Antarctica

Antarctic callsigns of Argentina
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ Argentina uses the first letter of the suffix to specify the area the station is located in. If the first letter of the s...
Fri, 24 Jan, 2014 at 10:24 AM
3Y/B Bouvet Island
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ The March, 1963 issue of QST announces the addition of Bouvet  Island to the DXCC list. QST says: "Bouvet Island: This is ...
Tue, 10 Jan, 2017 at 9:23 AM
4K1 prefix - USSR Antarctic stations, 1973-1994
The 4K1 prefix was allocated to all USSR Antarctic stations from January, 1973, and this continued until late 1994. However, 4K1G was used from 1971. ...
Sat, 6 Jun, 2015 at 7:00 AM
CE7Z & CE9 - Antarctic callsigns of Chile
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ CE7Z 1948-1956 From 1948 to circa 1956, Chile had seven callsign areas. District 7 included Antarctica, for which the prefix...
Mon, 24 Mar, 2014 at 8:56 AM
FB8W FT#W Crozet Island
Crozet Island has been on the DXCC list since 1945. QSOs count for Crozet from 1945-11-15.  The DXCC enitity of Crozet consists of the islands ...
Wed, 27 Jan, 2016 at 5:57 AM
FB8X FT#X Kerguelen Island
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ Kerguelen has been on the DXCC list since 1945. QSOs count for Kerguelen from 1945-11-15.  The DXCC enitity of Kerguelen ...
Thu, 12 Oct, 2017 at 1:48 PM
TAAF - French Southern & Antarctic Territories
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ TAAF, aka Terres Australes et Antarctiques Françaises, is an overseas territory of France, created 1955-08-06. Until 2007, T...
Thu, 18 Dec, 2014 at 5:06 AM
VK0/H - Heard Island
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ The May, 1949 issue of QST announces the addition of Heard Island to the DXCC list. QST says: "We are pleased to announce the ...
Sun, 12 Feb, 2017 at 1:47 PM
VP8 - Formation of British Antarctic Territory - 1962
The information below is taken from DX News Sheet #006, dated 1962-04-24-amended 1962-05-04, published by Geoff Watts, This information does not affect DXCC...
Tue, 30 Sep, 2014 at 9:33 AM
Zone mapping for Antarctica
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ & Francesco, IV3TMM The correct CQ zone for some Antarctic bases is not always apparent from QSL cards, and other sources. ...
Sun, 25 Jan, 2015 at 12:13 PM