Sunday, July 20, 2014

Caroline County FCC App

Caroline County (VA) has an application pending before the FCC for a five-frequency 700 MHz trunked system. According to the emission designators, the system should be Project 25 Phase II. The six-site system will replace Caroline's current VHF repeaters, and allow for interoperability with Hanover, King William, and Spotsylvania.

Cushman & Wakefield FCC License

Cushman & Wakefield, a commercial real estate broker, was recently licensed for frequencies at two sites:
  • 4660 Kenmore Ave., Alexandria: DMR repeater on 463.3125
  • 2440 N St. NW, DC: DMR repeater on 463.3500

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Brookside Gardens FCC App

Brookside Gardens, located in Wheaton, has an application pending before the FCC. The app calls for a DMR repeater on 462.0125.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Rappahannock River Joint Operation

Fauquier, Culpeper, Stafford, and Spotsylvania are working a joint operation on the Rappahannock River. Spotsylvania Sheriff Incident (talkgroup 02-027), Stafford Sheriff Coordination (talkgroup 4505), Fauquier Fire 11F (talkgroup 25264), and Culpeper Fire 12F (talkgroup 43344) are all patched together.

On the Stafford Coordination talkgroup, some unit numbers have come up. 321xxxx units may have been from Culpeper. A 411xxxx unit appeared to be Spotsylvania Boat 5.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

City of Laurel Using NXDN

The City of Laurel is using NXDN on 453.1500. The frequency is apparently part of a trunked system, according to the license.

Basic Contracting Services FCC License

Basic Contracting Services, which provides security for federal buildings, was recently licensed for repeaters on 461.4625, 463.2625, and 463.9500 at three locations in DC: 1201 Constitution Ave. NW,  301 7th St. SW, and 330 Independence Ave. SW.

Blake Real Estate FCC App

Blake Real Estate, which owns several buildings in DC, has an application pending before the FCC. The app calls for an analog and DMR repeater at each of these locations:
  • 1425 K St. NW: 452.3375
  • 1025 Connecticut Ave. NW: 464.2750
  • 1150 Connecticut Ave. NW: 461.6125
  • 1730 Rhode Island Ave. NW: 463.8750
Additionally, analog and DMR simplex is requested on 451.8750, 461.2750, 461.4750, 463.5250, and 464.4000. These frequencies are requested with a 32 kilometer radius of operations around 1425 K St. NW.