I0RSC (Franco Roscini), current A.R.I. Perugia dean, officially started the diploma at 00:00 UTC on Feb 1st 2021, operating IQ0PG in FT8 80m.

First QSO made by I0RSC logged on https://log.iq0pg.it/

ARI member since 1956 and Ham radio since 1962, Franco is an A.R.I. TOP HONOR ROLL. Enthusiastic DYI he built several AM and SSB transmitting and receiving equipment and he is also a passionate VHF contester.

The whole IQ0PG Staff is honored that the commemorative diploma has been started by the club operator with oldest experience and service seniority.