DX-nieuws van week 50 - 2020. Ook nu weer verzameld door Henk - PD3H.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation globally, announced activities might be cut short, postponed, cancelled or even extended at any time and without notice...


 DXcalender 2020Dec

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3D2/R - Tony, 3D2AG will be active again as 3D2AG/p from Rotuma Island (OC-060). Departure is scheduled for 12 December, and return sometime mid-January 2021. The primary purpose of this trip is to set up the tombstone memorial for his son Rehanisi (2009-2020), who lost his life during Tony's latest visit in January. QSLling instructions can be found on https://www.qrz.com/db/3D2AG/P.

 

6W - The annual 6V1A expedition to the island of Goree (AF-045) will be conducted on 18-20 December. Activity will be on various bands SSB and CW. QSL via LoTW, or PayPal 6v1a.aras[@]gmail.com for a direct card.

 

EA - In celebration of the 40th anniversary since its foundation, URE San Fernando will be active as EG40URF on 5-6 and 12-13 December. QSL via EA7URF.

 

F - TM110P is a special callsign for Les Emetteurs Biterrois (F6KEH) to pay a tribute to Louis Paulhan (1883-1963) between 28 November and 12 December. Paulhan was a pioneering French aviator, known for winning the first Daily Mail aviation prize for the first flight between London and Manchester in 1910. QSL via the bureau to F6KEH.

 

JA - Kenji, JA4GXS will be active as JA4GXS/4 from Kasado Island (AS-117) on 5 December, between 7 and 22 UTC. He will operate CW, SSB and FT8 on 40-15 metres. QSL via home call.

 

OA - OA90O is the special callsign for the Radio Club Peruano (OA4O) to celebrate its 90th anniversary until 31 December. Peru’s IARU member society, RCP was founded on 6 December 1930. QSL via OA4O.

 

SV - SX2500S is a special callsign commemorating the 2500th anniversary of the naval Battle of Salamis, fought in 480 BC between an alliance of Greek city-states under Themistocles, and the Persian Empire under Xerxes the Great. Look for activity to take place on all bands and modes on 1-31 December. QSL via LoTW, Club Log's OQRS, or via the bureau. Certificates will be available for download (https://xromio.gr/SX2500S/) for contacts made on at least
three different bands.

 

SV - Special callsign SX40ARES will be active on 5-20 December to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Hellenic Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES). QSL via Club Log's OQRS, LoTW, eQSL, or via the bureau.

 

Iota News

 

Qsl Info
7Q6M-------Don Jones, PO Box 21500, Washington DC 20009-1500, USA
7X2YOTA---Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
7X3YOTA---Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
8Q7NV------Oliver Sweningsen, PO Box 90, Orinda CA 94563, USA
8Q7ZO------Olli Rissanen, Apartado Postal 88, 35450 Santa Maria de Guia de Gran Canaria, Spain
9A0YOTA---Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
9A20YOTA--Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
AP20YOT----Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
CR6K---------Filipe Monteiro Lopes, Rua Manuel Jose da Silva 184, Espinheira, 3720-537 Sao Martinho ----------------da Gandara, Portugal
CT9ABO-----Jozef Lang, Obrancov Mieru 344, 059 34 Spisska Teplica, Slovak Republic
CW5W-------Jorge Diez Furest, Remigio Castellanos 474, 37000 - Melo, Cerro Largo, Uruguay
DB0YOTA---Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
E71YOTA----Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
ED1R---------Jesus Maria Gimare Marquez, C/ Jacinto del Barrio 2, 05358 Papatrigo (Avila), Spain
ED7O---------Pedro L. Alvarez, Apartado Postal 306, 23700 Linares (Jaen), Spain
EF42C--------Alfredo Franco, Apartado Postal 60, 46900 Torrent (Valencia), Spain
EI0YOTA-----Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
EI7M---------John Barry, Lackabeha, Carrigtwohill, Co. Cork, Ireland
GB20YOTA--Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
GU4CHY-----Dick Allisette, Lilyvale House, Rue Des Houmets, Castel, Guernsey, GY5 7XZ,
----------------United Kingdom
HA6YOTA---Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
HB0A--------Amateurfunk Verein Liechtenstein, P.O. Box 629, 9495 Triesen FL, Liechtenstein
II1YOTA-----Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
II9YOTA-----Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
K8A----------Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
K8O----------Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
K8T----------Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
K8Y----------Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
LX8M--------Joel Erpelding, 22 Duerfstross, L-9165 Merscheid, Luxembourg
LY5YOTA---Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
OE0YOTA---Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom

