Tuesday, November 19, 2019

FO/IZ2ZTQ – French Polynesia

Max, IZ2ZTQ will operate from French Polynesia between May 1 to July 31, 2017 as FO/IZ2ZTQ. He will work with power coming from Solar Panels and Wind Generator as he journey's the following islands: -...

YB8RW/P – Lembeh Island, OC-236

Din, YB8RW and others will be QRV from Lembeh Island OC-236 between January 29 to February 1, 2014. QRV on HF bands. QSL via YB9BU.

VK9NK – Norfolk Island

Janusz, SP9FIH will be active from Norfolk Island as VK9NK starting mid-January 2020 and lasting some weeks. QRV on 160-10m, CW/SSB/RTTY/FT8. QSL via H/c.

DU1UD/8 – Mapun Island OC-105

Dindo DU1UD will again make an attempt to activate this rare IOTA, a Most Wanted in DU. He will be QRV from Mapin Island (aka Mapun, formerly Cagayan de Sulu, Cagayan de Tawi-Tawi etc)...

YB9/F5LIT – Bali

Emmanuel, F5LIT will be again from Bali, OC-022 during January 27 to February 6, 2019 as YB9/F5LIT. QRV on HF. QSL via home call direct, LoTW.

T8GM & V6G – Palau & Yap

COMING UP -- Gerben, PG5M will be active from Palau and Yap during the following dates: T8GM - September 6-7 & 15-19, 2013. V6G - September 8-15, 2013. QRV 40-10m CW only. QSL via H/c. Website

VK9XSP QSL card preview / summary

We would like to inform that we just have got a big pack of VK9XSP QSL cards from the printer. By the end of the next week we will answer to all direct and...

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.

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...

What VK IOTAs do you need?

As the title suggests - click below.

E51AND & E51KC – Mangaia, OC-159

REMINDER - Andy E51AND informs he is visiting Mangaia OC-159 with his wife Kathy E51KC, who will be working in the local school during the day. From July 15-19, he hopes to operate during spare...

VK6BP/P – Koolan Island, OC-071

UPDATE by VK6BP/P on Koolan Island: I am here roughly 2 days a week Mon-Thur and do an overnight stay. I have just been given a room higher up the hill with bigger trees to hang...

QSL preview – T2AQ & T2QR

Preview of the final version of T2AQ / T2QR QSL cards ready to sent the printers.

T88SM – Palau

Mike, JA6EGL will again be active from Koror, Palau as T88SM between October 17-24, 2018. QRV on HF bands from Palau Rental Shack.

VK5MAV/6 – Lacepede Isl, OC-214

CANCELLED - Unfortunately, my expedition to Lacepedes OC-214 does not take place. At the end of April 2016 I’ve received verbal approval and the process of obtaining a permit has been launched - the necessary...

YB9/PB5X – Bali Island, OC-022

Bob, PB5X will again be active from Bali OC-022 as YB9/PB5X between May 16 to June 1, 2016. Holiday style operation, 20-17-15m. QSL via PA1AW. FIRST FOR DX NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET

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.

VK2FBBB/VK9 – Norfolk Island

Rob, VK2FBBB will again be active from Norfolk Island as VK2FBBB/VK9 during April 14-27, 2019. QRV on HF bands.

Video – TX5K, Clipperton

An interesting video by France TV3 depicting life, radio operations, personality clashes and more during the 2013 TX5K Clipperton Island DXpedition. Video in French, worth a watch!

YB4IR – 2015 IOTA plans

UPDATE - Announcing on Facebook, Imam YB4IR, says he has plans to visit and activate the following island groups in 2015: YB4IR/7 -- OC-252 Randayan island -- March 25-31, 2015. OC-241 Rote island OC-250 Masalembu OC-274 Lucipara islands OC-274...