ARRL DX Bulletin 020
May 13, 1999

DX Bulletin 20 ARLD020
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT May 13, 1999
To all radio amateurs

ARLD020 DX news

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

MONACO, 3A. Special Event Station 3A50R is QRV until May 16, using CW and SSB on all bands, commemorating the 50th Jubilee of Prince Rainier III of Monaco. QSL via bureau.

VIETNAM, 3W. Tom, SP5AUC, is now QRV using CW signing 3W7CW on 40 to 10 meters. QSL to home call.

SRI LANKA, 4S. Wim, ON6TZ, is QRV as 4S7TZG, using SSB around 1830z on 14212 kHz and on 21254 kHz at 1700z. His length of stay is unknown. QSL to home call.

WESTERN MALAYSIA, 9M2. Johnny, 9M2/G3LIV, is QRV until May 24 from Pulau Penang, IOTA AS-015, using mostly CW on 20, 17 and 15 meters. QSL to home call.

IRAN, EP. Abdollah, EP2FM, is now QRV using RTTY.

GLORIOSO ISLAND, FR/G. Henri, FR5ZQ, is QRV until June 5 as FR5ZQ/G, using CW and SSB on 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters, plus the newer bands. QSL to home call.

ARGENTINA, LU. Horacio, LU4AAV, will be active as L24AAV from May 16 to 23, using CW and SSB on all bands. This will be during the celebration of the 75th Anniversary of the World Record of Distance in 1924. QSL to home call.

MARKET REEF, OJ0. Seppo, OH1VR, will be QRV as OJ0VR. QSL to home call.

PAPUA NEW GUINEA, P2. Chip, P29CC, is often QRV around 2200 to 0000z on 28483 khz. QSL via K1WY.

CRETE ISLAND, SV9. Drew, GM3YOR, will be active May 15 to 28 as SV9/GM3YOR while on holiday. He will operate CW mainly on the newer bands, but also on 160 and 80 meters if conditions allow. QSL to home call.

KAZAKHSTAN, UN. Mike, K5KWG, is QRV until June 2000 as K5KWG/UN7. He can be found on 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters. QSL via Z32KV.

MACAO, XX9. Youth club station XX9JUV is now QRV. QSL via XX9AU.

SOUTHERN COOK ISLANDS, ZK1. Jim, ZK1JD is regularly QRV using SSB from Rarotonga.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Armed Forces Day 50th Anniversary Communications Test is on tap for this weekend. Please see May QST, page 97 for details.