FCC BAND PLAN DETAIL 

 

0.500 - 952.700 MHz LISTENING GUIDE / FCC ALLOCATION
 
.5 - 30 MHz Band (5 kHz spacing)

  0.535  -      1.705  AM Broadcast Standard North America AM
  1.705  -      1.800  Fixed Service Land/Mobile/Marine
  1.800  -      2.000  Amateur 160 Meters
  2.000  -      2.107  Maritime Mobile
  2.107  -      2.170  Fixed Service Land/Mobile/Marine
  2.170  -      2.194  Land Mobile Service
  2.194  -      2.300  Fixed Service
  2.300  -      2.495  Shortwave Broadcast 120 Meters
  2.495  -      2.505  Time Standard
  2.505  -      2.850  Fixed Service Land/Mobile/Marine
  2.850  -      3.155  Aeronautical Mobile Transoceanic Flights
  3.155  -      3.200  Fixed Service
  3.200  -      3.400  Shortwave Broadcast 90 Meters
  3.400  -      3.500  Aeronautical Mobile Transoceanic Flights
  3.500  -      4.000  Amateur 80/75 Meters
  3.900  -      4.000  Shortwave Broadcast 75 Meters, Not in Region 2
  4.000  -      4.000  Time Standard New WARC Allocation Region 3
  4.000  -      4.063  Fixed Service
  4.063  -      4.438  Maritime Mobile Ship / Shore
  4.438  -      4.650  Fixed Service
  4.650  -      4.750  Aeronautical Mobile Transoceanic Flights
  4.750  -      5.060  Shortwave Broadcast 60 Meters
  5.000  -      5.000  Time Standard WWV
  5.005  -      5.450  Fixed Service
  5.450  -      5.730  Aeronautical Mobile Transoceanic Flights
  5.730  -      5.950  Fixed Service
  5.950  -      6.200  Shortwave Broadcast 49 Meters
  6.200  -      6.525  Maritime Mobile Ship / Shore
  6.525  -      6.765  Aeronautical Mobile Transoceanic Flights
  6.765  -      7.000  Fixed Service
  7.000  -      7.300  Amateur 40 Meters
  7.100  -      7.300  Shortwave Broadcast 41 Meters, Not in Region 2
  7.300  -      8.195  Fixed Service
  7.335  -      7.335  Time Standard CHU Canada
  8.000  -      8.000  Time Standard New WARC Allocation Region 3
  8.195  -      8.815  Maritime Mobile Ship / Shore
  8.815  -      9.040  Aeronautical Mobile Transoceanic Flights
  9.040  -      9.500  Fixed Service
  9.500  -      9.900  Shortwave Broadcast 31 Meters
  9.775  -      9.995  Fixed Service
 10.000  -     10.000  Time Standard WWV
 10.005  -     10.100  Aeronautical Mobile Transoceanic Flights
 10.100  -     10.150  Amateur 30 Meters CW Only
 10.100  -     11.175  Fixed Service
 11.175  -     11.400  Aeronautical Mobile Transoceanic Flights
 11.400  -     11.650  Fixed Service
 11.650  -     12.050  Shortwave Broadcast 25 Meters
 12.050  -     12.330  Fixed Service
 12.330  -     13.200  Maritime Mobile Ship / Shore
 13.200  -     13.360  Aeronautical Mobile Transoceanic Flights
 13.360  -     13.600  Fixed Service
 13.600  -     13.800  Shortwave Broadcast New WARC Allocation
 13.800  -     14.000  Fixed Service
 14.000  -     14.350  Amateur 20 Meters
 14.350  -     14.995  Fixed Service
 15.000  -     15.000  Time Standard WWV
 15.010  -     15.100  Aeronautical Mobile Transoceanic Flights
 15.100  -     15.600  Shortwave Broadcast 19 Meters
 15.600  -     16.460  Fixed Service
 16.460  -     17.360  Maritime Mobile Ship / Shore
 17.360  -     17.550  Fixed Service
 17.550  -     17.900  Shortwave Broadcast 16 Meters
 17.900  -     18.030  Aeronautical Mobile Transoceanic Flights
 18.030  -     18.780  Fixed Service
 18.068  -     18.168  Amateur 17 Meters
 18.780  -     18.900  Maritime Mobile Ship / Shore
 18.900  -     19.680  Fixed Service
 19.680  -     19.800  Maritime Mobile Ship / Shore
 19.800  -     21.000  Fixed Service
 21.000  -     21.450  Amateur 15 Meters
 21.450  -     21.850  Shortwave Broadcast 13 Meters
 21.850  -     22.000  Aeronautical Mobile
 22.000  -     22.720  Maritime Mobile Ship / Shore
 22.720  -     23.200  Fixed Service
 23.200  -     23.350  Aeronautical Mobile
 23.350  -     24.990  Fixed Service
 24.890  -     24.930  Amateur 12 Meters
 25.000  -     25.000  Time Standard
 25.020                Petroleum Products
 25.040                Petroleum Products
 25.060                Petroleum Products
 25.080                Petroleum Products
 25.100                Petroleum Products
 25.120                Petroleum Products
 25.140                Petroleum Products
