Roberto/IK1HGE will be active between Aug. 21 and Sept. 1 as
ER/IK1HGE from Nisporeni on 80-10m (SSB only). QSL via IK1HGE
Evelyne/F5RPB, Siggi/DK2YL, Eva/HB9FPM, Rosel/DL3KWR, Dora/HB9EPE,
Chantal/ HB9FRC, Claudine/F5JER, Johanna/DJ5YL, Modo/F1EOY,
Christine/F4GDI, Gabriela/ HB9GNP, Michaela/DL1TM, Anna/TF3VB,
Vala/TF3VD, and more YLs are getting together on the Ile de
Noirmoutier (EU-064, DIFM AT-020, WLOTA 1224) between the 25th and
31st. QRV as TM64YL on HF. They are challenging ops worldwide to
QSO with them each day for a ranking of most QSOs; for details see qrz.com. QSL via bureau, ClubLog.
Reg/G3WPF plans to commemorate the liberation of the village
Hardecourt-aux-Bois with the callsign TM100HAB between Aug. 23 and
Sept. 4. QRV on 160-6m (CW, some SSB). QSL via LoTW, ClubLog OQRS.
GB250CC, operated by members of the Pontefract & District Amateur
Radio Society, points out the beginning of James Cook's first
voyage 250 years ago. QRV from Aug. 23 onwards for 28 days. QSL via
LoTW, eQSL, bureau, or direct via G0BPK.
HL, Republic of Korea:
D73V, marking the 73rd anniversary of Korea's independence, remains
active until the end of the month. QSL via 6K0MF (d/B).
Ben/DL8UI was active as KH6/DL8UI for a few hours in the WAE
Contest from Oahu. QSL via DL8UI (d/B).
LZ35PAR will be active around the 35th FAI World Freefall Style and
Accuracy Landing Championship between the 24th and 31st. QSL via
OK, Czech Republic & OM, Slovak Republic:
The special event station OL100CSR and OM100CSR are celebrating the
founding of Czechoslovakia 100 years ago. QRV until October 31. An
award is available as well. QSL for OL100CSR via OK1MP (d), bureau,
ClubLog OQRS; OM100CSR via OM2FY (d/B), ClubLog OQRS. http://www.100csr.eu/
The special event and club station OZ2AL operates from the museum
"De Gamle By" (The Old Town). This is a "living" museum, where ham
radio operations are conducted from the shack of Arne (OZ2AL, 2012
sk) and his 1974 rig. For information about times of activity see qrz.com. QSL via bureau.
Charles/NK8O will be active holiday-style from Curacao (SA-099,
WLOTA 0942) between Aug. 27 and Sept. 2 as PJ2/NK8O. QRV with a QRP
rig on 20-10m during his daylight hours. QSL via LoTW.
The Thessaloniki Amateur Group operates the special event station
SX10HF around their 10th Ham Fest. QRV between Aug. 25 and Sept. 8.
XT, Burkina Faso:
Al/F8FUA will be back on the air as XT2BR from the 21st to 29th.
QRV from Ouagadougou on HF on CW, SSB, RTTY, FT8. QSL via F8FUA
Franco's/IZ5YHD second stop on his Balkan tour will be Ohrid in
Macedonia. QRV as Z3/IZ5YHD from the 27th until the 31st on 80-10m
(SSB only). QSL via IZ5YHD (d/B).
CY9, St. Paul Island:
The CY9C team of 2016 plans to return to the island in August 2019
and has already entered into contracts for vessel and helicopter
transportation. The group consists of 12 operators. For more
information see: http://cy9c.com/
As in previous years, Tina/DL5YL and Fred/DL5YM will be spending a
holiday in Liechtenstein. QRV between Sept. 20 and Oct. 6 as
HB0/DL5YL and HB0/DL5YM on HF with an IC-7400 and 500W amplifier on
CW and a bit of SSB. They will also participate in the CQ WWDX RTTY
Contest. QSL via homecalls (d/B).
Abbreviations in this DXNL:
ARLHS Amateur Radio Lighthouse Society
DIFM Diplome des Iles de la France Metropolitaine
GIOTA Greek Islands On The Air
IOTA Islands on the Air
LoTW Logbook of the World
MIA Mediterranean Sea Island Award
OQRS Online QSL Request System
WCA World Castles Award
WLOTA World Lighthouse On The Air Award
WRTC World Radiosport Team Championship
25./26.08. Hawaii QSO Party
25./26.08. YO DX Contest
25./26.08. SCC RTTY Championship
25./26.08. Kansas QSO Party
25./26.08. Ohio QSO Party
Arctic Legends 2018 IOTA DXpedition: The RI0B expedition will begin
their voyage to from Arkhangelsk to Dikson Island on August 25. The
group hopes to reach the island on Sept. 5 and continue onwards at
once to the Firnley Islands (AS-054). On their return voyage they
are planning to visit the following six islands (five IOTA groups):
Tyrtov (AS-121), Rozmyslov (not yet approved as part of AS-104),
Nansen (AS-104), Scott-Hansen (AS-068), Arkticheskogo Instituta
(AS-087), and finally Sibirjakov (AS-005). The team plans to
operate with three rigs on 40-10m (CW, SSB, digital modes, FT8).
QSL via ClubLog OQRS. https://www.qrz.com/db/ri0b
AS-120; 5B, Cyprus's Coastal Islands: Emil/DL8JJ, Paul/G4PVM,
Norman/5B4AIE, and Col/MM0NDX will be operating as C4II from Agios
Georgios Island on Aug. 25 and 26. QRV on 80-10m on CW, SSB, FT8;
6m depending on condx. QSL via M0SDV.
EU-067; SV, Kyklades (Cyclades): Jacques/F6HMJ will be active
holiday-style from Ios (GIOTA SAS-097, MIA MG-043) between Aug. 27
and Sept. 6 on 40-10m (CW, SSB). QSL via F6HMJ (d/B).
EU-121; EI/EJ, Irish Coastal Islands: For the third activation of
the Irish Islands IOTA Tour 2018 EJ0DXG will be operating from Bere
Island between the 24th and 26th. QSL via M0OXO.
SA-001; CE0, Easter Island: Otis/NP4G pays Easter Island a visit
for the fourth time between Aug. 26 and 29. QRV holiday-style as
CE0Y/NP4G on 40-10m (CW, FT8). QSL via LoTW.
QSL via LoTW: 3C0W, 3C3W, 9G5AR, GJ3RCV, J41EPC, SX1EPC, SY1EPC
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