With that in mind, Jay sent a few CQ's with his beam pointing over the North Pole and at 1543Z he heard a weak reply on 50.102 CW. It was JY9FC in Amman, Jordan! What was even more remarkable was the simplicity of JY9FC's station and antenna...100W and a 2el wire beam!
|6m 2el Wire Yagi at JY9FC|
"He is not very strong but hanging in. Thanks all, I'm shaking like crazy and that doesn't happen often these days."
|Amman, Jordan (courtesy Google Maps)|