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Radio equipment, including antennas, receivers, two-way radio systems, and more.

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Which FCC license do I need to operate an aviation radio on the ground?

I'm in the process of buying a handheld radio as a backup for when I go flying. According to the owner's manual, I'd need a ground station license to operate it when I'm not actually in an airplane, ...
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Is it normal for airport to transmit unmodulated carrier on its ATIS frequency for extended periods of time?

So I'm around 4 km away from the City-Airport Mannheim (EDFM/MHG). Various websites tell me that its ATIS frequency is 136.550 MHz. When I tune to 136.550 with my VHF AM receiver, I can see a strong ...
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What types of antennas are used in a Piper Seneca PA34-200?

What types of antenna are used in the Piper Seneca PA34-200 and where are they are located? The manual is not giving the specific answer to the question. Also, what is the frequency range of the ...
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What is the cause of blips on a VHF receiver?

A VHF receiver of aviation band tuned at 120 MHz receives unwanted blips like “tik tik” after every two seconds. Its located at airport. What could be the cause?
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What is mean of “operating parameters”?

What is the meaning of "operating parameters" in the following sentence: Interpret and articulate through critical analysis the operation of the aircraft Radio Altimeter system and the function of ...