From: RAC Headquarters
Date: January 6th, 1999
Subject: New Prefix for Nunavut
The following is an announcement received by RAC from Rolf Ziemann, Director, NWT.
Congratulations on the creation of Nunavut. On this occasion, we are
delighted to assign a new distinctive call sign prefix.
Prefix VY0 (Victor Yankee Zero) becomes effective 1 April 1999 to the
territory of Nunavut to ensure a unique identification for the new
The Prefix VE8 (Victor Echo Eight) will remain for the use of the
western North west territories.