Author: Radio Amateur Association of Western Greece - SZ1A

SV1CIB - CQ WPX RTTY 2024 - SZ1A

2024 CQ WPX RTTY Contest

The CQ WPX RTTY Contest is a premier amateur radio competition that challenges operators worldwide to demonstrate their proficiency in Radio-Teletype (RTTY) communication. Organized by CQ Magazine, this contest focuses on contacting as many unique […]

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SZ1A in CQ WW 160M CW 2024

CQ World Wide 160-Meter CW Contest 2024 (video)

The CQ World Wide 160-Meter Contest is the largest annual amateur radio event which exclusively focuses on the 160-meter band. Participants aim to contact as many other stations as possible across different countries and zones, […]

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SZ1A New Year's Event and Cake 2024

SZ1A New Year’s Event and Cake for 2024

The traditional New Year’s Cake for 2024 was cut by the Radio Amateur Association of Western Greece, at a well-known restaurant in Agrinio, this afternoon, Sunday, February 4, 2024. This celebratory event, attended by more […]

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SZ1A sets New Own Record in CQ WW DX 2023 SSB

Team SZ1A Successfully Brakes Own All-Time Record in CQ WW SSB 2023

The excitement echoed throughout the team as the highly anticipated results of the CQ World Wide DX SSB 2023 Contest were unveiled. Our renowned station SZ1A, claimed an impressive array of accolades in the Multi-Single […]

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Radio Amateur Examinations Final Semester of 2023

The examination date for the radio amateurs of the Second Period 2023 in Aetolia-Acarnania has been announced. The examinations will take place at the Mesolonghi Transport Service on Monday, December 11, 2023, at 8:30 am. […]

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1st in Europe in CQ WPX RTTY 2022

The commemorative plaque for the 1st place in Europe in the CQ WPX RTTY 2022 Contest has been received! There was a great standoff, for those who remember, between us and J42L. Ultimately, with a […]

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SZ1A CQWW 2022 SSB certificate

SZ1A – The Final Results are in! CQ WW SSB 2022

The final results of the CQ WW SSB 2022 contest have been released. Last October, a great team participated giving a very good effort during the contest. In fact, it was our best effort since […]

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SX14ASTRO Special Event Station – 14th Panhellenic Expedition of Amateur Astronomers

Members of the Radio Amateur Association of Western Greece will activate the Special Event Station SX14ASTRO between July 22nd to August 5th in order to celebrate the 14th Panhellenic Meeting of Amateur Astronomers. The station […]

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High in the Sky at SZ1A with a Bigger Tower & 7MHz Monoband Yagi Beam

High in the Sky at SZ1A with a Bigger Tower & 7MHz Monobander (video)

Background The 1st tower that we installed at SZ1A was donated to us by the Municipality of Agrinio many years ago. The tower was used for a radio station of the Municipality. In the meantime, […]

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SZ1A in The CQ WW DX CW Contest 2021

Our Participation in the CQ World Wide DX CW Contest 2021 (video)

After the October SSB leg of the Contest, which served as a test and the station did well and without much trouble, we anxiously awaited for the CQ WW CW Contest to try and make […]

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