ARRL DX Bulletin 040
September 28, 2000

DX Bulletin 40 ARLD040
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 28, 2000
To all radio amateurs

ARLD040 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, HA4XG, The Daily DX, 425DXnews, DXNL and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

SRI LANKA, 4S. Denver, 4S7DA, has been QRV on 20 meters CW between 0000 and 0100z. QSL via W3HNK.

EAST TIMOR, 4W. Jose, 4W6FK, is usually QRV on 14260 kHz just before 1130z. QSL via CT1FKN.

MADAGASCAR, 5R. Ken, 5R8GQ, has been QRV on 14200 kHz just prior to 1400z. He has also been QRV using RTTY on 15 meters around 1800z. QSL via AD6KA.

BOTSWANA, A2. Martin, A22BE, has been QRV on 28495 kHz between 1600 and 1800z. QSL via ZS6AKB.

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A6. Walter, A61AJ, has been QRV using RTTY on 15 meters around 1230z. He has also been QRV on 17 meters from 1400 to 1600z. QSL via W3UR.

CHINA, BY. BT20OO will be active again from IOTA AS-137 from October 1 to 4. QSL via BA4EG.

BALEARIC ISLANDS, EA6. EA6/HA6NL/p is QRV using mostly CW on 160 to 10 meters during his holiday here until October 5. QSL to home call.

IRAN, EP. Ali, EP2MKO, has been working on 30 meters CW from 0200 to 0230z.

MAYOTTE, FY. Elio, FH5CB, has been QRV on 20 meters around 0330z.

SOUTH KOREA, HL. Lee, DS4CNB, was working East Coast stations on 14024 kHz just before 1200z.

MIDWAY ISLAND, KH4. NH6D/KH4 has been QRV on 17 meters around 0300z. QSL via N6FF. Meanwhile, Ted, NH4/NH6YK, has also been QRV on 20 meters SSB around 0700 to 0800z. QSL to home call.

PAPUA NEW GUINEA, P2. Chip, P29CC, is usually QRV on 28479 kHz just prior to 2200z. QSL via K1WY.

EGYPT, SU. Jaro, SU9ZZ, has been QRV on 3507 kHz around 0330z. QSL via OM3TZZ.

CRETE, SV9. Geza, HA4XG, is QRV as SV9/HA4XG/p until October 12. He works mainly the newer bands. QSL to home call.

PALAU, T8. Look for JA2AAU, JA2AIC, JR2FOR and JJ2KYT, to be QRV as T88NK, T88IC, T88FO and T88MI, respectively, from October 4 to 7. Activity will be on 40, 20, 15, 10 and 6 meters using CW, SSB, SSTV and 10 meter FM. QSL to home calls.

NAMIBIA, V5. Frank, V51AS, can usually be found on 30, 20, 17 and 15 meters CW between 1930 and 2130z. Also, check 10 meters after 1530z.

INDIA, VU. Special event station VU2HF2000 will be active on 40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB from September 30 to October 2 during Hamfest 2000 held in Hyderabad, India.

CAMBODIA, XU. Hiroo, JA2EZD, will be QRV as XU7ABF from October 2 to 5. He has antennas for 40 to 6 meters and intends to put up new ones for 160 and 80 meters soon. QSL via XW2A.

VANUATU, YJ. YT1AD and Z32AU are QRV as YJ0AD and YJ0AU, respectively, until October 5. QSL to home calls.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Louisiana and Texas QSO Parties are scheduled for this weekend. Please see October QST, page 100 for details.