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Military VHF/UHF bands






                              VHF UHF MILITARY
                              BAND ALLOCATIONS


By: John Johnson KWV8BP


Frequency                Mode
---------                ----

 30 to  80 Mhz.          FM
108 to 144 Mhz.          AM
148 to 150 Mhz.          FM
162 to 174 Mhz.          FM/PM
225 to 399 Mhz.          AM/USB/FM/PM/PSK
406 to 420 Mhz.          FM/PM/PSK

Frequencies set aside by Federal Agencies
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30.00 - 30.51            38.00 - 39.00
32.00 - 33.00            40.00 - 42.00
34.00 - 35.00            46.60 - 47.00
36.00 - 37.00            49.66 - 50.00

225.00 to 400.00 Mhz. Band
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Most are in AM with 25 Khz. spacing

240.00 - 270.00   Satellite Downlinks mostely in WBFM with 30 Khz. spacing
225.00 - 328.60   Fixed Land,Mobile,Air
328.60 - 335.40   Aeronautical Radio Navigation
335.40 - 399.90   Fixed Land,Mobile,Air
399.90 - 400.05   Radio Navigation Satellites

EXAMPLE LISTING OF FREQUENCIES
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Frequency       Description
---------       -----------

236.600         Military Tower Common
237.900         USCG General Operations
243.000         UHF Guard Channel Emergency
255.400         FAA Flight Service Stations
257.800         FAA Civilian Tower Common
272.700         FAA/FSS
273.500         ATIS
275.200         USAF Meteorology
277.800         USN Fleet Common
282.800         USCG/USN Search/Rescue
311.000         USAF SAC Ch.9 Primary
321.000         USAF SAC Ch.11 Alternate
340.200         USN Naval Air Station Tower
344.600         USAF/USN Meteorology
349.400         USAF MAC Command Post
360.200         USN NAS Tower Common
372.200         Pilot to Dispatch
381.300         USAF TAC Command post
381.700         USCG Air Support
381.800         USCG Primary Air Support
383.900         USCG Air Support


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