DX-NL 1326 January 30, 2003
DX News Letter
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DARC Committee "DX and HF Contesting"
Editor: Karlfried Henrichs, DL1EK
translation by: Bob, DL7VOA
ANTARCTICA, VP8/a, AN-001 There is a new operator working as VP8ROT from the British research base Rothera on Adelaide Island. QSL via GM0HCQ. Even the QSL manager does not know the new operator...
ANTIGUA, V2, NA-100 Wicky, W4LW, and Fred, K4FMD, will operate in SSB on 10/12/15/17/20m signing V2/K4UP from Feb 2-8. QSL via K4UP.
BHUTAN, A5 Glenn, W0GJ, is expected back in Bhutan on February 2. Look for A51B mainly in CW on 3505 kHz +/- QRM during his spare time until Feb 26. If the condx are bad he will switch to 30m or 40m. He will participate in the CQ/RJ WW RTTY Contest on Feb 8/9 and the ARRL CW DX Contest on Feb 15/16. QSL direct via W0GJ.
GHANA, 9G Arno, DL1CW, and Andy, DL3GA, are planning to become QRV from Cape Coast on Feb 5-18. They applied for the calls 9G5AP and 9G5GA but received no confirmation yet. They plan to operate in CW/RTTY/SSB on 10-80m incl. the WARC bands and perhaps also 6m. They also plan to take part in the RTTY- and ARRL CW Contests. QSLs via homecalls.
GRENADA, J3, NA-024 Manfred, J3/DJ7RJ, is active in CW and SSB on 160-6m from Feb 1-13.
ISLA PELICANO, XE2, NA-167 Hector, XE2K, Pablo, XE2CHE, Rogelio, XE2FCR, Emidgio, XE2ZY, and Ray, N6VR, will be QRV from this rarely activated island in the Sonora State North Group (NA-167) from Feb 6-9. They plan to work in SSB/CW on 80/40/20/ 15/10m about 12-18 hours a day. QSL via N6AWD.
MAURITIUS, 3B8, AF-049 Frank, DK7AO, Katrin, DL1AXL, Guenter, DL2AWG, and Peter, DL3APO, will be active on 10-160m including the WARC bands from Feb 9-15. The calls are not known yet. QSLs via DL3APO. Further information will be announced on their website http://www.radioklub.de/3b8/.
MOCHA ISLAND, CE, SA-061 XR6M will be the call of Guillermo, XQ3SA, Axel, CE3AFC, Hector, CE3VII, and Felipe, CE3SAG. They intend to work on 50110 kHz and via the AO-40, AO-7, UO-14, RS-15 and AO-27 satellites from Feb 5-9. Find more details on their website http://www.qsl.net/xr6m/.
PITCAIRN ISLAND, VP6, OC-044 Ed, W2SN, will sign VP6EM from Feb 4. He will work in SSB on 10/15/20m between 1700 and 2400 UTC. The length of his stay is not known. QSL via W2SN.
SAIPAN, KH0, OC-086 KH0/JN1MYM is QRV on HF and 6m between Jan 31 and Feb 3. His teammate is JO1UTG who is signing KH2DI/KH0 on the air. QSLs via homecalls.
SENEGAL, 6W Norbert, F6AXX, spends his holidays near Saly between Jan 25 and Feb 7. 6W7/F6AXX is QRV mainly in CW on 14035, 18090, 21035, 24105, 28035 kHz during his morning and evening hours. QSL via F6AXX, bureau ok.
SOUTH SHETLAND ISLANDS, VP8/ss, AN-010 DP1ANF from King George Island will be activated by Oleg, R1ANF, starting in February. Later he will also be QRV from the Argentinian base Teniente Ballve Refuge on Ardley Island for one or two weeks. More information is not available.
UGANDA, 5X Babs, DL7AFS, and Lot, DJ7ZG, will be on the air as 5X1DC from Feb 9-23. QSL via DL7AFS. More information can be found on their website http://www.qsl.net/dl7afs/.
ZAMAMI ISLAND, JA6, AS-017 Mat,JS6PXB, will be QRV in SSB on 40m/20m signing JS6PXB/6 on Feb 5/6. QSL via bureau ok.
