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The International Naval Contest (INC) takes place every year on the second weekend of December.

This year, ARMI "Associazione Radioamatori Marinai Italiani (ITALY)", will be sponser of the International Naval Contest.

When:       12th December 2020 16:00 UTC  to  13th December 2020 15:59 UTC

Bands:      3.5 - 7 - 14 - 21 - 28 MHz

Prefered frequencies:
   CW:   3,565 - 7,020 - 14,055 - 21,160 - 28,350 MHz
   SSB:  3,625 - 7,060 - 14,303 - 21,175 - 28,993 MHz

Mode:       CW - SSB - Mixed

Informations to be given on contact:

   1. Naval Club Member: RST+CLUB+MEMBERSHIP NUMBER (eg. "599 MI100")
   2. Non Naval Member: RST+NUMBER (eg. "599 001")


   1. Naval club members:              10 points
   2. Non-Naval members:                1 point


   1. Every contacted and logged member of a participating Naval Club.
   2. Every station only counted once as a multiplier during the contest
       regardless of the number of bands you work them on.
   3. Participation in the contest is allowed only under   o n e   membership number.

Score:   Total QSO points * Multipliers = total score

Participating naval clubs:

MFCA Marine Funker Club Austria: CA
FNARS Finnish Naval Amateur Radio Society: FN
INORC Italian Naval "Old Rhythmers" Club": IN
MARAC Marine Amateur Radio Club Netherlands: MA
MF Marinefunker-Runde e.V.: MF
ARMI Associazione Radioamatori Marinai Italiani: MI
RNARS Royal Naval Amateur Radio Society: RN
YO-MARC Romanian Marine Radio Amateur Club: YO
NRA Núcleo de Radio Amadores da Armada Portugal: PN

Participants classes:
A = Naval Station all band mixed mode (single op)
B = Naval Station all band CW (single op)
C = Naval Station all band SSB (single op)
D = All band SWL
E = Naval Club Station (multi op)
F = Non Naval Station

Trophys:  The 1st winner of each class.
               Award (PDF) for all participants.


   1. It is expected that the logbook owner has already included a calculation of the
       total score on the cover as a "FAIR PLAY STATEMENT" stating that the rules have        been applied during operation to the log attaches.

Download under  INC cover sheet in MS-Word  or   INC cover sheet as PDF

   2. The chronological log extract in paper or electronically as a email attachment
       must be submitted (in one of these formats: Cabrillo, Word or Excel).

   3. For a paper log extract the log sheet or standard log sheet has to used.

Download unter  INC log sheet in MS-Word  or   INC log sheet as PDF

The cover sheet must be filled in fully and correctly. Any incomplete form cover is considered as control log.

Contest manager:
(All handwritten paper logs are to be sent by letter to:)

Contest manager of ARMI

            Alberto Mattei
            Via E. Millo, 20
            96011 Augusta (SR)

The log in electronic should be sent to:


Logs to be received by:    13th January 2021
(deadline / postmarked)

All information without engagement !


The results 2020

In case of request please contact directly the organizer!

This year we were able to succeed in working a minimum of naval stations. As a thank you we received these beautiful certificates of participation.

Our thanks go to Maren DK9MOS and to Hans DK9OS who also successfully operated our club station DLØDMB.


INC certificates 2021

We're looking forward to participating again next year.


last update: 28/02/2021  © dk9os