VHF Contest Calendar 2018

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Date (2018)
Time
UTC
Contest Name
Sections
Notes/Special Rules
*SCC Allowed
Tue 2 Jan.
2000-2230
144MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 2 Jan.
1900-2000
144MHz FMAC
Tue 9 Jan.
1900-2000
432MHz FMAC
Tue 9 Jan.
2000-2230
432MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 11 Jan.
1900-2000
50MHz FMAC
Thu 11 Jan.
2000-2230
50MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 16 Jan.
2000-2230
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 18 Jan.
2000-2230
70MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 18 Jan.
1900-2000
70MHz FMAC
Tue 23 Jan.
1930-2230*
SHF UKAC
Sun 4 Feb.
0900-1300
432MHz AFS
SF O
Tue 6 Feb.
2000-2230
144MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 6 Feb.
1900-2000
144MHz FMAC
Thu 8 Feb.
1900-2000
50MHz FMAC
Thu 8 Feb.
2000-2230
50MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 13 Feb.
1900-2000
432MHz FMAC
Tue 13 Feb.
2000-2230
432MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 15 Feb.
2000-2230
70MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 15 Feb.
1900-2000
70MHz FMAC
Tue 20 Feb.
2000-2230
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Sun 25 Feb.
1000-1200
70MHz Cumulatives #1
AO AR AL
Tue 27 Feb.
1930-2230*
SHF UKAC
Sat 3-Sun 4 Mar.
1400-1400
March 144 432MHz
O 6O SF SO 6S
Yes
Tue 6 Mar.
2000-2230
144MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 6 Mar.
1900-2000
144MHz FMAC
Thu 8 Mar.
1900-2000
50MHz FMAC
Thu 8 Mar.
2000-2230
50MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Sun 11 Mar.
1000-1200
70MHz Cumulatives #2
AO AR AL
Tue 13 Mar.
1900-2000
432MHz FMAC
Tue 13 Mar.
2000-2230
432MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 15 Mar.
2000-2230
70MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 15 Mar.
1900-2000
70MHz FMAC
Tue 20 Mar.
2000-2230
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 27 Mar.
1830-2130*
SHF UKAC
Sun 1 Apr.
0900-1200
First 70MHz Contest
AO AR AL
Tue 3 Apr.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 3 Apr.
1800-1900
144MHz FMAC
Tue 10 Apr.
1800-1900
432MHz FMAC
Tue 10 Apr.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 12 Apr.
1800-1900
50MHz FMAC
Thu 12 Apr.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Sun 15 Apr.
0900-1200
First 50MHz Contest
AO AR AL
Tue 17 Apr.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 19 Apr.
1900-2130
70MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 19 Apr.
1800-1900
70MHz FMAC
Sat 21-Sun 22 Apr.
1400-1400
1st MGM Contest
Tue 24 Apr.
1830-2130*
SHF UKAC
Tue 1 May.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 1 May.
1800-1900
144MHz FMAC
Sat 5-Sun 6 May.
1400-1400
May 432MHz-245GHz Contest
O SF
Yes
Sat 5 May.
1400-2200
10GHz Trophy Contest
SF O
M4 , S6
Yes
Sat 5 May.
1400-2200
432MHz Trophy Contest
O SF
Yes
Tue 8 May.
1800-1900
432MHz FMAC
Tue 8 May.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 10 May.
1800-1900
50MHz FMAC
Thu 10 May.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Sun 13 May.
0900-1200
70MHz Contest CW
AO AR AL
Tue 15 May.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 17 May.
1900-2130
70MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 17 May.
1800-1900
70MHz FMAC
Sat 19-Sun 20 May.
1400-1400
144MHz May Contest
O SF SO 6S 6O
Yes
Sun 20 May.
1100-1500
1st 144MHz Backpackers
Tue 22 May.
1830-2130*
SHF UKAC
Sun 27 May.
1400-1600
70MHz Cumulatives #3
AO AR AL
Tue 5 Jun.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 5 Jun.
1800-1900
144MHz FMAC
Sun 10 Jun.
0900-1300
2nd 144MHz Backpackers
 
Tue 12 Jun.
1800-1900
432MHz FMAC
Tue 12 Jun.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 14 Jun.
1800-1900
50MHz FMAC
Thu 14 Jun.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Sat 16-Sun 17 Jun.
1400-1400
50MHz Trophy Contest
M4 , S7
Yes
Tue 19 Jun.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 21 Jun.
1900-2130
70MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 21 Jun.
1800-1900
70MHz FMAC
 
Sun 24 Jun.
0900-1200
50MHz Contest CW
 
AO AR AL
Sun 24 Jun.
1400-1600
70MHz Cumulatives #4
 
AO AR AL
Tue 26 Jun.
1830-2130*
SHF UKAC
 
Tue 3 Jul.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 3 Jul.
1800-1900
144MHz FMAC
 
Sat 7-Sun 8 Jul.
1400-1400*
VHF NFD
 
Sun 8 Jul.
1100-1500
3rd 144MHz Backpackers
 
Tue 10 Jul.
1800-1900
432MHz FMAC
 
Tue 10 Jul.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 12 Jul.
1800-1900
50MHz FMAC
 
