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Prefix CQ8 (Azores) logs as Portugal
#1 Posted : Tuesday, March 10, 2020 10:41:58 AM(UTC)

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The prefix table entry for the Azores is:


The CQ(1)8 would mean logging CQ18m would return as the Azores while logging CQ8M would return as Portugal. I don't know if CQ1 is a valid prefix for the Azores but assuming it is then this should be CQ(18) which would return the Azores for CQ1M or CQ8M. I doubt CQ18 is an intentional valid prefix but I could be wrong. Of course I could have this all wrong in which case please educate me.

Thanks for any help.

PS: Is there a some "master" that defines each countries alphanumeric syntax rules (I don't mean the DXCC list) ??


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#2 Posted : Wednesday, March 11, 2020 3:01:17 PM(UTC)

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The best source I have found is this:

It is what LOGic uses for individual callsign lookup for calls that do not match a prefix.

It has:

So LOGic should be:

Thanks for reporting this. I will fix it.

Tnx & 73,

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K8ZM on 3/11/2020(UTC)
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