13 February is the day UNESCO
devotes to Radio, with the aim to enhance this mass media, simple and low cost, specifically suited to reach remote communities and
The motto of this year, "Radio and Peace", is especially significant for
EURAO and radio amateurs, a subcategory within the Radio,
who have the opportunity to carry around the world these values, all of them included in our "ham spirit".
Several members of EURAO organize special activities
around this day:
the following stations on air: AO1WRD, AO2WRD, AO3WRD, AO4WRD, AO5WRD, AO6WRD, AO7WRD, AO8WRD
and AO9WRD; from Friday 10 to Monday 13.
Also other amateur radio stations from other countries will celebrate this day. Stay tuned and join this event. You're still on time.
Check the website:
Amateur Radio News...
This year, the theme of the Day, February 13, is: "Radio and Peace". We need it!
As we are Radio too, we will celebrate again, but our own way, being on the air with the special callsigns:
AO1WRD, AO2WRD, AO3WRD, AO4WRD, AO5WRD, AO6WRD, AO7WRD, AO8WRD and AO9WRD;
during the weekend: from Friday 10 to Monday 13.
Stay tuned and contact these special event stations.
As we explained before, members of EURAO in Romania
carried out several activities of amateur radio for children with the financial support of a local foundation in Buzau City:
Fondul Stiintescu .
They produced an interesting video, starring children and monitors, summarizing those activities.
Now we have the pleasure to present this video with English subtitles for everyone's enjoyment.