ARRL DX Bulletin 007:
February 19, 1998

DX Bulletin 7 ARLD007
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT February 19, 1998
To all radio amateurs

ARLD007 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DXnews, The Daily DX, QRZ DX, K7BV, and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

VIETNAM, 3W. Anders, SM0ORV, is QRV from Hanoi until June as XV7SV. He can be found on 80 to 15 meters, including 30 meters. QSL to home call.

MALDIVES, 8Q. Rolf, HB9DIF, and Hans, DL8NBE, will be here with their wives until March 11. They will be QRV as 8Q7BV and 8Q7BE, respectively, using CW, SSB and RTTY on all HF bands. QSL to their respective home calls.

ARMENIA, EK. Sergei, EK4JJ, is QRV as 4K1700JJ. QSL via GW3CDP.

SAINT MARTIN, FS. Dennis, K7BV, will be QRV as FS5PL during the ARRL International DX CW Contest. Before and after the contest, he will be active as FS/K7BV. QSL to home call.

SAN ANDRES AND PROVIDENCIA ISLANDS, HK0. Silvano, KB5GL, will be QRV as KB5GL/HK0 from February 26 to March 2. Activity is expected on 80, 20 and 17 through 10 meters, using SSB. QSL via AC7DX.

SOUTH KOREA, HL. The Korean Aviation University ARC will be QRV from Tokchok Island, IOTA AS-090, as HL0K from February 24 to 27, using CW and SSB on 40 and 20 meters. QSL via bureau.

JAN MAYEN, JX. Per, LA7DFA, is QRV until October as JX7DFA. He will also be QRV from 1400 to 1500z every Saturday on 18090 kHz, looking for USA stations. QSL to home call.

SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS. LU1ZC is QRV until about March 15, and is active on all bands. QSL via LU6EF.

CAMEROON, TJ. Bob, TJ1GB, has been found on 40 meters around 0430z. He is also showing up on 160 and 80 meters listening for US and European stations. QSL via K6SLO.

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA, V2. Team Antigua will be QRV as V26B in the upcoming ARRL DX contests as a Multi Operator, Multi Transmitter entry. Team members will also be QRV with their respective V2 calls. QSL via operator's instructions. QSL V26B via WT3Q.

TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, VP5. VP5FXB will be QRV, especially on the newer bands during the ARRL International DX CW contest, looking for stations outside the US. QSL via W8AV.

CHATHAM ISLANDS, ZL7. A group of German amateurs will be QRV from February 23 to March 9 as ZL7DK. QSL via operator's instructions.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL International DX CW contest, Canadian Guides on the Air, CQC Winter QRP QSO Party, REF French Phone Contest and the RSGB 7 Mhz Contest will certainly keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see February QST, page 95 for details.