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13 August 2022                                            A.R.I. DX Bulletin
                                   No 1632

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

4X     - Five lighthouse operations are expected  to take place from  Israel
         on  19-21 August:  4X01LH  (Jaffa),  4X02LH  (Stela Maris),  4X03LH
         (Ashdod), 4X04LH (Akko) and  4X05LH (Tel Aviv).  QSLs via 4X6ZM.  A
         certificate will be available, see https://iarc.org/lighthouse/.
CE     - Members of Radio Club Eternautas  will be active as  CB100R  on  14
         August in celebration  of the  100th anniversary  since  the  first
         official radio broadcast in Chile  (19 August 1922).  QSL via email
         to CE3ETR, paper QSL cards will not be available.
CE0Y   - Roberto, CE3CT  will be active  holiday style  as  CE0Y/CE3CT  from
         Easter Island (SA-001) on  11-18 August.  He will operate mainly CW
         with  a focus on  30, 17 and 12 metres.  He will upload his log  to
         Club Log and LoTW.
EA8    - EG8HKT  is the special callsign  that members  of  Radio Club Islas
         Canarias (EA8RCK)  will be using on  8-15 August in remembrance  of
         St. Maximilian Maria Kolbe.  QSL via eQSL only;  a certificate will
         be available,  see qrz.com for  information.  Born in 1894,  Father
         Kolbe (SP3RN) was killed on 14 August 1941 at Auschwitz.
ES     - Ed, ES2TT will be active as ES2TT/1 from  Aegna Island (EU-149)  on
         27 August, and as ES2TT/0 from Hiiumaa Island (EU-034) on  3-4 Sep-
         tember. He will operate CW and SSB on 40, 30 and 20 metres. QSL via
         Club Log's OQRS, or via home call (direct and bureau).
F      - The Radio Club Vendeen (F6KUF) will  be active as  TM3GGR  from  20
         August to 4 September. The  suffix  stands  for  Golden Globe Race,
         (https://goldengloberace.com/), the single-handed,  round-the-world
         sailing race that will start from Les Sables-d'Olonne, France  on 4
         September. QSL via F6KUF (bureau) or F5OEV (direct).
FH     - Marek Lamachou (ex SQ6WR, J28WR and F4VVJ) will be active as FH4VVK
         in his spare time while stationed on Petite-Terre, Mayotte (AF-027)
         starting  around  20 August  until  1 April 2024.  QSL via eQSL  or
         direct (see qrz.com).
GM     - Members of the Zetland Amateur Radio Club will be active as  GB2ELH
         from Eshaness Lighthouse on  mainland Shetland (EU-012)  during the
         International Lighthouse & Lightship Weekend on  20-21 August.  QSL
         via GM0GFL.
J2     - J28RC is the callsign allocated to the  Riverine Amateur Radio Club
         at Camp Lemmonnier,  Djibouti  (a chapter of the  US based Riverine
         ARC, KO4OXN).  It is operated  by military service members  and  US
         contractors serving  with US forces.  They can operate SSB, CW  and
         digital modes on 80-10 metres. QSL via EA5GL and LoTW.
J3     - J38GB is the callsign issued to  Greg, N9GB  for  his  12-19 August
         holiday style activity from Grenada [425DXN 1631].  He will operate
         mainly CW and SSB on 40-6 metres. QSL via EB7DX and LoTW.
LY     - Special callsign LY770CT  will be used  on all bands and modes from
         15 August to 14 October to commemorate  the 770th anniversary since
         the founding of the Lithuanian city of Klaipeda.  QSL via LY1CT and
ON     - Members of  Radio Amateurclub Diest  (ON4DST)  will operate special
         event station ON37IOF on 13-14 August from the premises of the 37th
         International Oldtimer Fly & Drive In organized by Diest Aero Club.
         QSL via ON7QC.
OY     - Henning, OZ2I will be active as OY7EE from  Streymoy, Faroe Islands
         (EU-018) on 11-15 August,  with main activity during the CW leg  of
         the  Worked All Europe DX Contest  (13-14 August).  QSLs via  LoTW,
         Club Log's OQRS, or via OZ2I.
PY     - Team ZV8C  (Ronaldo PS8RV, Jean PY7BR  and  Sandro PY8SL)  will  be
         active from the Cuinarana Marine Extractive Reserve, in the Brazil-
         ian state of Para,  on 19-21 August.  They will operate SSB, CW and
         FT8 on 80-10 metres. QSL via operators' instructions.
PY     - Team ZX8F (Ronaldo PS8RV  and  Jean PY7BR)  will be active from the
         Brazilian state of Amapa between 22 and 27 August.  They will oper-
         ate SSB, CW and FT8 on 80-10 metres from the  National Park of Cabo
         Orange (22-24 August) and  the  Environmental  Protection  Area  of
         Fazendinha (25-27 August). QSL via operators' instructions.
SP     - Members of the Dobrzycki Amateur Radio Club (SP3PDO)  will activate
         special  callsigns  SO550MK, SP550MK and SQ550MK  to celebrate  the
         550th anniversary of the birth of Mikolaj Kopernik (Nicolaus Coper-
         nicus,  19 February 1473),  the Polish astronomer  who formulated a
         model of the solar system centred on the Sun rather than Earth. QSL
         all callsigns via SP3PDO, bureau or direct.
VE     - VY2/WT4BT, VY2/W6ABM, VY2/N7BF  and  VY2/ZL2HM  will be active from
         Prince Edward Island (NA-029) on 17-29 August.  "They plan park and
         lighthouse activations". [TNX The Daily DX]
VU     - Further special callsigns expected to be QRV  in celebration of the
         75th anniversary since India achieved independence  include  AT75CW
         (operated by VU2CW on 1 September-2 October), AT75FLAG (operated by
         VU2UUU and VU2VUV on 6-15 August),  AT75HGT (operated by VU2YYE  on
         13-15 August),  AT75RADIO (operated by VU2CW on  10-21 August)  and
         AT75RS (operated by VU2RS).
XZ     - "I am happy to announce that I will shortly be returning to Myanmar
         to take up full-time  teaching employment again,  and to engage  in
         the  educational charity  work for orphanages  that I did previous-
         ly", Simon Luttrell (XW0LP, HS0ZIB, G6JFY) announced on  11 August.
         "I have already been in touch  with the relevant  authorities,  who
         have confirmed  that I will be able  to reapply  for my XZ2A  call-
         sign", and to import his  new transceiver.  "I will only be allowed
         to operate from 20 MHz and up", he says, and adds:  "because of the
         operating permit restrictions, I plan to activate only one band for
         300 days  (the  maximum length of time  that  the permit  is issued
         for). So 15m, 12m, 10m and then 6m  over a total period of  4 x 300
         days. So I can plan the 6m permit for the best time of the year for

