John, W5JON (as V47JA) will again be operating from his Calypso Bay, St. Kitts, West Indies vacation home, located 200 feet from the Caribbean Sea, from June 22 until July 20, 2018 and active on 6-160m (incl. 60m) SSB. Also operation in the IARU- SSB (July 14/15) Contest, SOAB, is planned.
Radio: Yaesu FT-1000MP MkV, and Elecraft KPA500 Amplifier. Antennas: 33′, 10-40m Vertical, and 35′, 80m Top Loaded Vertical; and 160m Base Loaded Vertical, on 6m, 4el Yagi.
Also installation of new V47JA/B, 6m beacon on 50053.0, Grid FK87, St. Kitts mountain top at 1100 feet ASL.ALL QSL’s DIRECT ONLY, to my home call: W5JON or LoTW.