QRZ.COM
ad: L-HROutlet
ad: l-rl
ad: L-rfparts
ad: Subscribe
ad: l-gcopper
ON1418GMA Belgium flag Belgium

Login is required for additional detail.

QSL: via Buro and Direct

Page managed by ON4VLM Lookups: 1542

 

Eric ON3EE, Leon ON4VLM, Joris ON3JL, Walter ON5WAL, Niels ON3NE and guest operator Swa ON5SWA are going to commemorate the building and construction of the german military airfield and training school for pilots 100 years ago at As. The first airplane took off from here for its first war mission on the 26th of may 1917 .
The BIPT granted the members of this team a license with the special callsign "ON1418GMA". GMA stands for German Military Airfield. The special event station will be on the air on saturday the 27th of May 2017 from 8:00 o'clock local time in the morning till.... First on 80m and later on 40m and 20m.
There is also going to be a Livestream avaiable , so take a look at the following URL's from time to time:
http://bit.ly/12MR97c

or https://www.youtube.com/user/ON4WLR/live


QSL via Buro

or Direct via:

ON4WLR
Stationsstraat 52/5
3910 Neerpelt
Belgium

We hope to put you in our log on the 27th of may
Untill then....
The ON1418GMA Team

Attention: this time no visitors please, because it is private property that is protected by a caretaker.
Unfortunately only the team members have permission to enter the property.

A picture of the training school for pilots in 1917

After the first wold war the belgian army took over the airfield and training school for pilots.
Between 1918 and 1925 over 400 soldiers got their flying permission here for the belgian airforce.

 

8105164 Last modified: 2017-05-19 16:51:30, 1886 bytes

Login Required

Login is required for additional detail.

You must be logged in to file a report on this page

Please login now...

Public Logbook data is temporarily not available for this user
ad: giga-db
Copyright © 2017 by QRZ.COM
Fri Aug 18 04:55:22 2017 UTC
CPU: 0.043 sec 58358 bytes mp