ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD001 (2006)

ARLD001 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 1  ARLD001
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  January 5, 2006
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD001 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
AI4LT, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, 425DXnews, DXNL,
WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST.  Thanks to all.

SPRATLY ISLAND.  Station DX0A is QRV from Kalayaan Island until
January 19.  Activity is on the low bands.  QSL via operators'

SENEGAL, 6W.  Conrad, 6W8CK has been QRV using RTTY on 20 meters
around 1100z and then at 1730z.  QSL via DH7WW.

CROATIA, 9A.  Members of the Croatian Amateur Radio Association are
QRV as 9A150NT during all of 2006 to celebrate the 150th anniversary
of the birth of inventor and scientist Nikola Tesla.  Activity is on
all bands and modes.  QSL via 9A6AA.

ZAMBIA, 9J.  James is QRV as 9J2CA and has been active using RTTY on
15 meters around 1230z and then with PSK on 20 meters around 1530z.
QSL via G3SWH.

TONGA, A3.  Paul, A35RK has been active on 12 meters between 1945
and 2045z.  QSL via W7TSQ.

SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS.  Sang, DS4NMJ is QRV as DT8A from the King
Sejong Station on King George Island, IOTA AN-010, until December
31.  Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL
via HL2FDW.

ETHIOPIA, ET.  Pertti, OH2PM is QRV as ET3AA from Addis Ababa.
Activity of late is on 20 and 15 meters using CW.  QSL via
operator's instructions.

JAPAN, JA.  Taka, JR3TVH is QRV as JR3TVH/JS6 from Miyako Island,
IOTA AS-079, until January 11.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters using
CW, SSB, RTTY and AM.  QSL to home call.

SVALBARD, JW.  Trond, LA9VDA will be QRV as JW9VDA from Spitsbergen
Island, IOTA EU-026, from January 9 to 16.  Activity will be on all
bands using mostly CW and SSB.  QSL direct to home call.

BONAIRE AND CURACAO, PJ2.  Jerry, WB9Z is QRV as PJ2/WB9Z from
Curacao, IOTA SA-006, and has been active using RTTY on 20 meters
around 2300z.  He will be active as PJ2T in the ARRL RTTY Roundup.
QSL via AF9H.

EGYPT, SU.  Hans is QRV as SU9HP and has been active on 160 meters
using CW from 1900 to 2100z.  QSL via SM0CFO.

CENTRAL AFRICA, TL.  Christian, F5NRY is QRV as TL8QC while here on
a 2 to 3 year work assignment.  Activity is on 40, 20, 17 and 15
meters using CW only.  QSL to home call.

GABON, TR.  Alain, TR8CA is usually QRV on 160 meters around 2100z.
QSL via F6CBC.

BELIZE, V3.  Art, NN7A will be QRV as V31JZ/p from South Water Caye,
IOTA NA-180, from January 11 to 15.  Activity will be on 40 to 10
metes, including the newer bands, and possibly 160 and 80 meters,
using mostly CW with some SSB.  QSL to home call.

BRUNEI, V8.  Vladislav, G0KBO, Victor, UA6AF and Yuri, RN6BR will be
QRV as V8FBO, V8FVV and V8FBR, respectively, from January 8 to 16.
QSL via operators' instructions.

CHAGOS ISLAND, VQ9.  Larry, VQ9LA has been active using RTTY on 40
meters around 0130 and 1400z.  QSL via operator's instructions.

CAMBODIA, XU.  Peter, NO2R will be QRV as XU7ACY from Sihanoukville
from January 7 to 21.  Activity will be on 160, 80 and 40 meters
using mostly CW with some SSB.  QSL via K2NJ.

Contest, Worldwide QRP Federation QSO Party, EUCW 160 Meter CW
Contest, DARC 10-Meter Contest and the Kid's Day Contest are all
scheduled for this weekend.  Please see January QST, page 101 and
the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.