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9 July 2022                                               A.R.I. DX Bulletin
                                   No 1627

                         *** 4 2 5  D X  N E W S ***
                         ****  DX  INFORMATION  ****
                          Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                        Direttore Responsabile  I2VGW

4X     - Special event stations  4X21MG and 4Z21MG  will be active on  12-26
         July during the 21st Maccabiah Games. QSLs via 4X6ZM. First held in
         1932, the  Maccabiah Games  are an international  multi-sport event
         held quadrennially in Israel.
7X     - Celebrating  the  60th anniversary of  Algeria's independence  from
         France (5 July 1962), special callsign  7V60ID  is active until  31
         July. QSL via LoTW.  Other special callsigns  expected to join  the
         celebrations are 7U60I and 7V60I (QSLs via operators' instructions)
A3     - "Very sorry but please  do not expect my operation from OC-191  and
         OC-123", Masa, JA0RQV  posted to https://www.qrz.com/db/A35JP  on 4
         July. He had hoped to be active as A35JP/p from Niuatoputapu on 10-
         16 July  and from Niuafo'ou  on 7-20 August [425DXN 1624],  but now
         his chances to be QRV "might be less than 20%".  Masa still expects
         to operate from Tongatapu (OC-049) from 28 August to 25 September.
CT7    - Special event station CS2Q will be  active  on  11-17 July for  the
         40th  International  Motorcycle  Rally  in Faro,  Portugal.  Expect
         activity on 80-6 metres SSB, CW, RTTY and FT8. QSL via CT1EHX.
DL     - Six operators from  DARC Ortsverband Koenigs Wusterhausen  (DL0KWH)
         will participate in the IOTA Contest as  DK1A/p from  Usedom Island
         (EU-129). QSL via Club Log's OQRS, or direct to DL7JOM.
E5_sc  - Pete, ZL4TE will be active as E51RMP from Rarotonga (OC-013) on 14-
         17 July and again on 20-21 July, and from  Aitutaki (OC-083) on 18-
         19 July.  DXCC wise,  both  count  for the  South Cook Islands.  He
         hopes "to do some HF QRP and VHF digi modes mainly D-STAR". QSL via
         home call.
EA     - Representing the ten URE Sections of Galicia  as well as ten routes
         of the Way of St. James,  and in celebration of the Ano Santo Xaco-
         beo 2021-22,  special callsigns  AO1XCF,  AO1XFM,  AO1XVP,  AO1XCI,
         AO1XCP, AO1XCN, AO1XAU, AO1XCV, AO1XCU and AO1XPC will be active on
         18-25 July. In addition, AO2022XAC will be QRV on 25 July (National
         Day of Galicia).  A number of certificates  will be available,  see
         https://xacobeo2022.ure.es for information.  QSL via LoTW, eQSL, or
         via the bureau. [TNX EA1M]
EI     - Henning, OZ2I will operate CW as EJ7EE from Bere Island (EU-121) on
         29-31 July, with main activity during the RSGB IOTA Contest. On 1-2
         August he will be QRV as EI7EE from the main island of Ireland (EU-
         115). QSLs via LoTW, Club Log's OQRS, or via OZ2I.
F      - F4FET, F4HHL, F5RAB, F6IFY and F8GGV will be active as  TM65M  from
         Molene Island (EU-065) from 29 July to 3 August.  They will operate
         SSB, CW and digital modes (RTTY and FT8) on 80-6 metres, with main
         activity planned during the IOTA Contest. QSL via F5RAB.
FS     - Paul, W7NZJ will be active as FS/W7NZJ from St. Martin (NA-105)  on
         13-20 July. He will operate digital modes on 20-10m. QSL via eQSL.
GI     - Ian, G3WVG  will participate  in  the  IOTA Contest  as  MN5A  from
         Rathlin Island (EU-122).  QSL via Club Log's OQRS  and  LoTW.  [TNX
I      - Members of ARI Marsala will be active as IQ9VG/p from  Lunga Island
         (EU-166)  on  15-17 July.  The team  (IT9FUN,  IT9FXY,  IT9WKH  and
         IW9HII) will be QRV on 40, 20, 15, 10 and 6m from dawn to dusk. QSL
         via Club Log's OQRS, or via IT9FUN (direct or bureau). [TNX IT9FUN]
JA     - Taka, JA8COE will be active again as JA8COE/8 from Yagishiri Island
         (AS-147) on 8-11 July.  He will operate SSB and FT8 on 40-6 metres.
         QSL via Club Log's OQRS, or via home call.
JA     - Take, JI3DST  will be active again from Miyakojima (AS-079) between
         19 July  and  1 August.  He will operate  SSB  and  CW  as  JS6RRR,
         JI3DST/6 (including during the IOTA Contest) and JJ5RBH/6,  as well
         as JI3DST/p  and JJ5RBH/p on FT8.  The QSOs will be made  available
         for both Club Log and LoTW Matching on the IOTA website.
LU_ant - Argentine Antarctic Stations San Martin (LU1ZD, IOTA NA-016),  Bel-
         grano II (LU1ZG, IOTA AN-016) and Marambio (LU4ZS, IOTA AN-013) are
         expected to be active  on 14190 kHz every  Saturday in July between
         13 and 18 UTC. QSL all via LU4DXU. [TNX The Daily DX]
LZ     - A large team of  Bulgarian and Greek  operators  will be active  as
         LZ0KP  from the  island of  Sveti Ivan (EU-181)  from  28 July to 1
         August.  Main activity will be during the IOTA Contest.  QSL direct
         to SV2CLJ, [TNX NG3K]
PY     - Alexandre, PU2GTA  will be QRV  on 15 and 10m from  Ilha de Tinhare
         (SA-080)  on  19-22 July. He will operate FT8 (21074 and 28074 kHz)
         and SSB (28560 kHz). QSL via home call.
SP     - Special callsign SN89LOT is active  until 31 August  to commemorate
         the 89th anniversary of the  ill fated flight  of Lithuanian pilots
         Steponas Darius and Stasys Girenas.  On 15 July 1933 they attempted
         a nonstop flight from  New York City  to Kaunas in a small airplane
         named "Lituanica". After crossing the Atlantic Ocean,  they crashed
         on 17 July  when they were only 650km short of their final destina-
         tion. QSL via SP1PMY.
VE   -   Mike, KI1U will be active again as  VE9IU  from  Grand Manan Island
         (NA-014) on 16-23 July.  He will operate CW and FT8 on 40-6 metres.
         QSL via LoTW, or via KI1U. [TNX The Daily DX]
ZL7    - Jeff, K5WE,  will be active as ZL7/K5WE from Kaingaroa, Chatham Is-
         land (OC-038)  on 9-21 September. He will operate CW, SSB and digi-
         tal modes  (FT8, FT4, RTTY)  on  160-10m.  QSL via  Club Log's OQRS
         (preferred), LoTW, or via home call. See https://k5we.com/zl7-k5we/
         for updates and more information, band plan included.

