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- In a radio communication made by a pilot, it means that he or she is transmitting with a suspected receiver failure—the pilot may be able to transmit but cannot receive. The transmission may also be from one station to another in circumstances in which two-way communication cannot be established but it is believed that the called station might be able to receive the transmission.
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