radio blackout

radio blackout

[′rād·ē·ō ′blak‚au̇t]
(communications)
A fadeout that may last several hours or more at a particular frequency. Also known as blackout.
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Shortly before 8pm, radio stations across German-occupied Europe began "the greatest radio blackout Europe has ever experienced".
Type Local time (start) Grade Geomagnetic disturbances 2013-10-09 06:00 G1 Geomagnetic disturbances 2013-10-09 18:00 G1 Radio blackout 2013-10-24 09:26 R2 Radio blackout 2013-10-25 16:59 R3 Radio blackout 2013-10-25 23:58 R3 Radio blackout 2013-10-28 10:58 R2 Radio blackout 2013-10-28 11:02 R3 Radio blackout 2013-10-28 13:41 R2 Radio blackout 2013-10-30 06:48 R2 Radio blackout 2013-10-30 06:50 R3 Type Local time (end) Max.
[5.] Hodara, H., "The use of magnetic fields in the elimination of the re-entry radio blackout, " Proceedings of the IRE, Vol.
FELIPE MASSA has slammed the new radio blackout as dangerous and warned of a drivers' revolt ahead of Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix.
The X1.7-class flare, caught on a NASA Solar Dynamics Observatory camera, caused an hour-long high frequency radio blackout, and was followed by two stronger X2.8-class and X3.2 flares the following day.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association, which is the United States government's official source for space weather forecasts and alerts, categorized the radio blackout associated with this flare as an R3, on a scale from R1 to R5.
They enter royalties talks after radio blackout threat MUSICIANS yesterday met BBC chiefs and Performing Rights Society (PRS) officials to try and resolve a dispute over royalty payments.
So a radio blackout could, in effect, mean Chandrayaan- 1 could lose its orbit altogether.
Pilot, Nude Black Glass, Radio Blackout and others are at The Lucky Dog Music Hall, 89 Green St., Worcester, tomorrow.
Initial applications focus on vessel boarding search and seizure communications to pass biometric data back to the ship, as well as ship communications during "radio blackout" situations.
Jake Dodds, Renfrew, said: 'It's time these two played behind closed doors with a TV and radio blackout until they learn how to behave.