Tuesday, April 7, 2020

GB0NHS – Calling UK stations

NEWS UPDATE -- The UK licensing regulator (OFCOM) has given written approval for operators around the UK to use GB0NHS from within the comfort of their own shacks. Get in touch with Col MM0NDX...

5X1RI – Uganda

Shabu, M0KRI (ex-VU7RI, 9U4RI) will be active from Uganda as 5X1RI during end-July to mid-August 2020. Dates and full info to follow.

F2DX Antenna work – April 2020

Climbing a tower and repairing an antenna is part of ongoing work to ham radio. The two antennas on this tower are a DXBeam 8 elements 30-17-12m and a DXBeam 7 elements 6m. Since...

R207RRC – Kosa Dvukh Pilotov Island, AS-207NEW

TNX!!! #R207RRC #AS207 pic.twitter.com/xynd18MMpJ — JS1WWR/にしたま123 (@JS1WWR) April 6, 2020 R207RRC, AS-207 update Now team has installed 20m 4SQ only. Wind is not strong like before and tomorrow morning (their morning) they plan to install 30m antenna...

Support against COVID-19

Dear Amateur Radio operators using CW mode. Why don’t we send a support message for the fight against COVID-19? All in favour, please add "OCV" or "OCCV" standing for ‘Overcome the Corona Virus’ at the end...

PA5X/MM – Return to Netherlands

Johannes PA5X, during the last year almost daily active from 5T Mauritania as 5T5PA, is temporarily demobilising to the Netherlands and will travel by Dutch flagged vessel: "Dutch Power"  from Nouadhibou (Mauritania) towards Moerdijk (Netherlands) (close to Rotterdam) during the...

9G5GS – Ghana

Matt 9G5GS will again be active from Sanzule, Ellembelle District, Ghana during April 14 to May 15, 2020. QRV on 15m to 160m, using mostly FT8 Fox/Hound and SSB. Also expect some SSB activity through...

QSL preview – EX0QR

Pavel, R2DX of the EX0QR team writes to DX-World: Two weeks since we returned from the EX0QR expedition. It seems that it was a very long time ago! The pandemic situation is very worrying in...

E6AM – Niue

Stan, LZ1GC and Ivan, LZ1PM have announced they will be active from Niue as E6AM during September 28 to October 17, 2020. QRV on 160-10m; CW/SSB/RTTY/FT8. Will also try 6m. Expedition goal is 25,000 QSOs....

A35GC – Tonga

Stan, LZ1GC and Ivan, LZ1PM have announced they will be active from Tonga as A35GC during October 19 to November 2, 2020. QRV on 160-10m; CW/SSB/RTTY/FT8. Expedition goal is 15,000 QSOs. Logs uploaded to Club...

QSL preview – RI0B, AS-068

RI0B team were recently active from Rastorguyeva Island, AS-068. This is their QSL card.

H44MS – Solomon Islands

APRIL 3, 2020 - Bernard, DL2GAC recently got in touch with DX-World to say he has been operating since February 7 from his countryside location (RI01HP) as H44MS. His booked flights on April 23 from...

The FREE DX-World Weekly Bulletin #346

Download the latest FREE DX-World Weekly Bulletin compiled by Bjorn, ON9CFG.

DXpedition Timeline – APRIL 2020

Usually the featured DXpedition Timeline is updated regularly. However, times have changed and expeditions are now off-limits until COVID-19 dies a slow death. Going forward, the Timeline can be found on the right side of...

[MORE] VP8PJ – Photo Galleries

VP8PJ - photo gallery pt1 https://sorkney.com/photo-gallery/ VP8PJ - photo gallery pt2 https://sorkney.com/part-2/ VP8PJ - Punta Arenas https://sorkney.com/punta-arenas/ VP8PJ - Aboard Braveheart https://sorkney.com/aboard-braveheart/ VP8PJ - Arrive Signy Island https://sorkney.com/arrive-signy/ VP8PJ - Campsite  https://sorkney.com/campsite-2/ VP8PJ - Radio Operations https://sorkney.com/radio-operations/

V47JA – St Kitts

John, W5JON (as V47JA) will once again be operating from Calypso Bay, St. Kitts, West Indies, located 200 feet from the Caribbean Sea, from June 11 - July 2, 2020, and active on 6-160m...

QSL preview – VP2VB

QSL design released for printing and that is not a joke! Four pages tells the story of Danny Weil, VP2VB.

Video – KL7RRC/P, NA-210 Sledge Isl, Alaska

IOTA DXpedition by KL7RRC/P team took place last August. Here's a short video of that activity by Alexey, NW7M.

NZ hams allowed “ZM” prefix during Covid-19

At the suggestion of Paul, ZL4TT, we applied to Radio Spectrum Management for, and have been granted, approval to treat the COVID-19 lockdown period as a “special event.” This means that, for the duration of the lock...

[CANCELLED] V31FX – Belize

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the training is cancelled FEBRUARY 22, 2020 - This station will be operating from the jungle from different locations with different antennas on 20m phone using military equipment. As soon...