|N8A American Samoa|
We, JH3PRR, W6SZN, ZL1GO and ZL3CW, are undertaking a DXpedition to American Samoa (KH8) under the Special Events Station Callsign N8A especially for the CQWW CW contest but with extended precontest activity intended to make KH8 widely available.
An International group, along with the DXP will be in collaboration with the Association des Radio Amateurs Tunisiens ARAT and the Engineering University of Gabes, are planning a second IOTA DXpedition to Djerba Island ww. loc. JM53KT (AF-083, WFF 3VFF-007, WLOTA L-1394 and ARLHS TUN-022), between April 29th and May 6th, 2013.
|Santa Claus is now active OF9X|
Santa lives at the freezing North Pole, leading a harsh but exciting life under the Northern Lights (Aurora Oval). But no one has actually thought about Santa's specific location – there is no such DXCC entity as North Pole in the world – at least not yet.
|Burkina Faso 2013|
We are pleased to announce the next DXpedition by "Italian Dxpedition Team" will be in Burkina Faso, 15 days all bands all modes approximately between February and March 2013.
|YBDXC Indonesia Award|
To commemorate one year anniversary of YB Land DX Club, a special short term certificate of merit will be issued for contacting YBDXC members as well as other amateurs from YB land between September 13 and October 31, 2012.
|DJ6SI Arrest Official version of RAAG|
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Baldur Drobnika DJ6SI, a German amateur radio operator visiting the island of Kos, Dodecanese, was arrested a few days ago in the middle of the night in his room at a hotel in the village of Mastichari. Initially he was led to the court according to the proceedings referring to flagrant offenses, on two charges, operating an illegal telegraphy office (based on a law dated from 1929) and attempting illegally to destroy evidence of seizure
We are pleased to announce the next DXpedition by "Italian Dxpedition Team" will be in Mali, from april, 12 to 27, 2012.
|LOTW CQ Awards|
The ARRL and CQ Communications, Inc have signed an agreement to begin providing support for CQ-sponsored operating awards by the ARRL's Logbook of the World (LoTW) electronic confirmation system.
|Macquarie Island VK0TH QRT|
VK0TH QRT - Operator behavior has become a problem JA stations and EU stations that constantly call over other stations, don't hear or jam have turned a fun hobby into a stressful environment.
|Atauro Island 4W6A Press Release|
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It was in the departure lounge that the team met with the Timor-Leste, Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao, our team leader VK8NSB Stuie had the chance to inform him of our DXpedition to Atauro Island. The team had a group photograph with the Prime Minister before boarding our flight.
More specifically, the truth has been lost to time over the many years. Various speculations do exist, however, each with their own degree of believability. Presented below are some of the more common theories, presented in no particular order of importance or preference. The theories presented have been gleaned from internet searches, printed works, and word of mouth from some of our more experienced... (Older) hams !
|N1Y September 11 USA|
Members of the Symbol Technologies ARC (W2SBL) will be honoring the lives lost during the horrific events of September 11th, 2001, with activating special event station N1Y between 1400z (10:00 am local time) Saturday, September 10th, and 0400z (11:00 am local time) Sunday, September 11th 2011.
I am a Delta Airlines Pilot, and a Dentist. Due to my previous travel to Ghana and by the suggestion of my good friend Luis, XE1L I aquired a Ghanan Radio Amateur License, 9G5MP August 5, 2011 from The Ministry of Telecommunications Office in Accra, Ghana.
I am very pleased to let the world of Amateur Radio know that I have been able to follow my late father's wish and take over his call sign G3UK which he obtained in 1938 at the age of 14.
|Council of Europe TP50CE|
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The Radio Club of the Council of Europe will be active on all bands and mode 11th to 13th and 18th of March 2011 with the call TP50CE for the 50th Anniversary of the European Social Charter.
|ST0DX South Sudan|
The Intrepid-DX Group and the DX Friends have combined efforts to announce our next DXpedition, to the newly created country of Southern Sudan, to take place after July 9th 2011.
|TJ9PF Cameroon News|
Four stations were active last night. Only one beverage antenna was set up for 160m.
To day, the last parts of the antenna farm will be settled.
|ZS8M Marion Island January 2011|
marion island,zs8m,january 2011
Marion Island was first discovered in 1663 by the Dutch ship Maerseveen. The discovery was accidental, and they made no landing on the island. After about five years Captain Cook also saw the islands, but he couldn’t make a landing due to bad weather. The first recorded landing on the island was in 1803 by a group of sealers, but they found signs of earlier occupation.
|R3RRC/0 Baikal Lake|
Nikolai RK3RB, Arcady RZ0SB and Igor UA3EDQ with great assistance and participation of their family members plan to activate from 07th to 17th August as R3RRC/0 and HomeCalls/0 some references of Baikal Lake
|ZS8M Marion Island|
The 67 th Relief Expedition to Marion Island arrived on the island on the 15 April 2010 aboard the SA Agulhas. Amongst the relief group is Pierre Tromp ZS1HF a adventurist, radio amateur and SAWDIS weather observer. (I can add many more interests but the article will then be to long) Pierre will be responsible for all radio communications on and from the island alias his occupation for the next year will be know as radio technician.
|Andorra Award URA|
List of participants:
C35US, C35LM, C35DR, C35KC, C35MO, C35CA, C35JM, C35HI, C35PR, C35SG
C36RP, C36PP, C36JS, C36JI, C36BO, C36CT, C36VM, C36AR, C36AT, C36MF.
|XR0YA Easter Island|
SQ8X,SV2KBS,NI1L,CE6TBN,PA3C and SP7HOV will be active from Easter Island (Rapa Nui) 31 october-15 november 2009 as XR0YA
|VK9LA Low Band|
Extensive work has taken place to make sure all operators are familiar
with various sunrise/sunset times throughout the world. Lord Howe
Island sunset is at approx 0736Z with sunrise being 1936Z
The ZL7T DXpedition Team will leave for Chatham Island Tomorrow around
0130 UTC and expect to be on the ground in ZL7 around 0400 UTC. The
schedule is as variable as Air Chatham is. Work will begin on assembling
the antennas Thursday night in the dark. We will do as much preliminary
work and preparation as we can before Friday morning.
In 2000, DXCC program rules were modified substantially in an effort
to create simplified and stronger rules that would help make DXCC work
well in the 21st century while tightening the DXCC List Criteria.
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Girts,YL2KL will be active in CQ WW WPX RTTY Contest and ARRL DX International
Contest from Cabo Verde with callsign D4C