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DX Bulletin 45 ARLD045
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT November 9, 2017
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD045
ARLD045 DX news
This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by
the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, DXNL, Contest Corral from QST and
the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites. Thanks to all.
LIBYA, 5A. Abubaker, 5A1AL has been active using FT8 on 30 meters.
QSL to home call.
UGANDA, 5X. Jonathan, KK7PW is QRV as 5X1O until November 20.
Activity is in his spare time on 40, 20, 17, 15 and 10 meters using
CW, SSB, WSPR and possibly JT65 and FT8. QSL via EA5GL.
SIERRA LEONE, 9L. Mark, KW4XJ is QRV as 9L/KW4XJ from Freetown. He
is waiting for his permanent 9L call sign. His length of stay is
unknown. Activity is on the HF bands using mainly CW and various
digital modes. QSL to home call.
BURUNDI, 9U. Members of the Mediterraneo DX Club are QRV as 9U4M
until November 17. Activity is with five stations on the HF bands
using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via IK2VUC.
NAURU, C2. Kuni, JA8VE, Mat, JA1JQY and Kaoru, JA3MCA are QRV as
C21VE, C21JY and C21MA, respectively, until November 14. Activity
is on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL to home calls.
QATAR, A7. Justin, NE5JK is living and working in Doha and QRV as
A71/NE5JK until he receives his A75 call. He’s currently running
QRP power on the HF bands. QSL via operator’s instructions.
PHILIPPINES, DU. Mike, DF8AN is QRV as DU7/DF8AN from Negros
Island, IOTA OC-129, until November 16. Activity is on the HF bands
using CW, RTTY, PSK and FT8. QSL to home call.
CANARY ISLANDS, EA8. Giovanni, IZ2DPX will be QRV as EA8/IZ2DPX
from Lanzarote, IOTA AF-004, from November 13 to 20. Activity is on
the HF bands using only SSB. QSL via IK2DUW.
SAN ANDRES AND PROVIDENCIA, HK0. Members of the Yaguarete DXers
Group will be QRV as 5K0T from San Andres Island, IOTA NA-033, from
November 12 to 25. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW,
SSB and various digital modes. QSL via LU1FM.
HONDURAS, HR. Dennis, W1UE, Paul, K1XM and Charlotte, KQ1F will be
QRV as HR9/home calls from Roatan Island, IOTA NA-057, beginning
November 12. They will be active as HQ9X in the upcoming CQ World
Wide DX CW contest. QSL via KQ1F.
GUINEA-BISSAU, J5. A group of operators will be QRV as J5T from
Bubaque Island, IOTA AF-020, from November 13 to 26. Activity will
be on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY with three stations
active. QSL via I2YSB.
SVALBARD, JW. Rene, DL2JRM is QRV as JW/DL2JRM from Spitsbergen
Island, IOTA EU-026, until November 13. Activity is on the HF
bands. QSL to home call.
US VIRGIN ISLANDS, KP2. Scott, NE9U will be QRV as NE9U/KP2 from
November 11 to December 5. Activity will be on the HF bands. He
will be active as NP2X in the upcoming CQ World Wide DX CW and ARRL
160-Meter contests. QSL via NE9U and NP2X via K5WW.
BONAIRE, PJ4. Operators Olli, DH8BQA, Paul, DL5CW and Tom, DL5LYM
are QRV as PJ4/home calls until November 29. They will be active as
PJ4Y in the upcoming CQ World Wide DX CW contest. QSL to home
calls, and PJ4Y for this contest via DL5CW.
ST. KITTS AND NEVIS, V4. Gary, G0FWX is QRV as V47FWX from Calypso
Bay, IOTA NA-104, until November 15. Activity is holiday style on
the HF bands. QSL via M0URX.
MICRONESIA, V6. Shu, JA1FMN will be QRV as V63PSK from Moen Island,
IOTA OC-011, from November 14 to 18. Activity will be on 20 to 10
meters using PSK, JT9, JT65 and FT8. QSL direct to home call.
MELLISH REEF, VK9M. A group of operators are QRV as VK9MA until
November 16. Activity is with five stations on 160 to 10 meters
using CW, SSB, RTTY, JT65 and FT8. QSL via N7QT.
SOUTH AFRICA, ZS. Members of the Bo-Karoo Amateur Radio Club are
QRV during November with special event call sign ZS40VDK to celebrate
the 40th anniversary of the commissioning of the Van-derkloof Dam.
QSL via the operators’ instructions.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Worked All Europe DX RTTY Contest,
10-10 International Fall Digital Contest, Japan International DX
Phone Contest, NCCC RTTY Sprint, QRP 80-Meter CW Fox Hunt, NCCC CW
Sprint, SKCC Weekend CW Sprintathon, OK/OM DX CW Contest, Kentucky
QSO Party, CQ-WE Contest, North American SSB Sprint Contest and the
4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint will certainly keep
contesters busy this upcoming weekend.
The RSGB 80-Meter Autumn Data Series is scheduled for November 13.
The CWops Mini-CWT Test, Phone Fray and QRP 40-Meter CW Fox Hunt are
scheduled for November 15.
Please see November QST, page 93, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
Web Sites for details.