Helitak Thread

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Helitak Thread

Post by numloxx » Thu Jan 01, 2009 4:15 pm

Hi all,

Just wondering if we can have a sticky thread dedicated to only the Helitak choppers.
There are some people in the group that have a great interested in these movements.

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Post by WPXZBP » Thu Jan 01, 2009 4:28 pm

Done!

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Re: Helitak Thread

Post by BFB LT1 » Thu Jan 01, 2009 5:14 pm

Good idea i have the heliattacks programmed into my scanner and when they are out it is very bussy and interesting to listen too.
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Re: Helitak Thread

Post by numloxx » Thu Jan 01, 2009 5:22 pm

Can to post the frequencies?
I only have 129.00mhz as their airband channel.

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Re: Helitak Thread

Post by BFB LT1 » Thu Jan 01, 2009 5:32 pm

Iv got 78.3250Mhz and 80.825Mhz high and low band. when they are operational i get alot of transmision through these freq of all helliattacks and fixed wing bombers
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Re: Helitak Thread

Post by WPXZBP » Thu Jan 01, 2009 5:34 pm

At the moment they're still on the VHF mid band frequencies. Predominantly channel 23 although I have heard they were on 16 recently when two were at one incident and two at another.

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Re: Helitak Thread

Post by BFB LT1 » Thu Jan 01, 2009 5:40 pm

yeh thats what i think the freq i have is ch 23 because i can hear them letting 6IP know there changing from ch 25 to 23 once @ fire ground then i can still here them talking 2 one another and ground controll on these freq i have programed in.
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Re: Helitak Thread

Post by Antt » Thu Jan 01, 2009 7:23 pm

was watching them work the other day at lesmurdie falls, was awesome watching them swoop through the valley sirens blaring doing there work. Fire king whilst impressive didnt seem to have the same flair i thought either way good to watch
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Re: Helitak Thread

Post by BFB LT1 » Fri Jan 02, 2009 5:42 pm

one helitak required for Zig Zag fire 1830
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Re: Helitak Thread

Post by Always RX » Fri Jan 02, 2009 5:50 pm

Helitak Air to Air Comms - 123.65MHz

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Re: Helitak Thread

Post by numloxx » Sun Jan 04, 2009 1:04 pm

Hi all,

Currently tracking: Firebird 767, 611, 610 and 668 above a fire down south east of Jandakot Airport.
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Also flying around are 2 media choppers. TVG and BPB

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Re: Helitak Thread

Post by munchkin1981 » Sun Jan 04, 2009 1:42 pm

yeah they flying over opur hse for the fire
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Re: Helitak Thread

Post by BFB LT1 » Sun Jan 04, 2009 2:58 pm

heliatak 670 and 671 ask to depart brookdale fire and head north to a bush fire in wattle grove welshpool is there and want air attacks, 2.4 (Malaga has been sent i think) and lts
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Re: Helitak Thread

Post by Ausrob » Sun Jan 04, 2009 3:43 pm

767 just flew over Armadale heading towards I'm assuming the Wattle Grove fire
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Re: Helitak Thread

Post by BFB LT1 » Sun Jan 04, 2009 5:42 pm

heliataks have been stood down from wattle grove fire 1840
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