LEFARS are at North Weald Airfield for International Museums Weekend (IMW), 16/17 June, with the callsign GB2NWA. Courtesy of Brian 2E0EFX, there is a live webcam stream – watch the action as the wind sweeps across the airfield and buffets the HF tent and antenna array.
Update : 16/06/2012 10:35z
On air – SSB, 40m. Frequency 7.1155 MHz Op: Marc G0TOC
Update : 16/06/2012 14:55z
A bit gusty – up to 25 knots.
52 Stations in the log book. Mostly UK,Holland,Eire,Germany. Two IWM stations worked.
On air – SSB, 40m. Frequency 7.1105 MHz Op: Marc G0TOC
Update : 16/06/2012 16:30z
Still gusty – at least 25 knots.
67 Stations in the log book. Partly Sunny/overcast. Dave G4FKI worked as well as ten GB stations in a row.
On air – SSB, 40m. Frequency 7.1560 MHz Op: John GoVEH
Look out for GB2NWA on 21MHz this (Saturday) evening.
Update : 17/06/2012 11:00z
The sun is out and wind reduced.
So far 14 IWM stations worked, 16 Special Event stations total (16/17 June). 16 Stations in the log book for Sunday 17th June.
On air – SSB, 80m. Frequency 3.7150 MHz Op: Marc G0TOC
Update : 17/06/2012 12:00z
On air – SSB, 40m. Frequency 7.10546 MHz Op: Alan G4GQL
Update : 17/06/2012 12:28z
SN2012GD Gdansk worked. Also IQ1SV (sinking of SS Transylvania in WWI)
On air – SSB, 40m. Frequency 14.22530 MHz Op: Alan G4GQL
Update : 17/06/2012 15:45z
Closing down after a successful weekend; and before the clouds turn into rain.