Falkland Islands WWI commemoration

| October 24, 2014

The RAF Amateur Radio Society, G8FC, is sending an expedition to the Falkland Islands and will be operating from the Joint Services Welfare Facility Amateur Radio Station using the SES callsigns VP8RAF/100 and VP8FIR/100.

This is to coincide with the 100th anniversary of theĀ Battle of the Falkland Islands in WWI on the 8 December.

The station should be active from 5 to 9 December and other VP8 stations should also be active during this period including VP8LP/100.

All VP8 stations will be able to use the suffix /100 between 1 November and 15 December 2014.

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