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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD001 (2011)

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QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 1  ARLD001
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  January 6, 2011
To all radio amateurs   

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This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
NC1L, The Daily DX, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, DXNL, INDX, Contest
Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites.
Thanks to all.

SPRATLY ISLANDS.  A large group of operators will soon be QRV as
DX0DX from Thitu Island, IOTA AS-051.  They will be active until
February 1.  Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters, and possibly 2
meters, 70 and 23 cm, with ten stations active simultaneously using
CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31.  They may also try some EME.  QSL via N2OO.

RODRIQUEZ ISLAND, 3B9.  Jacques, F6HMJ will be QRV as 3B9/home call
from January 11 to 20.  Activity will be on all HF bands using CW,
SSB and possibly RTTY.  QSL to home call.

SENEGAL, 6W.  Francis, F6BLP will be QRV as 6W7SK from Saly Portudal
from January 8 to 21.  Activity will be on 40, 30, 20 and 17 meters
using mostly CW.  QSL via F6BLP.

MALDIVES, 8Q.  Andrew, G7COD is QRV as 8Q7AK from Adaaran
Hudhuranfushi in the North Male Atoll, IOTA AS-013, until January
16.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW and SSB in his spare
time.  QSL to home call.

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A6.  Gerry, VE6LB will be QRV as A6/home call
from Dubai from January 12 to February 9.  Activity is part time and
holiday style on 40 to 10 meters using CW and some digital modes.
QSL to home call.

ANGOLA, D2.  Laci, OM5AM is QRV as D2AM from Luanda until March 17.
Activity is on the HF bands using mostly SSB with RTTY.  QSL to home
call.

REUNION ISLAND, FR.  Frederic, FR8NE is QRV until July 2012.
Activity is on 20 to 10 meters using mostly CW.  QSL direct.

ENGLAND, G.  Special event station GB65ISWL is QRV throughout 2011
in celebration of 65 years of service to both licensed amateurs and
short wave listeners.  The station will be active from various
locations.  QSL via G6XOU.

SOLOMON ISLANDS, H4.  Shane, VK4KHZ is QRV as H44DA from Guadalcanal
Island, IOTA OC-047, until January 16.  He is active holiday style
on the HF bands, but preferably on 6 meters.  QSL to home call.

ITALY, I.  Special event station IO7DAI is QRV until March 31 from
the Abbeys of Lecce and Province.  Activity is on the HF bands.  QSL
via IK7JWX.

DOMINICA, J7.  Seth, SM0XBI is QRV as J79XBI until March 17.
Activity is on the HF bands using SSB.  QSL via operator's
instructions.
  
SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS.  Diego, LU8DIP is QRV as LU1ZS from the
Antarctic Base Teniente Camara on Half Moon Island, IOTA AN-010,
until mid-March.  Activity of late has been on 40 and 20 meters
using SSB.  QSL via LU4DXU.

ARUBA, P4.  Marty, W2CG will be QRV as P40CG from various locations
from January 10 to 24.  Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using
mostly CW with some SSB during his morning and early evening hours.
QSL to home call.

BELIZE, V3.  Joe, DJ1JB and Max, DJ4EL will be QRV as V31ML and
V31ME, respectively, from various locations from January 10 to 26.
Activity will be on all HF bands using SSB.  QSL to home calls.

NORFOLK ISLAND, VK9N.  Operators Alan, VK3XPD, Kevin, VK4UH and
Mike, VK3KH are QRV as VK9NA until January 21.  They are active on 6
meters to 10 GHz using CW, SSB and WSJT.  QSL via VK3KH.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The ARRL RTTY Roundup, QRP CW Fox Hunt,
NCCC Sprint CW Ladder, PODXS 070 Club PSKFest, Hunting Lions in the
Air Contest, MI QRP January CW Contest, WW PMC Contest, North
American CW QSO Party, EUCW 160-Meter CW Contest, SKCC Weekend CW
Sprint, NRAU-Baltic Contest, DARC 10-Meter Contest and the Midwinter
Contest will certainly keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend.
The CWops Mini-CWT CW Test, RSGB 80-Meter Club SSB Championship, AWA
Linc Cundall Memorial CW Contest and QRP CW Fox Hunt are all
scheduled for January 12.  Please see January QST, page 84 and the
ARRL and WA7BNM contest web sites for details.
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