An amazing and thrill seeking 8 week Amateur Radio DX-Pedition to the Antarctic region during Jan. 9 through Feb. 23, 2016. This Amateur Radio DX-pedition to Southern Thule – S. Sandwich Islands (VP8STI) and S. Georgia Islands (VP8SGI) DX-Pedition was Co-Lead by Paul Ewing, N6PSE and David R Collingham, K3LP and included 11 other additional […]
Since the start of 2016, the DX-World flag has been flying on 3 Most Wanted Top 10 DXCC entities. K5P (Palmyra), VP8STI (South Sandwich) & FT4JA (Juan de Nova). Thanks to all those teams for the flying the flag! What a thrill to see! Regular readers will realise both the signed K5P and VP8STI flags […]
LAST FEW HOURS REMAINING TO OWN A PIECE OF DXPEDITION HISTORY CURRENT BID — $400.00 Genuinely considered one of the greatest DXpeditions in Ham radio history, DX-World is very proud to announce that signed flags by team members of VP8STI and VP8SGI are now for auction. The famous Nigel Jolly, captain of RV Braveheart, has also signed […]
Interview conducted by Falkland Islands Television.
A once in a lifetime opportunity to own full-sized DX-World flags signed by the VP8STI / VP8SGI team, including the RV Braveheart captain, Nigel Jolly, will be up for grabs soon! More details next week – stay tuned!
A few screen grabs from a video published on Facebook by Dima, RA9USU during a walkabout at VP8STI. Video can be viewed here All credit to RA9USU.
Hello DX-World from Stanley, the Falklands. We just got off the Braveheart and into a hotel with Wifi! DL6KVA has the signed DX-World flags. [for auction] Thank you for the nice comments and for covering our activity on your wonderful website. We are looking forward to catching up with all the news on DX-World. Best […]
February 18 – By team member Axel, DL6KVA/VP8KVA 160/80m worked quiet well last night although conditions to Europe were a struggle. Plans are to keep running 160/80m from the hill position for the next two nights – and we’ll try to get there earlier around 2200UTC. Jun, VP8RHF and Arliss, VP8DXU were QRV too from […]
The Chief Pilot, EA5RM, reports that after the storm comes the calm and VP8SGI was able to go back to Husvik Bay and collect all their gear last Sunday afternoon. The full VP8SGI log was uploaded and OQRS is running. For VP8SGI log inquiries please contact KU9C at The Braveheart is sailing at full […]