On Monday 11th September 2023, Santiago EA2EOW, a radio amateur from Spain, reached the summit of Otal and became the first to activate this summit on the amateur radio bands for the Summits on the Air (“SOTA”) group.
He made 20 contacts in total working on the 2m, 40m and 20m amateur radio bands.
The summit of Otal is 2704 metres (8871 feet) asl. It has a rating of 10 points on the SOTA group database.
Links: www.sotadata.org.uk, sotl.as, www.summitpost.org