29.04.2018 - 03.05.2018
05.05.2018 - 09.05.2018
departure from Moscow airport DME
Arrival in Mozambique
Arrival in Nampula Airport, Mozambique
Arrival to AF-088
Arrival to the island of Mozambique, setup the stations
The Island of Mozambique (Portuguese: Ilha de Moçambique) lies off northern Mozambique, between the Mozambique Channel and Mossuril Bay, and is part of Nampula Province. Prior to 1898, it was the capital of colonial Portuguese East Africa. With its rich history and sandy beaches, the Island of Mozambique is a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of Mozambique's fastest growing tourist destinations. It has a permanent population of approximately 14,000 people and is served by nearby Lumbo Airport on the Nampula mainland.
IOTA: AF-088 (Nampula district group)
IOTA claimed by: 17,8%
Last activity: October 2009 by C91VM/5
C96RRC on the air!
Activation Mozambique isl., AF-088
Equipment and antennas
ICOM IC-7300 + HM PA 1 KW
Elecraft K2 + HM PA 500 W
Spider beam for 20, 15, 15 m.b.
VDA for 20 m.b.
Vertical for 30 m.b.
Multi band vertical for 40, 30, 20, 17, 15 m.b.
40, 30, 20, 17, 15, 10 m
CW, SSB, Digi
The way to Nakala
Packing and the way to Nakala airport
The way to Maputo
Flight from Nakala to Maputo, the Capital
Arrival to AF-066
Arrival to the island of Inhaca, setup the stations
Inhaca Island (Ilha da Inhaca in Portuguese) is a subtropical island of Mozambique off the East African coast.
The 52 km2 (20 sq mi) island separates Maputo Bay (Baía de Maputo) to the west from the Indian Ocean off its eastern shores. The island's irregular coastline approaches mainland Machangulo Peninsula at Ponta Torres where a 500-metre-wide (1,600 ft) tidal race separates the two headlands. In administrative terms Inhaca is a municipal district of the municipality of Maputo, while the Machangulo peninsula is included under the Lubombo Transfrontier Conservation Area and is part of the district of Matutuíne, Maputo Province.
IOTA: AF-066 (Gaza / Maputo District group)
IOTA claimed by: 23,7%
Last activity: October 2009 by C91VM
C98RRC on the air!
Activation Inhaca isl., AF-066
The way to Maputo
Packing and the way to Maputo, the Capital
The way to home
Long flight from Maputo back to Moscow