IOTA news from OPDX


21 March, 2016

Island activities:

AS-037. After Taka’s, JA8COE, activation of IOTA AS-056 look for him to sign as JA8COE/6 from Kami Koshiji Island between March 22-24th. QSL via JA8COE, direct, by the Bureau or ClubLog.

EU-030. Ron, DG2RON, is now active as OZ/DG2RON from Bornholm (DIA BO-001) until March 26th. Activity will be holiday style, but he plans to activate 5 WWFFs, 5 lighthouses and 3 WCA references.
QSL via DG2RON, direct, by the Bureau, LoTW or eQSL.

EU-114. Members of “The Vulture Squadron Contest Group” will be active
as GU9V from Guernsey between July 30-31st. Operators mentioned are Iain/M0PCB, Peter/2E0SQL and Tom/2U0TKB. Activity will be during the RSGB IOTA Contest. QSL via ClubLog’s OQRS. For more details, see Website:

EU-145. Operators Colin/G3VCQ (CT7ACG), Cliff/CT7ANG, Andy/M0GAV and Sharon/M3VCQ will activate Culatra Island (DIA AI-01, DIP AL-001) in the Algarve Province of Portugal during the RSGB IOTA Contest (July 30-31st). They will use the special callsign CR5CW from the the Cabo de Santa Maria Lighthouse (ARLHS POR-013, DFFA FA-06, DFP FAL06, WLOTA 0144), located in the Parque Natural da Ria Formosa (WWFF CTFF-007). QSL via CT7ACG.

NA-079. Operators Ricky/K4JTT, Tim/WK4U, Nathan/K4NHW, Emmett/W0QH and Emmett/KD0DTS will be active K4T from Dry Tortugas Island (USI FL013S, NPOTA NP17, WWF KFF-0023, ARLHS USA-316 & USA-236, WW Loc. EL84) between May 6-9th. Activity will be on 80-10
meters using CW and SSB. Suggested operating frequencies are:
CW – 3530, 7030, 10105, 14030, 21030 and 28030 kHz
SSB – 3950-3990, 7250-7290, 14250-14290, 21350-21390, 24950,
28350-28390 kHz
QSL via by the Bureau, direct, LoTW or eQSL. Look for updates
to be posted on

SA-061. (Callsign/Update) Operators Alejandro/CE6SAX, Marcos/CE6VMO, Sergio/LU7YS, Carlos/LU1YT, Frank/LU7YWC, Claudio/LU7DW and Fernando/LW2DX will be active as XR5M (not XR6M as announced earlier) from Mocha Island between November 4-11th.
QSL via CE6TC. They now have a Web page at:
FaceBook page at:

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