The G5RV Cup for Space Communications has been awarded to Paul Robinson 2E1EUB by RSGB President Dave Wilson M0OBW.
The cup is awarded for advances in space communication and the presentation took place at the Telford Hamfest on Sunday, September 4.
Paul was nominated by AMSAT-UK for his work promoting and encouraging the use of amateur radio satellites and perfecting the art of a portable ground station.
Paul comments that he is privileged to have his call sign and name on the cup alongside some very famous call signs, some of which are no longer with us, he would like to thank AMSAT-UK and the RSGB for this award.
Previous holders of the cup are: 1956 G2IG, 1960 G3BCM, 1967 G3FDW, 1968 BRS15744, 1970 G3JGO, 1989 GW3XYW, 1991 G0/K8KA, 1992 G3RUH, 1993 G3AAJ, 1994 G6GEJ, 1996 G6GEJ, 1997 G3AAJ, 2000 G3RUH.
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