Thursday, June 21, 2018

5L3BI – Baiyah Island, AF-111P – Liberia

NEWS UPDATE, NOVEMBER 1 @ 19:45z--After trying for 2 days the 5L3BI team couldn't make a landing. Way too dangerous. Jeremy EI5GM and Col MM0NDX almost capsized next to rock. The swell around the...

P5/3Z9DX – North Korea

NEWS UPDATE - As posted on DX-World twitter page 4 days ago, all recent cluster spots for P5/3Z9DX are fake. Dom is not in North Korea, nor about to return. Furthermore, Dom got in touch...

[QRT] ZL7G – Chatham Island

News updates here  (All pictures courtesy ZL7G website) Our last full day of operation is now over. We continued with RTTY (2,900 QSOs now) and had hoped for one last grey line on 160m. However, thunderstorms...

[QRT] RI0C – Iony Island, AS-069

NEWS UPDATE II @ 2100Z - All RI0C team members now safely on yacht and sailing to Nikolaevsk-on-Amur. NEWS UPDATE @ 0530Z - According to information received from Anastasia (wife of Vasily R7AL), part of...

Yes or No? A poll on FT-8.

UPDATE - Hi all. Thanks a lot for voting & leaving comments. As imagined, FT-8 subject is very topical. During the last few months I've heard or read numerous pros/cons about FT-8 but never...

[QRT] 9U4M – Burundi

NOVEMBER 16 @ 1720z -- As expected, virtually all our antennas were dismantled this afternoon. I'm glad we were able to go past the 1000 QSO 160m mark last night even though the band...

S21ZAS & S21ZDC – Bangladesh IOTA DXpedition

OCTOBER 23 @ 0830z - S21ZAS now QRV from AS-127. OCTOBER 22 @ 15:00z - The team has a lot of problems of different types on the island. They are all safe and all equipment ok, BUT...

FT8 DXpedition Mode

You have probably heard something about recent efforts to develop a special "FT8 DXpedition Mode" in WSJT-X. This message aims to bring you up-to-date on our progress, and generally to make our plans more...

3D2EU – Rotuma

APRIL 2 -- News Update on 3D2EU website We are now back in Germany or the Netherlands. We all thank you for making a QSO with us, and sharing the adventure Rotuma 2018. It was...

[UPDATE] VP6D – Ducie Island

NEWS UPDATE -- The VP6D – Ducie Island 2018 project is on schedule. At Visalia and Dayton we had the pleasure of meeting many of our supporters and equipment sponsors, including: DX Engineering, Elecraft,...

Target achieved! The state of Amateur Radio in Algeria

NEWS UPDATE - Target was indeed achieved! 100% of the needed target has been raised. Massive thanks to all who took the time to donate. This mean ARA is now debt free with no...

[QRT] S21ZED & S21ZEE – Bangladesh

MARCH 26 -- S21ZEE went off the air March 26, 18:00 GMT when the license expired. In total over 50 000 QSOs were logged with both DX-pedition callsigns according to the latest Clublog upload....

XR0YD – Easter Isl.

MARCH 14 - Our DXpedition comes to an end. It was a nice experience on the wonderful Isla de Pascua with friendly people and warm temperatures. We enjoyed great pile-ups and are very satisfied with...

[On Hold] Bouvet Island DXpedition 2017

NEWS UPDATE - Many will know that a planned expedition to Bouvet by 3Z9DX and others has, for the moment, been put on hold. While DX-World initially broke the news (below) about "strong rumours"...

K3LP – S.K

Very sad news recently received. David Collingham, K3LP, is Silent Key. David had been on over 70 DXpeditions, visited over 100 different DXCC entities, operating from 62 of them. He was a leader or co-leader...

C8T – Mozambique DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE - The last contacts were made this morning on 20 and 40m, bringing the QSO count to 17880 (for HF). Still waiting for the EME log (now at 300+ ! - and...

[QRT] TU7C – Ivory Coast DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE - TU7C QRT with 52500 QSOs logged. MARCH 19 - The CW Low Band team says thanks for some interesting nights on 80 and 160. Very interesting and challenging CONDX from here. On...

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,...

7Q7EI – Malawi

APRIL 4 -- The 7Q7EI team went QRT on Monday 02/04/2018 @ 16:30UTC with over 37,000 QSOs in the log. The full log is now complete on Clublog ​and our OQRS pages are open via http://www.m0oxo.com/oqrs/logsearch.php During our...

RT9K/9 – “Arctic’s Legend” IOTA DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE -- EXPEDITION CANCELLED. See here MARCH 4 - The team is now on Dikson Island and report all is ok as they continue their journey. FEBRUARY 27 -- The RT9K/9 team reached Sopkarga polar...