Illegal fishery buoys on 28 MHz

28000 - 28500 kHz - Many illegal emissions from driftnetbuoys in the Adriatic Sea. You can hear a rising tone and an ident in CW, most consisting of one or two letters. The driftnetbuoys are cheap products from Far East.

28.1065

DN

12.01.2009

18:27

170°

DK2OM

 

28.1264

DU

12.01.2009

18:29

170-220°

DK2OM

 

28.1414

DU

12.01.2009

18:26

170°

DK2OM

 

28.1514

DU

12.01.2009

18:30

160°

DK2OM

 

28.1616

DU

12.01.2009

18:31

170°

DK2OM

 

28.1715

DU

12.01.2009

18:33

170°

DK2OM

every 1´40"

28.1816

DZ

10.01.2009

16:17

160°

DJ7KG

 

28.2114

K

12.01.2009

18:31

170°

DK2OM

 

28.2564

DU

12.01.2009

18:28

170°

DK2OM

every 2´27"

28.2815

DU

12.01.2009

18:30

130-170°

DK2OM

every 1´55"

28.3015

DU

12.01.2009

18:28

170°

DK2OM

 

 

Sonogram
Driftnetbuoy sonagram with Gram50 –  ident: AH – screenshot: DK2OM

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drifnet

The upper part of a driftnet buoy – photo: DJ9KR

 

driftnetbuoys-centralamerica

Driftnetbuoys in Central America – photo: DH8WR
Location: Isla del Coco (Cocos Island)  -  Pacific Ocean - south west of Costarica

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