And I got him! The closest DX contact I've ever made. And on 'phone, too. 73, doug From: "Steve" <ai7w at arrl.net> Date: Thu, 23 Oct 2008 15:15:07 -0000 Richard Gariott was active making voice QSO's this morning (15:00UTC) over the west coast. He said this would be his last ham radio activity before coming home.