DX-NL 1208 - July 31, 2000
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
English by: Bob, DL7VOA
DU - PHILIPPINES Roland, DU1/DK3GI, was heard on the lowbands with a good signal. He is QRV on 7005 kHz from 2000-2030 UTC and then from 3501-3504 kHz until 2130 UTC. QSL via DL2MY.
FO - FRENCH POLYNESIA Dom, F6DRO, announced to operate from Tahiti running 100 watts into a 5 ele beam especially on 6m from Aug 5-31.
KH4 - MIDWAY W8MV/KH4 shall be QRV mostly in CW on the WARC bands between Jul 30 and Aug 5. QSL via W8MV, also via bureau.
3B8 - MAURITIUS After waiting for four years Piero, F6AUT, finally received the call 3B8GO. QSL via Piero Provust, BP 78, Curepipe, Mauritius.
5R8 - MADAGASCAR Conny, DL1DA, is QRV from AF-013 signing 5R8GS in CW/SSB/PSK on 10-160m until Aug 7. QSL via DL1DA. --- Abo, 5R8GR, is also on the air from Nosy Be until Aug 6. QSL via his homecall DK6ST. DJ4IJ is also in the country but not on air.
6W - SENEGAL; D4 - CAPE VERDE Andy, DL7ZZ, DL4JS and DK8YY are active on 6-160m until Aug 6. They will then go to Cape Verde but they are not sure whether they get a license or not. QSL via DH7WW.
FR/T - TROMELIN ISLAND The Lyon DX Group with Gil, F5NOD, Eric, F5PXT, Larry, F5PYI, and Erwann, F6JJX, hit the airwaves with good signals on 15/20/40m signing FR/F6KDF/T from AF-031 since Jul 31, 1800 UTC. They are QRV in CW/SSB/RTTY running three stations on 6/10/15/20/40/80/160m from Aug 1-6. From Aug 7-15 they will be QRV on 6/12/17/30/40/80/160m on 1823.5, 3504, 7004, 10104, 14020, 18074, 21020, 24894, 28020 kHz CW; 3790, 7065, 14195, 18145, 21295, 24945, 28495, 50110 kHz SSB; 14080, 21080, 28080 kHz in RTTY (ALWAYS operating split). During the activity there will be NO online logs. QSL via CBA or bureau to F6KDF. They announced http://perso.easynet.fr/~f6jjx/menu.htm as their new DXpedition website.
VQ9 - CHAGOS ARCHIPELAGO Starting in August Dale, W4QM, will be on the air again as VQ9QM working CW only on all bands for four or five months. QSL via bureau to W4QM.
FM - MARTINIQUE Gerard's, FM/F2JD (ex-PY2ZDX, HP1XBI etc), 4-month-stay will begin one month later than planned in Sep 2000. QSL via bureau to F6AJA.
FY - FRENCH GUYANA Laurent, F5AEG, may be QRV in SSB on 10/15/20m from Aug 8-22. On Aug 19/20 he will be accompanied by FY5FU to operate as FY/F5AEG from Phare de l'Ile Royal (SA-024). QSL via F5AEG.
KL7 - ALASKA Rick, KL7AK, Blaine, KL7TG, Larry, KF6XC, and Tom, W0GLG, will be active from the Kudiakof Islands signing KL7AK on 10/15/20m using beams and amplifiers from Aug 4-9. QSL via Fred, N6AWD.
ZF - CAYMAN ISLANDS Jim, KD3YK, shall be QRV as ZF2JM running QRP in CW/SSB on 40/20m from Aug 1-11. QSL via KD3YK.
4X - ISRAEL Mirko, 4X/DL8ABO/p, is on a business trip to Tel Aviv and Haifa and will be QRV in SSB with 100 watts and a wire from Aug 4-19. QSL via bureau to DL8ABO or to his CBA.
4X - ISRAEL; E4 - PALESTINE Hide, JM1LJS/T88LJ, is on a sightseeing trip and intends to be QRV on 40/30/15/10/6m signing 4X/JM1LJS and E4/JM1LJS from Aug 6-13 if he has some spare time left. QSLs via JL2XUN.
