ARRL DX Bulletin 036
September 9, 2004

DX Bulletin 36 ARLD036
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT September 9, 2004
To all radio amateurs

ARLD036 DX news

This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by IN3VZE, NN9K, the OPDX Bulletin, The Daily DX, 425DXnews, DXNL, WA7BNM and Contest Corral from QST. Thanks to all.

MALAWI, 7Q. Ely, IN3VZE and Renato, IN3BHR are QRV as 7Q7CE and 7Q7RB, respectively, from the southwest shore of Lake Malawi, until September 23. Activity is on all bands using SSB. QSL to home calls.

KUWAIT, 9K. Hamad, 9K2HN, Faisal, 9K2RR and Yasser, 9K2YM will be QRV as 9K2HN in the Worked All Europe contest as a Multi/Single entry. QSL via bureau.

ANDORRA, C3. Archie, C31BO has been QRV using RTTY on 20 meters from around 2130 to 2230z and then 40 meter CW around 2010z. QSL direct.

BALEARIC ISLANDS, EA6. Christian, DL6KAC is QRV as EA6/DL6KAC from Mallorca, IOTA EU-004, until September 28. QSL to home call.

NEW CALEDONIA, FK. Mike, KM9D and Jan, KF4TUG are QRV as FK/homecalls from the D'Entrecasteaux Reefs, IOTA OC-058, until September 14. QSL both calls via OM2SA.

ST. PIERRE AND MIQUELON, FP. Pete, NN9K is QRV as FP/NN9K from Miquelon until September 18. Activity will be mostly on 30 meters, and possibly the other bands as well. QSL to home call.

SAUDI ARABIA, HZ. Ahmed, HZ1AN is QRV each Friday on 20 meters SSB from around 0400 to 0700z. QSL Via DJ9ZB.

ANTARCTICA. Obi, JA0WJN is QRV as 8J1RF from Dome Fuji Base until November. QSL to home call.

MONGOLIA, JT. Look for JT100M to be QRV until September 13 during the Mongolian leg of the Altay-Himalaya Transasian Off-Road expedition. QSL via UA9OBA.

WAKE ISLAND, KH9. Terry is QRV as K7ASU/KH9 and has been active on 20 meters PSK31 around 0700z. QSL to home call.

MALYJ VYSOTSKIJ ISLAND, R1MV. The R1MVI operation should be active from September 10 to 12. QSL via RA3AMG.

CRETE, SV9. Phil, G4OBK is QRV as J42004Q from Akrotiri, IOTA EU-015, until September 15. After which, he will be QRV as SV9/G4OBK. Activity is on 30 to 10 meters, using CW, RTTY and possibly SSB. QSL to home call.

CHAD, TT. Robert, TT8KR has been QRV on 17 meters around 1700z. QSL via K2PF.

MALI, TZ. Michael, PA5M is now QRV as TZ6M until September 16. QSL via PA7FM.

EUROPEAN RUSSIA, UA. Special station UE0LPR is QRV until September 23 for the "Pak Rim Challenger 2004" sailing regatta. QSL via UA0LQJ.

SOUTH GEORGIA ISLAND. One of the British Antarctic Survey Base of Bird Island staff is QRV as VP8SGB. He generally operates SSB only, usually on 20 meters. QSL via GM0HCQ.

CAMBODIA, XU. Wim, ON6TZ plans to be QRV as XU7TZG from Sihanoukville from September 11 to 28. Look for activity on 40, 20 and 15 meters. QSL via ON4AJV.

ASCENSION ISLAND, ZD8. Ian, G8WVW is QRV as ZD8I until June 2006. He hopes to be active on 80 to 6 meters using SSB. QSL via G4LTI.

THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL September VHF Contest, The North American CW Sprint, YLRL Howdy Days, Worked All Europe DX Contest, ARCI End of Summer PSK31 Sprint, Second-Class Operators Club (SOC) Marathon Sprint, Tennessee QSO Party and the Swiss HTC QRP Sprint will certainly keep contesters busy this weekend. Please see September QST, page 97, and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest websites for details.