DX-NL 1182 - January 24, 2000
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
English by: Bob, DL7VOA
P2 - PAPUA NEW GUINEA Elmer Ribeyro, active as 7Q7DX from Malawi until Oct/98, is now QRV as P29DX. A few years ago this call was allocated to G4JVG, Stephen Telenius-Lowe; QSL via G3LQP. QSLs for 7Q7DX and the actual P29DX via his QSL manager EA4CEN (direct or bureau) or direct ONLY to Dr. Elmer Ribeyro, Esparza Sopas Hospital, Box 112, Wabagenga Province, Papua New Guinea.
VK0/m - MACQUARIE ISLAND Alan, VK0MM (http://www.geocities.com/vk0ld/1.html), announced also 30m operation now (10103 kHz, 5 up), but still makes no EU skeds till April. VK0MM does not operate outside of the posted schedule.
ZK1, FO0, A3, FW, KH6 - PACIFIC TRIP Adriano, IK2GNW/ZK1GNW, hit the airwaves first on Jan 23 but from SOUTH Cook since his radio broke and the transport of the new radio took one extra week. He will go to North Cook in a few days. It is possible that some deferrals may occur on the next stops of his six week trip: After North Cook he planned to work as FO0PRE from French Polynesia, FO0PRE from Australes Islands, A35NW from Tonga,FW/IK2GNW from Wallis&Futuna and last not least Hawaii as KH6/IK2GNW. Plans were to operate on all bands in CW/SSB/RTTY for one week from each island. QSL via buro to I2YSB or direct to the address in DXNL 1181. More information available at: http://digilander.iol.it/i2ysb/.
ZL7 - CHATHAM ISLANDS Lothar, DJ4ZB, confirmed his operation as ZM7ZB from the Chatham Hotel on OC-038 between Jan 31 and Mar 2. He will listen especially for EU on 24935, 28395, 28495, 28595 and 28460 kHz. QSL to DJ4ZB, L. Grotehusmann, Quaekerstrasse 35, D-13403 Berlin, Germany.
5U - NIGER Franz, DJ9ZB, and Baldur, DJ6SI, are flying to Niamey today. They will be QRV in SSB (DJ9ZB) and CW (DJ6SI) operating barefoot with reasonable antennas from Jan 25-30. Their calls are 5U7X and 5U7Z. QSLs via their homecalls.
6W - SENEGAL Phil, 6W1/F5PHW, will be on the air in CW, SSB and perhaps also RTTY in Feb 2000. He will operate as FY/F5PHW (see below) by mid Feb. QSLs for both activities ONLY via F6KPQ, via bureau or direct to Club Radio-Amateur de Lanester, Chemin de Parc AR GROEZ, F-56600 Lanester, France.
EA8 - CANARY ISLANDS Martti, OH2BH, will be QRV again as EA8BH before and after the CQWW 160m CW Contest. QSL via OH2BH.
FH - MAYOTTE, S7 - SEYCHELLES Roger, FH/G3SXW, and Nigel, FH/G3TXF, from AF-027 are QRV in CW only on 10-80m from Jan 22-31. They were/are operating as S79SXW / S79TXF before and after that FH trip. QSLs via their homecalls.
8P - BARBADOS Glenn, VA3DX, announced to work as 8P9DX from NA-021 (CW/SSB/RTTY on all bands) between Jan 23 and Feb 6, including the CQWW 160m CW Test on Jan 28-30. QSL via VE3ICR or VA3DX.
FY - FRENCH GUYANA Phil, FY/F5PHW, will be QRV for four to five days around Feb 15. He will then return to Dakar (see above).
HK - COLOMBIA The CESARA is operating as 5K9AQ for the Amazonas Queen expedition until April. QSL via HJ3PXA, Rob Rey, Box 101939, Bogota, Colombia. Check their website http://www.amazonqueen2000.com.
KP2 - US VIRGIN ISLANDS Dennis Motschenbacher, K7BV (email@example.com), new head of WP2Z, will be on NA-106 to repair hurricane damages between Jan 24 and Feb 1. If he has some spare time left he operates as NP2/K7BV and as WP2Z in the CQWW 160m CW Contest. All QSLs via KU9C.
