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425 DX News Nr.518
7 aprile 2001
A cura di I1JQJ &IK1ADH
Tradotto da IK1NLZ

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3V      - Andy, DJ7IK  reports the  following stations  are noe  active  from
           Tunisia: 3V8ST  (Tunis),  3V8CB (Borj  Cedria),  3V8SQ  (Monastir),
           3V8SF (Sfax), 3V8SM (Djerba). The stations  in Djerba and  Monastir
           are  open   for  guest   operations  (please   contact  DL1BDF   at
  or DJ7IK at and this week Mehmed,
           DJ0QJ and Mustapha, DL1BDF are QRV from 3V8SM.
8Q      - Armin, HB9JBN is active (on 10, 15 and 20 metres) as 8Q7JB from the
           Maldives (AS-013)  until 19  April. QSL  via HB9JBN.  [TNX ARRL  DX
8Q      - Peter, HA2SX will be active  (on 160-10 metres)  as 8Q7KK from  the
           Maldives between 14 April and 4 May. He plans to operate manily CW,
           RTTY and PSK31 with some SSB  and SSTV (skeds for SSTV are  welcome
           at  until  12  April).  QSL  via  HA2SX  (Peter
           Kalocsa, Marko, Bakonyi ut 20, H-8441 Hungary). [TNX HA0HW]
9M2     - Bruce, KD6WW will be active  as 9M2DB from  AS-058 on 20-23  April,
           from AS-073 on 24-28 April and  from AS-072 between 29 April and  2
           May.  QSL   via   KD6WW  (bureau   cards   can  be   requested   at
9Q      - Pierre, HB9AMO will be staying in Congo for three months and  hopes
           to be  allowed  to operate  with  the call  he  used back  in  1997
           (9Q5BQ). If he can operate, he  will be active  on 10-40 meters  CW
           only during his free time (evenings and weekends). He will be  back
           to  Switzerland  in   July.  QSL  via   HB9AMO  (Pierre  Petry,   3
           Hutins-des-Bois, 1225 Chene-Bourg, Switzerland). [TNX HB9AMO]
HK0_mal - Jairo, HK5MQZ and Hiro, HK5QGX have announced that their 8-21 April
           operation from Malpelo  [425DXN 516] will  not take place,  because
           the return voyage to Buenaventura has been cancelled and they would
           not be able to leave the island. [TNX HK5MQZ]
HK0_sa  - Otto, HC2/UA4WAE will operate from HK0ER's QTH on San Andres Island
           (NA-033) between 15 and 25 April.  He plans to be active on  10-160
           metres with special attention for Europe  and Japan on the low  and
           WARC bands. [TNX HC2/UA4WAE]
HS      - The 6-15 April DXpedition to Koh Tarutao (AS-126) [425DXN 517]  has
           suffered an unexpected set-back at the last minute. The authorities
           responsible for administration of the territory, have demanded that
           an  additional  approval  is   obtained  from  another   Government
           Department.  The  DX  Group  have  only   been  informed  of   this
           requirement in  the  last 48  hours,  and therefore  will  have  to
           postpone the visit to Koh Tarutao, whilst this additional  approval
           is obtained. The E29AL group will be active from Koh Samui (AS-101)
           instead, and will  keep to  the same  schedule, as  above. QSL  via
           HS0GBI. [TNX HS0/G3NOM]
I       - Look   for   Gabriele/IK1NEG,   Pinuccio/I2MWZ,   Vito/I3BQC    and
           Stefano/IK3ABY to be active from Peta di Bo (EU-131, IIA VE-069) on
           7 April. [TNX IK3ABY]
KH0     - Look for KH0/JA3AOP to be active  on HF and  6 metres from  Saipan,
           Northern Marianas (OC-086) on 13-17 April. QSL via home call.  [TNX
KL      - Richard/KL7AK, Jim/K9PPY, Larry/KF6XC and Bob/WL7QC will be  active
           as KL7AK from Sitkinak Island (Trinity Islands, NA-053) in  August.
           They plan to be on the island starting the 9th until  approximately
           the 14th. Their main station will have an amplifier and a beam  for
           10, 15 and  20 metres on  a 30-foot mast  and their main  operating
           frequency  will  be  +/-  14260  kHz   (CW  upon  request,   pileup
           permitting). QSL via N6AWD. [TNX G3ZAY and KL7AK]
OH      - Pekka, OH1LU might be active from Kustavi Island (EU-096) on  13-15
           April. It is also possible he  can operate from Reposaari  (EU-1739
           one evening during the week of 15 April. [TNX G0APV and Islands  On
           The Web]
TX_che  - The TX0C  team [425DXN  515] now  include  six operators  -  namely
           Jacky/ZL3CW    (F2CW),    Danny/F5CW    (FK8VHY),    Georges/FK8FS,
           Daniel/FK8FU, Akinori/ZL1GO (JA4EKO)  and Philippe/FO3BM. The  will
           be leaving Noumea on 24 April and operations from the  Chesterfield
           Islands (OC-176) are expected to take place between 27 April and  3
           May on 10-160 metres. During the  voyage to and from TX0 they  will
           operate as  TX4A/MM.  QSL  for both  TX0C  and  TX4A/MM  via  ZL3CW
           (Jacques Calvo, P.O. Box 593, Pukekohe 1800, New Zealand). [TNX The
           Daily DX]
UA      - Alan, UA1PAC and Serge, UA1PAO will be active (with two stations on
           10-40 metres CW, SSB  and probably RTTY)  as UA1PAC/p and  UA1PAO/p
           from Vaygach island (IOTA EU-086, RRA  06-01) between 14-22  April.
           QSL for  both calls  via UA1PAC  (Alan  V. Kuz'menko,  P.O.Box  88,
           Amderma, Nenets oblast, 166744, Russia). [TNX RA9XF]
V4      - Joe, VE3BW will be active (on  all bands mostly  CW) as V47CA  from
           St. Kitts (NA-104) on 9-24 April. [TNX The Daily DX]
YB      - Kadek, YC9BU has  reported that YE8XM/p  might be  active from  Kai
           Island (OC-221) starting  7 April for  three days.  QSL route  TBA.
           [TNX Islands On The Web]
ZA      - Loreto, IK7VJP is staying in Albania for two months and expects  to
           operate as  ZA1/IK7VJP from  Durres (Durazzo).  QSL via  home  call
           either direct or through the bureau. [TNX IK7VJP]

