ARLD045 DX News


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DX Bulletin 45  ARLD045
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT  November 10, 2022
To all radio amateurs

ARLD045 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
to all.

ALGERIA, 7X.  Special event station 7R68AR is QRV until November 30
to commemorate the 68th anniversary of the beginning of Algerian War
of Independence.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, and
FT8.  QSL via M0OXO.  Also, 7R7A is QRV to mark the 68th anniversary
of the outbreak of the Algerian Revolution.  QSL via 7X2VFK.

TONGA, A3.  Stan, LZ1GC and Ivan, LZ1PM are QRV as A35GC from
Tongatapu, IOTA OC-049, until November 20.  Activity is on 160 to 6
meters using CW, SSB, RTTY, and FT8 with two stations.  QSL via

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA, E7.  Special call sign E730ITU is QRV until
November 14 to mark the 30th anniversary of Bosnia and Herzegovina’s
membership in the International Telecommunication Union.  QSL via

LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0.  Bodo, DF8DX is QRV as HB0/DF8DX until November
13.  He will be active as HB0DX during the Worked All Europe DX RTTY
contest.  QSL via LoTW.

THAILAND, HS.  Lars, SM6NT is QRV as HS0ZME from Hua Hin and is here
until April 2, 2023.  Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using mainly
CW.  QSL to home call.

BELGIUM, ON.  Special call sign OT5IDPD is QRV until December 3 for
the International Day of Persons with Disabilities.  In 1992 the UN
General Assembly designated December 3 as this annual day of
observance.  QSL via ON6WL.

ARUBA, P4.  Jaap, PA7DA will be QRV as P40DA from November 14 to 27.
Activity will be holiday style on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB,
FT8, and FT4.  QSL to home call.

BRAZIL, PY.  Special event station ZW200ESQ is QRV until November 30
to celebrate the bicentennial of the Brazilian Navy.  Activity is on
80 meters to 70 centimeters using CW, SSB, various digital modes,
and on the FM Satellites.  QSL via bureau.

BANABA ISLAND, T3.  Members of the Rebel DX Group are QRV as T33T
until November 15.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters using FT8 in
DXpedition mode.  QSL via LoTW.

PALAU, T8.  A group of operators are QRV as T88WA from Northern
Babeldaob Island, IOTA OC-009, until November 14.  Activity is on
160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, and FT8.  QSL via M0URX.

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC, TL.  A group of operators will be QRV as
TL8AA and TL8ZZ from November 12 to 26.  Activity will be on 160 to
6 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY, and with FT8 in DXpedition mode,
respectively.  QSL direct to I2YSB.

TURKS AND CAICOS, VP5.  Mark, WQ7X is QRV as VP5/WQ7X from
Providenciales, IOTA NA-002, until November 15.  Activity is holiday
style on 80 to 10 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL to home call.

INDONESIA, YB.  Hajar, YB8HZ is QRV as YB8HZ/p from Kapoposang
Island, IOTA OC-236, until November 12.  Activity is on the HF
bands.  QSL direct to home call.

and PA3FYC are QRV as ZC4RH from the Base Area of Dhekelia until
November 19.  Activity is focused on 2 meters, and 70 and 23
centimeters, using EME, Tropo, Meteor Scatter, and other modes.  QSL
via DK6SP.

ST. HELENA, ZD7.  Christopher, HB9FIY is QRV as ZD7CA until November
26.  Activity is in his spare time on 40 to 10 meters using SSB,
PSK31, and RTTY.  QSL via EA5GL.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  ARRL EME Contest, Japan International DX
Phone Contest, Worked All Europe DX RTTY Contest, NCCC RTTY Sprint,
QRP 80-Meter CW Fox Hunt, NCCC CW Sprint, K1USN Slow Speed CW Test,
PODXS 070 Club Triple Play Low Band Sprint, 10-10 International Fall
Digital Contest, SARL VHF/UHF Analogue Contest, SKCC Weekend CW
Sprintathon, OK/OM DX CW Contest, FISTS Saturday CW Sprint, CQ-WE
Contest, AWA Bruce Kelley 1929 CW QSO Party, FIRAC HF SSB Contest
and the Classic Phone Exchange will certainly keep contesters busy
this weekend.

The K1USN Slow Speed CW Test, 4 States QRP Group Second Sunday
Sprint, ICWC Medium Speed CW Test, OK1WC CW Memorial, Worldwide
Sideband Activity Contest, RTTYOPS Weeksprint, QRP 40 Meter CW Fox
Hunt, Phone Weekly Test, A1Club CW AWT, CWops CW Test, VHF-UHF FT8
Activity Contest, Mini-Test 40, Mini-Test 80 and the RSGB 80-Meter
Autumn SSB Series are all on tap for November 14 to 16.

Please see November QST, page 77, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
web sites for details.

Reminder:  The Big Island Amateur Radio Club will hold its Christmas Party on Saturday, 10 December 2022, 1400 HST, at the Keaau Community Center.

Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Officer

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section


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