ARRL DX Bulletin 002
January 13, 2000

DX Bulletin 2 ARLD002
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT January 13, 2000
To all radio amateurs

ARLD002 DX news

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

ROTUMA ISLAND, 3D2. Tony, 3D2AG/p, is still on the island and can often be found on 28025 or 28495 kHz starting at 2000z.

SWAZILAND, 3DA0. Andre, 3DA0WPX, is QRV on 20 meters usually between 1700 and 0000z. QSL via ZS6WPX.

VIETNAM, 3W. Park, HL1ACP, is QRV as 3W6AP. QSL via HL2AQN.

TANZANIA, 5H. Chris, ZS5IR, is QRV as 5H9IR from Geita, using mostly CW and SSB on 80 to 10 meters. QSL via ZS6EZ.

MALDIVES, 8Q. Ronald, PA3EWP, and Rob, PA5ET, are QRV as 8Q7WP and 8Q7ET, respectively, from Kuramanthi, IOTA AS-013, until January 18. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters. QSL both calls via PA5ET.

CHILE, CE. Raul, CE3RR, is active on 29600 kHz using FM.

ETHIOPIA, ET. Peter, ET3BN, is occasionally QRV on 30 meters at 0500z.

MAYOTTE ISLAND, FH. Christian, 6W1QV, is QRV for five months as FH/TU5AX. Activity is on 40 to 6 meters. QSL via F5OGL.

MIDWAY ISLAND, KH4. Paul, NZ7Q/KH4, is QRV for two more months using CW on all bands. QSL via N6ZVA.

FRANZ JOSEF LAND, R1FJ. Nick, R1FJV, is QRV daily on 20, 15, 12 and 10 meters. He is here until December 31, 2001. QSL via UA3AGS.

ANTARCTICA. Mike, RW1AI, is active as R1ANP from Progress Base until the end of March. QSL via NT2X.

POLAND, SP. Special Event station HF70PZK is active to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Polish IARU member society. QSL via SP3CW.

EASTERN KIRIBATI, T32. Look for T32DA near 14250 kHz from 0300 to 0600z. QSL via W4ZYV.

PITCAIRN ISLAND, VP6. Jukka, OH2BR, will be QRV as VP6BR, and will be active on 160 to 10 meters, including the newer bands, using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL to home call.

MYANMAR, XZ. 24 members of the Arizona DX Association are QRV as XZ0A from Thahtay Kyun until February 6. Look for CW, SSB and RTTY activity on 160 to 6 meters. QSL via W1XT.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The North American Phone QSO Party, 2000 CW QRP Contest and the Hunting Lions in the Air Contest are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see January QST, page 100 for details.