RSSGB2RS Special Events

Special Event News – 1 March 2015

| February 27, 2015

This weekend, listen out for GB0PAS on air for the Pontefract Astronomy Society. GB100BVU will be on the air from Llandudno celebrating 100 Years of St Dunstan’s from 6 to 14 March. If you have news of any future special event stations, please e-mail details to

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Special Event News – 22 February 2015

| February 20, 2015

Australia and New Zealand are commemorating 100 years since the landing of troops at Gallipoli in WWI. This is a significant commemorative event and amateurs in Australia will have special event callsigns in operation for most of 2015. The next ANZAC event will continue until 3rd March, which is the Darwin Amateur Radio Club using […]

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Special Events News – 15 February 2015

| February 13, 2015

GB8ORE, standing for Original Radar Experiment, will be operated on 26 February from the Birth of British Radar Memorial, Northampton Road, Litchborough. There is no postal address but the nearest postcode is NN7 4SE. The station will be operating on mainly 40m SSB and some 2m FM. For further information Contact Brian, G8GMU on 07801 […]

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Special Events News – 8 February 2015

| February 6, 2015

An unusual callsign on the air for the past number of months is 4U20B. This station is located in Brindisi, Italy and commemorates the 20th anniversary of the UN Logistics Base there. The call will be used until July and the QSL manager is 9A2AA.

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Special Events News – 1 February 2015

| January 30, 2015

WW1USA, the Amateur Radio Club of the National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial in Kansas City, will be on the air on the 7 and 8 February. This is in commemoration if the Beginning of War from the Air. Go to and look for the link to the background article regarding this […]

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Special Events News – 25 January 2015

| January 23, 2015

Today, the 25th, Chelmsford ARS will be on its second day operating GX0MWT in support of the RNLI SOS Radio Weekend. The stations should be on the air on HF and 144MHz using SSB, data and CW from 10.30am to 5pm from the Marconi Sailing club at Steeple in Essex on the river Blackwater. Riviera […]

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