• Effective immediately we will be deleting, without notice, any negative threads or posts that deal with the use of encryption and streaming of scanner audio.

    We've noticed a huge increase in rants and negative posts that revolve around agencies going to encryption due to the broadcasting of scanner audio on the internet. It's now worn out and continues to be the same recycled rants. These rants hijack the threads and derail the conversation. They no longer have a place anywhere on this forum other than in the designated threads in the Rants forum in the Tavern.

    If you violate these guidelines your post will be deleted without notice and an infraction will be issued. We are not against discussion of this issue. You just need to do it in the right place. For example:
    https://forums.radioreference.com/rants/224104-official-thread-live-audio-feeds-scanners-wait-encryption.html

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    Yaesu FT-60R and the military airband

    I suppose I'm going through that HT phase that new hams tend to go through at one point or another and have several of the Chinese radios, but now I'm looking at getting my first radio from the Big Three, namely the Yaesu FT-60R. I have one question concerning this radio. Is it possible to...
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    callsign id: RUBY RED

    I heard RUBY RED on 11.175 earlier today with a phone patch through Andrews AFB. At 2:00 p.m. Central I heard the same callsign pass an EAM on 311.000. I don't see RUBY RED on any of the callsign lists I have. Can anyone ID?
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    Combat Air Patrol (CAP) Superbowl 45 BLUE17

    17:00 Hours Dallas time Sunday 6 Feb 2011 Copied a Combat Air Patrol (CAP) Aircraft over DFW heading to Tanker to refuel had visual w/Tanker Freq BLUE 17 Freq: Nation-Wide CAP freq 282.800
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