DX-NL 1133 - February 8, 1999
DX News Letter
DARC Committee for DX and HF-Contesting
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
translated into English by Bob, DL7VOA
KH0 - MARIANA ISLANDS JA6BTO, AF4LX, JA6PBO and AF4KH of the Oita DX Club are on the air from Saipan (OC-086) in CW/SSB/SSTV on 6-160m from Feb 11-14. QSL via JA6VQA or direct Akio Tagami,6-kumi Tomioka,Oita 870-0947,Japan
T8 - PALAU JA5AUC and JA5IU are active from Palau (OC-009) signing T88TM and T88SY in SSB/CW on 6-160m from Feb 11-14. QSLs via homecalls.
5Z - KENYA Jim, G3RTE, Phil, G3SWH, John, G3WGV, and Rob, 5Z4RL, will be QRV from Lamu Island (AF-040) signing 5Z4LI with two or three stations on 10-160m (except 30m) from Feb 17-24. They will take part also in the ARRL CW Contest (Feb 20/21). QSL via G3SWH or direct to Phil Whitchurch, 21 Dickensons Grove, Congresbury, Bristol, BS49 5HQ, Great Britain.
S0 - WESTERN SAHARA CN2UN belongs to the United Nations in Western Sahara.Unfortunately he has no official licence issued by the RASD and therefore he does NOT count for the DXCC (yet).
XT - BURKINA FASO Michel, F5RLE, and Joel, F5AOW, are active as XT2DM (CW) and XT2OW (SSB) especially on 12/17/30m from Feb 7 till Mar 1. QSL via F5RLE.
ZD9 - TRISTAN da CUNHA After returning from his holidays Andy, ZD9BV, is back on AF-029. QSL via W4FRU.
C6 - BAHAMAS John, K3TEJ/C6A, and Edward, WA3WSJ/C6A, will be QRV from Treasure Cay/Abaco (NA-080) on 160-10m from Feb 16-23. During the ARRL CW Contest they will operate as C6AKW (QSL via K3TEJ). QSLs via their homecalls, direct or via bureau.
HR - HONDURAS Being on a medic mission Gene, HR3/K7DBV, will be QRV during his spare time from Feb 10-26.
J7 - DOMINICA FAIRS (Foundation for Amateur International Radio Services) members are QRV from Dominica (NA-101) from Feb 12-22. Larry, N4VA (J79VA?) works in SSB on the IOTA and WARC QRGs. David, KK4WW/J79WW, Don, KE4UGF/J79UGF, and the YLs Gaynell, KK4WWW/J79GMV, and Kay, KE4EKH/ J79EKH will be QRV mostly in SSB on 6/10/15/17/20/40m.
P4 - ARUBA Andy, P4/K2LE, will be on SA-036 until Feb 14. QSL via K2LE.
V3 - BELIZE Joe, K8JP, is QRV again as V31JP between Feb 11 and Mar 9 (also in ARRL CW+SSB Contests and CQWW 160m SSB Contest). Outside of the contests he will operate mostly in CW on 160/80/40m. QSL NEW via KA9WON, Lonnie W Miller, 12031 Blue Spruce Dr, Roscoe,IL 61073,USA.
VP5 - TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS Vic, VP5/N4TO, is QRV as VP5M from NA-002 from Feb 16-23 (also in ARRL DX CW Contest). QSL via N4TO,Victor Dubois,1400 Jacquelyn Ave, Sebring, FL 33872, USA.
E4 - PALESTINE Since Feb 1, 1999 E4 counts as a new DXCC country. Contacts made with E4 stations after Feb 1, 1999, will count for this new entity. QSLs cards can be submitted by October 99. Ali, JY4NE (earlier QRV as ZC6A), said that it could take a while before the first E4 call- signs will be issued. Ali is planning a 3 day activity from the QTH of Sami, ZC6B/KF2GJ, in Gaza in SSB and some CW starting Feb 13, 20 or 27.
