DXCC country list

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	January 2005 Edition                                  
	Current Entities Total: 335                         
	
	
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	                                ARRL DXCC LIST
	                             
	   ALL ENTITIES ON THE CURRENT LIST ARE ELIGIBLE FOR FIELD CHECKING
	
	                             
	NOTE: * INDICATES CURRENT LIST OF ENTITIES FOR WHICH QSLs MAY BE FORWARDED
	        BY THE ARRL MEMBERSHIP OUTGOING QSL SERVICE.
	                             
	NOTE: # INDICATES ENTITIES WITH WHICH U.S. AMATEURS MAY LEGALLY HANDLE 
	        THIRD-PARTY MESSAGE TRAFFIC.
	
	
	NOTE: & Third-party traffic permitted with special-events stations in the 
	        United Kingdom having the prefix GB only, with the exception that 
	        GB3 stations are not included in this agreement.                
	                    
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	     Prefix         Entity 	             	Cont.     ITU   CQ
	    
	    (1)             Spratly Is.    		 AS        50   26
	    1A0(1)          Sov. Mil. Order of Malta	 EU        28   15
	    3A*             Monaco            		 EU        27   14
	    3B6, 7*         Agalega & St. Brandon Is.  	 AF        53   39
	    3B8             Mauritius           	 AF        53   39
	    3B9*            Rodrigues I.     		 AF        53   39
	    3C              Equatorial Guinea  		 AF        47   36
	    3C0             Annobon I.        		 AF        52   36
	    3D2*            Fiji                     	 OC        56   32
	    3D2*   	    Conway Reef	 	   	 OC        56   32
	    3D2*            Rotuma I.           	 OC        56   32
	    3DA#            Swaziland  		         AF        57   38
	    3V*             Tunisia            		 AF        37   33
	    3W, XV	    Vietnam   		         AS        49   26
	    3X              Guinea                  	 AF        46   35
	    3Y*             Bouvet                  	 AF        67   38
	    3Y*             Peter I I.             	 AN        72   12
	    4J, 4K*         Azerbaijan  		 AS        29   21
	    4L*             Georgia                  	 AS        29   21
	    4P-4S*          Sri Lanka      		 AS        41   22
	    4U_ITU#* 	    ITU HQ 		         EU        28   14
	    4U_UN*          United Nations HQ  	         NA        08   05
	    4W (44)         Timor - Leste        	 OC        54   28
	    4X, 4Z#*        Israel              	 AS        39   20
	    5A              Libya                   	 AF        38   34
	    5B*             Cyprus   			 AS        39   20
	    5H-5I*          Tanzania 			 AF        53   37
	    5N-5O*          Nigeria  			 AF        46   35
	    5R-5S           Madagascar    		 AF        53   39
	    5T(2)           Mauritania 	 		 AF        46   35
	    5U(3)           Niger 		         AF        46   35
	    5V              Togo    			 AF        46   35
	    5W*             Samoa  	         	 OC        62   32
	    5X*             Uganda 		         AF        48   37
	    5Y-5Z*    	    Kenya 	               	 AF        48   37
	    6V-6W(4)* 	    Senegal          	  	 AF    	   46   35
	    6Y#*            Jamaica   		         NA        11   08
	    7O(5)           Yemen             	   	 AS        39   21
	    7P              Lesotho			 AF        57   38
	    7Q              Malawi 		         AF        53   37
	    7T-7Y*          Algeria 		         AF        37   33
	    8P*             Barbados    		 NA        11   08
	    8Q              Maldives      	         AS/AF     41   22
	    8R#*            Guyana          	         SA        12   09
	    9A(6)*          Croatia 		   	 EU        28   15
	    9G(7)#*         Ghana 	              	 AF        46   35
	    9H*             Malta      	                 EU        28   15
	    9I-9J*          Zambia	       	         AF        53   36
	    9K*             Kuwait 	                 AS        39   21
	    9L#*            Sierra Leone	 	 AF        46   35
	    9M2, 4(8)*      West Malaysia 	         AS        54   28
	    9M6, 8(8)*      East Malaysia      	         OC        54   28
	    9N              Nepal             	         AS        42   22
	    9Q-9T*          Dem. Rep. of Congo        	 AF        52   36
	    9U(9)           Burundi        		 AF        52   36
	    9V(10)*         Singapore	                 AS        54   28
	    9X(9)           Rwanda         		 AF        52   36
	    9Y-9Z#          Trinidad & Tobago 	         SA        11   09
	    A2*             Botswana 	                 AF        57   38
