Special Event Commemorating the Louisiana Purchase – April 21 to 28, 2018

A special event commemorating the Louisiana Purchase will take place from April 21 to April 28, 2018.  Sponsored by the NorthEast Louisiana Amateur Radio Club, the event will use the call sign W5L.

A commemorative full-color QSL card has been created for the event.

Operators will be from locations across Louisiana, activating the HF bands in CW, Phone and RTTY modes.

A schedule of the on-air times and more details are available at https://W5WZ.com/W5L 

 

5 Replies to “Special Event Commemorating the Louisiana Purchase – April 21 to 28, 2018”

    1. Michael,

      To receive a printed QSL card, you must send S.A.S.E plus $1 to

      W5L
      Special Event Commemorating the Louisiana Purchase
      111 Eagle Lake Drive
      West Monroe, LA 71291
      USA

      QSL request must be postmarked prior to June 1, 2020 for processing.

      73, Jim W5LA

  1. WORKED BOBBY ON 20 METERS USB, 5/9
    JUST GOT BACK ON LOW BAND AFTER 30 YEARS OF VHF ONLY.
    BOBBY WAS CONTACT #2
    PLEASE QSL
    OK IN CALL BOOK
    THANK YOU
    WB8AVD PHIL

    1. To receive a printed QSL card, you must send S.A.S.E plus $1 to

      W5L
      Special Event Commemorating the Louisiana Purchase
      111 Eagle Lake Drive
      West Monroe, LA 71291
      USA

      QSL request must be postmarked prior to June 1, 2020 for processing.

      73, Jim W5LA

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