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2015 Russian Arctic Coast Expedition by UA4WHX

NEWS UPDATE - First batch of QSLs are now being received, mainly in Russia so far. Below is a sneak preview of what you can expect. Click "more" to refresh your memory of this most...

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....

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...

QSL status – 8T2BH

8T2BH QSL manager, Gianni I1HYW, updates readers: I have not printed the QSL cards yet as I am still waiting some better pictures from Bhagwati, which should come shortly. Then I will prepare a sample...

QSL card preview – VP8SGI

Co-leader, N6PSE, informs the VP8SGI cards are now being printed. Earlier in the week we previewed the VP8STI QSL card.

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...

For you to own – Signed VP8STI/SGI flags!


Interview with VP8STI/SGI Co-Leader K3LP

Interview conducted by Falkland Islands Television.


A once in a lifetime opportunity to own full-sized DX-World flags signed by the VP8STI / VP8SGI team, including the RV Braveheart captain, Nigel Jolly, will be up for grabs soon! More details next week...

From the VP8STI/SGI team!

Hello DX-World from Stanley, the Falklands. We just got off the Braveheart and into a hotel with Wifi! DL6KVA has the signed DX-World flags. Thank you for the nice comments and for covering our activity...

VP8CMH/MM – Antarctic waters

Mike, VP8CMH/MM is QRV from Antarctic waters. Normally active about 20:00z or 22:00z daily. Sadly, due to difficulty with getting sufficient time ashore and also the removal of all HF equipment, Mike is no longer able...

RI1AND – Novolazarevskaya base, Antarctica

Mike, RW1AI will be working at the Novolazarevskaya base, Antarctica starting April 2016 for one year. Activity as RI1AND during spare time on all bands CW/SSB/Digi. QSL via RW1AI. FIRST FOR DX NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET

[QRT] VP8SGI & VP8STI – South Sandwich and South Georgia

The Chief Pilot, EA5RM, reports that after the storm comes the calm and VP8SGI was able to go back to Husvik Bay and collect all their gear last Sunday afternoon. The full  VP8SGI log...

“Big Ben” erupts on Heard Island

Out of interest we thought this worth viewing. (video opens in new page) A reminder that VK0EK takes place later this year.

LU9EFO – Antartica Project 2016/17

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FT5XT – Kerguelen

FLASH NEWS - FT5XT Gildas will be QRV today (Saturday 23/01/2016) from Kerguelen on 14 Mhz (14170) or 21 Mhz (21260) +or-10 khz. November 4, 2015 -- Gildas, TU5KG, informs DX-World that for a period...

VP8IDX/MM – Onboard RV Braveheart

14:00Z - All the VP8STI team landed on Thule Island, South Sandwich.  They had some minor difficulty with landing but are now setting up their tents and antennas, and the rest of the camp....