DXpedition in Lapland: Best ever opening to New
Aihkiniemi was number 88 in the history of this
DX cabin. This is a lucky number in China, and I'm
inclined to agree: We got the best ever opening
to New Zealand, logging dozens of rare stations
from there. Reception of North American stations
was also good almost all the time. Despite low solar
activity, the aurora borealis was a performance
to die for.
the AIH88 DXpedition report (November 4, 2018)
The Ultimate AM DXing Base
in Lapland Available for Rent
spending a week in the middle of nowhere with 13
Beverage antennas each roughly a kilometer
in length and capable of hearing hundreds of rare
stations. It's possible because we're
making our famous DXpedition base in Aihkiniemi,
Finland available for rent to other DXers. Going
on a first class DXpedition has never been this
the article (updated in Nov. 2018)
the latest DXpedition report from Aihkiniemi
(November 4, 2018)
Solar-terrestrial indices for 27 November follow.
Solar flux 74 and estimated planetary A-index 6.
The estimated planetary K-index at 2100 UTC on 27 November was 2.
No space weather storms were observed for the past 24 hours.
No space weather storms are predicted for the next 24 hours.
Source: NOAA Space Weather
Prediction Center (updated here in real time every
How to Identify Chinese Radio
is one of the few countries increasing its presence
on the medium wave (AM) radio dial, as DXers have
been able to observe. Identifying Chinese stations
can however be tricky if you don't understand the
this guide you will learn how to identify Chinese
stations based on just a few keywords and phrases.
Don't let the language barrier intimidate you, because
DXing Chinese stations can be extremely exciting
the Article (January 1, 2014)