SKOGAFOSS

Update about M/V “Skogafoss” RA1M/MM

Dear Sparks,

following update reported by Geoffrey POWELL – M1EDF:

Had message from Stepan Capt of Skogafoss, he will be at open sea 25th May west bound to Newfoundland , Nova Scotia  and Portland (Maine) USA, from Stepan RA1M/MM, he is presently docked in Rekyavik.. He says he will put it on the cluster…Geoff M1EDF..
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GM0HCQ/MM from Antarctica to England

Dear Sparks,

I/B “James Clark Ross” is underway from South Pole to UK, the ship will stop in some South American ports before heading for the home port.

Our friend Mike – GM0HCQ/MM should be active most evenings at about 20z and 22z on bands open for him. He will post spots to the dx clusters.

Current Grid:  HI Next Grids:   II, IJ, HJ ,HK

JRC PSN 21052017

73’s

webmaster

 

M/V AKADEMIK FEDOROV – RW1AI/MM on arrival

Dear Sparks,

OM Mike Fokin – RW1AI/MM on board I/B AKADEMIK FEDOROV in the last QSO reported ETA St. Petersburg on 22nd May, today QTH Grid JO96.

QTH ADAKEMIC FEDOROV

73’s es GW

webmaster

SS ANCHOR HITCH

Dear Sparks,

An old promotional video any seadog surely like to watch..at the end of the video one minute in the Radio Room.

Enjoy the movie!

73’s

webmaster

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Portuguese Navy Day International HF Contest

Dear Sparks following received from Núcleo de Radioamadores da Armada:

Dear friends

This is to inform you all about our next great activity.

Portuguese Navy Hamradio Club – NRA celebrates this year its 15th anniversary. As usually in May we promote Portuguese Navy Day Contest. This year is not an exception. But we have decided to modify Contest Regulations in such way ones have now eight days Contest period.

Regulations are now a bit more attractive and of course everybody has all the time to give their participation to the event. So we invite you all, dear friends, to give your participation so we all can make it a good Contest.

Here the RULES: Portuguese Navy Day International HF Contest

We hope to meet you all on the air.

Many thanks and best regards

On behalf of NRA Contest Manager

Board Director

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IQ6SB/IQP Sambenedetto Radio

Dear Sparks,

our colleague OM Dom – I6HWD also this year took part at the MRD, he didn’t loose any edition of our Event always active with special c/s IQ6SB/IQP where IQP is the callsign of Sambenedetto Radio one of the main coast radio station of the Adriatic since after the II WW. Today IQP is still active remote controlled by Rome Radio on 1855.0 kHz and on channel 20 VHF, 24 HRS on watch on 2182.0 kHz and channel 16 VHF.

Dom made a special clip also this year remembering all the past editions of MRD.

Ciao Dom e grazie!

73’s

webmaster

SKANTI r5001

Maritime Radio Day 2017 – RESULTS

Dear Sparks,

to satisfy any request forwaded to know the results of our last Event here the LIST, MRD has not a winner the results of the Event are intended to show the traffic done:

station ship coast special ham total operator
II1ICB 65 27 104 196 Max & crew
IR0IAR 49 24 2 91 166 Salvo
DL0DAN 77 30 5 18 130 Dierk & crew
IK6IJF 59 29 8 14 110 Alfredo
OE6XMF/4 67 29 1 11 108 Walter
GB0GLD 66 20 7 7 100 John & crew
GB0GKA 46 22 1 21 90 Tony
II3IQX 33 16 5 36 90 Ennio
DL0MCM 48 20 5 15 88 Horst & crew
M6MPC 49 29 1 1 80 Mike
PA2PCH 44 16 4 12 76 Ad
WA1WCC 14 7 3 45 69 Ron & crew
DL9CM 34 23 5 4 66 Rolf
DK4VQ 42 16 1 3 62 Hans-Peter
GB2GKR 45 13 3 61 Robin
CT7AJL 8 38 1 14 61 Helder
IQ6SB/IQP 35 14 2 9 60 Domenico
DL0EL 43 10 1 4 58 Peter & crew
IV3JWY 31 18 1 8 58 Bruno
G4AJY 36 9 5 7 56 Dave
RA1ALS 37 13 1 3 54 Mak
DF4BV 31 9 3 9 52 Heinz
IZ7DJR 20 14 4 14 52 Nino
CT1ELZ 32 12 7 51 Manel
G3PLE 29 14 2 5 50 David
LA3DX 30 15 2 3 50 Frode
4X1WQ 23 11 3 11 48 Avi
F8KIH 26 8 1 12 47 Yvon & crew
DL6MKA 27 14 1 4 46 Bernd
UR8GH 17 21 2 4 44 Anatoliy
M0URL 27 14 1 2 44 Peter
DH6BAN 26 11 3 2 42 Hans-Jürgen
F6FSF 28 12 1 41 Luc
GKBGKR 27 9 1 2 39 Bob
GB0GLV 28 10 1 39 John
I5EFO 21 11 5 37 Emil
G4ZMM 24 8 1 3 36 Jon
LA6DW 22 8 3 1 34 Gerner
DL4BCG 18 13 3 34 Paul
EA7EGU 22 10 1 1 34 Manuel
PA3CWG 16 13 4 33 Ronald
M0BUI 22 8 2 32 Les
DL5JAB 20 12 32 Armin
CT1APP 25 6 1 32 Julio
DL5LBC 17 12 3 32 Claudia
DK6SX 16 14 2 32 Willi
EA8VI 21 8 2 1 32 Juan
M0BUI 21 8 2 31 Les
PA5ABW 18 12 1 31 Albert
PI4HAL 6 5 20 31 Okko & crew
PA3ERE 18 12 30 Hans
PA2GRU 17 10 2 29 Dick
SV1AZL 8 6 15 29 Vassilis
DJ9BM 18 10 28 Volker
IK7TVE 16 10 1 27 Pasquale
G3ZGC 15 7 5 27 Richard
GU4RUK 16 8 1 1 26 Alan
LA3FL 12 7 3 1 23 Per
I2AZ 5 3 14 22 Joe
OF8FIU 15 5 2 0 22 Jorma
HB9ASZ 11 4 3 2 20 Bernie
DJ7JE 7 10 1 18 Klaus
F5YD 13 3 2 18 Gerard
I5SKK 8 7 1 1 17 Alex, FoMRD
F5YG 9 7 16 Jean-Pierre
SM0AFT 7 5 2 1 15 Robert
I5JSR 9 6 15 Sergio
G3WDL 8 2 5 15 Stuart
DH4PB 7 3 4 14 Sylvester
S52CC 6 6 1 1 14 Vinko
SWL 10 2 1 1 14 David
OE3FFC 4 7 1 12 Franz
W1HNJ 5 5 2 12 Ed
G4FWA 6 2 1 2 11 John
DL7LPH 8 1 2 11 Peter
9V1VV 8 2 10 John
EI5CA 7 1 1 9 Tom
CT1CZT 7 1 8 Antonio
SV1ME 7 1 8 Manos
G4DTD 5 1 6 Ross
VK4DBJ 2 3 5 John
VK4QC 3 1 4 Peter
DL1BJO 1 2 3 Robert
VR2CO 1 1 2 Solo
VK2IB 2 2 Bernard
EA5ILM 1 1 Arturo

Waiting for next News

Dear Sparks,

waiting for next News here a soft provocation about these days…

73’s

webmaster