DX News Letter 1398
August 12, 2004

DX-NL 1398 August 12, 2004
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

BRUNEI, V8, OC-088 Hide, JM1LJS, intends to show up as V8FDX from Brunei in CW/SSB on 6/12/ 17/30m from Aug 13-16. Unfortunately QSL ONLY direct via JM1LJS. More information can be found online at: http://radio-dream.com/v8fdx/

CANARY ISLANDS, EA8, AF-004 Hans, EA8/ON6ZK, is working mostly in SSB on 18155 or in CW on 18080 kHz from Aug 11-19. QSL via ON6ZK.

CHAGOS ARCHIPELAGO, VQ9, AF-006 Larry, VQ9LA, is staying on Diego Garcia between August and December. Listen for him especially on the lowbands during this time.

DENMARK, OZ Peter, OZ/DH7PF, will stay near the lighthouse Lyngvig (DEN-024) from Aug 14 until Sep 4. --- Rico, DL2VFR, will be QRV mostly in CW from Bornholm (EU-030) from Aug 15-27. Together with DL2SWW he will activate also a lighthouse during the ILLW.

DODECANESE, SV5, EU-001 Goran, SM0CMH, is signing SV5/SM8C mainly in CW on 80-10m (maybe also on 160m) from Kalymnos (EU-001) between Aug 7 and Sep 4. QSL via SM0CMH, bureau ok.

FRANCE, F Brian, F/M0ARK/p, is activating Oleron (EU-032) from Aug 1-14. His next stop will be Re Island (EU-032) where he will stay until Aug 24. He prefers to work in SSB but also listens on 6m for sporadic openings. --- Frank, F4AJQ, will be QRV from Noirmoutier (EU-064) from Aug 14-28.

IRAQ, YI Richard, YI9KT, plans to hit the airwaves on 40-10m from Al Hillah soon. QSL via SP8HKT.

IRELAND, EI Hal, EI/KC8FS/p, is QRV in CW/SSB from Emerald Island from Aug 13-23. He will activate the "Mizen Head Signal Station" (IRE 053) during the International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend (ILLW) on Aug 21/22. QSL via KC8FS, bureau ok.

ITALY, I, EU-025 Albert, IT9MRM, is going to activate Isola delle Palme (EU-025) in SSB on 10/15/20/40m from Aug 18-20.

RUSSIA, UA RW6CT, RA6AU, RA6AX, UA6LGR and UA6MF will be active signing UE6WTI/p in CW/SSB on 40-10m from Tyuleniy Island (no IOTA, RRA RR-18-01) from Aug 13-16. QSL via UA6MF.

SEYCHELLES, S7 Igor, RN3OA, will be QRV as S79OA working on 40-10m from Mahe (AF-024) from Aug 16-31. He also plans a side trip to Alphonse (AF-033) for one or two days. QSL via RN3OA, bureau ok.

SHETLAND ISLANDS, GM/S, EU-012 Ken, MM0KAL, Hans, MM0XAU, and Peter, MM5PSL, are going to the Shetlands. The lighthouse Bressay (SCO-021) on Bressay Island will be activated from Aug 16-18. They will be on the air as GB2ELH from lighthouse Eshaness (SCO-075) on the main island during the ILLW on Aug 21/22. QSL for GB2ELH and MM5PSL via WA7OBH, unfortunately only direct. QSL for MM0KAL via WA8REI, QSL for MM0XAU via DJ6AU.

UN VIENNA INTERNATIONAL CENTER, 4U/VIC Falk, DK7YY, Hajo, DJ9MH, Rolf, DL7VEE, and Jun, JH4RHF, are signing 4U1VIC during the WAEDC CW Contest on Aug 13-15. QSL via OE1ZKC, bureau ok.

USA, W, NA-137 Chuck, ND7K, is going to Bailey Island (NA-137) again on Aug 15/16. Listen for him in CW/SSB on 20m and in CW on 40m.

