2019 Devon LOTA tour

“IRDX” Lighthouse Challenge, May 2019
4 Lighthouses Activated, 1 Every Sunday.
Berry Head, Teignmouth, Start Point, Brixham Harbour Lighthouses.
Callsigns & Dates:
5th May 2019, Berry Head – 26IR/ENG 007 
12th May 2019, Teignmouth – 26IR/ENG 153
19th May 2019, Start Point – 26IR/ENG 148
26th May 2019, Brixham – 26IR/ENG 016
(Should propagation be a problem, these dates could change or be repeated later in June, post will be updated appropriately)
1st prize – Silver Plated Engraved Lighthouse Spoon For The First Operator To Work All 4 Lighthouses, you must live outside of Devon of course!!!
2nd Prize – 2nd Operator To Work All 4 Lighthouses – 2 x South Point Lighthouse, Barbados coins, 1979 and 2010.
3rd Prize – 3rd Operator To Work All 4 Lighthouses – Lighthouse Keyring.
Good Luck!
Full Colour Qsl Confirmation Available – Images To Follow:
There will be “one special” full colour qsl for all lighthouses, to help all operators, rather than 4 separate confirmations making contributions excessive.
Please do not send your qsl request or contribution until the lighthouse tour has finished, many thanks.
Qsl Address For Standard Post, 
(2usd Plus Self Addressed Envelope)
Please Request Address Via: 26ir065@irdx.org
Or….
Paypal: 2.5 Euros, (Sent as a gift) to….
26ir065.qsl@gmail.com
(You MUST leave a note with your PayPal payment giving the callsign you used for the logs and your address for mailing)
If for some reason you do not appear in the log your contribution will be returned.

HB25 list (in progress)

To register yourself as an IR HB25 please send mail to : hb25@irdx.org ! Tnx

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IRDX: 25 years together !

2019 is almost knocking at the door, it means, our 25th anniversary is coming soon !

On March the 13th 2019, our beloved International Radio DX Group will celebrate it’s 25th birthday … 25 years on the DX scene, 25 years of friendship, meetings, activities. 25 years of love for 11 meters band.

For this event, we need ALL IR members to help, to be active, to promote the group …  More information to come …

Please feel free to contact HQ, if you have ideas or Projects ! TNX !


R2019 approche, ce qui signifie que nous sommes tout prêts de notre 25 anniversaire !

Le 13 mars 2019, notre cher groupe IR va célébrer ses 25 ans ! 25 ans d’activations, de meetings, d’amitié … 25 ans d’amour pour la bande des 11 mètres.

A cette occasion, nous aurons besoin que TOUS les membres IR nous aident, soient actif et fassent la promotion du groupe … Plus d’informations à venir …

Si vous avez des idées, projets, manifestez vous auprès du HQ ! Merci !

New IR QSL designs

14IR/AT009, 1IR/EMR003 and 14IR/68035R QSL have been designed and will be available for Xmas holidays / early 2019.

You can make your requests to 14IR017 by snail mail or Paypal https://www.paypal.me/14IR017

Do not forget to mention QSO details and your address.

 

Green Party 2018 – The Rules

Hi, here are the rules for Green Party 2018:

Salut, les règles pour la Green Party 2018 sont ci-dessous :

The GREEN PARTY TEAM invite all the 11M radio-operators of all Groups, to join us in the Green Party 2018.
The purpose = To stimulate the 11M radio-operators to leave the house and involve in portable/outdoor operation related to the nature and ecology and to familiarize worldwide 11M radio-operators with protected natural areas.

If you are resident in WWFF (World Wide Flora and Fauna) area, you can also participate to the Challenge in Your Shake radio, but you can not benefit of the “Bonus Points : 25% for 44 QSO and the “Bonus Points : 30% for 50 QSO”.
Registration here : https://fr.surveymonkey.com/r/H9MZ9XF
WWFF Directory : http://wwff.co/wwff-data/wwff_directory.pdf

Dates: 01th May 2018 from 00.00 UTC to 31th August 2018 23.59 UTC. Band: 27 MHz – Mode: USB / LSB / AM / FM
Call: “CQ Green Party” – Example : 14XX/FFF-044 Calling Categories of participation: – one operator or multiple operators Report exchange: RS + In the Log or progressive numbers – Portable station or résident in WWFF area
Points: 1 QSO = 1 point ; 20 QSO = 20 points ; 30 QSO = 30 points
44 QSO + (Bonus 25% only for the portable activities) = 44 x 1.25 = 55 points
50 QSO + (Bonus 30% only for the portable activities) = 50 x 1.30 = 65 points

All operation must take place from one operating WWFF site. Transmitters and receivers must be located within a 500-meter diameter circle and the WWFF area must to be on the Air : Minimum 4 hours in Total during the Challenge. The outdoor station will obey the specific rules of the natural protected area from which will operate (according to national laws and national WWFF rules).

