• DXNL 2340 (Feb 8, 2023)

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    DXNL 2340 - February 8, 2023
    DX Newsletter

    a free and weekly service of
    DARC Committee "DX"
    (http://www.darcdxhf.de)

    Editor: Andreas Salder, DK5ON
    (e-mail: dxmb@darcdxhf.de)

    translation by: Oliver Bock, DJ9AO


    DX Activities
    =============

    9K, KUWAIT:
    The Kuwait Radio club celebrates their country's national day (Feb.
    25) with the callsign 9K9NLD until the end of the month. QSL via
    EC6DX.

    C5, GAMBIA:
    Gerard F5NVF and Luc F5RAV will be active as C5C from Feb. 14 until
    March 14 on 80-6m (CW, SSB, FT8). QSL via LoTW.

    I, ITALY:
    Members of the radio club at the UN Global Service Center (4U1GSC)
    mark the UN World Radio Day with the callsign 4U13FEB until the end
    of February. QSL via 9A2AA.

    PY, BRAZIL:
    The Brazilian national radio amateur organisation LABRE celebrates
    its 89th anniversary with the callsign ZX89L until Feb. 15. An
    award is also available (via awards@labre.org.br). QSL via PY2KP,
    LoTW.


    IOTA
    ====

    IOTA QRGs
    CW: 28040 24920 21040 18098 14040 10114 7030 3530 kHz
    SSB: 28560 28460 24950 21260 18128 14260 7055 3760 kHz


    AF-008; FT*4, CROZET ISLANDS: Thierry is looking forward to
    continue his activity on HF under certain conditions before leaving
    the island around March 15:
    - within a 4-week period, operating will only be permitted during
    3 weeks;
    - logs must be submitted for interference assessment each week;
    - operating only on 20m and above;
    - a radio silence of 5 continuous hours during each day of
    activity.

    AF-022; ZD7, ST HELENA ISLAND: Andy, DK7MG, will be operating
    holiday-style as ZD7MG between the 11th and 25th. He also plans to
    activate the SOTA references Diana's Peak (ZD/SH-001), White Point
    (ZD/SH-002), Flagstaff Hill (ZD/SH-003), and The Haystack
    (ZD/SH-004), maybe accompanied by Derek, ZD7CTO. QRV on 17 and 15m
    (CW) with 40W and a vertical antenna. QSL via homecall.

    AS-031; JD, CHICHI / HAHA / MUKO ISLANDS: A group of Japanese
    operators will be active from Chichijima Island from the 7th to
    13th as JD1YCC via EME (2m, 79cm, 23cm). See also:
    www.qrz.com/db/JD1YCC

    AS-031; JD, CHICHI / HAHA / MUKO ISLANDS: Taka, JA1PFP, operates as
    JD1BQB from Chichijima until Feb. 13. QSL via homecall, LoTW.

    NA-018; OX, GREENLAND: Mikkel, OZ7AKT, signs OX7AKT between Feb. 14
    and 21 on HF. QSL via OZ1ACB.

    NA-018; OX, GREENLAND: Davis, OZ5DM, operates as OX5DM from
    Kangerlussaq between the 14th and 21st on HF (mostly SSB). QSL via
    OZ1ACB.

    NA-002; VP5, CAICOS ISLANDS: Bill, AC0W, and Pat, K0PC, will be
    active as VP5/AC0W and VP5/K0PC respectively between Feb. 14 and
    20. During the ARRL DX CW Contest their callsign will be VP5K. QSL
    via homecalls, LoTW; VP5K via K0PC.

    NA-057; HR, BAHIA ISLANDS: Alex, K6VHF, operates as K6VHF/HR9 from
    Feb. 8 to 15. QRV on 80-10m (CW, SSB, RTTY, FT8) and during the
    CQWW RTTY WPX Contest (Feb. 11-12). QSL via homecall.

    NA-097; 6Y, JAMAICA: Nev, G3RFS, is going to pay his brother Wenty,
    6Y5IC, a visit and operate as 6Y5FS during the next two months. QRV
    mostly on CW; QSL via G3RFS (B).

