DX-MB 1034 - 24/2/1997
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
translated into English by Bob, DL7VOA
(packet radio: DB0ERF.#THR.DEU.EU)
P2 - PAPUA NEW GUINEA After their activity as S21XX Joerg, DL8WPX, and Dietmar, DL3DXX, are now active as P29VXX since February 20. QSL for P29VXX goes via DL7UFN (also for SWLs). Cards ought to be mailed in May.
3Y - BOUVET ISLAND The DXpedition to Bouvet Island organized by ZS1FJ, WA4JQS and others shall leave from Cape Town on Jan 5, 1998. They plan to put Bouvet on the air for at least 12 days in January 1998.
FR - REUNION FR/IK2GNW will be QRV especially on 80m/160m from March 15-20.
J5 - GUINEA BISSAU J52DW is expected for March 24-30. QSL via LX2DW.
C6 - BAHAMAS Andrea, DL3ABL, and Michael, DL6MHW, are announced as C6A/homecall (during the WPX Contest possibly with a shorter call) from March 24 until April 4. QSL to DL3ABL via bureau or direct: Andrea Diekmann, Bruno-Taut-Ring 56, D-39130 Magdeburg, Germany.
FS - ST. MARTIN EA3NY is active as FS5PL before and during the ARRL SSB Contest. FS/EA3NY via homecall, FS5PL via N0JT (ex KF0UI).
PZ - SURINAME PZ5DX will be QRV from March 18 till April 3 (also in WPX Contest). QSL via K3BYV.
V3 - BELIZE W2NA, KI6IM and WA9L will be participating in the ARRL SSB Contest as V31DX. QSL via AA6BB.
VP9 - BERMUDA Jeff, ex N2MZH, is on the air as AJ2U/VP9 from February 27 until March 4. During the ARRL SSB Test he will sign VP9ID. QSL via N2KJM.
ZF - CAYMAN ISLANDS John, NC8V, will be active from Little Cayman from March 20-27. - W5AU,K5RV, W5FYZ, N5EPU and N5XIQ are QRV from Feb 27 till March 4. During the ARRL SSB Contest they will sign ZF2FT and outside of the test they will work also in CW. QSL via K5RV.
9N - NEPAL Rich, 9N1RHM, is QRV in CW and RTTY on the HF bands. QSL via KV5V.
BS7H - SCARBOROUGH REEF Led by BZ1OK and JA1BK a DXpedition signing BS7H shall be QRV for one week starting on April 30. The main goal of the DXpedition is to provide a new one to as many stations as possible (including e.g. the US eastcoast). The second goal are bandpoints from 160-6m. QSL via JA1BK.
BV9P - PRATAS ISLAND Joe, BV/N0IAT, states that due to political reasons there will be no DXpedition at least in the first half of 1997.
HS - THAILAND HS0/IK4MRH, I4LCK, E21AOY/8 and HS1ASN will be on the air with two stations signing from Teruato from March 14-22. QSL via I4LCK, Franco Armenghi, Via Jussi 9, I-40068 San Lazzaro di Savena-BO.
JA - JAPAN 8J0WCN/0 and 8J0OGN are special event stations. QSLs will be sent automatically via bureau and the operators DO NOT want any QSLs. Contrary to that 7J-calls are individual licences for foreigners.
S2 - BANGLADESH S21XX was active with good signals and a fine operating technique until February 18. QSL to DL3NEO via bureau or to: Hannes Schmidt, Komotauer Str 28b, D-91207 Lauf, Germany. The cards will be printed and mailed after his return in May 1997.
