Indianapolis Radio Club USS INDY 2011 Ham ops.

USS Indianapolis

Museum ships event 2012

Amateur radio Operation Schedule


last updated: - 21 May 2012



Call- WW2IND
NEW Station CALL for USS Indy (CA-35)[4th year!] (7th year total)...
June 1st,2nd & 3rd, 2012

Ships-2012 Ops review & pix page  2012 IWM ships event visitors
2012 Ops Frequencies (proposed)  2012 participating ships list (94)  and 2012 link this site

USS Indianapolis Ops time:
Ops time: June 2nd-0000Z (Fri eve 8PM)to June 3rd-2359Z (Sun eve 8PM) 48 hours.

This will be the 7th time for the USS Indianapolis as an official participating Museum ship.
Visitors are welcome....Visiting Hams are invited to operate.
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;(3x5) QSL to WW2IND..
see QRZ.com for address or via the Bureau for over seas contact...
Please include SASE [Envelope & postage].



Location: Amateur radio on the AIR operations will be located at 431 N Meridian st.Indianapolis ,IN
IWM Musuem; North Lobby…Parking available all sides of the building.(free on Sat & Sun)
All Operators & Visitors are welcome !, we do expect visits from some of the USS INDY survivors this year.!
..Click for map
After museum hours use 146.52 simplex for entry(call ww2ind)

We will be operating Three (3) 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..(see sked below) EMAIL W9IH "walk-ins welcome"

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 2012 Worldwide Museum Ships event is sponsored by the USS New Jersey radio club....
for more info click here  

2012 WW Ships event weekend     Last change:21 May 2012

All times are Indy Local…. ( 24 HR clock) USS Indy Ships OTA event  Operator sked  (Proposed)

CW ops (BRING your Own Key !)  you can work CW from any of the 3 ham stations.

FRIDAY June 1st …Start                                         

Station           1                        1b                  2                 2b                          3                           3b

6:30-8PM

Set up

W9IH

Set up

N9IZN

Set up

 

Set up  N9KZJ

Set up 

KC9TRV

Set up K9XV

FRI

1st

JUNE

Begin Ops

Begin Ops

Begin Ops

Begin Ops

Station

    1 _

80/17/30m

Ham-1 W-Wire

IC756p2+PA

    1b

 

     2_

40/12/15m

Ham-2 E-Wire

Jupiter+PA

    2b

     3_

   20/10m

    Hall  Vertical

IC756p3+PA

     3b

Time

CW /SSB

Friday Nite

 

PC logs

SSB/CW

Bring own Key or Paddles !

 PC logs

SSB/CW

Cw ops 1st Priority !

 PC logs

20-2200

"Indy Local"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 W9IH-

N9IZN-N9KZJ

KN9C-KC9TRV

22-0000

 

 

 

 

 

 

SAT

2nd

JUNE

 

 

 

 

Time

SSB/CW

80/17/30m

 PC logs

SSB/CW

40/12/15m

 PC logs

SSB/CW

20/10m

PC  logs

08-1000

"Indy Local"

80/17/30m

 

 

40/12/15m

 

 

 

6m?20/10m

 

W9IH-

N9IZN-N9KZJ

 

10-1200

 

  

 

 

 

 

12-1400

 

 

 

 

 

20/10m

 

14-1700

 

 

 

 

 

W9ih

16-1900

 

 

 

 

 

 

18-2000

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUN

3rd

JUNE

 

 

 

 

Station

    1 _

80/17/30m

    1b

     2_

40/12/15m

    2b

     3_

   20/10m

     3b

Time

SSB/CW

80/17/30m

 PC logs

SSB/CW

40/12/15m

 PC Logs

SSB/CW

20/10m

PC  logs

08-1000

 

 

 

 

6m?20/10m

 

10-1200

 

  

 

 

 

 

12-1400

 

 

 

 

 

 

14-1700

 

 

 

 

 

 

16-1900

 

 

 

 

 

 

7-8PM

TAKE Down

 TAKE Down

TAKE Down

TAKE Down 

TAKE Down

TAKE Down

7-8PM

W9IH

N9IZN

 

 

 

 KC9TRV

 N9KZJ

 

[26 OTA total hrs]

 

[1] Goal: work at least 35 of the participating ships.

[2]"There are plans for a special AM HF station set up on Sat & Sunday
Watch DX spots for freq's 0900-1100 to make AM contacts …."

[AM Q'S_______ ]

 

-This is a suggested Guideline only….

To Sign up for Operator duties....EMAILChuck- W9IH


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