DX-NL 1397 August 5, 2004
DX News Letter
a free weekly service of
DARC Committee "DX and HF Contesting"
Editor: Karlfried Henrichs, DL1EK
translation by: Bob, DL7VOA
I want to thank Michael,DJ5AV, for his help as DXNL editor during my stay in the hospital. Surely it was not easy to put those issues together without any preparations made. After a break of eight weeks I am back as editor of the DX Newsletter. - Karlfried, DL1EK
AFGHANISTAN, YA Rene, DL2JRM, will sign YA7X from Kabul between Aug 11 and the start of September. QSL via DL1JJI.
AUSTRALIA, VK The Central Goldfield Amateur Radio Club celebrates the 150th birthday of the city of Maryborough and is using the special callsign VI3JA for this reason on Aug 7/8. You can find more information on their website: http://www.cgfar.com
AVES ISLAND, YV0, NA-020 Until Aug 8 the YV0D DXpedition is active on following frequencies: CW: 1823, 3503/3523, 7003/7023, 10103, 14023, 18073, 21023,24893,28023, 50103 kHz; SSB: 1843, 3795, 7055, 14195/14260, 18145,21195/21295,24945, 28480/28905, 50135 kHz; RTTY: 3580, 7035, 10133, 14083, 18101, 21083, 24920, 28083 kHz; SSTV 14233, 21343, 28683 kHz; PSK: 3580, 7035/7080, 10143, 14071, 18101, 21071, 24920, 28120 kHz. QSL via KB6NAN. Pilot stations are ZL2AL (Asia/Oceania), K6GNX (North America) and OH2RF (Europe). More information can be found online at: http://www.radioclubvenezolano.org.
AZORES ISLANDS, CU, EU-003 Uwe, CU7/DH9YAT, is working with QRP in CW on 40/20/15m from Aug 3-20.
BONAIRE, PJ, SA-006 Carlo, I4ALU, states that he will be QRV in CW on 10-40m from Aug 11-24. He does not know his callsign yet. QSL via bureau.
CANADA, VE VE3RGG plans to activate the lighthouse Cabot Head (ARLHS CAN-067) on Aug 7/8.
CASPIAN SEA Lutz, GM0GNY, is signing 4K0GNY again from an oil drilling platform in the Caspian Sea between Jul 23 and Aug 23. The QSL is not good for the DXCC award.
CROATIA, 9A, EU-136 9A/HA0HW and 9A/HA4DX are staying on Krk Island (EU-136) from Aug 2-12. They are working mainly in CW but also in PSK31/RTTY/SSB during the early morning and late evening. QSLs via homecalls.
FAEROE ISLANDS, OY, EU-018 Tom, OY/DL2RMC, and OY/DL1RTL will be QRV on all bands between Aug 8 and Sep 9. QSLs via homecalls.
FRANCE, F The special event station TM5JIM is working in CW/SSB on 80/40/20m during the 27th Jazz Festival in Marcia from Aug 1-15. QSL via F6DJB, bureau ok. --- TM3ID (QSL via F4TXE) and TM6ANV (QSL via F5MNW) are QRV from the Provence from Aug 7-21. --- Jerome, F5ASD, is visiting the lighthouse Cap Frehel (PB-087) from Aug 8-15. QSL via bureau.
GERMANY, DL Sven, DD6VSF, will stay on the islands Scharhoern (EU-127) from Aug 6-8, on Usedom (EU-129) from Aug 13-15 and on Ruegen (EU-057) from Aug 20-22
GREECE, SV Pietro, IZ2ELA, is sailing from Corfu to Zante Island from Aug 7-21. He will sign SV8/IZ2ELA/mm in CW/SSB on 10/15/17/20m. QSL ONLY direct!
GUAM, KH2, OC-026 Tack, JE1RXJ, is signing NB6A/KH2 in CW/SSB/RTTY on 160-6m (mainly on 6m/160m/WARC) from Aug 6-8. QSL via JE1RXJ, bureau ok.
