ARRL DX Bulletin 031
August 1, 2002

DX Bulletin 31 ARLD031
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 1, 2002
To all radio amateurs

ARLD031 DX news

This weeks bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, DL4KQ, The Daily DX, QRZ DX, 425DXnews, The DXNL and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

MONACO, 3A. Look for IZ1DSH to be QRV as 3A/homecall from August 5 to 15. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters. QSL to home call.

AZERBAIJAN, 4J. Yannick, F6FYD and Gerard, F2VX, will be QRV as 4J0FR and 4K7W, respectively, from Baku from August 6 to 23. QSL 4J0FR via F6FYD and 4K7W via operator's instructions.

UGANDA, 5X. Jay, K4ZLE is QRV as 5X2A until August 11 on Bavuma Island. This is not entirely an amateur radio operation, so his activity is limited. Most of his activity will be in the late night and early morning hours. QSL to home call.

NEPAL, 9N. Kiyo, JH3PAS will be QRV as 9N7AS from August 4 to 10. Activity will be on all bands, with an emphasis on the newer bands. This includes using RTTY, SSTV and PSK31. QSL to home call.

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO, 9Q. Gus, SM5DIC is QRV from the ARAC Club Station 9Q0AR until August 31. QSL this operation via SM5BFJ.

URUGUAY, CX. Geo, CX1SI is QRV daily on 160 and 80 meters. Look for him on 1823 to 1833 kHz from 0000 to 0300z and around 3505 kHz between 0930 to 1030z. QSL to home call.

GUADELOUPE, FG. Project DX Team Members Andrea, FG/IK2XDE, Giovanni, FG/IK2JYT, Mario, FG/IK2HAB and Luigi FG/IW2MVS will be QRV from Terre de Haut, Les Saintes Islands, IOTA NA-114, from August 5 to 17. Activity will be on all the HF bands, including 6 meters, using SSB and RTTY. QSL to home calls.

ITALY, I. Special call IU7LE will be QRV from ARI Lecce during the weekends in August to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Italian Amateur Radio IARU society, ARI. QSL via I7PXV.

NETHERLAND ANTILLES, PJ2. Mark, KD4D is active as PJ2/KD4D until August 14 from Curacao, IOTA SA-006. He will participate in the 2002 WAE DX CW Contest as PJ2M. QSL via home call. QSL PJ2M via N9AG.

SWEDEN, SM. Eric, SM1TDE is QRV as SM1T from Gotland Island, IOTA EU-020, until the end of August. QSL via bureau.

BENIN, TY. F5MOO, F5CWU, F5AOV and F1PJB are active as TY7Z, TY9F, TY4DX and TY6FB, respectively, from Grand-Popo until August 14. QSL to home calls.

MYANMAR, XZ. Look for nine operators to be QRV as XY3C on CW, XY5T on SSB and XY7V for the digital modes from August 4 to 22. Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters. From August 4 to 8 they will be QRV from Yangon, and from August 9 to 22, QRV from Ngapal. QSL XY3C via DL4KQ, XY5T via IN3ZNR and XY7V via DL8KBJ.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL UHF Contest, North American CW QSO Party, The Ten-Ten International SSB Summer Contest, European HF Championship and the PanAmerican Lighthouse-Lightship Weekend are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see August QST, page 87 for details.