DX News Letter 1200
May 29, 2000

DX-NL 1200 - May 29, 2000
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV

(e-mail: dxmb@darc.de)

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


KH0 - MARIANA ISLANDS Mike, KH0AS, finished his 13-year-stay in Saipan and returns with his family to England, where he will be back on air as M0ALW some time in autumn. Jim, WB4UBD, has Mike's logs since Sep 1997 and all QSOs prior to that date can be processed not earlier than Mike's boxes are unpacked in England.

KH4 - MIDWAY ISLAND Bill, NH6D, moved to Midway for several years. He already erected a G5RV and a 160m antenna, still waiting for his amplifier. QSL via bureau to N6FF.


PJ2 - NETHERLAND ANTILLES Bill, PJ4/K5YG, will be QRV especially in RTTY and PSK31 on 20/10m while spending his snorkling holidays on Bonaire (r) from June 4-9. QSL via K5YG.

VP5 - TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS George, VP5/N2GA, and Diane, VP5/K2DO, were on the air from NA-002 from May 3-31. During the contest they used VP5GA (via N2GA). QSLs via homecalls.


9M2 - WESTERN MALAYSIA Keith, 9M2/GM4YXI, will be QRV from AS-046 in CW/SSB on 20/15/12/10m on June 3/4. More information at: http://www.gm7v.com

BV - TAIWAN BV9G (QSL via BV8BC) and BV0FDX/9 (via BV6HJ) will be active from Green Island working on all bands from Jun 1-5.

BY - CHINA Fred Ziel, WF6Z, belongs to the American expedition climbing the K2 on the northern route. He intends to be QRV as BT0QGL from the base camp in the Xingiang province from Jun 4 till Aug 15. QSL via K6EXO.

EY - TAJIKISTAN -> AP -> KH6 -> YU8 Peter Casier, ON6TT, was sporadically QRV as EY8/ON6TT for one week. QSL via ON5NT. Unfortunately he could only operate at 9N1AA for one hour, QSL for 9N1AA via N4AA. He doesn't expect to become QRV from Afghanistan on May 30/31. He intends also to activate AP2ARS from Pakistan between May 31 and Jun 1. After that he will spend three weeks on Hawaii and one more week in r (YU8). QSLs via ON5NT.

JA - JAPAN 8J7WGC and 8J7WGC/7 are QRV in CW/SSB on 6-160m during the "World Geothermal Congress 2000 - WGC 2000" between May 28 and Jun 10. This activity is initiated by the Morioaka Club/JA7YCE. QSL via JARL buro

XW - LAOS Hiroo Yonezuka, JA2EZD, is active as XW2A in CW/SSB on 6-80m until Jun 6 and will then go to Cambodia (XU) and Vietnam (3W). QSL direct (with 2 IRCs enclosed) to Hiroo Yonezuka, Box 2659, Vientiane, Laos.


EA6 - BALEARIC ISLANDS Carl, EA6/GW0VSW, is QRV from Menorca (EU-004) mostly in CW on 40-10m between May 29 and Jun 5 (between 0700 and 1700 local time). QSL via GW0VSW.

SV5 - DODECANES Wolf, SV5/DL3DRN, is active from Rhodes (EU-001) until May 30. His QSL will be sent automatically via bureau.

TF - ICELAND Last weekend during the WPX Caleb, AD7U, Hillar, N6HR, TF3DX, TF3GB and others operated as TF3IRA. QSL via TF3GB. QSLs to TF/AD7U (RTTY) and TF/N6HR (WARC) active prior and after the contest should be sent to their homecalls.

TK - CORSICA Kazik, TK/DL2SBY, is QRV in SSB/CW especially on 160m and WARC from May 27 until Jun 10. QSL via DL2SBY.

UR - UKRAINE EM70DXG is a special callsign of the clubstation Lvov which will be active from Mt. Hoverla in the Carpathian Mountains celebrating the 70th anniversary of the first DXpedition in Europe from Jun 2-4. Operation will take place on all bands in CW, SSB and perhaps also digital modes. QSL via bureau to UT1WA or direct to Box 5951, Lviv 79054, Ukraine.


