[CQ-Contest] RTTY WPX and NA Sprint CW this weekend

Joe Subich, K4IK k4ik at subich.com
Fri Feb 8 15:09:51 EST 2002

> So the argument of who was there first has no winner - both contests 
> arrived on that weekend the same year.
> The slams against the NCJ concerning this issue are unfounded.

Of course the two events have not always been the same weekend (1997 
and 1998) It is still bad form to put the "suggested operating 
frequencies" for a domestic (or North American) contest right on top 
of the only available spectrum for an international contest.  

NCJ could easily respect the IARU Region 1 and region 3 bandplans 
and post suggested operating frequencies of 7050-7070 or "7035 and 

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