DX-NL 1333 March 20, 2003
DX News Letter
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DARC Committee "DX and HF Contesting"
Editor: Karlfried Henrichs, DL1EK
translation by: Bob, DL7VOA
ARUBA, P4 Andy, AE6Y, will operate as P40Y from Mar 22-30 (incl. WPX-Contest). QSL via AE6Y.
BABUYAN ISLAND, DU, OC-092 4D2B should be active from Mar 21-25. The operators will be Ken, G3OCA, Gil, 4F2KWT, Nicky, DU1JXP, and Mike, DU1MHX. QSL via G3OCA (or UA4SKW for Russian stations only).
CAVIANA ISLAND, PY, SA-042 The new schedule for the postponed ZY8C activity is now between Mar 27 and Apr 3. They will take part in the M/S category of the WPX Contest.
CORSICA, TK, EU-014 TK8DJ will hit the airwaves by the end of March. QSLs direct ONLY via Mario Pesce, PO Box 15, I-80070 Bacoli, NA, Italy.
COTE D'IVOIRE, TU David, F5THR, will be QRV as TU5CD between Mar 23 and Jul 1. QSL via F8BON.
CURACAO, PJ2 Steve, N8BJQ, and Bob, N8NR, will sign PJ2T on 10m and PJ2C on 15m in the WPX SSB Contest. Look for them in CW on the WARC and lowbands starting from Mar 25. QSLs for both stations via N9AG.
DJIBOUTI, J2 After visiting several authorities Karsten, DL2LAH, finally received his licence with the call J20LA! Due to his job he is not able to hit the airwaves every day. He is QRV in all modes (also digital). QSL via DL2LAH.
FAROE ISLANDS, OY Ronald, PA3EWP (OY7WP), Dick, PA3FQA (OY7QA), and Rob, PA5ET (OY7ET), of the Low Land DXpedition Team accompanied by Tom, GM4FDM (OY7TW), and Bill, AK0A (OY7WB), will be active in CW/SSB/RTTY/PSK31/SSTV between Mar 24 and Apr 3. They will sign OY8PA in the WPX SSB Contest. All QSLs via PA5ET.
FIJI, 3D2 Brian, N6IZ, will sign 3D2IZ from Namotu Island (OC-121) mainly in CW on 80-10m from Mar 26 until Apr 6.
HONDURAS, HR Henry, HR2HM, Eduardo, HR2EMC, Cesar, HR2CPS, Carlos, HR2CSB, Byron, HR5LBR, Rene, HR5RJC, and Manuel, HR5MJC, will be active as HQ8V from Mar 21-24. They will be QRV from Cayos Vivorillos in the Gracias a Dios Department Group (NA-new) which has never been activated before. Their plans are to operate in SSB on 40/20/15m. QSL via HR2CPS.
KUWAIT, 9K Faisal, 9K2RR, is drawing the attention to the new contest club 9KCC. The first on air activity was planned in CW and SSB on 15m for Mar 23 from 1200-1600 UTC... ? More details about the new contest club can be found on the websites: http://www.qsl.net/9kcc/ and http://www.9kcc.com.
MARSHALL ISLANDS, V7 Jeffrey, V73/KI0RO, intends to operate in CW and SSB on 40-10m from Roi-Namur (OC-028) from Mar 23-28. His next stop will be Micronesia. QSL via KI0RO.
NAMIBIA, V5 Nico, ZS4NS, plans to work on HF and 6m from Mar 23 until Apr 5. QSL via N7RO.
SOUTH KOREA, HL Kim, DS4BHW, will stay on Cho Island (AS-060) for two years starting by the end of March. He plans to become QRV on 80-6m. QSL via DS4BHW, bureau ok.
TAKABONERATE ISLAND, YB, OC-242 YE8A will be the call of YB8CR, YB8BHV, YB9KLI, YC8CPV, YB0DPO, YB8HZ, YB8HGM, YB0ECT, YB0LBK and YB0AI on South Sulawesi from Mar 26-31. QSL via YB8BRI. Check also their website http://takabonerate.aerocity.net.
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO, 9Y Sigi, 9Y4/DL7DF, will be QRV in CW/SSB/RTTY/PSK31/SSTV on all bands between Mar 23 and Apr 10.
