Indianapolis Radio Club USS INDY 2015 Ham ops.

USS Indianapolis

Museum ships event 2015

Amateur radio Operation Schedule


last updated: - 31 May 2015



Call- WW2IND
NEW Station CALL for USS Indy (CA-35)[7th year!] (10th year total)...
June 6th & 7th, 2015

Ships-2015 Ops review & pix page  2015 IWM ships event visitors
2015 Ops Frequencies (proposed)  2015 participating ships list (102)  and 2015 link this site

USS Indianapolis Ops time:
Event Ops time: June 6th-0000Z (Fri eve 8PM)to June 7th-2359Z (Sun eve 8PM) 48 hours.

This will be the 10th time for the USS Indianapolis as an official participating Museum ship.
Visitors are welcome....Visiting IWM 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
AM..7294KC,  50.41 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
Indiana War Memorial Musuem; North Lobby
Parking available all sides of the building.(free on Sat & Sun)
All Ham Operators & Visitors are welcome !,
..Click for map
After Museum hours (09-1700L) 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 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,USS Indy Radio Exhibit Hams , Prime Parts Distribution ,
Maxim Crane. ,Indianapolis Radio Club ,Indianapolis Radio League & (RCA)Thompson Ham club.

The 2014 Worldwide Museum Ships event is sponsored by the USS New Jersey radio club....
for more "Museum Ships " info click here  

2015 WW Ships event weekend     Last change:30 may 2015

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 6th (Eve) …Start                                         

Ships OTA  2015 CA-35 Ham ops   Date: 10feb15                            Rev:_B.. 30may15

Ops dates: June 6th & 7th 2015

 

Station Notes: Primary Band (in red); Secondary Bands (in Black)

 

(Station)           Ham1            HAM 2             Ham 3           

6:30-8PM

"Indy Local"

Set up

 

Set up

 

Set up 

 

FRI

5th June

Begin Ops

Begin Ops

Station

 

 

TIMES

    1 _

40m 80m

E-Wire

IC756p3+PA

     2_

20/10/15m

Vert

IC756P3r+PA

3

80 &17m

w-wire

IC756P3r+PA

20-2400

SSB/CW

 

 

SSB/CW

 

SSB/CW

 

 

 

W9ih

SAT

6th

 

 

Time

SSB/CW

SSB/CW

SSB/CW

0600

 

SET-UP

W9ih

SET-UP

W9sse

 

06-0800

"Indy Local"

40/80/30m

KC9TRV

20/10/15m

 

 

80 &17m

 

08-1000

 

 

 

 

 

11-1200

 

KC9TRV

 

 

12-1400

 

 

 

 

14-1600

 

 

 

 

16-2000

 

 

 

 

 20-2400

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUN

7th

 

 

Station

    1 _

80/17/30m

     2_

40/12/15m

     3_

   20/10m

Time

SSB/CW

40/80/30m

SSB/CW

20/10/15m

SSB/CW

80 &17m

06-1000

 

 

 

10-1200

 

 

KC9TRV

 

 12-1400

 

 

 

 

 14-1600

 

KC9TRV 

 WA9FDO

 

 16-1800

 

 

 

 

18-2000

 

 

 

 

2000

Take dn

Take dn

Take dn

 

 

 

W9ih

[?? hrs]

 

[24 OTA total hrs]

 

[1] Goal: work at least 45 of the participating ships.Last year 109 Ships participated

[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....EMAILWW2IND


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