ARRL DX Bulletin for 02 March 2017


Big Island ARRL News, 03 March 2017, 20:15 hrs, UTC, Post #135.

Source:

http://arrl.org/w1aw-bulletin-archieve/ARLD009/2017

Accessed on 03 March 2017, 20:15 hrs, UTC.

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Comment:

Here are some of the interesting DX opportunities for this weekend as reported by the ARRL:

Togo (5V)

Barbados (8P)

Ghana (9G)

Andorra (C3)

Bahamas (C6)

South Cook Islands (E5)–might be worth trying from Hawaii.

Canary Islands (EA8)

Antarctica (FT3YL)

The ARRL DX Report also mentions some key activities for the next few days:

"THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The ARRL International DX SSB Contest,
NCCC RTTY Sprint, QRP 80-Meter CW Fox Hunt, NCCC CW Sprint, Wake-Up.
QRP CW Sprint, Open Ukraine RTTY Championship, UBA Spring 80-Meter
CW Contest, DARC 10-Meter Digital Contest, NSARA 80-Meter Contest
and the SARL Hamnet 40-Meter Simulated Emergency Contest will
certainly keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend.

The RSGB 80-Meter Club Data Championship is scheduled for March 6.

The AGCW YL-CW 80-Meter CW Party and ARS Spartan CW Sprint are
scheduled for March 7.

Please see March QST, page 89, and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest web
sites for details.
NNNN
/EX"

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Aloha es 73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Coordinator
Hawaii Island, ARRL Pacific Section