DX-NL 1143 - April 19, 1999
DX News Letter
DARC Committee for DX and HF-Contesting
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
translated into English by Bob, DL7VOA
DU - PHILIPPINES Bernhard is QRV as DU1/DL2GAC from OC-090 till Apr 21 and afterwards as DU2/DL2GAC. QSL via DL2GAC, if possible via bureau.
FK - NEW CALEDONIA Eric, FK8GM, is often listening for Europe with a 2 ele beam and a FT 1000 MP. QSL via WB2RAJ.
T88 - PALAU Hide, JM1LJS/T88LJ, Misao, JJ1DWB/T88MT, and Hiro, 7N1KAE/T88?, will be QRV in CW, SSB and FM (near 29MHz) on 6-80m . T88LJ perhaps also in SSTV. QSLs via homecalls.
9G - GHANA Kazuo, JH8PHT, is QRV as 9G5DX for one year. QSL via JH8BHT.
FR/T - TROMELIN ISLAND Jacques, FR5ZU/T, is on the air from Tromelin Island (AF-031) in SSB on 10-40m during his spare time between Apr 16 and May 4. QSL via Zareh, VE2NW (JAs ONLY! via JA8FCG).
S7 - SEYCHELLES Gavin, GM0GAV, is QRV in CW on 20/17/15/12/10m (6m?) signing S79GT during his honeymoon trip between Apr 22 and May 5. QSL via GM0GAV.
VQ9 - CHAGOS ARHIPELAGO Rob, ND1V, is QRV signing VQ9DV for one year. QSL via ND1V.
FG - GUADELOUPE Tada, FG/JA1WPX/p, is QRV from NA-102 in SSB and CW on 10-40m from Apr 25 till May 2. QSL via JA1WPX.
PZ - SURINAM PB7RK is QRV as PZ5RA. The length of his stay is unknown. QSL via PB7RK.
9N - NEPAL Sergio,IZ6BRN/AP2WAP, is going to sign 9N7RN from Mirni near Pakhara by the end of April and intends to stay till the end of June 1999. QSL via IK4ZGY.
A9 - BAHRAIN Ed, WH6CXQ, will be on the air as A92GJ from AS-002 for the next few years. QSL via Ed Tenhulzen, Admin. Support Unit, PSC-451, Box 215, FPO AE 09834-2800, USA.
VS6 - HONG KONG Prior to his stay in XV Steve, K2WE, is in Hong Kong from Apr 16-22.
XV - VIETNAM Steve, K2WE, is QRV as XV300S and perhaps also 3W6WE from Saigon from Apr 23-27. He will then bring ALL logs of XV300S-, 3W6KA- and 3W6LI with him. QSLs via K2WE.
YK - SYRIA Michael, DL6MHW, will be in Syria from Apr 27 till May 3 and will try to become QRV as YK/DL6MHW with the help of YK1AO. He intends to operate in CW and SSB on all bands for which antennas are installed. QSL via DL3ABL, Andrea Diekmann, Ginsterweg 51, D-39326 Wolmirstedt, Germany (callbook address is WRONG!). More information and perhaps also an online log check will be available on Michael's homepage: http://wwwiti.cs.uni-magdeburg.de/~hoeding/hamradio/yk_main.html If any unknown problems occur in YK he will try to operate from the Lebanon.
GM - SCOTLAND Scottish stations will use the special prefixes 2S instead of GM, 2A instead of MM, 2T instead of 2M to mark their parliament opening between May 6 and Jul 31.
GW - WALES Stations from Wales use the same occasion to change their prefixes temporarily from GW, MW and 2W to 2C, 2X and 2W.
HV - VATICAN CITY HV5PUL is QRV from the Pontifica Universita Lateranense during the III Lateran Journey on Apr 22. The operation will include RTTY, six and und 2m. QSL via IW0DJB. See also http://www.pul.it
ZB2 - GIBRALTAR Martyn, G3RFX, is on the air as ZB2FX in CW and SSB on 10-80m until May 5. QSL via G3RFX.
