ARRL DX Bulletin 039
September 21, 2000

DX Bulletin 39 ARLD039
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 21, 2000
To all radio amateurs

ARLD039 DX news

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

FIJI, 3D2. Dragan, Z32AU, is active as 3D2AU until September 26. Activity is on all bands, using CW and SSB, including 6 meters. QSL to home call.

GUINEA, 3X. Dan, VE2DPS, has returned to Conakry as 3XY2D. He hopes to soon be QRV. QSL via W3HNK.

KUWAIT, 9K. Bob, K4CY, will return to Kuwait, and plans to reactivate his old callsign 9K2ZZ. He is expected to be active using PSK31. QSL via W8CNL.

PALESTINE, E4. Ten Japanese operators will be QRV as E44/homecalls until September 24. Activity will mainly be on 30 and 6 meters, and using mainly RTTY. QSL via home calls.

FRENCH POLYNESIA, FO. Yuu-san, JA3IG, is QRV as FO0YOS and was found on 15 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

PANAMA, HP. Wil, DJ7AA, Manfred, DK1BT, and Tina, DL6MYL are now active as HO1A from Contadora Island, IOTA NA-072, until October 1. Their activity will include the CQ/RJ WW RTTY Contest. Outside of the contest, they will be mainly active on CW, the newer bands and lowbands. QSL via DL6MYL.

HONDURAS, HR. HQ0R is QRV from Valle de Los Angeles, with three stations using CW, SSB and RTTY on all bands. QSL via EA4URE.

GUINEA BISSAU, J5. Baldur, DJ6SI, is now QRV as J5X. Look for him around 1822 to 1828 kHz. QSL to home call.

MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0. JH8KYU will be active as KH0/JH8KYU from Saipan, IOTA OC-086, on September 23 to 24. He will participate in the CQ/RJ WW RTTY Contest. QSL to home call.

MIDWAY ISLAND, KH4. Look for JF1OCQ and JE1RXJ to operate on 80 to 6 meters using CW and SSB, as W1VX/KH4 and NB6A/KH4, respectively, until September 24. A 6 meter beacon will be set up on 50115 kHz. QSL via home calls.

GREECE, SV. Ivan is QRV using CW as SV8/G3IZD from Thasos, IOTA EU-174, until October 3. QSL to home call. Meanwhile, Eric, KU6J, is active as SV8/KU6J/p from Thira/Santorini Island, IOTA EU-067, until September 28. He is focusing on CW, primarily on the newer bands. QSL to home call.

MOUNT ATHOS, SV/A. Monk Apollo, SV2ASP/A, has been QRV of late on 20 meters using RTTY at 1000 and 1500z.

PALAU, T8. Shun, JH7IMX, is active as T88SW until September 24. He will participate in the CQ/RJ WW RTTY Contest. His activity before the contest will be CW, SSB and also PSK31 on 80 to 10 meters, including the newer bands. QSL to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Scandinavian Activity SSB Contest, CQ/RJ WW RTTY Contest, Alabama Heart of Dixie QSO Party and the 2000 Fall Classic and Homebrew Radio Exchange are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see September QST, pages 102 and 112 for details.