Friday, January 18, 2019

Assistance required – ST2SIX 6m beacon

The Sudanese National Amateur Radio Institute For Development are urgently looking for a (donated) 6m beacon now that they plan to have Sudan QRV on 50Mhz with the call sign ST2SIX. If you can help,...

QSL card preview – 5U9AMO

Thanks M0URX

TO1PF – Piton de la Fournaise Volcano expeditions

UPCOMING: A team consisting of FR1JB, FR1GZ, FR4NP, FR4DJ, FR4OA, FR4OM, FR4OO, FR4OS, FR4OU, FR4OV, FR4PE, FR4PF, FR4PG, FR5CU, FR5FC and FR5HV plan to be active from the UNESCO World Heritage site of the "Peak...

9G5AA – Ghana

Han, PB2T will again be active from Ghana as 9G5AA until July 7, 2014. QRV on HF Bands. QSL via H/c, LoTW. (previous comments remain) FIRST FOR DX NEWS – DX-WORLD.NET

XU7WXA – Cambodia

Alex, M6CFW recently received his license to operate as XU7WXA from Phnom Penh, Cambodia when there visiting for work. Of note, via his QRZ.com entry, Alex states: I will hopefully be operating soon from XY/XZ (Myanmar). Negotiations...

5H1DX – Tanzania

UPDATE: 5H1DX/3 made 810 QSOs from AF-075. Bodo, DF8DX will be active from Tanzania as 5H1DX between April 20-28, 2013. Included in this trip will be activity from the following IOTAs (schedule to change) 5H1DX/3 from...

Upcoming C9 Mozambique DXpedition

N4XP, N1DG, ZS6EZ, ZS6RI, WB4JTT, DJ9ZB, W6OAT, I8NHJ, N6MZ and CT1EEB will be active from Mozambique during mid-October. Focus on lower bands. Website under construction.  

QSL card preview – SU9AF

With thanks to Andrey, RW3AH

5Z4/LA4GHA & 6O0LA – Kenya & Somalia

Roger, LA4GHA is now active from Kenya and Somalia while on work assignment. QRV (160-6 CW, SSB & Digi) until December 2014, look for him to sign 5Z4/LA4GHA or 6O0LA. QSL via LA4GHA.

Prior to ZS8

A farewell dinner was held in support of the team leaving this week. Nadia and Marius will be taking the RAE (radio amateur exam) on the island - a first - and also a first...

5T1FOC – Mauritania

Celebrating the 75th anniversary of the The First Class CW Operators' Club (FOC), look for Jean 5T0JL to be active from May 1-31, 2013 as 5T1FOC. QSL via ON8RA. First Class CW Operators' Club

SU9AF – Egypt

Andy, RW3AH is now QRV from near Cairo as SU9AF. He's using an Icom IC-718, delta-loop for 10/20M and a vertical for 30/17/15/12M. QSL via UA3DX.

NCDXF Major Grant to FT/Z Amsterdam DXpedition

NCDXF Announces Major Grant to FT/Z Amsterdam Island DXpedition The Northern California DX Foundation is pleased to announce a grant of $50,000 to the FT/Z Amsterdam Island DXpedition planned for Jan-Feb 2014. Amsterdam is #4...

INDEXA Amsterdam Island Announcement

INDEXA is pleased to announce that we are generously supporting the just announced major DXpedition to Amsterdam Island, FT/Z. The DXpedition call will be announced later. Amsterdam Island is currently ranked #4 on the...