    NA-097; 6Y, JAMAICA: Helmut, DJ7CF, is currently active as
    6Y5/DJ7CF on 20, 15, and 10m (mostly SSB). He remains on the island
    until Feb. 13. QSL via DJ7CF (d/B).

    NA-109; J8, ST. VINCENT: Gert, PA2LO, operates as J8/AJ4YX during
    his spare time on the island from Feb. 11 to 21. QRV on 80-10m (CW,
    SSB, FT8). QSL via PA2LO, OQRS.

    OC-035; YJ, NEW HEBRIDES: Bob, W7YAQ, and Al, K7AR, will be active
    from Efate Island between the 9th and 23rd as YJ0A. They will also
    participate in the CQ WPX RTTY and ARRL DX CW contests. QSL via
    K7AR OQRS, LoTW.

    OC-047; H4, SOLOMON ISLANDS: Bernhard, DL2GAC, operates once more
    from Honiara as H44MS from Feb. 10 until May 8.

    SA-006; PJ4, BONAIRE ISLAND: Scott, NE9U, signs PJ4/NE9U from the
    11th to 26th. During the ARRL DX CW Contest he will be part of the
    team PJ4A. QSL via homecall.

    NA-100; V2, ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA: Greg, N9GB, operates holiday-style
    as V26DX between Feb. 9 and 16 on 40-6m (CW, SSB, maybe FT8). QSL
    via EB7DX, LoTW.


    Other IOTA news
    ===============

    AN-002; 3Y, BOUVET ISLAND:
    The 3Y0J DXpedition is now active with a limited setup. Team
    members were active maritime mobile during the trip to the island
    and Ken (LA7GIA) has confirmed that QSL cards for these contacts
    will include the respective WW Locator square.


    POTA
    ====

    K-2792 - Lake Thunderbird State Park:
    Randy, N5ILQ, activates this park on the 8th on 20m (CW), maybe
    also other bands. QSL via bureau or direct.

    K-4183 - Atterbury State Fish and Wildlife Area:
    James, KB9JMU, and Timothy, WC9G, will be active from this
    reference on Feb. 8 on 40 and 20m (SSB).

    K-2755 - William B. Umstead State Park:
    Shep, K4OKI, operates from there on Feb. 10. QSL via bureau or
    direct.

    OA-0026 - Lachay National Reserve:
    Francisco, OA4CKN, activates this reference on the 11th on 20, 15,
    and 10m (SSB, PSK31, FT8).

    K-4433 - Agua Fria National Monument:
    Gary, W7TBC, will be active from this location on the 11th.



