Less Than Two Weeks Go to the D-STAR QSO Party - 11/09/2013
There is less than two weeks to go until the 2013 D-STAR QSO Party, an annual event that promotes the Amateur (ham) radio hobby around the world through D-STAR (Digital Smart Technologies for Amateur Radio.)
The 2013 D-STAR QSO Party will take place over three days starting Friday, September 20 (00:00 UTC) to Sunday, September 22 (24:00 UTC). Detailed information about this event including prize information is now available on the Icom Inc. website at: http://www.icom.co.jp/world/d-starparty2013/
'The D-STAR QSO Party has been an exciting yearly event for D-STAR enthusiasts all over the world,' says Ian Lockyer, Marketing Manager of Icom UK. 'Each year, we see increases in the number of new D-STAR users and event participants. I hope to see this become a regular annual activity on everyone's calendar!'
D-STAR is an open standard digital communication protocol that delivers clear digital voice and can transmit data such as call sign, short messages and GPS information.
For more information about D-STAR please visit our microsite http://www.d-staruk.co.uk/
By: Icom UK Marketing,
(*Digital Smart Technology for Amateur Radio)