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Browse 780 acronyms and abbreviations related to Amateur Radio:

QTAShall I cancel telegram (message) Number.... as if it had not been sent?    
QTBDo you agree with my counting of words?    
QTCHow many messages have you to send?    
QTEWhat is my true bearing from you?    
QTFWill you give me the position of my station according to the bearings taken by the direction-finding stations which you control?    
QTGWill you send two dashes of ten seconds each followed by your call sign?    
QTH'QTH', Often utilized 'Q'-signal/location of Fixed/portable,{temporary, FCC-notified}/mobile licensed amateur radio station/equipment/Rig: 'QTH'= location oft/referred as residence, Cottage, temporary QTH, mountaintop, motorcycle, golfcart, Hunting/fishing camp, RV, Marine, Air, Space, temporary, or licensed-location of FCC registered amateur radio 'station':    
QTHI am living in temporary housing.    
QTH?What is your position in latitude and longitude?    
QTIWhat is your true track?    
QTJWhat is your speed?    
QTKWhat is the speed of your aircraft in relation to the surface of the earth?    
QTLWhat is your true heading ( true course with no wind)?    
QTNAt what time did you depart from (place)?    
QTOAre you going to enter dock or port?    
QTO?Have you left dock or port?    
QTQCan you communicate with my station by means of the International Codes of Signals?    
QTRWhat is the correct time?    
QTSI do Not agree with You.    
QTSWill you send your call sign for ... minutes(s) now so that your frequency may be measured?    
QTUWhat are the hours during which your station is open?    
QTVMy wife will kill me if I put herringbone patterns on the television.    
QTVI sent another dollar and still no card.    
QTVAre you watching television?    
QTVThat's my original call.    

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