14DA/62-078R, Robecq Island

Please see below the first of a series of dx adventures undertaken by experienced DXpedition team Phil, Chris and Eric for the 2017 Islands Festival.

Robecq Island is an IWI located within the Canal de Calais, in Hennuin city, a picturesque French waterway which connects the Aa River near Ruminghem to the Strait of Dover at Calais.  It has never before been activated on the 11m band.


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  • QRZ: 14DA/62-078R
  • Type of Activity: Inland Water Islands (IWI)
  • Name of Island: Robecq Island
  • Type of Island: River (R)
  • Latitude: 50° 53′ 10.99” N
  • Longitude: 2° 07′ 09.58” E
  • Locator: JO10BV
  • Date: June 3, 2017
  • DXpedition Team: 14DA021 Eric, 14DA024 Chris & 14DA028 Phil
  • QSL Manager: 14DA028 Phil
  • Contribution: Standard
  • Link/s: http://islands.uznam.net.pl/1_iwi.php?ID_iwi=18810