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DX Bulletin 38 ARLD038
>From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 21, 2017
To all radio amateurs

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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
WB0TEV, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The Daily DX, DXNL,
Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web
sites. Thanks to all.

BARBADOS, 8P. Dean, 8P6SH plans to be QRV as 8P50B on 20 meters in
the CQ World Wide DX RTTY contest. QSL via KU9C.

NEPAL, 9N. Gerhard, OE3GEA is QRV as 9N7GE. Activity of late has
been on 30 and 17 meters using CW. His length of stay is unknown.
QSL to home call.

TAIWAN, BV. A group of operators will be QRV as BV2A/3 from SaXi,
Tao Yuan City in the CQ World Wide DX RTTY contest. QSL via
operators’ instructions.

BOTSWANA, A2. Operators Paul, R2AD, Elena, RC5A, and Yuri, RM0F are
QRV as A25SP, A25BE, and A25BI, respectively, from Chobe National
Park until September 25. Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using CW
and SSB. QSL to home calls.

TONGA, A3. Hal, JR4OZR will be QRV as A35W from Tongatapu Island,
IOTA OC-049, in the CQ World Wide DX RTTY contest. QSL direct to
JJ2VLY.

OMAN, A4. Members of the Royal Omani Amateur Radio Society will be
QRV as A44A in the CQ World Wide DX RTTY contest as a Multi/2 entry.
QSL via A47RS.

CEUTA AND MELILLA, EA9. Jorge, EA9LZ will be QRV as EF9R in the CQ
World Wide DX RTTY contest. QSL via EA5KB.

REUNION ISLAND, FR. Alain, F8FUA is QRV as FR/F8FUA until September
30. Activity is holiday style on the HF bands using CW, SSB and
various digital modes. QSL to home call.

JERSEY, GJ. Kazu, M0CFW will be QRV as MJ5Z in the CQ World Wide DX
RTTY contest on all bands. Before and after the contest he is
active as MJ0CFW. QSL to home call.

GUERNSEY, GU. A group of operators are QRV as MU/ON4ANN until
September 24. Activity is on 160, 80, 40 and 30 meters using CW,
SSB and various digital modes. QSL via M0URX.

REPUBLIC OF KOREA, HL. Special event station HL50NWPF is QRV until
September 24 to celebrate the 5th Nakdong River World Peace Culture
Festival. QSL via HL5FXP.

OGASAWARA, JD1. Take, JA1UII is QRV as JD1BON until September 30.
Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. This includes
being an entry in the CQ World Wide DX RTTY contest. QSL to home
call.

AUSTRIA, OE. Special event station OE6YHOTA will be QRV on
September 23 and 24 to draw attention to the Young Helpers on the
Air activity. Activity will be on 80, 40, 20 and 15 meters. QSL
via OE6SWG.

ARUBA, P4. Operators Jim, K8JH and Mike, KB8KB will be QRV as P40N
and P40M, respectively, from September 27 to October 3. Activity
will be on various HF bands using CW, SSB, RTTY, PSK31 and FT8. QSL
both calls for this activity direct to home calls.

FERNANDO DE NORONHA, PY0F. Leo, PP1CZ is QRV as PY0F/PP1CZ until
September 27. Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using mainly CW, with
some RTTY, JT65 and FT8 as well. QSL direct to home call.

CRETE, SV9. Joerg, DM1OS will be QRV as SV9/DM1OS from Gavdos
Island, IOTA EU-187, from September 23 to 25. Activity will be
holiday style on the HF bands. QSL to home call.

PALAU, T8. Katsumi, JA3KIO is QRV as T88XA from Koror Island, IOTA
OC-009, until September 26. Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using
CW, SSB, RTTY and JT65. This includes being an entry in the CQ
World Wide DX RTTY contest. QSL to home call. In addition, Toshi,
JA3JND is QRV as T88ON from Koror Island until September 28.
Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and JT65. QSL to
home call.

BELIZE, V3. Victor, WB0TEV is QRV as V31VP from Blackman Eddy until
September 25. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using some SSB. This
includes being an entry in the CQ World Wide DX RTTY contest. QSL
to home call.

LAOS, XW. Champ, E21EIC is QRV as XW1IC from Vientiane until
September 25. Activity is on 80 to 6 meters. This includes being a
Single Op/Single Band on 20 meter entry in the CQ World Wide DX RTTY
contest. QSL to home call.

CAYMAN ISLANDS, ZF. A group of operators will be QRV as ZF1A in the
CQ World Wide DX RTTY contest. QSL via operators’ instructions.

GIBRALTAR, ZB. Robert, M0TTT will be QRV as ZB2TT in the CQ World
Wide DX RTTY contest as a Single Op/All Band/Low Power entry. QSL
via M0URX.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The CQ Worldwide DX RTTY Contest, NCCC
RTTY Sprint, Railways on the Air, NCCC Sprint CW Ladder, Maine QSO
Party, Texas QSO Party and the AGCW VHF/UHF Contest are all on tap
for this upcoming weekend.

The 220 MHz Fall Sprint is scheduled for September 22. The CWops
Mini-CWT CW Test, UKEICC 80-Meter CW Contest, Phone Fray and SKCC CW
Sprint are scheduled for September 27.

Please see September 2017 QST, page 84, and the ARRL and WA7BNM
Contest Web Sites for details.
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DX Bulletin 37 ARLD037
>From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 14, 2017
To all radio amateurs

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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The Daily DX, DXNL, Contest
Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites.
Thanks to all.

GEORGIA, 4L. Dmitry, R4WW will be QRV as 4L/R4WW from September 17
to 29. Activity will be holiday style on 80 to 10 meters using CW,
and possibly SSB and RTTY. This may include an entry in the
upcoming CQ World Wide RTTY contest. QSL direct to home call.

SAMOA, 5W. Al, K7AR will be QRV as 5W0RA from Apia, IOTA OC-097,
from September 19 to 29. Activity will be on the HF bands using CW,
SSB, RTTY and possibly FT8. QSL to home call.

MAURITANIA, 5T. A group of operators are QRV as 5T5OK until
September 29. Activity is on the HF bands using CW, SSB and RTTY
with several stations active simultaneously. QSL via OK6DJ.

