Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Z6/EI5GM & Z6/EI9FBB – Kosovo

NEWS UPDATE - Greetings from Dave Z6/EI9FBB and Jeremy Z6/EI5GM ! OCTOBER 25, 2018 -- Jeremy EI5GM and Dave EI9FBB will be active from Kosovo as Z6/EI5GM & Z6/EI9FBB during October 30 to November 5,...

ZA/OU2I – Albania

Henning, OZ1BII / OU2I will be active from Albania as ZA/OU2I during November 21-26, 2018. QRV on CW only, WARC bands. Participation in CQWW WPX Contest, CW. QSL via OU2I.

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,...

8S2K – Kataja Island, EU-192NEW

A group of five SM6-hams will activate Kataja Island EU-192NEW in late May or first week of June 2019.  Or as soon as ice conditions are gone, and transport by boat is acceptable by locals. Transport...

Activation of Kataja Island, EU-192NEW

POSTPONED - see comment below. Members of Invoker Team announce they plan to be active from Kataja Island, EU-192NEW before the end of October. A team is assembled. More news to follow soon..

New IOTA groups announced

At the 2018 RSGB Convention it was announced a further 6 new IOTA groups would be added to the IOTA Directory. As follows: EU-192 OH/SM - Kataja Island (Finland/Sweden) OC-297 FO - Morane Atoll (Tuamotu,...

F/DL8JJ/P – Ile de la Tradeliere, EU-058

Emil, DL8JJ will try to be on air from the never before activated Ile de la Tradeliere (part of the EU-058 group) during October 3-6, 2018. Activation depending on boat, weather etc. QRV on...

JW/DL4APJ & JW/DJ2AX – Svalbard

Torsten, DL4APJ and Peter, DJ2AX will be active from Svalbard as JW/DL4APJ and JW/DJ2AX during September 20-25, 2018. QRV on HF bands. QSL via H/cs.

OJ0W – Market Reef

Pasi, OH3WS will again be active from Market Reef as OJ0W between September 22-29, 2018. QRV during spare time, mostly CW. QSL via H/c.

OJ0DX – Market Reef

DL3DXX, DL5LYM, DL5SE are currently active from Market Reef as OJ0DX. Focus on 160, 80 & 60m. QSL via DL3DXX.

DXpediton to St Marcouf Island, EU-081

Info from Emil, DL8JJ - A dream of Laura Bergmann DL2JJ will soon come true! She wrote in her wish list at HAM Radio exam that she would love to visit Saint-Marcouf Island and...

DXpedition to Tombelaine Island, EU-156

A team of young German hams will try to operate from Tombelaine Island EU-156 sometime between September 11th and 14th. As access to the island is very dependent on weather and tidal conditions so...

T71A, T71B & T71C – San Marino

The Amateur Radio Association of the Republic of San Marino is happy to announce a special activity from the Three Towers of San Marino, a group of towers located on the three peaks of...

Z68UR – Kosovo

UPDATE - Website now online Max, ON5UR plans activity from Kosovo as Z68UR during September 20-30, 2018. His QTH will be near the border with Albania.

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...

[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...

TK19IOTA – Corsica IOTA tour

Laurent, F8BBL plans to be active from Corsica during August 31 to September 15, 2019 and QRV as TK19IOTA from the following IOTA groups. Corsica EU-014 Iles Cerbicale EU-100 Lavezzi Archipelago EU-164 Sanguinaires Islands...

OJ0C – Market Reef

AUGUST 18, 2018 - On Friday evening the group gathered at the Eckerö Hotel (OH0) for OJ0C briefing and setting up the strategy for variety of the element for their week at sea in...
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MN0GKL – Rathlin Island EU-122

Members of the Bushvalley Amateur Radio Club will be active from Rathlin Island EU-122 as MN0GKL on August 18th. This ties in with the Lighthouses on the Air weekend. QRV on HF bands (plus...

SV8/IQ8YZ – Meganisi Island EU-052

A team consisting IK8BYP, IK8TNG and IZ8CKY will be active from Meganisi island EU-052 as SV8/IQ8YZ during October 7-13, 2018. This particular island has not been activated for about 10 years. QRV on HF...