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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD036 (2002)

ARLD036 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 36  ARLD036
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  September 5, 2002
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD036 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, DXNL, VK3DYL, PT2PS
and Contest Corral from QST.  Thanks to all.

LORD HOWE ISLAND, VK9.  A group of YLs will operate from Lord Howe
Island (IOTA OC-004) as VK9YL, from September 15 to 29.  They will
then continue on to the South Cook Islands where they will operate
as ZK1XYL from Aitutaki Island (OC-083) from October 1 to 6 and from
Rarotonga (OC-013), October 7 to 15.  QSL with return postage to
VK3DYL or via the VK3 Buro.

REUNION ISLAND, FR.  Bernie, FR/F6BLK, will be active from September
23 to 29.  He will then use the callsign TO8MZ from Mayotte, 
September 30 to October 9.  QSL via F6BLK.  He plans to stay mostly
on CW but will do occasionally SSB.

BENIN, TY.  Pat, I8QLS, will be active with Piero, W1NA/I8CZW and
Gino, I8ULL, from October 19 to 28.  During the CQWW Phone Contest,
I8QLS will take part as a Single Op/10 meter entry, W1NA as a Single
Op/15 meter entry and I8ULL as a Single Op/20 meter entry.  Before
the contest they will focus on the low bands, newer bands, 6 meters
and CW.  QSL via I8ACB.  The only callsign provided so far is for
Pat, I8QLS, who will be using TY2LS.

GAMBIA, C5.  C56/G4IRN will be on the air from September 6 to 13, on
80 through 10 meters, using mainly CW.  QSL via G4IRN.

GREECE, SV.  J45DIG, the Greek DIG club station, will be activated
by several operators until October 16, using CW and SSB.  Ops
include DH5JR, DJ8OT, DJ8VC, DF6QP and DJ8JS.  QSL via DJ8OT, via
the bureau is ok.

NORTHERN MARIANAS, KH0.  JE6DND will use the call KH0R from Saipan
from September 6 to 10.  QSL via JE6DND.

EAST MALAYSIA, 9M6.  Shun, JH7IMX, will be active as 9M6LSC from
September 26 to October 1.  He will participate in the CQ/RJ
Worldwide DX Contest, RTTY as a Single Op/All Band entry.  QSL via

MAURITANIA, 5T.  Op Nick Sinieokoff has again activated 5T5SN.  QSL
via IZ1BZV.

NORWAY, LA.  LA7N/p will be on from Borgan Island, EU-062, September
7 and 8.  The multi-op group will have five stations on the air on
160 through 10 meters using SSB, CW, PSK31 and RTTY.  They will also
be on 6, 2 and 70cm SSB and FM with some satellite operations.  They
plan to hang out 5 to 10 kHz below the standard IOTA frequencies.

BRAZIL, PY.  LABRE will be active as ZW100J until September 30 in
celebration of the centenary of Dr. Juscelino Kubitschek de
Oliveira, ex PY1JKO.  He was a ham, politician and founder of
Brasilia City.  Stations will be active on 80 through 6 meters.  A
special QSL will be issued.  QSL via the bureau or direct to PT2AA.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The All-Asian DX Contest, phone, IARU
Region 1 Field Day, North American Sprint, CW, DARC 10 Meter Digital
Contest and QRP ARCI End of Summer PSK31 Sprint are all on tap for
your operating pleasure.  Please see September QST, page 89 for


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