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The USS Turner Joy (Charter Member of the Tonkin Gulf Yacht Club) Amateur Radio Club, NS7DD

Discussion in 'Contests, DXpeditions and Special Events' started by AE7DX, Oct 18, 2021.

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  1. AE7DX

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    The USS Turner Joy (Charter Member of the Tonkin Gulf Yacht Club) Amateur Radio Club, NS7DD
    The USS Turner Joy ARC will be operating Veteran's Day 2021.

    Times: 0001z 11/11/21 to 0600z 11/12/21.

    We will be operating SSB, CW, FT8, DMR.


    USS TURNER JOY (DD-951) - SHIP CONSTRUCTION & SPECS
    Class: Forrest Sherman Destroyer
    Built at: Puget Sound Bridge & Dredging Company, Seattle, Washington
    Keel laid: September 30, 1957
    Launched: May 5, 1958
    Commissioned: August 3, 1959
    Length: 418.3 feet (127.5 meters)
    Beam: 45.3 feet (13.8 meters)
    Draft: 22 feet (6.7 meters)
    Displacement: 2,800 tons; approx. 4,000 tons full load
    Propulsion system: four-1200 lb. boilers; two steam turbines; two shafts
    Propellers: two
    Speed: 32+ knots
    Armament: Three 5-inch/54 caliber guns and two Mark 32 torpedo launchers that carry 6 Mark 46 torpedoes each.
    Aircraft: none
    Crew: 17 officers, 275 enlisted
    Decommissioned: November 22, 1982
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Turner_Joy
     

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