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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD029 (2016)

ARLD029 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 29  ARLD029
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  July 14, 2016
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD029 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.

HAITI, HH.  Pierre, HB9AMO is QRV as HH2/HB9AMO.  He plans to be
active holiday style on 40 to 10 meters using CW only until July 26.
QSL via M0URX using OQRS.

MALTA, 9H.  9H3JH is the temporary call for Susanne, DL8UTL, Fabian,
DO1FAB, and Jorg, DL8DTL who will be on family holiday in Malta
until August 1.

SVALBARD, JW.  Paul, G4PVM will be active as JW/G4PVM from the JW5E
club station in Longyearbyen (JQ78tf) on Spitsbergen Island (EU-026)
on July 23 and 24.  Activity will be holiday style on various HF
bands.  Look for the log to be uploaded to both ClubLog and LoTW.

DODECANESE, SV5.  Igor, OH2FUW will be active as SV5/OH2FUW from
Gennadi (WW. Loc. KM35XA), Rhodes Island (EU-001), between July 19
and August 1.  His main activity will be the RSGB IOTA Contest (July
30-31) as a Single-Op/QRP/CW/24Hr entry.  QSL via OH5AB, direct or
by the Bureau.

GREECE, SV.  Berkin, TA3J will be QRV from Molyvos (Lesvos-Greece)
from July 21 to 24, operating as SV8/TA3J (EU-049) on 160 to 6
meters using SSB and FM.  QSL via TA3J.

FRANCE, F.  TM16PO commemorates the Battle of the Somme 100 years
ago.  They are QRV from July 15 to 17, and 22 to 24.  QSL via F5DRD
(B).  TM160NT celebrates the 160th birthday of Nikola Tesla on all
weekends until August 21.  QSL via F6KRK, eQSL.  Special event
station TM7BR operates in the context of this year's International
Maritime Festival in Brest. They are QRV until July 23.  QSL via

THAILAND, HS.  Members of the HSDXA will be active in the CQ WW VHF
Contest as E2X.  They were granted a license for 6 meters and plan
to work that band focusing on Europe.  QSL via E20GMY.

JAPAN, JA.  The special event station 8J7START will be active
between July 16 and August 31, drawing attention to disaster
management and the reconstruction after the earthquake.  Operators
are members of the Sendai Tuning DX Club (JH7YES).  QSL via bureau.
The Mitsubishi Electric Amateur Radio Club celebrates its 50th
anniversary on the air with the call 8J3ME between July 16 and
December 24.  QSL via bureau.

MONGOLIA, JT.  Alexander, UA9YPS, Dmitry, RA9YTX, and Andrey, RA9YGC
will be active with the calls JT0YPS, JT0YTX, and JT0YGC
respectively, from Lake Tolbo Nuur from July 19 to 24.  They are QRV
on 80 to 6 meters and 2 meter EME.  QSL via home calls and JT0YPS
also via ClubLog OQRS.

UINTED STATES OF AMERICA, K.  Members of the Boeing Employee Amateur
Radio Society will be celebrating their company's 100th anniversary
with the call N7B, until July 18 on 20 meters using SSB.  QSL via

NETHERLANDS, PA.  PD17MH commemorates the victims of Malaysian
Airlines' flight MH17 from July 16 to 18.  QSL via PD0MV.

RUSSIA, UA.  R100MA celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Russian
Navy from July 17 to August 2.  QSL via RZ5D.

ST. KITTS and NEVIS, V4.  Frank, K3TRM is active until July 16 as
V4/K3TRM from Nevis Island (NA-104) on 40 to 10 meters.  QSL via
home call to OQRS or LoTW.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The Russian Radio Team Championship,
Trans-Tasman Lowbands Challenge, DMC RTTY Contest, Feld Hell Sprint,
North American QSO Party RTTY, CQ Worldwide VHF Contest and the RSGB
Low Power Contest will keep contesters busy this weekend.  The Run
for the Bacon QRP Contest is on July 18.

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 July QST, page 84, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web
sites for details.


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