ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD031 (2009)

ARLD031 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 31  ARLD031
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  August 6, 2009
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD031 DX news

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

3B7FQ from St. Brandon, IOTA AF-015, and be here until August 30.
Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL via K5XK.

AZERBAIJAN, 4J.  Gerard, 4J/F2VX and Yannick, 4J/F6FYD will be QRV
from August 11 to 29.  Activity will be mostly on the HF band using
SSB.  QSL to home calls.

TIMOR-LESTE, 4W.  Al, CT1GPQ is QRV as 4W6AL until October 3.
Activity is on 40 to 17 meters using mostly CW but with some SSB and
RTTY as well.  QSL via CT1GFK.

CYPRUS, 5B.  5B/LZ2HM is QRV until August 11.  This includes being
active as C4I in the Worked All Europe DX CW contest.  Activity is
on 160 to 2 meters.  QSL both calls to home call.

MOROCCO, CN.  Richardo, EA5UM is QRV as CN2UM from Ouazzane until
August 23.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using SSB.  QSL to home

HUNGARY, HA.  Special event station HG8NAVIGA is QRV until the end
of 2009 to promote the 2009 FSR Radio Controlled Powerboat European
Championship taking place in Oroshaza.  Activity is on 80 to 2
meters, including 70 cm., using CW and SSB.  QSL via bureau.

SARDINIA, IS0.  Fabrizio, is QRV until August 12.  Activity is on
40, 30 and 20 meters using CW.  QSL to home call.

OGASAWARA, JD1.  Makoto, JI5RPT and Yoshihi, JO1LVZ will be QRV as
JD1BLY and JD1BNF, respectively, from Chichijima, IOTA AS-031, from
August 9 to 15.  Activity will be on 160 to 2 meters using CW, SSB
and various digital modes, and 2 meter EME and satellites.  QSL to
home calls.

MONGOLIA, JT.  Special event station JU85TTC is QRV until September
30 in celebration of the Technique Technology College of Mongolia's
85th anniversary.  QSL via JT1DN.

ALAND ISLANDS, OH0.  Alexander, OH0/DL4NO will be QRV from Finstoem
from August 10 to 21.  Activity is on 40, 30 and 20 meters using CW
near the usual QRP frequencies.  QSL to home call.

FAROE ISLANDS, OY.  Janusz, OY/SP6IXF and Mek, OY/SP7VC plan to be
QRV from August 10 to 16.  Activity will be on 160 to 2 meters.  QSL
to home calls.

NETHERLANDS, PA.  To celebrate the 80th anniversary of the first PA0
callsign, special event station PA80ZERO is QRV by various operators
during the entire month of August.  QSL via PA3CAL.

GREECE, SV.  A group of operators are QRV as J48LH from Dukato
Lefkas Island Lighthouse, ARLHS GRE-060, until August 9.  Activity
is on all HF bands using CW and SSB with three stations active.  QSL
via SV3DCX.
INDIA, VU.  Special event station AT8LHC is QRV from Kadalur Point
Lighthouse, Calicut, Kerala until August 16.  Activity is on 40 and
20 meters using CW, SSB and various digital modes.  QSL via VU2JHM.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The International Lighthouse-Lightship
Weekend QSO Contest, Worked All Europe CW DX Contest, NCCC CW Sprint
Ladder, Maryland-DC QSO Party and the SKCC Weekend CW Sprint are all
on tap for this weekend.  The MMMonVHF/DUBUS 144 MHz Meteorscatter
Sprint Contest and the NAQCC Straight Key/Bug Sprint are scheduled
for August 12.  Please see August QST, page 76, and the ARRL and
WA7BNM contest web sites for details.