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QST de W1AW
DX Bulletin 37  ARLD037
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT  September 14, 2017
To all radio amateurs

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ARLD037 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
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.

GEORGIA, 4L.  Dmitry, R4WW will be QRV as 4L/R4WW from September 17
to 29.  Activity will be holiday style on 80 to 10 meters using CW,
and possibly SSB and RTTY.  This may include an entry in the
upcoming CQ World Wide RTTY contest.  QSL direct to home call.

SAMOA, 5W.  Al, K7AR will be QRV as 5W0RA from Apia, IOTA OC-097,
from September 19 to 29.  Activity will be on the HF bands using CW,
SSB, RTTY and possibly FT8.  QSL to home call.

MAURITANIA, 5T.  A group of operators are QRV as 5T5OK until
September 29.  Activity is on the HF bands using CW, SSB and RTTY
with several stations active simultaneously.  QSL via OK6DJ.

ALGERIA, 7X.  Rodrigo, EA7JX will be QRV as 7U1X from Djelfa from
September 18 to 25.  Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters.  This
includes being an entry in the upcoming CQ World Wide RTTY DX
contest.  QSL to home call.

WEST MALAYSIA, 9M2.  Members of the Kuala Lumpur DX Team will be QRV
as 9M4IOTA from Indah Island, IOTA AS-074, from September 16 to 18.
QSL direct to 9M4IOTA.

BOTSWANA, A2.  Operators Pavel, R2AD, Yuri, RM0F and Elena, RC5A are
QRV as A25BE, A25BI and A25SP, respectively, from Kasane until
September 25.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL
to home calls.

TONGA, A3.  Hal, JR4OZR will be QRV as A35W from Nuku'alofa from
September 20 to 26.  Activity will be on the HF bands using RTTY and
FT8.  This includes being an entry in the upcoming CQ World Wide
RTTY DX contest.  QSL via JJ2VLY.

NIUE, E6.  Grant, VK5GR is QRV as E6AG until September 25 while on
vacation.  Activity is holiday style on 40 to 6 meters using mainly
digital modes but also some CW and SSB.  This includes being an
entry in the upcoming CQ World Wide RTTY DX contest.  QSL via M0OXO.

ST. PIERRE AND MIQUELON, FP.  Operators G7VJR, G3ZAY, DH5FS, M0BLF,
M0WUT, M0ZXA and M0INN will be QRV as FP/homecalls from Ile aux
Marins from September 18 to 22.  Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters
using all modes, including FT8, with four stations active
simultaneously.  QSL to home call.

GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, HC8.  Members of the 7163 Group are QRV as HD8M
from Isabela Island, IOTA SA-004, until September 21.  Activity is
on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, and various digital modes,
including FT8.  QSL direct to WB2REM.

The above listed station is on, we checked 7.155 khz last night, the signal was pretty weak and the only ones making it were those in the deeper South. Being honest on a reported signal strength, 4X3 at best. Only a word now and then. However, things can change and the signals may come up to readable level.

GRENADA, J3.  Wayde, KD2NOP is QRV as J3/KD2NOP until September 20.
Activity is on various HF bands using JT65, FT8 and possibly other
digital modes.  QSL to home call.

WAKE ISLAND, KH9.  Terry, K7ASU is QRV as K7ASU/KH9 until September
17 while on work assignment.  His activity is sporadic, but is
generally active on 40 and 20 meters at various times.  QSL direct
to home call.

ALAND ISLANDS, OH0.  Operators DK2DO, DL1ZBO and DL5FF will be QRV
as OH0JWL from September 19 to 25.  Activity will be on 80 to 10
meters using CW.  This includes being an entry in the upcoming CQ
World Wide RTTY DX contest.  QSL CW contacts via DK2DO, and RTTY
contacts via DL5FF.  In addition, special event callsign OF100FI/0
will be QRV from Brando Island during the SAC CW contest to
celebrate the 100th anniversary of the independence of Finland.  QSL
via OH2BAD.

CZECH REPUBLIC, OL.  Special event station OL100SV is QRV until
September 23 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Signal Forces
of the Czech Army.  QSL via bureau.

LAOS, XW.  Champ, E21EIC will be QRV as XW1IC from September 21 to
25.  Activity will be on 80 to 6 meters.  This includes being an
entry in the upcoming CQ World Wide RTTY DX contest.  QSL to home
call.

ZIMBABWE, Z2.  David, G4NRT is QRV as Z21NRT from Harare until
September 29.  Activity is on 80 to 2 meters using CW, SSB, PSK,
JT65, JT69, FT8 and FM on 2 meters.  QSL direct to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The ARRL 10 GHz and Up Contest, North
American RTTY Sprint, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC Sprint CW Ladder, AGB
80-Meter NEMIGA Contest, SARL VHF/UHF Analogue/Digital Contest,
Scandinavian Activity CW Contest, All Africa International DX
Contest, Iowa QSO Party, New Hampshire QSO Party, New Jersey QSO
Party, QRP Afield, Washington State Salmon Run, Feld Hell Sprint and
BARTG Sprint 75 are all scheduled for this upcoming weekend.

The 144 MHz Fall Sprint and Run for the Bacon QRP CW Contest are
scheduled for September 18.

The RSGB 80-Meter Autumn CW Series, Phone Fray and CWops Mini-CWT CW
Test are scheduled for September 20.

Please see September 2017 QST, page 84, and the ARRL and WA7BNM
Contest Web Sites for details.
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