                         *** 4 2 5  D X  N E W S ***
                         ****  GOOD TO KNOW ... ****
                          Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                        Direttore Responsabile  I2VGW

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IARU HF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP ---> The object of  the  contest  is  to  contact
other amateurs around the world  - especially member-society HQ stations and
IARU officials - in as many ITU zones as possible on 160, 80, 40, 20, 15 and
10m CW and SSB. This year's event will run from 12 UTC on 9 July until 11.59
UTC on the 10th (see https://contests.arrl.org/iaruhf/).  The following is a
selection  of  IARU Member Society  HQ stations  that  have announced  their
participation in this year's event:

Call        Mult        Call        Mult
-----------------        ----------------
7A1HQ       ORARI       IO6HQ       ARI  
8N1HQ       JARL        IO8HQ       ARI  
8N2HQ       JARL        IO9HQ       ARI  
8N6HQ       JARL        LN2HQ       NRRL 
8N7HQ       JARL        LX8HQ       RL   
8N8HQ       JARL        OE0HQ       OV   
8N9HQ       JARL        OH0HQ       SRAL 
9A0HQ       HRS         OH2HQ       SRAL 
A47RS       ROARS       OM2HQ       SARA 
B1HQ        CRAC        OP0HQ       UBA  
B2HQ        CRAC        OZ1HQ       EDR  
B4HQ        CRAC        PA6HQ       VERON
B6HQ        CRAC        R2HQ        SRR  
B7HQ        CRAC        R3HQ        SRR  
C4HQ        CARS        R4HQ        SRR  
CX1AA       RCU         R6HQ        SRR  
DA0HQ       DARC        R7HQ        SRR  
E2HQ        RAST        SK9HQ       SSA  
E7HQ        BA          SN0HQ       PZK  
EF4HQ       URE         TF3HQ       IRA  
EI0HQ       IRTS        TM0HQ       REF  
GR2HQ       RSGB        W1AW/3      ARRL 
HZ0HQ       SARS        XE1LM       FMRE 
IO1HQ       ARI         YT0HQ       SRS  
IO2HQ       ARI         ZL6HQ       NZART
IO5HQ       ARI                          

Members of the IARU Administrative  Council  and  the  three  IARU  regional
executive committees  will send a signal  report plus AC, R1,  R2  or R3, as


QSLs received  direct  or  through managers:  3DA0RU,  4L1R,  6O1OO,  7P8RU,
9M2SAF, 9M4CGR,  9N7AA,  9N7CI,  9N7WE,  C5C, CO8LY,  DU1IVT,  DY1T,  E51JD,
(AS-104), SU9VB, SV5AZP, TX5N (OC-114), V31VP,  VP5MA, VU2MV,  VU4W,  XK0AA,


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