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DX Bulletin 40 ARLD040
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT October 10, 2019
To all radio amateurs
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This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
HK6O, 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.
ZAMBIA, 9J. Mario, IK1MYT is QRV as 9J2MYT from Lusaka until June
2020. Activity is on 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters. QSL to home call.
AZORES, CU. Operators DG0OHD, DG5AA, DK8YY, DL1AOB, DL1AWD, DL7ZZ
and DL8ALU will be QRV as CT8/home calls from Graciosa Island, IOTA
EU-175, from October 13 to 21. During the upcoming Worked All
Germany contest they will be active as CR2Y. QSL CR2Y via DH7WW and
all others to home calls.
GUADELOUPE, FG. Philippe, F1DUZ will be QRV as FG4KH from October
14 to 29. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using SSB and FT8.
QSL to home call.
MAYOTTE, FH. Willy, DJ7RJ will be QRV as FH/DJ7RJ from October 15
to November 3. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW and
SSB. QSL to home call.
COLOMBIA, HK. Special event station 5K6MZL is QRV from Manizales
until October 14 in celebration of the 170th anniversary of the city
of Manizales. Activity is on 160 to 2 meters using CW, SSB and
various digital modes. QSL via bureau. In addition, look for
special event stations 5J500LDV, 5J500L, 5J500D and 5J500V to be QRV
from October 16 to 30 in remembrance of 500 years of the passing of
Leonardo da Vinci. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW,
SSB and various digital modes. QSL via bureau.
SAN ANDRES AND PROVIDENCIA, HK0. A large group of operators will be
QRV as 5K0K from San Andres Island, IOTA NA-033, from October 15 to
30. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and
FT8. QSL via OK6DJ.
JAPAN, JA. Markus, DJ4EL will be QRV as JR6/DJ4EL from Yomitan,
Okinawa, IOTA AS-017, from October 13 to 25. Activity will be on 20
meters. He also plans to visit other islands and maybe be active on
other bands as well. QSL to home call.
SVLBARD, JW. Operators Erling, LA6VM, Halvard, LA7XK and Just,
LA9DL are QRV as JW6VM, JW7XK, and JW9DL, respectively, from
Longyearbyen, IOTA EU-026, until October 14. They will be active as
JW5X in the Scandinavian Activity SSB contest. QSL JW5X via LA5X
and all others to home calls.
NETHERLANDS, PA. Special event station PH100ADL is QRV until the
end of 2019 to commemorate the first commercial flight in the
Netherlands 100 years ago. Activity is on the HF bands using CW and
SSB. QSL via bureau.
PALAU, T8. Operators JH7IPR, JQ6FQI and JA6KYU are QRV as T88UW,
T88WM and T88HS, respectively, from Koror, IOTA OC-009, until
October 16. Activity is on the HF bands and 6 metersd using CW, AM,
SSB, FSK, FT8 and FT4. This includes being an entry in the Oceania
DX CW contest. QSL via operators' instructions.
ASIATIC RUSSIA, UA0. Vlado, UA0LCZ is QRV as UA0LCZ/p from Popov
Island, IOTA AS-066, until October 14. Activity is on 80 to 17
meters using CW. QSL to home call.
ST. KITTS AND NEVIS, V4. John, W5JON will be QRV as V47JA from St.
Kitts, IOTA NA-104, from October 16 to 22. Activity will be on 160
to 6 meters using SSB and FT8. QSL direct to home call.
BERMUDA, VP9. Josh, W9HT will be QRV as W9HT/VP9 from Hamilton
Parish from October 12 to 15. Activity will be on the HF bands and
6 meters. QSL to home call.
SOUTH SUDAN, Z8. James, Z81C is QRV from Juba while working for a
non-governmental organization for the next 18 months. Activity is
mostly on SSB. QSL via operator's instructions.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Makrothen RTTY Contest, Oceania DX
CW Contest, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, QRP ARCI Fall CW QSO
Party, Nevada QSO Party, Microwave Fall Sprint, SKCC Weekend CW
Sprintathon, Scandinavian Activity SSB Contest, Pennsylvania QSO
Party, Arizona QSO Party, FISTS Fall Unlimited CW Sprint, South
Dakota QSO Party, PODXS 070 Club 160-Meter Great Pumpkin Sprint, UBA
ON 80-Meter CW Contest and UBA ON 6-meter Contest will certainly
keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend.
The 4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint and RSGB 80-Meter Autumn
CW Series are scheduled for October 14.
The CWops Mini-CWT Test and Phone Fray are scheduled for October 16.
The Canadian National Parks on the Air, CNPOTA, operating event runs
for the entire year of 2019, with special stations active from
Canada's parks and historic sites.
Please see October QST page 90 and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web
Sites for details.