DX-NL 1409 October 28, 2004
DX News Letter
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DARC Committee "DX and HF Contesting"
Editor: Karlfried Henrichs, DL1EK
translation by: Bob, DL7VOA
EDITOR'S NOTE The expression "contest" refers to the upcoming WWDX SSB Contest on the weekend of October 30/31.
AFGHANISTAN, YA Rene, YA7X, is very active at the moment. QSL via DL1JJI.
ALAND ISLANDS, OH0, EU-002 YL1ZF, YL2KL, YL2LY and YL3CW will sign OH0I during the WWDX. QSL via OH3BHL. --- Ari, OH5DX, will participate in the contest as OH0Z. QSL via OH5DX. Find more information at: http://www.qsl.net/oh0z
ALASKA, KL7 Jim, NN5O, will start in a low power single band category on 15m or 20m from the Kenai peninsula.
ANGUILLA, VP2E, NA-022 VP2E will be the callsign of KC5EA, N5AU, N5TJ, K5MR, VE3EJ, K1DG and N2NT during the contest. QSL via N5AU.
ANTARCTICA, VP8/A Nick, NH6ON, will activate the station KC4AAA mainly on 14243 kHz between Nov 1 and Dec 15.
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA, V2, NA-100 V26DX will be QRV in the contest. QSL via KU9C.
ARUBA, P4, SA-036 John, KK9A, will sign P40A in the WWDX. QSL via WD9DZV. --- Andy, AE6Y, is QRV as P49Y from Oct 26 until Nov 2.
AUSTRALIA, VK Johan, PA3EXX, will hit the airwaves as VK4WWI/8 from the Bremer Islets (OC-185) on Oct 30/31 and from Centre Island (OC-198) on Nov 1/2. His next stops will be Sweers Island (OC-227) on Nov 3/4 and Marion Reef from Nov 8-12. He willwork in CW and on the WARC bands during the WWDX. QSL via homecall.
BAHAMAS, C6 Yuri, UR5DEM, will sign C6AUR during the WWDX SSB Contest. QSL via W3MMM. --- Mike, K1EU, Joe, K1JB, Steve, K1MV, and Jesse, KB1GWT, will be QRV as C6AVV in the contest. QSL via K1JB.
BHUTAN, A5 The Clipperton DX Club became QRV on Oct 25. Listen for A52CDX in SSB on 10/15/20m. QSL via F9DK.
BEAR ISLAND, JW, EU-027 Erik, JW2VOA, is activating Bear Island (EU-027) until Nov 27. QSL via LA2VOA.
CAPE VERDE, D4 Alberto, IV3TAN, will be QRV as D44TD on 20m in the WWDX. QSL via CT1EKF. He is staying on the islands from Oct 24 until Nov 1. --- Alexander, 4L5A, will sign D4B in the contest. QSL via K1BV. Find more information at: http://www.qsl.net/d44tt/
COCOS-KEELING ISLANDS, VK9/C, OC-003 VK9AA will be the call of Bernd,VK2AI, during the WWDX. QSL via DL8YR.
COSTA RICA, TI Members of the Pine Mountain DX Group (TI2KAC, W4BW, K4UN, W4KTR, WW4LL and N5V) will be QRV as TI8M in the contest. QSL via TI2KAC, bureau ok.
CRETE, SV9, EU-015 Roberto, I2WIJ, Salvatore, IK8UND, and Luigi, IK8HCG, will start in the WWDX multi/single category as J49Z. QSL via IK8UND. --- Stelio, SV9FBM, and Chrisovalantis, SV9FBZ, will be QRV as SY9Y in the WWDX Contest. QSL via SV9FBM.
CUBA, CO, NA-015 Members of the "Las Tunas Contest Crew" (CO8DM, CO8KA, CO8JY, CO7GG, CO8ZZ), OK1DTP and OK1TP will be active as T48K during the WWDX SSB.
ENGLAND, G GB200CLB will be QRV from Cromer Lifeboat station on Oct 30/31.
GUANTANAMO BAY, KG4, NA-015 Bill, KX4WW will take part in a single band WWDX category signing KG4WW.
GUATEMALA, TG TG7M and TG7I will be QRV in SSB/CW/RTTY/PSK31/SSTV on 6/15/17/20/40m from the Mayan Biosphere Reservate between Oct 30 and Nov 1. QSL via TG9ANF, unfortunately only direct!
HAWAII, KH6, OC-019 KH7X will be the callsign of N6TJ, W6NV, N6CW, K6AM, KH6YY, KH6ND,KH7U, AH6OZ, KH6BZF and K1ER during the contest. QSL via K2PF.
