ARRL DX Bulletin 035
August 29, 2002

DX Bulletin 35 ARLD035
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT August 29, 2002
To all radio amateurs

ARLD035 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, SQ9FMU, The Daily DX, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

ROTUMA ISLAND, 3D2. Stephane, J28VS is active as 3D2VS/p on all bands until September 5. Afterwards he will go to Suva. QSL via F6KHM.

ANDORRA, C3. Archie, C31BO has been QRV using RTTY on 20 meters around 1700, 1900 and 2000z.

PHILIPPINES, DU. Jon, DU9/N0NM has been QRV on 1828.3 kHz around 1000z and then around 1300z. QSL via W4DR.

TAJIKISTAN, EY. Rakhim, EY7AD is QRV from Khudjand, and has been active on 15 meters. QSL via operator's instructions.

THAILAND, HS. Wam, E20KIR has been QRV on 15 meters around 0130 and 0340z.

ITALY, I. IA5/DL5SAX is active from the Tuscany Island Group, IOTA EU-028, until September 4. QSL to home call.

WAKE ISLAND, KH9. Jake, N6XIV/KH9 continues to be QRV around 14265 kHz between 0700 to 0730z daily. He is here until mid September. QSL via K2FF.

MARKET REEF, OJ0. The QLF DX Team of LA5UKA, LA6YEA, LA8SDA, LA9VDA and LB1NE will be QRV as OJ0LA, OJ0RJ and OJ0/LB1NE from August 31 to September 7. Activity will be mainly on 160 meters and the lowbands using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL OJ0LA via LA9VDA, OJ0RJ via OH0RJ and OJ0/LB1NE via home call.

DENMARK, OZ. Five operators from the South Flanders DX Activity Group are active as OZ/ON6JUN/p from Aro Island, IOTA EU-172, until September 7. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters, with special attention to the newer bands, using CW and SSB. QSL via ON4AFU.

POLAND, SP. To celebrate the holiday in the town of Tarnowskie Gori, radio club SP9KDU will be QRV as SN9TG from September 1 to 8. Activity is on all bands using CW, SSB and FM. QSL via SP9KDU.

CORSICA, TK. Rainer, TK/DL2RVL is active using QRP until September 14. QSL to home call.

UZBEKISTAN, UJ. Special event station UM9AA is active until September 5 to celebrate Uzbekistan's 11 years of independence. September 1st is the Independence Day of the Republic of Uzbekistan. Activity is on all bands. QSL via UK9AA.

CANADA, VE. Michael, VE3WMB will be QRV as VE3WMB/VE9 and activating five lighthouses on the Island of Grand Manan, New Brunswick from September 1 to 6. Activity will be around 14071 kHz using only PSK31 QRP. QSL to home call.

MEXICO, XE. To celebrate the 70th anniversary of Mexico's IARU Society, FMRE, amateurs here are allowed to use three special prefixes through December 31. Look for 6J1 for XE1 stations, 6J2 for XE2 stations and 6J3 for XE3 stations.

INDONESIA, YB. A group of Indonesian amateurs are active as YE2R from Karimunjawa, IOTA OC-186, until September 3. Activity is on 15 and 10 meters and possibly 17 meters, using CW and SSB. Three stations are QRV at the same time and activity for 12 to 18 hours a day is expected. QSL via YB2MTA.

IRAQ, YI. Peter, YI9OM has been QRV on 15 meters from 1730 to 1800z. QSL via OM6TX.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The YO HF DX Contest and Michigan QRP Labor Day CW Sprint are scheduled for this weekend. Please see August QST, page 87, and September QST, page 89, respectively, for details on both events.