SOP - Sea of Peace - certificate of the DARC district Mecklenburg-West Pomerania

 

                    Rules                   

The DARC district Mecklenburg-West Pomerania publishes this honouring since 1991 to all licensed radio amateurs and SWLs, in the time from the 01.07., 00.00 UTC, to 31.July, 24.00 UTC per year, who fullfilled the following rules:
     EU   -  applicants: 15 points, of it 3-DL points
     DX   -  applicants: 10 points, of it 1-DL points
     VHF - applicants: 
5 points, DL points are not necessary
Points:
A QSO with a station from the DARC district Mecklenburg-West Pomerania
(DOK  Vxx  additional Z87, Z89, MCM, MVP, SOP, YLV) counts 3 points, all other German stations (max. 3 stations) and stations each once one pouint.
QSOs with stations in the following countries and districts count in each case once one point.

ES LA LY OHØ OH1 OH2 OH5 OH6 OH8 OH9 OJØ OZ  
RA1 RA2F SMØ SM1 SM2 SM3 SM5 SM6 SM7 SP1 SP2 YL  

There are no band- and modes of restrictions. Beginning in 1992 SOP sticker (small pennons) are published for renewed fulfilling of the conditions. The SOP pennon is pentagonal and multicolored; 22 cm wide and 33 cm long. The sticker about 7 cm wide and 10 cm long. As a bonus after 5-times achievement of the SOPs the applicant receives a special sticker (free of charge), after 10 years achievement a certificate.
Application: Log extract - please till 31 August every years - Calls alphanumerically listed
Manager:    Georg Tretow - DL4SVA, P. O. Box 1114, D-23931 Grevesmühlen, email: DL4SVA@darc.de
Fee:           SOP pennon  DL       10 Euros or 15 US $   
                                      Europe 12 Euros or 17 US $   (new postage)
                                      DX       15 Euros or 20 US $   (new postage)
                  SOP Sticker               4 Euros or  6 US $

The manager sends an email with the account data.

On-line applications are preferred.

To the SOP application