DX Newsletter 1152
June 21 1999

DX-NL 1152 - June 21, 1999
DX News Letter
DARC Committee for DX and HF-Contesting
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV

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

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


KH0 - NORTHERN MARIANA: JI2IXA, JN3AHZ, and JM3FUY will be in Saipan OC086 on 40-6m as KH0/ from June 24-28. QSLs via home calls.

JD1 - OGASAWARA: Aki, JD1/JG1WEH, is on Iwo Jima. His length of stay is unknown. QSL via JG1WEH.

P29 - PAPUA NEW GUINEA: Tom, P29TL, returned to Ukarumpa for another 4 years after 2 years in USA. Look for him on 10, 15, 20m SSB. He soon hopes to be on all bands and active on packet and SSTV. QSL direct to Tom, SIL, Box 115, Ukarumpa EHP 444, PAPUA NEW GUINEA.


3C0 - ANNOBON: 14. to 24. Sep Annobon AF039 will be on the air as 3C0R. Vicente, EA5YN, and Elmo, EA5BYP, will leave Alicante for Sao Tome 12. Sep, where they will meet with Ramon, 3C1GS, and Roberto, 3C1RV. They will set up 4 stations, with two 500 W amplifiers, two 3 element yagis, 2 verticals, dipoles, and a PC for CW (by EA5YN) and RTTY (Op 3C1RV). One of the stations from this trip will be left behind for use on the island. The licence is good through 31st Dec. There might by a second even larger activity with more operators from other countries later this year. More information on the homepages http://web.jet.es/lynx/ and http://www.multimania.com/cdxc/

3V - TUNISIA: The callsign for the activity from Jerba, AF083, is 3V8DJ. QSL via I5JHW, direct or via bureau.

6O - SOMALILAND: Tomo, JE9IKG/6O, has been staying in Nairobi/Kenya on business. He worked from Somaliland with 50 Wtts on SSB, longwire and solar panel in his spare time Jun 19-29. He might also be active from either Uganda (5X) and Tanzania (5H) during the weekends in July. QSL via home call.


J6 - ST LUCIA: Bill, J6/AA7X, is on NA108 from Jun 24-30. QSL via AA7X.

KL - ALASKA: KL7/DL1YMK is on Pribilof NA028. QSL via bureau.

LU - ARGENTINA/Tierra del Fuego: Dion, LU8XPD, is on Tierra del Fuego as LU1XT on SSB and digital modes. QSL via home call.

VP2E - ANGUILLA: From Jun 28th to Jul 8th Jim, WB2REM, will be VP2EREM (!) on 10, 15, and 20m CW and SSB. QSL via WB2REM.


BY - CHINA: John, K2ZJ, will be QRV with BY1QH Jun 26 through Jul 4 on 40 to 10m, with emphasis on the WARC bands.

VR2 - HONGKONG: Kazu, VR2KF, is likely to be leaving Hongkong in near future and plans to step up activity on 10, 15, 17, and 20m. He will also take requests for CW, SSB, and RTTY on 10 through 80m. He recommends people not to use his PO Box 4724 after 30th Jun!

YB - INDONESIA: A. Sanji, HA6VK, working at the Hungarian embassy in Jakarta, finally was licenced as YB0AVK.


R1MV - MALYJ-VYSOTSKIJ: 25 operators from Finland and Russia will be active Jul 4th-15th as R1MVA (R1MV in the IARU contest) on CW, SSB, and RTTY as well as MS, EME, and tropo on all bands with 9 to 12 stations simultaneously. QSL via OH2BR, Jukka Heikinheimo, Rikunkuja 4, FI-01420 Vantaa (wrong on CB-CD). More informations, also about the log, will be at http://www.etela-karjala.fi/yhdistykset/viitoset/MVI_1999.htm

HB0 - LIECHTENSTEIN: Josef, OK2WO, Jiri, OK2WY, and Peter, OK2ZR, will be active especially on PSK31, feld hell, and RTTY as well as 6m SSB and CW 18th through 22nd Jun. QSL via home calls. /////// A team from Hungary and Germany with Tom/DL4OCM, Jo/DF6VI, Thomas/DL1FDH, Tamas/HA4DX (ex HA4GDO), Feri/HA0ET, and Laci/ HA0HW with 3 stations on 160-6m, SSB, CW, and RTTY, is in Malbun at 2200m asl from June 19-26. QSL HB0/HA0ET/p via HA0HW, the others via home calls, direct or via bureau. ////// Andrea, DL3ABL, and Michael, DL6MHW, will be on holiday 26th Jun through 3rd Jul focusing on WARC bands. QSL again via DL3ABL, via bureau or to her CBA.