 25.160                Petroleum Products
 25.180                Petroleum Products
 25.200                Petroleum Products
 25.220                Petroleum Products
 25.240                Petroleum Products
 25.260                Petroleum Products
 25.280                Petroleum Products
 25.300                Petroleum Products
 25.320                Petroleum Products
 25.600  -     26.100  Shortwave Broadcast 11 Meters
 25.870                Broadcast Pickup
 25.910                Broadcast Pickup
 25.950                Broadcast Pickup
 25.990                Broadcast Pickup
 26.030                Broadcast Pickup
 26.070                Broadcast Pickup
 26.090                Broadcast Pickup
 26.110                Broadcast Pickup
 26.130                Broadcast Pickup
 26.150                Broadcast Pickup
 26.170                Broadcast Pickup
 26.190                Broadcast Pickup
 26.210                Broadcast Pickup
 26.230                Broadcast Pickup
 26.250                Broadcast Pickup
 26.270                Broadcast Pickup
 26.290                Broadcast Pickup
 26.310                Broadcast Pickup
 26.330                Broadcast Pickup
 26.350                Broadcast Pickup
 26.370                Broadcast Pickup
 26.390                Broadcast Pickup
 26.410                Broadcast Pickup
 26.430                Broadcast Pickup
 26.450                Broadcast Pickup
 26.470                Broadcast Pickup
 26.480  -     26.950  Government
 26.620                Civil Air Patrol
 26.950  -     26.960  International Fixed Sve
 26.965                CB Class D Channel 01
 26.975                CB Class D Channel 02
 26.985                CB Class D Channel 03
 26.995                CB Class C
 27.005                CB Class D Channel 04
 27.015                CB Class D Channel 05
 27.025                CB Class D Channel 06
 27.035                CB Class D Channel 07
 27.045                CB Class C
 27.055                CB Class D Channel 08
 27.065                CB Class D Channel 09
 27.075                CB Class D Channel 10
 27.085                CB Class D Channel 11
 27.095                CB Class C
 27.105                CB Class D Channel 12
 27.115                CB Class D Channel 13
 27.125                CB Class D Channel 14
 27.135                CB Class D Channel 15
 27.145                CB Class C
 27.155                CB Class D Channel 16
 27.165                CB Class D Channel 17
 27.175                CB Class D Channel 18
 27.185                CB Class D Channel 19
 27.195                CB Class C
 27.205                CB Class D Channel 20
 27.215                CB Class D Channel 21
 27.225                CB Class D Channel 22
 27.235                CB Class D Channel 23
 27.245                CB Class D Channel 24
 27.255                CB Class D Channel 25
 27.265                CB Class D Channel 26
 27.275                CB Class D Channel 27
 27.285                CB Class D Channel 28
 27.295                CB Class D Channel 29
 27.305                CB Class D Channel 30
 27.315                CB Class D Channel 31
 27.325                CB Class D Channel 32
 27.335                CB Class D Channel 33
 27.345                CB Class D Channel 34
 27.355                CB Class D Channel 35
 27.365                CB Class D Channel 36
 27.375                CB Class D Channel 37
 27.385                CB Class D Channel 38
 27.395                CB Class D Channel 39
 27.405                CB Class D Channel 40
 27.430                Business
 27.450                Business
 27.470                Business
 27.490                Business
 27.510                Business
 27.530                Business
 27.710                Forest Products
 27.730                Forest Products
 27.750                Forest Products
 27.770                Forest Products
 27.790                Forest Products
 27.900                US Army
 28.000  -     29.700  Amateur 10 Meters
 29.700  -     29.800  Forestry Service
 29.800  -     29.890  Fixed Service
 29.890  -     29.910  Government
 29.910  -     30.000  Fixed Service

