SB DX @ ARL $ARLD046
ARLD046 DX news
To all radio amateurs
This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided byÂ AJ9C, NN1N, OH2YL, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The DailyÂ DX, DXNL, Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar andÂ WA7BNM web sites.Â Thanks to all.
RODRIGUEZ ISLAND, 3B9.Â Olof, G0CKV is QRV as 3B9HA until NovemberÂ Activity is in his spare time on 160 to 10 meters. ThisÂ includes being active in the upcoming CQ World Wide DX CW contest asÂ a Single Op/All Band entry.Â QSL to home call.
ALGERIA, 7X.Â A group of operators are QRV with the special eventÂ call sign 7T150LH until November 30 to commemorate the 150thÂ anniversary of the Cap Tenes Lighthouse, ARLHS ALG-018.Â QSL directÂ via IK2DUW.
MOZAMBIQUE, C9.Â Marko, N5ZO will be QRV as C92ZO from Praia deÂ Bilene from November 22 to December 1.Â Activity will be on the HFÂ bands using CW and SSB.Â This includes being active in the upcomingÂ CQ World Wide DX CW contest as a Single Op/All Band/High PowerÂ entry.Â QSL direct to OH0XX.
EASTER ISLAND, CE0.Â Operators R4WAA and RZ3FW will be QRV asÂ CE0Y/R4WAA and CE0Y/RZ3FW, respectively, from Cabanos Honu Nui fromÂ November 24 to December 2.Â Activity will be on 160 to 10 metersÂ using mainly CW with some SSB and digital modes.Â QSL to home calls.
PHILIPPINES, DU.Â Serge, R7KW, Oleg, YL3JM, and Rustam, RU6K plan toÂ be QRV as DU1/R7KW and DU1/YL3JM from Mindoro Island, IOTA OC-244,Â from November 21 to 30.Â Activity will be holiday style on 160 to 6Â meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes.Â They may try to beÂ active from Lubang Island, IOTA OC-126 as well.Â QSL via K2PF.
LIBERIA, EL.Â Donald, KD4UDU is QRV as EL2DW until December 17.Â QSLÂ to home call.
REUNION ISLAND, FR.Â Anne, OH2YL will be QRV as FR/OH2YL fromÂ November 22 to December 1.Â Activity will be on 160 to 10 metersÂ using CW.Â QSL to home call.
THAILAND, HS.Â Erich, HB9FIH is QRV as HS0ZLS from Koh Samui, IOTAÂ AS-101, until November 25.Â Activity is on the HF bands using CW,Â SSB and various digital modes.Â QSL to home call.
OGASAWARA, JD1.Â Take, JA1UII will be QRV as JD1BON from November 25Â to December 5.Â Activity will be on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB andÂ RTTY.Â This includes being active in the upcoming CQ World Wide DXÂ CW contest as a Single Op/All Band/Low Power entry.Â QSL to homeÂ call.
SURINAME, PZ.Â A group of operators will be QRV as PZ5W fromÂ November 23 to December 2.Â This includes an entry in the upcomingÂ CQ World Wide DX CW contest.Â QSL via N0AT.
TUVALU, T2.Â A group of operators will be QRV as T2TT from NovemberÂ 24 to December 2.Â Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW,Â SSB and various digital modes with up to three stations active.Â QSLÂ direct via K8NA.
PALAU, T8.Â Yasu, JH2DFJ and JA2DST are QRV as T88DF and T88UA,Â respectively, from Koror Island, IOTA OC-009, until November 25.Â QSL via home calls.
VIET NAM, XV.Â Mats, RM2D will be QRV as XV2D from Phan Tiet fromÂ November 23 to December 5.Â Activity will be on the HF bands usingÂ CW and SSB.Â This includes an entry in the upcoming CQ World Wide DXÂ CW contest.Â QSL via operator’s instructions.
NICARAGUA, YN.Â Mike, AJ9C will be QRV as YN2CC near Granada fromÂ November 25 to December 2. Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters usingÂ CW, SSB and RTTY.Â This includes being a Single Op/All Band/LowÂ Power entry in the upcoming CQ World Wide DX CW contest.Â QSL directÂ to home call.
ENTITY NAME CHANGE IN DXCC.
There is an administrative change only.Â In the ARRL DXCC List, the name for the entity for ZL9 will beÂ changed from Auckland and Campbell Islands to New ZealandÂ Subantarctic Islands.Â This does not include the Snares or anyÂ islands claimed by New Zealand south of 60 degrees south latitude.Â Specifically, the Antipodes of New Zealand and the Bounty Islands ofÂ New Zealand will count for ZL9, New Zealand Subantarctic IslandsÂ entity.Â This is not a new entity or a changed entity.Â It is a clarificationÂ of which islands count for the entity previously known as AucklandÂ and Campbell Islands.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.Â
The ARRL SSB Sweepstakes Contest, NorthÂ American Collegiate ARC SSB Championship, NCCC RTTY Sprint, QRP CWÂ Fox Hunt, NCCC Sprint, YO International 80-Meter PSK31 Contest, LZÂ DX Contest, All Austrian 160-Meter CW Contest, Feld Hell Sprint andÂ the RSGB 2nd 1.8 MHz CW Contest will certainly keep contesters busyÂ this upcoming weekend.
The Phone Fray, CWops Mini-CWT CW Test, UKEICC 80-Meter CW ContestÂ and SKCC CW Sprint are all scheduled for November 25.Â Please seeÂ November 2015 QST, page 91 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest web sitesÂ for details.