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Ham Radio

International Space Station

ISS FM repeater information

Downlink: 437.800 +/- doppler

Uplink: 145.990 (67hz PL Tone)

software-defined radio


Ham Alphabet

Letter Standard International Phonetic Codeword
A alfa
B bravo
C charlie
D delta
E echo
F foxtrot
G golf
H hotel
I india
J juliett
K kilo
L lima
M mike
N november
O oscar
P papa
Q quebec
R romeo
S sierra
T tango
U uniform
V victor
W whiskey
X x-ray
Y yankee
Z zulu

Q signals

Signal Meaning
QRS Send more slowly
QTH My location is
QRL see if a frequency is in use
QSY Change frequency
QSB Your signal is fading
QRM I am being interfered with
QRN I am troubled by static
QRZ Who is calling me
QRX I will call you again

Procedural signals

Signal Meaning
CQ Calling any station
DE From
K Any station please reply

Canada Amateur Bands

Amateur meter band Frequency
75/80 3.5 to 4.0 MHz
160 1.8 to 2.0 MHz
40 7.0 to 7.3 MHz
20 14.000 to 14.350 MHz
15 21.000 to 21.450 MHz
10 28.000 to 29.700 MHz