425 DX News issue #956

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

F      - Members of the Radio Club  Haute  Saintonge  (F5KLJ)  will  operate
          SSB, CW and digital modes as TM1MAD  from  Ile  Madame  (not  IOTA,
          DIFM AT-024) on 5-6 September. QSl  via  F5KLJ,  bureau  preferred.
          [TNX F5NQL]
F      - Commemorating the 150th anniversary of the birth  of  radioactivity
          pioneer and Nobel laureate Pierre  Curie,  special  event  stations
          TM150RPC (QSL via F5KAZ) and TM0RPC (QSL via F5KEB) will be  active
          on 6-20 September and 19  September-2  October  respectively.  [TNX
G      - The Cray Valley Radio Society will be holding a "Ham  Radio  Summit
          Festival" on 30 August (10-19 UTC) from Shooters Hill, the  highest
          point in South East London. Expect activity on the HF bands  and  2
          metres using the  special  callsign  GB4SH.  QSL  via  G4DFI.  More
          details at www.qrz.com [TNX 2E0RCV]
KH0    -  Kuny/7L1FPU  (W1FPU)  and  his  nine-year-old  son  Yoshiki/JF1UCV
          (KH0UA),  Tomo/  JQ1OCR  (N2QP)  and    his    wife    Yuri/KE7TWK,
          Hajime/AH0BR and Moto/W1NDE  will  be  active  as  AH0BT  from  the
          Mariana Islands (OC-086) on 4-7 September, including  a  M/M  entry
          in the All Asian DX  Contest  (SSB).  QSL  via  7L1FPU,  direct  or
          bureau. [TNX NG3K]
LX    -  Theo/PA1TK,  Kees/PA5WT  and  Rob/PA3GVI  will  be  active  as  LX/
          homecall from Luxembourg on 4-7 September. Theo will operate in the
          IARU VHF Contest (144 MHz), while Kees  and Rob  will  focus on the
          HF  bands  (80-10 metres,  CW and SSB).  QSL via  home calls.  [TNX
OH0    - Peter (OH0JWL, CW), Horst (OH0/DF6FL, CW  and  SSB)  and  Siegfried
          (OH0/DL9ZE, SSB and  RTTY)  will  be  active  from  Eckeroe,  Aland
          Islands (EU-002) from 28 August to 12 September. Expect them to  be
          QRV on 10, 15, 17 and 20 metres as preferred bands. QSL OH0JWL  via
          DL5FF, others via home calls. [TNX DXNL]
OH     - OH1BOI, OH1JJO and OH1FEQ will be  active  as  OH1AV/2  from  Vormo
          Island  (EU-097)  on  28-30  August.  QSL    via    OH1BOI.    [TNX
ON     - Special callsign ON4DAMIAN will be in use on 5-6 September and  3-4
          October to mark the  canonization  of  Father  Damiaan  de  Veuster
          (1840-1889),  a  Belgian  missionary  who  helped  lepers  on   the
          Hawaiian island of Molokai. QSL via ON7LR, direct or  bureau.  [TNX
          The Daily DX]
P2     - Allan, VK2GR will be  active  in  his  spare  time  as  P29CW  from
          Kiunga, Papua New Guinea (OC-034) between September  and  December.
          QSL direct only via VK2IR. [TNX MM0NDX]
PA     - In October 1934 the KLM Douglas DC-2 "Uiver" (callsign PH-AJU)  won
          the handicap section of  the  MacRobertson  Trophy  Air  Race  from
          London to Melbourne.  Celebrating  the  75th  anniversary  of  that
          event, special station PA75AJU will be active  on  1-29  September.
          QSL via PA3CAL, direct or bureau. [TNX PA3CAL]
SP     - The Second World War started on 1 September 1939 with the  invasion
          of Poland. A large number of "No More War"  special  stations  will
          be active from that country between  1  September  and  6  October:
          HF70NMW, SN70NMW,  SO70NMW,  HF70A,  HF70E,  HF70M,  HF70N,  HF70O,
          HF70R, HF70W, SN70A, SN70E,  SN70M,  SN70N,  SN70O,  SN70R,  SN70W,
          SO70A, SO70E, SO70M, SO70N, SO70O, SO70R and SO70W.  The  event  is
          organized by PZK, the Polish IARU society, and is supported by  the
          Ministry of National Defence. Information  on  the  relevant  award
          can be found at http://www.pzk.org.pl/nomorewar [TNX F5NQL]
SV     - A group of 11 operators will be active  on  the  HF  bands  SSB  as
          SX2IMA from Mount Rachia for the Greek Field Day on 5-6  September.
          QSL via SV2JAO (direct only). [TNX SV2LZX]
UA     -  Mike/RA1ALA,  Alex/RX1AW  and  George/RW3AKN  will  be  active  as
          homecall/1 from Nemetskiy Kuzov Island (EU-147) from 29  August  to
          4 September. QSL via home calls, direct or bureau. [TNX VA3RJ]
V5     - Look for V5/DJ2HD, V5/DK1CE and V5/DH3WO to be active from  Namibia
          on 5-26 September. They will operate holiday style on 40-10  metres
          SSB and CW. QSL via home calls. [TNX NG3K]
VE     - Juergen, DL7RV will be active again as VO2/NF6J from Battle  Island
          (NA-044) on 4-11 September. Look for him on 30, 20  and  15  metres
          CW only. QSL via DL7RV, direct or bureau. [TNX www.rsgbiota.org]
W      - Dick/N7RO, Johnny/KE7V and Yuri/N3QQ are expected to be  active  as
          N7RO/p from Tatoosh Island (NA-169) until 30 August. QSL via  N7RO.
          [TNX N3QQ]
W      - A large number of stations from the  US  will  add  /140  to  their
          callsigns on 2-9 September to celebrate the  140th  anniversary  of
          the birth of Hiram Percy Maxim, W1AW  (1869-1936),  co-founder  and
          first president of the American Radio Relay League. Information  on
          the  event  and  the  relevant  certificate  can  be    found    at
ZS     - Special event callsign ZS10WCS will  be  aired  from  South  Africa
          from September  through  12  July  2010  for  the  FIFA  World  Cup
          (http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/index.html).  Expect  activity  on  a
          daily basis from 1 June through 12 July, while  during  the  months
          leading up to the event the callsign will  be  in  use  during  the
          weekends. QSL via the South African Radio  League's  bureau,  whose
          mailing address  for  direct  QSLling  is:  SARL,  P.O.  Box  1721,
          Strubensvallei 1735, South Africa.

