DX-NL 1069 - October 27, 1997
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
translated into English by Bob, DL7VOA
3D - FIJI Gerard, PA3AXU, will use the call 3D2XU during his holiday from November 4-8. QSL to his address: G. Dijkers, Dr P.A.Cornethof 3, NL-6669 AZ Dodewaard, The Netherlands.
3D2 - ROTUMA ISLAND Ron, ZL1AMO, could become active as 3D2RW/R for about one week starting November 8. QSL via homecall.
KH0 - NORTH MARIANAS KH0/JA4DND (QSL via JA4DND), KH0/JA1HGY (via JA1HGY), W1BRK/KH0 (via JA1BRK), WH2Q/WH0 (via JI1DLZ), KH0/JA1HYF (via JA1HYF) and KH0/JR1MLU (via JR1MLU) are QRV from Saipan (IOTA OC-086) between October 31 and November 3.
KH5K - KINGMAN REEF Unfortunately Chuck, N4BQW, did not hit the airwaves from Kingman. He returns home from Christmas Island/T32.
9J - ZAMBIA Ely, IN3VZE, is active from Lusaka as 9J2CE until November 10. QSL via buro to IN3VZE or direct to Ely Camin, Corso 3 Novembre 136/21, I-38100 Trento TN, Italy.
EL - LIBERIA EL/K3KN is now EL2JR. QSL via KB3U.
TZ - MALI Baldur was active as TZ6SI (mostly in CW) from October 23-29. QSL via DJ6SI.
ZD8 - ASCENSION ISLAND Paul, KF4OX, starts a new job on the island around October 29. His call is ZD8V. QSL via KF4OOX or to Paul Hutley, CSR 6310 Ascension, Box 4915, Patrick AFB, FI 32925, USA or to his dad Vater, Paul L Hutley, 298 Logan Ave, Sharon, PA 16146, USA. - Besides from Paul there is also Dave, AC4IV, on the island who activates the bands as ZD8T in his spare time.
ZD9 - TRISTAN DA CUNHA Ian, ZD9IL, activates 10/15/20m with his dipole nearly daily. His QSL manager ZS5BBO hopes that they find a sponsor for a new beam. Edwin gets the paper logs by ship three to four times a year. QSL via ZS5BBO, Edwin Musto, Box 211032, Bluff, 4036, South Africa.
C6 - BAHAMAS Lluis, EA3ELM, and Jon, EA2KL, are active as C6AHN in CW and SSB from Abaco Island (IOTA NA-080) from November 1-18. QSL via EA3ELM.
CP - BOLIVIA CP6AA by OH0XX was cancelled on short notice because of heavy storm damages.
FM - MARTINIQUE Ralph, K2PF, and Steve, KU9C, were QRV as FM/K2PF in the WWDX SSB. They are still active even on WARC, RS12 and in RTTY. QSL via K2PF.
HR - HONDURAS Rod, N6CLI, will activate 15/17/20m during the first three weeks in November. QSL via N6LCI.
AP - PAKISTAN Tariq, AP2TJ, writes that the prefix AP was abused in CW by several pirates. The last one was AP2ZP on 21007 kHz. Genuine CW stations are only Hasnat, AP2HA, Yunus, AP2MY, and Shadid, AP2SD (QRT in the moment) and Nasir, AP2NK, and Tariq, AP2TJ (both active only from time to time). Still no licenses will be issued to foreigners in Pakistan!
EY - TADZHIKISTAN Karl, EY8/K4YT, is in Dushanbe for the last time between October 31 and November 5. QSL via W2TK (see DXNL 1043).
HS - THAILAND Masu, AJ3M/JE2UFU, will stay in Bangkok from Oct 27 till Nov 14. He hopes to become active as E22AAA. QSL possibly via HS1CHB.
VU - INDIA Yannick, F6FYD/VU, is waiting for Jim, VK9NS/VU2JBS to visit him for several weeks. Besides of the VU2JBS activity from New Delhi they try to obtain licenses for the Laccadives and Andamans.
V8/9M8 - BRUNEI/EAST MALAYSIA The correct calls are: V85TG, 9M8TG and 9M8YY (DXNL 1067). QSL via JH3GAH, Taiei Gotoh, 154 Koyasan Wakayama-pref. 648-0211, Japan.
