DX-NL 1090 - April 6, 1998
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
translated into English by Bob, DL7VOA
3D2R - ROTUMA ISLAND 3D2CB/R (Ok1CF) and 3D2WC/R (OK1DWC) are active for about one week starting on Apr 4. The other team members are already on their way back home. QSL via OKDXF.
9M6 - EASTERN MALAYSIA Hans, DF5UG, is momentarily active as 9M6QQ. On April 4 he was announced to be active from AS-051 (Spratly Isl.) using this call. QSL via DF5UG.
A3 - TONGA Paul, A35RK, on OC-169 has now a vertical antenna for 30-80m. QSL ONLY via W7TSQ.
FW - WALLIS / YJ - VANUATU Dick, DJ2EH, is on the air from OC-045 signing FW2EH in CW/SSB/RTTY on 10-160m until Apr 9. His XYL Ann, DL8NBH, was spotted as FW2NBH. Afterwards Dick will be QRV from Vanuatu signing YJ0ADJ for 1 week. QSL via DJ2EH.
H40 - TEMOTU ISLAND Jim, VK9NS, is QRV as H40AB from OC-065 since April 1st. H40AA will be QRV from OC-100 for two more weeks. The H40AA crew has logged some 35.000 QSOs as of April 6. Some of the operators have been replaced by others now. QSL for H40AA via OH2BN. Their homepage is: http://www.iglou.com/n4gn/h40aa/.
3B7 - ST BRANDON Urs, HB9ABO, announces a major DXpedition to St. Brandon (AF-015) for May 6-17. Organized by the USKA clubstation HB9RF the team led by HB9JAI consists of 3B8CF, 4X1DF/A, K5KG, HB9ABO, HB9ADP, HB9AFH, HB9AFI, HB9AHL, HB9AJW, HB9BQI, HB9BQW and HB9BXE. They will be active with four stations simultaneously on all bands in CW, SSB, RTTY and SSTV signing 3B7AZ. Daily logcheck shall be available at: http://www.3b7-brandon.ch/. Donations are welcome via Josef Meier, HB9AJW: e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
5R - MADAGASCAR Ake, SM7CIP (ex YA1AR and T5AR), is QRV as 5R8FU from AF-013 since Feb 5. Length of stay unknown. He is planning to put up directional antennas and a linear. QSL via bureau to SM0DJZ or Jan Hallenberg, Siriusgatan 106, S-19555 Mersta, Sweden.
FT - CROZET, KERGUELEN, AMSTERDAM Rene, FR5HR, began his six week lasting roundtrip with an operation from Kerguelen (AF-048) signing FT5X/FR5HR. It is still not sure whether he will activate all islands or not. The QSL cards for the last activity are still at the printer. If possible QSL via bureau to F5RRH or via Rene Allegre, 56 Rue Leconte de Lisle, F-97411 Bois de Nefle, France.
ST - SUDAN Claus, ST1AP, intends to operate as ST0AP from South Sudan between April and September. He wants to check into the MAR net on 14332kHz around 0745 UTC every day. QSL via DJ6SI.
HK0 - MALPELO ISLAND HK3JJH/0 hit the airwaves for three or four days starting April 4. QSL direct ONLY via his home address Pedro Allina, Box 81119, Bogota D C, Colombia.
V3 - BELIZE Sigi, V31SC (DJ4IJ), and Conny, V31HE (DL1DA), will be QRV from April 10-13.
JT - MONGOLIA / BY - CHINA After his activity as JT1FCO from Mongolia Kerry (VK4MZ) is now QRV from China signing VK4MZ/BY1QH until April 24. QSL via VK4MZ.
GU - GUERNSEY Jean Marc, GU/F5SGI, will be on the air in CW on 10-40m and in SSB on 14260 kHz from April 11-17. QSL via bureau to F5SGI.
DIG (Diploma Interests Group) QSO Party CW:
April 11: 1200 UTC until 1700 UTC on 10, 15, 20m;
April 12: 0700 UTC until 0900 UTC on 80m; 0900 UTC till 1100 UTC on 40m.
Stations to work: all. Exchange: RST, (DIG members: also membership number)
DIG means also: "QSL sure via bureau".
KING of SPAIN Contest: April 11, 1800Z till April 12, 1800Z. Bands: 10-80m. Modes: CW, SSB. Work: Everybody. Exchange: RS(T)+QSO number, EA Stations: RS(T)+province.
