ARRL DX Bulletin 006
February 10, 2000

DX Bulletin 6 ARLD006
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT February 10, 2000
To all radio amateurs

ARLD006 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, Trey, N5KO, The 599Rpt, The Daily DX, 425 DX News and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

FIJI, 3D2. Paul, A35RK, and Bob, W7TSQ, are QRV from the QTH of Craig, 3D2TC. Paul is QRV as 3D2RK, and Bob as 3D2SQ. QSL both calls via W7TSQ.

VIETNAM, 3W. Mal, VK6LC, is now licensed as 3W2LC. He will be QRV from February 12 to 13, and again from February 19 and 20 during his mornings and evenings. QSL to home call.

GHANA, 9G. Zdeno, 9G5ZW, is active on the HF and newer bands. QSL via OM3LZ.

BAHAMAS, C6. Dick, N4RP, will be QRV on all HF bands as C6AKP from Bimini, IOTA NA-048, February 11 to 23. He will use mostly CW, and some SSB. QSL to home call.

ISLE OF MAN, GD. Look for DL3OI, DL4LQM, DL5AXX, DL5LYM and DL7URH to be active as MD/homecalls from February 15 to 21. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using mostly CW, but also some RTTY. QSL to home calls.

GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, HC8. Look for HC8N to be QRV during February and March. Activity includes entries in the World Wide RTTY Contest and the ARRL International DX Phone. QSL via AA5BT.

GUANTANAMO BAY, KG4. Karl, K1KO, is QRV until February 14 as KG4KO. Activity is centered on the low bands. QSL to home call.

SURINAME, PZ. Ramon, PZ5RA, is QRV using RTTY, and can usually be found on 20 meters around 0300z. He is also active on 10 meters from 1130 to 1300z.

PALAU, T8. Hide, JM1LJS, will be active again as T88LJ from February 11 to 14 on all HF bands using CW and SSB. QSL via JH8DEH.

UZBEKISTAN, UJ. Shams, UK8CK, is often QRV on 80 meter CW around 0130z.

COCOS ISLAND, VK9C. Richard, DJ4OI, Bernd, DJ3OS, and Joachim, DF6IC, are QRV as VK9CN, VK9CO and VK9CP, respectively, until February 16. QSL to home calls.

CHRISTMAS ISLAND, VK9X. After their Cocos Island operation, look for DJ4OI, DJ3OS and DF6IC, to be QRV as VK9XS, VK9XT and VK9XU, respectively, from February 16 to 26. QSL to home calls.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The North American CW Sprint, YL-OM Phone Contest, Winter Fireside SSB Sprint, World Wide RTTY WPX Contest, PACC Contest and the Novice Round-Up are all scheduled for this weekend. The 14th Annual School Club Roundup is scheduled for February 14 to 19. Please see February QST, pages 96 and 97, respectively, for details.