ARRL DX Bulletin 045
November 12, 1998

DX Bulletin 45 ARLD045
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT November 12, 1998
To all radio amateurs

ARLD045 DX news

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

MALAWI, 7Q. Les, 7Q7LA, is QRV using CW on all bands including the newer bands. QSL via G0IAS.

SINGAPORE, 9V. Special Event Station 9V8SEA is active from IOTA AS-019 until November 15 during the 26th South East Asia Net Convention. QSL via operator's instructions.

BOTSWANA, A2. Charlie, A22/W0YG, is QRV until November 15, although his length of stay here is unknown. QSL to home call.

PRATAS ISLAND, BV9. BQ9P is QRV on 160 to 10 meters, using CW, SSB and RTTY until November 19. QSL via KU9C.

ERITREA, E3. The Space A DX Group is QRV as E30GA and has been active on 12 and 10 meters around 1200z. Look for some 6 meter activity, as well as RTTY. A number of other E30 stations will be active until November 17. QSL E30GA via K4JDJ. QSL all others via home calls.

FRANCE, F. Look for Special Event Station TM8OA to be active until November 15 to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the Armistice. Activity is on all bands and modes. QSL via F6KVD.

VATICAN, HV. Francisco has been active from HV4NAC on 20, 15 and 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via IK0FVC.

MINAMI TORISHIMA, JD1. Ryoichi, JL1KFR, is currently active as JL1KFR/JD1 until November 25. He plans to operate in the Japan International DX Phone Contest on 20, 15 and 10 meters. Outside the contest, he will concentrate on CW and RTTY. QSL to home call.

OGASAWARA ISLANDS, JD1. Hiro, JD1BIA, will be QRV in the Japan International DX Phone Contest on all bands. QSL to home call.

POLAND, SP. Special Event Station SN0SUL will be active until November 15 on all bands, using CW, SSB and RTTY to celebrate the 80th Anniversary of the Regaining of Independence of Poland. QSL via SP5ZCC.

HONG KONG, VR2. Serge, F6BHK, is QRV as VR2LL, using CW on 20 and 10 meters. He hopes to use RTTY soon. QSL to home call.

ALBANIA, ZA. Mike, ZA1MH, is QRV until December 1. QSL via Z32KV.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Worked All Europe RTTY Contest, Japan International DX Phone Contest, OK/OM DX Contest and the Peace Country Amateur Radio Club QRS Contest will certainly keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see November QST, page 97 for details.