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DX Bulletin 29 ARLD029
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT July 21, 2022
To all radio amateurs
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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
EA1M, KI1U, 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.
TIMOR-LESTE, 4W. Alan, VK1AO will be QRV as 4W/VK1AO from July 25
to August 4, and again at least two more times over the next three
years. Activity will be on 40, 30, 20, 17, 15, and 12 meters SSB,
FT8, JS8, and possibly some CW. This may include some POTA activity
as well. QSL via LoTW.
CROATIA, 9A. Operators S50O, S50X, S53Z, S54ZO and S58U will be QRV
as 9A/home calls from Vis Island, IOTA EU-016, from July 25 to
August 2. They will be joined by 9A7YY. Activity will be on 80 to
6 meters using CW, SSB, and FT-modes. This includes being active in
the upcoming RSGB IOTA contest. QSL to home calls.
EAST MALAYSIA, 9M6. Special event station 9M59SD is QRV until July
23 from Kuching in celebration of Sarawak Day. QSL via 9W8KIF.
TAIWAN, BV. Ken, BW2/JP1RIW is QRV as BX0QSL from New Taipei City
until November 30. Activity is on the HF bands using mainly digital
modes. QSL via BM2JCC.
BAHAMAS, C6. Operators Joe, W8GEX and Janet, W8CAA are QRV as C6ADX
and C6AYL, respectively, from Exuma Island, IOTA NA-001, until July
26. Activity is on 60 to 6 meters using mainly FT8. QSL direct to
ANGOLA, D2. Mikalai, UT6UY is QRV as D2UY. Activity is mainly on
20 to 6 meters using FT8. His length of stay is unknown. QSL to
SPAIN, EA. Special event stations AO1XCF, AO1XFM, AO1XVP, AO1XCI,
AO1XCP, AO1XCN, AO1XAU, AO1XCV, AO1XCU, AO1XPC, and AO2022XAC are
QRV until July 25 to commemorate the 2022 Jubilee of the Way of
Saint James. QSL via bureau.
FRENCH POLYNESIA, FO. Georg, DJ6GI will be QRV as FO/DJ6GI from
Moorea Island, IOTA OC-046, from July 24 to 29. Activity will be
holiday style on various HF bands using mostly FT8, FT4, and CW
between 0400 to 0630z. QSL via LoTW.
DJIBOUTI, J2. James, KI7MGY plans to be QRV as J28HJ while
stationed here until June 2023. Activity will be in his spare time
80 to 10 meters using SSB and FT8. QSL via LoTW.
MARKET REEF, OJ0. Operators DG5CST, DL3DXX, DL6FBL and SM0W will be
QRV as OJ0DX from July 25 to August 1. They are here mainly for the
upcoming RSGB IOTA contest. Outside the contest they will be QRV on
80 to 6 meters with a focus on 6 meters, and EME. QSL via DL3DXX.
TURKEY, TA. Berkin, TA3J is QRV as TA3J/0 from Yassica Island, IOTA
AS-099, every Saturday and Sunday until October 31. Activity is on
80 to 10 meters using SSB, CW, RTTY, and FT8. QSL via LoTW.
BRUNEI, V8. Special event call sign V84SPU is QRV until July 26.
Activity is on all bands and modes. QSL via QRZ.com.
CANADA, VE. Mike, KI1U is QRV as VE9IU from Grand Manan Island,
IOTA NA-014, until July 23. Activity is on 40 to 6 meters using CW
and FT8, and possibly on the FM Satellites. QSL via LoTW.
AUSTRALIA, VK. Special event call sign VK75FAA is QRV until the end
of October to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the formation of the
Fleet Air Arm, the Royal Australian Navy’s aviation branch.
Activity is on various bands and modes. QSL via VK2YVA.
CAYMAN ISLANDS, ZF. Frank, K3TRM is QRV as ZF2RM from Cayman Brac,
IOTA NA-016, Grid Square FK09, until July 30. Activity is mainly on
6 meters and various Satellites, with some HF. QSL to home call.
CHATHAM ISLANDS, ZL7. Volker, ZL1VV is QRV as ZL7/ZL1VV from Te
One. Activity is in his spare time, and usually on 20, 15, and 10
meters using SSB. QSL via LoTW.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The QRP 20-Meter CW Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY
Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, K1USN Slow Speed CW Test, ARAM 50 MHz
Contest, Galicia For The World, and the YOTA Contest are all
scheduled for this upcoming weekend.
The QCX CW Challenge, ICWC Medium Speed CW Test, OK1WC CW Memorial,
Worldwide Sideband Activity Contest, RTTYOPS Weeksprint, SKCC CW
Sprint, Phone Weekly Test, A1Club AWT, CWops Test, Mini-Test 40 and
Mini-Test 80 are on tap for July 25 to 27.
Please July 2022 QST, page 78, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest web
sites for details.
Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Officer
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section