DX Newsletter 1112
September 7, 1998

DX-NL 1112 - September 7, 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)


A3 - TONGA Klaus, DJ4SO/A35SO, and Manfred, DJ7RJ, intend to operate with a FT-847 and a IC-775DSP, no power amplifiers and vertical antennae (HB9CV on 6m) on 6-160m from Oct 1-19. DJ7RJ will receive his call upon arrival. QSLs via bureau to their homecalls.

KH0 - MARIANA ISLANDS Yuki, KH0/JH1UUT, hit the airwaves from Rota Island (OC-086) during the All Asia Contest and from Sep 3-7.

V6 - MICRONESIA JH1BLP, JP1WDM and 7L1PBB will become active on all bands in CW/SSB signing V63LP, V63CV and V63DI from Sep 14-21. QSLs via homecalls.


3V - TUNISIA Z32AU/HB9DNE, YT1AD and two OMs of 3V8BB plan to operate as 3V8BB/4 or TS4QI from Qergenah Island (AF-073) from Sep 11-18. They plan to be QRV on 10-40m (12m is still not allowed in 3V8) in CW/SSB/RTTY. QSL via HB9DNE.

ET - ETHIOPIA Andy, G4ZVJ, and Steve, G3VMW, will be at the clubstation ET3AA in Addis Ababa from Sep 16-30 and Alan, G3XAQ, from Sep 19-30. They might appear also with their own calls ET3MW, ET3VJ and ET3XA. They will put their emphasis on the lowbands and WARC. QSLs via G3VMW, Steve Wilson, 3 Crag Gardens, Bramham, Wetherby, West Yorkshire, LS23 6RP, Great Britain. More information is available at: http://www.bramham.demon.co.uk where you may perform also an online logcheck after the DXpedition is finished.


CE - CHILE XR40TC is on the air during September (also in RTTY) celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Temuco Radio Club. QSL via bureau to CE6TC or direct to Box 1234, Temuco, Chile.

V4 - ST. KITTS AND NEVIS The vote on the independence of St Kitts (DXNL 1109) missed the necessary 2/3 majority very narrow with a total of 61,8% voting for the independence. However this result may be also a signal to do another voting in a few years...


8Q - MALDIVES A Japanese team will operate in SSB/CW/RTTY from Lohifushi Island (AS-013) using 3 stations on 6-160m and via AO-10 from Sep 15-23. They applied for these calls: 8Q7LI (Zhen, KB3CCC, YL), 8Q7US (Yuu, JR2KDN), 8Q7CC (Yasu, JI1NJC), 8Q7HA (Hiro, JJ1AEB), 8Q7BB (Nob, JF2MBF). An emphasis will be put on 28022 and 28480 MHz. Questions via e-mail to Nob Ichino, JF2MBF, at vr6jj@dxers.net. QSL via buro to JR2KDN or direct: Yuu Yoshida, 4th Floor Kato Bldg, 529 Rokugaike, Kita-ku, Nagoya, 462-0002, Japan.

A6 - UNITED ARAB EMIRATES Daniel, F6ARU (ex VU2DRU and JY9RU), will stay in UAE for one year.

VU - INDIA After waiting one year Gerard, F6EGX, received now the call VU3AGX. He intends to commence his activity with an IC756, a 10/15/20m Quad and dipoles in the beginning of September.

YI - IRAQ The 10th Babylonian International Festival will be celebrated also by the radioclub Baghdad which will sign YI98BIF between Sep 22 and Oct 10.


GJ - JERSEY ISLAND Martin, PA3DSR, will go to EU-013 during the WAE SSB Contest and from Sep 11-15. QSL via PA3DSR.


WAEDC Contest SSB: Sep 12, 0000 UTC till Sep 13, 2400 UTC. Bands: 10-80m. Exchange: RS+QSO number. QTCs from DX to Europe.

AGB Contest (Activity Group of Belarus): Sep 19, 0500-0600 UTC on 80m CW and SSB. More information is available via the AGB manager EU1EU, Igor "Harry" Getmann, Box 143, Minsk 5, 220005, Belarus or via e-mail to: getmann@axis.belpak.minsk.by


DATE          CALL           DXNL

Jan 1999      3B9   (AH0W)   1107
Aug 29-Sep 19 3D2DX  etc     1110
Sep 11-Sep 18 3V8BB/4 ?      1112 *
Early 1999    3Y    (SSIDXG) 1091
Aug   -2001   5H    (K8MN)   1107
now   -2001   5N0/OK1AUT     1009
Aug 20-Sep 11 5W0HP, 5W0BF   1108
now   -Dec    5X2CW ?        1110
now   -Dec    5Z  (ZL3CW)    1110
Aug 20-Sep 11 5W0HP, 5W0BF   1108
Aug 3 -       7X0WW          1107
Sep 15-Sep 23 8Q7LI  etc     1112 *
      -Sep 98 9J2DR          1111
Jul 10-Dec 5  9N1UD          1103
Oct   -       9V1XE          1110
Aug   -Sep    9X    (G3PSM)  1110

Oct 1 -Oct 19 A35SO etc      1112 *
Early 1999    A5    (JH1AJT) 1095
1998/1999     A6    (F6ARU)  1112 *
Aug/Sep       A71CW          1108
Oct ?         BV9P           1110
Sep 9 -Sep 14 CY9/WV2B       1111
now   -Dec    E3 ?? (ZL3CW)  1110
Dec 1998      EK88L          1109
Sep 19-Sep 30 ET3AA ?        1112 *
Sep 98-2000   FK8VHT         1111
Aug 11-2001   FM5JV          1108
End of 1998   FR5ZU/T        1095, 1101
Nov 27-Dec 23 FT5ZH          1092
Sep 11-Sep 15 GJ    (PA3DSR) 1112 *
      -2001   H44NC          1108
End of 1999   HK0   (Malpelo)1091
Summer 1998   HZ1AB (G7SLP)  1100
Sep 9 -Sep 26 J43DIG         1111
Sep 11-Sep 13 JW2PA          1111

