DX News – 13 August 2017

| August 11, 2017

Special station 4A2MAX from St Maximilian Maria Kolbe Temple in Monterrey on 13 to 19 August. Activity will be on the HF bands and six metres SSB, CW and digital modes. Born in 1894, Father Kolbe, SP3RN died on 14 August 1941 at Auschwitz. QSL via Logbook of The World, eQSL and Club Log.

YB72RI is a special call sign celebrating the 72nd anniversary of the Republic of Indonesia until 17 August. Activity takes place from all Indonesian provinces and ORARI districts, using YB72RI/0 to YB72RI/9.  See YB2RI on QRZ.com for details.

Two Alaskan IOTA islands will be activated by Mike, VE7ACN. He will be operating as AL3/AA7CH from Hinchinbrook Island, NA-042, until 15 August and as NL6/AA7CH from Kayak Island, NA-157, from the 18th to the 28th. All QSLs to his Canadian call.

Alex, F4GHS will be operating holiday style from two different locations in the South Cook Islands until 25 August. He will use the call sign E51GHS. QSLs go via his home call.

Martti, OH2BH and Henri, OH3JR, signing as OJ0BH and OJ0JR, respectively, will be on the air until 19 August, using the new FT8 digital mode from Market Reef.

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