00 UTC) and Fort de la Rade, WCA: F-00527, DFCF: 17-013 (from 07:00 till 10:30 UTC) located on Aix Island, IOTA: EU-032, DIFM: AT-023. They plan to work as F4DTO/P and F4GFE/P on 20 and 40 meters. QSL via bureau or direct to Home Calls. 73 & 11! [tnx info F4DTO].


16/08/2014 - WCA & DCS-SSD pedition of HB9HI/P to l'abbatiale de Romainmotier!
- The members of HB9HI team will be active on the 16th of August 2014 from l'abbatiale de Romainmotiers, WCA: HB-00692, DCS-SSD: VD-062, Grid. JN36FQ. They plan to work on 40 (7.110 and 7.025 KHz) and 20 meters as HB9HI/P from 07:30 till 10:00 UTC. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info HB9IAB].


16/08/2014 - WCA & DMHP pedition of CR5SN to Farol do Cabo de Sines!
- The members of Nucleo de Radioamadores da Armada, inc. Antonio CT1CZT, Alvaro CT1FOG and David CT1DRB will be active on the 16th and 17th of August 2014 and participate in ILLW-2014 from Farol do Cabo de Sines, WCA: CT-01351, DMHP: ST-068, ARLHS: POR-008, ILLW: PT-0031, DFP: FBA-01, DDFP: SNS-01, PFFP: FP-055. They plan to work as CR5SN on 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters CW/SSB. QSL via bureau, direct, E-QSL. 73 & 11! [tnx info CT1CZT].


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].

15/08/2014 - WCA & LCFA pedition of LY3IV/P and LY3VR/P to Rambynas regional park!
- Rolandas LY3IV and Vidas LY3VR will be active on the 15th of August 2014 from Rambynas regional park, WCA: LY-00042, LCFA: LCF-042, LHFA: TA-61, WWFF: LYFF-025, WAL: I-07, Grid: KO15AC. They plan to work as LY3IV/P and LY3VR/P from 06:00 till 10:00 UTC on 80, 40 and 20 meters SSB and Digital modes. From 18:00 UTC on 15th till 17th of August 2014 work from Nemunas basin regional park, WWFF: LYFF-018, ARLHS: LIT-007. QSL via to Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info LY3IV].

14/08/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of IZ5GST/P to Torre di Petraia di Bonistallo A Poggio A Caiano!
- Steve IZ5GST will be active on the 14th of August 2014 from Torre di Petraia di Bonistallo A Poggio A Caiano, WCA: I-07473, DCI: PO-015, DAI: TC-0542. He plasn to work as IZ5GST/P on 14.308, 7.177,10.147 +/- 5 KHz SSB and Digital modes from 08:00 UTC. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ5GST].

12/08/2014 - WCA & 9A-COTA pedition of 9A8RBX to Kaptol Castle!
- Robert 9A8RBX will be active from the 12th till the 22nd of August 2014 from Kaptol Castle, WCA: 9A-00025, 9A-COTA: 9A-025 located in Papuk Nature Geopark, WWFF: 9AFF-014. He plans to work as 9A8RBX on 80-10meters incl.WARC. QSL via DO6SR (QRZ.com).73 & 11! [tnx info I.C.P.O.]

10/08/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DJ8QP/P to Schloss Seehaus and Schloss Triebenbach!
- Volker DJ8QP will be active on the 10th of August 2014 from Schloss Seehaus, WCA: DL-04438, COTA-DL: OBB-083 and Schloss Triebenbach, WCA: DL-04431, COTA-DL: OBB-076, WWFF: DLFF-023. He plans to work as DJ8QP/P on 40 - 10 meters. QSL via bureau to Home Call. 73 & 11! [tnx info DJ8QP].

09/08/2014 - WCA & BCA pedition of OP14L to Fort de Boncelles!
- The amateur radio club UBA-LGE in Liege honours the memory of WW I victims with the call OP14L until the end of August. The station will be located at various forts around Liege during that time. On August 9 operators Janny, ON5PO and Bob, ON4LRG, will put the station on the air from the Fort de Boncelles, WCA: ON-00231, BCA: LG-054. QSL via ClubLog (OQRS), LoTW. No paper QSLs please. 73 & 11! [tnx info DXNL].

09/08/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DK9MBS/P to Schloss Liebenburg!
- Markus DK9MBS will be active on the 9th of August 2014 from Schloss Liebenburg, WCA: DL-00527, COTA-DL: NSB-082. He plans to work as DK9MBS/P on 14.251 MHz fom 12:00 till 14:00 UTC. QSL via DK9MBS. 73 & 11! [tnx info DK9MBS].

09/08/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of IK3PQH/P to Torre Telemetrica Boschetto dell'Isola Lido di Alberoni a Venezia and Batteria casabianca e Emo dell'isola Lido!
- Giorgio IK3PQH will be active on the 9th of August 2014 from Torre Telemetrica Boschetto dell'Isola Lido di Alberoni a Venezia, WCA: I-12972, DCI: VE-092 and later from Batteria casabianca e Emo dell'isola Lido, WCA: I-11153, DCI: VE-084. He plans to work as IK3PQH/P. QSL via Home Call, bureau , direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IK3PQH].

