DX-NL 1098 - June 1, 1998
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
translated into English by Bob, DL7VOA
FO - FRENCH POLYNESIA Pierre, F5GSK, will stay on Tahiti (OC-046) and is QRV as FO5QE until Jan 1999. QSL via Pierre Boutheon, SP 91628, F-00200 Armees, Postes Aux Armees, Paris, France.
V6 - MICRONESIA Peter, V63PD, is now staying on Chuuk Island (OC-011) and is still waiting for his antenna. QSL ONLY via the CBA of VK4AAR, Alan Roocroft, c/o Post Office, Dalveen QLD 4374, Australia. Alan has also an e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.orgVK0 - MACQUARIE ISLAND Jim Smith, VK9NS, was talking with Tom, VK5TS/VK0TS, who activated Macquarie in mid 1997. Tom will NOT return to Macquarie but will go to the Davis Base/Antarctica in July. Jim proposed to look for a reliable VK0TS QSL manager.
5X - UGANDA Mats, SM7PKK/5X1Z, is packing his things in Sweden to move to Uganda. He states that this includes also his incoming QSLs. His DXpedition homepage is at: http://home1.swipnet.se/~w-17565/
A2 - BOTSWANA Dave, S6RVG, and Dick, ZS6CAL, were announced as A25/ZS6PDX in SSB/ CW/RTTY/SSTV for June 11-17.
FR - REUNION ISLAND Michael, FR/DL1MBM, was announced to be active by the end of May. QSL via homecall.
FT/Z - AMSTERDAM ISLAND Bernard Sidarnet, ex FB8XW and FB8YI, now received the call FT5ZI to be active between April 13 and December.
6Y - JAMAICA Masii, JE3MAS, will quit his stay on July 23. QSLs for 6Y6A, 6Y5XX or WH6X/6Y5 are all managed by JG3KIV.
C6 - BAHAMAS C6AKA from Bimini Island is QRV especially in CW and RTTY on 6-80m between May 30 and June 17. QSL via homecall DL7VOG.
HR - HONDURAS Gerard, HR3/F2JD, was on the air from Cayos Cochinos (NA-160) from May 16-19. Earlier he was sending HR6/F2JD and NA-057 by mistake! QSL via bureau to F6AJA.
YS - EL SALVADOR Raymundo, active as YS1RRD since 1963, has now the new call YS1RR.
9K - KUWAIT As far as the weather allows it Hamad, 9K2HN, plans to operate as 9K2HN/p from Kubbar Island (AS-118) on June 6. QSL via bureau or direct to 9K2HN, Hamad J Al-Nusif, Box 29174, 13152 Safat, Kuwait.
9M2 - WESTERN MALAYSIA G3LIV is QRV in CW from Langkawi Island (AS-058) from June 5-14. If requested Johnny also operates SSB. QSL via G3LIV.
HZ - SAUDI ARABIA Mike, K3UOC, quit his WPX CW activity as 7Z5OO and will return to the US by mid June. QSL direct via N2AU.
VR2 - HONG KONG VR2/F6BHK will stay in Hong Kong for the next two years. QSL via homecall.
XU - CAMBODIA Ichinose, XU6BND, is QRV (mostly on 15m CW) until mid June. QSL via his homecall JA6BND.
TF - ICELAND TF/DL6DQW is QRV in CW/SSB between May 29 and June 4. Perhaps he will activate EU-071 on June 5/6. QSL via DL6DQW.
Senator Barry Goldwater, K7UGA, passed away at the age of 89 on May 29. Though being a representative of the most influential government of this world he was very active in support of Amateur Radio several times.
Gilberto Affonso Penna, PY1AFA, who was organizer of the WWSA CW Contest since 1981 passed away, too. A posting from South America states that this is the reason for the CANCELLATION of the CW contest on June 13/14.
IARU Region 1 CW Fieldday: June 6, 1500Z - June 7, 1500Z. Bands: 10-160m. Work: Everybody, especially "/p" stations, also from the own country. Exchange: RST+QSO number, fixed stations also without number.
WW South America CW Contest: CANCELLED !!! Planned Dates: June 13, 1200Z till June 14, 1800Z on 10-80m. Work: all. Exchange: RST+continent, Europe=EU.
