This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
KI1U, 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.
FIJI, 3D2. Bill, VK4FW is QRV as 3D2T from Viti Levu, IOTA OC-016,
until July 27. Activity is holiday style on 40 to 15 meters using
mainly CW. He plans to be active from some World Wide Flora and
Fauna areas as well. QSL to home call.
SAMOA, 5W. Roly, ZL1BQD will be QRV as 5W0RR from Apia from July 26
to August 15. Activity will be on the HF bands using mostly JT65
and possibly the new mode FT8. QSL to home call.
WEST MALAYSIA, 9M2. Members of the Kuala Lumpur DX Team will be QRV
as 9M4IOTA from Pangkor Island, IOTA AS-072, from July 22 to 24.
Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and various
digital modes. QSL direct to 9M2OOO.
OMAN, A4. Members of the Royal Omani Amateur Radio Society are QRV
as A43FD until July 22 during their Field Day event from Al Jabal Al
Akhdar. QSL via A47RS.
ANGOLA, D2. Paulo, CT1FJZ is QRV as D2FJZ from Luanda. Activity of
late has been on 20 meters using SSB. His length of stay is
unknown. QSL to home call.
LIBERIA, EL. Dickson, EL2DT has been active on 20 meters using CW
around 1900z. QSL to home call.
ECUADOR, HC. Special event station HD086QRC is QRV until July 23 to
celebrate the Quito Radio Club's 86 years. Activity is on the HF
bands using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via HC1QRC.
WAKE ISLAND, KH9. Randy, WW6RG will be QRV as WW6RG/KH9 on July 24
on 20 meters using SSB and QRP power around 0330 to 0730z. QSL
direct to home call.
POLAND, SP. Special event station HF6TWG is QRV from Wroclaw until
July 30 during the 10th World Games. QSL via SP6PKO.
EGYPT, SU. Christian, DM4DX is currently living in Cairo until at
least November, and is QRV as SU0ERA from the Egyptian Radio
Amateurs Society station. He is also active as SU/DM4DX. Activity
is on 20 to 10 meters using SSB. QSL via operator's instructions.
DODECANESE, SV5. Georgia, SV1QXU is QRV as SV5/SV1QXU from Rhodes,
IOTA EU-001, until July 24. Activity is holiday style on the HF
bands. QSL via operator's instructions.
PALAU, T8. Ted, JA7XBG will be QRV as T88GA from July 22 to 30.
Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters. QSL to home call.
ICELAND, TF. Special event station TF15MOOT will be QRV from July
25 to August 2 during the 15th World Scout Moot from the Scout
Activity Centre in Ulfljotsvatn. QSL via operators' instructions.
CAMEROON, TJ. Dan, TJ3PD has been active on 20 meters using SSB
around 1600 to 1700z. QSL via N2OO.
ASIATIC RUSSIA, UA0. A group of operators will be QRV as R66IOTA
from Popova Island, IOTA AS-066, from July 25 to 30. Activity will
be on 80 to 10 meters using only CW. This includes being an entry
in the upcoming RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via UA0LCZ.
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA, V2. Tim, VE6SH will be QRV as V29SH from
Jumbay Bay Island, IOTA NA-100, from July 23 to August 7. Activity
will be on 30 and 17 meters. QSL direct to home call.
MARSHALL ISLANDS, V7. After his Wake Island activity, Randy, WW6RG
will be QRV as V73/WW6RG from Kwajalein on July 26 from around 0330
to 0800z on 20 meters using SSB and QRP power. QSL direct to home
CANADA, VE. Mike, KI1U will be QRV as KI1U/VE9 from Grand Manan
Island, IOTA NA-014, from July 23 to 30. Activity will be on 40 to
10 meters using CW and various digital modes, including possibly the
new mode FT8, as well as possible activity on the FM satellites.
QSL to home call.
SOUTH SUDAN, Z8. Diya, YI1DZ is QRV as Z81D from Juba. Activity of
late has been on 40 meters using SSB. QSL via OM3JW.
PRINCE EDWARD AND MARION ISLANDS, ZS8. David, ZS8Z is QRV from
Marion Island, IOTA AF-021, until May 2018 and has been active on 20
meters using SSB between 1200 to 1300z. QSL via ZS1LS.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The QRP 20-Meter CW Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY
Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, Scottish DX Contest and SA Sprint Contest
are all on tap for this upcoming weekend.
The CWops Mini-CWT Test, Phone Fray and SKCC CW Sprint are scheduled
for July 26.
Please see July 2017 QST, page 82, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
web sites for details.