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Matthew Whitmore

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Matthew Whitmore


I have been observing for about three weeks and everything has worked fine with no issues but in the past couple of days I can't hear any of the controllers talking, only the pilots. Any ideas would be appreciated!


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Stuart Duncan

Hello Matthew.

More info needed.

Are you observing in Euroscope, or are you observing in a flight sim using a pilot client?  If the latter, which sim/client, and where are you parked and which controllers are you trying to listen to?

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Matthew Whitmore

Hi Stuart, thanks for your reply.

I am observing on euroscope at heathrow tower (although it is the same on all frequency's). I can hear traffic fine, it is just the controllers I can't hear.


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Stuart Duncan

When you connect to observe, try typing:

.vis EGLL

followed by enter to see if that resolves your issue.


Your issue does sound slightly familiar - have a look through these forums to see if there's an answer.


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