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Hasta 01/08

AT2THC: Indicativo especial

VU - AT2THC is a Indicativo especial used until 1 Agosto by the Tripura Ham Radio Club in Agartala to provide assistance during the COVID-19 emergency. QSL via VU2LJB.
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Hasta 01/08

II0ICEH: Indicativo especial

I - Members of the Italian Naval Old Rhythmers Club (www.inorc.it) will be active as II0ICEH from 18 Julio to 1 Agosto. They will operate only CW. All QSOs will be confirmed automatically via the bureau. A certificate will be available; see https://www.qrz.com/db/II0ICEH for information. ICEH was the callsign of the Italian ocean liner 'Andrea Doria', most famous for her sinking on 26 Julio 1956, after the Swedish MS 'Stockholm' collided with her off the coast of Nantucket, Massachusetts. [TNX IN3MDR]
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Hasta 03/08

TM11AD: Indicativo especial (France)

F - Radio club F4KKE at Saint-Martin-des-Besaces (Normandy) will oper- ate CW, SSB and digital modes as TM11AD from 31 Julio to 3 Agosto to commemorate the role played by the British 11th Armoured Division during Operation Bluecoat (Julio-Agosto 1944). QSL via Club Log's OQRS, LoTW, or via the bureau to F4KKE.
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Hasta 05/08

OH3OJ/1: Kaurissalo Island (EU-096)

OH - Jukka, OH3OJ will be active as OH3OJ/1 from Kaurissalo Island (EU- 096) from 30 Julio to 5 Agosto. He will operate CW, FT8 and some SSB on 80-6 metres. QSL via Club Log's OQRS, LoTW, or via home call (bureau preferred).
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Hasta 07/08

AU2CVD: Indicativo especial

VU - Other special COVID-19 stations from India include: AT2HWC ('Health Warriors against Coronavirus') operated by VU3ZHA until 14 Julio; AT2SAH ('Stay At Home') operated by VU3USI until 19 Agosto; AT2SHW ('Salute to Health Warriors') operated by VU2HW until 30 Junio; AT9FC ('Fighting Covid') operated by VU2AK until 14 Julio; AU2CVD operated by VU3CGT until 7 Agosto; AU2FC ('Fighting Covid') operated by VU2WSX until 9 Septiembre. An updated list of COVID-19 callsigns is maintained by VU2JOS at https://qsl.net/vu2jos/covid.pdf. [TNX The Daily DX]
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Hasta 08/08

GB100RS: Indicativo especial (England)

G - Marking the 100th anniversary of the formation of the Royal Corps of Signals, Indicativo especial GB100RS will be operated by members of the Royal Signals ARS from England on 28 Junio-8 Agosto, Northern Ireland on 9 Agosto-5 Septiembre, Wales on 6 Septiembre-3 Octubre, and Scotland on 4-17 Octubre. Additionally, GB100RCS will be active from the HQ station at Blandford Camp, Dorset as soon as permission to reopen it is received. See https://rsars.org.uk/ for more information.
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Hasta 12/08

4X2BESAFE: Indicativo especial

STAY AT HOME ---> Other Indicativo especial joining the Stay Home campaign and/ or showing support for health care professionals and other key workers during the COVID-19 pandemic include: Callsign DXCC QSL ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- 3G2HOME Chile LoTW only 4U2STAYHOME Austria UA3DX 4X2BESAFE Israel 4Z1TL 26/04-12/08 5W19STAYSAFE Samoa LoTW only CB3STAYHOME Chile LoTW, or via EA5GL (direct) GB0CCW England LoTW, or via M0LXD GB0EDH England operated by G0NQZ 21/04-18/05 GB0KYD England operated by M0OWS 18/04-16/05 GB1HSC No. Ireland GI7SBF 20/04-17/05 GB2SH England eQSL only 20/04-17/05 GB4KW England eQSL only GB5KW England operated by M0TXX GB9KW England eQSL only HA0HOME Hungary HA0DX HA0STAY Hungary HA0DX HA127STAY Hungary HA9BA IO6STAY Italy IK6QON (direct) 22/04-20/07 K2H USA - 01/05-31/05 OD50SH Lebanon IZ8CLM OD5STAYHOME Lebanon IZ8CLM OE1STAYHOME Austria LoTW and eQSL only OR4LIFE Belgium ON6YX OR7LIFE Belgium ON4OB PE6STAYHOME Netherlands operated by PE1EVX TC3STAYHOME Turkey TA3X XR3STAYHOME Chile eQSL only
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Hasta 15/08

9M4COVID19: Indicativo especial (W/E Malaysia)

9M - Members of the Malaysian Amateur Radio Transmitters Society will operate three Indicativos especiales starting on 15 Mayo for three months: 9M4STAYHOME, 9M4COVID and 9M4DUDUKRUMAH ('stay home' in Malay). Operations will take place from various locations all over Malaysia, with expected activity on the HF and VHF bands SSB, CW and digital modes. QSLs direct to 9W2PD, or via the MARTS bureau.
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Hasta 15/08

9M4DUDUKRUMAH: Indicativo especial (W/E Malaysia)

9M - Members of the Malaysian Amateur Radio Transmitters Society will operate three Indicativos especiales starting on 15 Mayo for three months: 9M4STAYHOME, 9M4COVID and 9M4DUDUKRUMAH ('stay home' in Malay). Operations will take place from various locations all over Malaysia, with expected activity on the HF and VHF bands SSB, CW and digital modes. QSLs direct to 9W2PD, or via the MARTS bureau.
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Hasta 15/08

9M4STAYHOME: Indicativo especial (W/E Malaysia)

9M - Members of the Malaysian Amateur Radio Transmitters Society will operate three Indicativos especiales starting on 15 Mayo for three months: 9M4STAYHOME, 9M4COVID and 9M4DUDUKRUMAH ('stay home' in Malay). Operations will take place from various locations all over Malaysia, with expected activity on the HF and VHF bands SSB, CW and digital modes. QSLs direct to 9W2PD, or via the MARTS bureau.
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Hasta 15/08

CN21: special prefix

CN - Taking part in the annual Throne Day's celebrations, members of the Association Royale des Radioamateurs du Maroc (ARRAM) will be using the special prefix CN21 between 28 Julio and 15 Agosto. Throne Day is a public holiday in Morocco that commemorates the enthrone- ment of the incumbent monarch. Since 1999, it has been celebrated on 30 Julio.
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Hasta 15/08

LN1V: Stord Island (EU-055)

LA - Tom, LA4LN is now active as LN1V from Stord Island (EU-055, Locator JO29qs) until mid-Agosto. He is QRV mainly on 6 metres using digi- tal modes, although he can operate on all bands and modes. QSL direct to home call. [TNX OPDX Bulletin]
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Hasta 18/08

AT0II: Indicativo especial

VU - A couple of other COVID-19 Indicativos especiales from India are AT2SON ('Save Our Nation') operated by VU3ZIG, and AT0II ('Improve Immuni- ty') operated by VU2DCT until 18 Agosto. QSL via home calls.
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Hasta 19/08

