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November 2008


Archive for November, 2008

Desecheo Island KP5 Press Release #2

Posted: November 27th, 2008 under DX, Dxpedition, Hamradio.

Here is the second press release for the KP5 expedition. This is exciting news indeed. The date is now set, so everybody, mark your calendar! November 21, 2008: Desecheo Island KP5 Press Release #2 The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service has notified the team that February 12-26, 2009, will be the dates allocated for the […]

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WordPress 2.6.5 Released, security fix and bug fix

Posted: November 26th, 2008 under Software.

A new WordPress version was released yesterday. it contains one security fix and three bug fixes. As always, an update is recommended. Quote from The security issue is an XSS exploit discovered by Jeremias Reith that fortunately only affects IP-based virtual servers running on Apache 2.x. If you are interested only in the security fix, […]

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SU9HP, Z29KM, 7P8BA and 2 new states on 30M

Posted: November 24th, 2008 under DX, Hamradio.

DX might have been slow earlier this week, but it surely picked up during the weekend. Not much heard from H4 and 3D2 on 30M or 40M, I was hoping to get these in the log, but signals just weren’t there. I did work BA1RB on 30M on Saturday with a good signal. That was […]

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5R8IC worked on 30M

Posted: November 22nd, 2008 under DX, Hamradio, Soundclips.

DX is slow these days. The only thing new is 5R8IC on 30M (#230). I did try 9J2BO on 30M, but couldn’t get through, and shortly after, he went qrt. 7P8BA showed up on 30M last night, but he was mostly too weak, and he was running North-America. C91LW  was on at the same time […]

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DX report from last week

Posted: November 19th, 2008 under DX, Hamradio, Soundclips.

XW1B was on 40M with a BIG signal on Saturday. He just put up his new MonstrIR. I didn’t work him on 40M. I have the country, and he was running North-America. I made a soundclip of him. VP9KF gave me a new country on 20M (#268). Other DX worked was N5WBF in NM on […]

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