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WA2KBZ, b. 1944, grew up in NJ; following in father's footsteps (W5EWF;first Army MARS station and code champ)became Novice in 1959, now Extra Class & FCC 1st Class phone (w/Radar/WJML eng'r). Recently retired after 27 years at Motorola, was Sr. systems engineer & Chief HF-SSB Consultant; traveled world with MICOM/Triton SSB products - like a 12 year world-wide DX-pedition. Have operated from Turkey as TA1KS, w/15 kw HF RIG on a mountain near Ankara, as 2 day gov't requested Ham Radio demo,before it was legal generally, and again on my DX'peditions last 5 years to Turkey as TA0/WA2KBZ (& will again this summer; Turkey is a great place to visit & hams there are both helpful and friendly; Google ANARAD, TRAC and TCSWAT clubs). The above photo is top of Buyukada (Prince's Island) near Istanbul (NO IOTA) on my first operation, at a Greek Orth Monastery/w/cafe; Istanbul is over my right shoulder, about 30 miles to NW. Turkey has many great historical sights and wonderful food. My apt. is lower down, 165 Ft. above sea; this site is about 2000 and great for DX!

Have also operated in Newfoundland, across Canada, on ships(was emergency operator on an Italian liner in an Agean Sea storm - real Sparks was hurt), Jamaica, Aruba and held JY9KS (w/ help from Wayne Green of 73). Operate 160M (WAS) to 450 Mc. My greatest QSO's were with Dad after a long seperation, Chatam Is - 45 minute 40 CW QRP, moon bounce to Sweden w/90 ft dish on 432. My hobbies: Wireless at sea & antique radio, Astronomy, play folk music, sailing, fishing, target shooting, Scouting (25 years). Am USAF vet, Chief Warrant Officer-4 (US Army SC (Ret)& CAP Major. Owned a lightning protection / grounding company(Viking Commnication Svc's, now retired from last position as Sr. RF Eng'r w/Alamosa PCS (Sprint Affiliate)in Jeff City, MO [QSL to 3601 Schott Rd. Jeff City 65101]. Credit Ham radio for radio career.

 

QSL to home qth, ALSO PLEASE Eqsl PLUS LOTW (i USE BOTH). REAL HARD COPY qsl ALSO WELCOME. 

Rev: WA2KBZ - Sun Feb18, 2007 @ 2306 CST

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QRZ Logbook Summary for - WA2KBZ
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dedateband mode grid Country op
N0AC 2016-03-20 80m CW EN31er United States WILLIAM H HENDRICK
KU1CW 2016-03-20 80m CW EM28ox United States ALEX A TKATCH
F6HKA 2016-03-20 40m CW JN05ot France Bertrand "Bert" Banlier
EF3A 2016-03-20 40m CW Spain EF3A EF3A
VY2ZM 2016-03-20 40m CW FN86sl Canada Jeffrey T. Briggs
KP3Z 2016-03-20 40m CW FK68xj Puerto Rico PUERTO RICO CONTEST CLUB
W5EWF 2016-02-28 160m SSB EM38wm United States Captain John H Schulte W5EWF Signal Corps Memorial Club
N0VHN 2016-02-27 160m SSB EM48dh United States JAY B GALLAGHER
W0QQ 2016-02-27 160m SSB EM28mx United States CHARLES H NEELAND III
KK4RDI 2015-12-21 80m PSK31 EM90ED38 United States Jerry L Leon
AD4WX 2015-12-20 80m JT65 EM55wp United States David A Wipert
DL2OCE 2015-12-17 40m JT65 JO41xw Germany Harald Rohnstock
KL7QW 2015-12-17 40M JT65 EM38QF14 United States David E Meye
EA8CZI 2015-12-17 40m JT65 IL18ul Canary Islands Jesús Pérez
N7IY 2015-12-17 20M JT65 CN84kb United States PETER J MC CLOSKY, Mr.

Book Totals: 2948 qso's   434 confirmed Get a free logbook at QRZ.COM

Grid Squared Award#10794
Granted: 2016-02-29 07:10:02   (WA2KBZ)

Endorsements:
  • Mixed Phone
World Continents Award#12083
Granted: 2016-02-28 17:56:14   (WA2KBZ)

Endorsements:
  • Mixed CW
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