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Archive for 'Dxpedition'

K5D in the log – #321 total

Posted: February 14th, 2009 under DX, Dxpedition, Hamradio.

K5D started up on Friday, but I was at work, so I didn’t have the chance to get him. Know a few LA’s got him very early. Saturday I got up early and had a listen. He was on 40M SSB, but couldn’t hear him, so I went to 40M RTTY to work a few […]

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JW9VDA is active February 12th – February 24th

Posted: February 13th, 2009 under DX, Dxpedition, Hamradio.

Tony is active again from JW. Expect him to be active on CW, SSB and maybe some RTTY. He will be on the bands that are open. He was spotted last night on 20M and 40M. I did check 40M, but no signal here with me. QSL to his homecall LA9VDA. Enjoy the pile-up’s Tony […]

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Desecheo 2009 Press Release # 5

Posted: February 7th, 2009 under DX, Dxpedition, Hamradio.

February 6, 2009 Desecheo 2009 Press Release # 5 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Today several team members leave their homes and start their journey to Desecheo via Puerto Rico. The entire fifteen-man team will assemble by Saturday evening in San Juan. Sunday morning will be devoted to the required UXO (unexploded ordnance) training and afterward the […]

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The callsign is K5D – Desecheo 2009

Posted: January 26th, 2009 under DX, Dxpedition, Hamradio.

This just landed in my mailbox: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   We have reserved the special call sign K5D for our upcoming Desecheo operation. The operation will begin late in the day on Feb 12th.     QSO philosophy…because Desecheo is so very rare ( #6 worldwide, #3 in Europe and # 2 in Asia ) […]

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Desecheo Island KP5 Press Release #3

Posted: January 7th, 2009 under DX, Dxpedition, Hamradio.

January 6, 2009 Desecheo 2009 Press release #3 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE During the week of December 17-21, six members of the February 2009 Desecheo DXpedition team met in Puerto Rico. The team spent the first evening with local DXers and members of the Puerto Rico Amateur Radio League and enjoyed a wonderful dinner and a […]

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