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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD008 (1999)

ARLD008 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 8  ARLD008
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  February 18, 1999
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD008 DX news

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

PALESTINE, E4.  A team of operators from the U.S. and Europe are QRV
from here until February 28 as E44DX.  They will concentrate on 40
meter CW on February 19, and 15 meter CW the next day.  They will
also work SSB on 20 and 15 meters during the ARRL CW DX Contest,
with possible CW on the newer bands.  They will not participate in
the contest.  QSL via OH2BN.  A number of other E4 stations are QRV
as well.  Ali, E44A, can be found around 14250 khz.  QSL via JY4NE.

TANZANIA, 5H.  Conny, DL1DA, will be active as 5H3SK from Zanzibar
Island, IOTA AF-032, until February 26.  He will operate mainly CW
with some RTTY.  QSL to home call.

KENYA, 5Z.  Jim, G3RTE, Phil, G3SWH, John, G3WGV, and Rob, 5Z4RL,
will be QRV from Lamu Island, IOTA AF-040, signing 5Z4LI with two or
three stations on 160 to 10 meters until February 24.  They will
also be QRV in the ARRL CW DX Contest.  QSL via G3SWH

BAHAMAS, C6.  John, K3TEJ/C6A, and Edward, WA3WSJ/C6A, will be QRV
from Treasure Cay, IOTA NA-080, on 160 to 10 meters until February
23.  During the ARRL CW DX Contest they will operate as C6AKW.  QSL
contest call via K3TEJ and all others to home calls.

GUANTANAMO BAY, KG4.  W4ZYT, W4SD, and NW3K will be active with
their KG4 callsigns, using mainly CW until February 22.  They will
also participate in the ARRL CW DX Contest as KG4DZ.  QSL contest
call via W4SD.

HAWAII, KH6.  Richard, K5NA, will be active as KH6X from Maui until
February 27.  He will participate in the ARRL CW DX Contest.  QSL to
home call.

PUERTO RICO, KP4.  Rich, KE3Q, will participate in the ARRL CW DX
Contest from the QTH of WP3R.  QSL via W3HNK.

UKRAINE, UR.  Look for EN5J as a Multi/Single in this year's ARRL
and CQ WPX SSB Contests.  QSL via KG6AR.

ANTIGUA, V2.  N5NJ, K3MM, and possibly K3RA plan to participate as a
Multi Op/Two Transmitter entry in the ARRL CW DX Contest as V26O.
Look for them to be QRV using their own V2 calls before and after
the contest using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL contest call via N5NJ.

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS, VP2V.  K1DW will be active as VP2V on 160 to
10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  He plans to participate in the
ARRL CW DX, ARRL DX SSB and CQ WW DX SSB Contests.  QSL to home

BURKINA FASO, XT.  Michel, F5RLE, and Joel, F5AOW, are active as
XT2DM using CW and XT2OW using SSB, respectively, especially on the
newer bands until March 1.  QSL via F5RLE.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The ARRL International CW DX Contest
will keep contesters busy this weekend.  Please see December QST,
page 97 for details.


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