[CQ-Contest] RE: What country...
Marijan Miletic, S56A
artinian at siol.net
Tue Dec 18 17:30:36 EST 2001
ITU being part of UN follows national prefix allocations while DXCC is an
There is also WAE list used in CQ WW and WAEDC contests.
Just for a fun check the following recent prefixes: IH9, MZ5, R73, TA1,
73 de Mario, S56A, N1YU
P.S. ITU list is very handy for new exotic prefixes. AD1C prefers manual
editing of cty.dat :-)
----- Original Message -----
From: Bill at ng3k.com
To: cq-contest at contesting.com
Sent: Tuesday, December 18, 2001 4:02 PM
Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] RE: What country...
On 18 Dec 2001 at 4:08, John Warren wrote:
> Quite regularly someone asks "What country is xxxxxx?"; "Where is
> Every legal operation uses an ITU prefix. Just look it up in
> "Allocation of International Call Sign Series" in the back of ARRL's
> DXCC List publication.
Heck, assuming you're connected to the cluster you don't even
have to do that. Just enter "sh/pr e2":
NG3K de K1TTT 18-Dec 1558Z arc >
HS Thailand: CQ 26 ITU 49
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