[amsat-bb] Re: "Mobile" Operation
kelly.lynn.martin at gmail.com
Tue Mar 17 16:28:43 PDT 2009
/M if you're not driving the car but the car is moving (presumably
being driven by someone else). /P if the car is parked. If you are
operating while driving, and are near water, you might unexpectedly
become /MM, and if you're near a cliff, you might briefly get to
The FCC dropped modal suffixes some time ago, and these are no longer
required in FCC-land, although I think there are some residual
situations that /MM and /AM are still required by treaty if not by
regulation, even in FCC-land.
On Tue, Mar 17, 2009 at 6:15 PM, David - KG4ZLB <kg4zlb at googlemail.com> wrote:
> So if you are in your vehicle, operating with a mobile radio installed
> in the vehicle and using an Arrow antenna out of the window, are you /m
> or /p ?
> I say mobile!
> Nigel Gunn G8IFF/W8IFF wrote:
>> That's exactly how I interpret the terminology.
>> Dave Sloan wrote:
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