ASIAN AFRICAN CONFERENCE COMMEMORATION SPECIAL CALL
QRV : 0000Z April 18, 2015 to 2359Z April 19, 2015
QSL : PO. Box 1090 Bandung 40010
(The first large-scale Asian–African or Afro–Asian Conference—also known as the Bandung Conference—was a meeting of Asian and African Nations, most of which were newly independent, which took place on April 18–24, 1955 in Bandung, Indonesia. The twenty-five countries that participated at the Bandung Conference represented nearly one-quarter of the Earth’s land surface and a total population of 1.5 billion people. The conference was organized by Indonesia, Burma, Pakistan, Ceylon (Sri Lanka), andIndia and was coordinated by Ruslan Abdulgani, secretary general of the Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The conference’s Nations aims were to promote Afro-Asian economic and cultural cooperation and to oppose colonialism orneocolonialism by any nation. The conference was an important step towards the Non-Aligned Movement.
Merdeka Building, used as the venue for the Asian-African Conference in 1955
The aim of the conference :
Participate in any activity of 60th Asian-African Conference Commemoration 2015 conducted by the Government of Republic of Indonesia and the Province of West Java, and support to promoting the Heritage of Bandung City as well as West Java tourism objects in general through Amateur Radio communication. The final part is delivery all QSL cards to Amateur Radio Friends whom successfully made a QSO with YE6ØAA Station on the schedule.
To commemorate Asian-African Conference 1955 as one of the greatest moment for the Nation of Indonesia, which was initiated by our first President, Ir.Soekarno, who was propose the Asian-African Conference 1955 held in Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. He was later popular as a founder of well-known Movement of Non-Aligned by Nations to match Allies World Domination at that time.
The 60th Asian-African Conference Commemoration 2015 is truly a priviledge event to do any activity for remembering and celebrating the Anniversary of Asian-African Conference. Therefore, ORARI West Java inviting all amateur radio friends from all over the world to participate in the “Special Call” during Asian-African Conference on 18-19th April 2015.
Outlay QSL Card
Inlay QSL Card
Donations and Sponsorships for YE6ÿAA would be appreciated, which give you the opportunity to place your company / institution logo inside the YE60AA QSL card. Further information for this matter can be obtained by email request to email@example.com
YE60AA license issued by the Government of Indonesia
In commemorate of 60 years of Asian-African Conference, a Special Event Station will be organized by the ORARI of West Java, with following details :
Callsign of the Station : YE6ØAA
QRV : starting from 00.00Z April 18, 2015 until 23.59Z April 19, 2015
Mode : Phone – RTTY – CW
Band : all bands are permitted by the Indonesian government
Operator : Member of ORARI West Java (ORARI Daerah Jawa Barat / Call Area 1) and Guest Operator from other Call Area member (being prepared).
QTH : Merdeka Building, Bandung, West Java Indonesia.
QSL Info : PO. Box 1090 Bandung 40010 Indonesia
Variety of ways to confirm YE60AA QSL Card are going to provided. some details in concern are :
Please send your QSL Card with SASE to our PO Box, we will reply directly as soon as possible
We will upload our QSOs to qrz.com, HRDLog, Clublog, eqsl.cc, and LOTW
We will replay your QSL card via bureau, in case of any Cards received via bureau
We accept OQRS by paypal (account firstname.lastname@example.org on behalf ASIAN AFRICAN CONFERENCE AWARD
Donation for this event would be highly appreciated, please click on the button below via paypal.com
ASIAN-AFRICAN CONFERENCE AWARD (AAC AWARD)
In addition to the activities mentioned above, we will issue an award which is called the ASIAN-AFRICAN CONFERENCE AWARD (AAC Award) with the following rules:
The award can be claimed by Worldwide Amateur Radio Station with a valid, active license.
Participants should engage communication with Amateur Radio Station from 28 countries that are participated in the Asian-African Conference in 1955. The communication should at least take place with 15 of the 28, one of which must include a QSO with an Indonesian Amateur Radio Station.
The List of participating countries of Asia Africa Conference 1955
1. AFGHANISTAN T6
2. CAMBODIA XU
3. CHINA B
4. EGYPT SU
5. ETHIOPIA ET
6. GHANA 9G
7. INDIA VU
8. INDONESIA YB
9. IRAN EP
10. IRAQ YI
11. JAPAN JA
12. JORDAN JY
13. LAOS XW
14. LEBANON OD
15. LIBERIA EL
16. LIBYA 5A
17. MYANMAR XZ
18. NEPAL 9N
19. PAKISTAN AP
20. PHILIPPINES DU
21. SAUDI ARABIA HZ
22. SRI LANKA 4S
23. SUDAN ST
24. SYRIA YK
25. THAILAND HS
26. TURKEY TA
27. VIETNAM XV
28. YEMEN 7O
Any participants with QSOs with stations from more than 15 countries are eligible for endorsemen sticker on the award.
The log sheet of the QSOs should be sent starting from January 1st – December 31st 2015 without attaching any QSL cards.
Award Fee of USD$ 10 per Award will be sent through paypal (account email@example.com on behalf ASIAN AFRICAN CONFERENCE AWARD.
The Log Sheet should be sent to :
PO.Box 1090 Bandung 40010 Indonesia
The log sheet must be completed with data of the participating radio amateur member, as mentioned in the valid amateur radio license.
Participants may claim more than one award from the category available, Individual log sheet must be made for each claimed category.
Claims for award can be made in several categories as follows.
All Band All Mode
All Band CW
All Band Digital
All Band Phone
10 Meter All Mode
10 Meter CW
10 Meter Digital
10 Meter Phone
15 Meter All Mode
15 Meter CW
15 Meter Digital
15 Meter Phone
20 Meter All Mode
20 Meter CW
20 Meter Digital
20 Meter Phone
40 Meter All Mode
40 Meter CW
40 Meter Digital
40 Meter Phone
80 Meter All Mode
80 Meter CW
80 Meter Digital
80 Meter Phone
160 Meter All Mode
160 Meter CW
160 Meter Digital
160 Meter Phone
Each QSO data will be used to claim only one category (NO DUPLICATE !)
As some countries have more than one prefix in the callsign, all valid prefix are applicable for claiming the AAC Award (i.e. Indonesia : YB/YE, YC/YF, YD/YG, YH).
The bands used for claiming this award are 10, 12, 15, 17, 20, 40 and 80 meters. Digital mode will be carried out using RTTY, PSK, or JT-65.
The log sheet form is provided. It can also be self-made. The information should include data of the station, operator, and completed QSOs, download_logsheet.
Submission expiry date for claiming the award is prior to April, 30th 2016.
For further information please drop your email to firstname.lastname@example.org
HAPPY AAC AWARD HUNTING … !
a board of ORARI West Java
Chairman : YB1BML
Vice Chairman : YC1CPG
Chief Organizer : YB1HR
QSL Manager : YB1LZ
Secretary : YD1BJJ
Secretary Deputy: YC1GXC
Treasurer : YD1IIO
Treasurer Deputy : YC1POS
Licensing : YC1BWE, YB1CJG
Engineering Coordinators : YB1ALL, YB1LUE, YB1HK
Accomodation & Transportation : YC1PRT, YC1FIK, YD1GEA, YD1IZI
Logging Application : YC1DML
Publication : YC1JEL, YE1GD, YC1IT
Operator Coordinator : YB1KIZ
Operator : (being prepared)
Those who wish to join as operators for YE60AA should contact YB1K1Z or send your
email to email@example.com
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