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DXNL 2029 - February 22, 2017
a free and weekly service of
DARC Committee "DX"
Editor: Klaus Poels, DL7UXG
translation by: Oliver Bock, DJ9AO
Eric/SM1TDE will be operating from Entebbe as 5X8EW between the
23rd and 26th on 40-10m (CW). QSL via SM1TDE.
Chuck/KG9N is going to be active from Barbados (NA-021, WLOTA 0999)
with the call 8P9AL from Feb. 22 until March 7. QRV on HF with an
assortment of verticals, dipoles and other wires. QSL via KG9N,
At the moment, Eric/SM1TDE is active as 9X2CW. QRV until Feb. 22 on
40-10m (CW). QSL via SM1TDE.
Operators CO2XK, CO2WL, CO2AME, CO2KL, CO2JD, CM5DOR, CM2YV, CO3VK,
CM3EFM, CL2ADA, CO5MK, CO5LB, CM2MM, and CO2PTE, all from the
Havana Contest Group, will be active from the University of
Computer Sciences de Cuba as T42A between the 24th and 26th. QSL
DA0RC, the club station at the seat of Germany's national ham radio
society, hands out the special DOK FTK17 between March 1 and April
8 to mark the 2nd FUNK.TAG radio rally at Kassel (April 8). QSL via
F, France The Radio Club of Chatellerault (F5KOK) celebrates its
50th anniversary on the air with the call TM50KOK. QRV from Feb. 25
until March 15. QSL via F5KOK (d/B).
Philippe/F1DUZ returns to Guadeloupe (NA-102) and puts the call
FG4KH on the air from Feb. 24 until March 26. QRV on HF (SSB) and
possibly 2m EME (JT65B). QSL via F1DUZ (d/B).
The Insubria Radio Club (IQ2IR) celebrates its 10th anniversary
with the special event call IR2XIR. The call will be aired for the
first time during the Antarctic Activity Week (Feb. 20 to 26). QSL
via 9A8MDC, CLubLog OQRS.
KP2, Virgin Islands:
John/KK9A ist vom 27. Februar bis 06. Maerz als WP2AA von Saint
Croix Island (NA-106) aus von 160 - 10 Meter in CW und SSB QRV. QSL
OZ1AARHUS draws attention to the Danish city Aarhus being one of
the two European Capitals of Culture in 2017.
Gerhard/OE3GEA remains active holiday-style until March 1 as
PJ2/OE1GEA on 40-10m (CW). QSL via OE1GEA (d/B).
Noah/K2NG, David/NA2AA, and Steve/K3SW, together with Hans/PJ4LS
and Steve/PJ4DX, are planning a team effort under PJ4G for the ARRL
International DX SSB Contest. Before and after the contest they
will be active signing PJ4/homecalls between Feb. 25 and March 11.
QSL via homecalls (d), LoTW; for PJ4G via WA2NHA, LoTW.
The feat of the first manned drifting station North Pole 1 (80
years ago) will be commemorated by hams from Noginsk'S and
Pushkino's radio clubs with the call R80UPOL between the 23rd and
25th. QSL via RW3FS (d/B), LoTW.
Zbigniew/SP2IU celebrates his 60th year on the air with the special
callsign HF60IU until May 15. QSL via SP2IU (d/B).
Stathis/SV5DKL and Panos/SV2DSJ are going to participate in the CQ
WW 160m SSB Contest as SX5R from Rhodos (EU-001, GIOTA DKS-006,
WLOTA 0045, MIA MGD-028). QSL via SV5DKL, LoTW, ClubLog OQRS, LoTW.
The Druzhkivka Club of Radioamateurs (US4IWA) celebrates its 90th
anniversary with an activity as EN90IWA until the end of 2017. QSL
via eQSL, EURAO.