3A - MONACO Leo, 3A/K8PYD, intends to be QRV in RTTY and CW between Feb 18 and March 2. On Feb 19 Tom, 3A/N9NC, will join him for one week and promises to operate in CW on 40/80/160m. He plans also to take part in the ARRL CW DX Contest on Feb 20/21.
JW - SVALBARD After setting up the GMDS system JW0LGS commemorates the end of the monitoring of the international emergency frequency 500kHz by Feb1. JW0LGS is activated by JW5NM and JW6MY in CW only on 1830-3510-7010 10110-14010-18070-21010-24890 und 28010 kHz Feb 1-28. QSL via JW5NM Mathias Bjerrang, Box 498, N-9170 Longyearbyen, Svalbard Island, Norway.
CQ WW WPX Contest RTTY: Feb 13, 0000 UTC - Feb 14, 2400 UTC. Bands: 10-80m. Work: everybody, also own DXCC. Exchange: RST + serial number.
DATE CALL DXNL Feb 18- Mar 2 3A/K8PYD 1133 * Feb 2 - Feb 20 3B8/DJ7MI 1131 April 1 999 3B9 (AH0W) 1107, 1128 NOW 3C1GS 1130 Nov/98- 3W5FM 1120 soon 4S (ZL1RS) 1129 Feb 8 - Feb 28 5H (IK2GZU) 1132 Feb/99- ? 5N3CPR 1129 now - Oct/99 5Z4GC ? 1130 Feb 17- Feb 24 5Z4LI 1133 * Feb/99 9G1AA 1131 Feb - Apr/99 9G5HK 1132 Early 1 999 A5 (JH1AJT) 1095 1998/19 99 A6 (F6ARU) 1112 Feb/99- KH2K/AH0 1131 Jan - Mar/99 AT0U 1130 Feb 16- Feb 23 C6AKW etc 1133 * Jan 24- Feb 24 DU3/AH8F 1130 Feb 1 - E4 1133 * Feb 1 - Feb 20 FO/DJ4VW 1132 Feb 3 - Mar 3 FR5ZQ/T 1131 now FY5DG 1129 Jan 23- April H40MS etc 1126, 1127, 1130 Feb 5 - Feb 25 HP*/F5PAC 1132 Feb 10- Feb 26 HR3/K7DBV 1133 * Feb 12- Feb 22 J79VA,WW etc 1133 * Jan 28- Feb 15 JL1KFR/JD1 1132 Feb 199 9 JW0LGS 1133 * Feb 11- Feb 14 KH0 (JAs) 1133 * now LZ0A 1129 Feb+Apr 10/11 OX,OY,TF,OZ 1132 now - Feb 14 P4/K2LE 1133 * Feb 1 - Feb 27 S79MX 1132 Jan - Mar/99 T30-T33 (HAs) 1128 Dec - Apr/99 T33VU etc 1119, 1124, 1127 Feb 11- Feb 14 T88TM, T88SY 1133 * 2 weeks in Feb T99LDE ? 1132 Oct/98- Oct/99 TN7OT 1119 Feb 11- Mar 9 V31JP 1133 * Feb 6 - Feb 13 VK9XX 1131 Feb 13- Feb 20 VK9YY 1131 Feb 16- Feb 23 VP5/N4TO 1133 * Jan 24- Jun/99 VQ9DX 1130 Feb 7 - Mar 1 XT2DM, XT2OW 1133 * Jan 28- Feb 14 Z2/VK3DXI 1132 "NEW": 1133 *
160m 3B8/DJ7MI 1827 2356Z via DJ7MI, bureau 4S7EA 1830 2149Z direct A45XR 1821 2329Z via Box 2038, Muscat 111, Oman BV4ME 1831 2047Z via bureau JY9QJ 1823 0425Z via DL5MBY, bureau KH2K/AH0 1829 1958Z via JA1RJU P43P 1826 0023Z via P43ARC S79MX 1824 2237Z via HB9MX, bureau TI4CF 1831 0410Z via W3HNK, also bureau TL5A 1833 0007Z via PA1AW, bureau VQ9QM 1824 2025Z via W4QM, bureau YK1AO 1833 2101Z via Box 245, Damascus, Syria YS1RR 