IF QSL direct for Europe and Russia- 1$, for others - 2 $
Club membership: "FIFTH OCEAN" #309
I am a retired USSR (RF) AF SU-27 military pilot. Now I am a pensioner.
My working conditions are SDR transiver ZS-1
http://zs-1.ru/ and FT 101 ZD 100 Watt transceiver and antenns W3DZZ 20 meters high (on the roof of five-floor building, it is focused N-E)
One of the nice things about Ham-radio is that you get to know a lot of people from all over the word!
Many thanks for this contact, 73 and see you soon again, I hope. So long.
“The first pilot of the Arctic”
August 21(8), 1914 at 4:00 am 30 minutes the plane "Maurice Farman" with I. Nagurski and E. Kuznetsov took off from the “lip Cross” with an air temperature of about -15 C - north along the west coast of Novaya Zemlya in the search for the lost expedition of Georgy Sedov, holding height of over 1500 meters. In his autobiography I. Nagurski as passing on his impressions of the first in the history of flight in the sky in the Arctic, “Heavily laden aircraft scrambled to have ice, but then began to climb quickly, before us all the more beautiful views. Right is the island with the ridges peaked and descend on them glaciers. Left is white ocean, which in some places could see dark spots of open water. Icy tops sparkled, picturesque and fantastic forms icebergs. They were then arranged in neat rows, randomly scattered, some in form resembled slender obelisks or prisms, others - a strange kind of driftwood. They sparkled, as if sprinkled with millions of diamonds in the rays of the summer solstice. Realizing, that I'm the first person who has risen to the plane in this harsh edge of eternal winter, filled joy and anxiety, prevent concentrating”. This flight lasted 4 hours and 20 minutes, its length was 450 verst (450 km). Total Nagurski made five extended reconnaissance flights (21, 22, August 23, September 12 and 13) at an altitude of 800-1200 meters along the west coast of Novaya Zemlya and Franz Josef Land. During a recent flight, he reached 76 parallels. Total flight duration was 10 hours and 40 minutes, a distance of about 1060 kilometers.
Today the name of the legendary pilot is frontier post settlement on Land Alexander of Franz Josef Land.
Date and time of performance of the diploma: from 00:00 on January, 01 2013г.to 00:00 on December, 31 2014г. (UTC). Radio fans of all countries are invited for to take part in days of activity on bands 1,8 - 28 MHz. The diploma is designed UZ9RR.
Conditions of reception of the diploma necessary number of score – 125:
Radio communications are taken into account from 2013 to 2014 by all kinds of radiation. Repeated QSO are resolved (allowed) only on different bands. For radio fans – veterans of World War II, schoolboys and collectives of youth radio stations the electronic version of the diploma free-of-charge. Applications for reception of the diploma of « The first pilot of the Arctic» as an extract from hardware log (as in an electronic kind, and written), certified by two radio fans.
The electronic version of the diploma free-of-charge.
Payment by the postal order for paper version:
-for fans from Ukraine-20 грн.;
-for fans from theother countries - 5 USD
to direct till december, 31, 2014 to the address of degree manager UZ9RR:
Yuriy Pronin P.O. box 1480, Chernigov, 14033, Ukraine.
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