DX News Letter 1326
January 30, 2003

DX-NL 1326 January 30, 2003
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)


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 Info

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

QSL manager

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

QSL addresses


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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