Upcoming Satellite Operations

Remember to check out W3ZM On the Road for additional upcoming activations!

St Pierre et Miquelon (GN16) – August 10-18, 2019

A DXpedition is planned to St Pierre et Miquelon, August 10th through the 18th. The team will operate as TO5M will from Ile aux Marins on 6-160m, but there is a possibility of some FM Satellites. Keep an eye on their website for updates: http://fp2019.net/

6Y Jamaica (FK18) AUGUST 12-19, 2019

Philippe, EA4NF will be operating from JAMAICA (IOTA NA-097 – Grid FK18) in Satellite with the special call 6Y4NF from August 12 to 19, 2019.  QRV Satellite in FM and SSB.  QSL via LoTW.  Keep an eye on Philippe’s Twitter feed for further updates : https://twitter.com/EA4NF_SAT.

Yosemite, California (DM06 and DM07) August 14-20, 2019

John, N7JY is on a vacation schedule and plans to get on various FM passes as time permits.  No social media, but he may be tracked on aprs.fi/N7JY.  Contacts will be logged on LOTW following trip.

Nez Pierce Nat’l Park, ID (DN25/DN26)  August 17-18, 2019

Kell, KI7UXT, and John, KC7JPC, will be on their #IHearNezPerceIsNiceThisTimeOfYearRove to activate DN25/26 grid line, August 17th and 18th. Tentative pass list is available at https://twitter.com/KI7UXT/status/1162045412401766402. Check Twitter feeds https://twitter.com/KI7UXT and https://twitter.com/KC7JPC for further updates.

AM1SAT (All Grids in Spain)  September 9-15, 2019

AMSAT-EA will be transmitting its special call AM1SAT via all active satellites from September 9th to September 15th as part of the V RadioHam Fair IberRadio 2019 activities. IberRadio is the biggest event for the ham community in SouthWest Europe and will open doors September 14th and 15th . Learn more about IberRadio at http://www.iberradio.es.

AM1SAT call sign will be active from a minimum of 14 different grids during that time to help satellite operators to collect as much EA locators as possible.

As part of this activity and in order to promote the participation, AMSAT-EAis sponsoring the AM1SAT Special Award in two categories: SILVER and GOLD

More info available at https://www.amsat-ea.org/ and as a pdf at https://www.amsat-ea.org/app/download/11555713/AMSAT+EA+-+AM1SAT+CONTEST+RULES+2019.pdf

Please submit any additions or corrections to ke4al (at) amsat.org
Updated August 15, 2019