Monday, November 20, 2017

Monumental Concrete Repeater on 452.7250

The Monumental Concrete DC DMR repeater on 452.7250 is using the same parameters (Color Code 1, Slot 1, Group 14) as the company's Arlington DMR repeater on 463.3375. The repeaters are probably linked using MOTOTRBO IP Site Connect or similar.

The Wharf Update

Here's an update for The Wharf:

461.8625 [         ] Security (DMR - Color Code 5, Slot 1, Group 1)
462.5000 [         ] Security (DMR - Color Code 5, Slot 1, Group 1)
463.4500 [         ] Security (DMR - Color Code 5, Slot 1, Group 1)
461.8625 [         ] Parking (DMR - Color Code 5, Slot 2, Group 5)
462.5000 [         ] Parking (DMR - Color Code 5, Slot 2, Group 5)
463.4500 [         ] Parking (DMR - Color Code 5, Slot 2, Group 5)
464.5000 [         ] Housekeeping (SP Marine Management) (DMR - Color Code 4, Group 11)
463.5875 [         ] (DMR - Color Code 15, Slot 1, Group 8)
464.0125 [         ] (DMR - Color Code 1, Group 3) (S)
461.3875 [         ] Canopy by Hilton/Hyatt House (DMR - Color Code 6, Slot 1, Group 101)
461.3875 [         ] Canopy by Hilton/Hyatt House (DMR - Color Code 6, Slot 2, Group 102)
451.3625 [ d073] The Anthem - Techs? (S)
452.1875 [ d071] The Anthem - "hold doors" "wristband" (S)
452.8875 [ d754] The Brighton (S)
461.0625 [  67.0] Del Mar

The 461.8625, 462.5000, and 463.4500 frequencies are linked, probably using MOTOTRBO IP Site Connect or similar.

Museum of the Bible Finds

Here's what was found for the Museum of the Bible, which opened Friday:

461.5375 [         ] Facilities (DMR - Color Code 14, Slot 1, Group 101)
462.0125 [         ] Guest Services (DMR - Color Code 14, Slot 1, Group 103)
462.0125 [         ] Housekeeping (DMR - Color Code 14, Slot 2, Group 104)
463.4875 [         ] IT (DMR - Color Code 14, Slot 1, Group 105)
463.4875 [         ] Security (DMR - Color Code 14, Slot 2, Group 106, Enhanced Privacy)
463.4875 [         ] Security Alternate (DMR - Color Code 14, Slot 1, Group 110, Enhanced Privacy)

American Switches to Encrypted Cap+ at DCA

American Airlines has switched to a two-site Capacity Plus system at Reagan National Airport. All groups appear to use Enhanced Privacy. Many of American's other systems around the country are also using encryption.

Friday, November 17, 2017

Weekend Events

  • The Museum of the Bible opens Friday. The museum is licensed for four UHF DMR repeaters, and may have been monitored on one using Enhanced Privacy.
  • The Wizards play Friday at 7:00 at Capital One Arena.
  • Georgetown plays Saturday at noon at Capital One Arena.
  • The Capitals play Saturday at 7:30 at Capital One Arena.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Vornado Properties

Vornado manages several properties in the Washington area. DMR repeaters are used at many of the property sites. Here's a list of all the found frequencies:

461.7250 [ ] Central Business District - Engineering (DMR - Color Code 1, Slot 1, Group 3) (R)
461.7250 [ ] Central Business District (DMR - Color Code 1, Slot 1, Group 5) (R)
462.0750 [ ] Central Business District - Engineering (DMR - Color Code 1, Slot 1, Group 3) (R)
462.0750 [ ] Central Business District (DMR - Color Code 1, Slot 1, Group 5) (R)
461.0500 [ ] Courthouse Plaza I (DMR - Color Code 1, Slot 2, Group 6) (R)
451.3500 [ ] Skyline (DMR - Color Code 1, Slot 1, Group 7) (R)
451.3500 [ ] Skyline - Engineering (DMR - Color Code 1, Slot 2, Group 8) (R)
464.0000 [ ] Democracy Plaza (DMR - Color Code 1, Slot 1, Group 9) (R)
462.1000 [ ] Fairfax Square (DMR - Color Code 1, Slot 1, Group 11) (R)
463.7750 [ ] Commerce Executive (DMR - Color Code 1, Slot 1, Group 13) (R)
461.9750 [ ] Crystal City - Maintenance (DMR - Color Code 4, Slot 1, Group 1080) (R)
461.9750 [ ] Crystal City - Security (DMR - Color Code 4, Slot 2, Group 1081) (R)
464.2250 [ ] Crystal City - Maintenance (DMR - Color Code 4, Slot 1, Group 1080) (R)
464.2250 [ ] Crystal City - Security (DMR - Color Code 4, Slot 2, Group 1081) (R)

The two Central Business District and two Crystal City frequencies are linked, probably using MOTOTRBO IP Site Connect.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Three Skyline Place FCC App

Three Skyline Place, an office building located at 5201 Leesburg Pike in Falls Church, has an application pending before the FCC for DMR repeaters on 462.1500 and 464.1375, and DMR simplex on 451.3125, 451.4125, 462.2875, 462.3375, and 452.1625.