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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD025 (2016)

ARLD025 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 25  ARLD025
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  June 16, 2016
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD025 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
NY3B, 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.

MAURITIUS, 3B8.  Robert, M0RCX is QRV as 3B8/M0RCX until July 14.
Activity is on the HF bands and 6 meters using SSB and various
digital modes.  QSL via EB7DX.

AZERBAIJAN, 4J.  Special event stations 4JF1BAKU, 4JF1EU and
4KF1BAKU are QRV until June 19 during the first Formula 1 Grand Prix
in Baku.  QSL 4JF1BAKU via 4J4K, 4JF1EU direct via 4J3DJ, and
4KF1BAKU via 4J6RO.

SAMOA, 5W.  Tom, KC0W is QRV as 5W0COW.  Activity is on 160 to 6
meters using only CW.  This includes activity in all major CW
contests.  His length of stay is unknown.  QSL to home call.

MALDIVES, 8Q.  Wolfgang, DK1HW will be QRV as 8Q7HW from
Mushimasgali Island, IOTA AS-013, from June 20 to 28.  Activity will
be holiday style on the HF bands using CW, SSB and PSK31.  QSL to
home call.

NEPAL, 9N.  Nobuaki, JA0JHQ is QRV as 9N7NH from Kathmandu until
June 20.  Activity is on 40 to 6 meters using mainly CW, SSB and
possibly RTTY.  This includes being an entry in the All Asian DX CW
contest.  QSL to home call.

FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY, DA.  Special event station DR777RI is
QRV until the end of 2016 to mark the 777th anniversary of the town
of Rinteln.  QSL via DL8OBQ.
SAINT BARTHELEMY, FJ.  Dave, W9DR and Tom, W9AEB are QRV as FJ/home
calls until June 29.  Activity is on 40 to 6 meters using CW and
SSB.  They will have a 6-meter beacon on 50115.7 kHz.  QSL to home

ST. LUCIA, J6.  Steve, NY3B will be QRV as J6/NY3B from Rodney Bay
from June 22 to July 4.  Activity will be holiday style on 40 to 15
meters, and 10 meters if conditions permit, using CW and SSB.  QSL
via operator's instructions.

AUSTRIA, OE.  Special event station OE2016EURO is QRV until July 10
during the European Football Championship.  QSL via bureau.

GREECE, SV.  Dave, GM0LVI is QRV as SV8/GM0LVI/p from Zakynthos
Island, IOTA EU-052, until July 6.  Activity is on the HF bands
running 10 watts.  QSL to home call.

PALAU, T8.  Katsu, JE6DND will be QRV as T88HK from Koror Island,
IOTA OC-009, from June 18 to 21.  Activity will be on 160 to 6
meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes.  QSL direct to home

ICELAND, TF.  Alan, W4MQC is QRV as TF/W4MQC from the Troll
Peninsula until the end of July.  Activity is holiday style mostly
on 30 meters, but also on 40 and 20 meters as well.  QSL to home
CORSICA, TK.  Chris, F5OHM will be QRV as TK/F5OHM from Vico from
June 19 to 24.  Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters using CW and
SSB.  QSL to home call.

MICRONESIA, V6.  Sho, JA7MHZ and Masahiko, JA7EPO are QRV as V63DX
and V63IX, respectively, from Pohnpei Island, IOTA OC-010, until
June 25.  Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using PSK and JT65.  QSL to
home calls.

MACAO, XX9.  Gerben, PG5M will be QRV as XX9TGM from the Grand
Coloane Resort, IOTA AS-075, from June 20 to 27.  Activity will be
on the HF bands using only CW.  QSL to home call.

INDONESIA, YB.  A large group of operators are QRV as YB8O from
various Banggai Islands, IOTA OC-208, until June 20.  Activity is on
40 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL via YB8RW.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The Stew Perry Topband CW Challenge,
NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, SMIRK 6-Meter Contest, All Asian
DX CW Contest, Ukrainian DX Classic RTTY Contest, ARR BPSK63
Contest, AGCW VHF/UHF CW Contest, IARU Region 1 50 MHz Contest, West
Virginia QSO Party, Kid's Day SSB Contest, Feld Hell Sprint and WAB
50 MHz Phone will certainly keep contesters busy this upcoming

The Run for the Bacon QRP CW Contest is scheduled for June 20.  The
CWops Mini-CWT CW Test, Phone Fray and SKCC CW Sprint are scheduled
for June 22.

The ARRL National Parks on the Air event runs during all of 2016 to
mark the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service.

Please see June QST, page 86, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web
sites for details.


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