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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD051 (2003)

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ZCZC AE51
QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 51  ARLD051
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  December 18, 2003
To all radio amateurs   

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

JAMAICA, 6Y.  Ron, 4S7RO is QRV as 6Y5/4S7RO and is usually active
on 40 meters CW between 2300 and 0500z.  Prior to that, he can be
found on 20 meters SSB.  QSL via G0IAS direct.

BHUTAN, A5.  Dane, S57CQ expects to be here for three weeks and
plans to be QRV as A52CQ during his spare time.  QSL via S57DX.

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A6.  A61AJ has been QRV on 80 meters around
1300 to 1600z.  QSL via DJ2MX.

CHINA, BY.  Xian, BG9BA is located in Zone 23 and can usually be
found on 40 meters after 1100z for several hours.
               
LIBERIA, EL.  Ashley, EL2AR is usually QRV on 20 meters SSB around
2300z.  QSL via operator's instructions.

REUNION ISLAND, FR.  Guy, FR5ZL continues to be active on 40 meter
CW just before 1500z.
               
GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, HC8.  Mike, G4IUF is QRV as G4IUF/HC8 until
January 11.  Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL
to home call.

SOUTH SHETLANDS.  Dany, LZ0A has been QRV on 40 meters CW around
0450z.

FERNANDO DE NORONHA, PY0F.  Tony, PY8IT is QRV as PY0FT until
December 26.  Of late he has been active using RTTY on 20 meters
after 0800z.  QSL via JA1ELY.

SUDAN, ST.  Magdi, ST2M is usually QRV on 15 meters SSB between 1400
and 1800z.

TURKEY, TA.  Martin, TA1/PA4WM is here for six months on a rotating
schedule.  Activity is on all bands using CW, SSB and RTTY.  QSL to
home call.

EUROPEAN RUSSIA, UA.  R1AEM, R6AEM, R3AEM, R9AEM, R4AEM and R0AEM
are QRV until December 21 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of
Soviet Polar Explorer and Radio Operator Ernest Krenkel, RAEM.  QSL
all calls via UA9XC.  RAEM is also QRV until December 21.  QSL via
RV1AQ.

ANTARCTICA.  VK0DX is currently QRV from the Australian Station
Davis on the Ingrid Christensen Coast.  He is here for about one
year.  QSL via operator's instructions.

AFGHANISTAN, YA.  Johnny, YA8G has been QRV on 17 meters around
1130z.  QSL via LA4YW.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  The AGB Party Contest, Russian 160 Meter
Contest, OK DX RTTY Contest, Croatian CW Contest and the
International Naval Contest are all scheduled for this weekend.  The
Lighthouse Christmas Lights QSO Party runs from December 20 to
January 4, 2004.  Please see December QST, page 84 and the ARRL and
WA7BNM contest websites for details.
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