ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD036 (2009)

ARLD036 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 36  ARLD036
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  September 10, 2009
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD036 DX news

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

CYPRUS, 5B.  Andy, LZ2HM is QRV as 5B/LZ2HM until September 15.
Activity is on the HF bands, including 6 and 2 meters.  He will be
active as C4I in the Worked All Europe SSB contest.  QSL to home

MADAGASCAR, 5R.  Daniel, DF8UO will be QRV as 5R8UO from September
12 to 20.  Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using mainly CW.  QSL to
home call.

MALAWI, 7Q.  Harry, G0JMU is QRV as 7Q7HB for about three months.
He is active mainly using CW and digital modes.  QSL direct via

TONGA, A3.  Effective immediately, 60 meters is allowed on a
secondary restricted basis using the same band plan and power
limitations as authorized by the Federal Communications Commission
for the US.

MADEIRA ISLANDS, CT3.  Matthias, DJ8OG is QRV as CT9/home call until
September 15.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters.  He will be active as
CR3L in the Worked All Europe SSB contest.  QSL CR3L via DJ6QT and
all others to home call.

GLORIOSO ISLANDS, FR/G.  A group of operators will soon be QRV as
FT5GA until early October from Grand Glorieuse Island, IOTA AF-011.
Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31
with four stations active simultaneously.  QSL via operators'

SCOTLAND, GM.  Look for G3IZD, G7MRL and G0HIK to be QRV as GM3IZD,
GM7MRL and GM0HIK, respectively, from the Isle of Islay, IOTA
EU-008, from September 12 to 18.  QSL to home calls.

REPUBLIC OF KOREA, HL.  Mike, KE7WRJ is QRV as HL9QST for about two
months.  He is active on 40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL to
home call.

MINAMI-TORISHIMA, JD1.  Masa, JA6GXK is QRV as JD1BMM from Marcus
Island, IOTA OC-073, until September 28.  Activity is on all bands
and modes.  QSL to home call.

NETHERLANDS, PA.  Special event station PA09MONUMENT will be QRV on
September 12 during the Open Monumentendag, European Heritage Days
from the Noordwijk Lighthouse, ARLHS NET-019.  Activity will be on
HF and 2 meters.  QSL via bureau.  In addition, special event
station PA2009YSL will be QRV from the IJssellinie complex on
September 12 and 13.  QSL via PF1JM.

BONAIRE, CURACAO, PJ2.  Operators PE2MC and PG4M are QRV as PJ4/home
calls from Bonaire, IOTA SA-006, until September 16.  This includes
being active as PJ4NX in the Worked All Europe SSB DX contest.  QSL
PJ4NX via PA3CNX and all others via home calls.

DODECANESE, SV5.  Mort, G2JL is QRV as SV5/home call from Lipsi
Island, IOTA EU-001, for the next three months.  Activity is on all
bands and modes, propagation permitting.  QSL to home call.

WEST KIRIBATI, T30.  Gerben, PG5M is QRV as T30GM and has been
active on 17 meters around 0200z.  QSL to home call.

CENTRAL KIRIBATI, T31.  Craig, N3BQR is QRV as T31AA from Phoenix
Island, IOTA OC-043, until September 25 while on a scientific
mission.  He is active mostly on 20 meters using SSB.  QSL via
operator's instructions.

CORSICA, TK.  Nicolas, F5TGR is QRV as TK/home call from Porto
Vecchio, IOTA EU-014, until September 18.  Activity is on 40 to 10
meters using CW and SSB.  He may also try to be active from IOTA
EU-100.  QSL to home call.

CAMEROON, TJ.  Lionel, F5PSA is QRV as TJ3SL.  Activity is on 20 to
10 meters using SSB in his spare time.  QSL to home call.

All Europe SSB DX Contest, North American CW Sprint, FISTS Get Your
Feet Wet CW Weekend, NCCC Sprint, PODXS 070 Club Jay Hudak Memorial
80-Meter Sprint, Swiss HTC QRP CW Sprint, Arkansas QSO Party, Ohio
State Parks on the Air, SOC Marathon CW Sprint and the SKCC Weekend
CW Sprint will certainly keep contesters busy this weekend.  Please
see September QST, page 78, and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest web
sites for details.