DX News Letter 1422
February 10, 2005

DX-NL 1422 February 10, 2005
DX News Letter

a free weekly service of
DARC Committee "DX and HF Contesting"

Editor: Karlfried Henrichs, DL1EK
(e-mail: dxmb@darc.de)

translation by: Bob, DL7VOA
(e-mail: dl7voa@darc.de)

DX Announcements

ALAND ISLANDS, OH0, EU-002 An international team signing OH0I will participate in the upcoming CQ RTTY WPX Contest (Feb 12/13). QSL via OH3BHL.

ANTARCTICA, VP8/A Bhagwati, VU3BPZ, is active from the scientific base "Maytri" (IND-003).

ARUBA, P4, SA-036 Andy, AE6Y, will hit the airwaves as P49Y from Feb 16-22. QSL to AE6Y.

BELIZE, V3, NA-180 Art, NN7A, signs V31JZ/p from South Water Caye (NA-180) from Feb 10-14. He is running 100 watts into verticals in CW on 10-40m (including WARC) and also in SSB on 80/160m. QSL via NN7A. --- Bob, NF7E, is QRV as V31WR in SSB from NA-180 also from Feb 10-14. QSL via homecall.

CANADA, VE, NA-061 John, VE7JZ, is active from the island of Kaien (NA-061) until Apr 30. QSLs unfortunately only direct.

CANARY ISLANDS, EA8, AF-004 Members of the Canary Islands DX Society will activate Burrero Rock as EF8BDX on Feb 12/13. For specialists: Burrero Rock counts as DIE S-349, DME 35.011 and IL27HV. Activities will take place only in SSB on 15m. More information can be found on the website: http://www.easyqsls.com

CHILE, CE, SA-new Mario, CE6NE, Marco, CE6TBN, Mike, K9AJ, and Lucas, LU1FAM, plan to visit the island of Rennell (Ultima Esperanza Province South Group, SA-new) from Feb 14-17.

COLOMBIA, HK Tony, W4OI, ist now active using his new callsign HK1AR (ex HK3KAV). He intends to visit San Andres (HK0/SA) together with Oliver, W6NV, from Feb 12-15.

DOMINICA, J7, NA-101 Lars, SM0CCM, will be on the air as J73CCM working mainly in CW/RTTY between Feb 16 and Mar 14. QSL via SM0CCM.

FRANCE, F Francois, F8DVD, will sign TM8ANT during the upcoming Antarctic Activity Week (AAW) from Feb 14-27. QSL via F8DVD.

GREECE, SV SV1CIB, SV3FUO and SV3BSF will be QRV as J43BSF during the CQ/RJ WW WPX RTTY Contest on Feb 12/13. QSL via SV1CIB.

IRAN, EP Hamid, EP4HR, is working in CW or PSK31 on 160/80/40m from 0215-0230 UTC every day (except tuesdays and fridays). QSL via I2MQP.

ITALY, I The special station IU8GMM is working during the World Day of the Sick from Feb 11-13, 2005. QSL via IQ8PD, bureau ok.

MONGOLIA, JT Antonio, I1ZB, and Alberto, I1QOD, plan to become active as JT1FCZ and JT1FCY in CW on 80/40/30/15m from Feb 10-18.

NETHERLAND ANTILLES, PJ4, SA-006 Jeff, KU8E, Mike, W9RE, Harold, N4GG, and Mark, N5OT, will be QRV from Bonaire Island (SA-006) from Feb 15-22. They will sign PJ4R during the ARRL DX CW Contest. QSL via N4GG.

NORTH COOK ISLANDS, ZK1/N, OC-014 Magnus, ZK1WET (SM6WET), Tomas, ZK1XMY (SM6XMY), Tim, ZK1SDE, and Jed, ZK1SDZ, will activate the Manihiki Atoll (OC-014) from Feb 17-24. QSL via M3SDE.

PALMYRA AND JARVIS ISLANDS, KH5, OC-085 Bev, AH6NF, plans to stay until Feb 13.

PETER I ISLAND, 3Y/P, AN-004 Their original expedition vessel is still not repaired so they decided to charter a new one now. Their arrival on the island is now expected around Feb 17.

REUNION, FR, AF-016 Didier, FR/F5TNI, is working mainly in CW from Feb 2-21. QSL via F5TNI.

SINT MAARTEN, PJ7, NA-105 Joeke, PJ6/PA0VDV, will become active from Sint Maarten from Feb 17-23. His next stop will be Curacao.

