Tuesday, December 11, 2018

9X0T & 9X0Y – Rwanda

JULY 7, 2018 -- 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,...

7Q6M – Malawi

Dan, K6ZO will again be active from Embangweni, Malawias as 7Q6M during October 23-29, 2018. QRV on 160-10m, including participation in the CQWW DX SSB Contest. QSL via H/c.

TO6OK – Mayotte

Czech DX Team (Petr OK1BOA, Petr OK1FCJ, Pavel OK1GK , Ruda OK2ZA, Ludek OK2ZC, Karel OK2ZI, David OK6DJ) have announced they will be active from Mayotte between September 22 to October 4, 2018. ...

6O1OO – Somalia

Ali, EP3CQ recently received his Somalian license (6O1OO). According to his QRZ.com entry, Bio and QSL information will be posted shortly along with frequencies and timetable of operation. QRX for more..

6V1A – Goree Island, AF-045 – Senegal

6W1KI, 6W1PZ, 6W1QL, 6W7JX + others will again be active as 6V1A from Gore Island AF-045 during December 7-9, 2018. ORV on SSB and CW on various bands with two stations.

[CANCELLED] 3DA0AO – Kingdom of eSwatini (Swaziland)

NEWS UPDATE - Due to circumstances beyond his control Pista HA5AO will return to Hungary sooner than planned. He will leave his equipment in the country and return at a future date. Unfortunately, he...

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 ...

ZD9EI – Tristan da Cunha 2019

Tweet by Martin, G3ZAY: At the EI DX Féile Declan EI6FR just announced a late Sept 2019 DXpedition to ZD9 with 9V1YC and EI5IX - subject to confirmation of boat places nearer the time. Requested...

7P8 – Lesotho 2019

Rune LA7THA informs DX-World that he is currently building at team for 7P8 Lesotho. They expect to be QRV in the first part of March 2019. Duration is approx 10 days with focus on...

FR/DJ7RJ & FH/DJ7RJ – Reunion & Mayotte

Willi, DJ7RJ informs DX-World that: I'll be active from Reunion for three weeks in October (9th to 27th). Preferably low bands operation, and afterwards one week in Mayotte!

FR/DL9HAL – Reunion Island

Stephan, DL9HAL announces that "during October 9-27, 2018 I will stay on the island of Reunion and hopefully will be QRV. No expedition, only holiday-style. No schedule. QSL cards will be printed afterwards". More...

[UPDATE] 5E5A – Morocco

NEWS UPDATE - "Due to a strict customs control in Tangier, the Moroccan customs deny our access to the country with our radio equipment - after a long wait of more than 19 hours...

Proposed additions to the IOTA list

IOTA Programme Structure A.4.2 in the 2018 Directory provides for a review of the list of valid island groups to take place every five years. The last such occasion took place in June 2014...

[UPDATE] Where next for LA7GIA?

NEWS UPDATE - Kenneth LA7GIA informs DX-World that he will be active from N'Djamena, Chad during October 9-21, 2018. Full info on his website AUGUST 14 - Kenneth updates: The QTH is secured, the first hotel...

The 3B7A story

We are now back from Saint Brandon 3B7A since 4 months. Time has been spent getting all equipment back home, cleaning and packing everything. QSLs have been designed then printed and sent. LoTW has...
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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...

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.