Definitions for "Packet radio"
Keywords:  bursts, pkt, callsign, pacran, radio
A method of transmitting and receiving voice, video or other information and data which can be expressed in digital form, i.e. a series of ones and zeros, in a series of blocks or "data packets" using radio frequency communications equipment.
is a method of communications by radio in which digital information prepared on a computer is converted to short, swift audio bursts ("packets") by a "terminal node controller" or "packet controller," and sent through a radio to another location where a similar station delivers it error-free to the receiving computer. It can send text as well as binary files.
The radio transmission of data in packets between stations.