ARRL DX Bulletin 039
October 1, 1998

DX Bulletin 39 ARLD039
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT October 1, 1998

ARLD039 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, The DXNS, The DX News Letter, The 425 DX News, Floyd, N5FG, Fabrizio, IN3ZNR, Serge, UA9LP, and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

CHINA, BY. Operators from Shanghai plan to be active as BI5X from Xiao Yangshan Island, from October 1 to 3. QSL via BY4BHP, P.O. Box 085-299, Shanghai 200085, People's Republic of China.

GLORIOSO ISLAND, FR/G. A report in the Megahertz Magazine states that Jacques, FR5ZU, will be active from October 7 to 30 as FR5ZU/G. Planned activity includes SSB and RTTY on all bands. QSL via JA8FCG.

SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS, VP8. Stan, SP3BGD, who is QRV until December 10 from the Polish Antarctic station HF0POL, is putting up a new antenna for 160m. QSL via bureau or via SP3SUN..

MACAO, XX9. Jon, WB8YJF, and Leo, K8PYD, are QRV as XX9TJF on 20 meter CW and RTTY. Their length of stay not known. QSL via home calls.

ANTARCTICA, KC4. Dave, KC4AAA, will be active on 14.243 MHz from 0000z to 0800z daily until about November 4. QSL via NC6J.

NEPAL, 9N. David, G4ERW, is QRV until November 7 as 9N7RW from Patan in the Kathmandu Valley. QSL via home call.

BERMUDA, VP9. Igor, US1IDX, will be active as US1IDX/VP9 from October 17 to 24. QSL via N5FG.

MOROCCO, CN. Gerald, OE8GNK, will be QRV from October 2 to 23 from Beni Mellal and possibly Casablanca. QSL via home call.

ST LUCIA, J6. Fabrizio, IN3ZNR, will be active between October 3 and 10 on all bands with emphasis on the low bands. QSL via home call, direct or bureau.

OMAN, A4. Mary, G0BQV, will be active as A4/G0BQV from October 21 to November 1. She will be on CW on all bands. QSL via G0BQV.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The VK/ZL/Oceania Contest, phone, and RSGB 21/28 MHz Contest, phone, are on tap for this weekend. Please see October QST, page 108 for details.