Category: DXpedition

Weather and Tides Could Hamper Second Market Reef Youth Team Landing

A second group of young operators will attempt a landing at Market Reef on August 18 for a week of operating from the Youth on the Air station, OJ0C, at the remote lighthouse outpost. They hope to take part in the International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend (ILLW) event.

The Market Reef lighthouse is located so low that waves can roll over the entire DXCC entity. With no jetty, landing can be ha…

 

Austral Islands DXpedition

The 5-man team going to TX5T, Raivavae Island in the Austral group are pleased to announce that they will be QRV on all bands 160m thru 10m. (no permit for 60M). We should arrive August 13th and depart the 22nd 

Andrius, LY7Z  – WRTC Addicted. From DXNews.com

In the past twenty years, a new, informal club of Amateur Radio operators has emerged and grown into an international ring of devotees of the WRTC games.
For the full article https://dxnews.com/ly7z-andrius-wrtc/

PJ2/NK8O Curacao Island. From DXNews.com

Charles, NK8O will be active as PJ2/NK8O from Curacao Island, IOTA SA – 099, 27 August – 2 September 2018.
For the full article https://dxnews.com/pj2nk8o/

LR5D Martin Garcia Island. From DXNews.com

Members of Radio Club Argentino will be active from Martin Garcia Island, IOTA SA-055, 16 – 20 August 2018, as LR5D.
For the full article https://dxnews.com/lr5d_martin_garcia_island_dx_news/

The 2018 Lithuanian Hamfest. From DXNews.com

The tradition of summer radio amateur meetings in Lithuania goes back to 1989. This was at the end of the Soviet occupation, when the country was a republic in the Soviet Union.
For the full article https://dxnews.com/lithuanian-hamfest-2018/

RT65KI Idlidlya Island. From DXNews.com

Radio Amateurs members of Russian Robinson Club will be active as RT65KI from Idlidlya Island, IOTA AS – 065, 19 – 25 August 2018.
For the full article https://dxnews.com/rt65ki/