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Joe Pater is the newsletter editor. If you have news to contribute,

please send it to Joe at: W8GEX@aol.com

08-19-2016

 

August 19, 2016

 

 

NEW COUNTRY

CY9C Saint Paul island: August 19-29 Please check out their website at www.cy9dxpedition.com. They will be using an inverted vee made by the late Gary K4AVC. Will AA4NC will be the 60m operator.

Not sure about their 60m schedule but I’ll keep you posted. If you hear them on 60m please spot them to pass the word.

NEW COUNTRY: Latvia operators, YL2KO YL2ON YL2BJ YL2PP YL2SM are all active now. This was reported by Frank PA7F.

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EU Belarus is a NEW COUNTRY:

Please be advised, a­mateurs of Belarus ha­ve been granted acces­s to the 60 m

band as follows:­

- 5351.5 - 5366.5 (c­ontinuous band)

- 50 W­

- CW,SSB, Digital­

- Secondary basis­

- for A (top) licens­e class holders.

 

73,­Vladimir EU1M, VE3IA­E

BFRR, IARU Liaison

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Luxembourg: LX0HF has a new antenna on their beacon running on 5204 mc.

 

 

Upcoming DXpeditions:

 

CY9C Saint Paul island:  August 19-29

 

 

 

 

Recent activity:

 

These are stations that were active or made a SWL spot on the DX Watch cluster:

 

 

 

 60 meter websites:

 

http://dxworld.com/60mlog.html

http://60metersonline.com

http://60mband.blogspot.com

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/60-meter_band

http://dxworld.com/60mlog.html

http://tinyurl.com/owbbggk

http://tinyurl.com/pjhd943

https://www.dropbox.com/s/b8dm3fi62i1qajy/5%20MHz%20Newsletter.pdf

 

You can also go to this DX Watch cluster page and see the 60 meter spots.       http://www.dxwatch.com/dxsd1/dxsd1.php?f=5

If you know anyone who wants to be added to this newsletter, if you have any 60m news to share, or if you are going on a DXpedition and plan a 60m operation, please let me know.

 

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Thanks, Joe W8GEX

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