ARRL DX Bulletin 026: June 12, 1997

DX Bulletin 26 ARLD026
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT June 12, 1997
To all radio amateurs

ARLD026 DX news

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

MONACO, 3A. I1YRL and IK1OWC will be QRV as homecalls/3A using only CW on June 14 and 15. QSL to home calls.

NEPAL, 9N. Rich, 9N1RHM, has been QRV on 20 meters. QSL via KV5V.

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A6. Jamal Al Maktoum, A61AO, is a newly licensed operator. QSL via N1DG.

SABLE ISLAND, CY0. Wayne, VE1CBK, is here until June 23 for work reasons. He expects to operate during his off hours. He will be QRV on 80 to 10 meters, and may also be found on 50.132 and 144.200 MHz. The callsign is CY0SAB. QSL to VE1CBK.

IRAN, EP. Ali, EP2MKP, is QRV using CW, and can be found on 40 meters from 2000 to 2100z. QSL 40 meter QSOs via UV6HPV, and any 20 meters QSOs via UA6HCW.

NEW CALEDONIA, FK. Didier, F5PXQ, is QRV as FK/F5PXQ. He will be here for the next three to four years. Activity will include RTTY. QSL to home call.

SWITZERLAND, HB. HB9FG will use the call HB6FG during contests for the rest of 1997 in celebration of 60 years of the Fribourg section of the Switzerland Radio Association, USKA. Special QSL via the bureau.

FRANZ JOSEF LAND, R1FJ. Nick, R1FJV, is QRV from here until the end of 1997. QSL via UA3AGS.

EGYPT, SU. Abdul, 9K2DZ, is QRV from Cairo as SU1DZ. He has been operating on 6 meters. QSL to home call.

DODECANESE, SV5. Vito, I3BQC, will be QRV possibly as SV5/I3BQC/P from Karpathos Island until June 16. QSL to home call.

MACQUARIE ISLAND, VK0. Tom, VK0TS, plans to be active every Tuesday and Wednesday at 0345z on 14222 Khz. QSL via VK1AUS.

ANTARCTICA. Roman, VP8CTR, has been QRV on 18072 Khz around 1520z. QSL via DL5EBE.

GIBRALTAR, ZB. Jorma, OH2KI, is QRV as ZB2X. QSL to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL June VHF QSO Party, Asia Pacific Sprint, West Virginia QSO Party, Portugal Day, WW South America CW Contest and the TOEC WW Grid Contest are all on tap for this weekend. Please see June QST, page 103 for details.