Wednesday, November 13, 2019

TA0/R7AL & TA0/RK8A – Turkish IOTA trip

NEWS UPDATE - It was reported on the IOTA-chasers reflector that AS-123 activity will not happen. Apparently, there is a NATO base nearby, and the island is closed. AS-115 plan is still on. NOVEMBER 7,...

YB9/DL3KZA – Sumbawa & Lombok OC-150

Burkhard, YB9/DL3KZA informs DX-World that he will be QRV together with Indonesian friends between November 14 to December 2, 2019 from the islands of Sumbawa and Lombok, OC-150. Activity on SSB and FT8, holiday...

8Q7XR – Maldives

Roly, ZL1BQD will be active as 8Q7XR from the Maldives during November 10-30, 2019. QRV on 80-10m, CW, SSB & FT8. QSL via H/c.

E44C – Palestine DXpedition 2020

The next DXpedition by F6KOP Team is to Palestine in February 2020. Full info found here

8Q7KX – Maldives

Tommy, DL8KX will be active from Baa Atoll, Maldives as 8Q7KX during November 10-17, 2019. QRV with 100W and HyEnd Fed antennas for 40m/30m/20m/15m/10m. CW only. Online log will be updated on a daily...

JS6UEA – Okinawa, AS-017

Markus, DJ4EL informs DX-World that he will be active as JS6UEA from Yomitan, Okinawa, AS-017 during October 13-25, 2019. QRV on 20m using a quad antenna; other bands possible if propagation allows.

XV9DXB – Vietnam

Operating from his second home, look for Sven HB9DXB to again be active from Nha Trang, Vietnam as XV9DXB during the CQWW CW contest. Activity before/after contest too. QSL via EB7DX.

VU7RI – Lakshadweep Islands

NEWS UPDATES OCTOBER 22 - One of our team could not land due to weather conditions and his flight had to return back. He is now waiting to depart from the mainland later. Weather is extremely...

T6A & T6AA – Afghanistan

Robert, S53R will be active from Kabul, Afghanistan starting early September 2019 for up to two years. QRV as T6AA. During major contests he will run as T6A. QSL via H/c, LoTW.

CQWW SSB 2019

Good luck to all participants. A consolidated listing of stations taking part in the contest this weekend can be found here

DX-World Flag/T-shirt Gallery

It's become very apparent over the years that many operators or teams have a DX-World flag / or t-shirt on their possession and decide to take pictures. Unfortunately, until now, I did not keep...

3W9A – Vietnam

Alex, KU1CW will be active from Vietnam as 3W9A during October 20-28, 2019. Participation in CQWW DX SSB contest. Outside contest QRV on 80-10m. QSL via LoTW.

Announcing IOTA activities

The new "Islands On The Air" website - unlike the old RSGB IOTA website - does not allow readers or users to upload or announce details of any particular island activities they may have planned for...

JK3ZXK/2 – Suga Island, AS-206

NEWS UPDATE - Due to Typhoon Hagibis, this IOTA expedition is rearranged to November 2-4, 2019. OCTOBER 3, 2019 -- Nara DX Association will be active from Suga Island, AS-206 as JK3ZXK/2 between October 12...

JF1CCH/0 & JQ1SUO/0 – Sado Island AS-206

Ted, JF1CCH and Eiji, JQ1SUO will be active from Sado Island AS-206 during October 19-21, 2019. QRV on HF bands; CW/FT8/SSB. QSL via H/cs.

ZC4UW – UK Sovereign Base Area, Cyprus

A group from Cambridge University Wireless Society will be QRV from the UK Sovereign Base Area on Cyprus as ZC4UW from 2-7 January with a maximum of 4 stations. Ops are likely to include...

QSL preview – 8Q7GB

Thanks to Gil, IZ2DLV for sending the preview. He was active from Nika Island, Maldives as 8Q7GB in August 2019.
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Video – EP6RRC Shif Isl, AS-189

EP6RRC took place last November. This was a Russian Robinson Club DXpedition to Shif Island, AS-189 (new IOTA at the time).

TC0F – Bozcaada Island, AS-099

A group consisting of TA0G, TA1U, TA2BN, TA2DO, TB0BBB, TA1CQ, TA1HZ, TA1CR & TA7AZC will be active as TC0F from Bozcaada, AS-099 during the CQWW SSB Contest 2019. It will be a Multi Op-Single...

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...