DX-NL 1196 - May 1, 2000
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
English by: Bob, DL7VOA
4W - EAST TIMOR Pero, 9A4SP, is QRV as 4W6SP since Apr 21. QSL via 9A2AA, Tomislav Dugec, Box 255, 21000 Split, Croatia. The first logs arrived from there and the QSLs will be printed right away. In West Timor Pero may use the call YB9ASP (QSL via 9A2AA).
T8 - PALAU Yo, JI1PLF, used the call T88YT from Apr 28 until May 3 (DXNL 1195). QSL via JI1PLF.
VK9 - WILLIS ISLAND VK9WI was announced to hit the airwaves with 5 op's from May 6-16.
3B8 - MAURITIUS Rafal, 3B8/SP6TPM, got no license for Mauritius possibly because he applied for it on short notice.
3DA - SWAZILAND Andre, ZS6WPX, was active on 160-10m signing 3DA0WPX between Apr 28 and May 2. QSL direct ONLY to ZS6WPX, PO Box 2845, Middelburg 1050, South Africa.
9G - GHANA PA3FQX and Rob, PA3DEW, intend to be QRV again from Dormaa signing 9G5VR and 9G1AA from May 1-10.
ZD8 - ASCENSION ISLAND Glenn, K6NA, announced to be QRV as ZD8A from May 1-3. QSL via N6CW.
6Y - JAMAICA Curt, KE3C/6Y5, will be active from NA-097 working in CW on 10-80m from May 8-13. QSL via KE3C.
PY0F - FERNANDO de NORONHA Gerard, F2JD/PY2ZDX, will be on the air as PY2ZD/PY0F or with a PY0 call working in CW and SSB. QSL via F6AJA.
TI - COSTA RICA Hannes, DL3NM/TI6, is QRV in CW/RTTY only between Apr 30 and May 17. QSL via bureau to DL3NM or the CBA of (ex)DL3NEO.
A5 - BHUTAN Prior to the major activity from Bhutan the local HAM Yonten, A51TY, was the first to hit the airwaves together with Jim Smith, VK9NS, who is QRV from Thimphu signing A52JS for about four weeks. QSL for A52JS direct to HIDXA, POBox 90, Norfolk Island, NI 2899, Australia. In A5 there is no functioning QSL bureau. --- The big A5 DXpedition will be active as A52A operated by 15 members from May 2-12. Check their homepage at http://www.qsl.net/bhutan2000/ QSL via W0GJ.
JT - MONGOLIA Lawrence, GM4DMA, was announced to operate as JT1FCR on all HF bands and 6m for about two weeks starting on Apr 18. QSL via GM4DMA.
XX9 - MACAO Ed Sawyer, K8EP, is QRV as XX9TEP in CW/SSB on 10-40m from May 4-8. QSL via K8EP.
ZC4 - BRITISH SOVEREIGN BASES ON CYPRUS During the next three or four weeks you have still the possibility to contact Colin, GM0RLZ, who is QRV mostly in SSB (or slow CW) on 6-80m after 1200 UTC. QSL via GM0RLZ.
HB0 - LIECHTENSTEIN DF5UL, DL1GGT, DL1SAN, DL2MEH, DL5EBT and DL6SAQ were operating several stations as HB0/homecalls between Apr 28 and May 1. QSLs via homecalls.
JW - SVALBARD Leif, LA2PA, and Oystein, LA7QI, are QRV in SSB/CW especially on 10m and 12m signing JW2PA and JW7QI from May 1-8. QSLs via bureau to their homecalls or direct.
SV - GREECE J43O is on the air from May 5-30 to celebrate the lighting of the Olympic Fire. QSL via SV3AQR.
SV5 - DODECANES Between May and October Ermanno, IK2WZD, will work in SSB/RTTY/HELL from the islands of Lipsi, Agathonissi, Arki, Marati, Leros and Patmos (all EU-001).
While in Jordan Amir, 4X6TT (NOT 4X4TT), is signing JY8TT. QSL via N2AU.