ISLE OF MAN, GD, EU-116 G1GEY, G3NKC, G0HSS, G4MJS, G4XUM, M0BEW, M0RHI and M5RIC will use MD4K in the WWDX.
ITU HEADQUARTERS GENEVA, 4U1/ITU LA7JO, OM1AM, OM3CGN and PB2T will activate 4U1ITU from Geneva during the WWDX SSB Contest. QSL via 4U1ITU.
JAPAN, JA, AS-117 JE4NKF/4 and JL4GEL/4 plan to become active from Nomi Island (AS-117) between Oct 31 and Nov 1. QSL via bureau.
LESOTHO, 7P Bernie, ZS4TX, will work as 7P8Z in the contest. QSL via ZS4TX. Find more information online at: http://www.zs4tx.co.za/7p8z.htm
LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0 Diethelm, DJ2YE/HB9AON, Wilhelm, DG3EX, Karl, DL6EAQ, Christian, DL6KAC, Wenz, DK5EZ, Rolf, DL8DAW, Heinz Willi, DL8EAQ, and Tom, HB9DOD, will be QRV again as HB0/HB9AON from Oct 24 till Nov 4. QSL via DJ2YE, buro ok.
MADEIRA, CT3, AF-014 As usual Walter, DJ6QT, will sign CT9L during the contest. Part of his team are also DK8FS, DL1YFF, DB7QJ, DL1ELY and DJ8OG.
MICRONESIA, V6, OC-010 Sho, JA7HMZ, will hit the airwaves as V63DX from Pohnpei (OC-010) from Oct 29 until Nov 3. Listen for V63B during the contest. QSL via JA7HMZ.
MOROCCO, CN Jim, W7EJ, will be QRV as CN2R next weekend. QSL via W7EJ.
MOZAMBIQUE, C9 Andre, ZS6WPX, is working as C91Z mainly in SSB (also in CW/RTTY) during his spare time from Oct 28 until Nov 1. The callsign of his XYL Magda is C91Y. QSL unfortunately only direct via ZS6WPX.
NAMIBIA, V5 Vladimir, ZS6MG, is QRV as V55V in the contest. QSL via Z33AA.
PALAU, T8, OC-009 Listen for Aki, JA1KAJ, to be active as T88QQ from Koror (OC-009) in SSB/CW/RTTY on 80-6m between Oct 29 and Nov 3. QSL via homecall.
PUERTO RICO, KP4, NA-099 Bill, N1HRA, Foster, N3KCJ, Joe, K1JN, Matt, WE1H, Pat, WL7Z, and Dave, W1CTN will sign NP3U during the WWDX SSB Contest. QSL via WP4U. --- Felipe, NP4Z, will participate in the contest as KP3Z. QSL via WC4E.
SARDINIA, IS0, EU-024 Roberto, IS0GRB, Alessandro, IS0MYN, Basso, IS0CLA, Gianni, IS0XDA, Angelo, IS0ADZ, Alessio, IS0SEL, Antonello, IS0XSE, and Stefano, IS0WBT, announced their activity as IS0A during the contest. QSL via IS0MYN.
SIERRA LEONE, 9L Ivo, 9A3A, is QRV as 9L1ADA from the capital Freetown from Oct 16-Nov 1. QSL via the address of 9L1ADA at QRZ.com (in Italy!), NOT via 5B4ADA!
ST KITTS AND NEVIS, V4, NA-104 Boris, UU5SY/V44, can be found on the air from Oct 25 until Nov 1, during the contest he will work on 10m. QSL via KC2FVN.
SVALBARD, JW, EU-026 JW5E will be the callsign of JW5NM and JW7FD during the upcoming WWDX. QSL via JW5NM.
TAIWAN, BV, AS-102 Paul, BV4FH, will be QRV as BO0K from Kinmen (AS-102) between Oct 29 and Nov 1. QSL via BV4YB.
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO, 9Y, SA-009 Stefan, 9Y4/DK1MM, and Frank, 9Y4/DL2CC, are working from Tobago (SA-009) from Oct 27 until Nov 2. During the WWDX contest they will sign 9Y4ZC.
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, A6 Robert, S53R, is guest at the station of A61AJ during the WWDX SSB. QSL via K2UO (North America) or DJ2MX (rest of the world).
