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6 Aug 2016

A.R.I. Dx Bulletin
Edited by I1JQJ &IK1ADH

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6Y     - Armin, DK9PY will be active again as 6Y6N from Jamaica (NA-097)  on
         10-24 August. He operates  CW  only,  and  main  activity  will  be
         during the WAE DX CW Contest (13-14 August). QSL via DK9PY,  direct
         or bureau. Logsearch on Club Log. [TNX DX Newsletter]
7X     - A team of four (7X2LA, 7X2RO, 7X2XX and 7X5QB) will  be  active  as
         7V9A from Ile Plane (AF-094) on 17-20 August.  QSL  direct  to  Ben
         Lagha,  18  rue  Louis  Aragon,  26200  Montelimar,  France.   [TNX]
9A     - Sergio, IZ3NXC will be active  as  9A/IZ3NXC  from  the  island  of
         Lastovo (EU-016) on 8-12 August. QSL via operator’s instructions.
C9     - Johannes, PD0JBH is  QRV  as  C91PA  from  Maputo,  Mozambique  and
         expects  to  be  there  until  March  2017.  QSL  via    operator's
         instructions; he will use LoTW. [TNX DX World]
CX     - A team from Argentina will be active as CV5ER  from  Flores  Island
         (SA-030) on 18-21 August.  QSL  to  Grupo  Eco  Radio,  Casilla  de
         Correos 16, 5172 La Falda (Cordoba), Argentina.
EI     - A team from the Lagan Valley Amateur Radio  Society  (GI4GTY)  will
         be active as EJ0L from Arranmore Island (EU-121) on  18-22  August.
         They will operate CW, SSB and maybe RTTY  on  80,  40,  20  and  15
         metres. QSL direct only to MI0BPB. [TNX The Daily DX]
F      - Geoffrey, F4FVI and Sulivan, F4FGV will be active as  TM16IDP  from
         Pilier Island (EU-064) on 14 August. They will operate  SSB  on  40
         and 20 metres for about three hours between 10 and 14 UTC. QSL  via
         bureau to F4FGV. [TNX]
F      - Arbo, PH0AS will be active as F/PH0AS from Re  Island  (EU-032)  on
         14-19 August. He will operate SSB on 40-10  metres.  QSL  via  home
         call, bureau or direct. [TNX]
HL     - Four operators from the Pyongtaek DX Club (D90HE)  will  be  active
         from Anmyon Island (AS-080) on 13-15 August. They will  operate  as
         D90HE/3 (QSL via DS2GOO), 6K2CEW/3 (QSL via  home  call),  6K2GUF/3
         (QSL via DS2GOO), 6K2JFW/3 (QSL via home call)  and  6K2JQL/3  (QSL
         via DS2GOO) on  40-10  metres  CW,  SSB  and  digital  modes.  [TNX]
OJ0    - DJ4MF, DL2JRM, DL3DXX and DO6XX will be active again as OJ0DX  from
         Market Reef (EU-053) on 11-16 August. They  will  operate  CW,  SSB
         and RTTY on 80-6 metres with two stations, and will participate  in
         the WAE DX CW Contest (13-14 August).  QSL  via  DL3DXX;  logsearch
         and OQRS on Club Log. [TNX]
UA     - Celebrating the Games of the XXXI Olympiad being  held  in  Rio  de
         Janeiro, special Russian callsign R31RIO will  be  active  on  5-21
         August. QSL  via  RQ7L.  Information  on  the  award  programme  at [TNX R7NB]
VK     - Andy, VK5MAV [425DXN 1316] will be active as  VK5MAV/6  from  Viney
         Island (OC-266) on 9-13 September. This IOTA  group  was  activated
         only once (by VK6AN back in April 2004). QSL via  Club  Log’s  OQRS
         or direct to home call.  See  for  further
         information and updates.
ZS     - Four operators (ZS1V, ZS1VDV, ZS1BM and ZS1FX) will be active  with
         two stations as ZS9V from Robben Island (AF-064)  on  19-21  August
         for the International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend.  Logsearch  and
         OQRS on Club Log; traditional cards should be sent direct  only  to
         M0OXO. See for more information. [TNX M0OXO]

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                         ****  GOOD TO KNOW ... ****
                          Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                        Direttore Responsabile  I2VGW

CLUB LOG'S MOST WANTED LIST ---> The latest Most Wanted List,  generated  on
31 July,  is  available  at  The
information is derived  from  QSOs  uploaded  to  Club  Log  (currently  370
million log entries available for analysis) and, to  improve  quality,  only
QSOs that have QSLs confirmed are considered to be worked.

