Wednesday, April 16, 2014

ROYALS (KATE AND WILL) ARRIVE IN SYDNEY

Hello and welcome back.... This afternoon i tracked Royals Kate & Will (and baby George) from NZ to Sydney Australia.

I used Flighttracker on the Ipad and Radio Scanner for aircraft.

FLIGHT CALL SIGN - Aussie312 (RAAF Aircraft) ASY 312

SYDNEY FREQUENCIES - Approach = 128.300
                                                Director = 126.100
                                                Also Polair 22

                                    There was 2 aircraft in NZ - this is the second plane ASY31. 

Royals Leaving NZ (Below)


Heading towards Sydney

Turing 360 deg Right for lineup to fly past Sydney Harbour Bridge then land.


Landed, exit stage right.


WELCOME TO SYDNEY KATE AND WILL (And baby George)




Thursday, April 10, 2014

SYDNEY ROYAL EASTER SHOW

Hello and welcome back.... The 2014 Sydney Royal Easter Show started today. Located at Homebush NSW, this area is covered by a analogue trunking system that is very low power (5w) It has a range of about 5km. That said, there is other 2-way radios that are used by Royal Agricultural Society of NSW and SOPA (Sydney Olympic Park Authority) to monitor.
Enjoy







FREQUENCIES

SHOW RADIO
107.900mhz

ROYAL AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY OF NSW
463.500 - Food
463.775 - Cleaning & Maintenance
464.425 - General
465.375 - General
466.650 - Security (c)  (Lots of foreign language)
471.2875 - General
472.400 - General (Data carrier) (c)
487.000 - General (Data carrier) (c)
505.1125 - General
506.5375 - General
507.125 - General
507.500 - General
507.9875 - General (Data carrier) (c)

SOPA
462.750 - Rangers (Data carrier) (c)
464.350 (Data carrier) (c)
471.800 (Data carrier) (c)
487.275
488.875
494.1875


STADIUM MANAGEMENT
 450.350

SYDNEY SUPERDOME
486.075
486.7125
487.075
487.700
503.750 - Riedel Communications



ANZ STADIUM - ANALOGUE TRUNKING NETWORK
System ID - 5114
Connect tone - 105.88

865.0375
865.3125
866.0375
866.3125
867.0375
867.3125
868.0375
868.3125
869.0375
869.3125
869.6875
865.6875c
866.6875c
867.6875c
868.6875c

RED C = CONTROL CHS

TALK GROUP ID'S

57360 = Showground Security (Eastershow only) -sec1
57392 = Precinct Security (Eastershow only) - sec2
57424 = Showground Seating
57456 = Showground Groundskeepers?
57488 = homebush opps (ANZ Stadium)?
57552 = homebush opps
57584 = Showground Events
57616 = ANZ Stadium?
57648 = homebush opps
57680 = homebush opps
57712 = Arena chit-chat
57744 = Radio Techs
57840 = Stadium Control
57872 = Events Control/ TV Broadcast Liaison
57936 = Ticketing
58000 = Stadium Tours/Security on Event Days (channel 1C)
58016 = Bar Staff
58032 = Events Control (Channel 1A)
58064 = Assets (Channel 1B)
58096 = Marshalls - Gates East  (Channel 1D)
58128 = Marshalls - North & South Gates (Channel 1E)
58160 = Marshalls - West Gates (Channel 1F)
58192 = Stadium - Video Screen & PA (Channel 1G)
58196 = Stadium Screen Control
58224 = Medical Control (Channel 1H)
58256 = Event Security (Channel 2A)
58288 = Bar Staff/Sodexho Catering (Stadium Ch 2B / Sodexho Ch 1)
58352 = Stadium Seating
58384 = Event Sales/Merchandise
58416 = Ticketing
58448 = Sodexho Retail Shop Outlets (Sodexho Ch 2)
58480 = Sodexho Function Rooms (Sodexho Ch 3)
58512 = Sodexho HR, IT & Food supplies (Sodexho Ch 4)
58520 = homebush opps
58608 = Marshalls - Gates
58736 =  Stadium - VIP co-ordination
58768 = Sodexho Bars & Winery
58800 =  Sodexho - Food & Drink Distribution
58832 = Sodexho Retail Shop Outlets (Sodexho Ch 5)
58864 = Event Catering
58896 = Event Catering
58992 = Event Catering
58960 = homebush opps



ST JOHN AMBULANCE
79.5125
411.400
412.100
450.850
465.9875
470.150
470.400 (c)
472.925
507.0125
852.8125
928.8125

MASTER COMMUNICATIONS 2-WAY RENTALS
503.050
503.350
503.650
503.950
504.250
504.550
505.5125
506.1125
506.775
507.2875
507.8625

SOUNDDEC EARWIG RADIO
61.200
62.700

NOVATEL IBIS HOTEL
 472.075
 148.7125 (Pagers?)


LINKS


http://www.eastershow.com.au/index.aspx  
 


Thanks to Radioreference.com for some of the information.

(c) = confirmed



MALAYSIAN 370 SEARCH - SHORTWAVE LISTENING

Hello and welcome back.... Do you have a Shortwave Radio and a good antenna set up?
You could listen to the search for the missing Malaysian Aircraft .. Flight370.
The search includes over 20 aircraft and ships looking across 2,000kms of sea west of Perth... Remember being Shortwave, the signal can travel around the world if the conditions are right.

The main frequency is 5680khz upper sideband.



Sunday, April 6, 2014

2 F/A 18A/B HORNETS AT RICHMOND RAAF

Hello and Welcome back.... Just a quick update -

*** UPDATE**
Two F/A-18A/B Hornets will again be doing training at Richmond on April 7,8 and 9 from 7.30pm to 10pm
The Hornets from RAAF Base Williamtown, near Newcastle, will conduct circuit training including ‘touch-and-go’ landings.


READ MORE - http://scanradionsw.blogspot.com.au/2014/02/raaf-hornets-conducting-night-training.html 


Wednesday, March 26, 2014

1700FT TOWER CLIMB (To Change a Light Globe)

Hello and welcome back..... Something I have always wanted, a huge tower with all my antennas on it..... But, what happens when the little light on the top goes 'bink'? .
You wont get me climbing up there, but these guys do.
Stunning Video, make sure you go HD and fullscreen :)


STAIRWAY TO SAFETY   (Thanks to Todd Horning for the video)



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