ARRL DX Bulletin 052
December 31, 1998

DX Bulletin 52 ARLD052
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT December 31, 1998
To all radio amateurs

ARLD052 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, The 599Rpt, 425DXnews, the Daily DX and QST. Thanks to all.

MONACO, 3A. Luc, I1YRL will be QRV in January as 3A/I1YRL on all bands. QSL to homecall.

LIBYA, 5A. Martino, IK3RIY, and Veronica, IK3ZAW, are active from 5A1A until January 4. Veronica plans to operate via RS-13 as well using Mode K. She is also QRV as 5A1IC and has been active on 30 meters around 2000z. QSL via operator's instructions.

TANZANIA, 5H. Dave, 5H3US, is now active on 6 meters with 160 watts. QSL via WA8JOC.

MOZAMBIQUE, C9. Jon, 3DA0CA, is active as C91CO/P using mostly CW on 40 to 10 meters. QSL via W4DR.

ANGOLA, D2. Gabriel, D32AF, is currently QRV on 20 to 10 meters. QSL via I3LLH.

MARQUESAS ISLANDS, FO. Pekka, OH1RY and Jaakko, OH1MA, will be active as FO0KOL and FO0SIL, respectively, from January 7 to 13. QSL to home calls.

GUERNSEY, GU. Colin, 2U0ARE, is a novice and can often be found between 10130 and 10135 khz from 1430 to 1600z.

MINAMI TORISHIMA, JD1. Ryo, JL1KFR/JD1, has been active on 160 meters between 1250 and 1440z. QSL to home call.

JAN MAYEN, JX. Per, LA7DFA, is QRV as JX7DFA, and has been working US East Coast and Mid West stations on 3799 khz just before 0100z. QSL to home call.

JORDAN, JY. George, JY9QJ, has been QRV on 160 meters beginning around 0230z. QSL via DL5MBY.

BANABA ISLAND, T33. Karl, DL1VU will be QRV through January as T33VU. QSL to home call.

SAN MARINO, T7. John, T77CD, has been working US East Coast and Mid West stations on 10 meters from 1320 to 1500z. QSL via I0MWI.

COCOS KEELING ISLANDS, VK9C. Hide, JM1LJS, is QRV as VK9CL until January 2, and has been active on 40, 20, 17, 15 and 12 meters SSB with some CW. QSL to home call.

INDIA, VU. Bernhard, DL2GAC, will be active as VU2BMS until January 13. QSL to home call.

CAMBODIA, XU. XU7AAN has been QRV on 20 meters around 2300 to 0100z. QSL via JH8YZB.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. Usher in the New Year participating in the ARRL RTTY Roundup and the ARRL Straight Key Night. Please see December QST, pages 96 and 97, respectively, for details.