ARRL DX Bulletin 038
September 20, 2001

DX Bulletin 38 ARLD038
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 20, 2001
To all radio amateurs

ARLD038 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, JA1EOD, 425DXnews, W6DXO, The Daily DX, DXNL and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

KUWAIT, 9K. The Kuwait Amateur Radio Society has authorized the use of the callsign 9K2USA. All Kuwait amateurs will use this single call. QSL all via 9K2RA.

SIERRA LEONE, 9L. Elmer, 9L1DX, is a doctor and is expected to be here for the next two or three years. During his spare time, look for him on 80 to 10 meters using SSB. QSL via EA4CEN.

NEPAL, 9N. Hiro, JA0BYS, will be QRV as 9N7BY from Kathmandu from September 24 to October 2. He is joined by Sato, JH0HDL, and Mako, JI0LQJ, who will be QRV as 9N7DL and 9N7QJ, respectively, until September 29. They all will be active on 80 to 10 meters, including the newer bands, and possibly 6 meters. QSL all calls via JH0HDL.

BOTSWANA, A2. Harry, W6DXO, is QRV as A25/KG6GPA using QRP power until September 26 while on a photographic safari here. QSL to home call.

BALEARIC ISLANDS, EA6. Andree, DL8LAS, will be QRV as EA6/DL8LAS from Menorca, IOTA EU-004, from September 24 to October 8. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW. QSL to home call.

ETHIOPIA, ET. Claudio, ET3VSC, has been QRV on 10 meters using CW around 2100z.

TROMELIN ISLAND, FR/T. Jacques, FR5ZU/T, has been QRV on 17 meters using SSB around 1400 to 1500z. QSL via JA8FCG.

PANAMA, HP. A German group of hams are QRV as HO1A and HP1/DL7CM from Contadora Island, IOTA NA-072, until October 8. QSL HO1A via DL6MYL and HP1/DL7CM to home call.

ITALY, I. Dario, IK4MED, is QRV as ID9/IK4MED from the Eolie Island group, IOTA EU-017, until September 29. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters, using mainly CW. Some satellite activity may also be found on RS-12, FO-20 and FO-29 as well. QSL to home call.

PALAU, T8. Nobu, JA7AYE, is QRV as T88AY until September 24. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters, using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

UKRAINE, UR. Tom, UT3IB, Vit, UT3IW, Mike, UT9IO, Stan, UT5SI, Oleg, UX1IM, Alex, UX2IQ, Harry, UX3IW, Nick, UY0IX and Val, UR5ILA are QRV until September 25 on all bands using CW and SSB from IOTA EU-182. The island name has not been specified. QSL to home calls.

BURKINA FASO, XT. Jacques, XT2AJ, has been QRV on 10 meters around 1100 to 1300z. QSL via F5JRY.

ZIMBABWE, Z2. After his Botswana trip, Harry, W6DXO, will be QRV as Z2/W6DXO from September 27 to October 5. He will be on photographic safari from here as well. QSL to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Scandinavian Activity SSB Contest and the Radio Club Panama XXX Anniversary Contest are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see September QST, page 103, for details.