Monday, August 20, 2018

FO5QS moving to Marquesas Isl.

Spending nearly 20 years on Huahine Island, French Polynesia, Patrick, FO5QS has decided to move Hiva Oa, OC-027, Marquesas Islands (for DXCC). Look for activity on CW/SSB/Digi - all bands.

D44EE – Cape Verde


QSL card preview – IM0MA

Thanks to Tony IZ2ESV for first showing of the IM0MA QSL card.

S79VR – Seychelles

Bigi, DE3BWR and Heli, DD0VR will be active from the Seychelles as S79VR between November 3-30, 2014. During these dates QRV from Mahe, Praslin and La Dique Isl. QRV on HF bands, SSB. FIRST FOR DX NEWS...

QSL card preview – CT9/DL7JAN

With thanks to Jan, DL7JAN

7T50I/P – Agueli Island, AF-097

Following receipt of new information the IOTA Manager has decided to put on hold acceptance of 7T50I/P cards for Agueli Island AF-097. None will be accepted during the January update period. A final decision...

E51FIFA – South Cooks

To coincide with the Football World Cup 2018, Bob E51BQ, will be active from Rarotonga, South Cooks as E51FIFA. A full list of participating callsigns during the tournament can be found here

H44GW – Solomon Islands

Geoff, VK3ZGW (ex-4W6AAD) informs: I have commenced "touring" to a new base in Honiara from my previous one in Dili, East Timor (4W6AAD). Standby for more H44GW news on getting my station operational, hopefully in...

VK7FG – Flinders Island, OC-195

Tim VK4HFO, Chris VK3FY and Christian EA3NT will be active from Flinders Island, Furneaux Group, OC-195 as VK7FG between March 6-9, 2015. They will run three stations using yagi beams and amps. It's possible they...

6M6M – Yonghung Island, AS-105

We will be activating AS-105, Yonghung Island on the 16th and 17th of June, 2018. Yonghung Island is located in the Yellow Sea, just off the city of Incheon which holds one of the largest and...

B7/BA4TB – Hainan Island, AS-094

BA4TB, BD4TS, BH4TVU and BH4XAE will be signing B7/homecalls between 24 July - 1 August from Hainan Island AS-094. B7/BA4TB will also be QRV in the IOTA contest as SOAB HP mix mode. QSL via their...

OY/ON6NB – Faroe Islands

UPDATE - Pictures of activity found here May 19, 2016 - An 8-man Belgian team will be active from the Faroe Islands as OY/ON6NB between September 15-21, 2016. QRV on 80-6m, SSB, CW, PSK and RTTY;...

YB4IR/7, YB7NUS/P & YB7KE/P – Marabatuan island, OC-268

listen to ‘YC7NUS, OC-268 15SSB’ on audioBoom(function() { var po = document.createElement("script"); po.type = "text/javascript"; po.async = true; po.src = ""; var s = document.getElementsByTagName("script"); s.parentNode.insertBefore(po, s); })(); YB4IR, YB7NUS, YB7KE will be QRV from...

Movies based on MSV Mikhail Somov history

For those who followed the Arctic coastal expedition by Vlad UA4WHX, he recently got in touch with the following info: This navigation was #40 for MSV Mikhail Somov. It spends most of its voyages...

QSL card preview – YF1AR/6, Simeulue Island


FT5ZM – Equipment Shipped

From FT5ZM website Since the early planning days of this DXpedition, we have been accumulating and storing equipment at our staging site in Atlanta, Georgia. On October 15 our packing and organizing was completed, equipment...

VP2EAB & VP2EGW – Anguilla

Art, WA7NB and Gary, K2UU will be active from Anguilla as VP2EAB and VP2EGW between November 18-26, 2018. QRV on 160-10m; CW, SSB & Digi. QSL via H/cs.

DXpedition to Johnston Island 2016 ?

Eagle-eyed readers may have recently noticed a comment left by Ron, KH6DV on the K5P Palmyra Island thread. If you haven't already seen, here it is broken down in part: Johnston Island will happen in 2016 and...

P40JR & P40JW – Aruba

Joel, N5JR and Jim, NT5V will be active from Aruba as P40JR and P40JW between October 7-14, 2014. They will operate SSB, CW and RTTY on 160-6m with an emphasis on the WARC bands and 80,...