Another Expedition of Russian Robinsons to the Edge of the World!
Is there any chance any other expedition will visit this place during our lifetime? Your support of this project is highly welcomed!
Alex RW3RN, Yuri UA9OBA, Mikhail RL3AA, Leo RA5A and Igor UA3EDQ plan to be active from Ratmanova Island (Big Diomede) IOTA AS-061 as RI0K, preliminary from 27th to 30th of July.
Yuri N3QQ is looking for chance be active from Little Diomede IOTA NA-150 from 25th to 27th of July (based on a lot of local conditions).
As soon as activity starts, the team will do their best to regularly update the online log. Please leave a chance to your "small pistols" colleagues to QRV to these very rare IOTAs.
Big Diomede Island (Russian: ostrov Ratmanova; native name Imaqliq) is an island among the Diomede Islands in the middle of the Bering Strait. The island is a part of the Chukotsky District of the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug of Russia.
Big Diomede Island is located about 45 km (28 mi) southeast of Cape Dezhnev on the Chukchi Peninsula and is Russia’s easternmost point.