IOTA NEWS
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30 April 2002


IOTA REFERENCE NUMBERS ISSUED
None


PROVISIONAL IOTA REFERENCE NUMBERS AS AT 30 APRIL 2002
None. At this date all IOTA Reference Numbers were confirmed.


OPERATIONS WHICH HAVE PROVIDED ACCEPTABLE VALIDATION MATERIAL
AS-049JO1EPY/6Nakano Island, Tokara Islands (March 2002)
AS-076JH4TEW/5Yuge, Iwagi & Ikina Islands (various times 2001/2)
AS-147JR8KJR/8Rebun & Rishiri Islands (March/April 2002)
AS-1573W3MTam Island (March 2002)
AS-1623W3MCham Island (March 2002)
NA-008VY0/7N2FGGEllesmere Island (February/March 2002)
NA-009VY0/7N2FGGCornwallis Island (February/March 2002)
NA-188XF4IHCacaluta Island (March 2002)
OC-056VP6AJHenderson Island (March 2002)
OC-056VP6MWHenderson Island (March 2002)
OC-056VP6VTHenderson Island (March 2002)
OC-070YC8VCC/PNusa Laut Island, Seram group (March 2002)
OC-070YE8XM/PNusa Laut Island, Seram group (March 2002)
OC-099P29VMSSimberi Island, Tabar Islands (March 2002)
OC-103P29VMSEmirau Island, St Matthias Group (March 2002)
OC-182VP6DIDucie Island (March 2002)
OC-209YC8UFF/PSalibabu Island, Talaud Islands (June to August 2001)
OC-237YC3MM/PMadura Island (November 2001 & January 2002)

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 should be printed on the card.


OPERATIONS FROM WHICH VALIDATION MATERIAL IS AWAITED AS AT
30 APRIL 2002
AF-0575R8/F5DKONosi Be Island (March 2002)
AS-152UA0QHZ/PBol'shoy Begichev Island (March/April 2002)
AS-152UA0QMN/PBol'shoy Begichev Island (March/April 2002)
EU-082U1ZA/1 & /AKil'din Island (resident?)
EU-147U1ZA/1?????? Island (February - July 2001)
EU-153U1ZA/1?????? Island (July 2001)
OC-090G0SHN/DU1Dimakya Island, Calamian Group (April 2002)
OC-244G0SHN/DU1Verde Island (March 2002)
SA-0484M7G?????? Island (September 2001)
SA-086XR2DDamas Island (February 2002)
SA-088PSA088Tacami Island (June 2001)

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