MUSEUM SHIPS WEEKEND
0000Z June 6, 2020 to 2359Z June 7, 2020
PLEASE NOTE: This
is NOT a contest!
2019 TOP OPERATORS
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 or differrent modes DOES NOT count as 2 ships. Working a ship not listed will not count
Please read the following 2 articles which should help explain some problems that arise when checking your logs.
MSW FAQ UTC Time
NOTE: We have moved to a new server and we have a new e-mail address - see below
Ships wishing to participate should send a note to firstname.lastname@example.org with the name of ship, callsign, location and contact info for person responsible.
Please read the rules for ships wishing to participate before contacting us.
SHIPS PARTICIPATING FOR 2020 - 50 Ships
(updated 17 Mar 2020)
** Ships with asterisks are new to Museum Ships Weekend
Please QSL each ship directly
NAME TYPE OF SHIP LOCATION CALLSIGN
USS Midway Aircraft Carrier San Diego, CA NI6IW USS Yorktown Aircraft Carrier Charleston, SC WA4USN USS Hornet Aircraft Carrier Alameda Point, CA NB6GC USS New Jersey Battleship Camden, New Jersey NJ2BB USS Wisconsin Battleship Norfolk, Virginia N4WIS USS Missouri Battleship Pearl Harbor, HI KH6BB USS Iowa Battleship San Pedro, CA NI6BB USS Massachusetts Battleship Fall River, MA NE1PL USS Oklahoma Mast Memorial Battleship Mast Memorial Muskogee, OK WW2OK SS Col. James M Schoonmaker Bulk Carrier Toledo, OH K8E MV Cap San Diego Cargo Ship Hamburg,Germany DL0MFH Claud W Somers Chesapeake Bay Skipjack Reedville, VA W4NNK CSS Neuse (Jun 6 only) Civil War Ironclad Gunboat Kinston, NC KN4RAM **USCGC Taney Coast Guard Cutter Baltimore, MD NR3DT USCG Ingham Coast Guard Cutter Key West, FL NR4DL **USS Houston Memorial Cruiser Houston, TX WA5DTK USS Boise Memorial Cruiser Boise, ID N1B USS Indianapolis CA-35 Memorial Cruiser Indianapolis, IN WW2IND USS Olympia Cruiser Philadelphia, PA WA3BAT USS Littlerock Cruiser Buffalo, NY W2PE USS Kidd Destroyer Baton Rouge, La W5KID USS Turner Joy Destroyer Bremerton, WA NS7DD USS Laffey Destroyer Charleston, SC NT4HI USS The Sullivans Destroyer Buffalo, NY N2HTL Evelina M Goulart Fishing Schooner Essex, MA W1E Spruce Goose (HK-1) Flying Boat McMinnville, OR W7G D. Fernando II e Glória Frigate Cacilhas Dockyard Portugal CS5DFG MV France 1 Frigate(Meteorological survey) La Rochelle, France TM1EJ USCGC Mackinaw Icebreaker Mackinaw, MI W8AGB SS Sankt Erik Icebreaker Stockholm, Sweden 8SØHRA SS John W Brown Liberty Ship Baltimore, MD K8JWB Borkumriff Lightship Island Borkum, Germany DL0BRF LS Ambrose Lightship East River, NY City, NY W2AQ HNLMS Hoogeveen Minesweeper Den Helder, Netherlands PI4MRC USS Lucid Minesweeper Stockton, CA N6MSO **HMCS Quinte Museum/Memorial (NOTE) Minesweeper Belleville, Ontario VA3GKY RMS Queen Mary Passenger Ship Long Beach, CA W6RO Troll Pinnace Heilbronn, Germany DL0MKH H. L. Hunley Submarine - Civil War Charleston, SC N4HLH **HMS Otus Submarine Sassnitz, Germany DM3G USS Nautilus Submarine Groton, CT N1S USS Cobia Submarine Manitowoc, Wisconsin NB9QV NRP Barracuda Submarine Cacilhas Dockyard Portugal CS5SUB USS Cod Submarine Cleveland, OH W8COD U-995 Submarine Laboe Germany DL0DMB USS Batfish Submarine Muskogee, OK WW2SUB USS Croaker Submarine Buffalo, NY KD2KEH USAT LT-5 Tugboat/Cargo Transport Oswego, NY W2LGA SS Lane Victory Victory Ship San Pedro, CA W6LV Elettra (Marconi's Traveling Lab) Yacht Pontecchio Marconi, Italy II4ART
This station will be manned by the Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps QUINTE
Their radio room is manned
by licensed cadets from the unit and they are
They are able to operate
on most amateur frequencies/modes,
While operation on any amateur frequency is allowed, most ships will be operate in the General portion of the bands.
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.
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