DX-NL 1215 - September 18, 2000
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
English by: Bob, DL7VOA
A3 - TONGA Hrane, YT1AD, and Dragan, Z32AU, announced to hit the airwaves as A35AD and A35AU between Sep 26 and Oct 3. QSLs via homecalls, also via bureau.
FO - FRENCH POLYNESIA Marcel, ON4QM, is staying with FO5QS and FO5NL for a few days and will be QRV mostly in CW on the high bands from Hereheretue (OC-052) for one month starting around Sep 25. He will then return to Tahiti and may then activate Maupihaa (OC-057) until Nov 25. QSL via ON4QM.
KH0 - MARIANA ISLANDS Hidetoshi, KH0/JH8KYU, will be on the air from Saipan (OC-086) during the WWDX RTTY Contest on Sep 23/24.
KH4 - MIDWAY ISLAND While staying on Midway Ted, NH4/NH6YK, may be on the air in SSB on 6-160m during his spare time from Sep 17-21. QSL via bureau or CBA. --- W1VX/KH4 (QSL via JF1OCQ) and NB6A/KH4 (QSL via JE1RXJ) are QRV from OC-030 operating in CW/SSB on 6-80m from Sep 22-24.
T8 - CAROLINES Shun, JH7IMX, is on the air from Palau signing T88SW from Sep 21-24. Before and after the WWDX RTTY Contest he is operating also CW/SSB and perhaps PSK 31 on 10-80m. QSL via JH7IMX.
3B6 - AGALEGA ISLAND The 3B6RF DXpedition to Agalega is realized by 19 participants from nine countries who will operate six 1 kw HF stations, one 6m and a SAT station in CW/SSB/RTTY/PSK31 from 28(!) tents from Oct 8-24. Un- fortunately the distance between the islands is not big enough for a new DXCC entity. More information, sponsors and online logs can be found on http://www.agalega2000.ch. QSL via bureau and direct (CBA is ok) to Ambrosi, HB9AGH.
EA8 - CANARY ISLANDS During the WWDX RTTY Contest Tim, N4GN, will operate as EA8BH on all bands this weekend. QSL for EA8BH via OH2BH. Outside of the contest he works as EA8/N4GN, QSL via N4GN.
J5 - GUINEA-BISSAU Surprising everybody Baldur, DJ6SI, working as J5X (CW) and Franz, DJ9ZB, working as in J5Z (SSB) hit the airwaves on Sep 17 and will stay there until Sep 25. Since one radio broke, they can work only one mode at a time. QSLs via homecall, also via bureau.
HC8 - GALAPAGOS ARCHIPELAGO On Sep 15 the contestants Trey, N5KO, and Steve Merchant flew to Galapagos to prepare the HC8N efforts during CQ WW RTTY Contest. They will be joined by Glenn Vinson, W6OTC, Glen Johnson, W0GJ, and his son Mark, N0MJ. QSL for HC8N via AA5BT.
HR - HONDURAS A Spanish team accompanied by HR1JMA, HR1LAS, HR1ORS, HR1PRN, HR1HFB and HR1LW is underway to build up new packet radio digipeaters in Honduras from Sep 16-25. During that time they will be QRV also as HQ0R in SSB/CW/RTTY on all HF bands. Check also their homepage at http://www.ure.es/honduras/honduras.htm. QSL for HQ0R via EA4URE, URE Headquarters, Box 220, Madrid 28080, Spain.
YV - VENEZUELA Ray, DL2GG/YV5, and other OMs will try again to work as YW5FC from SA-058 from Sep 22-24. Last years they did not manage to bring their power generator onshore but this time they have a helicopter! Check http://www.kilohertz.de or http://www.qsl.net/dl2gg/. QSL via W4SO.
E4 - PALESTINE 10 Japanese guys (JA1AFF, JA1PBV, JA1UPA, JA1UT, JH1UBU, JL1TRH, JR1GDR, JS1QHO, 7K1REG and 7M4CHT) shall be QRV as E44/homecalls working in RTTY, on 30m and 6m (beacon 50.115 MHz) from Sep 21-24. QSLs via homecalls.
