Passing of a gentle DX Giant…..BV4FH

Posted: September 4, 2014 in Uncategorized

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Paul Pai in late June 2014.                              Paul with his Grandson in 2013.

Paul Pai-BV4FH passed away today.

Paul was 57 years old and recently fell ill while travelling to Taiwan. He was determined to have advanced stages of cancer. He died today in a Beijing Hospice with his family at his side.

Over the years, Paul was instrumental in getting permission for DXpeditions to Pratas Island several times, as well as Scarborough Reef. Paul was very well known and respected as a DXer and DXpeditioner. Paul was the Team Leader of BQ9P (IOTA AS-110) BO0K (AS-102) BV9L (AS-155) BV9A (AS-103) and a team member of BV9P and BO0M Dxpeditions.

Paul was the Chief of the DX Committee of CTARL (Chinese Taipei Amateur Radio League) since 1999 and was the station manager of BV0IARU.

More information to follow.

  1. Michael Mayer says:

    I had the honor of meeting Paul and his XYL at the New Orleans International Dx Convention in New Orleans. Paul was a “HAM”S Ham” and will surely be missed by his family and Ham’s all around the world. RIP Paul…. Mike – W5ZPA

  2. Bill Lo says:

    We are 2003 BQ9P sad to hear this news.RIP

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