PICTURES OF THE YXA  YXLIX expedition.
   

Arriving at Aves Island just before sunrise. (April 20, 2006)

 
   
 
   

Without the pile-dwelling the island is almost invisible.

 
 

 

The helicopter made many flights from the Frigate F-22 to the pile-dwelling.

 
 

 
 

 

Large pieces are transported by a Zodiac.

 

Landing helicopter.

 
 

 
 
 

 

F-22 and the northern tip of Aves Island seen from the air.

 
 

 

Our equipment is transferred from the frigate F-22 to the island by air and by sea.

 

 

The pile-dwelling with the chopper on the roof.

 

YY5SAK

 
 

 

Antenna material on the way to the island.

 
 

 

Breathless YV5EED after extremely hard work at very high temperature.

 
 

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