GUANTANAMO BAY, KG4, NA-015 Bill, W4DX, will be active in SSB/RTTY/PSK31 as KG4DX from Aug 10-14.
ITALY, I The special event station IY6GM is hitting the airwaves from Monte Cappuccini (WAIL MA-003, ARLHS ITA-104) from Aug 6-10. QSL via I6GFX, bureau ok.
MADEIRA, CT3, AF-014 Axel, CT3/DL1ARD, Klaus, CT3/DL5NUA, and Ingo, CT3/DL3HQN, are working in CW/RTTY/SSB on 10-160m from Aug 4-16. QSLs via homecalls.
MARSHALL ISLANDS, V7, OC-029 Aki, JA1KAJ, plans to work as V73V from Majuro (OC-029) in SSB/CW/RTTY on 80-10m from Aug 11-16. QSL via homecall.
RUSSIA, UA0 RA0CS, UA0AOZ and UA0CB are the operators of RA0C on the island of Ustritsa (RR-14-04) from Aug 7-11.
SARDINIA, IS0, EU-024 Freddy, IZ1EPM, is signing II0P from Sardinia (EU-024, JN41OF) mainly on 6m, the WARC bands and on HF between the months of July and September.
SWAZILAND, 3DA Dave, K4SV, and Neil, VA7DX, are working in CW/SSB/RTTY/digital modes mainly on the lowbands during the darklight hours. Listen for 3DA0SV and 3DA0WC from Aug 7-11. QSLs via K4YL. You can find more information on their website: http://www.k4sv.com
SWITZERLAND, HB9 HE5IBC is active throughout the month of August. QSL via HB9MM.
UGANDA, 5X Jay, K4ZLE, is active again as 5X2A from Aug 3-21. He prefers to work in CW on the lowbands but also plans to operate in PSK31 this time. QSL direct via K4ZLE.
UKRAINE, UR The operators UT3UZ, UT4UO, UT2UB, UY2UA, UY2UZ, UT7UW, UX3UN, UT5UOC, UT4UAA, UT4UAY and UT4UBJ are forming the team of EM0U. This station is working in CW/SSB on 6-160m from Chernobyl from Aug 6-8. QSL via UT3UZ.
USA, W N9L is activating several lighthouses in Wisconsin from Aug 5-14. QSL direct to W5AZN. --- Steve, W3HF/4, is going to visit Bogue Banks (NA-112) from Aug 9-15. He plans to work with QRP mostly in PSK on 40-15m, SSB skeds can be arranged via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. QSL via homecall. --- The Old Barney Amateur Radio Club (http://www.obarc.org) signs N2OB from the lighthouse Barnegat (ARLHS USA-039, IOTA NA-111, USI NJ-001S) on Aug 7. They are working in SSB mainly on 20/40m from 1300-2200 UTC. QSL via N2OB.
VANUATU, YJ, OC-035 Franz, DK1II/ZL2III,is going to hit the airwaves from Port Vila (OC-035) mostly in CW on 10-40m from Aug 6-15. Franz applied for the call YJ0II. QSL via DK1II.
