ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD050 (2007)

ARLD050 DX news

QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 50  ARLD050
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  December 6, 2007
To all radio amateurs   

ARLD050 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
F6AJA, K0OK, NC1L, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, DXNL, 425 DX News, The
Daily DX, Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and
WA7BNM web sites.  Thanks to all.

ITU HQ, 4U_ITU.  Seppo, OH1VR will be QRV as 4U1ITU from the ITU
Geneva station from December 10 to 12.  Activity will generally be
around 1600 and 1700z daily.  QSL via operator's instructions.

JAMAICA, 6Y.  Dave, KY1V will be QRV as 6Y1V in the ARRL 10 Meter
contest.  QSL via OH3RB.

OMAN, A4.  To commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Royal Omani
Amateur Radio Society, all Omani stations will sign callsigns/35
from December 12 to 14.  The ROARS HQ station A47RS will also be QRV
as A47RS/35.  QSL HQ station via bureau.

PAKISTAN, AP.  Tariq has been QRV using CW on 40 meters from around
1600 to 1900z.  QSL via DJ9ZB.

URUGUAY, CX.  Andrea, IK1PMR and Claudia, K2LEO are QRV as
homecalls/CX from Montevideo until December 10.  Activity is
generally on 17 and 12 meters using low power.  Andrea will be QRV
as CW2C in the ARRL 10 Meter contest.  QSL all calls via IK1PMR.

ETHIOPIA, ET.  ET3JA has been active on 40 meters around 2200z.

JERSEY, GJ.  Rob, MW0RLJ, Anthony, MW0JZE and Russell, G5XW are QRV
as MJ0RLJ, MJ0JZE and GJ5XW, respectively, until December 10.
Activity is on 160, 80 and 40 meters using mainly SSB with some CW.
QSL all calls direct via G5XW.

DJIBOUTI, J2.  Darko, J28OO has been QRV on 30 meters around 2000z
and then at 2300z.  QSL via K2PF.

JAPAN, JA.  Look for operators JL1OVB/1, JO1LVZ/1, JJ2GAZ/1 and
7L3ATQ/1 to be QRV from Izu Oshima Island, IOTA AS-008, from
December 8 to 10.  Activity will be on all HF and VHF bands using
CW, SSB and FM.  QSL to home calls.

JORDAN, JY.  Dr. Ali, JY4NE has been active using CW on 20 meters
around 1430z.  QSL via K3IRV.

MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0.   Hiro, W1VX, Toshi, N3YS and Hide, AB2WE are
QRV as KH0/homecalls and KH0D from Saipan, IOTA OC-086, until
December 10.  Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and
FM.  QSL KH0/W1VX and KH0D via JF1OCQ.  QSL KH0/N3YS via JE1SYN and

ANTARCTICA.  A group of 11 team members are QRV as OJ1ABOA from the
Aboa Scientific Base for about three months.  Activity is on various
HF bands.  QSL to OH2FFP.

BONAIRE, CURACAO, PJ2.  Larry, WO0Z will be QRV as PJ4/WO0Z from
Bonaire, IOTA SA-006, from December 8 to 15.  He will be active
holiday style on various HF bands using CW, SSB and possibly RTTY.
QSL to home call.

BRAZIL, PY.  Bone, PP5VX is QRV from Sao Francisco do Sul, IOTA
SA-027, in the Santa Catarina State North Group, until December 31,
2010.  Activity is on all bands and modes.  QSL to home call.

BANGLADESH, S2.  Stig is QRV as S21ZDX and has been active on 80
meters using CW around 1440 and 1630z.  QSL via HS0ZGD.
GABON, TR.  Roland, F8EN is QRV as TR8CR from Libreville until
January 12.  Activity is mostly on 20 meters.  He may try to take a
short trip to an island in the AF-043 IOTA group.  QSL via F6AJA.

ST. KITTS AND NEVIS, V4.  Eric, W0XG is QRV as V4/W0XG until
December 10 from St. Kitts and then from Nevis on December 10 to 13.
Activity is on all bands operating holiday style.  This includes an
entry in the ARRL 10 Meter contest.  QSL to home call.

BRUNEI, V8.  Burk is QRV as V8FZA has been active on 17 meters
between 1000 and 1200z.  QSL via DL3KZA.
VP5/homecalls from Providenciales, IOTA NA-002, until December 11.
Activity is on 160 to 6 meters using CW and SSB.  During the ARRL 10
Meter contest they will be QRV as VP5E and VP5UB, respectively.  QSL
to home calls.

BERMUDA, VP9.  Igor, VE3ZF is QRV as VP9/homecall and is active from
several Parishes until December 8.  QSL to home call.

REVILLAGIGEDO, XF4.  Members of the 6E4LM team plan to be active in
the ARRL 10 Meter contest.  In addition to HF activity, stations
XF4YK and XF4YW are completing the setup of equipment for EME, WSJT
and MS activity on 6 and 2 meters and 70 cm.  QSL via XE2K, XE1YK
and XE2YW, respectively.

Contest and SKCC Weekend CW Sprintathon are scheduled for this
weekend.  The NAQCC Straight Key/Bug CW Sprint is scheduled for
December 12.  Please see December QST, page 78, and the ARRL and
WA7BNM contest web sites for details.