ARRL DX Bulletin 010
March 7, 2002

DX Bulletin 10 ARLD010
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT March 7, 2002
To all radio amateurs

ARLD010 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, DXNL, QRZ DX, K7GB, PA3GIO, The Daily DX, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

MADAGASCAR, 5R. 5R8FL has been QRV using SSTV on 10 meters around 1300z and PSK31 on 20 meters around 1400z.

EAST MALAYSIA, 9M6. 9M9/JA1OEM is QRV until March 18 on 6 meters, with some HF activity as well. QSL to home call.

SAN FELIX AND SAN AMBROSIO, CE0. Look for XR0X to be QRV from San Felix, IOTA SA-013, from March 12 to 30. QSL via N7CQQ.

ANGOLA, D2. Joao, CT1BFL is QRV as D2U for the next two years. Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

CAPE VERDE, D4. A group of Austrian amateurs are active as D44TA from Sao Tiago, IOTA AF-005, until March 13. QSL via OE5XVL.

JERSEY, GJ. Pete, K8PT and Craig, K3PLV will be QRV as MJ/homecalls from the Channel Islands from March 13 to 19. They will operate with an emphasis on CW and RTTY. They will try some RS-12/13 satellite operation for evening passes over the USA. QSL to home calls.

SAN ANDRES AND PROVIDENCIA, HK0. Gerd, DL7VOG will be QRV as HK0GU from San Andres, IOTA NA-033, on 160 to 6 meters, beginning March 14. His length of stay is unknown. QSL to home call.

ITALY, I. Tony, IK8VRH is QRV as IB0/IK8VRH from Ventotene Island, IOTA EU-045, on all bands until March 21. QSL to home call.

GRENADA, J3. William, VE3EBN is active as J37LR until March 31. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

ST. MAARTEN, PJ7. Bert, PA3GIO is QRV as PJ6/PA3GIO/m from Saba Island, IOTA NA-145, until March 14. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters, including 17 and 12 meters, using SSB. QSL to home call.

DUCIE ISLAND, VP6/D. The Pitcairn Island Amateur Radio Association expects to be QRV beginning March 12 for one week. Two stations will be QRV on 15 meters using CW and SSB for 24 hours a day, with stations active on the other bands as well. An additional station will be QRV on 6 meters, and some activity using RTTY is expected as well. QSL via operators' instructions.

CHAGOS ISLANDS, VQ9. George, K7GB is QRV as VQ9GB from March 8 to mid May. Activity is on all bands using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

LAOS, XW. Mauro, IN3QBR is active as XW3QBR until July 31. QSL to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The RSGB Commonwealth CW Contest, North American RTTY Sprint, UBA CW Sprint Contest, Wisconsin QSO Party, Great Lakes QSO Party and the Nova Scotia ARA Contest are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see March QST, page 102 for details.