SM - SWEDEN: Special station 8S1IG will be active 26th Jun through 2nd Jul on SSB and CW from Gotland EU020 for the "Island Games". QSL via bureau or direct to SM1TDE, Eric Wennstroem, Vasagatan 9-324, SE-17267 Sandbyberg. Informations at http://www.grk.se

SV5 - DODECANES: Vassilis, SV5/SV8CYV/p, will be on 14260, 18128, 21260, 24950, and 28460 kHz from 25th to 30th Jun on Patmos EU001. QSL via SV8CYV.

SV9 - CRETE: From Jun 29-Jul 6 Walt, G3NYY, Dave, G4RFE, YL Meg, G7RFE, and Tim, G4VXE, will be on 6 to 160m, CW and RTTY again. QSLs via homecalls, SV9/G4VXE via G3SWH.

YU - YUGOSLAVIA: Clubstations will use the prefix YZ75 until end of June due to 75 years of amateur radio in the country.

ZA - ALBANIA: Pero, ZA/9A4SP, is QRV until 28th Jun especially about 2100Z between 7080 and 7085 kHz from Tirana. QSL via 9A4SP.


Date            Call         DXNL

14Sep - 24Sep   3C0R         1152 *
01Jun - 20Jul   3W6XK        1149
1999-2000       3W7TK        1148
now             3XY1B0       1150
now until 16Jul 3XY7A        1151
July98 - 2000   5U7DG        1151
19Jun - 29Jun   JE9IKG/6O    1152 *
now             7Q7RM etc    1140
now             8J1RL        1141
June 1999       8P6CV        1150
18Jun - 26Jun   9A99P        1151
1999/2000       9G5DX        1143
now             9N1AA        1150
21Jun - 05Jul   9N7RN        1138, 43, 51

now / soon      A45ZN        1150
now - 07Jul     A9/ON4CFI    1151
01Jun - 30Jun   BT99WED      1149
26Jun - 04Jul   BY1QH        1152 *
now - 01Jul     D2RV         1151
Jun or Jul      EL2VO        1150
May - early Sep FO0CLA       1146, 1149
Jan - 31Dec 99  FT5WH        1125, 44, 45
since Mar       FT5XN        1136
Jan - Dec 1999  FT5YG        1128, 1140
Jan - Dec 1999  FT5ZJ        1128
26Jun - 03Jul   HB0/DL3ABLetc 1152 *
18Jun - 22Jun   HB0/OK2WOetc  1152 *
19Jun - 26Jun   HB0/HA0HWetc  1152 *
now - 2000      HK3JBR       1128, 1144
22Jun - 26Jun   HL0ZX/4      1151

24Jun - 30Jun   J6/AA7TX     1152 *
19Jun - 26Jun   J6/KF8VX etc 1151
now             JD1/JG1WEH   1152 *
19Jun - 29Jun   JT1FCR       1151
18Jun - 25Jun   JW2PA        1151
Mai - Jul 99    JY8YB        1146
24Jun - 28Jun   KH0/JI2IXAetc 1152 *
now             KL7/DL1YMK   1152 *
now             LU1XT        1152 *
15Jun - 30Jun   OX3LG        1151
Jun99 - 2003    P29TL        1152 *
04Jul - 15Jul   R1MVA, R1MV  1152 *
25Jun - 30Jun   SV5/SV8CYV/p 1152 *
29Jun - 06Jul   SV9/G3NYY    1152 *
Mar - Jun 99    TT8DF        1136
now - 2001      V73G ?       1150
28Jun - 08Jul   VP2EREM      1152 *
bis 30Jun       VR2KF        1152 *
22Jun - 28Jun   XU2A, XUX0   1151
now             YB0AVK       1152 *
now - 15Aug     YS9/KE4LWT   1146,50
until 30Jun     YZ75         1152 *
until 28Jun     ZA/9A4SP     1152 *
Jun - late Jul  ZL4IR        1151

"NEW": 1152 *

Bandspots of the last 7 days

RF9C        1833 2120Z
RI9C        1829 2100Z

R1AND       3508 0027Z Antarctic, via RW1AI
UN7LT       3510 2239Z via UA9AB, bureau

3W7TK       7003 2209Z via OK1HWB, bureau
CP6VP       7042 0100Z via CBA
E4/G3WQU    7010 0130Z via bureau
TG9AKC      7006 0409Z Roland, Box 2700, Guatemala City, Guatemala

CV5A       10106 0015Z via CX2ABC
FG5FR      10106 0221Z via F6FNU, direct only
OY2H       10103 1712Z via I2MQP, bureau
V31SV      10104 0328Z via KD5M, bureau