WAE DX CONTEST RTTY: Nov 8, 0000 UTC till Nov 9, 2400 UTC. Bands: 10-80m. Exchange: RST+QSO number. QTCs from DX to EU with (10 QTCs per station).
DATE CALL DXNL Nov 4 -Nov 8 3D2XU 1069 * Nov 8 -Nov 15 3D2RW/R ? 1069 * now 3W5MNB etc 1068 now 4S7ZNG 1068 Oct 27-Nov 21 4U1ITU 1067 Nov 25-Dec 4 5A1A 1057 Nov 21-Dec 2 AG9A/6Y5 etc 1068 Oct 30-Nov 10 8Q7AJ 1067 End of 97 9G1AA 1050 ??? -Nov 10 9J2CE 1069 * Feb 14-Feb 24 9M0C 1057 Oct 20-Nov 16 9M6CT 1063 -Dec 97 9U2L ??? 1068 Dec 17-Dec 21 A43XXV 1065 Nov 1 -Nov 18 C6AHN 1069 * Oct 24-Nov 2 CY0DX 1066 Oct 17-Nov 8 DU3/AH8E 1066 ??? -Nov 7 EL2JR 1066 Nov -Dec EP (SP5INQ) 1052 Oct 31-Nov 5 EY8/K4YT 1069 * Oct 24-Oct 31 FJ/F6BUM 1068 now FM/K2PF 1069 * Oct 5 -??? FT5?/FR5HR 1066 Sep 8 -Nov FW5XX 1061 Oct 31-Nov 8 HB0/HA5RT etc 1068 Sep 25-Oct HK0 (HK3JJH) 1062 Nov HR (N6CLI) 1069 * Oct 27-Nov 14 HS (JE2UFU) 1069 * Oct 22-Nov 3 J3 (DL5MAE) 1067 Oct 30-Nov 17 J3 (DL8LAS) 1067 End of Oct J37K 1063 Oct 10-Apr 98 JX3EX 1066 Oct 23-Oct 29 KG4QD etc 1067 Oct 31-Nov 3 KH0 (JA?s) 1069 * now W5RXP/KH3 1068 Oct 25-Nov 1 P4/NE8Z 1067 Soon S21ZA 1065 Oct 21-Nov 4 S92FC etc 1066 Oct 17-??? KE8RO/TF 1068 Oct 26-Nov 10 TF/OZ5IPA 1067 Oct 23-Oct 29 TZ6SI 1069 * Nov 16-Dec 1 V47CA 1059 End of Oct V8EA 1063 Oct 25-Oct 31 VK0ANARE 1068 -Nov VQ9AI 1065 Oct -Nov WP2Z etc 1066 Oct 29-??? ZD8V 1069 * End of Oct ZF2AH 1066 "NEW": 1069 *
160m 7X2RO 1830 0028 via OM3CGN, bureau 9M2AX 1830 2228 FP/N8CC 1825 2141 via K8AQM DL7DF/HR3 1827 0356 via DL7DF, bureau KH6AT 1834 0638 via N6CFM OY9JD 1822 2313 V26E 1831 0520 via AB2E 80m FM/K2PF 3796 0615 via K2PF, bureau FP/N8CC 3505 0222 via NU8Z FS5PL 3727 0246 via N0JT VP5T 3792 0459 via N2VW, bureau YB2PBX 3798 2113 ZL7AA 3795 1601 via ZL2AL, bureau ZX0F 3690 2231 via PY5EG, bureau 40m CY0DX 7011 0838 via VA3EU FG/KI6FE 7057 0531 FP5BZ 7075 0152 via F5TPJ HH2PK 7054 0524 DL7DF/HR3 7010 0746 via DL7DF, bureau V26B 7070 2219 via WT3Q VP9ID 7068 0948 via K1EFI 30m CY0DX 10121 2314 via VA3EU DS5USH 10102 1650 bureau or CBA 97 FJ/F6BUM 10102 0053 FP/KG8GO 10115 0102 via K8AQM J3/DL5MAE 10002 2327 V26AK 10111 2119 via WB2P, bureau TZ6SI 10103 1935 via DJ6SI 20m N4BQW/KH5 14195 1707 via WA4FFW V26E 14039 0721 via AB2E V31MX 14142 2052 via K0BCN VK0TS 14222 0621 via VK1AUS, direct 17m KH0A 18079 1105 via JF1MIA V73C 18124 0852 via AC4G, bureau