Monday, April 24, 2017

A25AL – Botswana

Alex, IW5ELA has announced he will be active as A25AL from the Okavango area of Botswana in September 2017. Dates and full info to follow..

J28ND – Djibouti

Dane, S53T is currently active from Djibouti as J28ND. His license is valid until the end of 2019. At the moment QRV using homemade verticals. QSL via S57DX.

D4Z / D4C / D41CV – Cape Verde

Pete SQ9D & Massimo IZ4DPV are being active this week under the D4Z callsign from Monteverde Contest Station in São Vicente (AF-086). The activity is rather sporadic due to big load of work in...
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V51/ TA1HZ – Namibia

Tevfik, TA1HZ is active from Swakopmund Beach Hotel, Namibia as V51/TA1HZ until March 28, 2017. Participation in CQ WW WPX SSB Contest. QSL via LZ3HI.

[QRT] 9G5X – Ghana

MARCH 21, 2017 -- 9G5X - Final Day The crew here at 9G5X are starting to wrap up for our last day here in Ghana. The 5 Band Spiderbeam and 12m mast in the garden...

[QRT] 5U5R – Niger

MARCH 20 -- now  QRT. MARCH 9, now QRV -- DECEMBER 8, 2016 -- A 12-man team will be active from Niger as 5U5R between March 9-21, 2017. QRV on 6 to 160 meters; CW, SSB...

VQ917JC – Diego Garcia

MARCH 19 -- The VQ917JC license I asked for just came through, so start looking for Jim ND9M to be on the air as VQ917JC. Jim told OPDX he will not make an effort...

[QRT] TU7C – Ivory Coast DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE - TU7C QRT with 52500 QSOs logged. MARCH 19 - The CW Low Band team says thanks for some interesting nights on 80 and 160. Very interesting and challenging CONDX from here. On...

ZS1FUN – Dassen Island, AF-064

NEWS UPDATE - A year after their first attempt at trying to activate Dassen Island AF-064, the ZS1FUN team finally managed it. They are QRV until March 22, 2017 and have been on 20...

A25UK – Botswana

NEWS UPDATE by G0VJG. The website will be fully running by tomorrow with our info. Due to solar minimum we have published some operating frequencies so people know where to expect us. The journey is long...

S9CQ – Sao Tome & Principe

Jose, EA5IDQ will be active from Sao Tome as S9CQ between October 12-21, 2017. QRV on 80-6m, SSB/RTTY. QSL via H/c.

9X0SS – Rwanda

Recently active as 5X1O, look for Jonathan, KK7PW to be active from Kigali, Rwanda as 9X0SS until March 12th. QRV when time permits. QSL via EA5GL.

3B8/G3TXF – Mauritius

During the upcoming BERU Contest, Nigel G3TXF hopes to be active as 3B8/G3TXF. Check here for further update. He'll be on Mauritius until March 21st.

J5B & J5W – Guinea Bissau

Josep, EA3BT and Nuria, EA3WL inform DX-World they will be active from Rubane Island, Bijagos Archipelago, AF-020 as J5B & J5W between April 7-15, 2017. QRV on 40-6m (possibly 80m), CW/SSB/RTTY. QSL both calls...

TU5AX – Ivory Coast

Chris, F4WBN (ex-TT8DX, 5U5U, TZ9A) is currently active from the Ivory Coast as TU5AX. QRV on HF bands. QSL via H/c.

C5/PA7X – The Gambia

Jan, PA7X will be active from The Gambia as C5/PA7X during March 6-13, 2017. QRV on 20M. QSL via PD0RH.

Activation of Tigres Island AF-108, Angola

An 8-man team is in full planning stage for an activation of Tigres Island AF-108, Angola. This activity will take place in the first half of June 2017. Website and full details to follow...

S79Z – Seychelles

Look for OK1FFU, OK1JKT OK1NY, OK1RI, OK1VVT and OM5AW to be active from Mahe, Seychelles as S79Z between April 6-18, 2017. QRV on 160-10m CW/SSB. QSL via OM2FY, LoTW.

5V7V – Togo

Franco, I1FQH will be active from Kpalime, Togo as 5V7V between March 3-14, 2017. QRV only on 80 & 160m, possibly 30 & 40m. No higher bands activity. QSL via EA5GL.

The TL8TT story

The full story on the recent TL8TT DXpedition can be found on Paul's N6PSE blog