Sunday, February 25, 2018

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...

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...

3D2AG/P – Rotuma

NEWS UPDATE -- Next 3D2AG/P expedition is scheduled for February-March 2018 and will have a high focus on low bands. MAY 3, 2017 -- 3D2AG reports now back in Fiji after 2 days on the...

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...

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...
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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...

JG8NQJ/JD1 – Minami Torishima

Take JG8NQJ will be returning to Minami Torishima from mid-October for approx two months. When time and work schedule permits, look for Take on HF bands, CW & RTTY. QSL via JA8CJY. 
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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
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T31KNT – Kanton Island

NEWS UPDATE - Now that T31T is finished, and reading the earlier info below, T31KNT did indeed receive operator training using a donated Alinco DX-8SR transceiver. Here's a few videos. September 26, 2016 - Wayne,...

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...

H40GC – Temotu Province

NEWS UPDATE -- Stan, LZ1GC/H40GC is still on Temotu and will be not be home anytime soon. His flight from Lata, Temotu to Honiara on Saturday was cancelled due to the eruption of Tinacula...
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H40D – Taumako Island, OC-179

UPDATE - H40D is the callsign for the upcoming operation from Duff Island (OC-179), Temotu, scheduled between April 29 and May 3! Cezar (VE3LYC) also received the license for the operation from Russell (OC-168), Solomon...

A35W – Tonga

NEWS UPDATE -- Haru, JR4OZR will be active as A35W during the CQWW RTTY DX Contest (Sep 23-24, 2017). QSL via JJ2VLY, LoTW. Staying on Tonga between September 20-26th. JANUARY 28, 2017 - Thanks to...

VK9/M – Mellish Reef DXpedition

Rob, N7QT recently got in touch -- Hawk (SM5AQD) and I are working to activate Mellish Reef this coming November. Currently working to obtain landing rights from the appropriate government agencies. We have also applied...

T30COW – Kiribati

NEWS UPDATE & QRT - "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...

VK5CE/P – Granite Island, OC-228

Craig VK5CE informs DX-World.net he will be operating for a short stopover again on Granite Island OC-228 on Monday July 10. From his nearby home location Craig has noticed reasonable openings to VK5 in...

T30JY, T30KJ, T30MA & T30VE – W.Kiribati

REMINDER -- Japaense operators JA1JQY, JA1KJW, JA3MCA & JA8VE will be active as T30JY, T30KJ, T30MA & T30VE between November 10 to 16, 2016. QRV on 160-10M CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via H/cs.

VK5CE/8 – North Island, OC-198

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[QRT] 4I7COW – Philippines

NEWS - Tom, KC0W updates: "The 4I7COW DXpedition is now QRT. It was fun but not very productive. Less than 1,800 total QSOs were logged. Call it a "Holiday Style" operation. I will be leaving the Philippines...

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...