IOTA Notice [February 98]


           >>> IOTA REFERENCE NUMBERS ISSUED IN FEBRUARY 1998 <<<

None.  The  issuing of  a new  Reference Number  following XUXO's  unexpected
activity from an island in the  Gulf of Thailand IOTA  group [425DXN 356]  is
subject to the receipt of validation material.

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                  >>> IOTA REFERENCE NUMBERS CONFIRMED <<<

None

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  >>> OPERATIONS WHICH HAVE PROVIDED ACCEPTABLE VALIDATION MATERIAL (*) <<<

AF-023  S92FC      Sao Tome Island        (October 1997)
AF-023  S97A       Sao Tome Island        (October 1997)
AF-044  S91FC      Principe Island        (October/November 1997)
AS-088  A71CX/P    Al Safliyeh Island     (November 1997)
AS-074  9M2OM/P    Ketam Island           (August 1997)
AS-124  A61AH/P    Sirat al Khwar Island  (November 1997)
EU-038  PA3BLS/P   Texel Island           (November/December 1997)
OC-108  YC5XIP     Jemaja Island          (July 1997)
OC-109  YC5XIP     Midai Island           (October 1997)
OC-173  VK8SEA/P   Bathurst Island        (November 1997)

(*) Includes  operations  where  validation material was volunteered, ie  not
specifically  required  for  credit  to be given -  in all cases  cards   now
submitted will be accepted by Checkpoints.
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Mauro Pregliasco, I1JQJ
RSGB IOTA Committee Member (Europe)

i1jqj@amsat.org