ARRL DX Bulletin 036
September 4, 2003

DX Bulletin 36 ARLD036
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 4, 2003
To all radio amateurs

ARLD036 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by K7BV, SM5SIC, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, QRZ DX, 425DXnews, DXNL, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

MAURITIUS, 3B8. Ian, 3B8IK has been active using PSK31 on 15 meters around 0830 and then after 1330z. QSL direct.

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO, 9Y. Chris, DL1MGB is now active from Tobago Island, IOTA SA-009. During the IARU Region 1 Field Day and WAEDC SSB Contests he will be QRV as 9Y4TBG. Before and after the contests he will be QRV as 9Y4/DL1MGB mostly on the newer bands using RTTY. He is here until September 17. QSL 9Y4TBG via DL4MDO. QSL 9Y4/DL1MGB via DL1MGB.

MOZAMBIQUE, C9. Andre, ZS6WPX is QRV as C91Z and will be here for about four months. He is active on all bands and will try to acquire satellite gear as well. QSL to home call.

BALEARIC ISLANDS, EA6. Christian, DL6KAC will be QRV as EA6/homecall from Mallorca, IOTA EU-004, from September 8 to October 7. He will use mainly SSB with some CW. QSL to home call.

LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0. IZ2DPX and IW2NEF will be QRV as HB0/IZ2DPX/p and HB0/IW2NEF/p, respectively, during the IARU Region 1 Field Day. Activity will be on 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters. QSL to home calls.

JORDAN, JY. JY9QJ has been QRV on 160 meters after 0230z and 40 meters around 0330z. QSL via DL5MBY.

NORWAY, LA. The Skandinavisk Radio Club will be QRV as LA3SRK/p from Stokkoya Island, IOTA EU-036, for the IARU Region 1 Field Day. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK. They will be active near the usual IOTA frequencies. QSL via SM5SIC.

PERU, OA. Ernie, OA4CN has been QRV using RTTY on 20 meters from around 2100 to 2200z.

ST. PETER AND ST. PAUL ROCKS, PY0S. Joca, PS7JN is QRV as ZW0S until September 14. QSL to home call.

GREECE, SV. Nicolas, F5TGR will be QRV as SV8/F5TGR from the Cyclades, IOTA EU-067, from September 6 to 27. He will be active on 20 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. From September 6 to 12 he will be QRV from the island of Paros, the island of Santorini from September 13 to 19 and the island of Naxos from September 20 to 27. QSL to home call.

SAN MARINO, T7. Nazzareno, T72NC expects to participate in the IARU Region 1 Field Day. QSL via bureau.

TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, VP5. Dennis, K7BV/1 will be QRV as VP5/K7BV from September 9 to 16. He will be active mainly on 6 meters, which includes meteor scatter. Activity otherwise will be on the HF bands using primarily CW and RTTY. He will also participate in the ARRL VHF contest. QSL via KU9C.

AFGHANISTAN, YA. Sada is now active as YA1D and is QRV almost daily after 1230z on 80 to 10 meters using mainly SSB. QSL via JG1OWV.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, ZK1. Victor, ZK1CG will be QRV as ZK1USA from Rarotonga, IOTA OC-013, during the month of September. QSL via operator's instructions.

DXCC Operations Approved. The following stations from Bhutan are approved for DXCC credit: A51AA, A51KC, A51PK, A51UD, A51WD and A51YL.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The North American CW Sprint, All Asian DX Phone Contest, Quick PSK63 Contest, The QRP ARCI End of Summer PSK31 Sprint, IARU Region 1 SSB Field Day and the DARC 10-Meter Digital Contest are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see September QST, page 105 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.