ALGERIA, 7X. Rodrigo, EA7JX will be QRV as 7U1X from Djelfa from
September 18 to 25. Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters. This
includes being an entry in the upcoming CQ World Wide RTTY DX
contest. QSL to home call.

WEST MALAYSIA, 9M2. Members of the Kuala Lumpur DX Team will be QRV
as 9M4IOTA from Indah Island, IOTA AS-074, from September 16 to 18.
QSL direct to 9M4IOTA.

BOTSWANA, A2. Operators Pavel, R2AD, Yuri, RM0F and Elena, RC5A are
QRV as A25BE, A25BI and A25SP, respectively, from Kasane until
September 25. Activity is on 160 to 6 meters using CW and SSB. QSL
to home calls.

TONGA, A3. Hal, JR4OZR will be QRV as A35W from Nuku’alofa from
September 20 to 26. Activity will be on the HF bands using RTTY and
FT8. This includes being an entry in the upcoming CQ World Wide
RTTY DX contest. QSL via JJ2VLY.

NIUE, E6. Grant, VK5GR is QRV as E6AG until September 25 while on
vacation. Activity is holiday style on 40 to 6 meters using mainly
digital modes but also some CW and SSB. This includes being an
entry in the upcoming CQ World Wide RTTY DX contest. QSL via M0OXO.

ST. PIERRE AND MIQUELON, FP. Operators G7VJR, G3ZAY, DH5FS, M0BLF,
M0WUT, M0ZXA and M0INN will be QRV as FP/homecalls from Ile aux
Marins from September 18 to 22. Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters
using all modes, including FT8, with four stations active
simultaneously. QSL to home call.

GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, HC8. Members of the 7163 Group are QRV as HD8M
from Isabela Island, IOTA SA-004, until September 21. Activity is
on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, and various digital modes,
including FT8. QSL direct to WB2REM.

GRENADA, J3. Wayde, KD2NOP is QRV as J3/KD2NOP until September 20.
Activity is on various HF bands using JT65, FT8 and possibly other
digital modes. QSL to home call.

WAKE ISLAND, KH9. Terry, K7ASU is QRV as K7ASU/KH9 until September
17 while on work assignment. His activity is sporadic, but is
generally active on 40 and 20 meters at various times. QSL direct
to home call.

ALAND ISLANDS, OH0. Operators DK2DO, DL1ZBO and DL5FF will be QRV
as OH0JWL from September 19 to 25. Activity will be on 80 to 10
meters using CW. This includes being an entry in the upcoming CQ
World Wide RTTY DX contest. QSL CW contacts via DK2DO, and RTTY
contacts via DL5FF. In addition, special event callsign OF100FI/0
will be QRV from Brando Island during the SAC CW contest to
celebrate the 100th anniversary of the independence of Finland. QSL
via OH2BAD.

CZECH REPUBLIC, OL. Special event station OL100SV is QRV until
September 23 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Signal Forces
of the Czech Army. QSL via bureau.

LAOS, XW. Champ, E21EIC will be QRV as XW1IC from September 21 to
25. Activity will be on 80 to 6 meters. This includes being an
entry in the upcoming CQ World Wide RTTY DX contest. QSL to home
call.

ZIMBABWE, Z2. David, G4NRT is QRV as Z21NRT from Harare until
September 29. Activity is on 80 to 2 meters using CW, SSB, PSK,
JT65, JT69, FT8 and FM on 2 meters. QSL direct to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL 10 GHz and Up Contest, North
American RTTY Sprint, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint CW Ladder, AGB
80-Meter NEMIGA Contest, SARL VHF/UHF Analogue/Digital Contest,
Scandinavian Activity CW Contest, All Africa International DX
Contest, Iowa QSO Party, New Hampshire QSO Party, New Jersey QSO
Party, QRP Afield, Washington State Salmon Run, Feld Hell Sprint and
BARTG Sprint 75 are all scheduled for this upcoming weekend.

The 144 MHz Fall Sprint and Run for the Bacon QRP CW Contest are
scheduled for September 18.

The RSGB 80-Meter Autumn CW Series, Phone Fray and CWops Mini-CWT CW
Test are scheduled for September 20.

Please see September 2017 QST, page 84, and the ARRL and WA7BNM
Contest Web Sites for details.
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DX Bulletin 36 ARLD036
>From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 7, 2017
To all radio amateurs

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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The Daily DX, DXNL, Contest
Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites.
Thanks to all.

SENEGAL, 6W. Ronald, VE3REV is QRV as 6W1SU from Dakar and is here
for the next 2 to 3 years. Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using SSB.
QSL direct to M0URX.

ALGERIA, 7Y. Bodo, DF8DX will be QRV as 7Y0A from Bechar from
September 11 to 22. Activity will be on the various HF bands using
CW and SSB. QSL via operator’s instructions.

BOTSWANA, A2. Alex, IW5ELA is QRV as A25AL from various locations
until September 15. Activity is holiday style on the HF bands using
mostly CW. QSL direct to home call.

MOROCCO, CN. Tev, TA1HZ and Golkem, TA7AZC are QRV as CN2HZ and
CN2ZC, respectively, until September 13. Activity is on the HF
bands. This includes being active in the Worked All Europe SSB DX
contest. QSL CN2HZ via LZ3HI, and CN2ZC direct to home call.

NIUE, E6. Grant, VK5GR will be QRV as E6AG from September 13 to 25.
Activity will be on 40 to 6 meters. This includes being an entry in
the upcoming CQ World Wide RTTY contest. QSL via M0OXO.

CANARY ISLANDS, EA8. Emanuele, IZ1UKX is QRV as EA8/IZ1UKX from
Lanzarote Island, IOTA AF-004, until September 17. Activity is
holiday style on 30 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK. QSL
to home call.

FRENCH POLYNESIA, FO. Heinz, DF1YP is QRV as FO/DF1YP from Moorea,
IOTA OC-046, until October 1. Activity is on 20, 17 and 15 meters
using SSB and various digital modes. QSL to home call.

LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0. Kasimir, DL2SBY will be QRV as HB0/DL2SBY from
September 9 to 15. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW and
SSB with a concentration on RTTY. QSL direct to home call.

