ARRL DX Bulletin 046
November 8, 2001

DX Bulletin 46 ARLD046
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT November 8, 2001
To all radio amateurs

ARLD046 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, VP6BK, WA7BNM, The Daily DX, DXNL, 425DXnews and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

VIETNAM, 3W. Steve, WB2KHO is QRV as 3W2SF until November 16. His activity is on 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters using SSB. QSL to home call.

MADAGASCAR, 5R. Albert, 5R8GZ has been QRV on 30 meters around 0300z. QSL via G3SWH.

MALDIVES, 8Q. Dave, HB9KT is QRV as 8Q7KT on 30 to 10 meters until November 11. QSL to home call.

EAST MALAYSIA, 9M6. JA1BRK, JA1HGY, JA1RJU, JK1OPL, JA2ADH and JA8GQZ are active on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY as 9M6/homecalls until November 15. QSL to home calls.

TONGA, A3. Roger, A35OY has been QRV on 15 meters around 0700z and then on 10 meters around 1100z. QSL via KF8OY.

CAPE VERDE ISLANDS, D4. Henryk, SM0JHF is QRV as D44CF. Activity is on 160 to 6 meters, using mostly CW. He will also be here for the upcoming CQ WW DX Contest. QSL to home call.

KYRGYZSTAN, EX. Alex, EX8MIO has been QRV on 15 meters around 0300z.

MARQUESAS ISLANDS, FO. Jan, SP9FIH is QRV as FO/SP9FIH and has been active on 80 meters around 0400z. QSL to home call.

SAN ANDRES AND PROVIDENCIA, HK0. Gerd, DL7VOG is QRV as HK0GU on 80 to 6 meters using mainly CW and RTTY until November 29. QSL to home call.

ITALY, I. Tony, IK8VRH is QRV as IB0/IK8VRH in his free time from the islands of Ventotene, IOTA EU-045, and Ponza, IOTA EU-045, until December 15. QSL to home call.

BELGIUM, ON. Belgian amateurs may replace their ON or OT prefixes with OQ until December 31 to honor the birth of Princess Elizabeth.

SEYCHELLES, S7. Clemens, DL2GAN will be QRV as S79GAN from November 15 to December 5. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

CAMEROON, TJ. Eduardo, EA2TV and Javier, EA2COL are here from November 11 to 23, working on the installation of some HF and VHF stations in hospitals and missions. During their spare time they plan to operate as TJ2RSF, using mainly SSB and possibly some RTTY. QSL via EA4AHK.

UZBEKISTAN, UJ. Fedor, UK9AA has been QRV on 40 meter CW around 1300z.

DUCIE ISLAND, VP6/D. The Pitcairn Island Amateur Radio Association will be QRV from this possibly new DXCC Entity, with an IOTA number of OC-182, beginning November 16. The VP6 callsign will be announced at the start of operations. Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via VE3HO.

TRISTAN DA CUNHA AND GOUGH ISLANDS, ZD9. Chris, ZD9IR has been QRV on 10 meters between 1400 and 1700z. QSL via ZS6EZ.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. ARRL International EME Contest, The Worked All Europe RTTY Contest, Japan International DX Phone Contest, OK/OM DX Contest and the Anatolian ATA PSK31 Contest are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see November QST, page 106 for details.