ARRL DX Bulletin 027
July 3, 2003

DX Bulletin 27 ARLD027
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT July 3, 2003
To all radio amateurs

ARLD027 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, QRZ DX, 425DXnews, DXNL, WA7BNM, WB9CEJ and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

MALTA, 9H. Thomas, DL1ASA, will be active from Gozo Island (EU-023) from August 1 to 15, as 9H3TM. His activity will be on all HF bands on CW, SSB and RTTY. He will also participate in the WAE-CW Contest.

CHINA, B4. The People's Republic of China Headquarters Station BY1PK (operated by the JiangSu DX Club) will be active in the IARU HF World Championship as B4HQ. QSL via BA4RD, Ken Wang, P.O.BOX 538, Nanjing 210005, P.R. CHINA.

VIRGIN ISLANDS, VP2. Jeff, WB9CEJ, will be QRV as VP2V/WB9CEJ from Tortola, IOTA NA-023, from July 7 to 13. He will also be active as KP2/WB9CEJ from St. John and St. Thomas, IOTA NA-106, from July 14 to 19. Activity will be primarily on 20, 17 and 15 meters, using SSB and CW. QSL to home call.

BAHAMAS, C6. Look for Jimmy, W6JKV, to be active as C6/W6JKV until July 7. His activity over the past week has been on 6 meters at various times between 1000 and 1800z, usually looking for Europe, 50110 and 50125 kHz.

CORSICA, TK. Fred, F5OZK, will be active as TK/F5OZK between July 5 and 25. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters, including the newer bands. QSL via his home call sign, direct or via the bureau.

AZORES, CU2. Lars, SM3CVM, plans to sign CU2/SM3CVM/p from Sao Miguel (EU-003) until July 6. CW operation is planned on 80 to 10 meters. QSL via bureau.

BOTSWANA, A2. Joe, AA4NN, Aldo, IK2ANI, and Fabrizio, IN3ZNR, are signing A25NN, A25NI and A25FV, respectively, in CW and SSB until July 13. QSLs via home calls.

EAST KIRIBATI, T32. La Marr will be active as T32Z, using SSB, CW, and digital modes on HF and 6 meters for several weeks. QSL via K3PD.

MAURITANIA, 5T. DL8YHR will be active as 5T6M mostly on 6 meters until July 7. QSL via ON4ANT.

MAYOTTE, FH. Martrial, FH/F5SIE, will be QRV in CW only on 15, 17 and 40 meters until July 15. QSL via bureau.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The MI QRP July 4th CW Sprint, Venezuelan Independence Day Contest, DL DX RTTY Contest and the DARC 10 Meter Digital Corona are on tap for this weekend. Please see July QST, page 94 for details.