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DXNL 2007 - September 21, 2016
a free and weekly service of
DARC Committee "DX and HF contesting"
Editor: Klaus Poels, DL7UXG
translation by: Oliver Bock, DJ9AO
Nobuaki/JA0JHQ operates as 5W0JHQ between the 22nd and 27th from
Samoa (OC-097). QRV on 160-10m on CW, SSB, and RTTY, with a focus
on the CQ WW DX RTTY Contest and the low bands. QSL via JA0JHQ,
Watch out for 5Z4/IW5BBV, active between Sept. 24 and Oct. 10.
Bruno is going to operate on 40, 20, 17, and 15m from Watamu and
Mida. QSL via IW5BBV (d/B), eQSL.
CE0, Easter Island:
Alejandro/LU8YD and Mario/LU7VB will be accompanying Alex/LU9VEA on
his trip to Easter Island (SA-001) between the 26th and 30th. They
are all going to sign as CE0Y/homecalls in a holiday-style
operation. QSL via homecalls, CE0Y/LU9VEA via IK2DUW.
Gilbert/4F2KWT, James/DU3JH, Larry/DU3LA, and DV1XUK operate
together in the CQ WW DX RTTY Contest as DX2R. QSL via LoTW.
EA8, Canary Islands:
OH2BP, OH9GIT, SM7BHM, and YL7A are the operators behind EA8DED in
the RTTY contest. After the contest they'll also be active on the
WARC bands (CW, SSB, PSK31). QSL via OH2BP.
Frank/PH2M operates holiday-style as EA8/PH2M between Sep. 25 and
Oct. 6 from Lanzarote Island (AF-004) on 40-10m (SSB). QSL via
PH2M, ClubLog, LoTW.
The European Collins Collector Association welcomes its 300th
member and celebrates the occasion with their new special event
call TM300CCAE from Sep. 24 on. QSL via F6FMT (d/B), eQSL.
Kazu/M0CFW plans to participate in the RTTY contest as MJ5Z from
Jersey ((EU-013, WW Loc. IN89ve). QRV before and after as MJ0CFW.
QSL via M0CFW.
Robb/G0URR will join the RTTY contest as GU0URR from Guernsey. QSL
H4, Solomon Islands:
Stan/LZ1GC and Emil/DL8JJ will be beginning their DXpedition to the
Solomons and Temotu shortly. Their plans are to operate as H44GC
from Guadalcanal (OC-047) between Sep. 24 and Oct. 3 with two rigs
on HF (CW, SSB, RTTY, PSK). Emil then returns to Germany, while
Stan moves on to Nendo Island (OC-100, WW Loc. RH29ug) and gets on
the air from there as H40GC between Oct. 4 and 17. He then returns
to Guadalcanal for another stint until Oct. 21. QSL via ClubLog
OQRS, LOTW. http://www.c21gc.com/
Tina/DL5YL and Fred/DL5YM will be visiting Liechtenstein from Sep.
22 to Oct. 7. QRV as HB0/homecalls during the morning and evening
hours (cW and some SSB). Their focus in the monring will be on OC
and AS via longpath. QSL via homecalls (d/B).
Take/JA1UII will be active from Chichi Island (AS-031) between the
22nd and Oct. 1 as JD1BON. QRV on 80-10m on CW, SSB, RTTY
(including the contest). QSL via JA1UII (d/B). QSL automagically
KH0, Mariana Island:
Harry/JG7PSJ returns to Saipan Island (OC-086) to operate again as
KH0/KW2X between the 21st and 26th. QRV on 40-10m on CW, SSB, and
RTTY (including the contest). QSL via JG7PSJ (d), LoTW.
Rocky/HL1VAU operates holiday-style from Saipan (OC-086) between
Sep. 26 and 19 as KH0/AK4CE on 40-6m (CW, SSB, digital modes). QSL
via HL1VAU; bureau cards will be send out at the year's end.
