[425ENG] 425 DX News #772

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The latest issue (January 2006) is now available at www.425dxn.org/monthly/
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18 February 2006 A.R.I. DX Bulletin
                                    No 772
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                          **** DX INFORMATION ****
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                           Edited by I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                         Direttore Responsabile I2VGW

3Y0 - The weather cooperated and 3Y0X was able to get the remaining
            three team members ashore along with the rest of supplies and
            gear. At 15 UTC on 11 February they finally had a full complement
            of people, equipment and supplies. They have seven stations on the
            air with the eight being shared between HF and EME. As of press
            time, on-line logs http://www.peterone.com/p1log.html are up
            through 16 February at 16.10 UTC (68,865 QSOs). In order not to
            interfere with the ARRL CW Contest, 3Y0X will only work on the
            WARC bands on SSB and RTTY during the weekend. The weather
            forecast does not look good for early next week, and if the
            situation turns out as expected, the team may be shutting down
            operations on Sunday. QSL via N2OO.
DU - Look for Bert, DF5WA to be signing DF5WA/DU7 from Negros Island
            (OC-129) until 26 February. QSL via home call, direct or bureau.
            [TNX GM3VLB]
F - Bernard, F5LPY will operate as TM90BV on 21-27 February to
            commemorate the 90th anniversary of the Battle of Verdun. The
            longest battle of World War I, it was fought between the German
            and French armies between 21 February and 19 December 1916.
            Bernard will operate mainly CW with some SSB from various sites
            associated with the battle. QSL via F5LPY. [TNX F5NQL]
FR/G - Didier, F5OGL reports that the expedition to the Glorioso Islands,
            previously planned to take place between 16 March and 7 April
            [425DXN 756], has been postponed again. It has not been cancelled,
            and the team is working on a new schedule. The DXexpedition web
            site (http://glorieuses2005.free.fr/) will be updated as soon as
            possible. [TNX F5CQ]
FS & PJ7 - Wolf/DL4WK, Frank/DL7UFR, Rob/DL7VOA, Les/SP3DOI and Sigi/DL7DF
            will operate from either Saint Martin (FS) and St. Maarten (PJ7)
            from 21 February to 8 March (one week on each side of the island).
            They will run two stations on CW, SSB, RTTY, PSK31 and SSTV and
            will concentrate on 160, 80, 40 and 30 metres. QSL via DL7DF,
            direct or bureau. Logs will be available on www.dl7df.com
FY - Steve, MW0ZZK and Florent, F4CYZ will operate as TO7IR from Ile
            Royale (SA-020) on 23-27 February. Expect activity on 80-6 metres
            SSB, CW and digital modes. QSL via IZ8CCW, direct or bureau. [TNX
            IZ8CCW]
GM - Leo, W3LEO will once again be active as MM0LEO from Portpatrick,
            Scotland from 21 February to 27 March. He will participate in the
            ARRL SSB DX and the CQ WPX SSB Contests. QSL via home call, direct
            or bureau. [TNX W3LEO]
HB0 - Kasimir, DL2SBY will be active again as HB0/DL2SBY from
            Liechtenstein from 25 February to 4 March. He plans to operate CW,
            SSB, RTTY and PSK31 on 160-10 metres. [TNX NG3K]
I - Michele, IF9ZWA id currently signing IF9ZWA/p from Favignana
            Island (EU-054, IIA TP-011) until 19 February. He might operate
            from the lighthouse at Punta Marsala (ARLHS ITA-135, WAIL SI-023)
            during his stay. [TNX IT9DAA]
OZ - Jakob, OZ7AEI plans to operate on 20 and 40 metres SSB as OZ7AEI/P
            from a couple of Danish lighthouses (Bovbjerg, ARLHS DEN-003 and
            Lyngvig, ARLHS DEN-024) sometime between 20 and 23 February,
            depending on weather. [TNX OZ7AEI]
PJ7 - Look for Bill, PJ7/W8EB and Dorothy, PJ7/W8DVC to operate SSB, CW,
            RTTY and PSK31 from Sint Maarten (NA-105) from 21 February to 26
            March. Bill will participate in the ARRL DX SSB Contest, hopefully
            as PJ7B. QSLs via home calls. [TNX NG3K]
UA - Look for Nick, RA1QQ/1 and Alex, RA1QY/1 to operate SSB and CW
            from the Leshukonsky area (AR-20 for the Russian Districts Award)
            on 24-26 February. QSLs via RA1QQ. [TNX RA1QY]
V7 - JL1WQO will operate as V73WQ from the Marshall Islands on 18-22
            February. Expect activity on 160-10 metres SSB, CW and RTTY. QSL
            via home call, direct or bureau. [TNX NG3K]

ARRL DX CW CONTEST ---> Do not forget to give a look to the Announced
Operations for this year's event (18-19 February) maintained by Bill, NG3K at
http://www.ng3k.com/Misc/adxc2006.html
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                          **** GOOD TO KNOW ... ****
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                           Edited by I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                         Direttore Responsabile I2VGW

DXCC NEWS ---> R1MVC and R1MVW from Malyj Vysotskij Island (15-28 November
2005) have been approved for DXCC credit.

