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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD038 (2002)

ARLD038 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 38  ARLD038
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  September 19, 2002
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD038 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, JR3TVH, PT2ND, VE2XO, W2GR, QRZ DX,
425DXnews, DXNL, The Daily DX, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST.
Thanks to all.

GUINEA, 3X.  Francois, VE2XO will be QRV from Conakry as 3XY6A from
September 22 to 25.  His activity will be mostly on 20, 17 and 15
meters using RTTY and some SSB.  QSL to home call.

SRI LANKA, 4S.  A number of operators from JARL Kansai will activate
at least 10 stations from here from September 20 to 25.  Activity
will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and SSTV.  They may
also try 6 meters as well.  QSL all calls via JR3QHQ.

NAURU, C2.  Rex, VK8RH is QRV as C21RH until September 27.  Activity
is usually on 20, 17, 10 and 6 meters SSB.  QSL via VK4AAR.

REUNION ISLAND, FR.  Bernie, F6BLK will be QRV as FR/F6BLK from
September 23 to 29.  Most of his activity will be mainly CW and some
SSB.  QSL to home call.

JAPAN, JA.  Taka, JR3TVH will be QRV from rare Rishiri Island, IOTA
AS-147, as JR3TVH/8 from September 20 to 23.  Activity will be on
40, 20, 17, 15, 10 and 6 meters using CW, RTTY, PSK31 and possibly
SSTV.  QSL to home call.

GUAM, KH2.  Walt, KF2XN is QRV as KH2/KF2XN for the next few months.
Activity is on most bands using mainly SSB.  QSL via W2GR.

ANTARCTICA.  Martin, LU1ZG and LU2ZL are active from the Antarctic
base General Manuel Belgrano II of Argentina, IOTA AN-016.  The
length of stay is unknown.  QSL via operators' instructions.

BRAZIL, PY.  Members of the Brazilian Amateur Radio League, LABRE,
are QRV as ZW100J until September 30 in celebration of Juscelion
Kubitschek de Oliveira's centenary.  In addition to being a ham,
Juscelion was once Brazil's president and the founder of the capital
of Brazil, Brasilia.  Activity is on all bands and modes.  QSL via

DODECANESE, SV5.  Phil, G4OBK is active as SV5/G4OBK from Kos
Island, IOTA EU-001, until October 1.  He is QRV for a few hours
most days on 40 to 10 meters using CW, RTTY, PSK31 and maybe some
SSB.  QSL to home call.

LORD HOWE ISLAND, VK9L.  Elizabeth, VE7YL, Gwen, VK3DYL, Mio, JR3MVF
and June, VK4SJ are all QRV as VK9YL until September 29.  QSL via

CAMBODIA, XU.  XU7ACN has been QRV on 30 meters around 1100z.  QSL
via ON5UR.

INDONESIA, YB.  Special event station YE7V will be active on 80 and
15 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and SSTV, from September 20 to 22 to
celebrate the 3rd Indonesian Royal Palace Festival to be held in
Kutai, Kertanegara Regency, East Borneo.  A special certificate
signed by the Sultan of Kutai Kertanegara and the Mayor of Kutai
Kertanegara.  QSL direct to YC7WZ.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The ARRL 10 GHz and Up Cumulative
Contest, Washington State Salmon Run, AGB NEMIGA Contest, SARL
VHF/UHF Contest, Scandinavian Activity CW Contest, Collegiate QSO
Party, QRP Afield, Panama Radio Club Anniversary Contest, the Fall
QRP Homebrewer Sprint and The Classic Exchange will certainly keep
contesters busy this weekend.  Please see September QST, page 89 and
the WA7BNM contest website for details.