DX News from the ARRL4 September, 2015 This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by HA0HW, K5SL, 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.
TANZANIA, 5H. Chas, NK8O is QRV as 5H3DX from Zinga until September 28 during his visit to a children's hospital here. Activity is in his spare time on 20 to 6 meters using mostly CW. QSL to home call.
SAMOA, 5W. Robin, ZL4IG will be QRV as 5W0RM from Upolu Island, IOTA OC-097, from September 5 to 13. Activity will be on 40 to 15 meters using some CW and SSB with QRP power. QSL to home call.
BHUTAN, A5. Ryo, JH7EQW is QRV as A52EQW and A52EQW/m from Dochula Resort until September 5. QSL via Bureau.
TAIWAN, BV. Members of the China Radio Association are QRV as BV60CRA until the end of 2015 to celebrate its 60th anniversary.
QSL via operators' instructions.
BAHAMAS, C6. Randy, K5SL will be QRV as C6ASL from Freeport from September 5 to 18. Activity will be holiday style on 40 to 17 meters using CW and SSB, with an emphasis on the newer bands.
QSL to home call.
FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY, DA. Members of the DARC club D22 are QRV as DK0RBY from Ruegen Island, IOTA EU-057, until September 8. Activity is on the HF bands using CW, SSB, PSK and JT65. This includes an entry in the IARU Region 1 Field Day. QSL via bureau.
FRENCH POLYNESIA, FO. Heinz, DF1YP will be QRV as FO/DF1YP from Moorea, IOTA OC-046, from September 5 to October 1. Activity will be holiday style on the HF bands using mainly SSB. QSL to home call. In addition, Giulio, IW3HVB is QRV as TX7EME from Moorea until September 10. Activity is mainly on 2-meters EME. QSL direct to home call.
ISLE OF MAN, GD. Members of The DX Interceptors are QRV as MT0IXD during September. Activity is on 20 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes. QSL via operators' instructions.
OGASAWARA, JD1. Tac, JA1NEJ will be QRV as JD1BOH from Chichijima, IOTA AS-031, from September 4 to 7. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and JT65. This includes an entry in the All Asian DX SSB Contest. QSL to home call.
ALAND ISLANDS, OH0. Jussi, OH5O and Matti, OH4SS will be QRV as OH0/homecalls from September 5 to 7. Activity will be with SSB on 20 to 10 meters during their daytime and 80 and 40 meters during their night hours. QSL direct via OH5O.
DENMARK, OZ. Rosel, DL3KWR will be QRV as OZ6SYL from Faxe, IOTA EU-029, from September 6 to 25. Activity will be on the HF bands using CW. This includes her being an entry in the upcoming Scandinavian Activity Contest. QSL via OZ7AGR.
ARUBA, P4. Operators Eddy, K5WQG and Bob, N5ET will be QRV as P40ER and P40ET, respectively, from Oranjestad, IOTA SA-036, from September 6 to 20. Activity will be on the HF bands. QSL both calls via N5ET.
BONAIRE, PJ4. Wilko, PA3BWK is QRV as PJ4/PA3BWK until September 18. Activity is holiday style on 80 to 10 meters using mostly CW with some RTTY and sporadic SSB. QSL to home call.
GREECE, SV. Laci, HA0KW will be QRV as SW8WW from Thassos Island, IOTA EU-174, from September 6 to 14. Activity will be on 40 to 6 meters using mainly CW, with some SSB and RTTY. QSL to home call.
COCOS ISLAND, TI9. Jorge, TI2HMJ is QRV as TI9/TI2HMJ until September 8 while on work assignment. Activity is in his spare time on 80 to 10 meters using SSB or PSK31. QSL to home call.
VANUATU, YJ. Nabuaki, JA0JHQ is QRV as YJ0NH until September 7.
Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using CW and SSB. This includes and entry in the All Asian DX Phone contest. QSL to home call.
INDONESIA, YB. Budi, YF1AR will be QRV YF1AR/0 from Untung Island, IOTA OC-177, on September 5 and 6. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using mainly SSB with some CW and digital modes. QSL via N2OO.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO
The ARRL EME Contest, IARU Region 1 SSB Field Day, All Asian DX Phone Contest, Russian World Wide RTTY Contest, G3ZQS Memorial Straight Key CW Contest, CWOps CW Open, Wake-Up! QRP CW Sprint, Colorado QSO Party, RSGB SSB Field Day, AGCW Straight Key 40-Meter CW Party, PODXS 070 Club Jay Hudak Memorial 80-Meter PSK31 Sprint, WAB 144 MHz QRO Phone, DARC 10-Meter Digital Contest and the Tennessee QSO Party will certainly keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend.
The MI QRP Labor Day CW Sprint is scheduled for September 7.
The ARS Spartan CW Sprint is scheduled for September 8. The Phone Fray, CWops Mini-CWT CW Test and RSGB 80-Meter Club SSB Sprint are scheduled for September 9.
Please see September QST, page 81 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest web sites for details
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