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Orca Report -- September meeting
The September meeting spanned the globe -- from Bouvet (an update on the 2018 DXpedition with Steve VE7CT and Neil VA7DX) to Russia (home of familiar contest station RT0C at Mike VE7ACN's farm near Khabarovsk).

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PNW Cup update
Jim VE7FO as updated the club totals for this year's PNW Challenge Cup. Remember, contest organizers don't give your info to the club. If you want to contribute to our club total, please review the tutorial on how to submit your scores:

How to submit your scores | Eligible contests

2016 BC QSO Party Results

Thanks to all participants in the 2016 BC QSO Party held Feb. 6-7! The results are now online.

Post-Contest Report (PDF)
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DX to watch for newest Baker and Howland Islands, KH1: Sept.-Oct. 2017
Recent DX activations...
St. Paul Is., CY9C: Aug. 19-29, 2016 Botswana, A25UK: Apr. 13-20, 2016 | Clublog Juan de Nova, FT4JA: Mar. 31-Apr. 12, 2016 Heard Is., VK0EK: Mar. 18-Apr. 10, 2016 Curacao, PJ2: Orca DXCC member Dave VA7AM will be at PJ2T from March 21 to 30, signing PJ2/VA7AM. During CQWPX SSB weekend, Dave is doing a single-band 20M entry signing PJ2T. Cocos Keeling, VK9CK: Mar. 15-26, 2016 Tonga, A35T: Feb. 18-24, 2016 -- Neil VA7DX, Keith VE7KW and Dave VA7AM are on the DXpedition to Tonga in February, including ARRL DX CW weekend. South Sandwich & South Georgia Is., VP8: Feb. 1, 2016 Palmyra Is., K5P: Jan. 11-26, 2016 Antipodes Is., ZL9A: January 7-11, 2016
Cezar VE3LYC joined a team activating new IOTA entity OC-286, part of an expanded ZL9 New Zealand Sub-Antarctic Islands DXCC entity. ZL9 is #37 on the ClubLog Most-Wanted Mixed and SSB lists.
Tuvalu T2TT & Fiji 3D2RJ : Nov. 29-Dec. 9, 2015
Orca members VE7CT, KW7XX, N7RO and W7IV were on th team.

Contest Corner THIS WEEK'S CONTESTS
TARA PSK Rumble Oct. 1 (rules). Russian WW Digital Oct. 1-2 (rules). California QSO Party Oct. 1-2 (rules).
Recent contest activity... CQWW RTTY Sept. 24-25 (rules). Scandinavian SAC CW Sept. 17-18 (rules). BARTG Sprint 75 RTTY Sept. 18 (rules). Worked All Europe SSB Sept. 10-11 (rules). All Asian DX Phone Sept. 3-4 (rules). Russian WW RTTY Sept. 3 (rules). SCC RTTY Aug. 27-28 (rules). SARTG WW RTTY Aug. 20-21 (rules). NAQP SSB Aug. 20-21 (rules). WAEDX CW Aug. 13-14 (rules). NAQP CW Aug. 6-7 (rules). IOTA July 30-31 (rules). IARU HF World Championships July 9-10 (rules). DMC RTTY July 16-17 (rules). CQWW VHF July 16-17 (rules). NAQP RTTY July 16-17 (rules). Canada Day Contest July 1 (rules). DLDX RTTY July 2-3 (rules). ARRL Field Day June 25-26 (rules). All Asia CW June 18-19 (rules). DCRG WW RTTY June 11-12 (rules). ARRL June VHF June 11-13 (rules). Post your scores on the 3830 reflector.

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