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VK2/W7BRS Jul 20-Aug 1, 2024HF  VK9L - Lord Howe I. OC-004 - Lord Howe Island30 May 19, 2024
Update May 19, 2024: Due to a confusion about the callsign, it is not yet determined. The regulations put from the ACMA (Australia Communications & Media Agency) are re-organizing the way in which remote islands/territories are assigned calls. Lord Howe Island is (based on what I’ve been reading) going to be a VK2 call. Visitors to Australia, regardless of where they operate, have to prefix their call with VK/ — which makes it far more confusing — are they are on the mainland, or an island or.. More details about the callsign will be updated. T... [Read more]
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V47JA May 28-Jun 13, 2024H/V  V4 - St.Kitts & Nevis NA-104 - St.Kitts & Nevis8 May 18, 2024
W5JON will be QRV again on 6-160m (SSB and FT8) from Calypso Bay, St. Kitts as V47JA from May 28 to June 13, 2024. He will use a Yaesu FT-3000D, and Elecraft KPA500 amplifier. Antennas: Mosley Mini32A 10/15/20m beam, 33′ Vertical 10-60m. 35′ Top Loaded 80m Vertical, and 6m Yagi. QSL direct to W5JON or via LoTW. ... [Read more]
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GM7V Jul 27-28, 2024HF  GM, GS - Scotland EU-010 - Outer Hebrides14 May 18, 2024
MM0CCC, MM0GPZ, GM0EGI, GM0LIR, GM4YXI and GM3WOJ will be active again as GM7V from Benbecula Island, EU-010, in the RSGB IOTA Contest, July 27-28, 2024 They will participate in the Multi - Two High Power Category. QSL via N3SL. ... [Read more]
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J88BTI May 18-21, 2024H/V  J8 - St. Vincent NA-025 - The Grenadines8 May 18, 2024
Franco, IK2BTI, will be QRV on 6-80m  (SSB, CW and FT8) from NA-025 Bequia Island, Grenadines archipelago, as J88BTI on May 18-21, 2024. QSL via EA5GL. ... [Read more]
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A65/HA6QU May 18-26, 2024HF  A6 - United Arab Emirates21 May 17, 2024
DX-WORLD informs that Bertalan, HA6QU, will be QRV in CW in his spare time from Dubai, U.A.E as A65/HA6QU from this weekend until the end of next week. ... [Read more]
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EG5MI May 25, 2024H/V  EA-EH - Spain EU-151 - Castellon/Valencia Prov. gr14 May 17, 2024
Weather and seas permitting, EA5EOR, EA5HEU and EA3NT plan to be QRV as EG5MI on 20, 17, 40 and 6m (CW, SSB and FT8) from the tricky to access Penyeta del Moro shoal, EU-151, on May 25, 2024. They say the activity will be streamed on YouTube (subject to getting enough subs in EA3NT’s channel – check his QRZ profile). Better bookmark this day if you need this IOTA. QSL via EA5GL. ... [Read more]
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K8K Jun 26-Jul 9, 2024HF  KH8 - American Samoa OC-045 - Tutuila Island32 May 17, 2024
After being active from Lord Howe Island as VK9LA, Yuris YL2GM will be QRV on 160-10m (CW, SSB and FT8). from American Samoa as K8K (callsign pending) from June 26 to July 9, 2024. QSL via YL2GN, LoTW, Club Log OQRS. ... [Read more]
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HK4X/HK0 Jun 7-11, 2024H/V/U  HJ-HK - Colombia SA-017 - Cauca/Valle Division group9 May 16, 2024
Update May 16, 2024: They will use the callsign HK4X/HK0
HK4O, HK4THN, HK4X, HK4C, HK4SSI, HK4LPA and HK4T will be QRV on 80-6m (SSB and Digital) and Satellites from Gorgona Island, SA-017, on June 7-11, 2024. It also counts for POTA (CO-0150). Angel, HK7GXY, says: The special callsign for the Gorgona Island Ham Radio Dxpedition will take almost 30 days. The team is trying to get it early, and if for any reason it’s not on time, the expedition will run with the callsigns of the operators on the island, but we are positive to ge... [Read more]
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ZD8SC Starting May 15, 2024HF  ZD8 - Ascension I. AF-003 - Ascension Island36 May 16, 2024
