The following came to me via the RAC Bulletin Service and just in case you don’t subscribe to the service I thought I would post it here… After reading it … Why not subscribe to the service???
Special Event Station CK6S July 5 – 15, 2012
CK6S – Special Event Station for the 100th Anniversary of the Calgary Stampede
The Calgary Amateur Radio Association will be operating special event station CK6S, from July 5 to 15th celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Calgary Stampede.
A special QSL card will be available through the QSL bureau or direct, following the CK6S/VE6AO QSL instructions on QRZ.com.
Planned frequencies are in the general portion of the US phone bands around 3.825, 7.180, 14.250, 21.320 & 28.475 +-QRM
All amateurs within the City of Calgary can also use special prefixes CJ6 for VA6 and CK6 for VE6 for the same period.
Work 10 Calgary stations and you can qualify for the Stampede City Award, illustrating the chuckwagon races: http://cara.memberlodge.com/Default.aspx?pageId=905198
Michael Ross, VE6TC
Calgary Amateur Radio Association
Vernon Ikeda – VE2MBS/VE2QQ
RAC Blog Editor/RAC E-News/Web News Bulletin Editor
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