DATE CALL DXNL Early 1999 3Y (SSIDXG) 1091 soon 5N (exTT8AM) 1088 April -End 99 5V7BM 1089 soon 5X1LH 1097 -Jul 23 6Y6A 1098 * June 7O (HA5PP) ? 1097 April -Oct 7X0WW ?? 1089 Jun 6 - 9K2HN/p 1098 * Jun 5 -Jun 14 9M2 (G3LIV) 1098 * Jun 11-Jun 17 A25/ZS6PDX 1098 * Early 1999 A5 (JH1AJT) 1095 Jun 1 -Jun 8 A61AD 1097 May 30-Jun 17 C6AKA 1098 * Jun 25-July CY9AA 1094 -July FG/F2HE 1091 Apr 1 -2000 FK (F5PFO) 1089 -Jan 99 FO5QE 1098 * now FR/DL1MBM 1098 * July ? FR5ZU/T 1095 Nov 27-Dec 23 FT5ZH 1092 Apr 13- FT5ZI 1098 * 1999/2000 HK0 (Malpelo) 1091 Apr 27- 7L1UVF/JD1 1094 May - JL1KFR/JD1 1096 May 31-Jun 3 JW9PJA etc 1098 * soon NO7F/KL7 1093 Apr 19- PJ8DM 1093 Summer 1998 S04WW 1089 April -Sep ST0AP 1090 May 25-Jun 14 SV8/SM7DAY 1097 May 29-Jun 4 TF/DL6DQW 1098 * May -June TJ (TT8JFC) 1092 soon V63PD 1098 * -Nov VE2BQB 1096 Jun 1 -Jun 8 K1EFI/VP9 1097 now VQ9ZZ 1091 -2000 VR2/F6BHK 1098 * soon VU3MCV 1094 POSTPONED: Sep XQ0X 1089 -mid Jun XU6BND 1098 * April -mid May XV7SW 1089 now ZD8T etc. 1094 Autumn 1998 ZK3FT 1088 Jan 9 -Jan 25 ZL9CI 1081 "NEW": 1098 *
160m 9M6AAT 1826 1919Z via UA9CI P3A 1834 2300Z via W3HNK, direct RW2F 1833 2315Z via DK4VW, bureau 80m 3V8BB 3526 2107Z via YT1AD 7Z5OO 3507 1916Z via N2AU, direct 9N1FP 3509 1817Z via RU6FP A45XR 3512 1919Z via SP5EXA, bureau BV5BG 3800 2029Z via IK7JTF, CBA C6AKA 3509 0346Z via DL7VOG, bureau HF0POL 3505 2235Z via SP3BGD, bureau HL5FBT 3510 1951Z see DXNL 1047 JY8B 3503 2119Z via DL5MBY, bureau 40m 3DA5A 7020 2130Z via JH7FQK, bureau 6Y6A 7046 0511Z CW, via JG3KIV 9M6AAT 7005 2215Z via UA9CI A45XR 7006 1846Z via SP5EXA, bureau AZ4F 7000 2142Z via LU3FP BY1QH 7024 2050Z via K9FD ? HC1OT 7035 0506Z via K8ZZ JT1X 7047 2001Z via HA0HW, bureau V26TT 7006 0457Z via K5TT XE3AJO 7003 0245Z 30m 3V8BB 10102 0258Z via YT1AD 9J2BO 10104 1818Z via W6ORD, direct 9M6AAT 10108 1523Z via UA9CI CO6LP 10107 0027Z via CT1ESO JT1X 10106 1824Z via HA0HW, bureau V26TT 10105 0504Z via K5TT VP2V/N6CW 10104 2250Z via bureau XE3AJM 10104 0235Z via bureau 20m 6W1QV/p 14260 2221Z via CBA or bureau C6AKA 14003 2329Z via DL7VOG, bureau FO5QG 14123 0556Z via XE1L, direct KH6FKG 14198 0716Z via bureau ZK1JD 14205 0733Z via Box 491, Rarotonga, Cook Islands 17m 9M6AAT 18074 1416Z via UA9CI 9N1FP 18080 1500Z via RU6FP AP2AGJ 18154 1856Z HH2LQ 18135 2347Z via Box 13449, Port au Prince, Haiti HL1CG 18072 1527Z via bureau JL1KFR/JD1 18079 1117Z Minami Torishima JT1X 18141 0812Z via HA0HW, bureau KH8/N5OLS 18081 0859Z via AA5BL, CBA V26GG 18075 1957Z via W5AO VP2V/N6CW 18072 1524Z via bureau T30RW 18073 1214Z via ZL1AMO, bureau 15m 6Y6A 21041 1430Z via JG3KIV 9V1ZB 21008 0604Z via JL3WSL A45XR 21017 0642Z via SP5EXA, bureau DF1IC/HI8 21301 2042Z via DF1IC 12m 9M6AAT 24895 0824Z via UA9CI A45XR 24895 1200Z via SP5EXA, bureau 10m 3DA5A 28004 1041Z via JF7FQK 8P6FI 28470 2207Z via KD6OHJ 9M6AAT 28010 0808Z via UA9CI 9G1MR 28460 1845Z via IK3HHX, CBA A45XR 28008 0733Z via SP5EXA, bureau CX2EW 28485 1931Z via EA1CQJ FM5CD 28039 2054Z via F5VU, bureau
QSLs arrived via bureau: 5A2A (DL3KDV), A71DX, DS1GWV, ES0SM/0, EY/K4YT, KG4MN (WB2YQH), OY/DL3QQ/p, PJ8/DL5LYM,TK2YT (F2YT), V2/AI5P, V47/AI5P, V5/DK4KA, VP5/WA2VYA, WH6CQH.
QSLs arrived directly: 4L1DX (OZ1HPS), 6M6PO/C21BH/XU6WV/XX9TR (via OH2BH), OH2PM/BY1QH, H40AB (VK9NS), TT37Y (F6FNU), ZK1XXP (WA4YBV)
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