An international team of radio amateurs and scientists travels by schooner to remote and barren Howland Island and is stranded for a week due to high surf. A planned 9 day visit was extended to 15 days. Howland Island is best known as the destination of the ill fated final flight of Amelia Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan and is located near the intersection of the equator...
Three Greek hams are announcing on their blogs that well-known DXpeditioner Baldur Drobnica DJ6SI has been arrested in Greece allegedly for espionage, while in holiday on the island of Kos. He was “producing strange noises” with his computer (CW and RTTY). His activity was spotted on DX clusters. The first blog is featuring a video with explanations in Greek language presented by Baldur’s...
YCCC invited me to help produce an instructional video on SO2R operating, the most challenging way to maximize QSO rate.
Thanks to Randy K5ZD for giving us a look at this unique mode of operating.
For maximum benefit, listen to this segment with STEREO HEADPHONES.
PART - II
PART - III
Amateur Radio operators are prohibited from performing Dxpeditions in the Archipelago of S?o Peter & St Paul (PY0S).
The archipelago consists of a set of rocky islands located in the northern hemisphere, on the Mid Atlantic ridge (00 ° 55.01 'N and 029 ? 20, 76 'W, about 1100 km from the city of Natal - Rio Grande do Norte and 520 km from the archipelago of Fernando de Noronha - PE).
Bodo DL3OCH will be in Abuja as 5N7Q between March 7-14, 2012 for maintenance (work) of the broadcasting station based there.
Operating using one of the largest fully rotatable short wave antennas in the world. The antenna gain is over 20dBi on all bands from 10m-40m.
QRV on CW/SSB.
5N7Q QSL via DF8DX.
About largest fully rotatable short wave antennas in the world:
ALLISS is a fully rotatable...