Friday, October 18, 2019

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...

Images from A35UD

With thanks to Vadym UT6UD in Tongatapu where he mentions the weather is "extreme" with very strong wind and frequent rain. Vadym also informs of good conditions on 40m for EU between 1700-1830z.

FO/KZ3AB – French Polynesia

Al KZ3AB will be active from the following French Polynesian islands between May 3-13, 2013. Tahiti and Moorea (OC-046) & Bora Bora, Raiatea and Taha'a (OC-067) QRV on 40-10m SSB. QSL via WA3EOP.

E51AAO – Rarotonga

UPCOMING: Bruce, ZL1AAO will be active from Rarotonga as E51AAO between May 3-17, 2013. Operating holiday style (SSB only, 100w) look for him on 40-10m with homebrew wire antennas. QSL via H/c. Uploads to LoTW and...

FO/K7ST – Marquesas

Now QRV: Danny, K7SS informs (via WWDXC) that Adam K7ST is set up on Nuku Hiva, Marquesas and should be QRV on 20m SSB (try 14210 +/-) over the coming days. FO/K7ST is using a...

A35UD – Tonga

UPCOMING: Vadym UT6UD (ex-S21XV) will be active as A35UD from Tongatapu Island OC-049 between May 1-7, 2013. QRV on 40-10M, CW/SSB/RTTY. QSL via UT6UD.

QSL status – T2GM

T2GM QSL manager, GM4FDM, informs: Although our cards were printed in the same print-run as XR0YG and despatched at the same time from Ukraine,  they have not yet arrived despite the Easter Island cards all now having...

YB IOTA Expedition

UPDATE: Reports today suggested activity from OC-208 was scheduled for this weekend and to run until May 2. This info is not correct. John YB5NOF and Anton YB5QZ applied for a special callsign today, and...

QSL card preview – ZL7LC

QSL booklet by EC7ZK

Images from ZK3N – Tokelau

With thanks to Hans, DL6JGN, here are the first photos from Tokelau - ZK3N. Hans explains the start was very hard - hot, high humidity and heavy rain. They had some problems with equipment...

Video – AH0BT

AH0BT participated in the 2013 WPX SSB Contest as M/S category, with a young team consisting of KH0XH Sam (20yrs old), KH0XW Tama (20yrs old), and KH0UA Yoshiki (12yrs old). This is their video:

ZK3N – Tokelau

LOGBOOK UPDATE: ZK3N logs now on Club Log Hans DL6JGN and Guenter DL2AWG plan to be active from Tokelau as ZK3N between April 15 to 30, 2013. QRV on CW, SSB & RTTY. QSL via DL2AWG. ZK3N website.

From the 5W0M team..

UPDATE: 5W0M team leader DL7VEE informs that the estimated QRT time of the DXpedition is Wednesday, 17 April at 02:00 UTC. "We are aware of the big demand for low band operation. But the low bands never...

VK9LT – Lord Howe Island

UPCOMING: Activity as VK9LT from Lord Howe Island by Oliver, W6NV is planned for April 10-15, 2013. QRV on HF bands. Direct QSLs only via H/c.

DX8DX – Tawi Tawi, OC-174 & Taganak, OC-225

Bongao / Tawi Tawi - 09 to 11 Apr 2013. Turtle Island - 13 to 15 Apr 2013. On 20th March 2013, and after several months of trying, Dindo DV1UD finally received information that he was...

Images from VK9CZ

Thanks to Chris GM3WOJ @ VK9CZ for exclusive images from Cocos Island.

5W0M – Samoa

A 15-man team will be active as 5W0M from Le Lagoto, Savaii, Samoa, OC-097 between April 4-18, 2013. They will be QRV from 80m to 6m in CW, SSB and RTTY + 2m EME. Website

QSL card preview – T2GM

Thanks to the T2GM operators for allowing to preview their QSL card, which will be sent out soon.