425 DX News issue #794

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                              425 DX News #794
                               22 July 2006 

                             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      - Look for Norbi,  9A/HA3FIN to operate  on the HF  bands from  Pasman
          Island (EU-170, IOCA CI-085) on 25-31  July. He will participate  in
          the IOTA Contest  as 9A/HG3X. QSL  for both calls  via HA3FIN.  [TNX
9A      - Aniko, 9A/HA5TAA and Feri, 9A/HA5AZZ are on Murter Island (not IOTA,
          IOCA CI-074) until 30 July. They try to visit as many other Croatian
          islands as possible, operating SSB on 20 and 40 metres. QSL via  the
          Hungarian bureau. [Tnx HA0HW]
CE      - Special callsign CE70RG (CE Seven  Zero RG) will  be aired on  80-10
          metres SSB and CW for one month starting on 22 July to celebrate the
          70th anniversary of Radio Club Rancagua.  QSL via IZ8CLM, direct  or
          bureau. [TNX IZ8CLM]
EA      - EA7HY, EA7HW,  EA7AVW,  EC7AEJ, EC7ALT,  EA4TD,  EA4ATA,  EC4DX  and
          possibily others will  operate as  ED7SPI from  Sancti Petri  Island
          (EU-143, DIE S-002) on 28-30 July, IOTA Contest included. They  plan
          to have three stations active  on 10-80 metres  SSB, CW and  digital
          modes. QSL via EC7AEJ. [TNX EA4TD]
EI      - Dave, EI3IO will  operate as EJ3IO  from the  Aran Islands  (EU-006)
          from 27 July to 1 August. QSL via home call. [TNX The Daily DX]
EI      - David, GI8SKN/EI3GKB will operate holiday style  as EJ3GKB/P on  the
          HF bands and 6 metres SSB  from Inisheer (EU-006) on 27-31 July.  He
          says he will be active "before and after IOTA Contest times".
ES      - ES1AN, ES1LS, ES1QV, ES1LSR, ES2EZ, ES2DJ and ES2NJ will operate  as
          ES2U from  Rammu Island  (EU-149) from  27 July  to 1  August,  IOTA
          Contest included. [TNX NG3K]
F       - Special event call TM0FIL will be aired on all bands and modes  from
          24 July to 6 August for the 36th Festival Inter-celtique de  Lorient
          (http://www.festival-interceltique.com/). QSL via F6KPQ. [TNX F8REF]
G       - Dom, M1KTA  plans  to  operate as  M1KTA/p  from  St.  Agnes  Island
          (EU-011) between 28 July  and 4 August,  IOTA Contest included.  QSL
          via home call, direct or bureau. [TNX VA3RJ]
G       - Special event  station  GB2CS  will  be  active  from  the  Cheshire
          International      Scout      Jamboree      ("Chamboree       2006",
          www.chamboree.org.uk) from 29 July to 5 August. Activity will be  on
          most HF bands. QSL via the bureau or direct to G1GYJ. [TNX G7BQY]
GM      - Rick, G4BYB is active as GM3PPG/P from South Uist (EU-010) until  13
          August. He will participate in  the IOTA Contest  on all bands  SSB.
          [TNX www.rsgbiota.org]
GW      - The Barry Amateur Radio Society will operate as GB5FI from  Flatholm
          Island (EU-124) starting on  27 July. They  will participate in  the
          IOTA Contest as GW8K. QSLs via GW0ANA. [TNX GW0ANA]
HL      - Kang, DS4DRE will be  active as DS4DRE/4  from Hong Island  (AS-093)
          from now until the  end of the  year. He plans  to operate on  10-80
          metres SSB and CW. QSL via home call, direct or bureau. [TNX DS4DRE]
HL      - The Hanyang University Wave Reserach Club  (HL0C) will be active  as
          HL0C/2 from  Tokchok Island  (AS-090) on  22-26 July.  They plan  to