30 - 50 MHz Band (20 kHz spacing)
30.01 - 30.56 Government
30.56 - 30.62 Special. Ind.
30.66 - 31.24 Ind. (Pet., For. Cons., Bus., For. Prod.)
31.26 - 31.98 Special. Ind., For. Cons.
32.00 - 33.00 Government
33.02 - 33.16 Hwy., Special. Emer., Business
33.18 - 33.38 Pet.
33.42 - 33.98 Fire Dept.
34.00 - 35.00 Government
35.02 - 35.18 Business
35.22 - 35.66 Mobile. Tel. & Page
35.70 - 35.72 Business
35.74 - 35.98 Special. Ind. & Bus.
36.00 - 37.00 Government
37.02 - 37.44 Police Dept. & L. Government
37.46 - 37.86 Power
37.90 - 37.98 Hwy. & Special. Emer.
38.00 - 39.00 Government
39.02 - 39.98 Police Dept, L. Government
40.00 - 42.00 Government
42.02 - 42.94 Special. Police Dept.
42.96 - 43.18 Special. Ind. & Business
43.22 - 43.68 Mobile. Tel. Page
43.70 - 44.60 Trucks, Bus.
44.62 - 45.06 St. Police Dept, For. Cons.
45.08 - 45.66 Police Dept.
45.68 - 46.04 Police Dept. Hwy., Sp. Emer.
46.06 - 46.50 Fire Dept.
46.52 - 46.58 L. Government.
46.60 - 47.00 Government
47.02 - 47.40 St. Hwy.
47.42  Red Cross
47.44 - 47.68 Special. Ind., Sp. Emer.
47.70 - 48.54 Power
48.56 - 49.58 For. Prod., Pet.
49.60 - 50.00 Government
50.00 - 54.00 6 Meter Amateur (Ham) Band

VHF Aero Band 118.000 - 135.975
118.000 - 121.400  Airport ATC Towers and Air Traf. Cont. Centers
121.500 - International HF Emergency
121.600 - 121.950 Ground Control
121.975 - 122.676  F.A.A, Flight Service Stations for private pilots
122.700 - 122.825 UNICOM Frequencies 
122.975 - 123.075 Helicopter UNICOM
123.100 - 123.125 Search and Rescue
123.125 - 123.425 Flight Test
123.450 - Air-to-Air
123.500 - Flight Schools
123.525 - 123.575 Flight Test
123.600 - 123.650 Arrivals and Departures
123.675 - 128.800 Air Traffic Control
128.225 - 132.000 Aeronautics Enroute
132.025 - 135.975 Air Traffic Control
136.000 - 144.000 Govt.
144.000 - 148.000 2 Meter Amateur (Ham) Band

