DX-NL 1075 - December 8, 1997
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
translated into English by Bob, DL7VOA
VP8 - SOUTH SHETLAND LU1ZC is situated on Deception Island/South Shetlands and will be activated in CW by Hector, LU6UO, Ernie, LU4AXV, and two more op's from December 15 until the end of February 1998. QSL via LU6EF, GACW, Box 9, 1875 Wilde, Buenos Aires, Argentine.
H4/YJ - SOLOMON ISLANDS/VANUATU Holger, DL7IO, and Birgit, DL7IQ, are heading towards the Pacific. They will be QRV as YJ0IO from December 9-16 and after that as H44IO and H44IQ (?) until (at least) January 3. During the second week of February they will be active from either the Solomons or Vanuatu. On their way back via Fiji you should not expect any radio activities. You can search the log of this DXpedition in the WWW. Check: http://ve7tcp.ampr.org/cgi-bin/dl7io. QSL via DL7VRO when possible via bureau or via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Direct via: DL7VRO, Fritz Bergner, Sterndamm 199, D-12378 Berlin, Germany.
T31 - CENTRAL KIRIBATI Norbert, DF6FK, will be on Kanton Island (OC-043) again from Dec 25 until January 10. QSL via DF6EK.
3V - TUNISIA Albert, F2KN (not F2KDN!), is active as 3V8BB from Dec 9-15.
3X - GUINEA DJ6SI and DJ9ZB are QRV as 3XA8DX from Dec 9-15. QSL via the CBA of Baldur, DJ6SI.
5A - LIBYA The 5A2A team finished their DXpedition with 25000 QSOs in the log.
9Q - CONGO Karl, K4YT, is activating the station of 9Q5PA in Kinshasa signing 9Q5YT from December 9-13. QSL via his brother W2TK.
C5 - GAMBIA C56/G0ULN (perhaps as C56LE) shall be QRV in SSB only on either 14200 or 21200 kHz between December 19 and January 9. QSL via Lee Fuller, Box 803, Hull, HU7 4BY, Great Britain.
FT5Z - AMSTERDAM ISLAND Eric, FT5ZG, does his sked/list operation on 14278 kHz until Dec 97 each saturday and sunday around 1600 UTC. The easiest way to get on the list is a packet mail to F5PFP@F8KLY.FRHA.FRA.EU or in the DX- cluster F6KDF-8. QSL via REF bureau or direct to F5RQQ.
FT5X - KERGUELEN ISLAND F6IHY will be QRV as FT5XN from Port au Français between Dec 13 and June 1998. He will use an IC 730 with 100 watts, verticals and di- poles to be QRV on 14209, 21209/21309, 28509, 18159 and 24959 kHz. QSL via REF bureau to F6PEN. Though Helios makes a stopover on Crozet island he has no time for hitting the airwaves from this distant place.
TR - GABON TR8CA, Alain Combelles, BT 1293, Libreville,Gabon and TR8XX, TR8IG, TR8JCV, TR8SL, TR8SF are on 7045 kHz every sunday. He works also in packet radio (TR0A-1) on 21098 and 10149 kHz. QSL via F6CBC, Jean Charon, 19 Rue Gabriel Moussa, F-33320 Eysines, France.
C6 - BAHAMAS Bill, KM1E, will be QRV again as C6AGN from Green Turtle Cay from mid December until mid January and once again in April/May. Bill prefers to work on 6m and 160m. QSL via W1DIG.
HP - PANAMA Like many people working abroad Gerard, F2JD/HP1XBI, will head home during X-mas between December 16 and mid January.
4K - AZERBAIJAN Yannick, F6FYD, -staying in New Delhi right now- will be QRV again as 4J0FR between December 23 and January 6. QSL via buro to F6AJA.
8Q - MALDIVES Yuu Yoshitani, JA3IG/K1NT, will be QRV as 8Q7IG especially in CW on the high bands from Dec 19-25. QSL via JA3IG.
GJ - GUERNSEY Jay, MU0BKA/MW0BKA, is visiting Europe. QSL via K4ZLE.
ARRL 10m Contest CW+SSB (no crossmode): Dec 13, 0000 UTC-Dec 14, 2400 UTC. Exchange: DX: RS(T)+QSO number, W/VE: RS(T)+state/province.
