ARRL DX Bulletin 031
August 2, 2001

DX Bulletin 31 ARLD031
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 2, 2001
To all radio amateurs

ARLD031 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, PS7AB, The Daily DX, QRZ DX, 425DXnews, DXNL and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

TUNISIA, 3V. New station 3V8MED has been QRV on 20 and 15 meters using SSB. QSL via DL1BDF.

NIGERIA, 5N. Paulo, 5N3NDP/6, has been QRV on 14241 kHz from 0100 to 0300z. QSL via IK5JAN.

KUWAIT, 9K. Special event callsign 9K11POW is active until August 5. QSL via 9K2RA.

EAST MALAYSIA, 9M6. Irwin, KD3TB, is QRV as 9M6TBT from Kota Kinabalu until August 5. QSL to home call. Meanwhile, Phil, G4JMB, will be QRV as 9M6CT from August 4 to September 16.

COLOMBIA, HK. Dave, W5WP, is QRV as HK5/W5WP until August 10, and is active using mostly SSB, with some CW and PSK31 on 40 to 10 meters, including the newer bands. QSL to home call.

SOUTH KOREA, HL. Operators from the Hanyang University Wave Research Club are QRV as HL0C/4 from Wi Island, IOTA AS-148, until August 8. Activity is on 40, 20 and 15 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via operators' instructions.

MIDWAY ISLAND, KH4. Ted, NH6YK, is QRV as NH4/NH6YK until August 5 as time permits. Activity is on all HF bands and 6 meters using SSB. QSL to home call.

MARKET REEF, OJ0. Look for LA3IKA, LA5UKA, LA6YEA and LA9VDA to be QRV as OJ0/homecalls from August 5 to 8. Activity will be on 160 to 2 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via homecalls, except OJ0/LA6YEA via LA9VDA.

TRINDADE AND MARTIM VAZ ISLANDS, PY0T. Look for ZX0T and PT0T, and possibly PY1LVF/PY0T and PY1VOY/PY0T, to be QRV from Trindade from August 7 to 10. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters, on the usual DX and IOTA frequencies, using CW and SSB. QSL via PY1LVF.

BANGLADESH, S2. Junji, JA7KXD, is QRV as S21YT until August 8. QSL to home call.

COSTA RICA, TI. TE8AT is active from Chira Island, IOTA NA-116, until August 5. QSL via TI3MCY.

EUROPEAN RUSSIA, UA. Special event station R3DAS is active until August 19 from Zhukovsky near Moscow. QSL via UA3DJ.

TURKS AND CAICOS ISLAND, VP5. Dick, K9APW, is vacationing on North Caicos Island, IOTA NA-002, until August 12 and will be QRV as VP5/K9APW on 6 meters, as much as he can. QSL to home call.

CAMBODIA, XU. Frank is QRV as XU7ABR and has been found on 30 meters on 10125 kHz after 1800z. QSL via DL4KQ.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL UHF Contest, North American CW QSO Party, Ten-Ten Summer QSO Party, QRP ARCI Summer Daze SSB Sprint and the YO-DX Contest will keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see August QST, page 111 for details.