FT5YG      14127 0658Z via F5LBL
TI2KI      14260 0004Z via TI2KM

3B8CF      18072 0331Z via CBA
8R1AK      18125 0042Z via CBA
9J2AM      18130 2048Z via JA0JHA, bureau
CP8XA      18079 2249Z via bureau
FP/VE2MAM  18146 2247Z via VE2MAM
J87AB      18155 0241Z see DXNL 1151
KH0N       18073 1933Z via JA6CNL, bureau
V47JVG     18145 2152Z via G4JVG, direct
VQ9CV      18148 1419Z via ND1V, bureau
WH6ASW     18069 0619Z via bureau
YN6HM      18070 2148Z via N5TGZ

3V8DJ      21260 1920Z via I5JHW, bureau
5N9EAM     21305 2254Z via IK7JTF, direct
E41/OK1FHI 21290 1941Z via OK1FHI, bureau
FK8VHU     21250 0730Z via Bureau or CBA
FO0CLA     21024 0142Z via F6LQJ, bureau
J73VE      21286 1909Z via CBA
JD1BIC     21031 1925Z
JW2PA      21315 1402Z via LA2PA, bureau
P29VR      21225 1213Z via W7LFA, bureau
T32BI      21290 0658Z via KH6DFW
TG9IGI     21261 2333Z via I2MQP, bureau
V63KU      21260 1945Z via JA6NL, bureau
V73UX      21290 1419Z via V73AX, direct
VK9NS      21260 0507Z via CBA
XV300S     21282 2149Z via JH1EVE

3B9FR      24901 1222Z Robert, via Box 31, Rodriques Island, via Mauritius
5Z4GS      24955 2023Z via WB2YQH, bureau
AH8LG      24950 0829Z via CBA
CP8XA      24893 1721Z via DG9NB, bureau
FY5YE      24895 2003Z via W5SVZ, bureau
JW/DL3NRV  24891 0828Z via H/C, bureau
JY8YB      24902 1628Z via DL5MBY, bureau
KH6XT      24934 0718Z via bureau
V51AS      24900 0645Z via Box 2516, Swakopmund, Namibia

3W7TK      28029 0751Z via OK1HWB, bureau
6W4RK      28486 1542Z via F5NPS, bureau
CP6XE      28482 1332Z via IK6SNR
CV5A       28495 1959Z via CX2ABC
CW40CCC    28010 2006Z via CX2AM, bureau
E4/G3WQU   28018 1046Z via bureau
ET3AA      28500 1422Z via Box 60258, Addis Abeba, Ethiopia
P43E       28460 1951Z via bureau
VQ9GB      28030 0810Z via K7GB
VR2BG      28009 0736Z also via bureau


UA - European and Asiatic Russia: For Russian stations WARC bands were expanded: 12m 24890 - 25149 kHz, 17m 18068 - 18318 kHz. The 160m band edges are now 1810 - 1930 kHz ( was 1830 - 1930 ).

A92GE, David, informed that Regi, A9/ON4CFI, is operating illegally and may be jeopardizing amateur radio operations for everyone in Bahrain. He went on to say that there are no guest or reciprocal licences in this Gulf nation, so any A9/**** stations are illegal.

A Japanese newspaper reported that Zorro, JH1AJT, and another OM were arrested on June 16th because in 1995 Zorro allegedly had let another person take the test for class 2 for him using false identification. Last month Zorro was announced as the 1999 New Orleans International DX Conventions DXer of the year with his activities as 7O1A, XW30/ XW30A, A51/JH1AJT, XU1A, XW8KPL, E31A etc. During the 1998 Visalia International DX Convention he announced that he had been invited back to the Kingdom of Bhutan for another DX-pedition. This operation was originally scheduled for early 1999 and has yet to happen.

HAM-Radio Friedrichshafen June 24-26:
In hall 9 you find BCC, DIG, HSC, RRDXA, and DARC Committee for DX and HF-Contesting (with DX-MB, DXNL, and DJ5AV). DX meeting by BCC/RRDXA on Thursday evening in Ailingen. Saturday 1600 hrs will be the official DX-Meeting by DARC DX-Commitee in Halle 2. ET3VSC announced a QSL service in Friedrichshafen already.

QSL Routes

QSLs received via bureau: 9A6A, 9K2POW (9K2RA), 9Y4/DK6WL, 9Y4//DL4MCF, HP1/DL1RBR, HS2CRU (DL2FDK), JW1CCA (LA1CCA), OA/DL9GMM, PZ5HP (JA1OEM), RA0FU (quick), T97M (K2PF), T98SDA (F5SDA), TF/DL3KUD, TF/G3XTT, TI5N.

QSLs received direct: 3B9FR, 6Y5/PA3ERC, 6Y5/PA3EWP + 8P9JA (K4MA), ZF9/ZF2WP (PA5ET), JT1Y (I0SNY), T22VE (JA8VE), UK8GK + UN7TX (RW6HS-6 months), ZF9/ZF2RC.

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