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DX Bulletin 25 ARLD025
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT June 18, 2020
To all radio amateurs
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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
W2GD, The Daily DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, DXNL, Contest
Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites.
Thanks to all.
WEST MALAYSIA, 9M2. Members of the Malaysian Amateur Radio
Transmitters are QRV with special call 9M2STAYHOME until August 11
to support and promote social distancing to encourage people to stay
within their homes to slow the spread of COVID-19. QSL via
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A6. Special event station A60CH is QRV from
Sharjah during the COVID-19 pandemic. QSL via EA7FTR.
BAHRAIN, A9. In recognition of June 23 being United Nations Public
Service Day, Fawaz, A92AA is QRV using special event station A91PSD
until June 23. QSL to home call.
SPAIN, EA. Members of the URE section San Fernando will be QRV with
special event callsign AM500ISJ from June 20 to 28 to mark a
milestone made during Magellan’s circumnavigation of the globe. QSL
ENGLAND, G. Special event station GB125NT is QRV until June 28 from
the Marconi Lizard Wireless Station to draw attention to the 125th
anniversary of the National Trust. QSL via operators’ instructions.
ALAND ISLANDS, OH0. Bosse, OH0BHU has been active on 6 meters using
mostly SSB with some CW. QSL direct to home call.
DENMARK, OZ. Michael, OZ1KZX is QRV as 5P2LND from Langeland
Island, IOTA EU-172, until June 20. Activity is holiday style on
the HF bands. QSL via LoTW.
BONAIRE, PJ4. John, W2GD will be QRV as PJ4/W2GD on June 20 and 21.
He will be QRV as time permits with a focus on the All Asia DX CW
contest. QSL via LoTW.
EUROPEAN RUSSIA, UA. Special event station R300WORF is QRV until
August 31 to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the birth of
Dmitriy Ivanovitch Vinogradov, the inventor of Russian porcelain.
QSL via operator’s instructions.
FALKLAND ISLANDS. Bob, VP8HDM will be QRV as VP8HDM/A from various
locations during International Museum Weekends 2020. QSL via VP8LP.
INDONESIA, YB. Members of the ORARI Lokal Blitar will be QRV with
special event callsign 8A50BK on June 20 and 21. QSL via direct.
SOUTH SUDAN, Z8. Diya, Z81D is monitoring for 6 meter FT4 stations.
He is also active on 40 to 12 meters. QSL via OM3JW.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. ARRL SSB Kids Day, All Asian DX CW
Contest, International Museum Weekends 2020, NCCC CW Sprint, RSGB
Hope SSB QSO Party, Battle of Carabobo International Contest,
Ukrainian DX Classic RTTY Contest, IARU Region 1 50/70 MHz Contest,
Stew Perry Topband CW Challenge, West Virginia QSO Party, RTTYOPS
Weekend Sprint, Feld Hell Sprint, WAB 50 MHz Phone and Run for the
Bacon QRP CW Contest are all on tap for this upcoming weekend.
The RSGB Hope CW QSO Party is scheduled for June 22.
The RTTYOPS Weeksprint, Worldwide Sideband Activity Contest and RSGB
Hope FT4 QSO Party are scheduled for June 23.
The SKCC CW Sprint, CWops Mini-CWT Test, RSGB Hope SSB QSO Party,
and Phone Fray are scheduled for June 24.
Please see June 2020 QST, page 69 and the ARRL Contest Calendar and
WA7BNM Contest Web Sites for details.
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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Officer
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section
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