ARRL DX Bulletin 002
January 3, 2002

DX Bulletin 1 ARLD001
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT January 3, 2002
To all radio amateurs

ARLD001 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, WA7BNM, DS1BHE, OA4AHW, 425DXnews, DXNL and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

MALDIVES, 8Q. Giovanni, I5JHW will be active for one week as 8Q7CG beginning January 6. QSL to home call.

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A6. Huraiz, A61AU has been active on 20 meters SSB usually after 0400z and on 10 meters SSB around 1300z. QSL to home call.

BAHAMAS, C6. John, WZ8D is active as C6AIE from Abaco, IOTA NA-080, until January 10. He hopes to work as many F2 contacts as possible on 6 meters during the daytime. If 6 meters is not open he may be QRV on 40 to 10 meters using CW and some SSB. QSL to home call.

SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS. Oleg, CE9/R1ANF is QRV from Ripamonti Base, Ardley Island. QSL via RK1PWA.

REUNION ISLAND, FR. Roland, FR5AB has been QRV on 10 meters using SSTV and PSK31 around 1100z and 1030z, respectively. He has also been active on 20 meters using RTTY. Joseph, FR5HA has also been QRV using PSK31 on 20 meters after 1630z and again after 0245z. QSL to home calls.

SOUTH KOREA, HL. The Korean Amateur Radio League is QRV using Special Event call HL17FWC in celebration of the 17th FIFA World Cup until May 30. QSL via HL0HQ.

OGASAWARA, JD1. JA9XBW/JD1 has been QRV on 40, 30, 20, 17 and 12 meters using CW. JD1BIA has been QRV on 12 meters just after 0000z. JE1PIO/JD1 has been QRV on 40 meters CW just before 1300z. QSL via operators' instructions.

MIDWAY ISLAND, KH4. Dick, AH7G, Barbara, NH7YL, Norm, NH7CT, Lori, AH6OS and NH6FP are QRV as AH4/homecalls. Activity is on 40, 20, 17, 15, 12 and 10 meters. QSL to home calls.

PERU, OA. Rene, DL2JRM and Daniel, DL3SE are QRV as 4T4X and 4T4V, respectively, on 160 to 10 meters, using mostly CW, with some SSB, until January 13. QSL to home calls.

CURACAO, PJ2. Martin, NW0L is active as PJ2/NW0L until January 9. He plans to operate as PJ2T in the ARRL RTTY Roundup as a Single Op/High Power entry. QSL PJ2/NW0L to home call and PJ2T via KN7Y.

SEYCHELLES, S7. Luca, I5IHE is active as S79LC from Praslin Island, IOTA AF-024, using mainly SSB and RTTY, with some CW and SSTV until January 11. QSL via I5JZP.

WEST KIRIBATI, T30. Steve, T30ED has been QRV on 15 meters around 0630z. QSL via 3D2SJ.

INDIA, VU. Sabu, VU2ELJ has been QRV on 80 meters long-path around 1400z.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL RTTY Roundup, Kid's Day and the AGCW QRP Winter CW Contest are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see January 2002 QST, page 107 for details.