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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD029 (2011)

ARLD029 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 29  ARLD029
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  July 14, 2011
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD029 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
K1ZZ, NC1L, 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.

NAURU, C2.  Pekka, OH2YY is QRV as C21YY until July 20.  Activity is
on the HF bands using SSB.  QSL to home call.

MOZAMBIQUE, C9.  Dave, ZR6DG is QRV as C92DG from Tofo until July
28.  QSL to home call.

CUBA, CO.  Members of the FRC in Las Tunas will be QRV as T48K in
the CQ WW VHF contest as a Multi/Single entry on 6 and 2 meters.
QSL via DK1WI.

PORTUGAL, CT.  Special event station CQ73O is QRV until July 17
during the 30th International Motorcycle Rally in Faro.  QSL via

ALAND ISLANDS, OH0.  Eric, SM1TDE will be QRV as OH0/SM1TDE from
Eckero Island, IOTA EU-002, from July 21 to 24 while on holiday.
Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW.  QSL to home call.

BRAZIL, PY.  Orlando, PT2OP will be QRV as PQ3C from Chui
Lighthouse, ARLHS BRA-024, from July 17 to 20.  Activity will be on
40 to 10 meters.  QSL to home call.

BANGLADESH, S2.  Tutal, S21RC has been QRV on 20 meters between 1440
and 1600z.  QSL via EB7DX.

MOUNT ATHOS, SV/A.  Monk Apollo, SV2ASP/A has been QRV using RTTY on
20 meters between 1845 and 2030z.  QSL direct.

CRETE, SV9.  Claude, HB9CRX is QRV as SV9/HB9CRX from Kissamos until
July 27 while on holiday.  Activity is on 30 to 10 meters using CW.
QSL to home call.

ST. KITTS AND NEVIS, V4.  John, W5JON and Cathy, W5HAM are QRV as
V47JA and V47HAM, respectively, from Calypso Bay on St. Kitts, IOTA
NA-104, until August 2.  Activity is on 80 to 6 meters using SSB.
John will also be active in the CQ WW VHF contest and the upcoming
RSGB IOTA SSB contest.  QSL both calls via W5JON.

ANTARCTICA.  Brian, VK2BFG is QRV as VK0BFG from Casey Station and
has been active on 40 meters using SSB during his weekends.  QSL to
home call.

VENEZUELA, YV.  Members of the Grupo DX Caracas are QRV as YW5LR
from Los Roques, IOTA SA-035, during their annual IOTA expedition to
celebrate Venezuelan Navy Day.  Activity is on all bands and modes.
QSL via DM4TI.

CAYMAN ISLANDS, ZF.  Bob, W5UQ and Bill, W5SJ are QRV as ZF2UQ and
ZF2EZ, respectively, until July 18.  Activity is on the HF bands
using mostly CW with some SSB.  They will also be active in the CQ
WW VHF contest mainly on 6 meters.  QSL via W5JAY.

NEW DXCC COUNTRY.  The Republic of South Sudan is now a member of
the United Nations and is a new DXCC entity.  The DXCC Desk will
begin immediately accepting QSOs for this new entity, with a start
date of July 14, 2011.  As of July 14, 2011, the International
Telecommunication Union has not announced a prefix block for the
Republic of South Sudan.

CALLSIGN CORRECTION.  In DX News Bulletin ARLD027, the correct
callsign for the Bonaire operation for Eric is N5WR.  The QSL route
is N5WR, not N5SR.

Worldwide VHF Contest, QRP CW Fox Hunt, NCCC Sprint, DMC RTTY
Contest, CWops Mini-CWT CW Test, Feld Hell Sprint, RSGB Low Power
Contest and the CQC Great Colorado CW Gold Rush are all on tap for
this upcoming weekend.  The Run for the Bacon QRP CW Contest is
scheduled for July 18.  Please see July QST, page 73 and the ARRL
and WA7BNM Contest Web Sites for details.


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