Tuesday, June 18, 2019

The FREE DX-World Weekly Bulletin #302

The latest FREE DX-World Weekly Bulletin compiled by Bjorn, ON9CFG.

V63PSK – Weno Isl, Micronesia

Shuji, JA1FMN will be active from Weno Island, Chuuk, Micronesia (OC-011) as V63PSK during June 19-22, 2019. QRV on 80-15m; FT8, FT4, JT65. Logs uploaded to Club Log. QSL via H/c.

XV9DF – Vietnam

XV9DF will operate 02-15 June. Bands: 40-10m. Team: UA9KDF, UA9LDD+son, R9LR, and R9LAJ. Modes: CW, SSB, FT8. QSL via M0OXO.

ZA/DK8FA – Albania

Ralf, DK8FA is currently active from Golem, Albania as ZA/DK8FA until June 4, 2019. QRV on HF bands, RTTY & PSK. QSL via H/c.

VP8/VP8DXU – South Orkney Islands

Press Release #3 May 26, 2019 South Orkney Islands DX-pedition (AN-008) Project plans continue to be developed. The radio and antenna strategies are complete and work is underway building detailed project plans and sourcing equipment. Callsign We will...

TX7T – Marquesas Islands 2019

Members of the CAN-AM DXpedition Group will be operating as TX7T from the island of Hiva Oa in the Marquesas Islands for 10-12 days between November 6-19, 2019. The Marquesas Islands rank #60 on...

V47JA – St Kitts

John, W5JON (as V47JA) will again be operating from his Calypso Bay, St. Kitts, West Indies vacation home, located 200 feet from the Caribbean Sea, from July 20 until August 11, 2019. Active on...

VP6R – Pitcairn Island DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE Yesterday marked another major logistical waypoint in the Pitcairn Island DXpedition.  After verifying that we had all our equipment packed, our container was locked and a U.S. Customs seal applied.  A crane then...

AH2R – Guam

JI3ERV will again be active from Guam as AH2R during the CQWW WPX Contest, CW (May 25-26, 2019). QSL via LoTW.

7S6WX – Weather Islands, EU-043

SM6XMY, SM6UQL and SM6U will be active as 7S6WX from Vaderoarna (Weather Islands), IOTA EU-043 during 30 May - 2 June (boat trip weather dependent). Operation will be vacation style on 80-10m SSB with...

The FREE DX-World Weekly Bulletin #301

The latest FREE DX-World Weekly Bulletin compiled by Bjorn, ON9CFG.  

Saint Martin 2019

We are returning to the beautiful island of Saint Martin in December 2019. Our primary focus will be on the low bands - 40, 80, 160, primarily using CW and FT8 to maximize the...

Activation of Tillamook Rock NA-211

Yuri, N3QQ informs that permission has been obtained to operate from Tillamook Rock NA-211 from its owner. Subject to all NOAA/USFWS restrictions and limitations, a preliminary team of Mike AD5A, Rob N7QT, Alexej NW7M,...

K4BRI/P – Bald Head Island, NA-112

Brian, K4BRI informs that he will be activating NA-112 Bald Head island (North Carolina) on July 30th and 31st. It will be a completely portable operation. Mainly QRV on 20m SSB and CW but...

FG/F6BCW – Iles des Saintes, NA-114

Look for Didier, F6BCW to be active from Iles des Saintes NA-114 as FG/F6BCW during May 22-26, 2019. QRV on 20m CW.

DZ1A – Kalanggaman Island, OC-129

Audie, DU1ZDR and Gazelle DU1ZDQ will be active from Kalanggaman Island, IOTA OC-129 as DZ1A on Monday June 3, 2019. QRV specifically on IOTA main frequencies 14.260 and 7.055Mhz SSB, CW. QRP only.

9N7BN – Nepal

Yuki, JH1NBN will be active from Nepal as 9N7BN during May 22 to June 4, 2019. QRV on 80-6M, CW & FT8.

DXpeditions: When They Are More Than Just Ham Radio

By Ralph Fedor – K0IR Access to some entities on the DXCC list has been hampered by the behaviour of previous DXpedition team members. This is not good. As an alternative, if we can add...

P40X – Aruba

Upcoming DXPedition to Aruba (SA-036) by Bavarian Contest Club (BCC) members Ben (DL6RAI), Martin (DL5RMH) and Philipp (DK6SP). We will be QRV between May 18 – 29, 2019 including a participation in the upcoming CQ...