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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by NY3B, 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.

MAURITIUS, 3B8.  Robert, M0RCX is QRV as 3B8/M0RCX until July 14. Activity is on the HF bands and 6 meters using SSB and various digital modes.  QSL via EB7DX.

AZERBAIJAN, 4J.  Special event stations 4JF1BAKU, 4JF1EU and 4KF1BAKU are QRV until June 19 during the first Formula 1 Grand Prix in Baku.  QSL 4JF1BAKU via 4J4K, 4JF1EU direct via 4J3DJ, and 4KF1BAKU via 4J6RO.

SAMOA, 5W.  Tom, KC0W is QRV as 5W0COW.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters using only CW.  This includes activity in all major CW contests.  His length of stay is unknown.  QSL to home call.

MALDIVES, 8Q.  Wolfgang, DK1HW will be QRV as 8Q7HW from Mushimasgali Island, IOTA AS-013, from June 20 to 28.  Activity will be holiday style on the HF bands using CW, SSB and PSK31.  QSL to home call.

NEPAL, 9N.  Nobuaki, JA0JHQ is QRV as 9N7NH from Kathmandu until June 20.  Activity is on 40 to 6 meters using mainly CW, SSB and possibly RTTY.  This includes being an entry in the All Asian DX CW contest.  QSL to home call.

FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY, DA.  Special event station DR777RI is QRV until the end of 2016 to mark the 777th anniversary of the town of Rinteln.  QSL via DL8OBQ.

SAINT BARTHELEMY, FJ.  Dave, W9DR and Tom, W9AEB are QRV as FJ/home calls until June 29.  Activity is on 40 to 6 meters using CW and SSB.  They will have a 6-meter beacon on 50115.7 kHz.  QSL to home calls.

LUCIA, J6. Steve, NY3B will be QRV as J6/NY3B from Rodney Bay from June 22 to July 4. Activity will be holiday style on 40 to 15 meters, and 10 meters if conditions permit, using CW and SSB.  QSL via operator’s instructions.

AUSTRIA, OE.  Special event station OE2016EURO is QRV until July 10 during the European Football Championship.  QSL via bureau.

GREECE, SV.  Dave, GM0LVI is QRV as SV8/GM0LVI/p from Zakynthos Island, IOTA EU-052, until July 6.  Activity is on the HF bands running 10 watts.  QSL to home call.

PALAU, T8.  Katsu, JE6DND will be QRV as T88HK from Koror Island, IOTA OC-009, from June 18 to 21.  Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes.  QSL direct to home call.

ICELAND, TF.  Alan, W4MQC is QRV as TF/W4MQC from the Troll Peninsula until the end of July.  Activity is holiday style mostly on 30 meters, but also on 40 and 20 meters as well.  QSL to home call.

CORSICA, TK.  Chris, F5OHM will be QRV as TK/F5OHM from Vico from June 19 to 24.  Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL to home call.

MICRONESIA, V6.  Sho, JA7MHZ and Masahiko, JA7EPO are QRV as V63DX and V63IX, respectively, from Pohnpei Island, IOTA OC-010, until June 25.  Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using PSK and JT65.  QSL to home calls.

MACAO, XX9.  Gerben, PG5M will be QRV as XX9TGM from the Grand Coloane Resort, IOTA AS-075, from June 20 to 27.  Activity will be on the HF bands using only CW.  QSL to home call.

INDONESIA, YB.  A large group of operators are QRV as YB8O from various Banggai Islands, IOTA OC-208, until June 20.  Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL via YB8RW.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The Stew Perry Topband CW Challenge, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, SMIRK 6-Meter Contest, All Asian DX CW Contest, Ukrainian DX Classic RTTY Contest, ARR BPSK63 Contest, AGCW VHF/UHF CW Contest, IARU Region 1 50 MHz Contest, West Virginia QSO Party, Kid’s Day SSB Contest, Feld Hell Sprint and WAB 50 MHz Phone will certainly keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend. The Run for the Bacon QRP CW Contest is scheduled for June 20.  The CWops Mini-CWT CW Test, Phone Fray and SKCC CW Sprint are scheduled for June 22. The ARRL National Parks on the Air event runs during all of 2016 to mark the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service.

