ARLD019 DX news


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ARLD019 DX news

DX Bulletin 19  ARLD019
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT  May 13, 2021
To all radio amateurs

ARLD019 DX news

This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
LU4AAO, 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.

MOROCCO, CN.  Special event station CN65FAR is QRV until May 16 to
celebrate the 65th anniversary of the creation of the Royal Moroccan
Armed Forces.  QSL via RW6HS.

NORTHERN IRELAND, GI.  Members of the North West Group ARC are QRV
with special event call sign GB0AEL until May 15 to commemorate
Amelia Earhart’s 1932 solo flight across the Atlantic.  Activity is
on the HF bands using CW and SSB.  QSL via operators’ instructions.

ARGENTINA, LU.  Members of the Radio Club QRM Belgrano will be QRV
as LU4AAO, LU4AAO/A and LU4AAO/D from May 18 to 25 to commemorate
the anniversary related to the independence of Argentina.  Activity
will be on the HF and V/UHF bands using CW, SSB, SSTV and FT8.  QSL
direct to LU4AAO.

AUSTRIA, OE.  Special event station OE60VHSC is QRV until June 7 to
commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Very High Speed Club.  QSL
via operators’ instructions.

DENMARK, OZ.  Special event station OZ60VHSC is QRV until June 7 to
commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Very High Speed Club.  QSL
via OZ1JHM.

NETHERLANDS, PA.  Special call sign PD21EUROSONG is QRV until May 22
to celebrate the 65th edition of the Eurovision Song Contest being
held in Rotterdam.  QSL via bureau.  In addition, special event
stations PA60VHSC and PH60VHSC are QRV until June 7 to commemorate
the 60th anniversary of the Very High Speed Club.  QSL via PA5V and
PA0INA, respectively.

CRETE, SV9.  Station DD1GG will be QRV as SV9/DD1GG from May 15 to
24.  Activity will be holiday style on 40 to 10 meters using SSB and
FT8.  QSL to home call.

TURKEY, TA.  Special event station TC568FA is QRV until June 28 to
commemorate the anniversary of the Fall of Constantinople on May 29,
1453.  Activity is on all bands and modes.  QSL via bureau.

BENIN, TY.  Ian, ZS6JSI is QRV as TY5AB.  Activity has been on 20
meters using FT8.  QSL to home call.

AUSTRALIA, VK.  Special event station VI50SG is QRV until December
31 to commemorate the 50 years of the St. George Amateur Radio
Society.  QSL via bureau.

VENEZUELA, YV.  Special event station YW200BC is QRV during 2021 to
commemorate the Battle of Carabobo 200 years ago, which paved the
way for Venezuela’s independence.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters
using CW, SSB and various digital modes.  QSL via YV4KW.

MACEDONIA, Z3.  Special event station Z360VHSC is QRV until June 7
to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Very High Speed Club.
QSL via operators’ instructions.

Sangster Shield Contest, His Majesty King of Spain CW Contest, NCCC
RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, K1USN Slow Speed CW Test, Feld Hell
Sprint, FISTS Sunday Sprint and Run for the Bacon QRP CW Contest are
all on tap for this upcoming weekend.

The K1USN Slow Speed CW Test and OK1WC Memorial are scheduled for
May 17.

The RTTYOPS Weeksprint and Worldwide Sideband Activity Contest are
scheduled for May 18.

The RSGB 80-Meter Club Data Championship, Phone Fray and CWops
Mini-CWT Test are scheduled for May 19.

Please see May QST, page 71, and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest web
sites for details.

Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio News:

K6K King Kamehameha Celebration Special Event Station will be on air, Friday, 11 June 2021, 6 a.m. (HST) to 10 p.m. (HST). For details please go here:

Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Officer

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

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