Claude, FK8IF informs Maurice, F5NQL of the following:
Some members of FK8KAB, the Noumea ARC, are repairing the Club tower which will be set up again soon. A multiband Spiderbeam has been purchased and it is said to be delivered under three weeks from now. Another center fed antenna is under construction for the lower bands. At this moment a dipole is used on 20m and some openings to Europe are observed in the FK evenings.
Claude is on the air every evening ( between 6 and 8 utc.) from Monday to Friday, on 14005 to 14015, with the ARC callsign in CW, barefoot power. QSL via FK8KAB, direct (QRZ.COM + return funds and SAE) or via the French bureau.