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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD028 (2012)

ARLD028 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 28  ARLD028
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  July 12, 2012
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD028 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
NC1L, PY2EV, 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.

CYPRUS, 5B.  Anton, RT9T is QRV as 5B/RT9T until July 18 while on
holiday.  This includes an entry in the IARU HF World Championship.
QSL to home call.
ALGERIA, 7X.  Special event stations 7T50I, 7U50I, 7V50I, 7W50I and
7Y50I are QRV until December 31 in celebration of the 50th
anniversary of the independence of Algeria.  QSL all calls via

WEST MALAYSIA, 9M2.  Alex, SQ9UM, will be QRV as 9M2/SQ9UM from July
13 to 15.  Activity will be on 40 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and
RTTY.  This includes an entry in the IARU HF World Championship.
QSL to home call.

PAKISTAN, AP.  A group of operators will be QRV as AP2ARS from the
Swat district from July 13 to 15.  Activity will be on 40 and 20
meters, including some satellite operation.  QSL direct.

TAIWAN, BV.  Alex, KU1CW is QRV as BW2/KU1CW.  This includes an
entry in the IARU HF World Championship.  QSL via LoTW only.

ETHIOPIA, ET.  Club station ET3AA has been active on 17 meters using
SSB daily between 0700 and 1500z.  QSL direct.

JERSEY, GJ.  Look for M0CFW to be QRV as MJ0CFW from July 13 to 15.
This includes being a Single Op/Mixed Mode/Low Power entry in the
IARU HF World Championship.  QSL to home call.

SOLOMON ISLANDS, H4.  Vadym, UT6UD is QRV as H44UD from New Georgia
Island, IOTA OC-149, until July 17.  Activity is holiday style using
mainly CW during his evenings and mornings.  QSL to home call.

ECUADOR, HC.  Members of the Quito Radio Club will be QRV as
HD081QRC from July 14 to 22 in celebration of the 81st anniversary
of the founding of the Quito Radio Club.  Activity will be on all
bands using CW and SSB.  QSL via HC1JQ.

JAPAN, JA.  Special event station 8J6OKAJO is QRV until December 31
to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Oka Province Castle Town in
the prefecture Oita on Kyushu, IOTA AS-077.  QSL via bureau.

PAPUA NEW GUINEA, P2.  Drew, K9QV is QRV as P29VAC from Port
Moresby.  Activity of late has been on 20 meters.  His length of
stay is unknown.  QSL to home call.

BRAZIL, PY.  Special event station PS1J will be QRV from July 15 to
20 during the 5th National Scout Jamboree being held in Rio de
Janeiro.  Activity will be on all contest bands with multiple
stations near the usual scouting frequencies.  QSL via PY1AA.

CANADA, VE.  Members of the Hamilton Amateur Radio Club and the 1812
Special Committee will be QRV as special event station XM31812 from
July 13 to 15 to commemorate the Bicentennial of the War of 1812.

VENEZUELA, YV.  Members of the DX Group Caracas are QRV as YW5B from
La Blanquilla Island, IOTA SA-037, until July 16.  Activity is on
160 to 2 meters using CW, SSB, FM and various digital modes.  QSL
via DM4TI.
OPERATIONS APPROVED FOR DXCC CREDIT.  The following operations are
approved for DXCC credit:  Rwanda, 9X0PY, operation for December 24,
2011 through January 7, 2012; Bangladesh, operations for 1994 and
1995, 1998 and 1999.  If you had any of these operations rejected in
a recent submission, please send an email to to
be put on a list for an update.
Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint, FISTS Summer CW Sprint and
and the CQC Great Colorado CW Gold Rush will certainly keep
contesters busy this upcoming weekend.  The Run for the Bacon QRP CW
Contest is scheduled for July 16.  Please see July QST, page 77 and
the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Websites for details.


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