DATE              CALL           DXNL

Oct 7 -Oct 23     3B6RF          1195
May   -Nov/2000   3W2LC          1198
NOW               4W6  (several) 1190-1192, 1196
Feb 1 -Feb 1      8J1RL          1193
May 28-Jun 10     8J7WGC etc     1200 *
Jun 3 -Jun 4      9M2/GM4YXJ     1200 *
NOW               9N  (ON6TT)    1199
Jul 12-2002 ?     9V1XE          1157

Apr 19-July       A45ZN          1194
1999  -2001       A92GJ          1143
Jun 4 -Aug 15     BT0QGL         1200 *
Jun 1 -Jun 5      BV9G etc       1200 *
NOW               CE0 (KM9D)     1199
Mar/99-2001       E4/G3WQU       1140
May 29-Jun 5      EA6/GW0VSW     1200 *
Jun 2 -Jun 4      EM70DXG        1200 *
NOW               EM1KY          1185
May 10-Jun/2000   ET   (G3MRC)   1197
NOW               EY8/ON6TT      1200 *

May 30-Jun 12     FG/F5SNY       1199
Feb 26-Aug/2000   FH/TU5AX       1185
Nov/99-??         FR5DC          1193
NOW               FR5FD          1168
NOW               FR5ZQ/G        1198, 1199
Nov/99-Oct/2000   FT5WI          1191
Jan 7 - ???       FW5ZL          1191
May 27-Jun 4      FY/F5KEE       1199
May 27-May 28     HC8N           1199

NOW   -2000       J87AB          1193
NOW   -Jun/2000   JD1BKR         1169
May 22-Jun/2000   JT4Y, JU4Y     1199
Apr 7 -Oct        JX7DFA         1192
NOW   -Aug/2000   JY9NE          1190
NOW   -2002       KH2/K4ANA      1162
NOW   -2002 ?     KH4 (NH6D)     1200 *
May 8 -Oct/2000   KH5, KH5K      1197-1199
Jun 3 -Jun 4      PJ4/K5YG       1200 *

Apr 15-July/2000  S511E - S588S  1194
NOW   -May 30     SV5/DL3DRN     1200 *
May   -Oct/2000   SV5/IK2WZD     1196
May 21-Jun 4      SV8/GM3YOR     1199
NOW               TF/AD7U, N6HR  1200 *
May 20-Jun 4      W5AA/TI8       1198
May 27-Jun 10     TK/DL2SBY      1200 *
NOW   -Jul/2000   TT8JLB         1193

NOW   -2000       UN7/DL4BBU     1155
May 24-May 31     V26OC, V26O    1199
NOW   -Dec/2000   VK0MM          1176-1191, 1197-1198
May 3 -May 31     VP5/N2GA etc   1200 *
      -Sep/2000   XE1/NP2AQ      1142
NOW   -Jun 6      XW2A           1200 *
NOW   -Late 2001  YI9OM          1186
Jun/99-2000       ZS8D           1191

"NEW": 1200 *

Bandspots of the last 7 days


   E41/OK1DTP  3503 1929Z via OK1TD, bureau
   FY5KE       3512 0324Z via bureau
   SU9ZZ       3538 2305Z via OM3TZZ, bureau
   TI5/N0KE    3508 0309Z

   6Y8A        7001 0339Z via WA4WTG, bureau
   8J1RL       7008 1924Z via JG3PLH
   9V1YC       7014 2056Z via AA5BT, bureau
   E4/OK2BZM   7005 2205Z via OK2BZM
   FW/G3SXW    7003 0528Z via bureau
   HC8N        7031 0200Z via AA5BT, bureau
   JU4Y        7014 2113Z via I0SNY
   TI5/W8QZA   7011 0408Z via W8QZA
   V25A        7004 0130Z via N3OC, bureau
   VP5GA       7038 0304Z via N2GA
   YK1AH       7005 2002Z via Box 9597, Damascus, Syria

   9V1XE      10123 1904Z via DL4DBR, bureau
   C6AKA      10103 2344Z via DL7VOG, bureau
   OX3SA      10111 2340Z via bureau or CBA
   OY3QN      10106 1856Z via OZ1ACB, bureau
   TF/AD7U    10105 2248Z via AD7U
   V85AA      10104 1924Z via CBA
   ZF2TR      10102 0212Z via W5ASP, bureau

   FO5QS      14260 0608Z see DXNL 1161
   J73DLR     14251 0106Z via DL2YY
   VK0MM      14195 0600Z DXNL 1180, QRX !
   ZK1JD      14243 0603Z Jim, via Box 491, Rarotonga, Cook Islands

   3B9FR      18070 1620Z via CBA
   KH0/JH1MLO 18133 1704Z
   PJ7/K2GSJ  18136 2207Z via K2GSJ or bureau

   3D2QB      21019 1416Z via SM3CER, bureau
   P29VR      21248 1202Z via W7LFA, bureau
   P49V       21006 0317Z via AI6V, bureau
   V63CP      21260 1343Z via JH1BLP

   CE0ZIS     24948 1951Z via CBA
   E4/OK2BZM  24896 1316Z via OK2BZM
   FW/G3TXF   24893 0912Z via bureau
   H40MY      24950 1529Z via JA0IXW
   JT4Y       24985 1329Z via I0SNY
   ZF2TR      24892 2042Z via W5ASP, bureau

