UBARoyal Belgian Amateur Radio Union

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Old "Traffic News" messages

ON2CQ - ONFF-031 Oostduinhoeken
Submitted by: ON2CQ
This Saturday 10 August 2013 I will activate a new ONFF Ref: ONFF-031 Oosthoekduinen (De Panne-Andinkerke).

QTH Transmission Long: (2° 33' 56'' E) Lat: (51° 5' 36'' N).
QTH locator: JO11GC.
Frequency: ± 7.144 MHz.

Rig: Ant. mono-band on my car with Yaesu FT-450AT (Pwr 50W).

Start: 6:00 UTC End: 10:00 UTC.

QSL 100%

Hope to hear you on the band.
IOTA ON stations
Submitted by: ON7EQ
ON stations reporting their participation in the upcoming RSGB IOTA contest (27-28 July):

  • IA5/OO4O, Elba EU-028, Noël ON4APU
  • TM7T, Chausey EU-039, Jean-Jacques ON7EQ, Claude ON7TK, Carine ON7LX + team
  • 9A/OO7T/P, Brac EU-016, Danny ON4CEZ, Jan ON7JA, Anneleen ON3AV
  • PA/ON6CQ, Schouwen-Duiveland EU-146, Ron ON6CQ
  • EI1A, Ireland, Olivier ON4EI
  • PF10C, Schouwen-Duiveland EU-146, PA0LCE, ON4AWT, ON4ON, ON4FE, ON5SY, ON5UT, ON6CX, ON6JM, ON7PO, ON7PQ, ON8LW
9A/OO7T/P - Dalmatian islands, Croatia
Submitted by: ON7JA
The Dalmatian islands Brač, Hvar, Korčula, Solta, and Vis will be activated from 22 July to 1 August 2013, including the 2013 IOTA contest (27-28 July).

9A/OO7T/P expedition members are Anneleen ON3AV, Danny ON4CEZ and Jan ON7JA, operating on VHF & HF on 80/40/30/20/17/15/12/10m, SSB/CW.

100 % special QSL via the bureau.

EI8GQB / EI1A one-man activation
Submitted by: ON5EX
From July 7 to July 31, Olivier ON4EI is back to Ireland to operate EI8GQB/EI1A from a caravan with green energy. He will also activate EI1A callsign during:

- the IARU HF Worldchampionship contest, July 13-14
- the CQ WW VHF contest July 20-21 (50 MHz only)
- the Island On The Air contest July 27-28

Activities and antenna experimentation can be followed here, where you will find a live information banner with on air frequencies and information. Also LIVE video streaming from the caravan will be provided here.

  • 18m top loaded vertical monopole for 160-80m-40m bands + 32 radials
  • 3 elements East-West directional inverted V beam for 40m band
  • 200m long beverage RX antenna East-West directional
  • 2 x Spiderbeam antennas for 20/15/10m bands
  • 5 elements ZX Yagi 6m band
  • Elecraft K3+P3 & Kenwood TS2000 100W
  • 500Ah battery bank + 180W solar panel and 400W wind generator

Objective: enjoy radio, run the contests on green energy only and score amongst TOP 10 world stations in SOABLP category.

QSL manager is PA3249.
OJØV – Market Reef
Submitted by: ON4BEN
Belgian ops ON5JT, ON6QO, ON4CCP, ON4LEM and ON8VP will be active from Market Reef (EU-053) between July 1-6, 2013 as OJØV. QRV on HF – SSB & CW.

QSL via ON8VP to the bureau.

ON6GX/P - Castle activations
Submitted by: ON6GB
June 30th 2013: ON6GX/P from Château Bayard, in Dhuy – BCA NM-120 – WCA ON-01302 ON6GX/P - Club UBA of Gembloux will be active on 2013, June 30th from Château Bayard (Dhuy) from 06:00-10:00 UTC mainly on 7 MHz – References: Belgian Castle Award NM-120 - World Castles Award ON-01302 www.on6gx.be.
LX/OO6P - IPA Belgium QRV from Luxembourg
Submitted by: ON6OM
After a series of successful operations in MJ / HB0 / EU-038 and EU-146, 4 Belgian operators (ON6OM, ON6ZV, ON7EG and ON4MW) will be QRV as LX/OO6P (IPA callsign) from Luxembourg, 29/06 to 05/07 on the HF bands in SSB, RTTY and PSK31 and PSK63.

QSL via ON6ZV.
Championship Guadeloupe 10m SSB
Submitted by: ON6HI
Radio club ACRA invites you to participate in the 10m SSB contest Guadeloupe on 29-29 June 2013, 01:00 UTC to 23:00 UTC.

All entries must be submitted within fifteen (15) days after the end of the contest.
PG2013SAIL - Sail Den Helder
Submitted by: ON5EX
The special event callsign PG2013SAIL will be operational during Sail Den Helder 2013 and the Royal Netherlands Navy Fleet-days 20/23 June 2013, daily from 08:00 UTC - 20:00 UTC.

LX/OO9O - Dillingen, Luxembourg
Submitted by: ON7SS
LX/OO9O will be QRV from 17/6 until 20/6. QTH is Dillingen, JN39DU. Main focus will be on 30 meters, CW and PSK.

QSL via buro, eQSL and LoTW.