Tuesday, September 24, 2019

5X8C – Uganda

Anton, ON6NL will again be active from Entebbe, Uganda as 5X8C during September 16 to October 7, 2019. QRV on HF bands. Possible participation in CQWW RTTY contest. QSL via H/c.

FH/DJ7RJ – Mayotte

Willi, DJ7RJ will again be active from Mayotte as FH/DJ7RJ starting October 15 to November 4, 2019. Focus on 160m. QSL via H/c. Participation in CQWW SSB contest.

VP6R – Pitcairn Island DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE The CQWW SSB Contest will have a first ever entry from Pitcairn Island on the weekend of Oct. 26th and 27th.  A contest contact with VP6R will reward you with a zone 32 multiplier...

E6AN – Niue

Andrew, OZ5E will be active from Lakepa, Niue as E6AN during September 7-10, 2019. QRV on 160-10m mainly FT, some SSB / CW. Holiday-style. QSL via OZ1BII.

Activation of Grues, NA-128:

Roger VE3RDE/VE2, Robert VE2KZW, Georges-André VE2VAB and Pierre-Luc VA2PLN will be QRV on the HF bands September 26 to 29. QSL via Club Log, LoTW, or paper QSL through home calls. Modes: SSB, CW,...

XW0LP – Laos

Hi DX-WORLD! I just got my XW licence! The call is XW0LP (= Luang Prabang, the town in north Laos where I now live). I've created a QRZ and Club Log profile. My XW licence is...

MD/OP2D – Isle of Man

Members of the NBDX Team will be active from Isle of Man as MD/OP2D during September 21-27, 2019.  QSL via M0URX. Website

FP/KV1J – St Pierre & Miquelon

Eric, KV1J will be again active from Miquelon as FP/KV1J during September 24 to October 8, 2019. QRV on 160-10m SSB, RTTY, CW & FT8. Participation in CQWW RTTY contest. QSL via home call,...

[REMINDER] A35JY – Tonga

Helmut, DD0VR will be active from Tonga as A35JY during September 16-21, 2019. This activity is between Helmut's 3D2VR operation. QRV on HF bands, CW/SSB. QSL via H/c.

V6K – Kosrae Island, OC-059

Haru, JA1XGI will again be active from Kosrae Island OC-059 as V6K during December 2-9, 2019. QRV on 160-20m using mainly CW with some RTTY & FT8. QSL via H/c. Webpage

HQ9X – Roatan Island, NA-057

W1UE, N2WQ, LZ5VV, SP4Z & VE3JI will be active as HQ9X from Roatan Island NA-057 during the CQWW DX Contest, RTTY (Sept. 28-29, 2019). Before / after contest (Sept 20 to Oct 7) will...

VP9/DL1YAF – Bermuda

Christoph, DL1YAF is active from Bermuda as VP9/DL1YAF until October 6, 2019. QRV holiday-style on HF bands. QSL via H/c (direct/buro).

YJ0BCP – Vanuatu

Oleh, KD7WPJ will be active from Efate island, Vanuatu as YJ0BCP during October 3-10, 2019. QRV on 40-6m, CW/SSB/FT8. QSL via H/c for CW/SSB. LoTW for FT8.

9U3TMM – Burundi

Francesco, IV3TMM informs DX-World that he will be active from Bujumbura, Burundi as 9U3TMM during August 31 to September 17, 2019. He mentions this is a holiday-style operation (his family join him) and will...

8R1CW – Guyana

Rudi, DK7PE will be in Guyana for one week. Amateur radio is not his main objective but if time allows, he will be on the air as 8R1CW starting around September 21st. He'll be...

IOTA: Fair Play

In DX-World's opinion, it's reasonable to assume the following IOTA Management update is in response to the K6VVA Endicott Island NA-004 expedition whereby the operator regularly called for "HRAL". IOTA Management attaches importance to the...

TR8CR – Gabon

Look for Roland to again be active from Libreville, Gabon during October-December 2019. QRV on 40-17, CW. QSL via F6AJA. Previous logs here

OX3LX – Simiutaq Island, NA-220

Bo, OX3LX informs that he plans to be QRV from Simiutaq Island, NA-220 during September 26-30, 2019. This is not a DXpedtion but QRL trip and will be active when time permits on 40-10m....

The FREE DX-World Weekly Bulletin #317

The latest FREE DX-World Weekly Bulletin compiled by Bjorn, ON9CFG.

Response to SV2RSG (Mt Athos)

Last month (August 14), DX-World published information from Theodore, SV1GRM about Monk Iakovos, SV2RSG, Holy Monastery of Koutloumousiou of Mount Athos. Today, a response to that letter from Kostas, SV1CQN is now published. At Kosta's...