ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD002 (2006)

ARLD002 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 2  ARLD002
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  January 12, 2006
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD002 DX news

This weeks bulletin was made possible with information provided by
F6AJA, NC1L, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, 425DXnews,
DXNL, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST.  Thanks to all.

NEPAL, 9N.  Pop, YU7EF is QRV as 9N7JO and has been active on 80
meters using CW around 1700z.  He has also been active on 40 meters
around 1440 to 1600z.  QSL to home call.

OMAN, A4.  Chris, A45XR has been active on 160 meters around 0230z.
QSL to home call.

ANGOLA, D2.  Janna is QRV as D2DX.  She has been active on 20 meters
around 1800 to 2000z and 30 meters as well.  QSL via OH2BAD.

CHILE, CE.  Marco, CE6TBN will be QRV as CE6TBN/7 from Las Huichas
Island, IOTA SA-046, on January 14 and 15.  Activity will be on 40
and 20 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL to home call.

NEW CALEDONIA, FK.  Tibo, FK8HW has been QRV on 20 meters using SSB
around 0700 to 1200z.  QSL via VK4FW.

JERSEY, GJ.  Bert, PA3GIO is QRV as MJ/PA3GIO/p until January 15.
Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using SSB.  QSL via operator's

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, HI.  Tibor, HA7TM will be QRV as HA7TM/HI9 from
Las Terrenas, Samana, from January 18 to February 2.  Activity will
be on the HF bands, and possibly 160 meters.  QSL via operator's

SAUDI ARABIA, HZ.  Manfred is QRV as HZ1IK and has been active on 40
meters using SSB around 0055z.  QSL via DK7YY.

ANTARCTICA.  Station LU1ZB will soon be QRV from Melchior Base in
the Melchior Islands, IOTA AN-012.  QSL via LU4DXU.

SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS.  Look for LU1ZC to be QRV from Deception
Base on 20 meters.  QSL via LU4DXU.

ARUBA, P4.  Bob, W3BTX and Roy, W3TEF are QRV as P40/homecalls until
January 18.  Activity is on all bands, but mainly on 30 and 6
meters.  QSL to home calls.

SEYCHELLES, S7.  Team members DL2NUD, DL9GRE and DM1CG are QRV as
S79HP, S79GRE and S79CG, respectively, during what may be the
first-ever S7 Worldwide EME DXpedition.  In addition to being active
on 40 to 6 meters, they are also QRV with EME and JT65 CW on 2
meters.  QSL via operators' instructions.

SUDAN, ST.  Barney, K3LA will be QRV as ST2LA from Khartoum.  He
will be active from various locations as time permits.  QSL to home

WESTERN KIRIBATI, T30.  Udo, DL9HCU is QRV as T30HC and has been
active on 20 meters SSB around 0450z.  He also operates CW QRP on 20
meters around 0530z.  QSL to home call.

PALAU, T8.  Operators JA6EGL, JH6WDG and JA6CM are QRV as T88SM,
T88AQ and T88CM, respectively, until January 17.  Activity is on 160
to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL to home calls.

SOMALIA, T5.  Look for a group of Italian operators to be QRV as
6O0N from January 19 to February 2.  Activity will be on 160 to 6
meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL via I2YSB.

ASIATIC RUSSIA, UA0.  Ilya, UA0FBS is QRV from Sakhalin Island, IOTA
AS-018, until January 31.  He is normally active on 20 meters SSB
from 0500 to 0700z.  QSL direct to home call.

BELIZE, V3.  Art, NN7A is QRV as V31JZ/p from South Water Caye, IOTA
NA-180, until January 15.  Activity is on 40 to 10 meters, including
the newer bands near the IOTA frequencies.  QSL to home call.

OPERATIONS APPROVED FOR DXCC.  The following operations are approved
for DXCC credit: Angola, D2DX, current operation as of December 15,
2004; Wake Island, KH9/W0CN, from September 17 to 28, 2005.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The North American CW QSO Party, Hunting
Lions in the Air Contest, 070 Club PSKFest, MI QRP January CW
Contest, Midwinter CW/SSB Contest, NRAU-Baltic CW/SSB Contest, HA DX
CW Contest and the Run for the Bacon QRP CW Contest are all
scheduled for this weekend.  Please see January QST, page 101 and
the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.