Saturday, October 18, 2014

Army Ten-Miler Finds

Here's what was monitored at last Sunday's Army Ten-Miler:

JNCR Trunked System Talkgroups:
401 Security
404 "tripod taking pictures" "awards stage" "handing out hats"
412 "Enforcer" "AOC" "VIP escorts"
413 "awards ceremony"
415 line numbers
485 "water point"
681 "Charlie 1"
900 Medical

Arlington County Trunked System Talkgroups:
39 radio check with Pentagon Police
43 South Division
44 North Division
45 Transportation
46 Transportation?

DC Trunked System Talkgroups:
2160 Division 1
2176 Division 2

STARS Talkgroup:

166.7250 [127.3]

King George Medic Uses Stafford P25 System

Today, I monitored a King George medic calling the Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center on talkgroup 4775 on the Stafford P25 system. The medic's unit number was 3368006. Interestingly, the unit was in the clear. (When Stafford EMS units communicate with Mary Washington and Stafford Hospitals, they are encrypted.)

Wings & Wheels Festival

Here's what I found at the Wings & Wheels Festival, which was today at Stafford Regional Airport:

129.5250 [ CSQ] Air Boss
399.4250 [ CSQ] Civil Air Patrol

Stafford Trunked System Talkgroups:
4707 Emergency Management 1 (Sheriff)
4709 Emergency Management 3 (Fire)

Friday, October 17, 2014

Weekend Events

  • Maryland plays Saturday at noon at Byrd Stadium.
  • The Capitals play Satuday at 7 PM at Verizon Center.
  • DC United plays Saturday at 7 PM at RFK Stadium.
  • The Redskins play Sunday at 1 PM at FedEx Field.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

More New DC P25 Talkgroups

A couple of new DC Project 25 talkgroups found on Sunday:
  • 709
  • 2207 - Mentioned "main gate."
Talkgroup 2205 was also active; this was previously seen in September.

Joint National Capital Region System Changes

Several of the system IDs and site numbers for the Joint National Capital Region trunked system have changed recently.

Verizon Ashburn FCC App

Verizon, located at 22001 Loudoun County Parkway in Ashburn, has an application pending before the FCC. The app calls for DMR and analog repeaters on 453.0125, 461.1750, and 464.2500, and DMR and analog simplex on 456.8375, 466.6750, 466.7500, 468.2625, and 468.6250.