Africa

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African states - independence dates and prefix changes
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ This article documents the changes in administration of African states, trust territories and administrative regi...
Wed, 10 Dec, 2014 at 7:08 AM
British and Italian Somaliland 1945-1960
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ British Somaliland and Italian Somaliland were separate DXCC entities from the start of the modern post-war DXCC, until they be...
Tue, 5 Aug, 2014 at 4:41 AM
British military & civilian prefixes, North Africa and Middle East from 1947
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ The 1947 ITU International Telecommunication Convention held in Atlantic City, USA  took place from 15 May to 02 October. The p...
Mon, 1 Sep, 2014 at 2:08 PM
CN - Morocco, CN8 - French Morocco, EA9 - Spanish Morocco, EA9 - Ceuta & Melilla, CN2 - Tangier and EA9 - Ifni
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ Morocco The Kingdom of Morocco comprises the old territories of French Morocco, Spanish Morocco, Tangier and Ifni. The Ki...
Mon, 15 Feb, 2016 at 1:21 PM
CR6, D2 Angola
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ Before independence, the main prefix for Angola was CR6, with CQ6 and XX6 also used. XX6 was not used before October, 1971, ...
Mon, 29 Dec, 2014 at 2:28 PM
CR7, C9 Mozambique
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ Before independence, the main prefix for Mozambique was CR7, with CQ7 and XX7 also used. XX7 was not used before late October,...
Mon, 3 Nov, 2014 at 11:45 AM
Eritrea
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ Since WWII, the political status of Eritrea, and consequently its status in amateur radio, has changed several times. T...
Fri, 13 May, 2016 at 8:39 AM
FH8 Comoro Islands (deleted), D6 Comoros and FH Mayotte
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ The original DXCC entity of Comoro Islands included the Island of Mayotte. Following referendums on the four constituent is...
Tue, 5 Aug, 2014 at 3:49 AM
FR/E, FT#E Europa Island and FR/J, FT#J Juan de Nova Island
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ QSOs on and after 1960-06-25 count for the entitythe DXCC entity of Juan de Nova Europa, which comprises the islan...
Thu, 2 Jun, 2016 at 6:14 AM
FR/G, FT#G Glorioso Island
Author: Alan, 5B4AHJ QSOs on and after 1960-06-25 count for the entity of Glorioso, which comprises the islands Grand Glorieuse, Vertes an...
Wed, 15 Jun, 2016 at 9:25 AM