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DXNL 2024 - January 18, 2017
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DARC Committee "DX"
Editor: Klaus Poels, DL7UXG
translation by: Oliver Bock, DJ9AO
4S, Sri Lanka:
Peter/DC0KK operates once more from Sri Lanka (AS-003) with the
callsign 4S7KKG on HF (CW and digital modes) until April. QSL via
DC0KK (d/B), ClubLog OQRS.
6W, Senegal & J5, Guinea-Bissau:
Peter/HA3AUI is going to put Senegal and Guinea-Bissau on the air
between Jan. 20 and March 5. He will be active as 6W2SC and J5UAP.
QRV mainly on 20-10m (CW), other bands and modes via skeds. There
may be options for IOTA or WWFF activation in Senegal. QSL via
HA3AUI (d), LoTW. http://cqafrica.net/
9H2017EU marks the 2017 Maltese European Union Presidency. QRV
until June. QSL via 9H1SP (d).
Tack/JE1CKA, Miho/JJ2VLY, and Yutaka/JQ2GYU will be active from
Tonga together with Hiro/A31MM between the 24th and 31st. QRV as
A35W and A35NN on 160-10m (CW, SSB, RTTY), including the CQ WW 160m
Contest. QSL for A35MM and 5NN via JJ2VLY.
Operators of the club station DL0VBG from the railway museum
Vienenburg (DOK H09) will be working with the special event call
DR0HARZ (special DOK 25HSB) during 2017 to mark the 25th
anniversary of the return of the narrow gauge Brocken Railway (1141
m asl). QSL via DF7AA (d/B).
Khosbayar/JT1CD is currently active until the 21st as JT1CD/3 from
Umnudelger Soum, 220km east of Ulaanbaatar. QSL via JT1CD (d),
K, United States of America:
Special event station N7R calls attention to three generations of
Mars Rovers. QRV between Jan. 19 and 23. This is one in a series of
activities for marking historic milestones in air- and spacecraft
technology. For QSL information see qrz.com.
LM10HAM operates around the Norsk Hammeeting 2017 (March 31 to
April 2). QRV between now and April 2. QSL via LA2G (d/B), LoTW.
OM, Slovak Republic:
OM42KYSUCE operates in the context of the 42nd ARDF Kysuca Cup
(June 16-18). QRV until the end of June. QSL via OM3CND (d/B).
TU, Cote d'Ivoire:
Bertrand/DF3FS, Norbert/DJ7JC, Emil/DL8JJ, and Heye/DJ9RR will be
active as TU5MH from Jan. 22 until Feb. 2. QRV on 80-10m (SSB, CW,
RTTY) with three setups. QSL via DJ5BWD (d/B), ClubLog OQRS, LoTW.
Minekazu/JA2NQG, Yuji/JH2BNL, and Shigehiko/JI2UAY are going to pay
Vanuatu (OC-035, WLOTA 1051) a short visit from the 20th to 23rd.
QRV as YJ0WW, 0AA, and 0FM on 160-10m on CW, SSB, FM, and RTTY with
three rigs. QSL for YJ0WW via JA2NQG, YJ0AA via LoTW, YJ0FM via
ZF, Cayman Islands:
Stan/K5GO will be operating as ZF9CW between Jan. 22 and Feb. 23
from the Caymans (WLOTA 0667). QRV with a focus on 160m and for the
CQ WW 160m Contest and the ARRL DX CW Contest. QSL via K5GO (d),
LoTW, CLubLog OQRS.
