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ARRL DX Bulletin ARLD053 (2003)

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ZCZC AE53
QST de W1AW  
DX Bulletin 53  ARLD053
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington CT  December 31, 2003
To all radio amateurs   

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This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
LU1BCE, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, 425DXnews, DXNL, WA7BNM and
Contest Corral from QST.  Thanks to all.

SOVEREIGN MILITARY ORDER OF MALTA, 1A0.  IK0FVC, I0JBL, IK0FTA and
IK0PRG will be QRV as 1A0KM from January 2 to 5.  QSL this operation
via IK0FTA.

JAMAICA, 6Y.  Martin, KN5G is QRV as 6Y5/KN5G until January 4.  He
is running low power and active on 80 to 10 meters, including 17 and
12 meters.  QSL to home call.

BHUTAN, A5.  Dane, S57CQ is QRV as A52CQ until January 14.  He has
been active on 40 meters around 1700z, 20 meters around 1200z and 10
meters after 0900z.  QSL via S57DX.

BAHAMAS, C6.  Brian, ND3F plans to be QRV as C6A/N3IQ from Treasure
Cay, Abaco Island, from January 2 to 10.  This includes an entry in
the ARRL RTTY Roundup.  Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters.  QSL to
home call.

ITALY, I.  The Amateur Radio Group of RAI will be QRV as II9RAI from
January 3 to 4 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first TV
broadcast.  II0RAI will also be QRV from different call areas as
well during the month of January.  QSL both calls via IK0ZRR.

US VIRGIN ISLANDS, KP2.  David, N4KZ and Mark, K4MCE are QRV as
special event station N4Z from St. Croix until January 6.  Activity
is on 160 to 6 meters using CW and SSB.  QSL via N4KZ.

ARGENTINA, LU.  Members of the Radio Club Argentina will participate
in the 6th Andes Mountains Land Cross and be QRV as LS4M from
January 4 to 15.  Activity will be on all HF bands using CW and SSB.
QSL via LU4AA.

BANGLADESH, S2.  Bazlu, S21BR has been QRV on 20 meters around
1200z.

VENEZUELA, YV.  Jose, YV6BTF will be QRV as YV6BTF/p from Chimana
Grande, IOTA SA-090, from January 3 and 4.  QSL to home call.

CAMBODIA, XU.  Hiroo, JA2EZD will be QRV as XU7AAA from January 2 to
7.  QSL via operator's instructions.

CAYMAN ISLANDS, ZF.  Pete, N2LM is QRV as ZF2PD from Grand Cayman
Island, IOTA NA-016, until January 8.  Activity is on 80 to 6 meters
using CW and SSB.  QSL to home call.

SOUTH AFRICA, ZS.  The Columbine Radio Club of the Western Cape will
be QRV as ZS1BLO from January 2 to 4 to commemorate the Battle of
Blaauwberg.  Activity will be on 160, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters.  QSL
via operators' instructions.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO.  ARRL Straight Key Night, New Years
Snowball Contest, HA Happy New Year Contest and the SARTG New Year
RTTY Contest are all scheduled for New Year's Day.  The ARRL RTTY
Roundup, Kid's Day and the EU CW 160-Meter Contest are scheduled for
January 3 and 4.  The Lighthouse Christmas Lights QSO Party runs
until January 4, 2004.  The UBA-SWARL 365 Day Contest and the IOTA
40th Anniversary Awards Program run from January 1 to December 31.
Please see January 2004 QST, page 98 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest
websites for details.
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