Thursday, February 23, 2017

VK9XI & VK9CI – Christmas Island & Cocos Keeling Island

NEWS UPDATE - Team complete: Tony VK3TZ, Luke VK3HJ, Chris VK3FY, Peter VK3FN, David K3LP and Lee VK3GK. Flights and accommodation have been booked for both Christmas and Cocos. FEBRUARY 1, 2017 -- VK3FY (Chris),...

VP6EU – Pitcairn Island

NEWS UPDATE -- Last night great signals from Europe on 80 meter like 20 meters! VP6EU Started RTTY on 15m this morning. Too late for eastern Europe. New generator made S7 noise on 160m....

3D2AG/P – Rotuma

The next Rotuma Island (3D2AG/p) Top Band to 2m DXpedition is likely in late March this year, after the current cyclone season. More news will be posted soon.

A35JP/P – Niuafo’ou Isl, OC-123 – Tonga

NEWS UPDATE -- Masa, JA0RQV will retry to activate Niaufo'ou Island OC-123, Kingdom of Tonga as A35JP/P between 22 to 28 March 2017. His Majesty Armed Forces of Tonga (NAVY) will officially cooperate this...

DU2/JA1PBV – Batan Island, OC-093

World traveller Sadao, JA1PBV is currently active from Batan Island OC-093 as DU2/JA1PBV. QRV on HF bands, CW. QSL via H/c.

N0J – Northern Mariana Islands

JA1NVF will be active from Tinian, Northern Mariana Islands as N0J between February 16-20, 2017. QRV on HF bands, focus on SSB. QSL via JJ2VLY.

KH2BY – Guam

Tony, EA5BY will be active from Guam as KH2BY between March 29 to April 10, 2017. QRV on 80-6m (including 60m). QSL only via H/c (Bureau, OQRS & LoTW).

VK5CE/7 – Bruny Island, OC-233

Craig VK5CE will be activating Bruny Island OC-233 on April 22 to 23 as VK5CE/7. The focus will be North America on 40m/20m during the day and early evening and then Europe on 40m/20m...

QSL preview – YJ0WW

YJ0WW was active during January 20-23, 2017.

DU9/SP5APW – Siargao Island OC-235

Jacek, SP5APW informs that he will be active from Siargao Island OC-235 as DU9/SP5APW from May 9-16, 2017. QRV using an Icom 7300 and 1kW solid state amplifier with SP7IDX Hexbeam for 10-20m...

Exclusive! E51AMF pics!

Many thanks to Bengt-Erik, K7ADD who is currently active as E51AMF from Manihiki (OC-014), North Cooks for providing exclusive images of his QTH for DX-World readers! Bengt-Erik says: "The antennas are a SteppIR CrankIR and a...

VK9VKL – Christmas Island

Christmas Ham - A new Ham on Christmas Island I'm Cliff and newly licensed, and as soon as my gear gets to the island, I will be developing my non-existent DX skills. Unfortunately, I couldn't meet...