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100th G.A.USHAKOV's BIRTHDAY
Radio Amateur travel to
the Ushakova and Uyedineniya islands
The year 2000 is a symbolic one. The end of the century, epoch, millenium...
As if it sums up and draws a distinction between the preceding years. In the
last year of the millenium everyone has an opportunity to make something to
remember the year 2000 for the whole life.
Autonomous non-commercial "Polar World" sporting
organization realize in 2000 a unique international expedition to the Ushakova
and Uyedineniya islands. It's not just an extreme action of the last era,
this is a real opportunity to hide another white spot on the radiofan map of
Besides the main goal of going on the air with the amateur call-signs from
Ushakova Island (NEW ONE IOTA)
and Uyedineniya Island (AS-57) you will
visit the Kremlin, have a walk along the streets of Moscow, a beautiful
russian town, which is over 850 years of age, and to see the nature of
Karskoe Sea and of the Severnaya Zemlya (Northern Land)
Autonomous non-commercial sporting organization "Polar
World" will make a technical and life support according to technologies
tried and tested on the Pole.
We invite to cooperation national and other radio-amateur organizations
to take part in the action
We invite large advertising and producing companies.
We invite individuals who wish to visit beautiful arctic islands -
Ushakova Island and Uyedineniya Island
Participants' arrival to Moscow, accomodation in a hotel,
registration, meeting, supper.
2nd dayBreakfast, excursion around the city, to the Kremlin, lunch, equipment
loading, departure to Vorkuta, supper in train.
3rd dayIn the train (Moscow-Vorkuta), three meals a day in the train.
4th dayArrival to Vorkuta, accomodation in a hotel, acclimatization, lunch,
equipment reloading on to the aircraft, supper, getting safety instructions.
5th dayAn early breakfast, Vorkuta - Sredny Island flight, accomodation,
getting safety instructions, supper.
6-8th daysPILE UP, 3 meals a day
in the open air, a festive dinner.
9th dayPILE UP, breakfast, lunch in the open air, camp removal, flight to
Sredny Island, supper.
10th dayEarly breakfast, Sredny Island-Uyedineniya Island flight, PILE UP on
Uyedineniya Island, flight to Sredny Island, late supper.
11th dayBreakfast, Sredny Island - Vorkuta flight, accomodation in a hotel,
12th dayBreakfast, free time, lunch, equipment loading, departure for Moscow.
13th dayBreakfast, in the Vorkuta -Moscow train, 3 meals a day in train.
14th dayArrival in Moscow, accomodation in a hotel, expedition summary,
a festive dinner.
15th dayBreakfast, getting back home.
- Our program may vary with a view to a better weather conditions
use and possibilities for transportation. Our goal is going on the air on
Ushakova and Uyedineniya Islands.
- In case of the participants' desire, we offer extra Moscow excursions
and jumps within near Moscow drop-zone (extra money should be paid).