ARRL DX Bulletin 050: November 7, 1996

DX Bulletin 50 ARLD050
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT November 7, 1996
To all radio amateurs

ARLD050 DX news

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

TOGO, 5V. G3SXW reports the 5V7A project for the CQWW CW Contest is just about ready to roll. Ten operators hope to be active on all bands including the newer bands between November 20 through 24. QSL via operators home calls. QSL 5V7A via GM4AGL.

UGANDA, 5X. Paul, 5X4F, is planning an all band Multi Single entry in the CQWWDX CW Contest from Arua in northwest Uganda. Operators are Dave, KE4EW, Dale, N3BNA and Paul, 5X4F. QSL 5X4F via K3SW.

WESTERN MALAYSIA, 9M2. Don, G3OZF, will be active November 7 through 10 as 9M2/G3OZF from Pangkor Island, IOTA AS 072. Activity will be on CW and SSB on 80 through 10 meters. QSL via CBA.

BURUNDI, 9U. 9U5DX has been active over the past weekend on 15 meters. QSL via F2VX.

ISLE OF MAN, GD. Steve, G4OUL will be QRV November 15 through 28 as GD4UOL and GT3FLH from November 29 through 30. QSL direct.

THAILAND, HS. Jack, WA0RJY, will be active from November 16 through December 1. He plans to be in the CQWW CW Contest as a Single Operator all band entry with the callsign of HS0/WA0RJY. He will also be active before and after the contest using the same call. QSL to Jack Fleming, POB 581, Seattle, WA 98111.

ST. LUCIA, J6. Bob, W9UI, and members of the SouthWest Ohio DX Association will be active as J6DX for the CQWW DX CW Contest as a Multi Single entry. Members will use their individual callsigns outside of the contest. QSL J6DX via Scott Lehman, PO Box 803, Greenville, Ohio 45331.

ARGENTINA, LU. Look for LU1BR and LU2AH to use L75AA during the CQWW DX CW Contest. This prefix celebrates the Argentine Radio Club 75th Anniversary. QSL via LU4AA.

BELAU, T8. Belau, aka Palau, has begun to issue T8 callsigns in place of KC6, and members of the Oklahoma DX Group are now operating as T88T. QSL via The Belau DXpedition, Box 88, Morris, Oklahoma 74445 0088.

TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, VP5. Dave, WD5N, will be active in the CQWW DX CW Contest as VP5EA. He will also be active a few days before and after as VP5/WD5N. QSL via WD5N, 103 Osage Dr., Leander, TX 78641, or via the W5 QSL Bureau.

QSL INFORMATION. All QSLs for EY1ZA, EY50V, EY2Q, EY8CQ/R3Q, EY8AB, UJ8JCQ, and RJ8JAB must be sent via Alex Rubtsov, EY8CQ, Box 32, Moscow, 117449, Russia or via the Tajik Amateur Radio League Bureau.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Worked All Europe RTTY Contest and the OK/OM DX Contest are all scheduled for this weekend. See November QST, page 95 for details.