DX-NL 1191 - March 27, 2000
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
English by: Bob, DL7VOA
4W6 - EAST TIMOR Bernie McClenny, 4W/W3UR, hit the airwaves on 15m on Mar 27 - NOT as 4W6DX like announced earlier. QSL via OH2BN. Active stations were also Antonio, 4W6GH (QSL via CT1EGH), and 4W6EB (via CT1EEB).
DU - PHILIPPINES Roland, DU1KGJ/DU4, is planning an activity from Calagua (OC-202) during the first week of April.
FK0 - CHESTERFIELD ISLANDS By the end of Mar 27 TX0DX logged some 60.000 QSOs and they went "QRT for good" on Mar 29, 0040 UTC. DXCC approval is pending. QSL via OH2BN.
FK - FRENCH NEW CALEDONIA Dany, FK8VHY (CW), and FK8HA (SSB) intend to become QRV as FK8KAB/p from OC-058 on Apr 2/3. QSL via FK8KAB, A.R.A.N.C., PO Box 3956, 98846 Noumea Cedex, French New Caledonia.
FO0 - AUSTRALES ISLANDS Denise, F6HWU, is on the air as FO0HWU from Tubuai (OC-152) working in CW and some RTTY until Apr 12. --- Alain, F2HE/FO0CLA, left the Marquesas on Mar 21 and spent a few days on Tahiti. Before he hits the airwaves from the Australes he might activate some other Polynesian Islands. Check his homepage: http://www.ifrance.com/f2he/
FW - WALLIS AND FUTUNA Guy, ex FR7ZL/T/G/J, is QRV as FW5ZL on 15-20m (14190, 14015, 21240) since Jan 7. QSL via Guy Petit de la Rhodiere, BP 2, Mata-Utu, Wallis, F-98600 Uvea, France.
H44 - SOLOMON ISLANDS Bernhard, DL2GAC, could not activate OC-100, OC-101 or OC-102. But he was QRV as H44MS from OC-158 and OC-047. QSLs via buro to DL2GAC. --- Between Mar 28 and Apr 9 Peter, G8BCG, will be active as H44PT from the Solomons and perhaps also as H40PT from Temotu. His homepage is: http://www.qsl.net/h44pt/
VK0 - MACQUARIE ISLAND Alan, VK0MM, is still publishing his current operating schedule on: http://www.geocities.com/vk0ld/1.html. Starting on Apr 1 he'll work also European stations again! Due to local QRM he might limit his operation to 10-15 MHz. He requests that NO DXer works him more than two times. If you like to talk to him more frequently, ALL your QSOs will be ELIMINATED from his log. QSLs will be sent upon his return home. DO NOT request your QSL prior to that date!
VP6 - PITCAIRN ISLAND Jukka, VP6BR, received the new amplifier. He now puts the emphasis of his activity on 160-30m. QSL via OH2BR.
9G - GHANA Zdeno, OK2ZW/9G5ZW, does not stay in Accra for three years but will leave the country already in April. He finished activity with the CQ WPX SSB Contest. QSL via OM3LZ. --- Derek (F5VCR),Roger (G3SXW),Ken (G3OCA),Les (G4CWD) and Fred (G4BWP) will be on the air from Abokwa (AF-???) from Apr 1 until Apr 5 or 6. Operation will take place in SSB/CW on 10-40m but their call has not been assigned yet. QSL via bureau to G3OCA or via his CBA. Russian stations ONLY via UA4SKW.
FT5W - CROZET ISLAND Alain, FT5WI, stays there since last November (for one year) but has no experience with DX operations or pile-ups yet. Please be patient! QSLs after his return home via F6KDF.
XT - BURKINA FASO Robert, F5JRY, hopes to become active in SSB and some CW on the high bands during his stay between Mar 27 and Apr 11.
ZS - SOUTH AFRICA Barry, ZS1FJ, and more South African operators announced to operate as ZS31ER from the Elephant Rock running two stations in SSB/CW on 6-160m from Apr 1-8. QSL to ZS1FJ, Box 53319, Kenilworth, Cape 7745, Republic of South Africa.
ZS8 - MARION ISLAND Deryck, ZS6DE/ZS8D, will leave the island within the next few weeks. QSL via the CBA of ZS6EZ.
V3 - BELIZE Art, NN7A, is operating again as V31JZ from Turneffe (NA-123) from Mar 26-31. He intends to operate on all bands mostly in CW but also some SSB on 21260 and 14260 kHz. QSL via NN7A, also via bureau.
