delara news Delaware Amateur Radio Association, Delaware OH   VOL 37 NUMBER 5

DX News

Here’s where they’re operating - go get ‘em!

RODRIGUEZ ISLAND, 3B9.  Operators Jacky, FR4NP, Bruno, FR4PF, Emile, FR4PM, Jean, FR5CB and Patrick, FR5FC will be QRV as 3B9RUN from May 11 to 16.  Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using SSB and FT8. QSL via EA7FTR. MOZAMBIQUE, C9.  Members of the Lions DX Team are QRV as C8T from Bilene-Macia, Gaza until May 15.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters, including 60 meters and 2 meter EME, using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL via ON1DX. PHILIPPINES, DU.  Press, N6SS is QRV as DU6/N6SS from Sibalom, Antique Province, Panay Island, IOTA OC-129, until May 17.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW and FT8.  QSL to home call. SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, E5.  Bruce, WB7OTC is QRV as E51OTC from Rarotonga Island, IOTA OC-013, Aitutaki Island, IOTA OC-083, and Atiu Island, IOTA OC-083, until May 18.  Activity is on the HF bands using QRP power.  QSL to home call. CANARY ISLANDS, EA8.  Members of the Union de Radioaficionados de Las Palmas are QRV with special call EG8CID until May 30 to commemorate Canary Islands Day that occurs on May 30.  QSL via EA8URL. LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0.  A group from the Ynomy DX Club will be QRV as HB0/PG8M/p and HB0/PH0NO/p from various World Flora-Fauna sites and nature reserves on May 12 and 13.  Activity will be on 80 to 2 meters, including 60 meters, using CW and SSB with two stations. QSL via operators' instructions. REPUBLIC OF KOREA, HL.  Special event station HL50IARU is QRV until the end of October 2018 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of IARU Region III. ITALY, I.  Special event station 4U29MAY is QRV until the end of June 2018 to commemorate the International Day of UN Peacekeepers that occurs on May 29.  QSL via 9A2AA. JAPAN, JA.  Take, JI3DST will be QRV with special call sign, 8J3XXIII/3 from Tanga Island, IOTA AS- 117, on May 12 and 13. Activity will be on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, FM, RTTY, JT65 and FT8.  Operations may vary based on local conditions.  QSL via the bureau.            SLOVAK REPUBLIC, OM.  Members of the radio club Horec are QRV with special event call OM75TESLA until the end of the year to commemorate Nikola Tesla's death 75 years ago.  QSL via OM3KHT. NETHERLANDS, PA.  Special event station PB18MILL will be QRV on May 12 and 13 for the Mills on the Air event.  Activity will be on the HF bands.  QSL direct to PB7Z. CURACAO, PJ2.  Savvas, SV2AEL is QRV as PJ2/SV2AEL until May 15. Activity is holiday style on the HF bands.  QSL direct to home call. FRANZ JOSEF LAND, R1/F.  Eugeny, RI1FJ has been QRV using CW on 30 and 20 meters at various times.  QSL via UA2FM. AUSTRALIA, VK.  Special event station VI50IARU3 is QRV until August 31 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of IARU Region III. LORD HOWE ISLAND, VK9L.  Operators Chris, VK3QB, Brenton, VK3YB and Luke, VK3HJ are QRV as VK9LI until May 18.  Activity is on 160 to 17 meters using CW, SSB and FT8.  QSL via VK2CA. TURKS AND CAICOS, VP5.  Mickey, AK5Q is QRV as VP5/AK5Q from Providenciales, IOTA NA- 002, until May 14.  Activity is holiday style on 20 meters using FT8.  QSL to home call. KOSOVO, Z6.  Emir, 9A6AA and Robert, 9A5RBJ will be QRV as Z68AA and Z68RBJ, respectively, from Peja from May 14 to 21.  Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and FT8.  QSL to home calls. The 4 States QRP Group Second Sunday Sprint is scheduled for May 14. The RSGB 80-meter Club Data Championship, Phone Fray and CWops Mini-CWT CW Test are scheduled for May 16. The ARRL International Grid Chase runs during all of 2018.