Saturday, March 28, 2020

TK20A – Corsica

Laurent, F8BBL plans to be active from Corsica during September 4-20, 2020 and active as TK20A from the following IOTA groups if possible: Corsica EU-014 Iles Cerbicale EU-100 Lavezzi Archipelago EU-164 Sanguinaires Islands EU-104 QRV...

9H6A – Malta

9H6A will be active from Xghajra, Malta in the CQWW DX SSB Contest (October 26-27) in M/O Category. QSL via 9H1XT direct or LoTW.

9H9XX – Malta

During the WAG (Worked All Germany) contest, Rene DL2JRM will be active from Malta as 9H9XX. QSL via H/c.

JW6VM, JW7XK & JW9DL – Svalbard

LA6VM, LA7XK & LA9DL will be active from Svalbard between October 9-14, 2019. QRV as JW6VM, JW7XK & JW9DL. Also active as JW5X during SAC SSB contest.

OY/LB5GI – Faroe Islands

Look for Gjermund, LB5GI to be active from the Faroe Islands as OY/LB5GI during September 30 to October 4, 2019. QRV on 40-20-15-10m. QSL via H/c, LoTW. ...

Calling UK stations!

Specifically stations in GD, GI, GJ, GU, GW Below tweets from September 16th indicate that the DX-World Radio Club will soon be formed, and with that the chance to operate, initially, from UK DXCC entities using...


Look for JW/IT9YVO, JW/IT9SSI and JW/IZ7KHR to be active from Svalbard during September 7-10, 2019. QRV on 160-10m; CW, SSB, FT8 from JW5E Club Station. QSL via home calls, LoTW, Club Log OQRS. *Walkabout JW5E...

OY/DL1ZBO, OY/DL5FF & OY/DL2VU – Faroe Islands

DL1ZBO, /DL5FF & DL2VU will be active from the Faroe islands during September 2-12, 2019. QRV on HF bands, CW/SSB/Digi. Participation in CQWW RTTY contest. QSL via H/cs.

DJ4EL & DJ5TM – Scharhörn Island, EU-127

NOTE: Scharhörn was not activated for many years. Latest activity was in 2004.

MS0INT – Shiant Isles, EU-112

NEWS - Updates on DX-World will be slower than usual for the next few days due to my participation in this IOTA expedition. All going well with the weather & seas, look for MS0INT...

OJ0W – Market Reef

Weather permitting look for Pasi, OH3WS to be active from Market Reef as OJ0W between October 5-12, 2019. QRV during spare time on 80-30m, CW/SSB. QSL via H/c. *A reminder that the Market Reef 50th...

International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend

Now in its 31st year, the International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend is almost upon us. A full list of participants is here. Very often some rare or unusual IOTA activities also hit the airwaves. ...

YO9KXF/P – Insula Fericirii, EU-191

Dan YO9FNP will again be active from Insula Fericirii EU-191 as YO9KXF/P during August 16-19, 2019. QRV holiday style; 100w and vertical wire antenna; 14 and 7 MHz, mostly CW, but also SSB and...

Market Reef 50th DXCC anniversary!

NORTHERN MARKET REEF, THE OJ0-LAND IS CELEBRATING HER 50TH DXCC YEAR DXOTICA FROM 1969 TO 2019 OJ0O - AUGUST 17 to 24, 2019 NEWS UPDATE -- Multiple OJ0 callsigns were activated during the summer season 2019...

OY/IZ1AZA – Faroe Islands

Look for Alessandro, IZ1AZA to be active from the Faroe Islands as OY/IZ1AZA during August 21-26, 2019. QRV on 40-10m, CW & SSB. QSL via home call, LoTW, Club Log OQRS.

International DX-World Gathering?

In an ambitious move, DX-World is looking at the possibility of creating and hosting a yearly International DX-World Gathering - with the prime aim of bringing website readers, DXpeditioners, IOTA enthusiasts, SWL's, DXers, speakers, advertisers...

QSL preview – SF2CW

SF2CW took place during July 1 - 3 2019. An IOTA DXpedition to Kataja/Inakari EU-192.

YP0F – Fericirii Island, EU-191

Look for YO3GA, YO4GKP, YO9RYJ, YO9RIJ and others to be active from Fericirii Island EU-191 as YP0F during August 27 to September 1, 2019. QRV on 160-10m, CW/SSB/FT8. Full QSL info on

LZ0I – Sveti Ivan Island, EU-181

K1LZ, LZ1QN, LZ1QV, LZ1YQ, LZ1ZF, LZ3BB, LZ4AE, S55M and Z32ZM will be active from Sveti Ivan Island, EU-181 as LZ0I during the IOTA contest. Multi-2 operation. QSL via BFRA Bureau.

RT5G/1 – Malyy Island, EU-162

R3GM (Dmitry), RA1QQ (Nick), RT9T (Anton) and RX3QAK (Vlad) will be active from Malyy Island (EU-162, RR02-07, RLE-104, MU-05) on 26-30 July, including participation in the IOTA Contest as RT5G/1. It's also possible they...