On the last 3 weeks Sebastian Gleich, SQ1SGB has been reported active from the Polish Antarctic Station Henryk Arctowski (WAP POL-Ø1) as HFØARC on 20 & 40 mts.
HFØARC it’s a new call sign issued in place of the old historical HFØPOL that, until March 2016, was associated with the Polish Arctowski Antarctic Base.
HF0POL’s operators have been active during various campaigns and winter expeditions. Here below is a list of such operations with years of activity, operators callsigns and QSL managers :
1978: op. LA2HFA, ex SP2BHZ, via SP2BBD (SK) (unknown status)
1986, February: via SP5EKZ or SP5PWK
1988-1989: op. SP3FRV via SP3FXG
1989-1990: op. SP5FLC via SP5FLC (SK)
1990, May: via AE5CK, ex KB6GWX
1990-1991: op. SP3FYM via SP3HLM
1991-1992: op. SP9DWT via SP9DWT
1997: op. SP3GVX via SP3FYM (hardly possible to receive a card)
1998: op. SP3BGD via SP3BGD, direct only (e-qsl & LotW), see SP3BGD at QRZ.com
2000: ops. SP3GVX & SQ5EWQ via SP3WVL, direct only. Log uploaded to e-QSL.
2002: op. SP7JKW, direct only to SP7JKW (See QRZ.com)
2004: op. SP2GOW via SP2GOW, direct only, see QRZ.com
2004, 3/4 April: op. SP5QF via SP7IWA, direct only, see SP7IWA’s website
2005: op. SP3GVX via SP3WVL, direct only
2008: op. SP3GVX via SP3WVL, direct only
2008: HF0POL/LH, op. SP3GVX via SP3WVL, direct only. Lighthouse WAP POL-LH-001
2008 – 2009 op. Janusz SP9YI (XXXIII Polish Arctic Expedition) , QSL direct only via SP9YI
Sebastian SQ1SGB will end his overwintering contract next October 23rd 2017, so one more month and a half to try to put him in the Log. He’s working with a Delta Mini antenna sponsored by SP1BKS
QSL cards direct only to:
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