Saturday, February 24, 2018

T88PB – Palau

Nobuaki, JA0JHQ will again be active from Koror, Palau as T88PB during January 27-31, 2018. QRV on HF bands. QSL via JH0JHQ.

5W0DXA – Samoa

Katsu, JA1DXA (also AH6G) will be active from Apia, Samoa as 5W0DXA between December 2-6, 2017. QRV on HF; CW/SSB/RTTY. QSL via JA1DXA direct, Club Log OQRS, LoTW.

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T88UW – Palau

Ichy, JH7IPR will again be active from Palau as T88UW between April 13-19, 2018. QRV on CW/SSB/RTTY. QSL via H/c (buro/direct). Logs uploaded to LoTW and Club Log.

QSL preview – VK9CI & VK9XI

Cards expected to be sent out in next few weeks. (Tnx VK3FY).

V63AKB – Pohnpei, F.S.M

Sumio, JI1MDM will be active from the South Park Hotel, Pohnpei, Micronesia as V63AKB during January 15-18, 2018. QRV on 20-12m SSB (as V63AKB48 - correct call) & FT8 (as V63AKB).

VK9VKL – Christmas Island

VK9VKL will be QRT mid-December. Please check Cliff's QRZ page for more info.

V85/KC0W – Brunei

UPDATE -- Tom, KC0W will be active from Brunei as V85/KC0W between November 24 to December 10, 2017. QRV on 80-6m CW, FT8. QSL direct via H/c. No LoTW. No Bureau.

DU9/RZ3FW – Sarangani I, OC-175

Serge, RZ3FW and and Sergei R4WAA will be active from Sarangani island OC-175 during 21-29 November 2017. QSL via RZ3FW.

DU3/F4EBK – Luzon Isl, OC-042

Chris, F4EBK informs DX-World that he will be active from Baliuag City, Bulacan Province, Luzon Island OC 042, Philippines as DU3/F4EBK during the month of February 2018. QRV on HF bands (rotating dipole, 100w;...

DU1/SP5APW – Busuanga Isl, OC-090

Jack SP5APW has been active from Busuanga Island OC-090 since November 16. He informs DX-World that "If everything goes well, I am going to be on air till Nov 23th, only 20 and 17m...

FK/JR3RIU – New Caledonia

Masa, JR3RIU informs DX-World that he will be active from New Caledonia as FK/JR3RIU during the upcoming CQWW CW DX contest (Nov 25-26). QRV mainly on 20m. QSL via LoTW.

VK9AR – Ashmore Reef, OC-216

UPDATE - VK9AR story here NEWS UPDATE -- After 3 days at sea we arrived at the Ashmore Reef Marine Park late in the afternoon on November 7 and were boarded by Australian Border Force...

4W/OZ1AA – Timor Leste

UPDATE - QSL preview now available: NOVEMBER 5 - Thomas 4W/OZ1AA sends these exclusive pics for DX-World readers. Thanks Thomas! OCTOBER 17 - Thomas, OZ1AA will be active from East Timor as 4W/OZ1AA between November 1...

[REMINDER] C21JY, C21MA & C21VE – Nauru

Kuni JA8VE, Mat JA1JQY and Kaoru JA3MCA will be active from Nauru as C21VE, C21JY & C21MA between November 8-14, 2017. QRV on 80-10m, CW/SSB/RTTY. QSL via H/cs.

QSL preview – H40GC

Stan LZ1GC was again active as H40GC this year. Here's the 2017 QSL card design

P29VXG – Papua New Guinea

Haru, JA1XGI will again be active from Rapopo, New Britain Island OC-008, Papua New Guinea as P29VXG between February 1-8, 2018. Focus on EU and 160m. QSL via H/c. Webpage

VK9/M0VFC – Norfolk Island

Just a quick heads up that I'm hoping to be QRV from Norfolk Island as VK9/M0VFC from 3-6th November, assuming all the plans hang together. Since it's just me, and only a long weekend, it's...

VK9AR/6 – Browse Island OC-234

After Mike AB5EB, Mike AD5A and Craig VK5CE activate Ashmore Reef OC-216, they will conduct a quick 4 hour operation on Browse Island OC-234 on the journey back to mainland Australia. OC-234 is claimed...

YB8RW/P & YE8XBN/P – Morotai Isl & Zum Zum McArthur Isl, OC-145

Din YB8RW and Bahtiar YE8XBN will be on the air from Morotai Island & Zum Zum McArthur Island OC-145 soon. Update to follow..