ARRL DX Bulletin 048
November 27, 2002

DX Bulletin 48 ARLD048
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT November 27, 2002
To all radio amateurs

ARLD048 DX news

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

MAURITANIA, 5T. Look for JA1CPS, JA1PBV, JA6RQ and JA8RUZ to be QRV as 5T5CPS, 5T5PBV, 5T5RQ and 5T5RUZ, respectively, from November 29 to December 7. Activity is on all bands, especially on 160 and 30 meters. QSL to home calls.

CROATIA, 9A. Dusan, 9A/S52DG/p will be QRV from Hvar Island, IOTA EU-016, from November 29 to December 2. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

NEPAL, 9N. Hugo, LA5YJ is QRV as 9N7YJ from Kathmandu. Of late, he has been active on 30 meters just before 1900z and on 40 meters around 2100z. QSL to home call.

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A6. Ali, A61AJ has been QRV on 80 meters around 1345z and 40 meters around 1400z. QSL via N4QB.

IRAN, EP. Moshen, EP3SMH has been QRV on 12 meters between 1310 and 1345z. QSL to home call.

LUXEMBOURG, LX. Special event station LX0LT will be active on all bands using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31 from November 30 to December 8, for 24 hours a day. QSL via LX1RQ.

ARUBA, P4. Ken, K6TA and Kay, K6KO plan to be QRV from December 3 to 17 as P40TA and P40K, respectively. Activity will be mainly on the newer bands and 6 meters. They will operate in the upcoming ARRL single band contests. QSL via WM6A.

SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS. Alex is QRV as R1ANF and has been active on 20 meters using RTTY around 0200z. QSL via RK1PWA.

SUDAN, ST. Marco, ST1MN is active from here until the end of June 2003. QSL via IV3OWC.

GABON, TR. Alain, TR8CA has been QRV on 30 meters just after 0430z and on 12 meters around 1730z using RTTY. QSL via F6CBC.

MALI, TZ. Mac, TZ6JA is visiting Bamako until December 10. Outside his work hours he will be QRV using SSB on 40 to 10 meters, including 17 and 12 meters. QSL via JA3EMU.

MARSHALL ISLANDS, V7. Bruce, AC4G is active as V73CW. His length of stay is unknown. QSL via AC4G.

CAYMAN ISLANDS, ZF. Pete, N2LM is active as ZF2PD until December 1. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

ANTARCTICA. Anton, ZS7/ZS4AGA is QRV from E-Base on the Fimbul Ice Shelf, IOTA AN-016, for about one week. He may be active on the Antarctica Net on 15 meters. QSL via operator's instructions.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Holiday Spirits Homebrew CW Sprint is scheduled for this weekend. The Top Band Sprint is scheduled for December 4 to 5. Please see December QST, page 93 for details.