DX-NL 1175 - November 29, 1999
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
English by: Bob, DL7VOA
VP8A - ANTARCTICA Since Nov 18 a Russian Antarctic expedition is underway from Mirny Base to the other Russian bases Pionerskaya, Vostok 1, Komsomolskaya and Vostok (same route on their way back). The radio operator is Evgeniy, R1ANB, who is QRV in SSB on 14160 kHz from 1500-1630 UTC: as R1ANB/A from Pionerskaya (starting around Dec 1) and Vostok 1; as R1ANK from Komsomolskaya and as R1ANC from Vostok. QSLs direct ONLY to RU1ZC (ex UW1ZC), CBA.
3D2 - FIJI Once again Birgit, DL7IO, and Holger, DL7AU, are active from Fiji signing 3D2IO and 3D2AO until Dec 9. QSLs via DL7VRO. --- Hirotada, JA0SC, is active as 3D2HY in SSB/RTTY on 10-80m from Dec 3-5. QSL via JA0SC, direct to Hirotada Yoshiike, 1378-1 Mashima Mashima-machi, Nagano-city 381-11, Japan or via bureau.
FT/W - CROZET ISLAND Gilles, FT5WH, leaves Crozet Island on Dec 7. His QSL manager F5NOD has the logs until Oct 14 and answered all incoming QSLs till Nov 5.
FS - ST MARTIN W2QM and some members of the North Jersey DX Association shall be QRV on 160-6m from Dec 1-8.
HC - ECUADOR Rick, NE8Z, is active as HC1MD from Tumbaco and as HC1MD/HC7 from the Amazonas area between Nov 30 and Dec 14. Operation is mostly in CW on 12/17/30m. QSL via K8LJG, via bureau or direct.
P4 - ARUBA Martin, VE3MR, signs P49MR from SA-036 between Dec and Apr 2000. QSL via VE3MR or to P49MR, Martin Rosenthal, Box 4069, Noord, Aruba.
PY0F - FERNANDO de NORONHA Hartmut Mueller, DL2HZM, last active as PY0FZM from Fernando de Noronha sadly passed away on Nov 21. He was only 53 years young. The approx 4000 QSOs will be answered by DL3XM, via the DARC bureau. All other activities by Hardy like HB0/DL2HZM & 3B8/DL2HZM will now be handled by DL9WVM, via DARC bureau ONLY (his CBA is wrong!). Please DO NOT send ANY direct mail to DL2HZM!!!
HS - THAILAND Allocated transmitting frequencies for 40m are: 7000-7100 kHz; 80m: 3524-3526 kHz, 3534-3536 kHz; 160m: 1824-1826 kHz. HS0AC is also QRV after the WWDX CW Contest. QSL via HS0/G3NOM (see DXNL 1157).
VU - INDIA Bernhard, DL2GAC, is QRV again from India signing VU2BMS between Dec 12 and Jan 17. From Jan 19-21 he will return to Germany to leave for the Pacific again on Jan 22. Arrival in Honiara (H4) is planned for Jan 24 and his next flight to Temotu for Jan 29. He is still looking for a good CW operator since Sigi, DK9FN, may have not the possibility to leave his QRL. QSLs via bureau to DL2GAC.
XV - VIETNAM, XU - CAMBODIA Jaak, ES1AKM, and ES1AX will be on the air as 3W6KM from Saigon from Dec 5 till Jan 4. Operation will be on all bands and modes including SSTV and PSK31. Afterwards they will go to Cambodia for about two weeks and their call may be XU7AKM. QSLs to ES1AX via bureau or direct. Their e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
XU - CAMBODIA Andy, G4ZVJ, extended his stay and is now active in CW on 10-40m signing XU7AAV until Dec 4. QSL via G4ZVJ. --- Yoh, 7L1MFS, and Koji, JS6BLS, will hit the airwaves as XU2C in CW/ SSB/RTTY on 40-6m on Dec 4/5. QSL via JS6BLS. Bureau QSLs may be requested via e-mail to: email@example.com.
ARRL 160m Contest CW: Dec 3, 2200 UTC until Dec 5, 1600 UTC. Band: 160m. EU stations work W/VE. Exchange: RST, W/VE stations also ARRL/RAC section.
