Monday, December 17, 2018

E51TLA – Rarotonga, South Cooks

Henrik, OZ6TL will again be active from Rarotonga as E51TLA between December 19 to January 9, 2016. QRV holiday-style, CW/RTTY. QSL via H/c. FIRST FOR DX NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET

[UPDATE] VK5CE/6 – IOTA tour

Latest News Updates here

T88RF – Palau

Kan, JJ2RCJ will be active from Palau as T88RF between February 7-10, 2018. QRV on HF bands, focus on RTTY & FT8. QSL via H/c, Club Log OQRS.

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...

YB3MM/2 – Karimunjawa OC-186

Adhi, YB3MM plans activity from Karimunjawa Isl OC-186 tentatively between November 9-11, 2013. QRV on HF bands, CW/SSB. QSL via IZ8CCW.

YE5T – Tambelan OC-122 and YE5S – Natuna Selatan OC-109

Activity of both IOTA groups now planned from May 10th. Check JN6RZM blog for updates. DX World has donated to this IOTA DXpedition

T2GM – Tuvalu

T2GM will QRT at 04:00Z on Friday, March 22nd.

FO/EI6DX – French Polynesia

REMINDER - Stan, EI6DX will be visiting French Polynesia in May and active as FO/EI6DX from Bora Bora. QRV holiday-style on 80-10m, CW/SSB. All QSLs via RX3RC (bureau or direct). A dedicated page and a photo gallery...

E51FOC – Rarotonga

Tony ZL2AGY says: Assuming I am granted the E51FOC call, I may be active with it during the period May 9 - 29, 2013 from Matavera, Rarotonga. This will be a holiday style operation, CW...

FK/F8FUA – New Caledonia

Alain, F8FUA will be active from Lifou Island OC-033 as FK/F8FUA between September 5-12, 2016. QRV on HF bands. QSL: Direct, Buro, eQSL, LoTW.

VK9AR – Ashmore Reef, OC-216

UPDATE - VK9AR story here NEWS UPDATE -- After 3 days at sea we arrived at the Ashmore Reef Marine Park late in the afternoon on November 7 and were boarded by Australian Border Force...

5W0LR – Samoa

Dick, AD7AF (ex-E51WWA, T32RL) will be active from the Savaii Lagoon Resort, Samoa as 5W0LR between February 4-22, 2018. QRV on HF; CW/SSB/FT8. Participation during ARRL DX CW Contest. QSL via H/c, LoTW.

[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...

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.

TX7G – Marquesas Islands

UPDATE - We've now surpassed 20000 QSOs. 10 and 12 meters have been phenomenal. Things have been a bit slow overnight. We'll be on 80 meter SSB and then 20 meter RTTY tonight. We've...

3D2YA – Yangeta Island, OC-156, Fiji

Akira, JA1NLX will be active from Yangeta Island, Yasawa group (OC-156) as 3D2YA between September 23-28, 2015. QRV on 40-10m, CW/SSB/RTTY. QSL via LoTW. Webpage FIRST FOR DX NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET

QSL preview – XR0YD

XR0YD DXpedition to Easter Island took place during March 2-15, 2018.

IOTA DXpedition to Talaud Islands, OC-209

In honour of the 50th IOTA anniversary, IIHG (Indonesian Islands Hunter Group) is sponsoring an expedition to several islands in the OC-209 group. YB8RW/P will lead a group of operators from several islands in...