Sunday, February 25, 2018

As 2015 comes to a close..

Ninety-four pages (or 940 posts) of a DX-filled 2015 start here Work your way forward to page 1 to most recent news entries whilst remembering what the last 12 months DX brought you! Keep it DX-World for...

PJ4DX – Bonaire

Steve, ex-9M6DXX informs: After moving to Bonaire just over 3 weeks ago, I finally received my licence today. My new call is PJ4DX. I'm QRV using an FT-950 and a low Spiderbeam, plus a 40m quarter-wave...

XR5M – Mocha Island, SA-061

An IOTA DXpedition using callsign XR5M to Mocha Island SA-061 will take place during March 8 to 13, 2017. Operators CE6VMO, LU1YW, LU7YS, LU7DW, LU3VMS, LU8VCC, LU7VCH. QSL via IK2DUW, LoTW. All bands CW/SSB....

ZV5O – Mel Island, SA-047

Members of the Parana State Amateur Radio Association (PY5AB, PY5AKW, PY5AMF, PY5FO, PY5IN, PY5LF, PY5QW, PY5RB, PY5SAT and PY5ZD) will be active during the IOTA contest as ZV5O from Mel Island, SA-047. QSL Direct...

HC2IWM/8 – Galapagos Islands

Daniel DL5YWM updates he is now QRT from Jambeli Isl (SA-034) and heads to Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands. From there he will operate as HC2IWM/8 (not DL5YWM/HC8 as previously mentioned) until May 11, 2013. Activity...

PW2BA – Bom Abrigo Isl, SA-024

A team consisting PY2AE, PY2DS, PU2KKE, PU2XIZ and PU2KFL plan activity from Bom Abrigo Island SA-024 as PW2BA between November 20-23, 2014. The team inform: Was never activated on phone, only CW (early 80s). Now let's...

CE0Y/LU4DXU – Easter Island

Henry, LU4DXU will be signing CE0Y/LU4DXU when in Easter Island from 16 through 29 April. Equipment: Yaesu 897, PA 500W, Antenna Diamond CP6A, 80-6 mts & dipoles. Mode SSB. QSL via LU4DXU (Check QRZ.com) FIRST FOR DX...

PJ4S – Bonaire

REMINDER - Alex, DL1NX (PY2SEX) will be active from Bonaire as PJ4S between November 25 to December 2, 2014. Participation in CQ WW CW. Webpage FIRST FOR DX NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET

PZ5LP – Suriname

Peter, PA1LP will be active as PZ5LP from Nieuw Nickerie, Suriname between March 5 to June 5, 2015. QRV on 80-10m, SSB/Digi. QSL via eQSL. FIRST FOR DX NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET
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P40EU – Aruba

Ulf, DL5AXX will be active from Aruba as P40EU between October 12-23, 2017. QRV holidy-style. QSL via H/c. (request here)

PJ4J – Bonaire

Redd, AI2N, Ken, N2ZN and Dave, WJ2O will be active from Bonaire as PJ4J between May 21-28, 2014. Activity to coincide with CQ WPX CW contest. QSL via N2ZN. Note: PJ4J was also used in October 2011.

Possible DXpedition to island group off Ecuador?

The following message was recently received at DX World HQ. We thought a good idea to open up for discussion. "Planning a DXpedition (tenatively scheduled for Nov/Dec 2013 time frame) to an island group off...

PJ4A – Bonaire

Operating from Bonaire between November 18-26, 2013, look for K4BAI, KU8E, K1XM, W1MD and W1UE to be active during the CQ WW CW contest as PJ4A and PJ4/homecalls outside the contest. QRV on HF bands. QSL...

CW4R – Gorriti Isl, SA-039

Members of "Radio Club Uruguayo" are now active as CW4R from Gorriti Isl SA-039 until April 7. QRV on 80-10m, CW/SSB/Digi, possibly 6m. QSL via RADIO CLUB URUGUAYO : P.O. BOX 37, Montevideo 11000, URUGUAY

PJ4F – Bonaire

Stanley, WS5K is now active from Bonaire as PJ4F until March 15, 2015. QRV on HF bands. QSL via M0URX, OQRS, LoTW. FIRST FOR DX NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET

XR7FTC – Chiloe Island, SA-018

Operators CE7FKG, CE7HHM, CE7TCC, CE7PTH, CE7HER and CE7PGO plan activity as XR7FTC from Chiloe Island SA-018 during the weekend of August 16-17, 2014. QRV on HF bands. QSL via CE7PGO. FIRST FOR DX NEWS - DX-WORLD.NET

CE7/UA4WHX – Chiloe Isl, SA-018

UPDATE - Vlad is now QRV from Melinka, Ascension island, SA-043, still as CE7/UA4WHX. January 17 - World traveller, Vladimir Bykov, UA4WHX is now QRV from Chiloe Island SA-018 as CE7/UA4WHX. He was recently active as...

ZY8D – Caju Isl, SA-072

Ronaldo, PS8RV will be active from Caju Island SA-072 as ZY8D between July 25-27, 2014. QRV on HF bands, IOTA contest. QSL via QRZ.com info.