RI1ANM – Mirny Station, Antarctica

Look for Alexander, RX3ABI to be active as RI1ANM from Mirny Station, Antarctica until early 2021. QRV on HF bands when time permits. QSL via H/c.

5H3DX – Tanzania

NEWS UPDATE COVID-19 is the buzz word here. We have not had a large outbreak, and the government has done an excellent job of containing the index case. What it means for me is that I will be staying. I believe there is more good to be done by remaining in Tanzania, especially since our […]

Stay At Home Award

In the world-wide amateur radio community, social distancing is not an issue. The ham radio network operates by radio waves with signals flying high and wide, across all borders near and far. Amateur radio operators are well-known as communicators during the happy days, but also during times of crisis.  Even if physically locked down, the world is […]

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 if you’d like to run this special callsign with immediate effect. MARCH 29, 2020 — The National Health Service (NHS) is […]

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.

A25VR – Botswana

David, VE7VR will be active from Botswana as A25VR during April 28 to May 24, 2021. (dates reaaranged). QRV on 40-20m, low power, holiday-style. QSL via H/c.  

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 a previous storm, the 2 antennas were no longer in the same direction, and the guying for the boom of the […]

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 of CW transmissions. Please share this post if you agree! Thanks de JL1KBS.

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 coming 2 weeks. Departure is scheduled on 06/04/2020 and arrival in the Netherlands is estimated on 18/04/2020 or later depending on […]

R207RRC – Kosa Dvukh Pilotov Island, AS-207NEW

R207RRC, AS-207 last news They are on 20m CW now using GP antenna. Plan is to install 4SQ on 20m and RX will impove, but big wind 20/25 m/s and very hard to work outside. Team is OK. — Andrey Teterukov (@AndyEU7A) April 5, 2020 R207RRC. AS-207 While waiting for weather improvement team tested both […]

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 the Oscar-100 geostationary satellite. LoTW now available, also QSL Direct via home call IZ4YGS. FEBRUARY 18, 2019 – Matt, IZ4GYS is […]

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 the world. And this leaves its mark … All our equipment (transceivers, antennas, masts, etc.) got stuck in trucks somewhere […]

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. Logs uploaded to Club Log during the activity and LoTW uploads to sponsors one month later. (Full E6AM logs uploaded […]

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 Log during the activity and LoTW uploads to sponsors one month later. (Full E6AM logs uploaded to LoTW six months […]

QSL preview – RI0B, AS-068

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