DENMARK, OZ. Jens, OZ0JD will be QRV as OZ0JD/p from Laesoe Island,
IOTA EU-088, from September 10 to 15. Activity will be on the HF
bands using RTTY and FT8. QSL to home call.

SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS. Sebastian, SQ1SGB is QRV as HF0ARC from the
Polish Antarctic Station H. Arctowski on King George Island, IOTA
AN-010, until October 10. Activity is on 40 and 10 meters at
various times using JT9/65 and some SSB. QSL direct to home call.

DODECANESE, SV5. Claudio, HB9OAU will be QRV as SV5/HB9OAU from
Karpathos Island, IOTA EU-001, from September 9 to 22. Activity
will be on 40 to 10 meters using SSB, RTTY and PSK. QSL to home
call.

ANTIGUA, V2. Bud, AA3B will be QRV as V26K from September 14 to 19.
Activity will be on the HF bands using CW and possibly RTTY and FT8.
QSL direct to home call.

COCOS (KEELING) ISLAND, VK9C. Lance, W7GJ will be QRV as VK9CGJ
from September 12 to 30. This is a 6-Meter EME operation. QSL
direct to home call.

VANUATU, YJ. Rod, YJ8RN will be QRV as YJ8RN/p from Loh Island,
IOTA OC-110, from September 11 to 29. Activity will be in his spare
time on 80, 40 and 20 meters using SSB. He may be active from IOTAs
OC-035 and OC-104 as well. QSL via NZ4DX.

ZIMBABWE, Z2. David, G4NRT will be QRV as Z21NRT from Harare from
September 9 to 29. Activity will be during his spare time on 80 to
6 meters, and 2 meters FM, using CW, SSB, PSK, JT9/65 and FT8. QSL
direct to home call.

MACEDONIA, Z3. Arno, DL1CW will be QRV as Z38/DL1CW from Orhid from
September 11 to 13. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters using only
CW. QSL to home call.

ALBANIA, ZA. Arno, DL1CW will be QRV as ZA/DL1CW from Pogradec on
September 9 and 10. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters using only
CW. QSL to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL September VHF Contest, ARRL EME
Contest, North American CW Sprint, NCCC Sprint CW Ladder, Worked All
Europe SSB DX Contest, Kulikovo Polye 20-Meter CW Contest, FOC CW
QSO Party, SARL Field Day Contest, SKCC Weekend CW Sprintathon, Ohio
State Parks on the Air, Russian Cup Digital Contest and the Classic
CW Exchange will certainly keep contesters busy this weekend.

The RSGB 80m Autumn SSB Series and 4 States QRP Group Second Sunday
Sprint are scheduled for September 11.

The Phone Fray and CWops Mini-CWT CW Test are scheduled for
September 13.

Please see September 2017 QST, page 84, and the ARRL and WA7BNM
Contest Web Sites for details.
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DX Bulletin 35 ARLD035
>From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 31, 2017
To all radio amateurs

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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The Daily DX, DXNL, Contest
Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites.
Thanks to all.

MAURITIUS, 3B. Hans, PA3HGT will be QRV as 3B8/PA3HGT from
September 5 to 22. Activity will be holiday style on 40, 20 and 10
meters using SSB and possibly various digital modes. QSL to home
call.

ALGERIA, 7X. A group of operators are QRV as 7Y94I from Rachgoun
Island, IOTA AF-094, until September 10. QSL via 7X2DD.

BOTSWANA, A2. Alex, IW5ELA will be QRV as A25AL from September 7 to
15. Activity will be holiday style on the HF bands using mostly CW.
QSL to home call.

PHILIPPINES, DU. Michael, W6QT is QRV as DU3/W6QT from Luzon
Island, IOTA OC-042, until the end of the year. Activity is on 80
to 10 meters. QSL direct to home call.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, E5. Nobuaki, JA0JHQ is QRV as E51JHQ from
Rarotonga Island, IOTA OC-013, until September 4. Activity is on 80
to 6 meters. This includes being active in the All-Asian DX Phone
contest. QSL to home call.

BELARUS, EU. Special event station EV500S is active until September
20 to celebrate the Quincentenary of the town of Schuchin. QSL via
DL7VFM.

SCOTLAND, GM. Station GB5TAM is QRV from the H.M.S. Tern Naval Air
Station Museum on Orkney Island, IOTA EU-009, during the month of
September. QSL via MM5DWW.

COLOMBIA, HK. Special event station 5K300PF will be QRV from
September 5 to 9 during his Holiness Pope Francis’ visit. QSL via
HK1X.

ITALY, I. Members of the Strange Radio Team will be QRV as IQ8OM/p
from the Capo d’Orso Lighthouse, ARLHS ITA-019, on September 2.
Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters using SSB. QSL via IK8WEJ.

ST. LUCIA, J6. Operators K9HZ, K0UM and K8SD are QRV as J68HZ from
September 1 to 16. Activity is on 160 to 2 meters using CW, SSB and
RTTY. QSL direct to K9HZ.

BULGARIA, LZ. Members of the Bulgarian Radio Club Blagovestnik are
QRV with special event call sign LZ100SK during September to honor
Bulgarian Saints. QSL via bureau.

MARKET REEF, OJ0. Jukka, OH2BR will be QRV as OJ0/OH2BR for a week
beginning September 2. Activity will be on the HF bands including
60 meters. QSL to home call.

BONAIRE, PJ4. Wilko, PA3BWK is QRV as PJ4/PA3BWK until September
16. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters, and possibly 30 meters, using
mainly CW with some RTTY and occasional SSB, QSL to home call.

FRANZ JOSEF LAND, R1/F. Eugene, UA4RX is QRV as UA4RX/1 from Heiss
Island and is here until July or August 2018. Activity is on 160 to
10 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes. QSL direct to
UA2FM.

GREECE, SV. Dave, GM0LVI is QRV as SV8/GM0LVI/p from Zakynthos,
IOTA EU-052, until September 19. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters.
QSL to home call.

UKRAINE, UR. Special event station EO25P is QRV until December 31,
2017 to mark the 25 years of the Volyn Amateur Radio League. QSL
via operators’ instructions.