Final score: sum of points from all WWFF areas activated by operator. If you active in Multi operator, sum of points / operators (Example : 14XX/FFF-044 activated by 14XX888 & 14XX999 – Total QSO : 50 – Points by operator : 25 points for 14XX888 and 25 points for 14XX999 + Bonus points if you was Portable station.
Logs will be sent to: hfburo@gmail.com 15 days after the “Green party” or after “the Green Party Activation”.
Logs emailed after the deadline may be ineligible for any awards.
Final score for the WWFF Hunters : sum of WWFF areas contacted in total. It is not necessary to send your log after “Green Party”.

Le GREEN PARTY TEAM invite tous les radio-opérateurs du 11M de tous les groupes à se joindre à la Green Party 2018
Objectif: inciter les radio-opérateurs du 11M à quitter la maison et participer à des activations portables / extérieures liées à la nature et à l'écologie et familiariser les radio-opérateurs du 11M du monde entier avec les zones naturelles protégées. Si vous résidez dans la zone WWFF, vous pouvez également participer au Challenge Radio depuis votre Shake radio mais vous ne pouvez pas bénéficier des "Points bonus de 25% pour 44 QSO et des" Points bonus de 30% pour 50 QSO).
Inscription ici : https://fr.surveymonkey.com/r/H9MZ9XF
WWFF Directory : http://wwff.co/wwff-data/wwff_directory.pdf
Dates : Du 1er Mai 2018 00.00 UTC au 31 August 2018 23.59 UTC. Bande: 27 MHz – Mode: USB / LSB / AM / FM
Call: “CQ Green Party” – Exemple : 14XX/FFF-044 Calling Catégories de participation: – mono opérateur ou multi operateurs
Echange de Report : R/S + In the Log ou numéros progressifs – Station portable ou résident dans une zone WWFF
Points: 1 QSO = 1 point ; 20 QSO = 20 points ; 30 QSO = 30 points
44 QSO + (Bonus 25% uniquement pour les stations portables / extérieures) = 44 x 1.25 = 55 points
50 QSO + (Bonus 30% uniquement pour les stations portables / extérieures) = 50 x 1.30 = 65 points
Toutes les opérations doivent avoir lieu à partir d'un site WWFF opérationnel. Les émetteurs et récepteurs doivent être situés dans un cercle de 500 mètres de diamètre et la zone WWFF doit être sur l'air : Minimum 4 heures au Total dans le Challenge. La station extérieure obéira aux règles spécifiques de la zone naturelle protégée à partir de laquelle elle fonctionnera (conformément aux lois nationales et aux règles nationales du WWFF).
Score final: somme des points de toutes les zones du WWFF activées par l'opérateur. Si vous êtiez actif en Multi-opérateur, somme des points / opérateurs (Exemple: 14XX / FFF-044 activé par 14XX888 & 14XX999 – Total QSO: 50 – Points par opérateur : 25 points pour 14XX888 et 25 points pour 14XX999 + Points bonus si vous êtes Station portable à partir du 44ème QSO ou 50ème QSO). Les logs seront à envoyer à: hfburo@gmail.com 15 jours après la « Green Party » ou à la fin de votre activation. Les Logs envoyés après la date limite peuvent ne pas être admissibles à des awards.
Score final pour les Chasseurs WWFF : somme des WWFF contactés au total – pas nécessaire d’envoyer votre Log après la Green Party.

Green party 2018

During spring/summer, the Hotel Florida DX Group organizes a World Flora Fauna event and encourages people from all groups to take part.

The International Radio DX Group will take part and our members will be active from several references. 

If you want to join this event, please let us know so we can issue an activation callsign to you.

More information on Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/groups/2068678406475536/?ref=br_rs

More info to come !