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by manosspan
Sun May 17, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic
Replies: 21
Views: 12142

Re: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic

Hello again.

I was wondering if I can use the same cable that i have for my TV antenna to connect the new
discone antenna or a monopole?
by manosspan
Mon Apr 06, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic
Replies: 21
Views: 12142

Re: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic

Username wrote:
Fri Apr 03, 2020 9:50 am
I cant rember everything.
Oh dont get me wrong, I said it as a joke :)

Thank you for the recommendation. I will try to find a local seller
by manosspan
Thu Apr 02, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic
Replies: 21
Views: 12142

Re: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic

Greece. You asked me again, 10 posts above :)
by manosspan
Thu Apr 02, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic
Replies: 21
Views: 12142

Re: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic

Just received my dongle!! Supper Happy. Do you think a DIY discone is better than a ready to go.(off the store)
Prices for store antennas start from 100euros and up. If I build one is it going to be better and/or cheaper?

Thank you
by manosspan
Fri Feb 21, 2020 7:17 am
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic
Replies: 21
Views: 12142

Re: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic

Oh ok, I didn't know they where illegall
by manosspan
Thu Feb 20, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic
Replies: 21
Views: 12142

Re: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic

Username wrote:
Wed Feb 19, 2020 1:05 pm
;) I mean for the Airband. With your Radio Amateur one you can only Transmitt on Radio Amateur stuff.
You need one for Air and Shipp to listen (in a Gray area).
You are correct, but I have seen many live streams of Airbands on the internet... :lol:
by manosspan
Wed Feb 19, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic
Replies: 21
Views: 12142

Re: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic

Since you are from Europe we dont have no "NOAH weather channel". The only option is if you life near an Airport the Broadcast the local Information. Please note I guess in Greece its illegal to receive anything beside of FM Radio, Amateur Radio and PMR446. The Airband is only if you have an Certif...
by manosspan
Wed Feb 19, 2020 9:44 am
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic
Replies: 21
Views: 12142

Re: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic

Greece Europe
by manosspan
Tue Feb 18, 2020 3:16 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic
Replies: 21
Views: 12142

Re: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic

My main problem is that can't bring the aircom cable inside the house because the pipe that I bring cables from outside, inside the home, is almost full. a)Can use aircom for 5 meters and then sat cable, or it is not recommended? (Edit I just saw the rtlsdr answer) b)House has no lightning protectio...
by manosspan
Sun Feb 16, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic
Replies: 21
Views: 12142

Re: Beginner-Want to listen air traffic

Thank you for this quick reply. I just bought the usb from Aliexpress c) My roof where I plan to install the antenna is 20meteres away.Is that too far ? Shouldn't be an issue as long as you have high quality coax cable, and/or an LNA. reply:Can I also use I high quality antenna/sat cable. Aircom is ...