This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
N7UN, NC1L, QRX DX, the Weekly 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.
CYPRUS, 5B. Tony, RT9T will be QRV as H27A in the CQ World Wide WPX
SSB contest as a Single Op entry. QSL to home call.
BARBADOS, 8P. Tom, W2SC will be active as 8P5A during the CQ World
Wide WPX SSB contest as a Single Op/All Band/High Power entry. QSL
via NN1N direct, bureau, and LoTW.
QATAR, A7. Members of the Qatar Amateur Radio Association and other
operators will be QRV as A73A from the QARS HQ station in Doha in
the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest. QSL via A71A.
CHINA, BY. A group of operators will be QRV as BH1CXR in the CQ
World Wide WPX SSB contest as a Multi Single/Multi 2 entry. QSL via
URUGUAY, CV. Members of the Radiogrupo Sur radio group will be QRV
as CV3D in the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest as a Multi/Single
entry. QSL direct to CX2ABC.
CEUTA AND MELILLA, EA9. A group of operators will be QRV as ED9K in
the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest as a Multi/2 entry. QSL via
IRELAND, EI. Oliver, ON4EI will be QRV as EI8GQB and EI1A in the CQ
World Wide WPX SSB contest. QSL via SWL PA3249.
ETHIOPIA, ET. Ken, K4ZW is QRV as ET3AA for the next few weekends.
He is active on the HF bands using CW and some RTTY. He will be
active in the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest. QSL via N2OO.
ECUADOR, HC. Rick, KK4GV is QRV as HC1GVT until early April.
Activity is on the HF bands. He will be active as HC1GVT/HC3 from
Vilcabamba in the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest. QSL to home call.
SAN ANDRES AND PROVIDENCIA, HK0. A group of operators will be QRV
as 5J0X from San Andres Island, IOTA NA-033, from April 2 to 14.
Activity will be holiday style on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and
PSK. QSL direct to N7QT.
GUINEA BISSAU, J5. Verona Team members are QRV as J52HF from
Cummura until April 5 while working on the mission here. Activity
is on 20, 15, 10 and 6 meters using SSB, RTTY and JT65HF in their
spare time. QSL via I3LDP.
JAPAN, JA. A group of operators will be QRV as 8J1MTD from Honshu
Island, IOTA AS-007, in the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest as a
Multi/Multi entry. The callsign celebrates the 70th anniversary of
Matsudo City. QSL via operators' instructions.
ARUBA, P4. Andy, AE6Y will be active as P49Y in the CQ World Wide
WPX SSB contest as a Single Op/All Band entry. QSL to home call.
CRETE, SV9. Members of the Cretan SV9 DX Team will be QRV as SX9C
in the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest. QSL via operators'
EAST KIRIBATI, T32. Tov, T32TV is now QRV from Washington Island,
IOTA OC-084. He is active on 40 to 6 meters. QSL via KH6CG.
TURKEY, TA. Yasar, TA3D is QRV as TC3D from Izmir in the CQ World
Wide WPX SSB contest as a Single Op/Low Power entry. QSL to home
CAMEROON, TJ. Thomas, DL8SEQ is QRV as TJ3TS from Yaounde until the
Summer of 2015 while working for the German Foreign Service. He is
active on 80 to 10 meters using SSB and various digital modes. He
will attempt to be active on the various Oscar satellites and 6
meters as well. QSL via SWL PA3249.
LAOS, XW. Champ, E21EIC is QRV as XW0YJY until April 1. This
includes an emphasis on the CQ World Wide WPX SSB contest. Before
and after the contest he is active on 6 meters. QSL to home call.
OPERATION APPROVED FOR DXCC CREDIT. The following operation is
approved for DXCC credit: Republic of The Congo, TN2MS, operations
from October 12 through October 24, 2013. If you had a card for
this operation between these dates that was rejected, send an email
to DXCC at bmoore at arrl.org to have your record updated.
SPECIAL EVENT STATIONS. W1AW Centennial Stations W1AW/1 in Vermont
and W1AW/0 in Iowa are QRV until 2359z on 1 April. In addition,
W1AW Centennial Stations W1AW/3 in Pennsylvania and W1AW/7 in Oregon
will be QRV starting at 0000z on April 2. They will be active until
2359z on April 8.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The CQ World Wide WPX SSB Contest, QRP
CW Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint and the PN Quick CW
Contest will certainly keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend.
The QRP CW Fox Hunt and CWops Mini-CWT CW Test are scheduled for
April 2. Please see March QST, page 84 and the ARRL and WA7BNM
contest web sites for details.