[amsat-bb] ARRL NPOTA Activation - National Mall (DZ06) - FO-29 at 1724Z 26-Mar
n8hm at arrl.net
Sat Mar 26 16:41:08 UTC 2016
I am about to depart for the Mall. Please look for me around 435.865
MHz +/- Doppler on the 1724Z pass of FO-29.
Exchange will be a signal report + DZ06. I won't be sending my
gridsquare. It's FM18lv, same as when I'm at home.
On Fri, Mar 25, 2016 at 10:23 AM, Paul Stoetzer <n8hm at arrl.net> wrote:
> Good morning,
> Tomorrow I will activate the National Mall (DZ06) on the FO-29 pass at
> 1724Z tomorrow. Unfortunately I can't stay for more than the one pass,
> but will return several times in the future. The National Mall is
> about three quarters of a mile north of my apartment, so I will walk
> there with my normal satellite gear (2 Yaesu FT-817s and a Microset
> VUR-30 amplifier) and Elk antenna. Since I am carrying everything on
> me, not setting anything up, and have a relatively discrete location
> in mind, I do not anticipate any problem with the authorities, but one
> can never tell! Check my Twitter @PRStoetzer for real time updates.
> I will be around 435.865 MHz +/- Doppler.
> I will try to activate as many of the feasible NPOTA sites in the
> District of Columbia as possible on satellite during the rest of the
> Paul, N8HM
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