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DX Bulletin 19 ARLD019
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT May 13, 2009
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD019
ARLD019 DX news
This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The Daily DX, DXNL, Contest
Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites.
Thanks to all.
TOGO, 5V7. Werner, DL9MBI, is now active as 5V7PM until May 30.
Activity has been on 20 meters, SSB, RTTY and PSK. QSL to his home
call sign via the bureau.
ETHIOPIA, ET. Peter, DM2BBN, is active as ET3BN. Activity will be
on CW and SSB on 80, 30, 20, 17, 15, 12, 10 and 6 meters. He is not
active on 160 and 40 meters right now. QSL direct to: Dr. Peter
Haferkorn, PO Box 150194, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
SPAIN, EE2. Members of the Ondarroa Group will be active as EE2W
during the CQWW WPX CW Contest as a Multi-Single entry. QSL via
U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS, KP2/WP3. Jaime, WP3A, will be active as KP2B
from St. Croix during the CQWW WPX CW Contest as a
Single-Op/All-Band/Low-Power entry. QSL direct to EA7FTR.
LITHUANIA, LY. Members of the Kaunas University of Technology will
be active as LY7A during the CQWW WPX CW Contest as a Multi/Multi
entry. QSL via the LoTW or LY2ZO.
ISLE OF MAN, MD4. Operators David, G3NKC, Peter, G4MJS, Martin,
G4XUM, Lionel, G5LP, Michael, G7VJR and Mark, 2E0NCG will be active
as MD4K during the RSGB IOTA Contest as a Multi entry. QSL via
ALAND ISLAND, OH0. Operators Norbert, DJ7JC, Ulrich, DJ9IE, Detlef,
DK3QZ, Marcus, DL1EKC and Rein, PA0R will be active as OH0EC in the
upcoming CQWW WPX CW Contest. The team members will be individually
active between May 24 and June 3 signing OH0/home call. The
operation will be mainly CW with some 30, 17 and 12 meter activity.
QSL OH0EC via DL1EKC, and the individual operators via their
respective home call signs. All QSLs are OK via Bureau.
PACIFIC TOUR. Steve, 9M6DXX (G4JVG), will active as FK/G4JVG from
Noumea, OC-032, New Caledonia, between May 22 and June 3, and as
G4JVG/VK4 from North Stradbroke Island, OC-137, Australia, between
June 7 and 9. Activity will be holiday style while celebrating his
25th wedding anniversary with Eva, 9M6EVA. Operations will be SSB
only, on 40, 20 and 17 meters, and possibly 15 meters. QSL both
operations via Tim, M0URX, direct, by the Bureau or LoTW.
TURKEY, YM3. Yasar, TA3D, will be active as YM3D during the CQWW
WPX CW Contest as a Single-Op/All-Band entry. QSL via TA3D.
NIUE, ZK2. Chris, ZL1CT, (GM3WOJ), will be active as ZK2V May 17
through June 20. Activity will be mainly on 80, 40, 20 and 15
meters using CW and SSB, with some 30, 17 and 12 meter activity and
RTTY. QSL via N3SL.
CHINA, BY. I0SNY, Nicola Sanna, will be operating BY1DX May 14
through 16. His operating time will be from 0700 to 1100Z each of
those three days. He will sign BY1DX/I0SNY on 40 through 10 meters.
QSL via I0SNY.
CYPRUS, 5B. 5B/OZ1IIL will be active until May 16. He is
activating various lighthouses.
JAPAN, 8J. Ten special calls from 8J04OM to 8J94OM will be on from
each of Japan's 10 call districts from May 16 to July 20. They are
celebrating the 40 meter band expansion in Japan. QSL all via the
ALGERIA, 7X. 7X2DD will be a special call sign for the
International Algerian Sahara HAM Meeting June 15 to 21. Hosted by
members of the Algerian Radio Amateurs Association, ARA and the
Djelfa Radio Club (7X2VFK), this one will be all bands and modes and
there will be a special diploma instead of a standard QSL card.
OPERATIONS APPROVED FOR DXCC CREDIT. The following operations are
approved for DXCC credit: J20SE, Djibouti, 2009 Operation and
A52DT, Bhutan, 2009 Operation.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The NCCC Sprint, Feld Hell Sprint, EU
PSK DX Contest, His Majesty King of Spain Contest, Baltic Contest,
All America Contest, Run for the Bacon QRP Contest and the Worked
All Britain - LF Phone Contest are all on tap for this weekend.
Please May QST, page 80, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web
sites for details.