29 December 2017
Press Release # 10
We recently reached yet another milestone in our quest to activate Bouvet Island.
DAP, the Chilean company that owns and operates the M/V Betanzos and the helicopters has satisfied the last contractual [...]
The 4th HamRadioWeb Convention and the DxCoffee Party have started
A big event with the current best Dxpeditioners attending, all made possible through the work of two big Italian institutions such as HamRadioWeb and DxCoffee.
Here are the real [...]
Written by Enrico IZ5CML of HamRadioWeb
What to say about Bouvet? Just see its position on the map to understand why it is a “most wanted”!
It is one of the most isolated places on our planet. The closest inhabited [...]
Three proven and experienced DXpedition leaders and a large team of operators have announced plans to activate Bouvet Island (Bouvetøya), the number 2 most-wanted DXCC entity in late 2017 or early 2018. Ralph Fedor, K0IR, Bob Allphin, K4UEE [...]
9 May 2015
Mark ON4WW informs DxCoffee Readers:
“After press release #3, I was optimistic in terms of securing the required funding for the “one-man three-month concept” DXpedition. Thanks to so many of you, the necessary [...]
20 November 2014
A team of 12 operators, lead by Alex, UN7PCZ, will be active as 3Y0F sometime between December 2015 and January 2016.
The group plans to be on the island for 2 weeks with 6 stations on the air.
Source: OPDX Bullettin
From what is reported by DxWorld in these days the Norwegian Polar Institute has given the opportunity to an amateur radio operator to be able to be part of the Norwegian Antarctic mission to Bouvet Island in 2016 for a period of three months, [...]