Indianapolis

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USS Indianapolis

Museum ships event 2005,2007,2008 & 2009

last updated: - 14 JUL 2009..
USS Indianapolis Survivors Org.
USS Indianapolis history pages.
USS Indianapolis 60th year reunion page.
USS Indianapolis.. IndianaWarMemorial INFO link.
IWM; US Navy WWII Radio room exhibit & ( WW2IND ) ham station project...Under Construction!
2009 operations:
  • [1]. Museum Ships Event ...June 5,6 & 7, 2009 (below)
  • [2}.June 5,( 9:00AM ),64th Survivors visit & Reunion Ceremony AT the Canal Memorial
  • [3]. Other CA-35 OTA skeds.

    Call- WW2IND
    NEW Club Station CALL for USS Indy (CA-35)
    June 5th,6th & 7th , 2009

    ^^^^--- Click on pick
    for 2009 USS Indy on the Air Ham operations review!..and more info.

    USS Indianapolis Ops time:
    Ops time: June 05th-0000Z (Fri eve 8PM)to June 07th-2359Z (sun eve 8PM) 48 hours.

    This will be the 4th 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;(3x5) 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 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.. EMAIL W9IH
    Click here for Approx. Ops times.. check for latest update: 2009

    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 2009 Worldwide Museum Ships event is sponsored by the USS New Jersey radio club....
    for more info click here   2009 participating ships list (82)
    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




    2007 operations:..USS INDY 2007 Ship Award
    Ships Event 2007 - All participaring ships list (pdf)

    Call- W9IND
    "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 Musueum ships events.
    June 8,9 & 10th, 2007
    (FRI. - SAT. - SUN.)
    <--- Click on this pick for
    2007 USS Indy on the Air Ham operations review!..
    and more info.

    Ops time: June 09th-0000Z (Fri eve 8PM)to June 10th-2359Z (sun eve 8PM) 48 hours.

    This will be the 2nd 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)
    SSB..3.860;   7.260;   14.260;   18.160;   21.360;   28.360 Mhz  & 50.160 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 Either W9IND or W9IH
    see QRZ.com for address or via the Bureau for over seas contact... Please include SASE or 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.
    Visitors are welcome !, we do expect visits from some of the USS INDY survivors this year.! ..Click for map

    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! Click here for Approx. Ops times.. last updated:-17 may 2007
    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!

    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, Thompson (RCA) Ham club,
    Indianapolis Radio Club(main page), | Maxim Crane. , Indianapolis Radio League & FireHouse Photo Labs.


    The 2007 Museum Ships event is sponsored by the USS New Jersey radio club....
    for more info click here




    July 15,16 & 17th, 2005 operation review
  • JULY 17-18th 2004; MUSEUM SHIPS WEEKEND EVENT ***











    (sponsored by the USS Salem Radio Club).... Operating time will be from July 16th 0001Z
    through 2359Z July 17th...(2004)

    Stations that work 10 of the participating ships will receive a certificate if they send thier logs .
    "Radioman medals" to the top 5 operators who work the most ships and 3
    "Chief Radioman" medals will be presented to stations who work the most ships using AM mode .

    Particpating Frequencies are, 3885 KHz, 3600 & 3625 (in the UK), 3705 (W. Europe),
    7290 KHz and 14,286 KHz
    in the AM mode.
    While operation on any amateur frequency is allowed here is a list of
    suggested frequencies:
    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
    for more info clik here
    Several IRC hams participated in the event last year and report a "FUN" & interesting operation.



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