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                              425 DX News #754
                              15 October 2005 

                             A.R.I. Dx Bulletin
                          Edited by I1JQJ &IK1ADH

           Information, reports and suggestions must be sent to: 
                  Mauro Pregliasco, I1JQJ: DX information 
                         (e-mail i1jqj@425dxn.org )
          Contributors are invited to send their DX information to

                 Mauro Pregliasco, I1JQJ (i1jqj@425dxn.org)

                     The deadline is 12 UTC on Fridays

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                          ****  DX  INFORMATION  ****
                           Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                         Direttore Responsabile I2VGW

9A      - Chris/DL9CHR,   Georg/DL1GEO,   Heli/DH1ABC,   Wolfgang/DJ3MWB   and
           Emir/9A6AA will operate (on 20 and 40 metres SSB, CW and RTTY)  from
           various Croatian islands in the EU-170 IOTA group between 17 and  24
           October.     Further     information     can     be     found     at
           http://www.inet.hr/9a6aa/iocaplan.htm [TNX CT1END]
CT      - Scout Group Vale de Milhacos will  participate in the 48th  Jamboree
           on  the  Air  (JOTA)  on  15-16   October  as  CT7AVM.  A  list   of
           participating    Portuguese    stations    can    be    found     at
DL      - Wolfgang, DK7UY  will  be  active  as  DK7UY/P  from  Ruegen  Island
           (EU-057) from 22 October to  4 November. He  will operate mainly  CW
           and digital modes on 10-80 metres  (maybe 160 metres as well),  with
           some SSB  during the  CQ WW  DX Contest.  All of  the QSOs  will  be
           confirmed automatically via the bureau. [TNX DK7UY]
F       - Francois, F5JNE and Claude, F5MCC will operate on 40 metres SSB  and
           CW as F5JNE/p from Ile du  Petit Moulin de la Scierie (DIFI  89042R)
           and Ile au  Cornu (DIFI  89043R) on  15 October.  Both these  inland
           islands do not count for IOTA. QSL via bureau. [TNX F5NQL]
G       - The Bittern DX Group (http://www.bittern-dxers.org.uk/) will operate
           special event  station GB2NNC  (Norfolk  Nelson's County)  on  21-23
           October to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the death of Horatio
           Nelson at Trafalgar. They will be  transmitting from North  Walsham,
           where both Horatio and his  brother went to  school. QSL via  M0CNP.
           [TNX G0GFQ]
GM      - Leo, W3LEO will once again be  active as MM0LEO from Portpatrick  in
           southwest Scotland from about 17  October to 21  November, CQ WW  DX
           SSB Contest included. QSL via home call.
GW      - Special event call GB200HNT will aired from the HMS Cambria,  docked
           in Sully, South Wales on 21-23 October. This operation by the  Barry
           ARS will mark  the 200 year  anniversary of  Horatio Nelson's  naval
           victory at Trafalgar.  QSL via GW0ANA,  direct or  bureau. [TNX  The
           Daily DX]
HI      - Bob, W9XY  and Steve,  K9WD will  operate as  homecall/HI7 from  the
           Dominican Republic (NA-096)  on 16-22  October. They  will have  two
           separate stations, and activity will be on 40-10 metres CW and  SSB,
           with a possibility of some 6m as well, mainly during their evenings.
           QSL via home calls, direct or bureau. [TNX W9XY]
HR      - Ray, WQ7R will  be active as  HR9/WQ7R from  Roatan Island  (NA-057)
           from 22 October to 4 November. He will operate in his spare time  on
           the HF bands RTTY, PSK and CW, plus CW and SSB on 6 metres. He  will
           also participate in the CQ WW DX SSB Contest as HQ9R. QSLs via N6FF.
           [TNX OPDX Bulletin and]
HS      - The Siam DX Group has been  issued the contest callsign HS0AR to  be
