[UPCOMING] VP2EGR – Anguilla

Sigi, DL7DF and crew will be active from Anguilla as VP2EGR between October 25 to November 7, 2016. They will be active with two stations from 160m through 10m on CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31. Equipment consists of two transceivers K2, two OX1000 power amplifiers, a 18m lowband vertical, a 40m and a 30m loop, […]
23-Oct-2016, 11:27:25 (dx-world.net)

HI9/KW4XC – Dominican Republic

Mike, OE3MZC (KW4XC) will be active from Las Terrenas, Dominican Republic as HI9/KW4XC between October 26 to November 4, 2016. QRV on all bands; mainly 40-10 SSB. Participation in CQ WW DX SSB contest. QSL via OE3MZC.
22-Oct-2016, 11:45:52 (dx-world.net)

VP2MDG – Montserrat

George, K2DM will be QRV as VP2MDG from Montserrat during the CQ WW SSB contest. Activity before/after the contest on CW. QSL via K2DM. No buro cards. Only direct and LoTW.
22-Oct-2016, 11:44:12 (dx-world.net)

3C & 3C0 – Eq. Guinea & Annobon?

Tom, KC0W updates on his potential next trip & DXpedition after 4I7COW. My plans are to visit Equatorial Guinea on a fact finding mission after 4I7COW goes QRT. Licensing for Annobon Island and Equatorial Guinea will be the sole purpose of this trip. Re-read my previous statement about “my plans are” before getting too excited […]
22-Oct-2016, 06:34:34 (dx-world.net)

[UPDATE] T31T – Kanton Island

UPDATE – T31T team arrived Apia, Samoa and logs are uploaded to Club Log. Dom informs they are planning to be active from Kanton Island again during May – June 2017 for 4 weeks to finish the EMCOM system and repair the SAT Seismic station. October 21 @ 0630z – The team will soon be approaching Apia, Samoa. Once […]
22-Oct-2016, 04:15:25 (dx-world.net)

Annual ARRL On-Line Auction Now Open for Bidding!

The 11th Annual ARRL On-Line Auction now is under way. Bidding on nearly 300 items will continue through Thursday, October 27. Participants must register. Those who have participated in past ARRL On-Line Auction events may use their previous log-in information.

This year’s auction booty includes some vintage ham radio items, including a Collins S Line. Premier items from the QST “Product Review”...

21-Oct-2016, 20:31:00 (www.arrl.org)

The K7RA Solar Update

Over the past reporting week (October 13-19) compared to the previous seven-day average daily sunspot number declined from 55 to 31, while average daily solar flux dropped from 101.9 to 83.4.

Planetary A index increased from 6.6 to 19.1, and average mid-latitude A index jumped from 5 to 14.

This is the opposite of what happened two weeks ago compared to last week, when A indices decreased but sol...

21-Oct-2016, 18:27:00 (www.arrl.org)

4I7COW – Philippines

Tom, KC0W, fresh from his Pacific tour has announced he will be active from the Philippines between 26 October – 25 November. Furthermore, he now plans to visit Equatorial Guinea on a fact finding mission after 4I7COW goes QRT, and request licensing for Annobon Island and Equatorial Guinea.
21-Oct-2016, 17:18:21 (dx-world.net)

PJ7/G4JEC & PJ7/K0HAC – Sint Maarten

Chris, N0UK (G4JEC) and Holly, K0HAC will be active from Sint Maarten as PJ7/G4JEC and PJ7/K0HAC between November 26 to December 3, 2016. QRV on 40-10m, CW & SSB. QSL via N0UK direct, LoTW.
21-Oct-2016, 14:52:45 (dx-world.net)

New terahertz band NoV

Frequencies above 275 GHz, the terahertz bands, are a new area for experimentation and propagation research. Ofcom have generously enabled low-power NoV access for Full licensees in order to facilitate innovation at the cutting edge of RF technology. The NoV includes a number of conditions related to frequency bands, and protection zones around key UK […]
21-Oct-2016, 14:49:20 (rsgb.org)