ARRL DX Bulletin 027: June 19, 1997

DX Bulletin 27 ARLD027
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT June 19, 1997
To all radio amateurs

ARLD027 DX news

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

KENYA, 5Z. Christine, a YL operator, is active from Kiambu as 5Z4LL and is often found on 18145 Khz around 1500z. QSL to Box 14425, Nairobi, Kenya.

MALTA, 9H. 9H0VRZ will be operated by 14 Dutch amateurs from June 21 to July 5. Activity is expected on 80 to 6 meters, using CW and SSB. Operators may also use their own 9H3 calls during this DXpedition.

HUNGARY, HA. Special Event Station HG5UFO will be active on 80 to 10 meters using all modes from June 20 to 29 for the International Exhibition of Space in Budapest. QSL to PO Box 17, Budapest 1456, Hungary.

PANAMA, HP. Bill, WT4K will be QRV as HP3/WT4K using SSB and RTTY from June 23 to 27. QSL to home call.

HONDURAS, HR. After his Panama operation, Bill, WT4K, may be QRV as HR6/WT4K from June 30 to July 4. QSL to home call.

NORTHERN MARIANAS, KH0. Tony, JA6CNL, and Sumy, JA6HBS, will be active as KH0N and KH0/JA6HBS, respectively, from Saipan Island, IOTA OC 086, from June 20 to 23. Operations will be on 160 to 6 meters, including the newer bands, using CW. SSB operation may be found on 80 to 6 meters. QSL both calls to JA6CNL.

US VIRGIN ISLANDS, KP2. Jim, W5ODD, will be QRV as W5ODD/KP2 from June 19 to 25. He plans to be active on CW only and mostly on the low and newer bands. QSL to home call.

SUDAN, ST. Lou, G4OJW, is active from Khartoum as ST2AA. QSL via WB2RAJ.

CANADA, VE. Bruce, N6NT, will be QRV on 160 to 10 meters from the QTH of VY1JA during the Canada Day Contest on July 1.

SOUTH AFRICA, ZS. The Special Event callsign ZS50WRC will be on the air until the end of this year to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the City of Welkom. QSL to ZS50WRC, Welkom Radio Club, PO Box 30594, Moreskof 9426, Republic of South Africa.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Kid's Day Operating Event, All Asian DX Contest, CW, and SMIRK QSO Party are scheduled for this weekend. Please see June QST, page 103 for details.