ARRL DX Bulletin 034
August 17, 2000

DX Bulletin 34 ARLD034
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 17, 2000
To all radio amateurs

ARLD034 DX news

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

GHANA, 9G. Sergei, UA3AP, is QRV from club station 9G5AP in Accra until August 23. Look for his CW and SSB activity from 0100 to 0300z and after 0600z. QSL to home call.

MOZAMBIQUE, C9. Bernardo, C91AH, is usually QRV on 21310 kHz around 1530 to 1630z.

CANARY ISLANDS, EA8. ED8ILO is QRV from Lobos Island, IOTA AF-004, until August 28. QSL via EA8FT.

IRAN, EP. Club station EP2AC has been QRV near 18069 kHz around 1630z. QSL via operator instructions.

NEW CALEDONIA, FK. Look for TX8LH to be QRV in the International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend from the lighthouse on Amedee Island, IOTA OC-033. QSL via VK4FW.

HUNGARY, HA. Special event station HG8SDS is QRV until August 20 from Veszti-Magor during the "Sarret Days." Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via HA8PH.

DJIBOUTI, J2. Houssein, J28FH, is a new ham here. He is currently QRV on 10 meters. QSL via WA2VUY.

OGASAWARA, JD1. JA1OZK/JD1 is usually QRV on 17 meters using CW and SSB. JA1XHE/JD1 has been active on 20, 17 and 15 meters using CW and SSB as well. JD1BKQ has been QRV using RTTY on 20 meters. QSL to home calls.

MONGOLIA, JT. Vladimir, UA4WHX, is QRV as JT1FDC, JT1FDC/4, JT1FDC/6 and JT1FDC/7 until August 24. QSL to home call.

PUERTO RICO, KP4. KP4ES will be QRV from Caja de Muertos, IOTA NA-099, during the International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend.

FINLAND, OH. Look for OH8T to participate in the International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend from the lighthouse at Marjaniemi on Hailuoto Island, IOTA EU-184. Activity on 160, 80, 40, 20 and 15 meters is expected. QSL via operator's instructions.

POLAND, SP. Special event station HF6WR is active until November 6 to celebrate the 1000th anniversary of the city of Wroclaw. QSL via SP6ZDA.

GREECE, SV. SV1ENG and SV1EFP will be QRV as SW8LH using CW mainly, from Akrotiri lighthouse on Santorini Island, IOTA EU-067, during the International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend. Outside the event, they will be QRV as SV1ENG/p and SV1EFP/p, respectively. QSL both calls via SV1ENG.

DODECANESE, SV5. Bert, SV5/PA1KW, is active during his holiday here until August 29. QSL to home call.

CHRISTMAS ISLAND, VK9X. Stefan, DH1SGS, and Tobias, DH1TW, are QRV as VK9XY. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via DH1SGS.

TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, VP5. Carlo, VP5/I4ALU, is QRV using CW on all bands from the QTH of Jody, VP5JM, on Providenciales, IOTA NA-002, until August 28. QSL to home call.

IRAQ, YI. YI9OM has been QRV on 17 meters around 1530z. QSL via OM6TX.

VANUATU, YJ. Masa, YJ0AXC, has been QRV near 21040 kHz. QSL via JE1DXC.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, ZK1. ZK1NNP is QRV from Raratonga Island, IOTA OC-013, and is later expected to be active from Mangaia Island, IOTA OC-159. QSL via DK6NP.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL 10 GHz and Up Cumulative Contest, New Jersey QSO Party, The North American Phone QSO Party, The International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend and the SEANET Contest will keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see August QST, page 104 for details.