	    A3              Tonga 		         OC        62   32
	    A4*             Oman 	   		 AS        39   21
	    A5              Bhutan  	                 AS        41   22
	    A6              United Arab Emirates  	 AS        39   21
	    A7*             Qatar   	                 AS        39   21
	    A9*             Bahrain 	 	         AS        39   21
	    AP-AS*          Pakistan	                 AS        41   21
	    BS7 (11)        Scarborough Reef 	         AS        50   27 
	    BV*             Taiwan  		         AS        44   24
	    BV9P (12)       Pratas I.  		         AS        44   24
	    BY,BT*          China           	         AS        (A)  23,24
	    C2*             Nauru  		         OC        65   31
	    C3*             Andorra        		 EU        27   14
	    C5#*            The Gambia 	                 AF        46   35
	    C6*             Bahamas      		 NA        11   08
	    C8-9*           Mozambique     	         AF        53   37
	    CA-CE#*         Chile   	                 SA        14,  12
								   16      
	    CE0#*           Easter I.    	   	 SA        63   12
	    CE0#*           Juan Fernandez Is. 	         SA        14   12
	    CE0#*           San Felix & San Ambrosio 	 SA        14   12
	    CE9/KC4^*       Antarctica 	                 AN        (B)  (C)
	    CM, CO#*        Cuba  	                 NA        11   08
	    CN              Morocco 	                 AF        37   33
	    CP#*            Bolivia  		         SA        12,  10
								   14 		
	    CT*             Portugal  	                 EU        37   14
	    CT3*            Madeira Is.	                 AF        36   33
	    CU*             Azores          		 EU        36   14
	    CV-CX#*         Uruguay	                 SA        14   13
	    CY0*            Sable I. 	                 NA        09   05
	    CY9*            St. Paul I. 	         NA        09   05
	    D2-3            Angola  	                 AF        52   36
	    D4*             Cape Verde  	         AF        46   35
	    D6#(13)*        Comoros 	                 AF        53   39
	    DA-DR(14)*      Fed. Rep. of Germany      	 EU        28   14
	    DU-DZ#*         Philippines 	         OC        50   27
	    E3(15)          Eritrea        	         AF        48   37
	    E4 (43)	    Palestine                    AS        39   20
	    EA-EH*          Spain  	                 EU        37   14
	    EA6-EH6*        Balearic Is.  		 EU        37   14
	    EA8-EH8*        Canary Is.      	         AF        36   33
	    EA9-EH9*        Ceuta & Melilla              AF        37   33
	    EI-EJ*          Ireland    	                 EU        27   14
	    EK*             Armenia 	                 AS        29   21
	    EL#*            Liberia   	                 AF        46   35
	    EP-EQ*          Iran   	                 AS        40   21
	    ER*             Moldovia    	         EU        29   16
	    ES*             Estonia  	                 EU        29   15
	    ET*             Ethiopia  	                 AF        48   37
	    EU, EV, EW*     Belarus 	                 EU        29   16
	    EX*             Kyrgyzstan 	                 AS        30,  17
								   31
	    EY*             Tajikistan    		 AS        30   17
	    EZ*             Turkmenistan  	       	 AS        30   17
	    F*              France     	                 EU        27   14
	    FG*             Guadeloupe 	                 NA        11   08
	    FJ, FS(1)*      Saint Martin    	         NA        11   08
	    FH(13)*         Mayotte                      AF        53   39
	    FK*             New Caledonia  	         OC        56   32
	    FK/C (45)       Chesterfield Is.             OC        56   30  
	    FM*             Martinique 	                 NA        11   08
	    FO(16)*	    Austral I.			 OC	   63	32
	    FO*             Clipperton I.                NA        10   07
	    FO*             French Polynesia   	         OC        63   32
	    FO(16)*	    Marquesas Is.		 OC	   63   31
	    FP*             St. Pierre & Miquelon        NA        09   05
	    FR/G(17)*       Glorioso Is.   	         AF        53   39
	    FR/J, E(17)*    Juan de Nova, Europa         AF        53   39
	    FR*             Reunion I.            	 AF        53   39
	    FR/T*           Tromelin I.                  AF        53   39
	    FT5W*           Crozet I.                    AF        68   39
	    FT5X*           Kerguelen Is.                AF        68   39
	    FT5Z*           Amsterdam & St. Paul Is.     AF        68   39
	    FW*             Wallis & Futuna Is. 	 OC        62   32
    FY*             French Guiana                SA        12   09
