Friday, January 05, 2018

Milcom Field Report - Ron in Maryland: 4 Jan 2018

((Times UTC, Freqs KHz))

1. Logs are from  KiwiSDR in Athens Greece

11360.0  1313Z  Korsar (Russian Military Transport Aviation (VTA) HQs, Moscow) USB w/78797 (IL-76MD--not heard) reporting 3 hrs into flt w/42 tons fuel & "ops normal".
06685.0  1414Z  Korsar USB w/78797 reporting 4 hrs into flt w/32 tons fuel & "ops normal".

2. Logs from KiwiSDR in Florida & Oregon

07527.0  1425Z  LNT (USCG Communications Command (COMMCOM) CAMSLANT Chesapeake, VA) USB/ALE w/718 (USCG HC-130H7 #1718 CGAS Clearwater FL). In voice 718 requests CommCon contact District 8 (New Orleans LA) requesting CommCon clarify an issue concerning Mexico.

07527.0  1500Z  Z13 (USCG Sector Key West Key West, FL) USB/ALE w/N02 (USCG HC-144A #2302 CGAS Miami FL). In voice Z13 QSl's for unheard msg from N02.

11494.0  2003Z  TSC (Technical Service Center and COTHEN Remote Transmitter, Orlando, FL) USB/ALE w/K78 (USCG MH-65D #6578 CGAS Barbers Point HI). Then they exchange encrypted data msgs. At 2043Z TSC advises K78 he is very weak & if he has the current key to rescan on COTHEN then try again. After rescan TSC advises they will try PVT-3 (spelled) followed by encrypted data signal.

11175.0  2052Z  Baseline (HF-GCS) USB w/Lancelot (TACAMO/ABNCP) in pp w/Sink Line (RF Coordinator) requesting RF16 in stn Ash Cake. Advises he will be going from Ash Cake to stn Gas Mask & will terminate there. Sink Line advises that Lancelot has &c in stn Sand Blade & to sync on the Orderwire. PP terminated.

11494.0  2122Z  LNT USB/ALE w/N06 (USCG HC-144B #2306 ATC Mobile AL). N06 reports "ops normal".

ALE Logs from KiwiSDRs in:

1. Mass, Florida & Oregon Freq: 7527.0 USB, 10242.0 USB 11494.0 USB 12222.0 USB

718 (USCG HC-130H7 #1718 CGAS Clearwater FL) calling D08 (USCG District 8, New Orleans LA)
CSK--USCG COMMSTA Kodiak, AK remotely controlled by COMMCOM, Chesapeake, VA) calling J04 (USCG MH-60T #6004 CGAS Kodiak AK)
D41--CBP P-3B  "Slick" #N741SK/BuNo 152741, Jacksonville AMB, FL
D46--P-3 AEW&C #N146CS/BuNo 154605, Jacksonville AMB, FL. D46 calling D03 (CBP BOMBARDIER Q400 #N803MR)
D69CBP--CBP P-3B “Slick” #N769SK/BuNo 152729, Jacksonville AMB, FL
FSH--USCGC WPB 87327 Pelican NFSH Abbeville, LA
GDF--USCGC WHEC 724 Munro NGDF Kodiak, AK
HKW--USCGC WMEC 619 Confidence NHKW Cape Canaveral, FL
K12--USCG MH-65D #6512 CGAS North Bend OR
K21--USCG MH-65D #6521 CGAS Port Angeles WA
K54--USCG MH-65D #6554 CGAS Corpus Christi TX
LNT--USCG Communications Command (COMMCOM) CAMSLANT Chesapeake, VA) calling 13X (USCG HC-144A #2313 CGAS Corpus Christi)
N06--USCG HC-144B #2306 ATC Mobile AL) calling 08Z (unid)
N11--USCG HC-144A #2311 CGAS Miami FL) calling 07Z (unid)
R23328--UH-60A #79-23328 C/Coy 1/140th Avn WA ArNG
R26086 (Alabama ArNG UH-60A #88-26086) calling R24452 (Alabama ArNG UH-60A #85-24452)
RIS (unid) calling TSC (Technical Service Center and COTHEN Remote Transmitter, Orlando, FL)
T92--CBP HAWKER B300 #N192F
T93--CBP PILATUS PC-12/45 #N593PC
TSC--Calling K28 (USCG MH-65D #6528 CGAS Barbers Point HI). TSC calling K78 (USCG MH-65D #6578 CGAS Barbers Point HI) TSC calling K30 (USCG MH-65D #6530 unlocated), TSC calling K99 (USCG MH-65D # 6599, unlocated)
Z13--USCG Sector Key West Key West, FL) calling N02 (USCG HC-144A #2302 CGAS Miami FL)
Z18--USCG Sector Houston-Galveston Galveston, TX) calling K81 (USCG MH-65D #6581 CGAS Houston TX)
Z39--USCG Group North Bend North Bend, OR) calling K12.

Ron (
Utility Monitoring from Maryland, USA (390747N 763711W  Grid FM19qd)