HAM RADIO 2006 ---> The 31st International Exibition for Radio Amateurs -
Europe's most important meeting for amateur radio enthusiasts - will take
place on 23-25 June at Friedrichshafen. As usual, there will be a big flea
market and commercial exhibitors, as well as many lectures and presentations.
This year's theme is "Young People and Amateur Radio". Detailed information
on this year's event can be found at
http://www.hamradio-friedrichshafen.de/html/en/index.php . Ham Radio 2006
will be combined with the 57th Bodensee Convention organized by the DARC
(more information at http://www.darc.de/ausland/hamradio). [TNX DF5UG]

NA-178 ---> Rick, K6VVA and Mike, K9AJ became active as K6VVA/6 from the
Farallons Islands (NA-178) around 21.15 UTC on 14 February and went QRT at 20
UTC on the 16th, after logging 2,552 QSOs (including dupes). Pictures,
statistiscs, etc. will be published on
http://www.k6vva.com/iota/na178/news.html

NOT THE MANAGER ---> Giancarlo, IK4QIB reports he is receiving cards for
V44KJ, but he is not and has never been the QSL manager for this call. The
correct QSL route is via WB2TSL.

QSL VIA OK1RK ---> David, OK1RK reports he has the last bundle of blank cards
for the QSOs he made as 5N0/OK1AUT, 5N0ZKD, 5N99ZKD and 5N0W during his stay
in Nigeria. David is not a member of the OK QSL bureu, so those who still
need a card should send their request direct only to David Klimosz, Paprskova
1339/10a, 14000 Praha 4, Czech Republic. Please note that David can confirm
contacts made with 5N0W between 1999 and May 2000 only (contacts made after
May 2000 "belong" to OK1DXE). [TNX IK3QAR]

UIA ---> The Ukrainian Islands Awards (UIA), established by the Ukrainian
Amateur Radio League (UARL) and the Ukrainian DX-Pedition Foundation (UDXPF),
has new rules and a new certificate design. Full information can be found at
http://www.islands.org.ua and on the Award Manager's web site at
http://www.qsl.net/uy5xe [TNX UY5XE]

WRTC 2006 ---> The consolidated rules for the World Radiosport Team
Championship are now available at http://www.wrtc2006.com (the direct link to
the document is http://www.wrtc2006.com/release38.pdf). [TNX PY5EG]
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                          *** NEWS FROM THE WEB ***
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                           Edited by I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                         Direttore Responsabile I2VGW

HQ9F: The web page for the forthcoming HQ9F operation from Honduras
           [425DXN 771] is now up and running at
           http://personal.inet.fi/private/oh3jr/hond.html [TNX OH3JR]
LOGS: On-line logs for the recent 5H1C operation from Zanzibar Island are
           available at http://5h1c.free.fr/log_uk.php
LOGS: On-line logs for the recent XF1K operation from NA-124 are now
           available at http://www.425dxn.org/dxped/na124/ [TNX IZ1CCR]
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                          ******* QSL INFO ********
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                           Edited by I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                         Direttore Responsabile I2VGW

