Permission has just been granted by the Ministry of Telecommunications & IT, Government of India, to activate Laccadive (Lakshadweep) Islands between.
November 20 and December 10
The team plans to be active from Agatti Island with the callsign VU7AG.
Another callsign has been issued for demonstration purposes on Kavaratti Island – VU7KA. This would be used only briefly when team members make presentations to the local administration in Kavaratti and educate them on amateur radio.
Given the short notice, the team is working hard in getting things organised and is looking to be QRV for at least fourteen days. The team would be operational in batches with three high power stations running CW, SSB and RTTY.Please keep checking the News page for further updates.