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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD018 (2013)

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ZCZC AE18
QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 18  ARLD018
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  May 2, 2013
To all radio amateurs   

SB DX ARL ARLD018
ARLD018 DX news

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

TONGA, A3.  Masato, JA0RQV is QRV as A35JP from Tongatapu Island,
IOTA OC-049, until May 22.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW
and SSB.  QSL to home call.

MOZAMBIQUE, C9.  Gert, ZS6AYU is QRV as C91GR from Bilene, Gaza
Province, until May 7.  Activity is holiday style on 40 to 10
meters.  QSL to home call.

FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY, DA.  Special event station DR0PALAEON
is QRV until March 31, 2014 in commemoration of the discovery of the
oldest human-made weapons in an archaeological exploration near
Schoeningen.  The discovered spears date back approximately 300000
years.  QSL via bureau.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, E5.  Bruce, ZL1AAO is QRV as E51AAO from
Rarotonga Island, IOTA OC-013, until May 14.  Activity is on 40 to
10 meters using SSB.  QSL to home call.

AUSTRAL ISLANDS, FO.  Yoshi, JJ8DEN will be QRV as FO/KH0PR from
Raivavae Island, IOTA OC-114, from May 8 to 15.  Activity will be on
40 to 10 meters using CW, RTTY, PSK31 and JT65A.  QSL to home call.

GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, HC8.  Daniel, DL5YWM will be QRV as HC8/DL5YWM
from May 4 to 11.  Activity will be holiday style on 40 to 6 meters
using CW and SSB.  QSL to home call.

ALAND ISLAND, OH0.  Members of the Radio Club of Lyly Signals Depot
are QRV as OH0/OI3V from Eckero Island until May 5.  Activity is on
80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes.  QSL via
OI3V.

BRAZIL, PY.  Special event station ZW1CCOM54 celebrates the
graduation of the Signal Corps' Academy 54th class.  QSL via
operators' instructions.
 
EGYPT, SU.  Operators SU1SK, SU1AO, SU1AR and SU3YM are QRV as SU8N
from Nelson's Island, IOTA AF-109, until May 10.  This is the first
time this island will be activated.  QSL direct via SM5AQD.

NORFOLK ISLAND, VK9N.  A group of operators are QRV as VK9NT until
May 13.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL
via VK2CA.

CAMBODIA, XU.  Alex, M6CFW has his permit as XU7WXA and plans to
soon be QRV during his job-related visits.  He will be active on the
HF bands using SSB, PSK31 and PSK63.  QSL direct to home call.

MYANMAR, XZ.  Simon, HS0ZIB is QRV as XZ1K from Tanintharyi State
until June 30.  Activity will be on the HF bands using only PSK31
and in his spare time.  QSL via operator's instructions.

INDONESIA, YB.  A group of operators are QRV as YE90PK until May 5
to commemorate 90 years of the Radio Malabar station in the south of
Bandung.  QSL via YB1LZ.
 
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The New England QSO Party, NCCC Sprint
CW Ladder, Araucaria VHF Contest, Microwave Spring Sprint, ARI
International DX Contest, 7th Call Area QSO Party, Indiana QSO
Party, MIE 33 Contest and the WAB LF Phone are all on tap for this
upcoming weekend.  RSGB 80-Meter Club SSB Championship is scheduled
for May 6.  The ARS Spartan CW Sprint is scheduled for May 7.  The
CWops Mini-CWT Test and NAQCC-EU Monthly CW Sprint are scheduled for
May 8.  Please see May QST, page 80, and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest
websites for details.
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