Notes on Deleted DXCC Countries


1 Unofficial prefix.

2 (Blenheim Reef) Only contacts made from May 4, 1967, to June 30, 1975, count for this counrty. Contacts made July 1, 1975, and after, count as Chagos (VQ9).

3 (Geyser Reef) Only contacts made from May 4, 1967, to February 28, 1978, count for this country.

4 (Abu Ail Is.) Only contacts made March 30, 1991, and before, count for this country.

5 (1M) Only contacts made from July 15, 1972, and before, count for this country. Contacts made July 16, 1972, and after, count as Tonga (A3).

6 (4W) Only contacts made May 21, 1990, and before, count for this country.

7 (7J1) Only contacts made May 30, 1976, to November 30, 1980, count for this country. Contacts made December 1, 1980, and after, count as Ogasawara (JD1).

8 (8Z4) Only contacts made December 25, 1981, and before, count for this country.

9 (8Z5, 9K3) Only contacts made December 14, 1969, and before, count for this country.

10 (9S4) Only contacts made March 31, 1957, and before, count for this country.

11 (9U5) Only contacts made from July 1, 1960, to June 30, 1962, count for this country. Contacts made July 1, 1962, and after, count as Burundi (9U) or Rwanda (9X).

12 (AC3) Only contacts made April 30, 1975, and before, count for this country. Contacts made May 1, 1975, and after, count as India (VU).

13 (AC4) Only contacts made May 30, 1974, and before, count for this country. Contacts made May 31, 1974 and after, count as China (BY).

14 (C9) Only contacts made September 16, 1963, and before, count for this country. Contacts made September 15, 1963, and after, count as China (BY).

15 (CN2) Only contacts made June 30, 1960, and before, count for this country. Contacts made July 1, 1960, and after, count as Morocco (CN).

16 (CR8) Only contacts made December 31, 1961, and before, count for this country.

17 (CR8, CR10) Only contacts made September 14, 1976, and before, count for this country.

18 (DA-DM) Only contacts made September 16, 1973, and before, count for this country. Contacts made September 17, 1973, and after, count as either FRG (DA-DL) or GDR(Y2-Y9).

19 (DM, Y2-Y9) Only contacts made from September 17, 1973 and October 2, 1990 count for this country. On October 3, 1990 the GDRbecame part of the FRG.

20 (EA9) Only contacts made May 13, 1969, and before, count for this country.

21 (FF) Only contacts made August 6, 1960, and before, count for this country.

22 (FH, FB8) Only contacts made July 5, 1975, and before, count for this country. Contacts made July 6, 1975, and after, count as Comoros (D6) or Mayotte (FH).

23 (FI8) Only contacts made December 20, 1950, and before, count for this country.

24 (FN8) Only contacts made October 31, 1954, and before count for this country.

25 (FQ8) Only contacts made August 16, 1960, and before, will count for this country.

26 (HK0 , KP3, KS4) Only contacts made September 16, 1981, and before, count for this country. Contacts made September 17, 1981, and after, count as San Andres (HK0).

27 (I1) Only contacts made March 31, 1957, and before, count for this country. Contacts made April 1, 1957, and after, count as Italy (I).

28 (I5) Only contacts made June 30, 1960, and before, count for this country.

29 (JZ0) Only contacts made April 30, 1963, and before, count for this country.

30 (KR6, 8, JR6, KA6) Only contacts made May 14, 1972, and before, count for this country. Contacts made May 15, 1972, and after, count as Japan (JA).

31 (KS4) Only contacts made August 31, 1972, and before, count for this country. Contacts made September 1, 1972, and after, count as Honduras (HR).

32 (KZ5) Only contacts made September 30, 1979, and before, count for this country.

33 (OK-OM) Only contacts made December 31, 1992, and before, count for this country.

34 (P2, VK9) Only contacts made September 15, 1975, and before, count for this country. Contacts made September 16, 1975, and after, count as Papua New Guinea (P2).

35 (PK1-6) Only contacts made April 30, 1963, and before, count for this country. Contacts made May 1, 1963, and after, count as Indonesia.

36 (UN1) Only contacts made June 30, 1960, and before, count for this country. Contacts made July 1, 1960, and after, count as European RSFSR(UA).

37 (VO) Only contacts made March 31, 1949, and before, count for this country. Contacts made April 1, 1949, and after, count as Canada (VE).

38 (VQ1, 5H1) Only contacts made May 31, 1974, and before, count for this country. Contacts made June 1, 1974, and after, count as Tanzania (5H).

39 (VQ6) Only contacts made June 30, 1960, and before, count for this country.

40 (VQ9) Only contacts made June 28, 1976, and before, count for this country. Contacts made June 29, 1976, and after, count as Seychelles (S7).

41 (VS2, VS4, ZC5, 9M2) Only contacts made September 15, 1963, and before, count for this country. Contacts made September 16, 1963, and after, count as West Malaysia (9M2) or East Malaysia (9M6, 8).

42 (VS9A, P,S) Only contacts made May 21, 1990, and before, count for this country.

43 (VS9H) Only contacts made November 29, 1967, and before, count for this country.

44 (VS9K) Only contacts made on March 10, 1982, and before, count for this country.

45 (ZC6, 4X1) Only contacts made June 30, 1968, and before, count for this country. Contacts made July 1, 1968, and after, count as Israel (4X).

46 (ZD4) Only contacts made March 5, 1957, and before, count for this country.

47 (ZS0, 1) Only contacts made February 28, 1994, and before, count for this country.

48 (ZS9) Only contacts made from September 1, 1977, to February 28, 1994, count for this country.