ARRL DX Bulletin 023
June 10, 2004

DX Bulletin 23 ARLD023
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT June 10, 2004
To all radio amateurs

ARLD023 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by CT1BWW, CT1GFK, PS7AB, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, QRZ DX, 425DXnews, DXNL, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

NIGERIA, 5N. Mario, 5N6EAM/7 is usually QRV on 20 meters using SSB around 2000 to 2200z. QSL via IK2IQD.

BAHRAIN, A9. Mohamed, A92GR has been QRV on 20 meters between 2000 and 2030z. QSL direct.

TAIWAN, BV. Greg, KI8AF is QRV as BW2/KI8AF from Taipei for two months. He operates on Wednesdays and Thursdays only, generally from 1100 to 1300z. QSL to home call.

PORTUGAL, CT. Members of the Algarve DX Group are QRV as CS0RCL/p from Pessequeiro Island, IOTA EU-167, until June 13. Activity is on all bands using CW and SSB. QSL via bureau. Meanwhile, Joe, DL8HCZ will be active as CQ14HZE from June 12 to July 3 for the Football European Championship. Activity will be on all HF bands, plus 6 and 2 meters, using CW and SSB. QSL direct to home call.

CANARY ISLANDS, EA8. Look for Herman, EA8/ON4QX to be QRV from Gran Canaria, IOTA AF-004, from June 12 to 26, on all bands using mostly RTTY. QSL to home call.

ETHIOPIA, ET. Michal, ET3TK has been QRV using RTTY and some PSK on 30, 20, 17 and 15 meters, generally from 1100 to 2000z. QSL via OK1CU.

FRANCE, F. Club station F6KAT is QRV as TM7OAA until June 20 to celebrate the 70th anniversary since the French Air Forces were founded. Activity is on 160 meters to 70 cm. QSL via F6KAT.

MARQUESAS ISLANDS, FO. Gerard is QRV as FO/ON4AXU and has been active on 20 meters using CW around 0200 to 0400z. He has also been active using RTTY around 0130z. QSL to home call.

THAILAND, HS. Choon, E20HHK is QRV as E20HHK/p from Phuket Island, IOTA AS-053, until June 12. After this operation, he will use E20HHK/8 and E20HHK/9 from the mainland. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters using CW. QSL via E21EIC.

SVALBARD, JW. Manuel, JW/CT1BWW is QRV on 160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY, SSTV and PSK31 until June 14. QSL to home call.

DENMARK, OZ. Six German amateurs are QRV as OZ0MS from Bornholm Island, IOTA EU-030, until June 22. Activity is on 80 to 10 meters, including 6 and 2 meters and 70 and 23 cm, using CW and SSB. The group plans to be QRV as OZ/homecalls as they operate from all the lighthouses on the island. QSL all calls via DH8BQA.

BRAZIL, PY. ZX7AA and ZW7AA are QRV from Fortaleza Dos Reis Magos on all bands and modes until June 13. QSL via PS7KC.

SEYCHELLES, S7. Davide, IZ3EFL is QRV as S79DF. Look for him during his evening hours on 20 meters using SSB. He expects to remain here for quite some time. He might also operate from Aldabra, IOTA AF-025. QSL via IV3TDM.

GREECE, SV. To celebrate the 2004 Olympic Games, Greek radio amateurs are allowed to use the prefixes SX2004 or SY2004 until November 15.

CORSICA, TK. Amateurs DF6VU and DL9YBY are QRV as TK/DF6VU/p and TK/DL9YBY/p, respectively, until June 22. Activity is on all bands using SSB and RTTY. QSL to home calls.

NORFOLK ISLANDS, VK9N. Kirsti, VK9NL has been QRV on 17 meters around 2350 and 0015z. QSL via operator's instructions.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL June VHF QSO Party, ANARTS WW RTTY/Digital Contest, WW South America CW Contest and the NCCC CW Sprint are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see June QST, page 98 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.