QSL direct: 4W/K7BV (N6FF), 5R8FL, 5U7JB, 6W/F6HLC (F6HLC), 6Y0T, 6Y5/K3TEJ, 8P9NX, 8P8P, 9H3JR, 9M6/OK2PBM, C53CW, C56JHF, C6ALK (K7RE), CV5D (CX2ABC), EA9IB, FS/KM3T, FW8FP (VK4FW), H2G, HG1S, HK0TU (HK3DDD), HL2FDW, J3/K4LTA (K4LTA), J3A, JW7VK, KP4/NE8Z, L75FM, LW4DRV/p (SA-022), LX0LT (LX1RQ), N8Z, NH7G, NH7Y, P29DX (G3LQP), P40TA, PJ2/WC4E (WC4E), PJ7/KM3T, PZ1DG, R1ANC (DL5EBE), R1AND/A (DL5EBE), R1ANF, R3CA/0 (UA9OBA), TR8VP, RI0CB (AS-114), SQ9PM, SV5AZP, T88CM, TO8MZ (FH), TY0T (I8ACB), TY2SF, TY3M (I8ACB), UA0JQ, UN7EG (DL8KAC), UN7PQ, V26EW, V26G (N2ED), V31JZ/p (NN7A), V63RE (OC-254), VC2C (NB1B), VE1OTA/1 (NA-127), VE1OTA/9 (NA-068), VK4LV (OC-137), VP5/WB9Z, VP8CGM, VR2PX, W8MV/KH4, WP3R, XE2NJ, XT3DX, XU7ACJ, YA1BV, YC9BU/7 (OC-252), YI1BGD (OM3JW), YW0RCV (NA-020), ZB2JO, ZK3SA, ZL7C, ZP6Y, ZS6UT
QSL bureau: 3B8/LA7MFA, 3W2XK (W9XK), 9G5MD (F5VCR),9V1MN (DL4MN),FO/JJ8DEN, A25/KY4P (SV0LM), HK3JRL,J3A (WA1S),J79BK (DL6FBK),JW1I (LA3FL), JY8IL (JG1ILF), OY/DJ6AU, P5/4L4FN (KK5DO), T88BB (JE8BKW), VU2UR, XE3/DJ1TO, XU7ACF (DF8AN), YA/DL5NAV, ZX0F (PY5EG)
(d) = direct only
(B) = bureau ok
* = new manager
DATE CALL DXNL Mar 9 -Mar 22 3B8/ON4AME 1331 Mar 26-Apr 6 3D2IZ 1333 * Mar 12-Mar 27 3D2MN 1332 Mar 21-Mar 25 4D2B 1333 * NOW -Apr/2003 7Q7HB 1324 Jan 14-Apr 14 7Q7LA 1325 Mar 23-Apr 10 9Y4/DL7DF 1333 * Mar 17-Apr 5 A35/DL8DYL 1332 Mar 19-Mar 14 A35/SP9FIH 1332 NOW -Apr/2003 A4/IV3NCC 1328 NOW -May/2003 A71ROG 1331 Mar 5 -Apr 15 BX3/DJ3KR 1330 NOW -2004 CN2PM 1310 NOW -Feb/2004 D2U 1332 NOW -Nov 30 D88S 1323 Mar 18-Mar 24 D90HE 1332 NOW -Mar/2004 DS4BHW 1333 * Mar 11-Apr 10 EA6/DL6KAC 1331 Mar 20-Mar 26 EA9/DH1PLY 1332 Jan 5 -Apr 5 EI/DH5ST 1323 NOW -2005 EL2TM 1315 NOW -Apr/2003 H44MS 1330 Feb 25-Mar 31 HF2VL 1330 Mar 10-Mar 21 HH4/K4QD .. 1331 Feb 23-Mar 24 HP/F5PAC 1329 Mar 21-Mar 24 HQ8V 1333 * NOW J20LA 1333 * NOW -Jun/2003 J28UN 1312 Jan 31-Apr 2 J37LR 1325 NOW -Dec/2003 JM6DZB/JD1 1324 Mar 20-Mar 22 LU4EF/D 1332 Mar 1 -Mar 31 LZ125O 1330 Mar 19-Mar 24 MJ/K8PT .. 1332 Mar 4 -Apr 3 MM0LEO 1331 Mar 24-Apr 3 OY8PA .. 1333 * Mar 22-Mar 30 P40Y 1333 * Mar 25-Mar 30 PJ2T .. 1333 * Feb 18-Mar 12 PJ6/DJ4SO 1325, 1329 Mar 1 -Mar 23 PJ7/W8EB 1330 Feb 28-Jun/2003 ST1MN 1329 Mar 16-Mar 31 ST2C 1332 Mar 17-Apr 2 ST0RY 1332 NOW -Aug/2003 ZS5WC/ST0F 1324 Mar 14-Mar 28 SV9/DF7KHK 1332 Mar/2003 TK8DJ 1333 * Mar 23-Jul 1 TU5CD 1333 * Nov 20-Apr/2003 V3/K8JP 1317 Mar 23-Apr 5 V5/ZS4NS 1333 * Mar 23-Mar 28 V73/KI0RO 1333 * NOW -2004 VQ9LA 1323 Mar 20-Mar 27 XF2ICH 1332 Mar 26-Mar 31 YE8A 1333 * NOW -Mar 31 YU8/K6MD 1331 NOW -Mar 28 ZF2HW 1331 Mar 6 -Mar 25 ZK1EAA 1331 NOW -Mar 23 ZS03CWC 1330 Mar 27-Apr 3 ZY8C 1333 * * = new .. = and other calls
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