DX-NL 1224 - November 20, 2000
DX News Letter
Editor: Michael, DJ5AV
(PR: DJ5AV @ OE9XPI.AUT.EU)
English by: Bob, DL7VOA
9M6 - EASTERN MALAYSIA Hide, JH8KYU, and Sei, JF1SQC, will be on the air from Kota Kinabalu signing 9M6HTT (9M6SMT in WWDX CW) from Nov 23-27. QSLs via JF1SQC.
JD1 - MINAMI TORISHIMA Katsumi, JD1BCK, is QRV between this September and August 2001. He is working only in SSB on 15m (21195, 21230, 21325) with a 3 element monobander and perhaps on 10m/6m by the end of this year. QSL direct only via JM1TUK.
KH0 - MARIANA ISLANDS JQ1UKK, JF2SKV, JG3VEI and JH5OXF announced to operate from OC-086 signing NH0V (via JG3VEI), KH0/KD6CJF (via JH5OXF) and KH0/JQ1UKK (via JQ1UKK) in CW/SSB/RTTY/PSK31/FM on 6-160m from Nov 23-27. In the WWDX CW Contest they will sign NH0S (via JF2SKV, CBA or bureau).
KH5 - PALMYRA ISLAND Mike, KH6ND/KH5, left the island together with the island staff and returned to Honolulu with more than 25.000 QSOs on ten bands. Mike and the Kingman Reef/Palmyra DX Group (KRPDXG) hope that there will be also future amateur radio activities from Palmyra after the new owner took over the island. QSL via K4TSJ.
P2 - PAPUA NEW GUINEA Paul, K1XM, and Charlotte, KQ1F, shall be QRV as P29VPY and P29VCR from Loloata operating in SSB (perhaps RTTY) on the WARC bands from Nov 21/22 till Nov 27 or 28. Paul intends to participate in the WWDX CW Contest (if possible with a special call). QSLs via KQ1F.
YB - INDONESIA YC9ZVS wanted to become active from Sorong working in SSB on 10/15/ 40m from Nov 18-25. QSL via YC9BU. YC9WZJ/p appeared to be active from OC-239 (QSL via YC9BU). YC9BU/p announced an operation from an island off the coast of Timor between Nov 28 and Dec 1.
YJ - VANUATU YJ0PD is QRV since Nov 19 and will sign YJ0V during WWDX CW Contest. Log can be checked online at http://www.n9pd.com. QSLs via K9-buro to N9PD or direct to his CBA. PLEASE do NOT send QSLs via the YJ bureau!
ZK1 - SOUTH COOK Roger, W7VV, can be heard as ZK1VV also on the WARC bands between Nov 22 and Dec 3 (also in WWDX CW).
ZK2 - NIUE Bill, W7TVF, is QRV again as ZK2VF on 6-160m and listens especially for lowband grayline DX in Europe, Africa or South America between Nov 19 and Dec 10. QSL via W7TVF with return postage to Bill Dawson, PO Box 4049, Pahrump, NV 89061, USA.
3DA0 - SWAZILAND 3DA0NL is on the air again from Nov 20-27. This time also on 40m. QSL via ZS6ANL, PO Box 6282, Homestead, 1412 Republic South Africa.
5R - MADAGASCAR During his spare time Sigi, DJ4IJ is QRV as 5R8GT for at least three weeks since Nov 17. QSL via DK8ZD.
5T - MAURITANIA Yannick, F6FYD, holds a licence as 5T5YD for at least six months. Perhaps he will also kick off some IOTA activities. QSL via F6FYD.
5X - UGANDA Tapani, OH5BM, is QRV as 5X1Z in SSB/CW on 10/15m to decide whether he will work on 10m or on 15m during the WWDX CW Contest. QSL via SM6CAS.
CN - MOROCCO On Nov 19 the Bavarian Contest Club hit the airwaves again as 5C8M to prepare their WWDX CW Contest effort as CN8WW. QSLs via buro to DL6FBL or direct to DL6FBL, Bernd Och, Chr.-Wirth-Str. 18, D-36043 Fulda, Germany. Check their website: http://www.dl6fbl.de/cn8ww/
ZD8 - ASCENSION ISLAND Jim, N6TJ/ZD8Z, is QRV again from AF-003 between Nov 21 and Dec 9 and will work the 10m single band category in the WWDX CW Contest. QSL via VE3HO.
