MUSEUM SHIPS WEEKEND
June 4-5, 2016
0000Z June 4, to 2359Z June 5, 2016
2016 TOP OPERATOR LIST
Available after all Certificates are printed
All stations that work at least 15 different ships of those participating (listed below) will receive a certificate if they send a copy of their log entries showing these contacts. Working the same ship on different frequencies DOES NOT count as 2 ships. Working a ship not listed will not count
To get your certificate, send a copy of your log for the 15 ships and $4.00 to the following address by Sept 30, 2016. (The $4 covers the cost of the envelope, postage and printing supplies. We will provide the large envelope to mail the certificates in.) We do not give certificates for SWL.
If you send a check with your logs, please understand that we don't cash the checks until we print the certificate. It could be several months before your check is cashed. Normally we begin printing certificates after all the ship logs are recevied so we can verify your contacts. If you still want to send a check please make it out to the name listed in the address below.
Margaret Burgess KB2BRR
150 Schooner Ave
Barnegat, NJ 08005
Please read the following 2 articles which should help explain some problems that arise when checking your logs.
MSW FAQ UTC Time
Ships wishing to participate should send a note to email@example.com with the name of ship, callsign, location and contact info for person responsible. If you are having trouble reaching the museum e-mail address, please send info to this address instead: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please read the rules for ships wishing to participate before contacting us.
SHIPS PARTICIPATING FOR 2016 -
(updated 03 June 2016)
** Ships with asterisks are new to Museum Ships Weekend
Please QSL each ship directly
NAME TYPE OF SHIP LOCATION CALLSIGN
K1USN Watson Museum Braintree, MA K1USN USS Hornet Aircraft Carrier Alameda Point, CA NB6GC USS Yorktown Aircraft Carrier Charleston, SC WA4USN USS Lexington Aircraft Carrier Corpus Christi, TX W5LEX USS Intrepid Aircraft Carrier New York, NY WA3KEY/2 USS Midway Aircraft Carrier San Diego, CA NI6IW ST-695 Angels Gate Army Tugboat San Pedro, CA K6AA USS New Jersey Battleship Camden, New Jersey NJ2BB USS Iowa Battleship San Pedro, CA NI6BB USS Missouri Battleship Pearl Harbor, HI KH6BB USS Wisconsin Battleship Norfolk, Virginia N4WIS USS Texas Battleship Houston, Texas NA5DV USS North Carolina Battleship Wilmington, NC NI4BK USS Alabama (single contact) Battleship Mobile, AL KM4TRP USS Oklahoma Mast Memorial Battleship Mast Memorial Muskogee, OK WW2OK MV Cap San Diego Cargo Ship Hamburg,Germany DL0MFH Ex MV Dresden Cargo Ship Rostock, Germany DL0MCM **MV Iris-Joerg Cargo Ship Wischhafen,Germany DL0MFM USS Cairo Civil War Ironclad Gunboat Vicksburg, MS K5ZRO USCG Ingham CG Cutter Key West, FL NR4DL USS Potomac CG Cutter/Pres. Yacht Oakland, CA. NE6JP USS Olympia Cruiser Philadelphia, PA WA3BAT USS Littlerock Cruiser Buffalo, New York W2PE HMS Belfast Cruiser London, UK GB2RN USS Indianapolis CA-35 Memorial Cruiser Indianapolis, IN WW2IND Aurora Cruiser St. Petersburg, Russia RF1A **USS Edson DD946 Destroyer Bay City, MI W8EDS USS The Sullivans Destroyer Buffalo, NY N2HTL HMCS Haida Destroyer Hamilton, Ontario VE3RCN USS Turner Joy Destroyer Bremerton, WA NS7DD FGS Moelders Destroyer Wilhelmshaven/Germany DL0MFX USS Cassin Young Destroyer Boston, MA WW2DD USS Kidd Destroyer Baton Rouge, La W5KID USS Joseph P Kennedy, Jr Destroyer Fall River, MA NB1CR USS Orleck Destroyer Lake Charles, LA W5BII USS Stewart Destroyer Escort Galveston, TX KK5W USS Slater Destroyer Escort Albany, NY WW2DEM **Evelina M Goulart Fishing Schooner Essex, MA W1E SS Grandcamp Memorial (June 4 only) French Liberty Ship Texas City, TX AC0TX D. Fernando II e Glória Frigate Cacilhas Dockyard Portugal CS5DFG HMAS Diamantina Frigate Brisbane, Australia VK4RAN MV France 1 Frigate(Meteorological survey) La Rochelle, France TM1EJ Navio Hospital Gil Eannes Hospital Ship Viana do Castelo, Portugal CS5ARAM Kraisin Icebreaker St. Petersburg, Russia R1LK USCGC Mackinaw Icebreaker Mackinaw, MI W8AGB SS Sankt