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5:25 AM (5 hours ago)
ARLD027 DX news
QST de W1AW
DX Bulletin 27 ARLD027
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT July 7, 2022
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD027
ARLD027 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
MONACO, 3A. Operators Paul, F6EXV and Flo, PB8DX are active as
3A/F6EXV and 3A/PB8DX, respectively, until July 17. Also look for
activity on 6 meters as 3A6M. QSL 3A/F6EXV, 3A/PB8DX and 3A6M via
F6EXV on ClubLog, direct or via the Bureau.
UGANDA, 5X. Elvira, IV3FSG is active as 5X3R until July 13.
Activity will be in her spare time on 80 to 10 meters using SSB,
RTTY and PSK31. QSL via IK2DUW, direct, via the Bureau, ClubLog or
MALAWI, 7Q. Members of the Russian DXpedition Team are active as
7Q5RU until July 10. Operators are Vasily, R7AL, Leo, RW9JZ and
Vasily, RA1ZZ. Look for them on 160 to 6 meters and satellite
QO-100 using CW, SSB and digital modes. QSL via R7AL, ClubLog or
CUBA, CO9. Operators Bladimir, CO6BM, Jose, CO6EC, Ernes, CO6ID,
Delvys, CO6SRS, Enrique, CO6VO and CL6AFL will be active as CO9GNN
on July 15 and 16, to commemorate the 333rd anniversary of the
founding of Santa Clara City. Activity will be on 160, 80, 40, 20,
15, 10 and 2 meters using SSB and digital modes.
ANGOLA, D2. Mikalai, UT6UY is active as D2UY. The length of his
stay is unknown. Activity has been mainly on 20 to 6 meters using
FT8. QSL via his home call.
CAPE VERDE, D4. Harald, DF2WO will be QRV as D44TWO sometime in
September. Activity will be holiday style on 160 to 6 meters using
CW, SSB and digital modes. He works mostly on the digital modes
FT8, PSK31, JT65 and RTTY. QSL via M0OXO OQRS.
SPRATLY ISLANDS, DX0. Gil, 4F2KWT has been issued the call sign
DX0NE from the Republic of the Philippines National
Telecommunications Commission. The special call sign will be used
during an operation from Kalayaan Spratly Island sometime between
August 1 and December 31, 2022. A four man team is expected which
includes Gil, 4F2KWT, Ed, 4F1OZ, Jong, DU3JA and Mike, DU1XX/AE6DG.
Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, FT8. QSL via
4F2KWT, ClubLog or LoTW.
UNITED KINGDOM, GB22. Look for the following special event stations
to be active between July 25 and August 21 to mark the XXII
Commonwealth Games: GB22GD/Isle of Man, GB22GM/Scotland,
GB22GE/England, GB22GU/Guernsey, GB22GI/Northern Ireland,
GB22GW/Wales, GB22GJ/Jersey, GB22HQ/National Exhibition Centre, in
Birmingham. QSL all call signs via M0OXO OQRS or LoTW.
SARDINIA, IS0. Gianpi, IK1TTD will be active as ISO/IK1TTD during
the RSGB IOTA Contest, July 30 and 31. QSL via home call, direct or
via the Bureau.
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, N. John, N9EAJ will be active as N9EAJ/P
from Okaloosa Island from July 24 to 31. Activity will be on 40 to
10 meters using mainly SSB, with some CW. There will be some
activity in the RSGB IOTA Contest. QSL via N9EAJ direct or
POLAND, SN89. Special event station SN89LOT is active on various HF
bands until August 31. The station commemorates the 89th
anniversary of the flight over Atlantic Ocean by two Lithuanian
pilots Steponas Darius and Stasys Girenas, who flew from New York in
the airplane Lituanica to Kaunas on July 15, 1933. QSL via SP1PMY,
direct or via the Bureau.
DODECANESE, SV5. Robert, OK2PYA is QRV as SV5/OK2PYA from Rhodes
until July 13. Activity is on 40, 30, 20, 17, 15 and 10 meters
using CW and SSB. QSL via the Bureau.
FRANCE, TM109. Michel, F8GGZ is active as TM109TDF to celebrate the
109th Tour de France. Look for activity from July 7 to 9, 12 to 15
and 20 to 24. QSL via the Bureau or direct to F8GGZ.
AUSTRAL ISLANDS, TX5. Haru, JA1XGI will be QRV as TX5XG from
November 2 to 9. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW,
SSB, RTTY and FT8/FT4 (F/H). QSL via JA1XGI direct, via the Bureau,
ClubLog’s OQRS or LoTW.
VIETNAM, XV9. Gregory, F4BPO is active as XV9BPO from Ho Chi Minh
City. Recent activity has been on 30, 20, 17, 15 and 10 meters
using mostly FT8/FT4, with some SSB and CW. QSL via ClubLog, eQSL
MYANMAR, XZ. Akio, JE2QIZ is active as XZ2B. His length of stay is
unknown. Most of his activity has been on 15, 10 and 6 meter CW.
QSL via JH3SIF.
NEW ZEALAND, ZL90. Members of the NZART Southland Branch 37 are
celebrating their 90th anniversary and will be active as ZL90GQ
during the month of July. QSL direct to the address on QRZ.com.
TAIWAN, BV. Ken, BW2/JP1RIW will be QRV as BX0QSL from New Taipei
City between July 11 and November 30, using mainly digital
modes. QSL via BM2JCC.
CRETE, SV9. David, OK6DJ and OK1-36573 will operate as SV9/OK6DJ
between July 8 and 14 on the HF bands using CW, SSB and FT4. QSL
via ClubLog OQRS, LoTW or eQSL.
INDONESIA, YH. Look for YH0R from July 9 to 17, celebrating 54
years of ORARI, the national IARU member society. Operations will
be on 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters using CW, SSB, FT8 and RTTY.
They will upload the log to LoTW, eQSL and Club Log.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The IARU HF World Championship, SKCC
Weekend Sprintathon and QRP ARCI Summer Homebrew Sprint are on tap
for this weekend. The 4 States QRP Group Second Sunday and OK1WC
Memorial are on July 11. The A1Club AWT, VHF-UHF FT8 Activity
Contest and the 3.5 RSGB 80-Meter Club Championship are on July 13.
Please July 2022 QST, page 78, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest web
sites for details.
Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio News:
The Big Island Amateur Radio Club (BIARC) will meet this Saturday, 09 July 2022, at the Keaau Community Center. BIARC Board will meet at 1200 HST, while the general membership convenes at 1400 HST. You can also attend the meeting via the ZOOM conference protocol.
The Hawaii Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) urges licensed Hawaii Amateur Radio operators to participate in the Saturdy, 16 July 2022 (0900-1200 HST), Makani ‘Ino Hurricane Emergency Communications Drill. For details, please go here: http://HawaiiARES.net
Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Officer
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section