Monday, September 24, 2018

RT9K/9 – “Arctic’s Legend” IOTA DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE -- EXPEDITION CANCELLED. See here MARCH 4 - The team is now on Dikson Island and report all is ok as they continue their journey. FEBRUARY 27 -- The RT9K/9 team reached Sopkarga polar...

7Q7EI – Malawi

APRIL 4 -- The 7Q7EI team went QRT on Monday 02/04/2018 @ 16:30UTC with over 37,000 QSOs in the log. The full log is now complete on Clublog ​and our OQRS pages are open via http://www.m0oxo.com/oqrs/logsearch.php During our...

[QRT] TU7C – Ivory Coast DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE - TU7C QRT with 52500 QSOs logged. MARCH 19 - The CW Low Band team says thanks for some interesting nights on 80 and 160. Very interesting and challenging CONDX from here. On...
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A70X – Al Safliyah Island, AS-088

DECEMBER 31, 2017 - A70X is set-up and ready to go. QRV soon (January 1st) DECEMBER 14, 2017 -- QARS is very delighted to announce that a number of local hams and some from outside...

R71RRC – Arakamchechen Island, AS-071

NEWS UPDATE Victor, UA3AKO informs the team are going ORT on April, 15 at 0030 UTC. For now they have made more than 4300 contacts and many of them are dupes. APRIL 7 -...

3G9A/MM – on the way to Bouvet!

Major DXpedition to Bouvet Island is upcoming. 2nd most wanted DXCC entity. The team leave homes on January 9th heading to Punta Arenas, Chile. DX-World can now reveal the team will be signing 3G9A/MM en route...

[QRT] 9N7EI – Nepal

NEWS UPDATE - The team went QRT at 12:00z today. They reached their target of 30K QSOs. New pictures added to their website MARCH 18 - Now into our final hours of our operation. Despite...

Ham Radio in Turkey

Currently lots of misinformation circulated around the internet with regards ham radio licenses in Turkey being revoked following the recent attempted military coup in that country. It's not true. Here's some quotes from informed...

E51LYC – Pukapuka Atoll OC-098

Update from Cezar, VE3LYC - The trip to Pukapuka was a rare experience. However, I am thrilled to be back in Rarotonga, and cannot wait to fly home tomorrow. I wish to thank Andy (E51AND),...

[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...

XX9D – Macao

NEWS UPDATE - A 15-man team will again be active as XX9D during February 11-26, 2019. Website FEBRUARY 24, 2017 - XX9D will be QRT on February 26, 24 UTC. In the last 12 hours...

4B4B – Socorro Island, Revillagigedo Islands.

MARCH 4 - Mark arrived yesterday and according to N0UN (recording below) he will remain on Socorro island for the next 5 weeks. He's running 300w and a 140' off center fed wire at 60'...

News – 4U1UN

AUGUST 22, 2018 - Earlier today, Adrian KO8SCA was active from the UN Building on 20m SSB. Recording by N0UN   AUGUST 16, 2018 - Following on from recent info regarding lack of 4U1UN activity here's some...

What’s the issue with 4U1UN ?

NEWS UPDATE -- Good to see ARRL amongst others now picking up on the original story. Fingers crossed for 4U1UN on air soon and regularly. Meanwhile, on behalf of readers, having left emails with James,...

[QRT] KC0W in the Pacific

"Everything I own was stolen on 28 September from here in Kiribati. They took all the radios, computers, amplifiers, antennas, coax, EVERYTHING. They even took my clothing & shoes. I have literally NOTHING left................I...

TO2SP – St Barts

NEWS UPDATE -- Our DXpedition is rapidly coming to a close. Today is our last full day on St. Barts. Late in the afternoon we are taking down most of our antennas, leaving just...

J5T – Guinea Bissau DXpedition

Latest news from J5T -- We plan to reach the island on Monday 13th, in the morning. Operations will follow shortly, with the first station on RTTY.

Midway & Kure Islands – Deleted DXCC Entities

Following info (in full) posted on ARRL website Midway and Kure Islands have been placed on the list of DXCC deleted entities, effective August 26, 2016. This came about as an unintended consequence of action...

[UPDATE] ZS8Z – Marion Island

NEWS UPDATE - David, ZS8Z reports that today the re-supply ship again returned to Marion Island. After a 3-week crew changeover, David also mentions there is no ham radio operator on the island with...

S9YY – Sao Tome & Principe

NEWS UPDATE -- DL1AWD, DL1AOB, DG5AA, DL8ALU and DK8YY will be active again from Sao Tome Island as S9YY from 1st to 10th October, 2017. QSL via DH7WW, daily upload to Club Log is planned...