LIMARC Special Event Station Charles Lindbergh took off in the Spirit of St. Louis. at 7:52 AM on the morning of May 20th, 1927. Departing Roosevelt Field, Garden City, Long Island, New York, he flew non-stop for 33 1/2 hours, arriving at Le Bourget Airport, Paris, France, at 10:22 Paris time. This special event station will honor that flight by remaining on the air for the same 33 1/2 hours, beginning 7:52 AM(1152 UTC) until 5:22 PM (2122 UTC) May 21st.
The special events station will operate under the call sign of the Cradle of Aviation Museum, K2CAM, and will operate in conjunction with the Long Island Mobile Amateur Radio Club.
All QSO’s will be uploaded to Logbook of the World. If you would like to request a QSL card, please send SASE. Foreign station please included $2.oo USD. Send requests to:
Cradle of Aviation Special Event
P.O. Box 392
Levittown, NY 11756