          operate on 40, 20 and 15  metres mainly CW, with  some SSB. QSL  via
          HL0C. [TNX HL1UVH]
HL      - HL2UOK, HL2AEJ, HL2IFR, HL2ADO and HL2IYI  will operate as D7C  from
          Daecheong (AS-122) on  28-30 July,  IOTA Contest  included. QSL  via
          HL2IFR. [TNX NG3K]
I       - Fabio, IZ7FLQ  will operate  as IG9/IZ7FLQ/p  from Lampedusa  Island
          (AF-019, IIA  AG-001)  from  28  July  to  4  August,  IOTA  Contest
          included. Side trips to Lampione (AG-002), Linosa (AG-003) and Isola
          dei Conigli (AG-004) are possible. [TNX IZ7FLQ]
IS0     - After   operating   from    Aglio   (IIA    OT-054,   pictures    at
          http://www.mdxc.org/aglio/) and Carpa (IIA OT-032), Roberto,  IS0JMA
          and  ARI  Olbia's  "IM0  On  The  Air"  team  are  planning  further
          activities as IM0/IS0JMA and/or IM0/IM0GNF from other islands in the
          EU-041 IOTA group (Maddalena Archipelago). QSL via home call, direct
          or bureau. [TNX IS0JMA]
KL      - Hubert, K6HFA plans to operate on 40 and 20 metres SSB and CW as K7A
          from Neragon Island in the Wade-Hampton County group (NA-241/pr)  on
          21-25 July. Look for him on +/- 7023, 7223, 14023 and 14255 kHz. QSL
          route TBA. [TNX W3UR]
LA      - Thorsten, DB7TF will operate  SSB only on  10-10 metres as  LA/DB7TF
          from Store Island (EU-055) on 26-30 July, IOTA Contest included. QSL
          via home call, direct or bureau. [TNX www.rsgbiota.org]
OZ      - Rene,  DL2JRM  will  operate  as  OZ/DL2JRM/p  from  Lolland  Island
          (EU-029, SJ-015  for the  Danish Islands  Award) on  28-31 July.  He
          plans to be active on 160m-70cm CW and SSB. QSL via home call.  [TNX
SM      - Mike, SM2OAN is now active as 7S2S from Seskaro Island (EU-139).  He
          expects to  remain there  through July,  and  to return  during  the
          weekends in August, September and October. QSL via home call, direct
          or bureau. On-line  logs are available  at http://www.7s2s.com  [TNX
SV      - Marcel, PA9M and George,  SV8GXC will be  active as SV8/PA9M/p  from
          Chios Island (EU-049) between  29 July and  10 August, IOTA  Contest
          included. QSL via PA9M. [TNX OPDX Bulletin]
UA      - Alexey, RA1QY plans to operate as  either RA1QY/1 and UE1RLH/1  from
          several Russian  islands in  the EU-153  IOTA group  on 21-30  July.
          Expect activity on  20 and possibily  on 40 and  30 metres from  the
          following islands: Pulonets, Purluda,  Baklan, Bol'shoy Kaynets  and
          Nyapa. QSL via RA1QY (Alexey M.  Morozov, P.O. Box 24,  Cherepovets,
          162611, Russia). [TNX RA1QY]
UR      - Slava/US7IGF, Roman/UR7IJQ, Alexandr/UR7IKV and Roman/UY7IQ will  be
          active from Raygorods'kyi  Island (SD-17 for  the Ukrainian  Islands
          Award) on 23 July. They plan  to operate on 40-17  and 6 metres  SSB
          and CW. QSL via home calls. [TNX US7IGF]
UR      - UR5FAV, UT0FT, UT2UZ, UT3FW, UT7UT, UX0FF and UX2HO will participate
          in the IOTA Contest as EM5F from Ankudinov Island (EU-182). QSL  via
          UX0FF, direct or bureau. [TNX UX0FF]
VE      - Bryan, K2BW  will operate  on 10-80  metres  as K2BW/VE1  from  Cape
          Breton Island (NA-010) on 21-26 July.  QSL via home call, direct  or
          bureau. [TNX VA3RJ]
VE        John, VE7JOH and Rick, VE7ADN will be active on 80, 40 and 20 metres
          from the Malcolm Island ARC (VE7MIV)  on Malcolm Island (NA-091)  on
