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Author Topic: Number station 6280 AM>USB 1659 utc 23 Jan 2020  (Read 367 times)

Online Ray Lalleu

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Number station 6280 AM>USB 1659 utc 23 Jan 2020
« on: January 23, 2020, 1704 UTC »
on 6280.0
1659 music in AM
1700 numbers in AM then in USB : Three three zero Obit(?) zero zero  (many times)
1703 said 'out', OFF
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Re: Number station 6280 AM>USB 1659 utc 23 Jan 2020
« Reply #1 on: January 26, 2020, 0010 UTC »
This is the numbers station with the ENIGMA ID of E11, also known as the "Oblique" station.

There is no music associated with this station, and the station is not in AM.  So the AM and music before the USB numbers started were probably a different AM station on frequency that ended about the time this started.  If the carrier was still present when the USB numbers started you would have heard the numbers in apparent AM.  6280 is a frequently used pirate frequency and both Chinese CNR1 and the Sound of Hope also use the frequency..

This was a fairly normal null transmission.  The format should have been something like this:

"THREE THREE ZERO Oblique ZERO ZERO"

This would repeat over and over for a bit over 3 minutes.

Then the station would end abruptly with "OUT" about 3 minutes after the start.

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