ARRL DX Bulletin 053: November 27, 1996

DX Bulletin 53 ARLD053
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT November 27, 1996
To all radio amateurs

ARLD053 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with info provided by Tedd, KB8NW, The OPDX Bulletin, The 599Rpt, Jose, CT1EEB, Jerry, K9BG, Vlad, ZS6MG, and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

BAHAMAS, C6. Walt, G3NYY/C6A, and Tim, G4VXE/C6A, will be active, mainly on CW, from New Providence Island, IOTA NA 001, November 30 through December 9. They will take part in the ARRL 160 Meter Contest as well. Some RTTY activity is also possible. QSL G3NYY/C6A via home call and G4VXE/C6A via G3SWH, direct or via the bureau.

ANTARCTICA. Greg, WB7CHV/KC4 was recently QRV from the new base at Siple Dome Station. He is now active from McMurdo Base. QSL via WB7CHV.

SEYCHELLES, S7. Paddy, S79MAD, can often be found with Randy, WX5L, at 1300Z on Sundays on 14086 kHz through a RTTY list operation. QSL via GW4WVO.

BOSNIA HERZEGOVINA, T9. Dave, T9/WA5IKQ, is located in Camp McGovern as the ATT site engineer. His location is not far from the city of Brcko, north of Tuzla. He is active on SSB and CW, mostly on 80 through 20 meters. QSL to KH6BZF via CBA.

CHAGOS ISLANDS, VQ9. Pres, N6SS is again active as VQ9SS from Diego Garcia. He will be active for four months and will be QRV most evenings starting from his local sunset. QSL via N6SS.

ZAMBIA, 9J. Vlad, ZS6MG, will be active as 9J/ZS6MG for seven days, starting probably the end of November. He will be QRV on 40 meter CW, although he will also try some 80, 20, 15 and 10 meter operation. QSL via ZS6MG.

QSL NEWS AND INFORMATION. W9 QSL Bureau users take note. Effective immediately, the NEW address for the W9 Incoming QSL Bureau is, NIDXA, PO Box 1450, Woodstock, IL, 60098. Mail sent to the OLD NIDXA QSL bureau address will be forwarded for one year.

Mary Ann, WA3HUP, IS NOT the QSL Manager for the station A61AT QRV on 80 meters.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The New Mexico QSO Party, and the QRP ARCI Holiday Spirits Homebrew Sprint, CW, are all on tap for this weekend. Please see December QST, page 94 for details.