ARLD037 DX News


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ARLD037 DX news

DX Bulletin 37  ARLD037
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT  September 15, 2022
To all radio amateurs

ARLD037 DX news

This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
WB2REM, 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.

MONACO, 3A.  Emmanuel, F5LIT will be QRV as 3A/F5LIT from September
17 to 20.  Activity will be on the HF bands.  QSL via LoTW.

MALTA, 9H.  Members of the Marconi Amateur Radio Circle will be QRV
as 9H6QE from September 17 to October 14 in celebration of the life
of Queen Elizabeth II.  Activity is expected on 20 to 10 meters, and
possibly other bands.  QSL via 9H1MRC.

MOZAMBIQUE, C9.  Bill, C91CCY has been active on 40 meters using SSB
around 0400z.  QSL via K3IRV.

CT3MD will be QRV as CR3SI from Selvagens Islands, IOTA AF-047, from
September 21 to 25.  Activity will be on the HF bands using CW, SSB,
and FT8 as part of the celebrations of the 50th anniversary of the
Reserva Natural das Ilhas Selvagens.  QSL via CT1DSV.

WALLIS AND FUTUNA ISLANDS, FW.  Jean, F4CIX intends to stay on
Wallis Island, IOTA OC-054, for another two years and QRV as
FW/F4CIX.  Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using SSB, FT8, and FT4
mainly between 0630 and 0915z.  QSL via LoTW.

NORTHERN IRELAND, GI.  Pastor Brian, GI0RWO is QRV with special
callsign GB0KC from Belfast to celebrate the new King Charles the
Third, as well as remembering the passing and exemplary service of
Queen Elizabeth II.  QSL via operator’s instructions.

SAN ANDRES AND PROVIDENCIA, HK0.  A group of operators are QRV as
5J0DX, 5K0C, 5K0T, and 5K0YD from San Andres, IOTA NA-033, until
September 26.  Activity is on 60 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, FT8, and
FT4.  QSL 5J0DX direct via LU9FHF, 5K0C via LoTW, 5K0T direct via
LU1FM, and 5K0YD via IK2DUW.

SAUDI ARABIA, HZ.  Special event stations HZ92ND, 7Z92ND and 8Z92ND
are QRV until September 25 to celebrate Saudi Arabia’s 92nd National
Day.  QSL all calls via HZ1SAR.

Marcus Island, IOTA OC-073, until September 30.  Activity is on the
HF bands using CW with a focus on 17 and 15 meters.  QSL direct to

SVALBARD, JW.  Rig, HI8RD will be QRV as JW/HI8RD from the JW5E
Longyearbyen club station from September 19 to 27.  Activity will be
holiday style on the HF bands using SSB and FT8.  QSL direct to home

DENMARK, OZ.  Con, DM5AA is QRV as OZ/DM5AA from Vejerst Strand,
West Jylland, IOTA EU-172, until September 17.  Activity is on 60,
40, 30, and 20 meters using CW.  QSL via bureau.

PAPUA NEW GUINEA, P2.  Puiu, YO5BIM is QRV as P29VIM from Port
Moresby until September 21.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters,
including 60 meters and 70 centimeters, using mainly CW, JT9 and
FT8.  QSL to home call.

DODECANESE, SV5.  Sindre, LA6OP will be QRV as SV5/LA6OP from
Rhodes, IOTA EU-001, from September 18 to October 9.  Activity will
be on 40 to 4 meters using SSB and FT8.  QSL via LoTW.

CHAD, TT.  Nicolas, F8FQX is QRV as TT8SN from N’Djamena.  Activity
is currently on 10 and 6 meters.  QSL via DL9USA.

BELIZE, V3.  Patrick is newly licensed as V32PC and QRV from Belize
City.  Activity is on the HF bands.  QSL via IZ8CCW.

BERMUDA, VP9.  Janusz, SP9FIH will be QRV as SP9FIH/VP9 from
September 23 to October 2.  Activity will be on 30, 17, 15, and 12
meters using SSB, RTTY, and FT8.  QSL via Club Log.

CHAGOS ISLAND, VQ9.  Steve, WB4GHY is QRV as VQ9SC from Diego
Garcia, IOTA AF-004, until November 16.  Activity is in his spare
time on 160 to 10 meters using mainly FT8 in DXpedition mode, and
SSB.  QSL direct to WB2REM.

SOUTH SUDAN, Z8.  Karen, EK6KB is a member of the South Sudan United
Nations World Food Program in Juba and is now licensed as Z81K.

CHATHAM ISLAND, ZL7.  Jeff, K5WE and Scott, KD5GEY are QRV as
ZL7/K5WE from the settlement of Kaingaroa on the north coast until
September 21.  Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using the CW, SSB,
RTTY, FT8, and FT4.  They have permission to be active on 60 meters.
QSL via K5WE.

Contest, North American RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint Ladder, K1USN Slow
Speed Test, AGB NEMIGA Contest, SARL VHF/UHF Digital Contest, Texas
QSO Party, Iowa QSO Party, QRP Afield, New Hampshire QSO Party, New
Jersey QSO Party, Washington State Salmon Run, Wisconsin Parks on
the Air, Feld Hell Sprint, BARTG Sprint PSK63 Contest and the Run
for the Bacon QRP CW Contest will certainly keep contesters busy
this upcoming weekend.

The K1USN Slow Speed CW Test, ICWC Medium Speed CW Test, OK1WC
Memorial, 144 MHz Fall Sprint, Worldwide Sideband Activity Contest,
RTTYOPS Weeksprint, Phone Weekly Test, A1Club AWT, VHF-UHF FT8
Activity Contest, Mini-Test 40, Mini-Test 80 and CWops CW Test are
scheduled for September 19 to 21.

Please see September QST, page 72, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
web sites for details.


Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) begins another Technician Class License program on 21 September 2022 via the ZOOM Conference Protocol.  For details, please go here:

Licensed Hawaii Island Radio Amateurs are need to facilitate communications for the Saturday, 17 September 2022, Kau Coffee Runs.  Volunteers will meet this Saturday, 17 September 2022, 0530 HST, at the Kau Coffee Mill.  For details, contact Blake (KH7MS) at 808-365-7213.

Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Officer

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section


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