DATE CALL DXNL Nov 15-Dec 5 3B8/F6HMJ 1172 Dec 3 -Dec 5 3D2HY 1175 * Nov 27-Dec 9 3D2IO,3D2AO 1175 * Dec 1 -Jan 5 3F1AC etc 1174 Dec 5 -Jan 4 3W6KM 1175 * Nov -Dec 24 4S (DL7FER) 1173 Nov/99 5W0ST 1171 Nov 29-Dec 9 G3XAQ/6Y5 1174 Nov 7P8FJ 1174 Nov 23-Nov 30 8P9HT etc 1174 NOW -Dec 18 9M6CT 1172 NOW -Dec 10 9U5D 1167 NOW -mid Dec 9X3/RE3A 1174 Nov 23-Dec 2 N7NU/C6 etc 1174 Early 2000 ? A5 1171, 1174 Dec 1 -Dec 8 FS (W2QM..) 1175 * Jan -Dec 7 FT5WH 1125,1144,1145,1175 * Jan -Dec 20 FT5ZJ 1128 Nov 19-Dec 3 GD4UOL 1173 Nov 30-Dec 14 HC1MD etc 1175 * Nov 26-Dec 3 HI3K, HI3JH 1174 NOW -2000 HK3JBR 1128, 1144 NOW HS0AC 1175 * NOW HS0ZBS 1172 Nov 20-Dec 7 HS0ZCY 1174 Oct 23-Dec 31 HS72A 1171 NOW -Jun/2000 JD1BKR 1169 Nov 1 -Dec 15 KC4/WA1O 1170 Sep 22-Jan 10 KH4/W4ZYV 1174 NOW LU2XT 1174 Nov LZ0A 1173 NOW OD/F5SQM 1168 Dec -Apr/2000 P49MR 1175 * Nov 18-? R1ANB etc 1175 * Nov 22-Dec 4 S92CW 1173 NOW T31UT 1171, 1173 NOW TY1PH 1173 NOW TZ6YV 1174 Oct 30-Apr 1 V31JP 1171 NOW -Jan/2001 VK0M (VK0LD)1170 NOW -Feb/2000 VP8NJS 1174 Dec 13-Jan 17 VU2BMS 1175 * Dec 4 -Dec 5 XU2C 1175 * Nov 20-Dec 4 XU7AAV 1175 * Jan/00-Feb 4 XU7AKM ? 1175 * Sep -Dec 31 XW2A 1165 Nov 25-Dec 2 XX9TDX 1174 Oct 29-May/2000 ZF2NT 1171 Apr/2000 ZX0SK etc 1171, below NEW: 1175 *
160m 4M7X 1827 0407Z via WA4WTG, bureau A61AJ 1819 2242Z via W3UR, bureau CN8WW 1834 2238Z via DL6FBL, bureau E4/S53R 1830 2346Z via bureau HC8N 1827 0432Z via AA5BT, bureau HZ1AB 1831 0245Z via K8PYD, bureau JY9QJ 1838 2011Z via DL5MBY, bureau OY9JD 1830 0544Z via CBA TI5/K4UEE 1835 0233Z via bureau V26KW 1832 0333Z via K3TEJ, bureau VP5GN 1841 0358Z via K5GN, bureau 80m 9G5AA 3548 0531Z via WA4WTG, bureau A45XR 3500 1843Z via Box 2038, Oman 111 HK6KKK 3505 0501Z via bureau JY9NX 3527 1718Z via JA7FQK, bureau P40E 3503 0324Z via W3HNK, also bureau ZF2AM 3795 0740Z via K6AM 40m AH2R 7032 2038Z via JI3ERV, bureau HK1HHX 7069 2158Z via Box 3981, Cartagena, Colombia V47KP 7061 2254Z via K2SB, bureau V73CW 7050 1501Z via AC4G, bureau VP2MGU 7011 0612Z via DL7VOG, bureau VQ9IO 7071 2251Z via KD7MG, bureau 30m H44MX 10104 1200Z via KQ1F, bureau HC8N 10108 2328Z via AA5BT, bureau R1ANZ 10108 1733Z via RU1ZC, bureau T32BO 10107 0740Z via N5RG VP2MKW 10103 2354Z via K3TEJ, bureau ZD8A 10103 0418Z via N6CW, bureau 20m VK0LD 14170 1025Z ZK1JD 14243 0828Z via Box 491, Rarotonga, Cook Islands 17m 3D2IO/R 18134 0901Z via DL7VRO, bureau FT5ZJ 18130 1509Z via F2YT, bureau JD1BKR 18150 0935Z via JA bureau XU7AAV 18077 1405Z via G4ZVJ, bureau 15m 3D2AO/R 21285 0709Z via DL7VRO, bureau JD1BIA 21260 0924Z via CBA XV7SW 21031 1159Z via SM3CXS, bureau 12m 3B8/F6HMJ 24895 1224Z via bureau 5C8M 24901 1633Z via DL6FBL, bureau A61AJ 24897 0826Z via W3UR, bureau JT1BH 24901 0918Z via CBA R1AND 24891 1544Z via NT2X, direct V85OO 24907 0711Z via N2OO, bureau VP2MGU 24899 1248Z via DL7VOG, bureau 10m 8P9HT 28012 1209Z via K4BAI, bureau 9M6AAC 28085 0841Z via N2OO, bureau C6AJX 28054 1749Z via N7NU HI3K 28009 1215Z via AD4Z, direct KL7AC 28040 0857Z via bureau PY0ZFO 28152 1507Z via W9VA, bureau S92CW 28491 1102Z via DL5OBZ V85HG 28032 1141Z via JH7FQK, bureau VO2WL 28022 1719Z via WB8YTZ VP2MKW 28003 1333Z via K3TEJ, bureau XX9TDX 28466 1229Z via SM0GNU
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QSLs arrived bureau: V2/IK2PFL, V26AK (N2TK/WB2P), V31JZ (NN7A), Z2/PA3HHT, VK9CQR (HB9QR),VP2EHL (W1HL),AA1ACV/VP9 (WA1HXK),V51BP, VP2EV (K7BV), VR2KF,WP2Z (KU9C), XM3PBX/m (VE3IMB), XW1A (JH1AST), XW8KPL/DF8AN,XY1HAT,Z31VP+Z32FD (DJ0LZ), ZK1TNN.
QSLs arrived direct: 6W6/K3IPK, C6A/K0JGH, CO8LY (EA7ADH), NH6D/KH3 (N6FF), D68SE+FR5HG/G (F6FNU), EP2MKO (UA6HCW - 2 years), HU4U (EA4URE), PZ5RA, T77C (quick), VP8LGT.
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