50th anniversary of the algerian independance contest

For the 50th anniversary of the algerian independance, the algerian ham radio society organise for the first time a contest to mark the event.

Contest rules

 For the first time, Algerian 7T prefix will be used by algérian radio hams.

Definition :

The contest for the 50th anniversary of the independence of Algeria is an outstanding manifestation of ARA the algerian radio society. To obtain the Diploma you must total 50 points.

Goal :

Allow OM's and SWL's from Algeria and outside to obtain a diploma and a special QSL card for the event.

Objective :

To inform the world about that particular event.

Participation :

All Amateur radio, radio clubs and SWL can participate in the contest on all modes and all HF bands allowed.

Dates and times :

From July 05 2012 at 00:00 pm UTC to December 31, 2012 at 00:00 pm UTC.


Valid Contacts:

The same station can be contacted once per band. Correspondents must exchange their respective reports.

Points :

-Official Station (R.C Algiers) 7T50I: 10 points.

-Radio Club Station from East and South East area (RC Bou-Saada) 7W50I: 05 points.

-Radio station Club from the south zone (RC Laghouat) 7V50I and 7U50I: 05 points.

-Radio Club Station from the West and South West area (RC Mostaganem) 7Y50I: 05 points.

-Ordinary 7X stations: 03 points.

Participation Fees :

The cost of the diploma is 10 U.S. Dollars or 05 Euros. (costs of printing and delivering)

Penalties :

-QSO with a nonexistent 7X callsign.

-Absence of the QSO on the 7X logs.

-For an incomplete callsign the contact will be canceled.

Getting the diploma :

The station that have obtain 50 points can ask for a diploma.

Conditions of participation :

By entering this competition, the competitor agrees to respect its rules, the common rules and the cortesy in use between ham radio operators.