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DX Bulletin 38 ARLD038
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 24, 2009
To all radio amateurs
SB DX ARL ARLD038
ARLD038 DX news
This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
HA3JB, NC1L, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, DXNL, 425 DX News, The Daily
DX, Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM
web sites. Thanks to all.
CONWAY REEF, 3D2. A group of operators will be QRV as 3D20CR
beginning around October 1. Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters
using CW, SSB and RTTY, with a 6-meter beacon at 50124 kHz. QSL via
TIMOR-LESTE, 4W. Al, 4W6AL is QRV until October 3. Activity is
mostly on 40, 30 and 20 meters. QSL via CT1GFK.
CYPRUS, 5B. Gab, HA3JB is QRV as 5B/HG3IPA until October 2. This
includes being an entry in the CQ WW RTTY contest. QSL to home
MALAWI, 7Q. Barrie, G4AHK is QRV as 7Q7BJ until October 12.
Activity is mainly on 160, 80 and 40 meters. QSL to home call.
CANARY ISLANDS, EA8. Val, RD3AF will be QRV as EF8M from Santa
Maria de Guia, IOTA AF-004, in the CQ WW RTTY contest. QSL via
AUSTRAL ISLANDS, FO. A group of operators will be QRV as TX5SPA
from Tubuai, IOTA OC-153, from September 29 to October 12. Activity
will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and possibly PSK31
with three stations active. QSL via SP9PT.
ST. LUCIA, J6. Bill, WB5ZAM plans to be QRV as J68WI from September
28 to October 11. He will be active on all HF bands using CW and
SSB. He may to be to active on 160 meters as well. QSL to home
DOMINICA, J7. Babs, DL7AFS and Lot, DJ7ZG will be QRV as J79ZG near
Calibishie from September 27 to October 15. Activity will be on 80
to 6 meters using mainly RTTY and PSK, but with some CW and SSB as
well. QSL via DL7AFS.
SVALBARD, JW. Operators LA9DL, LA6VM and LA7XK will be QRV as JW5X
in the SAC SSB contest from Longyearbyen, IOTA EU-026. Before and
after the contest they will be QRV as JW9DL, JW6VM and JW7XK,
respectively. Activity is on all HF bands using CW, SSB, RTTY and
PSK31. QSL JW5X via LA5X and all others to home calls.
LUXEMBOURG, LX. A group of operators will be QRV as LX7I in the CQ
WW RTTY Contest as a Multi-2 entry. QSL via LX2A.
LEBANON, OD. Special event station OD5F will be QRV from September
27 to October 6 from the Village Francophone at the university of
Hadath during the Francophone Games. QSL via operators'
ALAND ISLAND, OH0. Tomi, OH6EI will be QRV from Mariehamn as OH0Z
in the SAC SSB Contest. QSL via W0MM.
MARKET REEF, OJ0. A group of operators will be QRV as OJ0B in the
SAC SSB contest. In addition, they will be active as OJ0J primarily
on the newer bands before the contest. QSL OJ0B via OH2BH and OJ0J
GREECE, SV. A group of operators will be QRV as SY1RY in the CQ WW
RTTY contest. QSL via SV1JMO.
COSTA RICA, TI. Operators WW4LL and NP3D are QRV as TI5/home calls
until September 28. Activity is on all bands using mostly RTTY with
some CW and SSB. In addition, they will be entries in the CQ WW
RTTY contest on 20 and 40 meters, respectively. QSL direct to home
ROMANIA, YO. Special event station YR550BU is QRV until October 5
in celebration of the 550 years since the first mention in writing
of the capital city of Bucharest. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters.
QSL via operators' instructions.
MACEDONIA, Z3. Look for Z37M to be an entry in the CQ WW RTTY
contest. QSL via bureau.
OPERATIONS APPROVED FOR DXCC CREDIT. The following operations are
approved for DXCC credit: Chesterfield Island, TX3A, 2009
operation; Afghanistan, T6AB, 2008 and 2009 operations; Afghanistan,
T6AF, current operation.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The CQ Worldwide RTTY DX Contest, NCCC
Sprint, Scandinavian Activity SSB Contest, Texas QSO Party, AGCW
VHF/UHF Contest and UBA ON 6-Meter Contest are all scheduled for
this weekend. The QRP Homebrewer Sprint is scheduled for September
28. The 222 MHz Fall Sprint is scheduled for September 29. Please
see September QST, page 78, and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest web
sites for details.