    G, GX*&         England                      EU        27   14
    GD, GT*         Isle of Man                  EU        27   14
    GI, GN*         Northern Ireland             EU        27   14
    GJ, GH*         Jersey                       EU        27   14
    GM, GS*         Scotland                     EU        27   14
    GU, GP*         Guernsey 	                 EU        27   14
    GW, GC*         Wales                        EU        27   14
    H4*             Solomon Is.  		 OC        51   28
    H40 (18)*	    Temotu Province	         OC   	   51   32 
    HA, HG*         Hungary               	 EU        28   15
    HB*             Switzerland                  EU        28   14
    HB0*            Liechtenstein                EU        28   14
    HC-HD#*         Ecuador                      SA        12   10
    HC8-HD8#*       Galapagos Is.                SA        12   10
    HH#*            Haiti                        NA        11   08
    HI#*            Dominican Republic           NA        11   08
    HJ-HK#*         Colombia                     SA        12   09
    HK0#*           Malpelo I.                   SA        12   09
    HK0#*           San Andres & Providencia 	 NA        11   07
    HL*	            Republic of Korea            AS        44   25
    HO-HP#*         Panama                       NA        11   07
    HQ-HR#*         Honduras                     NA        11   07
    HS, E2*         Thailand                     AS        49   26
    HV              Vatican                      EU        28   15
    HZ*             Saudi Arabia                 AS        39   21
    I*              Italy                        EU        28	15
                                                           	33
    IS0, IM0*       Sardinia  	                 EU        28   15
    J2*             Djibouti 		         AF        48   37
    J3#*            Grenada      	         NA        11   08
    J5              Guinea-Bissau                AF        46   35
    J6#*            St. Lucia  	                 NA        11   08
    J7#*            Dominica  	                 NA        11   08
    J8#             St. Vincent                  NA        11   08
    JA-JS*          Japan                        AS        45   25
    JD1(19)*        Minami Torishima             OC        90   27
    JD1(20)*        Ogasawara                    AS        45   27
    JT-JV*          Mongolia                     AS        32, 	23
  							   33
    JW*             Svalbard                     EU        18   40
    JX*             Jan Mayen 	                 EU        18   40
    JY#*            Jordan                       AS        39   20
    K,W,N, 	    United States of America     NA        6,   3,4,
    AA-AK#						   7,8  5 
    KG4#            Guantanamo Bay               NA        11   08
    KH0#            Mariana Is.                  OC        64   27
    KH1#            Baker & Howland Is.          OC        61   31
    KH2#*           Guam                         OC        64   27
    KH3#*           Johnston I. 	         OC        61   31
    KH4#            Midway I.  	                 OC        61   31
    KH5#            Palmyra & Jarvis Is. 	 OC        61,  31
							   62  
    KH5K#           Kingman Reef                 OC        61   31
    KH6,7#*         Hawaii                       OC        61   31
    KH7K#           Kure I.                      OC        61   31
    KH8#            American Samoa               OC        62   32
    KH9#            Wake I.                      OC        65   31
    KL7#*           Alaska                       NA        1,2   1
    KP1#            Navassa I.                   NA        11   08
    KP2#*           Virgin Is.                   NA        11   08
    KP3,4#*         Puerto Rico                  NA        11   08
    KP5(22)#        Desecheo I.                  NA        11   08
    LA-LN*          Norway                       EU        18   14
    LO-LW#*         Argentina                    SA        14,  13
							   16
    LX*             Luxembourg                   EU        27   14
    LY*             Lithuania                    EU        29   15
    LZ*             Bulgaria                     EU        28   20
    OA-OC#*         Peru                         SA        12   10
    OD*             Lebanon                      AS        39   20
    OE#*            Austria                      EU        28   15
    OF-OI*          Finland                      EU        18   15
    OH0*            Aland Is.                    EU        18   15
