DX-NL 1186 - February 21, 2000
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
English by: Michael, DJ5AV
H40 - TEMOTU, H44 - SOLOMON: Bernhard, DL2GAC, was in Temotu as H40MS until Feb 21st. After that he changes to OC047 and Florida OC158 as H44MS if he can arrange for transportation. QSLs via buro to DL2GAC.
T32 - EAST-KIRIBATI: Walt, W0CP, will be QRV on Christmas OC024 Feb 29th to Mar 6th as T32B on 10 through 160m.
ZK1 - COOK: Peter, HB9BMY/ZK1XXC, is announced to be on Aitutaki OC083 South-Cook and Penrhyn OC082 North-Cook on SSB and CW 27th Feb until 3rd of Mar.
VQ9 - CHAGOS: Patrick, W3PO, became licensed as VQ9PO and will be on the air nearly every day until May. QSL via W3PO.
ZD8 - ASCENSION: Jim, N6TJ, is on Ascension since Feb 15th to take part in the ARRL CW Contest as ZD8Z and will stay until 1st of Mar. QSL via VE3HO.
CE0 - EASTER ISLAND: The brothers Vladislav, G0KBO, and Victor, UA6AF, will be CE0Y/G0KBO and CE0Y/UA6AF Feb 22nd until Mar 2nd. QSLs via G0KBO through the bureau or direct to Vladislav, 16 Birchfield House, Birchfield Street, London E14 8EY, U.K.. Bureaucards also by e-mail to email@example.com.
FG - GUADELOUPE: YL Isabelle, FG/F5BOY, will be active on 10, 15, 17 and 20m on NA102 Feb 26th to Mar 11th.
FO - CLIPPERTON: Mar 1st through 8th the big DXpedition with 6 stations, - 1 of them for 6m and another for the satellites - will be active on SSB, CW and RTTY. After ICOM America further sponsors and donations are needed. Please contact John Kennon, N7CQQ, firstname.lastname@example.org if you can help. Additional information on the DXpedition can be found at http://www.qsl.net/clipperton2000/
J6 - ST LUCIA: Koh Sasaki, JA7KAC, will be QRV Feb 26th to 29th on 10 through 160m SSB and CW as J68AC or J68KAC from NA108.
J7 - DOMINICA: After J68 Koh, JA7KAC, will be J79AC or J79KAC Mar 1st to 3rd on NA101.
V2 - ANTIGUA: Ed, N2ED, was visiting NA100 Feb 17th through 22nd to take part in the ARRL CW Contest as V26EW. QSL via N2ED.
V3 - BELIZE: Conny, DL1DA, is in Belize Feb 15th to 29th using 10 through 160m mostly on CW with some SSB and PSK-31 as V31HE. QSL via DL1DA.
V7 - MARSHALL: Bruce, V73CW, received the special call V7G for the ARRL CW Contest on 10 - 160m. Bruce will only stay for another 3 weeks from now. QSL via AC4G, Bruce Smith, POBox 1436, APO, AP 96555, USA.
4S - SRI LANKA: Mario, HB9BRM, will be active with his call 4S7BRG starting Feb 28th for about 3 months on all bands with 100 W, Yagi, Delta-Loop and dipoles. QSL via USKA-bureau to HB9BRM.
AP - PAKISTAN, 9N - NEPAL: Sergio, IZ6BRN, will be AP2WAP again on 10 to 80m, mostly on 10m SSB with a 2-El-Monobander, until Mar 5th. He hopes to go to Nepal in late Mar or early Apr as 9N7RN. All QSLs via IK4ZGY.
YI - IRAQ: Peter, OM6TY, is a member of the Slovak Embassy for another 2 years and now was licenced as YI9OM. He was heard on 10 and 15m CW already. QSL via his father, Peter, OM6TX.
VU7 - LAKSHADWEEP: An activity had been planned for Sep 1999 already. Due to certain security matters also the Mar 2000 date will not be met. It is hopefully certain it will take place but later this year due to diplomatic and other formalities being completed. Every effort is being made for the needy.
CQ WW160m DX Contest SSB 25Feb2200Z - 27Feb1600Z, 160m. To be worked: all. Exchange RS + country allocation (Germany = DL, W/VE state/province).
