By Yuri Zaruba UA9OBA (QRZ.ru)
Expedition “Great North Road” in 2016 came from Khatanga to the side of the Laptev Sea and plans to promote the east coast of Yakutia to Chukotka.
At this stage will be used callsign R3CA / 0. On the route of the expedition will activate several islands IOTA groups of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia): AS-152, AS-082, AS-163, AS-029, AS-164, AS-070 and beyond Chukotka (depending on ice conditions). The first output of the Khatanga Gulf is scheduled to visit the Big Island Begichev (AS-152). Keep on track – http://www.ec-arctic.ru/forum/all/topic_1020/ .
P adist expedition Valery Nesterov RA9J work on the air from the route at the frequency of 14130 kHz, and from the islands to 14260 (+5 UP). In Tiksi April 18 plans to join the expedition Yuri Zaruba UA9OBA, which will take IOTA / RRC flags, power amplifier and other accessories.
The site Ekcpeditsionnogo Center “Arctic” www.ec-arctic.ru published news and current diaries of the expedition.