ARRL DX Bulletin 037
September 7, 2000

DX Bulletin 37 ARLD037
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 7, 2000
To all radio amateurs

ARLD037 DX news

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

TUNISIA, 3V. Fabio, I4UFH, and Gabriele, IK4UPB, are QRV from club station 3V8BB until September 11. They will participate in the Worked All Europe Phone Contest as a Multi/Single entry. QSL via I4UFH.

EAST TIMOR, 4W. Erkki, 4W/OH2BF, has been QRV on 12 meters between 0145 and 0300z. Later he was QRV on 17 meters from 1400 to 1600z. QSL via OH2IC.

SPRATLY ISLANDS, 9M0. A group of operators from Far East DX Ploiters, known as FEDXP, will be QRV from September 12 to 16 as 9M0F from Layan Layan, IOTA AS-051. Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. This operation celebrates the 40th anniversary of FEDXP. QSL via JA1HGY.

BHUTAN, A5. A52FH is now QRV on 80 to 10 meters, including the newer bands. QSL via F8RZ.

ANGOLA, D2. Fernando, D2BB, has been QRV on 17 meters from 2100 to 2300z. QSL via W3HNK.

COMOROS, D6. Don, G3OZF, will be active as D68/G3OZF from September 12 to 18. He will be undertaking a site survey for the major DXpedition next February. He hopes to be active on 80 to 10 meters, including 30 meters, as time allows. QSL to home call.

FRENCH POLYNESIA, FO. James, K9KUZ, will be QRV as FO0KUZ from Bora Bora, IOTA OC-067, from September 9 to 13, and then from Moorea, IOTA OC-046, from September 14 and 15. Look for activity on 20, 15 and 10 meters. QSL to home call.

MONGOLIA, JT. Jay, W8JAY, plans to operate as JT1FCP from Ulaanbator from September 11 to 14. Look for him on RTTY and possibly PSK31. QSL to home call.

BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA, T9. Mario, DJ2MX, is QRV as T94DX until September 13. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL to home call.

ASIATIC RUSSIA, UA0. RK3BY/0 continues to be active from CQ WAZ Zone 23. He was QRV on 30 and 17 meters using CW and 20 meters using RTTY. QSL to home call.

TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, VP5. Bud, K4ISV, is QRV as VP5/K4ISV on 160 to 10 meters using CW and SSB until October 4. In contests, he will use VP5B. QSL via N2AU.

TRISTAN DA CUNHA, ZD9. Bob is QRV as ZD9ZM. He has been active on 12 meters using CW just prior to 1500z. QSL via K4CIA.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, ZK1. Ron, WA6FGV, and Frans, K6SHJ, are now active on Raratonga as ZK1FGV and ZK1SHJ, respectively, until about September 14. They have been QRV on 20, 17 and 15 meters CW over the past few days. QSL to home calls.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL September VHF QSO Party, Worked All Europe Phone Contest, North American CW Sprint, End of Summer PSK31 Sprint and the SOC Marathon Sprint will certainly keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see September QST, page 102 for details.