ARRL DX Bulletin 036
September 6, 2001

DX Bulletin 36 ARLD036
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 6, 2001
To all radio amateurs

ARLD036 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, 425DX News, The Daily DX, DXNL, TF8GX and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

CROATIA, 9A. Mario, DJ2MX, will be active as 9A/N0MX from Brac Island and other Croatian islands on 80 through 10 meters, using CW and SSB, until September 15. QSL only via his German call, DJ2MX, through the DARC Bureau or direct.

MALTA, 9H. A group of Dutch amateurs will be active as 9H0VRZ, from September 14 through October 6. Operations will be on 40 to 2 meters including the newer bands. QSL via PA7DX.

FUTUNA ISLAND, FW. Guy, FW5ZL, will be QRV from September 6 to 21, using 100 watts and a dipole.

GUATEMALA, TG. Ramon, XE1KK, will be active as TG/XE1KK, from September 6 to 9. Look for him mainly on satellite UO-14 and AO-27. He will also try to be active on HF and 50 MHz as his schedule permits.

VIETNAM, XV. Sam, JA1EUI, expects to operate from September 21 to 28 on all bands from 80 to 6 meters, mainly on SSB. He is hoping to obtain either XV3Z or XV3ZZ. He will have a regular schedule on 21230 kHz at 2130z every day with JA1TAA or JA1BQ. QSL via home call.

TURKEY, YM. Look for Mill, LX1CC, to be active September 16 to October 6, signing YM3CC. Operation will be mainly on SSB on all bands, including the newer bands. QSL via home call.

U.K. SOV. BASES AREAS ON CYPRUS, ZC4. Steve, ZC4BS, is expected to be active for the next 13 months on all modes from 160 to 10 meters, but mostly on 15 and 20 meters.

CHATHAM ISLANDS, ZL7. Nigel, ZL7/G3TXF, and Roger, ZL7/G3SXW, are expected to be active from Chatham Islands, on CW only, from September 13 to 23. Suggested frequencies are 3503, 7003, 10103, 14023, 18073, 21023, 24893 and 28023 kHz listening up 1-3 kHz. QSL via their home calls, direct or via the bureau.

ICELAND, TF. Tiny, ON4CAT, Gulli, TF8GX, Fred, DL8DXL and Norby, LX1NO, will be active from Flatey Island, EU-168, in the Breydjafjodur from September 12 to 19, on 80 through 10 meters, using SSB, CW and maybe some digital modes. Call signs will be TF4RX, QSL via K1WY, and TF4/LX9EG, QSL to LX1NO.

BARBADOS, 8P. Mario, K2ZD, is active as 8P9JM through September 9. He is active on 40 through 6 meters, as time permits.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL September VHF QSO Party, Worked All Europe Contest, Phone, North American Sprint, CW, and the End of Summer PSK-31 Sprint are all on tap for this weekend. Please see September QST, page 103, for details.