Tuesday, October 22, 2019

VK0GB – Casey Station, Antarctica

UPDATE - VK0GB has had to cease earlier than intended as Gerry left the station on a medical errand. listen to ‘VK0GB’ on Audioboo(function() { var po = document.createElement("script"); po.type = "text/javascript"; po.async = true;...

A request for funding – VP8STI/VP8SGI Team

VP8SGI/VP8STI News from Paul N6PSE  The last major operations from South Sandwich and South Georgia Islands were in 2002. Since that time, these islands have steadily climbed the most wanted list. South Sandwich is currently...
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Video – FT3YL, Adelie Land

Most excellent video by François F4HLT who is currently active as FT3YL, Adelie Land, Antarctica.

[QRT] FT3YL – Adelie Land, Antarctica

NEWS UPDATE - FT3YL is QRT. François is reaching the end of his stay in Adelie Land and will return to France soon. Operating from Adelie Land was really a very hard challenge. He...
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Shag Rocks – the ultimate IOTA challenge?!

A never before activated IOTA - and no wonder! More info on Shag Rocks AN-021 here

IOTA Contest 2019

Bookmark ADXO for regularly updated participants in this years' IOTA contest. Keep an eye on the IOTA page of DX-World too.

NCDXF – $100,000 awarded to 3Y0Z Bouvet Island DXpedition

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION -- NCDXF announces major grant of $100,000 to the 3Y0Z Bouvet Island DXpedition The Northern California DX Foundation is pleased to announce a contribution of $100,000 to the 3YØZ Bouvet Island DXpedition...

JW6VDA – Svalbard

Tom, OH6VDA informs DX-World that he is going to Longyearbyen, Svalbard on a holiday trip, and propagation permitting will operate as JW6VDA on SSB only from March 1-22, 2017. No big expedition, holiday style...

Bouvet

BREAKING DX NEWS Last Wednesday a well known operator received word from the Norwegian Polar Institute that: it's a go for a one man DXpedition for 3 months, time frame half January 2016 through half April...

CE9OJZ – South Shetland Islands

Jorge, CE3OJZ will soon be active from King George island, South Shetland Islands as CE9OJZ. QRV on HF bands. QSL via XQ7UP.
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Footage onboard M/V Betanzos on way to Bouvet

Video by EY8MM taken onboard the M/V Betanzos as the 3Y0Z team sailed to Bouvet. Sadly, the expedition was aborted.

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...

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....
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Macquarie research station to remain open.

Just over a week after it was announced that the VK0/M research station was to close in 2017, a decision by the Australian Federal Government has reversed the closure. After three days of outcry from...

RI1ANT – Antarctica

Mike, RW1AI will be active from Mirny, Antarctica as RI1ANT between December 15, 2013 to March 15, 2015. QRV all bands using dipoles + amp. QSL via RW1AI --- Online Log

A Stop to South Georgia by Intrepid DX Group

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

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...
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KC4AAC – Palmer Station, Antarctica

Hunter, KK4AOS is currently active from Palmer Station, Anvers Island, AN-012 as KC4AAC. QRV so far on 17 & 20m SSB when time permits. Note: K1IED is no longer the QSL manager for KC4AAC...