ARRL DX Bulletin 020
May 11, 2000

DX Bulletin 20 ARLD020
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT May 11, 2000
To all radio amateurs

ARLD020 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, HA0HW, Mayer, QRZ DX, The Daily DX, DXNL, 425DXnews and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

GUINEA, 3X. Denis, 3XY2D, has been QRV on 10 meters using SSB. QSL via VE2DPS.

EASTER ISLAND, CE0. Norby, LX1NO, and Manu, LX2LX, are QRV as homecalls/CE0Y until May 18. QSL both calls via LX1NO.

ETHIOPIA, ET. Joe, G3MRC, is QRV from here for about a month. He hopes to operate from the club station, using either ET3AA or ET3VSC. QSL via operator instruction.

TAJIKISTAN, EY. Vlad, EY8XX, and Nodir, EY8MM, are often QRV on the bottom of the 15 meter CW band from 0100 to 0300z.

WALLIS AND FUTUNA ISLANDS, FW. Nigel, G3TXF, and Roger, G3SXW, are QRV as FW/homecalls until May 23. Activity is CW only on 80 to 10 meters. QSL to home calls.

MONGOLIA, JT. Special event station JU1O will be QRV from May 12 to 14 near the city of Ulaanbaatar. QSL via HA0HW.

MIDWAY ISLAND, KH4. Pete, KH4/K5PZ, was QRV on 21025 kHz around 0100z. His length of stay is unknown. QSL via operator instruction.

FERNANDO DE NORONHA, PY0F. Gerard, F2JD, is QRV as PY2ZDX/PY0F until May 15. He is using CW and SSB on 40 to 6 meters. QSL to home call.

UKRAINE, UB. EO55HK is QRV until May 14 in celebration of the 55th anniversary of the "Victory of Second World War". Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31. There is also some satellite activity. QSL via UT1HT.

COSTA RICA, TI. The TI-IOTA Group will operate as TE6U from Uvita Island, IOTA NA-155, from May 17 to 21. Activity will be on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and some RTTY. QSL via TI5KD.

AUSTRALIA, VK. AX3ITU will be QRV on May 17 from 0001 to 2359z to celebrate the 135th anniversary of the formation of the International Telegraph Union. QSL via the VK3 QSL bureau.

WILLIS ISLAND, VK9W. VK9WI will be QRV from May 13 to 30. There will be CW and SSB activity on 160 to 6 meters with three stations. They have a beacon on 50051.5 kHz. QSL via operator's instructions.

ROMANIA, YO. Jean-Michel, F6AJA, will be QRV from May 14 to 20 from the QTH of YO8FZ as YO/F6AJA. QSL to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The CQ-M International DX Contest, FISTS CW Club Spring Sprint, Nevada QSO Party, Oregon QSO Party and the VHF/UHF Spring Sprint for 50 MHz is scheduled for this weekend. Please see May QST, page 91, for details.