425 DX News issue #1052

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01 July 2011                                              A.R.I. DX Bulletin
                                   No 1052
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                         ****  DX  INFORMATION  ****
                          Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                        Direttore Responsabile  I2VGW

9A     - Pontus, SM0RUX will be active as 9A/SM0R from the  island  of  Hvar
         (EU-016) on  10-15  July.  He  plans  to  operate  "from  different
         beaches mainly during daytime". QSL via SM0RUX, direct  or  bureau.
         [TNX rsgbiota.org]
BV     - Twelve operators from Taiwan, Japan and Malaysia  will  participate
         in the IOTA Contest as BV100 (www.bv100.tw/EN/) from Kinmen  Island
         (AS-102). QSL via BV2KI. [TNX NG3K]
C2     - Pekka, OH2YY will be active  as  C21YY  (requested  callsign)  from
         Nauru (OC-031) on 11-20 July. He  will  operate  SSB  only  with  a
         tribander and dipoles for 40, 17 and 12 metres. QSL via home  call.
         [TNX OH2YY]
CE     - Cezar, VE3LYC and Dino, CE3PG will attempt to operate  from  Pupuya
         Island (SA-095, new one) for at least three  days  in  mid-November
         [425DXN  1039].  Weather  and  sea   conditions    can    influence
         significantly the landing and  operation  schedule.  They  will  be
         signing CE4A on 17, 20, 30 and 40  metres  SSB  and  CW,  with  two
         stations (100 watts)  and  multiband  verticals.  QSL  via  VE3LYC,
         direct  or  bureau.  Further   information,    including    QSLling
         istructions and details on how contribute  to  this  difficult  and
         expensive project, can be found at http://ce4a.yolasite.com/
E7     - Special event station E76BARDF will be active  on  10-20  July  for
         the 6th Balkan ARDF Championship to be held in Zenica,  Bosnia  and
         Herzegovina (http://6bardf2011.net/). QSL via E71EZC. [TNX E77E]
F      - Special event station TM98TF will be active on 1-14  July  for  the
         98th Tour de France. Expect activity on the HF bands  CW,  SSB  and
         digital modes. QSL via F6KUF, direct or bureau. [TNX F5NQL]
F      - Russell,  G5XW  will  be  active   holiday  style  as  F/G5XW  from
         Noirmoutier Island (EU-064) on 4-9 July. QSL direct to  home  call.
         [TNX rsgbiota.org]
FP     - Victor, VA2WDQ will be active as FP/VA2WA  from  Miquelon  (NA-032)
         on 7-11 July. His main goal is to take part in the  IARU  HF  World
         Championship (SOAB CW LP), with activity on 12, 17 and  30  metres,
         plus 6m if  conditions  allow,  mainly  CW  before  and  after  the
         contest. [TNX DX World]
G      - Phil, G3SWH will be QRV on  CW  only  using  the  special  callsign
         M0RSE (www.m0rse.org) over the weekend of  2-3  July  2011  on  all
         bands from 80 to 10 metres. QSL via G3SWH. Logs  will  be  uploaded
         to LoTW afterwards. [TNX G3SWH]
GD     - Look for  MD/DC5SAN,  MD/DG1SBU,  MD/DG5SBK,  MD/DG7SF,  MD/DH1SBB,
         MD/DJ4AK, MD/DK1SG, MD/DL1SPH and MD/DL6SBN to be active  from  the
         Isle of Man on 7-14 July. The will operate CW, SSB,  RTTY  and  PSK
         on 80-6 metres. QSL via home calls, direct  or  bureau.  They  will
         participate in the IARU HF World Championship (9-10 July)  as  MD9Y
         on SSB (QSL direct only to GD3YUM). [TNX rgsbiota.org]
GM     - Guy G3ZHL, Ken G3YKI and Trevor  G8IBO  hope  to  be  active  (80-6
         metres may be  possible)  as  GM3ZHL/p  from  various  IOTA  island
