DX News from the ARRL
12 June, 2015This 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.
TIMOR-LESTE, 4W. James, 9V1YC and Wilbert, PE7T are QRV as 4W/N1YC and 4W/PE7T, respectively, until June 16. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL 4W/N1YC via W5UE and 4W/PE7T via PE7T.
MALDIVES, 8Q. Nobby, G0VJG is QRV as 8Q7CQ from Meedhupparoo Island, IOTA AS-013, until June 18. Activity is on the HF bands using SSB and some PSK31. He will put in a serious effort on 6 meters. QSL via G4DFI.
CHILE, CE. Special event station XR44COPA is QRV until July 4 during the Copa America 2015. QSL direct via CE3TKV.
CAPE VERDE, D4. Operators Massimo, IZ4DPV, Luca, IK2NCJ and Andrea, HB9DUR will be QRV as D4C from Sao Vicente Island, IOTA AF-086, from June 15 to 22. QSL via IZ4DPV.
PALESTINE, E4. Walaa, E41WT has been QRV almost daily on 20 meters using SSB around 2200, 0130 and 1230z. QSL via operator's instructions.
REPUBLIC OF KOREA, HL. A group of operators will be QRV as 6M6M from the Gyeonggi Province from June 19 to July 31. Activity will be on 6 meters using CW, SSB, FM and digital modes. QSL via HL2UVH.
U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS, KP2. John, WA4PSO and Sean, N5PV will be QRV as KP2/homecalls from St. Croix from June 16 to 23. Activity will be holiday style on the HF bands using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31. QSL via N5PV.
GREENLAND, OX. Bo, OZ1DJJ will be QRV as OX3LX from Simiutaq Island, IOTA NA-220, from June 13 to 22. Activity will be during his free time in the mornings and evenings. QSL via OZ1PIF.
BONAIRE, PJ4. Oort, PE2KV is currently QRV as PJ4KY. He is active on the HF bands. His length of stay is unknown. QSL via M0URX.
BRAZIL, PY. Special event station ZW110ROAR is QRV during the Rotary International Convention 2015 in Sao Paulo until June 30. QSL via PY2AA.
SAINT PETER AND SAINT PAUL ROCKS, PY0S. Look for PY0S/PU0FDN to be QRV from June 16 to 21. QSL via operators' instructions.
POLAND, SP. Members of club SP3PGR are QRV with special event callsign SN0ENIGMA until June 19 to honor the Polish cryptologists who were involved in the decryption of ENIGMA. QSL via SP3PGR.
EUROPEAN RUSSIA, UA. Special event station UE44Y is QRV from various locations in the Mountain Shoria, Tashtagol district, Kemerovo region until September 14. QSL via operators' instructions.
ST. KITTS AND NEVIS, V4. John, W5JON will be QRV as V47JA from Calypso Bay, IOTA NA-104, from June 13 to July 22. Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters, including 60 meters, using SSB. QSL direct to home call.
MONTSERRAT, VP2M. Barry, N0KV, Ken, W0ETT, Gregg, W0ZA and Jim, WD0E are QRV as VP2MKV until June 18. Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. They are QRV as VP2MTT on 6 meters, with a beacon active on 50102 kHz. QSL via N0KV.
INDONESIA, YB. Imam, YB4IR will be QRV as YB4IR/9 from Biak Island, IOTA OC-147, from June 14 to 17, and then QRV from Ram Island, IOTA OC-239, from June 18 to 22. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL direct to home call.
ALBANIA, ZA. Stephan, DL3GCS is QRV as ZA/DL3GCS until June 13. Activity is on the HF bands and 6 meters. QSL to home call.
OPERATIONS APPROVED FOR DXCC CREDIT
The following operations have been approved for DXCC Credit:
Nepal, 9N7JX, operation from December2, 2014 to December 11, 2014; Democratic Republic of Congo, 9Q0HQ,operation from March 10, 2015 to March 25, 2015;
Tristan da Cunha and Gough Islands, ZD9ZS, operation from September 2014 to October 2014.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO
The ARRL June VHF Contest, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint CW Ladder, HA3NS Sprint Memorial CW Contest, DRCG World Wide RTTY Contest, Asia-Pacific SSB Sprint, Portugal Day Contest, SKCC Weekend CW Sprintathon, GACW WWSA CW DX Contest, QRP ARCI QRP Shootout and the REF DDFM 6-Meter Contest are all on tap for this weekend. The CWops Mini-CWT CW Test is scheduled for June 17.
Please see June QST, page 86 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest web sites for details
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