Tuesday, April 27, 2010

New DXCC and 1st QSO to Bhutan (A52SW)

April 27, 2010, Wkd new DXCC and this is my 1st QSO with A52SW of Bhutan. See red line on the map.

QSO Done on 28.455MHz, 0554 UTC. My sig 57 and his sig 58.

Tnx Steve. Hpe to meet you again. 73

Here is some info of A52SW opr Steve from QRZ.com

QSL only via manager, K2AU, or ARRL Logbook of the World.
QRV May, July & August 2007 and April 23-May 1, 2010.

The 2010 operation is at the Jambayang, overlooking the capital, Thimphu. (The shack can be seen above the upper right edge of the sign in the picture above). The rig is a Yaesu FT-897, running 100 watts, to a G5RV. CW and SSB, 10 through 40 meters. I am here to report on the SAARC leaders' summit and produce some TV feature reports about this wonderful country, so only QRV when not working.

More info pse visit www.qrz.com/db/a52sw

Other stns wkd today:

JH7XGC 1003 UTC 28.495 55/58
JK2AUC 1008 UTC 28.495 59/55
JA6ZB 1017 UTC 28.495 55/55
BH8GGT 1024 UTC 28.495 59/55