Register Account

Login Help

ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD011 (1995)

ARLD011 DX news
QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 11  ARLD011
>From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT  March 9, 1995
To all radio amateurs   
ARLD011 DX news
This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, HS1GOS, Bill, KD5IC, Dora Anna,
NI5D, Tosy, JA6VZB, the Yankee Clipper Contest Club PacketCluster
network and the Contest Corral column from the pages of QST
magazine.  Thanks to all.
CONWAY REEF DXPEDITION UPDATE.  Landing permission has been secured
and licenses obtained.  Three stations will be manned around the
clock, requiring more than 14 hours operating time per operator per
day for 10 days.  The team consists of Mats, SM7PKK, Garry, NI6T,
Nils, SM6CAS, Jun, JH4RHF, and Pekka, OH1RY.  They plan to be active
March 24 to April 3, including the CQWW WPX SSB Contest.  For CW and
RTTY the call will be 3D2CU.  3D2CT will be used on SSB.  QSL 3D2CU
via G4WFZ.  QSL 3D2CT via Mats Persson, SM7PKK, Zenithgatan 24 5,
S-212 14 Malmo, Sweden.
to operate as KC6VW March 9 to 17, as V63BM from March 17 to 20, and
AH0T/KH2 on March 20.  His primary activity will be 160 meters,
listening on 1823 kHz.  For North Americans try from 1020 to 1500z.
Europeans should try from 1900 to 2200z.
TANZANIA.  Franco, I4LCK will be active from Mafia Island, AF 054,
March 21 to April 2. His call sign will be 5H3CK.  He plans to
activate two new IOTAs, namely Boydu and Nyuni Islands.  He will
also be active in the CQ WW WPX Contest from Mafia.  QSL to I4LCK.
KUWAIT.  Bob, 9K2ZZ, reportedly has improved his 160 meter antenna.
Listen for him daily 0000z on 1832 kHz.  QSL via W8CNL.
PAKISTAN.  Reports indicate that Rudi, DK7PE, is in Pakistan.  He is
looking for an active DXer in Karachi so he may be on the air soon.
THAILAND.  A group of Thai hams will activate a new prefix March 11
and 12 using the call E25CMU.  They plan to be active on all bands
with CW, SSB, SSTV and satellite.  Some operators mentioned are
leader HS1AAM, HS1CDX and HS3DF.  QSL via PO Box 19, Fang, Chiang
Mai THAILAND 50110 or via the bureau.
EUROPA.  Stations in QSO with FR5HG on 15 meter RTTY on Friday,
March 3, report he will be active from Europa for 45 days starting
March 8.  Activity will be on RTTY, SSTV, SSB and CW on 40 through
10 meters.
MARIANA ISLANDS.  Frank, AH0W/OH2LVG, plans to be active from March
23 to 30.  Most action will be on the low and WARC bands.  Listen
for his CW, SSB and the possibility of satellite work on RS-12 and
RS-13.  QSL via KE7LZ.
EGYPT.  Ahmed, SU3AM, is very active on 20 meter SSB and plans to be
active until March 18.  QSL via DL5ZBV.
CAYMAN ISLANDS.  John, NC8V, will be on the air from Little Cayman
Island, NA 016, as ZF2JC/ZF8 from March 16 to 21.  Most operating
will probably be on IOTA frequencies, but he will try to work in the
Novice CW subbands.  John operates mostly SSB but will switch to CW
on request.  QSL via NC8V.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The Wisconsin QSO Party, sponsored by
the West Allis RAC, runs from 1800z March 12 to 0100z March 13, CW
and Phone.  See page 105 in the February issue of QST for more


Instragram     Facebook     Twitter     YouTube     LinkedIn