What's Happening

2018 BCQP coming Feb. 3-4

Make plans to be part of the 2018 running of the BC QSO Party. This year features expanded hours over two sessions.

View the rules for BCQP 2018 (Feb. 3-4, 2018)

2018 BC Results (PDF) | 2017 W/VE/DX Results (PDF)

View BCQP reports for all years since 2012

Orca Report -- Jan. 9 meeting
Set the date to participate in the BC QSO Party on Feb. 3 and 4, with extended hours this year. Also, remember to renew your Orca membership -- it's easy via PayPal or Interac email transfer.

Read the Orca Report

2018 PNW DX Convention Aug. 3-5

This year's 63rd annual Pacific Northwest DX Convention -- August 3 ro 5 -- is hosted by Orca DX and Contest Club. Register now to attend the convention at Inn at the Quay in New Westminster.

Visit the 2018 PNW DX Convention website

Membership Renewal
Club members are reminded that 2018 dues are $24 -- they can be paid by PayPal or cheque/check. More...

Join the club!
The Orca DX and Contest Club always welcomes new members. See who has already joined!

VA7AM at PJ2T Curacao in March

Dave VA7AM will be operating at PJ2T in Curacao for WPX SSB and as PJ2/VA7AM outside the contest, from March 20 to 27. Check out this drone's-eye view of the PJ2T contest station on the island of Curacao.

Visit the PJ2T website | View the PJ2T flyover

DX to watch for newest Bouvet Is., 3Y0Z: Jan. 20-Feb. 28, 2018 Mozambique, C8T: May 2-15, 2018 North Korea, P5/3Z9DX: Up to 5 days, Dates TBA DXCC Most Wanted List ClubLog 2017
Recent DX activations...
Brunei, V85/KC0W: Nov. 24-Dec. 10, 2017 Seychelles, S79K: Nov. 25-26, 2017 Cocos Keeling Is., VK9CZ: Oct. 23-Nov. 17, 2017 Christmas Is., VK9XGJ: Oct. 1-21, 2017 Guatemala, TG9BBV TG9/VE7BV: Dwight will be on from TG9 Apr. 21-May 15, 2017 Cocos Keeling Is., VK9CGJ: Sep. 12-30, 2017 Curacao, PJ2/VA7AM: Dave operated from PJ2 Mar. 20 to 27, 2017 (WPX SSB with PJ2T) Austral Is., FO/A: Feb. 15-Mar. 3, 2017 (VE7KW VA7DX W5RF) North Cook Is., E51AMF: Jan. 11-Feb. 6, 2017

Contest Corner THIS WEEK'S CONTESTS
CQ 160M Jan. 26-28 (rules). BARTG RTTY Sprint Jan. 28-29 (rules). BC QSO Party Feb. 3-4 (rules). CQWW WPX RTTY Feb. 10-11 (rules). ARRL Intl. DX CW Feb. 17-18 (rules).
Recent contest activity... NAQP SSB Jan. 20-21 (rules). NAQP CW Jan. 13-14 (rules). ARRL RTTY Roundup Jan. 6-7 (rules). SARTG New Year RTTY Jan. 1 (rules). RAC Winter Dec 30 (rules). OK DX RTTY Dec 16 (rules). ARRL 10M Dec 9-10 (rules). 10M RTTY Dec. 3 (rules). ARRL 160M Dec. 1-3 (rules). CQWW DX CW Nov. 25-26 (rules). ARRL Sweepstakes Phone Nov. 18-20 (rules). Worked All Europe RTTY Nov. 11-12 (rules). JIDX Phone Nov. 11-12 (rules). ARRL Sweepstakes CW Nov. 4-6 (rules). Post your scores on the 3830 reflector.

Club members are encouraged to join our Orca DXCC Yahoo! Group to get the latest club info.