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DX News items from dx-world.net :

  • ZV0R – Atol das Rocas, SA-038
    Yesterday evening (July 24, approx 20:00z), Rodrigo PP5BT set sail from Fernando de Noronha to Atos das Rocas SA-038. It’s expected he will arrive later today and if possible will try to be active as ZV0R. Activity may be short (possibly just 1 day) due to weather conditions.
  • ZS9V – Robben Island, AF-064
    NEWS UPDATE – A team consisting Paul (ZS1V), Jan (ZS1VDV), Andre (ZS1AN), Johan (ZS1A), Pierre (ZS6A) and Oleg (ZS1ANF) will be operating as ZS9V from Robben Island (IOTA group AF-064) from 9 August 2017 until sometime on Sunday 13 August. This is the weekend BEFORE ILLW. In addition to the stations they had last year […]
  • RI0C – Iony Island, AS-069
    UPDATE @ 0630z – Three team members landed (R7AL, RK8A, RW5D). Tomorrow RA1ZZ and UA3LMR will try to land with rest of rig. JULY 24 – RI0C, AS-069. The team was unable to land Iony island with radio gear today. Next attempt tomorrow morning (early July 25). JULY 23 – The team arrived Iony Island […]
  • Launch of New IOTA Website
    IOTA Ltd’s IT Group has worked tirelessly on the development of the new IOTA administration software and the new IOTA website. One of the significant developments was the implementation of paperless QSLing through QSO matching via Club Log. This part has been available to the IOTA community on the existing IOTA system since July 2016. […]
  • 9X0TA – Rwanda
    I have just received my call sign information from the RURA. I am still awaiting shipment of my permanent operating station, but with any luck I will be QRO in the next two weeks. QSL Manager is N4GNR. Radio will be Yaesu FT-991, antenna will be a Hexbeam on a push up tower. I’ll be […]
  • 3D2SE – Fiji
    Wes, ZL3TE will be active again from Viti Levu, Fiji as 3D2SE during the IOTA Contest (July 29-30). Activity before/after contest on 80-10m/ QSL via H/c, LoTW.
  • AL3/AA7CH – Hinchinbrook Island, NA-042
    Mike, VE7ACN will be active from Hinchinbrook Island, NA-042 as AL3/AA7CH between August 9-15, 2017. QRV on 160-10m CW & SSB. QSL via home call, LoTW.
  • NL6/AA7CH – Kayak Island, NA-157
    Mike, VE7ACN will be active from Kayak Island NA-157 as NL6/AA7CH between August 18-28, 2017. QRV on 160-10m CW & SSB. QSL via home call, LoTW.
  • JD1BOI – Ogasawara Isl.
    Koji, JI1LET will again be active from Chichijima, Ogasawara Islands as JD1BOI between August 3-12, 2017. QRV on 160-6m CW, SSB & RTTY. QSL via home call direct only.
  • VOACAP D-I-Y Charts
    Hi DX-World ! I am happy to announce that VOACAP Online has now an option to offer do-it-yourself HF propagation predictions, suitable for the websites of DXpeditions (and for other needs, too). Just embed a small snippet of code in your HTML codebase, and you are set to go. It’s free. Read more at: http://www.voacap.com/diy-charts.html […]
  • E51JHQ – South Cooks
    Nobuaki, JA0JHQ plans to be active from Rarotonga, South Cooks as E51JHQ (callsign pending) between September 1-4, 2017. Activity mainly during All Asian DX SSB Contest. QRV 80-6m. QSL via H/c.
  • 9M2/IK2PFL – Perhentian Kecil, AS-073
    Luca, IK2PFL will be active from Perhentian Kecil, AS-073 as 9M2/IK2PFL between July 22-27, 2017. QRV on HF bands, 100w & vertical. QSL via H/c.
  • 7P8VRR & 7P8QM – Lesotho
    Vaughan, ZS2VR and Quintus, ZS2KU will be active from the Sani Pass region, Lesotho as 7P8VRR & 7P8QM between August 18-21, 2017. QRV on 40, 20 & 15m. QSL via H/cs.
  • A25JK – Botswana
    Arnold, WB6OJB will be active from Lotsane Game Lodge, eastern Botswana as A25JK between July 21-27, 2017. QRV on HF bands. QSL via H/c.
  • BG5UDN – Pingtan Isl, AS-138
    Members of the Fuzhou Amateur Radio Club will again be active as BG5UDN from Pingtan Island AS-138 during the RSGB IOTA Contest (July 29-30, 2017). QSL via M0OXO OQRS or Direct Post Mail.
  • Dream setup!
    Drone footage taken on July 14 at the QTH of Stan KE5EE. For sure, it’s certainly a dream station setup! Congratulations Stan on a job well done!
  • TX5EG – French Polynesia
    NEWS UPDATE – The HUAHINE expedition, OC-067 ended on July 17th. We have done everything possible to listen to as many people as possible and make as many contacts as possible with a very bad wave propagation. From July 5, an amplifier went QRT and we had to trade with a single station until July […]
  • 5W0RR – Samoa
    Roly, ZL1BQD (also E51RJR) will again be active from Apia, Samoa between July 26 to August 15, 2017. QRV mostly using JT65, possibly FT8 mode. QSL via H/c.
  • A43FD – Green Mountain, Oman
    A team consisting A41KT, A41LE, A41LX, A41MS, A41OF, A41RN, A41SS & A41ZZ will be active as A43FD from Al Jabal Al Akhdar (Green Mountain) in Oman during July 21-22, 2017. QRV on HF bands. QSL via A47RS. More info on Green Mountain can be found here
  • UR1G – Kalanchakskiye, EU-179
    A team consisting UR3GO, UR8GX, US0GM, US0GJ, US3QQ, UV5QR, UV5QQ & UV5QAW will be active from Kalanchakskiye Island EU-179 as UR1G during the IOTA contest (July 29-30). Activity will start July 25 using individual callsigns …/P. QSL UR1G via Radioclub “Sputnik”, 2nd Vinogradnaya str., 11, Kherson 73035, Ukraine.