ARRL DX Bulletin 010
March 6, 2003

DX Bulletin 10 ARLD010
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT March 6, 2003
To all radio amateurs

ARLD010 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, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

ALGERIA, 7X. 7X0AD has been QRV using RTTY on 15 meters between 1500 to 1600z. QSL via EA4URE.

OMAN, A4. Alex, YO9HP is QRV as A45WD and is active on 80 to 10 meters, including the newer bands, using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

TAIWAN, BV. Mark, BU2/JJ1TBB is QRV on 40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. He is here for three to four years. QSL via JL1ANP. Meanwhile, Juergen, BX3/DJ3KR is QRV using CW until April 15. QSL to home call.

URUGUAY, CX. A group of Uruguayan operators are QRV as CW1OO from March 8 to 10 to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the town of Vergara. QSL via EA5KB.

ANGOLA, D2. Joao, CT1BFL is QRV as D2U until February 2004. He is active on 160 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

SOUTH SHETLANDS. DP1ANF has been QRV on 20 meters using CW around 2100z. QSL via RK1PWA.

SCOTLAND, GM. Leo, W3LEO is QRV as MM0LEO from Portpatrick until April 3. QSL to home call.

HAITI, HH. Members of the Florida DX Group are part of a humanitarian mission team traveling in Haiti. Look for Jan, K4QD, William, N2WB, Bill, W4WX and Al, K3VN to be QRV as HH4/homecalls from March 10 to 21. When not involved with mission projects, their activity will be on 160 to 6 meters using all modes, including PSK31. QSL HH4/N2WB via N2OO and all others to home calls.

OGASAWARA, JD1. Fukushige, JM6DZB is QRV as JM6DZB/JD1 from Iwo Jima, IOTA AS-030, until the end of 2003. Activity is on 80, 40 and 15 meters SSB during his spare time. QSL via operator's instructions.

BULGARIA, LZ. Members of the Balkan Contest Club are active as special event station LZ125O to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the liberation of Bulgaria from the Ottoman Empire. Activity is on 160 to 10 meters, including the newer bands, using CW and SSB. QSL via LZ1KZA.

POLAND, SP. Special event station HF2VL is QRV until March 31. QSL via SP2PI.

EGYPT, SU. Tom, SU9NC has been QRV on 80 meters just after 0400z and also around 2000z. QSL via OM2SA.

DODECANESE, SV5. Steve, G0SGB will be QRV as SV5/G0SGB/p from Kos Island, IOTA EU-001, from March 8 to 22. His activity will be on a daily basis from 0800 to 1100z, mainly on 20, 17 and 15 meters. QSL to home call.

CENTRAL KIRIBATI, T31. Mike, T31MY has been QRV on 17 meters from around 1700 to 1830z. QSL via OM2SA.

ANGUILLA, VP2E. Nigel, G3TXF plans on being QRV as VP2EN until March 12. He also hopes to be active in the RSGB Commonwealth contest. QSL to home call.

DUCIE ISLAND, VP6. A group of operators will soon be QRV from March 8 or 9. The callsign has yet to be announced. Activity will be on all HF bands, including 6 meters and possibly AO-40, using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL via JR2KDN.

SOUTH AFRICA, ZS. Special event station ZS03CWC is QRV until March 23 during the Cricket World Cup. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters. QSL via ZS1AU.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The North American RTTY Sprint, SARL Field Day Contest, RSGB Commonwealth CW Contest, UBA Spring CW Contest, NSARA Contest and the Wisconsin QSO Party are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see March QST, page 99 and the WA7BNM contest website for details.