          29-30 July. [TNX rsgbiota.org]
W       - Kenneth, AK1Q will  be active from  Louds Island  (NA-137) on  28-30
          July. He will operate on 10-40 metres  SSB and CW (20 wpm or  less).
          QSL via home call. [TNX www.rsgbiota.org]
W       - N1DX, W0NO, K0BJ and K1TWF  will be active  from Deer Isle  (NA-055)
          from 24 July to 1 August, including an entry in the IOTA Contest  as
          N1DX. QSL via home calls. [TNX www.rsgbiota.org]
W       - Steve, W3RFA will  be active in  the IOTA Contest  from South  Marsh
          Island (NA-140). He will operate SSB only with 20 watts max; he will
          be accessing the island by canoe and will only have what he can pack
          in  the  canoe  on  a   single  trip.  QSL   via  home  call.   [TNX
YB      - YB5QZ and YB5NOF will be active  as YE5R from Rupat Island  (OC-245)
          on 28-30 July, IOTA Contest included. [TNX GM3VLB]
YB      - Adhi, YC3MM  reports he  will participate  in  the IOTA  Contest  as
          YC3MM/9 from Bali Island (OC-022). He will operate on 15 metres only
          (CW/SSB), with  100 watts  and a  3-element  yagi. QSL  via  IZ8CCW,
          direct or bureau. [TNX IZ8CCW]
YU6     - 4O3T (QSL  via  YT6A) is  the  callsign to  be  used  by  the  large
          multi-national team of operators who  will attend the  International
          DX Festival Montenegro 2006 between 20 July and 13 August. The  list
          of operators  includes 9A6AA,  A61M, DJ7EO,  DJ9ZB, DL3DXX,  DL6LAU,
          IK1ADH, IK1PMR, K1ZZ, KA1ZD, K2LEO, K2WR, N6OX, W6OSP, WW5L,  LZ1JY,
          LZ1UQ, LZ2UU, OH2BH, OH2RF, OH2TA, ON4IA, ON4ATW, ON5TN, PA0R, PB2T,
          S50R, SM0W, SP5XVY, T95A, UA3AB, UA4HBW, UA4HOX, YU1AA, YU3YQ, YT3T,
          YT6A, YT6T, YT6Y and Z35G plus  several others. The first QSO  under
          the 4O3T programme was made by  19-year old Nikola, YZ6AMD at  10.20
          UTC on 20 July; totally some seven 4O3T stations are expected to hit
          the airwaves over this weekend. Announced operating frequencies are:
          1826.5, 3522, 7022, 10106, 14022, 18072, 21022, 24892 and 28022  kHz
          (CW); 3795, 7055, 14190,  18145, 21290, 24945  and 28490 kHz  (SSB);
          7035, 10135, 14085,  18105, 21085 and  28085 kHz  (RTTY); 50106  kHz
          CW/SSB.    Further     information    and     on-line    logs     at
YU6     - Another large team of operators (YU6AO, YT1AD, YU1AU, YU1NR,  YU7NU,
          YU7KW, 4N1JA, YT7AW, RA3AUU, RW3QC, RK3AD  (?), YU1DX, Z35A,  Z32AU,
          S56A, IZ0BTV, YZ1EW,  YU6ST, YZ6DCT  and possibily  others) will  be
          active as  YU6AO on  all bands  and modes  with four  stations  from
          Podgorica, Montenegro until  15 August.  Suggested frequencies  are:
          1830, 3530, 7010,  10115, 14015, 18080,  21015, 24900, 28010,  50102
          and 144050 kHz (CW); 1850, 3790,  7080, 14250, 18130, 21250,  24930,
          28450, 50130 and 144310 kHz (SSB); 3585, 7040, 10130, 14085,  18110,
          21085, 24910, 28085 kHz (digital modes) 14232 kHz (SSTV). YU6AO  has
          already  been  approved  for  DXCC  credit  (beginning  4  July  and
          afterwards, 425DXN 793). QSL to YU6AO, direct or bureau. [TNX YT1AD]
YU6     - Emir, 9A6AA will attend the International DX Festival in  Montenegro
          (20 July-13 August) and will try to get a licence for activity  from
          Sv. Nikola (EU-163). If he suceeds,  and depending on free time,  he
          plans to operate  for a  few hours  on 40  and 20  metres SSB.  [TNX