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                          ****  GOOD TO KNOW ... ****
                           Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH

ARI CONTEST ---> The ARI International DX  Contest 2001 will be held from  20
UTC on 5 May until 20 UTC on the 6th. For further information please visit If you  plan to participate  in the contest,  the
new version of the shareware software  is available for  download at the  URL

ILLW ---> A list of stations that have already confirmed their  participation
in this year's International Lighthouse/Lightship  Weekend (18-19 August)  is
available at For more information  please
contact Mike, GM4SUC ( [TNX GM4SUC]

IPARC S5 ---> The  Slovenian branch of  the International Police  Association
Radio Club sposors  an award to  celebrate its 5th  anniversary and the  10th
anniversary of IPA-Slovenia. The award is issued for contacts made (or  heard
for SWLs) with S51IPA, S52IPA, S53IPA,  S59IPA and S50IPA  between 15 and  22
April 2001.  For further  information  please e-mail  [TNX

QSL 3W2KF  ---> Claude,  F5PBL (  has been  back  to
France since 2 April and cards should be ready within six weeks. Please  note
that direct cards should be sent to Claude Terrier, 18 allee du Mail, F-92360
Meudon-la-Foret, France.  Bureau cards  are welcome,  but eQSLs  will not  be
answered. [TNX F5PBL]

QSL CX1CCC ---> Pepe, EA5KB reports he now has the logs for CX1CCC from  1995
to 2001.

QSL HC2/UA4WAE ---> Otto reports he  has started processing direct  requests.
Please note that  bureau cards should  be sent to  UA4WA, while direct  cards
should be  sent to:  Alex Otto  Ogorodov Rafalsky,  Correo Central,  Salinas,
Provincia Guayas, Ecuador.