VIET NAM, XV. BJ, WA7WJR is QRV as XV9WJR from various locations
until September 17. Activity is on 40 and 20 meters using CW. QSL
direct to home call.

INDONESIA, YB. Bert, PD1SA plans to be QRV as YB1/PD1SA from
September 2 to October 2. QSL to home call.

ROMANIA, YO. A group of operators are QRV as YP0F from Insula
Fericirii Island, IOTA EU-191, until September 3. Activity is on 80
to 10 meters, and may run QRP power as well, using mostly SSB. QSL
via YO9RIJ.

PRINCE EDWARD AND MARION ISLANDS, ZS8. David, ZS1BCE is QRV as ZS8Z
from Marion Island, IOTA AF-021, until May 2018. Activity is on the
HF bands using SSB and various digital modes. QSL direct to ZS1LS.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The All-Asian DX Phone Contest, IARU
Region 1 SSB Field Day, RSGB SSB Field Day, QRP 20-Meter CW Fox
Hunt, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint CW Ladder, G3ZQS Memorial
Straight Key CW Contest, Russian RTTY World Wide Contest, CWOps CW
Open, Wake-Up. QRP CW Sprint, Colorado QSO Party, AGCW Straight Key
40-Meter CW Party, PODXS 070 Club Jay Hudak Memorial 80-Meter PSK31
Sprint, WAB 144 MHz QRO Phone and the Tennessee QSO Party will
certainly keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend.

The MI QRP Labor Day CW Sprint is scheduled for September 4. The
ARS Spartan CW Sprint is scheduled for September 5. The CWops
Mini-CWT CW Test, UKEICC 80-Meter Contest, and Phone Fray are all
scheduled for September 6.

Please see September 2017 QST, page 84, and the ARRL and WA7BNM
Contest Web Sites for details.
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DX Bulletin 34 ARLD034
>From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 24, 2017
To all radio amateurs

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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The Daily DX, DXNL, Contest
Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites.
Thanks to all.

CROATIA, 9A. Peter, GW4UWD will be QRV as 9A/GW4UWD/p from Zlarin
Island, IOTA EU-170, from August 27 to September 2. Activity will
be on the HF bands using only SSB. QSL to home call.

WEST MALAYSIA, 9M2. Special event station 9M29SEAKL is QRV until
August 29 during the context of the 29th SEA GAMES 2017 being held
in Kuala Lumpur. QSL via bureau.

TAIWAN, BV. Special event station BV0FISU is QRV until August 30 to
draw attention to the 29th Summer Universiade sporting event being
held in Taipei. QSL via BV2FP.

FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY, DA. Stefan, DF8HS will be QRV from two
different locations on Fehmarn from August 28 to September 14. QSL
to home call.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, E5. Doug, W6HB will be QRV as E51DLD from
August 27 to September 8. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters
using only SSB. QSL to home call.

ESTONIA, ES. Members of the Russian Lighthouse Society are QRV as
ES/RX3AMI until August 31 from IOTAs EU-034, EU-149, and EU-178.
QSL via RX3AMI.

REPUBLIC OF KOREA, HL. Han, DS2GOO will be QRV as DS2GOO/4 from
Pogil Island, IOTA AS-085, from August 26 to 28. Activity will be
on 40 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes. QSL to
home call.

JAPAN, JA. Members of the Tokyo Bay Ham Club are QRV with special
event call sign 8J1ZIU until the May of 2018 to celebrate the club’s
40th anniversary. QSL via bureau.

ALASKA, KL7. Mikhail, VE7ACN is QRV as NL6/AA7CH from Kayak Island,
IOTA NA-157, until August 28. Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using
CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

CORSICA, TK. Frans, DJ0TP is QRV as TK/DJ0TP until September 8.
QSL to home call.

MICRONESIA, V6. Toshi, JA6REX will be QRV as V63KS from Chuuk
Island, IOTA OC-011, from August 28 to September 3. Activity will
be on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL to home call.

VIET NAM, XV. William, WA7WJR will be QRV as XV9WJR from August 26
to September 17. Activity will be from various locations, and QRV
mainly on 40 and 20 meters using primarily CW. QSL direct to home
call.

INDONESIA, YB. Champ, E21EIC is QRV as YB2/KY1A until August 26
from the Borobudur Central Java Amateur Radio Fair. QSL to E21EIC.

VANUATU, YJ. Bert, CX3AN will be QRV as YJ0CX from Efate Island,
IOTA OC-035, from August 27 to September 3. Activity will be on the
HF bands using CW and SSB. QSL to home call. In addition, Tony,
KQ2I will be QRV as YJ0AT from Efate Island, IOTA OC-035, from
August 28 to September 13. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters
using only CW. QSL via NR6M.

U. K. SOVEREIGN BASE AREAS ON CYPRUS, ZC4. Adrian, G0KOM has
renewed his license and is active as ZC4MK for the next 12 months.
Activity will be on the HF bands. QSL to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The QRP 20-Meter CW Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY
Sprint, NCCC Sprint Ladder, Hawaii QSO Party, ALARA Contest, YO DX
HF Contest, SCC RTTY Championship, W/VE Islands QSO Party, Kansas
QSO Party, Ohio QSO Party, CVA SSB DX Contest, 50 MHz Fall Sprint
and the SARL HF CW Contest are all on tap for this upcoming weekend.

The Phone Fray and CWops Mini-CWT Test are scheduled for August 30.

Please see August 2017 QST, page 86, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
Web Sites for details.
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DX Bulletin 33 ARLD033
>From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 17, 2017
To all radio amateurs

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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
HL4CCM, RW6HS, SP8TK, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The
Daily DX, DXNL, Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest
Calendar and WA7BNM web sites. Thanks to all.

SAMOA, 5W. Bert, CX3AN will be QRV as 5W0HA from Upolu Island, IOTA
OC-097, from August 19 to 26. Activity will be holiday style on the
HF bands. QSL direct to home call.

LESOTHO, 7P. Quintus, ZS2KU and Vaughan, ZS2VR are QRV as 7P8QM and
7P8VRR, respectively, from the Sani Pass Region until August 21.
Activity is on 20 and 15 meters. QSL to home calls.

