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AX-prefixed QSL carded stations now have an ANZAC award

Date : 08 / 04 / 2015
Author : Jim Linton - VK3PC

If you intend to use the alternative prefix of 'AX' in your callsign on April 25th and 26th, then consider registering now on the WIA website to let others know, and possibly qualify for an operating award. To register simply go to the registration page (via this Link) enter your name, AX callsign and intended location and it will be added to the online list, it's that simple.

Award rules are easy. Log a symbolic 100 points for the Gallipoli Century, each ordinary VK callsign is worth 1 point, ANZAC-suffixed callsigns including ZL100ANZAC or any WWI commemorative station which includes the TC100-prefix stations Turkey, the OP0PPY station in Belgium and at overseas war memorials and cemeteries, are worth 10 points each.

All award claims are done electronically and must include an image of the claimants AX callsign QSL card.

The registration, rules and how to claim are all on the WIA website simply select ANZAC Centenary under the News And Events Menu on the WIA website. The following two links will take you directly to the web pages.

AX Callsign Award Information Page Link

Register Your AX Callsign Page Link


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