ARRL DX Bulletin 020
May 20, 2004

DX Bulletin 20 ARLD020
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT May 20, 2004
To all radio amateurs

ARLD020 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by F6AJA, HA0HW, UT5RP, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, 425DXnews, DXNL, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

ALGERIA, 7X. Mohamed, 7X4AN has been QRV on 20 meters between 0430 to 0530. QSL direct.

SINGAPORE, 9V. Bob, 9V1GO is usually QRV using CW on 160 meters around 2200z. QSL via OK1DOT.

PAKISTAN, AP. Ijaz, AP2IA is generally QRV on 17 meters using CW around 1300 to 1400z. QSL direct.

ANGOLA, D2. Joao, D2U has been QRV using PSK31 on 20 meters around 2100z. QSL via EA7JX.

SPAIN, EA. Special event call AO0FL will be active from May 21 to 30 to celebrate the wedding of Prince Felipe and Dona Letizia Ortiz. QSL via EA4RCU.

CANARY ISLANDS, EA8. Brian, GM4XQJ is QRV as EA8/GM4XQJ/p from Fuerteventura Island, IOTA AF-004, until May 25. Activity is on 40 and 20 meters using CW. QSL to home call.

ESTONIA, ES. Vello, ES1QD will be QRV as ES0QD during the Baltic Contest. QSL to home call.

DOMINICA, J7. Seth, SM0XBI and Leif, SM0FWW are QRV as J79XBI and J79FWW, respectively, until May 28. Activity is on all bands, using CW and SSB, and possibly RTTY and PSK. QSL to home calls.

JORDAN, JY. Miro, JY8MZ has been QRV on 20 meters SSB between 0500 and 1000z. QSL via S51GL.

MARKET REEF, OJ0. Seppo, OH1VR will be QRV as OJ0VR from May 24 to 27. Activity will be on all HF bands, including 6 meters, using CW and SSB. QSL to home call.

ARUBA, P4. Tony, N2KI is QRV as P40KI until May 26. He plans to operate mainly SSB and RTTY on as many bands as possible. QSL to home call.

GREECE, SV. Look for HA4DX, HA0HW and HA4XG to be QRV as J48DX, J48HW and J48XG, respectively, from Thassos, IOTA EU-174, from May 21 to 27. QSL via home calls.

DODECANESE, SV5. Goran, SM0CMH will be active as SV5/SM8C from Kalymnos, IOTA EU-001, from May 22 to June 5. He will operate using CW on 80 to 10 meters, and possibly on 160 meters as well. QSL to home call.

CRETE, SV9. Ben, OZ5AAH will be QRV as SV9/OZ5IPA from Rethymnon to activate a new country for the police awards program. QSL to home call.

COTE D'IVOIRE, TU. Gianni, IN3ASW and Franco, IN3DYG are QRV as TU2WL from Aboisso until June 1. They are active using SSB and possibly RTTY and PSK31. QSL via IN3ASW.

UKRAINE, UR. Special call EO60FO is active until August 27 to celebrate the liberation of Odessa City and the surrounding 26 regions. Activity is on all bands and modes. QSL via bureau.

IRAQ, YI. James, KC4MC is on a 6-month deployment and will be QRV as YI9MC as time permits. QSL via N2OO.

ROMANIA, YO. Jean Michel, F6AJA will be QRV as YO/F6AJA during his free time from May 24 to 30 from YO8FZ's QTH in Suceava. QSL to home call.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The RSGB 80 Meter Club CW Championship, 2 GHz and Up Contest, VK/Trans-Tasman 80 Meter Phone Contest, The EU PSK DX Contest and The Baltic Contest are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see May QST, page 99 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.