AT2SAH: Indicativo especial

VU - Other special COVID-19 stations from India include: AT2HWC ('Health Warriors against Coronavirus') operated by VU3ZHA until 14 Julio; AT2SAH ('Stay At Home') operated by VU3USI until 19 Agosto; AT2SHW ('Salute to Health Warriors') operated by VU2HW until 30 Junio; AT9FC ('Fighting Covid') operated by VU2AK until 14 Julio; AU2CVD operated by VU3CGT until 7 Agosto; AU2FC ('Fighting Covid') operated by VU2WSX until 9 Septiembre. An updated list of COVID-19 callsigns is maintained by VU2JOS at https://qsl.net/vu2jos/covid.pdf. [TNX The Daily DX]
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Hasta 29/08

DZ30SH: Indicativo especial

DU - DZ30SH is the Indicativo especial for the Ham Society of the Philip- pines (DX3H) to join the Stay Home campaign. Look for activity until 29 Agosto, with Boy, 4F3OM as primary operator. QSL via LoTW and eQSL.
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Hasta 31/08

4U25B: Indicativo especial (Italy)

I - The 4U1GSC Amateur Radio Club will be active as 4U25B from 24 Octubre until 31 Agosto 2020 to mark the 25th anniversary of the United Nations Logistics Base (since 2010 known as UN Global Service Center) in Brindisi DXCC wise, it counts for Italy. QSL via 9A2AA.
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Hasta 31/08

AU2STH: Indicativo especial

VU - Special COVID-19 stations from India include AT2SHI (QSL via eQSL, or direct to VU2UUU), AT2TNX (QSL via Club Log's OQRS, or direct to VU2KWJ), AT20SH (QSL via Club Log's OQRS, or direct to VU2HIT), AT9SS (QSL via VU2NSL and LoTW) and AU2STH (QSL direct to VU2JAU). Additionally, providing assistance to the local governments are AU2COV and AU2IAG from Kolkata (West Bengal), as well as AT2GOK from Bengaluru (Karnataka).
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Hasta 31/08

VI250COOK: Indicativo especial

VK - VI250COOK is a special event callsign granted to the Cairns Amateur Radio Club (VK4CNS) for use from 1 Mayo to 31 Agosto. It commemo- rates the 250th anniversary since Captain James Cook and the HMS Endeavour charted the East Coast of Australia, sailing from what is now Sydney to what is now Cooktown.
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Hasta 31/08

VI50AWS: Indicativo especial

VK - VI50AWS is the special callsign for the Western and Northern Suburbs Amateur Radio Club (VK3AWS, https://www.wansarc.org.au/) to celebrate its 50th anniversary. The Indicativo especial was allocated on 1 Marzo and will be available for club members to use until 31 Agosto.
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Hasta 09/09

AU2FC: Indicativo especial

VU - Other special COVID-19 stations from India include: AT2HWC ('Health Warriors against Coronavirus') operated by VU3ZHA until 14 Julio; AT2SAH ('Stay At Home') operated by VU3USI until 19 Agosto; AT2SHW ('Salute to Health Warriors') operated by VU2HW until 30 Junio; AT9FC ('Fighting Covid') operated by VU2AK until 14 Julio; AU2CVD operated by VU3CGT until 7 Agosto; AU2FC ('Fighting Covid') operated by VU2WSX until 9 Septiembre. An updated list of COVID-19 callsigns is maintained by VU2JOS at https://qsl.net/vu2jos/covid.pdf. [TNX The Daily DX]
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Hasta 15/09

9G5GS: Ghana

9G - Currently QRV 'from a temporary location in Accra', Matteo, IZ4YGS will be active again as 9G5GS from Sanzule, Ghana from 8 Agosto to 15 Septiembre. In his spare time he will operate SSB and FT8 (Fox & Hound on 3590, 7056, 10131, 14090, 18095, 21091, 24926 and 28091 kHz), as well as USB on the QO-100 Geostationary satellite. QSL via Club Log's OQRS, LoTW, eQSL, or direct to home call.
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Hasta 15/09

YO19STAYHOME: Indicativo especial

YO - Members of the Federatia Romana de Radioamatorism will use Indicativo especial YO19STAYHOME from 15 Abril to 15 Septiembre. QSL via LoTW and eQSL. See http://www.hamradio.ro/yo19stayhome/en/index.php for information about the certificate.
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Hasta 15/09

YO1STAYHOME: Indicativo especial

STAY AT HOME ---> Further Indicativos especiales joining the Stay Home campaign and/or showing support for health care professionals and other key workers during the COVID-19 pandemic include: Callsign DXCC QSL ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- 6Y6STAYHOME Jamaica EA5GL (direct) AT20SH India VU2HIT (direct) or Club Log's OQRS AT2SHI India VU2UUU (direct) AT2TNX India VU2KWJ (direct) or Club Log's OQRS AT9SS India LoTW/VU2NSL 29/04-28/07 AU2STH India VU2JAU (direct) Hasta 31/05 CB2HOME Chile LoTW only Hasta 14/07 EH7STAYHOME Spain LoTW/EB7DX GB0GIG Wales bureau 01/05-28/05 GB1CCW England eQSL 01/05-14/05 GB1KEY Wales see qrz.com 01/05-28/05 GB2CCW England eQSL 15/05-31/05 GB2SHS England eQSL 03/05-24/05 GB5SAH England LoTW/G4XEX 01/05-28/05 OZ7STAYHOME Denmark LoTW/OZ7DK PC19STAYSAFE Netherlands PA7HPH from 21/05 VI20SH Australia LoTW and eQSL Hasta 06/07 YO1STAYHOME Romania LoTW and eQSL Hasta 15/09
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Hasta 02/10

DM30RSV: Indicativo especial

DL - Special callsign DM30RSV will be active from 24 Marzo to 2 Octubre to commemorate the formation of the Radiosportverband e.V. (Radio Sport Union), the first independent national amateur radio club in the German Democratic Republic. The activity period of DM30RSV will mirror the actual lifespan of the RSV thirty years ago. QSL via the bureau, LoTW, eQSL, or direct to DK5ON; logsearch on Club Log. A certificate will be availabe; see http://www.70darc.club/ for information.
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Hasta 01/12

HA70MAV: Indicativo especial

HA - The Hungarian FIRAC group is active as HA70MAV until 1 Diciembre in celebration of the 70th Railway Day. The Indicativo especial's suffix stands for Magyar Allamvasutak, 'Hungarian State Railways'. QSL via LoTW and eQSL only.
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Hasta 17/12

DL250BTHVN: Indicativo especial

DL - Special callsign DL250BTHVN will be active from Bonn between 16 Diciembre and 17 Diciembre 2020, during the Beethoven Anniversary Year. Ludwig van Beethoven, one of the greatest composers of all time, was born in Bonn on 16 Diciembre 1770. More information will be available on https://dl250bthvn.de/.
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Hasta 31/12

4A15DXXE: Indicativo especial

XE - Celebrating the 15th anniversary of the DXXE Group, Indicativo especial 4A15DXXE will be active on all bands and modes and from different locations in Mexico betweeen 20 Enero and 31 Diciembre. QSL via LoTW only. DXXE Group's members in other countries will join the celebrations: CO8ZZ as T40DXXE from Cuba (20-31 Enero), EA5BB as AO15DXXE from Spain (1-15 Abril), EA8RM as AO15DXXE/8 from the Canary Islands (1-15 Abril), and F4GVO as TM15DXXE from France (1-15 Abril).
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Hasta 31/12

5B60: special prefix (Cyprus)

