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- Published on 31 December 2007
- Written by Ronald Stuy, PA3EWP
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From the 4th till 19th November we (Flo F5CWU, Tom GM4FDM and Ronald PA3EWP) were active from the semi rare DXCC country Brunei. Most of the DX-ers already worked Brunei on many bands and modes. But after some investigation we notice that Brunei was not much activated on the low bands and in RTTY in the last years. We thought this was a good opportunity to focus on the low bands and RTTY.
- Published on 30 December 2007
- Written by Richard Gašparík, OM2TW
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From October 15th till 30th 2007, the radio amateur expedition to Gambia, being the greatest Slovak expedition of its kind ever, took place. This is the story of seven radio operators who had the possibility to fulfill their dreams about a great expedition for the period of two weeks. EUDXF QSL online service for this operation is available until 15 January 2008.
- Published on 29 December 2007
- Written by Manos G. Darkadakis, SV1IW
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When I started to think of a Greek DX-Pedition outside of the country it was just before New Year’s Eve 2007. On doing research among countries near or far away, rare or semi rare, Syria soon became one of my best attractions. Firstly it was not that far, secondly it was rarely activated especially on the WARC and the low bands, thirdly, I knew Omar (YK1AO), the national society president, since we have had met in Davos in the year 2005 and at least he could offer me a guidance. It proved afterwards that he offered me a lot more…
- Published on 23 December 2007
- Written by Giorgio Minguzzi, IZ4AKS
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The Sovereign Order of Malta is not a "standard" DX location and the report is not "standard" either. Instead of flight, boat trip, landing, unloading and building up this report has a non-standard (interview) format. Questions by PB2T and answers by IZ4AKS
- Published on 10 December 2007
- Written by Neville Cheadle G4NUG
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“137,500 QSOs with no sunspots” or “It all went to plan until there was a murder in Port Louis.”
When we were on Rodrigues, operating as 3B9C in March/April 2004, the conversation naturally turned to “Where Next?” We liked the Indian Ocean with its ease of access, particularly from the UK, and we had developed some really valuable contacts in Mauritius, the most valuable being Captain Yves Goilot who had been an enormous help with 3B9C.
- Published on 08 December 2007
- Written by Hans PB2T
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After successful testing our online QSL service is now available for all EUDXF members. More information is available in Dutch, English and German (click On line QSL service). As a start we offer this service for J6/DL7AFS, VK9CCC and 4U1WRC.
A big thank you to DF3CB for writing the applet and to DJ8NK for running this service.
- Published on 02 December 2007
- Written by DL7DF (translation PB2T)
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Their 2007 destination was Bujumbura, the capital of Burundi. Burundi is located in the Eastern part of Africa, measures 27830 square kilometers and has approximately 8 Million inhabitants. The capital Bujumbura lies alongside Lake Tanganyika, one of the deepest lakes on earth.