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DX Bulletin 9 ARLD009
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT March 3, 2011
To all radio amateurs
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This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
CO8TW, KC2LSD, NC1L, The Daily DX, the OPDX Bulletin, DXNL, INDX,
Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web
sites. Thanks to all.
EAST MALAYSIA, 9M6. David, VO1AU is QRV as 9M6/VO1AU until March
15. He will participate in the ARRL SSB DX contest and the upcoming
BERU contest. QSL via VO1MX.
CUBA, CO. Juan, CO8TW will be QRV as a Single Op/Low Power/Single
Band entry on 20 meters in the ARRL SSB DX contest. QSL via HB9SVT.
SABLE ISLAND, CY0. Operators N0TG, K8LEE and N1SNB plan to be QRV
as home calls/CY0 from March 7 to 15. Activity will be on 160 to 6
meters using CW, SSB and RTTY with three stations active
simultaneously. QSL all calls via N0TG.
MARTINIQUE, FM. Dim, UT5UGR is QRV as FM/KL7WA until March 8. He
will be active as TO7A in the ARRL SSB DX contest. QSL to home
COLOMBIA, HK. Cody, KC2LSD is QRV as HK3/KC2LSD from Bogota until
March 17. Activity is on 40 to 10 meters using all modes. This
includes an entry in the ARRL SSB DX contest. QSL to home call.
HONDURAS, HR. Operators HQ2DMR, HQ2JCM and HR2DMR will be QRV as
HQ2W in the ARRL SSB DX contest as a Multi/Single entry. QSL via
ITALY, I. Special event station IO4UI is QRV until September 30 in
celebration of the 150th anniversary of the unification of Italy.
QSL via I4JEE.
ANTARCTICA. Lars, SM4TUV is QRV as 3Y8XSA from the Troll station on
Dronning Maud Land, IOTA AN-016, until the end of 2011. QSL to home
LUXEMBOURG, LX. Look for LX2A to be QRV as LX7I as a Single Op/All
Band entry in the ARRL SSB DX contest. QSL to home call.
ARUBA, P4. Andy, AE6Y will be QRV as P49Y in the ARRL SSB DX
contest. QSL to home call.
SINT MAARTEN, PJ7. Operators Massimo, I8NHJ and Pier, W1NA are QRV
as PJ7DX until March 7. Activity is on the HF bands using mostly
CW. They will also be active in the ARRL SSB DX contest. QSL
direct via I8NHJ.
SURINAME, PZ. Serge, RX3APM will be QRV as PZ5P in the ARRL SSB DX
contest. QSL via UA4LU.
TURKEY, TA. Hartwig, DL7BC will be QRV as TA7/DL7BC as a Single
Op/All/Band/Low Power entry in the ARRL SSB DX contest. QSL to home
ICELAND, TF. Siggi, TF3CW will be QRV as TF3W in the ARRL SSB DX
contest as a Single Op/Single Band on 20 meter entry. QSL via
COSTA RICA, TI. A group of operators are QRV as TI8M. Activity is
on all bands. In addition, they will be active in the ARRL SSB DX
contest. QSL via TI2KAC.
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA, V2. Bob, W4OWY and Mark, W9OP will be QRV as
V25WY and V25OP, respectively, from March 8 to 18. Activity is on
160 to 6 meters using CW, SSB and RTTY. QSL to home calls.
BELIZE, V3. Ken, N2ZN is QRV as V31AM until March 8. Activity is
mostly on the newer bands using CW and various digital modes. He
will also be active in the ARRL SSB DX contest. QSL to home call.
NAMIBIA, V5. Gert, ZS6AYU will be QRV as V5/ZS6AYU from March 6 to
16. Activity will be holiday style during his late afternoons and
early mornings on 30 to 15 meters using CW. QSL direct to home
ALBANIA, ZA. A group of operators will be QRV as ZA/I2GPT from
March 9 to 13. Activity will be on 40, 30, 20 and 17 meters using
CW and SSB. QSL via I2GPT.
NEW ZEALAND, ZL. John, 9M6XRO will be QRV as ZL/GD3OOK from Waiheke
Island, IOTA OC-201, from March 7 to 11. Activity will be on the HF
bands. QSL direct via M0URX.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The ARRL International SSB DX Contest,
Wake-Up. QRP CW Sprint, Open Ukraine RTTY Championship and DARC
10-Meter Digital Contest will certainly keep contesters busy this
weekend. The RSGB 80-Meter Club Data Championship is scheduled for
March 7. The ARS Spartan CW Sprint is scheduled for March 8. The
QRP CW Fox Hunt, AWA John Rollins Memorial DX CW Contest and the
CWops Mini-CWT Test are scheduled for March 9. Please see March
QST, page 86 and the ARRL and WA7BNM contest web sites for details.