    OJ0*            Market Reef                  EU        18   15
    OK-OL(23)*      Czech Republic               EU        28   15
    OM(23)*         Slovak Republic              EU        28   15 
    ON-OT*          Belgium                      EU        27   14
    OX*             Greenland   	         NA        5,   40
							   75 	
    OY*             Faroe Is.                    EU        18   14
    OZ*             Denmark                      EU        18   14
    P2(24)          Papua New Guinea             OC        51   28
    P4(25)*         Aruba                        SA        11   09
    P5(26)          DPR of Korea                 AS        44   25
    PA-PI*          Netherlands                  EU        27   14
    PJ2, 4, 9*      Bonaire, Curacao		 SA        11   09	
                    (Neth. Antilles)            
    PJ5-8*          St. Maarten, Saba, St.	 NA        11   08
		    Eustatius                
    PP-PY#*         Brazil                       SA        (D)  11
    PP0-PY0F#*      Fernando de Noronha          SA        13   11
    PP0-PY0S#*      St. Peter & St. Paul Rocks   SA        13   11
    PP0-PY0T#*      Trindade & Martim Vaz Is.    SA        15   11
    PZ              Suriname                     SA        12   09
    R1FJ*           Franz Josef Land             EU        75   40
    R1MV*           Malyj Vysotskij I.           EU        29   16
    S0(1),(27)      Western Sahara               AF        46   33
    S2*             Bangladesh                   AS        41   22
    S5(6)*          Slovenia                     EU        28   15
    S7              Seychelles                   AF        53   39
    S9*             Sao Tome & Principe          AF        47   36   
    SA-SM*          Sweden                       EU        18   14
    SN-SR*          Poland                       EU        28   15
    ST*             Sudan                        AF        48   34
    SU              Egypt                        AF        38   34
    SV-SZ*          Greece                       EU        28   20
    SV/A*           Mount Athos                  EU        28   20
    SV5*            Dodecanese                   EU        28   20
    SV9*            Crete                        EU        28   20
    T2(28)          Tuvalu                       OC        65   31
    T30             W. Kiribati (Gilbert Is. )   OC        65   31
    T31             C. Kiribati (British         OC        62   31
                    Phoenix Is.)          
    T32             E. Kiribati (Line Is.)       OC        61,  31
							   63 
    T33             Banaba I. (Ocean I.)         OC        65   31
    T5              Somalia                      AF        48   37
    T7*             San Marino                   EU        28   15
    T8, KC6(21)     Palau                        OC        64   27 
    T9(29)#*        Bosnia-Herzegovina           EU        28   15
    TA-TC*          Turkey                       EU/AS     39   20
    TF*             Iceland                      EU        17   40
    TG, TD#*        Guatemala                    NA        12   07
    TI, TE#*        Costa Rica                   NA        11   07
    TI9#*           Cocos I.                     NA        12   07
    TJ              Cameroon                     AF        47   36
    TK*             Corsica                      EU        28   15
    TL(30)          Central Africa               AF        47   36
    TN(31)          Congo (Republic of the)      AF        52   36
    TR(32)*         Gabon                        AF        52   36
    TT(33)          Chad                         AF        47   36
    TU(34)*         Cote d'Ivoire                AF        46   35
    TY(35)          Benin                        AF        46   35
    TZ(36)*         Mali                         AF        46   35
    UA-UI1,3,4,6    European Russia		 EU        (E)  16
    RA-RZ*                        
    UA2*            Kaliningrad                  EU        29   15
    UA-UI8,9,0      Asiatic Russia               AS        (F)  (G)
    RA-RZ*          
    UJ-UM*          Uzbekistan                   AS        30   17
    UN-UQ*          Kazakhstan                   AS        29-  17
						           31   
    UR-UZ, EM-EO*   Ukraine                      EU        29   16
    V2#*            Antigua & Barbuda            NA        11   08
    V3#             Belize                       NA        11   07
    V4(37)#*        St. Kitts & Nevis            NA        11   08
    V5*             Namibia                      AF        57   38