4S7 - SRI LANKA John, NZ9Z, applied for the callsign 4S7NZG for his activity in SSB/ CW/RTTY on 10-80m from Apr 1-23. QSL via W9DXA.
BV9 - PRATAS ISLAND The Chinese Taipei Amateur Radio League (CTARL) members BV5AF,BV2EW, BV4DP, BV2KI, BV2VA, BV4AS, BV4FH, BV4ME, BV5CR, BV8BC, JA1JKG, WT8S and K8PYD will be on the air as BQ9P from Tung-Sha Dao (AS-110) from Apr 5-12. They plan to activate six or seven stations simultaneously in CW/SSB/SSTV on 10-160m from two different locations on the island QSL via KU9C, Steve Wheatley, Box 5953, Parsippany,NJ 07054-6953,USA Donations are welcome in advance or enclosed with your QSLs. Online logchecking is planned after the activity is over.
TA - TURKEY Hans, TA4/DL7CM, is active in RTTY and CW until Apr 4. QSL via bureau to DL7CM.
GM - SCOTLAND GM3POI, GM4DZX, GM0HTH and GM0HTT will be QRV as GB5RO from Copinsay Island offshore the Orkney Islands (EU-009) on Apr 1/2. If they have rough weather the activity is postponed for at least one week. QSL via GM4DZX.
DATE CALL DXNL NOW 3W2SO 1189 Apr 1 -Apr 23 4S7NZG 1191 * Mar 18-Mar 31 4X/DL8ABO/p 1190 NOW 4W6 (several) 1190, 1191 * Apr 6 -Apr 12 5V7MN 1189 Mar 20-Mar 30 9E1C, 9E1S 1189 1999 -Apr/2000 9G5ZW 1176, 1191 * Apr 1 -Apr 6 9G (Gs) 1191 * End Mar/Early Apr 9N7RN 1186 Jan 10-Apr 10 9U5D 1167, 1179 Apr 5 -Apr 12 BQ9P 1191 * March -April C21JH etc 1188 Mar 1 -Mar 31 C34-C37... 1187 Mar 17-Apr 8 OH2MXS/CE0Z 1189 Feb 27-Apr 3 CU2/DF5WA etc 1190 Apr 1 -Apr 7 DU1KGJ/DU4 1191 * SOON EM1KY 1185 Feb 26-Aug/2000 FH/TU5AX 1185 Apr 2 -Apr 3 FK8KAB/p 1191 * Mar 18-Apr 1 FM/F5LGQ etc 1189 NOW FO0CLA 1191 * NOW -Apr 12 FO0HWU 1191 * Nov/99-Oct/2000 FT5WI 1191 * Jan 7 - ??? FW5ZL 1191 * Apr 1 -Apr 2 ?? GB5RO 1191 * NOW H44MS 1191 * Mar 28-Apr 9 H44PT 1191 * Apr 1 -Apr 12 ? PA3GIO/HC8 1190 Mar 23-Apr 1 J79KS 1190 NOW -Jun/2000 JD1BKR 1169 NOW -Aug/2000 JW9FJA 1181 NOW -Aug/2000 JY9NE 1190 Mar 22-Mar 29 KG4VL 1189 NOW P29DX 1182 Mar 6 -Apr 1 S79MX 1187 Mar 25-Mar 30 TA4/DL7CM 1190, 1191 * Apr 3 -Apr 6 TU (DF8AN) 1189 Mar 15-Apr 1 TX0DX 1188, 1191 * Mar 21-Apr 1 TZ (DF8AN) 1189 Mar 19-Mar 29 V31GI 1190 Mar 26-Mar 31 V31JZ 1191 * NOW -Dec/2000 VK0MM 1176, 1178-1184, 1191 * Mar 5 -Apr 4 VK1AHS 1189 Mar 25-Apr 1 VP2V/AA7X 1190 Jan 20-End of May VP6BR 1180, 1183, 1190-91 * Nov -May VQ9PO 1176, 1186 Mar 25-Mar 31 WP4U 1190 Mar 27-Apr 11 XT (F5JRY) 1191 * Feb 13-May 5 XW2A 1185, 1187 Mar 2 -End of Mar YB3ASQ ? 1187 NOW -Late 2001 YI9OM 1186 Mar 22-Mar 29 YM3LZ 1190 Apr 1 -Apr 8 ZS31ER 1191 * Jun/99-Apr/2000 ZS8D 1191 * "NEW": 1191 *
