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TX3X Chesterfield Islands - Article

TX3X Chesterfield Islands - Article

2015-12-15 16:55:52

The idea to activate Chesterfield surfaced after the VK9MT project. Pista HA5AO, Les W2LK, Gene K5GS met at Friedrichshafen (Germany) to discuss several alternatives.

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FT4TA Tromelin 2014 Article

FT4TA Tromelin 2014 Article

2015-12-27 14:02:39

"This project actually started in February 2013, under the scorching heat of Uganda. I was in Entebbe involved with the 5X8C DXpedition alongside the other F6KOP operators. A long series of unanswered calls got suddenly interrupted by the ringing of my phone.

YJ0X – The Quake Contesters DXpedition to Vanuatu

YJ0X – The Quake Contesters DXpedition to Vanuatu

2014-10-24 12:13:41

We decided to look for a fly-in destination where we could carry all our equipment as hand and hold baggage, and with a DXCC that was wanted by much of the world. We spent significant time running through the most wanted list on ClubLog and finally decided on Vanuatu – number 97 on the list and a relatively easy journey from New Zealand, just 3 hours from Auckland. We researched the bands and modes most required by continent and significantly YJ is more wanted on SSB and RTTY than CW – probably because most DXpeditions operate CW as their primary mode.

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FO8RZ Article Nuku Hiva Island Marquesas Islands

FO8RZ Article Nuku Hiva Island Marquesas Islands

2015-11-09 18:30:53

F6BEE Jacques told me before leaving Tahiti (TX4T) : "If you can, try to go to Marquesas".
I have made a lot of professional trips to Nuku Hiva but only during 1 day. 1 month ago, I found a good place for ham radio in the north of the island. A good place to work JA EU and USA.

Romeo Stepanenko 3W3RR

Romeo Stepanenko 3W3RR

2015-11-22 19:02:33

Back in 2005, someone here posted the story of Roman Vega, aka Romeo Stephanenko, going to trial in the US for credit card fraud.

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E44M IZ4AKS Article

E44M IZ4AKS Article

2010-02-22 13:22:05
One who devotes his spare time to the realization of a dxpedition hardly never reveals all the endeavours made from the moment the idea is bounced around till the radio is switched on and transmit.