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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD036 (2012)

ARLD036 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 36  ARLD036
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  August 30, 2012
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD036 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
DH2PC, NC1L, QRZ DX, The Weekly DX, 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.

MADAGASCAR, 5R.  Moise, F4EZG will be QRV as 5R8VE from Nosy Alanana
Island, IOTA AF-090, from September 1 to 3.  Activity will be on 40,
20, 15 and 10 meters using SSB.  QSL to home call.
MALDIVES, 8Q.  Hamad, 8Q7HA has been active on 17 meters using SSB
around 1700z.  QSL via 9K2HS.

NAURU, C2.  Yuki, JH1NBN will be QRV as C21BN and possibly with
another special call from September 3 to 10.  Activity will be on 40
to 10 meters.  QSL to home call.

MADEIRA ISLANDS, CT3.  Helge, DG3FAW, Knut, DJ6KS and Matthias,
DJ8OG will be QRV as CT9/home calls from September 4 to 11.
Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters, and possibly 6 meters, using
SSB, RTTY and PSK.  DJ8OG will be QRV as CR3L in the upcoming WAE
SSB contest.  QSL all calls to home calls and CR3L via DJ6QT.
THAILAND, HS.  Dennis, K7BV will be QRV as E2E in the All Asian SSB
DX contest and outside the contest as HS0ZKS.  QSL via operator's

ITALY, I.  Members of the Arcibessi DX and Contest Group will be QRV
as II9P from Sicily in the All Asian DX SSB contest.  QSL via

DJIBOUTI, J2.  Christian, F5MBF is QRV as J28NC while here for two
years.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using mostly CW with some
SSB.  QSL via operator's instructions.

SVALBARD, JW.  Erik, LA2US is QRV as JW2US from Bear Island, IOTA
EU-027, until November 30 while on work assignment at a
meteorological station located about 50 meters from Tromso
University.  He is generally active on 40, 30 and 20 meters.  QSL to
home call.

MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0.  Yuzo, JQ2WTT and Seiya, JE1XUZ are QRV as
KH0XW and KH0XH, respectively, from Saipan, IOTA OC-086, until
September 3.  They will be QRV as AH0BT in the All Asian DX SSB
contest.  QSL AH0BT via 7L1FPU and all others direct to home calls.

SWAINS ISLAND, KH8.  A large group of operators will be QRV as NH8S
from September 5 to 19.  Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters,
including 60 meters, using CW, SSB and RTTY with seven stations
active around the clock.  QSL direct to AA4NN.

DENMARK, OZ.  Members of the Dutch Contest Group are QRV as OV2T
from Jutland Island until September 4.  Activity is holiday style on
the HF bands using SSB, CW and possibly some RTTY.  They will also
take part in the OZ5GX/p operation during the IARU Region 1 Field
Day.  QSL OV2T via PA0ABM and OZ5GX via operators' instructions.

FRANZ JOSEF LAND, R1/F.  Eugene, RI1FJ has been QRV on 20 meters
using CW around 0330z.  QSL via UA2FM.

GABON, TR.  Alain, TR8CA is usually QRV on 15 meters using CW around
1600z.  QSL direct via F6CBC.

EUROPEAN RUSSIA, UA.  Special event station R1150I will be QRV from
September 2 to 9 in celebration of the 1150th anniversary of the
Izborsk Fortress.  QSL via bureau.  In addition, a number of
stations will be QRV with the suffix SRR from September 4 to 13 in
celebration of the 10th anniversary of IARU membership of the Soyuz
Radiolyubitelej Rossii.  Some of these stations will operate in the
All Asian SSB DX contest and the upcoming WAE SSB contest.  QSL via
operators' instructions.

NAMIBIA, V5.  Hans, DF2UU is QRV as V5/DF2UU until September 16.
Activity is on 160 to 6 meters using CW and SSB.  He will be active
as V55V in the IARU Region 1 SSB Field Day and the upcoming WAE SSB
contest.  QSL V5/DF2UU via home call and V55V via DJ8VC.

MICRONESIA, V6.  Yoshi, JJ8DEN is QRV as V63PR from Falalop Island,
IOTA OC-078, until September 3.  Activity is on 160 to 10 meters
using CW, RTTY, PSK31 and JT65A.  QSL direct to home call.

Field Day, IARU Region 1 SSB Field Day, DARC 10-Meter Digital
Contest, Russian World Wide RTTY Contest, QRP CW Fox Hunt, NCCC
Sprint CW Ladder, Wake-Up. QRP CW Sprint, CWOps CW Open, Colorado
QSO Party, AGCW Straight Key CW Party and the Tennessee QSO Party
will certainly keep contesters busy this upcoming weekend.  The MI
QRP Labor Day CW Sprint and QCWA QSO Party are scheduled for
September 3.  The ARS Spartan CW Sprint is scheduled for September
4.  Please see September QST, page 79 and the ARRL and WA7BNM
Contest websites for details.


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