PACIFIC TOUR ---> Don/G3BJ and Hilary/G4JKS will be active as  FO/G3BJ  from
the Austral Islands (Rurutu, OC-050 and  Tubuai,  OC-152) on 4-16 September,
and  as  ZK2BJ from  Niue  (OC-040)  on  18-25  September. They will operate
holiday  style  mainly on  CW on 10, 15, 20, 30, 40 and 80  metres. [TNX The
Daily DX]

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

AGB  NEMIGA  CONTEST  --->  The  Activity  Group  of  Belarus  sponsors  the
AGB-NEMIGA Contest to be held on 18 September, from 21  to  24  UTC,  on  80
metres CW  and  SSB.  Participation  certificates  in  PDF  format  will  be
e-mailed  to  all    entrants.    Complete    rules    can    be   found  at
http://www.ev5agb.com/contest/agb_nemiga.htm [TNX EU1EU]

FT5GA --->  Propagation  predictions  for  6m  from  Glorioso  do  not  look
promising at all, and the  only  available  antenna  would  be  a  2-element
HB9CV. The FT5GA has decided that it would not be  worth  the  trouble,  and
therefore they will be QRV only  on  the  HF  bands  (160-10  metres).  [TNX

LOGS  --->  The logsearch for 4W6AL is at http://www.algarvedx.com/.

