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DXpedition to Baker Island - KH1/KH7Z Now QRT
- June 27- July 5, 2018
KH1/KH7Z "#2 Official Website"
QSL via the ARRL LOTW about three to six months after the DXpedition concludes.
For more QSL info see
their official QSL page here.
anticipated DXpedition to Baker Island is now QRT
with over 64K QSO's!
UPDATE: July 3
2018, 17:15 UTC : Now
with over 50K QSO's they are humming along -
but ONLY for a little while longer! They plan
on starting breakdown late on July 4 and
leaving the island completely by July 6th.
Many DX'ers are reporting ATNO's and quite a
few FT8 QSO's have been made. But the
DXpedition crew is reporting that many ops
still don't have the FT8 configured right -
here's a link for their FT8 "how to" : Quick Start Guide to Working
KH1 via FT8...
UPDATE: June 27
2018, 08:18 UTC : At 0800z
on June 27 the team went QRV with 4 stations.
The rest of the stations should be on within
the next 24 hrs.
Update June 26, 2018, 11:12 UTC: The advance team is on the island setting up tents and other gear in crazy high temps. They are reporting over 100 degrees Fahrenheit (37+ Celcius) by 10:00 AM local time! Full report here...
UPDATE: June 25 2018, 20:21 UTC : The team is now just off the coast at Baker Island! Next step - getting ashore with all the gear - then QRV very soon thereafter!
UPDATE: June 14
2018, 18:51 UTC : Advance
members of the team have arrived in
Fiji! More details here...
UPDATE: June 10
2018, 03:10 UTC : Everything
is looking good and the KH1/KH7Z team has
added a propagation prediction tool to their
This DXpedition will also commemorate the eighty first anniversary of Amelia Earhart's disappearance on July 2, 1937 near Baker & Howland islands - as well as the commitment and sacrifices made by the Hui Panalā’au students from Hawaii - who lived on Baker, Howland and Jarvis from 1935-1942.
If you have comments, QSO reports or info to share regarding this DX station please email wb9lur@CallingDX.com
- Somalia - Jan 3-16, 2018 - QRT
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