148 - 174 MHz Band Mixed-Spacing (15, 20, 25 kHz)
148.010 -  M.A.R.S
148.150 -  CAP
148.155 - 148.250 Military
148.290 - 150.750 U.S.N,
150.815 - 150.995 Business
151.010 - 151.130 Hwy.
151.145 - 151.475 For. Cons.
151.505 - 151.595 Special. Ind.
151.625 - 151.955 Business
151.985 - 152.240 Mobile. Tel. (RCC)
152.270 - 152.450 Taxi
152.480 - 152.840 Mobile. Tel. Page
152.870 - 153.020 Special. Ind., Mot. P.
153.050 - 153.440 Pet., For. Prod.
153.470 - 153.710 Power
153.740 - 154.115 L. Government.
154.130 - 154.445 Fire Dept.
154.450 - 154.600 Special. Ind., Pet., Bus.
154.665 - 155.145 Police Dept, L. Government.
155.160 - 155.400 Sp. Emer., Police Dept
155.415 - 156.030 Police Dept, L. Government.
156.045 - 156.240 Hwy., P.D.
156.275 - 157.425 Marine
157.456 - 157.500 Auto Emer.
157.530 - 157.710 Taxi
157.740 - 158.100 Mobile. Tel., Page
158.130 - 158.460 Power, For. Prod., Pet.
158.490 - 158.700 Mobile. Tel. (RCC)
158.730 - 158.970 Police Dept, L. Govt.
158.985 - 159.210 Police Dept. Hwy.
159.225 - 159.465 For. Cons. 
159.510 - 160.200 Trucks
160.215 - 161.565 R.R.
161.600 - 162.000 Marine
162.026 - 162.175 Bur. Recl.
162.400  U.S.W.B.
162.550  U.S.W.B.
163.125 - Indian Affairs
163.175 -  Bur. Recl.
163.275  U.S.W.B.
163.388 - 163.538 Military
163.825 - 163.975 Government
164.025 - 164.075 U.S.C.G.S.
164.175 - 165.188 Bur. Recl., Nat. Pk., Govt., Agr. & For.
169.300  F.A.A.
169.450 - 169.725 Ind., Data
170.150  Fire Dept., BC. R.
170.200 - 170.220 U.S.C.G.S.
170.225 - 170.325 Ind., Land Tr.
170.425 - 170.575 For. Cons.
170.975 - 171.250 Government. Ind., Land Tr.
171.388 - 172.725  Bur.Recl.,For.Cons.,Ind.,Dept.Ag. & For.,Govt.
172.775  Nat. Pk.
173.025  U.S.W.B.
173.075  U.S.C.G.S.
173.204 -  Press Relay, Mot. P., Pet., Bur. Recl.
430.000 - 450.000 Amateur (Ham) Band

450 - 512 MHz Band (25 kHz Spacing)
450.050 - 450.950 BC. R.
451.000 - 451.150 Util.
451.175 - 451.750 For. Prod., Pet., Pwr., Tel. Maint
451.775 - 451.975 Special. Ind.
452.000 - 452.500 Taxi, Mot. Carrier, R.R.
452.525 - 452.600 Auto Club
452.625 - 452.975 Motor Carr., R.R.
453.000 - 453.975 L. Govt., Police Dept, Fire Dept
454.000 - 454.975 Mobile. Tel.
455.000 - 455.975 Remote Br.
456.000 - 458.975 P.D., Fire Dept., Ind., Lan. Tr.
459.000 - 459.975 Domestic Public
460.000 - 460.625 P.D., Fire Dept.
460.650 - 462.175 Business
462.200 - 462.450 Taxi
462.750 - 462.975 Business
463.000 - 463.175 Medical 
463.200 - 464.975 Business
465.000 - 467.500 Police Dept, Fire Dept. Ind., Land Tr.
467.750 - 467.925 Business
467.7375 - 469.975 Pub. Safety, Ind., Land Tr.