SV - GREECE Eric, SV8/KU6J/p, is on the air from Thira/Santorini (EU-067) working in CW on the WARC bands from Sep 21-28. QSL via bureau or CBA to KU6J.
CQ WWDX CONTEST RTTY: Sep 23, 0000Z till Sep 24, 2400Z. Bands: 10-80m. Work: Everybody. Exchange: RST+CQ zone.
SCANDINAVIAN ACTIVITY CONTEST SSB: Sep 23, 1200Z till Sep 24, 1200Z. Bands: 10-80m. Work: Scandinavian stations. Exchange: RS+serial number.
DATE CALL DXNL Oct 8 -Oct 24 3B6RF 1195, 1215 * NOW 3B8GO 1208 Sep 18-Sep 26 3D2AU 1214 Sep 23-Sep 28 ?? 3DA (DL6DQW) 1213 NOW -2001 4O8/9X0A 1201 NOW 4W6 (several) 1190-1192, 1196 NOW 4W/OH2BF 1213 Aug 15-2001 4W6FK ? 1214 NOW UY0MF/5A 1209, 1211 NOW 5B4/G0DEZ 1209 -Sep UA3AGW/5N4 1213 Aug 29-Sep 26 5R8GQ 1211 Sep 9 -Sep 21 5V7VJ 1213 Sep 14-Sep 28 9A/N0MX 1212 Sep 9 -Sep 21 9G5VJ 1213 Sep 16-Oct 8 9H0VRZ etc 1214 Sep 26-Oct 2 A35AD, A35AU 1215 * Sep/2000 A9 (K4SXT) 1206 NOW -Nov 2 AX8AM 1207 Sep 7 -Sep 23 C91RF 1213 NOW -Nov CE etc (PY1VOY) 1214 Mar/99-2001 E4/G3WQU 1140 Sep 21-Sep 24 E44/JA1AFF etc 1215 * NOW -Sep 24 EA8BH 1215 * NOW EM1KY 1185 Aug -Nov/2000 FM/F2JD 1207 May -Nov 25 FO0DEH 1215 * Jan 7 - FW5ZL 1191 Sep 18-Sep 24 HC8N 1215 * Sep 16-Oct 1 HO1A 1214 Sep 18-Sep 25 HQ0R 1215 * Jun 10- ?? J28EW 1202 NOW -mid Oct J3/G3TBK 1209 Sep 17-Sep 25 J5X, J5Z 1215 * Apr 7 -Oct 7 JX7DFA 1192 Sep 23-Sep 24 KH0/JH8KYU 1215 * Sep 22-Sep 24 W1VX/KH4 etc 1215 * Sep 17-Sep 21 NH4/NH6YK 1215 * May 8 -Oct/2000 KH5, KH5K 1197-1211 Sep 28-Oct 8 LX0GDH, LX0GDJ 1214 Jan 1 -Dec 31 R1FJV 1179 Sep 21-Sep 28 SV8/KU6J/p 1215 * Sep 6 -Sep 20 SV8/SM7DAY 1213 Sep 14-Sep 26 T30JH 1214 Sep 21-Sep 24 T88SW 1215 * Aug -mid Nov T99ZZ 1214 -Oct 8 V5 (DL6DQW) 1213 NOW -Dec/2000 VK0MM 1176-1191, 1197, 1198 Sep 5 -Oct 4 VP5/K4ISV 1213 Aug -Dec/2000 VQ9QM 1208 -Dec/2000 VR2FD 1122 NOW -Dec/2001 YI9OM 1186 Sep 22-Sep 24 YW5FC 1215 * Sep 5 -Sep 25 ZD9ZM 1213, 1214 * "NEW": 1215 *
160m ZD9ZM 1832 0030Z via K4CIA ZS6UT 1832 0332Z 80m 5V7VJ 3507 2359Z via G4ZVJ, bureau 9X1A 3501 0026Z D68/G3OZF 3505 1801Z via G3OZF, bureau HO1A 3503 0559Z via DL6MYL NP4A 3789 0502Z via W3HNK, also via bureau 40m 9M0F 7056 1717Z via JA1HGY, bureau A52FH 7005 2357Z via F8RZ DU1/DK3GI 7006 2015Z via DL2MY, bureau J5X 7005 2027Z via DJ6SI, bureau JT1BH 7004 2025Z via bureau TI3TLS 7014 