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Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Amsterdam Island DXpedition - tentative schedule

Stan, SQ8X, posted the following on the FT5XM Web page on April
19th : "The MV Braveheart will arrive in the port of Fremantle, Australia, on January 12, 2014, and be available for the team to board. Fuel and supplies will be taken aboard and port documentation procedures completed.

"The vessel will sail for Amsterdam Island on January 15, 2014.
The sailing time to Amsterdam Island will be 9 days with an estimated
arrival date of January 24th.
Landing operations will commence as soon as the sea conditions and
weather allow. Once the team is ashore, they will have 18 days to set
up, conduct the DXpedition, and tear down for departure.

"The return sail to Fremantle is also estimated at 9 days. The team
anticipates being back in Fremantle by February 23, 2014."


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