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

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425 DX NEWS MAGAZINE ---> The  July 2022 issue is available for download  at
https://www.425dxn.org/. [TNX IZ3EBA]

K7K ---> Most QSOs made by the recent  K7K  IOTA DXpedition to  Kiska Island
(NA-070) have been uploaded to Club Log, and the OQRS  has been enabled  for
Direct and bureau cards (https://clublog.org/logsearch/K7K/2022). Apparently
a few hundred QSOs are still missing, though.  No logs were lost,  but "some
laptops are in transit from Alaska and will not show up for 3-4 weeks", N3QQ
says. Please refrain from sending log check requests  until the complete log
is uploaded around 15 September. Those who do not use Club Log's OQRS should
send their cards direct only to N7RO.

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

CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER
3DA0AQ      EA5GL       DY1P        DU1AV       OV2T        PA0ABM
3Z5LA/1     4Z5LA       EA6/ED3T    N4GNR       OV7X        DL2JRM
4K6AG/p     DC9RI       ED2FPA      EA2RCA      OV9M        DF9TM
4L8A        M0OXO       EF8BBM      EA4BQ       OZ1AA       OZ1ACB
5B4AMM      UT5UDX      EJ3Z        EI6GGB      OZ50DDXG    OZ1ACB
5H2JK       DL8AAI      EJ7EE       OZ2I        PC20SAIL    PA0RDY
5Q5W        DL2SWW      ES8GP       ES5GP       PI4AMF/p    PA3EYC
5R8LH       IK2DUW      EX0DX       HB9DUR      R100AD      RA6YJ
5W1SA       JA1DXA      G1A         M0NKR       R110WWS     RV3YR
5Z4VJ       M0URX       G2K         M0ICR       R1961GT     UD4D
6Y60HM      EA5GL       G5XV        M0OXO       R300NT      R9CX
6Y60WE      EA5ZD       GB5VAS      GU3HFN      R770GU      RW1QN
8Q7AG       IZ2DUW      GM2T        GM4UYZ      RM20LH      RZ3EC
9A5D/p      9A1BHI      GM4Z        GM4ZUK      S50HQ       S58MU
9A5Y        9A7W        GM5X        N3SL        S79KW       N4GNR
9A8DV       IK6VXO      GM7M        G4ZVB       SC7DX       SM7GIB
9G5AR       N4GNR       GM7V        N3SL        SD1A        SM1TDE
9K2NO       EC6DX       GU0VJG/p    G0VJG       SD7V        DL2VFR
9K2YD       EC6DX       GX3WIM      G8MNY       SF1Z        SM0HEV
9K2YM       EA5KB       H44MS       DL2GAC      SN0GSMP     SP9KRJ
9N1CA       EA5ZD       HF20LVK     SP4LVK      SN0RX       SP8BXL
9V1YC       W5UE        HF800M      SP9PKS      SN200E      SP2PGD
AP75HA      AP2HA       HL77V       6K0MF       SN200I      SP2PGD
AP75IN      IK2DUW      HS7AP/p     E21IZC      SN200O      SP2PGD
AP75MKB     EB7DX       HZ1SK       IZ8CLM      SN200R      SP2PGD
AP75SD      EA5ZD       IA5/OM6NM   OM2FY       SN200W      SP2PGD
AP75TN      RW6HS       IB0V        IU3EDK      SN200Z      SP2PGD
BY4JN       BG4OP       IF9A        IT9ATF      SP200E      SP2PGD
CN23GC      CN8WW       II3Y        M0OXO       SV8/LZ2K    LZ4AE
CN23NIL     RW6HS       IR9K        IT9DSZ      SX8AEG      SV8MQP
CN23PA      CN8PA       IS0/ED3Z    EA3ICJ      SX8EL       SZ3BCE
CN23QR      CN8WW       J28JD       EA5GL       SX9W        M0KYR
CO8ZZ       DK1WI       J28RC       EA5GL       TK5KT       EA5ZD
CR3W        DL5AXX      L20D        LU3DXG      TM0RBIN     F6KGL
CS2CAT      CT7AOV      LZ258ML     LZ1KCP      TM17FFF     F4GFE
CT8/CT7ARW/p EA4URE     M5W         M0HMJ       TM5OL       F6AJA
CT9/AC8OO   DL3ZH       M7Q         G4PIQ       TM62YT      F4GYG
CT9/OM2ZZ   OM2FY       MD7C        M0OXO       TM78DP      F4GPB
CX5UA       IK2DUW      MJ0X/p      M0RTI       VE2CSI      M0URX
D4L         IK2NCJ      MN5A        G3TXF       VK5KI       M0OXO
D4Z         IK2NCJ      MU5E        GU4YOX      VP8VK       GM3ITN
DA2W/p      ON3UN       NP2X        KU9C        VY0ERC      M0OXO
DK3R        DL1KZA      OG50YL      OH2YL       YL1CAT      YL2TD
DP1POL      DL1ZBO      OH0R        OH2PM       ZM1A        ZL3CW

