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Listen To Atc?

Sun Aug 12, 2001 11:34 pm

Hey everyone!

Just wanted to know one thing . . .
How do you listen to ATC?
Do you have to buy a radio or something else?

Thanks for all the replies!

DC-10 Levo

ATC = Air Traffic Control?
 
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RE: Listen To Atc?

Mon Aug 13, 2001 3:14 am

Yes you would most likely need to buy a scanner.
 
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RE: Listen To Atc?

Tue Aug 14, 2001 2:40 am

You need a scanner. Try to get it as fast as possible, it's great to listen to ATC (Air Traffic Control) Smile/happy/getting dizzy.

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RE: Listen To Atc?

Wed Aug 15, 2001 2:40 am

Radio Shack sells an assortment of scanners from about $80 to $250 depending on what you want to listen to and how many features you want.

I have a Pro-83 which allows me to listen to Air, Police, Fire, Marine, Military (some), Ham (some), Weather, and a few TV stations. I do not have an 800 MHz band. I have 200-channel program capability.

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RE: Listen To Atc?

Wed Aug 15, 2001 4:32 am

You must have the internet? Use realplayer, and live ATC broadcasted over the internet.
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benoit9999
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RE: Listen To Atc?

Thu Aug 16, 2001 4:48 am

Where do you get ATC on the net???
 
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RE: Listen To Atc?

Thu Aug 16, 2001 6:57 am

 
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RE: Listen To Atc?

Wed Aug 29, 2001 7:23 am

Here are a few ATC links (quite a few actually):

http://home.soneraplaza.nl/mw/prive/mdn/atc.html

Hope this helps!

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RE: Listen To Atc?

Wed Aug 29, 2001 8:02 am

Try this nice site ..........

http://www.hortonaviation.com
 
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RE: Listen To Atc?

Wed Aug 29, 2001 9:45 pm

Be carefull though. In some (many?) countries scanners are prohibited (mainly because they can be used to listen in on police and emergency services).
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RE: Listen To Atc?

Thu Aug 30, 2001 1:46 am

I was listening to JFK TRACON last night.

"Aeroflot 377 Teavy Declarsing zan emerginci"
"Aeroflot 377 what is it?"
"We are out tuv vuel on za south ramp"
"Aeroflot 377 get the hell off the approach frequency"

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