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--- Hong Kong Amateur Radio Transmitting Society Series ---
General Requirements: GCR requested, cards not wanted. Apply to: Awards Manager, HARTS, GPO Box 541, Hong Kong. Fees and dates vary; refer to award details.
(CHG 01 )
Catch 22 Award
Contact stations located on the 2nd Parallel of Latitude North per list below after 1 Jan 1980. A VR2/VS6 contact is required. Awarded in 3 classes: Class 3 = 15 countries, Class 2 = 20 countries, Class 1 = all 25 countries. Fee is $US15, HK$45 or 45 IRCs. Endorsements for band and mode. Upgrade stickers cost $US1, HK$10 or 5 IRCs .
|1. VR2/VS6 Hong Kong||6. XW Laos||11. A6X U.A.E.||16. TT8 Chad||21. CN Morocco|
|2. XX9 Macao||7. XZ Myanmar||12. HZ Saudi Arabia||17. 5U7 Niger||22. C6 Bahamas|
|3. BY China||8. S2 Bangladesh||13. ST Sudan||18. 7X Algeria||23. CO Cuba|
|4. BV Taiwan||9. VU2 India||14. SU Egypt||19. TZ Mali||24. XE Mexico|
|5. XV Vietnam||10. A4X Oman||15. 5A Libya||20. 5T5 Mauritania||25. KH6 Hawaii|
Requires six contacts with different VR2/VS6 stations after 1 Jan 1964. Stations in zones 18, 19, 24 to 28 require 10 contacts with different VS6 stations. Fee is $US5, HK$50 or 15 IRCs.
Nine Dragons Award
Make one contact with a country in each of the following CQ zones: 18, 19, 24 to 30 inclusive. The contact for zone 24 must be a VR2/VS6. Stations within the 9 listed zones require 2 contacts in each zone with 2 VR2 contacts. Contacts after 1 Jan 1979. Fee is $US10, HK$100 or 30 IRCs.