LOTA Archive

  • Considered a legitimate DX entity by the Amateur Radio Lighthouse Society (ARLHS) and its ‘World List of Lights’ referencing system, a ‘lightship’ can be defined both as “a ship which acts as […]

    *DX NEWS* Lightships Valid for LOTA

    Considered a legitimate DX entity by the Amateur Radio Lighthouse Society (ARLHS) and its ‘World List of Lights’ referencing system, a ‘lightship’ can be defined both as “a ship which acts as […]

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  • LOTA is an acronym for DX activity termed Lighthouses On The Air which sees radio operators travelling to a lighthouse for the purpose of activating it as a special DX […]

    *EDITORIAL* LOTA Explained

    LOTA is an acronym for DX activity termed Lighthouses On The Air which sees radio operators travelling to a lighthouse for the purpose of activating it as a special DX […]

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  • At around 2200 UTC, under cloudy grey skies, I arrived at the Ballina Head Lighthouse overlooking Lighthouse and Shelly beaches to put 43DA/AUS-142 on the air.    This is the […]

    *DXPEDITION REPORT* 43DA/AUS-142 LOTA

    At around 2200 UTC, under cloudy grey skies, I arrived at the Ballina Head Lighthouse overlooking Lighthouse and Shelly beaches to put 43DA/AUS-142 on the air.    This is the […]

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