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Remembering The Edmund Fitzgerald Special Event

November 4 @ 2:00 pm - November 6 @ 6:00 pm

W0F Edmund Fitzgerald Special Event

The Stillwater Amateur Radio Association (SARA) is ready to kick off its 18th consecutive annual special event station honoring the sinking of the SS Edmund Fitzgerald — one of the most famous Great Lakes shipwrecks. The Edmund Fitzgerald sank in 30-foot tall waves on November 10, 1975. Its final resting place is 17 miles off Whitefish Point, Michigan.

Members of the Stillwater Amateur Radio Association will activate the Split Rock Lighthouse State Park (ARLHS USA 783, POTA K-2524/K-8095).

Operating Dates & Times

  • Friday, 11/4: 2:00 – 4:30 pm Central Time (1900 – 2130 UTC)
  • Saturday, 11/5: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm (1500 – 2130 UTC)
  • Sunday, 11/6: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm (1500 – 2300 UTC)

Operating frequencies

3.860, 7.260, 14.255, 21.360 MHz (Tune +/- 20 kHz if QRM. — SSB is the standard mode)

QSL Information

Like in past years, the W0F special event station will only fulfill QSL requests via e-mail. Requests must be sent to: [email protected] and include standard QSL info: Callsign, Date, Time (UTC), Band/Frequency, Mode, and Report (RST).

Details

Start:
November 4 @ 2:00 pm
End:
November 6 @ 6:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Stillwater Amateur Radio Association
Email:
w0oxb.sara@gmail.com
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Venue

Split Rock Lighthouse State Park
3713 Split Rock Lighthouse Rd
Two Harbors, MN 55616 United States
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