EUDXF supports the C21W – T30L DXpedition

The EUDXF board decided to support the September 2019 DXpedition to Nauru and Western Kiribati.

Nauru is currently ranked #46 and Western Kiribati #49 in the Club Log most wanted list for Europe.

The team consists of Yuris/YL2GM (team leader), Kaspars/YL1ZF, Kristers/YL3JA and Jack/YL2KA and plans operation on all bands from 160m to 6m; CW, SSB, RTTY, FT8 (60m band operation under question).

More information on their website

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