V2, Antigua and Barbuda:
Babs/DL7AFS and Lot/DJ7ZG will be operating holiday-style from
Antigua (NA-100) between Feb. 28 and March 26. QRV as V21ZG on
80-6m (including 60m), mostly on SSB, RTTY, PSK, and SSTV. QSL via
DL7AFS (d/B), LoTW. http://www.qsl.net/dl7afs/
Members of the Kings County Amateur Radio Club are marking the
founding of Canada 150 years ago with the call XM1150CAN until Dec.
31. QSL via bureau, LoTW, eQSL.
Charlie/K1XX operates as VP2MMF from Montserrat (NA-103) between
Feb. 25 and March 5 with a focus on the ARRL SSB Contest and on the
low bands before and after (CW). QSL via K1XX, LoTW.
XT, Burkina Faso:
Elvira/IV3FSG is active at the moment as XT2SE during her spare
time in Ouagadougou. QRV until March 13 on 80-10m (SSB, RTTY,
PSK31). QSL via IK3GES, ClubLog OQRS.
ZF, Cayman Islands:
Scott/KA9P and Ron/W9XS will be active from the 22nd to 28 as ZF2SC
and ZF2FB on 40-10m and satellites. QSL via LOTW.
Leont'yeva Island (AS-022):
See http://www.ri0li.com/ for updated information on RI0LI planned
for July 2017.
XXXIII. International Ham Meeting in Gosau a. Dachstein:
Ingo/OE2IKN and XYL Elfi/OE6YFE are inviting hams to this year's
international meeting in Gosau (July 7-9). The special event
stations OE2XXM and OE5XXM will be active as well.
Abbreviations in this DXNL:
ARLHS Amateur Radio Lighthouse Society
GIOTA Greek Islands On The Air
IOTA Islands on the Air
LoTW Logbook of the World
MIA Mediterranean Sea Island Award
OQRS Online QSL Request System
USi United States Islands Awards
WAP Worldwide Antarctic Program
WCA World Castles Award
WLOTA World Lighthouse On The Air Award
WRTC World Radiosport Team Championship
22.02. UKEICC 80m Contest
24.-26.02. CQ WW 160m Contest (SSB)
25./26.02. Bayrischer Bergtag
25./26.02. UBA Contest
25./26.02. South Carolina QSO Party
25./26.02. North American QSO Party
25./26.02. North Carolina QSO Party
26.02. HSC Contest
IOTA Compiled by Andreas, DK5ON (firstname.lastname@example.org)
CW: 28040 24920 21040 18098 14040 10114 7030 3530 kHz
SSB: 28560 28460 24950 21260 18128 14260 7055 3760 kHz
AF-004; EA8, Canary Islands: Tom/DL7UZO will be active from
Fuerteventura between Feb. 25 and March 11 as EA8/DL7UZO. He also
plans activations of EAFF references and lighthouses during that
time. QSL via DL7UZO (B). http://www.funkstation.info/website/
AS-017; JA6, Okinawa Islands: Masato/JF3ELH will be active from the
following islands as JF3ELH/6: Feb. 23-24: Kume Feb. 25-26: Tonaki
Feb. 27-28: Okinawa Honto QSL via JF3ELH (d/B).
NA-066; W6, California State South (Orange/ San Diego County)
group: N6HE, AB9A, AI6DF, KA6WNK, NG6R, WA6MEM, AC6RW, K6NT, and
KM6DQU, all members of the Palos Verdes ARC, operate together as
K6PV/6 from Santa Catalina Island (USi CA016S) between Feb. 23 and
26. QRV on 40, 30, 20, and 17m (CW, SSB, RTTY, PSK31). QSL via K6PV
CW: 28044 24894 21044 18084 14044 10124 7024 3544 kHz
SSB: 28444 24944 21244 18144 14244 7144 3744 kHz
Linnansaari National Park - OHFF-0014:
Timo/OH7JHA activates this location on Feb. 25 (09z to 12z) on 40,
20, and 17m (SSB) as OF7JHA/p. QSL via OH7JHA.