DX-NL 1147 - May 17, 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
KH2 - GUAM Dave, KH2/N2NL, takes part in the CQ WW WPX CW Contest signing WH2/N2NL from OC-026. QSL via W2YC direct or via bureau. The route via the address in Guam takes significant longer.
V7 - MARSHALL ISLANDS Tom, K7ZZ, is QRV on all bands except 160m signing V73ZZ from Kwajalein (OC-028) between May 23 and Jun 2 (also CQ WPX Contest). Before and after the Contest he works also in SSB.
3C - EQUATORIAL-GUINEA Jean, TR8XX, Alain, TR8CA and Christian, TR8SA/6W1QV, may be QRV from Corisco signing 3C8XX in CW and SSB on 6-160m from May 22-30. QSL via TR8XX.
6O - REPUBLIC OF SOMALILAND Baldur/DJ6SI (in CW) and Franz/DJ9ZB (in SSB) were QRV as 6O0X and 6O1Z from the capital Hargeiza from May 10-17. Though this republic declared its independence from Somalia on May 18, 1991, has an own parliament and government it has not been acknowledged by other countries yet. The ARRL states that it still misses an UN membership, an own ITU prefix block or the IARU membership. More information can be found at: http://www.anaserve.com/~mbali/home.htm
VQ9 - CHAGOS ARCHIPELAGO If his successor arrives in time Ron, VQ9DX/AA5DX, leaves Chagos on May 22. Till then he wants to make as many 160m contacts as possible. He is working from the clubstation on 1828 kHz from 2215Z until 0130Z. QSL via AA5DX.
4U1UN - UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS NEW YORK After meeting in Dayton on May 16-18 Mats, SM7PKK/5X1Z, and Peter, ON6TT/5X1T, hit the airwaves from New York signing as 4U1UN. QSL via Box 3873, New York, NY 10217, USA.
CY9 - ST PAUL ISLAND Dan, K8RF, Doug, K4LT, Bob, W6RGG, Mac, W6BSY, Hank,K8DD, and Stan, AC8W are QRV for the YASME (http://www.cestro.com/myweb/yasme.html) signing CY9RF from NA-094 from May 23-31. During the WPX CW Contest they want to operate with four stations around the clock and with two more stations from 1100-1200 UTC and 2100-0200 UTC. Prior to the contest they want to emphasize the WARC bands and SSB. QSL via K8RF, Dan Flaig, 2101 Ronaldson Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45230-1510, USA.
FS - ST MARTIN Hiroo, JA1WSX, was announced to be active as FS/KH0Y from NA-105 from May 16-19. QSL via JA1WSX.
KP2 - US VIRGIN ISLANDS Jeffrey, N5TJ/KP2, will be on the air from St. Croix (NA-106) from May 25-31. QSL via N5TJ. During the WPX CW Contest he'll sign WP2Z. QSL via KU9C.
LU - ARGENTINA To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the world record CW QSO of Carlos Braggio, r-CB8, in Buenos Aires and Ivan O'Meara, z-2AC, in Gisborne, New Zealand on May 21, 1924 the Radio Club Argentino (LU4AA) will sign L75CB. QSL via LU4AA, via bureau or to Box 97, 1000 Buenos Aires, Argentina. Argentine stations may sign L2 for LU (e.g. LU2CRM=L22CRM, LU7EC=L27EC), L3 instead of LW (LW8EZU=L38EZU) and L4 instead of AZ from May 16-23. See also http://www.lu4aa.org!
OX - GREENLAND During his spare time Michael, OX3LG, is active from Asiaat Island (NA-134) on 6/10/15/20m until May 20. QSL via OZ1PIF, Peter Frenning, Ternevej 23, 4130 Viby Sj, Denmark.
V4 - ST KITTS AND NEVIS Hiroo, JA1WSX, gets his call for his activity from NA-104 upon his arrival on May 19-21. QSL via JA1WSX.
8Q - MALDIVES DH5HV is active signing 8Q7EM from AS-013 during his honeymoon from May 17-31. QSL via DH5HV.
3A - MONACO The special event station 3A50R commemorates the 50th anniversary of the regency of Prince Rainier III from Monaco.QSL only via buro!
JW/b - BEAR ISLAND YL Marit, JW4CJA, is on the air from EU-027 until the end of May. QSL via LA4CJA.
