ARLD014 DX news


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ARLD014 DX news

DX Bulletin 14  ARLD014
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT  April 6, 2023
To all radio amateurs

ARLD014 DX news

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

AZERBAIJAN, 4K.  Rashad, 4J9M is QRV with special event stations
4J100TC and 4K100TC in celebration of the 100th anniversary of
neighboring Turkey.  QSL both calls via DJ9RI.

ALGERIA, 7X.  The Amateurs Radio Algeriens national organization is
QRV with special call sign 7T60ARA until April 23 to celebrate the
organization’s 60th anniversary.  QSL via bureau.

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A6.  Stathis, SV5DKL is QRV as A65SV from
Dubai mostly during contests.  QSL via LoTW.

EASTER ISLAND, CE0.  George, CE0YHF is QRV from Isla de Pascua for
the rest of the month.  He is active mostly on 12, 10, and 6 meters
with QRP power using CW, FT8, and FT4.  QSL via operator’s

PORTUGAL, CT.  Special event station CQ7HS4A will be QRV from April
11 to 25 in commemoration of World Amateur Radio Day.  Activity will
be on all bands and modes.  QSL via CT1REP.

until June 30 to commemorate German World Heritage Day.  QSL via
operators’ instructions.

REUNION ISLAND, FR.  Thierry, FY4JI plans to be QRV as FR/FY4JI from
April 9 to 23.  QSL via EA5GL.

THAILAND, HS.  Brad, VK2BY is QRV as HS0ZNR until April 28.
Activity is on 160 to 10 meters.  QSL direct to home call.

MINAMI TORISHIMA, JD1.  Take, JG8NQJ/JD1 has been active on 15
meters using CW around 2100z.  QSL via JA8CJY.

NORWAY, LA.  The Akademisk Radioklubb LA1K celebrates its 100th
anniversary with the call sign LA100K throughout 2023.  QSL via

DENMARK, OZ.  Special event station 5P0WARD will be QRV from April
11 to 25 as part of World Amateur Radio Day.  QSL via OZ1ACB.

WEST KIRIBATI, T30.  Members of the Rebel DX Group, including Kam,
T33KC, are QRV as T30UN from Tarawa, IOTA OC-017, for about five
weeks from the beginning of April.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters
using CW, SSB, with multiple stations using FT8 in DXpedition mode.
QSL via Club Log.

UZBEKISTAN, UK.  Tulkin, UK8FAI has been active using SSB on 20
meters around 0100z.  QSL direct to home call.

Providenciales, IOTA NA-002, until April 11.  Activity is on 40 to
10 meters using FT8.  QSL via LoTW.

INDIA, VU.  The Indian Radio Amateur Organization is QRV as AU40NRO
until June 30 to celebrates the club’s 40th anniversary.  QSL via

MEXICO, XE.  Enri, XE2AA will be QRV as XF3O from Cozumel Island,
IOTA BA-090, from April 9 to 15.  QSL via IT9EJW.

SERBIA, YU.  Members of the Serbia Amateur Radio Union of Vojvodina
are QRV with special call YU75SRV until December 31, 2023 to
celebrate the club’s 75th anniversary.  QSL via operators’

SOUTH SUDAN, Z8.  Diya, YI1DZ is QRV as Z81D from Juba until April
22.  Activity is in his spare time on the HF bands using FT8.  QSL
via OM3JW.

ALBANIA, ZA.  Burkhard, DL3KZA is QRV as ZA/DL3KZA from Vlora until
April 17.  Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using FT8.  QSL direct to
home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The Japan International DX CW Contest,
IG-RY World Wide RTTY Contest, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint,
K1USN Slow Speed CW Test, QRP ARCI Spring CW QSO Party, SKCC Weekend
CW Sprintathon, OK/OM DX SSB Contest, DIG QSO CW Party, New Mexico
QSO Party, Georgia QSO Party, Yuri Gagarin International DX Contest,
WAB 3.5/7/14 MHz Data Modes and the Hungarian 80-Meter Straight Key
CW Contest will keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend.

The 4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint, K1USN Slow Speed Test,
ICWC Medium Speed CW Test, DARC Easter Contest, OK1WC CW Memorial,
144 MHz Spring Sprint, Worldwide Sideband Activity Contest, ZL
80-Meter CW Sprint, NAQCC CW Sprint, Phone Weekly Test, A1Club AWT,
CWops Test, VHF-UHF FT8 Activity Contest, Mini-Test 40 and the
Mini-Test 80 are on tap for April 10 to 12.

Please see April QST, page 69, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest web
sites for details.

Reminder:  The Big Island Amateur Radio Club (BIARC) will hold its next meeting on Sunday, 16 April 2023, at the Kamana Senior Center in Hilo.  Executive Board Meeting begins at 1200 HST, followed by the General Membership Meeting at 1400 HST.

Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Officer

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

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