Friday, January 18, 2019

8Q7JX – Maldives

Masa, JR3RIU informs DX-World that he will be active from the Maldives as 8Q7JX during November 23-25, 2018. QRV mainly for the CQWW CW contest (40-10m). QSL via JR3RIU.

9N7AP – Nepal

Japanese team consisting JA1PFP, JA3RVS, JH3AZC, JH3QFL & JP3EXR are active as 9N7AP from Pokhara, Nepal until October 31, 2018. QRV on 160-6m, plus EME activity; FT8.

QSL preview – 3W9JK

Jacek, SP5APW was active from Vietnam (including AS-162) during September 15-27, 2018. This is his QSL card.

Bhutan DXpedition 2018

UPDATE - Photos by E21EIC of OH2BH and DJ9ZB at mic as A52BH & A52ZB. Bhutan DXpedition and CQ WW DX Contest SSB 2018 Activity between Oct 24 – 30, 2018. QRV: 160-10m Zorro, JH1AJT will travel...

JD1BPH & JI1CRM/JD1 – Ogasawara

Masa, JH1HHC and Hideo, JI1CRM will be active from Komagari, Chichijima Island, Ogasawara as JD1BPH and JI1CRM/JD1 during November 22 to December 7, 2018.

Running costs of DX-World

UPDATE - Thanks a lot to the following readers who very recently & kindly decided to donate: AB3CV, DL1YM, DK3DG, DK3WE, DL3FCG, DJ4MH, DG5LAC, DL5KUD, DM5EM, DK6NJ, DG7NFX, DH7RG, DF8DX, DL9NC, EA5CI, EA7BJ, EI3HA, EU1KY,...

AT4DK – Pamban Island, AS-173

NEWS UPDATE - The callsign AT4DK has been granted for this upcoming IOTA activity. SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 -- A VU team led by VU3NPI (calling themselves Manic Monkeys) will be activating Pamban Island (Dhanushkodi) AS-173...

8Q7PE & 8Q7YC – Maldives

NEWS UPDATE - James, 9V1YC and Wilbert, PE7T are QRV from Ukulhas Island, Alif Alif Atoll, Maldives as 8Q7YC and 8Q7PE.  Oct 12-21.  80m-10m, Mostly CW. QSL: 8Q7YC to W5UE. 8Q7PE PE7T via buro only. JUNE 17, 2016...

XV9WJR – Vietnam

NEWS UPDATE - Look for Bill, XV9WJR to be active from Con Dao, AS-130 during October 12-15, 2018. SEPTEMBER 21 - WA7WJR as XV9WJR will again be operating from Vietnam during October 3-27, 2018. QRV...

8Q7DX – Maldives

Braco, E77DX will be active from Baa Atoll, Maldives as 8Q7DX during November 10-25, 2018. QRV on all HF bands 160-10m and participation in CQ WW DX CW Contest (24hr category). QSL via OE1EMS....

E44WE – Palestine

Janusz, SP9FIH will again be active from Palestine as E44WE between October 27 to November 11, 2018. QRV on 20-10m, possibly low bands; FT8, SSB, RTTY. Participation in the CQWW DX SSB Contest. More...

D70LW/3 – Hwang Island, AS-080

Han, DS2GOO, Rew, DS4NYE, Rocky, HL1VAU, + others from Korea Contest Club will be active from Hwang Island (IOTA AS-080) during October 12th (09:00UTC) to 14th (24:00), 2018. The team will use their homecalls/3 as...

XU7AME – Cambodia

Jaye, VK2SD is currently active from Phnom Penh, Cambodia as XU7AME. QRV on 40 & 20m when time permits until October 16, 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...

XW4XR – Laos

Bruce, AA4XR (3W3B) will again be active again from Laos as XW4XR between October 12-22, 2018. QRV on 40-6m, CW/RTTY/FT-8. QSL via E21EIC/LoTW.

XW1IC – Laos

Champ, E21EIC will again be QRV from Vientiane, Laos as XW1IC during October 12-16, 2018. Activity on 40m to 6m. QSL request via OQRS, LoTW and Bureau to E21EIC.

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.

[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...