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2.182 international distress and calling frequency USB

Posted: 27 Oct 2018, 00:42
by yagiman
{bnghd} does anyone know why for the last two nights the international distress and calling frequency has been dead for the last two nights ? :oops: {bnghd} :thumbdown:

Re: 2.182 international distress and calling frequency USB

Posted: 28 Oct 2018, 14:24
by MW0SWA
perhaps no one has been in distress?

Re: 2.182 international distress and calling frequency USB

Posted: 28 Oct 2018, 15:34
by pete_uk
Is there still traffic on there? Interesting.

Re: 2.182 international distress and calling frequency USB

Posted: 29 Oct 2018, 11:03
by Welshmonitor1
Heard traffic on 2182 about 3 weeks ago, not seen any info to say that the freq has been discontinued for Distress etc.

Re: 2.182 international distress and calling frequency USB

Posted: 10 Nov 2018, 13:49
by yagiman
I used to hear Ostende radio every night strange why I don’t hear anything anymore Allthough I usually get about plus 10 dB of static QRM on a night tho

Re: 2.182 international distress and calling frequency USB

Posted: 14 Nov 2018, 11:41
by pete_uk
I was under the impression, rightly or wrongly, that 2182 was no longer actively monitored.

I read it on the internet, so it must be true?

Re: 2.182 international distress and calling frequency USB

Posted: 07 Jul 2019, 01:30
by yagiman
Pete good evening to your'e good self no thank god it is not true one night when UK rescue was dead I left 2.182 and heard lots of foreign stations like Ostende radio I was over the moon went wild even
Last autumn It will of been because HF short wave propogation is never has good in the autumn slash winter months.