SCC RTTY CHAMPIONSHIP ---> Organized by the Slovenia Contest Club,  it  will
be held on 29-30 August (from 12 UTC to 11.59 UTC). Rules and results can be
found at http://lea.hamradio.si/~scc/rtty/rtty.htm [TNX S50XX]

+ SILENT KEYS + Recently reported Silent Keys include  Heinz  Topp  (DJ2LE),
William Allen (N6XD) and Denis Yakovlev (RA3LL). Vlad, UA6JD and his  family
would like to express their gratitude to the dozens of radio  amateurs  from
all over the world who have offered their sympathy  and  condoncolences  for
the loss of Harry, UA6JW (www.qrz.com/db/ua6jw).

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

CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER
3Z80BEM     SP9ZBC      EO16IKF     US6IKN      OY3AA       OZ1ACB
3Z8WFF      SP8AJC      EO16IKN     US6IKN      OZ0FR/p     DL2VFR
4C50C       XE1J        EO16IT      US6IKN      PA09VUELTA  PI4ASN
4J0FR       F6FYD       EO16IZ      US6IKN      PA09WSF     PA0FAW
4K/F2VX     F2VX        ES20W       ES1QD       PA110LL     PH2CV
4K9W        DL6KVA      ET3JA       OK3AA       PA150SLH    PA0HFT
4L6QC       LZ1OT       EU6DA/p     IK2DUW      PA6URK      PA3GNE
4U30VIC     4U1VIC      EV1P/2      EW1YT       PF27CAVENTE PA1DV
4W6AL       CT1GFK      FJ/W2VQ     WQ2N        PI4F        PD1WAT
4W6FR       VK4FW       FJ/WQ2N     WQ2N        PJ7MF       IZ1MHY
4X4DK       VE3MR       GB0BHL      G0TQT       R1FJM       RX3MM
5B/G4MKP    M0URX       GB1DLH      GB6BSR      S51LGT      S57LO
5B4AIF      EB7DX       GB1OL       MM5DWW      SF6LGT      SK6NL
5R8CW       F5FYO       GB2BML      M0CNP       SH3O/5      SM3TLG
5R8DN       IW1GIO      GB2ELH      MM5PSL      SK7L        SK7CA
5R8FU       SM5DJZ      GB2FL       M3ZYZ       SN0WFF      SP5X
6M0HZ/2     HL1IWD      GB2GNL      GM4BKV      SN120OSP    SP4CUF
7S0SFJ      SM0BYD      GB2LBN      GM4UYZ      SN25IL      SP9PEE
7S6LH       SK6QW       GB2LS       MM1BHO      SN2NP       SP2BIK
7S7KUL      SK7DD       GB2SCA      G0OOO       SN5MPW      SP7DQR
7X0MT       F5MSR       GB2SFL      G0KOK       SO0HAL      SP5ZGO
7Z1HL       DJ9ZB       GB4LL       G4WUA       SO1EKO      DL1EKO
8J1ASAHI    JA1SKY      GB4SML      M1DZT       SX8DI       SV2GWY
8N1Y        JL1RNE      GB50ATG     M5AEX       T6AD        K2AU
8S5LH       SM5UGC      GB5HOD      G4IAR       T6AF        WA2EWE
9J2BO       G3TEV       GC4BRS      GW0ANA      TC17A       TA2KI
9J2CA       G3SWH       H44MY       OM2SA       TC99K       TA1HZ
9K2/SP4R    SP4GFG      H81L        HP1RCP      TC99Y       TA1HZ
9M2QQ       DF5UG       HC2AQ       EA5KB       TF8GX       KT6YL
9M4LHS      9M6DJC      HC2SL       EA5KB       TM0LHG      PA0HEL
9V1YC       W5UE        HF65GETTO   SP7YLD      TM4RSX      F5KFL
A61AS       YO3FRI      HF6HQ       SP7DQR      TM65LA      F5NEP
A61BK       NI5DX       HF900OG     SP6TRX      TN5SN       IZ1BZV
A61Q        EA7FTR      HG8SDS      HA8PH       TY5ZR       IK2IQD
