Here’s the latest Amateur Radio DX and Contest News compiled by HQ ARRL and W1AW.
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ARLD016 DX news
QST de W1AW
DX Bulletin 16 ARLD016
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT April 20, 2023
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD016
ARLD016 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.
TIMOR-LESTE, 4W. A group of operators are QRV as 4W1A until April
22. Activity is on 40 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY, and FT8.
QSL via DJ4MX.
UGANDA, 5X. Pista, HA5AO will be QRV as 5X2I from Busbala from
April 24 to May 10. Activity will be on 40 to 6 meters using CW,
some SSB, and FT8. QSL via operator’s instructions.
CROATIA, 9A. Special event call sign 9A0EMCOR is QRV until April
25. QSL via 9A7R.
CUBA, CO. Members of the Russian Robinson Club will be QRV as
CO30RRC from Cayo Coco Island, IOTA NA-086, from April 24 to May 4.
Activity will be on the HF bands with eight stations. QSL direct to
SOUTH COOK ISLAND, E5. Janusz, SP9FIH and Leszek, SP6CIK are QRV as
E51WEG and E51CIK, respectively, from Rarotonga, IOTA OC-013, until
April 28. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY, and
FT8. QSL to home calls.
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA, E7. Special event station E7WARD is QRV
until April 26. Activity is on the HF bands and 6 meters using CW,
SSB, and various digital modes. QSL via LoTW.
ST. PIERRE AND MIQUELON, FP. Georg, DK7LX is QRV as FP/DK7LX.
Activity is in his spare time on the HF bands using CW. QSL to home
VATICAN, HV. Look for HV1CN to be QRV on April 22 for International
Marconi Day. Activity will be from 0700 to 1300z on the HF bands
using CW, SSB, and FT8. This includes being active on Satellite
QO-100. QSL via LoTW.
OGASAWARA, JD1. Harry, JG7PSJ will be QRV as JD1BMH from
Chichijima, IOTA AS-031, from April 22 to May 5. Activity will be
on 40 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, and RTTY. QSL direct to home
DENMARK, OZ. A group of operators will be QRV as 5P5FI from the
Jylland West group, IOTA EU-125, from April 22 to 29. Activity will
be on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, and various digital modes. QSL
WEST KIRIBATI, T30. Members of the Rebel DX Group are QRV as T30UN
from Tarawa, IOTA OC-017, until May 1. Activity is on 160 to 6
meters using CW, SSB, with multiple stations using FT8 in DXpedition
mode. QSL via Club Log.
BELIZE, V3. Art, NN7A is QRV as V31JZ/p from South Water Caye
Island, IOTA NA-180, until April 23. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters
using CW and possibly SSB. QSL to home call.
AUSTRALIA, VK. Special event station VK100ZL is QRV until December
31 to celebrate the first amateur radio contact made between
Australia and New Zealand. QSL via bureau.
LAKSHADWEEP ISLANDS, VU7. Operators YL2GM and VU2CDP are QRV as
VU7W from Kavaratti Island, IOTA AS-011, until April 29. Activity
is on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, and FT8. QSL via YL2GN.
MEXICO, XE. Special event station 4A9O is QRV until May 30 to
celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Club de Radio Experimentadores
de Occidente. QSL via LoTW.
NEW ZEALAND, ZL. Special event station ZL100 will be QRV from April
26 to July 25 to celebrate the first amateur radio contact made
between New Zealand and Australia. QSL via bureau.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The North American SSB Sprint Contest,
NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, K1USN CW Slow Speed CW Test, QRP
to the Field, YOTA Contest, SP DX RTTY Contest, International
Vintage HF Contest, UA1DZ Memorial Cup and the BARTG Sprint 75 are
all scheduled for this upcoming weekend.
The K1USN Slow Speed CW Test, QCX CW Challenge, ICWC Medium Speed CW
Test, OK1WC CW Memorial, RSGB FT4 Contest, Worldwide Sideband
Activity Contest, ICWC Medium Speed CW Test, ZL Sprint, SKCC CW
Sprint, Phone Weekly Test, A1Club AWT, CWops Test, Mini-Test 40,
Mini-Test 80, 432 MHz Spring Sprint and the UKEICC 80-Meter CW
Contest are on tap for April 24 to 26.
Please see April QST, page 69, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest web
sites for details.
Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Officer
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section