Please see June QST, page 86, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web sites for details.

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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.

THE GAMBIA, C5.  Koji, JM1CAX is QRV as C5NX from Banjul until June 18 while on a business trip.  Activity is in his spare time on 20, 17, 15, 12 and 10 meters using CW.  QSL to home call.

AZORES, CU.  Dietmar, OE9SDV is QRV as CT8/OE9SDV from Graziosa Island, IOTA EU-175, until June 15.  Activity is holiday style on the HF bands.  QSL to home call.

PHILIPPINES, DU.  Members of club DX1HAM are QRV with special event call sign DX2MP until June 12 to mark the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, the second largest volcano eruption of the 20th century. QSL via DX1HAM.

IRELAND, EI.  A group of operators will be QRV as EJ7NET from Tory Island, IOTA EU-121, from June 11 to 15.  QSL via HB9DGV.

ESTONIA, ES.  Members of the North Eastern Contest Gang will be QRV as ES0UG from Saaremaa Island, IOTA EU-034, from June 11 to 17. Activity will be mainly on 6, 4 and 2 meters, but possibly with some HF activity as well.  QSL via operators’ instructions.

ENGLAND, G.  Members of the Virtual Amateur Radio Club are QRV with special event call GB90QB until June 13 to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday.  Activity is on the HF bands using SSB and various digital modes.  QSL via operators’ instructions.

SCOTLAND, GM.  Kurt, DL9FBF will be QRV as MM/DL9FBF from Style, IOTA EU-008, from June 11 to 24.  Activity will be holiday style on 40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB.  He may try 80 meters depending on local conditions.  QSL to home call.

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, HI.  Members of Radio Club Dominicano will be QRV as HI8RCD from June 12 to July 12 in celebration of the club’s 90th anniversary.  Activity will be on 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters using all modes.  QSL via operators’ instructions.

LUCIA, J6. Bill, K9HZ is QRV as J68HZ from his Soufriere QTH until June 19. Activity is on 160 to 2 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL direct to home call.

LITHUANIA, LY.  Special event station LY90RADIO is QRV until June 19 to celebrate 90 years of radio broadcasting in Lithuania.  QSL via bureau.

CRETE, SV9.  Bengt, SM7EQL is QRV as SV9/SM7EQL until June 16. Activity is on 30 to 10 meters.  QSL via SM6JSM.

PALAU, T8.  Ryo, JH0IXE is QRV as T8CW from Koror Island, IOTA OC-009, until June 17.  Activity is on the HF bands mainly from 1100 to 2200z.  QSL direct to home call.

EUROPEAN RUSSIA, UA.  Members of radio club Kolos are QRV with special call R45AWE until the end of June to celebrate the club’s 45th anniversary.  QSL via operators’ instructions.

MACEDONIA, Z3.  Special event station Z370RSM is QRV until the end of 2016 to celebrate 70 years of the Radio Amateur Society of Macedonia.  QSL via Z33RW.

ASCENSION ISLAND, ZD8.  Thorsten, DO2JX is QRV as ZD8JX from Georgetown.  Activity is on 20, 17, 15 and 10 meters using SSB.  His length of stay is unknown.  QSL to home call.

CAYMAN ISLANDS, ZF.  Carl, KB7AZ is QRV as ZF2ZZ from Little Cayman Island, IOTA NA-016.  Activity is holiday style on 20, 17 and 15 meters using SSB.  His length of stay is unknown.  QSL to home call.

OPERATION APPROVED FOR DXCC CREDIT.  The following operation has been approved for DXCC credit:  Iran, EP2A, April 2016.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The ARRL June VHF Contest, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, DRCG World Wide RTTY Contest, VK Shires Contest, Asia-Pacific SSB Sprint, Portugal Day Contest, SKCC Weekend CW Sprintathon, GACW WWSA CW DX Contest and the REF DDFM 6-meter Contest are all on tap for this upcoming weekend. The RSGB 80-Meter Club CW Championship, NAQCC CW Sprint, CWops Mini-CWT CW Test and Phone Fray are scheduled for June 15. The ARRL National Parks on the Air event runs during all of 2016 to mark the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service.

