ARRL DX Bulletin 030
July 20, 2000

DX Bulletin 30 ARLD030
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT July 20, 2000
To all radio amateurs

ARLD030 DX news

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

VIETNAM, 3W. Hans, WA1LWS, is QRV as 3W2LWS until July 30. He has been granted permission to operate on 20, 15 and 10 meters, and plans to use mostly CW. QSL to home call.

ZAMBIA, 9J. Bob, W6RJ, is QRV as 9J2RA. He is usually found on 15 meters SSB from 1500 to 1800z. QSL via K6SLO.

MADEIRA ISLANDS, CT3. Ben, DJ8FW, will be active, probably as CT3/DJ8FW, from Madeira, IOTA AF-014, until August 20. QSL to home call.

PALESTINE, E4. Gunter, OE1GZA, will be active as E4/OE1GZA from Ramallah on an almost regular basis. QSL to home call.

IRAN, EP. Yar, EP3SP, has been showing up on the bottom end of 20 meters CW around 1900 to 2000z. QSL via IZ8BRI.

FRANCE, F. The Council of Europe Radio Club will be active using CW, SSB and RTTY as TP2000CE from July 21 to 23. QSL via F6FQK.

HUNGARY, HA. Memorial radio station HG100BAY, named after Dr. Zoltan Bay, who conducted successful moon echo experiments in 1946, will operate on 144, 432 and 1296 MHz from July 22 to 30. QSL via operators' instructions.

SARDINIA, IS0. Simone, IV3NVN, will operate on 160 to 6 meters, using mostly CW, as IM0/IV3NVN from Maddalena Island, IOTA EU-041, from July 21 to 31. QSL to home call.

SVALBARD, JW. Look for Unni, LA6RHA, to operate as JW6RHA from July 21 to 26. Unni will only operate 20 meters and will probably use 14222 to 14248 kHz or 14288 kHz in the mornings and late evenings. QSL to home call.

MIDWAY ISLAND, KH4. NH6M/KH4 has been QRV on 15 meters around 2000z and then around 0300z. QSL to home call.

SWEDEN, SM. Special event station SI9AM is active from Utanede until July 23. QSL via SM3CVM.

POLAND, SP. Special event station SN0EMK is QRV from Krakow until July 30. QSL via SP9PLR.

SUDAN, ST. Jeff, ST0P, has been QRV on 20 meters around 0200 to 0400z. QSL via 5B4YY.

BELAU, T8. T88ME has been QRV on 15 meters around 0930z. QSL via 7N1RTO.

EUROPEAN RUSSIA, UA. A group of UA6 operators will be active as UE6AAA from Sudzhuk Island in the newly created Krasnodarskiy Kray, Black Sea Coast group, from July 22 to 23. No IOTA number has as yet been issued. QSL via UA6AF. Also, Yuri, UA3BZ, Dmitry, RX3DCX, and Alex, RW3DP, will be active as R1NWS and R3ARC/1 from Kondostrov Island, IOTA EU-147, from July 25 to August 2. They will use CW, SSB, SSTV and PSK31. QSL both calls via UA3BZ.

AUSTALIA, VK. Steve, VK8AM, will be operating as AX8AM, mainly on CW, from Darwin, Northern Territory until November 2. He has been spotted on 20 meters CW around 0630z to 1300z. QSL to home call.

HONG KONG, VR. Fernando, 4S7OF, is active as VR2OS. His length of stay is unknown. QSL to home call.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, ZK1. Andy, ZK1AND, is active from Raratonga, IOTA OC-013, for one month. QSL via AB7FS.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Georgia QSO Party is on tap for this weekend. Please see July QST, page 100 for details.