5B - Celebrating the 60th anniversary since the proclamation of the Republic of Cyprus, all members of CARS (Cyprus Amateur Radio Society, https://www.cyhams.org/wp/) members are allowed to replace their current prefix with 5B60 from 1 Enero until 31 Diciembre 2020. For instance, 5B4AIF will be active as 5B60AIF, 5B4AIX as 5B60AIX, 5B4ALJ as 5B60ALJ, 5B4ALX as 5B60ALX, 5B4AMR as 5B60AMR, 5B4AMT as 5B60AMT. See qrz.com for QSLing instructions.
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Hasta 31/12

8N6SHURI: Indicativo especial

JA - JARL's Okinawa Branch will operate special station 8N6SHURI throughout 2020 to support the reconstruction of Shuri Castle, whose main courtyard structures were destroyed in a fire on 1 Octubre 2019. QSL via the bureau. A UNESCO World Heritage site, for 450 years Shuri Castle was the royal court and administrative centre of the Ryukyu Kingdom, as well as the cultural heart of the Ryukyu Islands.
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Hasta 31/12

9A63AA: Indicativo especial

9A - 9A63AA is the Indicativo especial that Tom, 9A2AA is using until the the end of the year to mark his 63rd year in amateur radio. QSL via home call. [TNX 9A2AA]
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Hasta 31/12

DF70DARC and DP70DARC: Indicativos especiales

DL - Celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Deutscher Amateur Radio Club (the German IARU society), Indicativos especiales DF70DARC and DP70DARC will be active from 1 Enero to 31 Diciembre. QSL via the bureau, LoTW, eQSL, or direct to DK5DC; logsearch on Club Log. See http://www.70darc.club/ for information on the DARC 70 Award.
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Hasta 31/12

DL100BKW: Indicativo especial

DL - Special callsign DL100BKW will be active throughout 2020 to mark the 100th anniversary of the first broadcast transmission from the Radio Station Koenigs Wusterhausen (22 Diciembre 1920), which is regarded as the birth of statutorily regulated broadcasting in Germany (https://100jahrerundfunk.de/english/). QSL via Club log's OQRS; paper QSLs are not needed. A certificate will be available, see qrz.com for information.
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Hasta 31/12

DL2020R: Indicativo especial

DL - Heiko, DK3DM and others are active as DL2020R until the end of the year to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the German reunification process. QSL via Club Log's OQRS (bureau or direct), or direct only to M0SDV.
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Hasta 31/12

DL250BEETH: Indicativo especial

DL - DL250BEETH is another Indicativo especial commemorating Ludwig van Beethoven's 250th anniversary. It will be used by the Kerpen local branch of DARC from 8 Febrero to 31 Diciembre. QSL via DJ6SI.
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Hasta 31/12

DL30GER: Indicativo especial

DL - Yannick, DK1YH and others will be active as DL30GER from 31 Decem- ber 2019 until 31 Diciembre 2020 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the German reunification process. QSL via the bureau, eQSL, or direct to DK1YH.
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Hasta 31/12

DL35SDR: Indicativo especial

DL - DL35SDR is the Indicativo especial for the Deutscher Amateur Radio Club (DARC) to mark 35 years of software-defined radio (SDR) technology throughout 2020. It also honours Ulrich L. Rohde, DJ2LR (N1UL), who was the first to describe the possibilities and perspectives of SDR in 1985. QSL via the bureau.
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Hasta 31/12

HB40HTC and HB40HC: Indicativos especiales (Switzerland)

HB9 - HB40HTC and HB40HC are the callsigns for the Helvetia Telegraphy Club to celebrate its 40th anniversary in 2020. QSL via the bureau and LoTW. A special activity programme - the HB Open CW Activity (HB-OCWA) Award - will be in place throughout the year to mark the anniversary, help activate the Indicativos especiales and also 'inspire amateur radio operators in Switzerland and elsewhere to increase CW activity on the HF bands. The intent of the award is to encourage and reward them for conducting sustained CW conversations rather than short-duration CW signal reports'. See https://hb-ocwa.ch/ for detailed information.
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Hasta 31/12

HF90TPAR, HF90TPBB, HF90TPBF: Indicativos especiales

SP - Special callsigns 3Z90PZK, HF90PZK, SN90PZK and SP90PZK will be Active from 1 Enero to 31 Diciembre 2020 to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Polish Amateur Radio Union (PZK, Poland's IARU Society). Active during the same period will be also HF90TPAR, HF90TPBB, HF90TPBF, HF90TPBG, HF90TPCF and HF90TPCG, whose suffixes memorialize the callsigns of the founding members of the Lwowski Klub Krotkofalowcow, the first amateur radio club in Poland and forefather of PZK. QSL via operator's instructions.
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Hasta 31/12

HF90TPBG, HF90TPCF, HF90TPCG: Indicativos especiales

SP - Special callsigns 3Z90PZK, HF90PZK, SN90PZK and SP90PZK will be Active from 1 Enero to 31 Diciembre 2020 to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Polish Amateur Radio Union (PZK, Poland's IARU Society). Active during the same period will be also HF90TPAR, HF90TPBB, HF90TPBF, HF90TPBG, HF90TPCF and HF90TPCG, whose suffixes memorialize the callsigns of the founding members of the Lwowski Klub Krotkofalowcow, the first amateur radio club in Poland and forefather of PZK. QSL via operator's instructions.
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Hasta 31/12

II2EMCA: Indicativo especial

I - Michele, IZ2FME will operate CW only as II2EMCA between 1 Julio and 31 Diciembre. The Indicativo especial's suffix stands for Emilio Caimi (1876-1963), the straight key manufacturer whose company supplied the Italian Royal Air Force in the Thirties. QSL via LoTW, or direct to IZ2FME.
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Hasta 31/12

II3STAY: Indicativo especial

I - II3STAY is another 'stay home' callsign, to be used by members of ARI Bruneck/Brunico (IQ3ED) between 12 Mayo and 31 Diciembre. QSL via the bureau, or direct to IN3ZWF.
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Hasta 31/12

JU85UIA: special event station

JT - Special event station JU85UIA will be active through the end of the year in celebration of the 85th anniversary of the University of Internal Affairs in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. QSL direct to JT1CH.
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Hasta 31/12

LN1V: Indicativo especial

LA - The Norwegian National Guard's Radio Amateur Club (LA1V) has been granted permission to use the Indicativo especial LN1V throughout 2020 to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Norway at the end of World War II (8 Mayo 1945). QSL direct to LA4LN. [TNX OPDX Bulletin]
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Hasta 31/12

LX20I: Indicativo especial

LX - LX20I is the special callsign for the LX7I contest station in Eschdorf, Luxembourg to celebrate its 20th anniversary. It will be used for most contests in 2020, starting a single-operator entry in the CQ WW 160-Meter CW Contest (24-26 Enero). QSL via LX2A. A special LX20I Award will be available, see http://lx7i.com/lx20i/ for information.
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Hasta 31/12

LZ50BFRA: Indicativo especial

LZ - Special callsign LZ50BFRA will be active from 26 Abril until the end of the year to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Bulgarian Federation of Radio Amateurs. Founded on 26 Abril 1970, BFRA is the national IARU member society. QSL via LZ1BJ (bureau).
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Hasta 31/12

OE1970WWL: Indicativo especial

OE - OE1970WWL is the Indicativo especial for Wolfgang, OE1WWL to celebrate his golden jubilee in amateur radio during 2020. He will also participate in the CQ WW WPX SSB Contest (28-29 Marzo) as OE0WWL. QSLs via OE1WWL (bureau), LoTW and eQSL.
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Hasta 31/12