SP7VC - Central America Tour:
Mek/SP7VC is now on the road and plans to get active from a number
of countries: Panama - HR/SP7VC - Costa Rica - TI/SP7VC Nicaragua -
YN/SP7VC Honduras - HR/SP7VC El Salvador - YS1/SP7VC Guatemala -
TG/SP7VC Belize - V31/SP7VC Mexico - XE/SP7VC
German DX Foundation Survey:
The German DX Foundation (GDXF) is conducting a survey among its
members at the moment. Members are asked in the survey to assess
the foundation's past work, identify issues for improvement, and
have their say on the foundation's future. http://www.gdxf.de
(Frank/DL4KQ, GDXF secretary)
TU, Cote d'Ivoire:
The radio club F6KOP plans a DXpedition to Cote d'Ivoire for March
9 to 19. The international team (Frank/F4AJQ, Patrick/F2DX,
Jean-Luc/F1ULQ, Jimmy/ F4DLM, Herman/ON4QX, John/OE5TGL,
Philippe/F4DSE, Raymond/F5MFV, Kurt/ ON8KW, Damien/F4AZF, and
Frank/F5TVG) will be active on HF and 6m on CW, SSB, and RTTY. They
are looking for one more CW op. Further information (including the
callsign) to follow. https://tu2017dx.wordpress.com/
Abbreviations in this DXNL:
ARLHS Amateur Radio Lighthouse Society
DIFO Diplome des Iles Francaises d'Outre Mer
GDXF German DX Foundation
IOTA Islands on the Air
LoTW Logbook of the World
OQRS Online QSL Request System
USi United States Islands Awards
WCA World Castles Award
WLOTA World Lighthouse On The Air Award
WRTC World Radiosport Team Championship
20.01. LZ Open Contest
21./22.01. HA DX Contest
21./22.01. North American QSO Party
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-004, EA8, Canary Islands: Heidi/DK1MA keeps operating
holiday-style until Jan. 28 as EA8/DK1MA from Lanzarote. QSL via
AS-015; 9M2, Pinang State group: Rich/PA0RRS will be active again
as 9M2MRS from Penang Island until the end of January 2018. QRV on
40-10m (CW, RTTY, JT65, JT9, and some SSB). QSL via PA0RRS (d/B),
ClubLog, LoTW, eQSL.
EU-021; TF, Iceland: Alex/DL1NX/PY2SEX is going to operate
holiday-style between the 20th and 26th as TF/DL1NX on 80-10m. QSL
NA-102; FG, Guadeloupe: Jean-Pierre/F6ITD activates La Desirade
Island (WLOTA 1121, ARLHS GUA-005, FFF-1000, DIFO FG-004, WW Loc.
FK96lh) between Jan. 18 and March 9. QRV as TO7D and FG/F6ITD on
160-10m on SSB, CW, and digital modes. QSL via F6ITD (d/B), LoTW.
NA-122; HI, Dominican Republic's Coastal Islands: A large team
(HI8K, HI3CC, HI3A/AD4Z, HI3SD, HI6JHV, XE1AY, HI3K, HI8EES,
HI8EFS, HI8C, HI3MPC, HI8RD, HI8AR, N2WB, and HI7MC) will be active
from Beata Island (WW Loc. FK47fn) between Jan. 25 and Feb. 1. QRV
as HI1UD on HF (SSB, CW). QSL preferred via ClubLog, LoTW,
OC-026; KH2, Guam Islands: Koji/JL3RDC operates as NH0DX/KH2
between Feb. 20 and 22 from Guam Island (WLOTA 0064, USi GU-003S,
KFF-0110) on HF (SSB only). QSL via JL3RDC (d).
OC-151; YB9, Tenggara Timur Islands: Leo/YC9MLL will be active from
Flores Island on Jan. 21/22 and 24. QRV on SSB mostly on 15m, but
also on 20 and 40m. QSL via M0OXO.
OC-166; YB7, Kalimantan's Coastal Islands East & OC-295; 9M6/YB7,
Sebatik Islands: Adhi/YB3MM plans to activate several islands as
YB3MM/7 on 20 and 30m (CW only) according to the following
schedule: Jan. 21-24: Sebatik Island (OC-295) Jan. 25-26: Nunukan
Island (OC-166) Jan. 27-29: Tarakan Island (OC-166) QSL via ClubLog
SA-002; VP8, Falkland Islands: Dave/VP8CLE and Carol/VP8DKW are
going to activate Bleaker Island (VPFF-8107) between the 23rd and
30th. QRV mainly on 160 and 80m (RTTY, PSK, CW, SSB), higher bands
depending on condx. QSL via G1OCN (d).
Lighthouse Cap de Creus - SPA-059:
Jean-Marie/F5NLX activates this lighthouse on Jan. 20, signing
EA3/F5NLX/p (EAFF 1319). QSL via F5NLX (d/B), eQSL.
CW: 28044 24894 21044 18084 14044 10124 7024 3544 kHz
SSB: 28444 24944 21244 18144 14244 7144 3744 kHz
PEIN Aiguamolls Emporda - EAFF-2341:
On Jan. 17 EA3/F5NLX/p will be active from this reference. QSL via
F5NLX (d/B), eQSL.
CW: 28031 24911 21031 18081 14031 10121 7031 3531 kHz
SSB: 28551 24951 21251 18131 14251 7131 3731 kHz
Citadella de Roses - EA-02053:
EA3/F5NLX/p will be activating this reference on Jan. 24. QSL via
F5NLX (d/B), eQSL.