ARRL DX Bulletin 049
December 2, 1999

DX Bulletin 49 ARLD049
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT December 2, 1999
To all radio amateurs

ARLD049 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, 425DXnews, The Daily DX, QRZ DX, K2RO, DXNL and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

MONACO, 3A. 3A/VA3EU has been QRV on 10108 khz between 0300 and 0430z. QSL to home call.

FIJI, 3D2. Birgit, DL7IO, and Holger, DL7AU, are active as 3D2IO and 3D2AO, respectively, until December 9. QSL both calls via DL7VRO. Meanwhile, Hirotada, JA0SC, is QRV as 3D2HY on 80 to 10 meters using SSB and RTTY until December 5. QSL to home call.

TUNISIA, 3V. Hrane, YT1AD, has been QRV from club station 3V8BB on 28023 khz from 1530 to 1630z. QSL via YT1AD.

VIETNAM, 3W. Members of the Tallinn Youth Radio Club will be QRV as 3W6KM from December 5 to January 4, 2000. Activity will be on all bands and modes. QSL via ES1AKM.

JAMAICA, 6Y. Alan, G3XAQ, is QRV as G3XAQ/6Y5 until December 9. QSL to home call.

BURUNDI, 9U. Gus, 9U5D, has been QRV on CW on 14035 khz starting around 0430z. QSL via SM0BFJ.

SAINT MARTIN, FS. Members of the North Jersey DX Association are QRV as FS/W2QM until December 8. RTTY and 160 meters operations are planned in addition to the regular HF bands. QSL via W2QM.

PANAMA, HP. Radio amateurs here can use the prefix 3F until January 5, 2000, in commemoration of the transfer of the Panama Canal. Look for 3F1AC, for example, to be QRV on all bands using CW. QSL via HP1AC

GUERNSEY, GU. Jim, G0OFE, will be QRV as GU0OFE from December 8 to 13. This includes an entry in the ARRL 10 Meter contest. QSL to home call.

SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS. Danny, LZ2UU, will be active as LZ0A from the Bulgarian Antarctic base on Livingston Island from December 4 to February, 2000. QSL via LZ1KDP.

ANTARCTICA. Look for Niall, VP8NJS, to be QRV until February 1, 2000, and Art, KC4/KL7RL, to be active from Antarctic Base Patriot Hills. QSL via operator's instructions.

CAMBODIA, XU. Andy, G4ZVJ, has extended his stay and is active as XU7AAV until December 5. QSL to home call. Meanwhile, Yoh, 7L1MFS and Koji, JS6BLS, are active as XU2C on 40 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY until December 5. QSL via JS6BLS.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL 160 Meter Contest, QRP ARCI Holiday Spirits Homebrew CW Sprint and the TOPS Activity 3.5 MHz CW Contest are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see December QST, page 88 for details.