DX-NL 1221 - October 30, 2000
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
English by: Bob, DL7VOA
VP8A - ANTARCTICA Bert, KC4/WA1O, a scientist will participate in the International Antarctic Scientific Expedition (ITASE) operating with TS50 and wire antennas between Nov 1 and Jan 15, 2001. QSL via KA1CRP.
9M6 - EASTERN MALAYSIA Members of the Borneo ARC will activate 9M6C on 14195 and 21195 kHz ONLY from Nov 3-5.
KH5K - KINGMAN REEF The 15 op K5K activity from OC-096 ends on Oct 31, 1700Z. On this day they will stay on air with four stations on 15/20/40/80m. QSL via K4TSJ. More information and online logs can be found on the website http://www.qsl.net/krpdxg/
KH6 - HAWAII Ralph, N7KGA/KH6, and Debby, N7FL, are QRV from Oct 26 until Nov 6.
T8 - PALAU Koji, JK7TKE, is QRV as T88TU from Koror (OC-009) working on 80-6m from Dec 27-31. QSL via bureau to JK7TKE or direct to Koji Fukui, 1840-5 Izumi-cho, Tokorozawa 359-1112, Japan.
T2 - TUVALU Tusti, W4WET, appeared as T2DX during the WWDX. QSL via W4WET.
V6 - CAROLINES Shoji, V63DX/JA7HMZ, is on Pohnpei (OC-010) and planned to take part in the WWDX as V6A but was not heard on air. He is accompanied by Koh, V63DQ/JA7KAC, who wants to operate especially in CW and on the WARC bands. QSL for V6A via JA7AO; V63DX via JA7HMZ, Shoji Igawa, 17 Shirogane, Yokobori, Ogachi,019-0204 Japan. QSL V63DQ via JA7KAC.
VK - AUSTRALIA Ten members of the VK6 DX Chasers Clubs announced to operate as VK6DIR from Direction/Mackerel Islands (OC-140) working with four stations on 40-6m from Nov 5-13. QSL via VK6NE. Check also their homepage http://www.mackerelislands.com.au
VK9L - LORD HOWE ISLAND Ed, AA4EH, is on the air from OC-004 signing VK9KEH on 10-30m (most on 21020 kHz) between Oct 31 and Nov 6. QSL via AA4EH.
ZK1 - SOUTH COOK Silvano, KB5GL, and Nando, IT9YRE, both experienced IOTA DXpeditioners are QRV as ZK1AGL and ZK1YRE from Mangaia (OC-159) from Nov 1-8. They are operating with two stations, linear, verticals and loops in SSB on 10-20m. QSLs via homecalls, direct or via bureau.
ZK1 - NORTH COOK Yasu, JI1NJC, and Yu, JR2KDN, are on the air from Penrhyn (OC-082) signing ZK1NJC and ZK1NDK between Oct 28 and Nov 4. Operation takes place in SSB/CW/RTTY on all bands (6m->50.100 MHz, QSX 50.140+). QSL via JR2KDN (CBA or JA bureau). Bureau QSLs may be requested by sending an e-mail to: email@example.com
ZL8 - KERMADEC ISLAND Jacky, ZL3CW (F2CW), has left New Zealand on Oct 30 to operate as ZL8CW or ZM8CW from Raoul (OC-039) from Nov 2-12 or from Nov 23.
D4 - CAPE VERDE EA8BYG, EA8EE, SM0JHF and SM0JQX are hitting the airwaves as D44AC from Sao Vicente (AF-086; HK76MK) from Nov 1-7. They are working in CW/SSB/RTTY/PSK31/HELL/MFSK16/32/MT63/SSTV/PACTOR on all bands. QSL via EA8URL. Daily logs on http://www.qsl.net/dxgrancanaria/
8R - GUYANA After being QRV from FY Arliss, 8R/W7XU, shall be QRV on 20m CW or 6m (50110 kHz) between Oct 30 and Nov 7. QSL via W7XU.
CE - CHILE Bruce, CE8/KD6WW, is QRV from Navarino (SA-050) from Nov 2-4. QSL via KD6WW, direct or via buro. Buro QSLs also via firstname.lastname@example.org
FG - GUADELOUPE Bob, KR4DA, William, N2WB, Bill, W4WX, and Clarence, W9AAZ, of the FDXPG were QRV from Oct 24-31. QSLs for FG5BG via KR4DA, FG/N2WB via N2OO, all others via homecall. See: http://www.geocities.com/n2wb23/ & http://members.xoom.com/FDXPG/
KG4 - GUANTANAMO BAY Vance, N5VL, is QRV as KG4VL from NA-015 from Oct 27 till Nov 3. QSL via N5VL (CBA).
KH2 - GUAM AA9WZ (QSL via JA1OZK), JA1OBY, JA1XHE, JH1FUD, JL1LOW and JR1XIM were active in CW/SSB/digital modes from OC-026 from Oct 26-30. QSLs via homecalls (bureau or CBA's).
