MZ5B - CQWW CW - November 2012
Ian G3WVG setting up for operating as MZ5B from Shetland during CQWW CW 2012.
Dramatic sunset over the ocean as seen from the Eshaness Lighthouse - a magnificent, if at times somewhat stormy, radio location on the west of Shetland.

Previous operations from Shetland were for the CQWW CW Contests in 2001 and 2006 as MZ5A and in 2007 and 2009 as MZ5B.

The Eshaness Lighthouse in a November greyline. Radio conditions at 60 degree North are subject to regular and severe disturbances by Aurora.
Through the lighthouse window : one of the two ten-metre beams set up for MZ5B in CQWW CW 2012.