ARRL DX Bulletin 012
March 25, 2004

DX Bulletin 12 ARLD012
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT March 25, 2004
To all radio amateurs

ARLD012 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.

FIJI, 3D2. Brian, N6IZ will be active as 3D2IZ from Namotu Island, IOTA OC-121, from March 28 to April 3. His activity is limited, but he may be QRV on 80 to 10 meters, including 30 meters, using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

SAMOA, 5W. Udo, DL9HCU is QRV as 5W1VE and has been active on 20 meters around 0800 to 0900z. QSL to home call.

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A6. Gene, N2AA and Dave, K2GM will be QRV as A61AJ during the CQ WPX contest. Before and after the contest, they will be QRV on all bands, including 160 meters. North and South American stations QSL via K2UO. All others QSL via DJ2MX.

CHINA, BY. Pertti, OH2PM will be QRV as BY1DX during the CQ WPX contest. He is also active using CW until March 26. QSL via operator's instructions.

GERMANY, DA. A number of German operators will be QRV as DA0WPX during the CQ WPX contest. They plan to be a Multi Op/All Band operation. QSL via the bureau.

CANARY ISLANDS, EA8. Pekka, OH1RY and Olli, OH0XX will be QRV as AN8AH and ED8ZS, on 40 meters and 15 meters, respectively, during the CQ WPX contest. QSL via operators' instructions.

GUADELOUPE, FG. FG/F6GWV and FG/F6HMQ are QRV until April 2. They will be active as TO7T during the CQ WPX contest. QSL contest call via F6HMQ and all others to home calls.

FRENCH GUIANA, FY. Didier, FY5FY will be QRV in the CQ WPX contest as Single Op/All Band/High Power entry. He may also be QRV on 160 meters. QSL direct to home call.

ITALY, I. IZ1CCE, I1RB, IK1MJG, IK1QLD, IZ1CQY, IK1ZNN, IZ1ESH and others plan to be QRV as II1D in the CQ WPX contest. Activity will be on 80 to 10 meters. QSL via IZ1CCE.

JAPAN, JA. Samy, JR8KJR is QRV as JR8KJR/8 from Rishiri Island, IOTA AS-147, until March 31. He is active on 80 to 15 meters using SSB. QSL direct to home call.

LUXEMBOURG, LX. Philippe, LX2AJ will be QRV as LX7I in the CQ WPX contest as Single Op/Single Band entry. QSL to home call.

ARUBA, P4. Andy, AE6Y will be QRV as P40Y until March 30. This includes an entry in the CQ WPX contest. QSL to home call.

WESTERN SAHARA, S0. Karl, DK2WV is QRV as S07V and will be here for about 9 days. Activity is on all bands using CW, SSB and RTTY. This includes 6 meters. QSL to home call.

POLAND, SP. Krzysztol, SP6DVP will be QRV using the special call 3Z6V in the CQ WPX contest. QSL to home call.

WEST KIRIBATI, T30. Dave, K3LP will be QRV as T30DC as a Single Op/Low Power entry in the CQ WPX contest. QSL via K5KV.

TRISTAN DA CUNHA AND GOUGH ISLAND, ZD9. Andy, ZD9BV has been QRV on 12 meters around 1800z. QSL direct to home call.

SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, ZK1. Victor, ZK1CG will participate in the CQ WPX contest as an All Band entry. QSL direct to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The CQ World Wide WPX SSB Contest, Oklahoma QSO Party, EU EME Contest, Spring Break RTTY Sprint and the UBA 2-Meter Spring Contest will keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see March QST, page 100 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.