8P - BARBADOS From Nov 22-29 John, K4BAI, is QRV again as 8P9HT from NA-021 and will sign 8P9Z during the WWDX CW Contest. QSLs via K4BAI.
C6 - BAHAMAS Dick, N4RP, announced to be QRV from South Bimini (NA-048) signing C6AKP from Nov 17-29 and during WWDX CW Contest. QSL via N4RP. ---- John, K3TEJ/C6A, from Treasure Cay (NA-080) signs C6AKW on 10-160m and during WWDX CW from Nov 21-28. QSLs via K3TEJ. ---- From Nov 21-28 Ed, C6A/WA3WSJ, is working from Abaco (NA-080) on 10- 160 QRP and in the CQ WWDX Contest. QSL direct to WA3WSJ.
HC - ECUADOR Rick, NE8Z, will be QRV as HC1MD working in CW/SSB on 80-10m (700 W) and 6m (150 W + 3 ele yagi) between Nov 25 and Dec 11. When he will travel within the country prepare to listen for him portable in HC2, HC3, HC6 and HC7. QSL via K8LJG, John Kroll, 3528 Craig Drive, Flint, MI 48506, USA.
HI - DOMINICAN REPUBLIC Julio, AD4Z, announced to operate as HI3K in CW on all bands (also WARC and 160m) between Nov 22 and Dec 3. QSL via AD4Z.
J3 - GRENADA, V2 - ANTIGUA, VP2M - MONTSERRAT Dave is on a trip through the West Indies and should become QRV as J3/G3TBK, V29TBK, VP2MDC and perhaps also from other islands. He is working mostly in CW and on the WARC bands. Bureau QSLs via G3TBK, direct QSLs via G0IAS.
KP2 - AMERICAN VIRGIN ISLANDS The OK DX Foundation (http://www.okdxf.cz) shall hit the airwaves from St. Thomas (NA-106) especially on 160/80/40/6m between Nov 20 and Dec 3. During the WWDX CW Contest they will sign KP2/OK5DX. QSLs via buro or OK DX Found., Box 73, 29306 Kosmonosy, Czech Rep. --- Joe Pater, KP2/W8GEX, wants to be QRV in SSB on 10-40m during his diving holidays on St. Croix from Nov 16-23. QSL via W8GEX.
TG - GUATEMALA, V3 - BELIZE, HR - HONDURAS Alan, F6BFH, F5TYY, F5JY, F6AOI and F5LGQ were QRV as TG4/homecalls. After that F6BFH, F5TYY and F5JY went to Belize to operate as V31FH, V31YW, V31DI until Nov 24 and F6AOI and F5LGQ went to Honduras.
TI - COSTA RICA Mike, TI5/K9NW (QSL via WW9DX), is QRV as TI5N (via TI5KD) during the WWDX CW Contest and from Nov 21-28.
VP5 - TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS From Nov 20-28 Ranko, VP5/YT6A, is active from North Caicos signing also VP5/K3ZAX or VP5MM during WWDX CW Contest. QSLs via YU1FW.
9H - MALTA Con, DF4SA, will work from Malta (EU-023) during the WWDX CW Contest on Nov 25/26. QSL via DF4SA, automatically via bureau.