CUBA, CO. A group of operators will be QRV as T45FM from the Faro
Puta Maya Lighthouse, ILLW CU-005, during the International
Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. Activity will be with six stations
active on all bands using CW, SSB and various digital modes. QSL
direct to RW6HS.

PORTUGAL, CT. A group of operators from the Nucleo de Radioamadores
da Armada will be QRV as CR1FF from the Farol da Ponta Ferraria
Lighthouse on Sao Miguel Island, IOTA EU-003, during the
International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. Activity is on the HF
bands using CW and SSB. QSL via CS5NRA.

SABLE ISLAND, CY0. Aaron, VA1AXC is QRV as CYO/VA1AXC until the
end of August. He is active on 20 meters using SSB. QSL via
JE1LET.

FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY, DA. Operators DH3WO, DJ2HD, DJ2BQ and
DL3DXX will be QRV as DA2017LH from Fluegge Lighthouse during the
International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. Activity will be on 80
to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via DJ2HD.

PHILIPPINES, DU. Dale, KE0BRZ, is QRV as DU1/KE0BRZ from Palawan
until August 22. Activity is holiday style on 20 meters using SSB
and QRP power. QSL direct to home call.

SPAIN, EA. A group of operators will be QRV as EG1LWV from the Faro
Cabo Vilano Lighthouse during the International Lighthouse/Lightship
Weekend. QSL via EA1HNP.

FRENCH POLYNESIA, FO. Operators F6BCW and F6DTZ are QRV as TX5EG
from Moorea until September 5. They may also be active as FO/F6BCW
and FO/F6DTZ, respectively. Activity is on 80 to 12 meters using
CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK. QSL via operators’ instructions.

REPUBLIC OF KOREA, HL. Members of the Gwangju DX Club are QRV as
D73G from Ap’ae Island, IOTA AS-060, until August 20. Activity is
on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes. QSL via
6L0NJ.

PANAMA, HP. Members of the Radio Club de Panama will be QRV as 3E1L
from the Canal Miraflores Lighthouse during the International
Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. QSL via HP1RCP.

POLAND, SP. Special event station HF700LUB is QRV until August 2018
to celebrate the 700th anniversary of the city Lublin. Activity is
on the HF bands using CW, SSB and various digital modes. QSL via
SP8AB. In addition, look for 3Z20ILLW to be QRV from the
Jaroslawiec Lighthouse, ILLW PL-0014, during the International
Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. QSL via bureau.

ANTARCTICA. Raj, VU3LBP is QRV as VU3LBP/p from the Bharati
Station, Larsemann Hills, IOTA AN-016, until November 2017. QSL via
I1HYW.

MARSHALL ISLANDS, V7. Randy, WW6RG will be QRV as V73/WW6RG from
Kwajalein Atoll from August 21 to 24. Activity will be on 14205 kHz
using SSB between 0300 and 0730z. QSL to home call.

INDIA, VU. Members of the Goa Radio Amateurs Society will be QRV as
AU2LH from the Betul Lighthouse during the International
Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters
using CW, SSB and various digital modes. QSL direct to VU2YQ.

MEXICO, XE. Members of the Radioexperimentadores de Campeche will
be QRV as 4A3AA from the Isla Aguada Lighthouse during the
International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. QSL via XE3AA.

CAMBODIA, XU. Rene, F6CTW is QRV as XU7AEZ from Phnom Penh until
August 29. Activity is on 20 meters using CW. QSL direct to home
call.

INDONESIA, YB. Special event station YB67TJG will be QRV from
August 20 to 27 to mark the founding of the province Jawa Tengah 67
years ago. This includes operations from the Borobudur Central Java
Amateur Radio Fair 2017. QSL via operators’ instructions.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL Rookie Roundup RTTY, ARRL 10
GHz and Up Contest, International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend, QRP
20-Meter CW Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint CW Ladder, SARTG
World Wide RTTY Contest, Russian District Award Contest, Keyman’s
Club of Japan CW Contest, Feld Hell Sprint, North American SSB QSO
Party, CVA DX CW Contest and SARL HF Digital Contest will certainly
keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend.

The Solar Eclipse QSO Party and Run for the Bacon QRP CW Contest are
scheduled for August 21.

The CWops Mini-CWT CW Test, SKCC CW Sprint and Phone Fray are
scheduled for August 23.

Please see August 2017 QST, page 86, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
Web Sites for details.
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DX Bulletin 32 ARLD032
>From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 10, 2017
To all radio amateurs

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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The Daily DX, DXNL, Contest
Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites.
Thanks to all.

MARKET REEF, OJ0. Martti, OH2BH and Henri, OH3JR signing OJ0BH and
OJ0JR, respectively, will be QRV from August 12 to 19, using the new
FT8 digital mode. They will also be active in the Worked All Europe
DX Contest as well as make appearances on the traditional modes
during any audible propagation.

ISRAEL, 4X. Udi, 4X6ZM and friends plan to activate the Baram
National Park (Synagogue section Sn-02, Church section Ch-05,
Holyland M-03-ZF, 4XFF-0005, WW Loc. KM37rb) for the HOCOTA
programme on August 11. They will be QRV as 4X0B on HF using SSB
and CW. QSL via 4X6ZM direct via the bureau or LoTW.

ALGERIA, 7X. Bodo, DF8DX is currently QRV as 7Y0A until August 26
from Bechar using SSB and CW. QSL via ClubLog OQRS.

ENGLAND, G. Special event station GB4RFR operates around the Flight
Refueling Hamfest on August 13.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, K. K7I is the call of a special event
station commemorating the birth of the first IBM-PC. They are QRV
until August 14. This is one in a series of activities for marking
historic milestones in air and spacecraft technology. For QSL
information see qrz.com.

RUSSIA, UE. UE80AR draws attention to the founding of the
Archangelsk Oblast 80 years ago and is QRV until the end of
September. An award is available as well. QSL via RN1ON.

INDIA, VU. Madhukar, VU2MUD plans to use the call AT5M in the WAE
contest from Bengaluru. QSL via VU2MUD, ClubLog.

