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Screen of KG-ACARS
Database-manager for easy
This software allows displaying text messages
and flight data
including its position, registration, weather conditions, flight level, images and
much more on your PC
screen by receiving ACARS signals using up
to 2 wide-band receivers for full-time dual-channel
device is needed as the signals are processed in the sound-device of
your PC, and a connection requires only a commonly available audio cable
between PC¡Çs audio input and a receiver¡Çs earphone plug. Easy-to-use DBM (database
manager) tool enables the update of flights,
equipment info, name of airports and more.
have air-band receiver(s) capable of receiving
130MHz range in AM ? Being interested
in aviation and spotting ? Then just tune
to one of your local ACARS frequencies.
If it receives data-signals, all you need
is a PC, simple monoral 3.5mm audio-cable
and 10 minutes of time to start enjoying the
wonderful world of ACARS decoding !
ACARS frequencies in MHz:
Primary Channel worldwide
/ 130.025 / 130.425 / 130.450 / 131.125
/ 131.475 / 136.700 / 136.750 / 136.800
/ 136.850 for USA & Canada
/ 131.450 / 131.950 for Japan
/ 131.725 / 131.850 / 136.750 / 136.900
excellent features including:
Easy installation, no tuning is needed *
Works with most receivers * IP connection feature to share the data
with other users * Simple user interface
* Database Manager, Map-maker and Air-route
drawing tools are
included to customize and update
your data * Absolutely free to use
personalization and user-updates, ideal for spotters' database keeping
server-based ACARS decoders that indicates
data on a list right away, you must "WORK"
to make KG-ACARS works for you. With
KG-ACARS you can create
your own enroute-chart on the PC screen,
show best-shot images of the ships
you photographed, alert when airplanes of your
preference are flying
over your area, show names of airlines as
you like may be using aviation-radio callsign...yes,
it may take some time to gather and input
those necessary information
to your data files, but perhaps such process
may be the most fun part and that's
why Japanese aviation fans found KG-ACARS
the most interesting software
of its kind!
NAV locations including airports/VOR/NDB/VORTAC/waypoints
and 4 more user-defined points such as home,
mountains, etc * Ground
uplink station names
* Air-routes (NDB/VOR/RNAV selectable)
* Alerts when airplanes you like are
* Flights (Dept/Dest airports &
Remarks) * Aircraft registration *
Air-company names * Air-company codes
* Images of equipment
Requirements to run KG-ACARS
PC with Windows OS except Windows 95/CE. Windows 2000 or newer OS is
strongly recommended as some restrictions
may apply to older OS's.
Pentium3/600MHz or higher
Memory: 512MByte or
more. Display: 1024x768pxcel
or higher / 32bit color
sound device. 22
KHz recording sampling compatible. USB sound-card usable.
* Up to 2 wideband-receiver with external
antennas and an audio cable for
connection to your PC's Line-in or a Mic port.
* An internet
connection to fully enjoy the features.
of required receivers, audio-cables and antennas
to run KG-ACARS..
Not sure yet if
this software is really interesting and
worth trying? Just enter one of popular
free ACARS decoder software names as a keyword in
a search engine and see the number
of hits, then compare it with KG-ACARS's.
Convinced? It's definitely the #1 ACARS
decoder freeware used in Japan, isn't it?
If they like it, why not YOU? Why
this software is free? Because the author
K.G, a professional RF engineer, is
an amateur aviation enthusiast/photographer
just like us and wanted to share his toy
with other aviation fans, that's all. No
spyware, no other fishing stuff, no registration
at all to use this software so feel
to take a closer look by downloading it.
No risk anyway, if you don't like it, just
delete the downloaded file, no mess with
KG-ACARS all rights
reserved by K.G / 2006. DBM all rights reserved by BINMEI/2008.This is a freeware and all freeware users' common liabilities apply to KG-ACARS also. This
site has been created and
maintained by VORDME CUE under authorization
of the author. All contents
of KG-ACARSand tools are freeware and may not be used, recompiled,
interpretted, or distributed for any purpose without the express written
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It is known that some devices including receivers, PC and sound-devices
are not working with this software properly
and either K.G, BINMEI or VORDEM CUE is not responsible
in such events.