Sunday, September 22, 2019

International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend

Now in its 31st year, the International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend is almost upon us. A full list of participants is here. Very often some rare or unusual IOTA activities also hit the airwaves. ...

International DX-World Gathering?

In an ambitious move, DX-World is looking at the possibility of creating and hosting a yearly International DX-World Gathering - with the prime aim of bringing website readers, DXpeditioners, IOTA enthusiasts, SWL's, DXers, speakers, advertisers...

5C9A – Los Farallones Island, AF-118NEW

See here for why this expedition was cancelled as some of the team were about to board their plane.

7V9A – Srigina Island, AF-104

Afif, 7X2RO informs DX-World that he, 7X5QB, 7X2WB and DL8CX will be active as 7V9A from Srigina island AF 104 during July 25-29, 2019. QRV on HF bands, CW/SSB. Participation in the IOTA contest.

IOTA Contest 2019

Bookmark ADXO for regularly updated participants in this years' IOTA contest. Keep an eye on the IOTA page of DX-World too.

5H1XY – Tanzania

Fabian, DF3XY informs that he's now active from Zanzibar Island, Tanzania as 5H1XY. QRV on HF bands. QSL via H/c.

C5SP – The Gambia

Przemyslaw, SP3PS recently got in touch with DX-World: I would like to inform all hams about my next trip to the Gambia, West Africa. I will be active from July 23 to August 5 this...

5H3EME & 5H3UA – Tanzania

Alex K2BB, Pavel UU0JR + others will be active from Zanzibar (IOTA AF-032) as 5H3EME & 5H3UA during November 15-30, 2019 (approx). QRV on HF/VHF CW/SSB/Digi/EME. Participation in CQWW DX CW contest. EME activity...

TR8CR – Gabon

Look for Roland to again be active from Libreville, Gabon during October-December 2019. QRV on 40-17, CW. QSL via F6AJA. Previous logs here

ZS9V – Robben Island, AF-064

NEWS UPDATE -- ZS9V team will again be operating from Robben Island (IOTA AF-064) from the evening of 15th August until sometime on the 20th. This covers the weekend of ILLW. Same as last year (SSB...

J28PJ/P – Moucha Island, AF-053

On september-October will be active from Moucha Island AF053 during some weekend (ft8 ssb)— J28PJ (@J28Pj) July 7, 2019

D44TEG – Cape Verde

Lukas, HB9EBT will be active from Santiago island, Cape Verde (AF-005) as D44TEG during July 22-29, 2019. QRV on 40-10m, CW. QSL via H/c.

7P8AO – Lesotho

Pista HA5AO will return to Lesotho on 1st October and plans to stay till 19th October. He will again use the 7P8AO call sign. Flight and room at Molengoane Lodge is also booked. Due...

Z81D – South Sudan

Diya, YI1DZ will again be active from Juba, South Sudan as Z81D during June 22 to October 10, 2019. Activity on 80-10m, SSB & FT8 in spare time. QSL via OM3JW, OQRS.

5X7W – Uganda

Look for Anders, SM0HPL to again be active from Kampala, Uganda as 5X7W until July 6, 2019. QRV during spare-time, QRP on 20m; FT8, JT65 & CW. QSL via H/c; LoTW/Club Log.

QSL preview – S9A

With thanks to David, EB7DX.

5H3CA & 5H3RRC – Mafia Island, AF-054

Elena, RC5A and Yuri, RM0F will be active from Mafia Island, AF-054 (Tanzania) during September 29 to October 5, 2019. QRV on 160-10m, CW/SSB. QSL via RC5A.

[QRT] S9A – Sao Tome & Principe

NEWS UPDATE - S9A is now QRT. JUNE 9, 2019 - David, EB7DX informs that the team are listening on 50313 (FT8) for most part of everyday but so far have no propagation on that...

9G5W – Ghana

S50A, S50R, S51DS, S51DS, S51TC, S51ZJ, S54W & S57UN will be active from Kokrobite, Ghana as 9G5W during November 16-27, 2019. Participation in the CQWW DX CW Contest (November 23-24). QSL via S54W, LoTW,...

[REMINDER] 9G5GS – Ghana

9G5GS will again be active from Sanzule, Ellembelle District, Ghana between June 7 to July 2, 2019. QRV on 6m to 160m, using mostly FT8 Fox/Hound and SSB. LoTW now available, also QSL Direct...