ARRL DX Bulletin 031: June 27, 1996

DX Bulletin 31 ARLD031
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT June 27, 1996
To all radio amateurs

ARLD031 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with info provided by Bill, KQ4GC, Antoine, 3D2AG, Randy, KD8JN, Chris, G4BUE, and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

THAILAND, HS. Fred, K3ZO, will sign HS0ZAR for 3 or 4 weeks starting around September 15. Try the low end of 40 and 20 meters. QSL via K3ZO.

LEBANON, OD. F5PWT should be QRV for 4 months as OD/F5PWT, mostly on 21186, 18137 and 14132 kHz.

ROTUMA ISLAND, 3D2. A one month DXpedition is being planned by Antoine, 3D2AG, for around August of this year. The call will be 3D2AG/P. CW and RTTY will be used on 80 through 10 meters. QSL direct to his Callbook address.

NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0. KH0N and KH0/JA6IP plan to be QRV on 80 through 6 meter CW and SSB July 14 to 17. They will also be in the All Asian DX CW Contest. QSL via home calls or NKDXC, Box 805, Yahata, 805, Japan.

SRI LANKA, 4S. Bob, G3REP, who is on the air as 4S7RPG, will be in Sri Lanka at least until August. Listen for him transmitting on 1827 kHz, QSX 1828, Friday and Saturday night during July.

CYPRUS, 5B. Michael, DL5MX, will sign 5B4/DL5MX on 160 through 10 meters July 18 to August 1. QSL via DL5MX.

TOGO, 5V. Roger, G3SXW, and others are planning an operation from here during the CQ WW CW Contest.

WESTERN SAMOA, 5W. Perry, WH6XY, is QRV for a year as 5W1PC.

NEPAL, 9N. Last chance for Brad, KV5V, and XYL KB5KVV, as they will wrap up their operation June 30. Try 14018 kHz CW, 14068 kHz RTTY.

CROZET ISLAND, FT. Sam, FT5WE, is QRV again after being off the air for antenna work. He plans some 75 meter SSB but prefers 7045 kHz SSB or CW 5 kHz up from the bottom of the bands. Try 3505 kHz at 1400z or 10108 kHz. QSL via F5GTW.

ASCENSION ISLAND, ZD8. Jim, N6TJ, is making yet another trip and will be QRV as ZD8Z July 9 to 17. He will operate CW and SSB, all bands. QSL via VE3HO.

GUERNSEY, GU. Listen for GU6D by G3KHZ, G3SJJ and G3TMA July 27 and 28. They may sign GU3KHZ, GU3SJJ and GU3TMA, respectively, after their GU6D stint in the IOTA contest. QSL via G3SJJ.

GUANTANAMO BAY, KG4. Bill, KQ4GC, will operate SSB and RTTY as KG4GC July 12 to 18. QSL via KQ4GC with SASE.

IOTA, GRID SQUARE, AND COUNTY HUNTERS NOTE. Randy, KD8JN, will be on Hatteras Island, NA-067, Grid FM-25, Dare County, July 13 to 20, signing KD8JN/4, primarily on SSB, with CW on request. He will be on all bands except 160 meters. QSL via KD8JN with SASE, one IRC for DX.