DX-MB 1035 - 3/3/1997
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
translated into English by Bob, DL7VOA
(packet radio: DB0ERF.#THR.DEU.EU)
VP8 - ANTARCTICA Prabhu, VU2AXA/p, was QRV from the Maitri Base until March 4. Without any results he called for EU from 1600-1800 UTC on 14260 kHz. QSL via VU2DVC.
A35 - TONGA The announced DXpedition came on the air a little later. Ulmar, A35CE (DK1CE) via DL2GBT, Hilde, A35UF, via DL5UF and Bert, A35WA, via DF5WA.
KH4 - MIDWAY ISLAND Tom, AB5XZ, stated that astronaut Chuck Brady, N4BQW, is on Midway due to the shutdown of the marine base from Feb 27 until March 6. He can be expected on 20m (also in RTTY) and plans also to make a short trip to Kure Island (KH7K) which is situated about 50km away.
KH6 - HAWAII Al, NH7A, is QRV in the beginning and end of March during the contests. QSL via N2AU. The cards for AH7G will be mailed in March.
P2 - PAPUA NEW GUINEA P29ZH is QRV in the moment from OC-099. He is a missionary and QSLs go via Steven Hong, SIL Box 180, Ukarumpa Ehp 444,Papua New Guinea. Another station which is active from several islands is Tom, P20TL. His address: Tom, SIL Box 115, Ukarumpa Ehp 444, Papua New Guinea.
T33 - BANABA ISLAND Ron, ZL1AMO, shall go to Banaba Island in April.
ZK1 - SOUTH COOK The call of Willy, VE6JO, on the air from Rarotonga is ZK1JOO until March 10.
9G - GHANA Andy, G4ZVJ, is active as 9G5VJ from March 6-18. QSL via homecall.
TY - BENIN Arnold, TY1NI, was announced to be active for two weeks in March. QSL via PE1IVQ.
FS - ST. MARTIN During March FS5PL activates the special call FS9X from Tintamarre.
PY0 - ST. PETER & PAUL ROCKS Since the skipper planned to go fishing in another area the ZY0SG/ZY0SK DXpedition finished it's operation on February 14. Since they experienced many difficulties they logged more than 10.000 QSOs. (see also DX-NL 1029/1032)
VP2E - ANGUILLA Bob, G3PJT, is active as VP2EJT from March 6-12. QSL via homecall.
VP2V - BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS During the ARRL SSB Contest John, VP2V/KK9A, will be on the air from here. Outside of the contest he works also on 80m and 160m. QSL via WD9DZV.
XE - MEXICO Rick, NE8Z/XF3, stays on Cozumel Island till March 8 and works with the equipment of a local friend.
9M6 - EASTERN MALAYSIA Charlotte, KQ1F, and Paul, K1XM, will be QRV from Sabah as 9M6TCR and 9M6TPR starting by the mid of March. QSL via KQ1F.
A7 - QATAR Chris, A71CW, (QSL 100% via bureau) goes QRT by the end of March. Afterwards he will go to Oman, A4.
XV - VIETNAM Using a 20m vertical antenna Coly, 3W5FM, is calling for Europe on 1830 kHz daily during his sunrise (2300-2330 UTC).
