DX-NL 1181 - January 17, 2000
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
English by: Bob, DL7VOA
VP8/a - ANTARCTICA Vladimir is now QRV as R1ANJ (QSL via RU1ZC) from the Russian base "Druzhnaya-4" while Sergej operates as R1ANA (QSL via RU1ZC) from "Molodezhnaya". It is very likely that both will stay until March. --- Evgenij, R1ANB, is on the air from the Russian base "Vostok" until Jan 20 (see DXNL 1175). he will then return to Russia.
DU - PHILIPPINES DU1/DL4OCM from OC-042 is active in CW/RTTY/SSB/SAT (RS13 only) on 10-160m between Jan 18 and Feb 1. He is listening especially for Europe on 3505 kHz (QSX up) during his sunrise around 2200 UTC. On Jan 22/23 he and 4F1RWW will operate from Cebu Island (OC-129) mostly in 20m QRP CW. After the operation you can check their log online at: http://www.qsl.net/dl4ocm/. QSLs can be requested with an e-mail to: email@example.com, via bureau to DL4OCM or direct to: Thomas Steinmann, Box 1117, D-37162 Uslar, Germany.
JD1 - MINAMI TORISHIMA Shiro, JD1BIC/JD1, is right now on Minami Torishima mostly active in CW on 10-40m and stays until the end of January. QSL via JD1BIC or direct to: Shiro Hazama, 3-7 Taura, Yokosuka, 237-0075 Japan.
KH0 - MARIANA ISLANDS Kazu, JA1RJU/KH2K, has been announced to be active again as KH2K/AH0 from Saipan (OC-086) between Jan 22-26. He'll listen especially for Europe and North America on 1823.5 kHz (QSX 10 up).QSL via JA1RJU.
V7 - MARSHALL ISLANDS Tom, N4XP, and Mike, N6MZ, want to activate the Marshall Islands on 10/12/80/160m starting on Jan 22.
VK - AUSTRALIA Josep, EA6ACC, will be on the air as VK4FOC (also portable from VK2, VK3, VK5 and VK8) between Jan 20 and Mar 15.
VK0/m - MACQUARIE ISLAND Alan is still on the air as VK0MM. His homepage writes his actual operating schedule (http://www.geocities.com/vk0ld/1.html). If he decides to work also in RTTY mode, he'll announce this several days prior to his activity. The call VK0MM was abused in RTTY by a PIRATE on Jan 11.
ZK1 - NORTHERN COOK ISLANDS Adriano, IK2GNW/ZK1GNW, intended to hit the airwaves for one week starting on Jan 13. Frequencies announced were: SSB: 50115, 28475, 24945, 21295, 18145, 14195, 7065, 3795, 1845 kHz; QRS CW: 50115, 28030, 24905, 21030,18080,14030,10120,7020,3530,1830 kHz; RTTY: 21080, 14080 kHz. Unfortunately he has electrical power only within these time windows: 1630-2230 UTC and 0430-0830 UTC. QSL via I2YSB, Silvano Borsa, Viale Capettini 1, I-27036 Mortara-PV, Italy. Homepage: http://digilander.iol.it/i2ysb/
TY - BENIN After logging more than 600 QSOs as TY/FK8VHU Philippe now received the callsign TYD11 (Tango Yankee Delta One One). QSL via Philippe Honore, 361 Avenue de l'Hautil, F-78955 Carrieres sous Poissy,France
FM - MARTINIQUE, J7 - DOMINICA, FG - GUADELOUPE Lars Berg, SM0CCM, is hibernating in the Caribbean together with his XYL and IC706MkII. He intends to operate mostly in CW on 10-80m (and perhaps 6m) daily for two to five hours: as FM/SM0CCM between Jan 19 and Jan 23, as J73CCM between Jan 24 and Feb 12 and as FG/SM0CCM between Feb 13 and Feb 17. QSL via SM0CCM, if possible via bureau.
