ARRL DX Bulletin 012
March 21, 2002

DX Bulletin 12 ARLD012
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT March 21, 2002
To all radio amateurs

ARLD012 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, 425DXnews, DXNL, QRZ DX, PA3GIO, FM5GU, The Daily DX, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

MAURITIUS, 3B. Mart, DL6UAA will be QRV as 3B8MM beginning March 25. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via operator's instructions.

TANZANIA, 5H. Ralph, 5H3RK has been QRV on 3506 kHz around 0200z and 1824 kHz around 0300z.

MADAGASCAR, 5R. Aki, 5R8FU has been QRV on 160 meters just before 0300z.

CROATIA, 9A. Emir, 9A6AA is QRV from Kanula Lighthouse on Susac Island, IOTA EU-016, until March 30. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters. QSL to home call.

TAIWAN, BV. CTARL members are QRV as BV9G from Green Island, IOTA AS-155, until March 25. QSL via BV8BC.

BAHAMAS, C6. Bill, AA7X is active as C6AKK from Exuma Island, IOTA NA-001, until March 31. This includes an entry in the upcoming CQ WW WPX Phone contest. QSL to home call.

SAINT MARTIN, FJ. Bert, PA3GIO, will be QRV as FJ/PA3GIO/m from St. Barthelemy Island, IOTA NA-146, from March 22 to 28. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters, including 17 and 12 meters using SSB. QSL to home call.

MARTINIQUE, FM. IV3JVJ, IV3FHH, IV3BTY and IV3OWC will be QRV as FM/homecalls from the QTH of FM5GU from March 24 to 29. Activity will be mainly on the low bands using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via IV3TDM.

GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, HC8. Ramon, HC8/XE1KK will be QRV from March 25 to April 7. Most of his activity will be on 6 meters. QSL via operator's instructions.

ST. LUCIA. J6. Gary, KI6T is QRV as J68GS until April 2. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW. QSL to home call. Meanwhile, Kirk, W8QID is also active until April 2 as J68ID using mostly CW on 80 to 10 meters. QSL to home call. Both these operators will be QRV with the J6DX Group during the upcoming CQ WW WPX Phone contest.

OGASAWARA ISLAND, JD1. Minomiya, JA2NQG is QRV as JD1/JA2NQG until March 31. QSL to home call.

SEYCHELLES, S7. Kurt, HB9MX will be QRV as S79MX using CW and SSB. He is here for one month. QSL to home call.

NAMIBIA, V5. Nico, ZS4NS is QRV as V5/ZS4NS until April 10. Activity is mostly on 6 meters using CW and SSB, but also on 20, 15 and 10 meters as well. QSL to home call.

MEXICO, XE. XE1LWY, XE1YJL, XE1KOF, XE1UZ and XE1ML will be QRV as XF4IH from Cacaluta Island, IOTA NA-188, from March 26 to 31. Activity will be on all HF bands, including 6 meters, using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via operators' instructions.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Oklahoma QSO Party is scheduled for this weekend. The Spring QRP Homebrew Sprint is scheduled for March 25. Please see March QST, page 102 for details.