Monday, 27 April 2020

50 MHz signals from India

When switching off my radio gear yesterday evening I was suprised to find a part of an FT-8 qso from India (QTH loc. JQ05) on my screen !

These were certainly the most distant 50 MHz ham radio signals I ever received:


QSO between VN4VUP and 8U8MBJ on the FT-8 screen.

What kind of propagation must this have been ? Multihop sporadic-E ?


2 comments:

  1. I suspect it was a bad decode Ron.

    I looked at the PSKREPORTER website and the RX/TX list for the last 24 hours (09:20 UTC Sunday to 09:00 UTC Monday) only shows you as the only station reporting that call.

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  2. Ok John, thanks for your update. Yes it must have been an error in the digital universum. 73, Ron

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