QSL Info

QSLs arrived direct: 3B9FR, 3D2VB/R, 3D2ZF, 3D6BP (77), 3DA0AX, 3DA0CG, 3XDQZ/p (AF-096), 4Z9DBI, 5T0EU, 5V7C, 5V7RF, 7J2YAF, 9L1MS/p (AF-037), 9M2/G3TMA (AS-074), 9V1JA, 9V1UV, 9Y4/DH5JR, 9Y4/DJ7ZG, 9Y4/DJ8OT, 9Y4/DJ8VC, 9Y4/DL7AFS, A52PRO, AC8W/C6A (NA-080), BC1DCG,BV2A,BY4BZB,C56/G0VUH, CE0ZZZ, CO2CL, CO2OJ, CT1DVV, CU8/DJ6SI (EU-089), CX0B, D2/UR5TY, DK1IP/p (EU-042), DP1ANF, E31AA, EA6/OE6MBG, EA6AFA, EA8EQ, EH9AI, EI4BZ, EI8EM, EM1UA, ER3KS, ER3ZZ, EX9A, EZ4XX, F5TLN/TU8, F6HQP/p (EU-095), FG/DL2AWG, FG1GW, FK/AC4LN (OC-079), FO5EM, FS5UQ, FW/AC4LN, G3AB, G4VXE/C6A (NA-001), GI0KVQ, GI1A, GM0DHZ (EU-008), GM3VLB/p (EU-059), GM5A, H44VV, HB0/DL2OBO/p, HG6N, HK0GU/1 (SA-078), HK1HHX, HK6PSG, HL2WP, HL8KSJ, HP1IBH, HR5/F2JD, HR5/OH3JF, IO8ANT, IS0/IK4LHC, J6/WA1T, J79KV, JA7YRR, K1FWE/1 (NA-217), KA1GJ/KH4, KB5IQJ/p (NA-092), KE6TNN/YI0, KH2/JF1JPC, KH4/KA1GJ, KU8E/p (NA-085), LA7DFA, LP0H, LT7W, LU1VEW, LU6FL, LU8XW/X (SA-049), LU7YZ, LW4DX, LX1DA/6W LY2FN, LY5A, MU/SP5LCC (EU-144), N2MUN (NA-026), ND7K (NA-137), NL7KF, OJ0MA (78), S79DF, OE5RI, OX/DL2SWW (NA-220), OX/DL2VFR (NA-220), OZ1BXG, OZ/DL1EBR/p (EU-171), P29KPH (N5FTR), P29VVB (OC-034, OC-258), PJ2/G0CKP, PJ7/W8EB, PU5MHZ, PY2FR, PY7XC/p, PZ5RA, R0AEM, R1AEM, R1ANF/mm, R1ANZ (AN-016), R6AEM, RG9A, RK1PWA/p (EU-086), RK4FF, RN6BY, SM3CWE (EU-087), SX8K (EU-113), T30WB, T30ZF,T32KV (N0KV),T88FC (EA4AHK), T33C, T88JY, TG7/OH3JF, TJ1GA, TJ3MC (AF-036, F6BUM), TJ3MC/p (AF-095), TU2WL, TZ/F5VHH, UA0IA/0, UA2FCC, UK1PGO (1981), UT7QF, UU0JM,V25J,V26ZP,V31FG/p (NA-073), V31RG, V31RR,V44KP,V8JIM (OC-088, G3SWH),V8PMB (OC-184), VB5C, VE2/VE3EXY/P (NA-077), VE7/F5IDM (NA-091), VE7TUB, VK6AN (OC-266), VK6EWI (OC-170), VK6LI (OC-071), VK9LU, VQ9JC, VR2XMT, VU2AVG, VU2GSM, VU2NXM, VU2OXX, VU3JRA, VX2CUA, VY2TT, WA4JA/p (NA-142), WB8YJF/4 (NA-067), WP4LNY, WW2DDM, XE2AUB, XF1/F5TYY/XF3 (NA-135), XF1/F6AOI (NA-226),XF1/F6AOI/XF3 (NA-135),XU7ADI,XU7ARA, XF4IH (NA-030, XE1IG), XV1X, XW1FAN, XX9BB, YI/W5ACP, YJ0VB, YO5AMF, YV1/K3UOC, YV5SSB, YZ1U, Z22JE, Z38AV, ZA/OH2BH, ZA5G, ZB2FX, ZB2IF, ZB3B, ZD8JA, ZF2BBO, ZK1/AC4LN, ZL2BSJ, ZL3TY, ZL4IR, ZP9XG, ZV5OVT