TIME DATE DXNL Oct 7 -Oct 23 3B6RF 1195 Apr 22-May 4 3B8/SP6TPM 1195, 1196 Apr 28-May 2 3DA0WPX 1196 * Feb 28-End of May 4S7BRG 1186 NOW 4W6 (several) 1190, 1191 May 8 -May 13 KE3C/6Y5 1196 * Feb 1 -Feb 1 8J1RL 1193 May 1 -May 10 9G1AA, 9G5VR 1196 * May 2 -May 9 9N7SZ, 9N7VJ.. 1195 Apr 23-May 9 9N7WU, 9N7EK 1195 Apr 19-July A45ZN 1194 NOW -End of May A52JS 1196 * May 1 -May 12 A52A 1192, 1196 * 2000 -2001 BY1DX etc 1192 SOON EM1KY 1185 Feb 26-Aug/2000 FH/TU5AX 1185 Apr 27-May 4 FM/F6BUM 1195 NOW -May FO0CLA 1195 Nov/99-?? FR5DC 1193 NOW FR5FD 1168 Nov/99-Oct/2000 FT5WI 1191 Jan 7 - ??? FW5ZL 1191 Apr 30-May 12 GD0KRL 1195 Apr 28-May 1 HB0/... (DLs) 1196 * Dec 24-2000 HV0A 1178 May 5 -May 30 J43O 1196 * NOW -2000 J87AB 1193 NOW -Jun/2000 JD1BKR 1169 Apr 18-May 2 ? JT1FCR 1196 * May 1 -May 8 JW2PA, JW7QI 1196 * NOW -Aug/2000 JW9FJA 1181 Apr 7 -Oct JX7DFA 1192 NOW -Aug/2000 JY9NE 1190 May 1 -May 5 KH0/JK1FNN etc 1195 NOW OD5/F5SQM 1168 NOW P29DX 1182 May 7 -May 15 PY2ZD/PY0F ? 1196 * Apr 15-July/2000 S511E - S588S 1194 Apr 20-May 4 SV5/G3WCI 1194 May -Oct/2000 SV5/IK2WZD 1196 * Apr 28-May 3 T88YT etc 1196 * Apr 30-May 17 DL3NM/TI6 1196 * NOW -Jul/2000 TT8JLB 1193 NOW -Dec/2000 VK0MM 1176, 1178-1184, 1191 May 6 -May 16 VK9W 1196 * Jan 20-End of May VP6BR 1180, 1183, 1190-91 Nov -May VQ9PO 1176, 1186 -Sep/2000 XE1/NP2AQ 1142 May 1 -May 5 XV5JY,TK,VE 1195 Feb 13-May 5 XW2A 1185, 1187 May 4 -May 8 XX9TEP 1196 * NOW -Late 2001 YI9OM 1186 Apr 13-End of May GM0RLZ/ZC4 1196 * Oct 29-May/2000 ZF2NT 1171 May 1 -May 3 ZD8A 1196 * Jun/99-2000 ZS8D 1191 "NEW": 1196 *
160m W8JI 1834 0346Z 80m 5H3RK 3502 2130Z via SM0LRK FG5FR 3505 0122Z see DXNL 1186 OX3SA 3793 2203Z via bureau or CBA V31OM 3508 0334Z via DJ6SI, bureau 40m 3B9FR 7009 1854Z via CBA 7O1YGF 7011 0239Z via DJ3XD, bureau 8J1RL 7008 2127Z via JG3PLH 9M2TO 7010 2144Z via JA0DMV, bureau FO0CLA 7007 0521Z via F6CTL FY5FY 7002 0024Z via F6EZV, bureau DJ2GM/HI9 7020 2327Z via bureau PZ5RA 7006 0111Z via CBA T88LJ 7004 2103Z via JH8DEH TI4CF 7098 0546Z via CBA or W3HNK VK9LEH 7006 1913Z via AA4EH 30m 4W6SP 10131 1554Z via 9A2AA, bureau FM/F6BUM 10108 0001Z via F6BUM HF0POL 10108 0024Z via SP3WVL, also bureau JW7QIA 10111 2018Z via LA7QIA, bureau OY3QN 10122 2145Z via OZ1ACB, bureau T88MT 10109 1715Z via JJ1DWB V31OM 10108 2349Z via DJ6SI, bureau ZD8Z 10104 2043Z via VE3HO 20m VK0MM 14003 0448Z see DXNL 1180, QRX ! VP6PAC 14197 0541Z via Dave, Box 73, Pitcairn Island, South Pacific VQ9GB 14221 1521Z via K7GB, bureau ZK1CYR 14183 0641Z via WB4CYR 17m JD1BKR 18125 2147Z via JA bureau KH6LEM 18157 1749Z via bureau T88YH 18124 1810Z via 7N1KAE V85AA 18145 2100Z via CBA XW2A 18089 1945Z via JA2EZD, bureau ZL4IR 18125 0657Z via W8WC, direct 15m 3D2QB 21019 1448Z via SM3CER, bureau FW5ZL 21303 0858Z via Box 2, 98600 Matautu, Wallis&Futuna, France J73HPL 21195 2111Z direct ONLY! YI9OM 21034 0714Z via OM6TX 12m 9N7EK 24960 0726Z via JR8FEK P29VR 24955 1139Z via W7LFA, bureau V31OM 24892 1700Z via DJ6SI, bureau 10m 3D2TC 28530 0918Z via CBA 3DA0WPX 28550 1316Z via ZS6WPX, direct 4S7VK 28492 1314Z via NZ9Z, bureau 4W6MM 28001 1256Z see DXNL 1194 5N9CEN 28497 1027Z via IV3VBM 7O1YGF 28020 0825Z via DJ3XD, bureau 7P8/ZS5DCF 28512 1915Z via bureau 9M2AX 28009 1803Z via CBA 9N7WU 28530 0949Z via JA8MWU 9V1BG 28017 1755Z via JL1MWI, bureau A52JS 28020 1630Z via VK9NS, direct FK8HC 28506 1051Z via VK4FW, also bureau JT1CO 28493 1024Z via CBA R1AND 28019 1702Z via DL5EBE, bureau YI1AGA 28503 0825Z via YI1DZ
QSLs arrived buro: 3C5DX (EA5BYP), 3D2IO (DL7VRO), 5Z4LI, 6W4RK (F5NPS), 9N7RW, A41KJ (N5FTR), EZ8AW (9/98),FM5NA,FP5KE (F5TJP), HL2DNN, JT1DA, KH0/JA6PBO (JA6PBO), NH0L (JA7YCE), KH6/WE9V, NH0M (JA7YCE)
QSLs arrived direct: CE0ZY (DL7UFN (quick), FM5FJ + KP2/N8NX (KU9C), FO0ERI (LA7XK), JD1AMA, XZ0A (W1XT)
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