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DX Bulletin 38 ARLD038
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 23, 2021
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD038
ARLD038 DX news
This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
HB9COG, 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.
TANZANIA, 5H. Maurizio, IK2GZU is QRV as 5H3MB until November 20.
Activity is on the HF bands using CW, SSB, and various digital
modes. QSL to home call.
MALDIVES, 8Q. Nobby, G0VJG plans to be QRV as 8Q7CQ from Innahura
Island, IOTA AS-013, from September 28 to October 13. Activity will
be on 80 to 10 meters, including 60 meters, using SSB and various
digital modes. QSL via M0OXO.
MADEIRA ISLANDS, CT3. Operators DK4QT, DM2RM, DL2AWG, DL6TK, DF8XC,
DJ9RR and DJ8NK will be QRV as CR3W in the CQ World Wide DX RTTY
contest. QSL via DL5AXX.
ANGOLA, D2. Mikalai, UT6UY is QRV as D2UY from Cabinda for a few
months. Activity is on 20, 15, and 10 meters using mostly CW,
generally between 1600 to 2300z. QSL via operator’s instructions.
COMOROS, D6. Operators Janusz, SP9FIH and Leszek, SP6CIK are QRV as
D60AC and D60AD, respectively, from Moroni, IOTA AF-007, until
October 2. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and
FT8. QSL to home calls.
WALES, GW. Paul, G4PVM will be QRV as GW4PVM from Holy Island, IOTA
EU-124, from September 26 and October 1. Activity will be holiday
style on 40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via LoTW.
JAPAN, JA. Take, JI3DST will be QRV as JI3DST/5 from Shodo Island,
IOTA AS-200, from September 25 to 28. Activity will be on the HF
bands and 6 meters using CW and SSB, and will be active as JR8YLY/p
when running FT8. QSL to home call.
BULGARIA, LZ. Special event station LZ1340BG is QRV until the end
of 2021 to support the Thracian Rose Club and the TRC DX Contest.
QSL via LZ2VP.
POLAND, SP. Members of club station SP4PZM are QRV with special
event call sign SO39SYBIR until February 2022 to mark the opening of
the Sybir Memorial Museum in Bialystok. Activity is on the HF bands
using CW, SSB, and various digital modes. QSL via SP4PZM.
DODECANES, SV5. A group of operators will be QRV as SV5/HB9COG from
Rhodes, IOTA EU-001, from September 28 to October 5. Activity is
EME on 70, 23, 13, 9, 6, and 3 centimeters, at various times, using
JT65C, Q65C, Q65D, and CW. QSL direct to HB9Q.
AUSTRALIA, VK. Mike, VK4DX is QRV as VK4DX/p from Russell Island,
IOTA OC-137, until September 26. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters
using mainly CW, with some SSB and FT8. QSL to home call.
ALBANIA, ZA. Operators HA8PX, HA8BJ, HA8QW, YO5OED and HA8LLH are
QRV as ZA/home calls from Qerret until September 26. This includes
a possible one day side trip to Sazan Island, IOTA EU-169. Activity
is on 40, 30, 20, and 17 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via LoTW.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The CQ Worldwide RTTY DX Contest,
Railways On The Air, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint, K1USN Slow Speed
Test, Maine QSO Party, AGCW VHF/UHF Contest, Masonic Lodges on the
Air and UBA ON 6-Meter Contest are on tap for this upcoming weekend.
The K1USN Slow Speed Test, QCX Challenge, and RSGB FT4 Contest
Series are all scheduled for September 27.
Worldwide Sideband Activity Contest and RTTYOPS Weeksprint are
scheduled for September 28.
The Phone Fray, CWops Mini-CWT Test, and UKEICC 80-Meter Contest are
all scheduled for September 29.
Please see September QST, page 94, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
web sites for details.