   4W6GH      28333 1613Z via CT1EGH, direct
   9M2TO      28043 1829Z via JA0DMV, bureau
   E4/OK1FHI  28475 0740Z via OK1FHI, bureau
   BV4VE      28480 12135 via BV4KR, bureau
   C6AKA      28071 1742Z via DL7VOG, bureau
   FH/TU5AX   28460 1337Z via F5OGL, bureau
   FR5ZQ/G    28020 0707Z via CBA FR5ZQ
   FY/F5KEE   28460 1527Z via F8BXI
   HC5AI      28018 1411Z via bureau
   HC8N       28031 2129Z via AA5BT, bureau
   J28/F5LDY  28508 1527Z via F5LDY
   PZ5JR      28014 1830Z via K3BYV, direct
   V25A       28074 1818Z via N3OC, bureau
   VU3VLH     28009 0731Z via OK1MM, bureau
   XX9TKW     28026 0808Z via OH2KW
   YI9OM      28050 1300Z via OM2SA, bureau
   ZF1A       28014 1403Z via bureau

Following stations were QRV during CQ WPX CW CONTEST:

3V8BB   Op/QSL Hrane, YT1AD
3W7CW   via SP5AUC, direct
4O0A    via YU1SRS 
4U1VIC  OP Jun, JH4RHF, and OP Pekka, OH2TA, via bureau to 4U1VIC 
6Y8A    via WA4WTG 
8S5X    via SM5HJZ 
9M2TO   via JA0DMV, bureau
AM5DWS  OP/QSL via EA5DWS, via bureau or direct to Salva Moreno, Box 134,
        E-03820 Cocentaina, Alicante, Spain.
AN1FBU  via Op Alfredo, EA1FBU
C6AKA   via DL7VOG
CO8LY   Eduardo, via EA7ADH
CO8TW   Juan, via EA3FQV
CO8ZZ   Raul, 80m, via DK1WIM
E20HHK  QSL via E21EIC
E41/OK1DTP via OK1TD, bureau
EO6F    80m via OP Nikolay, UX0FF, Nikolay Lavreka, POBox 3, Izmail 68600,
ER6A    via OP Slawa, ER1LW
F5XX/p  via F5XX, bureau or CBA
FK8HC   via VK4FW
FM5BH   Op Laurent on 10m, http://www.fm5bh.cjb.net
FR5FD   via F5LBM
FY5KE   OP Jacques, F6BEE
HC8N    via AA5BT
HS0AC   RAST clubstation (OPs HS1CKC, HS0GBI, HS6NDK, E20GMY, E21EIC...)
        QSL via G3NOM
II1R    OPs I1HJT, I1NVU, IK1CLP, IK1LWL, IK1QBT via I1NVU CBA or bureau
JU4Y    OPs I0SNY, I1QOD and I1ZB from the Gobi desert, QSL via I0SNY
JY9NX   via JH5FQK L99D    OP Martin, LW9EUJ LP1F    OP/QSL Jesus, LU5FC
OD5/OK1MU via OKDX Foundation OH0Z    via Op Ari, OH1EH OH9W    via bureau
P3A     via W3HNK 
P49V    via OP AI6V 
PX2W    via buro to Op Hamilton,
        PY2YU, or direct Hamilton Oliveira Martins,
        Rua Rui Coelho de Oliveira Filho 131, Jd. Panorama,
        18030-020 Sorocaba - SP, Brasil
PZ5JR   via K3BYV
RD3Q    via RN3QO
RQ0J    OP Serge, RA0JJ via RZ0JWA or Box 1, Blagoveschensk, 675000 Russia
SV/OK1YM  via OK DX Foundation 
T94MZ   via DJ2MX 
TF3IRA  via TF3GB 
TI5N    via TI5KD 
TZ6DX   via K4DX, bureau 
V25A    VIA N3OC 
VP5GA   OPs George, N2GA and Diane, K2DO from NA-002, QSL via N2GA 
YB0ZZ   via YB0FMT 
YI9OM   via OM6TX 
YM3D    via TA3D


QSL Routes

Actual QSL routes can be found at http://www.qsl-info.com. If you like to search several databases from one page check http://www.qsl.net/pathfinder/. Addresses are printed in the DX Newsletter ONLY if they are wrong or missing on the Callbook CD. QSL routes and Callbook addresses can be checked also via packet radio at many DX clusters and servers.

QSLs arrived bureau: R1MVA (OH2BR), VP2MDD (M0AEP), VP9HK + VP9LR (K1EFI), VP9/N1KS (JA1FUI), VP9ID (K1EFI), WP3A (W4DN), XX9TEP (K8EP), XX9TR+XX9TRR (OH2PM), YJ0ACF (JA1JCF), ZA0Z (HB9BGN), ZF2YB (NA-016) via KI6Y

QSLs arrived direct: 9G5XO (DL7VFR), 9J2DR (F8LPX), A52A (W0GJ - fast), FW5ZL, TE8CH (TI5KD), XF4LWY (XE1LWY)

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