Here’s the latest DX news compiled by W1AW and HQ ARRL.
Views expressed in this Amateur Radio News update are those of the reporters and correspondents.
Content provided by W1AW and HQ ARRL.
Accessed on 25 June 2021, 1141 UTC, Post 2,103.
Source (email subscription from HQ ARRL):
Please click link or scroll down to read your selections.
SB DX @ ARL $ARLD025
ARLD025 DX news
QST de W1AW
DX Bulletin 25 ARLD025
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT June 24, 2021
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD025
ARLD025 DX news
This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
The Daily DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, DXNL, Contest Corral
from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites. Thanks
KINGDOM OF ESWATINI, 3DA0. Hans, 3DA0AQ is QRV on 20 to 6 meters
using CW. QSL via EA5GL.
CYPRUS, 5B. Phil, G0FVM will be QRV as 5B4APP starting the end of
June. He plans to start being active on 20 meters. QSL via
KENYA, 5Z. Sila, AK0SK is QRV as 5Z4/AK0SK from Nairobi. Activity
is on 40 to 10 meters using mostly FT8. His length of stay is
unknown. QSL via LoTW.
CANARY ISLANDS, EA8. Special event station EG8VCAN is QRV until
July 18 to support the Volcanes de Canarias award. QSL via EA8URA.
NEW CALEDONIA, FK. Yannick, FK4TK is QRV from Mont Dore and is
active on the HF bands. QSL to home call.
SCOTLAND, GM. Paul, G4PVM will be QRV as GM4PVM from the Isle of
Lismore, IOTA EU-008, from June 29 to July 4. Activity will be on
40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via LoTW.
LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0. Leuk, HB9HBY will be QRV as HB0/HB9HBY from
June 30 to July 4. Activity will be on the HF bands using CW, SSB,
FT8 and FT4. QSL via EB7DX.
ITALY, I. Francesco, IK6QON is QRV as IA5/IK6QON from Giannutri
Island, IOTA EU-028, until June 27. Activity is holiday style on
various HF bands using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.
DJIBOUTI, J2. Jeje, F8FKJ is QRV as J20EE from Djibouti City until
mid July. Activity is on 20 and 17 meters using CW, SSB and FT8.
QSL via LoTW.
JAPAN, JA. Taka, JA8COE is QRV as JA8COE/8 from Yagishiri Island,
IOTA AS-147, until June 27. Activity is on various HF bands,
including 6 meters, using CW, SSB, RTTY and FT8. QSL direct to home
EUROPEAN RUSSIA, UA. Special event station RG60ANT is QRV to
celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Antarctic Treaty Signature
that took place in 1961. QSL via operators’ instructions.
UKRAINE, UR. Special event station EN30UKR is active to celebrate
the 30th anniversary of Ukraine’s Independence. QSL via UT4ULP.
TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, VP5. Mario, W4HBW is QRV as VP5MA from
Providenciales Island, IOTA NA-002, until October. Activity is on
20 and 15 meters using FT8. QSL direct to home call.
INDONESIA, YB. Operators YB9BHJ, YB9BUD, YB9ELS, YF9DSW, YB9DE and
WQ2M are QRV as 7D9BA from Lembongan Island, IOTA OC-022, until June
27. Activity is on 80, 20, 17, 15 and 10 meters using CW, SSB,
RTTY, FT8 and FT4. QSL via EA7FTR.
ST. HELENA ISLAND, ZD7. Gerry, G3WIP is QRV as ZD7GB until
September 30 while working here. Activity is in his spare time.
QSL to home call.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. ARRL Field Day, QRP 20-Meter CW Fox
Hunt, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, K1USN Slow Speed CW Test,
UFT QRP CW Contest, Ukrainian DX DIGI Contest and His Majesty King
of Spain SSB Contest are all on tap for this upcoming weekend.
The RSGB FT4 Contest Series, K1USN Slow Speed CW Test and QCX CW
Challenge are scheduled for June 28.
The RTTYOPS Weeksprint, QCX CW Challenge and Worldwide Sideband
Activity Contest are scheduled for June 29.
The CWops Mini-CWT Test and Phone Fray are scheduled for June 30.
Please see June QST, page 72, and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest web
sites for details.