NORTHERN EUROPE TOUR ---> Gianpi,  IK1TTD will be  touring Norway and  Sweden
between 25 July  and 7 August.  He plans  to operate  from various  locations
using 100 watss and vertical monobanders. QSL via home call. [TNX IK1TTD]

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

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DXCC Branch Manager Bill Moore, NC1L, at (860)594-0234 or dxcc@arrl.org. They
will publish a correction in October 2006 QST. [TNX NC1L]

QSL EM5F --->  Nick, UX0FF  reports that  all of  the contacts  made by  EM5F
(EU-182) in 2005  have been confirmed  direct or  via the  bureau. Those  who
still need a card can send  their request to Nikolay  Lavreka, P.O. Box  320,
Izmail, 68609, Ukraine or (for bureau cards) to ux0ff1@izmail.uptel.net

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                          ***  NEWS FROM THE WEB  ***
                           Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                         Direttore Responsabile  I2VGW

P29VV:       On-line log and a  few pictures of  Johan's (PA3EXX) recent  IOTA
             activity  from   Garove  Island   (OC-181)   can  be   found   at
             http://home.quicknet.nl/mw/prive/willemsen/. QSL  via home  call,
             direct (Johan. Willemsen, Belmolendijk  12, 1693 DJ  Wervershoof,
             The Netherlands) or bureau.
QSL ROUTES:  Paul, ON6DP  (OP0P)  maintains  a  QSL  Manager  DBase  that  now
             contains about  73,100  QSL  routes.  It  can  be  downloaded  at
             http://on6dp.be.tf [TNX ON6DP]
WRTC 2006:   A few photo galleries (more are expected) of the World Radiosport
             Team Championship  recently  held  in  Brazil  are  available  at
             http://www.wrtc2006.com/site/images/album.asp [TNX PY5EG]

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

CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER
3X2YA       pirate      ED8URL      EA8URL      S9SS        N4JR
4H1Q        DU1EV       EG5VPV      EA5URV      SF40A       SM5DYC
4L0HQ       K3PD        EJ3GJB/p    GI0PCU      SJ9WL       SM5DJZ
4N150AE     YU7AE       EJ3GKB/p    GI8SKN      SK60CG      SM6JSM
4O3T        YT6A        EL2AR       EL2BA       SN10SH      SP9KGC
4O5MOBA     YZ1DO       EY8MM       K1BV        ST2T        S57DX
4W6AAB      PA7FM       FS5KA       W3HNK (a)   SU9AM       W3BH
4Z5KJ       W0MM        FW8AA       JA8UWT      SV0XAO      DJ5JH
5C8A        EA5XX       GB0YAA      M1RAL       SV5/M0DOV   4Z4DX
5F50KA      EA7FTR      GB5HQ       G3TXF       SV9/SV1EJD  IZ8CCW
5X1GS       WB2YQH      GJ/ON4QJ    ON5UR       T70HQ       T70A
5Z1A        PA1AW       HA3HV       WB3ACH      T80W        JM1LJS
6W1EA       EA4ATI      HF40PSL     SP5PSL      T88DJ       JO2JDJ
7Q7BJ       G4AHK       HF70ZBK     SP2PTU      T88OR       JG3DOR
7S2AT       SK2AT       HG9R        HA9RU       T99D        DJ2MX
7S2S        SM2OAN      HS0AC       HS0ZFZ      TI2VW       EA7FTR
7S5A        SM4DDS      IC8S        IK8WEJ      TM7BV       F6KVD
8S30JC      SK7JC       IZ3HER/p    IK3GES      TX1A        LZ1JZ
8S6EM       SM6YOU      JT1T        JT1CD       TZ6PVI      ON4LN  (c)
9G5A/P      UY5ZZ       K9AJ/VY0    K9AJ        TZ6PVI      ON7ASL (d)
9G5UR       UY5ZZ       KD6WW/VY0   KD6WW       UE0CBP      RV0CD
9J2VB       UA4WHX      KP2A        W3HNK       UE1RDA/1    RW1QN
9K9HQ       9K2CQ       KP4SQ       W3HNK       UE3LWP      RA3LBA
9M2JKL      JH3GCN      LR4D        LU4AA       UE3NQ/P     RA3NQ
9M4SAB      9M6TW       LU2FLN      EA5KB       UE3OFF/1    RA3QSY
9M4SEB      M5AAV       NA8O/AH0    JK1FNL      UE3QRP/6    RV3DPM
9M6/JA3DFM  JA3DFM      OD5PL       HB9CRV      UE4HBA      RX4HJ
9M6/JA3EGZ  JA3EGZ      OH0PM       OH2PM       UE9AAA      UA9AB
A61C        W4JS        OP0HQ       ON5ZO       UR4MZA/P    UX3MR
A61R        EA7FTR      OX3PG       WA0SMQ      VE1/VE9GLF  VE9GLF
A71EM       EA7FTR      OY/G3ZAY/p  G3ZAY       VE1/VE9MY   VE9MY
A72OO6      EA7FTR      OY/G7VJR/p  G7VJR       VE1OTA/P    VE1VOX
B1HQ        BA4EG       OY/M0BLF/p  M0BLF       VU3RYO      DL2JRM
B3HQ        BA4EG       OY/M0DEG    M0DEG       WH7S        F6EXV
B4HQ        BA4EG       OY/M0SCH/p  M0SCH       XX9A        XX9BB
B7HQ        BA4EG       OY/M0TJH/p  M0TJH       YB0AZ       W7TSQ
BD7KLO/7    BD7KLO      P40HQ       PB2T        YE1O        YC1RIV
C91HQ       K5LBU       PJ7A        W3HNK (b)   YN1/EA3EXV  EA3EXV
CS25M       CT1EHX      PP5WRTC     PP5VB       YT150YT     YT7YT
CU5X        EA3GHZ      R60F        UA2FEK      YV70IARU    YV5AJ
CU6X        EA3GHZ      R60FW       UA2DC       YZ150Z      YU1ACR
CU7X        EA3GHZ      R60HRC      UA6HR       ZA/UT7DW    DK6CW
D2DX        OH2BAD      R6SE        RW3WWW      ZA1/I2AZ    I8YGZ
DA0FIFA     DL9ZEA      RA1QQ/1     RA1QQ       ZL6A        ZL1BHQ
DQ35AGCW    DL1AH       RA1QY/1     RA1QY       ZS0HQ       ZS4BS
DT0HF       HL2FDW      RA9LI/9     UA9LP       ZW2FEN      PY2QI
EA5HQ       EA4URE      RZ4HZW/4    RX4HJ       ZW3J        PT2OP

