DX-NL 1371 January 15, 2004
DX News Letter
a free weekly service of
DARC Committee "DX and HF Contesting"
Editor: Karlfried Henrichs, DL1EK
translation by: Bob, DL7VOA
BAHAMAS, C6, NA-113 Wade, AA8LL/C6A, and Liz, K8LIZ/C6A, are QRV from Crooked Island (NA-113) on 40-10m with emphasis on SSB on the WARC bands from Jan 16-19. They sign C6ALB from Bird Rock Lighthouse (ARLHS BAH-005, WLA LH-0118) on Jan 17/18. QSL via bureau.
BRAZIL, PY Emilio, PY5/PU5HAS, is staying on Mel Island (SA-047) from Jan 15-17. He is working in SSB on 10-80m. QSL via bureau.
COCOS KEELING ISLAND, VK9/C Ken, JA1CMD, cancelled his activity because of transportation problems.
DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO, 9Q Gus, SM5DIC, is underway to Kinshasa. Expect him to hit the airwaves from the clubstation 9Q0AR of the Association des Radio Amateurs de la R.D.C. (ARAC) around Jan 20. The length of his stay is not known. Unfortunately QSL only direct via SM5BFJ, Leif Hammarstrom, Lerklockan 4, SE-73091 Riddarhyttan, Sweden.
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, HI John, G4RCG/HI9, and Bruce, KI7VR/HI9, are QRV on 160-10m from Jan 17-31. G4RCG/HI9 intends to participate in the WWDX 160m CW Contest. QSL via homecall, bureau ok.
GUANTANAMO BAY, KG4 Tip, N4SIA, will be active as KG4AS on all bands from Jan 20-28. QSL via N4SIA.
ITU GENEVA, 4U/ITU Ivan, OM3CGN, will stay in Geneva until mid December. He wants to give all HAMs the opportunity to work 4U1ITU on 160m. Skeds can be arranged via e-mail to: email@example.com
PERU, OA Martijn, OA7/PA3GFE, is staying in Peru for at least three months since Jan 15. He plans to QRV in CW/SSB on 40-6m, perhaps also on 80m, with emphasis on the WARC bands. QSL via homecall, bureau ok.
SOUTH GEORGIA ISLANDS, VP8/SG, AN-007 Mike, GM0HCQ, is momentarily active as VP8CMH/mm from the British supply ship RRS James Clark Ross. He hopes to hit the airwaves as VP8SGK from South Georgia around Jan 20 and perhaps also from Signey Island in the South Orkney group.
SOUTH ORKNEY ISLANDS, VP8/SO, AN-008 Martin, LU3DO/Z tries to become active from the scientific Orcadas Base. He will stay there until March 2005. More information is not available.
SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS, VP8/SS, AN-010 Ricardo, CE3HDI, is staying on the scientific base Presidente Eduardo Frei Montalva on King George Island (AN-010) until Feb 24. He will show up as CE9R in CW/SSB on all bands during his spare time. QSL via CE3HDI.
THE GAMBIA, C5 Andy, C56/G0VUH, is active on all bands every night from Jan 16-30. QSL via G0VUH.
THE NETHERLANDS, PA ON6UM, ON4LO, ON4LN and ON4BAG are QRV in SSB and digital modes from Schouwen Duiveland Island (EU-146) on Jan 19.
TONGA, A3 Sara, HA9SD, and Eli, HA9RE, are expected show up as A35RE with two stations in CW/SSB on 80-10m between Jan 20 and Feb 4. QSL via HA8IB, unfortunately only direct!
