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Monday, February 10, 2014

Page last updated on: Sunday, February 9, 2014

IOTA News from OPDX

10 February, 2014

Island activities:
OC-209/OC-210. The "" reports that Din, YB8RW, will be on a "Northern Indonesia IOTA DXpedition" and plans to activate Miangas Island (OC-209) and Marore Island (OC-210) as YB8RW/p between February 10th and March 10th. Activty will be on the
HF bands. QSL via YB9BU.
SA-052. (Update) Joint DXpedition organized by Radio Club Peruano and
the Radio Club Group DX Bahia Blanca Argentina, will activate Isla San Lorenzo with the special callsign/prefix OC0I between February 20-24th. Activity will also be part of the sixth edition of the "South America Lighthouse Weekend", with the activation for the first time from Faro Gran Almirante Grau (ARLHS PER-006, WLOTA 0131).
Operators mentioned are Pablo/OA4AI, Cesar/OA4CLU, Tony/OA4DX, David/OA4YX, Carlos/LU7DSY, Charles/LU4ETN, Daniel/LU1HLH, Gustavo/LU7HW and Eduardo/ LU7HEO.
The team has the support of the Peru Navy, who will transport equipment and cargo in one of their ships from the port of Callao to the island in addition to providing access facilities and installation on the island. They plan to have two simultaneous stations active 24 hours, on 80-10 meters
including the 30/17/12m bands using CW, SSB and PSK31.
QSL via LU7DSY direct, by the Bureau via LU3DXG or eQSL.
Compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW OPDX
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