The HICS-213 form is a specialized version of the ICS-213 form. The HICS-213 form also supports an embedded re[ply, and the same procedures for sending a simplified reply for an ICS-213 form can be used for an HICS-213 form.
- the ICS-213 form is the default form. Other forms must identify the form type follows the reply reference in the message body. The HICS-213 form is identified by HICS213 (no dash), see below
HICS213 0230310921L 1 HICS DASH 213 TEST PROGRAM 2 FRED KEMMERER ARRL
- field 8 is a compound field with the message and a check box to indicate if a reply is required. These are separated into two fields: field 8 for the text reply and field 8A for the check box reply required. We can not combine a text field and a logical field unambiguously. Since the checkbox is least likely to be used (and is omitted if blank) it is given the 8a field identifier.
- field 11, the replied by field may contain data not suitable for inclusion in the radiogram sender field. In this case field 11 must be included in the message body
The artifacts for the HICS-213 form are: