Jean-Paul/HB9ARY will be active holiday-style between Nov. 4 and 18
as 3B8HC on 80-10m (CW, SSB). QSL via NI5DX (d).
Luc/F5RAV and Gerard/F5NVF are currently active as 3XY4D until Nov.
6. QRV on HF on CW, SSB, PSK63, RTTY, and FT8. QSL via F5RAV (d).
4S, Sri Lanka:
Peter/DC0KK is going to spend the winter in Moragalla (AS-003, WW
Loc. MJ96xk) and operate as 4S7KGG on 80-10m, running a TS480,
Spiderbeam and dipoles on CW and digital modes. QSL via DC0KK
(d/B), LoTW, ClubLog OQRS.
Thomas/OZ1AA remains active from Timor Leste (OC-148) until Nov. 7
as 4W/OZ1AA on 40-10m (CW and FT8). QSL via OZ1ACB, ClubLog OQRS,
Charles/NK8O will be signing 5H3DX between Nov. 5 and Dec. 5 on the
HF bands (CW, PSK, FT8). QSL via ClubLog, eQSL, LoTW, and via qrz.com.
Joseph/N7BF is going to operate holiday-style from Barbados
(NA-021, WLOTA 0999) between the 4th and 11th of November. QRV as
8P9BT on 40-10m (SSB only). QSL via N7BF (d).
Mac/WT4BT is going to enjoy his holiday as 8P9MT on Barbados from
Nov. 4 to 10 on 80-10m. QSL via WT4BT (d/B), LoTW.
Members of the Mediterraneo Dx Club will be active between Nov. 6
and 17 as 9U4M. They plan to set up 5 rigs (2 for SSB, 2 for CW, 1
for RTTY). QSL via IK2VUC (d/B), LoTW. http://www.mdxc.org/9u4m/
A5A, operated by Zorro/JH1AJT, Jin/JF1IST, Franz/DJ9ZB, and
Champ/E21EIC, remains on the air until Nov. 3. QRV on 160-10m (CW,
SSB, RTTY, FT8). QSL via JH1AJT, ClubLog OQRS.
TM40SM, operated by members of the radio club F5KPO, marks the 40th
anniversary of the ham meeting in Monteux. QRV until Nov. 11, QSL
via F5KPO (B).
Bill/K2HVN is going to operate holiday-style as TO2E from
Guadeloupe (NA-102) between Nov. 5 and 10 on 40-10m (CW, some SSB).
QSL via K2HVN.
The ARI section Vinci (IQ5LV) celebrates its 30th anniversary with
the call IP5LV until the end of November. QSL via IQ5LV (B), IK5ZUB
Members of the Radio Club QRM Belgrano plan to operate from the
Antarctic Museum (Province of Buenos Aires) as LU4AAO/D between
Nov. 4 (13z) and Nov. 5 (03z) on 80, 40, and 15m (SSB, FT8, CW).
QSL via LU4AAO (d/B), eQSL.
The Bulgarian Radio Club Blagovestnik (LZ1KCP) continues to honour
the memory of Bulgarian Saints during November with the call
LZ307MU. QSOs count towards the All Saints - 2017 award. QSL via
bureau, LZ1KCP (d). http://www.lz1kcp.com/
The club VRZA Zuid West Nederland celebrates its 25th anniversary
on the air with the call PA25ZWN between Nov. 1 and 28. QSL via
The Helsingens Radio Club Goeteborg (SK6AW) celebrates its 50th
anniversary with the call 7S50AW during November. QSL via SM6PPS
(d/B), LoTW. http://www.sk6aw.net/
SN145BRAIL marks the founding of the Louis Braille Special
Educational Centre for Blind and Visually Impaired Children and
Youth 145 years ago. QRV during November, QSL via SP2PBY.
Nuri/TA3X will be active with the special event call TC630MECCA
between Nov. 1 and January 14 next year. QRV on 160-10m (CW, SSB,
RTTY, PSK63, SSTV). QSL via TA3X (d/B).
