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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD027 (2005)

ARLD027 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 27  ARLD027
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  July 7, 2005
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD027 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, 425DXnews, DXNL, WA7BNM and
Contest Corral from QST.  Thanks to all.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, K.  K2MET, The Metropolitan 222 Amateur
Radio Society, is sponsoring a September 11th Memorial Station on
Governors Island, New York, (IOTA NA-026), on September 10 from 11AM
until 4 PM local, 1500-2000Z.  Look for the station on 7250, 14250
and 21340.  QSL via W2SN.

AFGHANISTAN, YA.  Rene, DL2JRM, is active for the next few weeks as
T6KBLRM, from Kabul, using mainly CW.  QSL via home call.  Johnny,
LA5IIA, plans to be active as T68G until March 2007.  Look for him
on CW on the newer and low bands.  QSL via LA4YW.

BELIZE, V3.  Colin, KU5B, will be QRV as V31UB using CW and SSB on
80 through 10 meters and possibly 6 meters until July 10.  QSL via
home call.

CANADA, VE.  Ron, VE7RLE, has permission to use the special call
VA7C in July.  QSL via VE7RLE.

EGYPT, SU.  Gab, HA3JB, plans to be active again as SU8BHI using CW,
RTTY, SSTV, PSK and SSB on all bands until December 31.  QSL via
HA3JB, direct only.

MADEIRA, CT3.  Special event station CS9SRA will be QRV from an
exhibition in Porto Moniz during July.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, ZK.  Tommy, VK2IR, will be on the air as ZK1IIR
using SSB on 40 through 6 meters, until July 12.

PORTUGAL, CT.  CT7DX will be active July 15 through 17 for the 23rd
International Motorcycle Rally in Faro.  Listen for Jose, CT1EHX, as
the operator.  QSL to his home call, direct or bureau.

DJIBOUTI, J2.  UA4WHX, Vladimir, is now QRV signing J20VB on CW and

IRAQ, YI.  YI9YTG, operator Tom, WB9YTG, is now active on 20 meters.
He has had a few QSOs with North America but is hearing mostly
Russia and other Europeans.

RUSSIA, RA.  Special event station R3K will be QRV from July 15 to
21 celebrating the 30 year anniversary of the Apollo-Soyuz space
program.  QSL via RN3DK.

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC, TL.  Dave, W1DV/TL8DV, is expected to soon
be QRV again from the Central African Republic.  He'll probably be
there for several weeks working on construction of a new orphanage.
QSL via W1DV.

CANARY ISLANDS, EA8.  Peter, PC2A, plans to operate as EA8/PC2A
through July 14 from Lanzarote Island (AF-004).  QSL via PC2A.

ICELAND, TF.  TF/KB1T, operator John, will be QRV until July 10 with
a CW only operation in the IARU contest, probably primarily on 40
and 20 meters.

THAILAND, HS.  HS0AC, the RAST HQ station, will be QRV in the IARU
contest.  QSL via GM4FDM.

POLAND, SP.  60 operators and stations from around Poland that
comprise the Polish Amateur Radio Union Team will be in the IARU
contest signing SN0HQ.

INDONESIA, YB.  YE0HQ will be on the air from multiple locations for
the IARU contest.  This operation will be mixed mode with operators
controls.  QSL via the ORARI QSL Bureau or direct to YB0DPO's home

RUSSIA, RA.  Russia IARU headquarters station R9HQ will be QRV from
Asiatic Russia for the IARU contest.

HUNGRY, HA.  Look for Hungary's MRASZ HQ station to be QRV as HG0HQ
in the IARU contest.  QSL HG0HQ via HA6NY.

ROMANIA, YO.  YR0HQ will be Romania's HQ (FRR) station this coming
weekend in the IARU Contest.

USA, K. Two USA Headquarters (HQ) stations will be QRV in the IARU
contest on all HF bands and modes.  The ARRL HQ station, W1AW, will
be portable five in Arkansas with multi-multi contest station, K5GO
as the flagship host station.  The IARU HQ station, NU1AW, will be
portable three with multi-multi contest station K3LR as the flagship
host station.  QSL to the W1AW and NU1AW addresses as listed on
QRZ.COM or via the bureau for stations outside the US.

style Team Challenge, FISTS Summer Sprint, QRP ARCI Summer Homebrew
Sprint will keep contesters very busy this weekend. Please see July
2005 QST, page 104 for details.