Thursday, January 23, 2020


Look for JW/IT9YVO, JW/IT9SSI and JW/IZ7KHR to be active from Svalbard during September 7-10, 2019. QRV on 160-10m; CW, SSB, FT8 from JW5E Club Station. QSL via home calls, LoTW, Club Log OQRS. *Walkabout JW5E...

OY/DL1ZBO, OY/DL5FF & OY/DL2VU – Faroe Islands

DL1ZBO, /DL5FF & DL2VU will be active from the Faroe islands during September 2-12, 2019. QRV on HF bands, CW/SSB/Digi. Participation in CQWW RTTY contest. QSL via H/cs.

DJ4EL & DJ5TM – Scharhörn Island, EU-127

NOTE: Scharhörn was not activated for many years. Latest activity was in 2004.

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...

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...

International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend

Now in its 31st year, the International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend is almost upon us. A full list of participants is here. Very often some rare or unusual IOTA activities also hit the airwaves. ...

YO9KXF/P – Insula Fericirii, EU-191

Dan YO9FNP will again be active from Insula Fericirii EU-191 as YO9KXF/P during August 16-19, 2019. QRV holiday style; 100w and vertical wire antenna; 14 and 7 MHz, mostly CW, but also SSB and...

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...

OY/IZ1AZA – Faroe Islands

Look for Alessandro, IZ1AZA to be active from the Faroe Islands as OY/IZ1AZA during August 21-26, 2019. QRV on 40-10m, CW & SSB. QSL via home call, LoTW, Club Log OQRS.

International DX-World Gathering?

In an ambitious move, DX-World is looking at the possibility of creating and hosting a yearly International DX-World Gathering - with the prime aim of bringing website readers, DXpeditioners, IOTA enthusiasts, SWL's, DXers, speakers, advertisers...

QSL preview – SF2CW

SF2CW took place during July 1 - 3 2019. An IOTA DXpedition to Kataja/Inakari EU-192.

YP0F – Fericirii Island, EU-191

Look for YO3GA, YO4GKP, YO9RYJ, YO9RIJ and others to be active from Fericirii Island EU-191 as YP0F during August 27 to September 1, 2019. QRV on 160-10m, CW/SSB/FT8. Full QSL info on

LZ0I – Sveti Ivan Island, EU-181

K1LZ, LZ1QN, LZ1QV, LZ1YQ, LZ1ZF, LZ3BB, LZ4AE, S55M and Z32ZM will be active from Sveti Ivan Island, EU-181 as LZ0I during the IOTA contest. Multi-2 operation. QSL via BFRA Bureau.

RT5G/1 – Malyy Island, EU-162

R3GM (Dmitry), RA1QQ (Nick), RT9T (Anton) and RX3QAK (Vlad) will be active from Malyy Island (EU-162, RR02-07, RLE-104, MU-05) on 26-30 July, including participation in the IOTA Contest as RT5G/1. It's also possible they...

IOTA Contest 2019

Bookmark ADXO for regularly updated participants in this years' IOTA contest. Keep an eye on the IOTA page of DX-World too.

OH9W/1 – Berghamn Isl, EU-096

OH9W club shall activate Berghamn Island (EU-096) during the IOTA contest as OH9W/1. Operators OH2KW, OH2TA and OH5BQ. QSL via OH5BQ.

OJ9A & OH9A – IOTA EU-192 & EU-126

OJ9A, KATAJA/INAKARI EU-192 AND OH9A, LAPLAND ISLANDS (SELKA-SARVI) EU-126. These two islands, located in the Tornio river delta, will hit the bands for nearly six (6) days on Wednesday, July, 24th until Monday July, 29th, including...

9A2L – Sušac Island, EU-016

Members of the Radio Club Croatian Flora Fauna and friends (9A3DF, 9A3ST, 9A4WY, 9A5M, 9A5YY, 9A6AA + two non-ham persons) will be active in the IOTA contest from the uninhabited island of Sušac, on...

UR1G – Kalanchakskiye Islands, EU-179

Look for UR8GX, UR3GO, UT3GB, US0GJ and UV5QQ to be active from Kalanchakskiye Islands EU-179 as UR1G during the IOTA contest. Activity will begin on July 24, 2019. QSL via Radioclub “Sputnik”, 2nd Vinogradnaya str.,...

[UPDATE] RK3SWB/1 – IOTA EU-117 activity

Following info was posted on and translated below: Dates – July 20 to July 31, 2019 Team: Vasily (RU3SD), Vasily (RA1ZZ) and Avinir (UA1ZZ) Callsign: RK3SWB/1, in the RSGB IOTA Contest – personal callsign ../ RDA region...