MALTA, 9H. Oliver, DF6MS will be operating holiday-style from Gozo
as 9H3BW until August 19 on 40 to 15 meters, using CW only, running
a QRP rig. QSL via DF6MS.

SVALBARD, JW. Look for Volkmar, DL4AOJ signing JW/DL4AOJ on the HF
bands, using SSB and CW, until August 14. QSL via home call.

MAYOTTE, FH. Heye, DJ9RR is QRV as FH/DJ9RR until August 14. Look
for him using CW and RTTY on 80 to 10 meters. QSL direct or via the
DARC QSL Bureau and LoTW.

FEDERAL STATES OF MICRONESIA, V6. Chusuke, JR1FKR will be operating
as V63FKR while on vacation from September 27 to October 2, using
SSB and RTTY on 40, 20, 17, 15, 10 and 6 meters. QSL direct only to
JR1FKR.

VANUATU, YJ. Adam, K7ST will be QRV as YJ0ST from several different
islands until mid October, before sailing on to Australia. QSL via
EA5GL.

LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0. Tina, DL5YL and Fred, DL5YM will be QRV as
HB0/home calls from September 21 to October 7. Look for them on 160
to 30 meters. Tina will be emphasizing low band activity towards
JA, VK and ZL on the long path.

MAURITIUS, 3B8. Hans, PA3HGT will be QRV as 3B8/PA3HGT from
September 5 to 22. Activity will be holiday style on 40, 20 and 10
meters using mainly SSB and sometimes the digital modes. QSL via
his home call sign, via the Bureau, direct or LoTW.

GUINEA, 3YX. Operators Alain, F5OZC and Sebastien, F8DQZ will be
active as 3XY3D from November 1 to 30. Activity will be on 40 to 10
meters using mainly CW. QSL via F5OZC, by the REF Bureau or direct.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, E5. Alex, F4GHS will be active as E51GHS from
two of the South Cook Islands during August. He will be QRV from
Aitutaki Island (OC-083) until August 16 and from Rarotonga Island
(OC-013) from August 16 to 25. Activity will be holiday style on
various HF bands. QSL via his home call.

LIGHTHOUSE OPERATIONS. GB0BLH will operate from Berwick Lighthouse
(ILLW UK0077) from August 14 to 21, including the ILL weekend on
August 19 and 20. QSL only via bureau and eQSL. Operators Moses,
CM2YV, Bob, CO2KL, Amed, CO2AME and possibly others will be active
as T45FM from the Faro Puta Maya Lighthouse (ILLW CU-005) during the
ILL weekend. They plan to have six stations active on all bands
using CW, SSB and digital modes. QSL via RW6HS, direct only.

MELLISH REEF, VK9M. Operators Dietmar, DL3DXX, Morten, LB8DC,
Robert, N7QT, Brian, N9ADG, Eric, SM1ALH, Hawk, SM5AQD, Lasse,
SM5GLC and David, W5XU will be active as VK9MA from November 3 to
16. They will be QRV on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.
They plan to have five stations on the air. QSL via N7QT, direct,
via the Bureau, ClubLog’s OQRS, LoTW or eQSL.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The WAE DX Contest, CW, SKCC Weekend
Sprintathon and Maryland-DC QSO Party are on tap for this weekend.
The MMMonVHF/DUBUS 144 MHz Meteorscatter Sprint is on August 11.
Please see August QST page 86 and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web
Sites for details.
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DX Bulletin 31 ARLD031
>From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 3, 2017
To all radio amateurs

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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
DL7AFS, LU4AAO, US7IGN, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The
Daily DX, DXNL, Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest
Calendar and WA7BNM web sites. Thanks to all.

GEORGIA, 4L. Armen, 4L6DL, Sergo, 4L6QC, Alex, UR5EAW, Antoine,
F5RAB, and Luc, F5RAV are QRV as 4L0GF near Batumi until August 13.
Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and various digital
modes. QSL via F5RAV.

MONTENEGRO, 4O. Gianluca, IK4LZH and Teresa, IU4ICT will be QRV as
4O/home calls from August 6 to 15. Activity will be on 40 and 20
meters using only SSB. QSL via IK4LZH.

LESOTHO, 7P. Dennis, ZS4BS will be QRV as 7P8DG from Roma during
the SARL HF Phone Contest. Activity in the contest is limited to
80, 40 and 20 meters. QSL to home call.

CHINA, BY. Zhao, BD7IHN is QRV as B7/BD7IHN from Hainan Island,
IOTA AS-094. Activity is on the HF bands using mostly CW. His
length of stay is unknown. QSL to home call.

FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY, DA. Look for Babs, DL7AFS and Lot,
DJ7ZG to be QRV as DK0DFF from a variety of World Flora and Fauna
sites for about a week beginning August 5. Activity will be on the
HF bands. QSL via bureau.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, E5. Alex, F4GHS will be QRV as E51GHA from
Aitutaki Island, IOTA OC-083, from August 7 to 16. Activity will be
holiday style on the HF bands. QSL to home call.

KERGUELEN ISLANDS, FT/X. Gildas, TU5KG is currently QRV as FT5XT.
Activity is on 20 and 15 meters using SSB. QSL via F4DXW.

ENGLAND, G. Various members of the RSGB will be QRV as GB17YOTA and
GB4YOTA from the summer camp at Gilwell Park from August 5 to 12
during the 7th Youngsters On The Air event. QSL via operators’
instructions.

SARDINIA, IS0. Gil, IZ2DLV is QRV as IS0/IZ2DLV from Portobello di
Gallura until August 25. Activity is holiday style on 80 to 10
meters using CW and SSB. QSL direct to home call.

ALASKA, KL7. Mikhail, VE7ACN will be QRV as AL3/VE7ACN from
Hinchinbrook Island, IOTA NA-042, from August 9 to 15. Activity
will be on 40 to 10 meters, and possibly 160 and 80 meters, using CW
and SSB. QSL to home call.

ARGENTINA, LU. Special event station LU4AAO/A will be QRV from the
Argentine Federal Tiro of Buenos Aires to celebrate its anniversary
on August 5 and 6. Activity will be on 80, 40 and 20 meters using
CW, SSB, JT65 and FT8 at various times both days. QSL via LU4AAO.

