MUSEUM SHIPS WEEKEND 2014
See you next year - 2015
2014 CERTIFICATE INFORMATION
You must work at least 15 different participating ships
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
We will post more information on certificates later. In the meantime, please read the following 2 articles which should help explain some problems that arise when checking your logs.
MSW FAQ UTC Time
To get your certificate, send a copy of your log for the 15 ships and $4.00 to the following address by Sept 30, 2014. (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.
Margaret Burgess KB2BRR
150 Schooner Ave
Barnegat, NJ 08005
NEW: We will post a spreadsheet listing the ships with their call signs so you can use it to sort the ships by callsign to make it easier to find. This was suggested by several operators so we are going to try it out. It will be posted on Friday June 6, 2014 just before the start of the event.
2014 Top Operators
To be announced later
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.
You can now download an excel spreadsheet with all ships listed by 1) callsign 2) ship name 3) type of ship
Click here to downolad the file: Ship-2014.xls or pdf files: Callsign Name Type
SHIPS PARTICIPATING FOR 2014 -
(updated 06 Jun 2014)
** 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 Midway Aircraft Carrier San Diego, CA NI6IW USS Hornet Aircraft Carrier Alameda Point, CA NB6GC **USS Intrepid Aircraft Carrier New York, NY WA3KEY/2 USS Yorktown Aircraft Carrier Charleston, SC WA4USN USS Lexington Aircraft Carrier Corpus Christi, TX W5LEX Zeppelin Airship Museum Airship Museum Tonder, Denmark OZ0MF ST-695 Angels Gate Army Tugboat San Pedro, CA K6AA USS New Jersey Battleship Camden, New Jersey NJ2BB USS Wisconsin Battleship Norfolk, Virginia N4WIS USS Missouri Battleship Pearl Harbor, HI KH6BB USS Texas Battleship Houston, Texas NA5DV USS Iowa Battleship San Pedro, CA NI6BB USS North Carolina Battleship Wilmington, NC NI4BK USS Massachusetts Battleship Fall River, MA N1EPL USS Alabama Battleship Mobile, AL W4BPR SS Col. James M Schoonmaker Bulk Carrier Toledo, OH KC8JMS Ex MV Dresden Cargo Ship Rostock, Germany DL0MCM 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 Indianapolis CA-35 Memorial Cruiser Indianapolis, IN WW2IND USS Littlerock Cruiser Buffalo, New York W2PE Aurora Cruiser St. Petersburg, Russia RF1A USS Olympia Cruiser Philadelphia, PA WA3BAT HMS Belfast Cruiser London, UK GB70DDAY USS Cassin Young Destroyer Boston, MA WW2DD USS Orleck Destroyer Lake Charles, LA W5BII FGS Moelders Destroyer Wilhelmshaven/Germany DL0MFX USS Laffey Destroyer Charleston, SC NT4HI USS Turner Joy Destroyer Bremerton, WA NS7DD USS Joseph P Kennedy, Jr Destroyer Fall River, MA NB1CR USS Kidd Destroyer Baton Rouge, La W5KID HMCS Haida Destroyer Hamilton, Ontario VE3RCN **USS The Sullivans Destroyer Buffalo, NY N2HTL USS Stewart Destroyer Escort Galveston, TX KK5W USS Slater Destroyer Escort Albany, NY WW2DEM USS Oklahoma Mast Memorial Fire Control Mast Memorial Muskogee, OK WW2OK MV Cap San Diego Freighter Hamburg,Germany DL0MFH 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 USCGC Mackinaw Icebreaker Mackinaw, MI W8AGB Kraisin Icebreaker St. Petersburg, Russia R1LK SS Sankt Erik Icebreaker Stockholm, Sweden 8SØHRA **SS Valley Camp Lake Freighter Sault St. Marie, MI K8V SS Grandcamp Memorial (June 7 only) French Liberty Ship Texas City, TX AC0TX SS High Flyer Memorial (June 8 only) Liberty Ship Texas City, TX AC0TX SS John W Brown Liberty Ship Baltimore, MD W3TFR SS Jeremiah O'Brien Liberty Ship San Francisco, CA K6JOB LS Ambrose Lightship East River, NYC, NY W2AQ LV Elbe l Lightvessel Cuxhaven Germany DL0CUX LS Nantucket (Sat, June 7 only) Lightship East Boston, MA W1NLS LST-393 LST Muskegon, MI N8LST USS LST-325 LST Evansville, IN WW2LST USS Lucid MInesweeper Stockton, CA N6MSO MS Atlantis Minesweeper Dresden, Germany DK0MHD National Museum of Pacific War Naval Museum Fredericksburg, TX N5P **NSS Savannah Nuclear Merchant Vessel Baltimore, MD K3SAV Mannheim Paddle Steamer Mannheim, Germany DK0LU SS Hohentwiel Paddle Steamer Bodensee, Austria OE6XMF/9 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 Niederoesterreich Patrol Boat Danube/Vienna, Austria OE1JJB/3 SS City of Milwaukee Railroad Car Ferry Manistee, MI KS8B **John T. Essberger (Jun 8 only) Rescue Cruiser Speyer, Germany DK0SP MV “Hans Beimler” Rocket Corvette-Tarantul class Peenemuende, Germany DL0MFN Star of India (separate contact) Sailing Ship San Diego, CA NS6OI Tall Ship Elissa Sailing Barque Galveston Island, TX N5E U-5075 Seehund Submarine Quincy, MA. WW2MAN SS Ticonderoga Steamboat Shelburne, VT W1T USS Batfish Submarine Muskogee, OK WW2SUB USS Cod Submarine Cleveland, OH W8COD USS Dolphin (separate contact) Submarine San Diego, CA NS6OI USS Cobia Submarine Manitowoc, Wisconsin NB9QV Novosibirskij komsomolec (B-396) Submarine 641-B Moscow, Russia RU3AWK USS Pampanito Submarine San Francisco, CA NJ6VT USS Nautilus Submarine Groton, CT N1S USS Blueback Submarine Portland, OR W7SUB USS Cavalla Submarine Galveston, TX KK5W U9 (Jun 7 only) Submarine Speyer, Germany DK0SP USS Clamagore Submarine Charleston, SC NJ4DU HMCS Onondaga Submarine Pointe-au-Père, Quebec VA2GNQ **USS Razorback Submarine N.Little Rock AR W0OOG **B-440 Submarine Vytegra, Vologda, Russia RK3SWB/1 U-995 Submarine Laboe Germany DL0DMB USS Silversides Submarine Muskegon, MI N8SUB S-61 Delfin Submarine Torrevieja Spain EG5SUB Nazario Sauro Submarine Genoa, Italy II1NS USS Ling Submarine Hackensack, NJ W2GLQ K24 (U-461) Submarine Peenemuende, Germany DM3G U3 Submarine Malmo, Sweden SD7SUB USS Drum Submarine Mobile, Alabama W4BPR HMUb Nordkaparen Submarine Gothenburg, Sweden SL8SUB HMCS Ojibwa Submarine Port Burwell, Ontario VA3ZFQ USS Albacore Submarine Portsmouth, NH NM1JY **Tanker Olterra Tanker Naval Tech. Museo of La Spezia II1IBFL Frederic Mistral Tugboat Vienna, Austria OE100FM SS American Victory Victory Ship Tampa, Florida W4AVM Red Oak Victory Victory Ship Richmond, CA K6YVM SS Lane Victory Victory Ship San Pedro, CA W6LV Elettra (Marconi's Traveling Lab) Yacht Pontecchio Marconi, Italy IY4EY
|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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