Sunday, April 30, 2017

E51ANQ – Rarotonga, South Cooks

Frank DJ5NQ is again active from Rarotonga, South Cooks as E51ANQ until March 24, 2017. QRV on 20m using 1Kw and 5el monoband yagi @ 23m from QTH of E51AND. QSL via H/c.

3D2TS – Fiji

Phill, FK1TS is now active from Fiji as 3D2TS. QRV on all bands, JT65. QSL via H/c. More to follow..

DU1/KE0BRZ – Palawan OC-128

Dale, KE0BRZ will be active holiday-style from Palawan Island OC-128 as DU1/KE0BRZ between August 18-22, 2017. QRV mainly on 20m SSB.

VK5CE/9 – Ashmore Reef OC-216

Craig VK5CE earlier today announced at the IOTA Bash in Texas that Ashmore Reef OC-216 will be activated in early November 2017. The IOTA is claimed by just 3.2% (and will go lower after...

QSL preview – E51AMF

LoTW for E51AMF and E51ADD also uploaded.

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),...

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...

QSL preview & report – VK5CE/3, OC-196

Hi everyone I'm off the island after 36 hours of being on the air. I'll do a write up on the website in the next couple of days but first things first - the log...

Possible activation of Nassau Atoll OC-098

Andy, E51AND will be traveling to Nassau Atoll OC-098 departing Saturday 28th January arriving Nassau on Tuesday/Wednesday as part of a team to assess the damage to MV Moana Nui grounded on the reef...

T88UW – Palau

Ichy, JH7IPR will again be active from Palau as T88UW between April 14-21, 2017. Focus on 6m and Digimodes. QSL via H/c (buro/direct). Logs uploaded to LoTW and Club Log.

[UPDATE] A35W – Tonga

UPDATE - Thanks to Yutaka JQ2GYU for sending the images from A35W. Hi DX-World! I am pleased to announce that JE1CKA (Tack), JJ2VLY (Miho), and JQ2GYU (Yutaka) will be active from Tonga (IOTA OC-049) on Jan....

VK9/M – Mellish Reef DXpedition

Rob, N7QT recently got in touch -- Hawk (SM5AQD) and I are working to activate Mellish Reef this coming November. Currently working to obtain landing rights from the appropriate government agencies. We have also applied...

YE0S – Sebira Island, OC-177

JANUARY 19, 2017 - The YE0S operation is cancelled. Indonesian hams will be active from Sebira Island, Seribu Islands OC-177 as YE0S between March 20-27, 2017. Full details including QSL info to follow..