DX News from the ARRL3 July, 2015
This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by IK6BAK, JA1TRC, 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.
MAURITIUS, 3B8. Paul, HB9ARY will be QRV as 3B8HC from July 9 to 25. Activity will be holiday style on 80 to 6 meters using mainly CW. QSL via NI5DX.
KENYA, 5Z. Giuseppe, IK2YDJ is QRV as 5Z4/IK2YDJ from Rongo until July 20. Activity is on 40 to 6 meters. QSL to home call.
CUBA, CO. Members of Grupo DX de Cuba are QRV as CO2FRC until July 5 during the celebration of the 8th Congress of Federacion de Radioaficionados de Cuba at the city of Santa Clara. Activity is on all bands and modes. QSL via operators' instructions.
SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, E5. Tony, ZL2AGY plans to be QRV as E51AGY from Rarotonga Island, IOTA OC-013, from July 6 to August 3. Activity will be holiday style on the HF bands using CW. QSL to home call.
GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, HC8. Jeff, G8OFQ is QRV as HC8/G8OFQ from the Galapagos National Park on Isabela Island, IOTA SA-004, until September 30 while working as a volunteer. Activity will be in his spare time on 160 to 6 meters. QSL via HA3JB.
HAITI, HH. Terry, K7TD is QRV as HH2TD until July 13 from various locations. Activity is mainly on 30, 17 and 12 meters using CW.
QSL direct to home call.
REPUBLIC OF KOREA, HL. Operators Han, DS2GOO, Lee, 6K2CEW and Ka, 6K2JFW are QRV as home calls/4 from Taehuksan Island, IOTA AS-093, until July 5. Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and some PSK31/JT65. QSL to home calls.
SVALBARD, JW. Erik is QRV as JW2US from Hopen Island, IOTA EU-063, and can be found daily on the bottom end of 20 meters using CW between 1100 and 1800z. QSL via LA2US.
MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0. Zorro, JH1AJT will be QRV as KH0/KH8Z from Saipan from July 6 to 10 while on a business trip. Activity will be holiday style on 20, 15 and 10 meters using mainly SSB. QSL to home call.
DENMARK, OZ. Dieter, DF2SD will be QRV as OZ/DF2SD from Fano Island, IOTA EU-125, from July 4 to 18. Activity will be on 40 to 6 meters using SSB and RTTY. QSL to home call.
SEYCHELLES, S7. Stan, EI6DX will be QRV as S79OWZ from Mahe Island, IOTA AS-024, from July 7 to 18. Activity will be holiday style on the HF bands. QSL via RX3RC.
CRETE, SV9. Goran, S55OO will be QRV as SV9/S55OO from Rethymnon, IOTA EU-015, from July 8 to 19. Activity will be holiday style on 40 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes. QSL to home call.
EUROPEAN RUSSIA, UA. Special event station UE40SA is QRV until July 20 to commemorate the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project 40 years ago. QSL via GM0WRR.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO
The QRP CW Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint, FISTS Summer Slow Speed CW Sprint, Venezuelan Independence Day Contest, DL-DX RTTY Contest, Marconi Memorial HF CW Contest, Original QRP CW Contest, PODXS 070 Club 40-Meter Firecracker BPSK31 Sprint, WAB 144 MHz Low Power Phone, DARC 10-Meter Digital Contest and the QRP ARCI Summer Homebrew CW Sprint will certainly keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend.
The 10-10 International Spirit of 76 QSO Party runs until July 5.
The RSGB 80-Meter Club CW Championship is scheduled for July 6.
The ARS Spartan CW Sprint is scheduled for July 7.
The CWops Mini-CWT Test is scheduled for July 8.
Please see July QST, page 81 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest web sites for details
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