CY0S – Sable Island

NEWS UPDATE – A lot of DXers have inquired about Sable Island after Hurricane Fiona made an almost direct hit on the island.  Hurricane Fiona had the lowest barometric pressure (931 MB) ever recorded in Canada during any previous hurricane.  Fortunately, the news is better than expected on Sable Island.  Parks Canada personnel on the […]

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5R8FG – Madagascar

[REMINDER] Francesco IK6QON informs DX-World that he will be active from Madagascar as 5R8FG during October 8-17, 2022. QRV holiday-style on HF, CW & SSB using multiband vertical antenna and JPC-7 with 100W. He mentions activity take place on Nosy Be (AF-57), Nosy Iranja (AF-57) and the city of Diego Suarez in the northern part […]

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DX on this Day

Spanning nearly 25 years, looking back from 2021 to 1997 showing DX on this Day. Do you remember working RI1F (EU-190) or XZ7A or maybe FT5X/FR5HR ? You can also check back here and see all previous DX on this Day posts. We will run with this feature generally every 3-6 days.  

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VP5Z – Turks & Caicos

Kan, AB2RF will be active from Providenciales, Caicos Island (NA-002) as VP5Z during October 24-31, 2022. QRV mainly on FT8 / FT4 with some CW and RTTY. QSL via Club Log OQRS, LoTW (uploads daily) or direct to JJ2RCJ.

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5H2JC – Tanzania

Jeff, K5DRJ will be on a mission trip to Same, Tanzania (KI85vw) during November 2-9 and hopes to be have some free time around Nov 3-6 (1300-1700z) to play radio. QRV as 5H2JC mainly on 40 & 20m; SSB. QSL via LoTW, Club Log. More here.

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C5C – The Gambia

[NEWS UPDATE] – Team C5C will again be active from Gambia during February 16 to March 13, 2023. Ops: F5RAV, F5NVF, M0NPT. QRV on HF Bands and possibly QO-100 satellite. See pictures below of previous activities. [MAY 25, 2022] – Credit C5C team for the pictures of their latest DXpedition to The Gambia.  MAY 20 […]

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D60AE – Comoros

[UPCOMING] – The countdown is well and truly on for team D60AE. First signals expected on October 5th. Keep an eye on their website and/or DX-World website for the latest updates / pictures / videos. [SEPTEMBER 26] – D60AE team now 10 days away from departure! Preparation of equipment for the expedition ended last weekend […]

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AH0/WA7WJR – N. Mariana Islands

[UPCOMING] During October 6-13, 2022 look for BJ, AH0/WA7WJR to QRV for the Oceania DX Contest, CW on Oct. 8 from Rota Island, CNMI (IOTA OC-086). He will also attempt to activate Parks On the Air (POTA) K-9716, K-9714, K-9715, and K-9713 while on the island. QSL via H/c, LoTW.

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PJ4G – Bonaire

Martin, W1MD + others will be active from Bonaire as PJ4G during the CQWW SSB contest (October 29-30, 2022). Category: M/S. QSL via LoTW or K4BAI.

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[QRT] JX/LB4MI – Jan Mayen

[SEPTEMBER 23] – As Helge’s activity soon draws to a close, here’s an excellent short video taken today showing fresh snowfall on Jan Mayen. Video was shot by Helge Hopmark.      PS: Next Wednseday (Sept 28th) the wintering team will arrive on Jan Mayen for the season ahead. It’s unknown if any of the […]

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S79/DL5RDO – Seychelles

Until October 15th, Dieter DL5RDO is QRV from La Digue island, the Seychelles as S79/DL5RDO. Activity on 40-10m; 100w. CW & SSB using a 10m pole and end-fed or quarter wave wire antennas. QSL via LoTW, bureau to DL5RDO or direct.

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5V7RU – Togo

Russian DX Team consisting Vasily R7AL, Vlad R9LR, Vasily RA1ZZ, Leo RW9JZ, Nick R5EC and Slav RW8A will be active from Togo as 5V7RU during October 28 to November 9, 2022. This is part of the team who will also be QRV from Benin as TY0RU during mid-October. 5V7RU WEBSITE

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Sunspot 3112

HEADS-UP: Propagation has been decent recently especially on 10 & 12m bands and things may improve even more soon with the emergence of big sunspot 3112: Spaceweather.com says: “One of the biggest sunspots in years is emerging over the sun’s northeastern limb.“ However, it also has potential to unleash X-class flares so the bands might […]

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VP2MDM – Montserrat

George, K2DM will be active as VP2MDM from Gingerbread Hill, Montserrat during the end of October. QRV mainly for the CQWW DX SSB Contest (October 29-30th), but also plans activity on FT8/FT4 before and after the contest. QSL via LoTW or direct H/c.

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CT9/DF7EE & CQ3W – Madeira

Helmut, DF7EE informs DX-World that he will be travelling to Madeira on the 25th of October and operating as CQ3W (Plan B: CR3W) for CQWW SSB. Before and after the contest he will operate CT9/DF7EE along with CT9/DD8ZX. 60m will also be used. QSL info on QRZ.com.

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