ARRL DX Bulletin 028: June 26, 1997

DX Bulletin 28 ARLD028
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT June 26, 1997
To all radio amateurs

ARLD028 DX news

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

BARBADOS, 8P. Enno, PA0ERA, will be active from July 3 to 16 from Holetown on the west coast of Barbados. This will be a CW only operation, mainly on the newer bands. He will be on 6 meters, possibly with a 6 meter beacon as well.

FRANCE, F. Special Event Station TM0VER will be QRV on all HF bands and 2 meters from the American-Gold Beach Museum on the channel cost of Normandy from June 28 to July 7 using CW and SSB. This operation is to commemorate the historic flight of Admiral R.E. Byrd between the US and France. QSL via F5UOW.

ENGLAND, G. Special Event Station GB2CFG will be QRV on all bands using CW and SSB on June 28 and 29 to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of Guiding in Chandler's Ford. QSL via bureau.

SVALBARD, JW. Leif, LA2PA, will be operating JW2PA on CW and SSB on 80 to 10 meters. QSL to homecall.

PUERTO RICO, KP4. Terry, W5XJ, will be QRV from June 25 to July 16 as NP3G, using CW mainly on 40 meters. Karen, N4YGP, will be there as NP3F. QSL to their home calls.

NORWAY, LA. Unni, LA6RHA, will be QRV as LG5LG on June 27 to 29 from the joint station owned by Norway and Sweden at Morokulien. She may also use the callsign SJ9WL. QSL to homecall.

POLAND, SP. Special Event Station 3Z2GD will be active to celebrate 1000 years of Gdansk City during the month of July. QSL via SP2FOV.

CANADA, VE. The World Police and Fire Games will be held this year in Calgary, Alberta. Amateur Radio operators in Calgary may use the special prefix CG6 from June 27 to July 4 to commemorate this event.

HONG KONG, VR2. Special Event Stations VS97SAR and VR97SAR will be active until July 2 on all bands to commemorate the return of Hong Kong to China. QSL to Logan Chan, PO Box 80312, Cheung Sha Wan Post Office, Kowloon, Hong Kong.

NAMIBIA, V5. Charlie, W0YG, plans to be active as V5/ZS6YG on 160 and 80 meters in July and August. QSL to homecall.

NIUE, ZK2. Paul, ZK2PJ, and Janice, ZK2JJ, will be QRV for the next two years. QSL both calls via VK4AAR.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. It's that time of the year again! Field Day operations should keep you busy this weekend. Please see May QST, page 109 for details.