Tag: Mt Athos

SV2RSG/A – Mt Athos

NEWS UPDATE – Reports suggest SV2RSG/A will be active on FT8 & CW starting today. However, also be aware of fake station too. Double check with SV1RP if you worked the real one or not.  Length of new activity is...

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Video: Pilgrimage to Mt. Athos

Text by the Bay Area DX Club: Rick NE8Z/HC1MD generously presents the details of his 2011 trip to Mt. Athos and visit with friend and fellow ham, Fr. Apollo SV2ASP. Only pilgrims are allowed to visit (no tourists) and are...

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SV2ASP – Monk Apollo S.K

NEWS UPDATE – Kostas  SV1DPI writes: A very closed friend of mine, Monk Apollo SV2ASP, passed away at 20:45 UTC on 5/5/2019. His funeral will be held in Mount Athos at 09UTC, 6 May 2019. The last 3 years he had a battle...

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SV2/SV1RP/A – Mt Athos – ?

NEWS UPDATE II – To counter SV1BDO’s remarks below, we now have a new update from Kostas, SV1DPI and we show in full below: It is shame to post in the DX-World about an operation from Mount Athos when you know (from...

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SV2ASP/A – recovering well.

NEWS UPDATE – A few weeks ago Monk Apollo, SV2ASP/A, had some medical tests done and doctors found a problem. He has since had surgery on his head and is now recovering. Kostas, SV1DPI informs: “Monk Apollo had some...

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SY2A – Mt Athos Log Status

Kostas SV1DPI informs DX-World readers about SY2A log. Monk Apollo some time ago gave me a photo copy of his log SY2A. This was a special call to celebrate 10 years on the air. After a year and more, me (SV1DPI) and SV1CIB,...

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A visit to Mt Athos & Monk Apollo

With thanks to the GMDX Group and author Neil Carr, G0JHC, we have been given permission to reproduce an article on a recent behind-the-scenes visit to Mt Athos and Monk Apollo. Earlier this year I was invited to be part of a...

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SV2/YL7A – Mt Athos

UPDATE Latest info from the team: May 21, 2015 07:27 GMT: Expedition cancelled. Team is returning home Here is the Website which was promised to be available had activity been possible. Kostas SV1DPI informs DX-World...

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QRV – Mt Athos

UPDATE – Video of SteppIR installation @ SV2ASP/A, Mt Athos. July 29, 2014 – Monk Apollo and working party wish Zorro JH1AJT a happy birthday! July 25, 2014 – Sometimes pictures are worth a thousand...

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