Thursday, April 25, 2019

[UPDATE] 3Y0Z – Bouvet 2018

NEWS UPDATE - We are pleased that we can now offer refunds to ALL those that helped support the 2018 Bouvet DXpedition (3YØZ). This will begin early in January 2019. Please QRX for the...

[UPDATE] 3Y0I – Bouvet Island

APRIL 2 @ 21:00Z STATEMENT FROM CAPTAIN OF MV ATLANTIC TUNA APRIL 2 @ 15:10Z After spending 2 weeks at sea, and being only 70nm from Bouvet before a ferocious storm struck, the Atlantic Tuna is now...
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KH1/KH7Z – Baker Island

JULY 27, 2018 -- Dateline DX is pleased to announce the final design of the front of our commemorative QSL highlighting both the history of and the unique nature of the Baker Island National...

[UPDATE] VP6D – Ducie Island

JANUARY 12, 2019 VP6D QSL card designs were completed, proofs were submitted and approved for printing. Gennady UX5UO printed the cards during the week of Jan 7th, they will be shipped to Tim M0URX in the...

[ABORTED] E51DOM/MM – Voyage to Bouvet

**THE DEDICATED 3Y0I POST IS STILL ACTIVE AS WE TRACK THE ATLANTIC TUNA BACK TO CAPE TOWN**  MARCH 27 @ 13:30Z On March 26, 2019, the vessel had been approaching a cyclonal storm wandering nearby Bouvet...

Z60A – Kosovo

APRIL 15 -- Following the LoTW upload of April 1st, the first Kosovo Z60A QSL card arrived in the U.S. during the past week to 92-year old Frank, K4BVQ, allowing him to reach the...

3B7A – St Brandon DXpedition

APRIL 20 - POSTSCRIPT -- I’m writing these words now the entire team is safe back in Mauritius. Of course our very first priority has been to give news to our family after 2...

TT8KO – Chad

NOVEMBER 27, 2018 The full story on the ill-fated TT8KO DXpedition can be found here  OCTOBER 26, 2018 @ 17:30z I arrived home today. What a feeling! Thanks to the Norwegian Embassy who resolved the issue quickly,...

T31T – Kanton Island

NEWS UPDATE -- T31T Kanton Island Expedition part 2 Following our DXpedition to Kanton Island (Central Kiribati) in 2016, we decided to come back to this extraordinary place this year - with a new plan...

3XY3D – Los Island AF-051 & 3XY3D/P – Tristao Island AF-096

OCTOBER 20, 2017 -- Currently active as 3XY3D/P from Tristao Island, AF-096, Alain, F5OZC and Sébastien, F8DQZ are in the Republic of Guinea until the end of November. Activity from Tristao Island lasts until...

T31EU – Kanton Island

MARCH 18 - The DXpedition is now over and we went QRT at 17:37 UTC on 5th March 2019 with 39.161 QSOs in the log. It was an unforgettable adventure to a forgotten island of...

RI1F – Viktoriya Island, EU-190NEW [Franz Josef Land]

OCTOBER 11 -- Polar bears showed a very strong interest in HF and VHF! On the last day at camp they had 8 bears visit. They loaded the yacht in about two days and...

[UPDATE] A5A – Bhutan

MARCH 1, 2019 - As always, credit E21EIC for pictures & videos. FEBRUARY 28, 2019 - Pictures from Champ, E21EIC. FEBRUARY 27, 2019 - The team have now arrived Thimpu, Bhutan and started to set up...

6O6O – Somalia

JANUARY 15 @ 20:00z - 6O6O is QRT soon. JANUARY 15 - Final day. We will operate as normal until 15UTC when we start disassembling the antennas. After noise disappears about 20 UTC we will continue...

[UPDATE] CY9C – St. Paul Island

NEWS UPDATE - A "JA Page" has been added to the  CY9C dxpedition website. Propagation is a challenge and openings are usually rather short.  Since St. Paul is needed by many JA's, the DXpedition team...

RI0B – Arctic Legends IOTA DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE -- We carried out reconnaissance of the island (AS-087). We will land on a sand spit. The weather deteriorates badly, the rain intensifies.  Caught a strong swell when approaching the island. Today, in...

E31A – Eritrea 2018

JANUARY 22 - E31A is now QRT, making 33K QSOs. JANUARY 21 -- This morning, Eritrea Ambassador who was the former Minister of Culture visited and operated at our station.  E31A will be going QRT on...

3C0L & 3C1L – Annobon & Equatorial Guinea

NEWS UPDATE - 3C1L operation will end (QRT) on November 12 morning (local time). Flight home is November 13 early morning. OCTOBER 25 -- 3C0L is over. Yuris and Kaspars are in Annobon airport waiting...

VP6EU – Pitcairn Island

NEWS UPDATE - Ronald PA3EWP informs the final logs are now on Club Log. 39K QSO's were logged. The team arrived yesterday safely to Tahiti. March 1 - Today is the last day of...

Yes or No? A poll on FT-8.

This poll is based on FT-8 mode. As can be seen from comments here and elsewhere, FT8 is certainly a lively topic of discussion. The poll will run for a few weeks. You are...