ARRL DX Bulletin 030
July 22, 1999

DX Bulletin 30 ARLD030
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT July 22, 1999
To all radio amateurs

ARLD030 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, QRZ DX, The Daily DX, The 599Rpt, Berkin, TA3J and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

WESTERN SAMOA, 5W. Atsuo, 5W1SA, has been QRV using RTTY on 15 meters around 0800 to 0900z.

CHINA, BY. BG7YB and BG7YC are active from Haikou around 1400 to 1800z on 21400 to 21410 khz.

PORTUGAL, CT. The Algarve DX Group will be signing CQ1C during the IOTA Contest from Culatra Island, IOTA EU-145. QSL via CT1GFK.

SAINT PAUL ISLAND, CY9. Members of the West Island ARC are QRV until July 28 as CY9CWI from IOTA NA-94. Activity includes an entry in the IOTA contest on 160 to 6 meters, including the newer bands. QSL via VE2CWI.

ESTONIA, ES. Operators from the Viimsi Radio Club are active from Kihnu Island, IOTA EU-034, until July 27. Look for ES2WX/0, ES2RJ/0, ES2NA/0, ES2QH/0 and ES1MW/0 to operate on 50, 144, 432 and 1296 MHz with some HF. They will be active as ES0X in the Estonian V/U/SHF Open Field Day, July 24 and 25. QSL via operator's instructions.

FRANCE, F. Thierry, F5SNY, will be active as F5SNY/p from Belle Ile, IOTA EU-048, until July 29. This includes an entry in the IOTA Contest.

ENGLAND, G. Look for Tom, G0PSE, Ian, G3KZR, and Steve, G4EDG, to be active as GB0SM and G5M during the IOTA Contest from Saint Mary's Island, IOTA EU-011. They will be here until July 29. QSL via G3WNI.

SAN ANDRES AND PROVIDENCIA ISLANDS, HK0. Abel, HK0VGJ, can often be found on 18075 khz between 2000 and 2300z.

ITALY, I. Marco, IK0YVV, will be active until July 31 from Elba Island, IOTA EU-028, using mainly CW. He will enter the IOTA Contest as IA5/IK0YVV.

GREENLAND, OX. Fred, ON6QR, will be QRV during the IOTA contest as OX3NUK from Nuuk, IOTA NA-018. QSL via ON4GO.

ANTARCTICA. R1AND can often be found between 0000 and 0200z on 160, 80 and 40 meters using CW. QSL via RW1AI.

TURKEY, TA. Berkin, TA3J will participate in the IOTA Contest as TA3J/0 from Alibey Island, IOTA AS-099.

LORD HOWE ISLAND, VK9L. VK9LK is active on 20 meters around 0500 to 0600z. QSL via IZ0BTY.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The RSGB Islands-on-the-Air Contest is scheduled for this weekend. Please see July QST, page 88 for details.