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Author Topic: BAD HEX TRANSMITTING IN NYC  (Read 85 times)

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Offline TEBBIZ

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BAD HEX TRANSMITTING IN NYC
« on: August 08, 2020, 05:52:28 PM »
Afternoon all...Someone transmitting another bad HEX A44328.

Cheers - Seymour

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Re: BAD HEX TRANSMITTING IN NYC
« Reply #1 on: August 08, 2020, 05:56:24 PM »
Hi Seymour

I'm asking again.

Please give us more clues.  Callsign, speed, altitude.  ADS-B or just Mode-S?
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Re: BAD HEX TRANSMITTING IN NYC
« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2020, 06:33:55 PM »
Is this one of the hex codes that are allocated to US biz jets operators to avoid true identity and tracking on the FR24/ADSB etc ? ? 

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Re: BAD HEX TRANSMITTING IN NYC
« Reply #3 on: August 08, 2020, 06:48:19 PM »
Interesting point Ian.  I know FlightAware had proposed such an arrangement but wasn't aware it had been adopted.

Have you seen this mentioned somehwere?
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Re: BAD HEX TRANSMITTING IN NYC
« Reply #4 on: August 09, 2020, 01:55:04 PM »
A very good point but these aircraft are more than likely spam as they only pop up for a short while and r at a low height...Not heard either of that system being adopted as I believe it is very expensive to set up....

Mike I will only supply these HEX if I have more details in line with you suggestion...Unfortunately these just pop up with a hex and altitude, nothing else....