Wednesday, September 19, 2018

JD1BNA – Ogasawara

Kazu, JD1BNA will be active from Hahajima Island, Ogasawara during October 24-28, 2018. QRV mainly on 80/40 & 160m. QSL via JL1UTS (direct).

8Q7SD – Maldives

Shinji, JF2SDR he will be active Halaveli Island, Alifu Alifu Atoll, Maldives as 8Q7SD during September 20-25, 2018. QRV holiday style on 30-10m; CW, SSB, & RTTY. QSL via H/c, eQSL.

RI0B – Arctic Legends IOTA DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE -- The main generator failed. Second half of last day they worked using 100 Watts only. Tomorrow they will leave AS-104 and go to AS-087. AS-068 won't be activated - they are...

[UPDATE] XZ2A – Myanmar

NEWS UPDATE by XZ2A -- The station is currently off the air (on all bands), while I wait for an extension of my operating permit. This was applied for about 2 weeks ago, but...

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...

[UPCOMING] EX0PL – Kyrgyzstan

The SP9KAT DX Team (consisting SP9ONC, SP9OUV, SP9ETE, SQ9IWS, SP9AMF, SQ9OUK, SP9NLT, SQ9MCI, SP9SCZ, SP9IVD, SP9MZH and SP9DEM) will be active from Kyrgyzstan as EX0PL between September 1-10, 2018. QRV on HF. QSL via...

XX9D – Macao

NEWS UPDATE - A 15-man team will again be active as XX9D during February 11-26, 2019. Website FEBRUARY 24, 2017 - XX9D will be QRT on February 26, 24 UTC. In the last 12 hours...

A5A – Bhutan

NEWS UPDATE - A5A will be active again between Sep 4-14, 2018. Zorro, JH1AJT will travel to Bhutan with Champ, E21EIC. Main purpose to meet with the foreign ministry to continue discussions on the outcome and...

C4II – Ayios Yeoryios Island, AS-120

NEWS UPDATE - Due to high seas around Ayios Yeoryios Island, the team decided to activate Manijin Island instead. This too counts for AS-120. AUGUST 24 - DX-World will be updated infrequently for the new...

RT65KI – Idlidlya Island, AS-065

AUGUST 21 - The team is doing well but having some trouble with beam and 20m vertical antenna. They will try to fix tomorrow and install 4SQ antenna for 40m. All team members are...

[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...

B7/BD7IHN – Weizhou Island AS-139

NEWS UPDATE - Due to typhoon activity, this activity has been cancelled since the ferry cannot leave port. Zhao, BD7IHN informs that he will be active from Weizhou Island AS-139 on August 9th. QRV holiday-style...

XU7AEX – Cambodia

Rene, F6CTW is currently active from Phnom Penh, Cambodia as XU7AEX until August 20, 2018. QRV on 15-17-20m, CW. QSL via H/c.

RA/DL8JJ – Kamchatka, Russia

Emil, DL8JJ informs DX-World readers: It's that time again and within a few days the next adventures are waiting for me: As tour guides & mountain guides of a group in Kamchatka from 05.08.2018 -...

CQ MERDEKA Event

Special event callsigns to support the 61st Malaysia Independent Day 2018 Date: Start - 01 August 2018. End  01 September 2018. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE GO TO THIS WEBSITE: www.9mdxc.com/cq9m 61st Anniversary Celebration of the 61st Anniversary...

3W9JK & 3W9JK/P – Vietnam

Jacek, SP5APW informs DX-World that he's going to visit Vietnam in September. He will work from Cham Island (AS-162) during 15-22 September and then 22-27 from Hoi An (mainland). The callsigns are: 3W9JK/P (mainland) and 3W9JK (Cham)....

BY4JN – Lingshan Island AS-150

A large group of BY hams will be activating Lingshan island AS-150 in the 2018 IOTA contest as BY4JN. QSL via BI4IZ. **For a consolidated list of all IOTA activities during the contest, check here
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8Q7EC – Maldives

Christian, OE3DEC will be active from Biyadhoo island, Maldives as 8Q7EC during September 14-23, 2018. QRV on HF bands. QSL via H/c.

JD1YAB/JD1 – Minami Torishima

JD1YAB/JD1 is now active from Minami Torishima until early August 2018. QRV when time permits mainly on 15 & 17m. QSL via JS1LMG.
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8Q7IP – Maldives

Gabor, HA3JB will be active from Hulhumale Island, Maldives as 8Q7IP during September 19-30, 2018. QRV on 80-10m CW, SSB, RTTY, FT8. Participation in the CQWW RTTY Contest. QSL via H/c.