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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD040 (2005)

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ARLD040 DX news

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QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 40  ARLD040
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  October 6, 2005
To all radio amateurs   

SB DX ARL ARLD040
ARLD040 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
MM0BQI, XQ1IDM, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, 425DXnews,
DXNL, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST.  Thanks to all.

MAURITIUS, 3B.  Operators JA2AAU, JA2AIC, JA2ATE, JR2FOR and JJ2KTY
are QRV as 3B8/home calls until October 13.  They are active from
two different locations on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.
QSL to home calls.

MADAGASCAR, 5R.  Giovanni, I5JWH is QRV as 5R8HH from Nosy Be, IOTA
AF-057, until October 19.  Activity is on all HF bands using SSB and
RTTY.  QSL to home call.

SINGAPORE, 9V.  The Singapore Amateur Radio Transmitting Society has
announced that Singapore amateurs have been allocated on a secondary
basis access to 7100 to 7200 kHz.  This supplements their existing
allocation on 7000 to 7100 kHz.

BHUTAN, A5.  Harvey, A52SY has been active on 20 meters SSB around
1300z.  He has also been active on 40 meters CW around 1700 to
1800z.  QSL via ON4ON.

CHILE, CE.  Members of the Atacama Desert DX Group will be QRV as
3G1M from Santa Maria Island, IOTA SA-069, from October 8 to 10.
Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters, including the newer bands and 6
meters, using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31.  QSL via XQ1IDM.

GERMANY, DA.  Georg, DK7LX/p is QRV from Foehr Island, IOTA EU-042,
until October 12.  Activity is on the HF bands using mostly CW.  QSL
to home call.

JERSEY, GJ.  Members of the International Police Radio Association
Radio Club are QRV as MJ/ON4IPA until October 10.  Activity is on
160 to 2 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK.  QSL via ON4IPA.
  
SCOTLAND, GM.  Jim, MM0BQI will be QRV from the Isle of Skye, IOTA
EU-008, off the northwest coast, from October 8 to 15.  Activity
will be on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL via bureau.

THAILAND, HS.  Members of the RAST radio club are QRV as HS0T until
December 31 to commemorate the birth of the son of the Crown Prince
and Princess.  They have been authorized the use of 160 and 80
meters, as well as the newer bands, in addition to their regular HF
bands.  QSL via HS6NDK.

MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0.  Members of the Mitsubishi Electric Tokyo ARC
will be QRV as KH0/JM1YGG or KH0/homecalls from October 9 to 12.
Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and digital modes.
QSL all calls via JM1YGG.

ANTARCTICA.  Alan, R1ANC has been QRV on 30 meters around 0600z.
Meanwhile, Mike, R1ANT has been active on 30 meters as well around
the same time.  QSL via operators' instructions.

SOUTH SHETLANDS.  Alex, R1ANF has been active on 17 meters using CW
around 2130z.  QSL via operator's instructions.

WESTERN SAHARA, S0.  Mahfoud, S01MZ has been active on 80 meters SSB
around 0500z and then on 17 meters SSB between 1230 and 1330z.  QSL
via EA1BT.

CRETE, SV9.  Ron, WB2GAI is QRV as SV9/WB2GAI/p until November 10.
Activity is on 80 to 10 meters, including 30 and 17 meters, using
CW.  QSL direct via bureau.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, ZK1.  Ben, SM7EQL, Jan-Olof, SM7ETW and Rikard,
SM1CQA are QRV as ZK1EQL, ZK1ETW and ZK1CQA, respectively, from
Aitutaki Island, IOTA OC-083, until October 18.  Activity is on 80
to 20 meters using CW, SSB and some digital modes.  After October
18, they will be QRV from Rarotonga and then Mangaia Island.  QSL
via operators' instructions.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The 10-10 Day Sprint, YLRL Anniversary
CW Party, Makrothen RTTY Contest, Oceania DX CW Contest, EU Autumn
CW Sprint, Pennsylvania QSO Party, FISTS Fall Sprint, North American
RTTY Sprint, The UBA ON CW Contest and the NAQCC 80/40 Straight
Key/Bug Sprint will certainly keep contesters busy this weekend.
Please see October QST, page 100, and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest
websites for details.
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