DAYTON 2017 ---> Hara Arena, the home of Hamvention since 1964, is  closing,
and next year’s event will be held at a new location  in  the  Dayton  area,
namely the Greene County Fair & Exposition Center  in  Xenia.  “Please  rest
assured we will have the event on the same weekend [19-21  May,  Ed.]”,  the
Hamvention General Chairman said, “and, since it will be in the region,  the
current accommodations and outside events  already  planned  for  Hamvention
2017 should not be affected”.

QSL 5A1AL & 5A1A ---> Effective 1 August, Randy, W5UE  is  the  QSL  manager
for Abubaker, 5A1AL and 5A1A (1995-2001). “We are requesting  a  minimum  of
$5 USD PayPal payment for LoTW and direct card”, Randy says.  “Once  payment
is made LoTW will be uploaded within one week,  cards  will  go  out  on  my
regular schedule. All money collected above what is needed for  my  expenses
goes directly to Abubaker to help keep Libya  on  the  air”.  Logsearch  and
OQRS on; traditional  direct  cards  to  Randy
Becnel, 243 Red Top Rd, Lumberton MS 39455-5214, USA.

QSL  VE3KTB/VY0  --->  Pierre,  VE3KTB  was  active  on  20  metres  SSB  as
VE3KTB/VY0 from Axel Heiberg Island (NA-043)  on  29  July  during  a  quick
visit to the McGill Arctic Research Station. QSL for this operation only  is
via VE7IG.

+ SILENT KEY + Krzysztof Slomczynski, SP5HS passed away on 1 August  at  the
age of 81. He was one of the most prominent Polish radio amateurs. A  member
and an officer of the Polish Amateur Radio Union (PZK)  for  may  years,  he
served  as  Secretary  General  (1970-74),  President  (1990-92)   and  ARDF
Manager. He also co-founded the SP DX Club in 1959. [TNX IARU Region 1]

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                         ******* QSL  ROUTES *******
                          Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                        Direttore Responsabile  I2VGW

CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER
2M0SDV      2E0SDV      GM2T        GM4UYZ      R80PMR      RC3M
3V8SM       LX1NO       GM3XSV      G3XSV       R80POR      RC3M
3Z0LH       SP1DPA      GM5TO       G3PHO       R945A       UA9AB
3Z1BLH      SP1DOZ      GS3BSQ      GM3WIJ      R95KOMI     R9XC
4K6AG       RW6HS       GS8VL       GM4FDM      RA16CW      RM4C
4L8A        K1BV        GU3HFN      GU8ITE      RD75PQ      RN1ON
4V1G        W3HNK       GW2L        G8ATD       RI1C        RW1F
5A1AL       W5UE        GW6W        GW4TTA      RI1FJ       UA2FM
5B4AIF      EB7DX       GW8K        GW0ANA      RN16CW      RM4C
5E3A        EA7FTR      GW9J        GW0GEI      RT25MJ      RO5F
5H3PM       pirate      HF0F        SP9BRP      RU6DX/p     RU6DX
5P5CW       DL5SE       HF1001F     SP2FAP      RV16CW      RK6AX
5Q2T        OZ0J        HF7SDM      SQ7PGW      RZ16AA      RM7C
7X5QB       EA7FTR      HH2AA       NR6M        RZ16AF      R6AF
8S0W        SM0NJO      HS0ZJF/9    ON4AFU      RZ16CM      RC3M
9A/OM5AW    OM2FY       II0FDR      IS0FFD      RZ16FF      UF5F
9A0AA       S59A        II3IOTA     IV3CTT      RZ16FM      R9FM
9A1TESLA    9A7R        II7P        IZ7FJJ      RZ16FQ      UA3FQ
9A8DV       IK6VXO      IP1T        I1ANP       RZ16QV      R3QV
9A8TQF      HB9TQF      IS0/OM8A    OM2VL       SD1A        SM1TDE
9H1AE       SV2AEL      J49A        SV9GPV      SF2X/p      SM5EFX
9H5G        M0OXO       JA0JHQ/6    JA0JHQ      SK0HS/0     SM0MPV
B2W         BA4EG       JA8COE/8    JA8COE      SM0S        SM5BAX
B4R         BA4WR       JG8NQJ/JD1  JA8CJY [d]  SN0RKG      SP6OPZ
B4W         BA4WL       JG8NQJ/JD1  JG8NQJ [b]  SN0RX       SP8BXL
B5C         BA4TB       JT0YGC      RA9YGC      SN1D        SP1RKT
BG5UDN      M0OXO       JT1ARI      DL5ARI      SN31SDM     SP5PSL
BO0KS       BV2NT       K1W         KB1YVR      SN360BPW    SP5POT
BV0WPX      BV2KI       K4C         N4YDU       SN730MA     SP2ZFT
BY4JN       BG4OGO      K4P         N3JS        SO2TT       ES2TT
CN2FD       PD2FD       LA/G0AAA    G3TXF       SP1V        SP1QXK
CN2RN       F8FGU       LM160SKIB   LA5G        SQ65HSC     SP3LPR
CO2AME      RW6HS       LZ1043PMU   LZ1KCP      ST2AC       ST2M
CO8ZV       EA3FLW      M1K         M1KTA       SV0GU       DL4SV
CP1XRM      EA5RM       MD7C        M0OXO       SV0XAF/8    HB9EBC
CP4BT       DJ2BW       MK1KTA      M1KTA       SV5/OO4O    ON4APU
CP6XE       IK6GPZ      MM1E        MM0GOR      SV8/HG0R    HA0NAR
CQ8CQ       CU3AA       MM2N        MM0GPZ      SV8/LZ9A    LZ2HM
CR2M        W6NV        MS0YHC      2E0SDV      SV8/OM6NM   OM2FY
CR2V        HB9CRV      MW0REN      DJ6OI       SV8P        SV2CLJ
CR5CW       CT7ACG      OG4X        OH1MA       SW9AA       LZ1PM
CU8FN       HB9CRV      OG5A        OH5AD       T42A        RW6HS
DL0POLIO    DJ4MG       OH0TA       OH2TA       TC0TC       YM1KD
DM88YLF     DJ5YL       OJ0B        OH2BH       TK5UX       F5MUX
DR160TESLA  DK8ZZ       OJ0W        OH3WS       TM11FAJ     F5KHP
E28AC       E20GMY      OM41KYSUCE  OM3CND      TM16PGM     F4FCE
E2X         E20GMY      OP16L       ON6DP       TM17CIEL    F6BCC
ED1K        EA1NK       OZ30EU      OZ8IE       TM17FDV     F5BZK
ED1M        EA1DR       PA/OQ4T     ON4TO       TM20KAV     F5KAV
EE8A        EA8DA       PA146EU     PB0P        TM6G        ON6DP
EF8U        EA8URL      PJ6Y        N6JRL       TM88YL      F5JER
EG8FVC      EA8URV      PX8K        PY8WW       UE45AWT     UA9AB
EI3KK       DL1OD       R100WWS     RV3YR       UE73WZ      R2EA
EI8GQB      PA3249      R15RTRN     R7AA        V31TA       EA5GL
EJ0SR       M5KJM       R165VW      RZ4AZ       V44KAI      W5TFW
EJ8KD       LX1NO       R16CWC      RM4C        V73NS       W3HNK
EM25K       UT1KWA      R1716K      R9MM        VA2NDX      VE2TLH
EN25FLF     UR5FLF      R1716M      UA9MA       VC2Q        VA2QA
EN25RT      UV3RT       R1716O      RA9MX       VE3KTB/VY0  VE7IG
EN25U       UX7UU       R1716S      RA9MA       VE3LYC/KL7  VE3LYC
EN25UARL    UT5UIA      R1KRG/P     R1NU        VP2ETE      W3HNK
EO25F       UX0FF       R2016O      R2EA        VY0ERC      VE3KTB
EO25UA      US8UA       R300MD      R8MD        VY2TT       K6LA
EO25UD      UR7UD       R300MJ      R9MJ        WP3C        W3HNK
EO25ZZ      UY2ZZ       R300MN      RV9MN       XL2I        VE2CQ
ES0DJ       ES2DJ       R300MWO     RK9MWO      XR18CE      XQ4CW
FK8CE       NI5DX       R300N       RN9N        XR1T        CE3OP
FK8DD       NI5DX       R300NN      UA9NN       XV9NPS      JA2NPS [b]
FW5JJ       F5RXL       R34KRV      UA4ATL      XV9NPS      JA2ODB [d]
G2F         G8HDK       R430LT      RM8L        YJ8RN/p     NZ4DX
G4ALE/p     G3VYI       R44QKO      RU3KO       YP0IP       YO9FNP
G5XV        M0OXO       R450O       R2EA        YT160TESLA  YU1MM
G6LD        G0BFJ       R66IOTA     UA0LCZ      YY7MAY      EA8DAI
G6MC        G2YL        R70ASIA     R7AA        ZV1M        PY1MT
G7Y         M0ZDZ       R70LWA      RK9LWA      ZY100AVN    PY1AA
GC4BRS      GW0ANA      R750DT      RA1WJ       ZY8D        PS8RV
GM1J        MM0BQI      R80BRR      RC3M        ZY8DIG      PS8RV
GM2AS       G3PHO       R80DAR      RC3M        ZZ2016RIO   PP5NY

