USS INDY 2008 Ship Award
. Museum Ships Event ...June 7-8, 2008 (below)
[2}.August 3rd ,63rd Survivors visit & Reunion Ceremony
. Other CA-35 OTA skeds.
NEW Club Station CALL for USS Indy (CA-35)
"Special thanks to Brian - W9IND for loan of his call during 2005 & 2007
It was the start of returning the CA-35 to radio frequecies via Ham radio
& the Museum ships events.
June 7 , 2008
^^^^--- Click on pick for
2008 USS Indy on the Air Ham operations review!..and more info.
USS Indianapolis Ops time:
June 07th-1400Z (SAT 8AM indy local) to June 7th-2200Z (SAT eve 6PM Indy local) 8 hours.
(short sked for 2008)
This will be the 3rd time for the USS Indianapolis as an official participating Museum ship.
We will be operating from the USS Indianapolis Memorial
on the Canal located on the near north side of Indianapolis, IN.; Visitors are welcome....
USS Indianapolis approx. frequencies:( + or -- 10Khz) (see the Hot (red freqs.)Our Most used.)
SSB..3.860; 7.260; 14.260;
18.160; 21.360; 28.360 Mhz
CW..3.539, 7.039, 10.109, 14.039, 18.079; 21.039, 28.039 Mhz
For Special USS Indianapolis OTA event; QSL to WW2IND..
see QRZ.com for address or via the Bureau for over seas contact... Please include SASE or Envelope & postage.
Location: Amateur radio on the AIR operations will be located at 700 N senate st.Indianapolis ,IN
in the Ind. Univ. EDU & Research Building; South Lobby…Parking available north of the building.
All Operators & Visitors are welcome !, we do expect visits from some of the USS INDY survivors this year.! ..Click for map
We will be operating one (2) HF Ham stations for this event with all modes available...
We can use lots of CW and AM operators!
Hams wishing to operate from the USS INDY memorial site during this event should
CONTACT: Chuck-W9IH to RSVP ops times..
Seems that a lot of the Old Museum ships still have working CW & AM transceive capabilities...
Join in the fun of working some history! (bring your on CW Key or Paddels)
Other Particpating ships Frequencies are, 3885 KHz, 3600 & 3625 (in the UK), 3705 (W. Europe),
7290 KHz and 14,286 KHz in the AM mode.
suggested frequencies: for other event ships on the Air..
SSB..3,860; 7,260; 14,260; 18,160; 21,360; 24,960; 28,360 & 50,160 Khz
CW..3,539 ,7,039 ,10,109 ,14,039 ,18,079 , 21,039 , 21,039 , 24,899 , 28,039 & 50,109 Khz
USS INDY OTA Sponsors:Indiana War Memorial, Indiana University, REI Management,Ihets, Prime Distribution Services,
Maxim Crane. ,
Indianapolis Radio Club(main page), |
, Indianapolis Radio League & Thompson (RCA) Ham club.
The 2008 Worldwide Museum Ships event is sponsored by the USS New Jersey radio club....
for more info click here
2008 participating ships list
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