ARRL DX Bulletin 015
April 12, 2001

DX Bulletin 15 ARLD015
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT April 12, 2001
To all radio amateurs

ARLD015 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, QRZ DX, CE1URH, N5VEI and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

WESTERN MALAYSIA, 9M2. Bruce, KD6WW, will be active from April 20 to May 2. QSL via home call.

ALAND ISLAND, OH0. Frank, DL2SWW and Ric, DL2VFR, will operate CW, SSB and RTTY from April 14 to 20.

CHILE, CE. 3G1M will be active April 13 to 15 on 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters from Sta Maria Island in the north of Chile. QSL via CE1VLY, POB 103, Santiago 21, CHILE.

US VIRGIN ISLANDS, KP2. Bill, N5VEI, will be activating St. Thomas from April 18 to 20. Primary operations will be on 10 meters, around 28360 or 28500 kHz. Look for him on 17 and 20 meters during the evening hours. QSL with SASE to home call.

ISRAEL, 4X. Look for Yoram, 4Z1GY, under special callsign 4X2K, during the Holyland Contest, April 21 and 22. Activity will be on SSB and CW on 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters.

MALDIVES, 8Q. Peter, HA2SX, will be active as 8Q7KK from April 14 through May 4 on 160 through 10 meters. His main operating modes will be CW, RTTY, PSK31, and SSTV skeds by special request. QSL to the following address only: Peter Kalocsa, MARKO, Bakonyi ut 20, H-8441, HUNGARY.

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO, 9Y. Charlie, N2IM, will be operating from Trinidad, as 9Y4/N2IM, April 26 through May 4. He is expected to be on 20, 15, 10 and 6 meters, and possibly other bands. QSL direct to N2IM.

ARMENIA, EK. Daniel, F5LGQ, will be here from April 9 to 21, signing EK8ZZ. Look for him to be active around 1600 to 1700z.

AUSTRAL ISLANDS, FO0/A. Alain, F2HE/FO0CLA, will be active from Tubuai Island (OC-152) until April 27. QSL via F6CTL.

DJIBOUTI, J2. Jean Louis, J28NH, and others will be active as J28CDX from April 12 to 16.

MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0. Look for Akira, JA3AOP, to be active April 13 to 17. Activity will be on all bands, including 6 meters. QSL via JA3AOP.

NAMIBIA, V5. Nick, ZS4NS, is expected to be active as V51/ZS4NS until April 20. His activity will be mainly on 6 meters, listening on 50110 kHz. He will, however, be active on 20, 15 and 10 meters also. QSL via N7RO.

ST. HELENA, ZD7. The ZD7K team is now active. Operations are expected to last until April 12. QSL via GW0ANA.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Japan International DX Contest, CW, Lighthouse Spring Lites Rites QSO Party, QRP ARCI Spring QSO Party, His Majesty the King of Spain Contest, DXYL-NAYL Contest, CW, and the Low Power Spring Sprint will keep contesters occupied this weekend. Please see April QST, page 109 for details.