HL - SOUTH KOREA Members of the Hanyang University Wave Research Club HL0C will be active as HL0C/4 from Soan Island (AS-085) working in CW/SSB on 15/ 20/40m from Aug 3-9. Direct QSLs shoud be sent to CPO 4397, 100-643, Seoul, South Korea but HL0C confirms also via bureau. Check also their DXpedition homepage at http://hl0c.hihome.com
CU - AZORES Gabriel, CU3AN, CU4AH and CU3DJ intend to operate as CU4ARG from Graciosa Island (EU-175) working in SSB on 10-80m on Aug 5/6. QSL via CU3AN.
HB0 - PRINCIPALITY OF LIECHTENSTEIN The PI4TUE team is QRV again as HB0/ operating on 2-160m and 23cm between Jul 31 and Aug 16. QSL via bureau to PI4TUE.
EUROPEAN HF CHAMPIONSHIP CW/SSB: Aug 5, 1000-2200 UTC. Bands: 10-160m. Exchange: RS(T)+year of OP's first amateur radio license. Work: Europe ONLY! No CW QSOs are allowed within the SSB portion of the bands.
YO-DX-CONTEST: Aug 6, 0000-2000 UTC. Bands: 10-80m. Work: everybody, especially YO! Exchange: RS(T)+ITU zone, (YO's=province). WAEDC CW CONTEST will take place on August 12/13 !
TEN-TEN-PARTY SSB: Aug 5, 0001Z till Aug 6, 2400Z. Work: 10-10 members.
DATE CALL DXNL Oct 8 -Oct 24 3B6RF 1195 NOW 3B8GO 1208 * Jul 5 - ?? 3W2B etc 1205 NOW 3W2US, 3W2LWS 1206 May -Nov/2000 3W2LC 1198 NOW -2001 4O8/9X0A 1201 Jul 27-Aug 27 4U1UN (DL4TT) 1207 Jul 24-Aug 1 4X85FUK 1206 Aug 4 -Aug 19 4X/DL8ABO/p 1208 * Aug 6 -Aug 13 4X/JM1LJS 1208 * Jul 1 -Nov 30 5B40 1205 Jul 27-Aug 7 5R8GS 1207, 1208 * -Aug 6 5R8GR 1208 * NOW -Aug 6 6W/DK8YY 1208 * NOW -Aug 3 9J2RA 1206 Sep/2000 A9 (K4SXT) 1206 NOW -Nov 2 AX8AM 1207 Jul 20-Aug 20 CT3/DJ3FW 1206 Aug 5 -Aug 5 CU4ARG 1208 * Aug 7 -Aug 14 ?? D4 (DK8YY etc)? 1208 * NOW DU1/DK3GI 1208 * NOW -2002 DU1/K7JOE 1207 Mar/99-2001 E4/G3WQU 1140 Aug 6 -Aug 13 E4/JM1LJS 1208 * Aug -Nov/2000 FM/F2JD 1207 Aug 5 -Aug 31 FO (F6DRO) 1208 * NOW -Sep/2000 FO0MCC 1206 Jul 10-Aug 18 FO0PT 1204 Aug 1 -Aug 16 FR/F6KDF/T 1203, 1206, 1208 * NOW -End Aug FS/NP2KO 1207 Jan 7 - FW5ZL 1191 Aug 8 -Aug 22 FY/F5AEG 1208 * Jul 21-Aug 4 GM0PNS etc 1207 Jul 31-Aug 16 HB0/PI4TUE 1208 * Jun 20-Jun/2001 HC4WW 1203 25Jul -Aug 2 HH2/F8CUP 1207 Aug 3 -Aug 9 HL0C/4 1208 * Aug 1 -Aug 6 J6/OH1HX 1207 NOW -2002 ? NH6D/KH4 1200 Jul 30-Aug 5 W8MV/KH4 1208 * May 8 -Oct/2000 KH5, KH5K 1197-1203, 1207 Jul 27-Aug 3 KH6/N2OO etc 1207 Aug 4 -Aug 9 KL7AK 1208 * NOW -Sep/2000 OD5/F5SQM 1168, 1203 Jul 29-Aug 14 OH0/DL3SEM 1207 NOW -Aug/2000 ST0P 1203 Jul 29-Aug 13 SV8/F2VX 1207 Jul 28-Aug 6 TF/G3SQX 1207 NOW -Sep/2000 V29TBK 1204 NOW -Dec/2000 VK0MM 1176-1191, 1197, 1198 Aug -Dec/2000 VQ9QM 1208 * mid July- VR2OS 1206 POSTPONED->Aug YW5LF 1206 Aug 1 -Aug 11 ZF2JM 1208 * Jul -Aug ZK1AND 1206 Jul 21-Aug 13 ZS/ON4BAM 1206 "NEW": 1208 *
