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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD013 (2019)

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QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 13  ARLD013
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  March 28, 2019
To all radio amateurs   

SB DX ARL ARLD013
ARLD013 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
IS0ZOD, 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.

GEORGIA, 4L.  Luc, F5RAV is QRV as 4L/F5RAV until April 2.  Activity
is on the HF bands.  This includes being an entry in the CQ World
Wide WPX SSB contest.  QSL direct to home call.

ALGERIA, 7X.  A large group of operators will be QRV as 7W7W during
the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest.  QSL via operators' instructions.

MALDIVES, 8Q.  Darek, SP3DX will be QRV as 8Q7DM from Lankanfinolhu
Island, IOTA AS-013, from April 1 to 7.  Activity will be on 20 to
10 meters using SSB and FT8.  QSL to home call.

OMAN, A4.  A group of operators will be QRV as A42K in the CQ World
Wide WPX SSB contest.  QSL via LoTW.

TAIWAN, BV.  Koji, JL3RDC plans to be active as BW/JL3RDC from New
Taipei City in the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest as a Single
Op/Single Band entry.  QSL to home call.

CHINA, BY.  Look for B1Z to be QRV in the CQ World Wide WPX SSB
contest.  QSL via EA7FTR.

THE GAMBIA, C5.  A group of operators will be QRV as C5DL from April
1 to 15.  Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and
various digital modes, with three stations active.  QSL via DL7DF.

JUAN FERNANDES ISLAND, CE0.  A group of operators are QRV as XR0ZRC
from Robinson Crusoe Island, IOTA SA-005, until April 3.  Activity
is on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and FT8.  QSL direct to R7AL.

CAPE VERDE, D4.  A group of operators will be QRV as D4C during the
CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest.  QSL via operators' instructions.

GUERNSEY, GU.  Oleg, RL5D will be QRV as MU2K as a Single Op/All
Band/Low Power entry in the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest.  QSL via
GU8ITE.

SARDINIA, IS0.  A group of operators will be QRV as IS0SWW in the CQ
World Wide WPX SSB contest as a Multi/2 entry.  QLS via IQ0NU.

GUIEA-BISSAU, J5.  Livio, IZ3BUR is QRV as J52EC from Cumura until
April 15.  QSL direct to home call.

GUAM ISLAND, KH2.  Aki, JR3QJB and other operators are QRV as KH2KY
until April 1.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters, and possibly 160
meters, using SSB.  This includes being an entry in the CQ World
Wide WPX SSB contest.  QSL via JA1MFR.

LITHUANIA, LY.  Special event station LY800SMG is QRV until May 27
to celebrate the first datable reference to the region Samogitia
from 800 years ago.  QSL via LY2NZ.

BRUNEI, V8.  Hajime, JO1RUR will be QRV as V85RH in the CQ World
Wide WPX SSB contest.  QSL via LoTW.

NORFOLK ISLAND, VK9N.  Operators VK3QB, VK3HJ, VK2PN and VK3BDX will
be QRV as VI9NI from April 1 to 14.  Activity will be on 160 to 17
meters using CW, SSB and FT8.  The operation also commemorates the
signing of the Norfolk Island Act 40 years ago.  QSL via VK4FW.

BERMUDA, VP9.  Operators KG8CO, W8KA, KB8TXZ, N8LJ and AC8W are QRV
as homecalls/VP9 until April 2.  Activity is on the HF bands using
CW, SSB and FT8.  They will also be QRV as VP9I in the CQ World Wide
WPX SSB contest as a Multi/2 entry.  QSL all calls via LoTW.

INDONESIA, YB.  Members of the ORARI Lokal Lombok Timur Club Station
will be QRV as YB9ZGD from Lombok Island, IOTA OC-150, during the CQ
World Wide WPX SSB contest.  QSL direct.  In addition, Yohanes,
YB2DX plans to be QRV in the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest from
Java, IOTA OC-021.  QSL direct to home call.

VANUATU, YJ.  Chris, VK2YUS is QRV as YJ0CA from Port Vila until
April 2.  Activity is mainly on 40, 20 and 15 meters, with some
limited activity on 10 meters, depending on conditions.  This
includes being an entry in the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest.  QSL
to home call.

KOSOVO, Z6.  Members of the Kosovo and Turkish Youth Contest Team
will be QRV as Z66Y in the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest.  QSL via
Z62FB.

CHATHAM ISLANDS, ZL7.  Bill, ZL2AYZ and Ian, ZL2BGL are QRV as ZL7C
until April 2.  Activity is holiday style on 80 to 15 meters, and
possibly 17, 12 and 10 meters, depending on operating conditions,
using SSB, RTTY, PSK31, FT8 and some CW.  This includes being an
entry in the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest.  QSL via ZL2AYZ.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The CQ World Wide WPX SSB Contest, QRP
80-Meter CW Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint, Feld Hell
Sprint and IQRP Quarterly Marathon will certainly keep contesters
busy this upcoming weekend.

RSGB 80-Meter Club CW Championship is scheduled for April 1.
 
The ARS Spartan CW Sprint is scheduled for April 2.  The CWops
Mini-CWT CW Test, UKEICC 80-Meter SSB Contest, QRP 40-Meter CW Fox
Hunt and Phone Fray are scheduled for April 3.
      
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 March 2019 QST, page 88, April 2019 QST, page 87, and the
ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web Sites for details.
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