The Phoenix Amateur Radio Club (PARC), developers of several awards plans to be on air using special event call signs of MX0PHX & MX0YHA to commemorate the Battle of Fulford, the Battle of Stamford Bridge, and the Battle of Hastings, and the coronation of William of Normandy as King of England.
Look for MX0PHX and MX0YHA on the activity dates (subject to band conditions) which are:
20 - 23 September - Battle of Fulford overlapping with Stamford (see below)
23 - 26 September - Battle of Stamford Bridge
14 - 16 October - Battle of Hastings
25 December - Coronation of William of Normandy
Award Requirements: One contact with either call sign MX0PHX and/or MX0YHA made any time up to 27 December 2016.
Planned operations will use 40m, 20m 17m, whenever band conditions permit.
On air activities may also take place on other dates & bands if unstable conditions make this necessary.
A Special high resosution (self-service using your printer) Commemorative Certificate is available to download: You may choose either of these images:
Large - 2400 x 1440
Supersize - 4000 x 2400 (this is VERY LARGE)
For information about downloading and printing EeZee QSLs and Certificates please see the page listed below.