Thursday, June 22, 2017

[QRT] T31T – Kanton Island

UPDATE - T31T team arrived Apia, Samoa and logs are uploaded to Club Log. Dom informs they are planning to be active from Kanton Island again during May - June 2017 for 4 weeks to finish the...

VP6EU – Pitcairn Island

NEWS UPDATE - Ronald PA3EWP informs the final logs are now on Club Log. 39K QSO's were logged. The team arrived yesterday safely to Tahiti. March 1 - Today is the last day of...

[QRT] ZL7G – Chatham Island

News updates here  (All pictures courtesy ZL7G website) Our last full day of operation is now over. We continued with RTTY (2,900 QSOs now) and had hoped for one last grey line on 160m. However, thunderstorms...

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] 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...

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...

VP6J – Pitcairn Island

UPCOMING -- Nob, JF2MBF and Ken, JA2FJP will be active from Pitcairn OC-044 as VP6J between August 25 to September 3, 2016. QRV on 160-10m CW, SSB & RTTY. QSL via JF2MBF direct, OQRS, LoTW. *A...

VK9MAV – Marion Reef/Diamond Islets, OC-267

JUNE 17 - Now QRV -- JUNE 3, 2017 - The trip has been postponed for another week. Andy received a phone call from the skipper yesterday - the boat's gear box is faulty and needs...

T2AQ & T2QR – Tuvalu

NEWS UPDATE - DXpedition went QRT at midnight local time. Nearly 10,000 QSOs made. Thank you for co-operation on the bands. 73 de Jacek and Marek (T2AQ/T2QR) MARCH 28, 2017 - Yesterday an 80m vertical...

T31W – Kanton Island

CANCELLED -- With the recent activation of T31 by a small European team the Perseverance DX Group (PDXG) and T31W team have canceled their planned 2017 T31W activation. Usually when a DXpedition is canceled...

[UPDATE] Ops wanted – Central Kiribati

NEWS UPDATE by KK7L -- Hey gang, I wanted to provide an update and answer some questions which have come via e-mail. The cruise departs Nadi, Fiji on June 24, 2017 — returning to Nadi on...

E51ADD & E51AMF – South & North Cooks

NEWS UPDATE - E51AMF activity from (rarer) North Cooks soon. QRV January 11th-February 6th 2017 on 10m through 80m (160m possible, not guaranteed) SSB, and RTTY (other high-rate digital modes possible) using 1500W into verticals...

KH1 – Baker Island DXpedition

UPDATE - We did indeed receive word from one of the organizers. Basically, there is currently no news and the US Government, as yet, hasn't given permission to any groups trying to activate KH1. August...

H40GC & H44GC – Temotu & Solomon Isl

REMINDER - H40GC starts October 4th. September 20, 2016 - Stan, LZ1GC & Emil, DL8JJ update DX-World readers: "Now the team is complete. A long-awaited moment has arrived. The equipment is completely ready. Finally, we are...

T31T/MM – sailing to Kanton Isl.

October 4 @ 19:45z. The team's now on the island. All ok. Updates when they arrive. October 4 @ 16:30z. The team's approaching Kanton Island. It's darkness there now so will be some hours before...
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A35JP/P – Niuafo’ou Isl, OC-123 – Tonga

NEWS UPDATE -- Masa departs Nuku'alofa port for Niuafo'ou OC-123 at 05:00z on March 21st and is scheduled to arrive there on Thursday 23rd March. MARCH 11 - Masa updates that he and radio gear safely...

Midway and Kure Islands Reinstated as DXCC Entities

NEWS UPDATE - I am very frustrated that every time this issue comes up, in the initial announcement, and this now, undoing of the announcement of the deletion, it is NEVER mentioned that the...

VK9MA – Mellish Reef

NEWS UPDATE - VK9MA website now available. JUNE 2, 2017 -- A 9 operator team, led by Rob, N7QT will be active from Mellish Reef as VK9MA, QRV from November 3rd, 2017 through November 16th,...
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TX5T – Australs

W5MJ, VA7DX, VE7KW and W5RF will be active from the Austral Islands as TX5T between February 20 to March 2, 2017. QRV on HF bands. Website

Where might KC0W go next?

UPDATE by Tom KC0W My proposed "Top 25 Most Wanted" DXpedition is not going to happen. Sorry for getting anyone's hopes up. Never trust anyone who claims to be "military" and also claims to have...