         groups in north west Scotland during a sailing trip from  9  to  22
         July.  The  route  and  activations  will  depend  totally  on  the
         weather. QSL via GM3ZHL (bureau) or  direct  to  G3ZHL's  permanent
         address in England. [TNX G3ZHL]
IS0    - Claudio, IZ1DNJ and a large group of operators will  be  active  on
         all bands and modes as IM0P from San  Pietro  Island  (EU-165,  IIA
         CI-009) between 22  July  and  2  August,  IOTA  Contest  included.
         Depending on weather and sea  conditions  they  will  also  operate
         from a number of nearby  islands:  Isola  del  Corno  (EU-165,  IIA
         CI-001),  Isola  Piana  (EU-165,  IIA  CI-007),  Isola  dei   Ratti
         (EU-165, IIA CI-008), Isola di Calavinagra  (EU-165,  IIA  CI-011),
         Isola di Stea  (EU-165,  IIA  CI-016),  Isola  Genia  (EU-165,  IIA
         CI-019) and  Isola  Sant'Antioco  (EU-024,  IIA  CI-010).  QSL  via
         IZ1DNJ. [TNX IZ1DNJ]
JX     - Announced frequencies for the 4-16 July  JX5O  operation  from  Jan
         Mayen [425DXN 1044] are as follows:
         CW       7024       10124  14032  18082  21032  24902  28032  50094
         RTTY     7034       10141  14086  18105  21086  24920  28090    -
         BPSK-63  7038       10141  14074  18098  21068  24920  28074    -
         SSB      7074/7144    -    14215  18135  21275  24955  28505  50120
         QSL via SQ8X. QSLling instructions and further  information can  be
         found at http://janmayen2011.org/
KL     - Rick, K6VVA says that "there is a slight possibility  for  a  brief
         NA-172 activation as K9AJ/KL7 right after NA-242".  Rick  and  Mike
         expect to be QRV from Point Lay Barrier Island (NA-242) between  22
         and 26 July [425DXN 1051]. Check www.k6vva.com/iota/na242/news.html
         for updates.
KL     - Yuri, N3QQ plans to operate as KL7RRC  from  Adak  Island  (NA-039)
         between 29 Jul and 3 August, IOTA Contest included. After that,  if
         transportation is available, he will go  and  operate  as  KL7RRC/p
         from Kiska Island (NA-070) indicatively between 6  and  12  August.
         QSL via N7RO or UA9OBA. [TNX rsgbiota.org]
LX     - The Luxembourg Amateur Radio Society (RL) will participate  in  the
         IARU HF World Championship  as  LX0HQ.  Twenty-two  operators  from
         Luxembourg, Germany and The Netherlands  will  be  QRV  from  three
         different locations (Eisenborn  at  LX0RL,  Eschdorf  at  LX7I  and
         Bascharage at LX1TI)  with  nine  stations.  QSL  via  LX2A  (email
         requests for bureau cards can be sent to lx0hq[@]rlx.lu) and  LoTW.
         A live webcam from Eschdorf will be available  during  the  contest
         at www.lx2a.com. [TNX LX2A]
PY     - Special event station PT155FD  will  be  active  on  1-30  July  to
         commemorate the 155th anniversary of  the  founding  of  the  first
         Brazilian Fire Department in Rio de Janeiro. Activity  will  be  on
         40, 20, 15 and 10 metres SSB.  QSL  via  PS7AB,  direct  or  bureau
         (email  requests  for    bureau    cards    can    be    sent    to
         ps7ab[@]yahoo.com). [TNX PS7AB]
UA     - Alexei RN1ON,  Yuri  UA1OC  and  Oleg  UA1PBA  will  be  active  as
         RK1OZM/p from lighthouse Intsy (ARLHS ERU-036) on  1-3  July.  They
         plan to operate CW and SSB on 40-10 metres.  QSL  via  RN1ON.  [TNX
W      - Joe, K5KUA plans to  be  active  as  K5KUA/4  from  Dauphin  Island
         (NA-213) on 4-10 July. Look for him on 40-10  metres  CW.  QSL  via
         home call, direct or bureau. [TNX rsgbiota.org]

