3G9A/MM – on the way to Bouvet!

Major DXpedition to Bouvet Island is upcoming. 2nd most wanted DXCC entity. The team leave homes on January 9th heading to Punta Arenas, Chile. DX-World can now reveal the team will be signing 3G9A/MM en route to Bouvet aboard  the MV Betanzos. It’s a long voyage from King George Island, South Shetlands to Bouvet, so […]

RI50ANO – King George Island, South Shetlands

Alex, RI1ANO will be active from Bellingshausen Station, King George Island, South Shetlands (AN-010) as RI50ANO from from 1 January 2018 to 31 March 2018. Special callsign to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of Bellingshausen Station. QRV spare time on all bands CW, SSB & Digi. A special diploma is planned.

NCDXF – $100,000 awarded to 3Y0Z Bouvet Island DXpedition

FOR IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION — NCDXF announces major grant of $100,000 to the 3Y0Z Bouvet Island DXpedition The Northern California DX Foundation is pleased to announce a contribution of $100,000 to the 3YØZ Bouvet Island DXpedition planned for January 2018. Bouvet is #2 on the ClubLog Most Wanted List. This is the largest contribution in the […]

[UPDATES] 3Y0Z – Bouvet 2018

JANUARY 21 – Homemade map by Pat, F2DX. He mentions the projection helps to better understand the difference between the initial starting point (South Shetland) and their actual point of departure (Punta Arenas). This gap was caught up in a little less than 48 hours of navigation. [On the other hand, of course roads plotted on this map cannot […]

RI1ANN – Progress Station, Antarctica

Yuri Zaruba UA9OBA, President of Russian Robinson Club writes: Oleg ZS1OIN (UA3HK) has moved from the Russian Antarctic base “Molodezhnaya” to the station “Progress” located in coordinates 69*22’S, 76*23’E recently. Oleg managed to work RI1ANA from seasonal base “Molodezhnaya” on bands 21, 14, 7 and 3,5 MHz. Now he will be active on air with […]