Category: IOTA

Wake Island Operation to Make Rare Grid Available

Starting in April, Philip Gairson, N7NVK, will begin working on Wake Island, which is in grid RK39 for those participating in the 2018 ARRL International Grid Chase (IGC). His schedule calls for 3 months on the island, and then 1 month off — a pattern that will repeat over the course of about a year. Wake is 12 hours ahead of UTC.

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3Y0Z Bouvet Island Team Has Some 600 Nautical Miles to Go

The 3Y0Z DXpedition, now on board the Betanzos en route to Bouvet Island, the third most-wanted DXCC entity (now behind Kosovo and North Korea), is still some 600 nautical miles from its destination. The DXpedition had been hoping to be up and running by this week.

“We had another night of rocking and rolling,” team leader Ralph Fedor, K0IR, reported today. “A strong southwesterly wind produced …

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Craig VK5CE is pleased to announce his next DXpedition will be to three IOTAs in Western Australia

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TO7D FG/F6ITD Desirade Island.

Jean Pierre, F6ITD will be active from Desirade Island, IOTA NA – 102, 29 January – 15 March 2018, as FG/F6ITD.
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