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ARLD022 DX news
QST de W1AW
DX Bulletin 22 ARLD022
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT June 2, 2022
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD022
ARLD022 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
SOMALIA, 6O. Ali, EP3CQ is active as 6O1OO using FT8 and CW on 80
to 15 meters, until June 5. He will then resume operations on June
16 for a one month stay.
GHANA, 9G. Alan, G3XAQ is currently operating as 9G5XA with a QRP
rig, mostly on 17 and 15 meter CW. QSL direct via G3SWH or LoTW.
WEST MALAYSIA, 9M2. A large group of operators will be QRV from the
SOTA location Bukit Perangin as 9M22DX from June 3 to 5. QSL direct
via 9M2CDX or OQRS.
RWANDA, 9X. Harald, DF2WO is signing 9X2AW until June 22 on 160 to
10 meters using mainly digital modes with some CW and SSB, and
QO-100. Following his stay in Rwanda, he plans to move on to
Burkina Faso and continue as XT2AW. QSL via M0OXO.
BAHRAIN, A9. Special call sign A91BFA is for the Bahrain Football
Association. Operation is planned for June 3 to 15 during the FIFA
World Cup (soccer/football) and Asian Cup 2023 qualifiers. QSL via
SPAIN, EA. Members of the Radio Club Torrevieja will participate in
the Museum Ships on the Air event from the submarine S-61 Delfin on
June 4 and 5 with the call sign EH5SUB. All contacts will be
confirmed with a special QSL card.
ENGLAND, G. The following special event stations celebrate Queen
Elizabeth’s Platinum Jubilee throughout June: GB70E from Windsor
Home Park, GB70I from Northern Ireland, GB70M from Scotland, GB70W
from Wales, GB70U from Guernsey, GB70J from Jersey, and GB70D from
the Isle of Man. QSL via M0OXO (OQRS).
ST. LUCIA, J6. Stations J68HZ and J68AG manned by ops K9HZ and
WA2LLN, will be QRV from June 4 to 24 using CW, SSB, RTTY, FT8 and
FT4. QSL via LoTW, eQSL, Club Log or direct.
ASIATIC RUSSIA, R. Look for RI0QQ from Brusneva Island, AS-082,
from July 17 to 31. Operators are R7AA, UA6EX and RM0F. QSL via
USA, K. W5KID from the destroyer USS Kidd (DD-661) will take part
in the Museum Ships on the Air event on June 4 and 5. See QRZ.com
for QSL information.
CANADA, VE. Club station VE3CWM at the Cold War Museum celebrates
its 20th anniversary with the call sign VE3CWM20 during the month of
June on 80 to 10 meters. QSL via VE3BX (d/B), qrz.com, LoTW.
ST. KITTS AND NEVIS, V4. John, W5JON will be QRV as V47JA from July
12 to 28. QSL direct to W5JON or LoTW.
NICARAGUA, YN. Rafael, NN3RP will be active as YN2RP in his spare
time from July 4 to August 4. Activity will be on FT8, FT4, VarAC
digital, CW, RTTY and SSB using dipoles, and on the FM satellites.
Contacts will be uploaded to LoTW, eQSL and Club Log. You can also
QSL direct to NN3RP.
JAPAN, JA. Special call sign 8J1H90T is QRV until March 31, 2023 in
celebration of the 90th anniversary of the city of Hiratsuka, which
was established in 1932. QSLs will be sent automatically via the
UK SOVEREIGN BASE AREAS ON CYPRUS, ZC4. ZC4RH and 5B4/G4WXJ will be
active June 5 to 15, using SSB, CW, and probably some FT8 as well as
the QO-100 satellite.
GUADELOUPE, FG. Reiner, DL2AAZ is operating TO2AZ holiday style
until June 10. He is using CW and SSB on 40 to 10 meters. QSL
direct or via bureau to his home QTH in Germany.
ITALY, I. Station IY4ELE from the Fidenza club will remember the
Elettra ship, a double-masted steam yacht that Marconi used as a
floating lab for his radio experiments. The club will be QRV during
Museum Ships Weekend, June 4 and 5. QSL to IQ4FE.
POLAND, SP. Adam, SQ9S will be at the key of SN35FISTS to mark 35
years of the FISTS CW Club, the International Morse Preservation
Society, until June 30. QSL via the bureau, LoTW and eQSL.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The 10-10 International Open Season PSK
Contest, Wake-Up. QRP Sprint CW, KANHAM Contest, Tisza Cup CW
Contest, Kentucky QSO Party, UKSMG Summer Contest, IARU Region 1
Field Day, RSGB National Field Day, ARRL International Digital
Contest and the Cookie Crumble QRP Contest are all on tap for this
weekend. Please see June 2022 QST, page 69, and ARRL and WA7BNM
Contest web sites for details.
Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Officer
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section