KP4, Puerto Rico:
Al/WP3C will be active in the RTTY contest on all bands. QSL via
MD, Isle of Man:
A team consisting of Wolf/DM2AUJ, Dietmar/DL2HWA, Georg/DL4SVA,
Rolf/DL7VEE, Heiko/DL1RTL, Olaf/DL7JOM, and Gunter/DL2AWG will be
paying the Isle of Man (EU-116) a visit from Sep. 23 until Oct. 3.
They plan to operate as MD/homecalls with two setups on 160-10m on
SSB, CW, and RTTY (including the contest). QSL via ClubLog OQRS,
via homecalls, LoTW. http://md.mydx.de/
PY0F, Fernando de Noronha:
Fabio/PP5BZ plans to operate holiday-style as PX0F from Fernando de
Noronha (SA-003, DIB OC01) between the 23rd and 28th. QSL via PP5BZ
Kasimir/DL2SBY will be active from two islands in the Seychelles
with the call S79KB: between Sep. 24 and Oct. 2 from Praslin, and
from Oct. 2 to 8 from Eden Island. QRV on HF (SSB, cw, RTTY) with
an FT900, ACOM 1010 amplifier, and vertical antennas. QSL via
DL2SBY (d) and ClubLog OQRS for direct and bureau; don't send your
card via the bureau.
S9, Sao Tome and Principe:
Josep/EA3BT and Nuria/EA3WL are going to put Sao Tome Island
(AF-023) on the air from Sep. 26 until Oct. 1. QRV as S9BT and S9WL
on 40-6m (SSB, RTTY, and some CW). QSL for both calls via EA3BT.
Rick/NE8Z is going to travel to Poland to meet family between Sep.
20 and Oct. 8. QRV as SP9E and SP/NE8Z (from locations in SP2, SP3,
and SP9). QSL via NE8Z.
Uli/DJ9XB joins the RTTY contest as SW9XB from Crete. QSL via LoTW.
T30, Western Kiribati:
Tom (KC0W) will be active as T30COW from Western Kiribati, the
fifth stage of his "Cows over the World" tour, between Sep. 24 and
Oct. 24. QSL via KC0W (d).
Katsumi/JA3KIO will be paying the VIP Guest Hotel on Koror (OC-009)
a visit from the 24th to 29th. QRV as T88XA on 40-10m (SSB, CW).
QSL via JA3KIO (d/B).
Toshi/JA3JND operates from the same location between Sep. 23 and
Oct. 30 as T88ON on 40-10m (CW, SSB, RTTY, JT65). QSL via JA3JND
VK9N, Norfolk Island:
Members of the Quake Contesters are going to activate Norfolk
Island (OC-005, WW Loc. RG30xx) with the call VK9NZ from the 25th
until Oct. 8. QRV with three rigs on 160-6m (CW, SSB, RTTY);
operators are Geoff/ZL3GA, Mark/ZL3AB, Don/ZL3DMC, Paul/ZL4TT, and
Phil/ZL3PAH. QSL via ZL3PAH, ClubLog OQRS, LoTW.
Karsano/YB0NDT plans to be active in the RTTY contest on 15m. QSL
via direct, LoTW.
ZF, Cayman Islands:
Bill/W5SJ will be active from the club station ZF1A between Sep. 27
and Oct. 1 with the call ZF2EZ. QSL via W5JAY.
Karl Hille, DL1VU, silent Key:
On Sep. 12 Karl, DL1VU, passed away aged 94. He was one of
Germany's most prolific oldtimers. Between 1980 and 1993 he
activated a number of locations in the South Pacific, among them:
3D2VU, 5W1DC, A35VU, AH2/DL1VU, AH8/DL1VU, C21NI, FK0VU, FO0VU,
FW0VU, H44VU, KH0/DL1VU, KX6/DL1VU (Marshall Isl.), T22VU, T30CT,
T31AF, T32VU, YJ8VU, ZK1XG, ZK2VU, ZM7VU (Tokelau). Karl also
authored a number of ham-related books and articles in DARC's
magazine CQ DL.
