Indianapolis Radio Club USS INDY 2016 Ham ops.

USS Indianapolis

Museum ships event 2016

Amateur radio Operation Schedule


last updated: - 02 jun 2016



Call- WW2IND
NEW Station CALL for USS Indy (CA-35)[8th year!] (11th year total)...
June 4th & 5th, 2016

Ships-2016 Ops review & pix page  2016 IWM ships event visitors
2016 Ops Frequencies (proposed)  2016 participating ships list (107)  and 2016 link this site

USS Indianapolis Ops time:
Event Ops time: June 4th-1100Z (Sat 8am)to June 5th-2300Z (Sun eve 6PM) 20 hours.

This will be the 11th 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..7290 & 3880 & 3885 KC,  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 (2) HF Ham stations for this event with all modes available...
We can need CW operators! Bring your own Key ,Paddles or Bug!

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 2016 Worldwide Museum Ships event is sponsored by the USS New Jersey radio club....
for more "Museum Ships " info click here  

2016 WW Ships event weekend     Last change:30 mar 2016

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 2 ham stations.

SAT June 4th (Eve) …Start                                         

Ships OTA  2016 CA-35 Ham ops   Date: 31mar16                            Rev:_..

Ops dates: June 4th & 5th 2016

 

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

 

(Station) Ham1 & HAM 2

6:AM

"Indy Local"

Set up

W9ih

Set up

W9SSE

Station

1 _

E-Wire

IC756p3+PA

2_

Vert

IC756P3r+PA

SAT

5th

 

Time

SSB/CW

SSB/CW

06-0800

"Indy Local"

40/80/30m

WA9FDO/, N9KZJ/ssb

20/10/15m

W9SSE/ssb

08-1000

WA9FDO/AM

W9SSE/ssb, N9IZN/ssb

11-1200

WA9FDO/AM

W9SSE/ssb, N9IZN/ssb

12-1400

WA9FDO/AM

W9SSE/ssb, N9IZN/ssb

14-1600

 

W9SSE/ssb, N9IZN/ssb

16-1800

 

W9SSE/ssb, N9IZN/ssb

SUN

6th

 

Station

1 _

2_

Time

SSB/CW

40/80/30m

SSB/CW

20/10/15m

06-0800

N9KZJ/ssb

W9SSE/ssb

08-1000

 

W9SSE/ssb, KC9TRV/SSB

10-1200

WA9FDO/AM

W9SSE/ssb KC9TRV/SSB

12-1400

WA9FDO/AM

W9SSE/ssb KC9TRV/SSB

14-1600

WA9FDO/AM

W9SSE/ssb

16-1800

 

W9SSE/ssb

18-1900

Take dn

Take dn

     

[?? hrs]

 

[24 OTA total hrs]

 

[1] Goal: Represent the USS Indianapolis CA35 during the
World wide Museum Ships event.
Last year 106 Ships participated

[2]"There are plans for a special AM HF station set up on Sat & Sunday
Watch DX spots for freq's 0900-1200 & 14-1700 Local time to make AM contacts …."

[AM Q'S_______ ]

 

-This is a suggested Guideline only….

To Sign up for Operator duties....EMAILWW2IND


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