Work on the air from historical places, monuments and the architectural constructions relating to fortification to rise of interest to historical and architectural heritage as well as visiting extant historical monuments.
During the World Castles Weekend there is a good possibility to fulfil a conditions of various award programs and increase your collection by beautiful QSL-cards.
Radio hams of all countries and territories are invited.
The latest weekend of June (Saturday and Sunday).
For 2012, on June, 16th - 17th.
From 00:00 UTC of Saturday till 23:59 UTC of Sunday.
All HF and VHF amateur bands.
CW, SSB, DIGITAL, FM
«CQ WCW» - «CQ World Castles Weekend»
Stations working from fortresses, castles and other historical objects give report and number of object according to WCA-list . For example, 59(9) CT-01880.
WCAG members give report and member's number. For example, 59(9) 011
Other hams give only report.
All hams who will take part in the World Castles Weekend can, if they want, get the memorable diploma-certificate in electronic form.
Application for the memorable diploma-certificate should be sent by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
The additional information:
We invite to co-operating of radio hams, radio clubs, the organisations ready to take active part in this action.
More info : http://www.wcagroup.org/ENG/wcw.html