Monday, March 19, 2018

WWII Commemorative DXpedition to S. Pacific Islands

WWII Pacific Islands Tour: February 13 - March 7 by Will (AA4NC) and Ron (AA4VK). They will make stops at six islands that were key in America’s battles in the Pacific in World War II.  Stops...

JD1BOW – Ogasawara

Nobuaki, JA0JHQ will again be active from Ogasawara as JD1BOW between February 21-24, 2018. QRV mainly on 160CW & 20 FT8/RTTY. QSL via H/c.

A31GE – Tonga

Gerhard, OE3GEA (recently active as 3D2GE) will be QRV from Nuku'alofa, Tonga as A31GE between February 10-13, 2018. QRV on 30-10m, CW. QSL via H/c.

[UPDATE] VP6D – Ducie Island

NEWS UPDATE -- Joining the team is Vadym UT6UD. An active DXpeditioner, he has operated as H44UD, A35UD, S21XV, FO/UT6UD from Austral and Marquesas Islands, FG/UT6UD. He was a member of the 2016 VK0EK...

FK/JG1XMV – New Caledonia

UPDATE -- Arnaud, JG1XMV will be active from New Caledonia as FK/JG1XMV between February 17 to March 3, 2018. He will QRV from Grand Terre Island, Lifou, Mare and two other islands (OC-032 &...

3D2GE – Fiji

Gerhard, OE3GEA is active from Nadi, Fiji as 3D2GE until February 9, 2018. QRV on 30-10m, holiday-style. QSL via H/c. After Fiji, Gerhard goes to Tonga.

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.

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.

E51IAN – S. Cooks

Ian, G7DWY (M0INB) is currently active from Rarotonga as E51IAN until January 25th. Operation will be local early morning and evening with focus on 17m & 40m. QSL via M0INB. Ian also hopes to be...

KH6/JH0CJH – Honolulu, Hawaii, OC-019

Toru, JH0CJH will be active from Honolulu as KH6/JH0CJH during January 21-25, 2018. QRV on HF bands. QSL via H/c.

TX5X – Tahiti

Bill, KH6OO and his son Will, W0ZRJ will be active from Tahiti OC-046 as TX5X between March 10-17, 2018. QRV on 20-10m with Flex 6700 running 100w into a vertical dipole; CW/FT8/JT9/65. All QSOs...

QSL preview – VK9MA

The VK9MA card was sent to the printing company on January 11th. The team are expecting the cards to be delivered around Jan 22nd, and will be mailing out the direct cards immediately afterwards.

YJ0AG – Vanuatu

Hello! I am planning another holiday style DXPedition for 2018. This time me and my family are off to Vanuatu, staying on Efate (IOTA OC-035) about 20min from Port Vila. We depart Australia on...

WH8/DL2AH – American Samoa

Uli, DL2AH informs 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...

FK/5B4ALX – New Caledonia

NEWS UPDATE - After more than 20 years of amateur radio activity (IZ4AMS, 9A8AMS, DD4T, EI6MS, 5Z4/IZ2AMS, II4K, 5B4ALX, H2X and much more), after numerous successes in world rankings in the major Contest, after...

DU0DM – Corregidor Island, OC-244

A group consisting DU1MS, DV1ZDR, DV1ZDQ, DV1YZD, DW1QRZ, DW1XNG, DU1YMD, DU1YLR, DU1XRF and 4G1ABT will be active as DU0DM from Corregidor Island, OC-244 during January 13-14, 2018. QRV on 40-10m; CW/SSB/Digi. QSL via DU1MS.

YB9/F5LIT – Bali, Indonesia

Emmanuel, F5LIT will again be active from Bali, OC-022 as YB9/F5LIT between January 30 to February 10, 2018. QRV on 20, 17 & 15m SSB. QSL via home call direct, LoTW.

5W20SAMOA – Samoa

20th anniversary of continuous on the air of 5W1SA from Samoa since 1998 Atsu, 5W1SA says: I have enjoyed operating HF and 6m from OC-097, Samoa for the last 20 years. (Approximately 100K QSO logged). I...

P29DA – Papua New Guinea

Darren, VK4FEDX is currently active from New Guinea Island, OC-034 (PNG) as P29DA. Activity has been on 10m SSB. Darren also mentions he plans activity from PNG Coastal Islands East OC-240 sometime in 2018.

DU1/SP5APW – Palawan, OC-128

Jacek, SP5APW informs DX-World: "I am planning to spend spring holidays on Palawan Island (OC-128). I will be on air as DU1/SP5APW from 13 till 18 of March 2018 using Icom 7300 and VDA antennas...