Saturday, April 4, 2020

DX World flag visits South Orkney!

Big thanks to the VP8PJ team, in particular Dave K3EL & Gene K5GS, for flying the DX-World on Signy Island, South Orkney.  Gene says: "The weather was uncooperative most of the time, so we...

RI0B – Rastorguyeva Isl, AS-068

NEWS UPDATE - The northern lights do not stop. Almost all ranges are closed at night. There is almost no hope for 160 and 80 meters. We received a storm warning on March 20, again a wind...

[UPDATE] 8Q7NC – Maldives

NEWS UPDATE - Noel mentions he has changed plans. HF bands are extremely noisy here and almost unusable: S9 noise everywhere, so he can decode only very strong stations. By chance, he could install a...

XR0YSP – Easter Island

Polish Dxpedition group consisting of Jan SP3CYY, Jurek SP3GEM, Wlodek SP6EQZ, Janusz SP6IXF, Roman SP9FOW and Piotr SP9RCL will be active from Easter Island as XR0YSP during September 15 - 30 this year. They...

[CANCELLED] ZF2PG – Cayman Islands

CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS Pete, K8PGJ will again be active from Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands as ZF2PG during March 25-30, 2020. QRV on 160-10m. QSL via H/c, LoTW.

[CANCELLED] CP6 Bolivia Low Bands activity

The government of Chile has closed all airports and the main thing now is to get out of the country and get to Russia. Bolivia expedition cancelled. MARCH 11, 2020 - After the XR8RRC IOTA...

[POSTPONED] 4V5H – Haïti

NEWS UPDATE - Postponed until early December. FEBRUARY 14, 2020 - Paul G4PVM, Col MM0NDX, Jonathan MM0OKG and Emil DL8JJ will be active from Haïti as 4V5H during May 9-15, 2020. They also plan activity...

[CANCELLED] CE0Y/VE7ACN Easter Island

NEWS UPDATE - Easter island is now closed to flights due to Covid-19. DECEMBER 14, 2019 - From March 19-30, 2020 Mike, VE7ACN will be active from Easter Island as as CE0Y/VE7ACN. QRV on 80-10m,...

QSL preview – TO4A

Yuri, VE3DZ was active from Martinique as TO4A last month. Thanks to him for this QSL card preview.

[POSTPONED] ZC4MK – Cyprus SBA

NEWS UPDATE - Adrian informs his ZC4MK trip is now postponed. The Cypriot government are in lock-down and airlines have cancelled flights to the island. He hopes to reschedule for the summer if possible. FEBRUARY...

[POSTPONED] Polap Atoll (OC-155) & Satawal Atoll (OC-299)

NEWS UPDATE VIA WEBSITE The Federal travel restrictions to Micronesia have been lifted, but the states and even island communities can issue their own restrictions as they consider fit. This results in a rather fluid...

KL7RRC – Kiska Island, NA-070

Russian Robinson Club team plan activity from Kiska Island, NA-070 during June 10-15, 2020. Yuri, N3QQ informs boat arrangements for transportation from Adak to Kiska island have been made and expedition equipment (in pallets)...

[POSTPONED] PZ5G – Papegaaien Isl, SA-092

NEWS UPDATE - Markus informs that unfortunately he has postponed PZ5G expedition. Paramaribo airport is now closed to European flights. MARCH 11, 2020 - Markus, DJ4EL announces via social media he has plans to be...

[POSTPONED] Chesterfield Islands DXpedition 2020

In light of the current COVID-19 virus pandemic, global travel restriction uncertainties as well as obvious concerns for our team's safety and welfare, the previously announced DXpedition to Chesterfield Reefs (FK/C) is being postponed...

[POSTPONED] PJ2/DK5ON – Curacao

NEWS UPDATE -- Because of the Coronavirus, the airport in Curacao was blocked for incoming flights from Europe. The expedition is cancelled and will be postponed to March 2021. FEBRUARY 16, 2020 - Andy DK5ON...

KH6VV/KH4 – Midway Atoll

NEWS UPDATE by Ron KH6DV - We all know that one of the easiest ways to catch a respiratory infection is to travel by airline, visit a hospital or clinic waiting room, or pass...

PY0F – Fernando de Noronha

Philippe, PT2FM will be active as PY0F from Fernando de Noronha Island (SA-003) during the CQ WPX SSB Contest (Mar 28-29, 2020). QSL via PY7RP.

[POSTPONED] VU4R – Andaman Islands

NEWS UPDATE - Due to the Coronavirus situation many of the DXpedition team members had to drop out. The expedition is now postponed until further notice. FEBRUARY 24, 2020 -- VU4R Team will be active...

[CANCELLED] DU2/SP5APW – Calayan Island, OC-092

CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS I am very sorry to inform you that I have decided to cancel my trip to OC-092. The global situation regarding coronavirus is getting worse and worse so the possible travel...

[POSTPONED] 9K2F – Failaka Island, AS-118

NEWS UPDATE - According to G0JHC, the 9K2F IOTA DXpedition has been postponed. FEBRUARY 17, 2020 -- Kuwait Amateur Radio Society lead by 9K2HQ will be active from Failaka Island, AS-118 as 9K2F during March...