ARRL DX Bulletin 050
December 7, 2000

DX Bulletin 50 ARLD050
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT December 7, 2000
To all radio amateurs

ARLD050 DX news

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

VIETNAM, 3W. Mio, JR3MVF, will be QRV as 3W2YL from Ho Chi Minh City from December 8 to 13. Activity will be on 20 and 15 meters. QSL to home call.

CHINA, BY. David, BA4DW, is QRV as BA4DW/4 from Tianheng Island, IOTA AS-150, until December 12. QSL to home call.

ETHIOPIA, ET. Claudio, ET3VSC, has been QRV on 17 and 12 meters around 2000z and 1300z, respectively.

GUANTANAMO BAY, KG4. Bill, W4WX, will be QRV as KG4GC from December 12 to 18. He plans to concentrate on RTTY and 6 meters. QSL to home call.

MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0. A group of JA operators will be active from December 8 to 11. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters, and possibly 6 meters, using CW and SSB. Look for W1VX/KH0, KZ5C/KH0 and KH0/JR1IBD from Saipan Island. QSL W1VX/KH0 via JF1OCQ, KZ5C/KH0 via JA0QBY and KH0/JR1IBD via JR1IBD.

US VIRGIN ISLANDS, KP2. Dave, AG8L, will be active from the Windwood contest station, WP2Z, until December 13. This includes an entry in the ARRL 10-Meter contest. Outside the contest, look for KP2/AG8L. There may be some PSK31 activity after the contest. QSL KP2/AG8L via NN6C and WP2Z via KU9C.

ARUBA, P4. Rob, W9RB, is QRV as P40RB. He will be active in the ARRL 10-Meter contest. QSL to home call.

SWEDEN, SM. John, SM7CRW, will be QRV in the ARRL 10-Meter contest as 8S7A from Oland Island, IOTA EU-037. QSL via W3HNK.

POLAND, SP. Special event station 3Z0KOR is QRV from Olsztyn during the month of December to celebrate 25 years of the Polish Reserve Officers' Club. QSL via SP4KSY.

CANADA, VE. Dennis, K7BV, will be QRV as VY1/K7BV from the QTH of Jay, VY1JA, in Whitehorse, Yukon, during the ARRL 10-Meter contest. He will use mostly CW. QSL via KU9C.

TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, VP5. Bruce, AA5B, is active from North Caicos as VP5/AA5B. He may be active in the ARRL 10-Meter contest as VP5K. He will be looking for QRP contacts. QSL to home call.

BERMUDA, VP9. Mark, AA1AC, is QRV until December 12 from Hamilton Parish as AA1AC/VP9. His activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

CAMBODIA, XU. Jani, YB0US, will be QRV as XU7AAP during the ARRL 10-Meter contest and until December 12. QSL via N2OO.

NEW ZEALAND, ZL. Hans, ZL/SM3TLG, is QRV from Waiheke Island, IOTA OC-201, until December 9. QSL to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL 10-Meter Contest and the 28 MHz SWL Contest 2000 are scheduled for this weekend. Please see December QST, page 97 for details on the contest.