OE25: special prefix

OE - Several Austrian stations (OE25AVD, OE25BKC, OE25DMT, OE25JWC and OE25XOA to name a few) will be using the special prefix OE25 from 1 Marzo to 31 Diciembre to mark the 25th anniversary since Austria acceded to the European Union. QSL via operator's instructions.
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Hasta 31/12

OL30DXC: Indicativo especial

OK - Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Czechoslovak DX Club, Indicativo especial OL30DXC will be active on all bands and modes from now until 31 Diciembre. A special QSL card will be sent automatical- ly via the bureau; direct cards go via OK2PXJ.
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Hasta 31/12

OL700CO, OL700DKO, OL700LTV: Indicativos especiales

OK - Special callsigns OL700CO, OL700DKO and OL700LTV are active until 31 Diciembre to mark the 700th anniversary of the Czech city of Dobruska. See http://www.ok1kqi.com/ol700/ol700.html for informa- tion about the award programme. QSL via Club Log's OQRS.
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Hasta 31/12

PA75OV: Indicativo especial

PA - Commemorating the 75th anniversary of Operation Veritable during World War II, Indicativo especial PA75OV will be active throughout 2020, with a special effort on 14-16 Febrero. QSL via PA3ETC. See http://www.pa75ov.nl/ for detailed information about the event.
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Hasta 31/12

PA75VERON: Indicativo especial

PA - Special callsign PA75VERON will be activated throughout 2020 to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Vereniging voor Experimenteel Radio Onderzoek in Nederland, the Dutch IARU society. Activity will be on 40-10 metres FT8. QSL via eQSL and LoTW only.
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Hasta 31/12

S500E: Indicativo especial

S5 - Members of Radio Club Cerkno (http://www.s50e.si) will be active as S500E throughout 2020 to mark half a million QSOs made from the S50E station. The log will be uploaded to LoTW and Club Log on a regular basis, and all QSOs will be confirmed via the bureau early next year. Direct cards should be requested via Club Log's OQRS (preferred), or via S50O. A special S500E T-shirt will be awarded to the stations scoring the highest number of QSOs (band/mode) from each continent and Slovenia. [TNX S50U]
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Hasta 31/12

VI110WIA: Indicativo especial

VK - Special callsign VI110WIA celebrates the 110th anniversary of the Wireless Institute of Australia. Commencing on 1 Junio and ceasing on 31 Diciembre, it is available for use by WIA affiliated clubs and all WIA members. QSL via LoTW and eQSL.
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Hasta 31/12

VK20HOME: Indicativo especial

VK - The Wireless Institute of Australia has joined the 'Stay Home' campaign and be active as VK20HOME between 1 Junio and 31 Diciembre. The Indicativo especial is available for use by WIA affiliated clubs and all WIA members. QSL via LoTW and eQSL.
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Hasta 31/12

YT50SCWC: Indicativo especial

YU - Special callsign YT50SCWC will be activated throughout 2020 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Serbian CW Club. QSL via LoTW, or via YU1MM (direct or bureau).
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Hasta 31/12

ZS1820S: Indicativo especial

ZS - ZS1820S is a Indicativo especial celebrating the 200th anniversary of the arrival of the 1820 British Settlers in the Eastern Cape area of South Africa. The callsign will be active for the rest of the year on various bands and modes. QSL via LoTW and logsearch on Club Log; electronic QSLs can be requested from ZS2EC by email.
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Hasta 31/12

ZS95SARL: Indicativo especial

ZS - Special callsign ZS95SARL will be in use throughout 2020 to celebrate the 95th anniversary of the South African Radio League (SARL), which was founded in Mayo 1925 as the South African Radio Relay League. QSL via the bureau.
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Hasta 31/01/2021

8J1RL: East Ongul Island (AN-015), Antarctica

JA_ant - The 61st Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition's overwintering team at the Syowa Station on East Ongul Island (AN-015), Antarctica includes Taka, JA1AGS and Hiro, JH7JCX. In their spare time they are QRV from the 8J1RL club station, with activity on 40, 30, 20, 17 and 15 metres mainly FT8. They will be there until Enero 2021. QSL via the bureau to 8J1RL, or direct to JG2MLI.
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Hasta 31/01/2021

DA2025C: Indicativo especial

DL - Club station DF0CHE will be active as DA2025C from 1 Febrero to 31 Enero 2021 to support the candidacy of the city of Chemnitz as European Capital of Culture 2025. All QSOs will be confirmed via the bureau and eQSL.
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Hasta 04/04/2021

PE75BORNE: Indicativo especial

PA - Vincent, PE2V will be active as PE75BORNE until 4 Abril 2021 to celebrate both the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the city of Borne during World War II (3 Abril 1945) and the 75th anniver- sary of the VERON, the Dutch IARU society which was founded on 21 Octubre 1945. He will operate SSB, FT8 and FT4 on 80, 40, 20, 10 and 2 metres. QSL via PE2V.
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Hasta 22/04/2021

8J17CALL: Indicativo especial

JA - Special callsign 8J17CALL will be activated from 23 Abril until 22 Abril 2021 by the 7-CALL Amateur Radio Club (JS1YEY), a Tokyo based club station that gathers operators with callsigns in the 7K-7N prefix series - 'a symbol of the golden age of Japanese amateur radio history'. The first 7K call (7K1AAA) was issued on 23 Abril 1990, the last 7-Call was issued on 20 Junio 2003 (7N4XZZ). Over the years some 95% of the 7K-7N stations lost interest in the hobby, and nowadays the 7-Callers are only 17,583 out of the 402,180 Japanese amateurs. See https://7-call.com/en for more information. All QSOs will be confirmed automatically via the bureau, eQSL and LoTW.
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Hasta 30/06/2021

DL73TXL: Indicativo especial

DL - DARC's local branch D13 (Maerkisches Viertel) will operate Indicativo especial DL73TXL from 1 Julio until 30 Junio 2021 to say goodbye to Berlin-Tegel Airport (IATA code TXL), the main international airport of Berlin, which is expected to close permanently in early Noviembre. Along with Gatow and Tempelhof, it played a pivotal role during the Berlin Airlift (1948-1949), organized by the Western Allies to carry supplies to the people of West Berlin.
1521
01/08

GB0YD, GB2YD, GB4YD: Indicativos especiales (England)

G - A number of Denby Dale Amateur Radio Society's members will each be running a special event station on 1 Agosto to celebrate Yorkshire Day: GB2YD, GB4YD, GB5YD, GB6YD, GB8YD, GB8YDS and GB9YDS. Also taking part in the celebrations will be the Pontefract & District Amateur Radio Society as GB0YD, and the Wakefield & District Radio Society as GB0YDS. QSL via operator's instructions.
1525
01/08

GB0YDS, GB8YDS, GB9YDS: Indicativos especiales (England)

G - A number of Denby Dale Amateur Radio Society's members will each be running a special event station on 1 Agosto to celebrate Yorkshire Day: GB2YD, GB4YD, GB5YD, GB6YD, GB8YD, GB8YDS and GB9YDS. Also taking part in the celebrations will be the Pontefract & District Amateur Radio Society as GB0YD, and the Wakefield & District Radio Society as GB0YDS. QSL via operator's instructions.
1525
01/08

GB5YD, GB6YD, GB8YD: Indicativos especiales (England)

