Alex Ushakov, UA1OJL (picture aside) is actually operating as RI1ANO. He will be there till march 2018 from the Russian Bellingshausen Station (WAP RUS-Ø1) and he’s supposed to be back home by April 2018.
To commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Bellingshausen Base (22-Febr.1968—22 Febr. 2018), Alex will operate a new special call RI5ØANO starting from 1 January 2018 to 31 March 2018. QRV all bands CW, SSB & Digi. For this event, a special Award is going to be planned.
QSL via: RN1ON Alexei V. Kuz’menko
P.O. Box 599
163000, Arkhangelsk, Russia
RI15ØANO will fall in the middle of the 2018’s WAP Antarctic Activity Week, a great chance, a good opportunity not to pass away