The special call GB1CODY
was allocated to FDRS to celebrate the centenary of the first
powered flight in the UK, made in Farnborough by Mr S.F.Cody
on 16 October 1908.
The station was operational
on a daily basis from the 13th until 19th October 2008 at the Aldershot
Military Museum. 620 contacts were made with a total of 68
A special QSL card was sent
out to those we contacted giving publicity to the club and to
Our thanks go to the Aldershot Military
Museum for hosting the event. Also many thanks to all
those who organised the event and operated the station.