425 DX News issue #810

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                              425 DX News #810
                             11 November 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

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

3B8     - Rich/OM2TW, Bob/OM1KW, Roman/OM2RA and Zuzi/OM2YL will be active  as
          3B8/OM0C from Mauritius (AF-049) on 17-30 November. They plan to  be
          operate mostly on the low bands and RTTY, and to participate in  the
          CQ WW DX CW Contest. QSL via OM2FY. [TNX The Daily DX]
8Q      - Gianluca, IK0XIH (www.mdxc.org/8q7gl) will be  active as 8Q7GL  from
          the Maldives (AS-013) on 21-27 November. He plans to operate SSB  on
          10-80 metres. QSL via home call, direct or bureau. [TNX IZ8CCW]
A7      - Special  event  station  A70RRY  is  active  until  15  December  to
          celebrate the XV  Asian Games that  will be held  in Doha, Qatar  on
          1-15 December. QSL via EA7FTR. [TNX NG3K]
C6      - C6ARI is the callsign that will be used for the 3-9 January activity
          from Elbow Cay (NA-219)  [425DXN 809]. QSL  via DL3OCH. The  website
          for the operation is at http://www.qslnet.de/na219 [TNX DL5YWM]
I       - The Tikirriki Contest Club (http://www.ih9p.com) will participate in
          the CQ  WW DX  CW Contest  as  IH9P (Multi-Multi)  from  Pantelleria
          (AF-018, IIA  TP-01). The  operators will  be I1HJT,  I1NVU,  I2YSB,
          IT9BLB, IT9VDQ, IT9ZGY, IT9ZMX, IV3SKB and  IZ1GAR. Expect some  SSB
          and digital mode activity as IH9/homecall  starting on 20  November.
          QSL via KR7X and LOTW. [TNX IT9BLB]
JA      - Special event station 8J1ANT  is active through  31 March 2007  from
          the JARL building in Tokyo, Japan to celebrate the 50th  anniversary
          of the  Japanese Antarctic  Research Expedition  programme. QSL  via
          bureau. [TNX I1HYW]
J2      - Alfeo/I1HJT,    Silvano/I2YSB,     Carlo/IK1AOD,     Vinicio/IK2CIO,
          Angelo/IK2CKR and Marcello/IK2DIA  will be active  as J20M and  J20R
          (requested calls)  from Moucha  Island  (AF-053), Djibouti  on  1-15
          February. They will have three stations and will operate CW, SSB and
          RTTY on 10-160  metres. QSL  via I2YSB,  direct or  bureau. The  web
          pages for  the expedition  can be  found at  http://www.i2ysb.com/j2
          [TNX I2YSB]
J5      - Father  Gianfranco  Gottardi,  J59OFM  operates  from  the  catholic
          mission at Caboxangue, Guinea Bissau. He  is active only on  Sundays
          and Wednesdays between 16.15 and 16.45 UTC on +/- 14321 kHz.  Father
          Gianfranco does not speak English, but answers to calls in  Italian,
          Spanish and Portuguese language. QSL via I3LDP (Lucio Bresciani, Via
          Locchi 29, 37124 Verona - VR, Italy). [TNX I3LDP]
J7      - Michel, F6COW and Dominique, F6EPY will be active as J79CO and J79EP
          from Dominica (NA-101) from 20 November  to 5 December, CQ WW DX  CW
          Contest included. They will operate CW,  SSB and some digital  modes
          with two stations. QSL via home calls, direct or bureau. [TNX F6EPY]
V3      - Joe, K8JP is  QRV as V31JP  from Belize until  early April 2007.  He
          operates mostly CW  on 160-6 metres.  QSL via KA9WON.  [TNX ARRL  DX
VP5     - Roger/W7VV, Ralph/VE7XF,  Dick/K7BTW  and possibly  others  will  be
          active as VP5/homecall from Providenciales, Caicos Islands  (NA-002)
          from 17  November to  1  December. QSL  via  home calls.  They  will
          participate in the  CQ WW DX  CW Contest as  VP5W (Multi-2, QSL  via
          W7TSQ). [TNX VA3RJ]
VU7     - The Amateur Radio Society of  India reports that  most of the  VU7LD
          team members met in Bangalore on  1 November to finalize details  of
          equipment and logistics.  The operation is  confirmed to take  place
          from  Kavaratti  Island  starting  on  1  December.  Two  additional
          "collection hubs" for  donations have been  established  in  Germany
          and Japan  - details  can  be found  on  the expedition  website  at
XT      - Michael, F1IQH  will  be  staying in  Burkina  Faso  for  one  month
          starting on 13 November. He plans to operate as XT2WC with 100 watts
          and dipoles for 40  and 20 metres.  E-mail xt2wc@aol.com for  skeds.
          QSL via home call. [TNX F5NQL]
YU6     - Martti Laine, OH2BH will celebrate his 60th birthday on 19  November
          and a unique 48-hour birthday party on the air has been organized to
          take place from Montenegro on 18-19 November. Look for 4O60BH to  be
          aired on CW  and SSB simultaneously,  on frequencies  .025 and  .225
          (14.025, 14.225, etc). The radio operations  are led by Ranko,  YT6A
          and Dragan, YT6Y, plus others. QSL  via OH2BN (direct requests  will
          be honoured by a special stamp  released for the occasion).  Further
          information on  the  event  (skeds,  lottery...)  can  be  found  at
          http://www.kolumbus.fi/oh2bn/bhday [TNX OH2BN]
ZA      - Tom, DL2RMC and  Heiko, DL1RTL will  be active  as ZA/homecall  from
          Albania on 8-13 November. They plan to operate with two stations  on
          160-10 metres all modes, and to participate in the WAE RTTY Contest.
          QSL via home calls, direct or bureau. [TNX NG3K]

