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FRC Congress
The Federation of Radio Amateurs of Cuba, FRC, IARU member society, held its Seventh Congress in the presence of Mr. Silvia Munarriz, Vice Minister of Ministry of Informatics and Communications of Cuba, of Mr. Omar Perez Solomon, Senior Central Committee …
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First request for IARU R2 Award
Ole Garpestad LA2RR has been the first radio amateur requesting the new IARU R2 Award. Ole, who is IARU Vice-president, presented in person the 20 QSLs necessary to obtain the diploma. It has been a great surprise to know that the first …
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New IARU R2 Award
IARU Region 2 will grant the IARU-R2 AWARD to radio amateurs and radio listeners (SWL) who certify having contacted 20 countries or entities acknowledged in IARU Region 2, which corresponds to R2 of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU). Valid contacts must …
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IARU R2 Executive Committee
The Executive Committee of IARU Region 2 celebrated its yearly meeting in Lima, Peru on the past September 19th and 20th, 2009. The news release can be obtained here. On the picture, from left to right, top row: Area B Director Rod Stafford …
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