ILLW 2018 planned activity from Latvian lighthouses

ILLW 17-19.07.2018 planned activity from Latvian lighthouses:

1. Akmanrags Lighthouse (ILLW LV0007) - YL3HE, YL2DC, YL2BK, YL3GY, YL3FK.
2. Mērsrags Lighthouse (ILLW LV0008) - YL3BU.
3. 
Oviši Lighthouse (ILLW LV0005) - YL3AX. Сanceled (no access to LH area)!
4. Mikeļbaka Lighthouse (ILLW LV0001) - YL2GC, YL3DJ, YL3FO, YL3ES and YL3GED.

P. S. Information about the ILLW activities which I know (de YL3BU).

1.Aivars YL3HE, Rimas YL2DC, Vlad YL2BK, Miks YL3GY and Vitaly YL3FK plan to be active from Akmanrags lighthouse:

  • ILLW nr.: LV0007 (new one for ILLW! )
  • ARLHS nr.: LAT 002
  • QTH locator : KO06MT
  • Coordinates: Longitude : 21.05757 E (21° 3' 27'' E), Latitude : 56.83192 N (56° 49' 55'' N)
  • Google maps link

Akmanrags lighthouse

 

2.Alex YL3BU plan to be active from Mērsrags Lighthouse:

  • ILLW nr. LV0008 (new one for ILLW! )
  • ARLHS nr.: LAT 009
  • QTH locator: KO17NI
  • Coordinates: Longitude: 23.11986 E (23° 7' 12'' E), latitude : 57.36585 N (57° 21' 57'' N)
  • Google maps link
  • YL3BU setup: TS-480SAT (100 W) to dipole @ 10m.

Mērsrags Lighthouse

 

 VOACAP HF Propagation Predictions for YL3BU from Mersrags Lighthouse (TNX to Jari Perkiömäki OH6B!)

 

3.Alex YL3AX plan to be active from Oviši lighthouseСanceled (no access to LH area)!:

  • ILLW nr.: LV0005
  • ARLHS nr.: LAT 011
  • QTH locator : KO07UN
  • Coordinates: Longitude : 21.71628 E (21° 42' 59'' E), Latitude : 57.56869 N (57° 34' 7'' N)
  • Google maps link

Oviši lighthouse

 

4.Vlad YL2GC, Yuri YL3DJ, Alex YL3FO, Dmitry YL3ES and Andris YL3GED plan to be active* from Mikeļbaka lighthouse:

  • ILLW nr.: LV0001
  • ARLHS nr.: LAT-010
  • QTH locator : KO07XO
  • Coordinates: Longitude : 21.97433 E (21° 58' 28'' E), Latitude : 57.59967 N (57° 35' 59'' N)
  • Google maps link

* Mostly for working in SARTG WW RTTY Contest, however ILLW activity also is possible in the 8h time intervals between RTTY rounds :)

Miķeļbāka (Miķeļtornis) / Mikelbaka lighthouse. Author Alvals.

 

 

 

Links:

  1. International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend - ILLW
  2. Amateur Radio Lighthouse Society - ARLHS
  3. Mērsrags Lighthouse (Wikipedia)
  4. Akmenrags Lighthouse (Wikipedia)
  5. Ovisi Lighthouse (Wikipedia)
  6. Miķeļbāka (Wikipedia)
  7. Debutante lighthouses for ILLW
  8. Ventspils Freeport
  9. Latvian amateur radio league - LRAL
  10. Bakas.lv

 

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