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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
410 DAO 'Dragoo' Fort Huachuca (Sierra Vista) AZ USA 25 981 1579 2008-09-29 1212
400 QQ Comox BC CAN   1475 2374 2008-09-27 0513
327 MG West Arm (Cambridge Bay) NU CAN   1968 3167 2008-11-19 0546
382 SF Sondrostrom / Kangerlussuaq GRL   2494 4014 2008-11-07 0503
429 BTS 'Wood River' Dillingham AK ALS   2877 4630 2008-10-01 1205
284.5 MH Manihi Atoll (Tuamoto Archipelago) TUA 100 4942 7953 2008-11-21 0726
214 XA Oshima JPN 500 6102 9820 2008-11-19 1318

European NDB DX Awards (2 qualifying countries)

This certificate recognises reception of NDBs located in Europe at the levels shown below.
Countries
10
20
30
40
NDB List Country codes Order
ESP POR  
 
 
 

North American NDB DX Awards (36 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 AR AZ BC CA CO GRL IA IN  
KS KY LA MI MN MO MS MT NB ND NE NL NM NT NU OH OK ON QC SD  
SK TN TX WA WI YT  
 

Caribbean / Central American NDB DX Awards (4 qualifying countries)

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

South American NDB DX Awards (1 qualifying countries)

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

Asian NDB DX Awards (1 qualifying countries)

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

Australian and Pacific Islands NDB DX Awards (3 qualifying countries)

Get it in these 'denominations'
Countries
1
3
5
10
NDB List Country codes Order
HWA  
OCE TUA  
 
 

Iberian NDB Award (2 qualifying signals)

This certificate recognises reception of NDBs located in Spain and Portugal (including the Baleric Islands but excluding the Azores, the Canary Islands and spanish enclaves in Morocco) at the following levels:
NDBs Qualifying Signals Order
20
40
60
90

North of 60 Award (20 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.

Transatlantic DX Awards (2 qualifying signals)

This is probably the most challenging award of the program, even at its first level. However, there is a lot of interest on both sides of the Atlantic in transoceanic NDB DX.To qualify, listeners must hear NDBs on the other side.
  • European listeners may count NDBs in Greenland, Canada, the United States and the islands of the caribbean as well as Central and South America.
  • North American listeners may count NDBs in the Azores, the Canary Islands and Cape Verde as well as those on the European and African continents proper.
NDBs Qualifying Signals Order
1  
3  

Transpacific DX Awards (1 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  

Canadian Transcontinental NDB DX Award (1 qualifying pairs of NDBs)

This certificate recognises reception of NDBs on Pacific and Atlantic coasts of Canada (i.e. British Columbia and any of the Maritime Provinces). Qualifying beacons must be in these provinces but do not have to literally be on the shoreline.
Stations East Coast West Coast Order
1 on each coast  
2 on each coast      
4 on each coast      
6 on each coast      

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