           used until 31 December from the QTH of E21YDP. They will participate
           in the CQ WW DX SSB  Contest as a Multi-Two  entry. QSL via  E21YDP.
           [TNX E21EIC]
I       - Pino/IZ8BGY, Antonio/IZ8CCW  and  Davide/IZ8ESX  will  operate  from
           Scogli Coreca (not IOTA, IIA CS-004) on 15 October.
I       - Special calls  II0SRT (QSL  via IZ0BTV),  II1SRT (QSL  via  IZ1GJK),
           II2SRT (QSL  via I2JJR),  II3SRT (QSL  via I3BQC),  II5SRT (QSL  via
           IZ5BTC), II6SRT (QSL  via IZ6FZS), II7SRT  (QSL via IZ7FLT),  II8SRT
           (QSL via  IZ8EDJ),  IO8SRT (QSL  via  IK8WEJ) and  II9SRT  (QSL  via
           IT9MUF) will be aired on  21-23 October for  the Strange Radio  Team
           special  event.  Proceeds  beyond  out-of-pocket  expenses  will  be
           donated    to     charity.    Information     is    available     at
           http://www.strangeradioteam.com/sr_event.asp or   from  the   Event
           Manager Marco De Carlo, IZ7DOK (iz7dok@libero.it).
I       - Stefano, IW2NNZ  will operate  SSB and CW  from  Scanno di Piallazza
           (EU-155, IIA FE-001) during the weekend.
LU      - The L95WI operation from Isla La Escondida (SA-NEW) [425DXN 743] has
           been cancelled  for  the  time  being  because  a  written  official
           permission has not been  received so far.  However, there are  still
           hopes for the operation to take place in the future.
PA      - Special call PI25SRS/J will be aired during the Jamboree on the  Air
           (JOTA) on 15-16 October to the celebrate the JOTA Silver Jubilee  in
           Spijkenisse, The Netherlands. [TNX PD0RSF]
S2      - Special station S21SHQ will be aired during the Jamboree On The  Air
           (JOTA) on  15-16  October from  the  Chandranath Hills  (800  metres
           a.s.l.) in Chittagong district  of Bagladesh. Look  for them on  +/-
           7090, 14290, 18140, 21360 and 28390 kHz. QSL via S21D (Aminul Kawser
           Khan, Deputy  National  Commissioner, Bangladesh  Scouts,  P.O.  Box
           5130, 1205 Dhaka, Bangladesh). [TNX The Daily DX]
SM      - Fred, SM7DAY and Jan, SM7NGH will operate CW and SSB from Ven Island
           (EU-137) and Hakens  Lighthouse (WLH 0780,  ARLHS SWE-168) on  19-21
           October. QSL via home calls, direct or bureau. [TNX SM7NGH]
SU      - Harve, F5RMY will operate as SU/F5RMY  from Egypt on 22-29  October,
           including some activity in the CQ  WW SSB DX  Contest. QSL via  home
           call. [TNX The Daily DX]
SV      - Hellmuth, DF7XE will  be active as  SV8/DF7XE/P from Thassos  Island
           (EU-174) on 14-23 October. He plans to operate on 80-10 metres  SSB,
           CW, PSK31 and RTTY. QSL via home call. [TNX www.rsgbiota.org]
UN      - Special station UO15I will  be aired on  22-25 October to  celebrate
           the 15th anniversary  of the Republic  of Kazakhstan. A  certificate
           will be available to either licenced amateurs and SWLs for  contacts
           made with Kazakhstan stations during that time frame; please contact
           Sergey N. Borissov,  UN1II (un1ii@qrz.ru)  for further  information.
           [TNX CT1END]
VK9     - David, VK2CZ (VK9XD, QSL  via VK6NE) and  Charlie, W0YG (VK9XG,  QSL
           direct to home call) will  be active from  Christmas Island from  23
           October to 6 November (including an entry as VK9XD during the CQ  WW
           SSB Contest). After that, Charlie will go and operate as VK9CG  (QSL
           direct to home call) from Cocos-Keeling  on 8-21 November. [TNX  The
           Daily DX and OPDX Bulletin]
XU      - Rich/DK8YY (XU7AYY), Ingolf/DL4JS  (XU7AJS), Detlef/DL3ALI  (XU7ALI)
           and Kuni/DL3JVN (XU7AVN) will operate SSB, CW and digital modes from
           Cambodia on 16-28  October. QSL for  all via  DH7WW, direct  (Ulrich
           Moeckel, Muldenstr. 1, 08304 Schoenheide,  Germany) or bureau.  [TNX

