This has been a very enjoyable year - even if I don't get anymore. Getting into Zone 32 with my puny signal is always a welcome sound - hearing the DX send NY4G 5NN. This is Milan OK1DWC in the South Cook Islands using a Spiderbeam. I was able to secure the QSO calling in between strong stations on 17m CW. I was surprised he came back to me - but he did.
In the photo below is his daughter Natalie - already able to send 12 wpm at the age of 12. Notice the propagation map VOACAP on his computer monitor. Definitely a TS590 in the photo although the amp shown is a KPA500, he says he is using an SPE Expert 1.3FA in his QRZ page.