Thu 12 Jul.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 17 Jul.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 19 Jul.
1900-2130
70MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 19 Jul.
1800-1900
70MHz FMAC
 
Sun 22 Jul.
1000-1600
70MHz Trophy Contest
 
O SO SF
Tue 24 Jul.
1830-2130*
SHF UKAC
 
Sat 4 Aug.
1300-1700
4th 144MHz Backpackers
 
Sat 4 Aug.
1400-2000
144MHz Low Power Contest
 
O SF SO
Sun 5 Aug.
0800-1200
432MHz Low Power Contest
 
O SF SO
Tue 7 Aug.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 7 Aug.
1800-1900
144MHz FMAC
 
Thu 9 Aug.
1800-1900
50MHz FMAC
 
Thu 9 Aug.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Sun 12 Aug.
1400-1600
70MHz Cumulatives #5
 
AO AR AL
Tue 14 Aug.
1800-1900
432MHz FMAC
 
Tue 14 Aug.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 16 Aug.
1900-2130
70MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 16 Aug.
1800-1900
70MHz FMAC
 
Tue 21 Aug.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 28 Aug.
1830-2130*
SHF UKAC
 
Sat 1-Sun 2 Sep.
1400-1400
144MHz Trophy Contest
 
O SF SO 6O 6S
Yes
Sun 2 Sep.
1100-1500
5th 144MHz Backpackers
 
Tue 4 Sep.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 4 Sep.
1800-1900
144MHz FMAC
 
Tue 11 Sep.
1800-1900
432MHz FMAC
 
Tue 11 Sep.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 13 Sep.
1800-1900
50MHz FMAC
 
Thu 13 Sep.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Sun 16 Sep.
0900-1200
2nd 70MHz Contest
 
AO AR AL
Tue 18 Sep.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 20 Sep.
1900-2130
70MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 20 Sep.
1800-1900
70MHz FMAC
 
Tue 25 Sep.
1830-2130*
SHF UKAC
 
Tue 2 Oct.
1900-2130
144MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 2 Oct.
1800-1900
144MHz FMAC
 
Sat 6-Sun 7 Oct.
1400-1400
Oct 432MHz-245GHz Contest
 
O SF
Yes
Sat 6 Oct.
1400-2200
2.3GHz Trophy
 
O SF
Yes
Sat 6 Oct.
1400-2200
1.2GHz Trophy
 
O SF
Yes
Tue 9 Oct.
1800-1900
432MHz FMAC
 
Tue 9 Oct.
1900-2130
432MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 11 Oct.
1800-1900
50MHz FMAC
 
Thu 11 Oct.
1900-2130
50MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 16 Oct.
1900-2130
1.3GHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 18 Oct.
1900-2130
70MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 18 Oct.
1800-1900
70MHz FMAC
 
Sun 21 Oct.
0900-1300
50MHz AFS Contest
 
SF O
M3 , S3
Tue 23 Oct.
1830-2130*
SHF UKAC
 
Sat 3-Sun 4 Nov.
1400-1400
144MHz CW Marconi
 
SF O 6S 6O
Yes
Tue 6 Nov.
2000-2230
144MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 6 Nov.
1900-2000
144MHz FMAC
 
Thu 8 Nov.
1900-2000
50MHz FMAC
 
Thu 8 Nov.
2000-2230
50MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 13 Nov.
1900-2000
432MHz FMAC
 
Tue 13 Nov.
2000-2230
432MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 15 Nov.
2000-2230
70MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 15 Nov.
1900-2000
70MHz FMAC
 
Tue 20 Nov.
2000-2230
1.3GHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 27 Nov.
1930-2230*
SHF UKAC
 
Sun 2 Dec.
1000-1600
144MHz AFS
 
SF O
Tue 4 Dec.
2000-2230
144MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Tue 4 Dec.
1900-2000
144MHz FMAC
 
Tue 11 Dec.
1900-2000
432MHz FMAC
 
Tue 11 Dec.
2000-2230
432MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 13 Dec.
1900-2000
50MHz FMAC
 
Thu 13 Dec.
2000-2230
50MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Sat 15-Sun 16 Dec.
1400-1400
2nd MGM Contest
 
Tue 18 Dec.
2000-2230
1.3GHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 20 Dec.
2000-2230
70MHz UKAC
 
AO AR AL
B4 , S8 , S9
Thu 20 Dec.
1900-2000
70MHz FMAC
 
Wed 26 Dec.
1400-1600
50/70/144/432MHz Christmas Cumulatives Contest
 
AR AO AL
M4 , S1 , S5
Thu 27 Dec.
1400-1600
50/70/144/432MHz Christmas Cumulatives Contest
 
AR AO AL
M4 , S1 , S5
Fri 28 Dec.
1400-1600
50/70/144/432MHz Christmas Cumulatives Contest
 
AR AO AL
M4 , S1 , S5
Sat 29 Dec.
1400-1600
50/70/144/432MHz Christmas Cumulatives Contest
 
AR AO AL
M4 , S1 , S5
Times marked with a * denote times vary per band
*SCC = Special Contest Callsign