QSL direct: 7P8ZZ, 9H4CM, 9M6LSC, A22MN (K8MN), BA4EG,CE0Y/7K1WLE,CT3/TF3CW, CY0/N1NK, EA8AG, EH5FF, FH/DL5CF, FK/F5NHJ, FK8VHY, FS/W6IZT, FS/N3OC, GU4YOX, HL0C/2 (AS-090), HR1AAB, K2G, KP2D, N0TG/KP1, OD5/OK1MU (OK1TN), OE8SKQ, PJ4V, PY0FT, PY5M, RI0CA (AS-044), SV9ANH, SZ8LH (EU-049, SV8DTD), TF3CW (LX1NO),UE1RCV/1 (EU-188), UK8BQ, UK8GK, UY2VM, V47NS, V63RE (OC-253), VK4YI (OC-137), VP2V/N6WKS, VQ9DT, W0RJU/KP1, W2SF/4 (NA-062),XV3TAA,ZS1EL,ZS6QU
QSL bureau: 9AY2K, CT3BX, SN800R, YL5W, ZD7DP
(d) = direct only
(B) = bureau ok
* = new manager
DATE CALL DXNL Feb 9 -Feb 15 3B8/DK7AO.. 1326 * Feb 9 -Feb 23 5X1DC 1326 * Jan 25-Feb 7 6W7/F6AXX 1326 * NOW -2003 7Q7BP 1315, 1325 NOW -Apr/2003 7Q7HB 1324 Jan 14-Apr 14 7Q7LA 1325 Sep 15-Feb 1 8N1OGA 1309 Feb 5 -Feb 18 9G5AP .. 1326 * NOW -Feb/2003 9N7YJ 1321 Jan 18-Feb 6 9Y/DL1SEN.. 1325 Feb 2 -Feb 26 A51B 1326 * Jan 4 -Mar 4 C6/KM1E 1323 NOW CE9R 1323 NOW -2004 CN2PM 1310 Jan 21-Feb 12 CT3FN 1324 NOW -Nov 30 D88S 1323 NOW - ?? DP1ANF 1326 * NOW DP1POL 1324 Jan 5 -Apr 5 EI/DH5ST 1323 NOW -2005 EL2TM 1315 Sep 1 -2004 FO/F5AEP 1307 NOW -Feb/2003 FR/F5IRO 1322 NOW -Feb/2003 FR5KH 1315 Jan 7 - ??? H44MS 1323 Dec 15-Mar 15 HF70A 1322 Jan 30-Feb 15 HH6/DL7CM 1325 Dec 10-Mar 3 HR5/F2JD 1320 NOW -Jun/2003 J28UN 1312 Feb 1 -Feb 13 J3/DJ7RJ 1326 * Jan 31-Apr 2 J37LR 1325 Jan 18-Jan 31 J79RJ 1324 NOW -Dec/2003 JM6DZB/JD1 1324 Feb 5 -Feb 6 JS6PXB/6 1326 * Jan 28-Feb 4 KG4IZ .. 1325 Jan 23-Feb/2003 KH6/W2TO 1325 Jan 31-Feb 3 KH0/JN1MYM 1326 * Jan 29-Feb 7 P4/K2LE 1325 Feb 18-Mar 12 PJ6/DJ4SO 1325 Jan 10-Feb 10 PJ5/K3RGD 1324 Jan 27-Mar 2 S21YV 1325 NOW T31/KM9D .. 1325 NOW -Feb/2003 TU2IG 1325 Feb 2 -Feb 8 V2/K4UP 1326 * Nov 20-Apr/2003 V3/K8JP 1317 NOW -Mar/2003 VK0MQI 1305, 1319, 1325 Jan 31-Feb 3 VP5JM 1325 Feb 4 - ?? VP6EM 1326 * NOW - ?? VP8CTR 1325 NOW - ?? VP8ROT 1326 * NOW -2004 VQ9LA 1323 Jan 30-Feb 10 VR2/VE7TLL 1325 Feb 6 -Feb 9 XE2K 1326 * Feb 5 -Feb 9 XR6M 1326 * NOW -?? YI9DX 1323 NOW -Mar/2003 YJ8MN 1321 NOW -Aug/2003 ZS5WC/ST0F 1324 NOW -Dec/2003 ZS90SAP 1324 * = new ... = and other calls
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