ARRL DX Bulletin 033
August 15, 2002

DX Bulletin 33 ARLD033
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 15, 2002
To all radio amateurs

ARLD033 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 and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

MAURITIUS, 3B8. Fujio, K1WP and Tsutuo, JA0QBY are QRV as 3B8/homecalls until August 20. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters, including satellite activity on AO-40, using CW and SSB. QSL to home calls.

CHINA, BY. BD8SN has been QRV using RTTY on 20 and 15 meters from around 1530 to 1600z.

BAHAMAS, C6. Al, K3TKJ is QRV as C6ALW from Andros Island, IOTA NA-001, until September 18. Activity is on 40 to 6 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

GERMANY, DA. Look for Rug, DJ3XG/p to be active during the International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend (ILLW) from Amrum Island, IOTA EU-042, and Amrum Lighthouse. QSL to home call.

SCOTLAND, GM. GB2ELH will be QRV from Eshaness Lighthouse in the Shetland Islands, IOTA EU-012, during the ILLW. QSL via MM5PSL.

SOUTH KOREA, HL. Special event station DT14AG is QRV during the 14th Busan Asian Games until October 23. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters, including the newer bands, using CW, SSB, FM, RTTY and SSTV. For the games, special event station HL14AG will also be QRV from September 23 to October 23. QSL both calls via HL0BHQ.

ITALY, I. IQ1L will be active from La Lanterna Genova during the ILLW. QSL via the bureau.

MONGOLIA, JT. Frank, DK5PF is QRV as JT1FDJ from Ulaanbaatar until September 29. QSL to home call.

LUXEMBOURG, LX. Thirteen operators from the UBA-Kortrijk group are QRV as LX/ON6CK/p until August 18. Activity is on all HF bands and modes plus VHF and satellites. QSL via ON4ADN.

GREECE, SV. SV8/IK8HCG and SV8/IK8UND are active on 40 to 10 meters from Paxoi Island, IOTA EU-052, until August 22. QSL both calls via IK8UND.

CRETE, SV9. Dick, G3URA will be active as SV9/G3URA on 20 meters in the SARTG RTTY Contest. He will also be using PSK31 outside the contest. QSL to home call.

BENIN, TY. TY4DX has been QRV on 80 meters around 0300z and then on 40 meters around 0430z. QSL via F5AOV.

FALKLAND ISLANDS, VP8. VP8LGT plans to activate the lighthouse on Cape Pembroke during the ILLW. QSL via VP8ON.

CHAGOS, VQ9. Jesse, VQ9J is QRV until the end of August. QSL via K5QM.

VANUATU, YJ. Arthur, ZL2HE is on holiday at YJ8UU's QTH and will be QRV as YJ0HE from August 21 to September 2. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters. QSL to home call.

ANTARCTICA. Chris, N3SIG is signing ZL5CP from Scott Base on Ross Island, IOTA AN-011. From time to time he will also sign KC4/N3SIG from McMurdo Base. QSL both calls via AI3D.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL 10 GHz Cumulative Contest, North American QSO Party, SARTG WW RTTY Contest, Keyman's Club of Japan CW Contest, New Jersey QSO Party, The International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend and the SEANET Contest will certainly keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see August QST, page 87 for details.