Monday, September 24, 2018

T88HS & T88WM – Palau

Hiro, JA6KYU and Kouko, JQ6FQI and will be active from Koror, Palau as T88HS & T88WM during October 4-9, 2018. QRV on 160-6m. QSL via H/cs.

Poll: A survey on Contests

Examination of the WA7BNM Contest Listing shows that there are several contests of some kind every weekend throughout the year. Without counting the major World-Wide Contests, and band/mode-specific contests, there are also many smaller contests...

ZD9CW – Tristan da Cunha

Steve, G4EDG will be active from Tristan da Cunha as ZD9CW during September 20 to October 22, 2018. QRV on 40-15m, possibly 80m. Mainly CW & RTTY with some SSB. QSL via LZ1JZ.

Video: PJ2Y – Youth DXpedition to Curacao

Video by Mason M. (KM4SII) Youth DX Adventure website: DX-World article about PJ2Y:

ZL5A – Scott Base, Antarctica

Adam ZL4ASC has announced that during the 2018-2019 winter season, he will be active from the the Scott Base, Antarctica as ZL5A. For more info bookmark Adam's website Note: Adam will be working on critical...

V26B – Antigua

Look for Bud, AA3B to be active from Antigua as V26B September 8-17, 2018. QRV on HF bands, CW.

J68HZ – St Lucia

Bill, K9HZ is again active as J68HZ from St Lucia until September 17, 2018. QRV on 160-6M: CW, RTTY, Phone.  QSL via LoTW, eQSL, Club Log.

VP2V/AA7V – British Virgin I.

Steve, AA7V will be active from Tortola, British Virgin Islands as VP2V/AA7V during September 26 to October 1, 2018. QRV on CW, FT8. Participation in CQWW RTTY contest. QSL via LoTW, H/c.

Z68UR – Kosovo

UPDATE - Website now online Max, ON5UR plans activity from Kosovo as Z68UR during September 20-30, 2018. His QTH will be near the border with Albania.

5W7X & 5W0TB – Samoa

Hiro, JF1OCQ and Mark, JJ1TBB will be active from Samoa as 5W7X and 5W0TB during October 27 to November 6, 2018. QRV on 160-10, CW/SSB/FT8. A side trip to American Samoa is also planned...

[UPDATE] 5E5A – Morocco

NEWS UPDATE - "Due to a strict customs control in Tangier, the Moroccan customs deny our access to the country with our radio equipment - after a long wait of more than 19 hours...

Proposed additions to the IOTA list

IOTA Programme Structure A.4.2 in the 2018 Directory provides for a review of the list of valid island groups to take place every five years. The last such occasion took place in June 2014...

[UPCOMING] EX0PL – Kyrgyzstan

The SP9KAT DX Team (consisting SP9ONC, SP9OUV, SP9ETE, SQ9IWS, SP9AMF, SQ9OUK, SP9NLT, SQ9MCI, SP9SCZ, SP9IVD, SP9MZH and SP9DEM) will be active from Kyrgyzstan as EX0PL between September 1-10, 2018. QRV on HF. QSL via...

The FREE DX-World Weekly Bulletin #263

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VK0HZ – Davis Station, Antarctica

Matt, VK5HZ informs that during the 2018-2019 Summer and 2019 Antarctic winter he will be working at Davis Station. Davis is situated within Princess Elizabeth Land, East Antarctica, in the Australian Antarctic Teritory. 68°...

KH2X – Guam

The scene is set for Martti, OH2BH to operate the All Asian DX Contest from Guam, zone 27 (Oceania) at the location of Ed, AH2L. The antenna operations took almost three weeks with low...

DU1IST/9 – Tawi Tawi Island, OC-174

UPDATE - Jin JF1IST has landed at Tawi Tawi airport this afternoon (JA time). Hopes to QRV from 07:00 UTC on 31st August. Gou, JA1QXY informs DX-World that his friend Jin, JF1IST will be active...

XX9D – Macao

NEWS UPDATE - A 15-man team will again be active as XX9D during February 11-26, 2019. Website FEBRUARY 24, 2017 - XX9D will be QRT on February 26, 24 UTC. In the last 12 hours...

VP2EAB & VP2ESJ – Anguilla

NEWS UPDATE - There has been a change to the operators going to Anguilla. Woody, VP2EGW has dropped out due to illness in his family. Art WA7NB and new operator John N2LK will be operating...

FW – Wallis & Futuna DXpedition 2019

Nobby, G0VJG informs DX-World that he has plans to be active from Wallis Island early next year. Flights are already booked and callsign requested. In addition, he hopes side-trips to Futuna and Fiji will...