ARRL DX Bulletin 010
March 12, 1998

DX Bulletin 10 ARLD010
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT March 12, 1998
To all radio amateurs


This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, Jim, W0NB, 425DXnews, QRZ DX, DXNS and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

MONACO, 3A. Luc, I1YRL, and John, IK1SLP, will be QRV March 14 to 18 and again from March 21 and 22 as 3A/I1YRL and 3A/IK1SLP, respectively, using CW and SSB on all bands, including the newer bands. QSL both calls via I1YRL.

VIETNAM, 3W. 3W7TK is QRV using CW on 20 and 15 meters. His length of stay is unknown. QSL via OK1HWB.

NEPAL, 9N. Henning is active as 9N1CU from Kathmandu for two to three years. For the time being he operates on 80, 20 and 15 meters. He hopes to be QRV on 40 meters beginning in July. QSL to PO Box 4010, Kathmandu, Nepal.

KERGUELEN ISLAND, FT/X. Helios, FT5XN, has been QRV on 30 meters just after 0330z. He can usually be found on 10124 khz between 0230 and 0500z, and also around 1900z. QSL via F6PEN.

LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0. HB9LEY will be QRV as HB0/HB9LEY from March 14 and 15. He plans to operate on 40 to 10 meters, including the newer bands, using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via JH1BSE.

DODECANESE, SV5. Jim, SV5EFB, and George, SV5DZG, will be QRV every weekend from Rhodes Island, using SSB on 12 meters. QSL via the bureau.

CHAD, TT. Eric, TT8JE, is QRV around 0930z on 24900 khz. QSL via F6FNU.

ANTIGUA, V2. Gavin, GM0GAV, will be active using mostly CW on the lower HF and newer bands, possibly as V27X until March 20. QSL to home call.

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS, VP2V. Look for VP2VI/50 to be QRV in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first modern DXpedition. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters, using CW, from March 14 to 15. QSL via AB1U.

CAMBODIA, XU. Harv, XUF2B, is usually QRV on 14030 around 1230z. He has also been found on 10108 khz just before 1400z. QSL via N4JR.

SOUTH AFRICA, ZS. ZS1B, ZS1FJ, ZS1KC and ZS2LL will sign ZS26BI on all bands using CW and SSB until March 13. They are active from Bird Island, a new IOTA. QSL via ZS1FJ.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The QCWA QSO, Wisconsin QSO and Missouri QSO Parties will keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see March QST, page 101 for details.