ARRL DX Bulletin 030
July 29, 2004

DX Bulletin 30 ARLD030
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT July 29, 2004
To all radio amateurs

ARLD030 DX news

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

UGANDA, 5X. Jay, K4ZLE will be QRV as 5X2A from August 3 to 21. He plans to be active on the lower HF bands using mostly CW. There may be some PSK31 activity as well. QSL to home call.

CROATIA, 9A. Laci, HA0HW and Tomi, HA4DX will be QRV as 9A/homecalls from Silo, Krk Island, IOTA EU-136, from August 2 to 12. They are here on holiday, so their activity may be limited. They plan to be active on al HF bands using CW, SSB, RTTY and PSK31. QSL to home calls.

TONGA, A3. Chris, A35DX has been QRV on 20 meters using SSB from around 0400 to 0700z. QSL via EB2AYV.

BAHRAIN, A9. Mohamed, A92GR has been QRV on 17 meters using SSB around 1700z. QSL direct.

CHILE, CE. Bob, XQ6ET is QRV on 160 meters around 1100z during the winter months. QSL via operator's instructions.

ESTONIA, ES. Oskar, ES7NY will be QRV as ES7NY/2 from Naissaar Island, IOTA EU-149, for about two months. QSL to home call.

REUNION ISLAND, FR. Joseph, FR5HA has been QRV using PSK31 on 20 meters around 0400z and then around 1200z. QSL via operator's instructions.

SOUTH SHETLANDS. HF0QF has been QRV on 20 meters using SSB around 2100z. QSL via SP7IWA.

LEBANON, OD. Francis, OD5PL has been QRV using CW on 15 meters around 1300z. QSL via HB9CRV.

CRETE, SV9. Rolf, DL6ZFG is QRV as SV9/DL6ZFG/p until August 8. After August 1 he may use the special Olympic callsign J42004ZFG. Activity is mainly on 20 meters using SSB and some RTTY. QSL to home call.

GUATEMALA, TG. Frank, TG9ANF has been QRV using RTTY on 20 meters after 0200z. QSL to home call.

BRUNEI, V8. V8FDX has been QRV on 30 meters from around 1300 to 1700z. QSL via JM1LJS.

AFGHANISTAN, YA. Henry, F6EAY is currently QRV as T6RF while in Kabul. He has been active using mostly PSK31. QSL to F6ITD.

SERBIA AND MONTENEGRO, YU. To mark the first commercial Marconi contact made between Bari, Italy and Bar, Montenegro on August 3, 1904, amateurs in Montenegro may add the number 100 to their callsigns through August. Look for commemorative station 4N6100BB to be QRV during this time. QSL via operators' instructions.

AVES ISLAND, YV0. In celebration of its 70th anniversary, members of the Radio Club Venezolano and other amateurs will soon be QRV as YV0D until August 8. Activity will be on 160 to 10 meters, including the 30, 17, 12, 6 and 2 meters, and 70 cm, using CW, SSB, RTTY, SSTV, PSK31, FM, EME and satellites. QSL via KB6NAN.

PARAGUAY, ZP. Doug, ZP6CW is often QRV on 160 meters during his sunrise. QSL via ZP6CU.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The RSGB RoPoCo Contest and the SARL HF Phone Contest are all scheduled for this weekend. Please see August QST, page 94, and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.