D44KF – Cape Verde

Egill, TF3EO will be active from Praia, Cape Verde as D44KF between February 20 to March 3, 2018. QRV on 40-10m, QRP, FT8 & CW. QSL via G3SWH.

9N7CR – Nepal

OPDX reports that Charles KE5GD will be active from Nepal until March 1st. QRV as 9N7CR between 6:00-8:00 pm Nepal time using an IC-7000 and 100 watts on 20m SSB. QSL via his home callsign. (No other details were provided.)

VP2MQX – Montserrat

John, K1QX is currently active from Montserrat as VP2MQX until February 20, 2018. QSL via H/c.

V31ZF – Belize

Jim, W8ERI will again be active as V31ZF from Turneffe Atoll, NA-123 during February 18-23, 2018. QRV on 20-17-15m. QSL via H/c.

E51BAS – South Cooks

Bruce, AD7MM will again be active from Rarotonga as E51BAS during May 13-25, 2018. QRV mostly holiday-style. QSL via H/c, LoTW.

[UPDATE] 3Y0Z – Bouvet 2018

FEBRUARY 16, 2018 — Bob, K4UEE sent the following as to what they expect in the coming hours… ETA at Capetown harbour is 0930 on Saturday morning. We understand that immigration and customs will come aboard at 1700 and we will likely be cleared to depart the vessel. DAP has us all booked into a […]

5H2LBY – Tanzania

John, KB7LBY will be active as 5H2LBY when time permits during February 25 to March 2. Primarily, he will be ascending Mt Kilimanjaro and hopes to have limited operating periods during the climb. QRV on 40 & 20m, QRP, magnetic-loop. QSL via LoTW.

The FREE DX-World Weekly Bulletin #236

Here’s the very latest FREE (non-subscription) DX-World Weekly Bulletin written by Bjorn, ON9CFG. As always it’s packed full of info and this week runs to 14 pages. You can download it here.

H40D – Taumako Island, OC-179

UPDATE – H40D is the callsign for the upcoming operation from Duff Island (OC-179), Temotu, scheduled between April 29 and May 3! Cezar (VE3LYC) also received the license for the operation from Russell (OC-168), Solomon Islands, but the callsign is not what he requested, due to an error. Bernhard (DL2GAC, H44MS) relayed to TCSI the […]

AT7BK – Ajad Tapu Island, AS-175

A team from the Gujarat Institute of Amateur Radio and Mount Abu International Ham Radio Club will be active as AT7BK from Ajad Tapu Island (AS-175), India on 24-25 February. QSL via VU2BK.

KH1/KH7Z – Baker Island

PRESS RELEASE #5 The 2018 DXpedition to Baker Island is proud to commemorate the 81st anniversary of Amelia Earhart’s disappearance on July 2, 1937 near Baker & Howland islands, as well as the commitment and sacrifices made by the Hui Panalā’au students from Hawaii, who lived on Baker, Howland and Jarvis from 1935-1942. Not many […]

TY7C – Benin Dxpedition 2018

NEWS UPDATE – DXpedition callsign TY7C is confirmed. JANUARY 7, 2018 – Website now available. Note: Two operator positions remain. Join the team! DECEMBER 4, 2017 — Radio Club de Provins F6KOP announces its next DXpedition will be to Benin, Africa during March 7-18, 2018. The international team of 12 operators, led by Jean-Luc, F1ULQ, […]

[UPDATE] 3D2EU – Rotuma

NEWS UPDATE — Last week Tony 3D2AG told us that he couldn’t come with us as the fifth team member due QRL. That announcement was a disappointment for the whole group. But we still continue with our plans. All team members will be on 1 location on the Island instead of 2 different QTH’s. Our […]

XV9WJR – Vietnam

FEBRUARY 14, 2018 — XV9WJR will again be active in April & May 2018. FEBRUARY 2, 2018 — Bill is again active as XV9WJR until February 14th. JULY 27, 2017 — Bill, WA7WJR writes: I just received my 3 year Vietnamese Amateur Radio License. My next trip to Vietnam will be in late August – […]

H72DX – Nicaragua

Jim WB2REM and Mark WY1G will be active from Granada, Nicaragua as H72DX between February 26 to March 6, 2018. QRV on HF; SSB, CW & FT8. QSL via WY1G direct, Club Log OQRS.

ZF9CW – Cayman Brac, Cayman’s

Stan, K5GO will be active during the ARRL DX CW Contest (Feb 17-18) as ZF9CW. QSL via LoTW or direct to H/c.

HR8/WC6YJ – Honduras

Clay, WC6YJ will be active from Rus Rus, Honduras as HR8/WC6YJ between February 19-28, 2018. QRV when time permits on 80-17m. QSL via LoTW.

E51BCP – South Cooks

Oleh, UR5BVP will be active from Rarotonga, South Cooks as E51BCP between April 15-20, 2018. QRV on HF bands including SOTA activities. QSL via KD7WPJ.

[REMINDER] CN2DF & CN2FR – Morocco

Sigi, DL7DF and his team (DK1BT, DL4WK & DL7UFR) will be active from Tahazout, Morocco as CN2DF & CN2FR between February 13-20, 2018. QRV on 160-10m, CW/SSB/Digi. QSL via DL7DF.

CU4DX – Graciosa Island, EU-175

R7KW, RW7K and UZ5DX will be active from Graciosa Island, EU-175 as CU4DX during the ARRL DX CW Contest. QSL via CU2CE, LoTW. Pre-contest they will be active as CT8/R7KW, CT8/RW7K and CT8/UZ5DX.