ARRL DX Bulletin 037
September 17, 1998

DX Bulletin 37 ARLD037
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 17, 1998
To all radio amateurs

ARLD037 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by KB8NW, N4GN, the OPDX Bulletin, QRZ DX, DXNS, The Daily DX and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

SWAZILAND, 3DA. Jon, 3DAOCA, is QRV daily from 1800 to 2000z looking for Europe and Japan on 160 meters. QSL via W4DR.

CHINA, BY. Look for Special Event Station BT2HC, located in Hunchun City, to be QRV September 19 and 20 on 40, 20 and 15 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via KU9C.

CHILE, CE. Special Event Station XR40TC is QRV throughout September. This is to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Temuco Radio Club. QSL via CE6TC.

IRAN, EP. Andy, EP3LAH, is QRV on 15 meters using SSB from Avan, Northern Iran. QSL via RV6LAH.

WALLIS AND FUTUNA ISLANDS, FW. Marcel, ON4QM, is active as FW5XX, and will be here for two months. Activity is expected on all bands. QSL to home call.

SOUTH KOREA, HL. Special Event stations D98WCX and 6K98WCX are active until November 10. Members from the Korean Amateur Radio League Kyongbuk Branch and the Kyongju ARC are QRV to celebrate the World Culture Exhibition in Kyongju. QSL via HL5FOP.

SVALBARD, JW. Carlos, LA9PJA, is QRV until September 21 as JW9PJA, using CW, SSB, RTTY, Pactor and SSTV on 160 to 6 meters. QSL to home call.

MOUNT ATHOS, SV/A. Dominic, DL5EBE, is QRV until September 23 from Monk Apollo's QTH as SV2ASP/A. Look for his CW from 160 to 10 meters, including the newer bands. QSL via SV2ASP/A.

EUROPEAN RUSSIA, R. Look for Special Event Station UE0LEZ, located in the Posyet Zarubini Ports in Russia, to be QRV September 19 and 20 on 40, 20 and 15 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via UA0MF.

HONG KONG, VR2. Leo, K8PYD, and Jon, WB8YJF, will be QRV from September 21 to October 1 signing VR2/homecalls. Activity will be mostly CW and RTTY with some SSB. QSL to home calls.

IRAQ, YI. The Radio Club of Baghdad will be QRV September 22 to October 1 with Special Event Station YI89BIF for the Babylon International Festival. QSL via operator's instructions.

TRISTAN DA CUNHA, ZD9. Ian, ZD9IL, is QRV on 40 to 10 meters. He can operate only from 0900 to 1600z. QSL via ZS5BBO.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The YLRL Howdy Days, ARRL 10 GHz and Up Cumulative Contest, Air Force Anniversary QSO Party, Washington State Salmon Run, Scandinavian Activity CW Contest and the Tennessee QSO Party will keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend. Please see September QST, page 103 for details.