DATE CALL DX-NL 16Mar-03Apr 3B8 (DL6UAA) 1033 20Feb-01Mar 3B8/IK2GNW 1032 mid of Feb 6Y4A 1032 Feb-Mar 7Q7KH 1028 Feb-Mar 8P 1030, 1031 07Mar-27Mar 8Q7BE/8Q7BV 1027 12Feb-04Mar 8Q7CR 1028 02Feb-08Mar 9G5BQ 1027 19Apr-16Jun 9M8CC 1027 20Feb- A35 (DL's) 1033, 1034 * 30Apr-07May BS7H 1034 * 21Feb-27Feb C91CO 1033 -20May C6AGN 1033 24Mar-04Apr C6A/ (DL's) 1034 * 26Feb-05Mar D4 (F5OGL) 1033 15Mar-20Mar FR/IK2GNW 1034 * Feb-2Mar FS5PL 1034 * now MU0ASP 1033 05Feb-Mar H44MS 1026, 1029 11Feb-07Mar HP7/F5PAC 1028 14Mar-22Mar HS9AL 1034 * 24Mar-30Mar J52DW 1034 * 12Feb-03Mar J75T 1029 -23Apr JG8NQJ/JD1 1033 11Feb-27Feb KG4ML 1031 20Feb-04Mar P29VXX 1034 * 23Feb-08Mar PJ8A 1031 08Jan-30Mar PJ9JT 1027 25Jan-Mar ZY0SK/ZY0SG 1029, 1032 -01Apr PZ5CJ 1032 18Mar-03Apr PZ5DX 1034 * 17Feb-28Feb S79DQW 1033 01Feb-20Feb V2/DL2SDS 1030 27Feb-4Mar V2 (team) 1033 Mar V31DX 1034 * 13Feb-Mar V47KP 1033 now V63KU 1033 27Feb-04Mar VP9ID 1034 * -26Feb XT2AR 1033 28Mar-14Apr XT2AW 1033 20Mar-27Mar ZF (NC8V) 1034 * 27Feb-04Mar ZF2FT 1034 * 08Feb- ??? ZK1DI 1032 04Feb-13Mar ZL7ZB 1032 "NEW": 1034 *
160m 3W5FM 1830 1654 P29VXX 1810 1930 via DL7UFN P49V 1832 0402 via AI6V PJ9JT 1828 0133 via W1AX V26CW 1831 0409 via NM9H V47KP 1829 0250 via K2SB V5/ZS6YG 1824 2202 via KY0A VQ9QM 1824 2236 via W4QM ZD8Z 1832 0528 via VE3HO 80m D68KS 3502 1918 via DL1DA H44MS 3799 1650 via DL2GAC P29VXX 3506 2014 via DL7UFN VR2KF 3506 1919 ZL7ZB 3800 1719 via DJ4ZB 40m C91CO 7015 0424 via W4DR D68KS 7003 1808 via DL1DA FG5HR 7066 2242 via F6BUM K9AW/KH2 7014 2028 P29VXX 7006 2008 via DL7UFN V26CW 7002 0017 via NM9H ZK1DI 7004 0609 via DK1RV 30m C91CO 10101 1856 via W4DR CP4BT 10103 2225 via DL9OT D68KS 10103 1742 via DL1DA J75T 10101 2105 via DL6LAU JQ1NGT/JD1 10108 0708 KR8V/C6A 10105 2203 P29VXX 10104 2059 via DL7UFN PY0FF 10105 2035 via W9VA VP8CTR 10101 2252 via UX1KA 20m 3V8BB 14011 1100 via OM3CGN 8P9JF 14025 1151 via bureau C27BS 14265 1054 FP5AC/P 14184 1711 KH0CE 14225 1028 V63KU 14187 0806 via JA6NL V73GT 14027 0720 via WF5T VQ9UO 14257 1922 via W3FUO XE2MX 14014 1916 via K6VNX 17m 3B8FG 18090 1338 3Y2GV 18090 0955 via LA2GV 9M2TO 18070 1118 via JA0DMV D68KS 18071 1419 via DL1DA HK3AO 18149 1646 OK1DOR/BY1BJ 18077 1054 PJ2MI 18115 1218 via K2PEQ 15m 8Q7CR 21320 1020 via DF5JR 9J2SZ 21005 1216 via SP8DIP C91BL 21222 1555 FM5GS 21305 1506 via F6GNG HS1RU 21220 0914 via JG3AVS J75T 21260 1656 via DL6LAU KH0AC 21240 1000 S01M 21215 1048 via EA7EL TL8PH 21312 1306 PB7, Alindao 12m 7X0AD 24950 1019 via EA4URE D68KS 24896 1206 via DL1DA ZS6/G3SGQ 24897 1252 10m TM1C 28500 1116 Contest
PIRATES: 9X5HG, KG4AA, KG4US
After his island hopping through the Caribbean JA2EZD now moves from Japan to Laos. QSLs for his activities as FG/JE2YRD, FM/JE2YRD, FS/JE2YRD, V26HY, VP2EZD,VP2MEZ and VP5/JE2YRD should be sent DIRECT ONLY to his new address: XW2A, Hiro Yonezuka, Box 2659, Vientiane, Laos.
N5FTR, Buzz, has the QSLs of ZD7JP, OA4DHW, V31ML, A41KJ and V31SD. He has also the logs of 9M8BT, 9M8FH, 9M8LL, 9M8YL, Z21BA, ZD8KFC, V31BR, V47LDX, PJ0/KB5DZP and J87CQ. In the future Buzz will send all outgoing QSLs to the bureau only once a year (next in January 1998). In any other case he asks for a SAE with return postage.
QSLs arrived via buro: 7Z5OO (via W1AF), CT3FT, OH0MB (via OH1VR)
QSLs arrived directly: KG4GC (via WT4K), V63CT (via HL1IWD)
Due to health problems N2AU, editor of "INSIDE DX", decided that bulletin no. 401 will be his last bulletin. Arthur we will miss your information.
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