G - A number of Denby Dale Amateur Radio Society's members will each be running a special event station on 1 Agosto to celebrate Yorkshire Day: GB2YD, GB4YD, GB5YD, GB6YD, GB8YD, GB8YDS and GB9YDS. Also taking part in the celebrations will be the Pontefract & District Amateur Radio Society as GB0YD, and the Wakefield & District Radio Society as GB0YDS. QSL via operator's instructions.
1525
01/08-02/08

OE25EU: Indicativo especial

OE - OE25EU is a Indicativo especial celebrating the 25th anniversary since Austria acceded to the European Union. It will be used for the first time on 7-8 Marzo, and again on 2-3 Mayo, 6-7 and 21-22 Junio, and during the first full weekends of Julio-Noviembre. All QSOs will be confirmed automatically via the bureau.
1505
01/08-03/08

LA7GIA/p: Lofoten Islands (EU-076)

LA - Ken, LA7GIA expects to be active as LA7GIA/p from the Lofoten Is- lands (EU-076) on 1-3 Agosto. Look for him on 30 and maybe 20m CW. On 29 Julio he operated from Tjotta Island (EU-062). QSL via LoTW.
1526
01/08-31/08

4A2MAX: Indicativo especial

XE - Once again Indicativo especial 4A2MAX will be activated on 1-31 Agosto in remembrance of St. Maximilian Maria Kolbe. Activity will be on 80-6 metres SSB, CW and digital modes. Born in 1894, Father Kolbe (SP3RN) was killed on 14 Agosto 1941 at Auschwitz. QSL via LoTW, eQSL and Club Log's OQRS. A certificate will be available, see https://www.qrz.com/db/4a2max for information.
1525
01/08-31/08

GB1945PE, GB1945PJ, GB75PEACE: Indicativos especiales

G - RSGB Contest Club's members will be active as GB1945PE, GB1945PJ and GB75PEACE on 1-31 Mayo and again on 1-31 Agosto as part of the VE Day and VJ Day celebrations. Look for activity on the HF bands and 6 metres SSB, CW and digital modes. QSLs via LoTW and eQSL only, paper cards will not be available.
1511
01/08-31/08

HL75V: Indicativo especial

HL - Celebrating the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Korea (15 Agosto 1945), members of the Korean Amateur Radio League (KARL) will be active as HL75V on 1-31 Agosto. QSL via 6K0MF.
1526
01/08-31/12

PI75VERON: Indicativo especial

PA - Special event station PI75VERON will active from 1 Agosto to 31 Diciembre to celebrate the 75th anniverary of Vereniging voor Experimenteel Radio Onderzoek in Nederland (VERON), the Dutch IARU society which was founded on 21 Octubre 1945. QSL via PA1AW.
1525
03/08-23/08

TC3GP and TC3GS: Indicativos especiales

TA - Commemorating the 105th anniversary of the Battle of Gallipoli during World War I, special event stations TC3GP and TC3GS will be active on 3-23 Agosto. QSLs via YM3KCN.
1526
04/08-10/08

IM0/IU4HRJ: Maddalena Island (EU-041)

IS0 - Simone, IU4HRJ will be active as IM0/IU4HRJ from Maddalena Island (EU-041), Sardinia on 4-10 Agosto. He will operate SSB and digital modes on 40-10 metresand 2m. QSL via home call. [TNX NG3K]
1526
06/08-07/08

OJ0/OH3BRJ and OJ0/OH3BRK: Market Reef (EU-053)

OJ0 - Tommi, OH3BRJ and his son Valtteri, OH3BRK will be active as OJ0/OH3BRJ and OJ0/OH3BRK from Market Reef (EU-053) on 6-7 Agosto. They will operate SSB RTTY, FT8/FT4 on 80-6 metres. QSLs via LoTW, or via home calls (direct and bureau). [TNX NG3K]
1526
06/08-14/09

TK/DJ0TP: Corsica (EU-014)

TK - Frans, DJ0TP will be active as TK/DJ0TP from Corsica (EU-014) from 6 Agosto to 14 Septiembre. During the International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend (22-23 Agosto) he will operate from the Phare d'Alistro. QSL via LoTW, or via home call (direct and bureau). [TNX DJ0TP]
1526
09/08-20/08

SV8/IK6QON: Kerkyra Island (EU-052)

SV - Francesco, IK6QON will be active as SV8/IK6QON from Kerkyra Island (EU-052) on 9-20 Agosto. He will operate CW and SSB on 40-6 metres. QSL via home call. [TNX NG3K]
1526
09/08-06/09

GB100RS: Indicativo especial (Northern Ireland)

G - Marking the 100th anniversary of the formation of the Royal Corps of Signals, Indicativo especial GB100RS will be operated by members of the Royal Signals ARS from England on 28 Junio-8 Agosto, Northern Ireland on 9 Agosto-5 Septiembre, Wales on 6 Septiembre-3 Octubre, and Scotland on 4-17 Octubre. Additionally, GB100RCS will be active from the HQ station at Blandford Camp, Dorset as soon as permission to reopen it is received. See https://rsars.org.uk/ for more information.
1518
22/08

TM5ISY: Indicativo especial (France)

F - Mado, F1EOY and others will be active as TM5ISY on 5 and 13 Junio, and at various other times until 14 Octubre. The Indicativo especial is in memory of Carine Dubois, F5ISY, who passed away on 3 Noviembre 2019. QSL via F1EOY.
1517
22/08-23/08

International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend

ILLW 2020 ---> Normally held on the third full weekend in Agosto, the 23rd International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend (https://illw.net/) has been moved to 22-23 Agosto. The change is out of respect for those commemorating the 75th anniversary of Victory in the Pacific (VP) day on 15 Agosto.
1519
Agosto

GB80BRS and GB80CH: Indicativos especiales (England)

G - Two special event stations will be active in Agosto to mark the critical role that radar played in the Battle of Britain 80 years ago. GB80BRS will be operated to commemorate Bawdsey Radar Station in Suffolk, which was the location of the world's first operational radar station. GB80CH will be operated from Chelmsford in Essex, which has the most complete surviving radar tower from the Battle of Britain; the callsign's suffix stands for Chain Home, the code- name for the ring of coastal early warning radar stations built by the Royal Air Force.
1525
Agosto

II4CLT: Indicativo especial

I - ARI Fidenza will use a series of Indicativos especiales throughout 2020 to commemorate twelve major events and achievements in Guglielmo Marconi's life: Enero II4BRN Marconi's birth (1874) Febrero II4MLB First radio broadcast of a musical performance: Dame Nellie Melba's song recital (1920) Marzo II4MCY Foundation of the first 'Marconi Company' (1897) Abril II4FTX First transatlantic radio signals transmission (1901) Mayo II4TEA First radio message between the United States and the United Kingdom (1903) Junio II4REP Rescue of the ocean liner 'Republic' (1909) Julio II4NBL Marconi is awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics (1909) Agosto II4CLT Inauguration of the radio station at Coltano (1911) Septiembre II4PTN Marconi applies for his first patent (1896) Octubre II4LGH Marconi switches on the lights at Sydney Town Hall from Genoa via wireless transmission (1930) Noviembre II4RVT Inauguration of Vatican Radio (1931) Diciembre II4MDY Marconi Day at Chicago World's Fair (1933) QSLs via IQ4FE, bureau or direct. See http://arifidenza.hamlogs.net for the 'Marconi: Genius and Brainwave' award.
1495
Agosto

