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DX Bulletin 11 ARLD011
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT March 13, 2014
To all radio amateurs
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This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
JA1TRC, NC1L, QRX DX, the Weekly DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News,
The Daily DX, DXNL, Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest
Calendar and WA7BNM web sites. Thanks to all.
VIET NAM, 3W. Vlad, R3HD and Slava, UA3DK are QRV as 3W1D and
3W4DK, respectively, from Hanoi until the end of March. Activity is
on 60 to 10 meters, and possibly 160 and 80 meters. QSL via
TANZANIA, 5H. Maurizio, IK2GZU is QRV as 5H3MB until April 11 while
visiting a hospital and orphanage here that are both part of the
Mission Ilembula. Activity is on the HF bands in his spare time.
QSL to home call.
TONGA, A3. Masa, JA0RQV is QRV as A35JP from Nuku'alofa on
Tongatapu, IOTA OC-049, while on a work assignment. Activity is
during his free time and weekends on 80 to 6 meters using CW and
SSB. QSL to home call.
MOZAMBIQUE, C9. Gert, ZS6AYU will be QRV as C91GR from Bilene from
March 16 to 19. Activity will be holiday style on 40 to 10 meters
using CW. QSL to home call.
MOROCCO, CN. James, W7EJ will be QRV as CN2R until April 2.
Activity will be on the HF bands using CW and SSB. This includes
entries in the Russian DX and the upcoming CQ World Wide WPX SSB
contests. QSL direct to home call.
CAPE VERDE, D4. Henryk, SM0JHF is QRV as D44CF from Mindelo on Sao
Vicente, IOTA AF-086, until the end of March. Activity is on the HF
bands. QSL direct to home call.
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA, E7. Members of the Akademski Radio Klub in
Banja Luka are QRV with special call sign E750EBL until the end of
2014 to celebrate their club's 50th anniversary on the air. QSL via
JERSEY, GJ. Kazu, M0CFW will be QRV as MJ5Z from St. Brelade, IOTA
EU-013, in both the Russian DX and the BARTG RTTY contests. He is
active as MJ0CFW before and after the contests. QSL both calls to
THAILAND, HS. David, HS0ZLU is QRV from Koh Phangan Island, IOTA
AS-101, until May. Activity is on 20 and 10 meters using SSB and
PSK. QSL to home call.
ST. VINCENT, J8. Ark, UA4CC and Arunas, LY2IJ will be QRV as
J8/home calls from Bequia Island, IOTA NA-025, from March 17 to 26.
Activity is holiday style on 160 to 10 meters. QSL to home calls.
LITHUANIA, LY. Sam, LY5W is QRV as LY10NATO until the end of 2014
to mark Lithuania's joining of NATO 10 years ago. QSL to home call.
WESTERN SAHARA, S0. Azman, S01AH plans to soon be QRV from Bir
Lehlu. QSL direct via EA2JG. In addition, Naama, S01A plans to be
QRV on 60 meters on 5403.5 kHz during the month of March. He has
also been active on 15 meters using SSB around 1345z. QSL direct to
CANADA, VE. David, VE3VID is QRV as VY0/VE3VID from Igloolik
Island, IOTA NA-174, until April 20. Activity is on the HF bands
using primarily RTTY, with Hell and Olivia as well. This includes
an entry in the BARTG HF RTTY contest and the upcoming EA RTTY
contest. QSL to home call.
MYANMAR, XY. Zorro, JH1AJT is QRV as XZ1Z from Nay Pyi Taw from
March 16 to 21 while working for the Foundation for Global Children
mission. Activity will be in his spare time on the higher HF bands.
QSL to home call.
SERBIA, YT. Special event station YU120STEPA is QRV during the
month of March to celebrate the founding of the elementary school
Vojvoda STEPA 120 years ago. QSL via YU1BBV.
CHATHAM ISLAND, ZL7. Franz, OE2SNL is QRV as ZL7/OE2SNL until March
20. Activity is on the HF bands. QSL to home call.
SPECIAL EVENT STATIONS. W1AW Centennial Stations W1AW/7 in Arizona
and W1AW/8 in Ohio are QRV until 2359z on 18 March. In addition,
W1AW Centennial Stations W1AW/KH2 in Guam, W1AW/4 in Tennessee and
W1AW/5 in New Mexico will be QRV starting at 0000z on March 19.
They will be active until 2359z on March 25.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. North American SSB Sprint, BARTG HF RTTY
Contest, QRP CW Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint, PN Quick
40-Meter CW Contest, F9AA SSB Cup, Russian DX Contest, Virginia QSO
Party, AGCW VHF/UHF CW Contest, Feld Hell Sprint and UBA Spring
2-Meter Contest are all on tap for this upcoming weekend.
The Run for the Bacon QRP CW Contest and Bucharest Contest are
scheduled for March 17. The CLARA HF Contest is scheduled for March
18. The QRP CW Fox Hunt and CWops Mini-CWT CW Test are scheduled
for March 19. Please see March QST, page 84 and the ARRL and WA7BNM
contest web sites for details.