IOTA Notice * MAR-2002

                     >>> IOTA REFERENCE NUMBERS ISSUED <<<

AF-091  3V   Jendouba/Bizerte/Tunis/Nabeul Region group (Tunisia)
AS-156  R0B  Ushakova Island (Russian Federation)
AS-160  BY4  Shandong Province North West group (China)
AS-161  VU   Kerala State group (India)
AS-162  3W   South China Sea Coast North group (Vietnam)
OC-248  T8   South Palau group (Palau)
SA-091  CE8  Magallanes Province group (Chile)
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        >>> PROVISIONAL IOTA REFERENCE NUMBERS AS AT 31 MARCH 2002 <<<

NONE

Note: A full listing of new  IOTA reference numbers issued since  publication
of IOTA  Directory 2000  may be  found  on the  IOTA  Manager's web  site  at
http://www.eo19.dial.pipex.com/index.shtml.

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     >>> OPERATIONS WHICH HAVE PROVIDED ACCEPTABLE VALIDATION MATERIAL <<<

AF-091  3V8GI    Galite Island (July 2001)
AS-050  RU0B/P   Isachenko Island, Sergeya Kirova Islands (April 2001)
AS-057  RU0B     Uyedineniya Island (April 2001)
AS-068  RS0B/P   Kravkova Island, Mona Islands (April 2001)
AS-153  VU2DPM   Sagar Island (January 2002)
AS-153  VU2HFR   Sagar Island (January 2002)
AS-153  VU2JSH   Sagar Island (January 2002)
AS-153  VU2KFR   Sagar Island (January 2002)
AS-153  VU2SKD   Sagar Island (January 2002)
AS-156  RI0B     Ushakova Island (April 2001)
AS-160  BI4F     Fu Rong Island (September 2001)
AS-161  VU2JIX   Sacrifice Rock (January 2002)
AS-161  VU2JRO   Sacrifice Rock (January 2002)
AS-161  VU2MTT   Sacrifice Rock (January 2002)
AS-161  VU2NJN   Sacrifice Rock (January 2002)
AS-161  VU2PAI   Sacrifice Rock (January 2002)
AS-161  VU2RDJ   Sacrifice Rock (January 2002)
AS-161  VU2RDQ   Sacrifice Rock (January 2002)
AS-161  VU2SBJ   Sacrifice Rock (January 2002)
AS-161  VU3DMP   Sacrifice Rock (January 2002)
AS-162  3W2KA/3  Cham Island (March 2002)
AS-162  3W3C     Cham Island (March 2002)
AS-162  XV3C     Cham Island (March 2002)
EU-182  UT3IB/P  Ankudinov and Ochakovskiy Islands (September 2001)
EU-182  UT3IW/P  Ankudinov and Ochakovskiy Islands (September 2001)
EU-182  UT5SI/P  Ankudinov and Ochakovskiy Islands (September 2001)
EU-182  UX1IM/P  Ankudinov and Ochakovskiy Islands (September 2001)
EU-182  UX2IQ/P  Ankudinov and Ochakovskiy Islands (September 2001)
EU-182  UX3IW/P  Ankudinov and Ochakovskiy Islands (September 2001)
EU-182  UY0IX/P  Ankudinov and Ochakovskiy Islands (September 2001)
NA-050  KL7JR    Barter Island (December 2001)
OC-248  T88SI    Sonsorol Island (February 2002)
SA-057  CV1F     San Gabriel Island (February 2002)
SA-070  XR5SM    Santa Maria Island (January and February 2002)
SA-091  CE7AOY/8 Riesco Island (December 2001)
SA-091  CE8/R3CA Riesco Island (January 2000)

Note:  This   list  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 if  they  meet
normal standards. This means that the island name must be on the card.
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         >>> OPERATIONS FROM WHICH VALIDATION MATERIAL IS AWAITED <<<
         >>>                 AS AT  31 MARCH 2002                 <<<

AF-057  5R8/F5DKO    Nosi Be Island (March 2002)
AS-157  3W3M         Tam Island (March 2002)
AS-162  3W3M         Cham Island (March 2002)
EU-082  U1ZA/1 & /A  Kil'din Island (resident?)
EU-147  U1ZA/1       ?????? Island (February - July 2001)
EU-153  U1ZA/1       ?????? Island (July 2001)
NA-188  XF4IH        Cacaluta Island (March 2002)
OC-099  P29VMS       Tabar Islands (March 2002)
OC-103  P29VMS       Emirau Island, St Matthias Group (March 2002)
OC-182  VP6DI        Ducie Island (March 2002)
SA-048  4M7G         ?????? Island (September 2001)
SA-086  XR2D         Damas Island (February 2002)
SA-088  PSA088       Tacami Island (June 2001)

Note: Checkpoints are  not authorised to  credit QSL cards  for an  operation
where validation is required.
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Mauro Pregliasco, I1JQJ/KB2TJM
425 DX News Editor
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