IOTA NEWS
on
30 June 2002


IOTA REFERENCE NUMBERS ISSUED
AF-0923VSousse / Monastir / Mahdia Region group (Tunisia)
AS-163/PrR0QLaptev Sea Coast East group (Russian Federation)
AS-164/PrR0QEast Siberian Sea Coast West group (Russian Federation)
OC-249/PrYB8Aru Islands (Indonesia)
SA-092PZSuriname group (Suriname)


PROVISIONAL IOTA REFERENCE NUMBERS AS AT 30 JUNE 2002
AS-163/PrR0QLaptev Sea Coast East group (Russian Federation)
AS-164/PrR0QEast Siberian Sea Coast West group (Russian Federation)
OC-249/PrYB8Aru Islands (Indonesia)


OPERATIONS WHICH HAVE PROVIDED ACCEPTABLE VALIDATION MATERIAL
AF-0923V8KOKuriat Island (June 2002)
AS-152UA0QHZ/PBol'shoy Begichev Island (March/April 2002)
AS-152UA0QMN/PBol'shoy Begichev Island (March/April 2002)
AS-159TA2MW/0Kefken Island (May/June 2002)
AS-159TA2RC/0Kefken Island (May/June 2002)
NA-163XF1DNAngel de la Guarda Island (June 2002)
OC-077AH6HY/AH8Ofu Island, Manua Islands (May 2002)
OC-090DU1/G0SHNDimakya Island, Calamian Group (April 2002)
OC-244DU1/G0SHNVerde Island (March 2002)
SA-092PZ5PIPapegaaien Island (June 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 JUNE 2002
AF-0575R8/F5DKONosi Be Island (March 2002)
AS-163/PrR3CA/0Makar Island (May 2002)
AS-164/PrR3CA/0Nemkov Island (May 2002)
EU-082U1ZA/1 & /AKil'din Island (resident?)
OC-197YC3MM/PBawean Island (June 2002)
OC-221YB8VM/PKai Islands (June 2002)
OC-221YE8XM/PKai Islands (June 2002)
OC-249/PrYB8VM/PWamar Island, Aru Islands (June/July 2002)
OC-249/PrYE8XM/PWamar Island, Aru Islands (June/July 2002)
SA-0734T4X/5Chincha Islands (January 2002)
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.