Tag Archives: islands

Amateur Radio Stamps (Oldies never Die)

I am amazed with this First Day Cover (FDC) of Amateur Radio theme issued on 1991, because of the ORARI logo. You already know that ORARI Indonesian Amateur Radio Organization was founded on July 9, 1968, but i never seen any public items related with ORARI except this FDC and …

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YF1AR/8 OC-157 IDO-380 Banda Islands

http://www.yf1ar.com/2014/10/yf1ar8-oc-157-ido-380-banda-islands.html YF1AR/8 IDO-380 Banda Naira Light House OC-157 Banda Islands rare IOTA – 7.4 pct, October 23-24,2014 Banda Naira Island October 25-27,2014 Banda Besar Island including CQ WW DX Contest 4’51″S 129’90″E PI45wl CQ28 ITU54   Central Maluku Regency: Banda Sea Lighthouses Note: The Banda Islands are a small group …

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YF1AR/5 OC215 Sipora Island – Mentawai Islands

http://www.yf1ar.com/2014/05/yf1ar5-oc215-sipora-island-mentawai.htmlYF1AR/5 ARLHS IDO-247 Sipura LightHouseIOTA OC-215 Sipora Island – Mentawai IslandsMay 25 – Jun 1, 2014LAT: 02° 11′ S  LON  99° 44′ E Gridsquare NI97ut  Pulau SipuraDate unknown. Active; focal plane 14 m (46 ft); white flash every 5 s. 12 m (39 ft) square skeletal tower with gallery, painted …

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YF1AR/5 OC-215 Siberut Island – Mentawai Islands

http://www.yf1ar.com/2014/05/yf1ar5-oc-215-mentawai-island.htmlYF1AR/5 ARLHS IDO-379 Tanjung Sigep LightHouse IOTA OC-215 Siberut Island – Mentawai Islands May 24 – Jun 1, 2014 LAT: 00° 54′ S LON  98° 54′ E Gridsquare NI99kc Tanjung Sigep Date unknown. Active; focal plane unknown; white flash every 5 s. Approx. 40 m (131 ft) skeletal tower, painted …

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YF1AR/6 OC-270 Simeulue Island – Simeulue and Banyak Islands

http://www.yf1ar.com/2014/05/yf1ar6-oc270-simeulue-islands.htmlYF1AR/6ARLHS IDO 378- Teluk Sinabang LightHouseIOTA OC-270 Simeulue Island – Simeulue and Banyak IslandsMay 15 – 18, 2014 LAT: 2° 30′ N LON  96° 24′ E Gridsquare NJ82em Teluk Sinabang (Ujung Babang)Date unknown (2008?). Active; focal plane 40 m (131 ft); white flash every 3 s. 25 m (82 ft) …

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OC-273 Gorong and Watubela Islands – NEW IOTA

http://www.yf1ar.com/2014/01/oc-273-gorong-and-watubela-islands-new.htmlOC-273 Gorong and Watubela IslandsYF1AR/8 and YB0AI/8 OC-273 Gorom aka Gorong aka Goram aka Goran Island – NEW IOTA January 25-31 extended February 2,2014 131’24” E 3’58″S  PI56qa CQ28 ITU51 Variant forms of spelling for Kepulauan Gorom (Goran) or in other languages: Gorong Islands, Pulau-pulau Gorong, Goram-Eilanden, Goram Group, Gorong-eilanden, Goram …

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OC-219 Tukang Besi Islands aka Wakatobi Islands

http://www.yf1ar.com/2014/01/oc-219-tukang-besi-islands-aka-wakatobi_15.htmlOC-219 Tukang Besi Islands aka Wakatobi Islands YF1AR/8 and YB3MM/8 ARLHS IDO-259 Wangiwangi LightHouseIOTA OC-219 Wangiwangi IslandMarch 26/28 – April 2, 2014LAT: 05° 18′ S LON: 123° 23′ E  PI14sq CQ28 ITU54 Wakatobi is the name of an archipelago and regency located in an area of Sulawesi Tenggara Province (Southeast …

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OC-177 Thousand Islands – Kepulauan Seribu

http://www.yf1ar.com/2014/01/oc-177-thousand-islands-kepulauan-seribu.htmlOC-177 Thousand Islands – Kepulauan Seribu YF1AR/0ARLHS IDO-236 Payung Besar LightHouseIOTA OC-177 Payung Besar IslandJanuary 11-14, 2014LAT: 05° 48′ S LON: 106° 32′ E Gridsquare OI34geAntenna Vertical 43ft put on top of Lighthouse, 40m aslQRV  mainly nitetime 40m band and spare daytime 20m band Pulau Payung Besar LightHouse ARLHS IDO-236 …

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