What's Happening

Eswatini and Lesotho, Sept.-Oct.

Pista, HA5AO, returns to Eswatini (Swaziland) and Lesotho in September and October. He's active as 3DA0AO from Eswatini from Sept. 15 to the end of the month, then moves to Lesotho as 7P8AO from Oct. 1 to 19.

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Orca Report -- October meeting
The October meeting include lots of announcements and a fascinating presentation by Guy VA7GI about his Collins KWM-1 restoration.

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Contest Corner THIS WEEK'S CONTESTS CQWW DX RTTY Sept. 28-29 (rules). California QSO Party CQP Oct. 5-6 (rules). Russian WW Digital Oct. 5-6 (rules). Makrothen RTTY Oct. 12-13 (rules). JARTS WW RTTY Oct. 19-20 (rules). CQWW DX Phone Oct. 26-27(rules).
Recent contest activity...
BARTG 75 Sprint Sept. 15 (rules). ARRL September VHF Sept. 14-16 (rules). Worked All Europe SSB Sept. 14-15 (rules). All Asia DX Phone Sept. 7-8 (rules). Russian RTTY WW Sep. 7 (rules). SCC RTTY Championship Aug. 24-25 (rules). SARTG WW RTTY Aug. 17-18 (rules). NAQP SSB Aug. 17-18 (rules). Worked All Europe DX CW Aug. 10-11 (rules). NAQP CW Aug. 3-4 (rules). RSGB IOTA July 27-28(rules). CQWW VHF July 20-21 (rules). NAQP RTTY July 20-21 (rules). IARU HF World Championship July 13-14 (rules). DLDX RTTY July 6-7 (rules). RAC Canada Day July 1 (rules). Post your scores on the 3830 reflector.

DX to watch for newest T30L, Western Kiribati Sept. 6-15 3DA0AO, Eswatini (Swaziland) Sept. 15-30 C21W, Nauru Sept. 16-25 7P8AO, Lesotho Oct. 1-19 VP6R, Pitcairn Is. Oct. 18-Nov. 1, 2019 VK9CZ, Cocos Keeling Is. Nov. 12-29, 2019 DXCC Most Wanted List ClubLog 2018
Recent DX activations...
PJ2/VA7AM, Curacao Mar. 26-Apr. 2, 2019
Dave VA7AM will be active as PJ2/VA7AM and operating at PJ2T during CQ WPX SSB Mar. 30-31
ZXX9D, Macau Feb. 11-26, 2019 ZL7/JA0JHQ, Chatham Is. Jan. 17-20, 2019 JD1BMH, Chichi Jima Is. Dec. 17-Jan. 2, 2019 TX0M & TX0A, French Polynesia Dec. 4-18, 2018 ZA/OU2I, Albania Nov. 21-26, 2018 VK9XQ, Christmas Is. Nov. 10-17, 2018 Ducie Is., VP6D: Oct. 20-Nov. 3, 2018 Curacao, PJ2/VA7AM: Oct. 23-Nov. 2, 2018 and PJ2T for CQWW SSB Kosovo, Z68HZ: Aug. 17-27, 2018 Baker Is., KH1/KH7Z: June 27-July 7, 2018 Mozambique, C8T: May 2-15, 2018 Bouvet Is., 3Y0Z: Jan. 20-Feb. 3, 2018 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 North Cook Is., E51AMF: Jan. 11-Feb. 6, 2017

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