Tuesday, June 19, 2018

VQ917JC – Diego Garcia

MARCH 19 -- The VQ917JC license I asked for just came through, so start looking for Jim ND9M to be on the air as VQ917JC. Jim told OPDX he will not make an effort...

TN5E – Congo

NEWS UPDATE -- TN5E is QRT with 12000 Qs in 9 days. JUNE 1 - QSL preview of TN5E card (above) MAY 25 -- TN5E now QRV (recording by PA2LO) Image courtesy LA7GIA. Beam is up 25m. MAY 9...

J5B & J5W – Guinea Bissau

Josep, EA3BT and Nuria, EA3WL inform DX-World they will be active from Rubane Island, Bijagos Archipelago, AF-020 as J5B & J5W between April 7-15, 2017. QRV on 40-6m (possibly 80m), CW/SSB/RTTY. QSL both calls...

5N7ATI/4 – Bonny Island, AF-076

NEWS UPDATE -- The short 5N7ATI/4 activity to Bonny Island AF-076 brought 53 QSOs in the log. Uli used a TenTec Scout and GPA on 20m in SSB. Log is uploaded on Club Log...

Many thanks!

NEWS UPDATE -- Dear DX-World. We are very happy to inform you that ARA position towards OPGI is up to date now (no more debt, see document below). ARA members will never forget your...

3B8TX – Mauritius

Bernie ZS4TX informs: I will be active from the northwest coast of Mauritius from 16 - 19 September 2016 as part of a short visit to the island. 3B8TX allocated by ICTA. Mauritius is not...

TZ5XR – Mali

NEWS UPDATE - TZ5XR informs he will be quite active during the next 10 days. APRIL 11, 2017 - TZ5XR will be off air from Mali starting April 12 until the beginning of May. Activity...

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,...

XT2AW – Burkina Faso

Harald, DF2WO is returning to Burkina Faso and will be active again as XT2AW from March 19 to April 15, 2018. QRV on HF, Digi/CW/SSB. QSL via M0OXO.

5N7Q – Nigeria

Bodo, DF8DX will be in Nigeria from 12-16 November 2017. He will take some equipment to be QRV again as 5N7Q. If you hear him with big signal, then he is QRV from the...

S9BT & S9WL – Sao Tome

UPDATE @ 16:50z - Now QRV:   September 26 @ 12:45Z - QRV in a few hours. Now on AF-023 mounting antennas. September 25 - Josep and Nuria have now landed at Sao Tome airport. They are staying...

7P8EUDXF – Lesotho

NEWS UPDATE -- Pista HA5AO is operating from the Molangoane Lodge, near Ha Ntsi. The lodge is located on a plateau with no high mountains nearby. The take off to the N and NW...

9X2AW – Rwanda

NEWS UPDATE - 9X2AW will again be active June 5-24, 2018. MARCH 27, 2017 - Harald, DF2WO will again be active from Kigali, Rwanda as 9X2AW between November 15-30, 2017. MARCH 10, 2017 -- Harald will...

3V8CQ – Djerba Island, AF-083

NEWS UPDATE --  Unfortunately, due to a family (medical) emergency at the last minute, Col MM0NDX had to withdraw from this IOTA DXpedition. Dave EI9FBB will now operate solo as 3V8CQ. QSL via EI9FBB. DECEMBER...

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...

[UPCOMING] D68I – Comoros

IK5BCM, IK5CBE & IK5CRH will be active from the Comoros as D68I between January 28 to February 10, 2018. QRV on 80-10m; CW/SSB/Digi. QSL via IK5CRH. Webpage

3B9HA – Rodrigues Island

Olof, G0CKV will again be active from Rodrigues Island as 3B9HA between November 23 to December 12, 2017. QRV on CW. Participation in the CQWW DX CW Contest and focus on the low bands...

TY1TT – Benin

NEWS UPDATE & pictures by Wim TY1TT -- Since I arrived we had a big tropical storm here. Almost every day thunder and lightning. My 160 and 80m antenna's working very well, but it is full...

5H1XX – Zanzibar, Tanzania

UPDATE - Alex, UX0LL and Alex, UT5UY will be active as 5H1XX from Zanzibar Island (AF-032) on 13-22 August. QSL via M0URX.

5C5AF – Mogador Island, AF-065

NEWS UPDATE - The following pictures of the 5C5AF activity were sent by I8LWL (many thanks!) APRIL 13, 2018 -- A large team of Moroccan operators will be active as 5C5AF from Mogador Island, AF-065...