DATE CALL DXNL Nov 26-Dec 12 3B8/F6HMJ 1072 Dec 16-Dec 20 3D (G's) 1074 -Jan 98 3D2AG/p 1073 Dec 9 -Dec 15 3V8BB (F2KN) 1074 * Dec 9 -Dec 15 3XA8DX ? 1075 * Dec 23-Jan 6 4J0FR 1075 * Nov 19-Dec 10 5V7A etc 1071 Jan 22-Jan 25 7P8 (ZS6's) 1073 Dec 19-Dec 25 8Q7IG 1075 * End of 97 9G1AA 1050 -Dec 98 9K2ZZ 1074 Feb 14-Feb 24 9M0C 1057 Feb 20-Mar 6 9N1UD 1074 Dec 9 -Dec 13 9Q5YT 1075 * Dec 17-Dec 21 A43XXV 1065 Dec 19Jan 9 C56/G0ULN 1075 * Nov 24-Dec 13 C56/JA1OEM 1072 Dec -Jan C6AGN 1075 * Dec 10-Dec 17 C6AIE 1074 now C91JM 1074 Nov -Dec EP (SP5INQ) 1052 Dec FP/W8MV etc 1074 Dec 97-Feb 98 FT5WG 1071 Dec 13-Jun 98 FT5XN 1075 * Dec 17-Jan 3 H44IO,H44IQ ? 1075 * Jan 98-Dec 98 HF0POL 1074 Nov 26-Jan 19 HS0/DL2FDK 1072 Nov 17-Dec 10 HS/G4JMB 1070 Nov -Dec 14 HS0AC 1073 Dec 22-Jan 9 J8/DF2SS 1072 Nov 25-Feb 20 JG8NQJ/JD1 1072 Nov 25-Dec 15 JL1KFR/JD1 1072 Dec 15-Feb 98 LU1ZC 1075 * -Dec 10 MU0BKA 1075 * Nov 1 - NH2/NH6D 1072 -Apr 30 P40MR 1074 Dec 10-Dec 17 PJ8/KG8XV 1073 Dec 25-Jan 10 T31 (DF6FK) 1075 * -Dec TL8PL 1073 Nov 30-Dec 13 TT37Y 1074 Dec 15-Dec 20 TZ6HP 1073 Nov 11-Jan 99 TZ6JA 1073 -Dec TZ6VV 1070 Dec 9 -Dec 16 YJ (DL7IO) 1075 * now ZK1DI 1073 "NEW": 1075 *
160m 3E1DX 1832 0656Z via KU9C, also bureau 5A2A 1830 2057Z via DL3KDV, bureau 8P9HT 1835 0411Z via K4BAI, bureau 8Q7DV 1836 0359Z via UA9CI A45ZN 1831 1927Z via Tony, Box 981, Muscat 113, Oman BV4ME 1828 2105Z via bureau FP5/W8MV 1831 0448Z via W8MV JY8ZW 1829 2022Z via K4ZW KL7Y 1834 0709Z via bureau or CBA P40P 1831 0452Z via N4PN, direct TF3IRA 1821 0444Z via bureau or CBA V26E 1830 0525Z via AB2E VK6VZ 1829 2059Z via bureau WB9Z 1822 0705Z 80m 7X2BK 3798 1744Z via I0WDX, direct 9Y4H 3794 0404Z via K6NA, direct AL7O 3505 1755Z BV4YC 3503 1623Z TI4CF 3792 0555Z via W3HNK, direct OY1YG 3505 2312Z via LA3XIA YB5QZ 3502 2303Z via Box 1035, Pekanbaru 28010, Indonesia 40m 5X1M 7007 2133Z via ON5NT, bureau 6C50O 7006 1437Z via YK1AO ? 8Q7DV 7006 1923Z via UA9CI AL7O 7006 1721Z CP6IB 7006 0311Z via bureau XE1ZEX 7065 0738Z YB0DX 7055 2030Z ZK1DI 7004 0738Z via DK1RV, bureau 30m 3E1DX 10104 0500Z via KU9C, also bureau 5A2A 10103 1657Z via DL3KDV, bureau BD4ED 10102 2332Z via Box 85299, Shanghai, China OX/OZ8AE 10109 1950Z via bureau TI2PZ 10102 2208Z via Box 1816, San Jose, Costa Rica 20m 6C50O 14008 1240Z via Box 245, Damascus, Syria J69LU 14188 2003Z V73AT 14214 0808Z via K2CL ZP27T 14261 0927Z via ZP5WYV 17m 3E1DX 18149 1455Z via KU9C, also bureau CV0EUA 18083 0944Z via CX1SI P43E 18145 1455Z ZF2MK 18131 1419Z via K9MK, bureau 15m CP4BT 21290 1542Z via CP0ARA JR0BQD/JD1 21015 0753Z via bureau WH6T 21300 1050Z via AH6IO TT8JFC 21305 1003Z via WA4ZJB ZF2RV 21010 1505Z via WJ7R, bureau 12m 5X1M 24950 1131Z via ON5NT, bureau BV7FC 24900 1128Z via bureau FR5VZ 24890 1311Z via F8VZ HH2LQ 24950 1353Z via NN6C JD1YBJ 24896 1022Z wie JL1KFR/JD1 VR97LC 24898 0920Z via bureau YJ8UU 24945 0918Z via ZL2HE, direct 10m 5R8FV 28450 0928Z JL1KFR 28020 0933Z see DXNL 1072 V51HK 28505 1100Z via DL6OBS VP8CTR 28007 1355Z via DL5EBE, bureau WH6T 28480 0942Z via AH6IO
Correction: 9K2GS ONLY for WWDX CW 97 via K2PF, else via W6YJ!
QSLs arrived directly: A92GD (K1SE), CX4NF, CY0AA (WD8SDL), FH/DJ2BW, T77C, FP5EJ (K2RW), JD1/7J1AYK (W5VSZ), R1MVI (OH5NE), RA2FZ (W3HNK), T32BI (KH6DFW), YI9CW (DF3NZ)
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