Seeking nominations for 2016 Intrepid Spirit Award – Press Release
Paul Ewing N6PSE informs DxCoffee readers:
“The Intrepid-DX Group is seeking nominations for the individual or group that most displayed their “Intrepid Spirit” this past year. The Intrepid Spirit for purposes of this award is defined as:
An Intrepid Spirit is bold, courageous, dedicated, innovative, fearless, generous, resolute and visionary in their approach to Amateur Radio.
We are seeking to make this award to the group or individual that most displayed their intrepid spirit in 2016, by expressing an unshakable commitment to the Amateur Radio DX Community.
This award is made in memory of our friend, James McLaughlin WA2EWE/T6AF. SK, Kabul Afghanistan, April 27th, 2011.
All nominations must be received by December 31st, 2016. The Board of Directors of the Intrepid-DX Group will evaluate the nominations and the award will be presented at the International DX Convention in Visalia, California on April 22nd, 2017.
The Intrepid-DX Group was formed in 2010 following our successful Dxpedition to Iraq.
Vice President and Founder
The Intrepid DX Group
Jim McLaughlin, WA2EWE/T6AF, was killed April 27
in an attack by an Afghan pilot at Kabul Airport.
(Photo Steve Herman, W7VOA)