ARLD045 DX news


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ARLD045 DX news

DX Bulletin 45  ARLD045
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT  November 12, 2021
To all radio amateurs

ARLD045 DX news

This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
F8DVD, IK2DUW, KD7WPJ, 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.

ISRAEL, 4X.  Station 4X0KTN is QRV until November 13 from the Small
Crater as part of the Land of Craters program.  Activity is on the
HF bands using CW, SSB and FT8, and on Satellite QO-100.  QSL via

ZANZIBAR, 5H.  Vlad, OK2WX is QRV as 5H3WX from Michamvi Kae, IOTA
AF-032, until December 3.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW
and SSB.  QSL via HA3JB.

NEPAL, 9N.  Robert, S53R is QRV as 9N7AA from Kathmandu.  His
activity is limited for the time being.  QSL direct to S57DX.

OMAN, A6.  Special event callsign A600MA is QRV until November 18 to
celebrate Oman’s National Day.  QSL via EA7FTR.

MOZAMBIQUE, C9.  Elvira, C92R will be QRV from November 13 to 30.

THE GAMBIA, C5.  Members of the C5C team are QRV from Kololi until
November 19.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters, depending on
propagation, using CW, SSB, FT8 and FT4, and on Satellite QO-100.
QSL direct to F5RAV.

FRANCE, F.  Francois, F8DVD will be QRV with special event station
TM60ANT from November 16 to 30 to commemorate the 60th anniversary
of the Antarctic Treaty.  Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters.  QSL
to home call.

SAUDI ARABIA, HZ.  Members of the Saudi Arabia Radio Society are QRV
with special event station HZ1OMAN until November 18 in celebration
of Oman National Day.  QSL via HZ1SAR.

BELGIUM, ON.  Special event station OR95B is QRV until the end of
2021 in celebration of the 95th anniversary of the Belgian National
Railway Company.  QSL via OR4K.

NETHERLANDS, PA.  Hans, PA7HPH is QRV with special event callsign
PC19VACCIN until December 31 in support of current health campaigns.
QSL to home call.

SINT MAARTEN, PJ7.  Oleh, KD7WPJ will be QRV as PJ7/UR5BCP from
November 18 to 24.  Activity will be on 40 to 6 meters using CW, SSB
and FT8.  QSL to home call.

MALI, TZ.  Ulmar, DK1CE will be QRV as TZ1CE from Bamako from
November 18 to December 8.  He plans to be active on 160 to 10
meters using CW, SSB and FT8.  QSL to home call.

ST. KITTS AND NEVIS, V4.  John, W5JON is QRV as V47JA from Calypso
Bay, IOTA NA-104, until November 22.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters
using SSB and FT8.  QSL direct to home call.

NAMIBIA, V5.  Gunter, DK2WH is QRV as V51WH until March 2022.
Activity is on the HF bands.  During contests, he will be active as
V55Y.  QSL to home call.

NORFOLK ISLAND, VK9N.  Nick, VK2DX is QRV as VK9DX and has been
active on 40 and 15 meters using CW.  QSL direct to home call.

SOUTH AFRICA, ZS.  Special event callsign ZS18MOTH is QRV until
November 14 to commemorate the signing of the Armistice that ended
the First World War.  The suffix stands for the Memorable Order of
Tin Hats, founded in 1927 as a brotherhood of South African former
front-line soldiers.  Activity is on 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters.
QSL via ZS1N.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The Japan International DX Phone
Contest, Worked All Europe DX RTTY Contest, RCA Transatlantic QSO
Party, NCCC RTTY Sprint, QRP 80-Meter CW Fox Hunt, NCCC CW Sprint,
K1USN Slow Speed CW Test, PODXS 070 Club Triple Play Low Band
Sprint, 10-10 International Fall Digital Contest, SKCC Weekend CW
Sprintathon, OK/OM DX CW Contest, FISTS Saturday CW Sprint, CQ-WE
Contest, AWA Bruce Kelley 1929 CW QSO Party and FIRAC HF SSB Contest
will certainly keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend.

Please see November QST, page 79, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
web sites for details.


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