A5A has been approved for DXCC credit.
Rafal/SQ9CNN, Bogdan/SP2FUD, and Janusz/SP9FIH plan an operation
during October 2016 as 9N7CC, 7FD, and 7WE on HF.
FJ, Saint Barthelemy:
Adrian/KO8SCA will be active holiday-style from Saint Barthelemy
(NA-146) between Nov. 19 and 16, signing FJ/KO8SCA on 160-10m (SSB,
CW, digital modes) with a K3, amplifier, and BigIR antenna. QSL via
Francois/F4HLT will be active as FT3YL from the Dumont d'Urville
Station on the Geology Archipelago/Adelie Land (AN-017) from
September onwards. QSL via F6KPQ.
Abbreviations in this DXNL:
ARLHS Amateur Radio Lighthouse Society
DIB Diploma Ilhas Brasileiras
IOTA Islands on the Air
LoTW Logbook of the World
OQRS Online QSL Request System
WCA World Castles Award
WLOTA World Lighthouse On The Air Award
WRTC World Radiosport Team Championship
24./25.09. CQ WW DX RTTY Contest
24.09. AGCW-DL VHF/UHF Contest
24./25.09. Texas QSO Party
24.09. RSGB Intern. Sprint Contest
25.09. Kurzcontest Distrikt Ruhrgebiet
IOTA Compiled by Andreas, DK5ON (email@example.com)
CW: 28040 24920 21040 18098 14040 10114 7030 3530 kHz
SSB: 28560 28460 24950 21260 18128 14260 7055 3760 kHz
AF-014; CT3, Madeira Archipelago: Dieter/DK4QT, Thomas/DL6TK, and
Kalle/DM3BJ will be active from the 19th to 28th from Madeira as
CT9/homecalls on HF (CW, SSB, RTTY); during the RTTY contest as
CR3W. QSLs via homecalls (d/B), CR3W via DL5AXX (d/B).
AS-200; JA, Shikoku's Coastal Islands: Kenji/JA4GXS activates Naka
Island on Sep. 24 and 25 as JA4GXS/5 on 40-15m (CW, SSB). QSL via
EU-125; OZ, Jylland West group: Mike/DG5LAC operates holiday-style
from Romo (OZFF-0004) as OZ/DG5LAC between Sep. 24 and 30. QRV on
40-10m (SSB). QSL via DG5LAC (d/B), ClubLog OQRS.
SA-071; PY2, Sao Paulo State Centre group: Murilo/PY2DS,
Jose/PY2VOX, Marcelo/PY2AE, and Joao/PU2POP activate Guarau Island
(ARLHS BRA-328, WLOTA 1372, DIB SP019) for the first time ever as
PR2GU on Sep. 24 & 25. QSL via PY2DS (d/B).
Tignish Run/Big Tignish/Judes Point Light (ARLHS CAN-036):
The lighthouse on Prince Edward Island (NA-029, WW Loc. FN86aw)
will be on the air as VY2PLH between Sep. 23 (21z) and Sep. 25
(18z). Operatores as VE9BGC and VY2GF. QSL via VY2GF (d/B).
Cap Tenes Lighthouse (ARLHS ALG-018):
The LH Cap Tenes (ARLHS ALG-018, Loc: JM06qn) will be activated by
7Y9GH from the 21st to 26th. QSOs count for the Algerian Lighthouse
Award. QSL via SM4VPZ. http://www.aru-dz.org/
CW: 28044 24894 21044 18084 14044 10124 7024 3544 kHz
SSB: 28444 24944 21244 18144 14244 7144 3744 kHz
Reserve Naturelle de la Plaine des Maures - FFF-1666:
Jean-Marie/F5NLX activates this reference as F5NLX/p on the 21st
(06z - 10z). QSL via bureau or direct.
Camp militaire de Marche-en-Famenne - ONFF-0338:
Danny/OT4V will be on the air from there on the 21st (07z - 10z) as
OT4V/p. QSL via ClubLog OQRS, LoTW, eQSL.