DX News Letter 1405
September 30, 2004

DX-NL 1405 September 30, 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

ALGERIA, 7X Angel, EA1QF, Pere, EA3CUU, Paco, EA4BT, Juan Lucas, EA7TL, Emilio, EA7AAW, Julio, EA7JB, and Ramon, EB4EPJ, will be active as 7W0AD from Oct 2-9. QSL via EA4URE.

AUSTRALIA, VK During October the Northern Corridor Radio Group (VK6ANC) will be QRV as VI6175WA to remember the founding of the state Western Australia 175 years ago. QSL via VK6NE, bureau ok. More information can be found on their website: http://www.ncrg.org.au

BENIN, TY Michael, PA5M, is working for the UN World Food Programme in Benin and will be QRV as TY5M during his spare time between Sep 30 and Oct 21. QSL via PA7FM.

CAMEROON, TJ Sigi, DL7DF, DL7UFR, DL7KL, DL7DF, DL4WK, DK1BT and SP3DOI will hit the airwaves with four stations signing TJ3SP and TJ3FR from Oct 6-20. They will work in all modes on all bands except on 160m and 6m (no licence). The pilot station will be Ben,DF3CB. Find more informationen online at: http://www.qsl.net/dl7df/

ENGLAND, G, EU-011 Bill, G3WNI, Tom, G0PSE, and Dave, M0AOD, will be QRV as GB0SM from Mary Island (EU-011) in CW/SSB on 160-10m (perhaps also 6m) from Oct 2-9. QSL via bureau.

FIJI, 3D2 After his stay on South Cook Rick, AI5P, is now active from Fiji signing 3D2PX from Oct 3-10.

GHANA, 9G Kees, PA0CJH, is on the air as 9G5JH from Accra working in SSB/CW/PSK31 on 80/40/20/17/15m between Sep 29 and Nov 13. QSL via homecall.

GREECE, SV, EU-174 SV8/DF7XE will be QRV from Thassos (EU-174) in CW/SSB/PSK31/RTTY on 10-80m from Oct 1-13. QSL via DF7XE.

INDONESIA, YB, OC-148 YC0IEM is momentarily staying in Kupang on Timor Island (OC-148), NOT in Timor-Leste (4W)! He plans to work on 10/15m during his spare time in the next two weeks. QSL via IZ8CCW.

IRAQ, YI David, K5QWO, has been heard as YI/K5QWO during the last three weeks. He applied for the callsign YI5QWO and plans to become QRV in SSB/CW (later also in PSK31/SSTV/WSJT) on 70cm-80m. QSL via homecall, bureau preferred. The cards will be answered after he returned home.

ITALY, I Nuccio, I7YKN, Umberto, I0NZK, Luigi, IW8EQS, Christine, I7OCD, Simone, IZ0BTV, Francesco, IZ7AUH, Fabio, IZ7CRW, Marco, IZ7DOK, Oreste, IZ8EDJ, and Salvatore, IZ8GGF, plan to activate Chianca D' Abramo (LE 017, MIA MI-017), Isola del Capezzone (IIA LE 004, MIA MI-012) and Grande di Porto Cesareo (LE-002, MIA MI-040) all in the EU-091 group from Oct 1-3. Calls were not announced yet. QSLs via I7YKN, bureau ok. --- The IXth Paralympic Winter Games will take place in Italy in 2006. The special event station II1TPG is now already active between Sep 28 and Oct 3 and from Dec 3-5. QSL via IZ1CCE, bureau ok.

KUWAIT, 9K The special event station 9K50KAC is celebrating the 50th anniversary of Kuwait Airways (KAC) from Oct 1-6. QSL via 9K2QA.

LUXEMBOURG, LX LX/PA6Z will be QRV in CW/SSB/PSK31 on 160-6m from Oct 2-8. QSL via PA1K, bureau ok.

MALTA, 9H, EU-023 Arno, DL1CW, will be active as 9H3AP from Gozo Island (EU-023) only in CW on 40-10m from Oct 5-13. QSL via DL1CW.

MAYOTTE ISLAND, FH, AF-027 Andre, FH/ZS6WPX, will work in SSB, some CW and digital modes on 160-6m from Oct 1-13. QSL via ZS6WPX, unfortunately only direct.

SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE, S9 Marq, CT1BWW/OK8BWW, plans to visit Rolas Island from Oct 1-15. Listen for S92BWW. More information online at: http://www.geocities.com/ct1bww/

SEYCHELLES, S7, AF-024 Willi, DJ7RJ, and Klaus, DJ4SO, will show up as S79RJ and S79SO in CW/ SSB/RTTY/PSK31 on 40-6m for about two or three weeks starting on Oct 3. QSLs via homecalls.

SOUTH KOREA, HL The special event station DT04YL will hit the airwaves during the International YL meetings in Seoul from Oct 6-16. QSL via HL1SFX.

USA, W, NA-082 Round Island in Mississippi shall be assigned to the IOTA goup NA-082 K5R will be activated by K2FF, W5UE, W8JE and KK5EW with three 100 watt stations in CW/SSB on 10-160m from Oct 1-3. They QSL via W5UE. Check also their website at: http://www.mdxa.org/k5r_2004.html

WAKE ISLAND, KH9, OC-053 Terry, K7ASU/KH9, and George, KH9/AH8H, will stay on the island for four more weeks and keep activating the bands during their spare time. Terry is listening for European signals in CW on 20m from 0700-0930 UTC and for US stations on 15m from 2300-0200 UTC. QSLs for K7ASU/KH9 via K7ASU, for KH9/AH8H via AH8H, George Talbot, PO Box 45, APO AP 96555-0045, USA; processing after their return.

QSL Info

QSL managers


DATE         CALL        DXNL

03Oct-10Oct  3D2PX       1405 *
29Sep-02Oct  7J1AIL/JR6  1404
02Oct-09Oct  7W0AD       1405 *
NOW  -Nov04  8J1RF       1402
29Sep-13Nov  9G5JH       1405 *
05Oct-13Oct  9H3AP       1405 *
NOW          9K2F        1404
01Oct-06Oct  9K50KAC     1405 *
NOW  -Feb05  9U6PM       1400

20Sep-30Sep  CT3/EA2RU.. 1403
06Oct-16Oct  DT04YL      1405 *
01Oct-13Oct  FH/ZS6WPX   1405 *
NOW  -Sep04  FO5RN/p     1395
02Oct-09Oct  GB0SM       1405 *
04Sep-30Sep  GM3VLB      1402
28Sep-03Oct  II3TPG      1405 *
20Sep-30Sep  IR0SN       1403
26Sep-03Oct  J45HW/J45DX 1404
08Sep-01Oct  J73CCM..    1401

01Oct-03Oct  K5R         1405 *
NOW          K7ASU/KH9   1405 *
NOW          KH9/AH8H    1405 *
02Oct-08Oct  LX/PA6Z     1405 *
NOW  -31Dec  LZ35ZF      1389
01Jun-31Dec  OE80XRW     1389
01Jun-31Oct  OE8XRC/90KK 1389
01Sep-30Nov  ON60Z       1401

03Oct-17Oct  S79RJ/S79SO 1405 *
01Oct-15Oct  S92BWW      1405 *
NOW  -Apr05  S9SS        1390
NOW  -Nov04  ST2PN       1399
NOW  -Dec04  ST2T        1403
21Sep-20Dec  SU8BHI      1403
01Sep-30Sep  SV0XAO      1400
01Oct-13Oct  SV8/DF7XE   1405
14Sep-30Sep  SV8/G8VHB   1402

18Sep-01Oct  TA3/DL7RBI  1404
24Sep-02Nov  TC2KJ       1404
06Oct-20Oct  TJ3SP/TJ3FR 1405 *
06Sep-01Oct  TK/DL4FF    1401
NOW  -???    TR8DF       1404
NOW  -Sep05  TT8FT       1401
30Sep-21Oct  TY5M        1405 *
17Sep-17Oct  VE3QCWA     1403
01Oct-31Oct  VI6175WA    1405 *
NOW          VK4PY/p     1404
09Oct-23Oct  VK9LX       1394
23Sep-02Oct  VP5/AH6HY   1404
06Jun-06Nov  VP9/W9AEB   1391
NOW  -Dec04  VQ9LQ       1398

NOW  -31Dec  WL7CPA      1402
NOW          YC0IEM      1405 *
NOW          YI5QWO      1405 *
NOW  -Mar06  ZD8I        1402
23Sep-01Oct  ZK1APX      1404

 * = new
.. = and other calls

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