[amsat-bb] Re: What does it mean?

Andrew Glasbrenner glasbrenner at mindspring.com
Thu Oct 28 14:19:49 PDT 2010

On 10/28/2010 4:58 PM, Michae J. Wolthuis wrote:
> I just contacted Eric, who gave me fp/kv1j - gn17.  What does the fp stroke
> mean?  Do I enter this into AC Logger as kv1j without the fp/?
> Something new on AO-51, I'm learning!
> Mike
> Kb8zgl
No! LOL!

FP/ means he was operating from a French territory off the coast of 
Canada called St. Pierre and Miquelon 
(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Pierre_and_Miquelon) . It's a 
separate DXCC country, and French soil, so (I imagine) he's operating 
under the CEPT agreement we have with most of Europe, hence the appended 

Congratulations, that is a fine DX catch.

73, Drew KO4MA

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