Опубликована информация об активности радиолюбителей с островов по дипломной программе «Islands On The Air» (IOTA). Составил её Tedd Mirgliotta KB8NW по сообщениям от друзей программы. Изображения добавлены из других различных источников и перечислены некоторые действующие операции IOTA, которые были активны с 21 по 26 сентября (согласно DXCluster).
IOTA News from OPDX
28 September, 2020
CW: 28040 24920 21040 18098 14040 10114 7030 3530 kHz
SSB: 28560 28460 24950 21260 18128 14260 7055 3760 kHz
IOTA Callsign Island/GROUP Bands/Modes ------ ---------- ------------- ------------ AF-004 EA8CZZ CANARY 40m; FT4 AF-004 EA8DHA CANARY 40m; CW AF-014 CT3IQ MADEIRA 20m; SSB AF-022 ZD7DC ST HELENA 20m; SSB AF-022 ZD7FT ST HELENA 15m; SSB AF-024 S79KW INNER 20m; SSB AS-004 5B60ALJ CYPRUS 15m; SSB AS-007 JK1BQS HONSHU 40m; SSB AS-018 RM0F/P Sakhalin 80m; CW AS-018 RN1CN/0 Sakhalin 40/20m; CW AS-031 JD1BHA CHICHI/HAHA/MUKO 40m; Digi AS-041 JL3RNZ/4 Oki 160/80m; CW AS-066 RU0LL/P Rikorda 40m; CW AS-076 JA5BDZ SHIKOKU 40m; Digi AS-101 HS0ZGV Koh Samui 30m; Digi EU-001 SV5/HB9OAU Karpathos 40/20m; SSB EU-002 OG0R ALAND 40/20/15/10m; RTTY EU-002 OH0/DF9TM ALAND 40/20m; SSB EU-004 EC6AAE BALEARIC 40m; CW EU-004 EC6DX BALEARIC 20/17m; SSB/Digi EU-005 M0RBG/P GREAT BRITAIN 20m; SSB EU-008 GM4PVM Mull 40/30/20/17/15m; CW EU-016 9A7YY DALMATIA SOUTH 80m; FT8 EU-023 9H1WE Malta 20m; CW EU-024 IS0/DL8JJ/M SARDINIA 40/20; CW/SSB EU-038 PD/DO1BEN NOORD HOLLAND/FRIESLAND/GRONINGEN PROVINCE 40m; Digi EU-047 DL4TO/P Norderney 40/20m; CW EU-053 OJ0JR Market Reef 160/20m; CW/SSB/FT8 EU-068 F5MOG/P Sein 40m; CW EU-114 MU0MXF Guernsey 20m; CW EU-115 EI6FR/P IRELAND 20m; CW EU-115 GI0OTC IRELAND 30m; Digi EU-115 MI0AIH IRELAND 20m; SSB EU-125 5P8VW Romo 40/20/17m; CW/SSB/Digi EU-128 DJ7AO/P Fehmarn 40m; CW EU-132 SQ9LOM/P SZCZECIN/KOSZALIN PROVINCE 80/40m; SSB EU-175 CU3AT CENTRAL 15m; Digi EU-186 TC1HUT TURKEY 40m; SSB NA-016 ZF1A Cayman 40m; CW NA-016 ZF1EJ Cayman 160m; NA-018 OX3XR Greenland 40m; CW NA-096 HI8RD DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 160m; NA-099 KP4TF Puerto Rico 20m; CW NA-099 WP3R Puerto Rico 160m; NA-108 J69DS ST LUCIA 40m; Digi NA-134 OX3LX GREENLAND'S COASTAL NORTH WEST 20m; FT4 NA-148 W1JC MASSACHUSETTS STATE NORTH 40m; SSB OC-001 VK2GJC Australia 40m; SSB OC-001 VK3ZD Australia 40m; SSB OC-001 VK6ML Australia 40m; FT8 OC-021 8A100GB JAVA 20m; SSB OC-021 YB0IBM JAVA 20m; SSB OC-021 YC1SDL JAVA 20m; CW OC-036 ZL1WN NORTH 20m; SSB OC-036 ZL3IO NORTH 40m; Digi OC-082 E51WL PENRHYN ATOLL 30m; Digi OC-086 KH0/KC0W NORTHERN MARIANA 40m; RTTY OC-088 V85A BRUNEI 20m; SSB OC-129 DU6/PE1NSQ VISAYAN 30m; Digi OC-143 YB6HAI SUMATRA 40m; RTTY OC-146 YF8RUL CELEBES 40m; Digi OC-150 YC9GDP TENGGARA BARAT 40m; FT8 OC-151 YD6MCE/9 TENGGARA TIMUR 40m; Digi OC-187 VK4BOB QUEENSLAND STATE (NORTH COAST) NORTH 20m; SSB SA-002 VP8LP Falkland 12m; SA-011 9Z4Y TRINIDAD 20/17m; SSB SA-018 CE7VPQ LOS LAGOS REGION SOUTH 20m; SSB SA-036 P41RA Aruba 15m; Digi SA-036 P42WW Aruba 12m; ** Thanks to the individuals who put the island/group and mode on their QSNs on their PacketCluster reports.