CQ WWDX Contest CW: Nov 25, 0000 UTC till Nov 26, 2400 UTC. Bands: 10-160m. Work: Everybody, own DXCC counts only as a multiplier. Exchange: RST+CQ zone
DATE CALL DXNL Nov 20-Nov 27 3DA0NL 1224 * Nov 19-Nov 27 5C8M, CN8WW 1224 * Nov 19- ?? 5R8GT 1223, 1224 * NOW -May/2001 5T5YD 1222, 1224 * Nov 20-Nov 26 5X1Z 1224 * Nov 22-Nov 29 8P9HT, 8P9Z 1224 * -Nov 9G5AA etc 1222 NOW 9G5EE etc 1223 NOW 9H3.. (DF4SA) 1224 * Nov 23-Nov 17 9M6HTT, 9M6SMT 1224 * NOW A35MO, A35TO 1223 Nov 21-Nov 28 K3TEJ/C6A 1224 * Nov 21-Nov 28 C6A/WA3WSJ 1224 * Nov 17-Nov 29 C6AKP 1224 * Oct -Mar/2001 FM/F2JD 1207-1208, 1220 Nov 20-Nov 27 FO/TK5PB 1223 May -Nov 25 FO0DEH 1215 Nov 25-Dec 11 HC1MD etc 1224 * Nov 22-Dec 3 HI3K 1224 * Nov 18-Nov 30 DL2DXA/HI9 1223 NOW -Nov 24 HR (Fs) 1224 * NOW -Nov 26 HS0/G4UZN 1223 Dec 24-2000 HV0A 1178, 1223 NOW J3/G3TBK 1224 * Nov 18-Nov 27 J75KG 1223 Nov 10-Nov 28 J79GU 1222 Nov 16-Dec 12 J8/G0WHP 1223 Sep -Aug/2001 JD1BCK 1224 * Nov 17-May/2001 JW3FL 1223 NOW QRT KH6ND/KH5 1222, 1224 * End of Nov KH6/W6QY 1223 Nov 20-Dec 3 KP2/OK5DX 1224 * Nov 16-Nov 23 KP2/W8GEX 1224 * Nov 23-Nov 27 NH0S etc 1224 * Nov 21-Nov 28 P29VPY, VCR 1224 * Nov 10-Nov 26 PJ2T etc 1223 Nov 18-Dec 3 S92DX 1223 Nov 21-Nov 28 TI5/K9NW etc 1224 * Nov 14-Nov 28 TS7N 1223 SOON V29TBK 1224 * NOW -Nov 24 V31FH,V31DI,V31YW 1224 * Nov 22-Nov 27 VE2IM 1223 NOW -Dec 17 VK0MM 1223 SOON VP2MDC 1224 * Nov 20-Nov 28 VP5/YT6A etc 1224 * Nov 18-Nov 25 YC9ZVS 1224 * Nov 28-Dec 1 YC9BU/p 1224 * Nov 19-Nov 29 YJ0PD, YJ0V 1223, 1224* Nov 21-Dec 9 ZD8Z 1224 * Nov 21-Nov 28 ZF2AM etc 1223 Nov 16-Nov 23 ZF2MU 1223 Nov 22-Dec 3 ZK1VV 1224 * Nov 19-Dec 10 ZK2VF 1224 * "NEW": 1224 *
160m 4X6DK 1824 2101Z via bureau 5T5U 1824 2147Z via JA1UT, bureau A92ZE 1824 2139Z via K4SXT HL3IUA 1824 2052Z via JA5AQC, bureau JX7DFA 1822 0549Z via LA7DFA, bureau TS7N 1832 0022Z via DL6BCF, bureau 80m DU1/DK3GI 3504 2108Z via DL2MY, bureau J79GU 3507 0312Z via DL7VOG, bureau PJ2/DF8AN 3509 0133Z via DF8AN, bureau PZ1DV 3503 0604Z via W9GW, bureau VU2PAI 3796 2005Z via CBA or bureau 40m 3W2LWS 7012 2118Z via WA1LWS 8P9FX 7016 0604Z via G3RFX, bureau C6ANI 7076 2215Z via CBA CX7OV 7047 2210Z EP4PTT 7095 2142Z via RZ6LS FM/G3TXF 7014 0057Z via bureau FO0DER/p 7007 0730Z via 3D2AG, direct HC2/UA4WAE 7011 0005Z see DXNL 1222 HK1RRL 7018 0359Z HI8An 7003 0651Z via WA6KF ? J3/G3TBK 7013 0001Z via bureau P43JB 7014 0013Z via OH6ZS TS7N 7001 2318Z via DL6BCF, bureau V31YN 7007 0241Z via DJ4KW, bureau XE1IDJ 7003 0456Z via bureau 30m 3B8/DL7DF 10104 1752Z via bureau