DX Newsletter 1094
May 4, 1998

DX-NL 1094 - May 4, 1998
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV

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

translated into English by Bob, DL7VOA
(e-mail: robster@bigfoot.de)


H40 - TEMOTU You can find an example of the special QSL which can be obtained for a 25 US $ donation to W6OSP (Bruce Buttler, 4220 Chardonnay Ct, Napa, CA 94558, USA) until May 10 if you check the homepage of the Northern California DX Foundation http://www.ncdxf.org or the H40AA homepage: http://www.iglou.com/n4gn/h40aa/ (see DXNL 1092). All other QSLs are managed by OH2BN, also via bureau.

ZK1 - SOUTH COOK Archie, ZK1CYR, will stay on Rarotonga (OC-013) for one week. QSL via WB4CYR.


3B7 - AGALEGA & ST BRANDON The announcement of 3B7AZ in DXNL 1093 seems to be wrong.

3B7 - ST BRANDON The DXpedition from Raphael Island (see DXNL 1090) shall commence on 10/15/20m CW on May 6th around 0900 UTC. The EU pilot station is Albert, HB9BGN, e-mail: muellerrosen@bluewin.ch (for NA: W6TER, AS: 4F3CV). QSL via bureau to HB9RF or to Box 37, 6319 Allenwinden, Switzerland. For Europe: SAE+postage 1 US$ or 1 IRC;outside Europe: SAE + 2 US$ or 2 IRC.

5H - TANZANIA Paul, 5H3PW, will stay in Maguma for at least four years. During the weekends you can find him after a sked on 21425 MHz from 1900 till 2000 UTC. QSL via N2CD.

CN - MOROCCO CN/F5LMK has been announced for 10-80m SSB from May 9-16.

CT3 - MADEIRA Rudi, CT3/DK4KL, will be QRV in CW/SSB on 30-10m from May 14-27.

ZD8 - ASCENSION Paul, ZD8V (via KF4OOX), and ZD8T (via AC4IV) are once again active from the old shack of the USAF Base. By now their transceiver runs by a car battery. ZD8V is on vacation in the US until June 4 and plans to attend Dayton's HAMvention.


6Y - JAMAICA Mitsumasa, N2HNQ/6Y5, is QRV in CW/SSB/RTTY on 12 and 15m. QSL via JH4IFF. - Katsuyuki, N8QDB/6Y5, was mostly active in CW on 20m/40m. QSL via JR4ISF. The length of stay of both is still not sure.

CY9 - ST PAUL Mike,VE9AA, plans another 10 day CY9AA activity between June 25 and July 15. He is still looking for CW/SSB operators and donors for equipment and QSLs. Contact: ve9aa@hotmail.com or ve9aa@nbnet.nb.ca. The QSLs for the 97 activity will be mailed within the next weeks.

HC - ECUADOR The Guayaquil Radio Club (GRC) commemorates its 75th anniversary by sending out a special QSL for QSOs with HC2GRC made on May 9. QSL via HC2GRC, Guayaquil Radio Club, Box 09-01-5757, Guayaquil, Ecuador.

HP - PANAMA Gary,K4GZ/HP3, and Bill,W4WX/HP3, will be in Volcan from May 12-18. QSL via the homecalls either via bureau or with return postage.


8Q - MALDIVES Jim, G0WBO, is QRV as 8Q7JJ from AS-013 on 10-20m (especially on 18165 and 24950 kHz) from May 4-18.

BY - CHINA The "BI7Y Ham Group" (BD7IA, BD7IX, BD7JA, BD7KW, BG7NQ, BD7YA) plans to operate from Xi-Sha on 40/20/15/10m in SSB, CW and RTTY until May 10. QSL DIRECT only via BD7JA: Yang, Box 1713, Guangzhou 510600, China.

JD1 - OGASAWARA ISLAND 7L1UVF/JD1 in SSB is hitting the airwaves from Chuchi Jima since April 27. QSL via homecall.

VU - INDIA Marc, ON4AVO/5N0MVE, who is now living in India will get his new callsign VU3MCF soon. Until now he is only allowed to work in CW but he hopes for an extension to SSB. QSL via ON7LX.


9H - MALTA 9H3UT will be active from Comino Island (EU-023) from May 13-27. QSL via bureau to DL9GDB.