P4 - ARUBA Miika, OH2BAD, is QRV from SA-036 signing P40MH in CW/SSB on the WARC bands between Jan 30 and Feb 6. QSL via OH2BAD.
PJ - NETHERLAND ANTILLES Ernest, ON4CFD, will hit their airwaves from Curacao SA-006 signing PJ2I or PJ9/ON4CFD especially on 40m/80m during the UBA SSB Contest (Jan 29/30). QSL via bureau to ON4CFD or direct to Ernest Lichtert, Wolvenstraat 101, B-1070 Brussels, Belgium.
VP2E - ANGUILLA, J3 - GRENADA, P4 - ARUBA Bill, W5SJ, is on the air as VP2EJ from NA-022 between Jan 22 and Feb 2. He works CW and SSB on all bands and will participate also in the CQWW 160m CW Contest. Afterwards Bill will sign P4/W5SJ from Aruba (SA-036) till Feb 10 and J3/W5SJ from Grenada (NA-024).
8Q - MALDIVES Bert, PA0LPE, is QRV as 8Q7PA (AS-013) in CW/SSB from Jan 19 until Feb 3. QSL via PA0LPE.
CQWW 160m DX Contest CW: Jan 28, 2200 UTC till Jan 30, 1600 UTC. Work: Everybody. Exchange: RST + your country prefix.
Championat de France CW: Jan 29, 0600Z till Jan 30, 1800Z. Bands: 10-80m. Work: France and French overseas territories. Exchange: RST+serial number (F=Department)
UBA SSB Contest: Jan 29, 1300Z till Jan 30, 1300Z. Bands: 10-80m. Work: Everybody. Exchange: RST+serial number (ON=province)
DATE CALL DXNL NOW -Apr/2000 5K9AQ 1182 * Jan 25-Jan 30 5U7X, 5U7Z ? 1182 * Feb/2000 6W1/F5PHW 1182 * Jan 23-Feb 6 8P9DX 1182 * Jan 19-Feb 3 8Q7PA 1182 * Jan 10-End Mar 9U5D 1167, 1179 Mid February A35NW 1182 * NOW A45ZN 1150 Jan 18-Feb 1 DU1/DL4OCM 1181 Mar/99-2001 E4/G3WQU 1140 NOW EA8BH 1182 * Feb 24-Mar 7 ET3 (G4ZVJ) 1181 Feb 13-Feb 17 FG/SM0CCM 1181 Jan 22-Jan 31 FH/G3SXW etc 1182 * NOW -2001 FK8VHY 1160, 1168 Feb 26-Mar 15 FO/Clipperton 1161 Early Feb FO0PRE ? 1182 * Jan - ?? FT5YH 1179 Mid February FW/IK2GNW 1182 * Feb 15-Feb 20? FY/F5PHW 1182 * -Feb 10 J3/W5SJ 1182 * Dec -Feb/2000 HS (OH2EA) 1177 Jan 24-Feb 12 J73CCM 1181 NOW -Jan JD1BIC/JD1 1181 NOW -Aug/2000 JW9FJA 1181 NOW -Feb KC4AAD 1180 NOW -Feb NZ7Q/KH4 1179 End of Feb KH6/IK2GNW 1182 * Jan 22-Jan 26 KH2K/AH0 1181 Jan 24-Feb 1 NP2/K7BV 1182 * Dec 4 -Feb/2000 LZ0A 1173, 1176 NOW OD/F5SQM 1168 NOW P29DX 1182 * Feb 3 - ?? P4/W5SJ 1182 * Jan 30-Feb 6 P40MH 1182 * End of Jan PJ2I ? 1182 * NOW -Mar/2000 R1ANA, R1ANJ 1181 NOW -Mar R1ANP 1180 Jan 1 -Dec 31 R1FJV 1179 Jan -Feb S79TXF, S79SXW 1182 * NOW TYD11 1181 Oct 30-Apr 1 V31JP 1171 Jan 22- ?? V7 (N4XP+N6MZ) 1181 NOW -Dec/2000 VK0MM 1170, 1176, 1178-1182 * Jan 20-Mar 15 VK4FOC 1181 Jan 22-Feb 2 VP2EJ 1182 * Jan 20-May VP6BR 1180 Sep 29-Jan/2000 VQ9DX 1177 Feb 1 -Feb 6 XU7AAV 1181 Jan -Feb 4 XU7AKM ? 1175 Dec -Mar/2000 XV (VK6LC) 1177 Jan 24-Feb 24 XW (G4ZVJ) 1181 Jan 13-Feb 6 XZ0A 1179, 1181 Oct 29-May/2000 ZF2NT 1171 Jan 23-Jan ?? ZK1GNW 1182 * Jan 31-Mar 2 ZM7ZB 1182 * "NEW": 1182 *
