Yucatán (XE3/AB3Y)

Hurricane versus ham radio on Mexico's coastline

QTH: 21°17'N, 89°37'W [EL51EH] (Progreso)

QTU:
October 7th to 14th, 2007

QSS:
14 MHz

XCVR & ANT:
Yaesu FT-100D (cca. 100W) on power supply into Spiderbeam

QSO:
KB1FMM, N0PKX, WF5A, W8FHF, KE7MU, K4FLH, WB8DEG, WA4OGZ, KI4KQ, K2WI, N8WRL, K8UV, WA6DKN, K9KEJ, EI7JN, VE3EBM, GM1YOG, ON6GV, G8DQZ, IW5DOK, MD0CCE, ON7IS, EA1DFP, IW3SNW, IK4MRK, UR7EY, UY0LL, KC9LDK, IW5EFX, KG4HUF, VA2RIO, G0PHY, N7NKO, OM6IB, OM6MH, HB9SPACE, W2YM, WB4FWQ, KE0XS, KC9LXO, KD4YUX, W9BDN, W9ILY/m, KE4MBP, KO8S, AB6OP, N8ZI, VE6BGL, K8EAW, GI0EJU, NZ0A, F5TTI, IZ6BXI, DL4DZL, PA1BR, G0OWU, DK3BT, K3ZO, PE1CVL, F6EZR, HB9AAA, DJ3WEK, PE1AUV, UA3TCJ, K3STR, NB7PX, N8YH, DL6LW, DG0OFT, CO8BO, OZ2PM, WU2B, KI4JIK, RW3DD, OZ2PBS, NY4P, W4KES, WB8N, ON7RMA, OT4A, DK1QH, I4ABF, K4REB/m, N0SCS, K1ATT, KE7EQA, VA3EJD, W4RPW, W3FVJ, KI4CGN, KE5OKQ, VE3BX, F5VCM, SM6LIF, IW2NLJ

Note:
After several successful days of operating from this wonderful location, my laptop's drive gave out taking my QSO log with it. I continued DXing until a developing hurricane passing through the peninsula tore my antenna down and ended this marvelous expedition.