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FIJI, 3D2. Wes, ZL3TE plans to be QRV as 3D2SE from Viti Levu, IOTA
OC-016. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW and RTTY.
This includes being an entry in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL to home
CROATIA, 9A. Operators Brani, OM1BD, Branislav, OM2FY and Radovan,
OM2ZZ will be QRV as 9A/OM2ZZ from Pag Island, IOTA EU-170, as a Low
Power entry in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via OM2FY.
RWANDA, 9X. Alan, KE4TA will be QRV as 9X0TA from Kimihurura,
Kigali beginning August 5 for the next three years. Activity will
be holiday style on the HF bands. He is currently active on 20 and
17 meters using SSB and digital modes as well as some CW. QSL via
CHINA, BY. Operators Dale, BA4TB, Yu, BG4TMC, Tao, BG4TRN and Zhou,
BG4TVT will be QRV as BG4TMC from Chongming Island, IOTA AS-136, in
the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via BG4TMC. In addition, members of the
Fuzhou Amateur Radio Club will be QRV as BG5UDN from Pingtan Island,
IOTA AS-138, in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via M0OXO.
MOROCCO, CN. Rachid, CN8RAH will be QRV with special event call sign
5E4RAH from July 29 to 31 to commemorate the Feast of the Throne.
QSL via EA7FTR.
ESTONIA, ES. Members of the Radio Club V will be QRV as ES0V from
Saaremaa Island, IOTA EU-034, as a Multi/Single entry in the RSGB
IOTA contest. QSL via ES3VI.
MARQUESAS ISLANDS, FO. Operators Didier, F6BCW, Dominique, F6DTZ,
Le, F1TCV and David, K3EL will be QRV as TX5EG from Hiva Oa Island,
IOTA OC-027, from July 29 to August 6. Activity will be on 80 to 12
meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK. QSL via F6BCW.
WALES, GW. Members of the Barry ARS will be QRV with special event
station GB4RME from July 30 to August 5 from the Royal Mint at
Llantrisant. Activity will be on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB,
RTTY, JT65, and on various satellites. QSL via GW0ANA.
GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, HC8. Geoff, G8OFQ will be QRV as HC8/G8OFQ from
Isabela Island, IOTA SA-004, from August 1 to October 30. Activity
will be on 160 to 6 meters. QSL to home call.
THAILAND, HS. Operators E21IZC, E27EK and HS7UCQ are QRV as E29AU
from Chang Island, IOTA AS-125, until August 1. Activity is on the
HF bands using CW. They will be active as E2T in the RSGB IOTA
contest. QSL direct to E21IZC.
ITALY, I. A group of operators are QRV as IL7P from Pedagne Island,
IOTA EU-091, until July 30. Activity is on the HF bands using all
modes. This includes being an entry in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL
OGASAWARA, JD1. Koji, JI1LET will be QRV as JD1BOI from Komagari,
Chichijima Island, IOTA AS-031, from August 3 to 12. Activity will
be on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL to home call.
AUSTRIA, OE. Special event station OE17BEACH is QRV until August 6
during the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championship 2017. QSL via
ALAND ISLANDS, OH0. Operators Doug, CO8DM and Pekka, OH2TA will be
QRV as OH0X from Brando Island, IOTA EU-002, as a Multi/2 entry in
the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via OH2TA.
SLOVAK REPUBLIC, OM. Members of the Secondary School of Electrical
Engineering in Kosice are QRV with special event station OM50SPSEKE
until the end of 2017 to celebrate the school's 50th anniversary.
QSL via bureau.
SEYCHELLES, S7. Nobuaki, JA0JHQ is QRV as S79NH from Praslin
Island, IOTA AF-024, until July 31. Activity is on 160 to 10 meters
using CW and RTTY, and possibly SSB. This includes being an entry
in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL to home call.
DODECANESE, SV5. Efstathios, SV5DKL will be QRV active as SX5R from
Rhodes Island, IOTA EU-001. He will be a Single Op/Assisted/CW
Mode/24 Hrs/High Power entry in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL direct
to home call.
ASIATIC RUSSIA, UA0. Vladimir, UA0LCZ is QRV as R66IOTA from Popov
Island, IOTA AS-066, until July 31. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters
using CW. He will be active in the RSGB IOTA contest using CW and
SSB. QSL to home call.
CANADA, VE. Operators Martin, VA2AMH, Marc, VE2MBT, Jean-Pierre,
VE2SSS, Pascal, VE2WHZ and Remi, VE2YAG will be QRV as VY0/VA2NDX
from Nunavut, IOTA NA-173, in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via F4BHW.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The RSGB IOTA Contest, QRP 20-Meter CW
Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, Feld Hell Sprint and ARS
CW Flight of the Bumblebees are on tap for this weekend.
The CWops Mini-CWT Test and Phone Fray are scheduled for August 2.
Please see July 2017 QST, page 82, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
web sites for details.
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QST de W1AW
DX Bulletin 30 ARLD030
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT July 27, 2017
To all radio amateurs