Worked VE2LOE on 10m

https://www.facebook.com/henk.pit/videos/vb.100001081953884/665378450174881/?type=2&video_source=user_video_tab Worked VE3LOE on 10m. USB

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South Africa on 10m. SSB

In December 2013 I had a QSO on 10 meters SSB with South Africa. This was just a month after gaining the Full license which is the highes license possible to gain in the Netherlands. Below are 2 videos of this QSO which I made. https://www.faceb

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Balloon Foxhunt 2013

https://www.facebook.com/henk.pit/videos/vb.100001081953884/595189350527125/?type=2&video_source=user_video_tab QSO through the transponder of the balloon - Balloon Foxhunt 2013

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Andre Kuipers back on Earth

Replay of today's landing of the Soyuz TMA-03M spacecraft in Kazakhstan at 10:14 CEST (08:14 UT) returning Expedition 30/31 crewmembers Oleg Kononenko, André Kuipers and Don Pettit to Earth after 193 days in space.

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Leap second inserted

In the night of 1st. of July 2012 on 01:59:59 middle European time (UTC +2) there will be inserted a leap second to make the coordinated worldtime match the atomic time again. After 01:59:59 will come first 01:59:60 and then 02:00:00. The German ato

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My contact with Andre Kuipers on the ISS

Saturday April 21th. at about 20:00 UTC I had a brief radio contact with Andre Kuipers who is an Astronaute on the I(nternational) S(pace) S(tation). I had planned this QSO since his spaceflight was announced. I had tried to make contact before witho

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Radio/TV tower Smilde crash

The radio/tv tower in Hooger-Smilde (Netherlands) is collapsed on 13:30 UTC. This tower is about 40 km's from my QTH and it was more than 300 meters high. This videos are showing the event. The top of the tower comes down. I have visited this

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PD5DP on YouTube

I got a guestbook message (old website) from a fellow Ham that he enjoyed listening to me during the Ballon Fox Hunt. He wondered about the equipment used. I will make this information available soon. He made a Youtube movie (recording) of me making

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