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DX Bulletin 4 ARLD004
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT January 25, 2001
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD004
ARLD004 DX news
This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, The OPDX Bulletin, KX7YT, The Daily DX, 425DXnews, QRZ DX, DXNL and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.
SWAZILAND, 3DA. Andre, ZS6WPX, will be active as 3DA0WPX on all bands, including 6 meters until January 28. QSL to home call.
CYPRUS, 5B. Bob, 5B4AGN, and George, 5B4AGC, are active as ZC4A until January 28 from the Akrotiri Base. This includes an entry in the CQ WW 160-Meter CW contest. QSL via operator's instructions.
UGANDA, 5X. Peter, 5X1T, has been QRV on 20 meters using SSB from 1930 to 2030z. QSL via ON5NT.
MADEIRA ISLANDS, CT3. Hermann, HB9CRV, will be QRV in the CQ WW 160-Meter CW contest as CT3FN. QSL to home call.
FRENCH GUYANA, FY. The Kourou Radio Club station FY5KE has been showing up on 160 meters recently between 0030 and 0200z.
GUERNSEY, GU. Ed, G3SQX, will be QRV in the CQ WW 160-Meter CW contest as MU2K from the Guernsey Amateur Radio Society club station. QSL to home call.
THAILAND, HS. Club station HS0AC has special permission to operate on 1835 kHz for the CQ WW 160-Meter CW contest.
GRENADA, J3. Willi, DJ7RJ, is QRV as J3/DJ7RJ until February 3. He is active on 160 to 6 meters using CW and SSB. Willi plans to be an entry in the CQ WW 160-Meter CW contest. QSL to home call.
US VIRGIN ISLANDS, KP2. Look for W8UVZ and K8GG to be QRV during the CQ WW 160-Meter CW contest as NP2S. QSL contest call via NP2S.
FRANZ JOSEF LAND, R1FJ. R1FJV has been QRV on 160 and 80 meters between 2300 and 0000z. He has also been active on 17 meters after 1000z. QSL via UA3AGS.
BANGLADESH, S2. John, KX7YT, is QRV as S21YV from Dhaka until February 1. His activity is only on 20 meters, using SSB, PSK31, MFSK16 and possibly CW and RTTY. He'll look stateside around 0100 and 1500z. QSL to home call.
GUATEMALA, TG. TD0G is QRV until January 28 on 80 to 10 meters from the Mayan City of Yaxha. QSL via operator instructions.
TURKS AND CAICOS, VP5. WB9Z, K9NR, K9QT and possibly AK9F plan to operate as homecalls/VP5 until January 27. They will participate in the CQ WW 160-Meter CW contest as VP5F. QSL via operator's instructions.
VIETNAM, XV. Torsten, XV9TH, has been QRV on 28466 kHz between 1200 to 1300z. QSL via SK7AX. Meanwhile, XV2J has been QRV on 7012 kHz between 1100 and 1130z and later on 21012 kHz between 0100 to 0230z. QSL via operator instructions.
IRAQ, YI. Rodger, YI1BGD, has been QRV on 24935 kHz around 1430z and later on 18130 kHz around 1600z. QSL via G0MMI.
ASCENSION ISLAND, ZD8. John, KR6MR, is QRV as ZD8CA for at least a few weeks. QSL to home call.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The CQ WW 160-Meter CW DX Contest, REF French CW Contest, UBA Phone Contest and Kansas QSO Party will keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see January 2001 QST, page 99, for details.