OH2YOTA---Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
OM20YOTA-Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
OY1CT-------Carsten Thomsen, Uppi i Troed 8, FO-340 Kvivik, Faroe Islands
P3C----------Valdas Bieliauskas, P.O. Box 59745, CY-4012 Limassol, Cyprus
SH9YOTA---Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
T6A----------Robert Kasca, Govejk 11C, 5281 Spodnja Idrija, Slovenia
TC20YOTA--Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
TC61CAT---Cankut Kalyoncu, Gencosman PTT Merkezi PK 76, 16105 Osmangazi/Bursa Turkey
TF3YOTA---Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
V51MA-----Harry de Jong, Broekdijk 59, 7695 TC Bruchterveld, The Netherlands
XP3A--------Harry de Jong, Broekdijk 59, 7695 TC Bruchterveld, The Netherlands
XR50BA----Esteban Asenjo Castruccio, Casilla 27194 Sucursal Apumanque, 7559001 Las Condes, ---------------------Region Metropolitana, Chile
YI9WS-----Giorgio Toma, Via Settembrini 5, 57128 Livorno LI, Italy
YL20YOTA-Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
YN7ZTR----Trevis Rissler, 40 Webb Creek Cir., Bangor CA 95914, USA
YO0YOTA--Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
YT20YOTA-Jamie Williams, 41 Overton Lane, Hammerwich, Burntwood, WS7 0LQ, United Kingdom
ZM2B-------Frank Hunt, 8 Manu Crescent, Upper Vogeltown, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
ZM4T-------Holger Hannemann, 262 Waimarama Heights, RD12, Havelock North 4294, New Zealand
ZT1T--------Tom Morgan, 58 Piet Retief Street, Robertson, 6705, South Africa

 

PIRATE ALERT.
No Info received

+ SILENT KEYS +
Marcello Cassinelli, IK2DIA passed away unexpectedly on 1 December. Between 2001 and February 2020 he teamed up with Silvano, I2YSB & Friends and operated from Niger (5U2K and 5U4R), Marquesas (TX4PG), Samoa (5W0SB), Tokelau (ZK3SB), Somalia (6O0CW and 6O0N), Djbouti (J20MM/J20RR), Sierra Leone (9L1X), Ghana (9G5TT/9G5XX), Togo (5V7TT), Liberia (5M2TT and
A82X/A82Z), Ivory Coast (TU2T), Chad (TT8TT), Mayotte (TO2TT), Burkina Faso (XT2TT), Benin (TY1AA), Zambia (9J2T), Kenya (5Z0L), Democratic Republic of the Congo (9Q0HQ), Guinea (3XY1T), Guinea Bissau (J5T), Central African Republic (TL8TT), Cameroon (TJ2TT), Rwanda (9X0T/9X0Y), Uganda (5X3C/5X3E) and Tanzania (5I5TT/5I4ZZ). As a member of the Italian DXpedition Team he was inducted into the CQ DX Hall of Fame in 2019.

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RI0Q 2021 ---> The Artic Legends Expedition 2021 is set to start on 10 March from Talnakh (Norilsk). The trip to Bol'shoy Begichev Island (AS-152) will depend on weather, as the team will be using snowmobiles. Indicatively, RI0Q is expected to be QRV no sooner than 17 March.

 

 

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