A71EM       EA7FTR      HI8LAM      EA5NI       UE1RLH/6    RA1QY
AO1LW       EA1NT       HP3DX       W4WX        UE3DFF      RK3DYB
AO8FLH      EA8AKN      HR9/WQ7R    AI4U        UE3LFF      UA3LAF
C21TI       EA4ATI      HV50VR      IV3KKW      UE6GFF/6    UA6GG
C31CT       EA3QS       IE9X        IZ4AKS      UN7AB       DL8KAC
CN8VO       EA7FTR      II4LH       IK3MZS      UR4MZM/P    US1MM
CN8VX       EA7FTR      II8AB       IZ8GFN      UW0HFF      UX2HB
CP4BT       EA5KB       II8LPC      IZ8IQO      V55V        DJ8VC
CQ7GIL      CS1AAM      J48YA       HA1YA       V73NF       JA2DSQ
CR5JNB      CT2GSN      JW8LGA      LA8LGA      V7XX        JH2BNL
CR6LH       CT1GZB      K4LRA       W4TBB       VQ9JC       ND9M
CW4T        CX1TA       KG4NL       N2NL        VR2009EAG   VR2XMT
CX7CO       WB3CDX      KH2/K6SV    K6HRO       W2T         N2OO
DA2009LH    DH3WO       KH2/K7BV    K6HRO       W8L         K8PT
DK0WFF/P    DK6AN       KH6MB       AI4U        XR1A        XQ1IDM
DM800VOGT   DL8CX       KL5DX       N5XZ        XV9DX       OM3JW
DP3SSKW     DK7FK       KL7CQ       AC7DX       XX9LT       XX9AH
DQ11APOLLO  DF3JO       L61E        LU2DT       YB0ECT      K3AIR
DU3NXE      W3HNK       LA9K        LA3QNA      YI1RZ       IK2DUW
E77XZ       DK6XZ       LM2T70Y     LA2T        YN2N        TI2OHL
EG2EPC      EC2AMN      LR5D        LU4AA       YP2GEO      YO2KAR
EG2FSB      EA2RKW      LZ01WFF     LZ1ZF       Z21BC       NI5DX
EG6CIB      EA6JN       LZ40ATSA    LZ1PJ       Z36T        DJ0LZ
EH7FFD      EB7DX       MA0FME      IZ2FME      ZD8DC       KJ4GNB
EK6LP       DL8KAC      MS0ARG      MM0CIN      ZL1IRD      DF7EF
EK6TA       DJ0MCZ      N7C         N7HG        ZL4IR       W8WC
EK6YL       SP9LJD      N7L         K7VV        ZL6LH       ZL1VK
EM360B      UY5BC       OH0J        OH1RX       ZP6CW       ZP6CU
EN500I      DM5BB       ON26IOF     ON4AMM      ZP8VAO      K2DER
EN5R        UY2RA       ON6RVG      ON6NB       ZW50CVA     PY1BMB
EO0UD       UR7UT       OR9W        ON4CB       ZZ6Z        PY6HD

CT1GFK   Antonio Jose Rebelo Guerreiro, Apartado  1111  -  Zona  Industrial,
          P-8700 240 Olhao, Portugal
EA4TI    Dani Bolanos, P.O. Box 292, 45080 Toledo, Spain
JY4CI    Rafiq Farmawi, P.O. Box 616, Amman 11118, Jordan
KH7XS    Big Island Contest Club, P.O. Box 490, Laupahoehoe, HI 96764, USA
L60Q     Radio Club San Luis, Yapeyu 1385, San Luis SL 5700, Argentina
OM2SA    Juraj Sipos, P.O. Box 29, 94603 Kolarovo, Slovak Republic
OX3JZ    John Aaen, Strandvej 99 a, 9970 Strandby, Denmark
ST2M     Magdi Osman Ahmed Abdelrahim, P.O. Box 2, Khartoum  Airport  11112,
V51AS    Frank Steinhauser, Am Rosenkothen 17, 40880 Ratingen, Germany
VK4FW    Bill Horner, P.O. Box 612, Childers 4660, Australia
VQ9LA    Larry Arneson, PSC 466 Box 24 (DG-21 Annex 30), FPO AP  96595-0024,


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