SEPTEMBER 9 update by N3QQ

“Sandro VE7NY and Team K7TRI moved inside of lighthouse yesterday. Will know later if it’s our last night. Helicopter planned for early afternoon today. Noon local time GMT-8 will stop operation if flights confirmed”.

SEPTEMBER 7 pictures courtesy KO8SCA

(credit V31MA)

VE3LYC (l) VE7NY (r)

SEPTEMBER 6 @ 20:40z – The team has landed on the rock and QRV soon. Pictures courtesy Team Leader, N3QQ.

SEPTEMBER @ 12:45z – Team leader, Yuri N3QQ informs that:

“Test flights made by pilots yesterday. All looks good. We will attempt transport of people and cargo as soon as fog lifts, around 10:00AM local time (approx 17:00z). If internet is available will send pictures etc”.

AUGUST 3, 2019 — A team composed of Yuri (N3QQ), Cezar (VE3LYC), Sandro (VE7NY), and Adrian (KO8SCA) will attempt to operate between September 6-9, 2019, from this iconic location. This rare IOTA reference was on the air once, 21 years ago, as is in demand by 94% of IOTA members. The team informs that the price tag of this project is $20k, and asks for your support. Please visit the expedition website and consider making a donation. QSL via VE3LYC (direct or bureau).