KP2 - US VIRGIN ISLANDS Bill, NU0Q, is operating during the ARRL CW Sweepstakes as WP2Z from St. Croix (NA-106) from Nov 4-6. Outside of the contest he works as KP2/NU0Q. QSL for WP2Z via KU9C, QSL for KP2/NU0Q via NU0Q.
PJ2 - NETHERLAND ANTILLES Joeke, PJ2/PA0VDV, is on the air in CW only from Curacao (SA-006) between Oct 26 and Nov 15. QSL via buro to PA0VDV (QSL Regio R14) or to his CBA. Buro QSLs may be requested via e-mail: email@example.com
V2 - ANTIGUA The Team Antigua was QRV from NA-100 signing V26B (QSL via WT3Q) in the contest or using their own calls from Oct 25 till Nov 1.
V3 - BELIZE The Kansas City DX Club was also QRV during the WWDX signing V31GC respectively V31KY, V31LF, V31GE and V31SE outside of the contest.
VP2E - ANGUILLA W8GEX (VP2EP), AC8G (VP2EH) and W8ILC (VP2EK) were active as VP2EK from NA-022 during the WWDX and in SSB/CW on all bands between Oct 26 and Nov 2. QSLs via homecalls.
VP2M - MONTSERRAT W6JKV, K6MYC and K5AND were announced from NA-103 from Nov 3-19.
VP5 - TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS WA2VYA, WA3RHW, K2WB and N2VW of the Frankford Radio Club were QRV from VP5JM's QTH on Providenciales (NA-002) from Oct 24-31. During the WWDX they were VP5T, QSL via N2VW (buro QSLs via firstname.lastname@example.org). All others via their homecalls.
9K - KUWAIT On Nov 4-6 the KARS activates the special callsign 9K2LOW to remember the extinguishing of the last oil well set on fire during the Gulf War. QSL via 9K2RA.
A5 - BHUTAN The Japanese got these calls: A52W (QSL via JH1NBN), A52DX (via JF1PJK), A52JA (via JK1AFI), A52B (via JR7TEQ) and A52XX (via JA1PCY).
S2 - BANGLADESH Carl, SM6CPY, intends to operate as S21YD on 10-20m during the first week of November. QSL via SM6CPY.
HB0 - PRINCIPALITY OF LIECHTENSTEIN Laci/HA6NL, Zsolt/HA6PS, Csaba/HA6PX and Tibor/HA6ZV shall be QRV as HB0/homecalls from Nov 1-7. QSLs via homecalls. During the HA QRP Contest they will use HB0/HA5RT/p (QSL via HA6NL) at +/-3511 kHz.
JW - SVALBARD Tor, LA9XGA, is on the air again from Longyearbyen (EU-026) signing JW9XGA in CW/RTTY/PSK31 from Nov 2-8. QSL via bureau to LA9XGA or direct via Tor-Atle Sandal, Hamnaflot 6, N-4200 Sauda, Norway.
DATE CALL DXNL POSTPONED 05/2001 3B6RF 1195, 1215, 1217 Nov 3 -Nov 17 3B8 (DL7DF etc) 1216 NOW -Feb/2001 4W6FK 1216 NOW -2002 4S7RO/6Y5 1219 Oct 21-Oct 1 8A3B 1219 Oct 17-?? 8Q7QQ 1219 Oct 30-Nov 7 8R/W7XU 1221 * Oct 21-Nov 6 9E1C, 9E1S 1219 Nov 4 -Nov 6 9K2LOW 1221 * Oct 21-Nov 2 9M6AAC 1219 Nov 3 -Nov 5 9M6C 1221 * Oct 25-Nov 11 A35ZG, A35YL 1216 Oct 27-Nov 3 A52W, A52DX etc 1220, 1221 * Oct 24-Nov 1 A61AJ 1220 Nov 2 -Nov 4 CE8/KD6WW 1221 * Nov 1 -Nov 7 D44AC 1221 * NOW D4A, D44BS 1219 Oct 29-Nov 10 DU3/G4ZVJ 1218 Oct 18-Nov 1 E30TA (BCC) 1218, 1220 Oct 10- EP4PTT 1219 Oct 24-Oct 31 FG5BG etc 1221 * Aug -Nov/2000 FM/F2JD 1207-1208, 1220 May -Nov 25 FO0DEH 1215 Oct 24-Nov 2 FO0FRA 1219 Oct 31-Nov 8 FO0SCH 1220 Oct 21-Nov 4 FO0WEG 1220 Oct 28-Nov 4 HB0/HA0HW etc 1220 