• DXNL 2399 (Mar 27, 2024)

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    DXNL 2399 - March 27, 2024
    DX Newsletter

    a free and weekly service of
    DARC Committee "DX"

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

    translation by: Oliver Bock, DJ9AO

    DX Activities

    Rene, DL2JRM, signs HB0/DL2JRM between March 29 and April 1,
    including the CQWW WPX SSB Contest (together with HB9EHJ).

    The special event station OE40WO remains active until April 4,
    celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Wolfsberg chapter of
    Austria's national club. QSL via OE8XDX (d/B).

    Martin, OK1RR, und Slavek, OK1TN, mark the World Amateur Radio Day
    (April 18) with the callsign OL1WARD throughout April on 160-10m
    (CW only). QSL only via LoTW.


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

    AF-022; ZD7, ST HELENA ISLAND: Torsten, DL9GG, remains active as
    ZD7GG until March 31 on 160-10m (CW, some SSB) with 100W. QSL via
    homecall (d/B), eQSL.

    AF-027; FH, MAYOTTE ISLAND: Ros, 4Z5LA, Ruben, 4Z5FI, and Slava,
    4Z5MU, are going to operate the contest together as TO5LA. QRV also
    before and after from March 28 until April 2. QSL via 4Z5FI, OQRS,

    EU-089; CU8/9, WESTERN group: Holger, DL6ED, und Mario, DM4MN,
    operate from there holiday-style between March 28 and April 2. QRV
    as CT8/homecalls and as CR2M during the WPX contest.

    ROMANO IS.* A large group of Cuban amateurs activates this island
    from the 29th to 31st on 80, 40, 20, 15, and 10m (CW, SSB, FT8)
    with the callsigns T47C and CO9JAB. This IOTA group was last on the
    air in 2013. QSL via IK2DUW (d) or LoTW.

    NA-100; V2, ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA: Bud, AA3B, will be active once
    more during the WPX contest as V26K. QRV also before and after from
    March 27 until April 3. QSL via AA3B (d/B), LoTW.

    NA-104; V4, ST KITTS AND NEVIS: N2NT, K5ZD, and HA1AG operate as
    V47NT, V4/K5ZD, and V4/HA1AG respectively between March 26 and
    April 2. QRV during the WPX contest as V47T. QSL for all calls via
    W2RQ or LoTW.

    NA-105; FS/PJ7, ST MARTIN (SINT MAARTEN): Ken, KJ9B, operates as
    PJ7KB between March 30 and April 6. QRV mostly on FT8. He also
    plans to visit the Great Bay National Park (POTA SX-0001). QSL via
    KJ9B, LoTW.

    NA-003; VP5, TURKS ISLANDS: John, AF3K, Ross, W2TT, and Mitch, KH6M
    will be active together as VQ5P from March 26 until April 2. QSL
    via N2OO, LoTW.

    OC-035; YJ, NEW HEBRIDES: VK3HJ, VK3QB, VK6CQ, and K0BBC operate as
    YJ0VK between March 29 and April 11 on 40-6m. QRV during the first
    week mostly on CW and SSB; CW and FT8 during the second week. QSL
    via M0OXO OQRS.

    OC-114; FO, RAIVAVAE ISLAND: Haru, JA1XGI, operates holiday-style
    from Raivavae between March 27 and April 3 as TX5XG. QRV on 40-6m,
    mostly on CW, maybe some FT8. QSL via homecall, OQRS, LoTW.

    --- CARIBBEAN TOUR ---
    Mike, DF8AN, tours the Caribbean according to the following schedule:

    NA-105; FS/PJ7, ST MARTIN (SINT MAARTEN): March 29-30 FS/DF8AN
    NA-023; VP2V, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS March 30 - April 5 VP2V/DF8AN
    NA-100; V2, ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA: April 5-9 V26MN
    NA-103; VP2M, MONTSERRAT: April 9-17 VP2MMN
    NA-100; V2, ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA: April 17-19 V26MN

    QRV on 160-6m, mostly on FT8 (1839, 3570, 5357, 7056, 10133,
    14095, 18097, 21095, 24925, 28095 kHz), some RTTY and CW.
    QSL via DF8AN (d/B), no LoTW.

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