German Federal Police (GFP)

Main Tasks
One of the of Federal Police law enforcement tasks is to support the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution as an intelligence service for homeland affairs with radio reconnaissance. Federal Police operates a radio monitor centre to intercept relevant radio telegrams in various frequency ranges including the HF range. In HF range there are several direction finding antennas in use, to determine the source of the transmitter. Result of the task is to report an overview of relevant emissions and radio links. Due to this task space weather and ionospheric disturbances have an impact on the daily work.

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