Please see June QST, page 86, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web sites for details.

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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by WB6Z, 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.

MONTENEGRO, 4O.  Oskar, LB9N is QRV as 4O/LB9N until May 7. Activity is on the HF bands.  QSL to home call.

ALGERIA, 7X.  Members of the Algerian Amateur Radio Union are QRV as 7Y9LI from the Cap Ivi Lighthouse until May 2.  QSL via SM4VPZ.

EAST MALAYSIA, 9M6.  Members of the Amateur Radio Club Sarawak will be QRV as 9M8RC from Satang Besar, IOTA OC-165, from April 30 to May 2.  Activity will be on the HF bands.  QSL direct via 9W8KIF.

BAHRAIN, A9.  A group of operators are QRV as A91HI from Hawar Island, IOTA AS-202, a new IOTA.  Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL via M0OXO.

EASTER ISLAND, CE0Y.  Martin, LU9EFO will be QRV as CE0Y/LU9EFO from May 6 to 13.  Activity will be on the HF bands.  QSL direct via F4BHW.

JERSEY, GJ.  A group of operators will be QRV as MJ/ON4RSX from St. Brelade from May 5 to 8.  Activity will be on 40 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes.  QSL direct via ON8VP.

JAPAN, JA.  Special event station 8J1ITU will be QRV from Kasumigaura City on Honshu Island, IOTA AS-007, from April 30 to May 31 to celebrate the anniversary of the International Telecommunications Union.  QSL via bureau.

OGASAWARA, JD1.  Koji, JI1LET is QRV as JD1BOI from Chichijima, IOTA AS-031, until May 6.  Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL to home call.

BULGARIA, LZ.  Members of the Bulgarian Radio Club Blagovestnik are QRV as LZ1867SEI during May to honor Bulgarian Saints.  QSL via bureau.

MAARTEN, PJ7. Laurent, FM5BH will be QRV as PJ7BH from May 1 to 8. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters using mostly CW.  QSL to home call.

MOUNT ATHOS, SV/A.  Monk Iakovos from the Koutloumousiou Holy Monastery is now licensed as SV2RSG and has been active on 40 meters using SSB.  He also operates using CW.  QSL via SV1RP.

PALAU, T8.  Kan, JJ2RCJ will be QRV as T88RF from Koror, IOTA OC-009, from May 1 to 5.  Activity will be on the HF bands using mainly RTTY and other digital modes.  QSL to home call.

BELIZE, V3.  Henk, PA0C is QRV as V31HV and V31HV/P until October. Activity is on 80, 40, 20 and 15 meter using CW, SSB and JT65.  He uses his portable call sign during weekends from beaches south of the city.  QSL direct to home call.

BURKINA FASO, XT.  Operators Jusei, JA3IVU and Junichi, JH3AEF are QRV as XT2IVU and XT2AEF, respectively, from Ouagadougou until May 4.  Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes.  QSL to home calls.

VANUATU, YJ.  Christian, HB9LCA will be QRV as YJ0CS from various locations from May 1 to 27.  Activity will be holiday style on the HF bands using mostly CW with some SSB and JT65.  QSL to home call.

ALBANIA, ZA.  Martti, OH2BH is QRV as ZA/OH2BH until May 2. Activity is on 20 and 17 meters.  QSL via operator’s instructions.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, SBMS 2.3 GHz and Up Contest and Club Challenge, Russian World Wide MultiMode Contest, Florida QSO Party and the AGCW QRP/QRP CW Party are all on tap for this upcoming weekend.

The RSGB 80-Meter Club SSB Championship is scheduled for May 2.  The ARS Spartan CW Sprint is scheduled for May 3.  The Phone Fray, MIE 33 Contest and CWops Mini-CWT CW Test are scheduled for May 4.

The ARRL National Parks on the Air event runs during all of 2016 to mark the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service.

Please see April QST, page 86, May QST, page 79, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web Sites for details.

