Thursday, December 13, 2018

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.

XV9D – Vietnam

Mats, RM2D (ex-XV2D) will be active from Phan Thiet, Vietnam as XV9D during November 18 to December 2, 2018. QSL via LoTW. Note: Due to changes in legislation, foreign citizens can now only use call area...

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...

[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...

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)....