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S590RTVS A SPECIAL STATION CALL SIGN

 

S5 90 RTVS

A SPECIAL AMATEUR RADIO STATION CALL SIGN

Will be used from 1st March to 31st December 2018 by members of

Radio Club Cerkno S50E and their section Kričač Ljubljana S59DRL.

In 2018, the national broadcaster Radiotelevizija Slovenija is celebrating the 90th anniversary of broadcasting Radio programmes, and the 60th anniversary of Television programme transmissions. Radio Slovenija started broadcasting as Radio Ljubljana on the 1st of September 1928, although the first experiments were made back in 1924. It broadcasted on the wavelength of 578 metres, with a power of 2,5 kW.

RTV Slovenia Nanos transmission site Photo: Cecilija Vitežnik

A Museum Collection of Analogue Transmission Techniques on the mountain of Pleša (1,262m) is located at the RTV Slovenija NANOS transmission site. Photo: Cecilija Vitežnik

Television was born 30 years later, on the 11th of October 1958, when the first experimental programmes were launched. More information available on http://www.rtvslo.si/files/pr/brosura_rtv_ang-2012.pdf

Radio Club Cerkno - S50E has a server with some applications running permanently, amongst which the S50CLX DX Cluster, where DX spots, DX News and Contest calendar are linked directly to RTV Slovenija Teletext page number 597, with three subpages. http://www.rtvslo.si/ttx

RTV Slovenia Nanos transmission site Photo: Cecilija Vitežnik

A Museum Collection of Analogue Transmission Techniques on the mountain of Pleša (1,262m) is located at the RTV Slovenija NANOS transmission site. Photo: Cecilija Vitežnik

A special QSL card S590RTVS  will confirm each contact via the QSL bureau in early 2019. LOG will be also uploaded on ARRL LoTW and CLUBLOG on a regular basis. For more information, updates and useful links please visit Radio Club Cerkno S50E website at http://www.s50e.si

Currently Radio club Cerkno S50E manage the following callsigns and amateur radio services:
 

  • S50E - DX & CONTEST station Črni Vrh nad Cerknim 1.297m (4.255 ft.) asl
  • S53IXY - Radio klub Cerkno, Bevkova 22, 5282 Cerkno
  • S59DRL - section Kričač Ljubljana
     
  • S50CLX - DX Cluster
  • S50EDX- Echolink
  • S55YCV - Packet digipeater
  • TELETEXT - RTV Slovenija Teletext page number 597 with three sub pages

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