                          *** 4 2 5  D X  N E W S ***
                          ****  GOOD TO KNOW ... ****
                           Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                         Direttore Responsabile  I2VGW

NEW IRCS --->  Flavio, IK2IQD reports  that effective 1  December he will  no
longer accept old  IRCs (expiring date  31 December 2006).  Please use  green
stamps or  new IRCs  (exipiring date  31 December  2009). Flavio  is the  QSL
manager for 5N6EAM, 5N9EAM/6, 5N6EAM/7, 5N9EAM/8, 5N41EAM, 5N42EAM,  5N43EAM,

NOT THE MANAGER  ---> Jack, F6HMJ  reports he is  receiving bureau cards  for
3B8CF, but he is not his QSL manager. Cards should be sent direct only to  S.
Mandary, 6 Shastri Road, Candos, Quatre Bornes, Mauritius.

NOT THE MANAGER ---> Rob, PP5AM says that Bosa, PP5VB is not his QSL manager.

QSL MANAGER   OFFERED ---> Donald  Striano, IZ8DMZ  is willing  to offer  his
services to stations in need. He can be contacted at iz8dmz@libero.it

QSL FT4WD ---> Christian, FD1NOG (now F5NOG) operated from Crozet in 1993 and
Norbert, F6AXX still  has logs and  cards for that  activity. QSL to  Norbert
Laurent, 72 chemin de Bellevue, F-83500 La Seyne-sur-Mer, France. [TNX F5NQL]

QSL V73RY ---> Dick, N7RO reports he is  now handling all V73RY QSLs. He  has
all of  Randy's logs  from October  2005  through the  recent  CQ WW  DX  SSB

QSL YC2TJV ---> Dani, YC2TJV (ex  YC2DVM) reports he is experiencing  serious
delivery  problems  with  the  incoming  QSL   bureau.  The  case  is   being
investigated, but those who need a QSL  card are advised to go direct  (Halim
Dani Hidayat, 248 Pahlawan Street, Kebumen 54311, Indonesia).

QSL VIA IZ8CLM ---> Sal reports  that all of the  outstanding QSOs made  with
CE3/IZ8CLM (January  2006), IB0/IQ8BI  (June  2003), IF9/IQ8BI  (June  2004),
II8PAX (October 2003),  TF6/IZ6BRN (August  2006), TR0A  (his own  operation,
February 2006) and A92GH  have been confirmed  automatically via the  bureau.
The QSL  cards  for A61AB,  A61AN,  A61TT and  CE70RG  are awaited  from  the

                          *** 4 2 5  D X  N E W S ***
                          ***  NEWS FROM THE WEB  ***
                           Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH
                         Direttore Responsabile  I2VGW

