to stimulate Brazilian and worldwide amateur radio operators to contact ARAF stations to promote ENCARA 2017 (Encontro de Catarinense de Radioamadores) annual meeting in November, 18&19 this year. Check event details at www.encara.com.br
Starts: August 19, 2017
Ends: November 19, 2017
70cm, 2m, 6m, 10m, 12m, 15m, 17m, 20m, 30m, 40m e 80m
CW, AM, FM, SSB, PSK31, PSK63, PSK125, RTTY, JT65, FT8, SSTV, DSTAR, Satellite
Only direct (simplex) QSOs via radio will be eligible. QSOs over repeater stations or via echolink are not valid for award purposes.
ARAF Special Callsings:
Valid ARAF callsigns: ZZ224ENCARA, PW5T and PP5ARF.
Different operators will keep these callsigns on the air during the months before the annual meeting.
1(one) point for each ARAF Station worked per BAND and MODE.
Only the first contact (CALL/BAND/MODE) will be considered for award purposes.
Contacts made during any Brazilian or any worldwide contest will be considered valid as well.
PDF files awards will be available to download at www.encara.com.br for all stations logged by ARAF operators AND scored as follow:
- 3 points – “Praça XV de Novembro” award
- 6 points – “Mercado público” award
- 12 points – “Ponte Hercílio Luz” award
It´s NOT necessary to submit your LOG. All contacts will be registered electronically by ARAF operators.
SWLs must send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “SWLs” informing the following data: Date, Time, ARAF station Callsign, band, mode and RST
Scoring evolution will be available online via ENCARA 2017 APP or/and also via our website at www.encara.com.br