DATE           CALL            DXNL

May 6 -May 17  3B7RF           1090
      -May 13  3B8/DL1MHM      1093
April -        3B8/3B9 (F5MUX) 1088
Early May      3C0             1093
Apr 30-May 7   3D2LJ, 3D2TS    1092
Early 1999     3Y (SSIDXG)     1091   
Mar 3 -May     4S7BRG          1084
soon           5N (exTT8AM)    1088
April -End 99  5V7BM           1089
now            N2HNQ/6Y5 etc   1094 *
April -Oct     7X0WW ??        1089
May 2 -May 8   8Q7DF           1093
May 4 -May 18  8Q7JJ  (?)      1094 *
May 13-May 27  9H3UT           1094 *
Mar 29-May 7   9M6CT           1087
Apr 10-May 22  9M8CC           1089

now   -May 10  BI7Y            1094 *
May 9 -May 16  CN/F5LMK        1094 *
May 14-May 27  CT3/DK4KL       1094 *
June  -July    CY9AA           1094 *
Apr 22-May 13  EA8/DK7ZH       1091
      -July    FG/F2HE         1091
Apr 1 -2000    FK (F5PFO)      1089
Nov 27-Dec 23  FT5ZH           1092
May 9          HC2GRC          1094 *
1999  -2000    HK0 Malpelo     1091
May 12-May 18  K4GZ/HP3 etc    1094 *
Apr 23-May 23  HR5/F2JD        1089
Apr 27-        7L1UVF/JD1      1094 *
soon           NO7F/KL7        1093

Apr 19-        PJ8DM           1093
this Summer    S04WW           1089
April -Sep     ST0AP           1090
May   -June    TJ (TT8JFC)     1092
now            VQ9KK, VQ9ZZ    1091
soon           VU3MCV          1094 *
April or May   XQ0X            1089
April -Mid May XV7SW           1089
now   -May 8   ZB2FX           1092
now            ZD8T  etc       1094 *            
now            ZK1CYR          1094 *
This autumn    ZK3FT           1088
Jan 9 -Jan 25  ZL9CI           1081

"NEW": 1094 *

Bandspots of the last 7 days

   RW9YY      1835  2244Z
   VE2RP      1844  0412Z

   3V8BB      3799  2247Z via I5JHW, bureau
   4S7BRG     3794  2111Z via HB9BRM, bureau
   CP1CI      3799  0220Z
   HF0POL     3507  2341Z via SP3BGD, bureau 
   TI5NW      3507  0348Z via W3CV, bureau
   VK6APZ     3798  2243Z via bureau

   3B8/K5KG   7003  2130Z via bureau
   8P9IR      7003  0427Z via DJ1TO, bureau
   3V8BB      7050  0449Z via I5JHW, bureau
   AP2KZD     7045  1902Z
   CP6IB      7003  0247Z via bureau
   DS5USH     7003  2101Z via bureau
   FK8HC      7044  1926Z via VK4FW, direct
   FO0FR      7005  0507Z via K6SLO
   HC1BKP     7047  0600Z
   JW/DJ3KR   7002  2156Z via DJ3KR
   VP5DA      7002  0533Z

   N2HNQ/6Y5 10107  0534Z via JH4IFF, bureau
   8P9IU     10104  0426Z via DL7UTO, bureau
   FG5XC     10105  0104Z via bureau
   HF0POL    10122  2040Z via SP3BGD, bureau 
   TI4VSG    10111  0113Z via bureau
   VK9LZ     10104  2028Z via N0AH
   ZL2UW     10108  0436Z via bureau

   FO5QG     14123  0639Z
   FS5PL     14260  1916Z via N0JT
   ZK1CYR    14225  0810Z via WB4CYR

   3D2LJ/p   18155  1211Z via JM1LJS
   3W7TK     18077  1255Z via OK1HWB
   9V1ZB     18112  1624Z via JL3WSL
   FO0FR     18135  1702Z via K6SLO
   FO5NL     18112  0921Z
   JT1BV     18070  1100Z via CBA
   KH8/N5OLS 18140  0922Z via N5JA
   TT8ZB     18134  0727Z via IK3ERN
   YJ0AWP    18136  0832Z via JA1WPX, bureau

   8Q7DF     21280  1250Z via IK5DMF
   9M8CC     21275  1319Z via PB0ALB
   FO0FR     21024  1743Z via K6SLO
   VQ9DH     21036  1058Z via WR5W

   8P9IR     24895  1812Z via DJ1TO, bureau
   9M8FC     24904  1049Z via CBA96
   D2AI      24935  1711Z via CT1EGH, direct
   FR5VZ     24899  0859Z via F8VZ
   S92AT     24945  1713Z via NJ2D
   ZD7VC     24947  1316Z via WT8S
   ZD8T      24955  1821Z via AC4IV

   3B8/K5KG  28011  1148Z via K5KG, bureau
   5X1T      28500  1807Z via ON5NT, bureau
   9M2TO     28017  1033Z via JA0DMV, bureau
   CP4BT     28013  1833Z via DL9OT, bureau
   CX2EW     28494  1402Z via EA1CQJ
   D2BB      28016  1415Z via W3HNK, direct
   FR5ZQ/T   28010  1541Z via CBA
   V51CM     28536  1251Z via WA2JUN
   XV7SW     28018  0946Z via SM5MX, bureau
   ZD9BV     28483  1654Z via W4FRU, direct


3D2MT (1998) via JJ1DWB; NOT via JJ1DBW - typo in DXNL 1093.


QSL Routes


QSLs arrived directly: CN2IB (OM3LA), V73UX, ZK1JD, XQ8ABF (LU8DPM)

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