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10 GHz & Up
September 21 - September 22
One event on September 21, 2020 at 12:00 am
The ARRL 10 GHz & Up contest using all authorized microwave bands from 10 GHz up through Light.
Objective: The purpose of 10 GHz and Up is for North American amateurs to contact as many amateur stations in as many different locations as possible in North America on bands from 10-GHz through Light. Amateurs are encouraged to operate from more than one location during this event. See the detailed rules for restrictions.
Times and Dates:
August 17-18, 2019: Begins at 6:00 AM local Saturday though 12:00 midnight local Sunday
September 21-22, 2019: Begins at 6:00 AM local Saturday though 12:00 midnight local Sunday
|ARRL 10 GHz and Up Contest|
|Geographic Focus:||North America|
|Bands:||10 GHz to light|
|Classes:||10 GHz Only
10 GHz and Up
|Max operating hours:||24 hours|
|Exchange:||6-Character Maidenhead Locator|
|Work stations:||Once per location (see rules)|
|QSO Points:||100 points per QSO with unique call sign per band
1 point per km distance per QSO
|Score Calculation:||Total score = total QSO points|
|E-mail logs to:||(none)|
|Upload log at:||http://contests.arrl.org/arrl10gscoresubmission.php|
|Mail logs to:||10 GHz Contest
ARRL Contest Branch
225 Main St.
Newington, CT 06111
|Find rules at:||http://www.arrl.org/10-ghz-up|