Indianapolis Radio Club USS INDY 2008 Ham ops.

USS Indianapolis

Museum ships event 2008

Amateur radio Operation Schedule


last updated: - 12 OCT 2010



  • Call- WW2IND
    NEW Station CALL for USS Indy (CA-35)[1st year!]
    2008 operations: USS INDY 2008 Ship Award
  • [1]. Museum Ships Event ...June 7-8, 2008 (below)
  • [2}.August 3rd ,63rd Survivors visit & Reunion Ceremony
  • [3]. Other CA-35 OTA skeds.

    Call- WW2IND
    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
    ( SAT.)

    ^^^^--- 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.. EMAIL W9IH

    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. , I.C.E. Filters 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

    Under Construction!
    Return to MAIN page   Ham radio page   USS Indy radio exhibit page

    ...73's