ARRL DX Bulletin 016
April 11, 2002

DX Bulletin 16 ARLD016
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT April 11, 2002
To all radio amateurs

ARLD016 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, 425DXnews, DXNL, PA9JJ, A41KG, VE2XO, QRZ DX, The Daily DX, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

GUINEA, 3X. Francois, VE2XO will be QRV as 3XY8A from Kassa Island, IOTA AF-051, from April 15 to 19. Activity will be mainly on 20 and 15 meters using SSB and PSK31 and possibly some RTTY. Some activity on 17 and 12 meters is possible as well. QSL to home call.

OMAN, A4. Members of the Royal Omani Amateur Radio Society will be QRV as A43GI from Al Ghanam Island, IOTA AS-119, from April 12 to 15. Activity will be on all bands, including the newer ones, using CW and SSB. QSL via A47RS.

THE GAMBIA, C5. Jan, PA9JJ will be QRV as C56JJ from Kololi from April 15 to 29. Activity will be mostly on 80 and 40 meters and the newer bands using mainly SSB with some CW. QSL to home call.

PHILIPPINES, DU. Jon, DU9/N0NM has been QRV on 160 meters around 1000z. QSL via W4DR.

KYRGYZSTAN, EX. Serge, EX7ML has been QRV on 15 meters around 0100z. QSL via DL4YFF.

FRANCE, F. Didier, F5BJW will be QRV as TM2A from Noirmoutier Island, IOTA EU-064, from April 13 to 20. QSL to home call.

ENGLAND, G. The Titanic Wireless Commemoration Group will be QRV as GB90MGY from April 13 to 15. They will make a special effort to work /MM stations. QSL via G3XHK.

JAPAN, JA. JJ2GAZ/1, JQ1QFO/1 and JO1LVZ/1 plan to be QRV from Izu Archipelago, Mikura Island, IOTA AS-008, from April 13 to 14. Activity will be on all bands using CW and SSB. QSL to home calls.

JAN MAYEN, JX. JX2IJ has been QRV using RTTY on 15 meters between 1800 and 1900z. QSL via LA2IJ.

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA, V2. Bill, W4WX and Larry, W1LR will be QRV as V25WX and V2/W1LR, respectively, from April 15 and 16. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using SSB and other digital modes. QSL to home calls.

LORD HOWE ISLAND, VK9L. Jack, VK6CTL is QRV as VK9LT until April 22. Activity is mostly SSB on all bands. QSL via operator's instructions.

MELLISH REEF, VK9M. Look for VK9ML to be QRV from April 12 to 22. Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters, including the newer bands, using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via VK4APG.

MONTSERRAT, VP2M. Bill, W4WX and Larry, W1LR are QRV as VP2MHX and VP2MHS, respectively, until April 14. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using SSB and other digital modes. QSL to home calls.

LAOS, XW. Six operators are QRV as XW1HS until April 20. Activity is on 160 to 6 meters, including the newer bands, using CW, SSB, RTTY, FM and SSTV. There is satellite activity on most of the active amateur satellites as well. QSL via E21EIC.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The JIDX HF CW Contest, QRP ARCI Spring QSO Party, EU Spring SSB Sprint, Yuri Gagarin International DX CW Contest and the UBA Spring SSB Contest will certainly keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see April QST, page 93, and the WA7BNM Contest Calendar website for details.