*DX NEWS* 18DA/ZAK, Zakynthos Island, Soon!

Standby Freeband Island Hunters!

The Dx Adventure Radio Club (DA-RC) is pleased to reveal that Germany based member—13DA012 Joe—will be QRV from the spectacular EU-052 IOTA Group in Greece from May 19, 2024.

Calling as 18DA/ZAK, our experienced DX-Man will be active from the picturesque shores of Zakynthos Island for several days.

Also known as ‘Zante’, this special dxstination is one of several islands in the Ipeiros / Dytiki Ellas Region group.

According to the World Atlas, Zakynthos is the third largest island in the Ionian Sea, after Corfu and Kefalonia, which belong to the very same IOTA Group.

Here, there are sandy white beaches in secluded coves, rugged limestone cliffs overlooking tranquil waters of deep blue and forested wilderness where more than 7,000 species of flowers grow.

In fact, the island is nicknamed “Fioro di Levante” which translates to flower of the East.

Please check out all the information on 18DA/ZAK, pertaining to this dx adventure, on our club’s website under the heading DXPEDITION LIST.

Here, you can find out about the exact dates, QSLM, relevant links, the operating grid square, and more, as well as other activities by members of the DA-RC.

You can also follow the fantastic new ‘Live Log’ innovation to check the status of your contact, as well as which stations are being heard from this fascinating island.

Good luck to all!

73 de DA-RC HQ Team