- ‘Skyking ‘ is a callsign directed at SLOP (Single Integrated Operational Plan) assets, such
as:nuclear bombers, submarines, and command planes.
- ‘Do not answer ‘ means that the recipients of the message should not reply or ask for authentication, for it would give away their location
- The more times the phrase ‘
skyking skykingdo not answer’ is repeated, the higher priority the message.
1X SKYKING – low priority (in terms of SKYKINGS), most likely a test message
2X SKYKING – low priority (in terms of SKYKINGS), most likely a test message – The most common ‘
3X SKYKING – High priority, probably not a test – Likely actual orders to nuclearcapable forces
4X SKYKING – Highest priority, most likely not a test – Potentially nuclear go/no-go codes, or target orders