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8Q7IP – Maldives

Gabor, HA3JB will be active from Hulhumale Island, Maldives as 8Q7IP during September 19-30, 2018. QRV on 80-10m CW, SSB, RTTY, FT8. Participation in the CQWW RTTY Contest. QSL via H/c.

Z66X – Kosovo (FT8 DXpedition)

The Kosovo International Friendship Consortium, Z66X, will activate Kosovo once again beginning July 19 through July 30th with emphasis on FT8 Digital from 80m through 6m and utilizing the recently released DXpedition mode version 1.9.1, downloadable from  https://physics.princeton.edu/pulsar/k1jt/wsjtx.html (Please read https://physics.princeton.edu/pulsar/k1jt/FT8_DXpedition_Mode.pdf for details on split operation). The operators are Enda EI2II, Declan EI9HQ, Martti OH2BH, Hans PB2T,  Driton Z61DX and Fehmi Z62FB. […]

Commentary: Baker Island DXpedition

Good write-up on the recent KH1/KH7Z DXpedition to Baker island – written by the crew who took the team there. For the last month, NAI’A has hosted the most unusual of charters and what a fascinating time we have had! We can proudly say that we have successfully facilitated the expedition of 14 HAM radio […]

A35RR – Tonga

Roly, ZL1BQD will be active from Tonga as A35RR starting August 15th for 2 weeks. Roly mostly operates FT8 and JT65. QSL via H/c.

P4/N1DC – Aruba

Rick, N1DC will be active from Aruba as P4/N1DC during July 14-26, 2018. QRV on 40-10m; CW, SSB, FT8. QSL via home call, LoTW.

Briefing: Top Band at KH1/KH7Z

Here is a brief description of the recent Baker Island (KH1/KH7Z) 160-meter operation. Among the numerous limitations the USFWS placed on us, being only allowed on the island in June was the most onerous. A long way from ideal from a low-band point of view, but we were determined to make it work. The result […]

VK9/JO7GVC & VK9/JK7LXU – Norfolk Island

Takao, JO7GVC and Hirokazu, JK7LXU plan to be QRV from Norfolk Island as VK9/JO7GVC & VK9/JK7LXU between October 9-14, 2018. Holiday-style activity on 40-10m, mainly CW, PSK and FT8.

4S7DMG – Sri Lanka

Dariusz, SP9DLM will be active from Kalkudah, Sri Lanka as 4S7DMG during August 6-14, 2018. QRV on 40-20-15-10m.

[POSTPONED] A25A – Botswana

Andre, NJ0F will be active from the Lotsane Lodge, Tuli Block, Botswana as A25A between July 13-20, 2018. QRV on 80-10m; SSB, CW, RTTY, FT8. QSL via NJ0F.

3DA0AO – Kingdom of eSwatini (Swaziland)

Pista HA5AO will arrive eSwatini (Swaziland) on 14 September, late afternoon. He plans to operate during his free time between 16 – 28 September from the Mountain Inn Resort at Mbabane. He received the 3DA0AO license and a LotW certificate. Pista will operate 80–10 meters using a Hustler 6 BTV vertical antenna with 17 and […]

PY0F/PY7RP – Fernando de Noronha

Renner, PY7RP will be active from Fernando de Noronha as PY0F/PY7RP between July 13-16, 2018. QRV 6 to 160m – participation in IARU contest. QSL via H/c.

KH2/WQ6B – Guam

Howard, WQ6B will be active from Guam as KH2/WQ6B during July 20-24, 2018. QRV on HF; SSB & FT8. QSL via H/c, LoTW.

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WJ2O – South Pacific Tour

JULY 11 – Dave now has his Fijian license and will operate as 3D2FD for the next few days.   JUNE 15 – Dave has been active from Samoa signing 5W0DF JUNE 11 – A scheduling change means Dave, WJ2O is currently in KH6 on route to KH8. Outwith KH1 activity, other QRV dates will change […]

TO6OK – Mayotte

Czech DX Team (Petr OK1BOA, Petr OK1FCJ, Pavel OK1GK , Ruda OK2ZA, Ludek OK2ZC, Karel OK2ZI, David OK6DJ) have announced they will be active from Mayotte between September 20 to October 6, 2018. [website] Modes: SSB, CW, RTTY (incl FT8) Radios: Elecraft K3, Kenwood TS480 (both multiple units). PA: Expert 1,3k-FA, JUMA’s, RF Power. Antennas: […]