BV0TW    ART QSL Service, P.O.Box 73-326, Taipei, Taiwan
CE3OP    Julio Zavala Acevedo, Casilla 21/12 Sucursal Principe de Gales,
         7850291 La Reina, Region Metropolitana de Santiago, Chile
EA1DR    Oscar Luis Fernandez Lanza, Barrio Solarana 9–E, 39478 Arce
         (Cantabria), Spain
GM4U/p   Iain Haywood, 5 Pump Corner, Marsham,, Norwich, NR10 5PW, United
GM7O     Edwin Taylor, 115 St. Albans Avenue, London, W4 5JS, United Kingdom
IY7GMB   Vincenzo Mangione, Via Eduardo De Filippo 18, 70010 Valenzano  BA,
IY9GM    Pietro Florio, Via Val Chiarso 9, 33028 Tolmezzo UD, Italy
K1IMI    Bertrand R. Michaud, 10808 Marthas Way, Raleigh NC 27614, USA
K5MDX    Magnolia DX Association, PO Box 576, Saucier MS 39574-0576 USA
KB1YVR   Thomas P. Keane, 123 Sleeper Circle, Fremont NH 03044, USA
N4YDU    Nathan G. Moreschi, 133 Madeline Court, Youngsville NC 27596, USA
NZ4DX    Frederick A. Bennett, 6387 NC 43 South, Greenville NC 27858, USA
OZ11A    Leif Nielsen, Stenhoejvej 280, 9900 Frederikshavn, Denmark
PS8RV    Ronaldo Val, Caixa Postal 2090, Teresina - PI, 64048-971, Brazil
PY8WW    Renato Araujo, Caixa Postal 280, Belem - PA, 66017-970, Brazil
R7AA     Vasily Y. Samay, P.O. Box 73, Krasnodar, 350000, Russia
RA9YGC   Andry Radchenko, Svetlova 94-411, Rubtsovsk, 658200, Russia
S21S     Jinat Faria, att. Sohel Awrangzeb, 8845 Francis Lewis Blvd, Queens
         Village NY 11427, USA
TO200SPM Ronan Darchen, B.P. 109, 22700 Perros-Guirec, France
UA0LCZ   Vladimir F. Miroshnichenko, P.O. Box 41-21, Vladivostok-41,
         Primorsky kray, 690041, Russia
VA2QA    Gabriel Houle, 5221 Blv Maricourt, St-Hubert, QC J3Y 7B5, Canada
VE3KTB   Pierre F. Fogal, 22 Birch St, Guelph, ON N1G 2N3, Canada
VE3LYC   Cezar Trifu, 4986 Bath Rd., Bath, ON K0H 1G0, Canada
VE7IG    Reginald Beck, 458 Glen Drive, Williams Lake, BC V2G 5B5, Canada
W4FDX    MFDXA, P.O. Box 341471, Tampa FL 33694-1471, USA
W5UE     Randy Becnel, 243 Red Top Rd, Lumberton MS 39455-5214, USA
YV5ENI   Luis Romagni, 15465 SW 47 Terrace, MIAMI FL 33185, USA
ZV5O     Associacao dos Radioamadores do Parana, Caixa Postal 16515,
         Curitiba - PR, 81520-981, Brazil
ZY3SA    Aureliano Alexandre Aurelio, Avenida Venancio Aires 3207, Santo
         Angelo - RS, 98803-000, Brazil
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