Past Events

Here are some of the events that the club's taken part in.

2012

June 13Special Event Station
We operated as GS4WAB from St. Andrews Sailing Club to mark the arrival of the Olympic Torch in St. Andrews.
July 28-29RSGB Islands On The Air contest
August 18Isle of Man DXpedition
The club was active as GT4AAF/P from the Isle of Man, IOTA EU-116.

2013

Vulcan to the Sky

February 3-4Special Event Station
We operated as GM100RSGB as part of the Radio Society of Great Britain's centenary celebrations.
May 19Paul GM0BKC operated at Glamis Castle taking part in CASHOTA.
September 7-8Special Event Station GB558VUL
To celebrate the last flying Vulcan bomber XH558 we operated this station to mark what was supposed to be its appearance at the very last RAF Leuchars air show. Unfortunately a technical problem prevented it from coming to the air show but we still operated the station with great success.
Information on Vulcan XH558

2014

WW1 At Home

August 1st and 2ndAssisting the BBC with its World War One at Home exhibition to commemorate 100 years since the start of World War One. This exhibition toured the UK from May to September 2014. The City Square, Dundee was the only Scottish venue, and one of only 8 flagship events. The club was asked by the BBC to demonstrate Morse to the public in the wartime communications tent. The four Club members who volunteered to participate in this event were overwhelmed at the positive response from the public to what was for many their first experience of communicating by Morse code.

2017

12th AugustYOTA - Youngsters on the Air. A successful day with the Angus Scouts as part of YOTA 2017, getting involved in radio contacts and construction.
Information on YOTA
19th and 20th August In conjunction with the Montrose Amateur Radio Club we took part in the International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend, operating from Scurdie Ness lighthouse at Ferryden.

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