[aprssig] Location-based Callsign on -IS?

Tom Hayward esarfl at gmail.com
Thu Aug 6 20:15:52 EDT 2015

On Thu, Aug 6, 2015 at 2:36 PM, David Andrzejewski via aprssig
<aprssig at tapr.org> wrote:
> So, as is recommended on http://aprs.org/fix14439.html, I have changed the
> callsign of my home digi from my callsign (KD8TWG-1) to the digi's location
> (PPRPKE, for Pepper Pike).  This is effective on the air.  However, it's
> also an RX/TX igate, and it's logging into -IS using KD8TWG-1 still.  Is it
> legal with the APRS-IS to use a location-based callsign? I would think not.

There are no laws on APRS-IS. Anything is legal. I have my digis log
in with their tactical callsign.


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