08/08/2014 - WCA Pedition of YT2KID/P to Koznik Castle and Krusevac Lazarev Grad!
- Dragan YT2KID will be active from the 8th till the 10th of August 2014 from Koznik Castle, WCA: YU-00007 and Krusevac Lazarev Grad, WCA: YU-00008. He plans to work as YT2KID/P on all bands. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info YU1TY].

07/08/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of I5WEA/1, IW5AB/1, IZ5MMW/1 and IZ5GST/1 to Forte Bastione di Monte Bastione a Castelnuovo Magra and Batteria di Fresonara a La Spezia!
- Cesare I5WEA, Gilberto IW5AB, Steve IZ5GST and IZ5MMW will be active on the 7th of August 2014 from Forte Bastione di Monte Bastione a Castelnuovo Magra, WCA: I-12929, DCI: SP-118 and Batteria di Fresonara a La Spezia, WCA: I-12930, DCI: SP-119. They plan to work as Home Callsign/1 on 40 (7.177), 30 (10.147) and 20 (14.308) meters SSB and Digital modes from 07:00 UTC. QSL via Home Calls, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ5GST].

07/08/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL1JKK/P to Castle Leubnitz!
- Karl DL1JKK will be active on the 7th of August 2014 from Castle Leubnitz, WCA: DL-01262, COTA-DL: SAX-156. He plans to work as DL1JKK/P fom 06:00 UTC on 20 and 40 meters. QSL via Home Call, bureau or diect. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL1JKK].

06/08/2014 - WCA & DFCF pedition of F4DTO/P to Castle of Cave!
- Franck F4DTO and Patrick F4GFE will be active on the 6th of August 2014 from Castle of Cave, WCA: F-06159, DFCF: 17-086, DIFI: 17-008R. They plan to work as F4DTO/P on 20 and 40 meters on the morning. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info F4DTO].

05/08/2014 - WCA & DMHP pedition of CT7/CU3AA/P to several castles in Portugal!
- Joao CU3AA, will be active as CT7/CU3AA/p from the districts Lisboa, Coimbra, and Santarem between August 5 and 11. He also plans to activate DDFP- and DMHP/WCA locations. QRV on 40, 30, 20, and 17m in SSB, CW upon request. QSL via h/c. 73 & 11! [tnx info DXNL].

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26/07/2014
- WCA & COTA-RU pedition of RN1CW/P to Fort Shants!
- Andrew RN1CW will be active on the 26th and 27th of July 2014 and participate in IOTA RSGB Contest from Fort Shants, WCA: UA-00212, COTA-RU: F-118 located on Kotlin Island, IOTA: EU-133, RRA: RR-01-06, RDA: SP-09. He plans to work as RN1CW/P on 40 and 20 meters CW and SSB. QSL via Home Call, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info RN1CW].

24/07/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DO2FU/P to Dorenberg Castle!
- Frank DO2FU will be active on the 24th of July 2014 from Dorenberg Castle, WCA: DL-00337, COTA-DL: NRB-010 located in Grefrath. He plans to work only on 15 meters (21.285 +/-) SSB as DO2FU/P from 18:00 till 19:00 UTC. QSL via bureau to Home Call. 73 & 11! [tnx info DO2FU].

24/07/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DJ8QP/P to Burg Tittmoning!
- Volker DJ8QP will be active on the 24th of July 2014 from Burg Tittmoning, WCA: DL-03884, COTA-DL: OBB-049. He plans to work as DJ8QP/P on 40 - 10 meters from 18:00 UTC. QSL via bureau to Home Call. 73 & 11! [tnx info DJ8QP].

19/07/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DL1JKK/P to Castle Lauterbach!
- Karl DL1JKK will be active on the 19th of July 2014 from Castle Lauterbach, WCA: DL-04362, COTA-DL: SAX-253. He plans to work as DL1JKK/P fom 06:00 UTC on 20 and 40 meters. QSL via Home Call, bureau or diect. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL1JKK].

19/07/2014 - WCA & DCS-SSD pedition of HB9HI/P to Tour de Marsens!
- The members of HB9HI team will be active on the 19th of July 2014 from Tour de Marsens, WCA: HB-00651, DCS-SSD: VD-021. They plan to work on 40 (7.110 and 7.025 KHz) and 20 meters as HB9HI/P from 07:30 till 10:00 UTC. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info HB9TZA].

19/07/2014 - WCA & BCA pedition of ON5BWE/P to Rijkel Castle!
- Susanne ON2SL, Roger ON4AHQ, Andre ON4DTO and Erwin ON5BWE will be active on the 19th of July 2014 from Rijkel Castle, WCA: ON-01153, BCA: LB-122. They plan to work as ON5BWE/P from 06:00 of local time on 80, 40 meters only SSB. QSL via ON5BWE, bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info ON5BWE].

