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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD023 (2008)

ARLD023 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 23  ARLD023
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  May 29, 2008
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD023 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
CT1GFK, NC1L, 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.

MONTENEGRO, 4O.  Joska, HA9RT is QRV as 4O/HA9RT from Budva until
June 6.  Activity is on the HF bands using mainly CW.  QSL to home

UGANDA, 5X.  Franz, DJ5MR is QRV as 5X7FN until the end of June
while teaching at the technical school near Masaka.  Activity is
mainly on 40 and 20 meters using SSB in his spare time.  QSL via

CROATIA, 9A.  A group of operators will be QRV as 9A0CI from June 2
to 9 from the Kanula Lighthouse, ARLHS CRO-064, on Susac Island,
IOTA EU-016.  Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters, using CW and SSB,
near the IOTA frequencies.  They will also have a 6-meter beacon on
50115 kHz.  QSL via DE0MST.

PORTUGAL, CT.  Several members of the Algarve DX Group will be QRV
various lighthouses from May 30 to June 1.  Activity will be on 80
to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL all calls via CT1GFK.
CANARY ISLANDS, EA8.  Members of the Grupo DX Teide are QRV as
EG8FOR from El Hierro Island, IOTA AF-004, and the Orchilla
Lighthouse, ARLHS CAI-066, until June 1.  Activity is on 40 to 2
meters using CW, SSB and PSK31.  QSL via EA8NQ.

FRANCE, F.  Members of the Caen ARC are QRV as TM5BBC from Creully
Castle until June 6 in remembrance of the 64th anniversary of the
D-Day landing in Normandy during World War II.  Activity is on the
HF and VHF bands using CW and SSB.  QSL via F2UW.  In addition,
special event station F/ON6JUN/p will be QRV from June 5 to 9 from
the Pegasus Bridge Memorial Museum in Ranville to commemorate the
64th anniversary of the D-Day landing.  Activity will be on all HF
bands using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK.  QSL via ON5SD.

JAN MAYEN, JX.  Svein, LA9JKA is QRV as JX9JKA and is here until
October 8.  He has been active on 17 meters around 1240 to 1400z and
15 meters from 1215 to 1230z.  QSL to home call.
AUSTRIA, OE.  Special event station 4U1WED will be QRV from the
Vienna International ARC from June 1 to 30 in celebration of World
Environment Day.  QSL via 4U1VIC.

FINLAND, OH.   Operators Mario, DL5ME and Guenter, DG3HWO will be
QRV as OH2/DL5ME from Emsalo Island, IOTA EU-097, from June 5 to 8.
Activity will be on the 40, 30, 20 and 17 meters using CW and SSB.
QSL direct via DH5MM.

BANGLADESH, S2.  Tutul, S21RC has been active on 20 meters using SSB
between 1500 and 1700z.  QSL direct.
SWEDEN, SM.  A group of operators are QRV as 8S6KOS from Nordkoster
Island, IOTA EU-043, until June 1.  QSL this operation via SM6WET.

GREECE, SV.  Operators DL7BMG, DL7VDC, DL8RO, DL7WS and DL7BW will
be QRV as SY8B from Zakynthos Island, IOTA EU-052, until June 6.
Activity is on all bands using CW, SSB and PSK.  QSL via operators'

TURKEY, TA.  Special event station TC17GS will be QRV from June 1 to
15 to mark the 17th Turkish Soccer Championship of the Galatasaray.
QSL direct via TA0U.  In addition, special event station TC40TRT
will be QRV May 31 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Turkish
Radio TRT.  Activity will be on 40, 20 and 17 meters.  QSL via

CORSICA, TK.  Dan, IK2UWA will be QRV as TK/homecall from Cavallo
Island, IOTA EU-164, from May 31 to June 6.  Activity will be on 40
to 10 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL to home call.

INDONESIA, YB.  Special event station YE100K will be QRV from May 31
to June 1 in celebration of National Awakening Day.  Activity will
be on all bands and modes.  QSL via YB0KYM.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The NCCC Sprint and Kids Roundup are all
on tap for this weekend.  Please see May QST, page 80, and the ARRL
and WA7BNM contest web sites for details.


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