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This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by CO3JK, 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.

SPRATLY ISLANDS.  Michael, DF8AN is QRV as 9M0S from Layang-Layang Island, IOTA AS-051, until April 29.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters using mainly CW.  QSL to home call.

GEORGIA, 4L.  Members of the Radio Club Beskidzki are QRV as 4L9PL from Telavi until April 28.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes.  QSL via SP9KAT.

CYPRUS, 5B.  Gust, ON6KE is QRV as 5B/ON5KE until May 1.  Activity is on 40 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL to home call.

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO, 9Q.  Elvira, IV3FSG is QRV as 9Q0HQ/1 from a children’s hospital in Kimbondo until April 30.  From May 1 to 22 she will be QRV as 9Q0HQ.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using SSB, RTTY and PSK31.  QSL via IK3GES.

CUBA, CO.  Members of the Group of Special Activities Telegraphy Cuba will be QRV using special event call T47GCWC on April 27 to commemorate the 225th anniversary of the birth of Samuel F. B. Morse.  Activity will be on 40 meters using CW for four hours.  QSL via bureau.

BALEARIC ISLANDS, EA6.  Goran, S55OO will be QRV as EA6/S55OO from Ibiza Island, IOTA EU-004, from April 25 to May 1.  Activity will be on 40 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes.  QSL via operator’s instructions.

IRAN, EP.  A group of operators are QRV as EP2A from the Gilan Province until April 25.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL via YL2GM.

HONDURAS, HR.  Gerard, F2JD is QRV as HR5/F2JD from Copan until July 13.  Activity is on the HF bands using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL direct to F6AJA.

OGASAWARA, JD1.  Koji, JI1LET will be QRV as JD1BOI from Chichijima Island, IOTA AS-031, from April 26 to May 6.  Activity will be on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL to home call.

ALAND ISLANDS, OH0.  Hans, PA0VHA will be QRV as OH0/PA0VHA from April 25 to May 6.  Activity will be on the HF bands.  QSL to home call.

PALAU, T8.  Tak, JR1EFG is QRV as T88FG from Koror Island, IOTA OC-009, until April 25.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL to home call.

TURKEY, TA.  A number of operators will be QRV as TC2016EXPO and TX2016ANT from April 23 to October 30 during EXPO 2016 hosted in Antalya.  QSL both calls via TA4ED.

ASIATIC RUSSIA, UA0.  Members of the Russian Robinson Club are QRV as RT92KA from the uninhabited island of Alyumka, IOTA AS-092, until April 25.  Activity is on the HF bands using CW and SSB with two stations.  QSL via UA3AKO.

MICRONESIA, V6.  Kou, JR2GAG is QRV as V63GG from Yap Island, IOTA OC-012, until April 26.  Activity is holiday style on 160 to 6 meters.  QSL to home call.

NORFOLK ISLAND, VK9N.  Doug, VK4ADC will be QRV as VK9NU from April 23 to May 2.  Activity will be on 80 to 6 meters using SSB.  QSL to home call.

BURKINA FASO, XT.  Operators JA3IVU and JH3AEF will be QRV as XT2IVU and XT2AEF, respectively, from April 28 to May 4.  Activity will be on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes.  QSL to home calls.

LAOS, XW.  Bruce, 3W3B is QRV as XW4XR from Vientiane until April 26.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters mainly RTTY and CW as much as possible.  QSL via E21EIC.

INDONESIA, YB.  Robby, YD4IRS is QRV as YD4IRS/5 from North Pagai Island, IOTA OC-215, until April 23.  Activity is on 80, 40, 15 and 10 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The 10-10 International Spring Digital Contest, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC CW Sprint, SP DX RTTY Contest, Helvetia Contest and the BARTG Sprint 75 are all on tap for this upcoming weekend.

The UKEICC 80-Meter CW Contest, 432 MHz Spring Sprint, CWops Mini-CWT CW Test, SKCC CW Sprint and Phone Fray are scheduled for April 27.

The ARRL National Parks on the Air event runs during all of 2016 to mark the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service.

Please see April QST, page 86 and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web Sites for details.

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