ANSWERS TO EMBEDDED QUESTIONS
If you have an emergency message that cannot wait.
Repeat the message word for word, identify your
station, and say "aye."
To prevent the circuit from becoming clogged with
private conversation when someone is trying to transmit
an important message.
Only when you are transmitting.
Silence on the line.
Remind the person to keep the line clear for official
(1) Name of the station called, (2) name of the station
calling, (3) the message.
Abbreviations can easily be misunderstood.
By conducting a phone check of all stations.
Acknowledge the phone check and let the other station
come in at the end.
When every station has answered and all faults in
equipment have been corrected.
State the phrase, Say again.
Back on the line.