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ARLD006 DX news
QST de W1AW
DX Bulletin 6 ARLD006
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT February 11, 2021
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD006
ARLD006 DX news
This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
F8DVD, 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.
TUNISIA, 3V. Ash, KF5EYY plans to be QRV as 3V8SS during the CQ
World Wide RTTY WPX contest as a Single Op/All Band/Low Power entry.
QSL via LX1NO.
VIET NAM, 3W. Sebastian, SP5FAR is QRV as 3W9FAR from Da Nang until
March 21. Activity is in his spare time on the HF bands using SSB
and various digital modes. QSL to home call.
LIBYA, 5A. Elham, 5A0YL has been QRV on 17 meters using FT8 around
1700z. She has also been active on 20 meters using FT8 around
1350z. QSL to home call.
TOGO, 5V. Daniel, HB9EHD is QRV as 5VDE until February 20.
Activity is on 40 and 20 meters using FT8. This includes being
active on Satellte QO-100. QSL direct to home call.
MALDIVES, 8Q. Sergei, RU3AN is now QRV as 8Q7SZ and is here until
February 15. QSL via bureau.
MOZAMBIQUE, C9. Bruno, CS7AMN will be QRV as C91BVA from Maputo
beginning February 18. Activity will be on 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10
meters using SSB and various digitial modes. QSL via LoTW.
SPAIN, EA. Members of the Radio Club Henares will be QRV as EH4WRD
on February 13 as part of World Radio Day. QSL via EA4RCH.
FRANCE, F. Francois, F8DVD will be QRV as TM18AAW from Macon from
February 14 to 28 in celebration of the 18th Antarctic Activity
Week. QSL to home call.
MARTINIQUE, FM. Romaric, W7ROM is QRV as FM4WDM from Le Morne-Vert.
Activity is on the HF bands. QSL to home call.
ITALY, I. Special event station IQ3DD is QRV until February 28 to
recognize the FIS Alpine World Ski Championship being held in
Cortina. Activity is on 160 meters to 23 centimeters, using CW,
SSB, and various digital modes. This includes some activity on
Satellite QO-100. QSL via bureau.
JAN MAYEN, JX. Erik, JX2US has been QRV on 20 meters using CW
around 0930 to 1100z. QSL via LA2US.
WAKE ISLAND, KH9. Tom, NL7RR plans to be QRV as KH9/NL7RR beginning
February 15 and will be here for 90 days. Activity will be in his
spare time on 40 and 20 meters using SSB. Time permitting, he hopes
to operate as KH9/NL7RR on 40 and 20 meters using SSB. QSL via
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The CQ World Wide RTTY WPX Contest,
Asia-Pacific Spring CW Sprint, SKCC Weekend CW Sprintathon, KCJ
Topband CW Contest, Dutch PACC Contest, YLRL YL-OM Contest, OMISS
SSB QSO Party, HamCation QSO Party, Feld Hell Sprint, RSGB 1.8 MHz
CW Contest, AWA Amplitude Modulation QSO Party, PODXS 070 Club
Valentine PSK31 Sprint and Balkan HF Contest will certainly keep
contesters busy this upcoming weekend.
The RSGB FT4 Contest Series, 4 States QRP Group Second Sunday
Sprint, OK1WC Memorial, K1USN Slow Speed Test and CQC Winter CW QSO
Party are scheduled for February 15.
The Worldwide Sideband Activity Contest and RTTYOPS Weeksprint are
scheduled for February 16.
The AGCW Semi-Automatic Key Evening, Phone Fray and CWops Mini-CWT
Test are scheduled for February 17.
Please see February 2021 QST, page 73, and the ARRL and WA7BNM
contest web sites for details.