The INTERNATIONAL MARCONI DAY (IMD) takes place on Apr 24 from 0000-2359 UTC and 58 special event stations were announded (e.g. W1AA/IMD from Cape Cod). QSL via bureau (for USA stations via CBA with SASE). Check the homepage at: http://www.users.globalnet.co.uk/~straff/
DATE CALL DXNL NOW again 3B9FR 1142 -Jul 14 3DA0CA 1139 -Apr 4S7IJG 1142 Apr 16-Apr 25 4U1ITU 1142 Apr -May/99 5N99/OK1JR 1141 Mar 31-May 5N99MSV 1142 now 7Q7RM etc 1140 now 8J1RL 1141 1999/2000 9G5DX 1143 * Feb -May/99 9G5HK 1132 Apr -Jun/99 9N7RN 1138, 1143 * Apr 7 -May 17 9N7UD 1141, 1142 Mar 20- A35LU 1139 -Jun/99 A92GD 1125 1999 -2001 A92GJ 1143 * Mar 24-Apr 23 CE9R 1140 -Apr 21 DU2/DL2GAC 1143 * Feb/99- KH2K/AH0 1131 Mar/99-2001 E4/G3WQU 1140 -Apr/99 ET (G3MRC) 1142 Apr 25-May 2 FG/JA1WPX/p 1143 * now FK8GM 1143 * NEW FO5QA 1138 Apr 16-May 4 FR5ZU/T 1143 * Jan -Dec 31 FT5WH 1125 Mar/99- FT5XN 1136 Jan -Dec/99 FT5YG 1128, 1140 Jan -Dec/99 FT5ZJ 1128 Apr/99-2002 HS (JR5XPG) 1141 Apr 3 -Apr 30 HS0ZAR 1141 Apr 22 HV5PUL 1143 * -Apr 30 J28BS 1141 Apr 10-Apr 24 PJ8/N6ZW etc 1142 now PZ5RA 1143 * Apr 22-May 5 S79GT 1143 * Apr 11-May 2 S79YL etc 1141 Apr 27-May 7 T88LJ, T88MT 1143 * Apr 9 -Apr 29 V47XC 1141 now V63YT 1141 1999 -2000 VQ9DV 1143 * Apr 16-Apr 22 VR2 (K2WE) 1143 * -2000 XE1/NP2AQ 1142 Apr 23-Apr 27 XV300S etc 1143 * -May 9 XX9TSS ? 1142 soon YI (PA3DZN) 1142 Apr 27-May 3 YK/DL6MHW 1143 * now -May 5 ZB2FX 1143 * Oct 11-Apr/99 ZF2NT 1116 Apr 16-Apr 29 ZS1/RA3DQ etc 1142 mid Apr- ZS8D 1140 "NEW": 1143 *
160m E41/OK1DTP 1823 0138Z via OK1TD JY9QJ 1823 0308Z via DL5MBY, bureau 80m 3B8/DL6UAA 3507 0044Z via bureau 5N99MSV 3505 0011Z via OK1JR HK3JBR 3795 0509Z via F6AJA, bureau 40m BY1DX 7005 2249Z via OH2BH, bureau E4/G3WQU 7004 2116Z via G3WQU, bureau FK8GM 7092 0612Z via WB2RAJ, also bureau FM5GU 7008 0200Z via WA4JTK, direct FO/F5OAM 7006 0700Z via bureau HI3CCP 7095 0404Z HS0ZAR 7010 2254Z via CBA JT1Y 7045 1934Z via I0SNY PJ9/W9NJY 7006 0433Z S79JG 7058 2258Z via DL7AFS, bureau VP8CLO 7009 0555Z VU2TS 7001 0036Z via I1YRL, bureau XE1NVX 7070 0628Z via EA5XX, bureau 30m ET3VSC 10104 1845Z see DXNL 1131 J28BS 10103 2051Z via F6KPQ, bureau OY3QN 10119 2123Z via OZ1ACB, bureau 20m FO5QG 14129 1642Z via XE1L, direct FT5YG 14122 0749Z via F5LBL HK6RCH 14260 0708Z via HR2JAW V63KU 14172 2003Z Sam, via Box 1679, Truk, Micronesia ZS8D 