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Author Topic: UNID 6968.40 kHz USB 2130 UTC 23 Feb 2017  (Read 1628 times)

Offline Traveling Wave

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UNID 6968.40 kHz USB 2130 UTC 23 Feb 2017
« on: February 23, 2017, 2219 UTC »
2130-2135 UTC - Heard two english speaking stations  making contact with call signs AAR4FF (male )  and AAR4KJ (female) .  Difficult to pull them out of the static, signal was S5 in WNY. Data transmissions did occur.
2200 UTC - The AAR4KJ identified again but difficult to understand, sounded like official signoff.
Any idea who it could be.  ???
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Re: UNID 6968.40 kHz USB 2130 UTC 23 Feb 2017
« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2017, 0130 UTC »
Those callsigns are Region 4 Army MARS (military auxiliary radio service).
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Military_Auxiliary_Radio_System
« Last Edit: February 24, 2017, 0131 UTC by refmo »
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Re: UNID 6968.40 kHz USB 2130 UTC 23 Feb 2017
« Reply #2 on: February 24, 2017, 1540 UTC »
Thanks ! :)
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Re: UNID 6968.40 kHz USB 2130 UTC 23 Feb 2017
« Reply #3 on: February 24, 2017, 1640 UTC »
They often use 110A as the datamode, there are decoders out there freely available if your google fu is good enough. Also, sometimes the message is offline encrypted but not always.
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