OJ0 - MARKET REEF/OH0 - ALAND ISLANDS Dennis Motschenbacher is QRV as OJ0/K7BV from EU-053 for 3-4 days and then as OH0/K7BV from EU-002 between May 23 and June 6. Activities will be mostly in CW, also via RS12 and 6m. He intends to operate from the clubstation OH0Z during the WPX Contest. The pilot station will be George, K5KG (e-mail: georgeK5KG@aol.com). QSL for OH0/K7BV via KU9C and for OH0Z via OH1EH, Ari Korhonen, Kreetalank. 9 As 1, SF-29200 Harjavalta, Finland.
SV9 - CRETE Juha, OH1KAG/OH9MM, and Pertti, OH3LQK/OH7WW, will be on the air as SV9/homecall/p from EU-015 in CW, SSB and RTTY from May 24-30. QSLs via bureau to OH3LQK.
TK - CORSICA TK/OE5XVL is QRV on 70cm to 160m (no 6m!) from May 20-25. If possible QSL via bureau to OE5XVL, else direct via OE5OHO.
CQ WPX Contest CW: May 29, 0000 UTC till May 30, 2400 UTC. Bands: 10-160m. Work: everybody. Exchange: RST+serial number.
DATE CALL DXNL -May 16 3A50R 1147 * NOW AGAIN 3B9FR 1142 May 22-May 30 3C8XX 1147 * May 1999 3D2RK 1145 -Jul 14 3DA0CA 1139 NOW 3W7CW 1145 May 16-May 18 4U1UN 1147 * Mar 31-May 5N0MSV 1142 NOW 5X1GS 1146 Jan -Oct/99 5Z4GS 1130, 1144 May 10-May 17 6O0X, 6O1Z 1147 * NOW 7Q7RM etc 1140 NOW 8J1RL 1141 May 17-May 31 8Q7EM 1147 * 1999/2000 9G5DX 1143 April -Jun 30 9N7RN 1138, 1143 -Jun/99 A92GD 1125 1999 -2001 A92GJ 1143 May 6 -May 20 CT3/DF5WA 1146 May 23-May 31 CY9RF 1147 * Mar/99-2001 E4/G3WQU 1140 NOW -Aug/99 FK8VHU 1128 Aug 11-2001 FM5JV 1108 May -Sep/99 FO (F2HE) 1146 May 8 -Jun 8 FR5ZQ/G 1146 May 16-May 19 FS/KH0Y 1147 * Jan -Dec 31 FT5WH 1125, 1144, 1145 Mar/99- FT5XN 1136 Jan -Dec/99 FT5YG 1128, 1140 Jan -Dec/99 FT5ZJ 1128 NOW - 2000 HK3JBR 1128, 1144 April -2002 HS (JR5XPG) 1141 NOW -May/99 JW4CJA 1147 * May -Jul/99 JY8YB 1146 May 25-May 31 N5TJ/KP2 1147 * May 16-May 23 L75CB etc 1147 * May 20-May 26 MD0BPI 1145 May 23-Jun 6 OH0,OJ0/K7BV 1147 * -May 20 OX3LG 1147 * NOW P29CC 1146 May 18-May 30 SO1VOX 1146 May 15-May 28 SV9/GM3YOR 1146 May 24-May 30 SV9/OH1KA etc 1147 * May 20-May 25 TK/OE5XVL 1147 * Oct/98-Oct/99 TN7OT 1119 Mar/99-Jun/99 TT8DF 1136 May 19-May 21 V4 (JA1WSX) 1147 * May 23-Jun 2 V73ZZ 1147 * Jan 24-May 22? VQ9DX 1130, 1147 * End of May WH2/N2NL 1147 * -2000 XE1/NP2AQ 1142 NOW -Aug 15 YS1/KE4LWT 1146 Nov/98-2001 ZC4JP 1144 Aug 4 -Aug 31 ZK1SCQ,ZK1SCR 1145 "NEW": 1147 *
