Don, VE7DS and Dave, K3EL are planning a mini-dxpedition to Raivavae, (FO/A, Austral Islands, IOTA OC-114) from 30 October to 6 November 2013. The Austral Islands are currently 44th on the Club Log “most wanted” list, very high for a fly-in destination, with a particularly low percentage of Club Log users having contacts on 10 or 12 m. Callsign will be TX5RV.
This is not intended to be a full-on dxpedition (we are travelling with our XYLs, hence we’ll be spending some time away from the radios), but there will be significant on-the-air time for approximately one week, running two medium-power stations with vertical antennas on the beach. For more info, check out the links on the right.
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