5A7A:       The multi-national team  of operators [425DXN  792] expects to  be
            QRV in the  night of 15  November or by  the 16th  at the  latest.
            Bookmark  http://5a7a.gmxhome.de/ for  log   search,   suggested
            frequencies, propagation forecast, etc. QSL via DL9USA.
LOGS:       On-line logs and pictures of the  recent C98BWW (Bazaruto  Island,
            AF-072)    and    C91BWW    operations    can    be    found    at
            http://www.geocities.com/c98bww/ or   http://www.qsl.net/ok8bww/
            [TNX CT1BWW]
LOGS:       On-line logs and pictures  of the CU5X,  CU6X and CU7X  operations
            are now  available at  http://www.geocities.com/carlesrapita [TNX
LOGS:       On-line    logs    for     JW/CT1BWW    can     be    found     at
            http://www.geocities.com/ok8bww/QSLCard.htm or
            http://www.qsl.net/ok8bww [TNX CT1BWW]
TOP LISTS:  The latest Topband, Topmode and Toplist listings are now available
            at  http://www.425dxn.org/awards/toplist/index.html. Please  send
            your scores, as well  as any request  for further information,  to
            Erminio Pandocchi, I2EOW (i2eow@ari.it)
ZL8R:       Pictures of  the recent  ZL8R DXpedition  to  Raoul Islan  in  the
            Kermadecs can be found at http://www.vkcc.com/zl8r/ [TNX The Daily

