NEWS UPDATE @ 0800z – Team plans to be active until midnight UTC.
SEPTEMBER 29 – The AT7M team has arrived off the coast of St Mary’s. You can just make out the island in the distance.
SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 — A group of radio amateurs from India will be active from St Mary Islands, AS-096 as AT7M during September 30 – October 1, 2017.
St. Mary’s Islands, also known as Coconut Island, is a small island group in the Arabian Sea off the coast of Malpe in Udupi, Karnataka, India. The isles are known for their distinctive geological formation of columnar basaltic lava.
The group will be operating on HF bands on battery power. With an array of antennas from verticals to yagisto and a host of rigs. QSL via VU3NPI.
Operators: VU3NPI, VU2GTI, VU3EDG, VU3ESV, VU3GDS, VU3YPP, VU3SXH, VU3ZLS, VU2DEV, VU2RCT, VU3DEW, VU3ZNG. [webpage]