BRAZIL, PY. Special event station ZY158CAT is QRV until August 30
to commemorate the 158 years of the city of Catalao. Activity is on
80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters using CW, SSB and various digital
modes. QSL direct to PP2BO.

SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS. Alex, RI1ANO has been QRV on 30 meters CW
around 1900z. QSL via RN1ON.

POLAND, SP. Special event stations SN1944W and SN0MPW are QRV until
October 3 to commemorate the Warsaw Uprising 73 years ago. QSL via
bureau.

TURKEY, TA. Vlad, US7IGN will be QRV as TA4/US7IGN from Kargicak
from August 7 to 17. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters using CW
and QRP power. This includes an entry in the upcoming Worked All
Europe CW contest. QSL to home call.

COSTA RICA, TI. Bryant, KG5HVO is QRV as TI5/KG5HVO until August 8
during the Dave Kalter Memorial Youth DX Adventure. Activity is on
most HF bands. QSL via operator’s instructions.

ASIATIC RUSSIA, UA0. Members of the Russian Robinson Club will be
QRV as RI0LI from Bear Island, IOTA AS-022, from August 7 to 12.
QSL via R7AA.

INDONESIA, YB. Special event station YB72RI is QRV with ten
stations as YB72RI/0 to YB72RI/9 from various locations until August
17 to celebrate the 72nd anniversary of the Republic. Activity is
on all HF bands using CW, SSB and various digital modes. QSL via
bureau.

ASCENSION ISLAND, ZD8. Randy, WW6RG will be QRV as ZD8RA on August
8. Activity will be on 20 meters using SSB and QRP power around
0800 to 1030z and then between 1530z to 2000z. QSL to home call.

SOUTH AFRICA, ZS. A group of operators will be QRV as ZS9V from
Robben Island, IOTA AF-064, in the Western Cape Province from August
9 to 13. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and
possibly digital modes. QSL via M0OXO.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL 222 MHz and Up Distance
Contest, North American CW QSO Party, 10-10 International 10-Meter
Summer SSB Contest, European HF Championship, WAB 144 MHz Low Power
Phone and SARL HF Phone Contest are all on tap for this weekend.

The ARS Spartan CW Sprint is scheduled for August 8. The CWops
Mini-CWT CW Test, Phone Fray and NAQCC CW Sprint are scheduled for
August 9.

Please see August 2017 QST, page 86, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
web sites for details.
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DX Bulletin 30 ARLD030
>From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT July 27, 2017
To all radio amateurs

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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
GW0ANA, IZ8EGM, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The Daily
DX, DXNL, Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and
WA7BNM web sites. Thanks to all.

FIJI, 3D2. Wes, ZL3TE plans to be QRV as 3D2SE from Viti Levu, IOTA
OC-016. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW and RTTY.
This includes being an entry in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL to home
call.

CROATIA, 9A. Operators Brani, OM1BD, Branislav, OM2FY and Radovan,
OM2ZZ will be QRV as 9A/OM2ZZ from Pag Island, IOTA EU-170, as a Low
Power entry in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via OM2FY.

RWANDA, 9X. Alan, KE4TA will be QRV as 9X0TA from Kimihurura,
Kigali beginning August 5 for the next three years. Activity will
be holiday style on the HF bands. He is currently active on 20 and
17 meters using SSB and digital modes as well as some CW. QSL via
N4GNR.

CHINA, BY. Operators Dale, BA4TB, Yu, BG4TMC, Tao, BG4TRN and Zhou,
BG4TVT will be QRV as BG4TMC from Chongming Island, IOTA AS-136, in
the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via BG4TMC. In addition, members of the
Fuzhou Amateur Radio Club will be QRV as BG5UDN from Pingtan Island,
IOTA AS-138, in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via M0OXO.

MOROCCO, CN. Rachid, CN8RAH will be QRV with special event call sign
5E4RAH from July 29 to 31 to commemorate the Feast of the Throne.
QSL via EA7FTR.

ESTONIA, ES. Members of the Radio Club V will be QRV as ES0V from
Saaremaa Island, IOTA EU-034, as a Multi/Single entry in the RSGB
IOTA contest. QSL via ES3VI.

MARQUESAS ISLANDS, FO. Operators Didier, F6BCW, Dominique, F6DTZ,
Le, F1TCV and David, K3EL will be QRV as TX5EG from Hiva Oa Island,
IOTA OC-027, from July 29 to August 6. Activity will be on 80 to 12
meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK. QSL via F6BCW.

WALES, GW. Members of the Barry ARS will be QRV with special event
station GB4RME from July 30 to August 5 from the Royal Mint at
Llantrisant. Activity will be on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB,
RTTY, JT65, and on various satellites. QSL via GW0ANA.

GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, HC8. Geoff, G8OFQ will be QRV as HC8/G8OFQ from
Isabela Island, IOTA SA-004, from August 1 to October 30. Activity
will be on 160 to 6 meters. QSL to home call.

THAILAND, HS. Operators E21IZC, E27EK and HS7UCQ are QRV as E29AU
from Chang Island, IOTA AS-125, until August 1. Activity is on the
HF bands using CW. They will be active as E2T in the RSGB IOTA
contest. QSL direct to E21IZC.

ITALY, I. A group of operators are QRV as IL7P from Pedagne Island,
IOTA EU-091, until July 30. Activity is on the HF bands using all
modes. This includes being an entry in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL
via IZ8EGM.

OGASAWARA, JD1. Koji, JI1LET will be QRV as JD1BOI from Komagari,
Chichijima Island, IOTA AS-031, from August 3 to 12. Activity will
be on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL to home call.

AUSTRIA, OE. Special event station OE17BEACH is QRV until August 6
during the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championship 2017. QSL via
bureau.

ALAND ISLANDS, OH0. Operators Doug, CO8DM and Pekka, OH2TA will be
QRV as OH0X from Brando Island, IOTA EU-002, as a Multi/2 entry in
the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via OH2TA.

