ARRL DX Bulletin 024
June 10, 1999

DX Bulletin 24 ARLD024
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT June 10, 1999
To all radio amateurs

ARLD024 DX news

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

VIETNAM, 3W. Michal, 3W7TK, has been QRV on 21012 khz working US and European stations from 1400 to 1600z. QSL via OK1HWB.

NIGER, 5U. Dan, AE4RP, is QRV as 5U7DG. He plans to be here until the summer of 2000. He is active on 20 to 10 meters at present, and hopes to be on 160, 80 and 40 meters soon. QSL via K4SE.

ZAMBIA, 9J. Brian, 9J2BO, has been QRV on 21213, 24893 and 28005 khz between 0550 and 0610z. QSL via W6ORD.

CHINA, BY. Jack, WB8SMV, will be QRV until the end of July from several club stations, including BY1DX in the All Asian CW Contest, and from June 21 to July 14 from BY4LB in Qingdao, using mainly CW.

ST. PAUL ISLAND, CY9. Look for CY9SS to be QRV until June 14. This includes an entry in the ARRL June VHF QSO party, with activity on 6 meters and 70 cm. Before, during and after the contest, look for activity on 160 meters to 70 cm. QSL via VY2SS.

KYRGYZSTAN, EX. Vlad, EX8F, has been QRV on 21010 khz from 0330 to 0430z.

ST. VINCENT, J8. Mike, J87AB, is usually QRV around 18147 khz after 1100z.

BRAZIL, PY. Look for Special Event Station PS400NAT to be QRV until December 31 to commemorate the 400th anniversary of Natal City. Activity is centered around 20 meter SSB. QSL via PS7AB.

TURKEY, TA. Look for DL5MAE, TA3YJ, and TA3J, to be QRV as TA4/homecalls/p, June 12 and 13, using CW and SSB on 160 to 10 meters. This includes 2 meter EME. QSL to home calls.

COSTA RICA, TI. Kees, PA5CW, is QRV until June 22 as PA5CW/TI8, using CW on 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters. QSL to home call.

CONGO, TN. Hazel, TN7OT, has been QRV on 21322 khz from 1430 to 1515z. QSL via AL7OT.

CHAGOS ISLANDS, VQ9. George, VQ9GB, is QRV for 4 more months, and can be found on 20 and 15 meters using CW and SSB. Rob, VQ9CV, is here for 11 months and is active using CW and SSB.

TRISTAN DA CUNHA, ZD9. Andy, ZD9BV, may be found on 6 meters. QSL via W4FRU.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL June VHF QSO Party, TOEC WW Grid Contest, ANARTS WW RTTY/Digital Contest and the Portugal Day DX Contest are all schedule for this weekend. Please see June QST, page 97 for details.