ARRL DX Bulletin 025
June 19, 2003

DX Bulletin 25 ARLD025
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT June 19, 2003
To all radio amateurs

ARLD025 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by N8PR, the OPDX Bulletin, QRZ DX, The Daily DX, 425DXnews, DXNL, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

RODRIGUES ISLAND, 3B. Robert, 3B9FR has been QRV using CW on 12 meters around 1100z, 17 meters around 1200z and 20 meters around 1730z. QSL to home call.

CROATIA, 9A. Bill, ON5JE will be QRV as 9A/ON5JE from Hvar Island, IOTA EU-016, on June 21 to 29, and then from Rab Island, IOTA EU-136, until July 17. QSL to home call.

BAHAMAS, C6. Peter, N8PR will be QRV as C6AHR from Andros Island, IOTA NA-011, from June 21 to 23. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters, including the newer bands, using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

PORTUGAL, CT. Look for CT1GFK/p, CT1GPQ/p and CT2IHP/p to be QRV from Culatra Island, IOTA EU-145, from June 20 to 22. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters, and possibly the newer bands, using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL to home calls.

GERMANY, DA. DL7UXG and DL1RTW are QRV from Pellworm Island, IOTA EU-042, from June 20 to 22. This operation counts for GLHA-040 towards the German Lighthouses Award. QSL to home calls.

LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0. Klaus, DL7NS will be QRV as HB0/DL7NS from June 23 to 27. Activity is CW only on the newer bands. QSL via bureau. Meanwhile, a number of members from the Hungarian Pannon DX Club and the PVR Klub Puspokladany will be QRV as HB0/homecalls/p from June 22 to 27. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters, including the newer bands, using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL to home calls.

ITALY, I. Antonello, IK2DUW is QRV as ID9/IK2DUW from Filicudi Island, IOTA EU-017, until June 23. QSL to home call.

WAKE ISLAND, KH9. Chuck, N4BQW/KH9 is here until mid July. Of late, he has been QRV on 40 and 20 meters during his spare time. QSL via KB6NAN.

BANGLADESH, S2. Bazlu, S21BR has been active on 20 meters around 1200z. QSL to home call.

SOMALIA, T5. Baldur, DJ6SI is QRV as T5X from Mogadishu. He is here for about a week. Activity is on 160 to 10 meters using mostly CW. QSL to home call.

TURKEY, TA. Look for TA1E, HB9DUR, IK2AQZ, IW2HUZ and SM0JHF to be QRV as YM0KA from AS-099 from June 20 to 25. They are active on all HF bands, including 6 and 2 meters. QSL via operators' instructions.

EUROPEAN RUSSIA, UA. Amateurs RN3QO, UA3QJJ, RA3OU, RW3QC, RW3QNZ, RW3GW and RU3GN are active as UE3QFF until June 22 from the Natural Reserve of Khopersky. QSL via RN3QO.

AFGHANISTAN, YA. Dan, JA1PBV is QRV as YA1BV from Kabul. Hiro, JA1CQT is QRV as YA1CQ and Sada, JR3EDE is QRV from club station YA1JA. Activity is limited to their work schedules. Their licenses are temporary and good until June 30. QSL via operators' instructions.

INDONESIA, YB. YE9R is QRV from Rote Island, IOTA OC-214, for about two weeks. QSL via YC9BU.

IRAQ, YI. Arik, YI/EK6DO has been QRV on 20 meters around 0300z. QSL via K6EID.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. Kid's Day Contest, All-Asian DX CW Contest, SMIRK Contest, His Majesty King of Spain SSB Contest, AGCW VHF/UHF Contest and the West Virginia QSO Party are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see June QST, page 95 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.