ARRL DX Bulletin 024: May 29, 1997

DX Bulletin 24 ARLD024
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT May 29, 1997
To all radio amateurs

ARLD024 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with info provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, The 599Rpt, The Daily DX, Ralf, DH3IAJ, Jani, OH2BU, Laci, HA0HW, 425DXnews and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

TAIWAN, BV. Gus, SM3EVR/BV2 is QRV until October. No specific bands or modes were mentioned. QSL to home call.

BAHAMAS, C6. Joe, WB8GEX, will be QRV as C6AJR from May 30 to June 2. QSL to home call.

ANGOLA, D2. Fernando, EA4BB, will be QRV as D2BB until the end of 1998. He is tentatively using SSB only with 100 watts. CW operations will soon follow. QSL to EA4BB.

IRAN, EP. Ali, EP2AG, is QRV and can be found on 20 meters between 2100 and 2200z. QSL via EP2MHB, PO Box 16765 154, Tehran, Iran.

NORWAY, LA. Special Event station LM2T will be active from May 30 to June 6 to celebrate the 1000 years of Trondheim. QSL via LA2T, Trondheims gruppen av NRRL, Box 929, NO-7001 Trondheim, Norway.

MARKET REEF, OJ0. Markus, DL1IAN, with DL3YEL, DL5IO and DL6GV will be QRV from here from June 1 to 6. The callsigns will be OJ0/homecalls. Expect SSB, RTTY and AMTOR activity on 80 to 10 meters, including the newer bands. QSL all calls via DL5IO.

MALYJ VYSOTSKIJ ISLAND, R1MV. A group of 12 operators from Finland and Russia will be here from June 5 to 16, using the callsigns OH5AB/MVI and R1MVI. Look for CW, SSB and RTTY activity on 160 to 10 meters, including the newer bands. There may also be some local 2 meter and 70 cm activity. No satellite operations are expected. QSL both calls via Orvo Arkko, OH5NE, Muukko, FIN-53400 Lappeenranta, Finland.

POLAND, SP. Look for Special Event Station SN9JP to be QRV from June 1 to 15 in celebration of a visit to Poland by Pope John Paul II. Activity is expected on 80 to 10 meters. Some 2 meter satellite activity is also planned. QSL via SP9PKZ.

DODECANESE, SV5. Laci, HA0HW, with HA4GDO, HA6NL, HA6PS and HA6ZV, will be QRV as SV5/homecalls/p from June 3 to 17. CW, SSB and RTTY activity is expected on 160 to 10 meters, including the newer bands. There may also be some 2 meter and satellite activity. Look for them on RS-10, 12 and 15, with downlink frequencies of 29421/29441 khz and 29321/39341 khz. QSL to home calls.

CAMBODIA, XU. Hiroo, JA2EZD, is QRV as XU2A and can be found on 20 meters between 1800 and 1900z most days.