Directorate of Telecommunications MISCELLANEOUS; GLOSSARY By: Steven R Cole
Introduction This section contains a glossary of terms that are either used within this web site, or were used within and external to the Directorate.
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Chief Wireless Engineer
Chief Wireless Technician
Where duplicated equipment is installed, is used to differentiate the Primary and Secondary equipment
Regional Wireless Engineer
Senior Wireless Engineer
Senior Wireless Technician
Vehicle Installation Design Group
World Administrative Radio Conference. In the context of references made in this web site, it is likely that it refers to the conference held in 1979 which had a major impact on radio spectrum assigned to police and fire services and the subsequent move out of the 100 MHz band.
Wireless Mechanic. This grade was apparently introduced around 1963 to undertake vehicle installation work, thus freeing up the WT to concentrate on duties relating to Directorate equipment.