ARRL DX Bulletin 015
April 5, 2002

DX Bulletin 15 ARLD015
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT April 4, 2002
To all radio amateurs

ARLD015 DX news

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

MALAWI, 7Q. Chris, EC3ADC plans to be QRV as 7Q7DX from Lilongwe from April 7 to 17. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters, including 12 meters. QSL via EA5IQ.

MALDIVES, 8Q. Igor, RN3OA is QRV as 8Q7OA from San Island, IOTA AS-013, until April 10. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

BOTSWANA, A2. John, G3HCT will be QRV as A25/G3HCT from April 7 to 20. Activity will be on the newer bands using CW. QSL to home call.

IRAN, EP. Abdullah, EP2FM has been QRV using RTTY on 20 meters around 0300 to 0400 and 1600z.

SWITZERLAND, HB. Diethelm, DJ2YE is QRV as HB9AON until April 12 from the rare Kanton Obwaldenin. Daily activity is on 40 meters using CW from 0800 to 1000z. QSL to home call.

FRANCE, F. Special callsign TM5PDG is in use until April 7 from the Gard Bridge. Activity is on 40 to 15 meters using CW, SSB, SSTV and PSK31. QSL via F6KQK.

SOUTH KOREA, HL. Han, HL1VAU, Han, DS2GOO and Chae, DS5BSX are QRV as homecalls/4 from Taehuksan Island in the Huksan Islands Group, IOTA AS-093, until April 7. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL HL1VAU/4 to home call. All others via DS2GOO.

LEBANON, OD. Max, IW0GXY is QRV as OD5/homecall and has a license to operate on 6 meters. He can be found on 50155 kHz, plus or minus QRM, until June or possibly September. QSL to home call.

NORTH KOREA, P5. Ed, P5/4L4FN has been QRV on 15 meters around 1100 to 1200z. QSL via KK5DO.

BANGLADESH, S2. Jan, OK1FWC is working in Khulna until July, and is usually QRV on 10 meters as S21/OK1FWC. QSL via the OKDXF.

MARSHALL ISLANDS, V7. Jim, KC7OKZ and Carol, KC7TSX are QRV as V73KZ and V73SX, respectively, from Majuro, IOTA OC-029. QSL via operators' instructions.

ANGUILLA, VP2E. Bill, W5SJ is QRV as VP2EJ until April 8. Activity is on the HF bands using CW. QSL to home call.

CHAGOS ISLANDS, VQ9. Jesse, AB5RY is QRV as VQ9J for the next few months. Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via K5QM.

MACAO, XX9. Cheang, XX9AU has been QRV on 15 meters around 1300z.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Missouri QSO Party, MARAC County Hunters SSB Contest, EA RTTY Contest, SP DX Contest and the 46th Annual QCWA QSO Party are all scheduled for this weekend. The Spring Lites QSO Party runs until April 7. Please see April QST, page 93 for details.