ARRL DX Bulletin 042
October 18, 2001

DX Bulletin 42 ARLD042
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT October 18, 2001
To all radio amateurs

ARLD042 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, KK9A, KW4DA, WA7BNM, QRZ DX, 425DXnews, The Daily DX, DXNL and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

MAURITIUS, 3B. Jose, ON4LAC, is QRV as 3B8/ON4LAC until December 6 using mostly SSB, but also RTTY and Pactor. QSL to home call.

UNTAET, 4W. Carlos, CU3FT is QRV as 4W/CU3FT on all bands, especially the newer ones and 6 meters. QSL via CT1EEB.

BHUTAN, A5. Look for A52DA to be QRV from October 23 to November 1 on all bands using CW, SSB, RTTY, SSTV and PSK31. This operation includes an entry in the CQ WW SSB Contest as A50A. QSL via KW4DA.

BAHAMAS, C6. Ernie, W5OXA, Randy, W5UE, Alan, N5PA, Stan, K5NY and Bernie, KK5EW will be active from Abaco Island, IOTA NA-080, from October 22 to 29 as homecall/C6A on all bands, using CW, SSB and possibly RTTY. QSL to home calls.

IRAN, EP. EP3PTT has been QRV on 15 meters using SSB and RTTY around 1230 to 1630z.

MARQUESAS ISLANDS, FO. SP9FIH and SQ9LR will be QRV as FO/SP9FIH from October 24 to November 10. Activity will be on 80 to 6 meters using SSB. QSL via SP9FIH.

DOMINICA, J7. Look for J75WX, J79WB, J79DA, J79LR and J79AA to be QRV from October 23 to 30. Activity will be on all HF bands, including 6 meters, using CW, SSB, RTTY, PSK31 and Feld-Hell. QSL via operators' instructions.

MONGOLIA, JT. Enk, JT1DA, is usually QRV on 12 meters between 0000 and 0100z.

ARUBA, P4. John, KK9A, will be QRV as P40A using CW and SSB from October 20 to 30. This includes an entry in the CQ WW SSB Contest. QSL via WD9DZV.

GREECE, SV. A group of Greek amateurs will participate in the Jamboree On The Air as J41NIK. Look for activity on 80 to 10 meters using SSB and PSK31. QSL via SV1HR.

PALAU, T8. Lee, HL1IWD, will be QRV as T88YB from October 24 to 28 and plans to be active on 20 meters using CW in his spare time. QSL to home call.

KAZAKHSTAN, UN. Andy, UN7QX, has been QRV on 17 meters around 0215z, 15 meters around 0400z and 10 meters around 0900z.

ST. KITTS AND NEVIS, V4. Sam, G4OHX is active as V47OHX until October 24. QSL to home call.

MICRONESIA, V6. Look for JE1LES to be QRV as V63HJ from October 22 to 28. Activity will be on 20 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY, SSTV and PSK31. QSL to home call.

NORTH COOK ISLANDS, ZK1. ZK1AKX, ZK1APM, ZK1ASQ, ZK1VVV, ZK1CG and ZK1CY are active from Manihiki, IOTA OC-014. QSL via operators' instructions.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Illinois QSO Party, the Scout Jamboree On The Air, The JARTS WW RTTY Contest, The 50 MHz Fall Sprint, The Worked All Germany Contest, The Asia/Pacific CW Sprint and the RSGB 21/28 MHz CW Contest are all scheduled for this weekend. The YLRL YL Anniversary Phone Contest is scheduled for October 24 to 26. Please see October QST, pages 103 and 113, for details.