Tuesday, October 23, 2018

[UPDATES] VP6D – Ducie Island

OCTOBER 23, 2018 - It's been raining, we're waterlogged. In 24 hours we expect a significant storm to pass through, with heavy rainfall and up to 25 knot winds with potential for stronger gusts. -...

V73MT – Majuro, Marshall Islands

Masa, JA0RQV will be active as V73MT from Majuro Atoll, Marshall Islands (OC-029) from 26 to 29 October 2018. QTH is a small seaside bungalow in Majuro.  Webpage Callsign: V73MT Operator: JA0RQV, Masa Schedule:  26 - 29 October 2018 (also CQWW...

VK9XG – Christmas Island

UPDATE - Image (above) of antennas at VK9XG, courtesy Nigel G3TXF. The 160m vertical has also been added since this picture was taken. SEPTEMBER 24 - The VK9XG team plan to use FT8 as the primary...

Running costs of DX-World

UPDATE - Thanks a lot to the following readers who very recently & kindly decided to donate: AB3CV, DL1YM, DK3DG, DK3WE, DL3FCG, DJ4MH, DG5LAC, DL5KUD, DM5EM, DK6NJ, DG7NFX, DH7RG, DF8DX, DL9NC, EA5CI, EA7BJ, EI3HA, EU1KY,...
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Pitcairn Island DXpedition 2019

A group of 14 operators will activate Pitcairn Island in October of 2019. This will be a two-week, all band, all mode operation with transportation to and from the island provided by the RV...

T31EU – Kanton Island

From 16 February until 5th of March 2019 a group of 6 operators will be active from Kanton Island as T31EU. The license is confirmed by CCK and they have permission from the Phoenix...

[COMMENT] Amateur radio permit application to Kure Atoll “denied”.

COMMENTARY by Robert Schmieder, KK6EK Compliments to the PIDXG for their approach to getting the permit. I suggest that they approach members of Congress concerning the use of U.S. public lands. As a co-organizer and...

T32NH – Christmas Island

Nobu, JA0JHQ will be active from the Captain Cook hotel, Kiribati as T32NH during December 5-11, 2018. QRV on 160-6m, CW & FT8. Participation in ARRL 10m contest (Dec 8-9).

TX0A & TX0M – IOTA DXpedition (OC-113 & OC-297P)

Cezar (VE3LYC) and Adrian (KO8SCA) will operate as TX0A from Maria Est Atoll (OC-113) and as TX0M from Morane Atoll (OC-297P) between December 4 and 18. OC-113 was operated from once, more than 28 years...

A35EU – Tonga

Pat EI5IX, Ronald PA3EWP, Martin PA4WM and Tom GM4FDM are pleased to announce an expedition to Tonga in November. They will leave Europe on 13th November and will leave Tonga on 27th November. Callsign...

5W2IQ – Samoa

Starting October 18 for one week look for Steve WB2IQU to be active as 5W2IQ from Apia, Samoa. QRV on 40-20-15-10m. QSL via H/c (direct).

YJ0CA – Vanuatu

NEWS UPDATE - Chris will again be active from Vanuatu during October 25-29, 2018. QRV on 40, 20 & 15m. MARCH 12 -- YJ0CA will again be active during March 18-24, 2018. DECEMBER 27, 2017 -- Chris,...

KH8/VK4MAP – American Samoa

Darren, VK4MAP will be active from American Samoa as KH8/VK4MAP during October 3-10, 2018. QRV on 80-10m (no WARC bands), 100w; SSB. QSL via Direct to: Post Office Box 3140, Browns Plains LPO, Q4118,...

[REMINDER] WH8/DL2AH – American Samoa

Uli, DL2AH informs DX-World.net that he will be active from Ofu Island, OC-077, American Samoa as WH8/DL2AH between October 2-29, 2018. QRV holiday-style on 80-10m SSB/FT8/RTTY. Participation in different contests (Oceania, WAG & CQWW...

VK9XT – Christmas Island

NEWS UPDATE - Our team is now back to the original crew: Martin, A65DC/SA6MIW Paul, A65DR/G7SLP/KW4CM Delia, VE7HDW Thomas, SM0CXU/PY2ZXU. We are now preparing to be active 160-10m All Modes. Our 160m setup is not...

V63FKR – Pohnpei, F.S.M

Chusuke, JR1FKR is again active from the South Park Hotel, Pohnpei, F.S.M as V63FKR until October 1, 2018. QRV on HF bands. QSL via H/c.

[REMINDER] 5W0GC & YJ0GC – Samoa & Vanuatu

SEPTEMBER 9 -- I want to inform the radio amateur community, that after months of hard work - the preparation of 5W0GC & YJ0GC DXpedition 2018 is in the final phase! The antennas and...

T2AR – Tuvalu

NEWS UPDATE - Next T2AR mini-DXpedition is planned for November 2018. Please watch this space for details! Focus will be on low bands (including 160m), with QRO. QSL via 3D2AG (PayPal). Only paper logs used, no...

V63PSK – Weno Isl, Micronesia

Shuji, JA1FMN will be active from Weno Island, Chuuk, Micronesia (OC-011) as V63PSK during November 19-25, 2018. QRV on 40-15m; FT8, JT65. Logs uploaded to Club Log. QSL via H/c.

P29VCX & P29NI – IOTA DXpedition

G3KHZ-Derek, SM6CVX-Hans and K5WQG-Eddy will activate two islands as detailed below: OC-025 Manus Island -- QRV from around 1200Z January 31st until 0100Z February 5th using the callsign P29VCX. QSL via SM6CVX. OC-153 Daru...