ARRL DX Bulletin 010
March 9, 2000

DX Bulletin 10 ARLD010
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT March 9, 2000
To all radio amateurs

ARLD010 DX news

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

CHESTERFIELD ISLAND, FK. Members of Association des Radio Amateurs de Nouvelle Caledonie, ARANC, will be QRV as TX8CI from March 15 to April 1 from this new DXCC entity. Beginning March 23, they will use the call TX0DX. Activity will be on all HF bands and 6 meters, using CW, SSB and possibly RTTY. QSL all HF QSOs via OH2BN, and all 6 meter QSOs via JA1BK.

VIETNAM, 3W. Nag, JA7GAX, is QRV until the end of March as 3W2GAX. QSL to home call. Meanwhile, Scott, AC3A, hopes to be QRV as 3W2SO on 40, 20 and 15 meters near the QRP frequencies. QSL to home call.

SENEGAL, 6W. Marie, 6W1RB, is usually active on 20 meters. Her activity is centered between 14175 and 14190 khz after 0230z and as late as 0500z.

NAURU, C2. Jack, VK2GJH, and Nev, VK2QF, intend to operate C21JH and C21/VK2QF, respectively, from IOTA OC-031 during March and April. Activity is planned on the HF bands and especially on 6 meters. QSL via home calls.

BALEARIC ISLANDS, EA6. Babs, DL7AFS, and Lot, DJ7ZG are active as EA6/DL7AFS and EA6/DJ7ZG, respectively, until March 11. Activities are on all bands using SSB and RTTY. QSL both calls via DL7AFS.

NEW CALEDONIA, FK. Rene, FK8CP, is QRV on 80 meters CW after 1000z. He can also be found on 160 meters at times.

GUERNSEY, GU. John, G0NEB, and Ron, G4DIY, of the St. Helens Radio Club are QRV until March 13 as GP0STH and GU4DIY/p, respectively, using CW and SSB on 40 to 10 meters. QSL both calls via G4DIY.

LUXEMBOURG, LX. Kazik, LX/DL2SBY, is active using CW, SSB and RTTY on 160 to 6 meters until March 11. QSL to home call.

PAPUA NEW GUINEA, P2. Bernhard, DL2GAC, is QRV as P29VMS until March 29. QSL to home call.

SEYCHELLES, S7. Kurt, HB9MX, is active from Mahe as S79MX until April 1. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters with a special emphasis on 6 meters. QSL to home call.

REVILLA GIGEDO, XF4. XF4LWY is QRV on 28040 kHz from 1700z until 0000z each day. QSL via XE1LWY.

U.K. SOVERIEGN BASE AREA ON CYPRUS, ZC4. ZC4RAF is generally QRV on 20 meters around 1930z. QSL via 5B4YX.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The QCWA QSO Party, Wisconsin QSO Party, World Wide Locator Contest are on tap for this weekend. The CLARA and Family HF Contest is scheduled for March 14 to 15. Please see March QST, page 100 for details.