was started in a HAM-radio in 1959 on the
club station UA2KAP (Chernjakhovsk city, Kaliningrad district). The first own callsign was UA2ACS
Since 1974 as a UR2RGM (Tallinn, Estonia). During the
Moscow's Olympic Games in 1980 from 1st of January to 03 of August
has been used a special callsign RU2RGM.
The callsign ES1RF - since 1990.
I am a member of Estonian Radio Amateur Union (ERAU). National qualification class "A", CEPT
License class "1".
ERAÜ is the only officially recognized amateur radio organization
representing and uniting radio amateurs in Estonia. ERAÜ members can have
actual impact on the development of amateur radio as a hobby in the
country, its regulations and legislation in the field of communication
etc. Hence, only membership guarantees a HAM in Estonia an actual
participation in the hobby and a status of real and active radio amateur.
The prefix ES in Estonia
was introduced since January 1st, 1929.
March 1st 1935 the Estonian Radio Amateurs’
was officially registered by the Ministry of
Internal Affairs as an
organization uniting amateur radio activity of the country.
marks the “official birth” of the organized amateur radio in
On January 1st 1938 ERAU became a member of
The territory of Estonia has divided on
to 9 radio amateurs districts:
(ES0, ES1- ES8).The
HQ using special
more useful information, including ES-Callbook, awards and CEPT in
Estonia you can find on official
Estonian Radio Amateur Union
My current QSL-cards front
from the middle of April to the end of October I move my activity from
Tallinn to the country house. It is situated in Raplamaa, just
18 kilometers from my residence place in Tallinn.
The QRA-locator of
this place is KO29IF. The callsign I'm using there is ES1RF/3.
More about my
activity on HF-VHF-Satellites you can find on another places of my
Hope to meet you in the
73! de Gennadi (Gene) - ES1RF