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Author Topic: UNID Portuguese Language 6930 kHz LSB 0000+ UTC 24 April 2017  (Read 410 times)

Offline R4002

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6.930 MHz LSB 6930 kHz LSB fishing fleets pescadores peskies 6930 LSB

These guys have been chatting for hours and hours.  It's now 0430 UTC and I first noticed them around 0000 UTC.  Portuguese, likely fishing fleets with stations talking over each other and single operators talking nonstop for 5-10 minutes at once.  Even though the band is mostly quiet (but still full of static crashes, etc) and the Spanish-speaking nets on 6900 kHz LSB and 6905 kHz LSB are long gone...even 6925 kHz LSB is quiet...this frequency remains very busy.

U.S. East Coast, various HF/VHF/UHF radios/scanners/receivers