1A4A : Starting from Jan 2007 a new Amateur Radio Station license has been
issued from the SMOM, The Sovereign Military Order of Malta.
The license is hold from the S.M.O.M. and its managing is in charge to
Giorgio IZ4AKS. The first activity of this station will be from 2 January
2007 to 8 January 2007, from the extraterritorial zone of the Magistral
Villa on the Aventine hill in Rome. The operators are IZ4AKS, IZ4DPV, I4UFH,
IK4UPB and IW0DJB (HV5PUL). Activity will cover from 2m to 160m, SSB/CW/RTTY
mode. Three stations will be active at same time, DX areas, as Japan, South
America and West coast, especially on lowest bands will be empathized.
QSL MANAGER: IZ4DPV.
The license has been granted into a fundraising program to support the
worldwide relief activityes of the Order of Malta. The Order follows its
historic hospitaller mission providing help to the needy and the sick. Today
the Order of Malta is a major global, professional organisation in terms of
the humanitarian aid, medical care and emergency medicine it provides, in
its management of hospitals, specialised homes for dependent elderly people,
socio-medical care centres, the collection and transporting of medicines and
the training of workers and ambulance staff. The Order currently has medical
and humanitarian programmes in more than 120 countries.
1A4A (One Aid 4 Africa) first activity is finalized to collect founds to
build a school for young girls, as part of a support plan for the rebirth of
South Sudan, coordinated by the Order of Malta, together with the Italian
Updated information's and details about the DXPedition could be found at
To know more about The Order Of Malta, visit www.orderofmalta.org .
RTTY mailing list