Friday, October 19, 2018

RI0B – Arctic Legends IOTA DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE -- We carried out reconnaissance of the island (AS-087). We will land on a sand spit. The weather deteriorates badly, the rain intensifies.  Caught a strong swell when approaching the island. Today, in...

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...

9M0W – Spratly

MARCH 12 - Final day of operations. MARCH 11 -- 4sq at 9M0W, Layang Layang, Spratly (credit KO8SCA) MARCH 10 -- Pictures credit 9M6KOM MARCH 8 -- At 04:25z, 9M0W started operations on 17CW. UPDATE II -- Finally...

P5/3Z9DX – North Korea

NEWS UPDATE - As posted on DX-World twitter page 4 days ago, all recent cluster spots for P5/3Z9DX are fake. Dom is not in North Korea, nor about to return. Furthermore, Dom got in touch...

[QRT] RI0C – Iony Island, AS-069

NEWS UPDATE II @ 2100Z - All RI0C team members now safely on yacht and sailing to Nikolaevsk-on-Amur. NEWS UPDATE @ 0530Z - According to information received from Anastasia (wife of Vasily R7AL), part of...

S21ZAS & S21ZDC – Bangladesh IOTA DXpedition

OCTOBER 23 @ 0830z - S21ZAS now QRV from AS-127. OCTOBER 22 @ 15:00z - The team has a lot of problems of different types on the island. They are all safe and all equipment ok, BUT...

[QRT] S21ZED & S21ZEE – Bangladesh

MARCH 26 -- S21ZEE went off the air March 26, 18:00 GMT when the license expired. In total over 50 000 QSOs were logged with both DX-pedition callsigns according to the latest Clublog upload....

RT9K/9 – “Arctic’s Legend” IOTA DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE -- EXPEDITION CANCELLED. See here MARCH 4 - The team is now on Dikson Island and report all is ok as they continue their journey. FEBRUARY 27 -- The RT9K/9 team reached Sopkarga polar...

R71RRC – Arakamchechen Island, AS-071

NEWS UPDATE Victor, UA3AKO informs the team are going ORT on April, 15 at 0030 UTC. For now they have made more than 4300 contacts and many of them are dupes. APRIL 7 -...

[QRT] 9N7EI – Nepal

NEWS UPDATE - The team went QRT at 12:00z today. They reached their target of 30K QSOs. New pictures added to their website MARCH 18 - Now into our final hours of our operation. Despite...

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...

ZC4A – Cyprus SBA

UPDATE -- Antenna erection progress was slow yesterday due to high winds and heavy rain. Remaining antennas are going up this morning. We operated 160/80/40 metres overnight but suffered receive problems particularly on 160m...

XX9B – Macao DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE -- We are pleased to confirm our final band plan during the XX9B DXpedition to be in the air between Mar 9th, 2018 and Mar 17th, 2018: Mode 160M 80M 40M 30M 20M 17M 15M 12M 10M CW 1.821,5* 3.517 7.017 10.117 14.007 18.087 21.007 24.891 28.007 SSB ---- 3.777 7.060 / 7.167 ---- 14.167 18.137 21.277 24.930 28.477 RTTY ---- ---- 7.047 10.147 14.087 18.107 21.087 24.927 28.087 FT8 1.840 3.573 7.074 10.136 14.074 18.100 21.074 24.915 28.074 * We will listen...

[QRT] XZ1A – Myanmar

NEWS UPDATE - XZ1A went QRT at 02.00z on Nov 22, 2016. We made about 12,400 QSOs in 4.5 days. Log will uploaded to Club Log and LoTW shortly. Tnx for all QSOs. 73...

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...

[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...

Football World Cup 2018

Dear friends, Unfortunately, my mailbox ua6yw@mail.ru is now blocked. I send info from alternative address kuysokov@bk.ru. The days of our activity have already begun on June 1. Unfortunately, so far few special stations are active....

XU7MDC – Cambodia

NEWS UPDATE - As a wonderful and unforgettable adventure, from the coast of Cambodia, the final act is upon us. Today, in early afternoon, local time, the team are gathering to begin the take down...

B7CRA – Yongxing Island, AS-143

UPDATE - B7CRA website (in Chinese) with further info and pictures. JUNE 13, 2017 -- Dale, BA4TB informs DX-World that the Chinese Radio Amateurs Club (CRAC) will be organizing an IOTA dxpedition to Yongxing Island,...