DX-NL 1336 April 17, 2003
DX News Letter
a free weekly service of
DARC Committee "DX and HF Contesting"
Editor: Karlfried Henrichs, DL1EK
translation by: Bob, DL7VOA
ALAND ISLANDS, OH0, EU-002 DF8QJ, DL2VB, DK6QW, DG1YTF, DL6YFB will sign OH0/homecalls in CW/SSB/ RTTY on all bands from 2-80m from Apr 19-25. QSLs via homecalls.
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA, V2 Members of the clubstation V21ARC from Antigua are visiting the neighboring island Barbuda over the Easter weekend (Apr 18-21). They plan to operate on 160-10m. QSL via Antigua & Barbuda Radio Club, PO Box 965, St.John's, Antigua.
BRITISH SOVEREIGN BASES ON CYPRUS, ZC4 Bill, G4EHT, is visiting his son Dez, ZC4DW, from Apr 14-28. He plans to activate the clubstation ZC4ESB in CW during this time. Bill does NOT like pile-ups! QSL via G4EHT.
BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS, VP2V Bob, VP2V/N6RFM, intends to become active with QRP only in PSK31 on 20m from Apr 22-25. QSL via homecall.
CHAUSEY ISLAND, F, EU-039 Franck, F5JOT, Daniel, F5LGQ, and Claude, F6CKH, are QRV in CW/SSB/RTTY and SSTV on 80-10m from Apr 19-26.
CRETE, SV9 Seppo,SV9/OH1VR/p, plans to work mainly in CW on 80-10m from Apr 21-28.
DODECANES, SV5, EU-001 Ermanno, SV5/IK2WZD, will hit the airwaves from Lipsi Island starting on Apr 24. He plans to stay there for the whole summer. QSL via IK2WZD. Find more information on his homepage http://web.tiscali.it/lipsi/.
FIJI, 3D2 Tad, JF6OJX, is signing 3D2JX from Mana Island (OC-121) from Apr 19-24. He tries to work as many Europeans as possible on the lowbands (80-30m) but will also show up on 20-6m. QSL via JN1HOW. He will publish his logbook online at http://www.NDXA.jp/pedi/3d2-2003/.
FILICUDI ISLAND, I, EU-017 ID9RGE will be the callsign of IT9EJW, IT9GAC, IT9GIE, IT9LCY, IT9TPJ, IT9VKY, IW9BCW, IW9BDV, IW9FY and IW9HDS from Apr 24-27. QSL via IT9EJW, bureau ok.
FINLAND, OH In old days people thought witches are flying through the Easter night. The YLs Jatta, OH2IO, Anne, OH2MXS, and Annika, OH2HSJ, asked the pilot Lasse, OH1LQP, to fly a round trip from Apr 18-20. They plan to operate as OH2YLS in SSB on 80/40/20/10/2m from different areas. QSL via buro.
FRENCH POLYNESIA, FO Fabien, FO/F8CFU, is visiting the Tuamotu Archipelago (OC-066), Tubuai Island (OC-152) and the Austral Islands between Apr 20 and May 16. QSL via F8CFU.
IRAQ, YI Several radio amateurs are underway with the American/British troops in Iraq at the moment. Mark, YI/NG5L, and Jim, YI/KT4CK, showed up on the bands already. Steve, KB0QHV, and Bob, 9K2ZZ/K4CY, shall be there as well and it is most likely that more amateurs will join them soon. 4L4FN is waiting for his permit to enter the country with the UN World Food Program. We have to wait and see how far the QSLs will be approved for DXCC credit. WFWL - Work first, worry later.
ISCHIA ISLAND, IC8, EU-031 Walter, IC8/IN3XUG, is QRV in SSB/RTTY on 10/15/20/40/80m until Apr 27. QSL via IN3XUG, bureau preferred.
KENYA, 5Z Don, KC7JDC, is on the air as 5Z4DE. QSL via G0IAS, direct ONLY!
MALTA, 9H Gaby, OE8YDQ, and Chris, OE8CIQ, will spend their holidays on Malta from Apr 20-27. They plan to work in SSB and CW on 10-80m. QSL via bureau.
MOZAMBIQUE, C9 Max, IZ4DPV (C93CM), and Filippo, IK4ZHH (C93FF), will be QRV in SSB/CW on 10-80m between Apr 20 and May 4. QSLs via homecalls, bureau ok.
NANTUCKET ISLAND, W1, NA-046 Rick, AI5P, is active from Apr 21-25. QSL via homecall.
NEPAL, 9N Dov, 4Z4DX, will hit the airwaves as 9N7DX from Apr 22 until May 13. QSL via 4Z4DX.
SARDINIA, IS0, EU-024 Freddy, IZ1EPM, will visit Gallura from Apr 19 until May 2. He will put his emphasis on 30m.
SENEGAL, 6W John, 6W/F5VHQ, plans to work in SSB on 40-10m from Apr 19 until May 1.
SPITSBERGEN, JW Francois, JW/F8DVD, will be active from Longyearbyen in SSB on 80-10m from Apr 20-24. QSL via F8DVD.
SWITZERLAND, HB9 Diethelm, HB9AON, is QRV from the Kanton Obwalden (OW) between Apr 15 and May 3. He has daily skeds with his club in PSK31 on 7035 kHz at 1600 UTC and in SSB on 7060 kHz at 1630 UTC. Main emphasis is put on 40m CW operation. QSL via DJ2YE, bureau ok.
