Friday, January 19, 2018

LoTW Processing Speed Increases Thanks to New Hardware

The Logbook of The World (LoTW) queue has been shrinking steadily since Monday, January 7, when the system was brought back online after the completion of previously announced maintenance involving the installation of a...

FR/F8APV & FR/F8EOI – Reunion Island

Pierre, F8APV and Stéphane, F8EOI will be returning to Reunion island and operating as FR/F8APV and FR/F8EOI between January 21 to February 8, 2013. They will be active on 40 meters and up with a...

T88SM, T88CP & T88HK – Palau

REMINDER: Mike JA6EGL, Yas JA6UBY and Yu JE6DND plan to be active as T88SM, T88CP & T88HK respectively from Palau (OC-009) between January 9-14, 2013. QRV on 80-10m, CW and ...

LU6W – Escondida Island, SA-096

Post expedition summary It is not our intention to present here a detailed account of this very eventful operation. However, for the record, we would like to offer a brief summary. After having taken a...

J5NAR & 6V2R – Guinea Bissau & Senegal

Exactly one month from now, the J5NAR / 6V2R team (HA0DU, Steve and HA0NAR, Laci) will start their journey to Guinea Bissau and Senegal, with the first stop in Cabrousse (South-Senegal). From there, they...

CT8/PA4N & CS8/PD9DX – Azores

From 26 March to 3 April 2013, Frank PA4N and Dervin PD9DX will be QRV from Sao Miguel Island (EU-003) on the Azores, as CT8/PA4N and CS8/PD9DX - they will be active on all...

7P8ZM – Lesotho

During this weekend, Kiyo 7P8ZM will be QRV from another hotel where previously 7P8D & 7P8JA operated. He'll use a 6-element log periodic for 14, 18, 21, 24 and 28Mhz. Look for him from 12:00z on Jan...

9-island Denmark-Germany-Poland IOTA tour

Starting on January 10th look for Vincent F4BKV and Col MM0NDX to be active from the following Danish, German and Polish IOTA: EU-029, EU-128 , EU-057, EU-129, EU-132, EU-042, EU-125, EU-172, EU-171. Full itinerary can be found here. The journey finishes on January 13th -...

CT9/MJ0ASP – Maderia

Mathieu, MJ0ASP will be QRV from Madeira, as CT9/MJ0ASP between January 4-9, 2013. Activity will be on 40 -10 meters in CW only. QSL via LotW and home call.

V63XG – Yap, Micronesia

UPDATE: Haru, JA1XGI plans to return to Yap island OC-012, Micronesia as V63XG between April 3-11, 2013. Full details can be found here. QSL via H/c.  

VK3GK/9 – Norfolk Island

Lee, VK3GK will be active from Norfolk Island OC-005, as VK3GK/9 between January 11 - 15, 2013. This will be a holiday type DXpedition as it's his 21st wedding anniversary. Activity planned on 80m-10m. Mainly SSB,...

ST2SF – Sudan

Samual, K0YAK (ex-9N7AK) will be active from Khartoum, Sudan as ST2SF beginning late January 2013 and continuing through at least mid-April. Plan is for SSB, CW and data operations on 40-10m, maybe also 80 and...

7T50I/P – Agueli Island, AF-097

Following receipt of new information the IOTA Manager has decided to put on hold acceptance of 7T50I/P cards for Agueli Island AF-097. None will be accepted during the January update period. A final decision...

Happy New Year

Happy New Year to all readers and contributors. I could spend time reviewing the last 12 months in fine detail, however let's just say 2012 was a pretty special DX year. Will this new...