Friday, September 21, 2018

RA9USU recently kidnapped.

In Russian, this video is of an interview with well known DXpeditioner and world traveller, Dima Zhikarev, RA9USU, who was recently detained in an illegal jail in the "free-zone" of Cairo International airport. Dima explains...

[POSTPONED] 5C9A – Los Farallones Island, AF-118NEW

NEWS UPDATE - Navy and Government permission has not been given therefore this planned expedition is currently postponed. JUNE 28, 2018 -- Planning is now underway for an international team of IOTA activators to QRV...

Z23MD – Zimbabwe

NEWS UPDATE - Team now complete. See here MAY 15, 2018 -- On the road again, and this time on the road to Africa to reach their next QTH on far from Harare: just in...

CT8/R7KW & CT8/YL3JM – Azores

Serge CT8/R7KW and Oleg CT8/YL3JM are planning holiday style activity from Sao Miguel Island, IOTA EU-003 between July 26-29. Oleg will participate in the IOTA Contest as CR2S. After the Contest, Serge is planning few...

3B8/OK2ZI – Mauritius

Karel, OK2ZI will be active from Pointe aux Sable, Mauritius as 3B8/OK2ZI during July 26 to August 4, 2018. QRV on 160-10m, CW/SSB/Digi. QSL via home call, Club Log OQRS & LoTW.

7V9A – Habibas Islands, AF-094

Afif, 7X2RO informs DX-World that he, 7X2KC, 7X2ET, 7X2QC & 7X2DF will be active from Habibas Islands, AF-094 as 7V9A during July 17-21, 2018. QRV in SSB, FT8, Digi; some CW.

[POSTPONED] A25A – Botswana

Andre, NJ0F will be active from the Lotsane Lodge, Tuli Block, Botswana as A25A between July 13-20, 2018. QRV on 80-10m; SSB, CW, RTTY, FT8. QSL via NJ0F.

9X0T & 9X0Y – Rwanda

NEWS UPDATE -- 9X0Y callsign will be used by the team for FT8 contacts only. MAY 15 -- September 26 to October 10 are the dates for the 9X0T DXpedition to Rwanda. Eight operators (I1HJT, I2YSB,...

ZS9V – Robben Island, AF-064

NEWS UPDATE ZS9V team will again be operating from Robben Island (IOTA AF-064) from the evening of 17 August until sometime on Monday 20 August. This is the weekend of ILLW. Same as last...

D44EK – Cape Verde

Christian, M0UPL announces he will be active as D44EK from Sal Island, AF-086, Cape Verde during July 23 to August 7, 2018. QRV on HF; SSB.

Poll – Your Needed / Most Wanted DXCC

VOTING CLOSED Using the excellent Club Log* as a guide, but -- removing modes / bands option -- which DXCC entity / entities do you still need? 1) This poll is mostly for fun and readership...

QSL preview – S9ZZ

Operator EB7DX informs S9ZZ QSLs will be sent out mid-July.

XT2SZZ – Burkina Faso

Slovenian Team (S54W, S57L, S58Y, S59ZZ and S50A) will be active from Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso, October 22 to October 30, 2018 with the callsign XT2SZZ. Participation in CQWW DX Contest Phone as a M/S...

3X/5H9GB – Guinea

Gary, 5H9GB announces he will soon be active from Guinea as 3X/5H9GB. QRV on HF bands. QSL via G4SVV.

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

Video – C8T Mozambique

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