Announcing IOTA activities

The new “Islands On The Air” website – unlike the old RSGB IOTA website – does not allow readers or users to upload or announce details of any particular island activities they may have planned for future. Previously, registered users could simply complete an activation form and then see their upcoming activity listed along with others. It […]

C5DX – The Gambia

C5DX School DXpedition – February 2018 The call C5DX has been granted and will be activated again between 9th February – 16th February 2018, as part of a school trip to the Gambia. ​A party of 18 sixth form students and 3 staff from Sandringham School in St. Albans, England will visit their partner school Farafenni Senior Secondary […]

VK9CZ – Cocos Keeling Island

NEWS UPDATE – VK9CZ website now online with propagation forecast charts. Keith GM4YXI and Chris GM3WOJ are returning to Cocos-Keeling Island between 23rd October to 6th November 2017. Activity again as VK9CZ (callsign still to be confirmed). This operation follows immediately after the VK9CI DXpedition. They previously activated VK9CZ in March/April 2013 and this will […]

VK9CZ – Cocos Keeling Island

Keith GM4YXI and Chris GM3WOJ are returning to Cocos-Keeling Island between 23rd October to 6th November 2017. Activity again as VK9CZ (callsign still to be confirmed). This operation follows immediately after the VK9CI DXpedition. They previously activated VK9CZ in March/April 2013 and this will give you another opportunity to work VK9C if you miss VK9CI. […]

EP2C – Iran

Pedro EA5GL informs DX-World readers about upcoming EP2C activity. “We will try to start before midday on 8th Feb and end late evening of 10th Feb. We have 2 transceivers, one for phone and one for CW. We have a dipole for 40m. Another dipole for 15m and a 2 element yagi for 20m . […]

E51DWC – South Cooks

NEWS UPDATE – Milan, OK1DWC is again active from Rarotonga as E51DWC. QRV on 160-10m, CW/SSB/Digi. QSL via H/c. (audio recording from 2015 activity) listen to ‘2015/June/12 0913z E51DWC 21.010MHz CW’ on audioBoom June 12, 2015 — Milan OK1DWC has been QRV since June 11th from Rarotonga Island OC-013 as E51DWC. He uses a TS-590S […]

DP1POL & DP0GVN – Neumayer Station III, Antarctica

Felix, DL5XL (N5BC), will once again operate from Antarctica using his callsign DP1POL. QTH is the German research base “Neumayer III” in Grid Locator IB59UH, IOTA AN-016, WWFF DLFF-022. Activity will be from November 2016 to February 2017 on the HF bands, mainly in CW and digital modes. QSL manager is Ray, DL1ZBO, who reliably […]