QSL buro: 3G1A (SA-069), 4M7X, 5R8FL, 5W0IR (DJ2MX), 5X1DC (DL7AFS), 6D2X, 6W1RD (KZ5RO), 6Y9X, 7Q7DX (EA4CEN), 7Q7XX (JH3NFZ), 8P9KW, 9K2F, 9K2OD, 9K2USA, 9L1DX (EA4CEN), 9M6/7M2VPR (7M2VPR),9V1YC (AA5BT), 9N1HA, 9X/ON4WW, A41MA/p (AS-112), A51B (W0GJ), A61AV, AC4LN/HR2, AC4LN/J3, AC5ML/p (NA-168), BA7JA/7 (AS-094),BD4ED,BI5D (AS-141), BI7W (AS-139), BI7Y (AS-143), C21NI, C53M (OH3TM), C56R, C6AGN, CT3BX (HB9CRV), CT9DLH,CY0MM (NA-063, VE3NE),D2AI,D44TD (CT1EKF), D4B, DP1POL, DS2GOO/4 (AS-093), DS3EXX, DS5XEH/4 (AS-148), DU7/KB2FB, EP6KI (AS-166), ER6A, EU6DA, FG/F6FXS,FG/T93M (DJ2MX), FG5DH, FG5FR, FG5XC, FH/TK5PB,FJ/PA3GIO/m (NA-146),FM5WD (W3HNK), FO0AAA (N7CQQ), FO0PT, FS/KF2HC, FW/G3SXW, FY5KE (F6VY), FY5LS, GB150ACJ (EU-120), GM3TTC/p (EU-008), GM0EWX (EU-008), HH4/K9MDO, GM0VIV/m (EU-010), GN3XRQ (EU-122), GU0CGL/p (EU-114), HC2SL, HH4/N2WB (NA-096), HH4/W4WX, HH6/DL7CM (NA-149), HH6/DM2AYO, HL0O/4 (AS-060), HL4XM, HP3XUG, HQ2AHC, HR2RCH/HR6 (NA-057), HS0/OZ1HET, HT4T (TI4SU), IH9/IK2XRJ (AF-018), IT9HLR/9 (EU-166), IT9MRM/9, J28UN, J3A, J6/KI6T, J6/VK2IR (DJ2MX), J75EA, J75ET, J75PA, J75WP, J75ZH, JA1KJW/JD1 (AS-031), JT1BE, JT1BJ, JT1R, JW/SM1TDE, JW5HE (LA5HE), JW5NM (LA5NM), JX7DFA (LA7DFA), JY0HU, K8O (OC-077, AH6AY), K8T (OC0-45, GW0ANA), KH6/K2PLF (K2PLF)
(d) = direct only
(B) = bureau ok
* = new manager
DATE CALL DXNL Apr 19-Apr 24 3D2JX 1336 * NOW -Dec/2003 3XY1L 1335 NOW 5Z4DE 1336 * Apr 19-May 1 6W/F5VHQ 1336 * NOW -Apr/2003 7Q7HB 1324 Apr 5 -Apr 20 8P6DR 1334 Apr 13-Apr 21 8Q7RL .. 1335 Apr 20-Apr 27 9H/OE8YDQ .. 1336 * Apr 22-May 13 9N7DX 1336 * NOW -Apr/2003 A4/IV3NCC 1328 NOW -May/2003 A71ROG 1331 Apr 21-Apr 25 AI5P 1336 * Apr 20-May 4 C93CM .. 1336 * NOW -2004 CN2PM 1310 Apr 9 -Apr 21 CT3AS 1335 NOW -Feb/2004 D2U 1332 NOW -Nov 30 D88S 1323 NOW -Jun 1 DH7AX .. 1335 NOW -Mar/2004 DS4BHW 1333 NOW -2005 EL2TM 1315 Apr 19-Apr 26 F5JOT .. 1336 * Apr 20-May 16 FO/F8CFU 1336 * Apr 15-May 3 HB9AON 1336 * Apr 1 -Dec 31 HE2MM 1335 NOW -Apr 27 IC8/IN3XUG 1336 * Apr 24-Apr 27 ID9RGE 1336 * Apr 19-May 2 IS0/IZ9EPM 1336 * NOW -Jun/2003 J28UN 1312 Apr 12-Apr 23 J3/HB9AFH .. 1335 Mar 28-Mar 31 J37K 1334 Apr 12-Apr 15 J5/EA5IK 1335 NOW -Dec/2003 JM6DZB/JD1 1324 Apr 20-Apr 24 JW/F8DVD 1336 * NOW KH3/KT3E 1335 Apr 19-Apr 25 OH0/DF8QJ .. 1336 * Apr 18-Apr 20 OH2YLS 1336 * Apr 11-Apr 17 PA/DL4FCH 1335 Apr 16-Apr 22 S05X 1335 Feb 28-Jun/2003 ST1MN 1329 NOW -Aug/2003 ZS5WC/ST0F 1324 Apr 24-??? SV5/IK2WZD 1336 * Apr 21-Apr 28 SV9/OH1VR 1336 * Mar 23-Jul 1 TU5CD 1333 Apr 18-Apr 21 V21ARC 1366 * Nov 20-Apr/2003 V3/K8JP 1317 Apr 16-Apr 21 VK3QI 1335 Apr 7 -Apr 21 VK9XI 1334 Apr 22-Apr 25 VP2V/N6RFM 1336 * NOW -2004 VQ9LA 1323 Mar 31-Apr 17 XF4KQ 1334 NOW YI/... 1336 * Apr 11-Apr 27 YK1BA 1335 Apr 14-Apr 28 ZC4ESB 1336 * Apr 16-Apr 26 ZD8Z 1335 * = new .. = and other calls
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