ARRL DX Bulletin 034:
August 7, 1997

DX Bulletin 34 ARLD034
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 7, 1997
To all radio amateurs

ARLD034 DX news

This bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, The OPDX News, The Daily DX, Chris, G4BUE, The DXNS and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

SPRATLY ISLANDS. Bob, N2OO, and Bob, N0RN, will be active from August 14 to 18 as either 9M0OO or 9M6OO. QSL via N2OO. Pekka, OH2YY, will be QRV August 19 to 22. Call sign unknown at this time. Check SSB on 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters, and possibly the newer bands.

CAMBODIA, XU. Both Mike, XU6WV, and Harv, XU2FB, continue to be active on 20 meters. Look for them between 1130 and 1430z on 14192, 14195 and 14226.5 kHz.

MACQUARIE ISLAND, VK0. Tom, VK0TS, has become increasingly active over the last few days. Watch for him on 14222 kHz starting around 0400z and 3799 or 7075 kHz around 1100z.

PAKISTAN, AP. JA1EZM will be QRV August 9 to 17 as AP2AP from Karachi. QSL to home call.

TRISTAN DA CUNHA, ZD. Ian, ZD9IL, can be found on most bands. His QSL Manager is Edwin, ZS5BBO, and QSLs can be sent direct to Edwin Musto, P.O. Box 211032, Bluff, 4036, South Africa.

MALAWI, 7Q. Eli, IN3VZE, will be active until August 25 as 7Q7CE. Operations will be on SSB on 20, 15 and 10 meters. QSL to home call.

WESTERN SAMOA, 5W. Perry, WH6XY, is active as 5W1PC until November and can be found mostly weekends operating SSB on 15, 17 and 20 meters.

WALLIS AND FUTUNA ISLANDS, FW. Paul, FW5IW, will be active until August 14th. Reports state he will be active on CW only on 15, 20, 40 and 80 meters. QSL via OH5UQ.

GUAM, KH2. Ray, WH6ASW, will sign WH6AW/KH2 from mid August until December. QSL via VK4FW.

BENIN, TY. Sigi, DJ4IJ, will be active until September 10 as TY1IJ, mainly on 160, 80 and 30 meters. QSL via DK8ZD.

NORFOLK ISLAND, VK9. Kevin, VK9NX, is here for about 2 weeks. He has been heard most days on 80 meters between 1000 and 1200z. QSL via VK2CE.

CHINA, BY. BT1IARU will be operated by IARU Region 3 Conference participants from September 4 to 16.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Worked All Europe Contest, CW, is the highlight of this weekend. Please see August QST, page 95 for all the details.