UP2011 Special Calls – Kazakhstan

    • Message from Artur, UN6QC

    Members of the Almaty Amateur Radio League (ARL) are organizing the activation of special event stations that include UN2011G and 8 stations with UP2011 prefix (see list below) during the 7th Asian Winter Games between January 30th and February 6th. The suffix of UP2011 stations will imply the abbreviation of the 8 winter types of sports to be featured during the Games in Almaty and Astana.

    Some 30 Asian countries are expected to compete in the Games which includes competitions in 11 different sports for 65 sets of medals. Look for the following stations to be active on all HF bands including 30/17/12m using CW, SSB and the Digital modes:

    • UN2011G (Game) – ARL club station (regular callsign UN0GL)
    • UP2011AS (Alpine skiing) – regular callsign UN8GU, op. Andy
    • UP2011BN (Biathlon) – regular callsign UN7QCC, op. Victor
    • UP2011CS (Cross-country skiing) – regular callsign UN6GAE, op. Alexander
    • UP2011FG (Freestyle skiing) – regular callsign UN8GZ, op. Vitaliy
    • UP2011HB (Russian hockey, bandy) – regular callsign UN6GT, op. Valeriy
    • UP2011IH (Ice hockey) – regular callsign UN2G, op. Evgeniy
    • UP2011SJ (Ski jumping) – regular callsign UN6QC, op. Arthur
    • UP2011SO (Ski orienteering) – regular callsign UN8GC, op. Michael

    QSL via regular callsigns (direct or by the Bureau). A special award is available for those who manage QSOs with these special stations. For more information, see here (ENG)

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