Thursday, December 12, 2019

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.

V6A, V63DX & V63ZP – Pohnpei

JA7HMZ (V63DX) and JA7ZP (V63ZP) will again be active from Pohnpei, Micronesia between November 29 to December 8, 2014. During CQ WW CW contest they will operate as V6A. V6A, V63DX via JA7HMZ. V63ZP via JA7ZP. FIRST FOR DX NEWS-DX-WORLD.NET

QSL preview – TX2AH & VP6AH

QSL deliveries will start in the last week of December.

YB9/F5LIT – Bali

Emmanuel, F5LIT will be again from Bali, OC-022 during January 27 to February 6, 2019 as YB9/F5LIT. QRV on HF. QSL via home call direct, LoTW.

Upcoming E5 activities

Jim E50J and Andy E50A have put together a list of radio operations upcoming from the Cook islands. You can download that list here  

5W0AF & 5W0AG – Samoa

After their activity from Tokelau look for Jacek, SP5EAQ and Marcin, SP5ES to be active from Samoa as 5W0AF and 5W0AG respectively. Likely QRV for 5 days end of October/beginning November. QSL via ops instructions. FIRST FOR DX...

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...

YB8UTI/P – Miangas Isl, OC-209

Arfan YB8UTI (previously YC8UTI) will depart tomorrow (Friday, October 14th) to Miangas Island OC-209, the most northerly island of Indonesia. He will be QRV from Saturday until at least next Tuesday using his homebrew...

DX-World is 10 years old !

10 years ago this week, DX-World was born. Initially created under two different names (who remembers hamspirit.wordpress.com or dx-hamspirit.com , the website has come a long way since then, but still keeps it's...

WH6EEY – Kahoolawe Island, OC-019

Eric WH6EEY has announced he will be active from the rare Hawaiian island of Kahoolawe between July 28-31, 2015. The island is south of Maui and has been off limits since 1941. He is there...

VK5CE/3 – Gabo Island, OC-196

UPDATE - New website up and running for this activation. See below. Craig VK5CE will be activating Gabo Island OC-196 on January 31 to February 1, 2017. The last organised IOTA DXpedition was back in...

T88WI & T88WH – Palau

REMINDER - JH1BGH and 7K1HLJ will again be active from Koror, Palau as T88WI and T88WH between May 17-22, 2016. QRV on HF bands. QSL via H/cs. FIRST FOR DX NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET

YB9Y – Bras, Mapia Islands OC-276 NEW

Website OC-276 will be activated for the first time between October 22-28, 2013.

VK9JD – Christmas Island

Douglas Haig, VK9JD has recently arrived on Christmas Island. Currently, he has no equipment but Cliff, VK9VKL left behind some masts and aerials which he intends to use upon finding a better location. Initial plans...

QSL preview – KH1/KH7Z

Well, it's not quite the full card preview but here's a sneak preview of part of the card. UPDATE - Front side below.

The K5P Palmyra Story

Hello DX-World. Below is the INDEXA Special Newsletter that features the Palmyra, K5P DXpedition. INDEXA was the first Foundation to make a donation to the DXpedition and we made a second large donation...

T2GC – Tuvalu

UPCOMING - Stan, LZ1GC (ex-C21GC, 3D2GC), Lubo OM5ZW and John KK7L plan activity from the Vaiaku Lagi Hotel , Funafuti, Tuvalu as T2GC between September 24 to October 14, 2015. QRV on 160-6m, CW/SSB/RTTY with...

YB8RW/P – Halmahera & Kahatola Isl, OC-145

Din, YB8RW and team will be active from the Halmahera island group OC-145 between June 20-26, 2014. QRV on HF bands. QSL via YB9BU.

Tonga DXpedition

UPDATE - This planned activity has now been cancelled. January 26, 2015 - Tom, KC0W plans activity from Tonga for one month between January 15 to February 15, 2016. QRV: 160/80/40 CW only. 500 watts & Beverages. Focus on...

Midway and Kure Islands Reinstated as DXCC Entities

NEWS UPDATE - I am very frustrated that every time this issue comes up, in the initial announcement, and this now, undoing of the announcement of the deletion, it is NEVER mentioned that the...