VK9M; Mellish Reef:
Mellish Reef (OC-072, WW Loc. QH72wo) will be activated by VK9MA
from Nov. 3 until 16 on 160-10m (CW, SSB, RTTY, FT8, JT65) with 5
setups. Operators are Dietmar/DL3DXX, Morten/ LB8DC, Brian/N9ADG,
Eric/SM1ALH, Lasse/SM5GLC, David/W5XU, and Dave/WJ2O. QSL via
ClubLog OQRS, LoTW, or via N7QT (d/B). www.vk9ma.com
Siggi/DL7DF, Tom/DJ6TF, Manfred/DK1BT, Wolf/DL4WK, Frank/DL7UFR,
Rolf/DL7VEE, and Leszek/SP3DOI are going to pay Montserrat (NA-103)
a visit between Nov. 6 and 20. QRV as VP2MDL on 160-10m (CW, SSB,
RTTY, PSK31) with two rigs. QSL via DL7DF (d/B), LoTW. http://www.dl7df.com/vp2m/
Michael/VK2BXE and Chris/VK2YUS will be signing YJ0MB and YJ0CA
respectively from Efate Island (OC-035) between Nov. 1 and 7 on 40
and 20m (SSB). QSL via homecalls (d).
During November George/G1IPU will be active with the club call
GX4BJC/a (WAB TM11) and Brian/GM4XQJ with MS1SWL/a (WAB NS97). QSL
via G6XOU (d/B), eQSL. http://www.iswl.org.uk/
H44MS, Solomon Islands und H40GC, Temotu:
Bernhard/DL2GAC (H44MS) had to postpone his plans for the CQ WW DX
SSB Contest because of a minor accident. Up to now he has only set
up his 40m antenna. Stan/LZ1GC (H40GC) is still stuck on Nendo due
to cancelled flights after an eruption of the volcano Tinakula. He
is anxiously trying to book new flights for his journey home and
seeks financial assistance for these unexpected extra expenses. http://www.c21gc.com/index.php/t2gc-plans
Abbreviations in this DXNL:
ARLHS Amateur Radio Lighthouse Society
DFCF Diplome des Forts et Chateaux de France
DIFM Diplome des Iles de la France Metropolitaine
IOTA Islands on the Air
LoTW Logbook of the World
OQRS Online QSL Request System
WAB Worked All Britain
WCA World Castles Award
WLOTA World Lighthouse On The Air Award
WRTC World Radiosport Team Championship
AF-051; 3X, Guinee-Maritime Province South group: Alain/F5OZC and
Sebastien/F8DQZ will be active from Kassa Island as 3XY3D/p. QRV
during the whole month of November on 40-10m (mainly CW). QSL via
AS-006; VR2, Hong Kong group: Tom/KC0W will be operating as
VR2/KC0W from Cheung Chau Island between Nov. 1 and 15 on HF (CW,
FT8). QSL via homecall (d).
AS-200; JA5, Shikoku's Coastal Islands: Take/JI3DST activates Shodo
Island from the 3rd to 5th of November signing JI3DST/5. QRV on
80-6m on SSB, CW, FM, and RTTY. Travel schedules etc are heavily
dependent on weather conditions. QSL via JI3DST (d/B), qrz.com,
EU-105; F, Bretagne (Finistere North) Region group: Johan/F4HHL,
Jerome/F4HJO, Luis/F5THW, and Samuel/F5UPO are going to operate as
TM1CT from Batz Island (DIFM MA-018, WLOTA 0680) between Nov. 1 and
5. QRV with 4 rigs on 80-10m (SSB, CW, RTTY, PSK). QSL via ClubLog
OQRS, LoTW, or via F4HJO (d/B). https://johanbarre.wixsite.com/tm1ct
EU-170; 9A, Dalmatia North group: Sergio/IZ3NXC and Stefano/IZ3QAN
will be paying Pag Island a visit Nov. 7 to 9. QRV as 9A/IZ3NXC on
80, 40, 20, 15, and 10m (SSB, digital modes). QSL via IK3GES,
OC-216; VK9, Ashmore and Cartier Islands: Ashmore Reef currently
ranks #5 on the IOTA Most Wanted List with just 3% confirmations.
Craig/VK5CE, Mike/AB5EB, and Mike/AD5A want to activate it Nov. 7
to 10 as VK9AR. QRV with three stations on 160-10m (CW, SSB,
digital modes). On their return they plan to put Browse Island
(OC-234) on the air for 4 hours on Nov. 11 as VK9AR/6. QSL via
ClubLog OQRS, LoTW. https://ashmorereef.wordpress.com/
Salins de Frontignan - FFF-0873:
Jean-Marie/F5NLX/p will be active from this reference on Nov. 2
(0630z to 0930z). The location is also a castle reference (DFCF
34067, WCA F-06402). QSL via F5NLX (d/B).