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Special Olympic Calls

Chris Colclough
Chris Colclough
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Written by Chris G1VDP

Starting today 21st July 2012 through to 9th September 2012, Radio Amateurs in the UK can use a special prefix for the DSC 3707celebration of the Olympic games being held here in London. The prefix will change as follows;

G,M calls will become GO (Golf Oscar) or MO (Mike Oscar) - M0OXO becomes MO0OXO, G1VDP becomes GO1VDP

GW,MW calls will become GO or MO respectively.

2E, 2M, 2W etc will become 2O (Two Oscar)

Club calls MC, GX, MS etc will also become MO, GO, etc.

This is if the station licenced has applied for their Notice of Variation from the RSGB. There will also be special event stations on from London (2O12L), Wales (2O12W) and Northern Ireland (call TBC).

Charles (M0OXO = MO0OXO) and Chris (G1VDP = GO1VDP) will both be on air over this period using all modes available to them. Please use their OQRS service for QSL card requests via their managers - MO0OXO click here, GO1VDP click here.

PLEASE DO NOT SEND CARDS VIA BUREAU FOR THESE 2 ACTIVATIONS.

   
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