A35MO 10103 1508Z via OM2SA, bureau D44CF 10107 0820Z via SM0JHF, bureau HK6KKK 10107 2335Z via bureau J79GU 10104 2025Z via DL7VOG, bureau PJ2/PA0VDV 10101 0046Z via PA0VDV, bureau R1ANZ 10107 1927Z via RU1ZC, bureau V8APN 10104 2025Z via N4PN, direct VU2TS 10102 2245Z via I1YRL, bureau XE2NJ 10103 0607Z via F6FNU, direct 20m VK0MM 14195 0635Z see DXNL 1180, QRX ! ZK1JD 14243 0704Z via Jim, Box 491, Rarotonga 17m 5C8M 18072 2009Z via DL6FBL, bureau JK7TKE/JD1 18130 0651Z via JK7TKE, bureau OY4TN 18159 1747Z direct or OY6FRA V31DI 18073 2102Z via F5JY VP8DCD 18140 1907Z via G0JLE 15m KH0/WH7C 21238 0826Z via JG1OUT, also bureau YJ0PD 21295 0851Z via N9PD, bureau 12m 5R8GT 24891 1124Z via DK8ZD, bureau FM/G3TXF 24907 1605Z via bureau FO0DEH 24950 1814Z via ON4QM, bureau TS7N 24893 1241Z via DL6BCF, bureau XT2AW 24910 1053Z via DF2WO, bureau 10m 3W2LWS 28038 0735Z via WA1LWS D2BB 28007 1232Z via W3HNK, also bureau J79GU 28023 1336Z via DL7VOG, bureau JT1CJ 28443 0753Z via bureau OY3QN 28025 1422Z via OZ1ACB, bureau V31YW 28459 1609Z via F5TYY, bureau
More stations announced to take part in the WWDX CW Contest:
4M5X via W4SO 4X3A (OP 4X4NJ) via WA4WTG 6Y7A via KN5H 7S2E via SM2DMU 8Q7WW via DL5XAT 9A2L via 9A3AG 9M6AAC (OP OH1NOA) via N2OO 9M6NA via JE1JKL A35RK via W7TSQ AH2R via JH7QXJ (bureau or CBA) AT0JH, CO8LY via EA7ADH (direct ONLY) BA4EG via BA4EG CQ9K via DL2CC CX5X (10m) via W3HNK DX1S via KU9C GJ2A via MJ0BJU GS2MP via ZS5BBO HC8N via AA5BT HI3K via AD4Z LX/DL4SDX/p via DL8SCG MU2K via OH3LQK OH0V (10m) via OH6LI OH0Z via OH1EH (Ari Korhonen, Kreetalank. 9, 29200 Harjavalta, Finland) P29VPY via KQ1F SV1NA (160m) via SV bureau V26K via AA3B (bureau or CBA) V8A via JH7FQK VP9/NC8V via NC8V
More CQ WWDX CW Contest participants can be found online at: http://www.ng3k.com/Misc/cqc2000.html. You can sort them after DXCC entity or CQ zone. See also DXNL 1212. If you like to have your call listed there e-mail to: Bill@ng3k.com
QSLs arrived bureau: 5A1IC (IK3ZAW), 7O1YGF (DJ3XD), A61AC, FY/DJ6SI, BY1SK (op DL5MCC, schnell), JT1A (OH1RX), V31SV
QSLs arrived direct: J69MV, TI2CCC, V85AA, VK9NM (JQ3DUE)
TNX for informnation to 425DXNEWS, 599 DX Report, Antarctic Bulletin/IK1GPG, AA3B, ARRL DX News, CO8LY, DB0SDX, DF1ZN, DF4SA, DF6EX, DJ3CP,DL1GEH,DL1SBF, DL2BQV, DL2CC, DL4SDW, DL7PR, F6AJA, GOList, HB9AGH, HB9DHK, HB9EAA, IK7AFM, JG2XEJ, K3TEJ, Les Nouvelles DX, MAYER QSL CARDS, N4GN, NE8Z,NG3K,NW7O,OPDX, OH1NOA, OH5BM, ON6DP, PA3ARM, QRZ DX, RTTY DX NOTES, The DAILY DX, W7TFV and others.