What does SKY WAVE stand for?
What does SKY WAVE mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: SKY WAVE.
We've found a total of 2 definitions for SKY WAVE:
RADIO FREQUENCY SIGNAL PROPAGATING TO 'SKY' generally in HF bands in contrast to UHF SIGNALS PROPAGATING IN 'LINE OF SIGHT' CONFIGURATION:
Radio Frequency Emanation Radiating into space instead of propogating along surface of the earth: Subject to 'skip' and 'ducting'.
What does SKY WAVE mean?
- sky wave(noun)
- a radio wave that is reflected back to earth by the ionosphere or a communications satellite; permits transmission around the curve of the earth's surface