Monday, October 22, 2018

QSL card preview – K6VVA/KL7 Barter Island

Exclusive preview of the soon to be printed K6VVA/KL7 Barter Island QSL card. Many thanks to Rick K6VVA, who informs that Chris van Emmerik took the QSL photo as they both drove out to the Bone...

Summary – K6VVA/KL7 IOTA NA-050

By Rick, K6VVA My long-standing efforts and Fourth attempt to activate NA-050 paid off with a good solar condx window to EU for the first 3 days. Total QSOs were 3,446 with 2,919...

6V7O – Senegal

Freddy, F5IRO will be active from Saly, Senegal as 6V7O between August 12-26, 2013. QRV on 40-10m, mainly CW. QSL via F8DFP. Logs on ClubLog and LoTW at end of August. More info including photos of trip...

JD1BLC – Ogasawara

Toshi, JP1IOF will again be active as JD1BLC from Ogasawara between November 7-15, 2013. QRV all bands/modes. QSL via H/c. LoTW and OQRS available. JD1BLC logsearch

QSL card preview – PJ2/ON6DX

Thanks to Wim, ON6DX , who mentions PJ2/ON6DX cards will be ready to print by end of August and shipped soon after.

Operating sites for FT5ZM

From the Amsterdam Island DXpedition website We have been assigned two operating sites on the north end of the island. One site, a shelter called Mataf, is located just northeast of the base. It is...

QSL status – T2YY

Part of the T2YY log was on a laptop used by Ingolf, DL4JS who tragically died while on DXpedition to Tuvalu in March this year. Last weekend the laptop finally arrived in Germany. It took...

RT9K/P & R20RRC/8 – Zhuravliny Island, AS-109

UPDATE @0600z - Team arrived much earlier than anticipated. Everything is OK and RT9K/P is now QRV. They hope to have first logs online later today. The team are here. August 4, 2013 -- The...

VK0JJJ – Mawson Station, Antarctica

UPDATE - Craig VK0JJJ informs that yesterday he worked out a way to fix his PTT issues and is now back on air using SSB. INFO - check My Antarctic Adventure by Craig, VK0JJJ. QSL via K7CO.

T88GJ – Palau

Masa, JL1FUQ will be active as T88GJ from Palau between September 20-24, 2013. QRV on 6-20m, SSB & Digi. Operating times may change due to work commitments. QSL via H/c.

Saba and Sint Maarten mini-DXpedition

Rob, N7QT and Hugh, W4VAB will be heading to both Saba (November 7-17) and Sint Maarten (November 17-24) on a suitcase mini-DXpedition. Activity will be on 80-10m using CW, SSB and digital modes (RTTY, PSK...

ATBSG13 – India

Operators VU2RBI, VU2TCU, VU3KRT & VU3OWL will be active as ATBSG13 between August 3 & 4, 2013. This is a special callsign issued for the 9th Asia-Pacific Regional / Internet Jamboree, operating from New Delhi...

J3 – Grenada Dxpedition

CANCELLED Thoms OE2ATN and Franz OE2SNL will be active from Grenada between October 28 to November 10, 2013. QRV on CW, SSB and RTTY. Callsign not yet known. Website under construction.

QSL card preview – HQ3W, HQ8D, HQ8S

Thanks to Dan HR2DMR and QSL manager Dwayne KD4POJ for first showing. Cards will be shipped soon.. Another DX World supported DXpedition

C91J – Mozambique

John ZS5J informs: I'm currently in Mozambique operating as C91J until 3 August 2013,  using rotary dipoles on a 30 ft push up fiberglass mast for 40, 20, and 15 meter bands. This trip I'm...

DXCC Expansion?

Guest post by Vladimir Bykov, UA4WHX I have been thinking about this for a long time. Why a few de-facto special status or independent territories cannot be part of the DXCC list? For the past few years...

5W0TH – Samoa

Hiro, JP1TRJ will be briefly active as 5W0TH from Samoa until July 31, 2013. QRV on 80-10m, CW, SSB & Digi. QSL via H/c.

V5/UX0HX, V5/UZ1HZ and V5/UT5UY – Namibia

Sergey UX0HX, Max UZ1HZ and Alexey UT5UY will be active from Namibia between August 1-8, 2013. QRV on 80-10m CW, SSB. QSL via UT5UY.

New Voodoo Contest Group Website

The Voodoo Contest Group has taken part in CQ World-Wide CW Contest from West Africa each November for the past 19 years, operating in ten different countries. We have won the Multi-Operator contest six...

VR2/N3QQ – Hong Kong

Yuri, N3QQ informs he's visiting Hong Kong on a business trip and may be active as VR2/N3QQ sometime between July 28-31, 2013 depending on workload. QSL via N7RO.