DX-NL 1314 October 24, 2002
DX News Letter
a free weekly service of
DARC Committee "DX and HF Contesting"
Editor: Karlfried Henrichs, DL1EK
translation by: Bob, DL7VOA
AMERICAN SAMOA, KH8 An international DXpedition is planned for November 2002. The team consisting of Glyn, GW0ANA, Roger, DL5RBW, Nigel, G4KIU, Thomas, DJ6OI, Markus, DL9RCF, and David, AH6HY, plans to work in SSB/CW/RTTY/PSK31/SSTV on all bands from Tutuila while the station on Ofu will concentrate on CW/SSB using 20-10m. K8O will be QRV from Ofu Island (OC-007) from Oct 30 until Nov 6. K8T will be QRV from Tutuila Island (OC-045) from Oct 29 until Nov 8. K8O via AH6HY. K8T via GW0ANA. Check also their website at http://www.ukdxers.co.uk.
ANTARCTICA, VP8/a Bruce, KJ3Z, is travelling to McMurdo Base in October to stay for a few weeks. He will activate the callsign KC4USV during his spare time.
ARUBA, P4, SA-036 W2GD is QRV as P40W during the CQ WWDX Contest. QSL via N2MM. John, KK9A, will sign P40A (20m only) during the contest.QSL via WD9DZV.
AUSTRAL ISLANDS, FO/a, OC-051 Tony, 3D2AG, will be on the air from Rapa Island (OC-051) signing FO5RK on all bands (also 6m) from Oct 27-Nov 28. Besides working in CW/SSB he also plans to make some QSOs in PSK31 and MFSK16. More information is available on his website http://www.sat.net/~iref/rapapage.htm. QSL via Antoine De Ramon N'Yeurt (Attn. C.E. Payri), Laboratoire Terre-Ocean Universite P.F. B.P. 6570, Faa'a 98702 Tahiti, French Polynesia.
BELLE ISLAND, F, EU-048 Francois, F5JNE, plans a visit for Oct 25/26. He will work in CW/SSB on 20m and 40m. QSL via F5JNE.
CAPE VERDE, D4, AF-086 Alberto, IV3TAN, will sign D44TG from Sal Island (AF-086) in the WWDX. Alex, 4L5A, will be QRV as well during the contest but the callsign is not sure yet. QSL via IK3HHX.
COSTA RICA, TI Ed, K4QFF, Ron, K4WZ, William, K4WPM, Robert, WA4PUJ, and Dennis, WA4ZJJ, will be on the air as TI8/K4QFF participating in the new multi-2 class. QSL via K4QFF.
CRETE, SV9, EU-015 I2WIJ, IK8UND and IK8HCG will be on the air as J49Z during the CQ WWDX. QSL via IK8UND, direct ONLY!
CURACAO, PJ2, SA-006 WC4E and K8NZ are planning to take part in the WWDX Contest as PJ2T. The contest station is described online at: http://asgard.kent.edu/ccc/.
FERNANDO de NORONHA, PY0F, SA-003 CT1BOA will sign PT0F in the upcoming CQ WWDX SSB Contest.
GEORGIA, 4L 4L0G will be the WWDX call of David, 4L1DA, Mamuka, 4L2M, Tom, 4L7O/DL7BO, and Mike, 4L4CR. QSL via DL7BO.
GUERNSEY, GU, EU-114 G0WAT, G3BJ, G3XTT, G4JKS, G4JVG, G4VXE, GU0SUP and GU4YOX will be QRV as MU0C starting in the new multi-2 category. QSL via G3XTT.
GUINEA, 3X DJ6TF, DJ7UC, DK1BT, DL4WK, DL7UFR, DL7BO and DL7DF will sign 3XY7C in CW/SSB/RTTY/PSK31 on 160-6m between Oct 30 and Nov 13. QSL via DL7DF, bureau ok. Their website is http://www.qsl.net/dl7df/3x/.
ISLE OF MAN, GD, EU-116 Adrian, M3LCR, plans to be QRV as MD3LCR/p from Oct 16-27. Look for him on 7036 (RTTY), 7066 (SSB), 14056 (CW), 14142 (SSB), 21056 (CW) and 21156 kHz (SSB). QSL via bureau.
