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DX Bulletin 36 ARLD036
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 7, 2023
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD036
ARLD036 DX news
This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
N9GB, The Daily DX, 425 DX News, DXNL, Contest Corral from QST and
the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites. Thanks to all.
KENYA, 5Z. Rick, M0LEP is QRV as 5Z4/M0LEP and will be here during
the month of September. Activity is on the HF bands. QSL via LoTW.
ALGERIA, 7X. Enrique, EA5AD is QRV as 7X0AD from Oran until
September 14. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using FT8 and FT4.
QSL direct to home call.
BARBADOS, 8P. Greg, N9GB is QRV as 8P9GB until September 14.
Activity is on 60 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via LoTW.
BOTSWANA, A2. Sajid, VA3QY plans to be QRV as A22EW until October
8. Activity is on 20 to 10 meters, and possibly 6 meters, using CW
and SSB. QSL via KB2MS.
CAPE VERDE, D4. Harald, DF2WO is QRV as D44TWO from Sao Tiago, IOTA
AF-005, until September 17. Activity is on the HF bands and 6
meters using CW, SSB, and FT8, and on Satellite QO-100. QSL via
NORTH COOK ISLANDS, E5. Operators AA7JV, HA5YD, HA7RY and KN4EEI
are QRV as E51D from Penrhyn Atoll until September 10. Activity is
on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, and FT8. QSL via HA7RY.
FRANCE, F. Special event station TM23RUGB will be QRV from Tonneins
from September 10 to 13, next on September 21 to 24, and then on
October 16 to 22, during the Rugby World Cup. Activity will be on
the HF bands. QSL via F5KHG.
ISLE OF MAN, GD. Torsten, DL4APJ and Udo, DL2AQI will be QRV as
MD/DL4APJ and MD/DL2AQI, respectively, from September 10 to 19.
Activity will be holiday style on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, and
various digital modes. QSL to home calls.
MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0. Uli, DL2AH is QRV as KH0/DL2AH from Rota
Island, IOTA OC-024, until September 14. Activity is on 80 to 6
meters using SSB and FT8. QSL direct to home call.
DODECANESE, SV5. Claudio, HB9OAU is QRV as SV5/HB9OAU from
Karpathos Island, IOTA EU-001, until September 21. Activity is on
80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, and FT8. QSL via LoTW.
EAST KIRIBATI, T32. Ken, KH6QJ is QRV as T32AZ from Kiritimati,
IOTA OC-024, until October 17. QSL to home call.
PALAU, T8. Operators JR3QFB, JO3LVG and JM1LIG will be QRV as
T88JH, T88MK, and T88FM, respectively, from Koror Island, IOTA
OC-009, from September 12 to 19. Activity will be on 40 to 6 meters
using CW and some SSB. QSL to home calls.
ICELAND, TF. George, K5KG and Charles, K1XX will be QRV as TF/K5KG
and TF/K1XX, respectively, from September 11 to 18. Activity will
be on the HF bands. They also plan to be active as part of the TF3D
Multi/Multi team in the upcoming Scandinavia Activity CW contest.
QSL via LoTW.
CORSICA, TK. Thomas, DL1ASA is QRV as TK/DL1ASA/p for the next few
weeks. He will also try to be active from IOTA EU-164, various
SOTA, WWFF, and various Lighthouse references. Activity is holiday
style on the HF bands. QSL to home call.
BELIZE, V3. Uwe, DL8UD and Mark, DK8MM are QRV as V31KO and V31XT,
respectively, until September 14. Activity is on the HF bands.
They will be active as V3O in the Worked All Europe DX SSB contest.
QSL V3O and V31KO via DL8UD, and V31XT via DK8MM
IRAQ, YI. Sam is now QRV with the new call sign YI1YY. Activity is
on 40 to 10 meters using SSB. QSL via IK2DUW.
ALBANIA, ZA. Achim, DL1DAW is QRV as ZA/DL1DAW from Kallmet/Lezha
until September 11. Activity is holiday style on 80 to 10 meters
using CW and SSB. This includes an entry in the Worked All Europe
DX SSB contest. QSL to home call.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. ARRL September VHF Contest, ARRL EME
Contest, Worked All Europe DX SSB Contest, North American CW Sprint,
NCCC FT4 Sprint, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint CW Ladder, K1USN Slow
Speed CW Test, FOC QSO Party, YB7-DX Contest, SKCC Weekend CW
Sprintathon, Ohio State Parks on the Air, Alabama QSO Party and the
Russian Cup Digital Contest will certainly keep contesters busy this
The 4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint, K1USN Slow Speed CW
Test, ICWC Medium Speed CW Test, OK1WC Memorial, Worldwide Sideband
Activity Contest, Phone Weekly Test, A1Club AWT, CWops Test, VHF-UHF
FT8 Activity Contest, Mini-Test 40, Mini-Test 80 and the RSGB
80-Meter Autumn CW Series are all on tap this weekend.
Please see September 2023 QST, page 70, and the ARRL Contest
Calendar and WA7BNM Contest Web Sites for details.