F – Rennes, France (Trip 1)

Dates: 25 to 26 June 2015

Callsign: F/WJ2O

/F – Rennes, France (Trip 1)
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F, F/WJ2O/M, France, Manoir De Savigny, Rennes, IARU, CEPT, CQ World-Wide Phone Contest, qsl card, 160 dipole, all-band vertical, Ham shack, radio, DX, VHF, dxpedition, qsl card, antenna tower, CW, SSB, Ham radio, dxp, JT65, FT8, RTTY, 160, 80, 40, 30, 20, 17, 15, 12, 10 meters, tri-bander, yagi, low bands, WARC, power supply, screw driver antenna, R5 Cushcraft vertical, EME, satellite, DXCC entities, qso, qsl, 73

The owners of the Bed and Breakfast and the cat who is the owner of the owners. Eric and Corinne Bonnifet at Manoir De Savigny.

Operated as F/WJ2O/M in France. Our QTH was Manoir De Savigny, in Rennes

Manoir De Savigny.


Manoir De Savigny Bed and Breakfast


F/WJ2O, Rennes, France, Bed and Breakfast

Bed and Breakfast

This way to your room, sir. Through this door.

Stairway to room for F/WJ2O, France.
Bed and Breakfast Window for F/WJ2O, France.

Bed and Breakfast Window

Bed and Breakfast Dining room

 Bed and Breakfast Dining room for F/WJ2O, France.

Omaha Beach


Omaha Sign for F/WJ2O, France.

Omaha sign.

Omaha Monument

 Omaha Monument for F/WJ2O, France.
Omaha Oblask for F/WJ2O, France.

Omaha Oblask

Dave, WJ2O, paying his respects at Omaha Beach.

 Dave at Omaha, for F/WJ2O, France.

Juno Beach


Juno Beach for F/WJ2O, France.

Juno Beach road and flags.

 Juno Beach for F/WJ2O, France.
Juno American Cemetary for F/WJ2O, France.

Juno American Cemetery


Paratrooper Museum


St Mere Eglise Steeple

St Mere Eglise Steeple for F/WJ2O, France.
Paratrooper Museum for F/WJ2O, France.

Paratrooper Museum

Paratrooper Museum Tank

Paratrooper Museum Tank for F/WJ2O, France.
Paratrooper Museum Glider for F/WJ2O, France.

Paratrooper Museum Glider


Normandy


American Cemetery Normandy. It’s been a long day. From Sword Beach to Omaha Beach

American Cemetary Normandy for F/WJ2O, France.
Caen Museum for F/WJ2O, France.

Caen Museum

360 Museum

360 Museum for F/WJ2O, France.

Sword Beach


Sword Beach for F/WJ2O, France.

Sword Beach


Gold Beach


A British tank stands about the beginning of the Beach Trail here on Sword Beach

British Tank for for F/WJ2O, France.
Gold Beach for F/WJ2O, France.

Gold Beach


Rennes


Rennes Airport.

Rennes Airplane for F/WJ2O, France.

Ham Radio Time


 Radio In Basement for for F/WJ2O, France.

the Radio room was in the basement.

Adaptors? I don’t need no stinkin’ adaptors!

Adapters for F/WJ2O, France.

F/WJ2O QSL Card Front

Qsl card front for F/WJ2O/M in France.

F/WJ2O QSL Card Back

Qsl card front for F/WJ2O/M in France.

QSL By
KB3IFH

 Trip Statistics Report

Radio operating conditions for F/WJ2O, in France.

My radio set up in the basement of the French Manor.

Click on France, Jersey and Guernsey for trip details.

Rennes airpor from where I flew for F/WJ2O/M, in France.

I flew into Rennes. This airport is smaller than Syracuse.