DATE CALL DXNL Apr 3A/IKQBT etc 1089 May 6 -May 17 3B7AZ 1090 * Mar 25- 3B8/DL6UAA 1089 April - 3B8 (F5MUX) 1088 Apr ? - 3B9 (F5MUX) 1088 May 3D2/R (DL7FT) 1088 Apr 4 -Apr 11 3D2CB/R etc 1090 * Mar 3 -May 4S7BRG 1084 soon 5N (exTT8AM) 1088 Feb 5 - 5R8FU 1090 * Apr -Late 99 5V7BM 1089 Apr -Oct 7X0WW ?? 1089 -Dec 31 9J2AM 1084 Mar 29-May 7 9M6CT 1087 now 9M6QQ 1090 * Apr 10-May 22 9M8CC 1089 Apr 12-Apr 25? A35FT 1088 Apr -May A35VI 1089 now -Apr 24 VK4MZ/BY1QH 1090 * Apr 1 -2000 FK (F5PFO) 1089 Mar 25-July FM5JY 1087 Apr 1 - FR (F5MUX) 1088 now FT5X/FR5HR 1090 * Dec 13-Jun 98 FT5XN 1075 now -Apr 9 FW2EH etc 1090 * Apr 11-Apr 17 GU/F5SGL 1090 * Apr 1 -Apr 13 H40AA 1087, 1089 Apr 1 - H40AB 1089 Apr 4 -Apr 8 HK3JJH/0 1090 * April HR5/F2JD 1089 Apr 7 -Apr 14 JT1Y 1088 Apr 3 -Apr 9 JW5HE 1088 Mar 10-Apr 10 KH3 (KK5ZX) 1085 -Apr 22 P49M 1088 Mar 24-Apr 20 S08R etc 1087 Summer 98 S04WW 1089 Apr -Sep ST0AP 1090 * Apr 10-Apr 13 V31SC, V31HE 1090 * Feb -Apr VQ9PH, VQ9JC 1084 Apr or May XQ0X 1089 -Jun XV7SV 1085 Apr -mid May XV7SW 1089 Apr 10-Apr 17 YJ0ADJ 1090 * Apr 2 -Apr 16 ZK2CK 1088 Mar 21-Apr 10 ZK2FT 1088 Apr - ZK3FT 1088 Early 1999 ZL9 1081 "NEW": 1090 *
160m HK0HEU 1843 0417Z via HK0FBF VE2RP 1843 0436Z 80m 3B9CF 3502 0028Z 5N3CPR 3515 2350Z via SP5CPR, bureau 6W6JX 3501 0332Z via bureau A45XR 3505 2218Z via SP5EXA, bureau C6AKE 3795 0246Z via WA4JID HF0POL 3504 0054Z via SP3BGD, bureau ZL2AGY 3510 0537Z via bureau 40m 3D2WC 7008 1553Z via OKDXF FT5XN 7010 1722Z via F6PEN, bureau FW2EH 7005 0636Z via DJ2EH, bureau H40AA 7004 1646Z via OH2BN, bureau HP1XBI 7062 0536Z via F6AJA, bureau DS5USH 7005 1818Z via bureau XUXO 7011 2024Z via 7L1MFS 30m 3D2CB/R 10103 1702Z Rotuma Island; via OKDXF 5T5AU 10110 1719Z via N2NB FT5XN 10124 1607Z via F6PEN, bureau H40AB 10102 0614Z via VK9NS, direct HL5XF 10109 2026Z via bureau ZP5KO 10109 2230Z 20m 9M6QQ 14260 1447Z Spratly!, via DF5UG 9U/9X0A 14292 0525Z via DL5WM H40AA 14195 1645Z via OH2BN, bureau HK3JJH/0 14260 0527Z Malpelo, direct only ST2SA 14252 0613Z via DJ9ZB ? TI2IDX 14182 2320Z via WA9BXB ZK1JD 14260 0704Z via Box 491, Rarotonga, South Cook ZK2CK 14195 0710Z via HB9BCK, bureau 17m 3D2CB/R 18145 0824Z Rotuma; via OKDXF FW2EH 18070 2103Z via DJ2EH, bureau H40AB 18077 1151Z via VK9NS, direct H40AA 18125 1408Z via OH2BN, bureau KH6CC 18070 1739Z via Box 436, Paauilo, HI 96776, USA NH4/NH6YK 18120 0933Z via bureau V63AO 18160 1246Z 15m 5H3RB 21303 1741Z via LA2DM FK8HV 21210 0944Z via VK4FW, also bureau H40AA 21295 1254Z via OH2BN, bureau VQ9ZZ 21276 1307Z via NS1L OX3LG 21260 1425Z via OZ2ELA XV7SW 21019 0506Z via SM5MX, bureau 12m 3D2CB/R 24935 1022Z Rotuma; via OKDXF 5Z4EO 24955 1742Z via DL0MAR A45XR 24905 1500Z via SP5EXA, bureau FM5WE 24949 2052Z via CBA H40AB 24940 0856Z via VK9NS, direct HF0POL 24899 1627Z via SP3BGD, bureau ZK2FT 24935 0810Z via DL7FT, direct only 10m 3B8/DL6UAA 28495 1210Z via bureau, bureau D44BC 28469 1721Z via CBA EM1LV 28008 1453Z via UR8LV, bureau FT5XN 28020 1209Z via F6PEN, bureau H40AA 28395 1058Z via OH2BN, bureau HK3JJH/0 28460 1729Z Malpelo, direct V51HK 28470 1313Z via DL6OBS, bureau VR2MM 28408 0815Z via JR3JFZ VU2JPS 28460 0858Z via VK9NS, direct
QSLs arrived via buro: 4U1WRC (4U1ITU), 9K2HN/NLD, 9U5DX (F2VX),C56/DL9GFB, A45XR (SP5EXA), D68KS (DL1DA), JY8WA (DK3GI),LX60RL, KP2/AG8L, UM2M (UM8MBA), ZC4C (OK1RI)
QSLs arrived directly: AP2AP (JA1EZM)
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