LZ662MI: Indicativo especial

LZ - Once again Radio Club Blagovestnik (LZ1KCP) will use twelve Indicativos especiales throughout 2020 to honour as many different Orthodox saints: LZ1908IK (Enero), LZ34WGI (Febrero), LZ250KD (Marzo), LZ603IL (Abril), LZ177GL (Mayo), LZ734PA (Junio), LZ551MS (Julio), LZ662MI (Agosto), LZ595IP (Septiembre), LZ1891AO (Octubre), LZ350PI (Noviembre) and LZ1263AN (Diciembre). QSL via the bureau or direct to P.O. Box 36, 4300 Karlovo, Bulgaria. Details on the 'All Saints 2020' award can be found at http://www.lz1kcp.com/.
1496
Agosto

OH1TD: Korpo Island (EU-096)

OH - Tony, OH1TD is active again from his summer QTH on Korpo Island (EU-096) until Septiembre. QSL via home call, direct or bureau.
1524
05/09-06/09

OE25EU: Indicativo especial

OE - OE25EU is a Indicativo especial celebrating the 25th anniversary since Austria acceded to the European Union. It will be used for the first time on 7-8 Marzo, and again on 2-3 Mayo, 6-7 and 21-22 Junio, and during the first full weekends of Julio-Noviembre. All QSOs will be confirmed automatically via the bureau.
1505
06/09-03/10

GB100RS: Indicativo especial (Wales)

G - Marking the 100th anniversary of the formation of the Royal Corps of Signals, Indicativo especial GB100RS will be operated by members of the Royal Signals ARS from England on 28 Junio-8 Agosto, Northern Ireland on 9 Agosto-5 Septiembre, Wales on 6 Septiembre-3 Octubre, and Scotland on 4-17 Octubre. Additionally, GB100RCS will be active from the HQ station at Blandford Camp, Dorset as soon as permission to reopen it is received. See https://rsars.org.uk/ for more information.
1518
09/09-18/09

K4D: Dog Island (NA-085)

W - Bruce, K5TEN now expects to be active as K4D from Dog Island (NA- 085) on 9-18 Septiembre. He will operate SSB and FT8 on 40 and 20 metres. QSL direct to home call; he will upload his log to LoTW and eQSL.
1516
15/09-30/09

XR0YSP: Easter Island (SA-001)

CE0Y - Subject to the lifting of the current travel restrictions, a Polish team (SP3CYY, SP3GEM, SP6EQZ, SP6IXF, SP9FOW and SP9RCL) will be active as XR0YSP from Easter Island (SA-001) on 15-30 Septiembre. They will operate CW, SSB and FT8 on 160-10 metres. QSL via Club Log's OQRS (preferred), or via SP6IXF. The logs will be uploaded to LoTW and eQSL within six months after the DXpedition ends. See http://xr0ysp.dxing.pl/ for more information.
1507
22/09-06/10

FP/KV1J: Miquelon Island (NA-032)

FP - Eric, KV1J has had to postpone his trip to Miquelon Island [425DXN 1501] because of travel restrictions. He now plans to be QRV as FP/KV1J from 22 Septiembre to 6 Octubre, 'subject to restrictions at that time'. He will operate SSB, RTTY, FT8, FT4 and some CW on 80- 6 metres, with a focus on 60, 12, 10 and 6 metres. Activity on 160 metres will be limited. He will participate in the CQ WW RTTY DX Contest. QSL via home call (direct or bureau), LoTW and eQSL; log- search on Club Log. Bookmark http://www.kv1j.com/fp/Julio20.html for updates.
1516
28/09-17/10

E6AM: Niue (OC-040)

E6 - Stan, LZ1GC and Ivan, LZ1PM will be active as E6AM from Niue (OC- 040) from 28 Septiembre to 17 Octubre. They will operate CW, SSB, RTTY and FT8 on 160-6 metres with two stations. QSL via Club Log's OQRS, LoTW, or via LZ1GC (direct or bureau). QSLling policy and other information can be foun on http://www.c21gc.com/.
1511
29/09-12/10

TT8RR and TT8XX: Chad

TT - The Italian DXpedition Team will be active from N'Djamena, Chad [425DXN 1493] from 29 Septiembre to 12 Octubre. Nine operators (I1FQH, I1HJT, I2PJA, I2YSB, IK2CIO, IK2CKR, IK2DIA, IK2HKT and IK2RZP) will be active as TT8RR (CW, SSB, RTTY) and TT8XX (FT8) with four stations on all bands. QSL via I2YSB (direct only). See http://www.i2ysb.com/idt/ for more information, including real-time logsearch and OQRS for direct QSLs.
1505
Septiembre

II4PTN: Indicativo especial

I - ARI Fidenza will use a series of Indicativos especiales throughout 2020 to commemorate twelve major events and achievements in Guglielmo Marconi's life: Enero II4BRN Marconi's birth (1874) Febrero II4MLB First radio broadcast of a musical performance: Dame Nellie Melba's song recital (1920) Marzo II4MCY Foundation of the first 'Marconi Company' (1897) Abril II4FTX First transatlantic radio signals transmission (1901) Mayo II4TEA First radio message between the United States and the United Kingdom (1903) Junio II4REP Rescue of the ocean liner 'Republic' (1909) Julio II4NBL Marconi is awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics (1909) Agosto II4CLT Inauguration of the radio station at Coltano (1911) Septiembre II4PTN Marconi applies for his first patent (1896) Octubre II4LGH Marconi switches on the lights at Sydney Town Hall from Genoa via wireless transmission (1930) Noviembre II4RVT Inauguration of Vatican Radio (1931) Diciembre II4MDY Marconi Day at Chicago World's Fair (1933) QSLs via IQ4FE, bureau or direct. See http://arifidenza.hamlogs.net for the 'Marconi: Genius and Brainwave' award.
1495
Septiembre

LZ595IP: Indicativo especial

LZ - Once again Radio Club Blagovestnik (LZ1KCP) will use twelve Indicativos especiales throughout 2020 to honour as many different Orthodox saints: LZ1908IK (Enero), LZ34WGI (Febrero), LZ250KD (Marzo), LZ603IL (Abril), LZ177GL (Mayo), LZ734PA (Junio), LZ551MS (Julio), LZ662MI (Agosto), LZ595IP (Septiembre), LZ1891AO (Octubre), LZ350PI (Noviembre) and LZ1263AN (Diciembre). QSL via the bureau or direct to P.O. Box 36, 4300 Karlovo, Bulgaria. Details on the 'All Saints 2020' award can be found at http://www.lz1kcp.com/.
1496
03/10-04/10

OE25EU: Indicativo especial

OE - OE25EU is a Indicativo especial celebrating the 25th anniversary since Austria acceded to the European Union. It will be used for the first time on 7-8 Marzo, and again on 2-3 Mayo, 6-7 and 21-22 Junio, and during the first full weekends of Julio-Noviembre. All QSOs will be confirmed automatically via the bureau.
1505
04/10-17/10

GB100RS: Indicativo especial (Scotland)

G - Marking the 100th anniversary of the formation of the Royal Corps of Signals, Indicativo especial GB100RS will be operated by members of the Royal Signals ARS from England on 28 Junio-8 Agosto, Northern Ireland on 9 Agosto-5 Septiembre, Wales on 6 Septiembre-3 Octubre, and Scotland on 4-17 Octubre. Additionally, GB100RCS will be active from the HQ station at Blandford Camp, Dorset as soon as permission to reopen it is received. See https://rsars.org.uk/ for more information.
1518
11/10-15/10

