Dear HAM friends,
As part of Operation Market Garden paratroopers of the allied forces landed in the Nijmegen region on september the 17th 1944 and the region would soon be liberated after four years of German occupation.
Let's commemorate and celebrate 70 years of freedom. During 10 days we will activate the callsign PA7ØOMG and try to work as many amateur radio operators across the world.
About 25 years ago I was active as a licensed radio amateur; a HAM. I found it an exciting hobby. As a HAM you could make contact with people all over the world using wireless radio. In those days this was one of the few ways for individuals to maintain international contacts. And while today the internet knits us all into a global network, hobbiest radio still exists.
I kind of forgot about my old hobby...
"W1Z Last Broadcasts from Historic 1921 WBZ Springfield Towers
"To commemorate the 90th Anniversary of the 1921 WBZ/Westinghouse Springfield MA towers before their demolition.
"Please join us on the radio, Saturday, November 5, 2011 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. EDT for the last signal to be emanating from these towers before their demise.
"Special event station W1Z will be operating on "3875...
This morning worked on 40m SSB with follow Special Event Stations from Great Britain:
GB2RW GB4RW MR0DOL 2R1GOP GR8TXJ GR0GMN GR4JJS 2R0IMT GR7TUD GR0VXC 2R0VXX/M MR0IAA GR4BKG GR8BGI GR0GRI/P 2R0NOC GR8GWU/P GR4NRZ/P MR0CVO GR3AIO-(CW)
Начиная с 1988 года, ежегодно 1 декабря отмечается Всемирный день борьбы со СПИДом — это день, когда люди всей планеты объединяют свои усилия для достижения единой цели. Эта цель — повышение уровня информированности...