WORLD TOUR  --->  Seppo, OH1VR  and  Juhani, OH3SR  will  be  travelling  and
operating around the world between  24 October and  13 December. Their  World
Tour schedule is as follows:
24-31 Oct      Azores              CU2/OH1VR (CQ WW SSB 15m LP)
                                     CU2/OH3SR (RTTY and SSB)
03-08 Nov      South               ZS/OH1VR and ZS/OH3SR
09-10 Nov      Singapore           QRV from 9V1PC for a few hours
10-13 Nov      Thailand            HS0AC/OH1VR and /OH3SR
13-15 Nov      Japan               JA????/OH1VR and /OH3SR
15-19 Nov      Hawaii              KH6/AE6PP and KH6/OH3SR
19-25 Nov      USA (San Francisco) AE6PP and W6/OH3SR
26-28 Nov      USA (NYC)           Possibly 4U1UN in CQ WW CW for a few hours
28 Nov-13 Dec  - Aruba             P4/OH1VR
                - Curacao           PJ2/OH1VR and PJ2/OH3SR
                - Bonaire           PJ4/OH1VR and PJ4/OH3SR
Online logs will be available at http://www.oh1vr.net/index.html [TNX NG3K]

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

AA SCORES ---> The  new  Antarctica  Award  score tables are now available at
http://www.mdxc.org/antarctica/award.asp They  include  the  Certificates of
Excellence,  Honour Rolls,  Basic Awards  and   Operator Certificates  issued
through 12 October 2005. [TNX IZ8CGS]

NOT THE MANAGER ---> Branko, 9A7YY reports  that DL5DAN is listed as his  QSL
manager in  a few  online resources.  However Branko  has never  had any  QSL
manager, cards should be sent to his home call direct or via the bureau.

QSL ER4DX ---> Gene, UT7ND reports  he no longer the  QSL manager for  Willy,
ER4DX. Cards should be sent direct to Vasily Romanyuk, P.O. Box 1662, MD 2044
Chishinau, Moldova.

RTTY SURVEY  ---> The  results of  the 2005  RTTY Most  Needed DXCC  Entities
Survey  [425DXN   746]  are   now  available   on  Don,   AA5AU's  web   site
(http://www.aa5au.com/rttysurvey2005.html). You will find a complete  listing
of the  top 240  entities and  their final  ranking, as  well as  the top  50
entities most  needed in  Asia, Europe  and North  America. The  top 10  most
wanted entities worldwide are:
1.  BS7  Scarborough Reef 100.0%         6.  FT5W Crozet           78.3%
2.  VU   Lakshadweep       88.9%         7.  HK0  Malpelo          76.8%
3.  7O   Yemen             87.6%         8.  KP5  Desecheo         75.2%
4.  3Y   Bouvet            79.3%         9.  VK0  Macquarie        74.9%
5.  VU   Andaman & Nicobar 78.9%        10.  3Y   Peter I          73.7%

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                           *******  QSL INFO  ********
                            Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                          Direttore Responsabile  I2VGW

CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER
2U1DQZ/P    G5XW        ED9RGC      EA9PY       PI60NYM     PA0KHS
3G1M        XQ1IDM      EI05CCC     EI5CRC      PJ4/W9NJY   WD9DZV
4K9W        DL6KVA      EY8MM       K1BV        R73SRR      UA3DX
4KR60S      4J5A        FK8GJ       F6CXJ       S01MZ       EA1BT
4L1MA       ON4RU       FM5BH       W3HNK       S79EC       RZ3EC
4L6VV       UA6EZ       FM5DN       KU9C        S79NAN      RA3NAN
4X1FQ       AA4V        G6PZ        M5AAV       S79RRC      RZ3EC
4X7AZ       4Z5LA       GB0LTM      G4LAD       SN0ZX       SQ9FMU
5H1GHW      DL6JGN      GB200RN     G0VIX       SN60ZSE     SP3ZHC
5H1JCH      DJ8NK       GB90STD     G3STD       SP0DXC      SP6CZ
5H3EE       DL4SM       GT0STH      G4DIY       ST0RM       T93Y
5N45NDP     IK5JAN      GU1OCN/P    G5XW        ST2NH       EA7FTR
5R8FL       G3SWH       GU5XW/P     G5XW        ST2T        S57DX
5R8HH       I5JHW       HG3IPA      HA3JB       T32S        IT9YRE
5U7B        I2YSB       HI3TEJ      ON4IQ       T32SNW      I1SNW
5U7JB       ON5NT       HS0ZFS      LX1KQ       T80B        WB6Z
5Z4/UA4WHX/A UA4WHX     II9AC       IT9ECQ      T88CQ       JA0DCQ
6W1SA       F4BIT       IO1ALP      bureau      TA4ZT       DK1AR
6W7/F8PDR   F8PDR       IO1ALP      I1JQJ (a)   TF3XEN      KT6YL
7Z1SJ       EA7FTR      IO1ARI      bureau      TM0GPK      F4ERQ
7Z1UG       DO1HEN      IO1ARI      I1JQJ (a)   TM1AMP      F5KEU
8N1C50A     bureau      IO1BIA      bureau      TM1NOR      F8LDX
8N380N      bureau      IO1BIA      I1JQJ (a)   TM3DR       F2WS
9G5ZS       ZS6EGB      IO1BOB      bureau      TM6MXP      F5KFL
9J2BO       G3TEV       IO1BOB      I1JQJ (a)   TM6SEF      F4CMC
9K2MU       WA4JTK      IO1CRO      bureau      TO5R        F6AML
9M2/PF5X    PA0KHS      IO1CRO      I1JQJ (a)   TX5M        F6AML
9M2CNC      G4ZFE       IO1CUR      bureau      UE3NRI/P    RA3NN
9M2TO       JA0DMV      IO1CUR      I1JQJ (a)   UK4YT       K4YT
9M6/G3OOK   M5AAV       IT9AC       IT9JLG      UN7AB       DL8KAC
A52SY       ON4ON       IU7SCT      IK7BPV      UN8LF       UN7LZ
A6/OD5TX    W4JS        J43XG       HA4XG       VP8DIA      GM3EIY
A61AS       YO3FRI      JW0HZ       SQ5TA       VQ9DY       KE9VB
AM0SCI      EA1EAU      JW1CCA      LA1CCA      VU3DXY      KX7YT
AO7URE      EA7URE      JW3TR       LA3TR       W0W         KG0DX
BU2/JJ1TBB  JL1ANP      JW5YJ       LA5YJ       W4I         WA4AA
CN2DX       EA7FTR      JW7WCA      LA7WCA      W5C         NA5Q
CN8KD       EA5XX       JW9LMA      LA9LMA      WH2V        JF2VFN
CO3VK       IZ8EBI      K7C         K4TSJ       XM7IG       VE7IG
CO8LY       EA7AH       KH0/JM1YGG  JM1YGG      XQ3/IQ6CC   IZ8DDG
CS5BWW      CT1BWW      KH0AC       K7ZA        YB0AZ       W7TSQ
CU1CB       EA5KB       LZ0BETA     LZ2LE       YB1BAD      ON4RU
DL2GG/YV5   DL3AMA      LZ26ZA      LZ1KZA      YC8TAF      EA5KB
DQ3M        DK3DM       MB2HFC      G4BWP       YC9MKF      YB9BU
DR50BUND    DL1WH       MU/VE3RKK   XE1KK       YI9LZ       LZ1ZF
DS50IC      DS0IC       MU0JZE/P    G5XW        YU5W        YU1QW
ED1SJC      EA1RCO      MU3SDE/P    M3SDE       ZA1E        I2MQP
ED1XXV      EA9CP       NP4A        W3HNK       ZK1CQA      SM1CQA
ED4URH      EA4ECY      OD5UR       LZ1YE       ZK1EQL      SM7EQL
ED5TIF      EA5FHK      OE50PWW     OE4PWW      ZK1EQL      SM7EQL
ED5TII      EA5FHK      OH0JFP      SM0JHF      ZK1ETW      SM7ETW
ED7CK       EA7HBC      OO4ZD       ON4ZD       ZM1A        ZL1AMO
ED8FPH      EA8URV      PI60ETL     PI4ETL      ZS6CCY      OK1DOT

(a) direct

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                           *******  ADDRESSES  *******
                            Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                          Direttore Responsabile  I2VGW

4L8A     Vakhtang Mumladze, P.O. Box 120, Tbilisi 0108, Georgia
4Z5LA    Ruslan Bunyat-Zade, P.O. Box 345 D.N. Efraim, Barqan 44820, Israel
EA9LZ    Jorge Taboada, P.O. Box 530, 51080 Ceuta, Spain
F6AML    Serge Chojnacki, 15 Grande Rue, 77520 Paroy, France
F8PDR    Benoit Le Bourgeois, Route de Chevry, F50420 Tessy/Vire, France
G5XW     P.O. Box 2, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 4AP, England
JA4GXS   Kenji Sasaki, 2-15 Ishikannon-cyo, Yamaguchi-city, 753-0038 Japan
K7C      Kure DXpedition 2005, c/o K4TSJ, P.O. Box 1, Watkinsville, GA 30677,
LZ1KZA   P.O. Box 36, 4300 Karlovo, Bulgaria
M3SDE    Tim Beaumont, P.O. Box 17, Kenilworth, Warwickshire CV8 1SF, England
OK1DOT   Petr Gustab, P.O. Box 52, Cesky Brod, 282 01 Czech Republic
PA0KHS   Henk van Hensbergen, Smaragdstraat 53, 6534WN Nijmegen, The
RZ3EC    Eugene Shelkanovtcev, P.O. Box 70, Orel, 302028, Russia
XQ1IDM   Nicolas Herrera G., P.O. Box 345, Antofagasta, Chile
YU1QW    Cocic Slavoljub, Dositejeva 13, 36210 Vrnjacka Banja, Serbia and

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