Author Topic: 27515 kHz LSB Jamaica Calling Frequency 2353 UTC 25 April 2018  (Read 142 times)

Traveling Wave

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2353 UTC - Hearing activity on 27515 kHz, 142 calling 747 and others, said the band is wide open. Signal is S7 for 142.
« Last Edit: April 25, 2018, 2357 UTC by Traveling Wave »
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Re: 27515 kHz LSB Jamaica Calling Frequency 2353 UTC 25 April 2018
« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2018, 2128 UTC »
Activity on 27.515 LSB is a great indicator of a band opening to the Caribbean.  Ironically enough, there's a Mexican taxi cab company that uses 27515 kHz AM / 27.515 MHz AM for taxi cab dispatching.  Distinctive YL dispatcher with roger beep.  When the band is open to both locations you can hear the taxi lady talking over the "big gun" Jamaican stations on 27515 LSB (and vise-versa). 

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Re: 27515 kHz LSB Jamaica Calling Frequency 2353 UTC 25 April 2018
« Reply #2 on: May 12, 2018, 1601 UTC »
5/12/2018
27515 LSB

1558z Great signal from several stations, some deep fade but great copy. Heard station 112 being called.
« Last Edit: May 12, 2018, 1604 UTC by ION Radio »
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Re: 27515 kHz LSB Jamaica Calling Frequency 2353 UTC 25 April 2018
« Reply #3 on: May 12, 2018, 1610 UTC »
Slightly audible here in Denver at of 1609 AM. 27455 USB with Spanish speakers (I think Mexican accents) more audible however.
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