January Blog Update: No MilCom Recap, New Air-to-Air Frequencies, Moody AFB Update

As I posted on social media a few days ago, I won't be doing a January MilCom Recap or Mode-S log. I've been busy with work, was down with the sinuses, and have also been busy trying to get ready for a vacation trip next week. In the meantime, there are some updates to pass … Continue reading January Blog Update: No MilCom Recap, New Air-to-Air Frequencies, Moody AFB Update

MCAS Beaufort F/A-18 and F-35 Squadron Frequency Changes

Brunswick - The USMC MAG-31 F/A-18 squadrons and the F-35B FRS squadron at MCAS Beaufort have recently undergone a number of air-to-air and Base frequency changes, leading to an update of my Milair page, but I thought I would also make those changes a blog post as well. A basic overview is that VMFA-115 has … Continue reading MCAS Beaufort F/A-18 and F-35 Squadron Frequency Changes

Savannah, GA to Clarkesville, GA Road Trip Scanning Report; 5/6 March 2018

Clarkesville, GA - On Monday and Tuesday I had to make a trip up to Clarkesville, GA for work; it's an almost five-hour drive from Savannah, so it was good to have the radios in the car to keep me company on the way up. My route of travel was I-16 westbound from Savannah to … Continue reading Savannah, GA to Clarkesville, GA Road Trip Scanning Report; 5/6 March 2018

177th Fighter Wing F-16s at the Savannah Air Dominance Center

Savannah - Over the weekend, F-16Cs from the 177th Fighter Wing, New Jersey ANG arrived at the Air Dominance Center (ADC) at the Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport. In a pleasant surprise, I heard six of them arrive around lunchtime on Sunday as a flight of four and a flight of two. DECOY 47 (C-17A, 02-1107, … Continue reading 177th Fighter Wing F-16s at the Savannah Air Dominance Center

Coastal Georgia Military Monitoring Recap; February 2018

I didn't have a lot of radio time in February, so February's logs aren't as robust as January's were. Sentry Savannah continued out of the Savannah Air Dominance Center with the 43rd FS, 2nd FTS, VFA-103, 125th FW, and 159th FW. The MAG-31 MDTC at MCAS Beaufort also wrapped up in February.   Hunter AAF … Continue reading Coastal Georgia Military Monitoring Recap; February 2018

Coastal Georgia Mode-S Log; February 2018

Mode-S hits from Military, Government, and Public Safety related aircraft as well as various other aircraft that catch my attention from attended monitoring of my RadarBox in Savannah and RadarBox Micro in Brunswick, GA.   83AEFC - C-12U, 84-24378, C/2-228 AVN (RPR668) A1AFC7 - Bell 407GX, N208AM, Air Methods (N208AM on box, LIFESTAR 1 on … Continue reading Coastal Georgia Mode-S Log; February 2018

Military Monitoring Recap; December 2012

Hunter AAF 124.975 - Tower 279.575 - Tower 285.425 - Tower 121.800 - Ground 291.675 - Ground 126.200 - Base Ops 309.000 - PMSV 38.375 - 3-17 Cav air-to-air 68.950 - 4-3 AVN air-to-air 77.725 - 224 MI Bn "SUNNY Ops" 345.000 - USCG AirSta Savannah Ops 150.300 - CG 113, USCG AirSta Savannah Ops … Continue reading Military Monitoring Recap; December 2012