    V6(38)          Micronesia			 OC        65   27
    V7#*            Marshall Is.                 OC        65   31
    V8*             Brunei Darussalam            OC        54   28
    VE, VO, VY#*    Canada                       NA        (H)  1-5
    VK#*            Australia                    OC        (I)  29,30
    VK0#*           Heard I.                     AF        68   39
    VK0#*           Macquarie I.                 OC        60   30
    VK9C#*          Cocos-Keeling Is.            OC        54   29
    VK9L#*          Lord Howe I.                 OC        60   30
    VK9M#*          Mellish Reef                 OC        56   30
    VK9N            Norfolk I.                   OC        60   32
    VK9W#*          Willis I.                    OC        55   30
    VK9X#*          Christmas I.                 OC        54   29
    VP2E(37)        Anguilla                     NA        11   08
    VP2M(37)        Montserrat                   NA        11   08
    VP2V(37)*       British Virgin Is.           NA        11   08
    VP5*            Turks & Caicos Is.           NA        11   08
    VP6#*           Pitcairn I.                  OC        63   32
    VP6(46)*        Ducie I.                     OC        63   32 
    VP8*            Falkland Is.                 SA        16   13
    VP8, LU*        South Georgia I.             SA        73   13
    VP8, LU*        South Orkney Is.             SA        73   13
    VP8, LU*        South Sandwich Is.           SA        73   13
    VP8, LU,	    South Shetland Is.           SA        73   13	
    CE9, HF0, 4K1*  
    VP9*            Bermuda                      NA        11   05
    VQ9*            Chagos Is.                   AF        41   39
    VR*             Hong Kong                    AS        44   24
    VU*             India                        AS        41   22
    VU*             Andaman & Nicobar Is.        AS        49   26
    VU*             Lakshadweep Is.              AS        41   22
    XA-XI#*         Mexico                       NA        10   06
    XA4-XI4#*       Revillagigedo                NA        10   06
    XT(39)*         Burkina Faso            	 AF        46   35
    XU              Cambodia       	         AS        49   26
    XW              Laos                  	 AS        49   26
    XX9*            Macao                    	 AS        44   24
    XY-XZ           Myanmar          	         AS        49   26
    YA              Afghanistan            	 AS        40   21
    YB-YH(40)*      Indonesia                 	 OC        51,  28
					   		   54  
    YI*             Iraq                         AS        39   21
    YJ*             Vanuatu                   	 OC        56   32
    YK*             Syria                      	 AS        39   20
    YL*             Latvia                       EU        29   15
    YN#*            Nicaragua                	 NA        11   07
    YO-YR*          Romania                  	 EU        28   20
    YS#*            El Salvador                	 NA        11   07
    YT-YU, YZ*      Serbia and Montenegro      	 EU        28   15
    YV-YY#*         Venezuela                	 SA        12   09
    YV0#*           Aves I.                      NA        11   08
    Z2*             Zimbabwe                  	 AF        53   38
    Z3(41)*         Macedonia                    EU        28   15
    ZA*             Albania                      EU        28   15
    ZB2*            Gibraltar                    EU        37   14
    ZC4(42)*        UK Sov. Base Areas 		 AS	   39   20 	
                    on Cyprus                    
    ZD7*            St. Helena                   AF        66   36
    ZD8*            Ascension I.                 AF        66   36
    ZD9             Tristan da Cunha & Gough I.  AF        66   38
    ZF*             Cayman Is.                 	 NA        11   08
    ZK1             N. Cook Is.                	 OC        62   32
    ZK1             S. Cook Is.                  OC        62   32
    ZK2*            Niue                         OC        62   32
    ZK3*            Tokelau Is.                  OC        62   31
    ZL-ZM*          New Zealand              	 OC        60   32
    ZL7*            Chatham Is.                	 OC        60   32
    ZL8*            Kermadec Is.               	 OC        60   32
    ZL9*            Auckland & Campbell Is.      OC        60   32
    ZP#*            Paraguay              	 SA        14   11
    ZR-ZU#*         South Africa                 AF        57   38
    ZS8*            Prince Edward & Marion Is.   AF        57   38

