17 February, 2016Island activities:
CW: 28040 24920 21040 18098 14040 10114 7030 3530 kHz
SSB: 28560 28460 24950 21260 18128 14260 7055 3760 kHz
AF-051; 3X, Guinee-Maritime Province South group: Operators
Silvano/I2YSB, Vinicio/IK2CIO, Angelo/ IK2CKR, Marcello/IK2DIA,
Stefano/IK2HKT, Mac/JA3USA, Gino/ IK2RP, and Alfeo/I1HJT, all members of the Italian DXpedition Team, are going to activate Los Islands (WW Loc. IJ38cl) from Feb. 18 to March 4 on CW, SSB, and RTTY. The group hopes to utilize a real-time online log. QSL via OQRS, LoTW. http://www.i2ysb.com/idt/
AS-129, BY7, Guangdong Province East group: Zhao, BD7IHN, will work
from the island Nan Ao between the 14th and 18th as B7/BD7IHN. QRV
with 100W and dipoles on CW and SSB. QSL via h/c, ClubLog.
EU-080; EA1, Pontevedra Province group: Manu, EA1GIB, gets on the
air as EG1PAA 8WAP-273) from Arousa Island for the Antarctic Activity Week. QSL via EA1GIB.
NA-015; CO/KG4, Cuba: Bill/W4WV, Al/W6HGF, and Talley/WA4TVG will
be active with the calls KG4WV, KG4HF, and KG4EU between Feb. 19
and March 4. QRV on 160-6m on SSB, CW, PSK, and RTTY. The team will
be joined by Ed, KK4PHP/KG4HP, during the first week, and by Barry,
K5VIP/KG4BP, during the second. QSL for KG4HF via W6HGF, LoTW,
ClubLog OQRS, KG4WV via W4WV; KG4BP via K5VIP (d), LoTW.
NA-075; VE7, British Columbia Province (Gulf Islands) group: Mike,
VE7ACN, activates Gabriola Island from the 19th to 21st signing
VE7ACN/7. QSL via h/c (d/B), ClubLog OQRS.
NA-100; V2, Antigua and Barbuda: Ismo, OH2IS, pays Antigua a visit
from Feb. 22 to March 3. QRV as V26IS on 40-10m (CW and some SSB).
QSL via OH2IS (d), LoTW, ClubLog OQRS.
NA-101; J7, Dominica: Dave, WJ2O, operates from Dominica between
the 17th and 23rd (including the ARRL contest) on 160-6m (CW only).
QSL via N2ZN (d).
NA-108; J6, St. Lucia: Members of the J6DX Group will be celebrating the 37th anniversary of St. Lucia's independence with the special event call J64SLI, running 5W and buddipoles. QSL via WB5Q.
NA-145; PJ5, PJ6, Sint Eustatius and Saba Islands: Roger/G3SXW,
Rob/GM3YTS, Bob/K4UEE, Tim/K5AC, Jeff/NM1Y, and Gregg/W6IZT are all
working as PJ6/homecalls from the 17th to 22nd. During the ARRL
Contest they will use PJ6A. QSL for PJ6A via N4NX, PJ6/W6IZT via
N7XG; all others via homecalls.
OC-022, YB9, Bali Island: Bernd/DK7TF, Bernd/DF1FF, and
Juergen/DH6ICE, who are members of the Lufthansa Amateur Radio Club
(LARC) will be active as YB9/homecalls from Bali between the 22nd
and March 2. QSL for all calls via DK8ZZ.
SA-029; PY1, Rio de Janeiro State West group: A group of Brazilian hams (PY1MT, PY1SB, PY1SG, and PY1TI) is going to activate Ilha
Grande (ARLHS BRA-230) for the South American Lighthouse Weekend
(Feb. 19 to 21). QRV as ZV1M on 80-10m on SSB, CW, and PSK31. QSL
via PY1MT (d/B).
SA-047; PY5, Parana State group: Orlando, PT2OP, plans to activate
the following lighthouses on Mel Island (DIB PR-01) for the lighthouse weekend with the call PS5M: Conchas Lighthouse (ARLHS BRA-074, WLOTA 1435, DFB PR-01, WW Loc. GG54ul), and Caraguata Lighthouse (ARLHS BRA-023, WLOTA 1435, DFB PR-02, WW Loc. GG54uk).
QSL via PT2OP (d/B).
SA-090; YV5-7, Anzoategui State/ Sucre State West group: Members of
the group DX Caracas are going to operate from the Isla Piritu Afuera between the 18th and 21st as YW6Z (CW, SSB, digital modes).
QSL via W4SO (d).
Compiled by Andreas, DK5ON
Deutscher Amateur Radio Club
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