Thursday, December 13, 2018

[QRT] 3C0W & 3C3W – Annobon & Eq. Guinea

MARCH 24 -- 3C0W is QRT. The team successfully reached Malabo. They will stay there until Tuesday evening, when flight home is scheduled. But no more activity on the bands is planned from 3C. Over...

[UPDATE] YX0V – Aves Island

NEWS UPDATE by Pilot Station, W4DTA First on behalf of the YX0V group I want to say thank you for being a donor to this operation. I wanted to email you so that you are...

Poll: A Worldwide Transceiver Survey

We don't think a survey like this has been done with a large scale global readership. Transceiver manufacturers - take note!

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...

VK9MA – Mellish Reef

UPDATE - Regular VK9MA updates will appear here, perhaps daily. JUNE 2, 2017 -- A 9 operator team, led by Rob, N7QT will be active from Mellish Reef as VK9MA, QRV from November 3rd, 2017...

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...

Disqualified callsigns – CQ WW SSB contest

Reports suggest the CQ WW Contest Committee disqualify the following stations in last year's CQ WW SSB contest: 3V8SS, 4O7CC, 7Z1SJ, 9K2HN, 9M2R, 9M2X, 9M6MI, A61FK, A61HA, A62A, BA3MM, BA4TB, CA7CAQ, CO6HLP, CR2B, CR6K, DJ0A,...

TX0A & TX0M – IOTA DXpedition (OC-113 & OC-297P)

NEWS UPDATE -- The team would kindly ask the IOTA chasers and DXers to refrain from working us on every band and mode. We understand it's their right, but we are looking for those...

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...

[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...

[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...

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...

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...

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,...

TX5T – Raivavae Island, Australs

NEWS UPDATE - Even with scheduled air, “stuff” happens. We got all our gear checked in and took off from Tahiti just after lunch today. An hour and a half later. we were circling...

[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....

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...

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...