Hundred fifth edition of the N&O column / Spooks newsletter

(Date: Sun, 09 Apr 2006 21:29:15 +0200)

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Morse stations

MX

Cluster beacons

Channel markers

See also Newsletter 106.

M13

Mark sent us two transcripts of the M13 transmissions on 1 and 3 March.

He writes:

"Recovered new freq for M13 "474" at 2330z of 6383 kHz. The following is a copy of "474" message."

474 (R5) BT 258 19 BT
55018 40416 42102 12868 59771
63026 09166 57574 31568 17108
11203 22294 63428 49769 52643
59268 17759 30982 08288 BT
474 (R1) BT 258 19 BT
55018 40416 42102 12868 59771
63026 09166 57574 31568 17108
11203 22294 63428 49769 52643
59268 17759 30982 08288 BT
0 0 0

On 3 March Mike copied M13 on 8183 kHz at 2245 UTC as follows:

757 (R5) BT 283 21 BT
58870 00341 58921 40341 23063
06197 05775 18957 57389 04890
26709 19721 16243 46956 09472
01382 40161 46260 12890 54922
20574 BT
757
(R1) BT 283 21 BT
58870 00341 58921 40341 23063
06197 05775 18957 57389 04890
26709 19721 16243 46956 09472
01382 40161 46260 12890 54922
20574 BT
0 0 0

M18

M18 is back on 4073 kHz.

See also Newsletter 106.

M21

The Russian Air Defense stations were on 3259.5, 3289, 3314, 4391, 5569, 5873, 6425.5 kHz. All with id "0". And on 6321.5, 7994 kHz with id "9".

They sent the usual strings:

= 992326??0?????
= 992327??0?????
= 992220??T?????
= 99?1626?9?????

See also Newsletter 106.

M22

4XZ sent its daily CW messages on 2680//4331//6379 kHz, except on 10-3 when 6379 kHz was switched off.

See also Newsletter 106.

M31

The French military were once very active with CW stations. Only a few survived.

See also Newsletter 106.

M41

Heard by Fritz on 4959 kHz with "vvv vvv QJ9M QJ9M QJ9M wzd 7221..." followed by messages.

See also Newsletter 106.

M50

I haven't seen this one for a while. Thanks for the tip, Fritz.

7722 kHz 10-3 1510 UTC 587 R4 642 642 50 50 = = 5FGs rptd

M51

The French military were active on the following freqs. Still with the old tapes. We have also included its sister FAV22. All messages consist of 100 5LGs. Sample: "NR 42M 29 23:39:31 1984 = (followed by 100 5LGs)"

Frequencies: 3824, 4024, 4832, 6825, 6835, 6852, 6955, 8105 kHz

See also Newsletter 106.

M76

Several nice M76 catches from Fritz. All logged on 3280 kHz.

12-3 1750 UTC i.p. .... de J2F9 QTC 519 29 = 26310 ...= 518 29 = 40545... = 517 29 = 40545...QSA 1 QRM
 
13-3 1750 UTC 5SNC de SJRP QTC ??1 17 = 26310 15114 90080
30163 .... QSA 0/1 QRM
 
17-3 0500 UTC MAKW de R5TÜ; qtc 531 24 = 26310 ....
529 9 = 40545 ....
528 9 = 40545 ....
525 103 = .... ??
 
19-3 1750 UTC 5DY3 de 6MNO QTC 544 29 = 26310 ...
= 541 36 = 40545 ...
= 540 39 = 40545 ...
= 539 31 = 40545 ...
= 538 38 = 40545 ...
= 535 27 = 40545 ...
= 534 41 = 40545 ...
= ??? 103= 40545 ... QSA0/1
............
Became very faint, hope QRAs are correct, stopped copying here.

M89

The Chinese military stations were not often reported in the past few months. But, it is different this month. I received a logs of 7 different stations on 23 frequencies.

V CP17 CP17 CP17 DE L9CC L9CC on 7030, 7036, 7064, 7082 kHz
V B7TZ B7TZ B7TZ DE 8PNX 8PNX on 3846, 4928, 7153, 8038, 8047 kHz
V T3AP T3AP T3AP DE QF3K QF3K on 3399, 5643, 5727, 8321 kHz
V GKVZ GKVZ GKVZ DE Q7NW Q7NW on 3298, 4670, 5278, 6667, 6995 kHz
V 9UQW 9UQW 9UQW DE 5ZBD 5ZBD on 7416 kHz
V RXP7 RXP7 RXP7 DE CZT2 CZT2 on 8727, 10864, 11083 kHz
V 7NPE 7NPE 7NPE DE QV5B QV5B on 4227 kHz

Sample message. Copied by Igor:

rxp7 rxp7 rxp7 de czt2 czt2 v (rptd many times)
vv id id ga id nr t35 14tt = lxtb / 1415 / ly474 / sk ar
agn id nr t35 14tt = lxtb / 1415 / ly474 / sk ar
<pause>
id id nr t36 14tt = lxtb / 1415 / ly476 / sk ar
agn
id nr t36 14tt = lxtb / 1415 / ly476 / sk ar
<pause>
id id nr t37 14tt = lxtb / 1415 / ly473 / sk ar
agn
id nr t37 14tt = lxtb / 1415 / ly473 / sk ar
<pause>
id nr t38 14tt = lxtb / 1415 / ly472 / sk ar
agn
id nr t38 14tt = lxtb / 1415 / ly472 / sk ar
rxp7 rxp7 rxp7 de czt2 czt2 v
(endless string)

Pseudo M89 station NYZ was active on its usual freqs 4860 and 6840 kHz with VVV Q2M de NYZ.


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