QSLs arrived buro: 4O8AA, 5U7LF, 9H3UD (DL5OB), 9Y4NW (SA-009),AY5E (LU5DV), BY1QH, CE8/F9IE (SA-050), CK9WGS, CO/XE1CI, CP/DF9GR, CT/DJ9XB,D4B (K1BV),DH9YPA/p (EU-127),DU1/VE7DP (OC-244), DU8UTC (OC-130, EA7FTR), EA6/DL8YR/p (EU-004), ER27A, EN40QPG (UY5YY), EN750WKD (UT7WZ), EO100UKB (UR7UQ), ER60SB (ER1DA), EX10R (EX2A), EY7AV, F8BDF/p (EU-032), FO/DJ4OI (OC-152), GB2LO (EU-009), HF25JP, HF70E, HI7/K2AC (NA-096, JA7AGO), HP1AC (EA5KB),HR5/F2JD,IS0GSR, J42X (SV2GNC), JW2JR, KH8/KK6HC (OC-045), KL7JFU (NL7NF), LA9RY (EU-055),LU/F5TYY (SA-008,SA-049),LU/F9IE (SA-049), LX1NJ, LY1DJ, LY2PX, LY40ZZ, OH0/DF2BR/p (EU-002),R10RRC, RD3A, RG9A, RH9XN (RN9XA), RL3AA/1 (EU-133), RO4M/6, RP1NKF (RZ1NWT), RP3AM, RP3UNN, RP4W, RU6A, RX9WN, S79Z (AF-024), SN25JP, SP6CZ/1 (EU-129), SV1FJP, SW1W, SW5AI (EU-001, SV8CRI), SY8A, TA1/PA4WM,TA1ED/0 (EU-186), TA1FA, TA1ZK/0 (AS-099), TA3DD (K3PD), TI5/KI7VR, TM0HQ, TM3OR (EU-070), TM6ACO, TM7R (EU-048), TN3B, TX8G (LA8G), TY6FB (F1PBJ), UA4SKW, UE3RDA
DATE CALL DXNL NOW -Sep04 3D2EA 1392 26Jul-Aug 3D2EA/R 1395 07Aug-11Aug 3DA0SV .. 1396 23Jul-23Aug 4K0GNY 1397 * 03Aug-21Aug 5X2A 1396 NOW -30Sep 6O0A 1396 * 29Jul-06Aug 7P8DA .. 1396 02Aug-12Aug 9A/HA4DX .. 1396 01Aug- ?? 9A/Z32FD 1396 NOW -31Dec 9A80ADE 1381 25Jul-08Aug 9H3RH 1396 12Aug-17Aug C91DA .. 1396 04Aug-16Aug CT3/DL1ARD.. 1397 * 03Aug-20Aug CU7/DH9YAT 1397 * 06Aug-22Aug DD6VSF 1397 * 08May-27Aug EO60FO 1387 NOW -Sep04 FO5RN/p 1395 08Aug-15Aug F5ASD 1397 * 01Aug-31Aug HE5IBC 1397 * NOW -Dec04 HF0QF.. 1386 07May-15Aug HS0ZCW 1386 28Jul-16Aug HI9/DL9MWG 1396 Jul -Aug04 II0P 1397 * 01Apr-04Nov II3T 1382 07Aug-21Aug IZ2ELA 1397 * 10Aug-14Aug KG4DX 1397 * NOW -Mar05 LZ1ZA 1386 NOW -31Dec LZ35ZF 1389 NOW -18Aug MM0LSB 1396 06Aug-08Aug NB6A/KH2 1397 * NOW -31Dec NL7AU 1381 02Jul-25Aug OA9/KQ6XA 1393 01Jun-31Dec OE80XRW 1389 01Jun-31Oct OE8XRC/90KK 1389 08Aug-09Sep OY/DL2RMC.. 1397 * 07Aug-11Aug RA0C 1397 * 15Jun-15Sep RA3XR/0.. 1391 NOW -Apr05 S9SS 1390 24Jun-22Aug SM0DTK/p 1392 NOW Sep04 ST2T 1392 27Jul-08Aug SV9/DL6ZFG/p 1396 25Jul-12Aug SX1A.. 1387 01Jul-15Sep SX2004D 1392 07Aug-12Aug TM3ID 1397 * 01Aug-15Aug TM5JIM 1397 * Oct 2004 TX0 1394 11Aug-16Aug V73V 1397 * 07Aug-08Aug VE3RGG 1397 * 07Aug-08Aug VI3JA 1397 * 09Oct-23Oct VK9LX 1394 01Jun-06Sep VO2/K2FRD 1389 06Jun-06Nov VP9/W9AEB 1391 30Jun-25Aug VY0CQ 1392 Jetzt-08Aug VY0D 1397 * 11.08-Sep04 YA7X 1397 * NOW -Sep04 YA0Y 1392 NOW -Nov04 YI9MC 1387 06Aug-15Aug YJ0II 1397 * 30Jul-08Aug YV0D 1395 * = new .. = and other calls
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