News for England South West – 3 August 2014

Exeter Amateur Radio Society has its Monday HF net on (more…)
01-Aug-2014, 12:41:55 (

News for Wales – 3 August 2014

On Monday 4 August Cleddau Amateur Radio Society is closed. (more…)
01-Aug-2014, 12:35:38 (

YB8RW/P – Karakitang Island OC-210

Din, YB8RW and team plan activity from Karakitang Island OC-210 between August 5-8, 2014. QRV on HF bands. QSL via YB9BU. [tnx JN6RZM]
01-Aug-2014, 07:29:50 (

ARRL DXCC and Awards Manager Bill Moore, NC1L, Recuperating Following Accident

ARRL DXCC and Awards Manager Bill Moore, NC1L, was seriously injured in a single-car accident on the afternoon of Thursday, July 3. Moore suffered a broken neck and other injuries and is paralyzed from the chest down. He is stable and recuperating at Mount Sinai Rehab Hospital in Hartford.

There is no timetable for his return to work at ARRL Headquarters. DXCC and awards questions that would nor...

01-Aug-2014, 03:52:00 (

Party Balloon Carrying Amateur Radio Payload Circles the Northern Hemisphere

A simple party-style balloon carrying a 434 MHz solar-powered Amateur Radio transmitter is nearing the end of its trip around the Northern Hemisphere. Launched on July 12 from the UK by Leo Bodnar, M0XER, the so-called B-64 balloon is expected to complete its final transatlantic crossing over Cornwall in the UK on July 31 or August 1. It then is expected to continue east into Europe. So far the...

01-Aug-2014, 01:10:00 (

ARRL Board Lauds “Unforgettable Milestone,” Formalizes LoTW Policy, Honors Award Recipients

Reflecting the afterglow of the ARRL National Centennial Convention that concluded a couple of days earlier, the ARRL Board of Directors commended and thanked the ARRL Headquarters staff and the National Centennial Convention volunteers for “their devotion and service, contributing to a truly memorable celebration of this unforgettable milestone in the life of the ARRL.” The resolution, offered...

31-Jul-2014, 22:13:00 (

Featured DXpeditions Timeline

UPDATED for August! Timeline chart is usually updated daily. It can be found left side of website, scrolling down. Simply expand and see the very latest featured DXpeditions and info by clicking a callsign.  
31-Jul-2014, 18:49:56 (

XR0YNTT – Easter Island

31-Jul-2014, 16:53:10 (

K4KGG/VO1 – Fogo Island NA-198

Larry, K4KGG plans activity from Fogo island NA-198 (one of Newfoundland’s many coastal islands) between August 2-5, 2014. QRV on HF bands, SSB. Possibly RTTY. QSL via K4KGG. FIRST FOR DX NEWS – DX-WORLD.NET
31-Jul-2014, 13:59:48 (