NW5E

NW5E – Grid: EL98kr

Gary Vest – Captain Gaspar

(the only Florida Pirate)

First licensed: 1961 as KN9HEN; age 13
Other calls: WA8AOW, WA3KCY

Accomplishments:
* 6 Meter DXCC 126 confirmed
* 6 Meter WAC
* 6 Meter WAS
* DXCC Honor Roll
* 326 DXCC Countries confirmed (345 including deleted)
* Over 800 maidenhead grid squares confirmed

Organizations:
* Delmarva VHF and Microwave Society, K8GP
* Potomac Valley Radio Club
* ARRL
* QCWA Life Member
* Past President – Anne Arundel Radio Club
* Life Member – American Radio Relay League – (1977)

Radio Activities:
* Active on 160 meters through 2.3 gigahertz.
* Soon to be active on 2 Meter EME