Saturday, December 7, 2019

Z60A – Kosovo

APRIL 15 -- Following the LoTW upload of April 1st, the first Kosovo Z60A QSL card arrived in the U.S. during the past week to 92-year old Frank, K4BVQ, allowing him to reach the...

RI1F – Viktoriya Island, EU-190NEW [Franz Josef Land]

OCTOBER 11 -- Polar bears showed a very strong interest in HF and VHF! On the last day at camp they had 8 bears visit. They loaded the yacht in about two days and...

SV2ASP – Monk Apollo S.K

NEWS UPDATE - Kostas  SV1DPI writes: A very closed friend of mine, Monk Apollo SV2ASP, passed away at 20:45 UTC on 5/5/2019. His funeral will be held in Mount Athos at 09UTC, 6 May 2019....

SV2RSG/A – Mt Athos

NEWS UPDATE - The next Mt Athos activity from Monk Iakovos (SV2RSG/A) should be on or around December 1st. A dipole for 80 & 160m is planned for then. Currently he...

Kosovo’s Z6 Prefix Ruled Illegal

The following is quoted from the ITU website. In the interests of DX news, DX-World has come to the conclusion this latest development is newsworthy and therefore published in full with relevant links. Equally,...

Ham Radio in Turkey

Currently lots of misinformation circulated around the internet with regards ham radio licenses in Turkey being revoked following the recent attempted military coup in that country. It's not true. Here's some quotes from informed...

SV2ASP/A – recovering well.

NEWS UPDATE - A few weeks ago Monk Apollo, SV2ASP/A, had some medical tests done and doctors found a problem. He has since had surgery on his head and is now recovering. Kostas, SV1DPI informs:...

1A0C – SMOM

NEWS UPDATE - Pictures of the current 1A0C activity courtesy @1A0C - twitter. A team consisting EA1SA, EA5EL, EA5KA, EA5KM, EA5RM, EA7AJR, EA7KW, F8ATS, F9IE, IK5RUN, IN3ZNR, IZ4AKS, IW0DJB & LA7GIA will be active from...

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...

SV2/SV1RP/A – Mt Athos – ?

NEWS UPDATE II - To counter SV1BDO's remarks below, we now have a new update from Kostas, SV1DPI and we show in full below: It is shame to post in the DX-World about an operation from Mount...

[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...

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....

JX7GIA – Jan Mayen

NEWS UPDATE - Despite poor propagation, Ken reports he made 650 QSOs. He was on Jan Mayen for 5 hours and says he was very lucky to be allowed a seat on the military...

OJ0W – Market Reef

Weather permitting look for Pasi, OH3WS to be active from Market Reef as OJ0W between October 5-12, 2019. QRV during spare time on 80-30m, CW/SSB. QSL via H/c. *A reminder that the Market Reef 50th...

Market Reef 50th DXCC anniversary!

NORTHERN MARKET REEF, THE OJ0-LAND IS CELEBRATING HER 50TH DXCC YEAR DXOTICA FROM 1969 TO 2019 OJ0O - AUGUST 17 to 24, 2019 NEWS UPDATE -- Multiple OJ0 callsigns were activated during the summer season 2019...

RI1FJ – Franz Josef Land

NEWS UPDATE - Eugeny RI1FJ is returning to F.J.L (Heiss Island) and is currently in the process of renewing his license. His still is likely from August 2017 to August 2018. QSL via UA2FM. AUGUST...

Z66D – Kosovo

FEBRUARY 26 -- Petr OK1BOA, Palo OK1CRM, David OK6DJ, Petr OK1FCJ, Pavel OK1GK, Ruda OK2ZA, Karel OK2ZI and Ludek OK2ZC will be active from Kosovo as Z66D between April 14-21, 2018. Limited activity / building...

Z66X – Kosovo

In a few days, the Kosovo Friendship Consortium, Z66X will participate in the CQ WPX Contest from the capital, Pristina with the team of OH2BH, Martti, OH2TA, Pekka, Z61DX, Driton and Z62FB, Fehmi.  When not in...

OJ0DX – Market Reef

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

MS0INT – Shiant Isles, EU-112

NEWS - Updates on DX-World will be slower than usual for the next few days due to my participation in this IOTA expedition. All going well with the weather & seas, look for MS0INT...