Tromelin Island On Air 2014?

Hot from the Ohio Penn DX Bulletin No. 1116 (editor Tedd Mirgliotta KB8NW, bulletin board  BARF80), comes news that this sort-after entity may be activated in 2014.


Tromelin is located in the Indian ocean approx. 350km East of Madagaskar and has an interesting history for such a small island. 

FT/T, TROMELIN (Press Release). Seb, F5UFX, Team Leader of the "Tromelin
2014", announced the following in a press release dated June 13th [edited]:
"After many successful DXpetitions in the past, the Radio Club de Provins
(F6KOP) team and the Lyon DX Gang (F6KDF) are joining together in an effort
to put Tromelin back on the air in 2014. In the last months we have
exchanged many documents, E-mails with the authorities and we have also
met them in their office. Today, we are working all together in a very
efficient way, and, even if all papers are not finalized yet, we are very
confident for our project. We hope to give you some good news as soon as
possible..... Best 73s, de Seb, F5UFX."

Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW - --or-- Editor of the "Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin" (OPDX - "DXer's Tool of Excellence") President of the "Northern Ohio DX Association" (NODXA) DX Chairman for the "Northern Ohio Amateur Radio Society ARRL Assistant Director of the Great Lakes Division Sysop of the "Basic Amateur Radio Frequency BBS" (BARF80.ORG)

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