806 - 960 MHz Frequency Allocations
806 - 810 Business - conventional systems mobile
810 - 816 Public Safety - slow growth systems mobile
816 - 821 Business SMR - trunked systems mobile
821 - 824 Public Safety - mobile
824 - 835 Cell. Mobile Telephone - nonwireline (RCC) mobile
835 - 845 Cell. Mobile Telephone - wireline (Bell) mobile
845 - 846.5 Cell. Mobile Telephone - nonwireline (RCC) mobile
846.5 - 849 Cell. Mobile Telephone - wireline (Bell) mobile
849 - 851 Land Mobile Satellite (reserved) mobile
851 - 855 Business  -  conventional systems base
855 - 861 Public Safety - base
861 - 866 Business - trunked systems base
866 - 869 Public Safety - base
869 - 880 Cell. Mobile Telephone - nonwireline (RCC) base
880 - 890 Cellular Mobile Telephone - wireline (Bell) base
890 - 891.5 Cellular Mobile Telephone - nonwireline (RCC) base
891.5 - 894 Cellular Mobile Telephone - wireline (Bell) base
894 - 896 Land Mobile Satellite (reserved) base
896 - 898.5 Business SMR
898.5 - 899.75 Industrial Land Transportation
899.75 - 901 Business
901 - 902 General Purpose Mobile Radio
902 - 928 Amateur Radio
928 - 928.35 Domestic Public - private multi-address
928.35 - 928.85 Domestic Public (reserved)
928.85 - 929 Domestic Public - wide area paging
929 - 929.75 Domestic Public (reserved)
929.75 - 930 Domestic Public - voice paging
930 - 931 Domestic Public - digital paging
931 - 932 Domestic Public - common carrier paging
932 - 935 Government Private Shared - operational fixed
935 - 937.5 Business SMR
937.5 - 938.75 Industrial Land Transportation
938.75 - 940 Business
940 - 941 General Purpose Mobile Radio
941 - 944 Government Private Shared - operational fixed
944 - 947 Broadcast - studio-transmitter link (aural)
947 - 952 Broadcast - auxiliary
952.1 - 952.7 Private Microwave - omnidirectional
 
U.S. AMATEUR FREQUENCIES NOVICE CLASS:
3700-3750KHz CW 200 watts
7100-7150KHz CW 200 watts
21100-21200KHz CW 200 watts
28100-28300KHz CW/RTTY 200 watts
28300-28500KHz CW/SSB 200 watts
222.1-223.91MHz 25 watts
1270-1295MHz 5 watts
TECHNICIAN CLASS:
50-50.1MHz CW 1500 watts
50.1-54MHz 1500 watts
144-144.1MHz CW 1500 watts
144.1-148MHz 1500 watts
220-225MHz 1500 watts
420-450MHz 1500 watts
902-928MHz  1500 watts
1240-1300MHz 1500 watts

GENERAL CLASS:
1800-2000KHz 1500 watts
3525-3750KHz CW/RTTY    1500 watts
3850-4000KHz CW/SSB     1500 watts
7025-7150KHz CW/RTTY 1500 watts
7225-7300KHz CW/SSB 1500 watts
10100-10150KHz CW/RTTY 200 watts
14025-14150KHz CW/RTTY 1500 watts
14225-14350KHz CW/SSB 1500 watts
18068-18110KHz CW/RTTY 1500 watts
18110-18168KHz CW/SSB 1500 watts
21025-21200KHz CW/RTTY 1500 watts
21300-21450KHz CW/SSB 1500 watts
24890-24930KHz CW/RTTY 1500 watts
24930-24990KHz CW/SSB 1500 watts
28000-28300KHz CW/RTTY 1500 watts
28300-29700KHz CW/SSB 1500 watts

ADVANCED CLASS:
3775-3850KHz CW/SSB 1500 watts
7150-7225KHz CW/SSB 1500 watts
14175-14225KHz CW/SSB 1500 watts
21225-21300KHz  CW/SSB 1500 watts

EXTRA CLASS:
3500-3525KHz CW/RTTY 1500 watts
3750-3775KHz CW/SSB 1500 watts
7000-7025KHz  CW/RTTY 1500 watts
14000-14025KHz CW/RTTY 1500 watts
14150-14175KHz CW/SSB 1500 watts
21000-21025KHz CW/RTTY 1500 watts
21200-21225KHz CW/SSB 1500 watts

 

 

 

Updated on 03/15/2009 08:43:34 PM