Special Events News – 9 April 2017

| April 7, 2017

A Canadian-led DXpedition-style event will activate the 100 hectare WWI battle site, Vimy Ridge, marking the centenary of the April 1917 Battle of Vimy Ridge. A commemorative amateur radio station will continue until dusk on Sunday, the 9th. More information is at www.ve100vimy.ca.

R25SRR will be in use throughout April to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Russia’s IARU society. Several RO25xx callsigns will join the celebrations, where xx is the two letter abbreviation for the various regions. See http://srr25.hamlog.ru for the award programme.

Category: GB2RS Special Events