SPRATLY ISLANDS, 1S, AS-051 Nicodemus, DU1JXP, Mike, DU1MHX, Ed, 4F1OZ, Bebe, 4F3BA, and Gilbert, 4F2KWT will activate the island Kalayaan as DX0K till May 2005. Activities are planned in CW/SSB on 160-6m (including the WARC bands). It seems as if only one operator will remain on the island at a time. QSL via 4F2KWT.

ST LUCIA, J6, NA-108 Dave, J6/K3LP, will be active once again from Feb 15-22. He will sign J6R in the ARRL CW DX Contest.

ST MARTIN, FS, NA-105 John, FS/K9EL, plans to become QRV with 100 watts from Feb 16-26. QSL via homecall. Skeds can be arranged via e-mail to: k9el@johnandceleste.com

THE GAMBIA, C5 Rinze, PC5C, wants to become active during his spare time these days.

TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, VP5, NA-002 Dave, VP5/W2YC, and Harry, VP5/AA2WN, will hit the airwaves from North Caicos (NA-002) from Feb 15-22.

QSL Info

QSL manager

(d) = direct only
(B) = bureau ok
* = new manager


DATE         CALL        DXNL

NOW  -Apr05  3CAK        1418/20
27Jan-22Feb  3D2/HA8IB.. 1420
11Feb-??Feb  3Y0X        1418/20/22 *
06Feb-13Feb  6F1IHF      1421
03Feb-13Feb  6O0CW       1421
14Oct-Apr05  6O0JT       1407
01Dec-05Mar  8N0SON      1412
NOW  -25Feb  9H3CT       1419
03Feb-13Feb  9M6/PA0RRS  1421
NOW  -Feb05  9U6PM       1400

28Jan-10Feb  C56C        1421
06Feb-26Feb  C6AMM/C6AWW 1421
02Feb-07Mar  DH8WR/HC2   1421
NOW  -May05  DX0K        1422 *
12Feb-13Feb  EF8BDX      1422 *
04Feb-11Feb  EM60J       1421
NOW          EP4HR       1422 *
NOW  -Mar05  EY/F5NHJ..  1410
02Feb-21Feb  FR/F5TNI    1422 *
16Feb-26Feb  FS/K9EL     1422 *

NOW  -Nov05  HF0POL      1417
25Jan-25Apr  HF4IARU     1419
25Jan-06Mar  HF8IARU     1419
12Feb-15Feb  HK0/HK1AR   1422 *
NOW  -Feb05  IA0PS       1413
11Feb-13Feb  IU8GMM      1422 *
NOW  -Apr05  J20FH       1416/17
12Feb-13Feb  J43BSF      1422 *
15Feb-22Feb  J6/K3LP     1422 *
16Feb-14Mar  J73CCM      1422 *
10Feb-18Feb  JT1FCZ/JT1FCY 1422 *
NOW  -Apr05  JW4SNA      1408

NOW  -05Mar  KC4/N3SIG   1410
02Feb-13Feb  KH5/AH6NF   1422 *
NOW  -Apr05  KP2/KL7JR   1415
05Feb-19Feb  OA/DL3ALF.. 1421
12Feb-13Feb  OH0I        1422 *
09Feb-15Feb  OH0W        1421
01Feb-26Feb  P40LE       1420
09Feb-18Feb  P40MH       1421
18Nov-18May  P49MR       1411
16Feb-22Feb  P49Y        1422 *
04Feb-13Feb  PJ4/NE8Z    1421
15Feb-22Feb  PJ4R        1422 *
17Feb-23Feb  PJ6/PA0VDV  1422 *
06Feb-26Feb  PJ7/ND5S..  1421

NOW  -Apr05  S9SS        1390
01Feb-30Apr  SN7IARU     1421
15Feb-15Mar  SQ75FMU     1417
NOW  -Apr05  ST2T        1418
NOW  -Mar05  T98AQL      1410
NOW  -Feb06  TJ3SL       1407
14Feb-27Feb  TM8ANT      1422 *
NOW  -Sep05  TT8FT       1401

10Feb-14Feb  V31JZ       1422 *
10Feb-14Feb  V31WR       1422 *
NOW  -30Apr  VE7JZ       1422 *
NOW  -Mar05  VK0MT       1418
15Feb-22Feb  VP5/W3YC..  1422 *
18Jan-Feb05  VP8DIF      1418
20Nov-Feb05  XU7POS..    1411
NOW  -2005   XW3DT       1410
NOW  -Feb05  YI9KT/YI9GT 1408
NOW  -Mar06  ZD8I        1402
31Jan-17Feb  ZK1WET..    1420/22 *
NOW  -31Dec  ZS75PTA     1419

 * = new
.. = and other calls

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