Tuesday, March 19, 2019

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....

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...

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"...

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...

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...

[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...

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...
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A70X – Al Safliyah Island, AS-088

DECEMBER 31, 2017 - A70X is set-up and ready to go. QRV soon (January 1st) DECEMBER 14, 2017 -- QARS is very delighted to announce that a number of local hams and some from outside...

R71RRC – Arakamchechen Island, AS-071

NEWS UPDATE Victor, UA3AKO informs the team are going ORT on April, 15 at 0030 UTC. For now they have made more than 4300 contacts and many of them are dupes. APRIL 7 -...

3G9A/MM – on the way to Bouvet!

Major DXpedition to Bouvet Island is upcoming. 2nd most wanted DXCC entity. The team leave homes on January 9th heading to Punta Arenas, Chile. DX-World can now reveal the team will be signing 3G9A/MM en route...

[QRT] 9N7EI – Nepal

NEWS UPDATE - The team went QRT at 12:00z today. They reached their target of 30K QSOs. New pictures added to their website MARCH 18 - Now into our final hours of our operation. Despite...

E51LYC – Pukapuka Atoll OC-098

Update from Cezar, VE3LYC - The trip to Pukapuka was a rare experience. However, I am thrilled to be back in Rarotonga, and cannot wait to fly home tomorrow. I wish to thank Andy (E51AND),...

What’s the issue with 4U1UN ?

NEWS UPDATE -- Good to see ARRL amongst others now picking up on the original story. Fingers crossed for 4U1UN on air soon and regularly. Meanwhile, on behalf of readers, having left emails with James,...

VP6R – Pitcairn Island DXpedition

NEWS UPDATE - Callsign VP6R confirmed. Dates: October 18 to November 1, 2019.  Website

[QRT] FT3YL – Adelie Land, Antarctica

NEWS UPDATE - FT3YL is QRT. François is reaching the end of his stay in Adelie Land and will return to France soon. Operating from Adelie Land was really a very hard challenge. He...