Continent 			Zone Notes 
 
AF = Africa 			(A) 33, 42, 43, 44 		
AN = Antarctica 		(B) 67, 69-74 		
AS = Asia 			(C) 12, 13, 29, 30, 32, 38, 39 		
EU = Europe 			(D) 12, 13, 15 		
NA = North America 		(E) 19, 20, 29, 30 			
OC = Oceania 			(F) 20-26, 30-35, 75 			
SA = South America 		(G) 16, 17, 18, 19, 23 		
				(H) 2, 3, 4, 9, 75 
				(I) 55, 58, 59  
 

Copyright ARRL 2005     



NOTES:
1    Unofficial prefix.
2    (5T) Only contacts made June 20, 1960, and after, count for 
     this entity.
3    (5U) Only contacts made August 3, 1960, and after, count for 
     this entity.
4    (6W) Only contact made June 20, 1960, and after, count for 
     this entity.
5    (70) Only contacts made May 22, 1990, and after, count for 
     this entity.
6    (9A,S5) Only contacts made June 26, 1991, and after, count for 
     this entity.
7    (9G) Only contacts made March 5, 1957, and after, count for this 
     entity.
8    (9M2,4,6,8) Only contacts made September 16, 1963, and after,
     count for this entity.
9    (9U, 9X) Only contacts made July 1, 1962, and after, count for 
     this entity.
10   (9V) Contacts made from September 16, 1963 to August 8, 1965, 
     count for West Malaysia.
11   (BS7) Only contacts made January 1, 1995, and after, count for 
     this entity.
12   (BV9P) Only contact made January 1, 1994, and after, count for 
     this entity.
13   (D6,FH) Only contacts made July 6, 1975, and after, count for 
     this entity.
14   (DA-DR) Only contacts made with DA-DL stations September 17, 
     1973, and after, and contacts made Y2-Y9 stations October 3, 
     1990 and after, count for this entity.
15   (E3) Only contacts made November 14, 1962, and before, or 
     May 24, 1991, and after, count for this entity.
16   (FO) Only contacts made after 23:59 UTC, March 31, 1998 count 
     for this entity.  
17   (FR) Only contacts made June 25, 1960, and after, count for 
     this entity.
18   (H40) Only contacts made after 23:59 UTC, March 31, 1998 count 
     for this entity. 
19   (JD) Formerly Marcus Island.
20   (JD) Formerly Bonin and Volcano Islands
21   (KC6) Includes Yap Islands December 31, 1980, and before.
22   (KP5) Only contacts made March 1, 1979, and after, count for 
     this entity.
23   (OK-OL, OM) Only contacts made January 1, 1993, and after, 
     count for this entity.
24   (P2) Only contacts made September 16, 1975, and after count 
     for this entity.
25   (P4) Only contacts made January 1, 1986, and after, count for 
     this entity.
26   (P5) Only contacts made May 14, 1995, and after, count for 
     this entity.
27   (S0) Contacts with Rio de Oro (Spanish Sahara), EA9, also 
     count for this entity.
28   (T2) Only contacts made January 1, 1976, and after, count for
     this entity.
29   (T9) Only contacts made October 15, 1991, and after, count for 
     this entity.
30   (TL) Only contacts made August 13, 1960, and after, count for
     this entity.
31   (TN) Only contacts made August 15, 1960, and after, count for
     this entity.
32   (TR) Only contacts made August 17, 1960, and after, count for
     this entity.
33   (TT) Only contacts made August 11, 1960, and after, count for
     this entity.
34   (TU) Only contacts made August 7, 1960, and after, count for
     this entity.
35   (TY) Only contacts made August 1, 1960, and after, count for
     this entity.
36   (TZ) Only contacts made June 20, 1960, and after, count for
     this entity.
37   (V4,VP2) For DXCC credit for contacts made May 31, 1958, and
     before, see page 97, June 1958 QST.  
38   (V6) Includes Yap Islands January 1, 1981, and after.
39   (XT) Only contacts made August 16, 1960, and after, count for
     this entity.
40   (YB) Only contacts made May 1, 1963, and after, count for
     this entity.
41   (Z3) Only contacts made September 8, 1991, and after, count for 
     this entity.
42   (ZC4) Only contacts made August 16, 1960, and after, count for
     this entity.
43   (E4)  Only contacts made February 1, 1999, and after, count for
     this entity.   
44   (4W) Only contacts made March 1, 2000, and after, count for this 
     entity.
45   (FK/C) Only contacts made March 23, 2000, and after, count for 
     this entity.
46   (VP6)  Only contacts made November 16, 2001, and after, count 
     for this entity.  

^    Also 3Y, 8J1, AT0, DP0, FT8Y, LU, OR4, VK0, R1AW, VP8, ZL5,
ZS1, ZX0, etc.  QSL via country under whose auspices the particular 
station is operating.  The availability of a third-party traffic 
agreement and a QSL Bureau applies to the country under whose 
auspices the particular station is operating.

Zone Notes can be found with Prefix Cross References.



                             DELETED ENTITIES
                                                             
Deleted Entities Total:  58


Credit for any of these entities can be given if the date of contact in 
question agrees with the date(s) shown in the corresponding footnote.  
Entities deleted after 23:59 UTC 31 March 1998 will not be included in 
the Deleted List.

