Also known as 78 Temporary Camp (other then Traverse Stop Point ), WAP MNB-13, this camp was located at 78°01’45” South, 12°32’55” East (Locator JB61kz ) on Queen Maud Land, Antarctica.
78 Temporary Camp has been activated by the well known Antarctic veteran Oleg Sakharov (UA1PBA, ZS1ANF, ZS7ANF) from january 1st to 7th 2019 while travelling with a convoy on the way from FD 83 (WAP MNB-Ø9) to Which Away Camp (WAP MNB-11)
Only 77 QSOs have been made from this very rare spot in the icy Continent.
In addition, during 2019 campaign, Oleg has been active from Wolf’s Fang Runway (WAP MNB-12) locator JB48jm, on 27 january and from 10 to 22 february 2019 logging 730 QSOs, while on 16 and 17 january 2019, Oleg did operate from Novo station (WAP RUS-09) locator JB59vg making 94 QSO.
On 2020 & 2021 seasons Oleg has been active again as ZS7ANF from Wolf’s Fang Runway (WAP MNB-12) ay 71° 33’ South, 08° 46’ East.
TNX Oleg RI1ANX/ZS7ANF for the QSOz and Nick RK1PWA for the nice and even rare QSL cards