DX Newsletter 1082
February 9, 1998

DX-NL 1082 - February 9, 1998
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV

(e-mail: mikeoerter.dj5av@t-online.de)

translated into English by Bob, DL7VOA
(e-mail: robert@wirtschaft.tu-ilmenau.de)


VP8A - ANTARCTICA New scientists are arriving at KC4AAC these days. The new operator is now Dave, N5WNB (formerly active as KC4AAF).


OKKDXF Pacific trip OK1TN, OK1KT and OK1VD are planning activities from: FO0 - TAHITI: Feb 20-24, A35 - TONGA: Mar 4-14, 5W - WESTERN SAMOA: Mar 13-23 (?), KH8 - AMERICAN SAMOA: Mar (?) 3D2 - FIJI: Mar 23-Apr 1. They'll emphasize the WARC and lowbands. QSLs via OKDXF, Box 73, Bradlec, 293-06 Mlada Boleslav, Czech Rep.

FO - FRENCH POLYNESIA FO0BUS is active mostly in CW on 40/20/15m from Tahiti, Bora Bora, Moorea, Huahine, Rangiroa and perhaps also from Tuamutu Island from Feb 9-14. QSL via W6MD.

KH6 - HAWAII W9RB/KH6 will be QRV on 10-40m from "Sea Q Maui" (OC-019) (also in the ARRL CW Contest) from Feb 16-21. - Al, NH7A, will be QRV again during the ARRL contests. QSL via N2AU.


3C - EQUATORIAL GUINEA Alan, 3C5I, shall be QRV already on 10/15/20m from Bioko (AF-010). Activities on the WARC bands will come in the future. QSL via Alan, Box 139082, Dallas, TX 75313, USA.

3X - GUINEA Steve, G0AEV, will be in Guinea for 15 weeks starting on Feb 16. He hopes to obtain a licence and wants to work on 6 and 10m first.

5N - NIGERIA Bogdan, 5N3CPR (ex 5N3/SP5XAR), is very active in the moment. QSL via SP5CPR, best via bureau.

TJ - CAMEROON Bob Ferrero, W6RJ, and his son Bob, W6KR, will be active as TJ1GB especially on 160m in the evenings/nights between Feb 15 and Mar 1. QSL via K6SLO (ex WA6SLO).


HR - HONDURAS HR6/KA2OIG is on the air from Morgan's Cay with 4 watts and a dipole on 30m from Feb 13-16. QSL via KA2OIG.

J6 - ST LUCIA Ted, K9IMM, and Carol, NS9L, will be on St. Lucia from Feb 15-23. Ted will participate in the ARRL CW Contest. QSL via WB9NOV.

KG4 - GUANTANAMO BAY Bill, W4WX/KG4GC, WV3N/KG4AU, K4QD/KG4QD, WA4OMS/KG4OS, KG4WD and KG4PK are QRV as KG4GC from NA-015 from Feb 13-20. Operations will include the ADRS WW RTTY WPX Contest (Feb 14/15). QSL direct via W4WX (Bill Gallier, 4094 Sandy Run Dr E, Middleburg, FL 32068, USA) or via bureau. After the contest they will use their own KG4 calls on all bands and modes. QSLs via homecalls. - W4ZYT/KG4ZK, NW3K/KG4CH and W4SD/KG4SD will be there also from Feb 17-24. During the ARRL CW Contest they'll sign KG4DZ (via W4SD) all other QSLs should be sent to their homecalls.

KP2 - US VIRGIN ISLANDS Larry, KE2VB, wants to participate in both ARRL SSB and CW Contest signing WP2Z from NA-106. WP2Z via KU9C, also via bureau.

P4 - ARUBA I2UIY, AI6V and W6OAT will be on the air as P40K, P4/I2UIY,P40V and P49V from mid February until mid March. They want to take part in the CW and SSB ARRL Contests and in the WWDX 160m SSB Contest.

VP5 - TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS K4LT, K8RF, KU8E, W8AV, W8TK, W9EFL, WA9S, W0CG, N8LGP, K8LJK and KC8BBE are QRV as VP5/homecall from Feb 14-28. To remember G3FXB they are using the call VP5FXB (QSL via W8AV) in the ARRL CW Test. QSLs via homecalls.

XE - MEXICO N5TU, N5RP, KZ5MM, W5MJ and XE2KB will be active as XA5T during the ARRL CW Contest.


WW RTTY WPX Contest: Feb 14, 0000 UTC till Feb 15, 2400 UTC. Bands: 10-80m. Work also your own country! Exchange: RST+QSO number.

ARRL DX Contest CW: Feb 21, 0000 UTC till Feb 22, 2400 UTC. Bands: 10-160m. Work: W/VE stations (except KH6/KL7). Exchange: RST+output (W/VE: state).


