Tuesday, February 28, 2017

5R8UI – Nosy Be Island, Madagascar

Michele, IK5ZUI will be signing 5R8UI from Nosy Be (AF-057) starting early March. He will stay there possibly for one year. More to follow. Hat-tip: F6AJA

8Q7IA – Maldives

Alex, UX4UL will be operating from the Maldives (AS-013) between 18 February to 18 May 2010 as 8Q7IA. Most of his activity will be CW and PSK. Currently, Alex has antennas installed for 40, 20 and 17m. QSL via...

The story of TX5SPA/TX5SPM

Read the full TX5SPA (Austral) and TX5SPM (Marquesas) story from 2009. LINK

Expedition to ZK3 & 5W

UPDATE Feb 18, 2010. ZK3 trip cancelled This morning we packed our gear so that it could be loaded onto the "ship" (a loose term!) for Thursday night's voyage to Tokelau.    When we got to the...

K6HFA South Pacific Tour 2010

Hugh, K6HFA will be touring the South Pacific from early March 'til late April 2010. Hugh plans to operate from the following: March 3 - 10: 5W Samoa (OC-097) March 12 - April 2: A3 Tonga...

ZL8X – Kermadec

Big news coming out of Germany this evening, courtesy Facebook. ZL8X Ham Radio DXpedition Kermadec Island November 2010 ZL8X Website Team as follows: DJ5IW DJ7EO DJ9RR DK1II DL1MGB DL3DXX DL5CW DL5LYM DL5XL DL6FBL DL8OH DL8LAS SP5XVY

C6ASB – Grand Bahama Island

Steve, AK0M plans to operate from Grand Bahama Island (NA-080) from Feb. 16-22, 2010. QTH will be Paradise Cove resort. Operation will be holiday-style and will include a part-time entry in the ARRL DX CW contest...

ZZ6Z: Abrolhos Island, SA-019

Using the callsign ZZ6Z, look for PY6HD, PY6RT and PY6AWU to activate Santa Barbara Island, Abrolhos Archipelago, SA-019 during February 25-28, 2010. Activity on 3.7 through 28 MHz on SSB only (UPDATE: CW too!). The Brazilian...

The TX3A story

The TX3A DXpedition of 2009 was on the air from November 3 to November 30 of 2009. The operation was a simple low-band DXpedition by the two of us: Tomi, HA7RY, and George, AA7JV....

Ship aground Clipperton

Translated from Tahiti Press On February 10, 2010 at 12:36 GMT, MRCC Papeete and state authorities in French Polynesia have been informed of the grounding of the vessel SICHEM OSPREY chemical tanker flying the Maltese...

8P9AA – Barbados

Yuri, VE3DZ will be active from Barbados 15 - 23 February, 2010 as 8P9AA. He will be active on all bands CW, SSB & RTTY. During ARRL DX CW Contest (20 - 21 Feb) ...