New world record on 10GHz: 2696km

According to the ‘Hyperatlantica’ website a new world record has been set for a terrestrial contact on 10GHz.

On the 10th July, the team made a 10GHz QSO between the Cape Verde islands and Southern Portugal.

Take a look around the website – it’s not extensive, so if you understand a little French, you’ll be fine. If not, then Google Translate ( is your friend.

Well done Team Hyperatlantica!

Tim Kirby, G4VXE, is a regular contributor to and writes from Oxfordshire, England. Contact him at [email protected].

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