EU-032. (Just A Reminder!) Members of the Charente DX Group (CDXG) are now active as TM7R from Ré Island (DIFM AT-022) until October 3rd. Operators mentioned are Franck/F4GBD, Eric/F5LOW, Laurent/F5MNK, Fabrice/F5NBQ, Bertrand/F6HKA and Léon/ON4ZD/OS0S. Activity will be on various HF bands using CW, SSB and the Digital modes. QSL via ON4ZD, direct, by Bureau or ClubLog. Please use Clublog’s OQRS as much as possible. For more details and updates, see QRZ.com or (http://www.charentedxgroupe.fr/).
EU-123. (New) It was reported on «DX-World.net» that members of the MS0INT Team received granted permission on September 22nd to land on the Bass Rock and to undertake an IOTA DXpedition there. Specific dates and full details are to be announced, but it was mentioned that it would be likely early next year (February, March or April) before any activity would happen. The Bass Rock has only ever been activated three times (1997,
2001, 2008) according to research. The team is indebted to Deputy Lord Lieutenant, Sir Hew Dalrymple for allowing them to land on his island. UPDATE (September 26th): «DX-World.net» reports that the team consists of Declan/EI6FR, Col/MM0NDX, Jonathan/MM0OKG and a cameraman. The tentative dates are the weekend of April 17-18th, 2021.
NA-151. (Just A Reminder!) Bo, OZ1DJJ, is now once again active as OX3LX from Tasiilaq Island Islands (WW Loc. HP15EO), Greenland, until September 30th. Dates can be changed; watch QRZ.com. Activity will be on 40-4 meters with a focus 50 and 70 MHz. When not active, he will run a WSPR beacon on 40-6 meters. He states this is NOT a DXpedition, and the best chance to work him will be around lunchtime and after dinner (his local time UTC-2), also during the weekend, possibly at night/morning. QSL via OZ0J direct (see QRZ.com). Logs get uploaded to LoTW, ClubLog and sometimes eQSL. For more details and updates, watch QRZ.com or his Web page at: http://geronne.dk/index.php/ox3lx/ox3lx-dxped OC-137. Mike, VK4DX, will once again be active as VK4DX/P from Russell Island, Southern Moreton Bay Islands, between November 19-24th. Activity will be on 40-15 meters using CW and SSB, with a 100 watt radio and wire antennas at the water front. QSL via VK4DX, direct, by the Bureau, LoTW or ClubLog’s OQRS. When mailing direct QSL please include 1 x IRC for return postage. IMPORTANT: US Dollars are not accepted. Any QSL with US Dollars included will be replied via bureau. For more details and updates, see: http://vk4dx.com/2020/09/27/upcoming-activity-oc137
OC-298. (New) Cezar, VE3LYC, will be active as TX0T from Tatakoto Atoll, French Polynesia, between October 29th and November 5th. Activity will be on various HF bands with a focus on 40/30/20/17 meters using CW and SSB. Equipment will be an ICOM IC-7000 with KMA500 amp into a multi-band vertical antenna. His goal is to make 4000 QSOs with at least 2500 unique stations located on six continents. QSL via his home callsign (with SAE and sufficient return postage [min 3 USDs]). PREFERRED method is via ClubLog’s OQRS (for both direct or Bureau). For more details and updates, see: https://tx0t.weebly.com
SA-079. (New) Members of the PARA DX Group are planning another attempt to activate (for the first time ever) Ilha das Palmas (new DIB for Brazil, RJ [to be defined]) in the Rio de Janeiro State Center Group as ZV1M between October 29th and November 1st. Operators mentioned are Renato/PY8WW, Carlos/PY1CG and Marcelo/PY1MT. Ilha das Palmas is a small island, uninhabited and without any infrastructure, there is no electricity or drinking water. Landing is done on rocks and sea conditions are generally not good. The Grid Locator is GG86FW. Activity will be on 80/40/20/15/10 meters using CW, SSB and the Digital modes. QSL via PY1MT, direct or by the Bureau.
PLEASE NOTE: Since the Webmasters of the new have decided NOT to post or dedicate a Web page to announce upcoming IOTA operations, PLEASE send your IOTA operations information to the OPDX, and we will post it here in an upcoming bulletin.