Ernst KRENKEL 111th anniversary of the birth of the legendary polar radio operator

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Special Plaque RAEM-111

Plaque “RAEM-111” established by radioamateurs of Novosibirsk region in honor of the 111th anniversary of the birth of the legendary polar radio operator, the first President of the Federation of radio USSR, Hero of the Soviet Union Ernst Krenkel and issued to HAMs (SWL’s) around the world.

To obtain it in the period from 1 to 31 December 2014 need to get 111 points that calculated as follows:

-QSOs with the memorial station RAEM, which will operate in the RAEM Contest on December 28,2014 – 25 points.
-QSOs with the special station ┬áR111EK (Ernst Krenkel) and any radio station with the suffix RAEM – 10 points.
-QSOs with the radio station, located above the Arctic Circle, or in Antarctica – 5 points.

For issuers in Europe and Asia amount of points is multiplied by 1.5 and by 2 for other continents.

Allowed only CW QSO’s. Repeated QSO’s allowed on different bands.

Applicant order with QSO (SWL) data you can sent to the award manager, Alexander Pashkov (UA9OA), via e-mail: ua9oa@mail.ru

Price for plaque, including ┬áhandling and delivery – 50 USD.

For infos USSR named Ernst KRENKEL one of their most important RESEARCH SHIP…see in the picture below

 

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IMO number 7205685
Name of the ship ERNST KRENKEL
Type of ship RESEARCH/SURVEY VESSEL
Gross tonnage 3420 tons
DWT 1504 tons
Year of build 1971
Builder NEW SZCZECIN SHIPYARD – SZCZECIN, POLAND
Flag UKRAINE
Home port YUZHNYY
Manager & owner UKRAINE MARINE ECOLOGY RESEARCH CENTRE – ODESSA, UKRAINE