James C. 'JC' McCormick
Winter Springs, FL
QCWA # 34395
First licensed in 1977 as WD4LXM (Novice) then KB4OMC, KI4VTL to the present with some periods of inactivity along the way. A special thanks to: Greg, N4PLR (Elmer) for the encouragement, Tom, KD4WOV (Elmer), for considerable guidance & support,Mike, KG4VYX, for the help. My oldest son and grandson are also licensed amateurs.
Currently using an IC-756PROIII, or FT-101ZD, The portable station is an IC-7000 using a BuddiStick tuning 40m through 10m. For HF mobile I use an IC-706MKIIG into an Outbacker Perth and a Kenwood TH-F6A for mobile/portable VHF/UHF. I recenty added an Icom ID800H and enjoy an occasional D-Star contact. Modest operations by any standard, thank you for listening closely.
I retired from Trans World Airlines several years ago and more recently retired from The Boeing Company and United Launch Alliance - Delta program. The picture above was taken a few hours prior to launch - a Delta II mission launched in October 2007.
QSL via LoTW, eQSL, QRZ logbook, or direct.
Thanks for stopping by, hope to see you on the air again soon.
73 NT4K JC
Member: ARRL, Lake Monroe Amateur Radio Society, QCWA (34395), SKCC (9911), 10-10 International (74763), ARLHS (1558), ARRL ad W5YI V.E.
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Favorite quotes: (or. I wish I said that!)
. If stupidity got us into this mess then why can't it get us out? Will Rogers (1879 - 1935)
. All men make mistakes, those of us who are married will find out about them sooner. Richard Bernard (Red) Skelton (1913 - 1997)
. Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women. Ronald Wilson Reagan (1911 - 2004)
May 19, 2015