Connect the world through D-STAR repeaters around the globe.
The goal of the D-STAR QSO PARTY is to communicate through as many D-STAR repeaters as possible throughout the world. All operators who submit an approved log will be eligible for the prize draw. Winners will be randomly selected to get a prize. The more D-STAR QSOs you make, the more chances you have to win. Please refer to the entry multipliers below.
If you contact 25 amateurs and 15 foreign countries, you will get total four (4) points.
September 22nd 0:00 - 24th 24:00 2017 (UTC)
All licensed Ham Radio operators
(Simplex operation on 28MHz, 50MHz)
D-STAR QSO PARTY 2017
1. The other stations RS
2. The year when you first operated D-STAR.
Example of rubber stamp QSO
CQ D-STAR QSO PARTY,CQ D-STAR QSO PARTY.
This is JA3YUA，Juliett - Alfa - Three - Yankee - Uniform - Alfa，JA3YUA.
Calling CQ and Standing-by.
JA3YUA, this is N9JA, November - Nine - Juliett – Alfa From Seattle Repeater to Hirano Repeater.
I am from the U.S. (country name)
Exchange Number is “59” and “2012”.
Thank you for the contact 73.
N9JA, This is JA3YUA，Juliett - Alfa - Three - Yankee - Uniform - Alfa，JA3YUA.
Thank you for coming back my call.
I am from Japan.
Exchange Number is “59” and “2014” 73.
There are two log formats accepted.
Please make an electronic log in the Cabrillo format and submit it to the E-mail address listed below. Please make the name of the file your call sign. For example: JA3YUA.log.
We can accept any type of Cabrillo formats that are V2 or V3, but please write down the items as shown in the log below. Also, do not forget to write your claimed score.
You can download a summary sheet and log sheet from “Log Reporting” page listed below and submit the completed sheets by E-mail. In addition to that, you can prepare your own log in an Excel spreadsheet.
“Log Reporting” page
October 25th 00:00 2017(UTC)
E-mail : D-Star.QSOPARTY_LOG@IcomAmerica.com
Results will be announced on November 21, 2017 on this website.
Comments or inquiries will be accepted by E-mail until November 30th. 00:00 2017 (UTC)
The two E-mail addresses below, for correspondence regarding the QSO party, will become invalid on December 26, 2017.
E-mail address to submit logs :
E-mail address for comments/inquiries :