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

CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER
3DA0WW      ZS6DXB      FT5XP       F4EFI       ST2T        S57DX
3V6T        YT1AD       GB500KCS    GB2LD       SV5/SM8C    SM0CMH
3W9HRN      DL1HRN      GM0B        MM0BHX      SX5P        SV5FRD
3W9JR       OK1JN       GM2T        GM4UYZ      T6EE        KE6GFF
4L0ABC      K3PD        GM7V        M0CMK       TF60IRA     TF3IRA
4L8A        DJ1CW       HA502MN     HA2MN       TF8SM       N5FTR
4N500ZZ     4N7ZZ       HA507SQ     HA7SQ       TG0AA       TG9ANF
4N8A        YU1EA       HB0/HB9AON  DJ2YE       TI8M        TI2KAC
4O3AB       YU1AB       HB9TZZ      IK2DUV      TK1KJ       F1JKJ
4O6EME      DL3OCH      HC1HC       NE8Z        TM0RUM      F5CYM
4S7JNG      DL5JAN      HG1956R     HA3HK       TM2B        F8CIL
4U60UO      F6GOX       HI3CCP      ON4IQ       TM2S        F5PED
4X0WV       W8HC        HI9L        DH7WW       TM2T        F6KDF
4Z0J        4Z4BS       HK0GU/1     DL7VOG      TM7BV       F6KVD
4Z8DT       OK1DT       HK4SAN      EA7FTR      TM7F        F6KRC
5B/AJ2O     RA3AUU      HK6KKK      EA5KB       TM7Z        F5CWU
5B/K3UY     RA3AUU      HQ9R        N6FF        TO8RR       FG1JD
5D5A        I2WIJ       HR1LW       JA1LW       TR8CA       F6CBC
5H1HW       I5JHW       HS0AC       HS0ZFZ      TT8PK       F4EGS
5H3EE       DL4SM       HZ1GW       GW0RHC      UE1NFF      RN1NU
5R8FU       SM5DJZ      HZ1IK       DK7YY       UE1RLH/4    RA1QY
5R8GZ       G3SWH       IG9B        IV3ORM      UN7AB       DL8KAC
5X1GS       WB2YQH      IG9C        IV3OWC      UN8GF       IZ8CCW
5Z4DZ       PA1AW       IG9R        IK8HCG      UU7J        UU0JM
5Z4ES       K3PD        II3G        IV3RJT      V25JK       W4BCX
6W1SE       JR2KDN      II8SCOUT    IW8FFU      V26B        KA2AEV
6Y0B        W2GB        IO3Z        IV3ZXQ      V31FB       W5JON
6Y1V        OH3RB       IO4T        IK4XCL      V47NS       W9NY
6Y3LP       K3LP        IR4B        IK4AUY      V51VV       UA4WHX
7W2W        OK1CDJ      IR4M        IK4WMH      V63FP       JI1FPO
7Z1SJ       EA7FTR      IR4T        IK4IEE      V63JQ       JA1KJW
8P2K        KU9C        IR4X        I4EAT       V63JY       JA1JQY
9G5A        DL4WK       IR8C        IZ8EDJ      V63SC       JM1LBO
9J2BO       G3TEV       IR9K        IW9HLM      V63UA       UA3DX
9J2CA       G3SWH       IS0/K7QB    IN3QBR      V63VE       JF1OCQ
9J2SZ       SP8DIP      IS0/WH0Q    IN3ZNR      V73RY       N7RO
9J2VB       UA4WHX      IY1SP/500KCS I1SAF      V73SC       JM1LBO
9M6XRO      M5AAV       IY1TTM      IW1RIK      V73WJ       G4OHX
A35AX       ON5AX       J38AA       WA1S        VB4MWA      N0HJZ
A45WD       YO9HP       J3A         WA1S        VC3E        VE3AT
A61Q        EA7FTR      J42WT       SV2HPP      VC3R        VE7VR
A61TT       IZ8CLM      J48NL       HA6NL       VE2DXY      KD3RF
A70RRY      EA7FTR      J48PL       HA7PL       VE2IM       VE3DZ
A71EM       EA7FTR      J48PS       HA6PS       VK1CC       DL8YR
AH2R        JH7QXJ      J48RT       HA6NL       VK6ANC      VK6NE
AT0D        EA7FTR      JW5NM       LA5NM       VK8AA       VK6NE
B1Z         EA7FTR      JY3ZH       DJ9ZB       VK8NSB      VK6NE
B7M         BG7LHY      JY4NE       K3IRV       VK9AA       DL8YR
B7P         BG7KUB      KH2F        JA2TBS      VK9CGG      W0YG
BD1WC       EA7FTR      KH7Q        VE3HO       VO2MK       VO1KVT
C31LJ       VE3EXY      KH7U        AH6NF       VP5/W8XGI   JA1XGI
C4M         W3HNK       KH7X        K2PF        VP5T        N2VW
C6APR       K3IXD       LN3Z        LA9VDA      VP9/K1XM    KQ1F
C6AQC       W3HNK       LR2F        LU2FA       VP9I        KQ1F
CE4CT       EA5KB       LU5HM       EA5KB       VP9KF       W4/VP9KF
CN2ZR       W7ZR        LU8XW       WD9EWK      VY2ZM       K1ZM
CN3A        I2WIJ       LX7I        LX2A        W2FJP/KH2   JA2FJP
CO6WD       W0SA        LZ1195IR    LZ1KZA      WP2Z        KU9C
CO8LY       EA7ADH      M8C         G4DFI       XF4K        DL9NDS  (a)
CP6XE       IK6SNR      MD4K        G3NKC       XF4K        N6AWD   (b)
CQ4U        CT2HFS      MU5W        M3SDE       XF4K        XE1KK   (c)
CT3YA       CQ9K        NP3U        WP4U        XU7ACQ      KF0RQ
CT9L        DJ6QT       OE2S        OE2GEN      XU7TZG      ON7PP
CU1CB       EA5KB       OH0X        OH2TA       XV2LH       DL1LH
CU2A        OH2BH       OH0Z        W0MM        XW1A        E21EIC
D2DX        OH2BAD      OL40JAZZ    OK1FAK      YE0X        YB0ZZ
DL500KHZ    DK3UZ       ON12FORTS   ON5VL       YI1OM       IK2DUW
DR35AGCW    DL1AH       ON25CLM     ON4CLM      YI9IZE      KF4IZE
DX6M        W6PDX       ON60AF      ON6KN       YI9KT       SP8HKT
E51PDX      W7YAQ       ON60WRC     ON4ON       YM125ATA    TA3YJ
E51PEN      N7OU        ON900BL     ON4CP       YM2W        OK1TN
E51QMA      OM2SA       ON900BX     ON7RN       YN2EJ       K5LBU
E51TUG      OM2SA       OP0P        ON6DP       YT0A        YU1EXY
EA8AH       OH1RY       OP2A        ON5CD       YT3B        UA3AB
EA9EU       EA9AZ       OX3PG       WA0SMQ      YT5J        YU1JW
EB1WW       EA1EY       OX3XR       OZ3PZ       Z21FO       K3PD
ED1MVS      EA1LT       OY3QN       OZ1ACB      Z21GX       K3PD
ED3SSB      EA3QP       P29SS       N5FTR       Z24S        W3HNK
ED8BTM      EA8BTM      P29ZAD      N5FTR       Z35T        Z32XA
EF5CPB      EA5BX       P40A        WD9DZV      ZA/UT7DW    DK6CW
EF8A        EA8URL      P40D        WD9DZV      ZC4T        ZC4VJ
EI7M        EI6HB       P40W        N2MM        ZD7PU       DJ0PU
EK3GM       IK2QPR      P49Y        AE6Y        ZD8AD       G0JLX
EK3SA       DJ1CW       PA/OS6A     ON4AEO      ZF2AH       W6VNR
EL2AR       EL2BA       PJ2T        N9AG        ZM2M        ZL2AL
EX2X        EA5KB       PJ4E        WA4PGM      ZP0R        W3HNK
EY8MM       K1BV        PW2C        PY2WC       ZS6CCY      K3PD
F1VJQ/P     G8APZ       RK2FWA      DK4VW       ZT2V        ZS2DL
F5VHX/P     G8APZ       SD40JZ      SM5DJZ      ZW1TT       PY1ZV
FM5FJ       KU9C        SL60FRO     SM0OY       ZX5J        AI4U
FM5JC       F5CWU       SO9Q        SP9QMP      ZY1A        AI4U
FS/WY3P     W3ADC       ST2BF       W3HNK       ZY7C        PT7WA

(a) Rest of the world    (b) Rest of the Americas   (c) Mexico

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

9M6DXX    Steve Telenius-Lowe, WDT 527, 88905 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
DD5FZ     Toby Deinhardt, Einstein Str. 48, D-81675 Muenchen, Germany
DH7WW     Ulrich Moeckel, Muldenstrasse 1, 08304 Schoenheide, Germany
DL7VOG    Gerd Uhlig, P.O. Box 700 332, D-10323 Berlin, Germany
DL9NDS    Uwe Scherf, Itzgrund 15, 95512 Neudrossenfeld, Germany
FK8CP     Remi Touzard, 73 Rue J Calimbre, Noumea 98800, New Caledonia
HC1JQ     Jorge Jacome, Av. Gonzalez Suarez 1365, Edificio La Herradura, Piso
          5, Quito, Ecuador
IW9HLM    Angelo Mai, Via Carlo Pisacane 18/a, 95030 Mascalucia - CT, Italy
JA1JQY    Shigeo Matsui, 2-31-10 Shimoseya, Seya-ku, Yokohama 246-0035, Japan
K3PD      Pietro deVolpi, 408 Hillside Ave., New Cumberland, PA 17070-3036,
LX2A      Philippe Lutty, 8 Sentier de Bricherhof, L-1262 Luxembourg
N6AWD     Fred K. Stenger, 6000 Hesketh Dr, Bakersfield CA 93309, USA
N7OU      William Vanderheide, 333 NW 9th Ave Apt 913, Portland, OR 97209, USA
RA1QY     Alexey M. Morozov, P.O. Box 24, Cherepovets, 162611, Russia
SM5DJZ    Jan Hallenberg, Vassunda Andersberg, SE-741 91 Knivsta, Sweden
V51W      Rudy Wiechers, P.O. Box 3425, Windhoek, Namibia
VK9FLHI   Desmond Keith Thompson, P.O. Box 10, Lord Howe Island, NSW 2898,
VK9ZLH    G.D. Speedy, P.O. Box 86, Lord Howe Island, NSW 2898, Australia
W3HNK     Joseph Arcure Jr, 115 Buck Run Road, Lincoln University, PA 19352,
W4/VP9KF  Paul Evans, 6809 River Road, Tampa, FL 33615, USA
W7YAQ     Rovert Norin, 14170 SW 119th Place, Tigard, OR 97224, USA
XE1KK     Ramon Santoyo V., Apartado Postal 19-564, Mexico, D.F. 03901, Mexico
XU7ADX    Hiroo Yonezuka, Aiyara Apartment, 260 Rama 9 Rd. Soi 17, Japanese
          School, Latphaow, Bangkok 10320, Thailand
ZC4VJ     Andy Chadwick, P.O. Box 36575, 5526 Dasaki Achnas, Cyprus
ZS6DXB    Rhynhardt Louw, P.O. Box 10148, Edleen, Kempton Park, Gauteng, 1625,
          South Africa
ZS9X      Bloemfontein Defence ARC, P.O. Box 9411, Bloemfontein, South Africa


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