DATE CALL DXNL 07Feb - 25Feb 3D2RK 1184 28Feb - late May 4S7BRG 1186 * 14Feb - 28Feb 8P6DR 1184 now - 25Feb 8Q7KM 1185 now - 24Feb 8Q7QQ 1185 lateMar/earlyApr 9N7RN 1186 * 10Jan - 10Apr 9U5D 1167, 1179 06Feb - 27Feb A22EW 1183 now - earlyMar A9 (A22BW) 1185 now - 05Mar AP2WAP 1186 * 15Feb - 25Feb AC8W/C6A etc 1185 22Feb - 02Mar CE0Y/G0KBO etc 1186* 19Feb - ? CE0Y/ON5AX 1185 17Feb - 29Feb CE0ZY 1185 18Feb - 25Feb E44DX etc 1185 soon EM1KY 1185 24Feb - 07Mar ET3 (G4ZVJ) 1181 26Feb - 11Mar FG/F5BOY 1186 * 26Feb - Aug00 FH/TU5DX 1185 now - 2001 FK8VHY 1160, 1168 01Mar - 08Mar FO/Clipperton 1161, 1186 * 29Jan - 21Feb H40MS 1183, 1186 * 22Feb - ? H44MS 1186 * now HC8L 1185 now J3A ? (K2KQ) 1185 02Feb - 28Feb J3/K4LTA etc 1183 26Feb - 29Feb J68AC, KAV ? 1186 * 01Mar - 03Mar J79AC 1186 * now - Jun2000 JD1BKR 1169 21Feb - 27Feb JW7FD, 6WEA 1185 now - Aug2000 JW9FJA 1181 now - lateFeb NZ7Q/KH4 1179 now P29DX 1182 19Feb - 12Mar PJ8/ND5S etc 1185 now PY2ZDX 1185 18Feb - 16Mar TG9/IK2NCJ 1185 17Feb - 22Feb V26EW 1186 * 15Feb - 29Feb V31HE 1186 * 14Feb - 24Feb V47CA etc 1185 now - 11Mar V73CW etc 1158, 1184, 1186 * now - Dec2000 VK0MM 1170, 1176, 1178-1184 * 20Jan - 15Mar VK4FOC 1181 16Feb - 26Feb VK9XS, XT, XU 1183 20Jan - EndeMay VP6BR 1180, 1183 lateNov - May VQ9PO 1176, 1186 * 24Jan - 24Feb XW (G4ZVJ) 1181 13Feb - 05May XW2A 1185 now - Dec2001 YI9OM 1186 * 15Feb - 01Mar ZD8Z 1186 * 27Feb - 03Mar ZK1XXC 1186 * 16Feb - 01Mar ZL/W7TSQ 1185 31Jan - 02Mar ZM7ZB 1182 "NEW": 1186 *
160m 8P9JA 1829 0357Z via K4MA, bureau J3/K4LTA 1833 0425Z via bureau VP5/K2KW 1834 0518Z via WA4WTG, bureau YK1AO 1829 0403Z via CBA ZD8Z 1831 0241Z via VE3HO, bureau ZF2NT 1828 0619Z via G3SWH, bureau 80m C6AKQ 3527 0622Z via N4BP, direct JW5UF 3507 0652Z via LA9VDA, bureau OD5/OK1MU 3504 0134Z via OK1TN, bureau P49V 3502 0325Z via AI6V, bureau TI4CF 3791 0551Z via N6TR, also bureau V47X 3528 0715Z via WT9U VP6BR 3505 0504Z via OH2BR, bureau ZK2CA 3502 0615Z via K7CA 40m 3W2LC 7080 1900Z via VK6LC, direct CE0ZY 7006 0733Z via DK7YY, bureau HC8L 7012 0321Z via N2AU, also bureau PT7BZ/PY0F 7052 0633Z via bureau S21VJ 7003 2141Z via G4ZVJ, bureau V31TH 7014 0608Z via N0SS XW2A 7009 2049Z DXNL 1185 ZM7ZB 7082 0700Z via DJ4ZB, bureau 30m 3B9FR 10109 1915Z via CBA 3D2RK 10106 0628Z via W7TSQ, bureau AC8W/C6A 10118 0144Z via AC8W, bureau HF0POL 10110 0202Z v.SP3WVL, also bureau HK0VGJ 10116 0337Z PB 852, San Andres