1843 0650Z via DJ9ZB, bureau 80m 3W5FM 3503 1445Z via UA0FM, bureau EL2WW 3507 0634Z via ON5NT, bureau EM1LV 3508 0450Z via UR8LV, bureau FM5GU 3501 2258Z via WA4JTK, direct FO0XUU 3800 0734Z via DL5XU, bureau H40MS 3802 1917Z via DL2GAC, bureau V31RL 3507 0728Z via NG7S YB0DX 3797 2148Z via W3HNK, also bureau ZD8A 3793 2225Z via K6NA, also bureau 40m 5N9CEN 7070 2354Z via IV3VBM E21CJN 7020 2040Z via W3PP, bureau FO0AWI 7002 0720Z via DL1AWI, bureau H44FN 7001 1930Z via HA8FW DL6FBK/HC8 7009 0649Z via DL6FBK HJ1RRL 7015 0536Z via bureau ZD8A 7062 2357Z via K6NA, also bureau 30m 4S7YSG 10107 1653Z via JA2BDR, bureau H40FN 10107 1631Z via HA8FW LZ0A 10118 0041Z via LZ1KDP, direct, South Shetlands OD5NJ 10108 1942Z via EA5BYP, bureau T33VU 10103 1621Z via DL2MDZ, bureau ZL2AGY 10102 1902Z via bureau 20m FO5QG 14125 1610Z via XE1L, direct H40FN 14002 1116Z via HA8FW V73GT 14006 0714z via WF5T, bureau 17m 8Q7AC 18085 1313Z via DJ4KW FK8VHT 18075 0838Z via F6AJA, bureau H44FN 18073 1115Z via HA8FW T33VU 18069 0622Z via DL2MDZ, bureau 15m C56TTY 21089 1055Z via G0OIL E30MA 21260 1005Z via IK2WXZ JD1BIA 21255 0953Z via CBA XT2OW 21270 1214Z via F5RLE, bureau ZD9BV 21265 1705Z via W4FRU, also bureau 12m 3B8/DJ7MI 24895 1416Z via DJ7MI, bureau AP2WAP 24970 0737Z via IK4ZGY, bureau FM/KF8OY 24955 1440Z via KF8OY, direct HP8ADU 24963 1630Z via W2BDR P49M 24945 1659Z via VE3MR, bureau V31JZ 24897 1559Z via NN7A Z2/VK3DXI 24970 1050Z via homecall, bureau 10m 9J2BO 28021 1504Z via W6ORD, direct FM5BH 28470 1337Z via F6HEQ, also bureau P4/K2LE 28030 1522Z via K2LE, bureau VK9XX 28495 1035Z via W0YG, bureau ZF2NT 28026 1250Z via N2AU, also bureau
His Majesty King Hussein I of Jordan, well known to many radio amateurs and SWLs under his callsign JY1 sadly passed away on Feb 7. Even last summer he still tried to make as many QSOs as possible. Over decades he was the most significant leader of Asia.
QSLs arrived buro: 3W7TK (OK1HWB), 9M2TO (JA0DMV), 9V1OK, A61AS (YO3FRI), FG5FC (F6DZU), HI3HN, DL4NCF/HI9, HS0/OE2REL, OX/OZ8AE, JY9QJ (DL5MNY), KP3EE (WP4U), PJ9/PA0VDV, PJ9B (K2SB), S79MAD (GW4WVO), S92AF (HB9AFH), T88DX (JI3DLI), TT8JFC (WA4ZJB), KN4UG/VP5.
QSLs arrived direct: 1A0KM (IK0FVC), 4K8DYL, 4L3Y (Box 32, Warsaw), 9Y4GR, 9V1YC (AA5BT), C6AFV (3rd letter), CO2WF (VE2EH), D68WU (F6HWU), EY8CQ (DJ1SKO maildrop), FO5QG (XE1L), FP5BU (F5TJP), HC2NWI, HC8N (AA5BT), HK0TCN
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