ARLD016 DX News


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ARLD016 DX news

DX Bulletin 16  ARLD016
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT  April 21, 2022
To all radio amateurs

ARLD016 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
to all.

CYPRUS, 5B.  Philipp, DK6SP is QRV as 5B4AQC until May 2.  He is
emphasizing operations on the 30, 17, and 12 meter bands, as well as
6 meters, and Satellite QO-100, using CW and various digital modes.
QSL via LoTW.

MALDIVES, 8Q.  Braco, OE1EMS is QRV as 8Q7DX from Baa Atoll, IOTA
AS-013, until April 27.  Activity is holiday style on 80 to 6 meters
using CW and SSB.  QSL direct to E73Y.

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A6.  In honor of Zayed Humanitarian Day,
special event stations A60ZHD, and A60ZHD/0 to A60ZHD/15, are QRV
until April 24.  Activity is on the HF bands.  QSL via operators’

MOZAMBIQUE, C9.  Pedro, CT7AHV is QRV as C91AHV from Chinonanquila,
Matola Rio until May 4, and only during weekdays.  Activity is on 40
to 10 meters using CW, SSB, and FT8.  QSL to home call.

FRANCE, F.  Special event station TM15SOTA will be QRV on April 23
and 24 to celebrate the 15 years of the Summits On The Air event.
QSL via operator’s instructions.

AUSTRAL ISLANDS, FO.  Rob, N7QT, Walt, N6XG, Heye, DJ9RR, Gene,
K5GS, Steve, W1SRD, Melanie, N7BX and Doris, K0BEE are QRV as TX5N
from Raivavae Island, IOTA OC 144, until April 28.  Activity is on
160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, and various digital modes.  QSL via

SAINT MARTIN, FS.  Marco, KC9FFV is QRV as FS/KC9FFV until the end
of 2022.  Activity is in his spare time on 40 to 6 meters.  QSL via

VATICAN, HV.  Stations HV0A and HV1CN will be QRV on April 23 from
0500 to 1100z to mark International Marconi Day.  QSL direct to

MINAMI TORISHIMA, JD1.  Take, JG8NQJ/JD1 has been QRV using CW on 15
meters between 0800 and 1100z.  QSL via JA8CJY.

SVALBARD, JW.  A large group of operators are QRV as JW0X and
JW100QO from Longyearbyen until April 26.  Activity is on 160 to 6
meters using CW, SSB, RTTY, FT8 and FT8 in DXpedition mode, with
five stations active.  This includes being active on Satellite
QO-100.  QSL via M0URX.

ALAND ISLANDS, OH0.  Operators SP1EG, SP1QY and SQ3PMX are QRV as
OH0EG until April 29.  Activity is on 30 to 12 meters using CW, SSB,
and various digital modes.  QSL via LoTW.

DENMARK, OZ.  A group of operators are QRV as 5P5BI/p from Bornholm
Island, IOTA EU-030, until May 1.  Activity is on the HF bands with
three stations.  QSL via ON6EF.

PAPUA NEW GUINEA, P2.  Alberto, EA4PL is QRV as P29LL from Port
Moresby.  Activity is on the HF bands.  QSL via EA7FTR.

ST. KITTS AND NEVIS, V4.  John, W5JON is QRV as V47JA from Calypso
Bay, IOTA NA-104, until April 28.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters
using SSB and FT8.  QSL direct to home call.

NORFOLK ISLAND, VK9N.  A group of operators are QRV as VK9NT until
April 25.  Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, and FT8 in
DXpedition mode.  QSL via M0OXO.

ROMANIA, YO.  Special event station YO22WARD is QRV until April 25
as part of World Amateur Radio Day activity.  QSL via LoTW.

SERBIA, YU.  Special event station YU75ACR is QRV from the city of
Zajecar until December 31 to mark the jubilee of the foundation of
the Amateur Radio Union.  QSL via operators’ instructions.

Slow Speed CW Test, 10-10 International Spring Digital Contest, QRP
to the Field, SP DX RTTY Contest, Helvetia Contest, North American
SSB Sprint Contest, ANZAC Day Contest, UA1DZ Memorial Cup and BARTG
Sprint 75 are all on tap for this upcoming weekend.

The K1USN Slow Speed CW Test, QCX CW Challenge, OK1WC Memorial,
Worldwide Sideband Activity Contest, RTTYOPS Weeksprint, SKCC CW
Sprint, Phone Weekly Test, A1Club AWT, CWops Test, Mini-Test 40,
Mini-Test 80, 432 MHz Spring Sprint, CWops Test and UKEICC 80-Meter
contest are scheduled from April 25 to 27.

Please see April QST, page 74, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest web
sites for details.


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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Officer

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section