Big Island ARRL News, 09 January 2018, 0045 UTC, Post #430.
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Here are the top DXpeditions operating under the Islands On The Air (IOTA) rules:
AS-53: 2B2JK operating from Phuket Island.
NA-123: V32 TA opeating from Turneffe Atoll, Belize.
NA-143: N5PHT operating from Galveston Island.
OC-016: 3D2JS operating from Tavenui islands, Fiji.
OC-22: YB9/F5LIT operating from Bali.
OC-77: WH8/DL2AH from Ofu Island, American Samoa.
OC-244: DU0DM operating from Corregidor Islands, Philippines.
Don’t forget the Big Island of Hawaii International Swap Meet/Hamfest on Saturday, 13 January 2018, at the Waimea Community Center in Kamuela. The event is sponsored by the Kohala Hamakua Radio Club and will feature a ham radio equipment/electronics swap meet, guest speakers, and a VE testing session for amateur radio licenses. Doors open at 0930 HST for the general public, with VE testing set for 1300 HST. Vendor admission is $10, while general admission is only $5. For more information, contact Steve Milner (WH6N)–firstname.lastname@example.org.
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