DX News

| November 18, 2012

HB9OAU will be on the air as 8Q7AU from the Maldives, IOTA reference AS-013, between 26 November and 11 December. Activity will be holiday style on 10 through to 80 metres, SSB only. QSL via his home callsign, direct or by the bureau.

Dave, WJ2O will be active as 8P9DF from Barbados, which is IOTA reference NA-021, from 20 to 28 November, including an entry in the CQ WW DX CW Contest. He will operate almost entirely CW, with a focus on 30, 17 and 12 metres outside the contest. QSl via his home callsign.

UU5WW, UU0JR and UT5JCW will be active as 3W2J from Vietnam on 22 to 28 November. The main activity will be during the CQ WW DX CW Contest; outside the contest they will operate CW, SSB and RTTY on 10, 15, 20, 40 and 80m. All of the QSOs will be confirmed automatically via the bureau and LoTW. Direct cards via K2PF; an OQRS will be provided by Club Log. Further information can be found at www.3w2j.com.

Look for 9H3OG and 9H3TX to be active from Gozo, Malta, which is IOTA reference EU-023, on 21 to 26 November. Their activity will include a Multi-Two entry in the CQ WW DX CW Contest as 9H3TX. QSL via DL4HG and DL5XAT respectively.

Prefix hunters should look out for the special Mongolian prefix of JU850 until 21 November. The regular JT prefixes can be replaced to celebrate the 850th birthday of Genghis Khan.

Category: GB2RS DX News