Tuesday, October 23, 2018

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.

8Q7KP – Maldives

UPDATE from 8Q7KP: We were on 17m last night for hours. The band was hot. Thanks to many stations that complied to our requests to obey instructions. It only helps us mow down the...

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...

VP2MRV – Montserrat

Nao, JN1RVS will be active from Montserrat as VP2MRV between April 27 to May 3, 2013. QRV on 40-10M, CW & RTTY. QSL via JA1HGY.

QSL card preview – ZL7LC

QSL booklet by EC7ZK

SW5CC – Dodecanese

Rich, M5RIC will be active as SW5CC from Rhodes Isl, Dodecanese between October 23 - 31, 2013. Participation in CQ WW SSB contest. Further info.

50K to FT5ZM

At the recent International DX Convention, Visalia, members of the FT5ZM Amsterdam Island DXpedition received a cheque from NCDXF for $50,000.

5H1DX – Tanzania

UPDATE: 5H1DX/3 made 810 QSOs from AF-075. Bodo, DF8DX will be active from Tanzania as 5H1DX between April 20-28, 2013. Included in this trip will be activity from the following IOTAs (schedule to change) 5H1DX/3 from...

XF2E – Venados Isl, NA-171

UPCOMING: XE1AY Ismael, XE1AU Benjamin, XE1CIC Armando & XE2AA Enrique will be active from Venados NA-171 as XF2E between April 21-26, 2013. QRV on 160-6m. QSL via IT9EJW. Website.

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...

QSL card preview – VY0/VE3VID

During March, VY0/VE3VID was active from the rare Igloolik Island NA-174. The QSL cards have now been received from the printer and shipping starts soon. Here is the QSL preview: Igloolik will be back on...

V25PM – Antigua

Paul, KB4GYT will be active as V25PM from Falmouth Harbor, Antigua between April 27 to May 4, 2013. Holiday-style operation on CW, SSB and PSK31 using KX3 with various wire antennas. QSL via H/c.  

VA7AQ/P & VE7ACN/P – Gambier Isl, NA-091

Heinz VA7AQ and Mike VE7ACN will be active from Gambier Isl NA-091 between April 25-29, 2013. QRV on all bands, CW / SSB. QSL via H/cs.

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.

2013 IOTA Honour Roll and Annual Listings

The 2013 Honour Roll and Annual Listings are now available on the RSGB IOTA website or can be downloaded here.

9M2SE – Perhentian Besar Isl, AS-073

9M2SE (Malaysian Special Expedition Team) will be operating and activating Perhentian Besar Island IOTA AS-073 on May 1st, 2nd and 3rd to promote Malaysia's beautiful island and also IOTA activities. Our operators are,...