DXpedition to Bouvet Island

We have reached our first payment milestone for the Marama vessel contract. Today we have paid the first deposit, and with this payment we confirm our plans of activating the #2 most wanted entity Bouvet. We would like to thank each individual and club who has contributed to this payment with their upfront support, especially thanks to our Lead sponsor NCDXF. It is a huge task and undertaking to go to Bouvet and we still critically need additional upfront support to close the budget.

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Clear Frequencies Requested for Net Providing 24/7 Coverage of St Vincent Volcanic Eruption

Clear Frequencies Requested for Caribbean Emergency Net

https://www.rac.ca/clear-frequencies-requested-for-net-coverage-of-st-vincent-volcanic-eruption/

For immediate release:

April 20, 2021 –

The Caribbean Emergency and Weather Net (CEWN) has been providing round-the-clock coverage during the La Soufriere volcanic eruption on the island of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

Several neighbouring islands are also being affected by the disaster.

When responding to disasters and emergencies such as this, the CEWN utilizes 3.815 MHz LSB and 7.188 MHz LSB. CEWN is requesting that Radio Amateurs not involved in the volcano response to keep these frequencies clear.

— Thanks to Ira Harris, VP2EIH and the ARRL News
 

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