T42ITU Havana, Cuba

This special event Station is currently on air for the 157th Anniversary of the founding of the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) and for World Telecommunications Day.
Objective: Make radio contacts in the HF, VHF, UHF bands, with the special station T42ITU, in Havana, Cuba.
Start: 00:00 hours UTC on Saturday, May 14.
End: 23:59 UTC on Tuesday, May 17.
Modes: SSB, Digital, CW and Satellites.
Bands: 2M, 6M, 10M, 15M, 20M, 40M, 80M and Satellites
Awards: 5 types of diplomas will be delivered in PDF format to colleagues who meet the criteria outlined on the T42ITU QRZ.Com page.
QSL Cards will be issued in late June via M0OXO

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Charles M0OXO

I was born in the 1960’s and have lived all my life in the Coal Mining Town of Barnsley in South Yorkshire, Northern England. My parents were all from this area of Yorkshire and my father worked in the main Industry of the local Collieries as a face worker. I have been married to my wife Debbie for 35+ years and we have two children and two grandchildren.

I have been licensed for around 20 years after my interest was re-kindled when I retired from my role as a Police Officer within South Yorkshire Police Force. The latter few years were spent as Radio Operator in the Force Operations Control Room at Sheffield, before my career ended.

IOTA chasing is (and always has been) my real passion, as climbing the ladder to reach Honour Roll status was always my main aim. The 1000 Islands Trophy is still out of reach but I am heading in the right direction. I am currently a Board Member of IOTA Ltd and IREF.

In my free time I am a keen Photographer of Wildlife, Aviation, (anything really) but the QSL Manager role is my main passion within Ham Radio.