SU1HR ---> RW3GW and RN3OA operated as SU1HR during and for a few days before
and after the recent WPX SSB Contest. QSL via RW3GW (Valery Sushkov, P.O. Box
3, 398000, Lipetsk, Russia). Their log is available at [TNX

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QSL ROUTES:  QSL routes  for stations  active during  the recent  CQ WPX  SSB
              Contest  are  available  at  [TNX

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CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER     CALL        MANAGER
3A2DX       pirate      EA3TE       ex EA3AXD   PJ6/PA3GIO  PA3GIO
3D2AG/P     3D2AG       EA3URT      EA3TE       PY0FM       JA1VOK
3E500AC     HP1RCP      EA8AH       OH1RY       R1FJL       UA3AGS
3E500BYS    HP1RCP      EA9LZ       EA7JB       R3ARES      RW3AH
3E500CTM    HP1RCP      ED1RRL      EA1CA       R73A        RZ3AA
3E500EC     HP1RCP      ED1URS      EA1URS      RA3GS       IK3PQG
3G0Y        DK7YY       ED4MAD      EA4RCU      RQ4L        UA4LCQ
3V8DJ       I5JHW       EK8ZZ       F5LGQ       RT9W        RZ9WWH
3V8SM       DL1BDF      EM10UCC     UY5ZZ       S21YV       KX7YT
3V8SQ       DL1BDF      EM1HO       I2PJA       S79MX       HB9MX
3V8ST       DL1BDF      EM7Q        UY5ZZ       S79WB       DL4HBB
3V8SZ       IK5JAN      EW8AM       DL8KAC      SN2B        SP2FAX
4F1RWW      DJ6OI       EX2M        W3HNK       SO8ZZ       UY5ZZ
4F7RWW      DJ6OI       EY1HQ       DJ1MM       SV9/DL6QT   DL6QT
4K6GF       TA2ZV       EY8MM       K1BV        T30ED       3D2SJ
4O1J        YU1JW       FO/DL7FT    DL7FT       T88MW       WN7T
4O7A        YU7AV       FO0CLA      F6CTL       TA2DS       WA3HUP
4O7M        YU7GMN      FY5FU       F5PAC       TG7/W9AEB   W9AEB
4W/VK2QF    VK2QF       G3MRC/C9    G3MRC       TK5XN       F2YT
5A24PA      PA1AW       GM7V        ZS5BBO      TL8CK       F6EWM
5N3NDP/1    IK5JAN      GU/DL4OCM   DJ6OI       TM0S        F5KEF
5R8GT       DK8ZD       H40RW       ZL1AMO      TM2A        F5BJW
5X1GS       WB2YQH      HA/DJ6OI    DJ6OI       TM7Z        F5CWU
8Q7DD       W4WET       HB0/DL4OCM  DJ6OI       TO5T        FM5BH
8R1RPN      OH0XX       HS0/OZ1HET  OZ1ACB      TT8FC       EA4AHK
9G1AA       PA3ERA      HS4BPQ      E21EIC      TX5CW       ZL3CW
9G5MD       F5VCR       II9F        IT9FXY      TX8G        LA9GY
9J2BO       W6ORD       IO4I        IK4QIB      UE1RCV/1    UA1RJ
9M2XA       JF4WPQ      IQ9K        IT9KWF      UK8FF       W3HNK
9M6A        N2OO        IR0MA       I0MWI       US0Q        UY5ZZ
9M6BAA      G4SHF       IR4B        IK4AUY      US4IXQ      WB7QXU
9N7RB       W4FOA       IR8A        I8ACB       V47KP       K2SB
9V1GA       JA4BJO      IR8J        IK8WEJ      V73GJ       KA1GJ
