Tuesday, April 24, 2018

[UPDATE] 3B7A – St Brandon DXpedition

APRIL 20 - POSTSCRIPT -- I’m writing these words now the entire team is safe back in Mauritius. Of course our very first priority has been to give news to our family after 2...

5U7R – Niger

During his spare-time look for Torbjon, SM7RME to be active from Niamey, Niger as 5U7R. QRV on HF bands. QSL via SM7EHU.

5C5AF – Mogador Island, AF-065

NEWS UPDATE - The following pictures of the 5C5AF activity were sent by I8LWL (many thanks!) APRIL 13, 2018 -- A large team of Moroccan operators will be active as 5C5AF from Mogador Island, AF-065...

QSL preview – 7Q7EI

Dave, EI9FBB, team leader of recent 7Q7EI DXpedition to Malawi recently got in touch: I am delighted to show you the completed QSL design from our recent 7Q7EI DXpedition to Malawi. These are being printed...

A25VR – Botswana

David, VE7VR will be active from Botswana as A25VR during May 24 to June 3, 2018. QRV on 40-30-20m with entry in CQWPX CW contest (May 26-27). QSL via H/c.

9X – Rwanda DXpedition by IDT

The next operation by the Italian DXpedition Team is planned to take place from Rwanda between late September and early October. Further info to follow at later date.

[UPDATE] ZS8Z – Marion Island

NEWS UPDATE - David, ZS8Z reports that today the re-supply ship again returned to Marion Island. After a 3-week crew changeover, David also mentions there is no ham radio operator on the island with...

9X2AW – Rwanda

NEWS UPDATE - 9X2AW will again be active mid-May to end of June 2018. MARCH 27, 2017 - Harald, DF2WO will again be active from Kigali, Rwanda as 9X2AW between November 15-30, 2017. MARCH 10, 2017...

3B9RUN – Rodrigues Island

FR4NP, FR4PF, FR4PM, FR5CB and FR5FC will be active from Rodrigues Island as 3B9RUN between May 11-16, 2018. QRV on 80-10m, SSB/FT8. See here for full info.

S9ZZ – Sao Tome Island

David, EB7DX will be active between 1 to 9 June 2018 from Sao Tome Island as S9ZZ. Look for him on 40-6m mostly SSB, RTTY, FT8 and some CW using 100w. Holiday style operation....

7Q7EI – Malawi

APRIL 4 -- The 7Q7EI team went QRT on Monday 02/04/2018 @ 16:30UTC with over 37,000 QSOs in the log. The full log is now complete on Clublog ​and our OQRS pages are open via http://www.m0oxo.com/oqrs/logsearch.php During our...

CR3DX – Maderia

Tibor, OM3RM will be active from Porto Moniz, Madeira as CR3DX during the CQWW WPX CW contest (May 26-27). Outside contest QRV on 80-10m as CT9ABN between May 19-29, 2018. QSL via OM2VL.

EA8/DG5LAC – Canaries, AF-004

Mike, DG5LAC wil be active from Fuerteventura AF-004, Canary Islands as EA8/DG5LAC during April 14-28, 2018. QRV on SSB & FT8. QSL via H/c.

Announcing IOTA activities

The new "Islands On The Air" website - unlike the old RSGB IOTA website - does not allow readers or users to upload or announce details of any particular island activities they may have planned for...

3B8/F4BKV – Mauritius

Recently active from Rodrigues as 3B9/F4BKV, Vincent is now on Mauritius awaiting the arrival of the remaining & earlier delayed 3B7A team members. While waiting he will set up a small antenna and be QRV...

C5WP – The Gambia

NEWS UPDATE - C5WP goes FT8 on 60m Pedro updates DX-World that from April 2nd till 13th he will be doing some charity work in the Gambia staying at his "Kerr Pedro" compound in Buntung...

3B9/F4BKV – Rodrigues Island

3B7A team member, Vincent F4BKV, is currently QRV from Rodrigues Island as 3B9/F4BKV. Activity on 40 & 15SSB. QSL via H/c.

D44CH – Cape Verde

David, CT1EKU is active from Sal Island, AF-086 as D44CH until April 6, 2018. QRV on HF bands, SSB and FT8. QSL via LoTW, eQSL.

D4IA – Cape Verde

CT1IUA Mike, will be active from Sal Island, AF-086, Cabo Verde (Cape Verde) as D4IA from April 1-9, 2018. QRV on HF bands, mostly CW. QSL via H/c.

[QRT] 3C0W & 3C3W – Annobon & Eq. Guinea

MARCH 24 -- 3C0W is QRT. The team successfully reached Malabo. They will stay there until Tuesday evening, when flight home is scheduled. But no more activity on the bands is planned from 3C. Over...