Tuesday, January 17, 2017

VSP Inauguration FCC App

The Virginia State Police has an application pending before the FCC for numerous 700 MHz and 164 MHz frequencies for use in DC for the inauguration. These frequencies will be used in a Digital Vehicular Repeater System (DVRS) configuration.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Weekend Events

  • The Caps play Friday at 7:00 and Sunday at 12:30 at Verizon Center.
  • Georgetown plays Saturday at noon at Verizon Center.
  • The Wizards play Saturday at 8:00 at Verizon Center.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Article About BearCom Inauguration System

This article from RadioResource discusses the temporary trunked system that BearCom is deploying for the inauguration. The article confirms that the system will use MOTOTRBO Linked Capacity Plus technology, and that the network will link to an existing Connect Plus system for wide-area users, such as transport services.

New DSD+ "Fast Lane" Released

DSD+ "Fast Lane" 2.32 was released today. (Fast Lane releases are like betas; the current "public release" of DSD+ is 1.101 and was released on Christmas Day 2015.) This beta doesn't really introduce new features, but fixes some critical bugs.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Christ Church FCC App

Christ Church, located in Alexandria, has an application pending before the FCC for a DMR/analog repeater on 464.0875.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

VSP Requests Frequency for Inauguration

The Virginia State Police has requested a frequency for use in DC for the inauguration. 155.1075 will be used in a mobiles-only configuration with P25 Phase I voice.