T30ET – TARAWA ATOLL 2020 by 5B4ALX

EUDXF member Alex 5B4ALX wil travel to Western Kiribati T30ET

Departure: March 16, 2020 via Dubai, Brisbane, Solomon, Tarawa
Travel time: 48hours

Arrival: March 18, 2020 Tarawa Atoll
Start activities: the same day of arrival
End Activities: April 2, 2020

Return: April 2, 2020 via Solomon, Brisbane, Dubai

T30ET will be active in FT8 mode focus the 20m during the day and 40/60m during the night.

A 40m or 60m station will be active all night, from 7:00 UTC (20:00 local) to 17:00 UTC (6:00 local), in FT8.

Occasionally, during the day, the same station will be activated in 20m FT8

Equipment :

2x Icom IC-7300
2x 500W amplifier
4x 40A switching
2x Laptop (running Wintest and FT8 dxped software)

Antennas :

6m : Mono Quad @ 8mh
12m : Mono Quad @ 8mh
15m : Mono Quad @ 8mh
17/20m : Homemade 1/2 wave Vertical Antenna
30/40/60: Homemade 18mh Vertical Antenna
80/160m : Homemade Inverted L

Bands : 6/12/15/17/20/30/40/60/80/160m

Mode : SSB-CW-RTTY-FT8

More info: www.5b4alx.cloud

Wanted… Candidates

According to the EUDXF rules the entire board (president & directors) has to be elected every 3 years. To make it a really good elections, we need a sufficient amount of nominations (more than 5). So if you are a potential candidate, or you know a potential candidate, get in touch with us.

EUDXF supports D68CCC DXpedition

The EUDXF board decided to support the D68CCC DXpedition to Comores Island in october/november 2019.

The multinational experienced team of 20 operators will activate Comores Island between 21 october and 2 november 2019.
The team is planning to activated all HF bands using 5 stations.

QSL manager: IK2VUC

More info :  http://www.mdxc.org/d68ccc/