    Calendar
    ========
    start - end DX DXNL
    01.02. - 27.02. 3E30PCARA 2339
    01.02. - 28.02. 4U13FEB 2340*
    21.01. - 03.03. 4W/JH2EUV 2339
    01.02. - 28.02. 5W0DX 2339
    06.02. - 31.03. 6W7/ON4AVT 2339
    - 13.02. 6Y5/DJ7CF 2340*
    18.12.22 - 6Y/N0GJW 2336
    - 30.04. 6Y5FS 2340*
    26.01. - 04.02. 7P8WW 2339
    13.01. - 04.02. 7U7C 2336
    - 31.03. 8J1H90T 2330
    01.02. - 28.02. 9K9NLD 2340*
    01.01.23 - 29.03. 9M2MRS 2334
    26.01. - 9N7AA 2339
    04.02. - 27.02. 9U4WX 2339
    04.02. - 27.02. 9U5R 2339
    15.12. - 12/23 AT42I 2332
    14.02. - 14.03. C5C 2340*
    28.11. - 24.02. C5YK 2331
    01.05. - C83YT 2301
    - C91CCY 2322
    - DA0WB 2334
    01.01.23 - 31.12. DB100RDF 2335
    20.02. - 19.02. DK0HN 2285
    07.05. - 06.05. DL1640Y 2312
    01.10. - 30.09. DR45HAAN 2330
    01.01.23 - 30.05. DR100XRAY 2335
    - EX0ET 2335
    19.01. - 02.02. FG/F5HRY 2337
    01.09. - 01.04.24 FH4VVK 2317
    15.10.22 - 15.08.23 FJ4WEB 2336
    11.01. - 10.03. FM/F6BWJ 2336
    07.22 - FO5QS 2312
    31.01. - 09.02. FS/VA3ZC 2339
    - 03.23 FT4YM 2324
    - 02.24 FW1JG 2287
    01.01. - 28.02. GB2KW 2336
    01.01. - 28.02. GB5KW 2336
    01.01. - 28.02. GB8KW 2336
    01.01. - 28.02. GW0KWD 2336
    01.01. - 28.02. GW5KWD 2336
    14.01. - 05.02. HF7SIEMA 2337
    15.03. - 15.03. HG200AN 2293
    15.03. - 15.03. HG200DO 2293
    15.03. - 15.03. HG200EF 2293
    15.03. - 15.03. HG200IR 2293
    15.03. - 15.03. HG200OT 2293
    15.03. - 15.03. HG200PS 2293
    10.02. - 08.05. H44MS 2340*
    01.01.23 - 01.05. HH75RCH 2334
    - HK3/F4AHV 2332
    25.07. - 15.05. HK3JCL 2307
    23.11. - 13.03. HR5/F2JD 2329
    08.02. - 15.02. HR9/K6VHF 2340*
    01.01. - HS0ZIB 2336
    06.11. - 02.04. HS0ZME 2326
    17.01. - 06.02. HS0ZPU 2337
    - 06.23 J28HJ 2311
    08.22 - J28RC 2315
    01.10. - J5JUA 2323
    11.02. - 21.02. J8/AJ4YX 2340*
    07.02. - 13.02. JD1BQB 2340*
    07.02. - 13.02. JD1YCC 2340*
    14.05. - K4RC 2301
    12/22 - 12/23 KC4AAC 2332
    10.01. - 10.02. LY1923KK 2335
    23.04. - OE22M 2298
    01/23 - 06/23 OE40XTU 2332
    14.02. - 21.02. OX5DM 2340*
    14.02. - 21.02. OX7AKT 2340*
    18.01. - 02.02. P4/DL4MM 2337
    10.01. - 08.02. P4/VA3QSL 2335
    09.01. - 06.02. PJ2ND 2336
    11.02. - 26.02. PJ4/NE9U 2340*
    02.02. - 05.02. PT6D 2339
    - RI1ANC 2335
    24.10. - 24.03.23 RI1ANU 2324
    01.01. - 31.03. RI30ANT 2335
    - RI41POL 2321
    01.05. - S035S 2301
    01.01. - 21.02. S79/G4HSO 2339
    - TI8/F4AHV 2332
    28.01. - 28.02. TI7/W2BEE 2339
    09.01.2023 - 12.01. TK/DL2JRM 2336
    06.01.23 - 21.01. TN8K 2335
    - TO5Z 2328
    29.12. - 15.03.23 TR8CR 2334
    - 06/23 TT8SN 2320
    - TZ4AM 2311
    09.02. - 16.02. V26DX 2340*
    12/22 - 03/23 V31TX 2333
    18.10. - V55WH 2324
    06.2022 - V73MS 2306
    31.10. - V85NPV 2329
    07.02. - 09.02. VK5TIL 2339
    - 04/23 VK9WX 2331
    2.1.23 - 31.03. VP2MDX 2334
    14.02. - 20.02. VP5/AC0W 2340*
    14.02. - 20.02. VP5/AC0W 2340*
    14.02. - 20.02. VP5K 2340*
    - VP5MA 2302
    - VP8AAE 2320
    12/22 - 01/23 VP8RAF 2332
    12/22 - 01/23 VP8TAA 2332
    14.05. - W1M 2301
    21.08. - XZ2A 2316
    25.06. - XZ2B 2309
    - 12/25 YB8QT 2330
    15.05. - 21.05. YE3BYE 2337
    09.02. - 23.02. YJ0A 2340*
    01.12.22 - 30.06.23 YR1200VT 2333
    01.09. - Z6/KN4PRE 2317
    28.08. - ZA/DG7PX 2317
    23.08. - ZA/Z35M 2315
    12/22 - ZA15K 2333
    - ZC4GR 2336
    11.02. - 25.02. ZD7MG 2340*
    25.08. - ZL4/VE6TC 2318
    15.07. - ZL7/ZL1VV 2311
    01.02. - 15.02. ZX89L 2340*

