ARRL DX Bulletin 030
July 30, 1998

DX Bulletin 30 ARLD030
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT July 30, 1998
To all radio amateurs

ARLD030 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, 425 DX News, DXNL, JT1CD, KD3YK and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

SOV. MIL. ORDER OF MALTA. Operators IK0FVC, I0JBL, I0CUT, IK0PRG, IK0MBB, I0HCJ and IK0HBN are now active as 1A0KM until August 3. Look for them on 160 through 2 meters. QSL via IK0FVC.

TURKEY, TA. Special event station YM75TA will be active through October 29 to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Republic of Turkey. Ops Nilay, TA3YJ and Berkin, TA3J, will operate on 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters, SSB. QSL via TA3YJ.

KERGUELEN ISLAND, FT5X. Helios, FT5XN, can be found between 14185 and 14200 kHz beginning around 1100z. QSL via F6PEN.

COCOS-KEELING ISLAND, VK9C. Look for Hiro, JE5WJM, to be active from August 8 to 15 as VK9CE. QSL to home call.

MONGOLIA, JT. Special event station JU60MTZ will be active until August 31 to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Mongolian Railway Board. QSL Via JT1CJ, Sh. Gankhuyag, P.O.Box 100, Ulaanbaatar-44, Mongolia.

AMSTERDAM ISLAND, FT5Z. Bernard, FT5ZI, is active in his spare time. QSL via F5PFP.

MIDWAY ISLAND, KH4. Ron, WA6FGV, and Frans, K6SHJ, will be active from August 3 to 6. They will use AH4/WA6FGV and WH4/K6SHJ on 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters, CW and SSB. QSL to their home calls. Ted, NH6YK, is also active from Midway until August 12.

CRETE, SV9. I4UFH and IK2QEI plan to operate from August 3 to 17. They will sign SV9/I4UFH and SV9/IK2QEI. Activity is planned for 160 through 6 meters on CW and SSB. QSL to home calls.

TAIWAN, BV. Juergen, BV3/DJ3KR, is QRV until August 12. QSL to home call.

CAYMAN ISLANDS, ZF. Jim, KD3YK, will operate ZF2JM from Grand Cayman Island from August 5 to 14. Operation will be QRP on 40 and 20 meter CW, and some 20 meter SSB. QSL to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The QRP ARCI Summer Daze SSB Sprint, Ten-Ten International Net Summer Phone Contest and YO-DX Contest should keep you busy over the weekend. Please see August QST, page 105 for details.