ARRL DX Bulletin 002
January 10, 2002

DX Bulletin 2 ARLD002
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT January 10, 2002
To all radio amateurs

ARLD002 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, WA7BNM, KE1F, 425DXnews, QRZ DX, DXNL and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

MALAWI, 7Q. Les, 7Q7LA has been QRV on 20 meters CW around 0330z.

NEPAL, 9N. 9N7YT has been QRV on 15 meters CW around 0200z. QSL via JJ2NYT.

CHINA, BY. Ted, BA4DX is generally QRV on 15 meters SSB most days after 0000z.

BAHAMAS, C6. Look for Wade, AA8LL and Liz, K8LIZ to be QRV as homecalls/C6A from Crooked Island, IOTA NA-113, from January 12 to 14. Their activity will be on the 40 to 10 meter SSB IOTA frequencies. QSL to home calls.

FRENCH GUIANA, FY. Radio Club of Kourou members will be QRV as FY5KE on the Salut Islands, IOTA SA-020, on January 12 to 13. Activity will be on all HF bands including 6 meters.

THAILAND, HS. Look for HS1BK to be QRV beginning January 12. This operation runs in conjunction with the grand opening of National Children Day. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters, using CW, SSB, RTTY and SSTV. Some VHF FM activity is expected. QSL via E21EIC.

GUANTANAMO BAY, KG4. Bill, W4WX and Larry, W1LR will be QRV as KG4DX and KG4LR, respectively, from January 11 to 19. Activity will be on all bands, including 6 meters, using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31. QSL to home calls.

MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0. Kazu, JA1RJU is active as KH2K/AH0 until January 15. Look for him around 1827.5 kHz. QSL to home call.

PALMYRA AND JARVIS ISLANDS, KH5. Rick, KH7O/KH5 has been QRV on 20 meters SSB around 0300 to 0500z. QSL to home call.

BELGIUM, ON. UBA club section Gulden Spoor KTK members are QRV until December 31, 2002, as OP0GS to celebrate the 700th anniversary of the Battle of the Golden Spurs at Kortrijk. QSL via ON4ON.

PALAU, T8. Tony, K2NV will be on vacation in the Pacific from January 12 to 22, and is expected to sign T88ZZ from January 12 to 15. QSL to home call.

BELIZE, V3. Gerd, DJ4KW and Gisela, DK9GG are QRV as V31YN and V31GW, respectively, for about one month. Activity is on all bands using CW, RTTY and PSK31. QSL to home calls.

CAYMAN ISLANDS, ZF. Lou, KE1F will be QRV as ZF2LM from Grand Cayman Island beginning January 14 to 30. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and possibly RTTY. QSL via AF2C.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The North American CW QSO Party, Japan International CW DX Contest, Hunting Lions in the Air, DARC 10-Meter Contest, NRAU-Baltic Contest and the Midwinter CW Contest, will certainly keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see January 2002 QST, page 107 for details.