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                         ****  GOOD TO KNOW ... ****
                          Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                        Direttore Responsabile  I2VGW

QSL PZ5P ---> Vladislav, UA4LU (QSL manager for PZ5P,  April  2011)  reports
that many direct cards sent to the USA are being returned to sender. If  you
went direct and are still waiting for a card to arrive, please  contact  him
(ua4lu@mail.ru). [TNX US4EX]

TOP LISTS ---> The latest Topband, Topmode  and  Toplist  listings  are  now
available  at  www.425dxn.org/awards/toplist/index.html.   QSOs    confirmed
through LoTW or included in on-line logs  are  eligible  for  listing.  Send
send your scores, as  well  as  any  request  for  further  information,  to
Erminio Pandocchi, I2EOW (i2eow[@]fastwebnet.it)

+ SILENT  KEYS  +  Recently  reported  Silent  Keys  include  Walter  Brilli
(I0WWJ), Takao Togashi (JA7AGO) and Patrick Crepelliere (F6BLQ), who  played
an instrumental role in getting the Democratic Republic  of  Congo  back  on
the air.

                         *** 4 2 5  D X  N E W S ***
                         ******* QSL  ROUTES *******
                          Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                        Direttore Responsabile  I2VGW

CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER
3W3B        E21EIC      GB4EPC      M0TVT       SN08NOB     SQ9NOB
3Z3ZLOT     SP3PGZ      GB50RSARS   G0SWY       SN08ORH     SP9ORH
4L1MA       ON4RU       GB5EPC      M0TVT       SN08XUM/9   SP9XUM
6Y2X        DL2AAZ      GB8EPC      EA6SK       SN1JK       SQ5OVL
8N2H        JR2BOF      GJ6YB/p     G3SWH       SO3IA       VK6IA
9G5XA       G3SWH       HC7AE       EA7FTR      ST2NH       EA7FTR
9M2CNC      G4ZFE       HG15IPA     HA3JB       SX0A        SV2GWY
9M2IDJ      JA6IDJ      HG650D      HA0KA       SX4ME       SV2HWR
9M4CJB      9W2BUG      HI3DX       EB7DX       SY2011BAY   SV7BAY
9M6XRO      M0URX       HI3TT       ON4IQ       SY2011JJZ   SV7JJZ
9Q6CC       CX2CC       HP1/IZ6BRN  IZ8CLM      SY2DIO      SZ2RCP
A61BS       NI5DX       II3NKE      IN3SJG      SY2O        SV2FLQ
A61C        W4JS        J48YA       HA1YA       SY7SOG      SV7FSK
AH0BT       7L1FPU      J68HS       WB4WXE      T32TV       KH6CG
AH0CE       JE3NRO      JW7QIA      LA7QIA      T6SH        K1BV
AH0J        JA1NVF      JW9DL       LA9DL       T80T        JP1IOF
AT8VTM      VU2JHM      K3FOC/KH2   JK1FOC      T88JX       JH1DVG
BY4QA/5     BD4QK       K8HX/KH2    JE1HXZ      T88NA       JK1FNL
C91IW       ZS1WY       KH0K        JE4SMQ      T88ZA       JF1BVG
CN8QN       EA7FTR      KH0R        JE6DND      T8YN        JE1SYN
CO4SM       HA3JB       KH2/N2NL    W2YC        TM1CF       F4DJG
CR5WFF      CT1EJB      KR1YYT/KH2  JR1YYT      TM30ARAD    F6KTM
D2EB        IZ3ETU      LJ2T        LA5EAA      TY5ZR       IK2IQD
DU1IST      JA1HGY      LZ220SM     LZ3SM       UQ7EPC      MM0DFV
E74A        K2PF        LZ85R       LZ1BJ       V25PM       KB4GYT
EG2EPC      EC2AMN      MC0TTR      2W0XTP      VY1T        VY1EEN
EG5HSJ      EA5RKB      NU2K/KH2    JA2JWH      WH0/WU2K    JA3TMM
EG7EPC      EA7URS      OX3XR       OZ3PZ       XK1T        VE8EV
EG8DSJ      EA8RKL      OY6FRA      OY1JD       XU7ACY      W2EN
EH6CI       EA3NY       P40DF       W4SMT       XU7DDD      JA2VWG
EH8DIE      EA8AKN      PJ6D        W5OZI       XV1X        OK1DOT
EK3GM       IK2QPR      PJ76        W6JKV       YJ8A        M0URX
EM3WFF      UT4WA       PJ7MF       IZ1MHY      YP0CD       YO5BFJ
EN125WFF    UR5WD       PP6DX       PY7RP       YV7BMZ      EA7FTR
FM5CD       F5VU        S520SV      S57DX       Z21BB       W3HNK
FO/F6CTL    F6CTL       SD1B/5      DL8AAV      ZD7XF       G3TXF
FY5LH       F5KDR       SN08DEM     SP9DEM      ZF2ZL       W8ERI
GB0FP       G1EYY       SN08LOT     SQ9ORD      ZP6VLA      EA5KB
GB2MOF      GM4UYZ      SN08MZH     SP9MZH      ZP6VT       EA7FTR

DJ5RT    Wilfried F. Ruppert, P.O. Box 1223, 83066 Stephanskirchen, Germany
F6CTL    Yves Le Fichous, Biredes, Landiras, 33720 Podensac, France
OK1DOT   Petr Gustab, P.O. Box 52, 282 01 Cesky Brod, Czech Republic
OY1JD    Jogvan Sune  Danielsen,  P.O. Box 1302, FO-110 Torshavn, Faroe
RA9LR    Vladimir A. Vasil'ev, P.O. Box 2775, Tyumen-3, 625003, Russia
TK4LS    Laurent Ferrandini, Abbazia, 20243 Prunelli di Fiumorbo, France
VE8EV    John Boudreau, P.O. Box 3099, Inuvik NT X0E 0T0, Canada
W5OZI    Pat Rose, P.O. Box 393, Junction TX 76849, USA


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