ARRL DX Bulletin 014
April 3, 2003

DX Bulletin 14 ARLD014
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT April 3, 2003
To all radio amateurs

ARLD014 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by AA1K, KB8NW, the OPDX Bulletin, 425DXnews, DXNL, The Daily DX, QRZ DX and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

AZERBAIJAN, 4J. 4J85YGA has been QRV on 17 meters using SSB around 1200 to 1500z. QSL via UT3UY.

KENYA, 5Z. Tom, DL2RUM and Jan, DJ8NK are QRV as 5Z4BL and 5Z4BK, respectively, until April 12. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters, including 17 and 12 meters, using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL to home calls.

BARBADOS, 8P. Richard, G3RWL will be QRV as 8P6DR from April 5 to 20. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters. QSL to home call.

SIERRA LEONE, 9L. Zbig, 9L1BTB has been QRV on 40 meters around 2330z. QSL via SP7BTB.

MADEIRA ISLANDS, CT3. Ben, DJ8FW will be QRV as CT3AS from April 9 to 21. As time permits, his activity will be on 80 to 15 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31. QSL to home call.

FRANCE, F. Jean Marc, F5SGI will be QRV using CW as TM6ILE from Groix Island, IOTA EU-048, from April 7 to 12. QSL via bureau.

GUERNSEY, GU. A group of operators from Scout Radio Club SP5ZCC are QRV as MU/SP5UAF, MU/SP5LCC, MU/SP5MBQ and MU0ULC until April 8. They will be active in the SP DX Contest as MU0ULC. QSL all calls via SP5ZCC.

DOMINICA, J7. Jon, AA1K and Jeanie, AB1P will be QRV as J79K and J79P, respectively, from April 5 to 12. This is a casual DXpedition. Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters, including the newer bands. They will monitor 50110 kHz. QSL to home calls.

JAPAN, JA. Look for JA1KJW, JJ1JGI, JK1EBA and JN1IKT to be QRV as homecalls/0 from Sado Island, IOTA AS-117, from April 10 to 13. Activity will be on 160 to 6 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home calls.

GUAM, KH2. Look for Yoshi, JE2EHP to be active as K1HP/KH2 from April 11 to 14. Activity will be on 80 to 6 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

DENMARK, OZ. Ela, OZ/DL3YMK and Torsten, OZ/DH3YMG will be QRV from Vendsyssel-Thy, IOTA EU-171, from April 5 to 17. Activity will be on 40, 20 and 15 meters. QSL to home calls.

MICRONESIA, V6. Jeffrey, KI0RO is QRV as V63JE from Kosrae, IOTA OC-059, until April 7. Afterwards, he will be QRV from Pohnpei, IOTA OC-010, from April 9 to 14. QSL to home call.

CHRISTMAS ISLAND, VK9X. Steve, VK3OT will be QRV as VK9XI from April 7 to 21. He will be active on HF and 6 meters using CW. QSL to home call.

MYANMAR, XY. Frank, DL4KQ is QRV as XY4KQ until April 17. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. He hopes to visit an island in the Mon Region Group as well. QSL to home call.

SOUTH AFRICA, ZS. Phil, G3SWH, David, G3UNA, Vidi, ZS1EL, Kosie, ZS1SR, Malcolm, ZS1MC, Andrew, ZS1AN and Hester, ZS1ESU are QRV as ZS1RBN from Robben Island, IOTA AF-064, until April 7. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB, including the newer bands. QSL via G3SWH.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The MARAC County Hunters SSB Contest, SP DX Contest, EA RTTY Contest, the Montana and Missouri QSO Parties and the 47th Annual QCWA QSO Party are all scheduled for this weekend. The DX YL to North American YL CW Contest is scheduled for April 9 to 11. Please see April QST, page 97 and the ARRL contest website for details.