73 on 73 Award

First 73 on 73 Award issued to Wyatt Dirks AC0RA

First 73 on 73 Award issued to Wyatt Dirks AC0RA

Paul Stoetzer N8HM is sponsoring an award for contacts made via the AO-73 (FUNcube-1) amateur radio satellite.

AO-73 (FUNcube-1) - Image credit Wouter Weggelaar PA3WEG

AO-73 (FUNcube-1) – Image credit Wouter Weggelaar PA3WEG

The award aims to promote activity on AO-73. The requirements are straight-forward:

1. Work 73 unique stations on AO-73.
2. Contacts must be made on or after September 1, 2014.
3. There are no geographic restrictions on your operating location.

There will be no cost for this award (donations to AMSAT-UK and AMSAT-NA’s Fox program are encouraged though).

No QSL cards are required. When you complete the requirements, email your log extract including the callsign of each station worked, time GMT, and date to n8hm@arrl.net as well as the address where you’d like the award certificate sent.

Enjoy AO-73’s transponder!

73 Paul Stoetzer, N8HM

Award Recipients

1. Wyatt Dirks AC0RA – 28 September 2014
2. Željko Ulip 9A2EY – 4 October 2014
3. Bernhard (Ben) Klink DG1EA – 13 November 2014
4. Manuel D. Ruiz Carrasco EA5TT – 9 December 2014
5. Jose Luis Peña Sanchez EC4TR – 31 December 2014
6. Dariusz Dabek SP9TTX – 3 January 2015
7. Jorge Gallardo Sanchez EA4AYW – 9 January 2015
8. Jari Ahdenkari OH2FQV – 24 January 2015
9. Abdel Mesbah M0NPT – 27 January 2015
10. Glenn A. Miller AA5PK – 28 January 2015
11. Victor Nesterenko RN6MA – 2 February 2015
12. Jerry Tuyls ON4CJQ – 5 February 2015
13. Jose Elias Diaz Rodriguez EB1FVQ – 21 February 2015
14. Clayton Coleman W5PFG – 3 March 2015
15. Jesús Mª Alcain Rodriguez EA2AWD – 5 March 2015
16. David Bowman G0MRF – 7 March 2015
17. Istok Kapov 9A2KI – 12 March 2015
18. Jonas Duda LY3QA – 31 March 2015
19. Hideo Kambayashi JH3XCU – 11 May 2015
20. David D’Aliesio IW0HLG – 31 May 2015
21. Kiyosi Hasegawa JA3FWT – 22 June 2015
22. Mariusz Kocot SQ9MES – 28 June 2015
23. Hector Luis Martinez W5CBF – 12 July 2015
24. George K. Carr II WA5KBH – 17 July 2015
25. Michel Ribot F6GLJ – 18 July 2015
26. Paul Stoetzer N8HM – 21 July 2015
27. Jeffrey Lamb NX9B – 2 August 2015
28. Imre Füzi HA1SE – 13 September 2015
29. Herman Blom PB0AHX – 1 November 2015
30. Joseba Andoni Barrio – 22 November 2015

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