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A.R.I FIDENZA 45 YEARS FROM FOUNDATION AWARD (45 YFFA)
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The A.R.I FIDENZA 45 YEARS FROM FOUNDATION AWARD (45 YFFA) is an international, worldwide award organized by A.R.I. Fidenza, a group of Radioamateurs affiliated to A.R.I., Associazione Radioamatori Italiani (Italian Radioamateur League), aimed to commemorate the 45 th anniversary from its foundation. The award period will last the whole mont of june 2017. During which the commemorative station IQ4FE and other stations, with the callsign of other members affiliated to A.R.I. Fidenza or other special callsigns, will be active. The list of the activating station of A.R.I. Fidenza will be published on the website www.arifidenza .it
OBJECTIVE. To make as many QSO as possible with the special event commemorative station IQ4FE and other accreditated stations of a prespecified list, corresponding to callsigns of members affiliated to A.R.I. Fidenza or special calls related to events active in the same period.
PERIOD OF OPERATION. From 00.01 UTC of June 1 st. to 23.59 UTC of Friday June 30 th., 2017.
PARTICIPANTS. The award is open to all Radioamateurs in the world
BANDS. 1.8 , 3.5 , 7 , 10, 14, 18 , 21 , 24, 28, 50 and 144 MHz .
EMISSION MODES. CW, SSB and any allowed Digital Mode.
CALL. SSB : “CQ ARI FIDENZA 45 YEARS FROM FOUNDATION” - CW and Digital Modes : “CQ FID45”
RS(T) EXCHANGE. RS(T) report only.
LIMITATIONS. Each A.R.I. Fidenza station can be contacted not more than once a day for each band and mode : any QSO made on the same day, on the same band and with the same emission mode will be considered “dupe and ïts score will be set to zero.
SINGLE QSO SCORING. To each valid QSO, a score will be assigned according to the followng rule:
A) QSO with the “Jolly station” IQ4FE station, or with any other special callsign at A.R.I. Fidenza : 6 points
B) QSO with other accreditated callsigns of A.R.I. Fidenza members : 2 points
TOTAL SCORE. Overall sum of all QSO scores.
AWARD RANKING CATHEGORIES. Four ranking cathegories are defined :
Category C) : Stations having reached a score of at least 25 points;
Category B) : Stations having reached a score of at least 50 points;
Category A) : Stations having reached a score of at least 75 points;
Category "Gold" : Stations of Category A) having contacted the Special Commemorative Station IQ4FE (Jolly station) at least once on at least three bands.
AWARD FORMAT. An electronic award in PDF format will be downloadable online from the A.R.I. Fidenza HAMLOG.RU Data Base according to the reached category score.
QSL. A “Special Event QSL ”will be issued, commemorating the 45 anniversary from foundation of A.R.I. Fidenza. This QSL will be sent in paper format to any contacted station.
LOGS AND SCORE CHECK. All logs of the participant stations should be uploaded into the HAMLOG.RU database set up by A.R.I. Fidenza. The score reached by each participating station will be published online at:
LOG DEADLINE. All log must be within uploaded within 23.59 UTC of Monday Jult 31.st. Any log uploaded after this deadline will be classified as late log, and will not be considered as valid for the assignement of the ranking score.
JUDGING. The A.R.I. Fidenza Award Committee will be responsible for all controls and cross checks on the submitted logs, the assignement and validation of the scores and the final ranking.All participants are expected and requested to follow the rules in force for radioamateur traffic and the best behavior practices based on “HAM spirit”. Violations of these rules, as well as any unfair behavior judged as unsportsmanlike by the A.R.I. Fidenza Award Committee may lead to penalties or disciplinary actions, including disqualification.
|A.R.I. FIDENZA 45 th. YEARS FROM FOUNDATION AWARD|
|LIST OF THE A.R.I. FIDENZA CALLSIGNS PARTICIPATING TO THE EVENT|
|NUMBER OF ACTIVATING STATIONS:||36|