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Daytime DX Awards (Daytime hours are 1500 - 1900 hrs UTC)

This certificate recognises long distance reception of NDBs between the hours of 1000 and 1400 local standard time - that is, two hours before and afer noon in the listener's timezone.
Miles KM
250-499 402-804
500-749 805-1205
750-999 1206-1607
1000-1249 1608-2010
1250+ 1608+
KHz ID Location S/P ITU Pwr Miles KM Date UTC Order
373 AEA 'Jones' South Hill VA USA   489 788 1999-11-23 1705
410 EGQ Emmetsburg IA USA   749 1206 1999-11-23 1730
353 PG Portage MB CAN 25 971 1563 1999-12-03 1500
365 FT 'Mufin' Fort Worth TX USA 25 1201 1933 1996-12-28 1719
382 POS Port Of Spain TRD   2527 4068 1999-11-26 1734

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
370 YBV Berens River MB CAN 25 999 1607 2017-11-19 1106
406 YLJ Meadow Lake SK CAN 15 1486 2391 2017-01-25 0602
370 LMS San Pedro Sula (Cortes) HND 50 1997 3215 2004-11-20 0526
270 FLO Santa Cruz Das Flores AZR   2494 4014 2005-12-03 0343
418 TLC Tulcan (Carchi) EQA 100 2956 4757 2018-02-06 0555
405 CON Concepcion PRG 200 4840 7790 2018-02-06 0531
280 IPA Rapa Nui (Easter Island) (Isla de Pascua) PAQ 3000 5233 8423 2002-12-29 0450

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
AZR ISL  
 
 
 

North American NDB DX Awards (56 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 AL AR AZ BC CA CO CT DE FL  
GA GRL IA ID IL IN KS KY LA MA MB MD ME MI MN MO MS MT NB NC  
ND NE NH NJ NL NM NS NT NU NY OH OK ON PA PE  
QC SC SD SK TN TX VA VT WI WV WY  

Caribbean / Central American NDB DX Awards (19 qualifying countries)

Available in the following categories:
Countries
3
10
15
20
NDB List Country codes Order
ATG BAH BRB  
CUB CYM DMA DOM GDL GRD GTM  
HND JMC LCA MEX PTR  
SAP TCA TRD VRG  

South American NDB DX Awards (7 qualifying countries)

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

African NDB DX Awards (1 qualifying countries)

Available in the following categories:
Countries
1
5
10
15
NDB List Country codes Order
CPV  
 
 
 

Australian and Pacific Islands NDB DX Awards (1 qualifying countries)

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

North of 60 Award (37 qualifying signals)

Transatlantic DX Awards (4 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  

Canadian Transcontinental NDB DX Award (14 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.

US Transcontinental NDB DX Award (1 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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