22 September, 2015Island activities:
AS-200. Takeshi "TAKE"/JI3DST(JS6RRR) will once again be active as JI3DST/5 from Shodo Island (in the Shikoku's Coastal Islands) between September 19-24th. Activity will be on 40/30/20/17/
15/12/10 meters using CW, SSB, RTTY and FM. This operation is subject to change because of bad WX or other conditions. QSL JI3DST/5 via the Bureau or direct by ClubLog's OQRS. Please check QRZ.com for more details. For more details and possible updates, see QRZ.com or http://blog.goo.ne.jp/ji3dst.
OC-177. Budi, YF1AR, was expected to be active as YF1AR/0 from Pari
Island, Seribu Islands (New Island), this past week between September 19-20th. Activity will be on 40-10 meters using mainly SSB as well as on CW and the Digital modes. QSL via N2OO or by ClubLog's OQRS. For more details, see Budi's Web page at:
OC-071. Chris, VK6BP, will be active from Koolan Island on a one day
operation (possibly more in the future), Monday, September 21st.
Last known activation of this particular island was in 1993.
Activity will be on 20 meters SSB only.
OC-197. Operators Bambang/YB3CC (Team Leader), Roy/YB3EZ, Hen/YB3LZ, Bimbo/YB3MM, Lesmono/YB3QZ, Din/YB8RW, Ary/YD3ARY, Harry/YD3BFX and Ismu/YD3ISB will be active as YE3B from the Bawean Islands between September 24-27th. The group will also activate Noko
Island (September 24th) and Gunung Selayar Island (September 25th). They will use multi-bands vertical antenna, 3-element yagi for 15m and a 2-element yagi for 20m. QSL via YB3MM, direct, by the Bureau (may take 3 yrs.) or via the OQRS. See QRZ.com for more details.
OC-229. Andrey, VK5MAV, will be active as VK5MAV/8 from Croker Island
between November 1-6th. Activity will be on 40-10 meters using mostly CW and Vertical Dipole Arrays (VDA) on each band. QSL via his home callsign, direct or by the Bureau.
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