ARRL DX Bulletin 052
December 6, 2001

DX Bulletin 52 ARLD052
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT December 6, 2001
To all radio amateurs

ARLD052 DX news

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

BURUNDI, 9U. Gus, 9U5D has been QRV on 17 meters around 1800z. He is also usually QRV on 20, 15 and 10 meters. QSL via SM5BFJ.

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A6. Robert, S53R is a quest operator at A61AJ and has been QRV on 40 meters using CW around 1400z. QSL via N4QB.

ANGOLA, D2. D2/CT1FSC is QRV from Luanda until December 14. QSL to home call.

TAJIKISTAN, EY. Alex, EY8CQ is QRV on 20 meters using SSB most days around 0230 to 0400z.

AUSTRAL ISLANDS, FO. Jon, WB8YJF and Leo, K8PYD are QRV as FO0SEV and FO0FRY, respectively, until December 14. Activity is on all bands, using CW and SSB, with a heavy emphasis on RTTY. QSL to home calls.

WALLIS AND FUTUNA ISLANDS, FW. FW0DX is usually QRV on 80 meters using CW around 1000 to 1200z daily. QSL via JE3RZT.

THAILAND, HS. Members of the Royal Amateur Radio Society of Thailand will be QRV as E29AL from Tarutao Island, IOTA AS-126, from December 8 to 15. Activity will be on 20, 15 and 10 meters on the usual IOTA frequencies using, in addition to using RTTY, SSTV and PSK31. QSL via HS0GBI.

ITALY, I. Special Event station IR7GM is QRV during the weekends of December to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Guglielmo Marconi's first Transatlantic wireless transmission. Activity is on all HF bands, including the newer ones, using CW and SSB. QSL via IK7JWX.

SEYCHELLES, S7. Juergen, DL8LE is QRV as S79LE until December 13. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using digital modes. QSL to home call.

MARSHALL ISLANDS, V7. Steve, 3D2SJ is active as V73ED until December 13. QSL to home call.

SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS, VP8. Miroslaw, SP7JKW is QRV as HF0POL from King George Island, IOTA AN-010, until the end of 2002. Activity is on all HF bands, including the newer ones, using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31. QSL via SQ5TA.

NIUE ISLAND, ZK2. Mike, KM9D and Jan, KF4TUG are QRV as ZK2MO and ZK2TO, respectively, from Uluvehi, IOTA OC-048. Their length of stay is unknown. QSL both calls via OM2SA.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL 160-Meter Contest, The Six Club 1st Winter Contest and the PSK31 Match are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see November QST, page 105 for details on the ARRL 160-Meter Contest.