9Y4SF       WA4JTK      IR9A        IT9RZR      V73GT       WF5T
A35RK       W7TSQ       IU4CG       I4GSS       VK6KVP      SP9EVP
A41MO       A47RS       IU9S        IT9BLB      VK7TS/p     VK7TS
A61AF       W4CK        J28LP       F8UNF       VK9KCP      SP9EVP
A61AJ       W3UR        J28NH       F5IPW       VK9KXP      SP9EVP
AH7X/NH2    JP1NWZ      J28VS       F4DBF       VP5/K5CM    K5CM
AM3ALV      EA3ALV      J3/W1HEO    W1HEO       VP5/W5AO    W5AO
AM4YK       EA4YK       J3/W5PF     W5PF        VP8SGK      GM0HCQ
AM7ANM      EA7ANM      J37LR       VE3EBN      VU2TS       I1YRL
AM8CI       EA8AKN      J41K        SV1DPI      XV3AA       JA6UHG
AN1HS       EA1HS       JK1UWY/5N0  JH8BKL      XV3JAA      JA1TAA
AN6AEQ      EA6AEQ      JW/DL4OCM   DJ6OI       XV3MRC      JA1TAA
AN9IB       EA9IB       JW2PA       LA2PA       XV3TAA      JA1TAA
AY8A        LU8ADX      JW3FL       LA3FL       XV9TH       SK7AX
BN0W        BV2KI       JW4WJ       LA4WJ       YB0ABB      M0CMK
BV5BG       IK7JTF      JW7QIA      LA7QIA      YB0ECT      K5ZE
BV9AYA      BV2KI       JW8G        LA8G        YB1AQV      N2KFC
C6AKK       AA7X        JW9GY       LA9GY       YC0LCF      W4JS
C6ASM       DL2RMM      JW9IY       LA9IY       YC0LND      IZ8CCW
CC4A        CE4USW      JX8XM       LA8XM       YC1WAE      K5ZE
CE0Y/W7XU   W7XU        JY9NX       JH7FQK      YC3OX       IZ8CCW
CM6YD       EA5KB       KH0/JM1LRQ  JM1LRQ      YC4FIJ      YC9BU
CN2R        W7EJ        KH2/KD6CJF  JH5OXF      YJ0ABQ      I6BQI
CN8KD       EA5XX       KH2VF       JE1HJA      YL6W        YL2GD
CO8CY       EA5KB       L40F        LU4FM       YO/DJ6OI    DJ6OI
CO8LY       EA7ADH      LP1F        LU5FC       YS1JR       DJ9ZB
CQ0M        CT1RVM      LR0N        LU2NI       YT7A        YU7GMN
CT3AS       DJ8FW       LR7DX       LU8FDZ      YV5/NE8Z    NE8Z
CW6V        W3HNK       LX/DL4OCM   DJ6OI       YV6AZC      EA5KB
CX3HF       EA5XX       LX6GDH      LX1NO       YW4M        W4SO
D2BB        W3HNK       OD5/OK1MU   OK1TN       YZ1V        YU1AAV
D70IAF      HL1IWD      OD5IU       LX1NO       ZB2JS/M     G4SOK
DL2AAZ/6Y5  DL2AAZ      OH8T        OH8TA       ZC4BS       G4KIV
DL7DF/HI9   DL7DF       OI3AY       OH1BV       ZC4DW       G0DEZ
DU1/DL4OCM  DJ6OI       OT1A        ON7LR       ZD7K        GW0ANA
DU1/DL4OCM/7 DJ6OI      OT1H        ON4ACT      ZD8K        GW0ANA
DU3NXE      W3HNK       OY3QN       OZ1ACB      ZF2MV       W8MM
DU67RWW     DJ6OI       P3A         W3HNK       ZL4CC       G3PJT
E20HHK      E21EIC      P41E        P43E        ZX0F        W3HC
E20RRW      E21EIC      P49MR       VE3MR       ZX5J        VE3HO
E21EIC/8    E21EIC      PJ2MI       W2CQ        ZX5X        PP5MQ
E21EJC      HS1CHB      PJ2WI       WI9WI       ZY0SAT      PS7JN

