[CQ-Contest] CTY-3320 Country Files - 26 May 2023

Jim Reisert AD1C jjreisert at alum.mit.edu
Fri May 26 17:37:40 EDT 2023

The Country (CTY) Files were updated on 26 May 2023:


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Here are the release notes:

    26 May 2023 (CTY-3320)
    VER20230526, Version entity is Bangladesh, S2

    Added/changed Entities/Prefixes/Callsigns:

	* DL0NOT/EMCOM is Fed. Rep. of Germany, DL
	* GB5IG is Guernsey, GU
	* GB8SOS is Wales, GW
	* N7LCT is in ITU zone 7, not ITU zone 8
	* KY0W is United States, K in CQ zone 3, ITU zone 6
	* KC1NY is United States, K in CQ zone 4, ITU zone 7
	* KE8BZA is Alaska, KL
	* LW2EHD/D is Argentina, LU
	* R8FF/7, RT95KG and RT95NS are all European Russia, UA
	* RT95MS is European Russia, UA in ITU zone 19
	* R300P is European Russia, UA in CQ zone 17, ITU zone 30
	* R20J, R20UGRA and R8JAJ/P are all Asiatic Russia, UA9 in ITU zone 20
	* RZ9WU/P is Asiatic Russia, UA9 in CQ zone 16

    Removed Entities/Prefixes/Callsigns:

	* GR4OJH in Wales, GW
	* IT9HJH/0 in Italy, I
	* KF7TFO, KJ5APB and W6SPO in Hawaii, KH6
	* KJ7OKC in Alaska, KL
	* LU5FF/F in Argentina, LU
	* RA9M/6 and RM8W/3 in European Russia, UA

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73 - Jim AD1C

Jim Reisert AD1C, <jjreisert at alum.mit.edu>, https://ad1c.us

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