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To celebrate the 80th anniversary of the formation of the First Class CW Operators' Club (FOC), the special callsign GB80FOC will be aired from England during the month of May 2018. The special QSL card shown above will be available on request.

Contacts with this station as 10 points will count towards the FOC80 Award.

The on-line log for GB80FOC contains all QSOs between 1st and 28th May 2018, is fully searchable below and has been uploaded to the ARRL's Log Book of the World (LoTW) and Club Log. The most recent upload was on 29th May 2018.

Enter your callsign and click on the "search" button below. Progressive searches are allowed, e.g. enter "G4" and all G4xx callsigns worked are displayed. Enter "G4B", and all G4Bx callsigns are displayed.

The operator's call is shown against each QSO.

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Founded in 1938, and with its roots, history and management in the UK, the First Class CW Operators' Club promotes good CW (Morse code) operating, activity, friendship and socialising via its worldwide membership of approximately 500. Members are active on all HF bands and the character of the club is best expressed in its motto:

"A man should keep his friendship in constant repair" - Samuel Johnson (1755).


  • Foster and encourage a high standard of CW operating ability and behaviour on the amateur bands.
  • Observe the licence conditions and principles of band planning.
  • Be considerate to other amateurs at all times.
  • Protect the future of the hobby through being active, encouraging newcomers and supporting a national society.
  • For more information including how to become a member, please visit the Club's own site.

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