VK9NL 18075 1052 Box 90, 2899 Norfolk Island, Australia 15m 3D2DI 21266 0755 Bill, Box 184, Suva, Fiji 4U1WRC 21014 1104 via 4U1ITU, bureau 5N37CPR 21017 1256 via SP5CPR, bureau 9M8R 21220 1114 via W7EJ, direct ZD9IL 21292 0853 via ZS5BBO 12m A92GD 24945 1220 via K1SE CO2OR 24896 1602 via bureau FJ/F6BUM 24894 1157 FM/K2PF 24950 1245 K9AW/KH2 24898 0836 via WF5T, also bureau TZ6SI 24902 1439 via DJ6SI V26AK 24897 1443 via WB2P, bureau VP5/W2OF 24905 1332 via K2SB, bureau ZD9BV 24908 1010 via W4FRU ZL7AA 24945 0714 via ZL2AL, bureau 10m A92FZ 28498 0749 via W3HC, direct CW5R 28495 1327 via CX2ABC FM/K2PF 28425 1724 via K2PF J28MD 28487 0803 via CBA KG4QD 28407 1930 via K4QD, bureau P3A 28528 0931 via W3HNK V51BG 28528 0936 via bureau V85HG 28472 0846 via CBA VK4MR 28482 0710 via bureau or CBA
The CQ World Wide SSB DX Contest with its long band openings also on the higher bands made a lot of DX stations activating the bands. Here is an excerpt from The DAILY DX with QSL routes for the WWDX SSB 1997:
CALL QSL VIA - CALL QSL VIA 3B8/CX4CR CX3AN - 3DA5A JH7FQK 4U1WRC bureau - 5X1Z SM7PKK 6V1C 6W1QV - 8P9Z K4BAI 9H3YG DF4RD - 9K2HN bureau 9M8R W7EJ - 9M8TG JH3GAH A47RS A47RS - C6AJT W4CJK CI9DH bureau - CT3BX HB9CRV CW1D CX1AK - CY0DX VA3EU V8EA JH7FQK - EA8ZS EA8ZS EL/K3KN KB3U - EM1HO I2PJA FG5BG JF2DQJ - FK8GM WB2RAJ FO8DX KG6AR - FP/KG8CO K8AQM FS5PL N0JT - FW5XX ON4QM HB0/HB9AON DJ2YE - HC8N AA5BT IC8JAH IC8SDL - IH9/OL5Y OK1FUA II9ZZ IT9PKO - J3A WA8LOW JW5NM LA5NM - JX3EX LA3EX JY8XY W9XY - KG4QD K4QD KH6/N0KE N0KE - KH6/W8QZA W8QZA KH0A JF1MIA - LW8EXF LW8EXF NH2C JI3ERV - NH7A N2AU NP3D W3HNK - OF0TA OH2TA P29AS K6VNX - P3A W3HNK P40E W3HNK - P40W N2MM PJ9/W9QQ W9QQ - PJ9B K2SB S97A CT1EAT - SV8CS SV8CS T70A T70A - TF/OZ5IPA OZ5AAH TK5NN TK5NN - V26B WT3Q V31DX N2AU - V31MX K0BCN V47KP K2SB - V47NS W9NY VP5T N2VW - VP9ID K1EFI WP2Z KU9C - XF3/EA3BT EA3BT YM3SV TA3YJ - Z2/DF3XZ DF3XZ Z38G OH3GZ - ZD8Z VE3HO ZF2AH W6VNR - ZF2VR WB8WCU ZM7A ZL2AL - ZS9F KK3S EA8BH automatically- VE2QRZ (Zone 2) via WB2K
QSLs arrived via buro: 3C5A (N6ZZ), 5H3ES (DF9SU), 5X4DEL (WB3DNA), A41LD, 8Q7CR (DF5JR), 8Q7YV (HB9CYV), 9G5CW (DL2RUM), D2EV (DL3KBQ), CE5BPE, CP8XA (DB9NB), FR/DL1VJ, FY/DJ0PJ, FY5YE (W5SVZ), DF5JT/HK0
QSLs arrived directly: BV9AYA (BV2KI)
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