Thursday, August 16, 2018

TX5T – Raivavae Island, Australs

NEWS UPDATE - Even with scheduled air, “stuff” happens. We got all our gear checked in and took off from Tahiti just after lunch today. An hour and a half later. we were circling...

Where next for LA7GIA?

AUGUST 14 - Kenneth updates: The QTH is secured, the first hotel disapproved my antenna farm, but the second one thought it was ok. Wow, fantastic take off!! VOACAP promises excellent propagation to NA, even...

VK9XT – Christmas Island

NEWS UPDATE -- The team has now changed and will consist of A65DC, A65DR & VE7HDW. Due to reduced team they will mainly operate on 40m and above. Possibly some 80m but not a priority....

VK9XG – Christmas Island

NEWS UPDATE - The 6Gs DXpedition team will be operating from Christmas Island (VK9X) in October 2018. Arriving on the island late on Tuesday 16th (local time), we hope to be operational by the...

YB3MM/8 – Waleakodi Island OC-213

YB3MM/8 will join together with YB8OUN/P, YC8OBM/P, YD8MGN/P and others to activate Waleakodi Island OC-213 from 18 until 21 August 2018. Please read each operators for QSL information.

[UPDATE] VP6D – Ducie Island

NEWS UPDATE -- We are honoured to have received a grant from the ARRL’s Colvin Award Committee. The Colvin Award is funded by an endowment established by Lloyd D. Colvin, W6KG (SK). More information...

YB73RI – 73rd Anniversary of Indonesia

Validity of contacts: Start: 00:00 UTC – 10 August 2017 / End : 23:59 UTC 17 August 2017 All amateur HF bands including WARC Mode: SSB – CW – Digital Repeater, satellite, eQSO, Echolink...

[NEWS] KH1/KH7Z – Baker Island

UPDATE -- Dateline DX is pleased to announce the final design of the front of our commemorative QSL highlighting both the history of and the unique nature of the Baker Island National Wildlife Reserve....

P29VIM – Papua New Guinea

Puiu, YO5BIM is currently active from Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea as P29VIM. He is there until August 13. QRV so far on 40 & 80m, mainly CW. QSL via H/c.

YB3MM/2 – Karimunjawa Island, OC-186

Adhi, YB3MM plans activity from Karimunjawa Island OC-186 as YB3MM/2 during the IOTA contest. Activity also planned a few hours before/after the contest; 40-15m. * Full list of participants in this years IOTA contest found...

T88PB – Palau

Nobuaki, JA0JHQ will again be active from Koror, Palau as T88PB during August 31 to September 3, 2018. QRV on HF bands. QSL via JH0JHQ.

E51BUO – South Cooks

Dave, G4BUO informs that he will be active holiday-style from Rarotonga, S.Cooks as E51BUO during July 30 to August 6, 2018. QRV on CW only, 100w & wire antennas. QSL via H/c.

V6J – Mortlock Islands, OC-254

NEWS UPDATE -- V6J made 3500 QSOs as of last night. Since V6J has been making the focus on NA, the QSO ratio has been changed to a little bit. JA 40% EU 35% NA 25% The generator...

QSL preview – KH1/KH7Z

Well, it's not quite the full card preview but here's a sneak preview of part of the card. UPDATE - Front side below.

YJ3XPT – Vanuatu

Perrin, VK3XPT is currently active from Erakor, Efate Island, Vanuatu as YJ3XPT until July 23, 2018. QRV on 40-20-10m, mainly SSB using an Alexloop Walkham antenna. QSL via H/c.

[REMINDER] YJ0GA – Vanuatu

Geoff, ZL3GA will again be active from Efate Island, OC-035, Vanuatu as YJ0GA between July 18-25, 2018. QRV on 80-10m. QSL via H/c, Club Log OQRS, LoTW.

Commentary: Baker Island DXpedition

Good write-up on the recent KH1/KH7Z DXpedition to Baker island - written by the crew who took the team there. For the last month, NAI’A has hosted the most unusual of charters and what a...

A35RR – Tonga

Roly, ZL1BQD will be active from Tonga as A35RR starting August 15th for 2 weeks. Roly mostly operates FT8 and JT65. QSL via H/c.

VK9/JO7GVC & VK9/JK7LXU – Norfolk Island

Takao, JO7GVC and Hirokazu, JK7LXU plan to be QRV from Norfolk Island as VK9/JO7GVC & VK9/JK7LXU between October 9-14, 2018. Holiday-style activity on 40-10m, mainly CW, PSK and FT8.

KH2/WQ6B – Guam

Howard, WQ6B will be active from Guam as KH2/WQ6B during July 20-24, 2018. QRV on HF; SSB & FT8. QSL via H/c, LoTW.