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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD024 (2017)

ARLD024 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 24  ARLD024
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  June 15, 2017
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD024 DX news

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

BELIZE, V3.  Look for David, KG5CCI to be active as V31CI from
Ambergris Caye (NA-073), from June 21 to 27, including Field Day.
Listen for him on Satellites, 6 Meters (digital and SSB) and
possibly on the HF bands.  QSL direct to KG5CCI.

ISLE OF MAN, GD.  John, G4SKA will be QRV as GD4SKA on the HF bands
using RTTY and JT65 from June 29 to July 9.  QSL via M0OXO (OQRS) or
direct to his postal address.

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA, V2.  Tim, VE6SH will be QRV from July 23 to
August 7 as V29SH.  Listen for his vacation style operation mostly
on 30 and 17 meters.  QSL via VE6SH and LoTW.

SINT MAARTEN, PJ7.  K9UK, KK9N, W9AEB, W9KXQ and W9DR will be QRV as
PJ7/home calls, until June 28.  Listen for them on 80 through 10
meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  They will also be on 6 meters as
PJ7/W9DR.  QSL via home calls.

ALBANIA, ZA.  Roumen, LZ4IR is QRV as ZA1IR.  Look for him on 40 and
20 meters using PSK-31, JT65, RTTY, SSB and CW.  QSL direct only.

GREECE, SV.  Dave, SV8/GM0LVI/p will be operating holiday style from
June 16 to July 6 and August 31 to September 19.  He will be QRP.
QSL direct or bureau to GM0LVI.

PALAU, T8.  Ops T88FM (JM1LIG), T88HY (JL1HYH), T88MK (JO3LVG),
T88NC (JI6NCY), T88RR (JA6UBY) and T88VV (JH6DUL) will be active
from June 16 to 23.  Look for them on HF and 6 meters using CW, SSB
and RTTY.  QSL direct only, to the individual home call of the ones
you work.

POLAND, SN.  SN0RX will be an entry in the IOTA Contest July 29 and
30, with DJ0IF operating from EU-132, Wollin Island.  QSL via

AZERBAIJAN, 4J.  Alex, 4J3DJ is active as 4JF1EU until June 25.
This is a special call sign being used to celebrate the running of
Formula 1 Grand Prix in Baku, June 23 to 25.  QSL direct only to

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, E5.  Shirley, VK5YL will be active as E51XYL
from Rarotonga (OC-013) from June 10 to 17.  Activity will be on 20
meter SSB.  QSL via VK5YL.

LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0.  Operators Janusz, SP9FIH, Bogdan, SP2FUD and
Zenon, SP2GCJ will be active as HB0/home calls until June 24.
Activity will be on 40 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and digital modes.
QSLs will be available via ClubLog.

EASTERN KIRIBATI, T32.  Ken, KH6QJ will be QRV as T32AZ from June 28
to July 4.  Activity will be on 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters using
SSB.  He will also be in the RAC Canada Day Contest on July 1.  QSL
via his home call sign, direct or by the bureau.

CORSICA, TK.  Operators Alex, IZ5CMI and Alex, IW5ELA will be active
as TK/IZ5CMI from June 18 to 24.  Activity will be holiday style on
40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL via IZ5CMI, direct or by the

THAILAND, E2.  E2HQ will be on 6 meters until July 17, including the
CQWW VHF Contest.  The national association, RAST, got special
permission to operate on the 6 meter band.

CRETE, SV9.  Mike, SV9/YO9GVW will operate from his hotel until June
23.  This is IOTA EU-015.  QSL to home call.

FRANZ JOSEF LAND, RI1.  Eugene, UA4RX will be active as RI1FJ from
Heiss Island (EU-019) starting sometime in July until August 2017.
Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and digital
modes.  QSL via UA2FM, direct, ClubLog's OQRS or LoTW.

Contest, Ukrainian DX Classic RTTY Contest, ARR BPSK63 Contest, AGCW
VHF/UHF Contest, IARU Region 1 50 MHz Contest, Stew Perry Topband
Challenge, West Virginia QSO Party, Feld Hell Sprint, WAB 50 MHz
Phone, Kid's Day Contest are all on tap for this weekend.  The Run
for the Bacon QRP Contest is June 19.  Please see June 2017 QST,
page 87 and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest web sites for details.


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