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PNW DX Convention goes virtual Aug. 7

The Willamette Valley DX Club will host an exciting one-day virtual Pacific Northwest DX Convention Saturday Aug. 7, 2021 via Zoom. All hams are welcome wherever they may be. Registration is free and now open -- event details will be posted on the PNW DX Convention website as they are available.

Visit the 2021 PNW DX Convention website

Contest Corner VIEW THIS WEEK'S CONTESTS

Volta RTTY WW May 8-9 (rules. CQWW WPX CW May 29-30 (rules). ARRL June VHF June 12-14 (rules). All Asian DX CW May 19-20 (rules). RAC Canada Day July 1 (rules). DL-DX RTTY July 3-4 (7QP | IN | DE | New England). IARU HF Championship July 10-11 (7QP).
Recent contest activity... QSO Parties May 1-2 (7QP | IN | DE | New England). Florida QSO Party Apr. 24-25 (rules). BARTG Sprint 75 Apr. 25 (rules). CQMM WW Apr.17-18 (rules). Ontario QSO Party Apr. 17-18 (rules). 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). Post your scores on the 3830 reflector.

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

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.

Read the Membership page

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