JERSEY, GJ, EU-013 Lars, DF1LON, Peter, DH4JQ, Alfons, DJ8VC, Georg, DL1ECG, Karlfried, DL1EK, Stefan, DL1ELY, and Stefan, DL7AOS, will also participate in the multi-2 category of the WWDX SSB signing MJ/DL1EK. QSL via DL1EK.
LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0 The same procedure as every year! Diethelm, DJ2YE/HB9AON, Hans,DK2PH, Hans-Georg, DK5EZ, Falk, DK7YY, Rolf, DL8DAW, Heinz-Willy, DL8EAQ, and Tom, HB9DOD, are going to Liechtenstein to put the multiplier HB0/HB9AON in as many WWDX SSB logs as possible. Look for them on 50 MHz and in PSK31 on 20m before and after the contest. QSL via DJ2YE.
LUXEMBOURG, LX LX7DX will be the call of PA1TO, PB5CW and PA1MW during the WWDX SSB. QSL via PA1TO.
MACAO, XX9 XX9C will take part in the contest from Taipa Island (AS-075). The operators will be XX9BB, XX9AH, XX9KC, XX9HX, XX9JC, XX9JD, VR2BBC, VR2ZST, VR2KW, VR2MY, BA7IA, BA7IB, BG7IEE, BA7JG, BD7NI and BA7NQ. See also their website: http://www.hellocq.net/xx9c/. QSL via bureau.
MARTINIQUE, FM, NA-107 TO5A will be the call of Al, NH7A, during the CQ WWDX. QSL via F5VHJ.
MICRONESIA, V6, OC-new Nando, IT9YRE (V63RE), Claudio, I1SNW (V63WN), and Gaetano, IT9GAI (V63GH) will stay on Nomwin Island from Oct 24-27 and on Ta Island in the South Mortolok Group between Oct 30 and Nov 4. Both islands have no IOTA reference number yet! More information is published on their website: http://www.ddxc.net/v63/. QSL via IT9YRE. --- Sho, JA7HMZ, will be QRV as V63DX from Pohnpei (OC-010) from Oct 25-31. He will sign V63B in the contest. QSL via JA7AO, bureau ok.
MONTSERRAT, VP2M, NA-103 K5AND, W5OZI and W5LXG will be active mainly on 6m signing VP2MJD between Oct 31 and Nov 8.
MOOREA ISLAND, FO, OC-046 Anci, FO/JA2ZL, is QRV in SSB/CW/RTTY on 10-40m from Oct 30 until Nov 2. QSL via JA2ZL.
PUERTO RICO, KP4, NA-099 Jeff, N5TJ, is signing KP3Z in the CQ WWDX Contest. QSL via WC4E.
RE ISLAND, F, EU-032 Didier, F5BJW, hits the airwaves in CW as TM2A from Oct 24 until Nov 1. QSL via F5BJW.
ROBINSON CRUSOE ISLAND, CE0Z, SA-005 Marco, CE6TBN, plans to become QRV from the Juan Fernandez archipelago from Oct 25-30. Look for CE0Z in SSB on 10-80m and in CW (QRS) on 30m. QSL via N1IBM, bureau ok.
SENEGAL, 6W Christian, 6W/F6HLC, will work with low power during the CQ WWDX. QSL via F6HLC.
TONGA, A3 Michael, HB9DKX, is on Tongatapu Island (OC-049) from Oct 24-26. The callsign is not know yet. A good chance to work him is on 14280, 14015, 21280, 21015, 28480 and 28015 kHz. His next stop will be Niue. --- N5XX is on the air as A35XX from Vaca'u Island (OC-064) until the end of October. On his way back Clark plans to visit Minerva Reef (OC-061) as well and activate it as A35XX/p between Oct 25 and Nov 1. QSLs via N5XX.
URUGUAY, CX CV5Y is a special event station from Oct 26 until Nov 3. QSL via EA5KB.
