ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD004 (2011)

ARLD004 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 4  ARLD004
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  January 27, 2011
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD004 DX news

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

SOVEREIGN MILITARY ORDER OF MALTA, 1A0.  A group of operators are
QRV as 1A0KM until January 30.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters, and
possibly 160 meters with three stations active using CW, SSB, RTTY
and PSK31.  QSL direct via IK0FTA.

MAURITIUS, 3B8.  Slavo, SP2JMB and Bogdan, SP2FUD will be QRV as
3B8/home calls from February 4 to 24.  Activity will be on 80 to 10
meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  This includes an entry in the
upcoming CQ WPX RTTY contest.  QSL to home calls.

GEORGIA, 4L.  Omari, 4L5O will be a Single Op entry in the CQ WW 160
Meter CW contest.  QSL via N3SL.

BARBADOS, 8P.  Tony, N3ME and Bernie, W3UR are QRV as 8P9ME and
8P9UR, respectively, from Cave Bay, St. Philip Parish, IOTA NA-021,
until February 24.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB,
RTTY and PSK.  QSL to home calls.

BAHAMAS, C6.  Bill, NE1B and Tom, N1GN are QRV as C6ANM from Nassau,
IOTA NA-001.  They will be also be active in the CQ WW 160 Meter CW
contest.  QSL via operators' instructions.

MOROCCO, CN.  Operators I8LWL, IK2PZC and IK7JWX will be QRV as
5C2L, 5C2P and 5C2J, respectively, from Herne Island, IOTA AF-068,
from February 1 to 5.  They will be joined by CN8QY.  QSL via I8LWL.

CAPE VERDE, D4.  Operators IK5CRH, IK5BCM and IK5CBE will be QRV as
D44TBE from Sal Island, IOTA AF-086, from February 2 to 9.  Activity
will be on 80 to 10 meters, and possibly 160 meters, using CW, SSB
and various digital modes.  QSL via IK5CRH.

THAILAND, HS.  Wut, HS8JYX is QRV from Paknum Muang Krabi until
January 30,  He will be an entry in the CQ WW 160 Meter CW contest
as a Single Op/Low Power entry.  QSL to home call.

MONGOLIA, JT.  Ken, K4ZW is QRV as JT1ZW and JT5DX until February 2.
Activity is mainly on the lowbands.  This includes being an entry in
the CQ WW 160 Meter CW contest.  QSL via operator's instructions.

NORWAY, LA.  Special event call sign LA200D is QRV for all of 2011
in celebration of the 200 years of the city of Drammen.  Activity is
on all band and modes.  QSL via LA2D.  In addition, special event
station LM11SKI will be QRV from February 1 to March 31 from Oslo in
commemoration of the Nordic World Ski Championship in Holmenkollen.
QSL via LA4O.

LUXEMBOURG, LX.  Operator DL1EKC will be QRV as LX7I in the CQ WW
160 Meter CW contest.  QSL via LX2A.

SABA, PJ6.  Mike, G4IUF is QRV as PJ6/home call until March 3.
Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL to home call.

TURKEY, TA.  Special event station TC2011EWU is QRV from Erzurum
until February 6 in commemoration of the 2011 World University
Winter Games.  QSL via operators' instructions.

KALININGRAD, UA2.  Members of the UA2 Contest Club will be QRV as
RW2F in the CQ WW 160 Meter CW contest as a Multi Op entry.  QSL via

KAZAKHSTAN, UN.  In commemoration of the Asian Winter Games special
event stations UP2011AWG and UN2011G are QRV until February 6.  In
addition, other stations are using the UP2011 prefix.

BERMUDA, VP9.  Seppo, OH1VR is QRV as VP9/home call until February
1.  This includes being a Single Op/Low Power entry in the CQ WW 160
Meter CW contest.  QSL to home call.

VANUATU, YJ.  Hermann, DL2NUD and Stefan, DL9GRE are QRV as YJ8GR
and YJ8HR, respectively, until February 2.  QSL to home calls.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The CQ World Wide 160-Meter CW Contest,
QRP CW Fox Hunt, NCCC Sprint CW Ladder, REF CW Contest, UBA DX
Contest, SPAR Winter Field Day, WAB 1.8 MHz Phone Contest, CW
Classic Exchange and the ARCI Fireside SSB Sprint are all scheduled
for this weekend.  Please see January QST, page 84 and the ARRL and
WA7BNM contest web sites for details.