2002. D44AC expedition
Over 200 kg of equipment.
First visit to Monte Verde.
View to Mindelo from 775 m mountain top.
Mindelo.
Al 4L5A operates as D44AC
D44AC antenna
EY8MM. Resoldering all PL connectors.
Booms are ready.
Preasembling antennas for contest operation from Monte Verde.
Mindelo view from D44AC house.
EY8MM @ D44AC
Installation started on Monte Verde.
Parts for 4 elemet quads. Russian Quad RQ-44
RQ-44 and Force12 C3 antennas.
Force12 C3.
Connecting coax to C3.
C3 antenna is ready and 5 m up.
RQ-44. 10 m monoband antenna.
Our antenna guard....
One day before contest. Al 4L5A ready to fight.
Short trip to ocean.
Short trip to ocean.
Short trip to ocean.
Mindelo
Night view to Mindelo from 775 m mountain top.
Few hours before test. Carlos D44AC, Al 4L5A and Djible.
Sunrise. March 30, 2002
Both antenna phased and beaming to EU.
View to Mindelo from 775 m mountain top.
Al made first 1000 qso's in CQ WPX contest as SOSB 10 m.
Ocean view from the summit.
In the midle of the contest.
Windy place.
Sunset.
House of Carlos Pulu D44AC
Local market.
Nodir EY8MM cooking Tajik national dish "Plov" at home of Carlos D44AC. Al 4L5A looks very happy about it.
Carlos D44AC, Al 4L5A and Nodir EY8MM
Family of Carlos testing tajik plov made from Caboverdian rice and meat.
Mindelo.....
D4CBF - not a bad call. May be for the next contest? Al 4L5A.
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