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New contact in the Pacific.....14th

Discussion in 'Interesting DX Contacts' started by DXman, Mar 15, 2012.

  1. DXman

    DXman Well-Known Member

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    Made it to Wallis & Futuna Islands this afternoon - 210 Div. - FW
    A new one for me.
    This week Philip will be on Futuna, then going to Wallis next week.


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    Uvea is the Polynesian name for Wallis Island, situated 340km east of Samoa and 3,000km north west of Tahiti.

    The centre of Wallis Island is semi-desert with pandanus trees. There are no venomous creatures. The island is encircled by a lagoon some 50 kilometres by 95 square kilometres and seafood and fish are plentiful.
     
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  2. Shasta69

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    As always... nice work Larry!

    (y)
     
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  3. Robb

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    Congrats - Larry!
    Now you will have to change the DXCC count in your signature.
    (y)

    Hey . . . What happened to your signature???
     
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  4. Robb

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    Just made a 5/3 contact with 210 AT/DX from Fortuna Island on 27.530/USB @ 2:50PM/PST.

    Thanks for the heads up, Larry.
     
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  5. DXman

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    The web site would not let me up date the sig, so I just deleted the whole thing!!
     
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    Good deal Robb on the contact.
    Remember, he will be on the other island come saturday.
     
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    Made the hook up with Phillip on the other island yesterday - S9 report from him. He has been working many stations from the US now.
     
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