160m NIL 80m 5Z4RL 3795 1955Z via G0IAS, direct E41/OK1DTP 3794 2054Z via OK1TD EL2WW 3795 2117Z via ON5NT 40m 6O0X 7010 1951Z via DJ6SI, bureau BV4ME 7010 2010Z via bureau SU9ZZ 7008 0231Z via OM3TZZ, bureau VP5/K7JI 7049 0628Z via K7JI ZF2NT 7008 0019Z via N2AU, also bureau 30m 5N0MSV 10104 2335Z via OK1KR 6O0X 10102 2149Z via DJ6SI, bureau 9J2BO 10103 1853Z via W6ORD, direct A25/G3HCT 10108 1918Z via G3HCT VR2GY 10103 1704Z Lee, via Box 73328, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China 20m FO5QG 14122 0528Z via XE1L, direct FR5ZQ/G 14180 1849Z via CBA FT5YG 14130 0710Z via F5LBL JW4CJA 14250 2019Z via LA4CJA 17m 6O1Z 18145 1533Z via DJ9ZB, bureau 9V1BG 18079 1523Z via JL1MWI, bureau EP/RA6LGM 18120 0912Z via RV6LAH, CBA J39JQ 18140 2014Z via IK0ZKK, bureau KH6LEM 18113 1655Z via CBA or bureau VP2EY 18123 1950Z via HB9SL, bureau VQ9VK 18088 1408Z via N1TO ZK1JD 18146 0816Z Jim, via Box 491, Rarotonga, Cook Islands 15m 8J1RL 21301 1611Z Antarctica, via JA bureau BY1DX 21295 0736Z via OH2BH, bureau FK8HC 21290 1125Z via VK4FW, also bureau HK0ER 21020 1615Z via Box 934, Isla de San Andres, Colombia VK9NS 21024 0905Z via CBA ZD9BV 21325 0907Z direct 12m 3W7CW 24893 1503Z see DXNL 1145 5H3RK 24893 0715Z via Box 9274, Dar es Salam, Tanzania 6O0X 24890 1545Z via DJ6SI, bureau 9M2TO 24903 1520Z via JA0DMV, bureau 9V1WW 24945 1547Z via VK6BDG ET3VSC 24935 1420Z see DXNL 1131 FK8VHT 24898 0809Z via F6AJA, bureau HK3JBR 24955 1544Z via F6AJA, bureau JT1BH 24898 1039Z via bureau KH6XT 24895 0614Z via bureau TU5IJ 24932 1645Z via I2AOX, direct V63AO 24960 1216Z via Box 607, Kosrae 96944, Micronesia VR2LC 24950 1255Z via bureau or CBA XX9TRR 24900 0739Z via N6XJ YK1AO 24894 1651Z via CBA ZD7VC 24955 1801Z via ON4CAT, direct 10m 3B9FR 28495 0907Z Roberto, Box 31, Rodriques Island, Mauritius 5X1P 28020 1533Z via G3MRC, bureau 6O1Z 28495 1351Z via DJ9ZB, bureau CE0ZIS 28508 1908Z via CE2RKD EM1U 28490 1541Z via UT7UA FM5BH 28498 1243Z via F6HEQ, also bureau FR5ZQ/G 28019 1619Z via CBA HK3DDD 28023 2009Z via bureau OY4TN 28475 2046Z via OY6FRA TN2FB 28467 1839Z via F3FB VQ9DX 28021 1514Z via AA5DX, also bureau
The BI5D log is now online at: http://dx.qsl.net/logs. Their website is at: http://www.qsl.net/bi5d/.
The 6th NORTH GERMAN DX MEETING will take place on May 29, 1999 starting at 12 o'clock in Grosshansdorf (Vogt-Sanmann-Weg) near Ahrensburg. Possible are reports about TF7/DL3KUD, TY8A, T20FW, 3D2DK and ZL9CI. More info at: http://www.qsl.net/dj7ao/. Reservations via: Stefan Reyers, DJ7AO, phone: +49/4534/1532, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
QSLs arrived buro: 9M6AAT (UA9CI), HC8NP (AA5BT), KH0/JH1UUT, KP2/W7FKF, MM0/DJ6AU, KP4YD, NP3GG, OA4/DL9GMM, OH0AM (OH2BAD), P43E (P43ARC), S21YG (DL3NEO), S79MX (HB9MX), V26TT, TT8JWM (N4RXL), TU5GV (F8BEM), TY1IJ (DK8ZD), VK6HD, VU2AC, V40Z
QSLs arrived direct:3DA5A (JH7FQK), 3D2DK+T20FW (DK7YY),E41/OK1DTP (OK1TD), EM1KA (JA2JPA), UA9QMU (UA4CR), VP2MDY (NW8F)
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