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DX Bulletin 34 ARLD034
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 26, 2021
To all radio amateurs
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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
MALAYSIA, 9M64. Look for various special event stations using the
prefix 9M64 to celebrate the 64th anniversary of Malaysia’s
independence, until September 1. Operations will be on 80 to 10
meters using CW, SSB and the digital modes. Check QRZ.com for the
QSL info because each station’s QSLs are different.
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO, 9Y59. Members of the Trinidad and Tobago
Amateur Radio Society will be active with special call sign 9Y59IND
until September 12 to commemorate the 59th anniversary of the
Independence of Trinidad and Tobago. Operations will be on various
HF bands and modes. QSL is via LoTW only.
MARKET REEF, OJ0. Joseph, OG7D is activate as OJ0D until August 28,
using mostly the QO-100 satellite. He may do some HF SSB also. QSL
direct via OG7D or use LoTW.
TONGA, A3. Masa, JA0RQV is active as A35JP from Nuku’alofa,
Tongatapu Island (OC-049) until early November. Activity is on 80
to 6 meters using CW, SSB and FT8. QSL via LoTW and ClubLog, direct
or via the bureau to his home call.
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A60. Members of the Emirates Amateur Radio
Society (EARS) will activate special event station A60EXPO from
September 1 to October 1 to promote World Expo 2020 in Dubai. QSL
SPAIN, AN5. Pascual, EA5WO will be active with special call sign
AN5WAR from September 1 to 30 to commemorate the 82nd anniversary of
the beginning of World War II. Activity will be on various HF
bands. QSL via LoTW or eQSL.
MADEIRA, CT9. Operators Klaus, DJ9KM and Georg, DD8ZX will be
active as CT9/DJ9KM and CT9/DD8ZX until August 31. Activity is
holiday style on 40 to 10 meters using mainly FT8 and RTTY. QSL via
their home calls, direct, via the bureau or LoTW.
UKRAINE, EM30. Look for special event station EM30UARL to be active
until December 31 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the
Independence Day of Ukraine and the 30th anniversary of the
establishment of the Ukrainian Amateur Radio League (UARL). QSL via
UX7UU or UARL bureau.
ESTONIA, ES30. Members of the Estonian Radio Amateur Union will be
active as ES30ES until August 29 to celebrate the 30th anniversary
of the Supreme Council of the Republic of Estonia’s passing the
Resolution on the National Independence of Estonia. QSL via LoTW or
HUNGARY, HG52. Members of the Budapest Radio Amateur Society will
be active as HG52IEC until September 30 to celebrate the 52nd
International Eucharistic Congress. QSL via eQSL only.
TANZANIA, 5H. Gab, HA3JB will be QRV as 5H1IP from September 17 to
29. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and
FT8. He also plans to participate in the CQWW DX RTTY Contest. QSL
via HA3JB or ClubLog’s OQRS.
GUINEA-BISSAU, J5. The Italian DXpedition Team will be QRV from
October 9 to 22, using the call signs J5T on CW, SSB and RTTY and
J5HKT on FT8. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters. QSL via I2YSB
direct, OQRS or LoTW.
HAWAII, KH6. Keith, KC0PP will be active as KC0PP/KH6 until
September 12. He plans to participate in the Hawaii QSO Party. QSL
via his home call sign, direct or via the bureau.
GUINEA, 3X. Jean Philippe, F1TMY will sign 3X2021 during his
upcoming visit, starting in mid-September. He will be on 160 to 6
meters and the QO-100 satellite. He will also be portable from Los
Islands, IOTA AF-051. QSL through Club Log.
UNITES STATES, N. N7F is a September 11th 20th anniversary special
event call sign by the American Legion Post 10 Amateur Radio Club,
N7ALA. They wil be active from September 9 to 12 on 40 and 20
meters using SSB, PSK31 and CW. QSL via postal mail, with SASE, to:
N7F Never Forget c/o American Legion Post 10, 1215 Pacific Blvd SE,
Albany, OR 97321. Also, N3U will be QRV September 9 to 14 to
remember the 9/11 victims who crashed in Shanksville, Pennsylvania
and those in New York City and Washington, D.C. in 2001. Operator
W3BTX plans to do mostly SSB and CW but will do some digital modes
as well. QSL via W3PN.
POLAND, SP. Members of the Scout Communication Club (SP3ZBY) will
operate as SP0PILKON from August 27 to 29. QSL via SP3ZBY (d/B) or
ALAND ISLANDS, OH0. Members of the Old House Radio Club of Finland
will be QRV as OG0C until August 28. The team includes Juha, OH5CW,
Pia, OH5JZP, and Toni, OH5CY. They will be using CW and FT8 and
maybe some SSB. QSL direct or via the bureau to OH5C.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Hawaii QSO Party, ALARA Contest,
W/VE Islands QSO Party, YO DX HF Contest, World Wide Digi DX
Contest, Kansas QSO Party, Ohio QSO Party and the SARL HF CW Contest
are all on tap for this weekend. Please see August QST, page 71 and
the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest web sites for details.