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DX Bulletin 24 ARLD024
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT June 14, 2012
To all radio amateurs
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This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
AH6EZ, CT1FHI, NC1L, WB3IGR, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News,
The Daily DX, DXNL, The Weekly DX, Contest Corral from QST and the
ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites. Thanks to all.
PORTUGAL, CT. Look for station CR5OIT to be QRV June 16 and 17 from
the S. Jorge de Oitavos Fortress. Activity will be on all HF bands,
including 6 meters, using CW, SSB, SSTV and PSK31. QSL via
TAJIKISTAN, EY. Koji, JE1CAQ is QRV as EY8JA and has been active on
20 meters using CW around 0300z. QSL to home call.
SARDINIA, IS0. Patrick, ON7ARQ is QRV as IS0/ON7ARQ until June 21.
This includes a side trip as IM0/ON7ARQ to Antioco Island on June 16
and 17 where he'll be QRV during the WAB 50 MHz contest. QSL to
MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0. Tony, JA6CNL is QRV as KH0N until June 18.
Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using CW. QSL to home call.
NETHERLANDS, PA. Special event station PA300BPM is QRV until June
28 during the 300th horse market in Numansdorp. QSL via PD2GSP.
GREECE, SV. Special event station SX135HRC is QRV until July 31 in
commemoration of 135 years of the Greek Red Cross. QSL via SV1EOS.
TURKEY, TA. Berkin, TA3J is QRV as TA3J/0 from Yassica Island, IOTA
AS-099, until June 17. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using SSB.
QSL to home call.
ICELAND, TF. Volkmar, DL4AOJ is QRV as TF/DL4AOJ from Grimsey
Island, IOTA EU-168, until June 19. Activity is on 40, 20, 15 and
10 meters using mainly SSB and possibly CW. QSL to home call.
CHAD, TT. Phil, F4EGS is QRV as TT8PK for the next two months.
Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and possibly RTTY. QSL
to home call.
EUROPEAN RUSSIAN, UA. Members of the RZ1CWC team will be QRV as
RZ1CWC/p from the Annenskoe Fortification and from Vyborg Castle on
June 16 and 17. Activity is on all HF bands using CW, SSB and PSK.
QSL via RN1CW.
ASIATIC RUSSIA, UA0. Special event station UE80C is QRV until
August 31 in celebration of the 80th anniversary of the city of
Komsomolsk-on-Amur. QSL via bureau.
MARSHALL ISLANDS, V7. Steve, G3ZVW is QRV as V73/AF6SU from the
club station on Kwajalein Atoll, IOTA OC-028, until June 30.
Activity of late has been on 20 meters using CW. QSL to home call.
CANADA, VE. Operators AH6EZ and K9DXA will be QRV as VY0/home calls
from Nunavut Province from June 21 to July 2. Activity will be on
40 to 6 meters using all modes, with a 6 meter beacon on 50045 kHz.
They will also be active as VY0RAC in the upcoming ARRL Field Day
and the upcoming July 1 RAC Canada Day contest. QSL to home calls.
BERMUDA, VP9. George, WB3IGR and Katherine, WB3LTH will be QRV as
home calls/VP9 from June 18 to 21. Activity will be mainly in the
evenings and mornings on 160 to 6 meters using SSB and various
digital modes. QSL to home calls.
ALBANIA, ZA. Sven, LA6IKA is QRV as ZA/LA6IKA and has been active
on 20 meters using CW around 0400z. QSL to home call.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. Kid's Day SSB Contest, All Asian DX CW
Contest, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint CW Ladder, SMIRK Contest,
SARL Youth Day SSB Sprint, Ukrainian DX Classic RTTY Contest, AGCW
VHF/UHF CW Contest, Stew Perry Topband CW Challenge, QRP ARCI QRP
Shootout, 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 18.
Please see June QST, page 79, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web
Sites for details.