Activity Days in Honor of the 110th Anniversary of the Birth of E.T. Krenkel
December 24, 2013, is the celebration day of the 110th Anniversary of the Birth of Ernst Krenkel, a legendary polar radio operator, the first President of the Federation of Radio Sport of the USSR and a Hero of the Soviet Union. To commemorate this event, the Amateur Radio Union of Russia (SRR) intends to organize and carry out the RAEM Activity Days.
The Activity Days will be held from 00:00 UTC on December 1 to 23:59 UTC on December 31, 2013.
Amateur radio clubs, operators of individual amateur radio stations and SWL’s around the world are welcome to participate.
The following special event-stations will be on the air from various regions of the Russian Federation during the Activity Days:
The Amateur Radio Union of Russia will issue the Award commemorating the 110th Anniversary of the birth of Ernst Krenkel to operators and SWL’s around the world participating in this event. To obtain an Award, collect 110 pts for QSO’s with or HRD’s of the special-event stations, from December 1 to December 31, 2013, as follows:
R110RAEM - 10 pts. RAEM (only during the RAEM Contest on December 29, 2013) - 10 pts. Any special-event station from the series of RA110RAEM-RZ110RAEM, or any other station using RAEM in its suffix - 5 pts. You may repeat QSO’s on other bands or with other modes: CW, SSB, or DIGITAL (any type). One may obtain four versions of the Award: MIXED, CW, SSB, and DIGITAL. The Awards will be numbered separately in each version.
All electronic Awards are free of charge.
Send you application in the form of an extract from your log (any format) by e-mail to our Award Manager, Aliy Kuysokov: firstname.lastname@example.org Paper applications to: P.O. Box 45, Maikop, Republic of Adygeya, 385000, Russia.
We also recommend filling out an application form on the special Activity Days’ website at www.raem110.ru
A special Plaque will be issued for a fee of USD 45 to those who either earn four Awards, or contact all special-event stations from the RA110RAEM-RZ110RAEM series (21 stations) in a single mode. One missing contact can be replaced by a contact with RAEM or R110RAEM.
Send your log extract to and ask for payment information from Alex UA9OA email@example.com Sample of the Plaque is displayed here: http://raem.srr.ru/committee/radio_plaque.php
Application deadline: January 31, 2014