ARLD017 DX News


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ARLD017 DX news

DX Bulletin 17  ARLD017
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT  April 28, 2022
To all radio amateurs

ARLD017 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.

MAURITIUS, 3B8.  Lubo, OM5ZW is QRV as 3B8/OM5ZW until May 6.
Activity is holiday style on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY,
and FT8.  QSL via LoTW.

MONTENEGRO, 4O.  Alex, YU0W is QRV as 4O/YU0W/p until May 1 during
various SOTA activations.  Activity is on 40, 30, and 20 meters
using mostly CW with some SSB.  QSL via bureau.

NEPAL, 9N.  Janusz, SP9FIH and Leszek, SP6CIK are QRV as 9N7WE and
9N7CI, respectively, until May 19.  Activity is on 40, 30, 17, 15,
12, 10, and 6 meters.  QSL to home calls.

BOTSWANA, A2.  Dave, VE7VR is QRV as A25VR until May 26 while on a
safari trip.  Activity is holiday style on 80 to 10 meters.  QSL to
home call.

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.

PORTUGAL, CT.   Members of the Coimbra Amateur Radio Association are
QRV with special call CS5ARC to celebrate their 24th anniversary.
Activity is on the HF bands.  QSL via CS5ARC.

URUGUAY, CX.  Members of the Radio Club CX1UA are QRV with special
call CW27U until May 8 to celebrate their 27th anniversary.  QSL via

PHILIPPINES, DU.  Michael, W6QT is QRV as DU3/W6QT from Subic Bay
during the month of May.  Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using SSB
and FT8.  An extension of his stay until mid-September is possible.
QSL to home call.

REPUBLIC OF KOREA, HL.  Buck, AC3IM is QRV as HL5/AC3IM until March
2023.  He plans to be QRV on 160 to 10 meters.  QSL via LoTW.

SVALBARD, JW.  A large group of operators will be QRV as JW4D from
May 3 to 8.  Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, and
various digital modes.  QSL via LA4D.

BULGARIA, LZ.  Members of the Bulgarian Radio Club Blagovestnik are
QRV as LZ330AL during the month of May to honor the memory of
Orthodox saints.  QSL via bureau.

FAROE ISLANDS, OY.  Luke, PD4L is QRV as OY/PD4L until May 1.
Activity is on the HF bands using mainly SSB, FT8, and FT4.  He may
be active using other modes as well.  QSL to home call.

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

GREECE, SV.  Members of the Western Peloponnes Amateur Radio
Association are QRV as SX335T during the month of May in recognition
of NATO Tiger Meet 2022.  QSL via LoTW.

CRETE, SV9.  Piotr, SQ6DX is QRV as SV9/SQ6DX until May 4.  Activity
is on 40 to 10 meters using SSB.  QSL to home call.

ST. KITTS AND NEVIS, V4.  Members of the St. Kitts and Nevis, and
Anguilla Amateur Radio Society are QRV as V49WARD until May 5.
Activity is on 80, 40, 20, and 17 meters using SSB from 0900 to
1300z, and then 2000 to 0000z.  QSL via operators’ instructions.

NAMIBIA, V5.  Paul, ZS2PS is QRV as V5/ZS2PS from May to mid July.
Activity will be on 80, 60, 40, 30, 20, and 10 meters.  QSL via

CANADA, VE.  Special event station VB3Q70 is QRV in celebration of
Queen Elizabeth’s II Platinum Jubilee.  Activity is on all bands and
modes.  QSL via VA3CX.

Monoj, VU2CPL will be QRV as VU4W from Andaman Island, IOTA AS-001,
from May 3 to 16.  Activity will be on all HF bands.  QSL via YL2GN.

Slow Speed CW Test, Feld Hell Sprint, SBMS 2.3 GHz and Up Contest
and Club Challenge, Russian World Wide MultiMode Contest, UK/EI DX
CW Contest, Florida QSO Party and the AGCW QRP/QRP CW Party are all
on tap for this upcoming weekend.

The K1USN Slow Speed CW Test, ICWC Medium Speed CW Test, OK1WC
Memorial CW, ARS Spartan CW Sprint, Worldwide Sideband Activity
Contest, RTTYOPS Weeksprint, Phone Weekly Test, A1Club AWT CW, CWops
Test, VHF-UHF FT8 Activity Contest, Mini-Test 40 CW, Mini-Test 80 CW
and MIE 33 Contest are scheduled for May 2 to 5.

Please see April QST, page 74, May QST, page 71, and the ARRL and
WA7BNM Contest web sites for details.



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