ARRL DX Bulletin 041
October 11, 2001

DX Bulletin 41 ARLD041
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT October 11, 2001
To all radio amateurs

ARLD041 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, WA7BNM, QRZ DX, 425DXnews, The Daily DX, DXNL and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

GUYANA, 8R. Esmond, 8R1AK has been QRV using the special callsign 8R1USA on 20, 17, 15 and 10 meters around 1900 to 0500z. QSL to home call.

MALTA, 9H. Laco, OK1AD and Josef, OK1PD are active for about two weeks as 9H3WD using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31. QSL via OK1AD.

BOTSWANA, A2. Mako, JA1OEM is QRV from Gabrone as A25/JA1OEM until October 17. QSL to home call.

CHILE, CE. Look for CE6TBN/7 to be QRV until October 31 from Chiloe Island, IOTA SA-018. QSL to home call.

ERITREA, E3. Look for Chris, DL5NAM, Dieter, DF4RD, Wolf, OE2VEL, and Falk, DK7YY to be QRV as E30NA from October 17 to November 3. Activity will be on all bands, including 6 meters, using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via operators' instructions.

AUSTRAL ISLANDS, FO. Eli, HA9RE will be QRV as FO0ARE/A from Rurutu Island, OC-050, from October 17 to November 5. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters. QSL via HA8IB.

ENGLAND, G. Look for Special Event Station MB2HFC to be QRV during the 2001 International HF and IOTA Convention from October 12 to 14. QSL via operator's instructions.

SCOTLAND, GM. Leo, W3LEO, will be QRV from Portpatrick, IOTA EU-005, as MM0LEO from October 14 to November 17. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters. This is not a DXpedition, so on-the-air time may vary. QSL to home call.

LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0. Laci, HA0HW, Tomi, HA4DX and Geza, HA4XG will be QRV as HB0/homecalls/p from October 17 to 25 while here on their Autumn trip. Activity should be on all bands, using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via operators' instructions.

COSTA RICA, TI. TI2/AK0A has been QRV using RTTY on 20, 17, 15 and 12 meters from around 0600z to 1800z. QSL to home call.

FAROE ISLANDS, OY. OY3QN has been QRV on 17 and 12 meters around 1700z and 1200z, respectively. QSL via OZ1ACB.

CHAD, TT. Christian, TT8DX is QRV from Moundou until December 2002. He is mostly active on 6 meters with some HF activity by request using CW and SSB. QSL via F5OGL.

AUSTRALIA, VK. Dan, VK8AN is QRV from Troughton Island, IOTA OC-154, as VK8AN/6 until October 20. Activity is on 20, 15 and 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via VK4AAR.

LORD HOWE ISLAND, VK9L. Bert, PA3GIO is QRV as VK9LO until October 15. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using SSB. QSL via bureau.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, ZK1. Victor, ZK1CG is QRV using the special callsign ZK1USA. QSL to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL International EME Contest, North American RTTY Sprint, The Pennsylvania QSO Party and FISTS CW Fall Sprint are all scheduled for this weekend. The 2001 Oceania DX CW Contest is scheduled for Saturday, October 13. Please see October QST, page 103, for details.