Friday, May 25, 2018

3D2AG/P – Rotuma

NEWS UPDATE -- Due to QRL, the next 3D2AG/p Rotuma Dxpedition has been postponed to around December this year. Focus will be on low bands. MAY 3, 2017 -- 3D2AG reports now back in Fiji...

KH9/N7NVK – Wake Island

NEWS UPDATE -- Philip says he's now on Wake Island and is working out logistics to get on air Saturday, April 14th (try 14225Mhz @ 22:00UTC). MARCH 30 - Philip, reports that all paperwork is...

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...

JG8NQJ/JD1 – Minami Torishima

Take JG8NQJ will be returning to Minami Torishima from mid-March 2018 for approx three months. When time and work schedule permits, look for Take as JG8NQJ/JD1 on HF bands, CW & RTTY. QSL via JA8CJY. 

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...

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...

T2AR – Tuvalu

NEWS UPDATE - "I arrived in Tuvalu on the 14th but due to work-QRL, rainy WX and unavailability of assistance to erect antennas, only limited operation was possible until now. It is hoped that by...

[UPDATE] VK9LI – Lord Howe Island

NEWS UPDATE - After a long delay, the VK9LI team are now on their way to L.H.I. Should be on the island by 9am Sydney time (Saturday, 12th). On-air by mid afternoon (local).  VK9LI Dxpedition...
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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...

[REMINDER] T32AZ – East Kiribati

Ken KH6QJ will again be active as T32AZ from Crystal Lodge, Kiritimati, East Kiribati between April 17-24, 2018. QRV on 40-20-15m, CW/SSB. QSL via KH6QJ.  
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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...
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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! Website Cezar (VE3LYC) also received the license for the operation from Russell (OC-168),...
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[POSTPONED] 3D2CR – Conway Reef

NEWS UPDATE -- Dom, 3Z9DX informs that the planned 3D2CR DXpedition is now postponed. Also, further info here regarding T31 plans. APRIL 30, 2018 -- A "quick" activity from Conway Reef (OC-112) by Dom, 3Z9DX...

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...

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...