SZ1A News and Updates

New Record Set for Greece - CQ WW CW 2023

CQ World-Wide Contest: New Greece Record!

Team SZ1A made history in the CQ World-Wide DX CW contest on November 25-26, 2023, setting a new record for Greece (SV). With an outstanding score of 6,386,142 points, the team secured first place in […]

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ZS6EZ visits SZ1A for the CQ World Wide DX Contest

Copyright © 2024 Chris R. Burger ZS6EZ – All rights reserved. A more comprehensive version of this story appeared in the March edition of Practical Wireless.    Planning During 2023, I started wondering whether it […]

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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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George SV1ELF

George, SV1ELF is a Silent-Key…

George Sofronas SV1ELF, a member of RAAWG since 2006, a friend, a key figure of SZ1A, the person behind most of the station’s electronic constructions, a frequent contributor to our website, a well-known DXer, especially […]

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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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