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EUDOTA 2016 –
Europe Day On The Air

This year, 9 May is on Monday, but we will be also active the whole weekend 7 and 8 with the special callsigns: AO1EU, AO2EU, AO3EU, AO4EU, AO5EU, AO6EU, AO7EU, AO8EU and AO9EU, to commemorate the creation of the EU in 1950.

This activity is sponsored by our Spanish member association Federación Digital EA, and, as usual, special QSL and Award will be available. Contact also valid for the Radio Clubs of the World Award, EANET.

Follow the event through the hashtag: #eudota.

E6, NIUE. Nobuaki, JA0JHQ, will be active as E6AC (license received upon
arrival) from Niue Island (OC-040) between May 5-10th. Activity will be on
160-6 meters using mostly CW with some SSB and RTTY. From past operations,
Nobuaki uses a TS-480HX w/200 watts on HF and 100 watts on 6m. Antennas are
a 10m Micro-vertical (160/80/40/30m), Single-Delta-Loop (20/17/15/12/10m)
and a LW for 6m. Log will be posted to ClubLog daily. QSL via JA0JHQ,
direct, by the Bureau and LoTW (after his return). For more details and
updates, see: http://pandasan.jimdo.com

IOTA NEWS…………..
AS-007. Look for special event station 8J1ITU from Kasumigaura City
(Japan JCC# 1430) on Honshu Island (JIIA AS-007-001, WLOTA
2376) between May 1st (1500z on April 30th) and May 31st
(1459z on May 31st). Activity is to celebrate the anniversary
of the foundation of ITU (World Telecommunication and Infor-
mation Society Day – May 17th). 8J1ITU is operated by Japan’s
ITU Amateur Radio Club during the month of May every year.
QSL via the Bureau (JARL) or eQSL.

AS-173. Operators Manoj/VU2CPL, San/VU2WH and Kiran/VU3KPL will be
active as AT5P from Island of Rameswaram (Pamban) between
May 6-9th. Activity will be on 40-10 meters using CW and SSB
with two stations (K3 and TS590 with ACOM1000 and ZZ750 amps)
on the air. QSL via NI5DX.

EU-095. Members of the IDRE and Castres DX Gang will be active as TM5FI
from Frioul Island between May 4-10th. Activity will be on
80-10 meters, with 4 stations on the air and will operate on
SSB, CW and the Digital modes (RTTY and PSKxx). Online log
will be updated at least 1 time per day. QSL via the Bureau
or direct to F5XX.

XT, BURKINA FASO. Harald, DF2WO, is once again active as XT2AW from
Ouagadougou until May 15th. Activity will be holiday style on all bands
(depending on the propagation) using CW, SSB, RTTY, PSK31 and JT65. QSL
via M0OXO, direct or OQRS <http://www.m0oxo.com/oqrs/>.