Sep 1 -Sep 11 N1V            1111
Sep   -       PT8ZCB         1111
      -Oct    SV1BRL/8       1106
now   -Dec    TL5A           1102
now           TZ6DX          1110
Jul 15-1999   V5/SM7DZZ      1104
Sep 14-Sep 21 V63CV/DI/LP    1112 *
soon          V63PD          1098
June  -Dec    VK9WG          1102
Sep   -       VQ9QM          1111
Sep   -       VU3AGX         1112 *
Sep   -       XR40TC         1112 *
Sep 22-Oct 10 YI98BIF        1112 *
Sep 2 -Sep 15 ZA0IS          1111
Sep 8 -Sep 20 ZF2RC, ZF2WP   1105
Sep 8 -Sep 20 ZF2WP/ZF9 etc  1111
Jan 9 -Jan 25 ZL9CI          1104

"NEW": 1112 *

Bandspots of the last 7 days

   A45ZN       1829  0131Z via Box 981, Muscat 113, Oman
   JY9QJ       1825  0139Z via DL5MBY, bureau
   S07WW       1827  0008Z via ON5NT, bureau
   VK6VZ       1832  2218Z via bureau

   6Y5/PA3EWP  3513  0510Z via PA3ERC, bureau
   FP/N9PD     3504  0439Z via bureau or CBA
   TU2XZ       3512  0338Z via W3HC, direct ONLY!
   ZL4AP       3800  0619Z

   3D2DX       7045  0610Z via EA4CP, bureau
   CE0ZIS      7056  2307Z via CE2RKD
   HK6KKK      7010  0455Z via bureau
   JW/DJ3KR    7002  2114Z via bureau
   YK1AH       7006  2147Z see below

   FG5EY      10119  2237Z via F6EYB
   HL5XF      10107  1957Z via bureau
   PJ/PA0JLS  10105  0231Z
   TL5A       10102  1950Z via PA3DMH, bureau
   VK3AJJ/p   10103  1610Z OC-196, via CBA
   W4QA/VP9   10105  0636Z CBA 97/98
   YK1AH      10102  2122Z via Box 9597, Damascus, Syria

   3D2WD      14260  0529Z via DL6DK, bureau
   CE0ZIS     14213  2148Z via CE2RKD
   FO5QG      14120  0714Z via bureau

   3D2DX      18135  1040Z via EA4CP, bureau
   AP2NK      18089  1731Z
   C21JH      18123  1205Z via VK2GJH, CBA
   JW/DJ3KR   18072  2000Z via bureau
   V63AO      18134  1251Z via Box 607, Kosrae 96944, Micronesia

   3DA5A      21011  1631Z via JH7FQK, bureau
   3W6EZD     21174  1048Z via XU2C
   JW4KQ      21020  1829Z via LA4KQ
   KH0/JH1UUT 21253  1302Z via bureau
   V63MC      21274  1042Z via JH8BKL
   WH0AAV     21265  1251Z via CBA
   XR40TC     21295  2059Z via CE6TC, bureau
   YC9WZJ     21260  1453Z via W6MD (ex N2UE) direct

   3D2DX      24945  1142Z Rotuma, via EA4CP
   6Y5/PA3ERC 24945  2024Z via bureau
   9J2BO      24896  1713Z via W6ORD, bureau
   9M2TO      24930  1508Z via JA0DMV, bureau
   DS5USH     24901  1311Z via bureau
   EM1LV      24894  1527Z via UR8LV, bureau
   ET3KV      24949  2000Z via bureau
   FG5EY      24893  1939Z via F6EYB
   FP/N9PD    24895  1905Z via bureau or CBA
   HF0POL     24898  1534Z via SP3BGD, bureau
   KH8/N5OLS  24895  0853Z via N5JA
   OX3SA      24951  1623Z via bureau or Callbook 98
   PJ2HB      24945  1917Z via WA2NHA, bureau
   TY1IJ      24940  1751Z via DK8ZD, bureau
   TZ6DX      24903  1735Z see DXNL 1110
   XE1ILI     24945  2105Z via AA5BL, CBA 
   YS1RR      24962  2020Z via DJ9ZB, bureau

   3D2DX      28395  1039Z via EA4CP
   CE0ZIS     28502  1914Z via CE2RKD
   D2BB       28022  1559Z via W3HNK, direct
   TL5A       28023  1639Z via PA3DMH, bureau
   VP2VF      28380  2001Z
   ZP50P      28482  1528Z via ZP1AB


QSL Routes

Eugene, RA0FF, writes that direct QSLs to Russia should be sent with IRCs enclosed and NO money bills!

QSLs arrived buro: 3W5FM, 7X0AD (EA4URE), ET3BN (DL1JCW), FY5YE (W5SVZ), HK6KKK, R1FJV (UA3AGS), R1FJZ, S79MX, XT2DP (WB1YQH), YI9VK (HA0HW), ZD8T (AC4IV)

QSLs arrived direct: 1X5AA, D2BB, EK6GC, P3A, TI4CF (all via W3HNK), HH2V, FO7QG (XE1L)

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