ARRL DX Bulletin 019
May 8, 2003

DX Bulletin 19 ARLD019
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT May 8, 2003
To all radio amateurs

ARLD019 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by DF5AU, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, QRZ DX, 425DXnews, DXNL, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

GUINEA, 3X. Leo, 3XY1L has been QRV on 40 meters around 1900z and 20 meters around 2000z. QSL via UY5XE.

TANZANIA, 5H. Ralph, 5H3RK has been QRV on 30 meters just after 0200z.

ALGERIA, 7X. Saad, 7X5ST has been QRV on 40 meters around 2300z.

WEST MALAYSIA, 9M2. Johnny, G3LIV is QRV as 9M2/G3LIV using mainly CW until May 16. QSL to home call.

ETHIOPIA, ET. ET3AA has been QRV on 15 meters around 1400 to 1500z.

FRENCH POLYNESIA, FO. Jean, F8DQL is QRV as FO/F8DQL using only CW from Tahiti, IOTA OC-046, until May 25. He plans to also visit Moorea, IOTA OC-046, during this time. QSL to home call.

LUXEMBOURG, LX. Johannes, DF5AU will be QRV as LX5A May 10 and 11. He will participate in the CQ-M Contest. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters. QSL via LX1RQ.

BULGARIA, LZ. Special event station LZ03KM is QRV on all bands during the month of May. QSL via LZ1BFR.

BRAZIL, PY. Station ZW7AA is QRV from Ponta de Pedras Lighthouse until May 11. Activity is on 40 to 6 meters using CW and SSB. QSL via PY7AA.

POLAND, SP. Special event station HF25KVW is QRV until July 31 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the SP5KVW Radio Club of Ostroleka. QSL via SP5KVW.

CRETE, SV9. Dick, G3URA is QRV as SV9/G3URA until May 15. He will be active during the Volta contest. Outside the contest, he will be active on the newer bands as well as using PSK31. QSL to home call.

EUROPEAN RUSSIA, UA. Special call RL1A is active until May 31 to celebrate the 300th anniversary of the city of Saint Petersburg. Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using SSB. QSL via RA1AG.

MICRONESIA, V6. Look for JA7ZP, JA7AGO and JA7HMA to be QRV from Pohnpei, IOTA OC-010, as V63ZP, V63GO and V63DX, respectively, from May 12 to 15. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL to home calls.

CAMBODIA, XU. Jaak, ES1FB will be QRV as XU7ACE from Sihanoukville beginning May 11 for about 10 days. Activity will be on 40 to 6 meters using mostly SSB. QSL to home call.

VANUATU, YJ. Patrice, FK8HA is QRV as YJ0AHA until May 25. QSL to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The Nevada QSO Party, The CQ-M International DX Contest, Oregon QSO Party, Alessandro Volta RTTY DX Contest, FISTS Spring Sprint and the 50 MHz Spring Sprint are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see May QST, page 95 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.