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Long Ranger DX Awards

This certificate recognises really long distance reception of NDBs particularly at night when skywave propagation is possible.
Miles KM
500-999 805-1607
1000-1499 1608-2413
1500-1999 2414-3217
2000-2499 3218-4022
2500-2999 4023-4826
3000-4999 4827-8044
5000+ 8045+
KHz ID Location S/P ITU Pwr Miles KM Date UTC Order
233 OKS Oshkosh NE USA 25 995 1601 2021-03-08 0720
417 IY 'Chukk' Charles City IA USA 25 1499 2413 2020-12-31 0849
355 YWP Webequie ON CAN 100 1991 3204 2020-12-31 0754
390 HBT Sand Point (Borland) AK ALS   2487 4003 2021-09-25 1133
350 RB Resolute Bay NU CAN 3000 2911 4686 2021-01-19 0805
352 RG Nikau (Rarotonga Island) CKS   4699 7563 2019-12-31 1121
395 PMQ Port MacQuarie NW AUS   7340 11814 2021-10-14 1324

North American NDB DX Awards (41 qualifying countries)

This certificate recognises reception of NDBs located in in North America. Remember that each US state and Canadian province is considered a separate 'country'.
Countries
10
30
45
60
NDB List Country codes Order
AB AK AL AR AZ BC CA CO FL GA  
IA ID IL IN KS KY LA MB MI MN MS MT NC NE NJ NM NT NU OH OK  
ON OR QC SC SD SK TN TX WA WY YT  
 

Caribbean / Central American NDB DX Awards (6 qualifying countries)

Available in the following categories:
Countries
3
10
15
20
NDB List Country codes Order
ATG CUB CYM  
GDL MEX PTR  
 
 

South American NDB DX Awards (3 qualifying countries)

Available in the following categories:
Countries
1
3
5
10
NDB List Country codes Order
CLM  
EQA GAL  
 
 

Asian NDB DX Awards (2 qualifying countries)

Available in the following categories:
Countries
1
3
5
10
NDB List Country codes Order
MTS  
VOI  
 
 

Australian and Pacific Islands NDB DX Awards (9 qualifying countries)

Get it in these 'denominations'
Countries
1
3
5
10
NDB List Country codes Order
CKS  
FSM HWA  
NFK NW  
NZL QD SLM TUA  

North of 60 Award (17 qualifying signals)

This certificate recognises reception of NDBs located at least 60 Degrees of latitude north of the Equator. This area includes Iceland, Greenland and Alaska as well as most of Scandinavia and parts of Russia and Canada.

Transpacific DX Awards (8 qualifying signals)

Yes, we must also be fair to those interested in the "Really Big Pond". This certificate recognises reception of NDBs across the pacific in either direction.
  • For listeners in North, central or South America qualifying beacons must be in Asian countries or on Australian mainland, in New Zealand or Papua New Guinea, but not other countries in Oceania.
  • For listeners in Asia, Australia, New Zealand or Papua New Guinea qualifying beacons must be in North, Central or South America
NDBs Qualifying Signals Order
1  
2  
3  
4  

US Transcontinental NDB DX Award (10 qualifying pairs of NDBs)

This certificate recognises reception of NDBs on Pacific and Atlantic coasts of continental United States. Qualifying beacons must be in states with oceanic shorelibes (excluding the Gulf of Mexico).
Stations East Coast West Coast Order
1 on each coast  
2 on each coast  
3 on each coast  
4 on each coast  

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