XZ - MYANMAR Dick Wolf, N6FF (firstname.lastname@example.org), and Richard Briggs, WA7MTF/8 (e-mail email@example.com), who are the pilot stations for XZ0A on Thahtay Kyun (AS-144) are looking forward to any comments about regional propagations. Up-to-date information from the XZ0A team can be found at: http://www.getnet.com/~k7wx/flash.htm but they do NOT want to upload an online log while or shortly after the DXpedition. If you are in doubt whether you are in the log or not they suggest to make a safety QSO on the same band/mode.
XW - LAOS, XU - CAMBODIA, ET - ETHIOPIA, 9G - GHANA Andy, G4ZVJ, will travel in Indo-China and Africa for eight weeks starting on Jan 24. He will be accompanied by Alan, G3XAQ while travelling through Laos and Cambodia between Jan 24 and Feb 24. They want to visit Vientiane and hope to obtain a licence there. During the first week of February they are QRV as XU7AAV with an emphasis put on 80m to EU/NA. Between Feb 24 and Mar Andy will go to Ethiopia but he still doesn't know the call or a probable guest operation. He will operate afterwards as 9G5VJ from Ghana from Mar 7-20. Andy does operate only in CW! QSL via G4ZVJ, A Chadwick, 5 Thorpe Chase, Ripon HG4 1UA,Great Britain. While travelling his e-mail is: firstname.lastname@example.org and Andy's website remains at: http://www.g4zvj.demon.co.uk.
JW - SVALBARD LA9FJA will be on the air again as JW9FJA for the next eight months. QSL via LA9FJA.
DARC Millenium QSO Party: Jan 22, 0000 UTC until Jan 23, 2400 UTC. Modes: CW and SSB, Bands: 10-160m, 2m, 70cm. Work: Everybody. Exchange: RS(T)+ITU zone, Millenium special event stations: RS(T)+2000
DATE CALL DX-NL NOW 3W6AP 1179 NOW 4U0G 1179 Jan 7 - ? 4U1UN (DL4TT) 1179, 1180 NOW 5H9IR etc 1179 Mar 7 -Mar 20 9G5VJ 1181 * Jan 10-End Mar 9U5D 1167, 1179 NOW A45ZN 1150 Jan 18-Feb 1 DU1/DL4OCM 1181 * Mar/99-2001 E4/G3WQU 1140 Feb 24-Mar 7 ET3 (G4ZVJ) 1181 * Feb 13-Feb 17 FG/SM0CCM 1181 * Jan 5 -End May FH/TU5AX 1179 NOW -2001 FK8VHY 1160, 1168 Jan 19-Jan 23 FM/SM0CCM 1181 * Feb 26-Mar 15 FO/Clipperton 1161 Jan - ?? FT5YH 1179 Dec -Feb/2000 HS (OH2EA) 1177 Jan 24-Feb 12 J73CCM 1181 * NOW -Jan JD1BIC/JD1 1181 * NOW -Jun/2000 JD1BKR 1169 NOW -Aug/2000 JW9FJA 1181 * NOW -Feb KC4AAD 1180 NOW -Feb NZ7Q/KH4 1179 Jan 22-Jan 26 KH2K/AH0 1181 * Dec 4 -Feb/2000 LZ0A 1173, 1176 NOW OD/F5SQM 1168 Dec -Apr/2000 P49MR 1175 NOW -Mar/2000 R1ANA, R1ANJ 1181 * NOW -Jan 20 R1ANB etc 1175, 1181 * NOW -Mar R1ANP 1180 Jan 1 -Dec 31 R1FJV 1179 Jan 19-Jan 23 TE8CH 1180 Jan 11-Jan 25 T32DA 1180 NOW TYD11 1181 * NOW TZ6YV 1174 Oct 30-Apr 1 V31JP 1171 Jan 22- ?? V7 (N4XP+N6MZ) 1181 * NOW -Dec/2000 VK0MM 1170, 1176, 1178-1181 Jan 20-Mar 15 VK4FOC 1181 * Jan 20-May VP6BR 1180 NOW -Feb/2000 VP8NJS 1174 Nov -May/2000 VQ9PO 1176 Sep 29-Jan/2000 VQ9DX 1177 -Dec/2000 VR2FD 1122 NOW -Jan 24 XT2DR 1180 Feb 1 -Feb 6 XU7AAV 1181 * Jan -Feb 4 XU7AKM ? 