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Browse 780 acronyms and abbreviations related to Amateur Radio:

QTV?Shall I stand guard for you on the frequency of .... khz (or Mhz)?    
QTXWill you keep your station open for further communication with me until further notice?    
QTZSearch Is Continuing    
QUA [call sign]?Have you news of [call sign]?    
QUBCan you give me in the following order information concerning: the direction in degrees TRUE and speed of the surface wind; visibility; present weather; and amount, type and height of base of cloud above surface elevation at (place of observation)?    
QUCWhat is the number of the last message you received from me?    
QUDHave you received the urgency signal sent by (call sign)?    
QUECan you use telephony in (language), with interpreter if necessary?    
QUFHave you received the distress signal sent by ( call sign)?    
QUGWill you be forced to alight (or land)?    
QUHWill you give me the present barometric pressure at sea level?    
QUIAre your navigation lights working?    
QUJWill you indicate the TRUE track to reach you?    
QUKCan you tell me the condition of the sea observed at ( Place or coordinates)?    
QULCan you tell me the swell observed at ( Place or coordinates)?    
QUMMay I resume normal working?    
QUNMy position, TRUE course, and speed are ....    
QUOPlease search for ....    
QUO1Please search for aircraft    
QUO2Please search for ship    
QUO3Please search for survival craft in the vicinity of .... latitude, .... longitude    
QUPWill you indicate your position?    
QUP1Will you indicate your position by searchlight?    
QUP2Will you indicate your position by black smoke trail?    
QUP3Will you indicate your position by pyrotechnic lights?    

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