18/07/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DO2FU/P to Dorenberg Castle!
- Frank DO2FU will be active on the 18th of July 2014 from Dorenberg Castle, WCA: DL-00337, COTA-DL: NRB-010 located in Grefrath. He plans to work only on 2 meters (144.350 +/-) SSB as DO2FU/P from 07:00 till 08:30 UTC. QSL via bureau to Home Call. 73 & 11! [tnx info DO2FU].

18/07/2014 - WCA & COTA-DL pedition of DK5VQ/P, DL0FCK/P an d DL0WPF/P to Heidenburg Castle!
- Mario DK5VQ and other operators will be active from the 18th of July till the 20th of July 2014 from Heidenburg Castle, WCA: DL-00854, COTA-DL: RPB-175 located in Oberstaufenbach. They plan to work as DK5VQ/P, DL0FCK/P and DL0WPF/P on 80 - 10 meters CW/SSB. All contacts will be confirmed with a special QSL. 73 & 11! [tnx info DK5VQ].

15/07/2014 - WCA & DCI pedition of IZ5GST/IX1 and IU5AXT/IX1 to several castles!
- Stefano IZ5GST and Federica IU5AXT will be active from several castles in IX1-area:
- on the 15th of July 2014 from Casaforte Vallaise di Perloz, WCA: I-12975, DCI: AO-107, DAI: AE-0055 and Castello dei Vallaise di Perloz, WCA: I-12977, DCI: AO-109, DAI: AE-0055;
- on the 16th of July 2014 from Castello Suzey di Ivéry a Pont Saint Martin, WCA: I-12978, DCI: AO-110, DLI: IX-1051 , WWFF: IFF-637 and Castello O Il Castellaccio di Pont-Saint-Martin, WCA: I-00449, DCI: AO-073, DAI: AE-0034;
- on the 17th of July 2014 from Torre del Castello di Tour D'Hereraz A Perloz, WCA: I-00448, DCI: AO-072, DAI: AE-0054;
- on the 18th of July 2014 from Castello Charles di Perloz, WCA: I-12976, DCI: AO-108, DAI: AE-0055;
- on the 19th of July 2014 from Castello di Nius, WCA: I-00444, DCI: AO-068, DAI: AE-0056;
- on the 20th of July 2014 from Torre Dei Signori di Quart di Aosta, WCA: I-00478, DCI: AO-102, DAI: AE-0004 and Torre di Sant'Anselmo A Gressan, WCA: I-00425, DCI: AO-049, WWFF: IFF-630;
- on the 21st of July 2014 from Castello di La Mothe Ad Arvier, WCA: I-00392, DCI: AO-016, DAI: AE-0009 and Castello di Montmayeur Ad Arvier, WCA: I-00391, DCI: AO-015, DLI: IX-1086, WWFF: IFF-634;
- on the 22nd of July 2014 from Trinceramenti Principe Tommaso di La Thuile, WCA: I-12518, DCI: AO-105;
- on the 23rd of July 2014 from Forte Plan Praz di Piano San Carlo A La Thuile, WCA: I-12537, DCI: AO-106.
They plan to work as IZ5GST/IX1 and IU5AXT/IX1 on 14.308, 7.177 and 10.147 ± 5Khz SSB and Digital modes. QSL via home call, direct or Bureau. Online log-search at: iz5gst.altervista.org/index.html. 73 & 11![tnx info IZ5GST].

12/07/2014 - WCA & DCS-SSD pedition of HB9HI/P to Chateau d'Oron!
- The members of HB9HI team will be active on the 12th of July 2014 from Chateau d'Oron, WCA: HB-00680, DCS-SSD: VD-050. They plan to work on 40 (7.110 and 7.025 KHz) and 20 meters as HB9HI/P from 07:30 till 10:00 UTC. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info HB9TZA].

12/07/2014 - WCA & COTA-RU pedition of RZ1CWC/P to Lyubshanskaya and Staraya Ladoga Fortresses!
- Andrew RN1CW will be active on the 12th of July 2014 from Lyubshanskaya Fortress, WCA: UA-00317, COTA-RU: C-136, RDA: LO-22 only one hour after from Staraya Ladoga Fortress, WCA: UA-00019, COTA-RU: C-119, RDA: LO-22. He plans to work on 40 and 20 meters CW and SSB as RZ1CWC/P. QSL via RW6HS. 73 & 11! [tnx info RN1CW].

12/07/2014 - WCA & DFCF pedition of F4DTO/P to Fort Enet!
- Franck F4DTO and Patrick F4GFE will be active on the 12th of July 2014 from Fort Enet, WCA: F-00515, DFCF: 17-001, IOTA: EU-032, DIFM: AT-031. They plan to work as F4DTO/P on 20 and 40 meters. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info F4DTO].


02/07/2014 - WCA & COTA-RU pedition of RU6UR/M from fortresses of "Golden Ring" of Russia!
- Yuri RU6UR will be active from the 2nd till the 14th of July from fortresses of "Golden Ring" of Russia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golden_Ring). He going to work on all bands by CW, SSB and Digital as RU6UR/M. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info RU6UR].

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