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  • Friday, July 6, 2012

    ARRL DX News ARLD027.

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    ARLD027 DX news

    ZCZC AE27
    QST de W1AW 
    DX Bulletin 27  ARLD027
    From ARRL Headquarters 
    Newington CT  July 5, 2012
    To all radio amateurs  SB DX ARL ARLD027
    ARLD027 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.

    MOZAMBIQUE, C9.  Ivor, ZS1WY, is currently active as C91IW and is
    expected to be there over the next year.  QSL via ZS1WY.

    MOROCCO, 5C13.  Look for Moroccan amateur radio operators to use the
    special prefix 5C13 until July 27.  Activity is in celebration of
    the 13th anniversary of the crowning of Mohammed VI King of Morocco.

    TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO, 9Y.  Members of the Trinidad And Tobago Amateur
    Radio Society will be active as 9Y4HQ during the IARU HF World
    Championships.  Activity will be on all HF bands using CW and SSB.
    QSL via DF2RG only, direct or by the Bureau.

    IRELAND AND NORTHERN IRELAND, EI/GI.  Dave, WJ2O, is expected to
    tour both Ireland (July 8 to 15 and July 19) as EI/WJ2O/m and
    Northern Ireland (July 16 to 18) as GI/WJ2O/m.  Activity will be on
    the HF bands, and he plans as to be in the IARU HF World
    Championships as a Single-Op/Mixed-Mode from Ireland.  QSL direct to
    home call.

    ST. PIERRE AND MIQUELON, FP/TO2.  Operators Yuri, VE3DZ and Victor,
    VA2WDQ/VA2WA will be active as FP/VE3DZ and FP/VA2WA between July 20
    and 31.  Activity will be on 160-6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.
    Look for them to use the special call sign TO2U for the CQWW VHF and
    RSGB IOTA Contests.

    ECUADOR, HD.  Members of the Quito Radio Club (HC1QRC) will be
    active as HD081QRC between July 14 and 22.  Activity will be on all
    bands, CW and SSB.  The operation is to commemorate the founding of
    the Quito Radio Club 81 years ago.  QSL via HC1JQ, direct or by the

    HUNGARY, HG.  The members of the Regional Radio Sport Club
    Puspokladany will activate the rare Hevesi Fuves Pusztak Nature
    Reserve (HAFF-020) from July 13 to 16.  Activity will be on all HF
    bands using CW, SSB and the Digital modes, with up to 4 stations
    depending on the local situation.  QSL via the HA QSL Bureau (via

    MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0.  Kirk, WE8A, will be active as WE8A/KH0 from
    Saipan (OC-086) from July 26 to 29.  Activity will be on 80-6
    meters, but with a focus on 30, 17 and 12 meters using CW and SSB.
    QSL direct only to: 5-1-35, Daikaidori, Kobe, 652-0803 JAPAN.

    THE NETHERLANDS, PC.  Look for special event station PC100NOM to be
    active until July 29.  Activity is to promote the 100th anniversary
    of The Netherlands Open Air Museum in Arnhem.  Operator Fred,
    PA0FAW, will be using CW, SSB and PSK.  QSL via PA0FAW, direct, by
    the Bureau or eQSL.

    BRAZIL, PQ7/PW7.  Look for special event stations, PW7FD (SSB and
    Digital) and PQ7FD (CW), to be active until July 30, in honor of the
    Brazilian Firefighters.  Activity will be on 40, 20, 17, 15 and 10
    meters.  QSL to PS7AB direct, by the Bureau or LoTW.

    ST. BARTHELEMY, TO2.  Operators Ludovic, HB9EOU and Andre, HB9CVC
    will be active as TO2D between July 22 and August 4.  Activity will
    be on 40-6 meters using SSB and RTTY.  QSL via HB9EOU.

    FRANCE, TM70.  Operators Philippe, F5SKW, Dimitri, F5SWB, Freddy,
    F5IRO/J28RO, David, F8CRS, Yves-Michel, F5PRU, and possibly others
    will be active as TM70TRS or TM70TE from the 3rd floor of the Eiffel
    Tower, approximately 300 meters above the ground, from July 12 to
    15.  Activity is to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the French
    Army Signal Corps.  Operations will be on CW, SSB and RTTY, on the
    HF and VHF bands, 24 hours a day.  A special QSL card will be
    available.  QSL via the F6KHX ARC or F5OGL, direct or by the REF QSL

    CHAD, TT8.  Phil, F4EGS, will be active as TT8PK from N'djamena,
    until August 6.  Activity will be limited due to his work schedule
    and spare time.  QSL via F4EGS, the Bureau or direct.

    CHILE, XR.  Members of the Radio Club of Chile will be active as
    XR3HQ from the Chile HQ station in the IARU HF World Championships.
    QSL via the Bureau.

    THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The 070 Club Firecracker PSK31 Sprint,
    Venezuelan Independence Day Contest, DL DX RTTY Contest, Straight
    Key Weekend Sprintathon, DARC 10 Meter Digital Corona and QRP ARCI
    Summer Homebrew contests are all on tap for this weekend.  Please
    see July QST, page 77 and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Websites for