IOTA NEWS
on
1 April 2001


IOTA REFERENCE NUMBERS ISSUED DURING MARCH 2001
AS-154TABlack Sea Coast East group (Turkey)
AS-155BVTaiwan's Coastal Islands (Taiwan)
EU-188/PrR1PPechorskoye Sea Coast West group (Russian Federation)
NA-218CO8Las Tunas/Holguin/Santiago de Cuba Province group (Cuba)
OC-245/PrYB5-6Sumatra's Coastal Islands North (Indonesia)


PROVISIONAL IOTA REFERENCE NUMBERS AS AT 1 APRIL 2001
EU-188/PrR1PPechorskoye Sea Coast West group (Russian Federation)
OC-244/PrDU1-4Luzon's Coastal Islands (Philippines)
OC-245/PrYB5-6Sumatra's Coastal Islands North (Indonesia)


OPERATIONS WHICH HAVE PROVIDED ACCEPTABLE VALIDATION MATERIAL
AS-076JH4TEW/5Sa Island (January 2001)
AS-076JH4TEW/5Yuge Island (January 2001)
AS-154TA0/IZ7ATNGiresun Island (February 2001)
AS-155BV9LLiuchiu Yu Island (March 2001)
AS-155BV9OLan Yu Island (March 2001)
EU-187SV9/SV1CID/PGavdos Island (July 2000)
EU-187SV9/SV1DPL/PGavdos Island (July 2000)
NA-218CO8OTAMoa Grande Island (September 2000)
OC-144YC4FIJBelitung Island (resident)
OC-168H44MSMbanika Island, Russell Islands (February 2001)
SA-057CV0FSan Gabriel Island (January 2001)

Note: This list includes operations where validation material was volunteered, ie
not specifically required for credit to be given. In all cases, cards now submitted
will be accepted by Checkpoints if they meet normal standards. This means that
the island name must be on the card.


OPERATIONS FROM WHICH VALIDATION MATERIAL IS AWAITED AS AT 1 APRIL 2001
AS-140S21BRDakhin Shahbazpur (Bhola) Island (December 2000)
EU-186TA1ED/0Gokceada Island (December 2000)
EU-188/PrUE1RCV/1Sengeyskiy Island (March 2001)
NA-035HR6SISantanilla Islands (March 2001)
OC-091DU1KGJ/PPolillo Island (February 2001)
OC-0934H2BBatan Island (February 2001)
OC-1264I1PLubang Island (February 2001)
OC-244/Pr4I1PMarinduque Island (February 2001)
OC-245/PrYB6LYS/PMursala Island (March 2001)
OC-245/PrYC6JKV/PMursala Island (March 2001)
OC-245/PrYC6LAY/PMursala Island (March 2001)
OC-245/PrYC6PLG/PMursala Island (March 2001)

Note: Checkpoints are not authorised to credit QSL cards for an operation
where validation is required.