The award “ETRURIA” is issued to both OM/SWL who have made QSO/HRD and received QSL with hams located in territories where the Etruscan civilization flourished and reached its maximum expansion between the X and VIII century b.C.
These territories now belong to the Italian regions of Tuscany, Umbria, northern Lazio, part of Liguria, Lombardy and Emilia-Romagna.
Territories to work ( including surrounding areas ) are the following :
TOWN/Area ZIP CALL AREA
Arezzo 52… I5
Bologna 40… I4
Firenze 50… I5
Forlì-Cesena 47… I4
Grosseto 58… I5
La Spezia 19… I1
Livorno 57… I5
Lucca 55… I5
Mantova 46… I2
Massa 54… I5
Modena 41… I4
Parma 43… I4
Perugia 06… I0
Pisa 56… I5
Pistoia 51… I5
Prato 59… I5
Ravenna 48… I4
Rieti 02… I0
Roma 00… I0
Rovigo 45… I3
Siena 53… I5
Terni 05… I0
Viterbo 01… I0
To qualify for the award :
x SSB version or mixed : 1 QSO/HRD with at least 20 zones
x version “single mode” ( CW, PSK… ) : 1 QSO/HRD with 15 zones.
DX Stations ( Africa, Asia, No. and South America, Oceania )
x SSB version or mixed : 1 QSO/HRD with at least 15 zones
x version “single mode” ( CW, PSK… ) : 1 QSO/HRD with 10 zones.
Endorsement may be requested for HF, VHF, SSB, CW, MIXED, etc.
The award is free and will be sent to you via email in the format of a PDF or JPEG file.
QSO/HRD validity 1.1.1985. QSL cards are not needed, just send a list of stations worked/heard as shown in the example below.
Send your application ( GCR ) via email to the award manager IK3GER, Paolo
Example of application :
Town/Area C A L L Date UTC MHz 2 x
Bologna I4AAE 10/03/1997 10.40 14 SSB
Livorno IZ5EEA 21/11/2011 09.33 7 CW
.. .. .. .. .. ..
Send your application via email to the award manager IK3GER,