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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD042 (2000)

ARLD042 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 42  ARLD042
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  October 12, 2000
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD042 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, 425DXnews, DXNL and Contest Corral
from QST.  Thanks to all.

EAST TIMOR, 4W.  Dennis, K7BV, Made, YB9BV, and Dick, N6FF, are now
QRV.  They have been spotted as 4W/K7BV on 40, 30, 20 and 17 meter
CW.  Two stations are expected to be active.  Keep a lookout for
4W/N6FF.  QSL via KU9C.

ERITREA, E30.  Chris, DL5NAM, and Dieter, DF4RD, will be active from
October 17 to November 1.  Callsigns are still unknown and will be
issued after their arrival in Asmara.  Activity will be on 160
through 6 meters on SSB, CW, RTTY and PSK31, including participation
in the CQWW DX SSB Contest.  QSL via home callsigns.

REUNION ISLAND, FR.  Bernard, F5XX, will be active as either FR/F5XX
or FR5/F5XX, from the QTH of FR5CD, until October 23.

EAST MALAYSIA, 9M6.  The Cinco Nueve Contest Group will be active
from the Hillview Gardens Resort from October 21 to November 2.  The
operators include Al, K7AR, Lee, N7NU, Bob, W7YAQ, Bob, W7RR and
Dave, N6NZ.  The group will be a Multi-Single operation using the
callsign 9M6AAC during the CQWW SSB Contest.  Outside the contest,
the group will be using their own callsigns, still waiting to be
GHANA, 9G.  Bart, PA3GGM, and three other ops are QRV as 9G1AA, and
personal callsigns, on 80, 40 and 20 meters, until October 24.
MARKET REEF, OJ0.  OJ0/DL7SEP has been worked on 30 and 40 meters.
His length of stay is unknown.  QSL via DL7SEP.

KALININGRAD, R2.  Ben, OZ5AAH, will be active as R2/OZ5IPA from
October 30 to November 5.  Activity will be CW and SSB, on HF,
including the newer bands, but no 6 meter operations.  QSL direct
via his home callsign only, Ben Jakobsen, 9 Knoldager, DK-2670
Greve, Denmark.

WEST MALAYSIA, 9M2.  Look for 9M2/JI1ETU to be active from Langkawi
Island (AS-058) on October 14 and 15.  QSL via JI1ETU through the

CRETE, SV9.  Roby, IZ3CYN, will be active as SV9/IZ3CYN from October
10 to 15.  Activity will be on 20, 15 and 10 meter SSB.  QSL via
home call.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, ZK1.  Angelo, I6BQI, will operate as ZK1BQI,
mostly on CW, but SSB on request, from October 12 to 19.  Look for
him on 1820, 3520, 7020, 10110, 14020, 18080, 21020, 24900 and 28020
kHz.  QSL to home call.
TONGA, A3.  After his operation from the South Cooks, Angelo will be
active as A35BQ, from October 22 to November 1.

Fall Sprint and ARRL International EME Competition are on tap for
this weekend.  Please see October QST, page 100, for details.