ARRL DX Bulletin 042
October 14, 1999

DX Bulletin 42 ARLD042
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT October 14, 1999
To all radio amateurs

ARLD042 DX news

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

FIJI, 3D2. Craig, 3D2TC, has been QRV on 20 meters SSB between 0400 and 0600z.

GUINEA, 3X. Robert, 3XY1BO, has been QRV on 21005 khz between 1700 and 1800z. QSL via F5XX.

PHILIPPINES, DU. Until December 31, 1999, some Philippine amateur radio stations will be using the special anniversary prefix DU67 to celebrate the 67th year of the founding of the Philippine Amateur Radio Association.

CANARY ISLANDS, EA8. Steve, G0UIH, will be active as EA8/G0UIH/p from October 21 to 28. His operations will be SSB only on 20 to 10 meters. QSL to home call.

ANTARCTICA. EM1KGG is QRV from Vernadsky Antarctic base on Galindez Island, IOTA AN-006. QSL via UT7UA. Meanwhile, Tom, VK0TS, is still active from the Davis base, IOTA AN-016. He can be found around 14245 khz between 1000 and 1200z. QSL via VK1DX.

AUSTRAL ISLANDS, FO. Marcel, ON4QM, is QRV as FO0DEH from Raivavae, IOTA OC-114, until October 19. QSL to home call.

MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0. Northern Kyushu DX Club members JA6AGA and JA6CNL will be active on all bands using mostly CW as KH0/AF4IN and KH0N, respectively. QSL to home calls.

PALMYRA AND JARVIS ISLANDS, KH5. Norbert, DF6FK, and his XYL Judith, DL2ZAD, are QRV as KH5/homecalls until October 21. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters SSB only. QSL both calls via DF6FK.

LEBANON, OD. Genevieve, F5SQM, is now active using mostly CW as OD/F5SQM. She plans to participate in major contests. QSL via F6FYA.

BRAZIL, PY. Look for PX7ZZ to be QRV October 23 to 24 from the St. Alberto Lighthouse. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via PS7ZZ.

SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS. Oleg, R1ANF/A, has been active on 20 meters CW after 0100z from the Korean Antarctic research base King Sejong. QSL via RK1PWA.

BURKINA FASO, XT. Mako, XT2HP, was QRV on 21175 khz just after 0800z. He is also QRV on 20 meters using CW around 2100 to 2200z. QSL via JA1OEM.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The RSGB 21/28 MHz CW Contest, JARTS WW RTTY Contest, Illinois QSO Party, Asia-Pacific CW Sprint and the Worked All Germany Contest will certainly keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see October QST, page 86 for details.