DX Nieuws Februari 2018

Thomas, DL9OBQ will be active as 9Z4/DL9OBQ from Trinidad Island, IOTA SA – 011, 19 December 2017 – 7 February 2018.
He will operate on 30, 17, 15m mostly CW.
QSL via home call buro.
QTH Locator – FK90hp.
DXCC Country – Trinidad and Tobago 9Y.
QTH – Saint Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago.


Joeke, PA0VDV will be active again from Curacao Island, IOTA SA-099, 16 January – 8 February 2018, as PJ2/PA0VDV.
He will operate on 80 – 10m CW only.
QSL via home call.
Ads for direct QSL:
Joeke van der Velde, Delleburen 1, 8421RP, Oldeberkoop, Netherlands.


Emmanuel, F5LIT will be active again from Bali Island, IOTA OC-022, 30 January – 10 February 2018 as YB9/F5LIT.
He will operate on 20, 17, 15m SSB.
QSL via home call direct, LOTW.
Ads for direct QSL:
EMMANUEL GIDON, 2 Chemin des Longs Champs, BLOSVILLE-STE MERE EGLISE FRANCE F-50480, France.


 Radio Amateurs from Italy will be active as D68I, from Comoro Islands, IOTA AF – 007, 28 January – 10 February 2018.
Team – IK5CRH, IK5CBE, IK5BCM.
They will operate on 80 – 10m CW, SSB, Digital modes.
QSL via IK5CRH.
Ads for direct QSL:
GIOVANNI ALESSI, V.DON PIO VANNUCCHI, 81, 59100, PRATO, PO, Italy.


 Thomas, DL9OBQ will be active as 9Z4/DL9OBQ from Trinidad Island, IOTA SA – 011, 19 December 2017 – 7 February 2018.
He will operate on 30, 17, 15m mostly CW.
QSL via home call buro.
QTH Locator – FK90hp.
DXCC Country – Trinidad and Tobago 9Y.
QTH – Saint Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago.


 Erich, HB9FIH informs dxnews.com, that he will be again active from El Hierro Island, Canary Islands, IOTA AF-004, 12 December – end of March 2018 as EA8/HB9FIH.
He will operate on 80 – 6m CW, RTTY, PSK, SSB.
QSL via HB9FIH, eQSL.
Ads for direct QSL:
Rieder Erich, Tannstrasse 14, Wädenswil 8820, Switzerland.


 Kurt, W6PH will be active again, as VP9/W6PH, from Bermuda Islands,IOTA NA – 005, 15 – 19 February 2018.
He will operate on HF Bands, including activity in ARRL DX CW Contest.
QSL via home call direct.
Ads for QSL direct:
KURT B PAUER, PO BOX 754, AMHERST, NH 03031, USA.


 Dick, AD7AF will be active as 5W0LR, from Samoa, IOTA OC – 097, 4 – 22 February 2018.
QTH – Savaii Lagoon Resort.
He will operate on HF Bands CW, FT8, SSB, including activity in ARRL DX CW Contest.
QSL via AD7AF direct, LOTW.
Ads for direct QSL:
Richard L Lemke, 61 Nutley Street, Ashland, OR, 97520, USA.


 Gerhard, OE3GEA will be active as E51GEA, from Rarotonga Island, IOTA OC – 013, 21 – 24 February 2018.
He will operate on HF Bands.
QSL via OE3GEA.
Ads for direct QSL:
GERHARD ELSIGAN, TRAUNUFERSTRASSE 143 A, 4053 HAID, Austria.
DXCC Country – South Cook Islands E5/S.


 Bernhard, DL2GAC will be again active as H44MS, from Malaita Island, IOTA OC – 047, Solomon Islands, until 2 May 2018.
He will be operate on 160 – 6m SSB.
QSL via home call.
Ads for direct QSL:
Bernhard M. Stefan, Moeggenweilerstr. 18, 88677 Markdorf, Germany.


 HL1AHS and HL1LUA will be active as XV9HL, from Vietnam, 26 February – 6 March 2018.
They will operate on 160 – 10m CW, SSB, Digital modes, using Elecraft KX 3 HF transceivers, Expert 1,3k amplifier, G3TXQ Hex and OCFD antennas.
QSL via HL1AHS.
Ads for direct QSL:
Sookun Chae, 1007 Jeil Bldg, 379 Yeouidaebang-ro, Yeoungdeungpo-Gu, Seoul, 07333, South Korea.


 Chungki, VA7YM will be active as H40YM, from Nendo Island, IOTA OC – 100, 27 February – 13 March 2018.
He will operate on HF Bands.
QTH – Lata.
QSL via EA5GL.
Ads for direct QSL:
PEDRO MIGUEL RONDA MONSELL, MAXIMILIANO THOUS 16-24, E-46009 VALENCIA, Spain.
DXCC Country – Temotu Province, H40.


 Paul, VA3ZC will be active as V26PE, from Antigua Island, IOTA NA – 100, 13 – 27 February 2018.
He will operate on 40, 30, 20m FT8, JT65, SSB.
QTH – Jolly Harbour.
QSL via VA3ZC, LOTW.
Ads for direct QSL:
Paul K Egan, LPH1, 40 Old Mill Rd., OAKVILLE, ON L6J 7W2, Canada.


 Charles, KG9N will be active as J6/KG9N, from Saint Lucia Island, IOTA NA – 108, 13 – 27 February 2018.
He will operate on HF Bands, including activity in ARRL DX CW Contest 17 – 18 February 2018.
QSL via home call.
Ads for direct QSL:
Charles G Van Hoorn, 1514 Timberline Rd, Congerville, IL, 61729, USA.