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ARLD024 DX news

ZCZC AE24
QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 24  ARLD024
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  June 13, 2019
To all radio amateurs   

SB DX ARL ARLD024
ARLD024 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
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.

CYPRUS, 5B.  Special event station 5B19CWC is QRV to celebrate the
Cricket World Cup which ends on July 14.  QSL via 5B4AJT.

GHANA, 9G.  Matteo, IZ4YGS is QRV as 9G5GS from Sanzule, West
Takoradi until July 2 while here on work assignment.  He is active
in his spare time during his evenings on 160 to 6 meters using
mostly FT8 and SSB.  QSL direct to home call.

CHILE, CE.  Special event station CB2E is QRV until July 2 to mark
the total solar eclipse on July 2.  Activity is on the HF bands
using SSB and FT8.  QSL via bureau.

SPAIN, EA.  Members of the Radio Club La Baells will be QRV with
special calls EG3PTA, EG3PTP, EG3PTT, EG3PTU and EG3PTM from June 15
to 23 to support the touristic and cultural endeavors of the
Bergueda region.  Activity will be on 160, 80, 40 and 20 meters
using SSB and FT8.  QSL all calls via EA3RCI.

GUADELOUPE, FG.  Gildas, F6HMQ is QRV as FG/F6HMQ and TO1T until
June 25.  QSL to home call.

ST. MAARTEN, PJ7.  Satoru, JI1DFO is QRV as PJ8SK until June 15.
Activity is on 40 to 17 meters using FT8.  QLS to home call.

SAINT MARTIN, FS.  After his Sint Maarten activity, Satoru, JI1DFO
will be QRV as FS/AG5CR from June 16 to 18.  Activity will be on 40
to 17 meters using FT8.  QSL to home call.

THAILAND, HS.  Members of the Radio Amateur Society of Thailand are
QRV with special call HS10KING until July 31 to celebrate the
coronation of King Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun.  QSL via
bureau.

SVALBARD, JW.  Christian, EA3NT and Col, MM0NDX are QRV as JW/EA3NT
and JW/OJ0Y, respectively, from Longyearbyen, IOTA EU-026, until
June 16.  Activity is on the HF bands using CW, SSB and various
digital modes.  QSL JW/EA3NT via M0OXO and JW/OJ0Y via M0SDV.

MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0.  Tony, JA6CNL is QRV as KH0N from Saipan, IOTA
OC-086, until June 17.  Activity is on the HF bands using FT8.  This
includes being an entry in the All Asian DX CW contest.  QSL to home
call.

NORWAY, LA.  Jacques, CT2IXX is QRV as LA/CT2IXX/p from Hitra
Island, IOTA EU-036, until July 12.  Activity is holiday style
mainly during his weekends on various HF bands using only SSB.  QSL
to home call.
  
GREENLAND, OX.  Bo, OZ1DJJ is QRV as OX3LX from Nuuk City until June
21.  Activity is in his spare time on the HF bands, with a focus on
160, 80 and 60 meters.  QSL direct to OZ0J.
     
PALAU, T8.  Nobuaki, JA0JHQ will be QRV as T88PB from Koror Island,
IOTA OC-009, from June 15 to 23.  Activity will be mainly on 6
meters using FT8.  This includes being an entry in the All Asian DX
CW contest.  QSL direct to home call.

ASIATIC RUSSIA, UA0.  Operators Vasily, R7AL, Vladimir, RK8A and
Albert, UB9WLJ are QRV as R205NEW from Bogoslova Island, IOTA
AS-205, until June 18.  This is a new island activation.  QSL via
Club Log.

MICRONESIA, V6.  Hatu, JA1XGI will be QRV as V6K from Kosrae Island,
IOTA OC-059, from June 17 to 24.  Activity will be on 40 to 10
meters.  QSL to home call.

CHRISTMAS ISLAND, VK9X.  Christmas Island Amateur Radio Club station
VK9XX has been active on 20 meters around 0900z.  QSL via operator's
instructions.

FALKLAND ISLANDS, VP8.  Special event station VP8HDM will be QRV on
June 15 and 16 from the Historic Dockyard Museum in Stanley, IOTA
SA-002, during the International Museum Weekend.  Activity will be
on 40 to 17 meters.  QSL direct to VP8LP.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  ARRL SSB Kids Day, All Asian DX CW
Contest, Stew Perry Topband CW Challenge, International Museum
Weekend, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, SMIRK Contest, Ukrainian
DX Classic RTTY Contest, ARR BPSK63 Contest, IARU Region 1 50 MHz
Contest, AGCW VHF/UHF CW Contest, West Virginia QSO Party, Feld Hell
Sprint and the WAB 50 MHz Phone will certainly keep contesters busy
this upcoming weekend.