160m NP4A 1828 0345Z via W3HNK, also bureau YS1RR 1827 0422Z via DJ9ZB, bureau 80m CE0Z/OH3JF 3507 0505Z via bureau DL7DF/HI9 3506 0527Z via bureau NL7Z 3506 0531Z via bureau OX3FV 3504 0110Z via bureau PY0FM 3780 0345Z via JA1VOK, bureau SU9ZZ 3791 2037Z via OM3TZZ, bureau TI2/DL8DU 3505 0445Z via bureau V31GI 3795 0439Z via PA3GIO, bureau 40m 8P2K 7030 0039Z via KU9C, bureau 8Q7KK 7012 2028Z via HA2SX, bureau 3V8BT 7063 2347Z via I5JHW, bureau FM5BH 7046 0210Z via W3HNK, also bureau TG9GJG 7002 0648Z via Box 24, Guatemala City, Guatemala TX0DX 7085 1719Z via OH2BN V31JP 7002 0224Z via KA9WON, bureau V47KP 7044 0053Z via K2SB, bureau VP6BR 7089 0854Z via OH2BR, bureau 30m 9Y4NW 10112 0606Z via DL4MDO, bureau FM/F5IPA 10108 2254Z via F5JOT, bureau HK0VGJ 10115 0458Z direct J79LGQ 10104 0523Z via F5JOT, bureau JW9GY 10105 2029Z via LA9GY, direct OD5/OK1MU 10102 1746Z via OKDXF, bureau S79MX 10102 0301Z via HB9MX, bureau XE1/NP2AQ 10105 0719Z via W3HNK, also bureau ZF2RA 10103 0238Z via K7AR, bureau 20m FO0HWU 14005 0524Z via F6HWU, bureau XU7ABA 14015 2106Z via JA6HJP 17m 3D2QB 18073 1320Z via SM3CER, bureau H44MS 18145 1007Z via DL2GAC, bureau 15m 4W6GH 21306 1657Z via CT1EGH, direct H44MY 21273 1243Z via JA0IXW P29VR 21296 1150Z via W7LFA, bureau PT0F 21176 2239Z via JA1VOK, bureau ZK1HCU 21019 0633Z via DL9HCU 12m C6A/WI9WI 24892 1458Z via bureau E4/DL7FER 24890 1612Z via bureau FK8GJ 24908 1444Z via F6CXJ, bureau FM/F5LGQ 24900 1712Z via F5JOT, bureau XU7ABB 24892 1537Z via JA6VQA 10m 3B8MM 28496 0859Z via DL6UAA, bureau 3E1AA 28750 1329Z via N0JT, bureau 3W2GAX/p 28013 1435Z via JA7GAX 9M6BAA 28047 1109Z via G4SHF AH8A 28549 0741Z via AC7DX, bureau HD8Z 28333 2052Z via NE8Z, bureau HK0OEP 28495 1423Z via N0JT, bureau KL7RA 28376 1728Z via bureau R1ANZ 28027 1108Z via RU1ZC, bureau TA4/DL7CM 28084 1144Z via bureau TX0DX 28745 1252Z via OH2BN VP5V 28672 1701Z see DXNL 1189 XW2A 28628 1115Z via G4ZVJ, bureau YI9OM 28569 1601Z via OM6TX
AN5GMA via bureau SP9X via SP9XWD, via bureau or to Marcel Krzan, os. Dywizjonu 303 10/52, 31-871 Krakow, Poland UZ5M + EN7M via UX2MM, via bureau or Vlad Grushewskiy, Box 59, Lisichansk, 93100, Ukraine UR2E via UR5EAW, Shevchenko Alex, Pelina str. 29, Dnepropetrovsk, 49107, Ukraine UZ4E via UR4EN, via bureau or Nick Golub, Box 48, Ordzhonikidze, 53300, Ukraine
The QSL Database of the German DX cluster DB0SDX can be checked online at: http://www.qslinfo.de
QSLs arrived buro: 5U7DG (K4SE),8P9HAT (K4BAI),8Q7DF (IK5MDF),9G5ZM (G3ZEM), 9J2AM (JA0JHA), 9N7SZ (JA9LSZ), AP2WAP (IK4ZGY), AT3HKQ, CN8WW (DL6FBL), CO8LY (EA7ADH), CQ6C (DJ0MW, EU-145), DS5USH, DX2B (VE7DP)
QSLs arrived direct: BA4EG, FK8HC, HK0ER, J8OK (OK1RD), KG6SL (JH1AJT), KH4/W4ZYV (W4ZYV - 15 weeks), PJ2/N6HR
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