Wednesday, May 24, 2017

E31A – Eritrea

UPDATE -- On May 24 the E31A team will be guests and join the 26 Anniversary of the state of Eritrea (National Day) celebration. They will QRT station around 1000z - 1300z (4 hrs)...

5T5OK – Mauritania

Dates: Arrival - 15th September 2017, Departure - 29th September 2017. On air approx: limited/building up 16, 17th, full operation planned from 18th till 26th, limited/dismantling 27th/28th. Call sign: 5T5OK Operators: Petr OK1BOA, Palo OK1CRM, David OK6DJ,...

S79NH – Seychelles

Nobuaki, JA0JHQ will be active from Praslin Island, Seychelles as S79NH between July 26-31, 2017. Participation in IOTA contest. QRV mainly CW/RTTY, some SSB. QSL via LoTW. More info here

ZS9V – Robben Island, AF-064

NEWS UPDATE - ZS9V will again be active from Robben Island, IOTA AF-064 during August 9-13, 2017. QSL via M0OXO. JULY 23, 2016 -- During the International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend (August 19-21), look for ZS9V...

V51/ TA1HZ – Namibia

Tevfik, TA1HZ will again be active from Swakopmund Beach Hotel, Namibia as V51/TA1HZ during the CQ WW DX SSB contst (October 28-29, 2017). Expect activity before/after contest. QSL via LZ3HI.

D2TI – Tigres Island AF-108

MAY 15, 2017 -- Finally, D2TI license has been received. This is the DXpedition callsign. Updates will follow throughout the year. MAY 3, 2017 -- Due to circumstances outwith the team's control, this IOTA DXpedition has...

5Z4/OZ1AA – Kenya

UPDATE - During May 25-29, Thomas will be active from Lamu Island AF-040 Thomas, OZ1AA is now active from Kenya, staying there until June 15th. QRV when time permits as 5Z4/OZ1AA. QSL via OZ1ACB, Club...

Z25DX – Zimbabwe

Tom, KC0W will be active from Zimbabwe as Z25DX between May 23 to June 18, 2017. QRV on 80-6m, CW. QSL via H/c. (This is the first time a Z25 prefix has been issued.)

QSL card preview – A25UK

With thanks to QSL manager, M0OXO and the A25UK team. Cards on the way soon.

Activation of Baiyah Island, AF-111P – Liberia

UPDATE - informs that a team of four or five seasoned IOTA activators is planning a 3-4 day activity from Baiyah Island AF-111P later this year. Dates to be determined, but probably sometime...

CT9/R7KW & CT9/YL3JM – Maderia

Serge CT9/R7KW and Oleg CT9/YL3JM are planning to be active again from Madeira Island AF-014 between May 25-28 with participation in CQ WW WPX CW Contest. QSL via K2PF (OQRS on Clublog preferable).

TJ3PD – Cameroon

Dan, AA9WO is now active from Yaounde, Cameroon as TJ3PD. Activity so far on 20m SSB. Today was his first day active. Paperwork sent to ARRL for DXCC credit soon.

S07X – Western Sahara

The ARA is organizing in collaboration with the URS (Sahraoui Amateur Radio Union) and the RASD embassy in Algiers a DXpedition to Bir Lahlou locator IL56FI from 11th to 15th May 2017. Callsign: S07X The operators...

TN5E – Congo

Ken, LA7GIA will be active from Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo as TN5E between May 25 to June 4, 2017. QRV on 80-10m. QSL via M0OXO, LoTW, OQRS.

9L1T – Sherbro Island, AF-056 – Sierra Leone

The Italian DXpedition Team announces their next DXpedition will be in mid-March 2018 from Sherbro Island AF-056, Sierra Leone as 9L1T. The team will be composed of I1HJT I2YSB IK2CIO IK2CKR IK2DIA IK2HKT and JA3USA. They...

TR8CR – Gabon

Roland, F8EN will be active from Libreville, Gabon as TR8CR between May 18 to June 3, 2017. QRV on 20 & 30m, CW. QSL via F6AJA. Logs here

A25AL – Botswana

Alex, IW5ELA will be active as A25AL from the Okavango area of Botswana during September 7-15, 2017. QRV using vertical; CW. QSL via H/c.

FR/F4HPX – Reunion Island

Thomas, F4HPX will be active from Reunion as FR/F4HPX between June 4-16, 2017. QRV on 40-15m CW, SSB & Digi. QSL via H/c, LoTW, eQSL, Club Log OQRS.

5A5A – Libya

NEWS - Dima 5A5A updates that he has found a new (better) QTH and will try move there tomorrow. If all goes well he will operate on 80m, possibly 160m. April 19 -- Dima, RA9USU...

QSL preview – J5B & J5W

Dear friends, In less than a week after our arrival from our last DXpedition to Guinea-Bissau as J5B & J5W (IOTA AF-020) we are pleased to show you the QSL card that is ready for...