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2021 BC QSO Party BCQP logs received

The Feb. 22 log submission deadline for the BC QSO Party has passed. Check to see if your log is on the list of logs received.

Check the BCQP Rules for reporting

View final list of logs received

Contest Corner VIEW THIS WEEK'S CONTESTS

CQMM WW Apr.17-18 (rules). Ontario QSO Party Apr. 17-18 (rules). Florida QSO Party Apr. 24-25 (rules). BARTG Sprint 75 Apr. 25 (rules). QSO Parties May 1-2 (7QP | IN | DE | New England). Volta RTTY WW May 8-9 (rules.
Recent contest activity... JIDX CW Apr. 10-11 (rules). FT8 DX Apr. 10-11 (rules). QSO Parties Apr. 10-11 (NE | NM | GA | ND). SP DX Apr. 3-4 (rules). EA RTTY Apr. 3-4 (rules). CQ WPX SSB Mar. 27-28 (rules). BARTG HF RTTY Mar. 20-22 (rules). Russian DX Mar. 20-21 (rules). RSGB Commonwealth (BERU) Mar. 13-14 (rules). ARRL DX Phone Mar. 6-7 (rules). FT4 DX Contest Feb. 27-28 (rules). NAQP RTTY Feb. 27-28 (rules). CQ 160M SSB Feb. 26-28 (rules). ARRL Intl. DX CW Feb. 20-21 (rules). CQWW WPX RTTY Feb. 13-14 (rules). BC QSO Party Feb. 6-7 (rules). Mexico XE RTTY Feb. 6-7 (rules). European Union EU DX Feb. 6-7 (rules). Post your scores on the 3830 reflector.

Orca Report: Jan. 28 virtual meeting
The first club gathering of 2021 was a virtual Zoom event January 28, and the first meeting since the global pandemic began. Catch up on all sorts of club and contest news in the report by Rebecca VA7BEC.

Read the Orca Report

Orca waives fees for 2021
Orca DXCC membership is free for 2021! The club directors have agreed that membership fees for this year, which are usually due in January, will be $0 -- zero dollars -- and fees for 2022 (due next January) will be $20. So, all new, renewing or returning members get a welcome freebie for 2021.

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DXpeditions postponed

Several major DXpeditions have announced travel postponements until the pandemic situation improves. See DX to Watch for updates.

DX to watch for newest XR0YSP, Easter Is. Postponed to 2021 W8S, Swains Is. Postponed to 2021 TT8RR, Chad (TT8XX on FT8) Postponed to 2021 KH6VV/KH4, Midway Is. Postponed to 2021 CY0, Sable Is. Postponed to 2021 KH6VV/KH4, Midway Is. September 2021 3Y0I, Bouvet DXpedition update A25VR, Botswana (Dave VE7VR) Apr. 2022 DXCC Most Wanted List ClubLog 2019
Recent DX activations...
TX0T, Tatakoto Atoll Oct. 29-Nov. 5 TX8A, New Caledonia Mar. 10-18 TO7DL, Reunion Is. Mar. 4-16 VP8PJ, South Orkney Feb. 21-Mar. 6 5I4, Zanzibar Feb. 4-18