SLOVAK REPUBLIC, OM. Members of the Secondary School of Electrical
Engineering in Kosice are QRV with special event station OM50SPSEKE
until the end of 2017 to celebrate the school’s 50th anniversary.
QSL via bureau.

SEYCHELLES, S7. Nobuaki, JA0JHQ is QRV as S79NH from Praslin
Island, IOTA AF-024, until July 31. Activity is on 160 to 10 meters
using CW and RTTY, and possibly SSB. This includes being an entry
in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL to home call.

DODECANESE, SV5. Efstathios, SV5DKL will be QRV active as SX5R from
Rhodes Island, IOTA EU-001. He will be a Single Op/Assisted/CW
Mode/24 Hrs/High Power entry in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL direct
to home call.

ASIATIC RUSSIA, UA0. Vladimir, UA0LCZ is QRV as R66IOTA from Popov
Island, IOTA AS-066, until July 31. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters
using CW. He will be active in the RSGB IOTA contest using CW and
SSB. QSL to home call.

CANADA, VE. Operators Martin, VA2AMH, Marc, VE2MBT, Jean-Pierre,
VE2SSS, Pascal, VE2WHZ and Remi, VE2YAG will be QRV as VY0/VA2NDX
from Nunavut, IOTA NA-173, in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via F4BHW.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The RSGB IOTA Contest, QRP 20-Meter CW
Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, Feld Hell Sprint and ARS
CW Flight of the Bumblebees are on tap for this weekend.

The CWops Mini-CWT Test and Phone Fray are scheduled for August 2.

Please see July 2017 QST, page 82, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
web sites for details.
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>From ARRL Headquarters
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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
KI1U, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The Daily DX, DXNL,
Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web
sites. Thanks to all.

FIJI, 3D2. Bill, VK4FW is QRV as 3D2T from Viti Levu, IOTA OC-016,
until July 27. Activity is holiday style on 40 to 15 meters using
mainly CW. He plans to be active from some World Wide Flora and
Fauna areas as well. QSL to home call.

SAMOA, 5W. Roly, ZL1BQD will be QRV as 5W0RR from Apia from July 26
to August 15. Activity will be on the HF bands using mostly JT65
and possibly the new mode FT8. QSL to home call.

WEST MALAYSIA, 9M2. Members of the Kuala Lumpur DX Team will be QRV
as 9M4IOTA from Pangkor Island, IOTA AS-072, from July 22 to 24.
Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and various
digital modes. QSL direct to 9M2OOO.

OMAN, A4. Members of the Royal Omani Amateur Radio Society are QRV
as A43FD until July 22 during their Field Day event from Al Jabal Al
Akhdar. QSL via A47RS.

ANGOLA, D2. Paulo, CT1FJZ is QRV as D2FJZ from Luanda. Activity of
late has been on 20 meters using SSB. His length of stay is
unknown. QSL to home call.

LIBERIA, EL. Dickson, EL2DT has been active on 20 meters using CW
around 1900z. QSL to home call.

ECUADOR, HC. Special event station HD086QRC is QRV until July 23 to
celebrate the Quito Radio Club’s 86 years. Activity is on the HF
bands using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via HC1QRC.

WAKE ISLAND, KH9. Randy, WW6RG will be QRV as WW6RG/KH9 on July 24
on 20 meters using SSB and QRP power around 0330 to 0730z. QSL
direct to home call.

POLAND, SP. Special event station HF6TWG is QRV from Wroclaw until
July 30 during the 10th World Games. QSL via SP6PKO.

EGYPT, SU. Christian, DM4DX is currently living in Cairo until at
least November, and is QRV as SU0ERA from the Egyptian Radio
Amateurs Society station. He is also active as SU/DM4DX. Activity
is on 20 to 10 meters using SSB. QSL via operator’s instructions.

DODECANESE, SV5. Georgia, SV1QXU is QRV as SV5/SV1QXU from Rhodes,
IOTA EU-001, until July 24. Activity is holiday style on the HF
bands. QSL via operator’s instructions.

PALAU, T8. Ted, JA7XBG will be QRV as T88GA from July 22 to 30.
Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters. QSL to home call.

ICELAND, TF. Special event station TF15MOOT will be QRV from July
25 to August 2 during the 15th World Scout Moot from the Scout
Activity Centre in Ulfljotsvatn. QSL via operators’ instructions.

CAMEROON, TJ. Dan, TJ3PD has been active on 20 meters using SSB
around 1600 to 1700z. QSL via N2OO.

ASIATIC RUSSIA, UA0. A group of operators will be QRV as R66IOTA
from Popova Island, IOTA AS-066, from July 25 to 30. Activity will
be on 80 to 10 meters using only CW. This includes being an entry
in the upcoming RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via UA0LCZ.

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA, V2. Tim, VE6SH will be QRV as V29SH from
Jumbay Bay Island, IOTA NA-100, from July 23 to August 7. Activity
will be on 30 and 17 meters. QSL direct to home call.

MARSHALL ISLANDS, V7. After his Wake Island activity, Randy, WW6RG
will be QRV as V73/WW6RG from Kwajalein on July 26 from around 0330
to 0800z on 20 meters using SSB and QRP power. QSL direct to home
call.

CANADA, VE. Mike, KI1U will be QRV as KI1U/VE9 from Grand Manan
Island, IOTA NA-014, from July 23 to 30. Activity will be on 40 to
10 meters using CW and various digital modes, including possibly the
new mode FT8, as well as possible activity on the FM satellites.
QSL to home call.

SOUTH SUDAN, Z8. Diya, YI1DZ is QRV as Z81D from Juba. Activity of
late has been on 40 meters using SSB. QSL via OM3JW.

PRINCE EDWARD AND MARION ISLANDS, ZS8. David, ZS8Z is QRV from
Marion Island, IOTA AF-021, until May 2018 and has been active on 20
meters using SSB between 1200 to 1300z. QSL via ZS1LS.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The QRP 20-Meter CW Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY
Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, Scottish DX Contest and SA Sprint Contest
are all on tap for this upcoming weekend.

The CWops Mini-CWT Test, Phone Fray and SKCC CW Sprint are scheduled
for July 26.

Please see July 2017 QST, page 82, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
web sites for details.
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