Erik Icebreaker Stockholm, Sweden 8SØHRA Lenin Icebreaker Murmansk, Russia RZ1ZWB **Götz von Mannheim (June 4 only) Landing Craft Mannheim, Germany DL0NW SS John W Brown Liberty Ship Baltimore, MD W3TFR SS High Flyer Memorial (June 5 only) Liberty Ship Texas City, TX AC0TX SS Jeremiah O'Brien Liberty Ship San Francisco, CA K6JOB LV Elbe l Lightvessel Cuxhaven Germany DL0CUX Carl D Bradley Limestone Carrier Rogers City, MI W8B USS LST-325 LST Evansville, IN WW2LST LST-393 LST Muskegon, MI N8LST USS Lucid Minesweeper Stockton, CA N6MSO USS Hazard Minesweeper Omaha, NE K0USA KRS 575 “Hans Beimler” Missile Corvette Peenemuende, Germany DL0MFN Naval Tech'l Museum La SPEZIA Naval Museum A.R.M.I. Italy IQ1SP NSS Savannah Nuclear Merchant Vessel Baltimore, MD K3SAV SS Cedarville Ore Freighter Rogers City, MI W8C SS Hohentwiel Paddle Steamer Bodensee, Austria OE6XMF/9 Mannheim Paddle Steamer Mannheim, Germany DK0LU RMS Queen Mary Passenger Ship Long Beach, CA W6RO SS Rotterdam Passenger Ship Port of Rotterdam PI4HAL SS Keewatin Passenger Steamship Port McNicoll, ON VA3VGC SS City of Milwaukee Railroad Car Ferry Manistee, MI KS8B John T. Essberger (Sun Jun 5 only) Rescue Cruiser Speyer, Germany DK0SP PBR River Patrol Boat College Station, TX W5PBR PB Niederoesterreich River Patrol Boat Danube/Vienna, Austria OE6XMF/3 Tall Ship Elissa Sailing Barque Galveston Island, TX N5E Star of India (separate contact) Sailing Ship San Diego, CA NS6OI **MS Seefalke Salvage Tug Bremerhaven,Germany DK0SN **USS Ticonderoga (1814) Schooner Whitehall, NY NY2MC U-5075 Seehund Submarine Quincy, MA. WW2MAN B-39 (separate contact) Soviet Submarine San Diego, CA NS6OI **H. L. Hunley Submarine - Civil War Charleston, SC N4HLH USS Thresher Memorial Submarine Memorial Kittery, ME W1WQM USS Cod Submarine Cleveland, OH W8COD USS Cobia Submarine Manitowoc, Wisconsin NB9QV USS Nautilus Submarine Groton, CT N1S USS Pampanito Submarine San Francisco, CA NJ6VT Novosibirskij Komsomolec (B-396) Submarine 641-B Moscow, Russia RU3AWK HMUb Nordkaparen Submarine Gothenburg, Sweden SL8SUB U10 (S189) Submarine Wilhelmshaven, Germany DF0RI Vesikko Submarine Suomenlinna, Helsinki, FINLAND OH2AN/SUB USS Dolphin (separate contact) Submarine San Diego, CA NS6OI USS Blueback Submarine Portland, OR W7SUB USS Batfish Submarine Muskogee, OK WW2SUB USS Silversides Submarine Muskegon, MI N8SUB **USS Requin Submarine Pittsburgh, PA NY3EC USS Cavalla Submarine Galveston, TX KK5W HMCS Onondaga Submarine Pointe-au-Père, Quebec VA2GNQ NRP Barracuda Submarine Cacilhas Dockyard Portugal CS5SUB USS Becuna Submarine Philadelphia, PA N3SUB S637 Espadon Submarine Saint-Nazaire France F6KBG Nazario Sauro Submarine Genoa, Italy II1NS **Wilhelm Bauer (ex U-2540) Submarine Bremerhaven, Germany DL6T U9 (Sat Jun 4 only) Submarine Speyer, Germany DK0SP U-995 Submarine Laboe Germany DL0DMB K24 (U-461) Submarine Peenemuende, Germany DM3G USS Albacore Submarine Portsmouth, NH NM1JY U3 Submarine Malmo, Sweden SD7SUB USS Razorback Submarine N.Little Rock AR N5R **USS Bowfin Submarine Pearl Harbor, HI AH6SC **CSS Acadia Survey Vessel Halifax Nova Scotia VE0MMA **KTS Torpedo Boat Dresden, Germany DK0MHD SS American Victory Victory Ship Tampa, Florida W4AVM SS Lane Victory Victory Ship San Pedro, CA W6LV Red Oak Victory Victory Ship Richmond, CA NY6CI Elettra (Marconi's Traveling Lab) Yacht Pontecchio Marconi, Italy IY4EC
|3,860 KHz||3,539 KHz|
|7,260 KHz||7,039 KHz|
|14,260 KHz||14,039 KHz|
|18,160 KHz||18,079 KHz|
|21,360 KHz||21,039 KHz|
|24,960 KHz||24,899 KHz|
|28,360 KHz||28,039 KHz|
|50,160 KHz||50,109 KHz|
EVENT PSK 31 OPERATIONS
14.070 MHz 10.142 MHz 18.100 MHz 21.070 MHz 28.120 MHz
Some ships will also be on 3880 KHz - 3885 KHz and 7290 KHz Amplitude Modulation with either their ships original equipment or modern equipment.
While any operating mode can be used in this event and CW and SSB are the dominant modes, we are encouraging all the particpating ships, that have the ability, to fire up their original equipment on
3885 KHz, 3600 & 3625 (in the UK),
3705 (W. Europe),
7290 KHz and 14.286 KHz in the AM mode.
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