DATE           CALL            DXNL

Mar 23-Apr 1   3D2 (OKKDXF)    1082 *
Feb 16-Jun     3X  (G0AEV)     1082 *
Mar 23-Mar 30  5W  (OKKDXF)    1082 *
Feb 2 -Feb 16  8P9FX           1081
Feb 4 -Feb 25  9G1AA           1050, 1080
      -Feb 22  9G5BQ           1081
Feb 5 -Mar 1   9G5VJ           1072, 1080
Feb 12-Feb 24  9M0C            1057, 1077
Feb 20-Mar 6   9N1UD           1074
Mar 4 -Mar 14  A35 (OKKDXF)    1082 *
Jan 20-Dec 99  A4  (A92BE)     1080
End of Feb     C6A (W's)       1081
Feb 8 -Feb 16  C91LCK etc      1081
Mar            FG  (F2HE)      1080/1081*
Feb 20-Feb 24  FO0 (OKKDXF)    1082 *
Feb 20-Feb 24  FO0BUS          1082 *
Jan 1 -Feb     FT5/FR5HR       1078-1081
Jan 21-Mar 18  FT5WG           1071, 1078
Feb 1 -Feb 22  VE3BW/HR6       1080
Feb 10-Mar 1   J3/K4LTA etc    1076
Feb 15-Feb 23  J6  (W's)       1082 *
Nov 25-Feb 20  JG8NQJ/JD1      1072
Feb 1 -Oct     JX7DFA          1081
Feb 13-Feb 20  KG4GC           1082 *
Feb 17-Feb 24  KG4DZ           1082 *
Feb 14-Feb 16  KH0/JN1TCC etc  1081
Mar 5 -Mar 12  KH1 (W's)       1080
now            N2NL/KH2        1081
Feb 4 -Feb 27  KH5, KA4IST etc 1080
Feb 28-Mar 1   KH5K (W's)      1080
Feb 21-Mar 8   KH6N (NH7A)     1082 *
Feb 16-Feb 21  W9RB/KH6        1082 *
Mar            KH8 (OKKDXF)    1082 *
Feb 5 -Feb 17  KP2/W0BV        1081
Dec 15-Mar 15  LU1ZC           1075
Feb   -Mar     P40K etc        1082 *
Feb 2 -Feb 15  P4/K2LE         1080
      -Mar     S21YE           1079
      -Mar     S79MX           1081
      -Jul/Aug TJ1FT           1081
Feb 15-Mar 1   TJ1GB           1082 *
Feb 5 -Mar     TR8CR           1080
Jan 15-Mar     TT8JE           1077, 1079
now            V73AT           1081
Feb 7 -Feb 16  VP5CK           1080
Feb 14-Feb 28  PV5FXB etc      1082 *
soon           WH2Z            1079
Jan 22-Mar 9   XT2DM           1079
      -Mar     ZK1DI           1073, 1078
early 1999     ZL9             1081

"NEW": 1082 *

Bandspots of the last 7 days

   3DA0CA     1827  0328Z via W4DR, direct
   A92GD      1833  0304Z via K1SE, direct
   CN2IB      1824  0701Z via OM1APD
   EM1HO      1829  0500Z via I2OJA, bureau
   JX7DFA     1828  1903Z via LA7DFA
   JY9QJ      1815  0432Z via DL5MBY, bureau
   S79MX      1832  2217Z via HB9MX, bureau
   YB1AQS     1825  2119Z via DK7YY, bureau
   YS1X       1827  0442Z via OH2BU, bureau
   ZS4TX      1836  0341Z via bureau

   D68YN      3508  2139Z via HB9CYN, bureau
   VP8CTR     3800  0722Z via DL5EBE, bureau
   YS1X       3789  0656Z via OH2BU, bureau

   BV7FD      7012  1954Z via bureau
   R1ANZ      7044  1938Z via UW1ZC, bureau
   YS1X       7045  0841Z via OH2BU, bureau
   ZL1AMO     7010  0623Z via bureau

   CN2IB     10108  0734Z via OM1APD
   D68YV     10103  1858Z via HB9CYV, bureau
   V63BR     10102  1511Z via AA5US
   YK1AH     10104  1810Z via Box 9597, Damaskus, Syria
   YS1X      10108  0157Z via OH2BU, bureau
   ZK1DI     10106  0550Z via DK1RV, bureau
   ZL1MH     10108  0704Z

   3C1GS     14205  0812Z via EA5BYP, bureau
   3D2ER     14173  0834Z via Box 184, Suva, Fiji
   FT5WG     14280  1639Z via F6APU
   KH6CF     14008  1847Z
   VK9NA     14015  0822Z via DF3VN, bureau

   DF5WA/6Y5 18073  1630Z via bureau
   JD1BIY    18120  0900Z Minami Torishima, via bureau
   KP2/W0BV  18075  1314Z via W0BV
   TI7DBS    18155  1511Z via bureau or CBA
   VE3BW/HR6 18068  1402Z via bureau
   VP2EKS    18155  1325Z via HB9KS
   YS1X      18077  1639Z via OH2BU
   ZL4DJ     18158  0805Z

   C91LCK/p  21260  1106Z via I4LCK, bureau
   CP4BT     21014  1234Z via DL9OT, bureau
   D2BB      21010  1105Z via W3HNK, direct
   V63BR     21015  1105Z via AA4US

   DF5WA/6Y5 24901  1551Z via bureau
   A45XR     24893  0922Z via SP5EXA, bureau
   CN2IB     24894  1027Z via OM1APD
   D2BB      24905  1126Z via W3HNK, direct
   D68YN     24947  1215Z via HB9CYN, bureau
   JWM       24950  1237Z via Box 35, 80325 Gdansk 37, Poland
   JX3EX     24945  1155Z via LA3EX, bureau
   KP2/W0BV  24895  1525Z via W0BV
   S79MX     24908  1100Z via HB9MX, bureau
   ZL2AGY    24899  1028Z via bureau

   9X0A      28492  1007Z via DL5WM
   A45XR     28007  1155Z via SP5EXA, bureau
   D68YN     28487  1115Z via HB9CYN, bureau
   FR5DD     28020  1416Z via CBA
   V51AT     28018  1006Z via DF2JQ
   VK6ACY    28495  0847Z
   VR98LC    28010  0945Z via bureau
   ZD7HI     28495  1307Z via N2AU, direct


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