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                          *******  ADDRESSES  *******
                           Edited by  I1JQJ & IK1ADH

3D2AG     Antoine de Ramon N'Yeurt, P.O. Box 14633, Suva, Fiji Islands
BX4AF     P.O. Box 11-12, Miaoli 366, Taiwan
BY6HY     Amateur Radio Club of The Hua Dong College of Metallurgy, Ma An
           Shan City, An Hui Province 243002, China
DJ6OI (ex DL4OCM)  Thomas Steinmann, Carl-Siegert-Str. 15, D-37170 Uslar,
DJ8FW     Ben Muller, P.O. Box 6, D-29387 Bad Bodenteich, Germany
DL7FT     Frank Turek, P.O. Box 1421, D-14004 Berlin, Germany
E21EIC    Champ C. Muangamphun, P.O. Box 1090, Kasetsart, Bangkok 10903,
E4/OE1GZA Gunter Zwickl, c/o SICT, P.O.Box 1133, Ramallah, Palestine
EA5KB     Jose F. Ardid Arlandis, Apartado 5013, 46080 Valencia, Spain
EA6AEQ    P.O. Box 10180, Palma de Mallorca, 07080 Balearic Islands, Spain
F5IPW     Joel Ricaud, 32 Avenue de la Vallee du Lys, 37260
           Artannes-sur-Indre, France
G3PJT     Bob Whelan, 36 Green End, Comberton, Cambridge CB3 7DY, UK
HP1RCP    Radio Club de Panama, P.O.Box 10745, Panama 4, Panama
I0MWI     Stefano Cipriani, Via Taranto 60, 00055 Ladispoli - RM, Italy
I5JHW     Giovanni Bini, Via Santini 30, 51031 Agliana - PT, Italy
I6BQI     Angelo Brandolini, Contrada Colle di Giogo 36/A, 65010 Moscufo -
           PE, Italy
JA1TAA    Hiroshi Hotta, 4-12-53 Kameino, Fujisawa, 252-0813, Japan
JH5OXF    Mitsuhiro Takehira, 1656 Kominato, Iyo City, Ehime 799-3113, Japan
JI3DST    Takeshi Funaki, 2-18-26 Hannan-cho, Abeno-ku, Osaka-city, Osaka
           545-0021, Japan
JS1DLC    Ken Arakawa 1-17-2  Hachimandai, Sakura City, Chiba 285-0867, Japan
LA8G      Radioamatorklubben P35, P.O. Box 941, Sentrum, N-7409 Trondheim,
LA9GY     Morten Antonsen, Hallsetreina 6, N-7027 Trondheim, Norway
LU4FM     Radio Club Rosario, Zeballos 811/817, 2000 Rosario, Argentina
LU5FC     Jesus Rubio, San Juan 2694, Rosario 2000, Santa Fe, Argentina
N2OO      Bob Schenck, P.O. Box 345, Tuckerton, NJ 08087, USA
N4AA      Carl Smith, P.O. Box 249, Leicester, NC 28748-0279 USA
NE8Z      Rick Dorsch, P.O. Box 616, Hamburg, MI 48139, USA
OH1BV     Teuvo Kaistila, Ahventie 5B1, 25410 Suomusjarvi, Finland
OH8TA     Oulun Teekkarien Radiokerhory, Yliopistokatu 40, FIN-90570 Oulu,
OH9RJ     Aaro Hyvarinen, PL 53, 85401 Tornio, Finland
PA1AW     Alex van Hengel, Schoener 85, 2991JK Barendrecht, The Netherlands
PA3GIO    Bert vd Berg, Parklaan 38, NL-3931 KK Woudenberg, The Netherlands
PP5MQ     Mario Marquardt, P.O. Box 212, 89201-972 Joiniville - SC, Brazil
PS7JN     Joaquim das Virgens, Rua Carlos Serrano 1969, 59076-740 Natal - RN,
PZ1DV     Ron E. Hoepel, P.O. Box 9006, Paramaribo-South, Suriname
RA0FU     Yuri M. Burykh, P.O. Box 12, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk 693023, Russia
RZ1OA     Vladimir Sadakov, P.O. Box 48, Archangelsk-40, 163040 Russia
TA3YJ     Nilay Mine Aydogmus, P.O. Box 876, 35214 Izmir, Turkey
UA6MF     Ivan A. Gudima, P.O.Box 4102, Rostov-on-Don-103, 344103, Russia
UY5ZZ     Vladimir Latyshenko, P.O. Box 4850, Zaporozhye, 69118, Ukraine
VK2QF     Neville Mattick, Hargraves, N.S.W. 2850, Australia
VK7TS     Trevor Spargo, 1 Roebourne Rd, Otago, Tasmania, Australia 7017
W3UR      Bernie McClenny, 3025 Hobbs Road, Glenwood, MD 21738, USA
W4CK      Mark Clark, 1853 Dunroamin' Lane, Fayetteville, TN 37334, USA
YB8HZ     P.O. Box 105, Pangkep 90600, Indonesia
YU1AAV    Radio Sekcija Kozara, Jurija Gagarina 210, YU-11070 Novi Beograd,
           Serbia, Yugoslavia
YU7GMN    Radio Club Muzlja, P.O. Box 5, 23206 Muzlja, Yugoslavia
Z39A      Radio Amateur Society of Macedonia, P.O. Box 14, Skopje 1000,
ZA5G      Florian Gjonej, P.O. Box 210, Shkoder, Albania
ZK1CG     Victor Rivera, P.O. Box 618, Rarotonga, Cook Islands, via New
ZK1JD     Jim Ditchburn, P.O. Box 491, Rarotonga, Cook Islands, via New
ZL3CW     Jacky Calvo, P.O.Box 593, Pukekohe 1800, New Zealand
ZS1B      Bud Voortman, 17 Tudor Rd, Tokai, 7945, South Africa

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