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SB DX @ ARL $ARLD036
ARLD036 DX news
QST de W1AW
DX Bulletin 36 ARLD036
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 8, 2022
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD036
ARLD036 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
MADAGASCAR, 5R. Operators Ron, PA3EWP, Guenter, DL2AWG, Erno,
DK2AMM and Gerben, PG5M will be active as 5R8WP, 5R8WG, 5R8MM and
5R8CG, respectively, from October 11 to 22. They will operate two
stations simultaneously on CW, SSB, RTTY and FT8. QSL 5R8WP, 5R8WG
and 5R8MM via DL2AWG, ClubLog and LoTW. QSL 5R8CG via PG5M, ClubLog
WALLIS AND FUTUNA ISLANDS, FW. Jean, F4CIX continues to be active
as FW1JG. Look for him on 40, 30, 20, 17, 15, 12, 10 and 6 meters
using SSB and FT8/FT4. QSL via LoTW, ClubLog or direct.
REUNION, FR. Michal, OK1WMR will be QRV as FR/OK1M until September
12. Activity will be on 20, 15 and 10 meters using SSB, RTTY and
possibly FT8. QSL via OK1M.
MAYOTTE, FH. Michal, OK1WMR then moves on to Mayotte as FH/OK1M
from September 13 to 25. Activity will be on 20, 15 and 10 meters
using SSB, RTTY and possibly FT8. He will also be in the CQWW DX
RTTY Contest. QSL via OK1M.
FRENCH POLYNESIA, FO. Vincent, K6VVK will be QRV as FO/K6VVK from
September 27 to October 5. Activity will be holiday style on 160 to
6 meters using CW, SSB and FT8/FT4. QSL only via LoTW, ClubLog,
eQSL and QRZ.com’s Log Book. No direct or Bureau QSLs.
PAPUA NEW GUINEA, P2. Operators Ron, DG2RON, Olaf, DJ7TO, Werner,
DJ9KH, Heye, DJ9RR, Rudolf, DK3CG, Frank, DL1KWK, Norbert, DL2RNS,
Georg, DL4SVA, Christian, DL6KAC, Olaf, DL7JOM and Rolf, DL7VEE will
be active as P29RO from October 25 to November 10. Operations will
be on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and FT8 (F/H). QSL via
DL4SVA, direct, by the Bureau, Club’s OQRS and LoTW.
CURACAO, PJ2. Frank, PH2M will be QRV as PJ2/PH2M from September 10
to 25. Activity will be holiday style on the HF bands using mainly
FT8. QSL via PH2M, by the Bureau, direct, ClubLog or LoTW.
ICELAND, TF. Operators George, K5KG, Steve, K4EU and Tom, K4NMR
will be active as TF/K5KG, TF/K4EU and TF/K4NMR from September 6 to
BENIN, TY. Operators Tapani, OH5BM, Pekka, OH2TA and Timo, OH5LLR
will be active as TY5AF from November 22 to 29. Activity will be on
all HF bands and modes. They will also focus on the CQWW DX CW
Contest as a Multi-Op entry.
TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, VP5. Look for Jim, NU4Y and Ron, N4KE as
VP5DX from October 20 to November 2. Activity will be on 160 to 10
meters, as well as participating in the CQWW DX SSB Contest as a
Multi-Single/ Low-Power entry. QSL via NU4Y, LoTW or ClubLog.
TIMOR LESTE, 4W. Satoshi, JH2EUV will be active as 4W/JH2EUV until
September 20. Activity has been mainly using FT8 on 20, 15, 12 and
10 meters. QSL via JH2EUV, by the Bureau, direct or LoTW.
MOROCCO, 5C40. Operators Abderrahmane, CN8QR, Hafid, CN8GFH and
Mustapha, CN8GC are QRV with special call signs 5C40QR, 5C40GFH and
5C40GC, respectively, until September 12, in memory of Kharbouch,
CN8KD, who became a Silent Key on August 3. Activity will be on
various HF bands. QSL 5C40QR via CN8WW, 5C40GFH via CN8GFH and
5C40GC via CN8WW.
BERMUDA, VP9. Janusz, SP9FIH will be active as SP9FIH/VP9 from
September 23 to October 2. Look for him on 30, 17, 15 and 12 meters
using SSB, RTTY and FT8. QSL via ClubLog’s OQRS or LoTW.
UNITED STATES, WA2. Station WA2NYC is a remembrance of the 21st
anniversary on the attack on the World Trade Center in New York
City. The station will operate from 0000z, September 11 to 0300z,
September 12. QSL via LoTW. If you would like a QSL card, please
send an SASE to the club address: Wireless Association Of New York
City, 233 Wolverine St, Staten Island, NY 10306-1746, USA.
SAUDI ARABIA, HZ. The Saudi Amateur Radio Society (SARS) announced
the 92nd Saudi National Day celebration will take place from
September 7 to 25 with special event stations HZ92ND, 7Z92ND and
8Z92ND. QSL all via HZ1SAR.
LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0. Tina, DL5YL and Fred, DL5YM are QRV holiday
style as HB0/home calls on 160 to 6 meters using CW and some SSB and
RTTY. QSL via home calls (d/B).
ITU GENEVA, 4U. Look for 4U1ITU with operators PA2CHR and PA3CMC
from September 13 to 16 from the club station at ITU Headquarters.
QSL via LoTW, Club Log OQRS or direct.
SAN ANDRES AND PROVIDENCIA, 5J01/5K0. Operators Francisco, HK3EA
and Gabriel, HK3MKQ will be active as 5J01EA and 5K0VT,
respectively, from February 28 to March 5, 2023. Activity will be
on various HF bands and modes. QSL via LoTW and eQSL.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The VHF FOC QSO Party, WAE DX Contest,
SKCC Weekend Sprintathon, Ohio State Parks on the Air, Alabama QSO
Party, Russian Cup Digital Contest, 50 and up ARRL September VHF
Contest and the North American Sprint will keep contesters busy this
weekend. The 4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint is on
September 12 and the VHF-UHF FT8 Activity Contest is on September
14. Please see September QST, page 72 and the ARRL and WA7BNM
Contest web sites for details.
Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Officer
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Sections