DX-NL 1328 February 13, 2003
DX News Letter
a free weekly service of
DARC Committee "DX and HF Contesting"
Editor: Karlfried Henrichs, DL1EK
translation by: Bob, DL7VOA
AFGHANISTAN, YA Henry, F6EAY, will stay there for a month and plans to hit the airwaves as YA6RF on 28495 or 24940 kHz around 1130 UTC. QSL via F6ITD. It seems that Marcel, F6EKD, will replace Henry and should be active in CW for two or three months.
ARUBA, P4 Jim, N6TJ, will sign P40T during the ARRL CW Contest on Feb 15/16. He will use the call P4/N6TJ on all bands before and after the contest. QSL via VE3HO.
BELIZE, V3, NA-073 V31YN/p will activate San Pedro Island (NA-073) from Feb 21-23.
BERMUDA, VP9 VP9/W6PH will take part in the ARRL DX CW Contest on Feb 15/16.
BONAIRE, PJ4, SA-006 K2NG, K2TW and NO2R will sign PJ4G in the ARRL DX CW Contest. QSL via WA2NHA.
BURKINA FASO, XT Fred, G4BWP, is signing XT2WP only on 15m in the ARRL CW Contest. Outside of the contest Fred is working in CW on 30/17/12m and 6m from Feb 11-17. QSL via G4BWP.
CAPE VERDE, D4 Al, 4L5A, is on the air until early March. Al plans to participate in the ARRL CW Contest (Feb 15/16), CQ 160 SSB Contest (Feb 21/23) and the ARRL SSB Contest (Mar 1/2).
CEBU ISLAND, DU, OC-129 Oleg, UT2VU, is visiting this island till Feb 23. QSL via UR7VA,buro ok.
CUBA, CO The Federacion de Radioaficionados de Cuba (FRC) is celebrating the 150th birthday of the national hero Jose Marti. Nine special event stations will be on the air from several places over the year. Look for CO0J on Feb 8/9, CO0O on Mar 8/9, CO0S on Apr 11/13, CO0E on May 10/11, CO0M on Jun 14/15, CO0A on Jul 12/13, CO0R on Aug 9/10, CO0T on Sep 13/14 and CO0I on Oct 11/12. All QSOs will be confirmed automatically via bureau.
GUAM, KH2, OC-026 Yuki, JH1NBN, Kaoru, JA3MCA, and Kai, JE3NJZ, will be QRV in CW/SSB and digital modes on 160-6m from Feb 13-17. QSL: K3ZB/KH2 via JH1NBN, W3MCA/KH2 via JA3MCA and N3JZ/KH2 via JE3NJZ.
ITALY, I II2PV will be active in CW/SSB/PSK31/SSTV on 2/10/15/20/40m from the Alessandro Volta Institut in Pavia from 0900-0100 UTC on Feb 15-18. QSL via IK2SNG.
JAMAICA, 6Y, NA-097 John, 6Y5/K3TEJ, is working in CW only on 160-10m from Feb 11-18. His callsign will be 6Y0T during the ARRL CW Contest. QSLs via K3TEJ.
MARTINIQUE, FM Ed, AJ6V, is signing FM5BH on all bands in the ARRL DX CW Contest. QSL via W3HNK.
OMAN, A4 Marco, A4/IV3NCC, will stay in Oman for two more months. he hopes to become QRV also on the lowbands during this time. QSLs via homecall.
POEL ISLAND, DL, EU 098 Andy, DL4OK/p, will activate the Leuchtfeuergehoeft (Lighthouse FED 092) for a few hours every day from Feb 14-18. QSL via DL4OK, bureau ok.
SOUTH ORKNEY ISLANDS, VP8/so Jose, LU1ZA, is momentarily active daily from 2200-2300 UTC. LU1ZG will go QRT on Feb 14, LU1ZD on Feb 28 and LU1ZV on Feb 18.
SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS, VP8/ss Ricardo, CE3HDI, is signing CE9R from the "Profesor Julio Escudero" base until Feb 20. He is QRV in SSB/CW/RTTY on all bands. QSL via CE3HDI.
QSL direct: 3C5XA, 4L1BR, 5T5JC (F5JKK), 9G1UW, BI5H, D44TT, FO/JI1WTF, FR5GS, HB0/DK3KD, IS0LYN, J28EW (F5LDY), K7AR/C6A (K7AR), K7AR/C6A (K7AR), KC6SI (JA7HMZ), LU6EF, P4/AK4XX, PJ2/K9BG, R1FL (UA3TT), TK/OM5RW/p, TT8ZZ, TU0PAX, VP5NN (NN6NN), W5UE/C6A, YL2MD, ZF2DS (W3WKP), ZL2TPY. ZS03CWC (ZS1AU).
