Saturday, April 4, 2020

KC4AAC – Palmer Station, Antarctica

Hunter, KK4AOS is currently active from Palmer Station, Anvers Island, AN-012 as KC4AAC. QRV so far on 17 & 20m SSB when time permits. Note: K1IED is no longer the QSL manager for KC4AAC...

RI1ANW – Novolazarevskaya Station, Antarctica

Alexei, RN1ON informs DX-World that Sergey, R3IW will soon be active from Novolazarevskaya Station, Antarctica as RI1ANW until March 2019. QRV on HF bands preferably in Digi. QSL via RN1ON (Club Log OQRS, Direct...

DT8A – South Shetland Islands

Lee, DS4NMJ is currently active from the King Se-Jong Korean Antarctic Scientific Base on King George Island, South Shetlands as DT8A. Activity until end of December 2018 on CW & SSB, 100w. QSL via...

[QRT] FT4XU – Kerguelen Island

UPDATE - FT4XU is now QRT. He starts the 30km walk back to the main base then to the boat a few days later. December 17, 2015 - Nicolas's QSL manager (F1ULQ) confirms that FT4XU has recently been QRV. He's...

FT5X – Kerguelen Island

BREAKING DX NEWS   A DXpedition to Kerguelen Island (FT5X) is planned for November/December 2015. Keep it DX-World.net for full details in the coming weeks.

ZS7ANF – Antarctica

Oleg, UA1PBA leaves Punta Arenas, Chile today and heads to Wolf’s Fang Camp (Runway), Antarctica. While there, and when time permits, he will QRV as ZS7ANF. QSL via RK1PWA.

CE8DMT – Navarino Island, SA-050

REMINDER: Look for Jose to be active from Navarino on March 23 & 24th on 15M (21.277 @ 13:30 to 15:30 UTC) and 10M (28.477  @ 16:00 to 17:00 UTC) Jose, CE8DMT is again QRV...

IA0/DK5SQX – Concordia Base, Antarctica

Deutscher Amateur Radio Club reports that a group of Italian scientists will set out for Concordia Research Station in mid-December. Marco/IK5SQX/DK5SQX and Nicola/IZ7ZNZ are part of the group. Marco begins his journey...

KC4USV – McMurdo Station, Antarctica

Nathaniel, W2NAF is currently at McMurdo Station, Antarctica, and primarily active as KC4USV until December 30, 2014. (He may sometimes use KC4/W2NAF.) He reports that each year the residents of McMurdo Station celebrate Christmas by...

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IA0MZ – Terra Nova Bay, Antarctica

Max IA0MZ updates on his activity from Terra Nova Bay: On my second day on air, I have experienced huge pile ups where unfortunately (as usual), people do not abide the rule; all calling on everyone, many people do not...

DP1POL – Neumayer Station III, Antarctica

Felix, DL5XL will once again be active from Antarctica using callsign DP1POL. QTH is the German research base "Neumayer III" in Grid Locator IB59UH, IOTA AN-016. Activity is from January-February 2020 on HF bands, mainly...

LA/CT1BWW – Lofoten Islands, EU-076

Dear DX World friends, Just to inform that this year we decide to travel back to the Arctic Circle. The adventure will take place from July 30th until August 10th at the beautiful Lofoten islands,...

US Antarctic Stations On LoTW

  As of Sept 2014 the three U. S. Antarctic stations, KC4AAA, KC4AAC, and KC4USV, are now using LoTW whenever the operator there sends the QSL Manager an eLog. Some of the older logs may be...

RI1AND – Novolazarevskaya base, Antarctica

Mike, RW1AI will be working at the Novolazarevskaya base, Antarctica starting April 2016 for one year. Activity as RI1AND during spare time on all bands CW/SSB/Digi. QSL via RW1AI. FIRST FOR DX NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET

3Y0I v Bombogenesis

The low pressure system which thwarted attempts by the 3Y0I team to arrive at Bouvet was such a powerful storm that it has its own definition: BOMBOGENESIS. According to reports on Bouvetoya.org - "the captain analyzed...

Images at 8T2BH, Antarctica

Gianni, I1HYW, QSL manager for 8T2BH, says: Bhagwati VU3BPZ / 8T2BH has sent me some pics of auroras taken at Bharati Base on his May 16 (May 15 for us). The lack of conditions probably...

Macquarie Island research station closing in 2017

Not so good news for future DXpeditions (or those still needing VK0/M). Macquarie is currently #9 most wanted DXCC on Club Log. Australia's Antarctic Division (AAD) has confirmed the permanent research station on Macquarie Island...

OP0LE – Princess Elisabeth Station, Antarctica

Following info is provided by ON5NT. OP0LE was QRV last Saturday between 20:45 and 22:45UTC in CW on 10106 and 7007. QSL via ON7TK. Worked them on both bands. OP0LE was/is the initial licensed call...