PZ5GE: Suriname

PZ - Markus, DJ4EL expects to be active as PZ5G from Papegaaien Island (SA-092) on 16-19 Octubre. He will operate CW and SSB on 80-10 metres. Before and after that, between 11 and 25 Octubre, he will be active as PZ5GE from Houttuin (mainland Suriname) on 40-10m SSB. QSLs via LoTW, Club Log's OQRS, or via home call, direct or bureau. Follow him on Twitter (https://twitter.com/rapanuiman) for the latest news.
1523
16/10-19/10

PZ5G from Papegaaien Island (SA-092)

PZ - Markus, DJ4EL expects to be active as PZ5G from Papegaaien Island (SA-092) on 16-19 Octubre. He will operate CW and SSB on 80-10 metres. Before and after that, between 11 and 25 Octubre, he will be active as PZ5GE from Houttuin (mainland Suriname) on 40-10m SSB. QSLs via LoTW, Club Log's OQRS, or via home call, direct or bureau. Follow him on Twitter (https://twitter.com/rapanuiman) for the latest news.
1523
19/10-02/11

A35GC: Tonga (OC-049)

A3 - Stan, LZ1GC will be active as A35GC from Tonga (OC-049) from 19 Octubre to 2 Noviembre. He will operate CW, SSB, RTTY and FT8 on 160-6 metres. QSL via Club Log's OQRS, LoTW, or via LZ1GC (direct or bureau). See http://www.c21gc.com/ for QSLling policy and other information.
1511
20/10-25/10

PZ5GE: Suriname

PZ - Markus, DJ4EL expects to be active as PZ5G from Papegaaien Island (SA-092) on 16-19 Octubre. He will operate CW and SSB on 80-10 metres. Before and after that, between 11 and 25 Octubre, he will be active as PZ5GE from Houttuin (mainland Suriname) on 40-10m SSB. QSLs via LoTW, Club Log's OQRS, or via home call, direct or bureau. Follow him on Twitter (https://twitter.com/rapanuiman) for the latest news.
1523
Octubre

II4LGH: Indicativo especial

I - ARI Fidenza will use a series of Indicativos especiales throughout 2020 to commemorate twelve major events and achievements in Guglielmo Marconi's life: Enero II4BRN Marconi's birth (1874) Febrero II4MLB First radio broadcast of a musical performance: Dame Nellie Melba's song recital (1920) Marzo II4MCY Foundation of the first 'Marconi Company' (1897) Abril II4FTX First transatlantic radio signals transmission (1901) Mayo II4TEA First radio message between the United States and the United Kingdom (1903) Junio II4REP Rescue of the ocean liner 'Republic' (1909) Julio II4NBL Marconi is awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics (1909) Agosto II4CLT Inauguration of the radio station at Coltano (1911) Septiembre II4PTN Marconi applies for his first patent (1896) Octubre II4LGH Marconi switches on the lights at Sydney Town Hall from Genoa via wireless transmission (1930) Noviembre II4RVT Inauguration of Vatican Radio (1931) Diciembre II4MDY Marconi Day at Chicago World's Fair (1933) QSLs via IQ4FE, bureau or direct. See http://arifidenza.hamlogs.net for the 'Marconi: Genius and Brainwave' award.
1495
Octubre

LZ1891AO: Indicativo especial

LZ - Once again Radio Club Blagovestnik (LZ1KCP) will use twelve Indicativos especiales throughout 2020 to honour as many different Orthodox saints: LZ1908IK (Enero), LZ34WGI (Febrero), LZ250KD (Marzo), LZ603IL (Abril), LZ177GL (Mayo), LZ734PA (Junio), LZ551MS (Julio), LZ662MI (Agosto), LZ595IP (Septiembre), LZ1891AO (Octubre), LZ350PI (Noviembre) and LZ1263AN (Diciembre). QSL via the bureau or direct to P.O. Box 36, 4300 Karlovo, Bulgaria. Details on the 'All Saints 2020' award can be found at http://www.lz1kcp.com/.
1496
07/11-08/11

OE25EU: Indicativo especial

OE - OE25EU is a Indicativo especial celebrating the 25th anniversary since Austria acceded to the European Union. It will be used for the first time on 7-8 Marzo, and again on 2-3 Mayo, 6-7 and 21-22 Junio, and during the first full weekends of Julio-Noviembre. All QSOs will be confirmed automatically via the bureau.
1505
Noviembre

II4RVT: Indicativo especial

I - ARI Fidenza will use a series of Indicativos especiales throughout 2020 to commemorate twelve major events and achievements in Guglielmo Marconi's life: Enero II4BRN Marconi's birth (1874) Febrero II4MLB First radio broadcast of a musical performance: Dame Nellie Melba's song recital (1920) Marzo II4MCY Foundation of the first 'Marconi Company' (1897) Abril II4FTX First transatlantic radio signals transmission (1901) Mayo II4TEA First radio message between the United States and the United Kingdom (1903) Junio II4REP Rescue of the ocean liner 'Republic' (1909) Julio II4NBL Marconi is awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics (1909) Agosto II4CLT Inauguration of the radio station at Coltano (1911) Septiembre II4PTN Marconi applies for his first patent (1896) Octubre II4LGH Marconi switches on the lights at Sydney Town Hall from Genoa via wireless transmission (1930) Noviembre II4RVT Inauguration of Vatican Radio (1931) Diciembre II4MDY Marconi Day at Chicago World's Fair (1933) QSLs via IQ4FE, bureau or direct. See http://arifidenza.hamlogs.net for the 'Marconi: Genius and Brainwave' award.
1495
Noviembre

LZ350PI: Indicativo especial

LZ - Once again Radio Club Blagovestnik (LZ1KCP) will use twelve Indicativos especiales throughout 2020 to honour as many different Orthodox saints: LZ1908IK (Enero), LZ34WGI (Febrero), LZ250KD (Marzo), LZ603IL (Abril), LZ177GL (Mayo), LZ734PA (Junio), LZ551MS (Julio), LZ662MI (Agosto), LZ595IP (Septiembre), LZ1891AO (Octubre), LZ350PI (Noviembre) and LZ1263AN (Diciembre). QSL via the bureau or direct to P.O. Box 36, 4300 Karlovo, Bulgaria. Details on the 'All Saints 2020' award can be found at http://www.lz1kcp.com/.
1496
Diciembre

3Y0I: Bouvet Island

3Y0I ---> The latest information about the planned DXpedition to Bouvet can be found on the Rebel DX Group's website: https://rebeldxgroup.com/.
1520
Diciembre

