Monday, June 18, 2018

Approved for DXCC – P5/3Z9DX

P5/3Z9DX -- Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea The ARRL DXCC Department has approved for DXCC credit the unexpected P5/3Z9DX “demonstration” operation from North Korea last December. Well-travelled Polish DXer Dom Grzyb, 3Z9DX, has...

JD1YBV – Ogasawara

The Japan Amateur Radio Development Association (JARD) was established in 1991, and to celebrate its Silver Jubilee, look for JD1YBV from Chichijima Island (AS-031) between August 23-28, 2016. Activity will be on 40-6 meters...

As 2015 comes to a close..

Ninety-four pages (or 940 posts) of a DX-filled 2015 start here Work your way forward to page 1 to most recent news entries whilst remembering what the last 12 months DX brought you! Keep it DX-World for...

Poll – IOTA Performance Listings

This is the 3rd DX-World poll in as many weeks and we think readers enjoy the concept. The 2018 IOTA Performance Listing was recently published on the IOTA World website so we thought to breakdown...

9N1DX – Nepal

My name is Tejaswita Kharel and I'm the youngest Ham Radio Operator in Nepal. I'm doing my A Levels course at Rato Bangala School, Patan, Nepal. My father is the first native Ham Radio Operator...

JT0YPS, JT0YTX & JT0YGC – Mongolia

A DXpedition to Lake Tolbo Nuur, Mongolia is planned from 19 to 24 July 2016. Team members JT0YPS (UA9YPS), JT0YTX (RA9YTX), JT0YGC (RA9YGC). QRV on HF and VHF bands 80-6m and 2m EME. QSL...

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...

3W2LI/PD9DX – Vietnam

Dervin, PD9DX is currently active as 3W2LI/PD9DX from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. QRV until October 29th on HF bands, SSB. QSL via PD9DX. FIRST FOR DX NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET

8Q7XG – Maldives

Haru, JA1XGI has announced he will be visiting the Maldives during mid-October and plans to be QRV holiday-style as 8Q7XG. QSL via H/c.

B9/BY9GA – Gansu, China

Dale BA4TB and others will be active as B9/BY9GA from Zone 23 (Gansu) between October 20-28, 2013 (CQ WW SSB contest included). In addition, BJ9TA will be QRV on 6m and up (EME included) during...

RU0ZM/0 – Penzhinsk region, Kamchatka

Victor, RU0ZM is now on his way to the village of Kamenka, Penzhinsk region of Kamchatka (UA0X). According to the RDA program this is a very rare reference number - KT13. During spare time, he will...

XW7FG – Laos

Makoto, JA7FGI will be active from Vientiane, Laos as XW7FG between March 29 to April 4, 2016. QRV 80-6m, SSB/RTTY and maybe PSK31. Focus on higher bands. QSL via H/c, eQSL. FIRST FOR DX NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET

B5C – Qingbang Island, AS-137

During the IOTA contest, a Chinese team (BD4TS, BH4TVU, BI4SCC, BH4SQE and BD4SS) will be active from Qingbang Island AS-137 as B5C. Also QRV before/after contest as B5/homecalls. B5C via BA4TB.

[UPDATE] A7/MW0BRO – Qatar

Martin, MW0BRO updates DX-World readers regarding his planned A7/MW0BRO activity. "Disappointed not to get my A7/MW0BRO callsign despite jumping through all the hoops, licence application, airline tickets, passport copy, home licence copy, letter of approval...

For you to own – Signed VP8STI/SGI flags!

AUCTION FINISHED - WINNER BELOW! Winner -- I2HBW / W4HBW

V84YL – Brunei

UPCOMING - A YL-group consisting JR3MVF, F5RPB, IT9ESZ and DJ6US will be active from Brunei as V84YL between November 5-10, 2014. QRV on HF bands, CW/SSB. QSL via DJ6US. FIRST FOR DX NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET

20th anniversary of Russian Robinson Club

UPDATE - provisional timetable adjusted below. 1. July 8-12 - R20RRC/0 - Sakhalin Is. AS-018 2. July 23-25 - R20RRC/0 - Shikotan Is. AS-062 3. July 24-27 - R20RRC/1 - Morzhovets Is. EU-119 4. IOTA Contest...

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....

QSL preview – A70X (2018)

A70X QSLs for 2018 activation now designed. Will be sent out in a few weeks. 2017 QSL preview can be found here Official A70X website here

XW8XZ – Laos

Steve, 9M6DXX, will be operating holiday style as XW8XZ from near Vientiane, Laos, between 30 March and 3 April. Activity will be SSB only, using 100 watts (the maximum power permitted by the licence)...