NEWS UPDATE – Look for Bill, XV9WJR to be active from Con Dao, AS-130 during October 12-15, 2018.
SEPTEMBER 21 – WA7WJR as XV9WJR will again be operating from Vietnam during October 3-27, 2018. QRV from Vung Tau, Con Son Island (IOTA AS-130) and Phu Quoc Island (IOTA AS-128) on 20m, 15m, and 40m. Primarily CW, some PSK31 and phone.
FEBRUARY 14, 2018 — XV9WJR will again be active in April & May 2018.
FEBRUARY 2, 2018 — Bill is again active as XV9WJR until February 14th.
JULY 27, 2017 — Bill, WA7WJR writes: I just received my 3 year Vietnamese Amateur Radio License. My next trip to Vietnam will be in late August – September 2017. I’ll be operating CW (5w to 100w @ 15 wpm) from Bien Hoa, Vung Tao, and possibly Phu Quoc Island. Equipment includes:
- Elecraft K2
- RM Italy HF Linear Amp
- Buddipole Ant
- EFHW Ant
- Vibroplex Vibekeyer
Thanks to Mr. Nguyen Bac Ai (XV2A) for helping to make this happen!