Saturday, August 18, 2018

7Q7ELA – Malawi

Alex, IW5ELA will be active from Malawi as 7Q7ELA during September 17-26, 2018. QRV on HF bands mainly CW. QSL via IW5ELA (see QRZ for instructions). From 17 until 20 September: Game Haven Lodge ...

DXpedition awards for 3C1L / 3C0L

Yuris, YL2GM informs DX-World of the following: Our previous DX-pedition 3C0L/3C1L received 3 awards: SWODXA DXpedition of the Year 2017 Intrepid Spirit Award GDXF Best DXpediton 2017

6W/ON4AZP – Senegal

Dominic, ON4AZP will be active holiday-style from Senegal as 6W/ON4AZP between June 26 to July 10, 2018. QRV on 40-10m SSB. QSL via H/c.

9L1YXJ – Sierra Leone

NEWS UPDATE - Mark has now received his permanent callsign while in Sierra Leone - look out for 9L1YXJ. NOVEMBER 5, 2018 -- Mark, KW4XJ is on an overseas assignment to Freetown, Sierra Leone....

Football World Cup 2018

Dear friends, Unfortunately, my mailbox is now blocked. I send info from alternative address The days of our activity have already begun on June 1. Unfortunately, so far few special stations are active....

Flying the flag on Sao Tome!

David, EB7DX is currently active from Sao Tome as S9ZZ. Here he is flying the DX-World flag. Thanks David! Logs here

EL2EL – Liberia

Col, MM0NDX plans to return to Liberia later this year (or early 2019) and will again be active as EL2EL. Full info forthcoming as plans develop.

Video – C8T Mozambique

C8T DXpedition to Mozambique was active during early May 2018. Video by Olivier, ON4EI.

S9ZZ – Sao Tome

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....

9X0TA – Rwanda

NEWS UPDATE -- After a long ride back from Pretoria, I’m now back in Kigali. Things are very busy here right now, and likely to get busier in the next few weeks. I’ll try...

Video – 9U4M, Burundi

The 9U4M DXpedition took place in late 2017.

6OX – Somalia

NEWS UPDATE - The licensing office in Hargeisa has now issued Baldur with the callsign 6OX. His previous callsign of 6O0X will no longer be used. MAY 17, 2018 -- Well known DXpeditioner, Baldur DJ6SI,...

3B8/PA3HGT – Mauritius

Hans, PA3HGT is returning to Mauritius and will be active as 3B8/PA3HGT between September 4-24, 2018. QRV on 40, 20, 10; holiday-style. Mostly SSB with some CW & Digi. No LoTW or eQSL. QSL...

IOTA note on AF-111P

BAIYAH & FLAT ISLANDS, LIBERIA -- In view of well-publicised security issues experienced by an unsuccessful DXpedition to Baiyah Island in 2017, DXpeditioners should consider seriously any proposed further attempt to activate this group....

IOTA DXpedition – Carabane Island AF-078, Senegal

Alfredo, IK7JWX informs DX-World that he and team are planning a humanitarian DXpedition to Carabane Island, AF-078 for 10 days in November 2018. Callsign as yet unknown, but they hope to be assigned a...

C8T – Mozambique DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE - The last contacts were made this morning on 20 and 40m, bringing the QSO count to 17880 (for HF). Still waiting for the EME log (now at 300+ ! - and...

[REMINDER] 3B9RUN – Rodrigues

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.

FR/F4HPX – Reunion Island

Thomas, F4HPX will be active from Reunion as FR/F4HPX between May 25 to June 15, 2018. QRV on 40-15m CW, SSB & Digi. QSL via H/c, LoTW, eQSL, Club Log OQRS.

Operations at 1U4UN

NEWS UPDATE -- 1U4UN was again recently active from Bir Tawil. This was a short visit and activity by Dima RA9USU mostly to fix the SWR of the beacon previously installed. Dima mentioned the...

Poll – IOTA Performance Listings

This is the 3rd DX-World poll in as many weeks and we think readers enjoy the concept. The 2018 IOTA Performance Listing was recently published on the IOTA World website so we thought to breakdown...