The Run for the Bacon QRP CW Contest is scheduled for June 17.

The RSGB 80-Meter Club CW Championship, CWops Mini-CWT Test and
Phone Fray are scheduled for June 19.

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 June QST, page 86, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web
Sites for details.
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ARLD023 DX news

ZCZC AE23
QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 23  ARLD023
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  June 6, 2019
To all radio amateurs   

SB DX ARL ARLD023
ARLD023 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
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.

GHANA, 9G.  Matteo, IZ4YGS is QRV as 9G5GS until July 2.  Activity
is on 160 to 6 meters using SSB and FT8.  QSL direct to home call.

AZORES, CU.  Herman, HB9CRV is QRV as CU8FN from Flores Island, IOTA
EU-089, until June 11.  Activity is on the HF bands using FT8 and
FT4.  He plans to be QRV in the Portugal Day Contest operating CW
while CU8AS will be active using SSB.  QSL via operators'
instructions.

IRELAND, EI.  Members of the Galway Radio Experimenters Club will be
QRV with special event call sign EI100ABC from June 11 to 16 during
the Alcock and Brown Centenary Festival to commemorate the first
non-stop transatlantic flight by John Alcock and Arthur Brown.  QSL
via EI2II.

FRANCE, F.  Members of the Association des Radioamateurs des Cotes
d'Armor will be QRV with special call sign TM1MOON on June 8 and 9 to
commemorate the first spaceflight landing humans on the moon.  QSL
via F4EUG.

GUADELOUPE, FG.  Reiner, DL2AAZ is QRV as FG/DL2AAZ from Deshaies,
Basseterre Island until June 13.  Activity is on 20 and 17 meters
using SSB.  QSL direct to home call.

ENGLAND, G.  Members of the Peterborough and District Amateur Radio
Club are QRV as GB0DDR until June 9 to commemorate the 75th
anniversary of D-Day.  QSL direct to M5ATR.

WALES, GW.  Special event station GB2ORM is QRV until June 9 to
commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day.  QSL via bureau.

JAPAN, JA.  Special event station 8N7JAPAN is QRV until October 31,
2020 to commemorate the Olympic Games 2020, the Paralympics 2020,
and the World Cup Games 2019.  QSL via bureau.

SVALBARD, JW.  Erling, LB2PG is QRV as JW/LB2PG from Bear Island,
IOTA EU-027, until November 2019 while working at the weather
station.  Activity is in his spare time on 80 to 20 meters using
SSB.  QSL to home call.

MARKET REEF, OJ0.  A large group of operators will be QRV as OJ0AW
from June 8 to 15.  Activity will be mostly on the HF bands, with
some VHF activity, using CW, SSB, FT8 and other digital modes.  QSL
via OH6AD.

CURACAO, PJ2.  Paul, VA3ZC will be QRV as PJ2/VA3ZC from June 9 to
16.  Activity will be holiday style on 40, 30 and 20 meters using CW
and FT8.  QSL to home call.

SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE, S9.  Operators EA1ACP, EA1DVY, EA5BJ, EA5EL,
EA7FTR, EB7DX and S92HP are QRV as S9A from Sao Tome, IOTA AF-023,
until June 18.  Activity is on the HF bands using CW, SSB and FT8.
QSL via EB7DX.

GREECE, SV.  Operators Alex, SV8QG, Pantelis, SV8DCY, Kostas,
SV8DCW, Periklis, SV8DTD and Fotis, SV8RMA are QRV as J48GEO from
the Geo park on Lesvos Island, IOTA EU-049, during June.  Activity
is on the HF bands using SSB and various digital modes.  QSL via
LoTW.

BURKINA FASO, XT.  Elvira, IV3FSG is QRV as XT2SE from Ouagadougou
until June 13.  Activity is on the HF bands.  QSL via IK3GES.

VIET NAM, XV.  Operators R9LAJ, R9LR, UA9KDF and UA9LDD are QRV as
XV9DF from Hon Tre Island, IOTA AS-157, until June 15.  Activity is
on 40 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and FT8.  QSL via M0OXO.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The ARRL June VHF Contest, NCCC RTTY
Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, HA3NS Sprint Memorial CW Contest, DRCG World
Wide RTTY Contest, VK Shires Contest, Asia-Pacific SSB Sprint, SKCC
Weekend CW Sprintathon, Portugal Day Contest, GACW WWSA DX CW
Contest, REF DDFM 6-Meter Contest, Cookie Crumble QRP Contest and
The 4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint will certainly keep
operators busy this upcoming weekend.

The RSGB 80-Meter Club Data Championship is scheduled for June 10.

The CWops Mini-CWT Test, NAQCC CW Sprint and Phone Fray are
scheduled for June 12.
      
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 June QST, page 86, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web
Sites for details.

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