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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD001 (2013)

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QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 1  ARLD001
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  January 3, 2013
To all radio amateurs   

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This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
NC1L, The Weekly DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The Daily DX,
DXNL, Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and
WA7BNM web sites.  Thanks to all.

KENYA, 5Z.  Bertrand, DF3ZS and Tom, DL1QW will be QRV as 5Z4/DF3ZS
and 5Z4/DL1QW, respectively, from Diani Beach from January 7 to 20.
Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL to
home calls.

SENEGAL, 6W.  Francis, F6BLP is QRV as 6W7SK until January 18 from
Saly Portudal.  Activity is holiday style on 80 to 10 meters using
mostly CW.  This may include some activity on 160 meters.  QSL to
home call.

FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY, DA.  Special event station DL50FRANCE
is QRV during all of 2013 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the
French-German Treaty of Friendship, also known as the Elysee Treaty.
QSL via DK8VR.

PHILIPPINES, DU.  Bob, WT3A is QRV as DU7TET and is usually active
on 160 meters between 0945 and 1300z.  QSL to home call.

ST. VINCENT, J8.  Al, W6HGF will be QRV as J8/W6HGF from Saint
Vincent and the Grenadines from January 9 to 24.  Activity will be
on all bands, with an emphasis on the higher bands when possible
using mostly RTTY and other digital modes.  QSL direct to home call.

MONGOLIA, JT.  Chak, JT1CO has been active on 30 meters around
2100z.  QSL direct.

PAPUA NEW GUINEA, P2.  Nao, JA2VQP is working as a volunteer and
teaching mathematics at the Divine Word University in Wewak for the
next two years.  He has recently been issued the call P29NO and
plans to be active in the coming months.

NETHERLANDS, PA.  Special event station PD110MVV is QRV until
January 14 to commemorate the 110th jubilee of the football club MVV
Maastricht.  QSL via PD3R.

SLOVENIA, S5.  Special event station S5300TP is QRV during all of
2013 to mark the 300 years since the Tolmin Peasant Uprising of
1713.  QSL via S59DAP.

MOUNT ATHOS, SV/A.  Monk Apollo, SV2ASP/A has been active on 40
meters using SSB around 0600z to 0700z.  He has also been active on
17 meters using SSB around 1400z.  QSL direct to home call.

NAMIBIA, V5.  Ewald, DJ2BQ is QRV as V5/DJ2BQ until January 18.
Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using RTTY.  QSL to home call.

MONTSERRAT, VP2M.  Bjorn, SM0MDG is QRV as VP2MSW until January 8.
Activity is mainly on 17 and 15 meters, and possibly 10 meters if
conditions permit.  QSL via M0URX.

LAOS, XW.  Larry is now QRV as XW1A.  Activity is on 160 to 2 meters
using CW and SSB.  This will eventually include RTTY.  QSL via
E21EIC.

ROMANIA, YO.  Members of the Radioclub QSO Banat Timisoara are QRV
as YP10KQT during all of 2013 to celebrate their 10th anniversary.
QSL via YO2KQT.

MACEDONIA, Z3.  To commemorate the assignment of the Z3 prefix 20
years ago, special event station Z320RSM is QRV.  Also, Special
event stations Z320A to Z320Z are also QRV.  QSL via operators'
instructions.
 
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The ARRL RTTY Roundup, Kid's Day SSB
Contest, EUCW 160-Meter CW Contest, QRP CW Fox Hunt, NCCC Sprint CW
Ladder, PODXS 070 Club PSKFest and the QRP ARCI Pet Rock CW
Celebration are all on tap for this upcoming weekend.  The ARS
Spartan CW Sprint is scheduled for January 8.  The CWops Mini-CWT CW
Test and QRP CW Fox Hunt are scheduled for January 9.  Please see
January 2013 QST, page 87, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest websites
for details.
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