Tuesday, April 23, 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...

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...

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...

[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....

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...

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:...

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...

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...

OJ0W – Market Reef

Weather permitting look for Pasi, OH3WS to be again active from Market Reef as OJ0W between May 4-11, 2019. QRV during spare time, mostly CW, 60 & 30m. 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.

OH10X – Inakari island EU-192 NEW

PICTURES COURTESY PG5M New IOTA on Ice DXpedition Inakari Island coordinates: Lat: 65° 41' 49.4460" Lon: 24° 10' 5.0460" We are proud to announce that a new IOTA island will be activated for the first time by...

Irish Islands IOTA Tour 2018

NEWS UPDATE - At short notice, this weekend (August 4-6), look for EJ0DXG from Little Saltee island EU-007. Activity weather dependent. JULY 16 - This weekend EJ0DXG will QRV from Great Blasket Island EU-007. Ops...

Z66X – Kosovo (FT8 DXpedition)

The Kosovo International Friendship Consortium, Z66X, will activate Kosovo once again beginning July 19 through July 30th with emphasis on FT8 Digital from 80m through 6m and utilizing the recently released DXpedition mode version 1.9.1, downloadable from  https://physics.princeton.edu/pulsar/k1jt/wsjtx.html (Please...

9A90P – Vela Palagruza, EU-090

Eight members of the Radio Club Croatian Flora Fauna will be active from the island of Vela Palagruza (EU-090, CI-084, LH 0057, unfortunately there is no 9AFF reference yet) as 9A90P (9A ninety P)...

Poll – Your Needed / Most Wanted DXCC

VOTING CLOSED Using the excellent Club Log* as a guide, but -- removing modes / bands option -- which DXCC entity / entities do you still need? 1) This poll is mostly for fun and readership...

Hi! On March 26 this year I mentioned that DX-World would be offline for a week during mid-April. That time is fast approaching - as is the J20DX DXpedition I'm part of. Social media sites...