QSLs arrived buro: 3C0V (DJ9ZB), 3D2CW (KW4DA), 3XD02/p (F8DQZ), 4S7JWG (DL9MS), 5N0HVC, 8Q7RL (IZ5EBL),9A2AA/p (EU-016), 9Y4/DJ8OT, DG0TC (EU-057), PY1AL, US1ITU, US3IMZ, V51BG, VO2ZT/VE2, VO2ZT/2, VP5/LA4DCA (NA-002), VP5MM (YU1FW)

QSL managers

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


DATE         CALL         DXNL

NOW  -Sep04  3D2EA        1392
26Jul-Aug    3D2EA/R      1395
23Jul-23Aug  4K0GNY       1397
13Aug-15Aug  4U1VIC       1398 *
03Aug-21Aug  5X2A         1396
NOW  -30Sep  6O0A         1396
02Aug-12Aug  9A/HA4DX ..  1396
01Aug- ??    9A/Z32FD     1396

12Aug-17Aug  C91DA ..     1396
04Aug-16Aug  CT3/DL1ARD.. 1397
03Aug-20Aug  CU7/DH9YAT   1397
06Aug-22Aug  DD6VSF       1397
08May-27Aug  EO60FO       1387
11Aug-19Aug  EA8/ON6ZK    1398 *
13Aug-23Aug  EI/KC8FS/p   1398 *
01Aug-24Aug  F/M0ARK/p    1398 *
14Aug-28Aug  F4AJQ/p      1398 *
NOW  -Sep04  FO5RN/p      1395
08Aug-15Aug  F5ASD        1397
21Aug-22Aug  GB2ELH       1398 *
01Aug-31Aug  HE5IBC       1397
07May-15Aug  HS0ZCW       1386
28Jul-16Aug  HI9/DL9MWG   1396
Jul  -Aug04  II0P         1397
07Aug-21Aug  IZ2ELA       1397
10Aug-14Aug  KG4DX        1397
NOW  -31Dec  LZ35ZF       1389

16Aug-18Aug  MM0KAL..     1398 *
NOW  -18Aug  MM0LSB       1396
16Aug-16Aug  ND7K         1398 *
02Jul-25Aug  OA9/KQ6XA    1393
01Jun-31Dec  OE80XRW      1389
01Jun-31Oct  OE8XRC/90KK  1389
14Aug-04Sep  OZ/DH7PF     1398 *
08Aug-09Sep  OY/DL2RMC..  1397
15Aug-27Aug  OZ/DL2VFR    1398 *
15Jun-15Sep  RA3XR/0..    1391
16Aug-31Aug  S79OA        1398 *
NOW  -Apr05  S9SS         1390
24Jun-22Aug  SM0DTK/p     1392
NOW   Sep04  ST2T         1392
07Aug-04Sep  SV5/SM8C     1398 *
25Jul-12Aug  SX1A..       1387
01Jul-15Sep  SX2004D      1392

07Aug-12Aug  TM3ID        1397
01Aug-15Aug  TM5JIM       1397
13Aug-16Aug  UE6WTI/p     1398 *
11Aug-16Aug  V73V         1397
13Aug-16Aug  V8FDX        1398 *
09Oct-23Oct  VK9LX        1394
01Jun-06Sep  VO2/K2FRD    1389
06Jun-06Nov  VP9/W9AEB    1391
NOW  -Dec04  VQ9LQ        1398 *
30Jun-25Aug  VY0CQ        1392
Jetzt-08Aug  VY0D         1397
11Aug-Sep04  YA7X         1397
NOW  -Sep04  YA0Y         1392
NOW          YI9KT        1398 *
06Aug-15Aug  YJ0II        1397

 * = new
.. = and other calls

TNX: DJ5AV, DK8JB, DL1SBF, DL2BQV, DL2RMC, DL7AKC, DL7JAN, DL7VOA, DL8RJ, F5NQL, IK7JWX, LU8XW, 425 DX News, ARRL DX Bulletin, La Gazette du DX, VK2SG RTTY DX Notes, KB8NW OPDX Bulletin, NG3K Announced DX Operations, The Daily DX and others.