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Thread: British Airways secret flights?

  1. #11
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tony15 View Post
    Why do BA and Air Nostrum appear to be the only airlines using M-LAT and not DBS ?
    Presumably you mean SBS and not DBS
    SBS is not a mode, anyway. It's a 'receive-only' piece of hardware/software

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  2. #12
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    The Sage is correct, aircraft are not fitted with an SBS, they are fitted with a transponder. An SBS is a piece of equipment a person on the ground can use to receive and decode the signals sent out from the aircraft's transponder.

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