[aprssig] Legality of APRS Tactical Callsign Use long after anEvent is Over

Tapio Sokura oh2kku at iki.fi
Mon May 2 07:58:54 EDT 2005

Ian wrote:
> I use a tactical callsign for several events. Just put your real callsign in
> the status message and set the message transmit interval to 1/1. No problemo

Another way to ID oneself is to send one's position as an object. So 
packets are always sent using the real callsign, but the name displayed 
on an APRS screen can be whatever is allowed in object names. Of course 
this requires support from the software or hardware in the tracker.


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