0439Z via bureau VQ9QM 7005 0126Z via W4QM, bureau ZD9ZM 7003 2001Z via K4CIA 30m 5H3RK 10103 0324Z via CBA 5V7VJ 10104 0623Z via G4ZVJ, bureau D68/G3OZF 10110 1817Z via G3OZF, bureau FK8GJ 10105 0646Z via F6CXJ, bureau HK6KKK 10106 0439Z via bureau J3/G3TBK 10107 2235Z via bureau JW/DL3NRV 10104 1719Z via DL3NRV, bureau VU3VLH 10109 2325Z via OKDXF, bureau 20m 4O8/9X0A 14195 1547Z via RW3AH, bureau NH6D/KH4 14243 0719Z via N6FF, bureau KH6/DH5PK 14198 0548Z via DH5PK VK0MM 14195 0644Z see DXNL 1180, QRX ! 17m A51AA 18145 1302Z via F2VX, bureau ZD9ZM 18074 1034Z via K4CIA ZK1FGV 18115 0754Z via WA6FGV 15m 4W6UN 21310 1259Z via VK3OT, direct 9M8SL/m 21295 1553Z via bureau A51AA 21295 1340Z via F2VX, bureau CE0Y/JA3IG 21012 1502Z via JA3IG, bureau J28NH 21082 1533Z via F5IPW, bureau KH6ND/KH5 21005 0840Z via K4TSJ OY1CT 21023 1416Z via bureau TX8EUT 21295 1327Z via 7M1WBP 12m 3W7CW 24892 1053Z see DXNL 1202 C91RF/p 24900 1510Z via DL6DQW, bureau E4/G3WQU 24900 0847Z via bureau FO0MOT/p 24918 1629Z via OM2SA, bureau J5Z 24944 1750Z via DJ9ZB, bureau JN1HOW/JD1 24900 1011Z via JN1HOW, bureau R1ANZ 24890 1054Z via RU1ZC, bureau VK9XV 24945 1247Z via PA3GIO, bureau VP5VAC 24945 1521Z via bureau VQ9VK 24907 1208Z via N1TO 10m 3D2TC 28520 0925Z via CBA 5V7VJ 28027 1514Z via G4ZVJ, bureau 7Q7LA 28010 1439Z via G0IAS, direct 9M0F 28025 0854Z via JA1HGY, bureau D2BB 28011 1719Z v. W3HNK, also via bureau D68/G3OZF 28480 0822Z via G3OZF, bureau FW5ZL 28016 0832Z see DXNL 1191 VP8/UT1KY 28495 1622Z via UT7UA, bureau
EA4DX's logs of 8Q7XX (15.355 SSB QSOs!) were published online at: http://www.geocities.com/TheTropics/Shores/4909/8q7xx2000.htm
QSLs arrived bureau: GM5VG/p (EU008, via GM3UTQ), GN4GTY/p (EU115), ZC4ATC, GW4IUF/p (EU124),J28BS (F5PHW),J6R (N3NT, WWDX SSB 99), S92CW (DK5AX), V47GU (DL7VOG), VK9NM, VP5/HB9CYN, VP5/HB9CYV, VP5E (K6HNZ)
QSLs arrived direct: HS0/VK3DXI, J28NH/p, J75KG (N2AU), JT1CO, KG4KO,KH6LEM, NP2BT (NA106),OX2K (OZ1ACB),P40MH (OH2BAD),P49V (AI6V), R1AND & R1ANP (NT2X)
QSLs arrived via 5T5U (JA1UT), ER1LW (1998), HF0POL (SP3WVL), WF5E QSL Service: NP2/KB7 (KU9C), OD5/OK1MU (OKDXF) (see http://www.qsl.net/wf5e/ or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org)
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