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DX Bulletin 21 ARLD021
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT May 27, 2021
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD021
ARLD021 DX news
This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
HA7VK, 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.
TONGA, A3. Masa, JA0RQV will be QRV as A35JP from Tongatapu Island,
IOTA OC-049, from May 30 to the end of October. Activity will be on
80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and FT8. He also plans to visit other
islands in IOTA groups OC-191, OC-123, OC-064, and OC-169 during
this time. QSL to home call.
ESTONIA, ES. Operators Ed, ES2TT and Sergei, ES1LL will be QRV as
ES2TT/8 and ES1LL/8, respectively, on May 29 and 30. Activity will
be on 40, 30 and 20 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes.
QSL to home calls.
ST. BARTHELEMY, FJ. Phil, K2LIO is QRV as FJ/K2LIO until around
August 5. Activity is on the HF bands. QSL to home call.
MARTINIQUE, FM. Marius, ON4RU is QRV as FM/OQ3R until June 5.
Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using CW. This includes being
active as TO3F in the CQ World Wide WPX CW contest. QSL direct to
HUNGARY, HA. A group of operators will be QRV as HG21TISZA in the
CQ World Wide WPX CW contest as a Multi Op entry, and the upcoming
Tisza Cup contest. QSL via LoTW.
HAITI, HH. Peter, JK1UWY is QRV as HH2JA and is here for the next
three years. Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and FT8.
QSL via LoTW.
PANAMA, HP. Special event station HP200I will be QRV from June 1 to
November 30 to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Panama’s
independence. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using SSB and
various digital modes. QSL via HP1DAV.
VATICAN, HV. Vatican station HV0A will be QRV in the CQ World Wide
WPX CW contest. QSL via IK0FVC.
AUSTRIA, OE. Operator HB9RB will be QRV as C7A from the United
Nations Amateur Radio Contest DX Club station in Vienna during the
CQ World Wide WPX CW contest. QSL via UA3A.
FINLAND, OH. Olli, OH0XX will be QRV as OG60BBM in the CQ World
Wide WPX CW contest. QSL to home call.
CZECH REPUBLIC, OK. Olda, OK1YM will be QRV with special call sign
OL57ZW in the CQ World Wide WPX CW contest. QSL to home call.
ARUBA, P4. John, W2GD is QRV as P44W. Activity is on all bands as
time permits. This includes being active in the CQ World Wide WPX
CW contest. QSL via N2MM. In addition, look for AE6Y and KK9A to
be QRV as P49Y and P40A, respectively, in the CQ World Wide WPX CW
contest. QSL via operators’ instructions.
CANADA, VE. Lali, VE3NE is QRV with special call sign VX31IGY until
June 27 to celebrate the first flight of NASA’s helicopter on Mars.
This includes being an entry in the CQ World Wide WPX CW contest.
QSL to home call.
CHRISTMAS ISLAND, VK9X. Steve, VK6SJ is QRV as VK9XX until June 11.
Activity will generally be around 1100 to 1500z and 2200 to 0000z
daily on the HF bands and possibly 6 meters using FT8 and some SSB.
QSL via EB7DX.
TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, VP5. Operators K4BAI, K4QPL, KR4R and
K2SX are QRV as VP5/home calls from Providenciales, IOTA NA-002,
until June 1. They will be active as VP5M as a Multi Op entry in
the CQ World Wide WPX CW contest. QSL via operators’ instructions.
NEW ZEALAND, ZL. Jacky, ZL3CW will be QRV with special call ZL25NZ
in the CQ World Wide WPX CW contest. QSL to home call.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The CQ World Wide WPX CW Contest, NCCC
RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, K1USN Slow Speed CW Test, Feld Hell
Sprint and Day of the YLs Contest will certainly keep contesters
busy this upcoming weekend.
The OK1WC Memorial, K1USN Slow Speed CW Test and QCX CW Challenge
are scheduled for May 31.
The RTTYOPS Weeksprint, Worldwide Sideband Activity Contest and QCX
CW Challenge are scheduled for June 1.
The VHF-UHF FT8 Activity Contest, CWops Mini-CWT CW Test and Phone
Fray are scheduled for June 2.
Please see May QST, page 71, June QST, page 72, and the ARRL and
WA7BNM contest web sites for details.
Hawaii Island Amateur 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 more information, please go here: https://sites.google.com/view/k6khawaii
Hawaii Island radio amateurs will host the June Hamfest and ARRL Field Day Site at Laupahoehoe Point on Saturday, 26 June 2021, beginning at 10 a.m. (HST). Talk-in on 442.550 MHz, PL 110.9 Hz.
Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Officer
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section