    * = new or updated
    .. = and other calls


    QSL information
    ===============
    3E30PCARA via (d - QRZ.com), eQSL
    3V8SF via LX1NO (B), (L)
    4L2M via EA7FTR (d)
    4U1A via UA3DX (L)
    4W/JH2EUV via JH2EUV (B), (L)
    5H6PJ via VU2BGC (d)
    5W0DX via HA5AO (B - OQRS), (L)
    5Z4/M0LEP via M0LEP (O), (L), (e)
    6W7/ON4AVT via ON4AVT (B), eQSL
    7P8WW via YL2GN (B - OQRS), (L)
    7T22ANT via IK2DUW (d)
    8J6HAM via JARL-Bureau, (L), eQSL
    9A0BB via 9A3JB (B), (L)
    9K2NO via EC6DX (d), (L)
    D44PM via IZ4DPV (B), (L)
    E7/Z35M via Z35M (d), (L), eQSL)
    EA8/DF4UE via DF4UE
    EI9E via EI2FG (B), (L)
    F6REF via F4KLW (B), (L), eQSL
    FR8UA via F4FTV (d), (L)
    FS/VA3ZC via VA3ZC (B), (L)
    G3Q via G3RXQ (nur LoTW)
    HB0/DL1MGB via DL1MGB (B), (L)
    HF9D via SP9UXB (B), (L), eQSL
    HG5D via HA8QZ (B)
    IB2WAP via eQSL
    II2YLSP via IZ2ELV (d)
    II4TRN via IQ4FE (B)
    II5ANT via IZ5BTC (B)
    IN3/OK1DOY/p via OK1DOY (B), (L)
    IR1ANT via I1HYW (B)
    IR2A via IK2JYT (B), (L), eQSL
    LA7GIA/mm via LA7GIA (d), (L)
    LX/PA4O via PA4O (d), eQSL
    MJ5E via GU4YOX (B), (L)
    OE40XTU via OE1XTU (B), (L), eQSL
    OP4W via ON4BWT (L)
    OP6Y via ON6YP (B), eQSL
    OU2I via OZ1BII (B), (L)
    OV1CDX via OZ1GML (d)
    OV3X via OZ8AE (B), eQSL
    OX3XR via PA3249 (d), (L), eQSL
    P4/KB1EHE via KB1EHE
    PA6ANT via PA3FOE (B), (L), eQSL
    PA70FDN via PD9HIX
    PI4CC via PC2A (d), (L)
    PI4ZUT via PD0JMH (B)
    PJ2ND via K8ND (d), (L)
    R100GA via RZ5D (B)
    R150SF via UA4Q
    RI30AN via RZ3EC (B)
    TM25PVJ via F8GGZ (B)
    TZ4AM via KX4R (d), (L)
    VK5TIL via M0OXO (L), eQSL
    VO2AAA via VE3KG (d), (L)
    VO2AC via VE3FU (B), (L)
    VR25XMT via (L)
    XQ5BRC via EA7FTR (d), (L), eQSL
    YQ6A via YO6BHN (L)
    YS3CW via I2JIN (d), (L)

    (d) = direct (B) = bureau ok (L) = LoTW (O) = OQRS
    (C) = ClubLog (e) = eQSL (*) = new manager (Q) = QRZ.COM



    Abbreviations in this DXNL:
    ===========================
    ARLHS Amateur Radio Lighthouse Society
    DCI D.C.I. (Diploma Castelli Italia) http://www.dcia.it/dci/
    DCPC D.C.P.C. (Diploma Castelli Provincia Cuneo)
    DFCF Diplome des Forts et Chateaux de France
    DIFM Diplome des Iles de la France Metropolitaine
    H/c Homecall
    ILLW International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend
    IOCA Islands Of Croatia Award
    IOTA Islands on the Air
    POTA Parks On The Air
    RDA Russian District's Award Program
    RLHA Russian Lighthouse Award
    SNSM Societe Nationale des Sauveteurs en Mer
    URE Union de Radioaficionados Espanoles
    WCA World Castles Award
    WLOTA World Lighthouse On The Air Award
    WRTC World Radiosport Team Championship
    WWFF World Wide Flora & Fauna




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