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DX Bulletin 32 ARLD032
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 12, 2021
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD032
ARLD032 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
UGANDA, 5X. Elvira, IV3FSG will sign 5X3R from August 13 to
September 2. She will have 100 watts to a dipole, doing SSB,
digital and CW. QSL via IK2DUW or via the bureau.
SPAIN, AM. Members of the URE Burgos are active until August 18
with the special call sign AM1CCB to mark the 800th anniversary of
the Burgos Cathedral. In 1984, the Cathedral was declared a UNESCO
World Heritage Site. Operators include EA1FE, EA1BHB, EA1GLY,
EA1JAI, EA1EC, EA1XY, EA1FGJ, EA1IUM and EA1ARW. QSL via LoTW, via
the Bureau, eQSL or direct to: UREBU, P.O. Box: 444, 09080 Burgos,
TAIWAN, BX30. Ken, JP1RIW will be active as BX30ARL from New Taipei
City until the end of the year to celebrate the 30th anniversary of
the Chinese Taipei Amateur Radio League. Activity will be on 40 to
6 meters. Ken operates mainly on the digital modes on weekends.
QSL via BM2JCC.
CAPE VERDE, D4. Paco, EA7KNT will be active as EA7KNT/D4 or D4ASL
from Sal Island (AF-086) from August 23 to September 5.
KYRGYZSTAN, EX. Andrea, HB9DUR is active as EX0DX from Bishkek.
The length of his stay is unknown. Activity will be as time permits
on various HF bands. QSL via his home call sign, LoTW, ClubLog’s
OQRS or eQSL.
SAN ANDREAS ISLAND, HK0. Pedro, HK3JJH is currently active as
HK0/HK3X. His length of stay is unknown. Activity has been mainly
on 20 meters using FT8 (F/H). QSL via JH1AJT.
SOUTH KOREA, HL. Members of the Korean Amateur Radio League (KARL)
Chungbuk HQ have activated special event station HL76V to celebrate
76th anniversary of South Korea’s Liberation. Activity will
continue until August 31. QSL via the Bureau.
PERU, OA7. Arno, DL1CW will be active as OA7/DL1CW until September
1. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters. QSL via his home call
sign, via the Bureau or LoTW.
ARUBA, P4. John, W2GD will be QRV as P40W from October 18 to 31.
Activity will be on the various HF bands, with some focus on the 30,
17 and 12 meters and 160 meters using mostly CW. His activity will
also include an entry in the upcoming CQWW DX SSB Contest as a
Single Op/All Band entry. QSL via LoTW or N2MM. No bureau cards.
DODECANESE, SV5. Mort, G2JL is QRV as SV5/G2JL from Lipsi Island
for the next three months. Activity will be on all bands and modes,
propagation permitting. Current operations have been on 20 meters
CW. QSL via his home call sign, direct or via the Bureau. Also,
Reiner, DL2AAZ will be active as SV5/DL2AAZ from Rhodes (EU-001)
from September 5 to 19. Activity will be holiday style on 40 to 10
meters and the QO-100 satellite, using CW and SSB. QSL via DL2AAZ,
direct or via the Bureau.
TURKEY, TA. Rene, DL2JRM will be signing TA2/DL2JRM from August 13
to 16. Activity will be mainly on CW on various HF bands, and will
include an entry in the Worked All Europe DX CW Contest, August 14
and 15. QSL via DL2JRM.
CORSICA, TK. Frans, DJ0TP is now active as TK/DJ0TP from
Linguizetta until September 14. QSL via LoTW or via the Bureau.
ALBANIA, ZA. Janos, HA7NB will be active as ZA/HA7NB/P until August
15. Activity is on 40, 20 and 15 meters using SSB, FT4/FT8 and
RTTY, as well as on the QO-100 satellite. QSL only via eQSL and
ALAND ISLANDS, OH0. The SP1KRF Team will activate OH0KRF from
August 23 to 29. They plan to be on 80 to 10 meters using SSB, CW,
FT8/4 and RTTY. Ops include SP1EG, SP1F, SP1IVL, SP1VAX, SP1Z and
SQ1WO. QSL via SP1KRF.
CAYMAN ISLANDS, ZF. Pete, K8PGJ will be active as ZF2PG from August
15 to 21. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters. This includes
being an entry in the upcoming North American SSB QSO Party. QSL
CANADA, VE. The Moncton Area Amateur Radio Club celebrates its 85th
anniversary with the call sign VE9M85A until the end of August. QSL
via bureau or eQSL.
RWANDA, 9X. Members of the Holy Land DX Group (HDXG) will sign 9X4X
from November 24 to December 1. Operators include Mark, 4Z4KX,
Hilik, 4X6YA, Ruben, 4Z5FI, Ruslan, 4Z5LA, Hanan, 4Z1DZ, Slava,
4Z5MU and Jan, 4X1VF. They will run three stations on 160 to 10
meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and FT8, and maybe satellites also. They
will also participate in the CQWW DX CW Contest. QSL via Ruben,
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The WAE DX Contest, CW, QRP ARCI
European Sprint, SARL Youth Sprint, Kentucky State Parks on the Air,
Maryland-DC QSO Party, 50 MHz Fall Sprint, SARL HF Digital Contest,
NJQRP Skeeter Hunt, FISTS Sunday Sprint and the Run for the Bacon
QRP Contest are all on tap for this weekend. Please see August QST,
page 71 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.