(a) all contacts after March 2006               (c) direct
(b) all contacts starting 2006                  (d) bureau

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

CT1EKF   Antonio Jose Xar da Costa, Rua do Centro Vidreiro 917, Bustelo,
         3720-626 Oliveira de Azemeis, Portugal
EA3GHZ   Juan Carlos Barcelo Torta, P.O. Box 51, 43540 Sant Carles Rapita,
HV5PUL   Luca Della Giovampaola, Piazza S. Giovanni in Laterano 4, 00120
         Citta' del Vaticano
IS0JMA   Roberto Alaimo, P.O. Box 41 Centro, 07026 Olbia - OT, Italy
LZ1JZ    Tony Stefanov, P.O. Box 43, Harmanli, 6450 Bulgaria
M5AAV    Graham Ridgeway, 6 Pilgrim Street, Nelson, Lancs BB9 0JQ, England
PA7FM    Dennis Robbemond, Loggerhof 11, 3181 NS Rozenburg, The Netherlands
RA1QQ    Nick A. Smerdov, P.O. Box 24, Cherepovets 162611, Russia
RA3QSY   Igor Makeev, P.O. Box 2, Voronezh, 394010, Russia
SM2OAN   Mikael Styrefors, Skolvagen 18, SE-95040 Tore, Sweden
VE1VOX   Dana Rushton, P.O. Box 1862, Truro, NS B2N 6C7, Canada
W3BH     Jim Sorenson, 419 Aderhold Road, Saxonburg, PA 16056, USA
W3HNK    Joseph Arcure Jr, 115 Buck Run Road, Lincoln University, PA 19352,
YT6A     Ranko Boca, Nikole Ljubibratica 78, 85340 Herceg Novi, Montenegro
YT6T     Djurica Maletin, Zgrada PKB, Zelenika 85346, Herceg Novi, Montenegro
YU6AO    Gojko Mitrovic, Crnojevica 4, 81000 Podgorica, Montenegro


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