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How to receive and decode ADS-B and ACARS GPS signals from aircraft with RTL-SDR

How to receive and decode ADS-B and ACARS GPS signals from aircraft with RTL-SDR

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The dramatic and mysterious crash of the Boeing 777′s Malaysia Airlines MH370, reminds us how radio systems and here geolocation and GPS tracking airplanes systems, are essential services, until that it can not be disabled or putting off as easily… Surprisingly, radio technologies used for geolocation and tracking of aircraft are quite classic and easy to listen/decode, still nowadays. From a radio point of view with A SDR receiver, it has never been so […]

6 avril 2014
HackRF Open Source SDR raises $100 000 in 12 hours!

HackRF Open Source SDR raises $100 000 in 12 hours!

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Since may 2013, when the first HackRF in beta were distributed for free, hundreds of Jawbreakers have been distributed to developers and beta testers and tested for Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB), Bluetooth, spectre analysis, detection wireless microphones and more. Today HackRF enter the contest on Kickstarter and raises $ 100 000 in less than 12 hours! And there are still 34 days before deadline for subscription… This gonna to be Huge! Original […]

1 août 2013
Display « On air » statut in real time online

Display « On air » statut in real time online

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Today, it become easy to display where and when we are « on air » and to display it in real time such as on your QRZ.com page, twitter or on your own blog, like here:

8 mai 2013
Follow TX5K Clipperton Island DXpedition 2013 in realtime !

Follow TX5K Clipperton Island DXpedition 2013 in realtime !

Clipperton Dxpedition island 2013

From 2 to 10 March 2013 the famous DX activation Clipperton Island DXpedition, with callsign TX5K will be live and on air ! Clipperton Island or « Île de la Passion », is a French island located 12 000 kms of France in the Pacific Ocean. The team has set up a website dedicated to real-time monitoring of the DXpedition TX5K and available at http://www.dxa2.org/ The site give the last QSO and ongoing, the […]

5 mars 2013
How to track Hurricane Irene Live in New York?

How to track Hurricane Irene Live in New York?

Severals kind of services are available online to track Hurricane Irene, which is the first of the 2011 hurricane season in the Atlantic. For the first time also, the City of New York had to be ordered a mandatory evacuation of the city for 370 000 people. In the East Coast of the United States, nearly 1 million people have had to be evacuated. Hurricane Irene has a diameter of about 820 […]

28 août 2011