8Q, MALDIVES.

 Members of the Russian “Ural Contest Group” (UCG) will be active as 8Q7DV from the Maldives (AS-013) during the CQWW DX CW Contest (November 26-27th) as a Multi-Op/? entry. Operators mentioned are Vladimir/R9CL, Vadim/R9DX, Igor/UA9CDC and Mike/UA9CTT. Activity outside of the contest will be limited because they have planned some other activities not linked to ham radio. The main purpose is to give out zone and country contacts to other participants. Their activity before and after the contest will be on CW, SSB and RTTY or PSK using a K3 and KX3 with an Expert 1.3K-FA linear amp. QSL via UA8DX, direct or by the Bureau.