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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD006 (2007)

ARLD006 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 6  ARLD006
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  February 8, 2007
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD006 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
KA2AEV, NC1L, VA6TNY, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, DXNL, 425 DX News,
The Daily DX, Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar
and WA7BNM web sites.  Thanks to all.

NIGERIA, 5N.  Marek, SQ8JCA is QRV as 5N2/SQ8JCA from Kogi until
June 2007.  Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using SSB.  He is normally
active around 1100 to 1600z.  QSL to home call.

MAURITANIA, 5T.  Benoit, F8PDR is QRV as 5T5DY from Nouakchott until
February 18.  Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using mainly CW.  QSL
to home call.

BARBADOS, 8P.  8P6SH will be QRV as 8P4B in the CQ WW WPX RTTY
contest on 20 meters.  QSL via KU9C.

BAHAMAS, C6.  N4BP and N8PR will be QRV as C6AKQ and C6AHR,
respectively, from February 12 to 19.  K4PG will be QRV as C6APG
from February 15 to 19.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters.  This
includes an entry in the upcoming ARRL DX CW contest.  QSL to home

MOROCCO, CN.  Mohamed, CN8KD will be QRV as 5C5W in the CQ WW WPX
RTTY contest as an All Band entry.  QSL via EA5XX.

CANARY ISLANDS, EA8.  A group of operators will be QRV as EF8A from
the Las Palmas section in the CQ WW WPX RTTY contest as possibly a
Multi/2 entry.  QSL via EA8AUW.

MOLDOVA, ER.  UR5FEO plans to be QRV as ER0FEO in the CQ WW WPX RTTY
contest as a Single Op/All Band entry.  QSL via UU0JM.

HAITI, HH.  N3BNA and KC3VW plan to be QRV as HH7/homecalls from
southwestern Haiti, from February 12 to 24 while on work assignment.
Activity will be on the HF bands using CW and SSB.  HH7/N3BNA will
try to participate in the upcoming ARRL DX CW contest.
DOMINICA, J7.  K5KG, KK9K, WI9WI, K1XX and W9IU will be QRV as
J75KG, J79RV, J79WI, J79XX and J79IU, respectively, from February 10
to 20.  Activity will be on all HF bands using CW and SSB.  They
will concentrate their activity on 160 and 80 meters.  They plan to
be QRV as J7OJ in the upcoming ARRL DX CW contest.  QSL J75KG and
J7OJ via KU9C.  QSL all others to home calls.

HAWAII, KH6.  Mike, KH6ND will be QRV as KH7X in the CQ WW WPX RTTY
contest as a Single Band entry on 80 meters.  QSL via K2PF.

PUERTO RICO, KP4.  Tony, VA6TNY will be QRV as VA6TNY/KP4 from
February 15 to 19.  Activity will be on 20 meters using SSB.  QSL to
home call.

EGYPT, SU.  Mustapha, SU0ARA has been QRV on 20 meters from around
0530 to 0730z.  QSL via DL1BDF.

GREECE, SV.  Operators SV1CIB, SV1CDN, SV1DPI and SV3BSF will be QRV
as J43BSF in the CQ WW WPX RTTY contest as a Multi/Single entry.

TUVALU, T2.  Udo, DL9HCU is QRV as T20HC from Funafuti Island, IOTA
OC-015, until February 16.  He is usually active on 20 meters using
CW around 0500z.  QSL to home call.

COSTA RICA, TI.  Operators K7AR, KI7Y, N7OU, WJ7R and K9JY will be
QRV as TI5N in the CQ WW WPX RTTY contest and the upcoming ARRL DX
CW contest.  Outside of the contests they will be active as
TI5/homecalls.  QSL to home calls.

ANTIGUA, V2.  N2ED will be QRV as V26G from February 10 to 21.  This
includes an entry in the upcoming ARRL DX CW contest.  Activity is
on all HF bands.  QSL to home call.

AVES ISLAND, YV0.  Look for YW0DX to be QRV as a Multi/Single/Low
Power entry in the CQ WW RTTY contest.  QSL via IT9DAA.

TOKELAU, ZK3.  HA9SDA and HA9RE are QRV as ZK3RE until February 22.
Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY with two
stations.  QSL via HA8IB.

OPERATIONS APPROVED FOR DXCC CREDIT.  The following operations are
approved for DXCC credit:  Lakshadweep Islands, VU7LD, operation
from December 1 through December 30, 2006; Montenegro, YU6AO, all
QSOs dated June 28, 2006 and after; Auckland and Campbell Islands,
ZL9BSJ/p, operation on September 12, 2006; Libya, 5A7A, operation
from November 15 to November 30, 2006.

Hampshire QSO Party, Asia-Pacific Spring CW Sprint, KCJ Topband CW
Contest, Dutch PACC Contest, YLRL YL-OM SSB Contest, Louisiana QSO
Party, OMISS QSO Party, British Columbia QSO Challenge, FISTS Winter
CW Sprint, RSGB 1st 1.8 MHz CW Contest, North American CW Sprint
will certainly keep contesters busy this weekend. The ARRL School
Club Roundup is scheduled for February 12 to 16.  The SKCC Sprint,
AGCW Semi-Automatic Key Evening and NAQCC Straight Key/Bug Sprint
are all scheduled for February 14.  Please see February QST, pages
100 and 101, and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.


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