Rare-ish DX On the Air!
Yuki, JH1NBN, is on the air from Dhaka, Bangladesh, while on a short business trip. In his spare time he’ll operate as S21ZBA on 20, 17 and 15 meters on SSB until about 1200 UTC August 22, running 100 W into a mobile whip. Rana, S21R, is back in Dhaka, Bangladesh for a one-month stay. He was on the air August 19 just after 1500 UTC on 14.167 MHz, running 100 W into an inverted V. QSL manager is N4VA. Bangladesh is the 55th most-wanted DXCC entity, according to ClubLog. E44PM in Palestine is now active, with Peri, HB9IQB, on the air from Bethlehem, running 100 W to a wire vertical. He’s been heard on 18.086 MHz. He has a 5 W radio connected to a ground plane “occasionally monitoring 50.097 MHz CW.” E44PM will upload to LoTW and ClubLog. Palestine is no 121 on ClubLog’s most-wanted list. Others to listen for: 3B9FR, Rodrigues Island (20 CW); A92IO, Bahrain (30 meters); YI1RZ, Iraq (20 RTTY) — QSL via IK2DUW and LoTW, and ZS8Z, Marion Island (20 SSB). — The Daily DX