Nov 1 -Nov 7 HB0/HA6NL 1221 * NOW -Summer2002 J28EX 1220 NOW -Nov J3/W6FC 1220 Nov 2 -Nov 8 JW9XGA 1221 * Nov 1 -Jan 15 KC4/WA1O 1221 * Oct 27-Nov 3 KG4VL 1221 * Oct 26-Nov 6 N7KGA/KH6 etc 1221 * NOW -Dec P29DX 1219 Oct 26-Nov 15 PJ2/PA0VDV 1221 * Oct 30-Nov 5 R2/OZ5IPA 1220 Oct 1 -Dec 31 SY2A 1217 Oct 27-Oct 31 T88TU 1221 * Aug -mid Nov T99ZZ 1214 NOW -Dec/2001 TT8DX 1219 Oct 20-End of Nov TZ6JA 1220 Oct 25-Nov 1 V26B etc 1221 * Oct 25-??? V31GC etc 1221 * Oct 27-Nov 2 V63DQ, V63DX 1221 * Nov 5 -Nov 13 VK6DIR 1221 * Oct 21-Nov 4 VK9CZ, VK9CK 1219 Oct 31-Nov 6 VK9KEH 1221 * NOW -Dec/2000 VK0MM 1176-1191, 1197, 1198 Oct 26-Nov 2 VP2EK,VP2EP,.EH 1221 * Nov 3 -Nov 19 VP2M (W's) 1221 * Oct 24-Oct 31 VP5T etc 1221 * Oct 30-Mar/2001 VQ9PO 1220 Aug -Dec/2000 VQ9QM 1208 Nov 4 -Nov 6 WP2Z etc 1221 * Nov 1 -Nov 8 ZK1AGL, ZK1YRE 1221 * NOW -Nov 4 ZK1MHM 1218 Oct 28-Nov 6 ZK1NJC, ZK1NDK 1221 * Nov 2 -Nov 12 ZL8CW 1221 * "NEW": 1221 *
160m 5C8M 1831 1955Z via DL6FBL, bureau D4A 1825 0233Z via I2MQP, bureau E30TA 1824 2112Z via DL5NAM, bureau FG5BG 1820 0515Z via KR4DA FP/N8KR 1840 0320Z via N8KR IG9A 1840 2122Z via I2MQP, bureau OY9JD 1821 0142Z via CBA PJ8/K7ZUM 1831 0413Z via K7ZUM, bureau V26B 1829 0516Z via WT3Q, bureau VO2CQ 1829 2256Z via VE3FU, bureau 80m CN8WW 3777 1830Z via DL6FBL, bureau FP/AC8W 3797 0522Z via AC8W, bureau FS/K4ZA 3782 0521Z via K4ZA HC8A 3767 0726Z via WV7Y, bureau J80WW 3787 0634Z via W2EN K5K 3503 0506Z via K4TSJ P43P 3795 0346Z via I2MQP, bureau ZF2MC 3791 0713Z via N7MQ, bureau 40m 9E1S 7006 2257Z via IV3TRK 9M8R 7035 2043Z via W7EJ, direct A52B 7056 2105Z via JR7TEQ A61AJ 7047 2008Z via W3UR, bureau PJ7/N4ZC 7005 0050Z via N4ZC PY0FF 7046 0454Z via W9VA, bureau TG9AKC 7016 0317Z via Box 2700, Guatemala City, Guatemala DL1DA/TI7 7002 0501Z via DL1DA, bureau ZF2AH 7018 0049Z via W6VNR, bureau 30m DU1/DK3GI 10108 2104Z via DL2MY, bureau K5K 10106 0735Z via K4TSJ VP2EK 10104 0337Z via W8ILC VU2TS 10108 2004Z via I1YRL ZK1BQI 10105 0433Z via I6BQI 20m FO0FRA 14260 0755Z via CT1EAT, bureau VK0MM 14185 0718Z see DXNL 1180, QRX ZK1NCJ 14018 1323Z via JI1NCJ 17m A35YL 18160 0713Z via DL7AFS, bureau K5K 18145 0748Z via K4TSJ 15m 3D2RW 21022 0627Z via ZL1AMO, also bureau A35ZG 21295 0856Z via DL7AFS, bureau T88QG 21335 1513Z via JA1QGT 12m 9E1C 24940 1422Z via IV3OWC A35BQ 24900 2231Z via I6BQI C6A/KI6T 24895 1741Z via KI6T, bureau J8/WA2VUY 24955 1546Z via W2EN K5K 24945 1728Z via K4TSJ 10m A52XX 28476 0904Z via JA1PCY D4A 28461 1200Z via I2MQP, bureau FG/N2WB 28473 1943Z via N2OO, bureau FO0WEG 28495 1555Z via SP9FIH J28NH 28756 1316Z via F5IPW, bureau T88WX 28615 1412Z via JA1WSX, bureau V26NM 28428 1849Z via NM5M V73CW 28020 0920Z via AC4G, also bureau XQ0Y 28806 1520Z via KD6WW, bureau XU7ABL 28510 1010Z via JA1ELY, bureau ZF2RV 28616 1435Z via WJ7R, bureau
Pascual, EA5EYJ, collected the QSL routes for the CQ WWDX SSB Contest 2000 at http://www.arrakis.es/~ea5eyj/
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