Heye/DJ9RR, Ernoe/DK2AMM, Hans/DL6JGN, and Ron/PA3EWP are going to
put Rotuma (OC-060) on the air between Feb. 23 and March 16. QRV as
3D2EU on 160-10m on SSB, CW, and digital modes. Tony/3D2AG, who was
to be part of the team, had to cancel his participation. QSL via
DK2AMM (d/B), OQRS, LoTW. http://www.rotuma2018.de/
Sookun/HL1AHS and Jinho/HL1LUA will be active as XV9HL from Ho Chi
Minh City between Feb. 26 and March 6 on 160-10m (CW, SSB, digital
modes). QSL via HL1AHS, LoTW.
CE0Y, Easter Islands:
Michael/DF8AN will be back on the air as CE0Y/DF8AN from the 21st
to 28th. QRV mostly on digital modes. QSL via DF8AN (d/B).
D4, Cape Verde:
Egill/TF3EO operates as D44KF from Praia/Santiago Island (AF-005)
between Feb. 20 and March 3. QRV with a QRP setup on 40-10m (CW,
FT8). QSL via G3SWH.
Gildas/F6HMQ and Michel/F6GWV are going to pay Guadeloupe (NA-102)
a visit from Feb. 23 until March 12. QRV as FG/F6HMQ, FG/F6GWV, and
as TO3Z in the ARRL DX SSB Contest. QSL via homecalls, TO3Z via
H4, Solomon Islands und H40, Temotu Province:
Chungki/VA7YM is going to activate Guadalcanal Island (OC-047) as
H44YM between the 24th and 26th and Lata Island (OC-100) as H40YM
between the 27th and March 12. He then returns to Guadalcanal once
more from March 13 until 16. QSL via EA5GL.
The special event station II2RR remainsa active throughout the
year, marking the first publication of RadioRivista, the monthly
magazine of ARI, 70 years ago. QSL via IK2VUC.
Nobu/JA0JHQ will be active once more as JD1BOW from Chichijima
(AS-031) between the 21st and 24th. He plans to focus on 160m (CW)
and 20m (FT8/RTTY). QSL via JA0JHQ (d/B), LoTW. https://pandasan.jimdo.com/
Members of the Radio Club QRM Belgrano will be celebrating their
club's 50th anniversary with the special call L50A until the end of
May on HF (SSB, CW, digital modes). QSL via LU4AAO (d/B), eQSL. http://lu4aao.org/L50A.htm
Chris/PA2CHR and Jos/PA3FYC are announcing an EME DXpedition for
Feb. 23 to March 3. QRV as TD9CHR and TD9FYC on 2m, 70cm, and 23cm.
QSL via PA3FYC. http://mmmonvhf.de/
Watch out for Jim/WB2REM and Mark/WY1G signing as H72DX between
Feb. 26 and March 6 on HF (SSB, CW, FT8). QSL via WY1G (d), ClubLog
JY5HX - QSL Manager:
Boris/E73Y has now taken over as QSL-manager for Munzer/JY5HX and
is in possession of a complete log. Requests for cards are possible
via bureau, direct mail, or Clublog's OQRS. Cards are expected from
the printshop by the end of February.
9M0W - Spratly Islands 2018:
A large team (9M6ABZ, 9M6RHM, 9M6ZAE, F6GNZ, HL5FUA, JT1CO, K1LZ,
K1ZM, K9JM, KO8SCA, PY2XB, SV2GWY, VK3FN, VK3FY, W5XU, WD5COV,
YT3W, and ZL3WW) will be active from Layang Layang Island (AS-051)
between March 6 and 13 on 160-6m (CW, SSB, digital modes). QSL via
YT1AD (d/B). http://www.yt1ad.info/9m0w/
Abbreviations in this DXNL:
ARI Associazione Radioamatori Italiani's
ARLHS Amateur Radio Lighthouse Society
IOTA Islands on the Air
LoTW Logbook of the World
OQRS Online QSL Request System
WCA World Castles Award
WLOTA World Lighthouse On The Air Award
WRTC World Radiosport Team Championship
21.02. AGCW-DL Schlackertastenabend
23.-25.02. CQ WW 160m SSB Contest
24./25.02. REF Contest
24./25.02. Bayerischer Bergtag
24./25.02. UBA DX Contest
24./25.02. South Carolina QSO Party
25./26.02. North Carolina QSO Party
25.02. HSC Contest
AS-128; 3W, Gulf of Thailand group: Members of the Lufthansa
Amateur Radio Club (Bernhard/DK7TF and Juergen/DH6ICE) will be
active from Phu Quoc Island (WLOTA 2523) as XV9DLH from the 24th
onwards. QSL via DK8ZZ (d/B).
AS-175; VU, Gujarat State West group: The Gujarat Institute of
Amateur Radio and the Mount Abu International Ham Radio Club are
going to activate Ajas Tapu Island on the 24th and 25th as AT7BK.
QSL via VU2BK.
NA-066; W6, California State South (Orange/ San Diego County)
group: Members of the Palos Verdes Amateur Radio Club will be
operating from Santa Catalina Island between the 22nd and 25th as
K6PV/6 on 160-10m on SSB, CW, RTTY, PSK31, and FT8. QSL via K6PV
OC-046; FO, Windward Islands: Gerhard/OE3GEA is making progress on
his trip around islands in the Pacific. He will be operating as
FO/OE3GEA from French Polynesia between Feb. 25 and March 10 on
30-10m. QSL via OE3GEA (d/B).
OC-086; KH0, Northern Mariana Islands: Between the 21st and 28th,
Will/AA4NC and Ronald/AA4VK will be signing KH0/homecalls from
Saipan. QSL via h/c (d).