IOTA NEWS
on
20 December 2003


IOTA REFERENCE NUMBERS ISSUED
OC-263V73Taongi Atoll (Marshall Islands)
OC-264FOMaria Island (Austral Islands)
OC-265/PrVK9Coral Sea Islands Territory South (Australia)


PROVISIONAL IOTA REFERENCE NUMBERS AS AT 20 DECEMBER 2003
OC-265/PrVK9Coral Sea Islands Territory South (Australia)


OPERATIONS WHICH HAVE PROVIDED ACCEPTABLE VALIDATION MATERIAL
AF-0135R8HAMadagascar Island (September 2003)
AF-014CT3/CT1EATPorto Santo Island, Madeira Archipelago (July 2003)
AF-014CT9TPorto Santo Island, Madeira Archipelago (July 2003)
AF-053J20RM/PMoucha Island (September 2003)
AF-0905R8HA/PSainte-Marie Island (September 2003)
AS-110BQ9PPratas Island (October 2003)
AS-168DS0DX/2Cho Island (October 2003)
EU-035R1PQNovaya Zemlya Island (August 2003)
EU-067SV8/F5TGRNaxos, Paros & Santorini Islands (September 2003)
EU-070TM3OROr Island (June 2003)
NA-162XF1KTodos Santos Sur Island (September 2003)
OC-078V63TXF/PFalalop Island, Ulithi Atoll (August 2003)
OC-110YJ0AMYTegua Island, Torres Islands (October 2003)
OC-110YJ0ATUTegua Island, Torres Islands (October 2003)
OC-263V73TTaongi Atoll (August 2003)
OC-264FO/I1SNWMaria Island, Austral Islands (October 2003)
OC-264FO/IT9EJWMaria Island, Austral Islands (October 2003)
OC-264FO/IT9YREMaria Island, Austral Islands (October 2003)
SA-0703G5QQuiriquina Island (February 2003)

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
20 DECEMBER 2003
NA-162XE2/W7KFI??????????? (April 2003)
OC-079FK/AC4LNBelep Islands (September 2003)
OC-132V63MB??????????? (May 2003)
OC-158H44VV??????????? (August 2003)
OC-258P29VVB??????????? (August 2003)
OC-265/PrVK4GL/PCato Reef, Coral Sea Islands Territory (December 2003)
OC-265/PrVK4WWI/PCato Reef, Coral Sea Islands Territory (December 2003)
SA-089YV5ANF/1Sal Key (April 2003)

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