Steve, WB4GHY is active again as ZD8SC  from  Ascension Island (AF-003). Activity so far has been mainly on 10m FT8 & SSB (check 28455) around 1400-1500z. He generally works by numbers.  QSL via LoTW, or direct to WB4GHY. ... [Read more]
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CY9C Aug 26-Sep 5, 2024H/V  CY9 - St. Paul I. NA-094 - St.Paul Island5 May 15, 2024
Update May 15, 2024:  The 2024 St Paul Island CY9C DXpedition team is pleased to announce that the ARRL has pre-approved the CY9C DXpedition for DXCC credit. The CY9C team is very busy with executing the plans for the DXpedition. A 24-foot vehicle has been rented and reserved for early August to transport a lot of the gear to Dingwall, Nove Scotia. Dingwall will be the base for all pre_DXpedition activities. Greg Lawrence and Hamilton Carter are assisting the team in Dingwall. The team would like to thank NCDXF, INDEXA, EUDXF, GDXF, Clipperton DXC, Southeastern... [Read more]
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VP5/AA5UK Jun 23-Jul 5, 2024H/V/U  VP5 - Turks & Caicos Is. NA-002 - Caicos Islands8 FL31UUMay 15, 2024
Adrian, AA5UK will be QRV again on 40-6m (SSB and Digital) and also satellites as VP5/AA5UK from Providenciales Island, Turks and Caicos, from June 23 to July 5, 2024. QSL via AA5UK and LOTW. ... [Read more]
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VK9LA Jun 14-24, 2024HF  VK9L - Lord Howe I. OC-004 - Lord Howe Island30 May 15, 2024
Yuris/YL2GM will be on the air from Lord Howe Island as VK9LA on June 14-24, 2024. It is listed as Clublog's Most Wanted #63 as of May 1st, 2024 Active on all HF bands from 160m to 10m band. Frequencies will depend on local QRM, other DX-pedition activity or local noise. Split operation will always be used. VK9 will listen CW up 1 and more (160 down 2 for JA 1810-1820), SSB - up 5 and more. Please listen and follow the operator instructions on the air. Also obey operator's instructions regarding areas of the world being called and do not call if you are from other part o... [Read more]
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T32JV May 9-17, 2024HF  T32 - E. Kiribati (Line Is.) OC-024 - Kiritimati(Christmas) Island31 May 14, 2024
Update May 15, 2024:  T32JV will be on tonight again on 160 and 80 meters. Again, we will be testing the antennas for Jarvis and will appreciate reports. I am not sure how we will be allowed to operate form here. We hope to be on the air until Friday (UTC) night. I hope that propagation has recovered enough to work some of you. GL and 73, George, AA7JV 
Hello Topbanders,   I am in T32, Christmas Island. I just got a license to put up a station operate as T32JV. I will be on 160 during the next three nights (starting on tonight, May 9). Chris... [Read more]
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9M1Z Jun 25, 2024H/V  9M6, 8 - East Malaysia OC-088 - Borneo/Kalimantan(M.I)28 May 13, 2024
9M1Z is the callsign of a Malaysian DXpedition team planning to be active from Sabah (9M6) & Sarawak (9M8) later in the year, perhaps around June 25th from either entity – t.b.c. This particular activity is with a view to staging a full-scale DXpediton to the Spratly islands later in 2025 or 2026 – note Pulau Layang Layang resort is currently closed longterm for maintenance. 9M1Z will QRV on 80-6m; SSB, CW & FT8. QSL via Club Log, OQRZ & LoTW. ... [Read more]
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SV9/DK5EW May 30-Jun 20, 2024VHF  SV9 - Crete EU-015 - Crete Island (Main Island)20 KM35May 13, 2024
Update May 13, 2024: Public log at
Erwin, DK5EW, will be QRV again on 4 and 6m from Crete Island as SV9/DK5EW from May 30 to June 20, 2024. Schedule is: KM35: 30.05.2024 – 05.06.2024 KM15: 08.06.2024 – 20.06.2024 QSL via: LoTW, address and eQSL ... [Read more]