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DX Bulletin 5 ARLD005
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT February 3, 2022
To all radio amateurs
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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
F8DVD, LU4DXU, LU5BE, OK1HH, OZ2I, 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.
CYPRUS, 5B. Philipp, DK6SP is QRV as 5B4AQC from Nicosia until July
27. Activity is mostly holiday style on various HF bands using CW.
QSL to home call.
SENEGAL, 6W. Willy, ON4AVT plans to be QRV as 6W/ON4AVT from Warang
from February 6 to April 2. Activity will be holiday style on 80 to
10 meters using CW, SSB, and various digital modes, and on Satellite
QO-100. QSL direct to home call.
MALDIVES, 8Q. Henry, LU4DXU will be QRV as 8Q7AH from Dharavandhoo
Island, IOTA AS-013, from February 8 to 15. QSL to home call.
KUWAIT, 9K. Members of the Kuwait Amateur Radio Society are QRV
with special event call sign 9K9NLD until February 28 to celebrate
both Kuwait National Day and Liberation Day. QSL via operators’
FRANCE, F. Francois, F8DVD will be QRV as TM19AAW from Macon from
February 7 to 22 to celebrate the 19th Antarctic Activity Week.
Activity is on 40 to 10 meters. QSL to home call.
WALLIS AND FUTUNA ISLANDS, FW. Jean-Gabriel, F4CIX is QRV as FW1JG
from Wallis Island, IOTA OC-054. Activity is mainly on 20, 15, and
10 meters using SSB and various digital modes. He expects to be
here for two or more years. QSL via LoTW.
PANAMA, HP. Operators Julio, HP1EJC, Jose, HP1JGG, Roberto, HP1MRA,
Pablo, HP1PAR and Anel, HP8FOX are QRV as H94IE from Isla Escudo,
IOTA NA-088, until February 6. Activity is on various HF, and V/UHF
bands using various modes. QSL via operators’ instructions.
ARGENTINA, LU. Horacio, LU5BE is QRV as LU5BE/r from San Jose Santa
Maria in the Catamarca Province, Grid Square FG63xe, until February
11. Activity is on 40 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, and FT8, and FM on
various Satellites. QSL to home call.
BULGARIA, LZ. Special event station LZ150GD is QRV until February
28 to honor the birth of Gotse Delchev, a Bulgarian revolutionary
leader. QSL via bureau.
GREENLAND, OX. Special event station OX50HRH will be QRV on
February 5 to celebrate the 50th birthday of H.R.H. the Crown
Princess Mary of Denmark. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters
using CW, SSB, and various digital modes. QSL via OZ1ACB.
DENMARK, OZ. Special event station OZ50HRH will be QRV on February
5 to celebrate the 50th birthday of H.R.H. the Crown Princess Mary
of Denmark. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, and
various digital modes. QSL via OZ1ACB.
ARUBA, P4. Lee, K3DMG is QRV as P4/K3DMG until the end of March.
Activity is holiday style on various HF bands using mainly CW, RTTY
and digital modes. QSL via LoTW.
CURACAO, PJ2. Mike, W1USN is QRV as PJ2/W1USN until February 12.
Activity is holiday style on 40 to 10 meters using SSB and FT8. QSL
to home call.
FERNANDO DE NORONHA, PY0F. Everton, PU2MEA is QRV as PU2MEA/PY0F
until November 26. Activity is on 10 meters using SSB and QRP power
in his spare time. QSL via LoTW.
SURINAME, PZ. Axel, DL6KVA is QRV as PZ5KV until February 10.
Activity is on the HF bands using only CW. QSL to home call.
COTE D’IVOIRE, TU. Petr, OK1BOA, Petr, OK1FCJ and David, OK6D will
be QRV as TU5PCT from February 5 to 12. Activity will be on 160 to
6 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY, and FT8. QSL direct to OK6DJ.
AUSTRALIA, VK. Special event station VK90ABC is QRV during 2022 to
celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Australian Broadcasting
Corporation. QSL via LoTW.
ZIMBABWE, Z2. Operators DJ7TF and DL7BO are QRV as Z21A and Z22O,
respectively, from Harare until February 20. Activity is on 160 to
10 meters using CW, SSB, FT8, and FT4. QSL both via DJ6TF.
Ukrainians QSL via UY5ZZ.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Mexico RTTY International Contest,
QRP 80-Meter CW Fox Hunt, NCCC CW Sprint Ladder, K1USN Slow Speed CW
Test, Vermont QSO Party, 10-10 International Winter SSB Contest,
EurAsia HF Championship, F9AA CW Cup, Minnesota QSO Party, FYBO
Winter QRP Sprint, AGCW Straight Key 80-Meter CW Party, British
Columbia QSO Party, FISTS Saturday CW Sprint, European Union DX
Contest, North American CW Sprint, and the Classic CW Exchange will
certainly keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend.
The OK1WC CW Memorial, RSGB 80-Meter Club SSB Championship,
Worldwide Sideband Activity Contest, ARS Spartan CW Sprint, RTTYOPS
Weeksprint, NAQCC CW Sprint, QRP 40-Meter CW Fox Hunt, Phone Fray,
A1Club AWT, CWops Test, VHF-UHF FT8 Activity Contest, Mini-Test 40
CW, and Mini-Test 80 CW are all scheduled for February 7 to 9.
Please see February QST, page 75, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
web sites for details.