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Retired USCG Radio OP(ret 1978) "ZUT-847" Using a Yaesu FT-920 to a 20 meter dipole or 5BTV

and  Kenwood 940 to a G5RV extended loop. Additional - One of the very few that has sent a "LIVE SOS"

from a ship at sea, on 500 KHZ the INTERNATIONAL MARITIME DISTRESS AND CALLING FREQUENCY

using the AUTO ALARM and the DISTRESS Message was sent in MORSE CODE. The vessel was the

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter SOUTHWIND/NMBT, WAGB 280. A Coast Guard ICEBREAKER operating at Palmer Station


ANTARCTICA, we ran aground and began TAKING ON WATER. This happened in 1968 in Position 66.77S and 64.05W

Read the story "GROUNDING OF THE SOUTHWIND" by Ralph Breschini

 

1956 to 1960 US AIR FORCE instrument repairman on aircraft. Flight, Navigational, Auto Pilots and Compasses

A lot of FLIGHT LINE experience. My Speciality was the C-97 and "OLD SHAKEY" C-124 Globe Master.

Stationed at Elmendorf AFB, Anchorage Alaska, Very interesting tour. Additional assignments were Lackland AFB TX.

Chanute AFB, ILL. Travis AFB CA. Hickam AFB HI. Larsen AFB WA, Nome AK, Point Barrow AK and Shemya AK.

 

I enjoy weak signal hunting

 

John 3;16

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United States Counties Award#3003
Granted: 2016-07-22 16:12:47   (W8BHJ)

Endorsements:
  • 100 Counties Mixed
Grid Squared Award#3157
Granted: 2015-02-14 20:00:59   (W8BHJ)

Endorsements:
  • 10 Meters Mixed
  • 17 Meters Mixed
World Continents Award#3719
Granted: 2015-02-14 20:00:56   (W8BHJ)

Endorsements:
  • 10 Meters Mixed
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