The FREE DX-World Weekly Bulletin #366

Download the latest FREE DX-World Weekly Bulletin compiled by Bjorn, ON9CFG. *Any further corrections please email Bjorn and they will be included in the next bulletin(s). 

5Z4VJ – Kenya

NEWS UPDATE – Andy has been issued with the callsign 5Z4VJ. OCTOBER 29, 2019 – Andy, G3AB now resides in Nairobi, Kenya and is awaiting his new 5Z4 callsign. Currently active as 5Z4/G3AB. Arrived in Nairobi on 30 Sept 2019. Going to be a long-term resident here. Awaiting a temporary amateur radio licence from @CA_Kenya […]


RADIO CLUB STATION DX-World Radio Club was formed on September 18, 2019 with the principle aim of promoting DX-World – the world’s biggest and best FREE DX News Service for DXers and enthusiasts.  So far, the following stations and operators have been active as we continue to trial the use of each callsign.  G(S)5DX – Scotland – […]

AT5AUG – India

To mark the 74th Indian Independence Day, members of the West Bengal Amateur Radio Club will be active as AT5AUG during August 14-16, 2020. QRV on HF bands. QSL via VU2NRO.

VK5MAV/P – Granite Island, OC-228

UPDATE by VK5MAV via Social Media If you have not yet worked IOTA OC-228, a new chance appears. On August 22nd or 23rd, I will be on the island. What day – depends on the weather, it will be clear in a couple of days before and I’ll let you know. Access to the island […]

[POSTPONED] XT2MAX – Burkina Faso

NEWS UPDATE – Due to current travel limitations, Max has decided to delay his planned XT2MAX 2020 activity until sometime in 2021. JUNE 30, 2020 – Max DK1MAX mentions he will again be active from Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso as XT2MAX during November / December 2020. QSL via EA5GL.  

“Dream Rig” Youth Essay Contest.

Press Release-Winners of the 1st Annual Intrepid DX Group Youth “Dream Rig” Essay Contest. It brings us great pleasure to announce the winners of the 1st Annual Youth “Dream Rig” Essay Contest. We received over sixty essays from US licensed young amateurs from all over the world. The essays were unique in thought and very […]

EL2EF – Liberia

AUGUST 10, 2020 – Eric, EL2EF got in touch with DX-World to say he is currently off-air (has been for 3 weeks) due to heavy rains bringing down his antenna system. He hopes to be back up and running next week.  MARCH 27, 2020 – Here’s Eric today, self-isolating, using a Kenwood TS-570 donated to […]

VP8 Licensing Situation

Info by Alan, VK6CQ/VK0LD  Britain’s desire to maintain its claim over its slice of the Antarctic plus the South Shetlands, South Orkneys, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands is fast waning, it would seem. All existing VP8 “lifetime” amateur radio licensees for these regions have recently been abruptly cancelled by the body responsible for […]

PJ4TEN – Bonaire

PJ4TEN is a special event station that will be active during October 2020 to commemorate the 10th anniversary of “10/10/10” – October 10th, 2010. On that date the former country of the Netherlands Antilles was dissolved and Bonaire became a ‘special municipality’ of the Netherlands. As a result, Bonaire became a new DXCC entity on […]

XU7AKU & XU7AKV – Cambodia

Information from Tad, JF6OJX. FT-840 and FT-857 with vertical and wires. QRV on 1.9MHz to 50MHz. Mostly on SSB and CW. You can read more articles here.

VR2HK9O – Hong Kong

Look for members of the Hong Kong Amateur Radio Transmitting Society (HARTS) to be active with the special callsign VR2HK9O in celebration of their society’s 90th anniversary.  QRV on HF bands. 

QSO Today Virtual Ham Expo

[REMINDER] Participate in this ground breaking, virtual international amateur radio expo. Packed with world renowned speakers, exhibitors, and special conference rooms built on a virtual reality platform. Attend from the convenience of your desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone. Coming to your laptop, tablet, and smartphone on: August 8 and 9, 2020 and “on-demand” until September […]