DX-NL 1357 September 18, 2003
DX News Letter
a free weekly service of
DARC Committee "DX and HF Contesting"
Editor: Karlfried Henrichs, DL1EK
translation by: Bob, DL7VOA
ALAND ISLANDS, OH0, EU-002 Tomi, OH6EI, is signing OH0Z in CW (Sep 20/21) and SSB (Sep 27/28) during the Scandinavian Activity Contest (SAC). QSL via OH5DX. You can find more information on his website: http://www.qsl.net/oh0z/
AUSTRALIA, VK, OC-228 Peter, VK3QI, Keith, VK3FT, Paul, VK3AJJ, and Paul, VK3KXG, plan to visit the Baudin Rocks, also known as Godfrey Island in the South Australia East Group (OC-228) on Sep 25/26. They will be QRV in CW/SSB as VI5BR on the usual IOTA frequencies. This group has been visited by HAMs only once before. QSL via VK3QI.
CAMBODIA, XU Hubert, XU7ACI, is working as a missionary in Phnom Penh for the next two years. QSL via KB8TJP.
CANADA, VE Yoshiro, VE2/N1VF, is QRV from Orleans Island (NA-128) from Sep 17-19. After that he will sign VY2/N1VF from Prince Edward Island (NA-029) from Sep 20-23. Operation is planned in SSB/CW on 6-40m.QSL via bureau.
CYPRUS, 5B4, AS-004 Alan, G3PMR, will show up as 5B4AHJ again from Sep 24 until Dec 13. QSL via G3PMR, bureau ok. QSLs can be requested also via e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
DODECANESE, SV5, EU-001 SV5/ON4BB, SV5/ON5JE and SV5/ON5KH are QRV from Kos working on 10-20m from Sep 15-29. QSLs via homecalls. --- Uli, SV5/DJ9XB, will be active from Karpathos between Sep 20 and Oct 1. He will participate in the RTTY Contest as J45XB but works also in PSK31, Hell and RTTY on the WARC bands before and after the contest.
GIBRALTAR, ZB2 ZG2FX is momentarily very active in SSB and CW on several bands. QSL via G3RFX, unfortunately only direct.
GUADELOUPE, FG, NA-102 EA2RU, EA2RY and EB2DTB will be QRV in SSB/RTTY/PSK31/SSTV between Sep 23 and Oct 9. Skeds can be arranged via e-mail to email@example.com QSL via EA2RY.
GUINEA BISSAU, J5 Miguel, EA5IK, is staying there for two weeks since Sep 13. He intends to work with wire antennas on 80-6m during his spare time.
ENGLAND, G, EU-011 Members of the Taunton and District Amateur Radio Club are visiting St Mary's Island (belongs to Isles of Scilly, EU-011) from Sep 20-27. They are signing GB0SM in CW/SSB on 10-160m. QSL via G0PSE, bureau ok.
HAWAII, KH6, OC-019 Shunichiro, JH7IMX, is spending his holidays in Honolulu from Sep 25-30. Expect him to show up as K7WD/KH6. QSL via JH7IMX.
ITALY, I, AF-019 Alberto, IG9/IT9MRM/p, plans to hit the airwaves in SSB on 20/15m from Lampedusa Island (AF-019) on Sep 22/23. QSL via homecall. His website is: http://www.qsl.net/it9mrm
JAPAN, JA, AS-117 JN4RDX/4 is working in SSB/CW on 20/30/40m from Yashiro Island (AS-117) from Sep 12-25. QSL via bureau.
MADEIRA, CT3, AF-014 Braga, CT3HU, Helder, CT3HQ, Xavier, CT3JK, and Jose, CT3MD, are signing CS9C from the Christopher Columbus Museum on Porto Santo (AF-014) from Sep 20-27. QSL via CT3MD, bureau ok.
MARIANA ISLANDS, KH0, OC-086 Kuro, JH0MGJ, will be QRV in CW/SSB on 160-6m signing AL5A/NH0 from Saipan from Sep 22-29. QSL via JH0MGJ.
MARKET REEF, OJ, EU-053 The QLF DX Team is on the air as OJ0LA from Sep 19-26. The operators LA5UKA, LA6MP, LA8AJA, LA8SDA and LA9VDA are working in CW/SSB/RTTY on all bands listening especially for North America and Japan. QSL via LA9VDA. Their website is: http://www.qsl.net/la8aja/oj0la/
SARDINIA, IS0 Giovanni, IS0/IZ2DPX/p, will be QRV from Stintino (EU-024, IIA SD-001) from Sep 24-27. He also plans another operation as IM0/IZ2DPX/p from Maddalena Island (EU-041, IIA SS-001). QSL via IZ2DPX.
SIERRA LEONE, 9L Jerry, K4ZIN, is on the air again mainly in CW on 40-10m signing 9L1JT. He is staying in Freetown from Sep 15-23. QSL via K4ZIN.
