ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD046 (2011)

ARLD046 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 46  ARLD046
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  November 10, 2011
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD046 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
CO2WF, KB8NW, NC1L, Z21BB, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News,
The Daily DX, DXNL, The Weekly DX, Contest Corral from QST and the
ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites.  Thanks to all.

MADAGASCAR, 5R.  Eric, F6ICX plans to be QRV as 5R8IC from November
15 to December 17.  QSL via home call.

MALDIVES, 8Q.  Yuki, JH1NBN will be QRV as 8Q7ZB from November 15 to
29 while on business here.  Activity is on a few HF bands in his
spare time.  QSL to home call.

NEPAL, 9N.  Members of the MDXC will be QRV as 9N7MD from November
14 to 24.  Activity will be on all HF bands using CW, SSB and RTTY
with four stations active simultaneously and around the clock.  QSL
via IK2VUC.

CUBA, CO.  Look for CO2FRC, CO9JAB and CO9OBB, in addition to other
amateurs using CL9, CM9 and CO9 prefixes, to be QRV November 12 and
13 during a local contest.  Activity will be on 160, 80 and 40
meters using CW and SSB.  QSL via operators' instructions.

CAPE VERDE, D4.  Luca, IK2NCJ is QRV as D44TAL from Mindelo, Sao
Vicente Island, IOTA AF-086.  Activity is on the HF bands.  QSL via

DOMINICA, J7.  Walter, HB9MFM is QRV as J79WTA until December 7.
Activity is on 160 to 30 meters using SSB and various digital modes.
QSL to home call.

GUAM, KH2.  Akira, JR1VAY is QRV as AH2J until November 14.  This
includes entries in the Japan International DX and Worked All Europe
RTTY contests.  QSL to home call.

ANTARCTICA.  Karel, ON5TN will be QRV as OR4TN from Princess
Elisabeth Station from November 16 to the end of February 2012.  QSL
to home call.

from St. Eustatius, IOTA NA-145, from November 13 to December 5.
Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters and 6 meters if it is open.  He
will be active as PJ5G in the upcoming CQ World Wide DX CW contest.
QSL both calls to home call.

EGYPT, SU.  Vlad is QRV as SU9VB and has been active on 160 meters
around 0300z.  QSL via UA4WHX.
TUVALU, T2.  Members of Pacific DXers are QRV as T2T until December
5.  Activity is on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31.
QSL via VK4FW.
MICRONESIA, V6.  Kazu, JA0VSH and his wife Miyuki are QRV as V63KZ
and V63MP, respectively, from Pohnpei Island, IOTA OC-010, until
November 13.  QSL both calls via JA0VSH.

CAMBODIA, XU.  Mal, VK6LC is QRV as XU7AEO until November 21.
Activity is holiday style mainly on 20 meters using mostly CW with
some SSB.  QSL direct to home call.

VIET NAM, XV.  Kurt, DL5CO will be QRV as XV2CO from November 12 to
December 5.  Activity is holiday style on all HF bands using mostly
CW and possibly some SSB.  QSL to home call.

INDONESIA, YB.  Members of the YB Land DX club are QRV using special
event call sign YB26SEAG until November 17 in recognition of the
26th South East Asia Games.  Activity is on all bands and modes.
QSL via YB2DX.

ZIMBABWE, Z2.  Antonio, DL4EA will be QRV as Z24EA from November 12
to 22 from the QTH of Z21BB.  Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters
using all modes.  QSL to home call.

COUNTRY NAME CORRECTION.  As reported in DX bulletin ARLD045,
Manihiki, IOTA OC-014, is located in the North Cook Islands, not
South Cook Islands.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The Worked All Europe RTTY DX Contest,
10-10 International Fall Digital Contest, Japan International DX
Phone Contest, QRP CW Fox Hunt, NCCC Sprint, OK/OM DX CW Contest,
CWops Mini-CWT CW Test, Kentucky QSO Party, CQ-WE Contest and the
SKCC Weekend CW Sprint are all scheduled for this upcoming weekend.
The NAQCC-EU Monthly CW Sprint is scheduled for November 14.  The
QRP CW Fox Hunt is scheduled for November 16.  Please see November
QST, page 89 and the ARRL and WA7BNM Contest Web Sites for details.