14194 1829Z via ZS6EZ, bureau 17m 3D2QB 18071 1346Z via SM3CER, bureau H44OO 18070 1430Z via JK7TKE KH0XX 18124 1525Z via JP1NWZ, bureau KH6LEM 18115 1650Z via CBA or bureau ZK1JD 18120 1000Z via ZK1BS 15m 3B8/DL2HZM 21009 1802Z 3B9FR 21026 1736Z via CBA VK9NS 21030 1012Z via CBA YS1JR 21290 1110Z via DJ9ZB, bureau ZF2NT 21021 1306Z via N2AU, also bureau 12m 3B8FG 24905 0747Z via CBA 3DA0CA 24896 1241Z via W4DR, bureau 9G1MR 24947 1810Z via IK3HHX, direct 9V1RH 24953 1641Z via bureau BV4SF 24950 1308Z E44/OZ6ACD 24944 1742Z via OZ1ACB, bureau ET3VSC 24901 1238Z see DXNL 1131 P49M 24942 1648Z via VE3MR, bureau S79YL 24945 1550Z via DL7AFS, bureau TG9NX 24947 1717Z via N4FKZ, direct 10m 3W7CW 28008 1236Z 5N99ZHM 28501 0909Z via W5TUD 6W1RN 28501 1813Z via DL4VS 9J2AM 28493 1759Z via JA0JHA, bureau BV3/DJ3KR 28022 0911Z via DH3MG, bureau CE9R 28520 1916Z via CE3HDI E41/OK1DTP 28489 1313Z via OK1TD FR5ZU/T 28470 1759Z via CBA J28BS 28535 1309Z via F6KPQ, bureau JA9XBW/JD1 28008 1053Z via JA9XBW JT1Y 28485 1125Z via I0SNY V47XC 28475 1529Z via G0IXC VK8NSB/p 28465 0954Z via VK9NS, direct
The International "NORTH POLE 1999" Expedition of the Russian Robinson Club (RCC) is underway till Apr 25. Simultaneously they commemorate the 70th and 50th anniversary of pole expeditions. The route Moscow -> Murmansk -> Franz Josef Land (EU-019) -> Severnaya Semlja (AS-042) -> North Pole shall be the preparation for another South Pole expedition. Check the RRC homepage at: http://www.stinol.lipetsk.ru/~rrc/ for more information. The DXpedition call is RV3MA/0. QSL via RV3ACA, Elen, Box 13, Moscow 127521, Russia. The call for RRC DXpeditions is R3RRC/0 (op: RV3MA). QSL via RW3GW, Valery, Box 3, Lipetsk 398000, Russia.
If you are looking for an online logsearch page try: http://dx.qsl.net/logs/ S79YL, S79FAG and S79ZG logs were included and will be updated daily.
QSLs arrived buro: 8R1Z, E22AAA (HS1CHB), ER27A (ER1DA), ES2RW, FJ/G3TXF, FM5GS (F6GNG), FP5BZ (F5TJP), FS/WE9V, GJ/PA3DSR, H44RY (OH1RY), HI9/I4LCK, HK6KKK,HL2IGU,HL50C/2 (HL0C), J28YC (F6EJI), K9AW/KH2 (WF5T)
QSLs arrived direct: 4KA9C, 6W1QV/p, 5R8PR (F6BFH), 8R1Z, 9V1BG, HK5LJ, C212SX (G3SXW), E30LA (I2YDX),E31AA (ZL3CW),HP1/DL9RCF, HP3XBH (W4WX exWT4K), JD1BIY, KG4OX (W4OX), PJ8/ND5S, RA0FF (N6FF), V31JZ (NN7A)
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