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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD008 (1998)

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DX Bulletin 8  ARLD008
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT  February 26, 1998
To all radio amateurs

SB DX ARL ARLD008
ARLD008 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, 425DXnews, The 599Rpt, QRZ DX and
Contest Corral from QST.  Thanks to all.

SRI LANKA, 4S.  Mario, HB9BRM, will be QRV as 4S7BRG for three
months beginning March 3.  QSL to home call.

CYPRUS, 5B.  Igor, UA2FZ, with UA2FB and UA2FF will be active in the
CQ Worldwide 160 Meter SSB Contest as C42A.  They will continue to
be active for a few days after the contest.  QSL via DK4VW.

MADAGASCAR, 5R.  Ray is QRV as 5R8FK.  He can often be found on 30
meters around 0000z.  QSL via NY3N.

BAHAMAS, C6.  Joe, W8GEX, and John, WZ8D, will be QRV as C6AJR and
C6AIE, respectively, until March 4.  They will participate in the CQ
Worldwide 160 Meter SSB Contest as C6AIE.  QSL to operator's
respective home call.

MADEIRA ISLANDS, CT3.  Walter, DJ6QT, will be QRV in the CQ
Worldwide 160 Meter SSB Contest as CT3BX.  He will be active until
March 12.  QSL to home call.

BALEARIC ISLANDS, EA6.  Vincent, EA6AEI, is QRV daily on either
18150 or 24970 kHz from 1600 to 1700z.

JAPAN, JA.  Look for Special Event Station 8J0WPG to be QRV during
the 1998 Winter Paralympic Games in Nagano until March 31.  Activity
is on all bands and modes.  QSL via the bureau.

WAKE ISLAND, KH9.  Members of the Dateline DX Association will be
QRV until March 11.  Look for K8XP/KH9, N6MZ/KH9, N2OO/KH9 and
N2WB/KH9 to be active on 160 to 10 meters.  Some RTTY operation is
planned.  QSL all calls via WA4YBV.

ANTARCTICA.  Roman, LU/UX1KA, is QRV from the old Argentine base
called Refugeo Naval Groussac on Peterman Island.  QSL via DL5EBE.

ST. MAARTEN, PJ7.  Ron, ND5S, and Bill, W8EB, along with their wives
KF5LG and W8DVC, will be active until March 8.  They will be using
the contest callsign PJ8A for both CW and SSB ARRL Contests and the
CQ Worldwide 160 Meter SSB Contest.  They are also active using RTTY
and satellites.  QSL via operator's instructions.

CHAGOS ISLANDS, VQ9.  Paul, W2JDK, is QRV for the next three months
as VQ9PH.  He will be operating on 15 and 20 meters using SSB.
James, WB9IHH, is also QRV on the island for three months as VQ9JC.
He will be active on 15 and 20 meters CW.  QSL to operator's
respective home call.

MEXICO, XE.  The XE1RCS contest team will be active in the CQ
Worldwide 160 Meter Contest.  QSL via XE1KK.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The UBA CW Contest, CQ Worldwide 160
Meter SSB Contest and the North Carolina QSO Party are all on tap
for this weekend.  Please see February QST, page 95 for details.
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