1175 Dec -Mar/2000 XV (VK6LC) 1177 Jan 24-Feb 24 XW (G4ZVJ) 1181 * Jan 13-Feb 6 XZ0A 1179, 1181 * Oct 29-May/2000 ZF2NT 1171 Jan 13-Jan 20 ZK1GNW 1181 * "NEW": 1181 *
160m NP4A 1828 0422Z via W3HNK, also bureau VK6HD 1824 2110Z via bureau VQ9NL 1829 0032Z via W4NML XZ0A 1827 2315Z via W1XT, bureau 80m 5H3RK 3504 0017Z via SM0LRK BV2RS 3794 2048Z via bureau CE0Z 3795 0621Z via CE6TBN, bureau JT1DA 3505 2249Z via CBA KL7XX 3799 0736Z via bureau OD5/OK1MU 3794 2249Z via OK1TN, bureau P43P 3795 0441Z via P43ARC, bureau VP9/KE0UI 3510 0322Z via KE0UI, also bureau XZ0A 3785 1917Z via W1XT, bureau 40m 3E2K 7005 0530Z via HP1AC, bureau 8Q7ET 7008 2231Z via PA5ET, bureau E4/G3WQU 7013 2257Z via bureau HC6CR 7057 0701Z via Box 614, Ambato, Ecuador HK1RRL 7002 0640Z HI9/K4JT 7001 0235Z via K4JT PZ1DV 7004 0459Z via W9GW, bureau V31JP 7008 0414Z via KA9WON, bureau V51AS 7010 2048Z via CBA VR2BG 7007 2319Z CBA also via bureau 30m 8Q7WP 10107 2236Z via PA5ET, bureau FG/W8MV 10108 2059Z via bureau R1ANP 10105 1943Z via NT2X, direct XZ0A 10108 1634Z via W1XT, bureau 20m 3D2AG/R 14197 0634Z via CBA 3D2LT 14205 0746Z via LA5VK, bureau C21HC 14021 0645Z FO5QS 14199 0716Z see DXNL 1161 FW5ZL 14195 0821Z R3RRC 14260 0645Z via RW3GW, bureau T30ED 14280 0752Z via 3D2SJ, see DXNL 1157 VK0MM 14003 0832Z see DXNL 1180, QRX ! 17m 3B8/I5JHW 18150 1512Z via bureau 7X2DG 18137 1017Z via CBA JD1AMA 18135 0850Z via CBA VQ9PO 18090 1241Z via W3PO 15m 3D2AG/R 21295 0751Z via CBA JD1BKR 21190 0912Z via JA bureau XT2DR 21275 0728Z via F6BZH XV7TH 21230 1038Z via SK7AX, bureau 12m 8Q7DV 24898 1039Z via UA9CI, bureau 9U5D 24935 1227Z via SM0BFJ, direct P49MR 24943 1353Z via VE3MR, bureau VP9/KE0UI 24958 1323Z via CBA 10m 3DA0WPX 28496 1458Z via ZS6WPX, direct 4F4IX 28489 1106Z via bureau CE0Z 28482 1547Z via CE6TBN, bureau EY9/RA3OO 28022 0750Z via DJ1SKO FK8VHY 28005 0731Z via F8CMT JT1KAA 28450 0956Z also bureau KG4AS 28450 1430Z via N4SIA, CBA 2000 VP9BO 28536 1756Z via N1AFC XZ0A 28492 1153Z via W1XT, bureau
QSLs arrived buro: R200AP (RA1WZ), S59KAB, S79FAG + S79YL + S79ZG (DL7AFS), S92SS, SU1CS (9K2CS), SV5/VE3EXY/p, TT8FC (EA4AHK)?, T88JJ (JA3ART), VP2V/K1DW (K1CPJ), YB0AZ (W7TSQ), YZ94DX (YU1DX-1994), V5/DK6AO
QSLs arrived direct: 3D2RW (ZL1AMO), A71EZ, VK6ISL + VK6THI (VK9LC), VK9NS, VR98BG (VS6BG)
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