160m 9V1PC 1821 2221Z OD5/OK1MU 1818 2219Z via OK1TN, bureau S21YP 1824 2033Z via G3REP TG9NX 1838 0618Z via N4FKZ, direct VK6HD 1821 2122Z via bureau DL2GG/YV5 1826 0537Z via DJ7AO, bureau XZ0A 1826 2012Z via W1XT, bureau 80m 8P6GE 3800 0709Z LZ0A 3795 0654Z via LZ1KDP, direct S79SXW 3504 1744Z via G3SXW, bureau SU9ZZ 3505 0321Z via OM3TZZ, bureau TE8CH 3795 0555Z via TI5KD VP2EJ 3505 0246Z via W5SJ, bureau YS1RR 3795 0645Z via DJ9ZB, bureau 40m 3B8CF 7006 0255Z via CBA OX3FV 7003 2014Z via bureau TG9EDG 7010 0605Z TR8XX 7008 0631Z via CBA V29TU 7000 2236Z via HB9TU, bureau XZ0A 7070 2000Z via W1XT, bureau YK1AO 7008 0459Z via CBA 30m 8Q7ET 10106 2212Z via PA5ET, bureau 5H3RK 10103 0323Z via SM0LRK 9U5D 10109 1945Z via SM0BFJ, direct C56JHF 10104 2346Z via SM0JHF, bureau FH/G3TXF 10104 2023Z via bureau FY/DJ0PJ 10117 2258Z via bureau KC0GPO/KH0 10106 1716Z via JE1RXJ S79TXF 10109 0140Z via G3TXF, bureau VR2GY 10107 1611Z via bureau 20m 5W0EE 14195 0703Z via DL1DX C21HC 14003 0721Z via DL9HCU CE8/R3CA 14260 2130Z via UA9OBA, also bureau FO5QB 14270 0932Z bureau or via Box 527, Papeete, French Polynesia FW5ZL 14195 0636Z NZ7Q/KH4 14012 0704Z via N6ZVA R1ANP 14017 1750Z via NT2X, direct only T32DA 14260 1058Z via W4ZYV ZK1BJA 14205 0617Z SC, via LA5VK, bureau 17m R1ANZ 18071 1643Z via RU1ZC, bureau 15m 3D2AG/R 21297 0811Z via CBA VP5/K4ISV 21290 1323Z via N2AU, also bureau VQ9CV 21260 1313Z via ND1V, bureau XX9AU 21265 1233Z via CBA ZK1GNW 21295 0851Z via I2YSB, bureau 12m 3W7TK 24956 0828Z via OK1HWB, bureau A61AN/m 24960 1226Z via CBA C56JHF 24893 1018Z via SM0JHF, bureau P43E 24940 1203Z via bureau S79TXF 24893 0819Z via G3TXF, bureau V73CW 24902 0848Z via AC4G, bureau XZ0A 24940 0731Z via W1XT, bureau 10m EK1700LF 28526 1212Z via KZ5RO FH/G3SXW 28026 1147Z via bureau FR5FD 28021 0923Z see DXNL 1168 KG4AU 28461 1730Z via W4WX, bureau
ON6DP published another update of his QSL Manager software. This freeware can be found at: http://www.dd3kf.de/on6dp.htm.
QSLs arrived buro: C56/G0SAH, EZ0AB (UA4FAO), FT5XN (F6PEN), FY5FY (F6EZV), EP2SMH, HR6XX (CX3CE), JW/DL3NRV
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