ARRL DX Bulletin 027
July 8, 2004

DX Bulletin 27 ARLD027
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT July 8, 2004
To all radio amateurs

ARLD027 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by P43P, The OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, 425DXnews, DXNL, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

AFGHANISTAN, YA. Daniel, DL5SE, is signing YA0Y with 100 watts and a groundplane from Kabul until September. QSL via DL5SE.

CROATIA, 9A. Franz, DL3PS and Zik, DL/VE3ZIK (4N1DX) will be active from Bilice through July 31 as 9A/DL3PS and 9A/VE3ZIK, respectively. Look for them on 40 through 6 meters. QSL via DL3PS, bureau is OK.

URUGUAY, CX. Look for the official station of the Radio Club Uruguayo (RCU), CX1AA, to be in the IARU HF World Championship Contest. Activity will be on all bands. QSL via P.O. Box 37, 11000 Montevideo, URUGUAY or via the Bureau.

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, HI9. Ralph, DL9MWG, will be active as HI9/DL9MWG from July 28 to August 16. Activity will be mostly CW on all HF bands. QSL via the bureau.

ARUBA, P4. Look for P40HQ to be active in the IARU Contest, using all bands and modes. QSL via Mario, I2MQP.

ALAND ISLANDS, OH0. OH0/DC7VS, OH0/DC7ER and OH0/DL7NJ will be QRV using SSB, CW, SSTV and PSK31 from July 10 to 24. QSLs via home calls.

EL SALVADOR, YS. Rick, N1RL/YS, will be QRV mostly in CW on 20 or 17 meters during his spare time until July 11 if conditions are suitable. He is also interested in FM satellite operations and the new echo satellites.

ASIATIC RUSSIA, UA9. UA9JRN, UA9JPB, RW9JT and RX3BP will depart for their four day trip to the island Obskoj Guby on July 12 or 13. They will be QRV as home calls/mm on their way and hope to hit the airwaves for 3 or 4 days on July 16.

FIJI, 3D2. Norm, W1BYH, will be active as 3D2BY from Viti Levu using CW, SSB, RTTY, and PSK on 40 through 10 meters from July 5 to 14. QSL via e-QSL or to W1BYH.

HONDURAS, HR. Mark, HR1/W4CK, will be QRV from Tegucigalpa using CW and on the WARC bands until July 15.

ST. MAARTEN, PJ5. Mario, K2ZD, and Jim, K4BI, are QRV as PJ7M, especially on 6 meter Sporadic E until July 12. QSL via K2ZD.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The IARU HF World Championship, FISTS Summer Sprint, CW, QRP ARCI Summer Homebrew Sprint, CW, and the UK DX Contest, RTTY are all on tap for this weekend. Please see page 98 in the July 2004 issue of QST for more details.