Monday, September 23, 2019

RI1ANC – Vostok Base, Antarctica

NEWS UPDATE -- From time to time a second station at RI1ANC may be active. This is a new operator called Zahar. Please be patient with his slow CW, however he is also now...

RI1ANB – South Shetland Islands

Alexander, RX0QM is now active as RI1ANB from Bellingshausen Base, King George Island, South Shetland Islands, AN-010. QRV on HF bands when time permits. QSL via EW4DX.

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...

Bouvet update by ON4WW

Before sending out a press release, I wanted to share the following with those fellow hams who generously pledged to financially support the Bouvet Island "one-man three-month concept". After press release #3, I was optimistic...

Images at 8T2BH, Antarctica

Gianni, I1HYW, QSL manager for 8T2BH, says: Bhagwati VU3BPZ / 8T2BH has sent me some pics of auroras taken at Bharati Base on his May 16 (May 15 for us). The lack of conditions probably...

JX9JKA – Jan Mayen

NEWS UPDATE - The JX9JKA operation is delayed. So far unknown if Svein will go on the next boat to the island (yearly main supplies) on June 7th, or the next scheduled plane on August 10th....

8S8ODEN – Arctic Ocean

Lars, SA2LLL (ex-DL1LLL) informs: This summer's research expedition with the icebreaker Oden is called Arctic Ocean 2018 and is conducted in collaboration with the United States' National Science Foundation. The main theme for the research...

DT8A – South Shetland Islands

Lee, DS4NMJ is currently active from the King Se-Jong Korean Antarctic Scientific Base on King George Island, South Shetlands as DT8A. Activity until end of December 2018 on CW & SSB, 100w. QSL via...

Macquarie Island 2018

John, VK3YP has announced planning has commenced for a Dxpedition to Macquarie Island (#9 on Club Log most wanted DXCC) in early 2018 with a total of 5 VK operators. More details to follow...

VP8SGK – South Georgia

listen to ‘CQCQ from South Georgia’ on audioBoom(function() { var po = document.createElement("script"); po.type = "text/javascript"; po.async = true; po.src = "https://d15mj6e6qmt1na.cloudfront.net/cdn/embed.js"; var s = document.getElementsByTagName("script"); s.parentNode.insertBefore(po, s); })(); FLASH NEWS - Mike VP8SGK says:  "I...

QSL preview – 3G9A/MM

3G9A/MM was the callsign used by the 3Y0Z team during their voyage to Bouvet. Cards now being received

Out of interest..

UPDATE II - Videos of landing on Bouvet UPDATE - New Bouvet Island base now complete. Message from Johan, ZS1A, January 16, 2014 Today the SA Agulhas arrives at 3Y with a team of Norwegians on board....

Tour the RV Braveheart..

As the RV Braveheart sets sail again on another Southern Ocean journey to Heard Island, co-leader of VP8STI/SGI, Paul N6PSE, shares a personal tour of the ship during the Intrepid DX Group's mega DXpedition to...

OP0LE – Princess Elisabeth Station, Antarctica

Following info is provided by ON5NT. OP0LE was QRV last Saturday between 20:45 and 22:45UTC in CW on 10106 and 7007. QSL via ON7TK. Worked them on both bands. OP0LE was/is the initial licensed call...

RI1ANL – Novolazarevskaya Station, Antarctica

Nikolai, RW6ACM will be active from Novolazarevskaya Station, Antarctica as RI1ANL, during March 2018 to March 2019. QRV on HF bands CW, SSB & Digital.

VK0EK – Heard Island

QRT April 6 - Good morning from Heard Island. Propagation conditions continue to improve, and the low bands were especially productive last night with many ATNOs on 40 m and new bands for 80...

KC4USV – McMurdo Station, Antarctica

Nathaniel, W2NAF is currently at McMurdo Station, Antarctica, and primarily active as KC4USV until December 30, 2014. (He may sometimes use KC4/W2NAF.) He reports that each year the residents of McMurdo Station celebrate Christmas by...

A tour of KC4USV, McMurdo Station, Antarctica

A tour of the McMurdo Station amateur radio station, KC4USV by Nathaniel, W2NAF.

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...