Saturday, April 4, 2020

R207RRC – Kosa Dvukh Pilotov Island, AS-207NEW

R207RRC, AS-207 just started to destination. — Andrey Teterukov (@AndyEU7A) April 4, 2020 R207RRC. AS-207 While waiting for weather improvement team tested both generators. Everything works fine. Snow storm finished, team plans to start their way to...

E6AM – Niue

Stan, LZ1GC and Ivan, LZ1PM have announced they will be active from Niue as E6AM during September 28 to October 17, 2020. QRV on 160-10m; CW/SSB/RTTY/FT8. Will also try 6m. Expedition goal is 25,000 QSOs....

A35GC – Tonga

Stan, LZ1GC and Ivan, LZ1PM have announced they will be active from Tonga as A35GC during October 19 to November 2, 2020. QRV on 160-10m; CW/SSB/RTTY/FT8. Expedition goal is 15,000 QSOs. Logs uploaded to Club...

QSL preview – RI0B, AS-068

RI0B team were recently active from Rastorguyeva Island, AS-068. This is their QSL card.

H44MS – Solomon Islands

APRIL 3, 2020 - Bernard, DL2GAC recently got in touch with DX-World to say he has been operating since February 7 from his countryside location (RI01HP) as H44MS. His booked flights on April 23 from...

V47JA – St Kitts

John, W5JON (as V47JA) will once again be operating from Calypso Bay, St. Kitts, West Indies, located 200 feet from the Caribbean Sea, from June 11 - July 2, 2020, and active on 6-160m...

QSL preview – VP2VB

QSL design released for printing and that is not a joke! Four pages tells the story of Danny Weil, VP2VB.

Video – KL7RRC/P, NA-210 Sledge Isl, Alaska

IOTA DXpedition by KL7RRC/P team took place last August. Here's a short video of that activity by Alexey, NW7M.

NZ hams allowed “ZM” prefix during Covid-19

At the suggestion of Paul, ZL4TT, we applied to Radio Spectrum Management for, and have been granted, approval to treat the COVID-19 lockdown period as a “special event.” This means that, for the duration of the lock...

[UPDATE] VK9NC, VK9NE & VK9NG – Norfolk Island

NEWS UPDATE - SP7VC, QSL manager of  VK9NE, VK9NC and VK9NG informs that international mail from Poland does not work. All envelopes and packages are sent back with the annotation 'Return to sender. Suspension...

[CANCELLED] V6TOPG2020 – F.S.M

Yes, the callsign is correct! Hari, JA1XGI announces the following: I will be active from Federated State of Micronesia using callsign V6TOPG2020. This is A commemorative call for the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic GameS 2020 held...

[CANCELLED] 8Q7KB – Maldives

Kasimir, DL2SBY will be active from Meedhupparu Island, Maldives as 8Q7KB during May 4-12, 2020. QRV on 80-6m; CW, SSB, Digi. QSL via DL2SBY, LoTW, Club Log OQRS.

[UPDATE] XR8RRC – Wellington Island, SA-032

XR8RRC team just checked in for last flight Santiago - Paris, no more in near future. Keep fingers crossed!— Andrey Teterukov (@AndyEU7A) March 26, 2020 MARCH 26, 2020 - Better news. The team are...

[UPDATE] VK9NK – Norfolk Island

All my flights are cancelled and I have to stay on Norfolk for some time more. It gives chance to work me for those who need VK9N. On 10th April I will change QTH...

[ON HOLD] VK5KI – Kangaroo Island, OC-139

Kangaroo Island, the largest island in the OC-139 group, will be activated by a small group of amateurs from Adelaide between 22-28th July 2020 from Emu Bay on the north coast of the island....

Intrepid Spirit Award

Press Release: Annual Intrepid Spirit Award goes to the VP8PJ Team: The Intrepid-DX Group is pleased to announce the recipients of the annual “Intrepid Spirit Award”. This year’s award goes to the Perseverance DX Group’s VP8PJ...

Meeting Danny Weil, VP2VB was a rich experience.

Digging into the past of the first multi-hopping DXpeditioner Danny Weil, VP2VB was another rich piece of history. Spending time in his home; Road Town of Tortola, British Virgin Islands, gave us a blend...

[CANCELLED] J88PI – Grenadines

Brian GW4DVB will again be casually operating as J88PI from Palm Island NA-025 (Grenadines) between April 6-14, 2020. QRV 40-6m, mainly SSB & FT8. QSL via H/c.

[CANCELLED] VP2V/W9DR – British Virgin Islands

Dave, W9DR will be operating from the north shore of Anegada in the British Virgin Islands between June 17-24, 2020 as VP2V/W9DR on 6 meters. Activity on 50.115 Mhz SSB and 50.115.6 Mhz CW and...

[POSTPONED] JW/DC8TM & JW/DF3TS – Svalbard

NEWS UPDATE - Due to the global pandemic of Coronavirus, the Russian-led scientific drift ice-camp expedition will not take place this year 2020. Next activity from JW and the North Pole hopefully in April...