Category Archives: Diamond Jubilee

Diamond Jubilee QSO Party banner

Here is a graphic for use on QRZ pages and so on, for use with the Diamond Jubilee QSO Party. The RSGB Award is available to any amateur station worldwide that makes contact with 100 special Q callsigns: GQ, MQ, 2Q.
The Special Commemorative Callsigns are valid from 00.00 BST 5 May 2012 to 23.59 BST 10 June 2012 inclusive.
See Diamond Jubilee QSO Party Award for details.

Get the code to put this into your QRZ page

Diamond Jubilee QSO Party

Diamond Jubilee QSO Party Award

Riviera Amateur Radio Club is taking part in the Diamond Jubilee QSO Party with the callsign MQ0RIV.
An award is available for any stations that contact 100 Diamond Jubilee 'Q' callsigns, GQ, MQ or 2Q.
5th May to 10th June 2012 inclusive.

For more information about award please see the RSGB Diamond Jubilee QSO Party [PDF]

See our QRZ page or MQ0RIV callsign page for operating times and frequencies.

Special Commemorative callsigns

Riviera ARC are pleased to announce that we have registered the following special callsign NoV’s for 2012. We will be providing special QSL cards for both events.

MQ0RIV

Special callsign for Queen Elizabeth 2nd Diamond Jubilee.
– 00.00 BST 5 May 2012 to 23.59 BST 10 June 2012 inclusive.

For more information such as calling times and frequencies, see our callsign page MQ0RIV

MO0RIV

Special callsign for the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics.
– 00.00 BST 21 July 2012 to 23.59 BST 9 September 2012 inclusive.

For more information such as calling times and frequencies, see our callsign page MO0RIV

‘Q’ and ‘O’ Special Commemorative Callsigns

The RSGB have announced details of special callsigns for all UK radio hams to commemorate two major events in 2012. The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the London Olympics. The Jubilee will see the letter Q in callsigns between 5th May and 10th June 2012 and the letter O in callsigns between 21st July and 9th September will mark the Olympic and Paralympic games. All callsigns require a Notice of Variation which can be applied for online from March 1st 2012.

 

How the special callsigns will appear

Callsign Queen Olympics
2E0HOO 2Q0HOO 2O0HOO
G2DXU GQ2DXU GO2DXU
M0PCZ MQ0PCZ MO0PCZ
M6CON MQ6CON MO6CON