                                                            ZONE
     Prefix            Entity                   Cont.     ITU   CQ
         
     (2)               Blenheim Reef        	AF        41   39
     (3)               Geyser Reef          	AF        53   39
     (4)               Abu Ail Is.              AS        39   21
     1M(1),(5)         Minerva Reef           	OC        62   32
     4W(6)             Yemen Arab Rep.     	AS        39   21
     7J1(7)            Okino Tori-shima     	AS        45   27
     8Z4(8)            Saudi Arabia/Iraq        AS        39   21
                       Neut. Zone      	        
     8Z5, 9K3(9)       Kuwait/Saudi Arabia      AS        39   21
                       Neut. Zone           	
     9S4(10)           Saar                     EU        28   14
     9U5(11)           Ruanda-Urundi        	AF        52   36
     AC3(1), (12)      Sikkim                	AS        41   22
     AC4(1), (13)      Tibet                  	AS        41   23
     C9(14)            Manchuria             	AS        33   24
     CN2(15)           Tangier                 	AF        37   33
     CR8(16)           Damao, Diu          	AS        41   22
     CR8(16)           Goa                     	AS        41   22
     CR8, CR10(17)     Portuguese Timor   	OC        54   28
     DA-DM(18)         Germany            	EU        28   14
     DM, Y2-9(19)      German Dem. Rep.         EU        28   14
     EA9(20)           Ifni  	                AF        37   33
     FF(21)            French West Africa       AF        46   35
     FH, FB8(22)       Comoros              	AF        53   39
     FI8(23)           French Indo-China 	AS        49   26
     FN8(24)           French India         	AS        41   22
     FQ8(25)           Fr. Equatorial Africa    AF        47,  36
							  52   
     HK0(26)           Bajo Nuevo          	NA        11   08
     HK0,KP3,KS4(26)   Serrana Bank & 	        NA        11   07
                       Roncador Cay  	
     I1(27)            Trieste                 	EU        28   15
     I5(28)            Italian Somaliland  	AF        48   37
     JZ0(29)           Netherlands N. Guinea 	OC        51   28
     KR6,8,JR6,	       Okinawa (Ryukyu Is.)     AS        45   25
     KA6(30)           
     KS4(31)           Swan Is.             	NA        11   07
     KZ5(32)           Canal Zone          	NA        11   07
     OK-OM(33)         Czechoslovakia    	EU        28   15
     P2, VK9(34)       Papua Territory   	OC        51   28
     P2, VK9(34)       Terr. New Guinea         OC        51   28
     PK1-3(35)         Java                  	OC        54   28
     PK4(35)           Sumatra             	OC        54   28
     PK5(35)           Netherlands Borneo       OC        54   28
     PK6(35)           Celebe & Molucca Is.     OC        54   28
     ST0(36)           Southern Sudan           AF        47,  34
						          48    
     UN1(37)           Karelo-Finnish Rep.      EU        19   16
     VO(38)            Newfoundland, Labrador 	NA        09   02,05
     VQ1, 5H1(39)      Zanzibar           	AF        53   37
     VQ6(40)           British Somaliland     	AF        48   37
     VQ9(40)           Aldabra               	AF        53   39
     VQ9(40)           Desroches           	AF        53   39
     VQ9(40)           Farquhar             	AF        53   39
     VS2, 9M2(42)      Malaya           	AS        54   28
     VS4(42)           Sarawak          	OC        54   28
     VS9A, P, S(43)    People's Dem. Rep. 
                       of Yemen          	AS        39   21
     VS9H(44)          Kuria Muria I.      	AS        39   21
     VS9K(45)          Kamaran Is.        	AS        39   21
     ZC5(42)           British North Borneo     OC        54   28
     ZC6, 4X1(46)      Palestine           	AS        39   20
     ZD4(47)           Gold Coast, Togoland     AF        46   35
     ZS0, 1 (48)       Penguin Is.           	AF        57   38
     ZS9(49)           Walvis Bay            	AF        57   38

NOTES:

