IOTA Notice [October 98]

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

NA-210        KL   NORTON SOUND COAST NORTH group (operation by KL7/K6ST from
                   Sledge Island in July 1998)

NA-211        W7   OREGON STATE group  (operation by  W5BOS/7 from  Tillamook
                   Rock in September 1998)

NA-212        YN   PACIFIC OCEAN  COAST  group  (Nicaraguan  islands,  letter
                   "d"), following the operation by H76C from Cardon Island.

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

NA-150  KL7/W6IXP   Little Diomede Island  (July/August 1998)
NA-173  VE8C        Charlton Island        (August 1998)
NA-184  N6VV/P      St George Reef         (October 1998)
NA-210  KL7/K6ST    Sledge Island          (July 1998)
NA-211  W5BOS/7     Tillamook Rock         (September 1998)
NA-212  H76C        Cardon Island          (October 1998)

(*) 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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      >>> PROVISIONAL IOTA REFERENCE NUMBERS (YET TO BE CONFIRMED) <<<

AS-139/Prov   BY7  GUANGXI PROVINCE  group (operation  by BI7W  from  Weizhou
                   Island, August 1998)

Checkpoints are not authorised to accept for IOTA credit QSL cards confirming
contacts made with islands/groups whose Reference Numbers have been issued on
a provisional basis.

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Mauro Pregliasco, I1JQJ
RSGB IOTA Committee Member (Europe)


Mauro Pregliasco, I1JQJ/KB2TJM
425 DX News Editor
i1jqj@425dxn.org