• Bouvet Island DXpedition News

    Have you been keeping up on the 3Y0Z updates? Have you or your DX club/association donated to this very expensive DXpedition? There were 10 Bouvet DXpedition team members who attended the Day-Xenia HamVention. View details and photos at:
  • 3Y0Z Bouvet Island

    3Y0Z. International Team will be active from Bouvet Island, IOTA AN - 002, in 2018 as 3Y0Z. Planned dates 20 January - 28 February 2018 (will be determined by vessel shedule). They will operate on 160 - 10m and also 6 and 2m EME. Team - EY8MM, HA5AO ...
  • 3Y0Z – Bouvet 2018

    NEWS UPDATE — The Bouvet Island DXpedition team (3Y0Z), is pleased to make an important announcement about our transportation plans to Bouvet Island. From the beginning, we have worked with Nigel Jolly to secure safe, reliable, and affordable ...
  • Moderate earthquake, 5.1 mag was detected near Bouvet Island in Bouvet Island

    A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 58 km NNW of Bouvet Island, Bouvet Island (36 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 16:09:44 ...
  • Bouvet Island DXpedition team works with DX Engineering to engineer new equipment

    Below is a guest post written by Hal Turley, W8HC, of the 3Y0Z DXpedition team. Turley and other members of the Bouvet DXpedition team visited DX Engineering’s headquarters last week to review some of the challenges the remote Bouvet island might present.
  • The Bouvet Island Boat Mystery

    Bouvet Island is a 19 square mile piece of land in the South Atlantic which is covered in glacial ice – it is completely uninhabited for obvious reasons. The island is known to be the most remote island on the planet – the closest land is an area of ...
  • Bouvet Island DXpedition Team Secures Landing Permit

    The Bouvet Island DXpedition team has announced that its permit to land on Bouvet Island for a DXpedition has been updated, revised, and approved by the Norsk Polar Institute. The 3Y0Z call sign will hit the airwaves in early 2018. Bouvet is the second ...
  • The Mystery Boat of Bouvet Island

    Bouvet Island is 1,700 kilometers from Antarctica, and further away from anywhere else. The island is a volcano covered with a glacier. The few expeditions to explore it were many years apart, and some of those explorers never set foot on Bouvet Island ...
  • Lifehavens – Bouvet Island for a difficult to attack haven.

    It is intended that there be a minimum of ten different Lifehavens each of which is totally capable of reconstituting a decent life here on Earth after a severe atomic war. Because, there are many unknowns that will arise which nevertheless must be ...
  • 3Y0C - Bouvet Island, Active Now

    Mac, WA4FFW reports that Chuck, N4BQW, of Palmyra and Kingman Reef fame, will begin a 4-month operation from Bouvet Island. Operations will commence on Saturday December 16 at 2000 Z on 14.195 MHz. Chuck has been granted license with the call sign 3Y0C.