Sunday, May 28, 2017

5L3BI – Baiyah Island, AF-111P – Liberia

PRESS RELEASE #1 5L3BI -- IOTA DXPEDITION TO BAIYAH ISLAND, AF-111P - LIBERIA In collaboration with the Liberian Radio Amateur Association, a team consisting of Richmond EL2BG, Dickson EL2DT, Jeremy EI5GM, Dave EI9FBB and Col MM0NDX...

5W0RA – Samoa

Al, K7AR will be active from the Vaiala Beach Cottages, Apia, Samoa as 5W0RA between September 19-28, 2017. QRV on CW/SSB/RTTY using Elecraft K3, CrankIR vertical ans inverted L for 160m. Participation in CQ...

T88WJ – Palau

Naoki, JS3LSQ is active from Palau as T88WJ until May 29, 2017. QRV on 80-6m, mainly RTTY. QSL via Direct/Buro, homecall.

DU1UD/8 – Jolo Sulu, OC-119

NEWS UPDATE -- Dindo DU1UD informs his QSL manager, M0OXO that due to rising tensions in the area, he has now been posted to Jolo Sulu "indefinately". This is great news for anyone still needing...

OJ0JR – Market Reef

Henri, OH3JR will be active from Market Reef as OJ0JR between May 27 to June 2, 2017. QRV on 80-4m, CW/SSB/RTTY. QSL via H/c.

V47JA – St Kitts

John, W5JON will again be operating from Calypso Bay, St. Kitts, West Indies, located 200 feet from the Caribbean Sea, from July 12 until August 5, 2017, and active on 6-160m (incl. 60m) SSB....

E51LYC – Pukapuka Atoll OC-098

Update from Cezar, VE3LYC - The trip to Pukapuka was a rare experience. However, I am thrilled to be back in Rarotonga, and cannot wait to fly home tomorrow. I wish to thank Andy (E51AND),...

VP5M – Turks & Caicos

John, K4BAI and Jim, K4QPL will be active from Providenciales, Turks & Caicos as VP5M during CQ WPX CW contest and VP5/homecalls outside of contest. QSLs for VP5/K4BAI go via home QTH and...

TM5FI – Frioul Island EU-095

"Castres DX Gang" and IDRE will be active as TM5FI from Ratonneau Island EU-095 (Frioul Archipelago) between June 5-12, 2017. QRV with 4 stations from 80 to 10m; SSB, CW and Digimodes. Depending on...

9H3XG – Malta

Haru, JA1XGI will be active from Malta as 9H3XG between June 7-12, 2017. QRV on 40-15m, CW/RTTY. QSL via H/c. Webpage

VU7KP – Lakshadweep Islands

MAY 22 UPDATE - The trip to Bangaram was to scout out the facility and plan for a future VU7 operation with a multi-national team towards the end of 2017. See here

QSL preview – VU4YC

Deepak, VU2CDP and James, 9V1YC (VU2ZAB) were active as VU4YC from 5 - 10 May 2017.   Please QSL via W5UE

QSL preview – 3W9DQ

Peter, DF7DQ was active from Vietnam as 3W9DQ between May 1-10, 2017.

UA0FAM/P – Kunashir Isl, AS-025

Vlad, UA0FAM informs that he will be active from Kunashir Island, Kuril Islands, AS-025 for one week starting May 29, 2017. QRV as UA0FAM/P operating on HF bands. QSL via home call.

HD2RRC/4 & HD2RRC/P – SA-033 & SA-034

REMINDER -- Look for HC2AO, R4WAA and RZ3FW to be active from Salango Island, SA-033 and Puna Island, SA-034 as HD2RRC/4 & HD2RRC/P between May 20-30, 2017. QRV mostly on 20-30-40m. QSL via RZ3FW,...

S79NH – Seychelles

Nobuaki, JA0JHQ will be active from Praslin Island, Seychelles as S79NH between July 26-31, 2017. Participation in IOTA contest. QRV mainly CW/RTTY, some SSB. QSL via LoTW. More info here

OJ0W – Market Reef

Pasi, OH3WS will again be active from Market Reef as OJ0W between May 27 to June 3, 2017. QRV mostly 60-30m, CW. QSL via H/c.

ZS9V – Robben Island, AF-064

NEWS UPDATE - ZS9V will again be active from Robben Island, IOTA AF-064 during August 9-13, 2017. QSL via M0OXO. JULY 23, 2016 -- During the International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend (August 19-21), look for ZS9V...

D2TI – Tigres Island AF-108

MAY 15, 2017 -- Finally, D2TI license has been received. This is the DXpedition callsign. Updates will follow throughout the year. MAY 3, 2017 -- Due to circumstances outwith the team's control, this IOTA DXpedition has...

VK9MAV – Marion Reef/Diamond Islets, OC-267

NEWS UPDATE by Andy, VK5MAV. I've finally received a long-awaited call from the skipper that I've been included in the ship's role for the journey to Marion Reef. The dates are indicated from the 8th to...