QSL direct: 3D2II, 6W/ON5TN, 6Y8A (WA4WTG), 7P8NK (VA7DX), BD5RIC49A, HP1/DL2OE, KH7X, OC4WW, V73AZ, V85GA, VK9CD, VR2MY, VU2BK, WR2W/KH2, YJ0AMY, YS1UL, ZK2GB (DH3NB)
QSL via buro: VK4WWI (OC-187, PA3EXX), VP2MCV (PA5ET), VP2MET (PA5ET), VP2MWP (PA5ET), VQ9DT, XF1K (NA-167, N6AWD), YB35AR (OC-021)
(d) = direct only
(B) = bureau ok
* = new manager
DATE CALL DXNL NOW -Dec04 4U1ITU 1371 * NOW -??? 5X1X 1367 09Jan-08Apr 6W/LX1DA 1370 20Jan-??? 9Q0AR 1371 * 20Jan-04Feb A35RE 1371 * 22Dec-15Jan A52CQ 1369 16Jan-19Jan AA8LL/C6A.. 1371 * 16Jan-30Jan C56/G0VUH 1371 * 17Jan-18Jan C6ALB 1371 * NOW -24Feb CE9R 1371 * 11Jan-15Jan CE0/NH6YK 1370 12Jan-15Jan CE6TBN/8 1370 NOW -2004 D2CR 1339 NOW -Jan04 DP1POL 1370 14Jan-13Feb FG/F6FXS 1370 05Jan-19Jan FO/OH1AWW.. 1370 17Jan-31Jan G4RCG/HI9 1371 * NOW -Feb04 IA0PS 1369 25Dec-16Jan JD1YBJ 1369 NOW -Mar04 JR1EEU 1368 NOW Jun04 JW5RIA 1366 16Jan-19Jan K8LIZ/C6A 1371 * 20Nov-25Jan KC4/WA1O 1366 03Jan-17Jan KC4AAA 1369 20Jan-28Jan KG4AS 1371 * 13Jan-19Jan KG4DX 1370 17Jan-31Jan KI7VR/HI9 1371 04Jan-15Jan LS4M 1370 NOW -Mar05 LU3DO/Z 1371 * 15Nov-28Feb LZ0A 1363 15Jan-Apr04 OA7/PA3GFE 1371 * 19Jan PA/ON6UM.. 1371 * 15Jan-17Jan PY5/PU5HAS 1371 * 01Jan-18Jan T2/HA9SD 1369 NOW -Jul04 TA1/PA4WM 1370 NOW TT8XZ 1370 10Jan-Feb04 V31GW/V32YN 1370 NOW -Feb04 VK0DX 1369 18Dec-22Jan VP8/LU4DXU 1370 NOW VP8CMH/mm 1371 * 20Jan-??? VP8SGK 1371 * NOW -Sep04 XU7ACI 1357 NOW -Jun04 XU7ACW 1351 01Sep-Mar04 YA/JA1PBV 1355 NOW -Aug04 YA1R 1356 NOW -Mai04 YA8G 1370 15Dec-15Jan ZW5SF 1368 * = new .. = and other calls
For the DXCC accepted are: 4W1BK, 4W2DN, 4W3AN, 4W3CW, 4W3DX, 5X2A (Jun 24 until Jul 1, 2003), 7Z1SJ, A51AA, A51KC, A51PK, A51UD, A51WD, A51YL, BQ9P (09/2003), KH3/KT6E, OD5/I1HJT, TX0AT (10/2002), YA0J, YA1D, YA1RS, YI/4L4FN, YI/9Y4RD, YI/KV4EB, YI/SM0URK, YI/SM3VRO, YI/SM4UZM, YI/SM5VOH, YI/SM5WTI and YI3DX.
TNX: DJ5AV, DK8JB, DL1SBF, DL2BQV, DL2VOR, DL6ZFG, DL7VOA, DL8YR, ES1FB, N5VL, N7CW, PY2ZX, SP5UAF, 425 DX News, ARRL-DX-Bulletin, Crazy DX Group, F6AJA Les Nouvelles DX, K1XN via GOLIST, KB8NW OPDX Bulletin, N4AA QRZ DX, W3UR Daily DX, Islands On The Web.