TX7T – Marquesas Islands 2019

Members of the CAN-AM DXpedition Group will be operating as TX7T from the island of Hiva Oa in the Marquesas Islands for 10-12 days between November 6-19, 2019. The Marquesas Islands rank #60 on Club Log DXCC “most wanted” list. Operations will include all available bands 160m-10m and CW, SSB and FT8. Operators are: F6BCW, […]

VP6R – Pitcairn Island DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE Yesterday marked another major logistical waypoint in the Pitcairn Island DXpedition.  After verifying that we had all our equipment packed, our container was locked and a U.S. Customs seal applied.  A crane then lifted the container on a truck for transportation to a Chicago railhead.  From Chicago, the container will go by rail […]

AH2R – Guam

JI3ERV will again be active from Guam as AH2R during the CQWW WPX Contest, CW (May 25-26, 2019). QSL via LoTW.

7S6WX – Weather Islands, EU-043

SM6XMY, SM6UQL and SM6U will be active as 7S6WX from Vaderoarna (Weather Islands), IOTA EU-043 during 30 May – 2 June (boat trip weather dependent). Operation will be vacation style on 80-10m SSB with verticals and wires. The island (Väderöbod) is remote so all operating will be done using generators and batteries. QSL via 7S6WX […]

Saint Martin 2019

We are returning to the beautiful island of Saint Martin in December 2019. Our primary focus will be on the low bands – 40, 80, 160, primarily using CW and FT8 to maximize the number of contacts. We will pay special attention to Asia as the window is very small. There will be activity on […]

Activation of Tillamook Rock NA-211

Yuri, N3QQ informs that permission has been obtained to operate from Tillamook Rock NA-211 from its owner. Subject to all NOAA/USFWS restrictions and limitations, a preliminary team of Mike AD5A, Rob N7QT, Alexej NW7M, Yuri N3QQ will try activate the rock around November-December 2019. Yuri says the owner of Tillamook Rock has created a fundraiser […]

[UPCOMING] E31A – Eritrea 2019

E31A The FGC Radio Team will be active from The State of Eritrea between 25 May to 3 Jun 2019. Zorro JH1AJT, CEO of SEISA and FGC (Foundation for Global Children) and the team will be visit Eritrea to participate in the Eritrean Independence Ceremony. Main purpose of this trip is to support the Eritrea […]

K4BRI/P – Bald Head Island, NA-112

Brian, K4BRI informs that he will be activating NA-112 Bald Head island (North Carolina) on July 30th and 31st. It will be a completely portable operation. Mainly QRV on 20m SSB and CW but may also include other bands depending on propagation.

DZ1A – Kalanggaman Island, OC-129

Audie, DU1ZDR and Gazelle DU1ZDQ will be active from Kalanggaman Island, IOTA OC-129 as DZ1A on Monday June 3, 2019. QRV specifically on IOTA main frequencies 14.260 and 7.055Mhz SSB, CW. QRP only.

9N7BN – Nepal

Yuki, JH1NBN will be active from Nepal as 9N7BN during May 22 to June 4, 2019. QRV on 80-6M, CW & FT8.

DXpeditions: When They Are More Than Just Ham Radio

By Ralph Fedor – K0IR Access to some entities on the DXCC list has been hampered by the behaviour of previous DXpedition team members. This is not good. As an alternative, if we can add goodwill to the content of a DXpedition, we benefit others, enhance the image of amateur radio and DXing, make us […]

P40X – Aruba

Upcoming DXPedition to Aruba (SA-036) by Bavarian Contest Club (BCC) members Ben (DL6RAI), Martin (DL5RMH) and Philipp (DK6SP). We will be QRV between May 18 – 29, 2019 including a participation in the upcoming CQ WPX CW contest 2019. If all goes well we will be in Multi/2 category as P40X. Operation will take place […]

Z66X – Kosovo

In a few days, the Kosovo Friendship Consortium, Z66X will participate in the CQ WPX Contest from the capital, Pristina with the team of OH2BH, Martti, OH2TA, Pekka, Z61DX, Driton and Z62FB, Fehmi.  When not in the contest we will be preparing young Kosovo hams for YOTA 2019 and searching for a  noise-free location outside of the city for future  […]

JW/LB2PG – Bear Island, EU-027

Look for Erling, LB2PG to be active from Bear Island, EU-027 as JW/LB2PG starting mid-June 2019 and continuing until November. QRV on 80-20m; SSB.

PJ2/VA3ZC – Curacao

Paul VA3ZC will be active from Curacao during June 9-16, 2019. QRV holiday-style as PJ2/VA3ZC using FT8 and slow speed CW on 20m, 30m and 40m. See qrz.com for more info. QSL LoTW, home call, or bureau.

R205NEW – Bogoslova Island, AS-205NEW

A Russian Robinson team, led by R7AL, will be active as R205NEW from Bogoslova Island, AS-205NEW during June 14-18, 2019. QRV on HF bands, CW/SSB. QSL via Club Log OQRS. Website here. Note: RI0ZK activity from Komandorskie island AS-039 also planned on the way back to Petropavlovsk. Length of stay: from few hours only to 2 […]

PJ4/DL1COP & PJ4/DC7MO – Bonaire

Holger, DL1COP and Monika, DC7MO are again active from Bonaire until May 30, 2019. QRV on HF bands. QSL via H/cs.