160m 6W/DK8YY 1824 0336Z via DH7WW 80m DU1/DK3GI 3502 2055Z via DL2MY, direct UT0H 3585 2240Z RTTY Contest 40m HP1XVH 7050 0041Z via N0JT, bureau KP2/AA1BU 7082 0246Z via WA1LNP, bureau TI3TLS 7014 0353Z via bureau 30m 5R8GS 10103 1723Z via DL1DA, bureau C6AJR 10103 0242Z via W8GEX, bureau FO0CLA 10117 0402Z via F6CTL FO0PT 10102 0423Z via DJ0FX, bureau FS/N3OC 10108 0341Z via bureau HK0VGJ 10116 0420Z direct 20m FO5QG 14124 0523Z via EA2ABQ FY5FU 14084 2337Z via F5PAC, bureau J28NH 14082 0416Z via F5IPW KL7/NO7F 14269 2145Z via K8NA P40RL 14255 2156Z via AF7H VK0MM 14003 0505Z see DXNL 1180, QRX ! XE1L 14260 0554Z via WA3HUP, bureau 17m 5N2BHF 18143 0656Z via OE6LAG, bureau FO5PI 18155 0701Z via F5OTZ J28EW 18078 0402Z via F5KEE W8MV/KH4 18070 1728Z via bureau R0L 18080 1505Z via IK2DUW, direct V29TBK 18070 2216Z via G3TBK, bureau VP5/K5YG 18070 1921Z via K5YG, bureau XE1VIC 18138 0434Z via KA9WON, bureau YK1AO 18115 0511Z via CBA ZK1AND 18135 0529Z via AB7FS 15m 3W2LS 21031 1831Z via WA1LWS 7Q7HB 21343 1623Z via G0IAS, direct 9Y4/DL2RVS 21238 2210Z via DL2YY BI4S 21260 1418Z via BA4TB FR/F5PYI 21275 1531Z via bureau FW5ZL 21275 0933Z see DXNL 1191 J28EX 21088 1508Z via F5THR, bureau W1VX/KH0 21027 1336Z via JF1OCQ, bureau KH0A 21029 0925Z via JF1MIA KH6ND/KH5 21005 1152Z via K4TSJ V29TBK 21024 2132Z via G3TBK, bureau XU7AAP 21083 2317Z via N2OO, bureau XX9TA 21012 1534Z via JA3KM 12m 5N3CPR 24901 1531Z via SP5CPR, bureau 5R8GS 24895 1222Z via DL1DA, bureau C6AJR 24965 2227Z via W8GEX, bureau E4/G3WQU 24910 1610Z via bureau V51AS 24908 1504Z via CBA 10m 3B8GL 28500 1601Z via 3B8GF, direct 5R8GR 28455 1418Z via DK6ST 6W/DK8YY 28492 1121Z via DH7WW, bureau HH2/F8CUP 28470 1648Z via F8CUP NP4A 28482 1129Z via W3HNK, also bureau P43E 28520 1500Z via bureau R1ANF 28012 1448Z via RK1PWA VP9/W9AEB 28477 1759Z via W9AEB VQ9IO 28029 1426Z via KD7MG, bureau
A final summary of the VK9WI Willis DXpedition can be found at: http://www.qsl.net/vk9wi/full_story.htm
QSLs arrived buro: HI9/DK8YY + HI9/DL4JS + HI9/DL4ALI (DL4ALI), J3/DL8OBQ, KH2/K4ANA (W2PS), OD5RI, OH0KCB (OH3KCB), PJ2/DL1CW, S21YJ (SM4AIO), V26K (AA3B), VK9CP (DF6IC), VK9XS (DJ4OI), VP2MGL (EA3BT), VP2MGU (DL7VOG)
QSLs arrived direct: 3B8MM (DL6UAA), 3W50K (OKDXF), 5Z4WI + ZF2NT (G3SWH), 7O1YDF (DJ3XD), BQ9P (Apr 2000, via KU9C)
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