ARRL DX Bulletin 043
October 21, 1999

DX Bulletin 43 ARLD043
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT October 21, 1999
To all radio amateurs

ARLD043 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, The Daily DX, QRZ DX, 4X1VF, 425 DX News and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

ISRAEL, 4X. 4Z0A will be QRV for about 8 hours on October 23 from Akhziv Island, IOTA AS-100, using CW and SSB on 20, 15 and 10 meters. QSL via 4Z5DW.

BURUNDI, 9U. Gus, 9U5D, has been QRV on 28445 khz around 1100z and 6 meters around 1700 to 1900z. QSL via SM0BFJ.

AUSTRAL ISLANDS, FO. Koji, JK7TKE, is QRV from Tubuai as FO0KOJ until October 28. QSL to home call.

SAINT MARTIN, FS. Brian, N3OC, is QRV as FS/N3OC until October 26. He is concentrating on 30, 17, 12 and 6 meters and is active using RTTY. He expected a one-day RTTY trip to Anguilla, VP2E, during this time. QSL to home call.

GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, HC8. Rich, N6KT, is QRV as HC8A until November 1. He will also participate in the CQ WW SSB DX contest. QSL via WV7Y.

OGASAWARA ISLANDS, JD1. Katsu, JD1BKR, is QRV until October 27 from Iwo Jima, IOTA AS-030. He will return on November 4 for about six months. QSL via JA bureau.

FERNANDO DE NORONHA ISLAND, PY0. Peter, PY5CC, is QRV as PY0FM until November 1 on all bands, with am emphasis on 6 meters. QSL via JA1VOK.

BANGLADESH, S2. JA8RUZ, JA1UT, JA1AFF and JS1QHO are QRV as S21ZE. QSL via JA1UT. Meanwhile, Stig, S21YJ, has been QRV on 28460 khz around 0800z. QSL via SM4AIO.

WESTERN KIRIBATI, T30. Look for T30Y and T30CW to be QRV using SSB, and CW and RTTY, respectively, on 80 to 10 meters, including 17 and 12 meters. QSL both calls via DL7DF.

UKRAINE, UR. EO55JM is QRV from October 25 to 29 to celebrate 55 years of Ukrainian liberation. QSL via UX3FW.

LORD HOWE ISLAND, VK9L. Dee, W1HEO, will be QRV as VK9LM beginning October 24. Activity is expected on 20 and 15 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

MONTSERRAT, VP2M. Look for VP2MBT and VP2MGL to be QRV until October 30. They are active using CW, SSB and RTTY on 80 to 10 meters, including the newer bands. QSL both calls via EA3BT.

ANTARCTICA. ZM5PX is active from IOTA AN-011, and has been QRV on 14164 khz around 0600z. QSL via operator's instructions.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The YLRL YL Anniversary Phone contest, The Rhode Island QSO Party and the QRP ARCI Fall CW QSO Party are all on tap for this weekend. Please see October QST, page 87 for details.