(d) = direct only
(B) = bureau ok
* = new manager
DATE CALL DXNL Oct 30-Nov 13 3XY7C 1314 * Oct 26-Oct 27 4L0G 1314 * NOW -Jun/2003 5W1SA 1292 NOW -2004 5Z4DZ 1308 NOW -Dec/2002 6F1LM 1307 Oct 26-Oct 27 6W/F6HCL 1314 * Sep 15-Feb 1 8N1OGA 1309 Oct 23-Oct 29 9G5MD 1313 NOW -Dec/2002 9K/W4NU 1306 Oct 24-Oct 26 A3/HB9DKX 1314 * NOW -Nov 1 A35XX 1314 * Oct 21-Oct 28 C6ARB 1313 Sep 24-Oct C98DC 1310 Oct 25-Oct 30 CE0Z 1314 * NOW -2004 CN2PM 1310 Oct 26-Nov 3 CV5Y 1314 * NOW -2004 D2U 1282 Oct 26-Oct 27 D44TG 1314 * Oct 26-Oct 27 D4/4L5A 1314 * Oct 25-Oct 26 F5JNE 1314 * Sep 1 -2004 FO/F5AEP 1307 Oct 17-Oct 28 FO/I2YSB .. 1312 Oct 30-Nov 2 FO/JA2ZL 1314 * Oct 27-Nov 28 FO5RK 1314 * Oct 17-Oct 26 FR/PA3GIO 1313 Oct 25-Oct 28 HB0/HB9AON 1314 * Oct 2 -Oct 29 HC/G4IUF 1311 Oct 20-Oct 30 HC8/XE1KK 1313 Oct 22-Oct 30 HI9X 1313 Oct 19-Oct 28 IH9P 1313 NOW -Jun/2003 J28UN 1312 Oct 26-Oct 27 J49Z 1314 * Oct 21-Oct 31 JU840C 1313 Oct 23-Oct 30 K2AC/HH2 1313 Oct 28-Nov 8 K8T 1314 * NOW KC4USV 1314 * NOW KH2/KF2XN 1311 Oct 29-Nov 8 KH8/GW0ANA 1314 * NOW -Oct/2002 N6XIV/KH9 1307 Oct 26-Oct 27 KP3Z 1314 * Oct 26-Oct 27 LX7DX 1314 * Oct 16-Oct 27 MD3LCR/p 1314 * Oct 25-Oct 27 MJ/DL1EK 1314 * Oct 11-Oct 27 MU/DL3NBL .. 1311 Oct 26-Oct 27 MU0C 1314 * Oct 22-Oct 28 NP2B 1313 Oct 26-Oct 27 P40A 1314 * Oct 26-Oct 27 P40W 1314 * Oct 26-Oct 27 PJ2T 1314 * Oct 20-Oct 25 PJ7/WB8N 1313 Oct 26-Oct 27 PT0F 1314 * Oct 18-Nov 11 T48W 1313 Oct 23-Oct 28 TI5N 1313 Oct 26-Oct 27 TI8/K4QFF 1314 * Oct 24-Nov 1 TM2A 1314 * Oct 14-Oct 27 TM2E 1312 NOW TN3S 1311 Oct 26-Oct 27 TO5A 1314 * NOW -Dec/2002 TT8DX 1283 NOW -Nov/2002 TT8ZZ 1312 Oct 19-Oct 28 TY/I8QLS .. 1313 Oct 25-Oct 31 V63DX 1314 * Oct 24-Nov 4 V63RE .. 1314 * Oct 21-Oct 31 VC2C 1313 NOW -Dec/2002 VK0MQI 1287, 1291, 1305 Oct 11-Oct 25 VP2MEB .. 1312 Oct 31-Nov 8 VP2MJD 1314 * Oct 23-Oct 29 VP9I 1313 Oct 26-Oct 27 XX9C 1314 * Oct 20-Nov 5 XY1M 1313 NOW YA/F6EAY 1313 NOW YA4F 1312 NOW YU8/DL5NAV 1311 NOW -Sep/2002 ZC4BS 1260 Oct 16-Oct 29 ZD8Z 1312 Oct 17-Oct 31 ZK1MA 1313 Oct 17-Oct 28 ZL7 .. 1312 * = new .. = and other calls
TNX: DJ2YE/HB9AON, DJ5AV, DK8JB, DL1SBF, DL2BQV, DL2GAN, F6HLC, G3AB, K3ZO, 425 DX News, ARRL DX Bulletin, Crazy DX Group, F6AJA (Les Nouvelles DX), XE1KK, KB8NW (OPDX Bulletin), N4AA (QRZ DX), W3UR (Daily DX), Islands On The Web.