SOUTH COOK ISLANDS, ZK1, OC-013 Allen, K6USN, is signing ZK1USN from Rarotonga from Sep 18-21. He is working in CW on the usual DX frequencies on 10-40m. Skeds can be arranged via e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. QSL via K6USN. He will go to the Northern Cook Islands after that.
SVALBARD, JW Just, LA9DL, Erling, LA6VM, and Halvard, LA7XK, will be QRV as JW5X (QSL via LA5X) from Longyearbyen during the Scandinavian Activity Contest. Before and after the contest they are signing JW9DL, JW6VM and JW7XK. QSLs via homecalls.
TIMOR LESTE, 4W Peter, 4W3CW, will be on the air for one more year. He is working only in CW on all HF bands with 100 watts and a vertical. Send your QSLs via: Peter McKay, UNMISET, PO Box 2436, Darwin, NT 0801, Australia.
TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, VP5, NA-003 Dave, VP5/AH6HY, plans to activate Grand Turk in SSB on 40-10m from Sep 26 until Oct 4. QSL via AH6HY.
VANUATU, YJ The sailers Mike, KM9D, and YL Jan, KF4TUG, arrived in Port Vila. They are waiting for a licence now and with that in hand they plan to go the Torres Island Group (OC-110). They will operate on all HF bands from there. More information is not available yet.
(d) = direct only
(B) = bureau ok
* = new manager
DATE CALL DXNL 10Sep-24Sep 3W/DL3NCW 1356 20Aug-20Sep 4K0GNY 1353 13Sep-18Sep 4S7YHG.. 1356 NOW -Sep04 4W3CW 1357 * 24Sep-13Dec 5B4AHJ 1357 * 13Sep-27Sep 5R8HA 1356 NOW -2004 5X1CW 1339 04Sep-21Sep 7Q7CE 1355 14Sep-15Oct 7Q7WW 1356 13Sep-21Sep 9G5XA 1356 15Sep-23Sep 9L1JT 1357 * 04Sep-18Sep 9Y4/DL1MGB 1355 22Sep-29Sep AL5A/NH0 1357 * NOW -2006 BU2/JJ1TBB 1339 NOW -Dec03 C91Z 1356 20Sep-27Sep CS9C 1357 * 02Aug-28Sep CT9F 1351 NOW -2004 D2CR 1339 08Sep-07Oct EA6/DL6KAC 1355 08Sep-20Sep EA6/DL8LAS 1355 01Sep-30Sep EN100WAY 1355 01Sep-20Sep F5PRU/p 1356 23Sep-09Oct FG/EA2RU.. 1357 * 16Sep-23Sep FH/G4IRN 1356 14Sep-20Sep FK/JF1UIO 1356 18Sep-03Oct FO/DF6IC.. 1356 20Sep-27Sep GB0SM 1357 * NOW -31Dec HE2DIG 1337 22Sep-23Sep IG9/IT9MRM 1357 * 14Sep-26Sep IH9/IK4MED 1356 13Sep-18Sep IL7/IZ8FDH 1356 01Jul-30Oct IR8DX 1347 13Sep-27Sep IS0/HA4XG/p 1356 24Sep-27Sep IS0/IZ2DPX 1357 * 20Sep-01Oct J45XB 1357 * 11Sep-25Sep J48IS 1355 13Sep-29Sep J5/EA5IK 1357 * NOW -Dec03 JM6DZB/JD1 1324 12Sep-25Sep JN4RDX/4 1357 * NOW JW5X 1357 * 16Sep-22Sep JW7QI.. 1356 25Sep-30Sep K7WD/KH6 1357 * 15Sep-22Sep LX/DF3VM.. 1356 20Sep-28Sep OH0Z 1357 * 19Sep-26Sep OJ0LA 1357 * 06Sep-18Sep PJ2DX 1356 13Sep-27Sep S79IRN 1356 08Sep-30Sep SP5PB/4 1356 15Sep-29Sep SV5/ON4BB.. 1357 * 11Sep-25Sep SV8/DF3IS 1355 06Sep-27Sep SV8/F5TGR 1356 15Sep-19Sep SX8PLH 1356 NOW -31Dec UE0JWA 1351 17Sep-19Sep VE2/N1VF 1357 * 25Sep-26Sep VI5BR 1357 * 01Jul-03Dec VI8NT 1346 26Sep-04Oct VP5/AH6HY 1357 * 20Sep-23Sep VY2/N1VF 1357 * NOW -Sep04 XU7ACI 1357 * NOW -Jun04 XU7ACW 1351 01Sep-Mar04 YA/JA1PBV 1355 NOW -Aug04 YA1R 1356 NOW YJ/KM9D.. 1357 * NOW ZG2FX 1357 * 18Sep-21Sep ZK1USN 1357 * 15Sep-29Sep ZK3/DJ7RJ 1356 * = new .. = and other calls
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