NEWS UPDATE – On the scene with D44AO. Pics credit DM4AO.

FEBRUARY 16 – Thanks to the help of D44PM, Rob is again back on air after a sudden power failure killed his power supply. 

FEBRUARY 15 – Rob writes that after having a 30m pile-up, suddenly his radio died with no warning. He will try to get some help from a local ham but right now fears the DXpedition is over after a mere 500 QSOs and before the contest.

NOVEMBER 24, 2021 –  Rob, DM4AO announces that he will be active from Ilha de Santiago, Cabo Verde as D44AO during February 13-25, 2022. QRV mainly on CW; 80-10m (possibly 160m) with 100w and verticals. No FT4/FT8. Particiption in the ARRL CW DX contest (Feb 19-20, 2022). QSL via H/c, see QRZ.com for details.