Chris, OE1VMC, took part in February’s microwave activity using handheld equipment only. QTH was Gloriette hill in Schönbrunn garden, 231m above sea level. Equipment for 70cm: a modified Alinco DJ-S45CQS. Equipment for 23cm, 13cm, 9cm, 6cm: El Cuatro, see fotos below.
Regarding propagation conditions: the photos below show high level of air pollution over Vienna with lots of atmospheric scattering. The Cobenzl, Kahlenberg, and Leopoldsberg are totally obscured.