QSL information for the WWDX SSB Contest 2004: 5U7JB via ON5NT,C4W via LOTW, 8P1A via NN1N, BV0J via BW0IR (direct or buro), CU2Z via DK7JQ, EA8ZS via OH1JT (only this activity ),EX9A via UA3DPX (direct or buro), FM5FJ via KU9C, FY5KE (direct or buro), HC8L via W5UE,HS8AC via E21EIC, MJ0ASP via F5SHQ, TF4CW via LX1NO, TO7X (4 band QSOs automatically QSL direct) else via buro to F5MUX, UA0YAY via IK2QPR,VP2E via N5AU direct, VP5X via OH3RB/W2GB, W4OV/VP9 via W4OV, V49A via V44NK
DATE CALL DXNL 20Oct-??? 3B8MM 1408 30Oct-31Oct 4U1ITU 1409 * 14Oct-Apr05 6O0JT 1407 24Oct-01Nov 6W1RY 1408 30Oct-31Oct 7P8Z 1409 * NOW -Nov04 8J1RF 1402 29Sep-13Nov 9G5JH 1405 NOW -Feb05 9U6PM 1400 27Oct-02Nov 9Y4/DK1MM.. 1409 * 18Oct-31Oct A51WD.. 1407 25Oct- ?Nov A52CDX 1409 * 24Oct-11Nov A52FH/A51AA 1408 29Oct-01Nov BO0K 1409 * 27Oct-10Nov C5/ON4ACA 1408 30Oct-31Oct C6AUR 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct C6AVV 1409 * 26Oct-01Nov C6DX 1408 30Oct-31Oct C91Z 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct CN2R 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct CT9L 1409 * 25Oct-04Nov CU2/DH4JQ.. 1408 30Oct-31Oct D44TD 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct D4B 1409 * 16Oct-30Oct DU6/DK6PD 1407 NOW -Dec04 EL2PM 1406 26Oct-05Nov FK/IK6CAC.. 1408 23Oct-02Nov FP/VE7SV 1408 01Nov-15Nov FR/F6BUM 1408 30Oct-31Oct GB200CLB 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct HB0/HB9AON 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct IS0A 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct J49Z 1409 * 26Oct-02Nov J75J.. 1408 31Oct-01Nov JE4NKF/4.. 1409 * NOW -20Dec JR6TYH/JD1 1406 NOW -27Nov JW2VOA 1409 * NOW -Apr05 JW4SNA 1408 30Oct-31Oct JW5NM 1409 * 25Oct-29Oct K8SCH 1408 01Nov 15Dec KC4AAA 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct KG4WW 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct KH7X 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct KP3Z 1409 * NOW -31Dec LZ35ZF 1389 30Oct-31Oct MD4K 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct NP3U 1409 * 01Jun-31Dec OE80XRW 1389 01Jun-31Oct OE8XRC/90KK 1389 30Oct-31Oct OH0I 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct OH0Z 1409 * 01Sep-30Nov ON60Z 1401 30Oct-31Oct P40A 1409 * 26Oct-01Nov P40W 1408 30Oct-31Oct P40Y 1409 * 26Oct-03Nov PJ4/T93M 1408 24Oct-06Nov S79MH 1408 NOW -Apr05 S9SS 1390 NOW -Nov04 ST2PN 1399 NOW -Dec04 ST2T 1403 30Oct-31Oct SY9Y 1409 * 21Sep-20Dec SU8BHI 1403 24Sep-02Nov TC2KJ 1404 23Oct-31Oct TO5M 1408 26Oct-05Nov TO7X 1408 25Oct-09Nov T30T 1408 30Oct-31Oct T48K 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct T88QQ 1409 * 30Oct-01Nov TG7M/TG7I 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct TI8M 1409 * NOW -Feb06 TJ3SL 1407 NOW -Sep05 TT8FT 1401 30Sep-21Oct TY5M 1405 25Oct-01Nov UU5SY/V44 1409 * 26Oct-03Nov V26B.. 1408 30Oct-31Oct V26DX 1409 * 26Oct-01Nov V29NR 1408 30Oct-31Oct V55V 1409 * 29Oct-03Nov V63DX 1409 * 23Oct-23Dec VC3W 1408 01Oct-31Oct VI6175WA 1405 NOW -Dec04 VK0DX 1406 30Oct-12Nov VK4WWI/8 1409 * 30Oct-31Oct VK9AA 1409 * 25Oct-04Nov VK9XD 1408 30Oct-31Oct VP2E 1409 * 26Oct-02Nov VP5T 1408 06Jun-06Nov VP9/W9AEB 1391 NOW -Dec04 VQ9LQ 1398 22Oct-28Oct WH8/KH6BZF 1408 NOW -31Dec WL7CPA 1402 15Oct-05Nov XU7ACE 1407 25Oct-31Oct XX9C 1408 NOW YA7X 1409 * NOW Feb05 YI9KT/YI9GT 1408 NOW -Mar06 ZD8I 1402 * = new .. = and other calls
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