ARRL DX Bulletin 024
June 12, 2003

DX Bulletin 24 ARLD024
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT June 12, 2003
To all radio amateurs

ARLD024 DX news

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

ITU HQ, 4UxxITU. ITU headquarter station 4U1ITU may be active during the 2003 World Radiocommunication Conference meetings. Special callsign 4U1WRC is active from here as well. For either callsign, QSL via operators' instructions.

TIMOR-LESTE, 4W. Thor, 4W3DX has been QRV using CW on 20 meters between 1200 and 1230z. QSL via TF3MM.

CROATIA, 9A. Special event call 9A0PAX is active until June 30 to celebrate the pastoral visit of Pope John Paul II. QSL via 9A7K.

GERMANY, DL. Volker, DL1WH is active as DF0MF from the Lightship Amrumbank, ARLHS FED-012, in Emden until June 17. QSL via DL1BIZ.

KYRGYZSTAN, EX. Valery, EX0V has been QRV using RTTY on 20 meters around 0000z. QSL via N6FF.

FRANCE, F. Jacques, F6HMJ and Andre, F6AOI will be active as TM3OR from Ile d'Or, IOTA EU-070, from June 13 to 15. QSL via F6HMJ.

OGASAWARA, JD1. To commemorate the islands' reversion to Japanese control, special event station JD1YAB is QRV on 80 to 2 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and SSTV. This includes activity on the AO-10 and UO-14 satellites. QSL via JA1MRM.

WAKE ISLAND, KH9. Chuck, KH9/N4BQW will be here for about 5 weeks. He has been QRV on 20 meters around 1200z. QSL via KB6NAN.

NORWAY, LA. Ulla, LA/DF6QP and Walter, LA/DL8JS are QRV active from the Lofoten and Vesteralen Islands, IOTA EU-076 and EU-033, respectively, until June 20. They are normally active on 20 meters during their evening hours. QSL via operators' instructions.

PAPUA NEW GUINEA, P2. P29KM has been QRV on 12 meters around 1020 to 1100z and 17 meters around 2100z.

TUVALU, T2. Mike, KM9D and Janet, KF4TUG are QRV as T21MY and T2YL, respectively, from Funafuti, IOTA OC-015. Activity is on all bands using CW and SSB. QSL both calls via OM2SA.

CANADA, VE. Nenad, VE3EXY will be active as CK2/VE3EXY/p from Orleans Island, IOTA NA-128, from June 13 to 15. He will use CW, SSB and mostly RTTY, with an entry on 20, 15 and 10 meters during the ANARTS RTTY contest. QSL to home call.

LAOS, XW. Champ, E21EIC, is QRV as XW1IC until June 27. He has been active on 6 meters around 1000 to 1700z. He has also been active on 20 meters using CW and SSB and 17 meters using RTTY. QSL to home call.

ASCENSION ISLAND, ZD8. ZD8DB has been QRV using RTTY on 15 meters around 1700 to 1800z and then around 2100z.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL June VHF QSO Party, Portugal Day Contest, ANARTS WW RTTY Contest, WW South America CW Contest and the Asia-Pacific SSB Sprint are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see June QST, page 95 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details. details.