9M8RC       Keith Kong, 32 Taman Liong Seng, 93200 Kuching, Sarawak,
DL5KUD      Joachim Zillmann, Ruegen Radio 14, 18551 Glowe, Germany
EH1FCL      Miguel Angel Russo, Apartado Postal 160, 33420 Lugones
            (Asturias), Spain
EI25HEAL    Anthony Bond, 25 Claddagh Park, Dundalk, Co. Louth, A91 C3CN,
EI7M        John Barry, Lackabeha, Carrigtwohill, Co. Cork, Ireland
EJ1E        Gerard Scannell, 3 Kingston Close, Mitchelstown, Co. Cork,
            P67 HR44, Ireland
G5W         Donald Beattie, Hares Cottage, Woolston, Church Stretton,
            SY6 6QD, United Kingdom
G7C         M.L. Balls, Balmore, Swallow Lane, Tydd Gote, Wisbech, PE13 5PQ
            United Kingdom
GJ2A        Mathieu Roche, Flat 1, Statscombe House, Le Quai Bisson,
            Le Boulevard, St. Brelade, Jersey, JE3 8JT, United Kingdom
J20EE       Stephane Van Langhenhoven, 24 bis rue de Anter Hent,
            29830 Ploudalmezeau, France
K1IMI       Bertrand R. Michaud, 10808 Marthas Way, Raleigh NC 27614, USA
KH7Q        Beverley A, Yuen, 2047 Nuuanu Ave apt 2202, Honolulu
            HI 96817-2522, USA
KL7RRC      Richard J. Moen, 2935 Plymouth Dr, Bellingham WA 98225, USA
LZ0KP       Thomas Misirgis, Ipolochagou Angelaki 57, 561 22 Menemeni,
OH0V        Jukka Klemola, Aarontie 5, FI-31400 Somero, Finland
OZ11A       Leif Nielsen, Stenhoejvej 280, 9900 Frederikshavn, Denmark
SV8/SV0XBF  Tommy Horozakis, PO Box 13, Sans Souci NSW 2219, Australia
SX100MRH    E.RA.DY.M., Agias Paraskevis 14, 50 100 Kozani, Greece
SX5P        Dionysios Chatzigavriil, Lindou 17, 851 32 Rodos, Greece
TM55TDL     Stephane Dumaine, 9 La Lande de Lachaud, 87150 Champagnac la
            Riviere, France
V31XX       Bill Kollenbaum, 2446 Belleair Rd, Clearwater FL 33764, USA
V47JA       John Abbruscato, 22199 Pine Tree Ln, Hockley TX 77447, USA
VY0/VE1RUS  Alexey Tikhomirov, 210-45 Vimy Ave, Halifax NS B3M 4C5, Canada
ZV5O        Marcelo Sigolo Teixeira, Rua Francisco Maravalhas 246,
            Curitiba - PR, 81540-360, Brazil


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