1    Unofficial prefix.
2    (Blenheim Reef) Only contacts made from May 4, 1967, to June
     30, 1975, count for this entity. Contacts made July 1, 1975, 
     and after, count as Chagos (VQ9).
3    (Geysey Reef) Only contacts made from May 4, 1967, to February 
     28, 1978, count for this entity.
4    (Abu Ail Is.) Only contacts made  March 30, 1991, and before,
     count for this entity.
5    (1M) Only contacts made from July 15, 1972, and before, count
     for this entity. Contacts made July 16, 1972, and after, count 
     as Tonga (A3).
6    (4W) Only contacts made before May 21, 1990, and before,     
     count for this entity.
7    (7J1) Only contacts made May 30, 1976, to November 30, 1980,
     count for this entity. Contacts made December 1, 1980, and
     after entity as Ogasawara (JD1).
8    (8Z4) Only contacts made December 25, 1981, and before, count
     for this entity.
9    (8Z5,9K3) Only contacts made December 14, 1969, and before,
     count for this entity.
10   (9S4) Only contacts made March 31, 1957, and before, count
     for this entity.
11   (9U5) Only contacts made from July 1, 1960, to June 30, 1962,
     count for this entity. Contact made July 1, 1962, and after, 
     count as Burundi (9U) or Rwanda (9X).
12   (AC3) Only contacts made April 30, 1975, and before, count
     for this entity. Contacts made May 1, 1975, and after,
     count as India (VU).
13   (AC4) Only contacts made May 30, 1974, and before, count for
     this entity. Contact made May 31, 1974, and after, count as
     China (BY).
14   (C9) Only contacts made September 15, 1963, and before, count
     for this entity. Contact made September 16, 1963, and after, 
     count as China (BY).
15   (CN2) Only contacts made June 30, 1960, and before, count for
     this entity. Contact made July 1, 1960, and after, count as
     Morocco (CN).
16   (CR8) Only contacts made December 31, 1961, and before, count
     for this entity.
17   (CR8,CR10) Only contacts made September 14, 1976, and before, 
     count for this entity.
18   (DA-DM) Only contacts made September 16, 1973, and before,
     count for this entity. Contacts made September 17, 1973, and 
     after, count as either FRG (DA-DL) or GDR (Y2-Y9).
19   (DM,Y2-9) Only contacts made from September 17, 1973, to
     October 2, 1990 count for this entity. On October 3, 1990
     the GDR became part of the FRG.
20   (EA9) Only contacts made May 13, 1969, and before, count for
     this entity.
21   (FF) Only contacts made August 6, 1960, and before, count for
     this entity.
22   (FH, FB8) Only contacts made July 5, 1975, and before, count 
     for this entity. Contacts made July 6, 1975, and after,
     count as Comoros (D6) or Mayotte (FH).
23   (FI8) Only contacts made December 20, 1950, and before, count
     for this entity.
24   (FN8) Only contacts made October 31, 1954, and before, count
     for this entity.
25   (FQ8) Only contacts made August 16, 1960, and before will
     count for this entity.
26   (HK,KP3,KS4) Only contacts made September 16, 1981, and
     before, count for this entity. Contacts made September 17,
     1981, and after, count as San Andres (HK).
27   (I1) Only contacts made March 31, 1957, and before, count for
     this entity.
28   (I5) Only contacts made June 30, 1960, and before, count for
     this entity.
29   (JZ) Only contacts made April 30, 1963, and before, count
     for this entity.
30   (KR6,8,JR6,KA6) Only contacts made May 14, 1972, and before,
     count for this entity. Contacts made May 15, 1972, and
     after, count as Japan (JA).
31   (KS4) Only contacts made August 31, 1972, and before, count
     for this entity. Contacts made September 1, 1972, and
     after, count as Honduras (HR).
32   (KZ5) Only contacts made September 30, 1979, and before,
     count for this entity.
33   (OK-OM) Only contacts made December 31, 1992, and before,    
     count for this entity.
34   (P2,VK9) Only contacts made September 15, 1975, and before,
     count for this entity. Contacts made September 16, 1975,
     and after, count as Papua New Guinea (P2).
35   (PK1-6) Only contacts made April 30, 1963, and before, count
     for this entity. Contact made May 1, 1963, and after, count
     as Indonesia.
36   Only contacts made between May 7, 1972 and December 31, 1994,
     count for this entity.
37   (UN1) Only contacts made June 30, 1960, and before, count for
     this entity. Contacts made July 1, 1960, and after count as
     European RSFSR (UA).
38   (VO) Only contacts made March 31, 1949, and before, count for
     this entity. Contacts made April 1, 1949, and after, count
     as Canada (VE).
39   (VQ1,5H1) Only contacts made May 31, 1974, and before, count
     for this entity. Contacts made June 1, 1974, and after,
     count as Tanzania (5H).
40   (VQ6) Only contacts made June 30, 1960, and before, count for
     this entity.
41   (VQ9) Only contacts made June 28, 1976, and before, count for
     this entity. Contacts made June 29, 1976, and after, count
     as Seychelles (S7).
42   (VS2,VS4,ZC5,9M2) Only contacts made September 15, 1963,
     and before, count for this entity. Contacts made September
     16, 1963, and after, count as West malaysia (9M2) or East
     Malaysia (9M6,8).
43   (VS9A,P,S) Only contacts made before May 22, 1990, and before, 
     count for this entity.
44   (VS9H) Only contacts made November 29, 1967, and before, count 
     for this entity.
45   (VS9K) Only contacts made on March 10, 1982, and before, count 
     for this entity.
46   (ZC6,4X1) Only contacts made June 30, 1968, and before, count
     for this entity. Contacts made July 1, 1968, and after, count 
     as Israel (4X).
47   (ZD4) Only contacts made March 5, 1957, and before, count for
     this entity.
48   (ZS0, 1) Only contacts made February 29, 1994, and before,
     count for this entity.
49   (ZS9) Only contacts made from September 1, 1977 to February
     28, 1994, count for this entity.