DATE CALL DX-NL 16Mar-03Apr 3B8 (DL6UAA) 1033 Feb-Mar 8P 1030, 1031 07Mar-27Mar 8Q7BE/8Q7BV 1027 12Feb-04Mar 8Q7CR 1028 02Feb-08Mar 9G5BQ 1027 06Mar-18Mar 9G5VJ 1035 * mid of Mar 9M6TCR/9M6TPR 1035 * 19Apr-16Jun 9M8CC 1027 20Feb-10Mar A35 (DLs') 1033-1035 * 30Apr-07May BS7H 1034 -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 27Feb-06Mar KH4 (N4BQW) 1035 * Mar KH6 (NH7A) 1035 * 20Feb-04Mar P29VXX 1034 23Feb-08Mar PJ8A 1031 08Jan-30Mar PJ9JT 1027 -01Apr PZ5CJ 1032 18Mar-03Apr PZ5DX 1034 Mar TY1NI 1035 * 27Feb-04Mar V2 (team) 1033 Mar V31DX 1034 13Feb-Mar V47KP 1033 now V63KU 1033 06Mar-12Mar VP2EJT 1035 * beg of Mar VP2V/KK9A 1035 * -04Mar VU2AXA/p 1035 * 27Feb-04Mar VP9ID 1034 -08Mar NE8Z/XF3 1035 * 28Mar-14Apr XT2AW 1033 20Mar-27Mar ZF (NC8V) 1034 08Feb- ??? ZK1DI 1032 -10Mar ZK1JOO 1032, 1035 * 4Feb-13Mar ZL7ZB 1032 "NEW": 1035 *
160m 3W5FM 1830 1654 HP1XBH 1834 0308 via AD4WU J75T 1846 0336 via DL6LAU VP2V/K1DW 1831 0524 WP2Z 1831 0243 via KF2VB 80m 8P9JA 3795 0335 via K4MA 9Y4SF 3800 0252 HC1XL 3795 0246 J39JS 3787 0526 via bureau P29VXX 3507 1739 via DL7UFN VP5/KQ3V 3798 0409 XE3AJM 3504 0543 XT2DP 3799 2138 via WB2YQH ZF2EP 3787 0330 via W5AU ZL7ZB 3795 0630 via DJ4ZB 40m 8Q7AF 7060 1757 via I8RIZ CE0/JA7KX 7011 0430 Easter Island HP1XVH 7070 0512 via KF0UI KG4ML 7058 2351 via WB6VGI LZ0A 7009 0636 via LZ1KDP P29VXX 7007 1614 via DL7UFN PJ8/ND5S 7008 0327 via homecall V26NA 7060 2351 via KX9X ZL7ZB 7088 1834 via DJ4ZB 30m 3W5RS 10101 1521 9V1ZA 10103 1552 D68KS 10101 1734 via DL1DA FK8GJ 10101 0730 via CBA HP1BXI 10120 1836 via F6AJA V85HY 10101 1628 via bureau WL7VO 10103 0723 fb sigs ZK1DI 10104 0536 via DK1RV 20m A35UF 14256 0753 via DL5UF C21DJ 14243 0753 KH8/N5OLS 14194 0626 via N5JA S79DQW 14013 1719 via SM7DQW V73GT 14009 0703 via WF5T VQ9ZZ 14195 1404 via NS1L 17m 3B8CF 18071 1301 QSL direct 3DA0CA 18072 1249 via W4DR 5H3ES 18130 1314 via DF9SU C91CO 18076 1610 via W4DR FG5XJ 18072 1556 P29VXX 18072 0810 via DL7UFN V26DX 18141 1444 via KK3S VQ9VK 18075 1529 via AA1JO ZD9BV 18070 1503 via W4FRU 15m 8Q7EH 21013 0935 via AA9HD 9G1YR 21258 1038 via G4TXA FR5ZQ/J 21011 0859 J79T 21025 1610 12m PZ1AP 24896 1434 ZS6WB 24950 1052 10m HK3JJH 28441 1723
QSL arrived via buro: 3DA0MA (via DK8FS), 4S7BRG (via HB9BRM), CN19AVM, 9K5HN, 4S7/HB9AMO (1995), 7P8MA and 7P8FS (via DK8FS), A41LM,BV7FD, 9J2MT (via JP2BMM), 9M8AD (via DL3ABL), 9M8MH (via DL6MHW), CX5BBI, C33KC, 9K2HN, UA9MA/C91, K0SN/CY9, EY8/K4YT, FM5GS, FR/HB9CYV/P, H44MS, DH2JD/HI3, HI3/WA2VUY, J8/F5LGQ, OH0MB, S79CK, SU1CS, T70A, TZ6FIC, VR2KF, VU2BK (!), YI9CW (via DF3NZ), YJ0ABS, ZL7CW
QSL arrived directly: 3B8CF, BY0AA, EK6GC (sent on Feb 1 as registered air- mail with an IRC as return postage), ET3KV, JT1BR, TI4CF
TNX for information to 425 DXNEWS, 599 DX Report, Les Nouvelles DX, QRZ-DX, ARRL DX News, DL1SBF, DF1ZN, DJ2EV, DL6MHW, DL7VOA, DL9GOA, DXPRESS, OPDX.