(d) = direct only
(B) = bureau ok
* = new manager
DATE CALL DXNL Feb 9 -Feb 15 3B8/DK7AO.. 1326 Feb 4 -Mar 10 5B/G3PMR 1327 NOW 5T5SN 1327 Feb 9 -Feb 23 5X1DC 1326 Feb 11-Feb 18 6Y5/K3TEJ 1328 * Feb 15-Feb 16 6Y0T 1328 * NOW -2003 7Q7BP 1315, 1325 NOW -Apr/2003 7Q7HB 1324 Jan 14-Apr 14 7Q7LA 1325 Feb 5 -Feb 18 9G5AP .. 1326 Feb 11-Mar 3 9Y4TBG .. 1327 NOW -Apr/03 A4/IV3NCC 1328 * Feb 2 -Feb 26 A51B 1326 Jan 4 -Mar 4 C6/KM1E 1323 Feb 8 -Feb 15 C6APX 1327 NOW -Feb 20 CE9R 1328 * NOW -2004 CN2PM 1310 Mar 8 -Mar 9 CO0O 1328 * Feb 15-Mar 2 D44TT/4L5A 1328 * NOW -Nov 30 D88S 1323 Feb 14-Feb 18 DL4OK/p 1328 * NOW - ?? DP1ANF 1326 NOW DP1POL 1324 Jan 5 -Apr 5 EI/DH5ST 1323 NOW -2005 EL2TM 1315 Feb 12-Mar 12 FG/F6FXS 1327 Feb 15-Feb 16 FM5BH 1328 * Sep 1 -2004 FO/F5AEP 1307 NOW -Feb/2003 FR/F5IRO 1322 NOW -Feb/2003 FR5KH 1315 Dec 15-Mar 15 HF70A 1322 Jan 30-Feb 15 HH6/DL7CM 1325 Feb 4 -Feb 19 HP/DJ7AA 1327 Dec 10-Mar 3 HR5/F2JD 1320 Feb 13-Feb 18 II2PV 1328 * NOW -Jun/2003 J28UN 1312 Feb 1 -Feb 13 J3/DJ7RJ 1326 Jan 31-Apr 2 J37LR 1325 NOW -Dec/2003 JM6DZB/JD1 1324 Feb 11-Feb 19 KG4DZ .. 1327 Feb 13-Feb 17 K3ZB/KH2 1328 * Jan 23-Feb/2003 KH6/W2TO 1325 NOW LU1ZA 1328 * Feb 13-Feb 17 N3JZ/KH2 1328 * Feb 15-Feb 16 P40T 1328 * Feb 15-Feb 16 PJ4G 1328 * Feb 18-Mar 12 PJ6/DJ4SO 1325 Feb 9 -Feb 22 PJ7/ND5S 1327 Feb 12-Feb 18 PY0ZFO 1327 Jan 27-Mar 2 S21YV 1325 NOW -Aug/2003 ZS5WC/ST0F 1324 NOW -Feb/2003 TU2IG 1325 NOW -Feb 23 UT2VU 1328 * Nov 20-Apr/2003 V3/K8JP 1317 Feb 21-Feb 23 V31YN/p 1328 * NOW -Mar/2003 VK0MQI 1305, 1319, 1325 Feb 8 -Feb 15 VK2LBJ 1327 Feb 12-Feb 19 VP5LP .. 1327 Feb 4 - ?? VP6EM 1326 NOW - ?? VP8CTR 1325 NOW - ?? VP8ROT 1326 Feb 15-Feb 16 VP9/W6PH 1328 * NOW -2004 VQ9LA 1323 Feb 13-Feb 17 W3MCA 1328 * NOW -Mar 6 XE1/N8SHZ 1327 Feb 11-Feb 17 XT2WP 1328 * NOW -Mar/2003 YA6RF 1328 * NOW -Mar/2003 YJ8MN 1321 NOW -Dec/2003 ZS90SAP 1324 * = new .. = and other calls
TNX: 4Z4DX, CO2QQ, DH4JQ, DJ5AV, DK8JB, DL1BBR, DL1SBF, DL2BQV, DL5EBE, DL7VOA, F5NQL, F6AJA, LU7DW, LZ1ZF, PA3ARM, 425 DX News, ARRL DX Bulletin, Crazy DX Group, F6AJA (Les Nouvelles DX), KB8NW (OPDX Bulletin), N4AA (QRZ DX), W3UR (Daily DX), Islands On The Web.