ARRL DX Bulletin 037
September 11, 2003

DX Bulletin 37 ARLD037
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 11, 2003
To all radio amateurs

ARLD037 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by NC1L, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, QRZ DX, 425DXnews, DXNL, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

NIGERIA, 5N. Vladi is QRV as 5N0EVR and has been active on satellite AO-40. QSL via LZ3XV.

MALAWI, 7Q. Bill, KC4D will be QRV as 7Q7WW from September 14 to October 4. This is a missionary trip, so his operating time may be limited. QSL to home call.

GHANA, 9G. Alan, G3XAQ will be QRV as 9G5XA from Accra from September 13 to 21. He will be installing an antenna for the newer bands at the Technical College club station so he may be active primarily on these bands. QSL to home call.

BHUTAN, A5. Pema, A51PR has been QRV on 15 meters SSB around 1000z.

MADEIRA ISLANDS, CT3. Look for special event station CS9C to be QRV from September 20 to 27 from the Christopher Columbus Museum house on Porto Santo Island, IOTA AF-014. QSL via CT3MD.

SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS. D88S is QRV until November 30. QSL via DS4CNB.

TAJIKISTAN, EY. Nodir, EY8MM has been QRV on 30 meters around 0100z. QSL via K1BV.

SARDINIA, IS0. Geza, HA4XG will be QRV as IS0/HA4XG/p on Cugnana Verde from September 13 to 20 and then from Tortoli from September 20 to 27. He is on vacation with his wife, so activity will be in the early morning and late hours. He will be active on the newer bands, and possibly 40 to 10 meters using mostly CW. QSL direct.

DJIBOUTI, J2. Rene, J20RM has been QRV on 17 meters CW around 1500z. QSL via DL2JRM.

JAPAN, JA. Look for JE7CWH/0 and JQ1SUO/0 to be QRV from Awa-shima, IOTA AS-117, September 13 and 14. Activity will be on 40 to 10 meters, including 17 and 12 meters, using CW and SSB. QSL via bureau.

SVALBARD, JW. Jurgen, DJ3KR is QRV as JW/DJ3KR from Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen, IOTA EU-026, until September 15. Activity is on 30, 17 and 12 meters CW. QSL to home call.

NETHERLAND ANTILLES, PJ2. Geoff, W0CG is active as PJ2DX from Signal Hill, Curacao, IOTA SA-006, until September 18. His activity is limited since this is a working trip. He is expected to participate in the WAE DX SSB contest. QSL via N9AG.

SEYCHELLES, S7. Look for G4IRN to be QRV as S79IRN from September 13 to 16. QSL to home call.

MARSHALL ISLANDS, V7. Bruce, AC4G is QRV as V73CW from Kwajalein, IOTA OC-028, until September 13. QSL to home call.

ROMANIA, YO. Alex, YO9HP will be QRV as YR9P in the WAE DX SSB contest. QSL direct.

The following operations are approved for DXCC credit: YI/9Y4RD, YI/4L4FN, YI/SM4UZM, YI/SM3VRO, YI/SM0URK, YI/SM5WTI, YI/SM5VOH and YI3DX.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL September VHF QSO Party, The Worked All Europe SSB Contest, Second Class Operators Club (SOC) Marathon, YLRL Howdy Days, The Louisiana and Tennessee QSO Parties, North American SSB Sprint, 3rd Annual FISTS Coast to Coast Contest and the QRP ARCI End of Summer PSK31 Sprint will certainly keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see September QST, page 105 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.