ARRL DX Bulletin 001
January 2, 2003

DX Bulletin 1 ARLD001
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT January 2, 2003
To all radio amateurs

ARLD001 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by Tedd, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, 425DXnews, DXNL, The Daily DX, K4AVQ, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

GEORGIA, 4L. Toly, 4L1MA has been QRV on 40 meters CW around 2030 to 2200z. QSL via ON4RU.

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF EAST TIMOR, 4W. Thor, 4W6MM has been QRV using RTTY on 20 meters around 1100 to 1200z. QSL via TF3MM.

ANDORRA, C3. Peter, C31LJ has been QRV on 17 meters around 1400z and on 12 meters around 1500z. QSL via VE3GEJ.

DOMINICA, J7. Kelly, J79BEY has been QRV on 20 meters around 0100z. QSL via G1SSL.

OGASAWARA, JD1. Special event station 8N1OGA is QRV until January 12 to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Japan Amateur Radio League. Activity is usually from 0800 to 2200z. QSL via bureau.

SOUTH ORKNEY ISLANDS. Jose, LU1ZA has been QRV on 15 meters around 2230z. QSL via LU4DXU.

ARUBA, P4. Alan, K4AVQ will be QRV as P40AV from January 4 to 18. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters. He may give special attention to 160 and 80 meters using CW. QSL to home call.

NETHERLAND ANTILLES, PJ2. Chris, DL5NAM is QRV as PJ4/homecall from Bonaire, IOTA SA-006, until January 18. He is active using mainly RTTY as well as activity on 6 meters. QSL to home call.

PALAU, T8. T88HA has been QRV using RTTY on 20 meters around 0300z. QSL via JK1FNN.

CENTRAL AFRICA, TL. Charles, TL8CK has been QRV on 17 meters just after 0730z and then 10 meters around 0900z. QSL via F6EWM.

TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, VP5. VP5/W6XK and VP5/N6EE are QRV on the lower bands, plus the newer ones, using CW, SSB and RTTY until January 7. QSL to home calls. They will also participate in the ARRL RTTY Roundup as VP5NN. QSL via NN6NN.

CHAGOS ISLAND, VQ9. Larry, WD0HSP is QRV as VQ9LA on Diego Garcia, IOTA AF-006, and is here for about a year. He may be active on 80 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and FM. QSL via operator's instructions.

ANTARCTICA. Anton, ZS7/ZS4AGA is staying at SANAE IV Base, IOTA AN-016, until the end of January. Because of his busy work schedule here, his operations will be limited. QSL via ZS4A.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL RTTY Roundup, Kid's Day, The AGCW QRP Winter Contest and the EUCW 160-Meter Contest are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see January 2003 QST, page 97 and the WA7BNM contest website for details.