II4MDY: Indicativo especial

I - ARI Fidenza will use a series of Indicativos especiales throughout 2020 to commemorate twelve major events and achievements in Guglielmo Marconi's life: Enero II4BRN Marconi's birth (1874) Febrero II4MLB First radio broadcast of a musical performance: Dame Nellie Melba's song recital (1920) Marzo II4MCY Foundation of the first 'Marconi Company' (1897) Abril II4FTX First transatlantic radio signals transmission (1901) Mayo II4TEA First radio message between the United States and the United Kingdom (1903) Junio II4REP Rescue of the ocean liner 'Republic' (1909) Julio II4NBL Marconi is awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics (1909) Agosto II4CLT Inauguration of the radio station at Coltano (1911) Septiembre II4PTN Marconi applies for his first patent (1896) Octubre II4LGH Marconi switches on the lights at Sydney Town Hall from Genoa via wireless transmission (1930) Noviembre II4RVT Inauguration of Vatican Radio (1931) Diciembre II4MDY Marconi Day at Chicago World's Fair (1933) QSLs via IQ4FE, bureau or direct. See http://arifidenza.hamlogs.net for the 'Marconi: Genius and Brainwave' award.
1495
Diciembre

LZ1263AN: Indicativo especial

LZ - Once again Radio Club Blagovestnik (LZ1KCP) will use twelve Indicativos especiales throughout 2020 to honour as many different Orthodox saints: LZ1908IK (Enero), LZ34WGI (Febrero), LZ250KD (Marzo), LZ603IL (Abril), LZ177GL (Mayo), LZ734PA (Junio), LZ551MS (Julio), LZ662MI (Agosto), LZ595IP (Septiembre), LZ1891AO (Octubre), LZ350PI (Noviembre) and LZ1263AN (Diciembre). QSL via the bureau or direct to P.O. Box 36, 4300 Karlovo, Bulgaria. Details on the 'All Saints 2020' award can be found at http://www.lz1kcp.com/.
1496
Enero 2021

3X: Kassa Island (AF-051), Guinea

3X - If the borders open after COVID-19, the Radio Club de Provins (F6KOP, https://www.f6kop.com/) will be active from Kassa Island (AF-051), Guinea in Enero 2021. Plans are to operate CW, SSB, RTTY and FT8 on 160-10 metres with five stations. More information is expected in due course. [TNX F5NQL]
1519
Febrero 2021

4V5H: Haiti and NA-149

HH - Postponed 'due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the current world airlines' uncertainty', the 4V5H DXpedition to Haiti [425DXN 1503] is now expected to take place in late Febrero 2021. Paul G4PVM, Col MM0NDX and Jonathan MM0OKG plan to operate also from IOTA group NA-149. QSL via EB7DX. More information will be available 'one or two weeks before they go'. [TNX DX World]
1519
Febrero 2021

KH6VV/KH4: Midway Island (OC-030)

KH6VV/KH4 ---> The DXpedition to Midway Island [425DXN #1476] has been postponed. 'We've all seen the latest pandemic news. It's not progressing in a good direction, or anything like the earlier predictions', Ron KH6DV posted to qrz.com on 9 Julio. 'We have encountered a strong and understand- able pushback related to the original operation date of Octubre 2020. Once there was the possibility of moving the operation to the second half of Feb- ruary 2021 the conversation turned more positive. The application for the Special Use Permit for Midway has now been edited, and now proposes a period of the second half of Febrero and will be submitted this week. Two things now need to happen: (1) we need more operator interest, and (2) we need more donations to the expedition PayPal page(KH6VV[@]outlook.com)'.
1523
Junio 2021

KL7RRC/p (NA-070) and KL7RRC (NA-039)

KL7RRC 2021 ---> The the Russian Robinson Club's IOTA DXpedition to Alaska has been rescheduled for Junio 2021. Plans were for KL7RRC/p to be active from Kiska Island (NA-070) and KL7RRC to be active from Adak Island (NA-039) in Septiembre [425DXN 1515]. Bookmark https://www.na-234.com/ for updates.
1521
18/09-02/10/2021

JX0X: Jan Mayoen (EU-022)

JX0X 2021 ---> The Northern California DX Foundation (http://www.ncdxf.org) has announced it is granting USD 5,000 to the JX0X DXpedition to Jan Mayoen Island planned for Septiembre-Octubre 2021 (http://jx0x.com/). The low bands, where Jan Mayoen is in high demand by DXers in North America and East Asia, are a primary focus of the team. NCDXF's primary purpose is to help fund well-organized DXpeditions to desirable DXCC entities like this. During the last 48 years, NCDXF has granted nearly USD 1.2 million to hundreds of DXpeditions - helping to put an 'all-time-new-one' (ATNO) in the log and make DX happen for thousands of DXers worldwide. The credit for these large grants goes to the NCDXF contributors, individuals and clubs who support the DX community. [TNX AA7A]
1526
Anunciada para 2021

RI0Q: Bol'shoy Begichev Island (AS-152)

RI0Q 2021 ---> Igor, UA9KDF and the RT9K team plan to be active as RI0Q from Bol'shoy Begichev Island (AS-152) sometime between 1 Febrero and 30 Abril 2021. More information is expected in due course.
1521
Anunciada para 2021

W8S: Swains Island (OC-200)

KH8S - The W8S DXpedition to Swains Island has been postponed once again [425DXN 1504] because of the restrictions imposed by the Department of Public Health of American Samoa as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. 'Due to the COVID-19 pandemic it is sHasta impossible to travel to Swains Island', the team reported on 16 Junio. 'This means that we have to postpone our DXpedition until spring 2021 at the earliest'. Planning will be resumed as soon as the restrictions - such as the 14-day quarantine - are lifted. 'All equipment already purchased is waiting for us in Pago Pago. We are very disappointed with this postponement, but if we look at it from a positive angle, propagation will be better next year! We continue our DXpedition project and keep you informed via our mailing list, website (https://swains2020.lldxt.eu/) and the social media channels such as Facebook and Twitter'.
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FW/KC0W: Wallis Island (OC-054)

FW - As soon as travel restrictions are lifted and 'everything opens up', Tom, KH0/KC0W will be active as FW/KC0W from Wallis Island (OC-054) for two weeks. He will operate CW only on 40-6 metres; he is 'seriously contemplating FT8 on 160 and 80m only, but it all depends how much room the 160/80 meter verticals will take up'. QSL direct only to KC0W, log search on Club Log. [TNX DX World]
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T30ET: Tarawa (OC-017), West Kiribati

T30ET POSTPONED ---> Solomon Airlines has extended the suspension of inter- national flights until 24 Octubre. 'Unfortunately, at the moment, the only further possibility of reaching Tarawa Island is through Fiji', Alex, 5B4ALX says, 'but further quarantine constraints and two additional flights with over 100kg of equipment make this alternative unacceptable'. His T30ET oper- ation from Tarawa [425DXN 1504] is again postponed to a later date, while he continues 'to monitor the situation in the hope of better development'. Updates will be posted to http://www.5b4alx.cloud/t30et-tarawa-atoll-2020/.
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ZL9: Campbell Island (OC-037)

CAMPBELL ISLAND (ZL9) ---> 'The Perseverance DX Group (PDXG) has some unfinished business'. Several PDXG members participated in the 2012 ZL9HR DXpedition to Campbell Island that was cut short by weather. 'After their Successful VP8PJ South Orkney Islands 2020 DXpedition, PDXG is pleased to announce their intention to activate the New Zealand Sub Antarctic Islands (ZL9), Clublog #24 Most Wanted, in the 2021-2022 timeframe. The plan includes 160-10m operation, CW/SSB/RTTY/FT8, with an emphasis on 160, 80, 60, 40 and, propagation dependent, 12 and 10 metres. The landing permit process is pending and discussions with transportation partners have begun. However, the Covid-19 lock down has caused significant delays and uncertainty. Additional information will be published as it develops'. [TNX K5GS]
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