JW6YEA 10105 0507Z via LA9VDA, bureau V47KP 10107 0142Z via K2SB, bureau V73CW 10106 1920Z DXNL 1185 ZK2VF 10111 0835Z via W7TVF 20m 3XY1B0 14002 0706Z via F5XX, bureau FO5QG 14124 0846Z via XE1L, direct VP8CKB 14245 2116Z nicht mehr via K1IED 17m S21VJ 18077 1449Z via G4ZVJ, bureau VP6BR 18143 1055Z via OH2BH, bureau 15m FY5FU 21226 1904Z via F5PAC, bureau H44MY 21253 0705Z via JA0IXW NZ7Q/KH4 21025 0638Z via N6ZVA P29VR 21302 1112Z via W7LFA, bureau 12m C6AKQ 24893 1208Z via N4BP, direct CE0ZY 24890 1530Z via DK7YY, bureau H40MS 24945 1049Z via DL2GAC, bureau J3/K4LTA 248981221Z via bureau PT7BZ/PY0Z 24933 1026Z via bureau S21VJ 24897 1327Z via G4ZVJ, bureau V73CW 24940 0920Z DXNL 1185 VK9XS 24940 1439Z via DJ4OI, bureau 10m 3B8/G4FKH 28020 0645Z via bureau 8P9NX 28020 1624Z via W0SA, bureau 8Q7QQ 28015 0751Z via HB9QQ, bureau EP3HR 28012 1214Z via I2MQP, bureau HC5AI 28026 1346Z via CBA HC8L 28028 1533Z via N2AU, also bureau KH6LEM 28600 1831Z via bureau VK9XT 28470 1146Z via DJ3OS, bureau
The MOST-Wanted in Portugal are now on the homepage http://www.qsl.net/ct1end/ Rarest 10 are P5 Northkorea, A5 Bhutan, BS7 Scarborough, KH5K Kingman, VK0 Macquarie, 3Y Bouvet, KH1 Baker & Howland, VU7 Lakshadweep, 3Y Peter I, 7O Yemen.
DXCC Field Checking for DXCC on messes and meetings changes with effect Apr 1st 2000. With exception of 160m re-certified fieldcheckers in the future will check all DXCC countries.
New or updated logs are to be checked on http://dx.qsl.net/logs/ for 5T5WW (through 17. Sep 1999), 8P9JO (through 13. Dec 1999), 9X/ON4WW (through 23. Nov 1995), 9X1A (through 28. May 1995), 9X4WW (through 19. Aug 1997), AH6OY (through 25. Dec 1999), EL2WW (through 7. Nov 1999), PY2KPY (through 31. Okt 1999), RW3GU (through 12. Dec 1999), S07WW (through 17. Sep 1999) and XV7TH (through 9. Jan 1999).
QSLs received via bureau: CN8RM, EX7MT, ID9/OM2DX (EU017), P40TT (WF1B), S79XB (LA7XB), VE3FU/NP2, P40TT (WF1B), UN7PCZ (DL8KAC), V63YP (KQ1F), XR40TC (CE6ABC).
QSLs received direct: 4L8A (OZ1HPS), 5Z4FM, 5Z4RL, 6V6U (K3IPK), 7Q7BO (ZS5BBO), CO8ZZ (AD4Z), H44MX (KQ1F).
TNX for informations to 425-DX-NEWS, 59(9)-DX Report, Antarctic Bulletin/ IK1GPG, ARRL-DX-News, DF1ZN, DF6EX, DJ3CP, DK2JX, DL1GEH, DL1SBF, DL2BQV, DL7PR, GOList, HB9AGH, HB9BRM, HB9DHK, HB9EAA, Les Nouvelles-DX, MAYER QSL CARDS, N7CQQ, NW7O, ON6DP, OPDX, PA3ARM, RTTY DX NOTES, RU4SS, The-DAILY-DX and others.