Sunday, February 25, 2018

“Big Ben” erupts on Heard Island

Out of interest we thought this worth viewing. (video opens in new page) A reminder that VK0EK takes place later this year.

PJ5/K3TRM – St. Eustatius

Frank, K3TRM will be active again as PJ5/K3TRM from St Eustatius between April 12-20, 2014. QRV on HF bands + 6m, CW/SSB/RTTY. QSL via H/c. Webpage / twitter

PJ7/N0TG, PJ7/AA4VK & PJ7/N1SNB – St Maarten

Randy - PJ7/N0TG, Ron - PJ7/AA4VK and Jeff - PJ7/N1SNB will be active from St Maarten between March 15-23, 2013. Activity focused primarily on the higher bands. QSL ALL callsigns via AA4VK.

3V8SM – Djerba Island, AF-083

KF5EYY, F4HJD and 3V8CB will be active from Djerba Island AF-083 as 3V8SM between April 1-3, 2016. QRV on HF bands; CW & SSB. QSL via LX1NO, LoTW. FIRST FOR IOTA NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET

FK8RO/P – Ouvea Island, OC-033

Freddy, F5IRO informs he plans to be active from Ouvea Island OC-033 as FK8RO/P between December 9-13, 2013. QRV mostly on 40-10m, CW using simple wire antennas. QSL via F5IRO. 1) For info, Freddy mentions that FK8DD...

H44S & H44AJ – Sikaiana OC-285

Nando and Mike are now QRT from Sikaiana due to incoming bad weather. They made 5945 QSOs. June 3 -- Nando H44S (IT9YRE) and Mike H44AJ (K9AJ) are sailing to Sikaiana atoll OC-285 and will...

YB200T – 200th anniversary of Mt. Tambora eruption

YB9KA, YB9GV DL3KZA will operate special event station YB200T to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Mt. Tambora eruption - the largest volcanic eruption recorded in history - from Lombok Island OC-150 at the foot of the...

YB8XM, YC8VRA, YB9IPY/8 & YB8/DL3KZA – OC-157 & OC-070

YB8XM, YC8VRA, YB9IPY/8 and YB8/DL3KZA are active from Bandaneira Island OC-157 until November 23. Thereafter, they will QRV from Ambon Island OC-070.

9M2SE – Pangkor Isl, AS-072

Piju 9M2PJU, Rizal 9M2RDX, Khairul 9M2KRZ, Wak Mit 9M2TPT, Rosli 9M2RHQ, Zamri 9W2NMX, Ikmal 9W2EDU, Mat Meran 9W2VVN, Weerut 9W2RUT, Kopok 9W2JDY and Izat 9W2RI will be active as 9M2SE from Pangkor Isl AS-072...

ZF2LL – Cayman Islands

Fred, WW4LL will be active from Grand Cayman as ZF2LL between December 31, 2015 to January 5, 2016. Activity on HF bands with focus on ARRL RTTY RU (January 2-3) QSL via LoTW. FIRST FOR DX NEWS...

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XV2LRR – Vietnam

REMINDER -- Mats, SM6LRR will be active from Phan Thiet, Vietnam as XV2LRR between November 29 to December 14, 2013. QRV on 40-10m, CW/SSB. QSL via LoTW only (possible some cards may be printed at a future...

PJ2/W1USN, PJ2/AA1M & PJ2/W1SSR – Curacao

Mike W1USN, Bob AA1M and Scott W1SSR will be QRV as PJ2/home call from Curacao between March 8 - 22, 2013. Operation will be on all bands 160m to 10m SSB/CW/PSK/RTTY. QSL direct CBA or via the Bureau.

J6/W3IZ – St Lucia

Norman, W3IZ is active holiday-style from St Lucia until October 26, 2016. There are no paper QSL cards for this operation. Logs will be uploaded to LoTW.

IO7TA & IL7P – Pedagna Grande EU-091

A 7-man Italian team will activate Pedagna Grande EU-091 as IO7TA during the IOTA contest (July 29-30). Outside contest QRV as IL7P. HF bands. QSL via IZ8EGM, OQRS Club Log, Bureau or Direct. *Pedagna Grande...

YB4IR/8 – Tidore Island, OC-145

Imam, YB4IR plans to be active from Tidore Island OC-145 as YB4IR/8 between February 7-14, 2014. QRV on 40-10m, CW/SSB. QSL via LoTW, OQRS.