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Notices to Mariners

Notification Of Gps Jamming Exercise: Hebrides Ranges,

August and September 2014
Dates: Between 18 August and 5 September 2014.
Times: 1100 to 1700 GMT.
Location of jammer: Airborne at 3000 ft AMSL within 10 nm of Benbecula.
Frequency: A 24 MHz band centred around 1227.60MHz and 1575.42MHz.
Total Power: Up to 1 kilowatts EIRP.

It is stressed that, as in previous exercises, Safety of Life operations will at all times take precedence over exercise activities.
Ofcom stakeholders should contact InfoGPS.Notices@ofcom.org.uk
Anyone requiring any further information please contact me on 01870 604449.

Please also note that Mon 25 Aug 14 is a Bank Holiday and the Range will not be active.

Lena Macpherson - Range Controller, Hebrides Range
Direct: 01870 604449
Mobile: 07827820263
Email: lmacpherson@QinetiQ.com