ARRL DX Bulletin 036:
August 21, 1997

DX Bulletin 36 ARLD036
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 21, 1997
To all radio amateurs

ARLD036 DX news

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

EASTERN MALAYSIA, 9M8. Hans, DF5UG, may be QRV in September from Pulau Satang Besar and possibly from the Pulau Satang Kecil Islands as 9M8QQ. QSL to homecall.

TAIWAN, BV. Special prefix station BX0CQ will be QRV until October 9. QSL via BV8BC.

KYRGYZSTAN, EX. Valery, EX0V, is active on RTTY. He can be found on 14080 khz around 0100 to 0300, and then from 1200 to 1800z. QSL via N6FF.

ST. PIERRE AND MIQUELON, FP. Look for FP5AC, FP5BU, and FP5CJ to be active as FP5KE/P starting from 2200z on August 22 and going QRT at 1500z on August 24. They will operate on all bands, including some 6 meter SSB. QSL via FP5CJ.

LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0. Henry, SP2FOV, and Kazik, DL2SBY, will be QRV as HB0/SP2FOV and HB0/DL2SBY, respectively, until August 27. They plan to be active on 80 to 10 meters, using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL to homecalls.

MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0. Skip, JE2HCJ, may be QRV until August 25, using the callsign N2PQE/KH0. He will use CW, SSB and RTTY on 40 to 10 meters. QSL via JE2HCJ.

JOHNSTON ISLAND, KH3. Al, KK5ZX, should be active starting August 25. QSL via K3SX.

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC, TL. TL8MR is reported QRV and will be here for one year. QSL via F6FNU.

BENIN, TY. Sigi, TY1IJ, is QRV until September 20. He prefers 17 meters, although he can be found on 40 to 10 meters as well, depending on propagation. QSL via DK8ZD.

CHAD, TT. Jim, WA4KKY, will be QRV as TT8/WA4KKY until September 5. He can be found on 20 and 17 meters, using SSB. Look for John, WB4MBU, to be active, possibly using RTTY, after Jim leaves. QSL TT8/WA4KKY to homecall.

ST. HELENA, ZD7. John, ZD7WRG, is active from here, and can be found using RTTY on 14085 or 21085 khz. QSL via WA2JUN.

TRISTAN DA CUNHA AND GOUGH ISLANDS, ZD9. ZD9IL has been found on 14202 khz between 1200 and 1600z. QSL via ZS5BBO.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The TOEC WW Grid CW Contest is scheduled for this weekend. Please see June QST, page 103 for details.