This is the time for a classic contest that usually fills up the bands with many strong signals just like the CQ WW. We are talking about the CQ WPX SSB! The hunt is for prefixes and any prefix worked is a multiplier. On CQ Magazine’s [...]
The second edition of the South America 10 meter contest will be taking place this weekend.
It is possible to work any country, but contacts with SA stations are credited 4 points, whereas all other contacts are credited 2 points except [...]
The first full March weekend makes it time for the ARRL DX SSB contest! Are you missing any US State for your WAS award? Turn on your rig this weekend and you’ll have a good chance at working even the rarest states.
This contest is set [...]
The UBA DX CW is a contest where you can work anybody but the hunting is on Belgian stations.
Date and time: Saturday, 13.00 UTC – Sunday, 13.00 UTC.
Band: 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters.
10 points [...]
Here is yet another weekend with a major contest: the ARRL International DX Contest, CW! Both CW and SSB ARRL DX contests represent a great opportunity to non-Americans to work rare states for their WAS awards. This contest is set to run the [...]
This coming weekend will provide a lot of opportunities to test your contest skills in RTTY, CW and SSB.
The CQ WW RTTY WPX Contest is one of the most important in this mode and the hunting is on prefixes, rather than DXCC entities.
3 February 2017
Heli DD0VR informs DxCoffee readers:
1 February 2017
Bigi DE3BWR and Heli DD0VR have informed us that they will operate QRP this winter from several Caribbean islands, starting [...]
From 12:00 UTC, Saturday, to 11:59 UTC, Sunday, the Black Sea Contest will be taking place on CW/SSB, organized by the Ukrainian Black Sea Contest Club. It’s a worldwide contest where all stations may contact one another. However, [...]
This coming weekend looks quite busy as far as contests are concerned.
Let’s start with the CQ 160 Meter CW Contest, which will be taking place between Friday, 2200Z and Sunday, 2200Z.
The deadline for log submissions is five days from [...]
We got a request from Col MM0NDX to share a statement written by Vlad UA4WHX about the current situation of amateur radio in Algeria and particularly of ARA, the Algerian radio league. Here is Vlad’s statement, as it appears on dx-world.net/perilous-state-of-amateur-radio-in-algeria: