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C6AMD/MM – Antarctic Voyage

Buzz, W3EMD will be a passenger on the vessel MV Orion (National Geographic) which is set to sail the Antarctic seas between February 16 to March 7, 2016. C6AMD/MM will operate CW and SSB on all...

3G9A/MM – on the way to Bouvet!

Major DXpedition to Bouvet Island is upcoming. 2nd most wanted DXCC entity. The team leave homes on January 9th heading to Punta Arenas, Chile. DX-World can now reveal the team will be signing 3G9A/MM en route...

3Y/B – Bouvet 2016

PRESS RELEASE #1 BOUVET DXPEDITION 2016 On October 18 DX-World.net broke the news about a one-man DXpedition to Bouvet (3Y) planned for the first quarter of 2016. The news was met with disbelief and excitement. Those who...

IA0MZ – Terra Nova Bay, Antarctica

Max IA0MZ updates on his activity from Terra Nova Bay: On my second day on air, I have experienced huge pile ups where unfortunately (as usual), people do not abide the rule; all calling on everyone, many people do not...

VK6FZM – Australian call by FT5ZM team

UPDATE - Tracking device again working. VK6FZM will be the call used by the FT5ZM DXpedition team while in Australia and VK6FZM/MM on the way to Amsterdam Island and back. By clicking here, you can follow...

For you to own – Signed VP8STI/SGI flags!

AUCTION FINISHED - WINNER BELOW! Winner -- I2HBW / W4HBW

FT5WQ & FT5XT – Crozet / Kerguelen

UPDATE: FT5WQ/MM was QRV earlier today off the Crozet coastline. No official word if he'll land and operate from this most wanted DXCC, or continue his journey. However, other sources suggest Gildas will be...
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New VP8STI & VP8SGI video

An amazing and thrill seeking 8 week Amateur Radio DX-Pedition to the Antarctic region during Jan. 9 through Feb. 23, 2016. This Amateur Radio DX-pedition to Southern Thule - S. Sandwich Islands (VP8STI) and...

IA/IZ2QEJ – Concordia Station, Antarctica

On November 7, Paolo IZ2QEJ arrived at Concordia Station, Antarctica where he will be working as a medical doctor there until February 4, 2015. The Station Leader has granted permission to Paolo to operate from...

VP8ROT – Adelaide Island, AN-001

Mike, GM0HCQ is now back on board the RRS James Clark Ross following a crew change today. The ship is now preparing to head south, initially to open the summer only base at Signy...

A Stop to South Georgia by Intrepid DX Group

A Stop to South Georgia from Intrepid DX Group on Vimeo.

US Antarctic Stations On LoTW

  As of Sept 2014 the three U. S. Antarctic stations, KC4AAA, KC4AAC, and KC4USV, are now using LoTW whenever the operator there sends the QSL Manager an eLog. Some of the older logs may be...

JW/F8DVD – Svalbard

UPCOMING - François, F8DVD, will once again be active as JW/F8DVD from Longyearbyen located on Spitsbergen Island (EU-026) between April 9-15th. His activity will be on HF bands. He will use the Longyearbyen Radio Club's...

DP0GVN – Neumayer III Station, Antarctic

Matthias, DH5CW will be active as DP0GVN from Neumayer III Station, Antarctica (AN-016) from mid-February 2018 to mid-February 2019. QRV on HF bands when time permits. QSL via DL5EBE.

Proposed additions to the IOTA list

IOTA Programme Structure A.4.2 in the 2018 Directory provides for a review of the list of valid island groups to take place every five years. The last such occasion took place in June 2014...

Announcing IOTA activities

The new "Islands On The Air" website - unlike the old RSGB IOTA website - does not allow readers or users to upload or announce details of any particular island activities they may have planned for...

DP1POL & DP0GVN – Neumayer Station III, Antarctica

Felix, DL5XL (N5BC), will once again operate from Antarctica using his callsign DP1POL. QTH is the German research base "Neumayer III" in Grid Locator IB59UH, IOTA AN-016, WWFF DLFF-022. Activity will be from November 2016...

An appeal from the VP8STI and VP8SGI Team

The activations of South Sandwich and South Georgia Islands as VP8STI and VP8SGI in January-February 2016 are the next major Dxpeditions to take place. The decision to activate VP8-South Sandwich and VP8-South Georgia was...

Exclusive!

FT5ZM equipment ready to go aboard the Braveheart in Tauranga, New Zealand. A new Press Release has also been issued.

VU3BPZ/P – Maitri & Bharati stations, Antarctica

Bhagwati, VU3BPZ is returning to Antarctica and will be active from both Maitri and Bharati stations. He departs on November 20 and is expected to stay until December 15, 2016. Activity on 15 & 20 SSB. QSL...