DX-NL 1198 - May 15, 2000
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
English by: Bob, DL7VOA
KH0 - MARIANA ISLANDS Ban, JF2WXS, will be active in SSB/CW signing N3WW/KH0 from OC-086 from May 19-22. QSL via JF2WXS.
KH5 - PALMYRA, KH5K - KINGMAN REEF Chuck, N4BQW, is QRV from Palmyra till May 30 (100 watts/dipoles). and may become active also from Kingman on 20m SSB around May 26. He and other members of the Kingman Reef/Palmyra DX Group are planning a major DXpedition from Kingman Reef for October 2000.
VK0 - MACQUARIE ISLAND Reading Alan's, VK0MM, schedule you can read that he will be off air from May 8-19. Check: http://www.geocities.com/vk0ld/1.html
VK - AUSTRALIA Celebrating the 135th birthday of the ITU AX3ITU will be on the air on May 17. QSL via VK3 QSL bureau.
VK9 - WILLIS ISLAND The VK9WI team is on the air since May 13 running three stations until May 30. QSL via VK4APG, CBA, with 2 US$ (or bureau?).
FR/G - GLORIOSO ISLAND Henri, FR5ZQ/G, is momentarily on the air working in SSB and CW from AF-011. No more info available. QSL via the CBA of FR5ZQ.
6Y - JAMAICA K2KW (QSL via WA4WTG) and K6XX (via K6XX) announced to be QRV from NA-097 working in CW/SSB/PSK31 on 6-80m from May 23-30. They want to participate also in the WPX CW Contest signing 6Y8A. QSL for 6Y8A via WA4WTG.
C6 - BAHAMAS Gerd, DL7VOG will be QRV once again from the Bahamas from May 23-29. He will operate as C6AKA from the Berry Islands (NA-054) working in CW and RTTY on 80-6m. QSL via DL7VOG.
TI - COSTA RICA The TI IOTA Group is working as TE6U from Uvita (NA-155) running several stations in CW/SSB/RTTY on 80-6m from May 17-21. QSL via TI5KD. --- Dick, W5AA/TI8, will be active on 10-80m between May 20 and Jun 4. QSL via W5AA.
9M2 - MALAYSIA Johnny, 9M2/G3LIV, will hit the airwaves from Pangkor (AS-072) working in CW/SSB from May 20-30. --- Tex, 9M2TO, will be QRV in CW on 6-40m from Perhentian (AS-073) from May 18-21. QSL direct to 9M2TO or via JARL bureau to JA0DMV.
A5 - BHUTAN Jim, VK9NS/A52JS, stays in Bhutan until May 26 (DXNL 1196). If you like to have a QSL via bureau you should wait until Jim announces a valid QSL route via the bureau. Bhutan still has no QSL bureau and all QSLs for Jim have to be sent directly ONLY. There are still more A5 DXpeditions scheduled for this year!
A6 - UNITED ARAB EMIRATES When returning from A52A Don Greenbaum, N1DG, wanted to become QRV as A61AD from Abu Dhabi from May 14-16.
XV - VIETNAM Mal, VK6LC, is returning to Vietnam during these days and will be QRV as 3W2LC from Vung Tau until Nov 2000. VK9RS videos or QSLs will be processed again not earlier than November 2000.
F - FRANCE F5XX/p will be QRV from Fort Brescou (EU-148) during WPX CW Contest. Operation will take place on 10-80m (including WARC) with two SSB and two CW stations. QSL via bureau to F5XX or direct to his CBA.
JW - SVALBARD JW5LJA (LA5LJA), JW7FJA (LA7FJA) and JW8LGA (LA8LGA) will hit the airwaves from EU-026 working in CW/SSB on all HF bands plus 6m from May 19-25. QSLs via LA bureau or direct to their CBA's.
OJ0 - MARKET REEF Seppo, OJ0VR (OH1VR), Nikko, OJ0RJ (OH0RJ), and Pasi, OJ0/OH1MM, are QRV in CW/SSB/RTTY on 6-160m until May 18. QSLs via homecalls.
SV/A - MT. ATHOS Monk Apollo has been visited by some good CW operators on May 12/13, including HA0NAR who worked the CW pile up on 10-30m quickly. QSL via the CBA of SV2ASP/A.
CQ WW WPX Contest CW: May 27, 0000 UTC - May 28, 2400 UTC. Bands: 10-160m. Work: Everybody. Multipliers: different prefixes. Exchange: RST+QSO number.
