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DX Bulletin 33 ARLD033
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 17, 2017
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD033
ARLD033 DX news
This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
HL4CCM, RW6HS, SP8TK, 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.
SAMOA, 5W. Bert, CX3AN will be QRV as 5W0HA from Upolu Island, IOTA
OC-097, from August 19 to 26. Activity will be holiday style on the
HF bands. QSL direct to home call.
LESOTHO, 7P. Quintus, ZS2KU and Vaughan, ZS2VR are QRV as 7P8QM and
7P8VRR, respectively, from the Sani Pass Region until August 21.
Activity is on 20 and 15 meters. QSL to home calls.
CUBA, CO. A group of operators will be QRV as T45FM from the Faro
Puta Maya Lighthouse, ILLW CU-005, during the International
Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. Activity will be with six stations
active on all bands using CW, SSB and various digital modes. QSL
direct to RW6HS.
PORTUGAL, CT. A group of operators from the Nucleo de Radioamadores
da Armada will be QRV as CR1FF from the Farol da Ponta Ferraria
Lighthouse on Sao Miguel Island, IOTA EU-003, during the
International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. Activity is on the HF
bands using CW and SSB. QSL via CS5NRA.
SABLE ISLAND, CY0. Aaron, VA1AXC is QRV as CYO/VA1AXC until the
end of August. He is active on 20 meters using SSB. QSL via
FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY, DA. Operators DH3WO, DJ2HD, DJ2BQ and
DL3DXX will be QRV as DA2017LH from Fluegge Lighthouse during the
International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. Activity will be on 80
to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via DJ2HD.
PHILIPPINES, DU. Dale, KE0BRZ, is QRV as DU1/KE0BRZ from Palawan
until August 22. Activity is holiday style on 20 meters using SSB
and QRP power. QSL direct to home call.
SPAIN, EA. A group of operators will be QRV as EG1LWV from the Faro
Cabo Vilano Lighthouse during the International Lighthouse/Lightship
Weekend. QSL via EA1HNP.
FRENCH POLYNESIA, FO. Operators F6BCW and F6DTZ are QRV as TX5EG
from Moorea until September 5. They may also be active as FO/F6BCW
and FO/F6DTZ, respectively. Activity is on 80 to 12 meters using
CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK. QSL via operators' instructions.
REPUBLIC OF KOREA, HL. Members of the Gwangju DX Club are QRV as
D73G from Ap'ae Island, IOTA AS-060, until August 20. Activity is
on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes. QSL via
PANAMA, HP. Members of the Radio Club de Panama will be QRV as 3E1L
from the Canal Miraflores Lighthouse during the International
Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. QSL via HP1RCP.
POLAND, SP. Special event station HF700LUB is QRV until August 2018
to celebrate the 700th anniversary of the city Lublin. Activity is
on the HF bands using CW, SSB and various digital modes. QSL via
SP8AB. In addition, look for 3Z20ILLW to be QRV from the
Jaroslawiec Lighthouse, ILLW PL-0014, during the International
Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. QSL via bureau.
ANTARCTICA. Raj, VU3LBP is QRV as VU3LBP/p from the Bharati
Station, Larsemann Hills, IOTA AN-016, until November 2017. QSL via
MARSHALL ISLANDS, V7. Randy, WW6RG will be QRV as V73/WW6RG from
Kwajalein Atoll from August 21 to 24. Activity will be on 14205 kHz
using SSB between 0300 and 0730z. QSL to home call.
INDIA, VU. Members of the Goa Radio Amateurs Society will be QRV as
AU2LH from the Betul Lighthouse during the International
Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters
using CW, SSB and various digital modes. QSL direct to VU2YQ.
MEXICO, XE. Members of the Radioexperimentadores de Campeche will
be QRV as 4A3AA from the Isla Aguada Lighthouse during the
International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. QSL via XE3AA.
CAMBODIA, XU. Rene, F6CTW is QRV as XU7AEZ from Phnom Penh until
August 29. Activity is on 20 meters using CW. QSL direct to home
INDONESIA, YB. Special event station YB67TJG will be QRV from
August 20 to 27 to mark the founding of the province Jawa Tengah 67
years ago. This includes operations from the Borobudur Central Java
Amateur Radio Fair 2017. QSL via operators' instructions.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL Rookie Roundup RTTY, ARRL 10
GHz and Up Contest, International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend, QRP
20-Meter CW Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint CW Ladder, SARTG
World Wide RTTY Contest, Russian District Award Contest, Keyman's
Club of Japan CW Contest, Feld Hell Sprint, North American SSB QSO
Party, CVA DX CW Contest and SARL HF Digital Contest will certainly
keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend.
The Solar Eclipse QSO Party and Run for the Bacon QRP CW Contest are
scheduled for August 21.
The CWops Mini-CWT CW Test, SKCC CW Sprint and Phone Fray are
scheduled for August 23.
Please see August 2017 QST, page 86, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
Web Sites for details.