29 December, 2016Island activities:
CW: 28040 24920 21040 18098 14040 10114 7030 3530 kHz
SSB: 28560 28460 24950 21260 18128 14260 7055 3760 kHz
AF-004; EA8, Canary Islands: Mauro/IV3HAX will be active again as
EA8/IV3HAX between Dec. 27 and Jan. 6 from Fuerteventura (WW Loc.
IL38bo). QRV on HF (CW, RTTY, PSK). QSL via h/c (d/B), LoTW, eQSL,
AS-004; 5B/ZC, Cyprus Island: Dave/G4IAR, Steve/G0SGB, and
Judith/G4IAQ are going to put the UK Sovereign Bases on Cyprus on
the air during January 2017 with the calls ZC4DB, ZC4SB, and ZC4JB.
QSL via homecalls (d).
AS-088; A7, Qatar group: A huge team, consisting of A71AM, A71AV,
A71BI, A71EM, A71GO, A75GM, A75GT, E76AA, E78AA, EI5GM, EI9FBB, and MM0NDX, is going to activate the island Al Safliyah as A70X between
Jan. 1 and 7. QRV on HF (CW, SSB, digital modes). QSL via M0OXO,
EU-063; JW, Spitsbergen's Coastal Islands: Erik/LA2US operates in his spare time from Hopen Islands between December 2016 and May 2017, signing JW2US. QRV mostly on CW. QSL via ClubLog OQRS.
NA-013; YN, Caribbean Sea Coast Centre group: Josep/EA3BT and
Nuria/EA3WL activate Big Corn Island (Isla del Gran Maiz) between
Dec. 31 and Jan. 6 as H74B and H74W. QRV on 40-6m (SSB, CW, RTTY).
QSL for both calls via EA3BT, OQRS prefered.
NA-092; W5, Texas State West (Cameron to Calhoun County) group:
Eric/N5WR currently operates as N5WR/5 from Mustang Island until
Jan. 1. QSL via N5WR (d), ClubLog OQRS.
OC-042; DU1-4, Luzon Island: Chris/VK3FY, Nik/VK3FNIK, and
Dindo/DU1UD are paying Luzon Island a visit at the moment until
Dec. 29. QRV with the call DX8DX. Between January 6 and 8 they will be active from Calagua Islands (OC-202). Short trips to OC-130 and/or
OC-235 are also possible. QRV on 40-10m (SSB, CW), 160 and 80m depending on condx. QSL via M0OXO.
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