The Experimenterende Danske Radioamatorer (EDR for short) was founded 15th August 1927. On the occasion of the 90th anniversary of EDR, Danish radio amateurs will be active from Greenland and southern Denmark with the special event calls signs, OZ9OEDR, OX9OEDR and 5P9OEDR in periods from 11th February until 15th May, and 15th August until 15th November 2017.
There may be activity in other periods of 2017 so keep an eye on the activity calendar already from 1th January. All bands, including WARC-bands, and all modes may be used. Exceptions are cross-mode, cross-band contacts and contacts via repeater and echo-link. On JT modes the callsign OZ7D will be used. ONLY QSOs with OZ7D in JT modes are valid for the award.
Each of these call signs can be used to earn the award: OV90EDR, Z9OEDR, OX90EDR, 5P90EDR, OZ7D:
1. DX Stations
GOLD AWARD - QSO on 4 different bands regardless the mode
SILVER AWARD - QSO on 3 different bands regardless the mode
BRONZE AWARD - QSO on 2 different bands regardless the mode
2. European Stations
QSO on 7 different bands regardless the mode
QSO on 5 different bands regardless the mode
QSO on 3 different bands regardless the mode
3. Danish Stations
QSO on 14 different bands regardless the mode
QSO on 10 different bands regardless the mode
QSO on 6 different bands regardless the mode
If you have made the needed contacts or received them (SWL) and you want the award, then you have two choices:
1. Print the award yourself:
2. Send a request to Award Manager by going to their WWW site. They willl check your QSOs in their master logs and you will, free of charge, get an e-mail reply with the requested award attached.
E-award: There is a form found on http://www.oz90edr.oz5bir.dk/awards/ which can be used to request an award.
2. Paper Award: Send a letter to event manager OZ0J to get the paper-award, and specify which award you want. Their mailing address is: Experimenterende Danske Radioamatorer, Klokkestoebervej 11, 5230 Odense M, Denmark. All awards to the same address cost USD 10 or 3 valid IRC to cover our costs for printing the award, for envelope and return postage. You may also use PayPal on their homepage www.oz90edr.dk/award.htm .
Deadline for award application is 30th June 2018.