Ingo DH0KAA will be active from the 30th of July till the 12th of August from Eutiner Schloss, WCA: DL-03932, COTA-DL: SHB-008 and Jagdpvillion Eutin, WCA: DL-03933, COTA-DL: SHB-009, WWFF: DLFF-072. Also plan to work from Lighthouses of Dahmeshoeved, ARLHS: FED-069, GLHA-015, DE-0003 and Heiligenhafen, ARLHS: FED-105,GLHA-025,DE-0139. He plans to work as DH0KAA/P on 40 and 20 meters. QSL via Home Call.73 & 11! [tnx info DH0KAA].
– New members of WCAG:
#167, 9A1AA Ivo Novak;
#168, IZ1NJA Diego Pallavidino;
#169, SV8GXQ Isodoros Bachas.
– Sven DL1JIF and Ralf DL3JJ will be active on the 24th of July 2016 from Milesov Zamek, WCA: OK-01153, CCA: US-070 also plan to work from SOTA: OK/US-014 in park WWFF: OKFF-0100. He plan to work as OK/DL1JIF/P and OK/DL3JJ/P on 7.024 may be later on 30 and 20 meters. QSL via Home Calls. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL3JJ].
– Diego IZ1NJA will be active on the 23rd of July beginning from 08.00 UTC as as IZ1NJA/p from Castle di Monte Valenza, WCA: I-13337, DCI: AL216, and Chiesa di San Michel a Calliano, Castle di Calvi di Bergolo a Pomaro Monferrato, WCA: I-00210, DCI: AL144 (the 100th activation DCI! Don’t miss!) and Parish of Santa Sabina a Pomaro Monferrato, DAI/DASM: PM1522. Please spot him if you hear. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ1NJA].
Jean-Marie F5NLX will be active on the 22nd of July 2016 from Chateau de Locayarn, WCA: F-06335, DFCF: 56-157, WWFF: FFF-705 also valid for other awards DCPF: PT-008, DOHF: PT-183/BA-184. He plans to work as F5NLX/P from 06:15 UTC on 7.095 and from 08:30 UTC on 14.251. QSL via bureau and E-QSL. 73 & 11! [tnx info F5NLX].
UR4NWW Team plans to be active from the 17th of July till the first days of August from Bakota Monastery, WCA: UR-00240, UCFA: HM-012 located in National Nature Park “Podolskie Tovtry”, WFF: URFF-018 (last activity in 2015). They are going to work on 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters by CW, SSB and FM as UR4NWW/p. Power – 15 W, antennas – dipoles, power supplies – accumulators and solar batteries. QSL via buro, direct, eQSL.cc. 73 & 11! [tnx info UR5NBC].
– The members of AYAN DX TEAM, inc. Valery R7KFF, Alexandr RA7KW and Andrey R7KTA will be active on the 17th of July 2016 from Suyrenskaya Fortress, WCA: UA-00601, COTA-RU: C-794, WWFF: RFF-406. They plan to work as Home Call/Portable on all bands CW/SSB. QSL via bureau. Logs will be uploaded to COTA-RU and WCA E-log system. 73 & 11! [tnx info R7KFF].
Operators of HB9HI will be active on the 16th of July 2016 from Chateau de Duillier, WCA: HB-00738, DCS: VD-108, QRA loc JN36CJ. They plan to work from 07:00 till 10:00 UTC on 20 and 40 meters CW/SSB as HB9HI/P. QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info HB9IAB].
Karl DL1JKK and Rolf DL5JRA will be active on the 16th of July 2016from Lower Castle, WCA; DL-04912, COTA-DL: SAX-292 and Upper Castle, WCA: DL-04913, COTA-DL: SAX-293. They plan to work from 08:00UTC on 40 and 20meters as DL1JKK/P and DL5JRA/P. QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info DL1JKK].
Jean-Marie F5NLX will be active on the 15th of July 2016 from Chateau de Kerlivio, WCA: F-06333, DFCF: 56-155 also valid for following references: DMF: 56-037, DPCF: 56-PA007, DLF: 56-038/56-039, DFF: 56-FT051, WWFF: FFF-708. He plans to work as F5NLX/P from 06:15 UTC on 7.095 and from 08:30 UTC on 14.251. QSL via bureau. 73 & 11! [tnx info F5NLX].
Z35M activation of Marco’s Towers, Z3-00009 using the “Guerrilla QRP Portable” extreme style of outdoor activations*: 100% green activation – a half hour hiking for 3 km distance to Marco’s towers hill on Vodno mountain near Skopje, tree limb as antenna support, operating seating on the ground under a tree.
*non motorized access, autonomous power supply, only objects found on the field are used as antenna supports, only natural shelters and no devices for operator’s comfort, ultra-light radio equipment – max weight 1.5 kg.
Elecraft K1 @ 5 W
12V – 1,3 Ah battery
Buldog mini paddle
14 MHz sloping wire with 4 ground radials
Tree limb as antenna support
Total weight: 1.5 kg
– Dragan YT2KID will be active on the 9th of July 2016 from “NEW” Castle, WCA/CSA: YU-00057, WAS: SN-02. On the 10th of July from Timacum Minus (Mali Timok), WCA/CSA: YU-00034, WAS: SZ-02. He plans to work as YT2KID/P on all bands. QSL via Home Call. 73 & 11! [tnx info YT2KID].
– Diego IZ1NJA will be active on the 2nd of July beginning from 08.30 UTC from several castles in province Perugia:
– Castello di Momperone, WCA: WCA I-00176, DCI: AL110;
– Torre dell’Orologio di Varzi, WCA: I-07823, DCI: PV139;
– Torre Mangini di Varzi, WCA: I-07824, DCI: PV140;
– Castello o Palazzo Odetti di Varzi, WCA: I-07825, DCI: PV141.
Please spot him if you hear. QSL via bureau or direct. 73 & 11! [tnx info IZ1NJA].