ARLD002 DX news


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ARLD002 DX news

DX Bulletin 2  ARLD002
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT  January 12, 2023
To all radio amateurs

ARLD002 DX news

This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
W2APF, The Daily DX, 425 DX News, DXNL, Contest Corral from QST and
the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites.  Thanks to all.

UGANDA, 5X.  Anders, SM0HPL is QRV as 5X7W from Kampala until
January 23.  Activity is on the HF bands using QRP power.  QSL via

ALGERIA, 7X.  Members of radio club 7X2VFK are QRV with special
event call sign 7U7C during the Africa Cup of Nations football
tournament.  QSL direct.

QATAR, A7.  Tony, RN1B is QRV as A75GC from Doha until the end of
January.  QSL via RW3RN.

CAPE VERDE, D4.  Harald, DF2WO is QRV as D44TWO from Sao Tiago, IOTA
AF-005, until January 21.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters using CW,
SSB, FT8, and FT4, as well as on Satellite QO-100.  QSL via M0OXO.

FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY, DA.  Special event station DR100XRAY is
QRV until June 30 to commemorate the 100th anniversary since the
death of Wilhelm C. Roentgen, the physicist whose discovery of
X-rays revolutionized diagnostic medicine.  QSL via bureau.

ETHIOPIA, ET.  Ken, K4ZW, Bob, W9XY, and Nodir, EY8MM plan to be QRV
from the Ethiopian Amateur Radio Society’s club station ET3AA from
January 14 to 21.  As part of their activity, they will also try to
mentor newcomers to amateur radio.  QSL via N2OO.

GUADELOUPE, FG.  Herve, F5HRY will be QRV as FG/F5HRY from Marie
Galante Island from January 19 to February 2.  Activity is holiday
style on 80 to 10 meters, including 30, 17, and 12 meters, using CW,
with SSB on request.  QSL direct to home call.

SAINT BARTHELEMY, FJ.  Phil, K2LIO is QRV as FJ4WEB until August 15.
Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using SSB.  QSL to home call.

CROZET ISLAND, FT/W.  Station FT8WW is QRV until January 26.  QSL
via OQRS.

THAILAND, HS.  Jack, F5LIT will be QRV as HS0ZPU from January 17 to
February 6.  From January 17 to 20, he will be active from Krabi
Island, IOTA AS-053.  QSL direct to home call.

PAPUA NEW GUINEA, P2.  David, VK4FABN is QRV as P29DT from Tabubil
in the Star Mounts in the North Fly District of the Western
Province.  Activity is holiday style on 40, 20, 15, and 10 meters
using CW and SSB.  QSL via LoTW.

ARUBA, P4.  Jeff, VA3QSL is QRV as P4/VA3QSL until February 8.
Activity is holiday style on 40 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, and
various digital modes.  QSL via LoTW.

PALAU, T8.  Operators Mike, JA6EGL, Kuzo, JH6WDG, and Mune, JR6DRH
are QRV as T88SM, T88AQ, and T88RH, respectively, from Koror Island,
IOTA OC-009, until January 19.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters using
CW, SSB, and various digital modes.  QSL to home calls.

CONGO, TN.  A group of operators are QRV as TN8K until January 21.
Activity is on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY, PSK, FT8, and
FT4.  This includes being active on Satellite QO-100.  QSL via

MONTSERRAT, VP2M.  Thaire, W2APF is QRV as VP2MDX until March 28.
Activity is on 80, 40, and 30 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL direct
to home call.

ZC4GR.  Activity is on 40, 30, and 10 meters using FT8.  QSL via

RTTY Sprint, QRP 80-Meter CW Fox Hunt, NCCC CW Sprint, K1USN Slow
Speed CW Test, YB SSB DX Contest, UBA PSK63 Prefix Contest, WAB 1.8
MHz Phone, NRAU-Baltic SSB Contest, NRAU-Baltic CW Contest, RSGB AFS
Data Contest and the Run for the Bacon QRP CW Contest are scheduled
for this upcoming weekend.

The K1USN Slow Speed CW Test, ICWC Medium Speed CW Test, OK1WC
Memorial, Worldwide Sideband Activity Contest, QRP 40-Meter CW Fox
Hunt, Phone Weekly Test, A1Club AWT, CWops Test, VHF-UHF FT8
Activity Contest, Mini-Test 40 and the Mini-Test 80 are on tap for
January 16 to 18.

Please see January 2023 QST, page 74, and the ARRL and WA7BNM
Contest web sites for details.

Reminders for Hawaii radio amateurs:

The Big Island of Hawaii International Swap Meet/Ham Fest is set for Saturday, 28 January 2023, 0930-1400 HST, at the Waimea Community Center.

Because of the Big Island of Hawaii International Swap Meet/Ham Fest, the Big Island Amateur Radio Club has canceled its Winter Field Day.

The next meeting of the Big Island Amateur Radio Club will be held on Sunday, 15 January 2023, 1400 HST, at the Kamana Senior Center, 127 Kamana Street in Hilo.

Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Officer

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section


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