===================================================================
CALL MANAGER CALL MANAGER CALL MANAGER
===================================================================
3B8/DJ5HD DJ5HD CP6XE IK6SNR SF7WT SM7WT
3W9JR OK1JN CU6NS EA5KB SM3D SM3WMU
3Y0X N2OO EK6LP IK2DUW ST2BF W3HNK
4K5D K2PF FG/N0YY K9JS SU9HP SM0CFO
4K9W DL6KVA FM/K3CT K3CT T32Z K3PD
4L1DA W7LPF FM/K3TEJ K3TEJ T68G LA4YW
4L1FP LZ1OT FO/DL1AWI DL3APO TF0GX KT6YL
4L1MA ON4RU FO/DL9AWI DL3APO TF3ZA KT6YL
4X/UT5UDX UT2UB FO/HA9G HA8IB TI5/N4GG N4GG
4X0L 4Z4TL FS/K3LP K3LP TI5/N5OT N5OT
4X2Z 4X6UU FS/KN5G KN5G TI5/NT6X NT6X
5R8FL G3SWH FS/W3ARS W3ARS TI5/W9RE W9RE
5R8GZ G3SWH G4WFQ/6W G3SWH TI5N W3HNK
5T5SN IZ1BZV HG2006S HA1CW TI8CBT EA7FTR
5V7BR F5RUQ HI3TEJ ON4IQ TM0TAF F4TTR
5X1GS WB2YQH HK1/YL2KL YL2KL TM3ANT F5PFP
5Z4KI YO9AFH HQ9H W0JAR TM4ANT F6BFH
6W/G4WFQ G3SWH II1OWG bureau TM5ANT F5NOD
6W/HA3AUI HA3AUI IS0/K7QB IN3QBR TM5UJY F5FAB
6W1RD EA7FTR IU7CP IW7DZJ TM8ANT F8DVD
6W4RK F5NPS J37LR VE3EBN TM8TAF F8BBL
6W6/K3IPK K3IPK J43BSF SV1CIB TO2FG F6HMJ
7Q7HB G0IAS J75KG KU9C TO9A K3TEJ
7Q7VB UA4WHX J79IX KU9C TT8LN F5TLN
7X5JF DJ8QP J79RV KK9K TZ3M F6CXJ
8P2K KU9C J79WI WI9WI UA1PBN/1 RK1PWA
8P9NX W0SA J79XX K1XX UN9L LZ1YE
8P9PA W4PA J7OJ KU9C V26G N2ED
9A150NT 9A6AA JV800BV JT1BV V31BH OH2BH
9A650C 9A7K JV800CO JT1CO V31PP OH2PM
9G1YK PA3ERA JV800CS JT1CS V31TP WC0W
9G5OO DL4WK K6VVA/6 N6AWD VK0SEE VK4SEE
9J2BO G3TEV KP2/W1MO W1MO VK8NSB VK6NE
9J2CA G3SWH LU1ZA LU4DXU VP2MLB N3ZNI
9L1KR DL8BAX LU1ZC LU4DXU VP2MSC N3ZNI
9M2MRS PA0RRS LU1ZD LU4DXU VP2MUK N3ZNI
9M6/G3OOK M5AAV LZ50KSB LZ2SX VP2MVX N3ZNI
9V1YC N5ID NP4A W3HNK VP2MWH N3ZNI
A45WD YO9HP OD5RT OD5LN VP8DJK G0HFX
A61Q EA7FTR OH0Z W0MM VQ9JC ND9M
A71BX EA7FTR OM7M OM3PA VY2ZM K1ZM
A71EM EA7FTR OY3QN OZ1ACB WP2Z KU9C
AH7ZA W8QZA P40G I2EOW YB0IR W4JS
AM4AO/AM7 EA7GXW P40LE K2LE YI9AQ OM3XX
AT0EI VU2SWS P40W N2MM YJ0AZQ VK2EZQ
C56GEA OE3GEA P49Y AE6Y YT150AD YT1AD
C6AHR N8PR PJ2/N1ZZ N1ZZ YU150AU YU7AU
C6AKQ N4BP PJ4/K4BAI K4BAI YU150KO YU7KO
C6ALP W8QT PJ4/KU8E KU8E YU150NT YU1SRS
C6AMM K1CN PJ4R K4BAI YZ150AA YZ1AA
C6AOV W4OV PJ7/KF5LG KF5LG YZ150EW YZ1EW
CN2US NJ2D PJ7/ND5S ND5S Z22JE K3PD
CN8KA EA7FTR PY1OTO/PY0T PY1OTO ZD9ATN IZ0CKJ
CO2NB EA5KB RK2FWA DK4VW ZK3HC DL9HCU
CO6DW EA5KB S65X PA0KHS ZP6/N3BNA KA2AEV
CO6WD W0SA SA2006EM SM6YOU ZP0R W3HNK
CO8LY EA7ADH SB0B SM0W ZS6CCY OK1DOT
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                          ******* ADDRESSES *******
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                           Edited by I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                         Direttore Responsabile I2VGW

4S7NE Nelson Ranasinghe, 18 Katana Housing Scheme, Demanhandiya 11270, Sri
         Lanka
F5TLN Sylvain Bertrand, 14 Rue du Champ Saint Pierre, 55100 Verdun, France
FR5ZL Guy Petit de la Rhodiere, 33 Chemin Lambert, Casabois, 97433 Salazie
         (La Reunion), France
HA8IB Szabo Karoly, Aradi u. 42, H-5525 Fuzesgyarmat, Hungary
I2EOW Erminio Pandocchi, Via Moretto da Brescia 40, 20133 Milano, Italy
N2OO Bob Schenck, P.O. Box 345, Tuckerton, NJ 08087-0345, USA
N6AWD Fred K. Stenger, 6000 Hesketh Dr, Bakersfield, CA 93309, USA
PA0KHS Henk van Hensbergen, Smaragdstraat 53, 6534 WN Nijmegen, The
         Netherlands
PY1OTO Renato Ottom Rua Joao Lira 103 ap 105, 22430-210 Rio de Janeiro - RJ,
         Brazil
SM6YOU Rickard Dahlstedt, Ekebergsgatan 4D, 417 02 Gothenburg, Sweden
VU2SWS Sarla Sharma, 7 Gaurav Apartments, Behind Ashok Nagar, Nahur, Mulund
         West, Mumbai 400080, India
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