DATE CALL DXNL Oct 7 -Oct 23 3B6RF 1195 May -Nov/2000 3W2LC 1198 * May 26 4L26MAY 1197 Feb 28-End of May 4S7BRG 1186 NOW 4W6 (several) 1190-1192, 1196 May 23-May 30 6Y (K2KW,K6XX) 1198 * Feb 1 -Feb 1 8J1RL 1193 May 20-May 30 9M2/G3LIV 1198 * Apr 19-July A45ZN 1194 NOW -End of May A52JS 1196 May 14-May 16 A61AD 1198 * May 17 AX3ITU 1198 * 2000 -2001 BY1DX etc 1192 May 23-May 29 C6AKA 1198 * May 12-May 18 LX1NO/CE0Y etc 1197 SOON EM1KY 1185 May 10-Jun/2000 ET (G3MRC) 1197 End of May F5XX/p 1198 * Feb 26-Aug/2000 FH/TU5AX 1185 NOW -May FO0CLA 1195 Nov/99-?? FR5DC 1193 NOW FR5FD 1168 NOW FR5ZQ/G 1198 * May 14-May 18 FS (ZS1FJ) 1197 Nov/99-Oct/2000 FT5WI 1191 May 11-May 23 FW/G3TXF,G3SXW 1197 Jan 7 - ??? FW5ZL 1191 May 12-May 19 GU0VJG 1197 May 5 -May 30 J43O 1196 NOW -2000 J87AB 1193 NOW -Jun/2000 JD1BKR 1169 May 12-May 14 JU1O 1197 May 19-May 25 JW5LJA etc 1198 * NOW -Aug/2000 JW9FJA 1181 Apr 7 -Oct JX7DFA 1192 NOW -Aug/2000 JY9NE 1190 May 19-May 22 N3WW/KH0 1198 * May 8 - ??? KH5, KH5K 1197 May 8 -May 20 KH6/OE1AZS 1197 NOW OD5/F5SQM 1168 May 15-May 18 OJ0VR, 0RJ etc 1198 * NOW P29DX 1182 Apr 15-July/2000 S511E - S588S 1194 May 10-May 31 SV/DL6UCW 1197 May -Oct/2000 SV5/IK2WZD 1196 May 17-May 21 TE6U 1198 * Apr 30-May 17 DL3NM/TI6 1196 May 20-Jun 4 W5AA/TI8 1198 * NOW -Jul/2000 TT8JLB 1193 NOW -Dec/2000 VK0MM 1176, 1178-1184, 1191, 1197-1198 May 6 -May 16 VK9WI 1196, 1198 * -Sep/2000 XE1/NP2AQ 1142 NOW -Late 2001 YI9OM 1186 Apr 13-End of May GM0RLZ/ZC4 1196 Oct 29-May/2000 ZF2NT 1171 Jun/99-2000 ZS8D 1191 "NEW": 1198 *
160m RA9SG 1831 2106Z 80m A52A 3504 2238Z via W0GJ, bureau 40m 9J2BO 7003 1939Z via W6ORD, direct PY0F/PY2ZDX 7003 0044Z via F6AJA, bureau DL3NM/TI6 7004 0351Z via bureau VQ9NL 7016 2210Z via W4NML 30m 5H3US 10107 2040Z via WA8JOC, bureau A52JS 10106 2214Z via VK9NS, direct FW/G3TXF 10105 0604Z via bureau OY2H 10105 1847Z via I0WDX, direct YK1AO 10106 0240Z via CBA 20m 4W6GH 14080 1950Z via CT1EGH, direct CE0Y/LX1NO 14265 0409Z via LX1NO, bureau N4BQW/KH5 14243 0939Z via K4TSJ ZK1JD 14243 0650Z Jim, Box 491, Rarotonga, Cook Islands, Pacific 17m 3D2QB 18082 1355Z via SM3CER, bureau 5N2BHF 18155 0459Z via OE6LAG, bureau 9V1JA 18125 1541Z via bureau A52A 18145 1805Z via W0GJ, bureau FO0CLA 18070 0920Z via F6CTL FW/G3TXF 18073 1612Z via G3TXF, bureau R1ANZ 18124 0346Z via RU1ZC, bureau VU3VLH 18069 1322Z via OK1MM, bureau XE1UN 18157 0532Z via EA5XX, bureau 15m 4W6MM 21001 1342Z see DXNL 1194 A52JS 21295 0845Z via VK9NS, direct E4/G3WQU 21025 2053Z via bureau KH6/OE1AZS 21295 1922Z via OE bureau ZF2NT 21024 1750Z via G3SWH, bureau 12m 3B9FR 24899 1316Z via CBA 4W6GH 24950 1214Z via CT1EGH, direct 9M2TO 24952 1721Z via JA0DMV, bureau 9N7VJ 24945 1228Z via JA9VJ A52JS 24945 1019Z via VK9NS, direct FH/TU5AX 24960 1549Z via F5OGL, bureau HF0POL 24892 1748Z via SP3WVL, also bureau P29VR 24940 1200Z via W7LFA, bureau PY0F/PY2ZDX 24900 1228Z via F6AJA, bureau T88YK 24950 0916Z via JN1WTK, bureau DL3NM/TI6 24907 1357Z via bureau VK9WI 24945 0815Z see DXNL 1198 WH0V 24915 0754Z via CBA ZD9BV 24918 1724Z via W4FRU, auch bureau 10m 3W7TK 28455 0822Z via OK1HWB, bureau A52A 28495 1314Z via W0GJ, bureau BY1SK/DL5MCC 28450 0624Z via DL5MCC CE0ZIS 28493 1405Z Elia, Box 1, Isla de Juan Fernandez, Chile D2BF 28550 0643Z via EA8EE, bureau EM1KY 28495 1521Z via UT7UA, bureau FK8HC 28498 0635Z via CBA FR5ZQ/G 28471 1528Z via FR5ZQ, direct FW/G3SXW 28028 1106Z via bureau PY0F/PY2ZDX 28460 1322Z via F6AJA, bureau PZ1FK 28490 1357Z via CBA V73GT 28045 0822Z via WF5T, bureau VQ9NL 28038 0910Z via W4NML
If you are looking for more information about some stations try the website http://www.qrz.com and look for the desired call: e.g. RZ9MYL. Additionally you can also add some information about you and your station.
QSLs arrived via bureau: JW/F5BU, KH0/JF2QNM (3/99), NH0M (via JA7YCE), NP3/KB2WBQ, OJ0/SM0NJO, ON7SUN (ON4LCV)
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