Tuesday, September 19, 2017

RI1F – Viktoriya Island, EU-190NEW

UPDATE - Latest news update regarding EME operations on Viktoriya Island. AUGUST 11 - Today the second batch of equipment for the RI1F expedition went to Murmansk, weighing 842kg. JUNE 12 - The team will set...

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:...

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...

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...

MS0UKI – Treshnish Isles, EU-108

UPDATE - The team are eagerly watching weather forecasts for their planned activation. So far it seems favourable, albeit changeable. *A brief note that DX-World will be running a reduced free DX news service between Sept...

OJ0BH & OJ0JR – Market Reef

AUGUST 9 -- RADIO ARCALA SALUTES JOE TAYLOR, K1JT AND THE DEVELOPMENT TEAM OF FT8 MODE ON HF PLUS ACTIVATE 4M MS FSK441 AND 60M. MARKET REEF, OJ0BH/OJ0JR QRV: 12th–19th August 2017. Tuning the poor 20m band month...

OJ0DX – Market Reef

German operators DL2JRM, DL3DXX, DJ4MF and DO2XX will be visiting Market Reef next month in time for the Worked All Europe CW Contest. All going well, QRV as OJ0DX between August 11-16. Two stations...

OJ0JR – Market Reef

Henri, OH3JR will be active from Market Reef as OJ0JR between May 27 to June 2, 2017. QRV on 80-4m, CW/SSB/RTTY. QSL via H/c.

ZA/ZA1P – Albania

A Polish team consisting SP9FIH, SP2FUD, SP6CIK, SP6JZL SP6OJK and SP9TCE will be active from Shqipëria, Albania as ZA/ZA1P (call correct!) between September 9-18, 2016. QRV on 160-6m, CW/SSB/RTTY. Website

RK1O/p – Sosnovets island, EU-161

Oleg UA1PBA, Slava RD3MX, Alexei RN1ON, Yuri UA1OC and Alex UA1OJL will be active as RK1O/p from Sosnovets island (IOTA: EU-161, RLHA: RLE-045, WLH: LH-1589, ARLHS: ERU-066; RDA: MU-18) on 1-5 July. They plan to operate CW...

SV2RSG – Mt Athos

  I am Monk Iakovos and I live in Koutloumousiou Holy Monastery in Mt. Athos. I became a Radio Amateur in 2015 after training from George, SV1RP, and exams I took in the Ministry of...

JW7QIA – Svalbard

Peter, LA7QIA will again be active from Spitsbergen, Svalbard as JW7QIA between June 24 to JUly 1, 2017. QRV on HF bands + 6m CW/SSB, possibly 4m. QSL via H/c. Webcam

OJ0B beam update

The group of Market Reef lovers are pleased to inform the DX community that a new Force-12 beam was recently hoisted at the Market Reef lighthouse. Not only Henri, OH3JR uplifted the beam alone...

2015 Russian Arctic Coast Expedition by UA4WHX

NEWS UPDATE - First batch of QSLs are now being received, mainly in Russia so far. Below is a sneak preview of what you can expect. Click "more" to refresh your memory of this most...

OY/ON6NB – Faroe Islands

UPDATE - Pictures of activity found here May 19, 2016 - An 8-man Belgian team will be active from the Faroe Islands as OY/ON6NB between September 15-21, 2016. QRV on 80-6m, SSB, CW, PSK and RTTY;...

OJ0B – Market Reef

NEWS UPDATE - The group found a short weather window late at night in darkness and landed safely on Market Reef. They try to get operational during the day with high winds bothering their...

HB0/GM4UYE – Charity DXpedition to Liechtenstein

Members from Stirling District Amateur Radio Society (GM6NX) and GMDX group will be active from Liechtenstein as HB0/GM4UYE between June 1-6, 2017. Operators are: Hugh GM4UYE, Billy GM0OBX, Jonathan MM0OKG, John 2M0JHN, and newly licensed...

Earthquake – Central Italy

Keep frequency 7060 LSB (+/- 10) clear at all times. This frequency is for emergency communications. Do not operate on 7060Mhz. (Nighttime freq: 3860 LSB)

4JF1EU – Azerbaijan

A special callsign dedicated to Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe which takes place in Baku, the capital of the Azerbaijan Republic, for the second time from 23 to 25 June 2017. 4JF1EU will...