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    Default CAP Off The Coast of RI

    There is a Combat Air Patrol (CAP) off the coast of RI. Fighter c/s is NOVA-11 and the support tanker is NICE-25. Freq 260.900 with Huntress. Time 12:03 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by N1RGR View Post
    There is a Combat Air Patrol (CAP) off the coast of RI. Fighter c/s is NOVA-11 and the support tanker is NICE-25. Freq 260.900 with Huntress. Time 12:03 PM.
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    Thanks Bill! That's what I was thinking. Just got a call on 121.50 fighter trying to contact a aircraft entering the restricted area.
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    Diamond DJ130 discone,8 element 800MHz yagi and (2) 100' long wires for SWL.

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    After a couple of stern warnings it sounds like the fighter caught up with the aircraft and turned it away 121.5.
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    Antennas: Diamond D777 120/300 MHz air/milair band,Diamond 2M 5/8 wave,
    Diamond DJ130 discone,8 element 800MHz yagi and (2) 100' long wires for SWL.

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    Sounds like the CAP has been terminated. Fighters RTB Barnes.
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    Antennas: Diamond D777 120/300 MHz air/milair band,Diamond 2M 5/8 wave,
    Diamond DJ130 discone,8 element 800MHz yagi and (2) 100' long wires for SWL.

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