[amsat-bb] Re: ITU Phonetics - Kilo
Gary "Joe" Mayfield
gary_mayfield at hotmail.com
Sun Apr 10 19:58:01 PDT 2011
My call starts Kilo Kilo Zero --- It never gets logged correctly, it always
gets logged as Kilo Zero. Kilowatt Kilowatt Zero gets logged right almost
every-time. I have come to accept it.
Sierra works about 60 % -- Sugar works around 95 % I have learned to use
From: amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On
Behalf Of Clint Bradford
Sent: Sunday, April 10, 2011 11:20 AM
To: AMSAT BB
Subject: [amsat-bb] ITU Phonetics - Kilo
>> ... The use of Kilowatt as a phonetic is a pet peeve ...
Not an ITU-approved term. "K" is "kilo."
SOURCE: ARRL Handy Ops Guide's ITU Phonetics:
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