MIDDLE ATLANTIC AREA- MILITARY FREQS OF INTEREST
by Ron Perron (rapbep "at" aol.com)

NOTE 1:These frequencies are a compilation of actual monitoring by myself; posts on various lists; as well as FIRs & other open-source maps and publications. TO THE BEST OF MY KNOWLEDGE, NO CLASSIFIED INFORMATION was used in compiling this list.

NOTE 2: As with any list of this kind, the information is current as of Feb 2005. This list is not meant to be a complete listing of all milair VHF/UHF freqs used in the Middle Atlantic region. The list covers the general areas of Washington DC, Maryland, Northern Virginia, Southern New Jersey and Delaware.

NOTE 3: As of 2004, all approach/departure freqs PREVIOUSLY assigned to Reagan National, BWI , Dulles and Andrews AFB are under the control of the Potomac TRACON.

Andrews AFB: 121st FS DC ANG (F-16s) presets

VHF:

1-139.9 SOF 121st fs
2-127.55 Clr del
3-121.8 ground
4-118.4 tower
5-127.275 tactical
6-139.35 tac
7-138.45 tac
8-139.75 tac
9- 139.15 143.15 tac
10-34.3 tac
11-32.65 tac
12-139.625 Warren Grove (PA) range
13-122.9 Dare (NC) range- Air Force
14-122.9 Dare (NC)- Navy
15-41.3 Kiowa (PA) range
16- 138.025 tac
17- 32.85 tac
18- 124.0 Potomac App
19-119.3 Potomac app
20- 113.1 Andrews ATIS

UHF:

1-234.8 SOF 121st FS (Watergate & Senate)
2- 393.1 clr del
3- 275.8 ground
4- 349.0 tower
5. 348.725 Potomac Dep
6- 257.2 Potomac Dep
7- 281.4 Wash ARTCC
8- 317.425 Potomac App
9- 281.8 PAX app
10- 238.1 Giantkiller
11- 249.8 Giantkiller
12- 286.2 Warren Grove
13- 349.1 Dare-Air Force
14- 358.0 Dare- Navy
15- 237.2 Kiowa range
16- 277.4 Wash ARTCC
17- 323.0 Wash ARTCC
18-270.275 Potomac App
19-335.5 Potomac app
20- 251.05 Andrews ATIS

OTHER Andrews FREQS:

Potomac App: 124.2/119.85/121.05/270.275/281.475/279.575
Potomac Dep: 118.95/125.65/126.55/350.275/348.725/346.725
Potomac area helo Unicom: 120.75
1st Helo Sqdn (UH-1s): 141.7 (AM)/292.2/297.5
201st ALS CP (C-38s): 314.25
SAM Command: 141.55(AM)/378.1
Navy Ops: 122.85/386.8
Venus Control (99th AS): 142.75 (AM)/136.725 (SAM interplane)
VMFA-321(F/A-18s): 280.45/243.6/272.4/302.6(CP)/310.35
VAQ-209 (EA-6Bs) CP- 280.2 (Cobra Base)
756th AS CP (C-141Cs): 351.2/143.8 (AM)
Dispatch: 372.2/122.85
Nighthawks (HMX-1 helos): 276.4/273.95/120.925/127.05 (Quantico app)


Here's some good Patuxent River (PAX) & Giantkiller (GK) freqs:

GK (FACSFAC, Virginia Capes)
VHF: 118.125/135.725.
UHF 233.7/238.1/255.00/249.8/289.1/350/312.3/391.2/373.1

PAX:
Area advisory callsign is Bay Watch: 119.275 /256.5/264.55/270.8/354.8/364.875:
Approach 120.05/121.0/127.95/250.3/305.2/314.0/318.8/362.6/281.8,
Tower 123.7/135.025/344.4, 126.2/340.2 (Webster OLF tower)


ZDC (Washington Center):

134.5/360.7- Swann (Balto)
134.15/385.4 Hagerstown
133.9/281.4- Patuxent
132.55/256.8- Cape Charles
126.875/327.0- Brooke
133.575/270.35- Shenandoah (Super Hi)
133.20/282.2- Casanova
120.65/319.1- Linden
132.775/351.8- Irons
132.025/269.4- Franklin
127.7/285.4- Casino
132.05/277.4- Kenton
121.675/284.7- Montebello
133.975/381.5- Potomac
132.275/379.3- Bay
134.025/269.3- Hopewell
133.725/351.9- Gordonsville
133.825/327.8- Norfolk
128.525/257.7- Salisbury
121.025/254.3- Coyle
133.125/281.45- Sea Isle
127.425/387.05- Yorktown
125.45/307.25- Woodstown

.

Reagan National (DCA) :

281.475
279.575
346.725
348.725
250.275
270.275
254.25
322.2
269.5
257.2
118.95 Dep
119.1 (tower)
119.85 App
120.75 (helo control)
121.05 Dep
124.2 App
125.65 Dep
126.55 Dep
123.4- FAA Ops (DCA)

DULLES :

120.100/317.8 Dulles tower
128.425/348.6 Dulles tower
118.475 Dulles approach
120.450/390.9 Dulles approach
124.650/343.775 Dulles approach
125.050/350.2 Dulles departure
123.825 Dulles Approach
118.675 Dulles departure
125.800 Dulles tower
126.100/338.25 Dulles approach
126.650/350.2 Dulles approach


BWI :

119.4/257.8 (tower)
119.0/317.425 App/Dep
119.7/282.275 App/Dep
124.55/290.475 App/Dep
125.525/307.9 App/Dep
128.7/291.625 App/Dep
122.2/255.4- Leesburg Radio FSS

Northrop-Grumman Flight Test Facility (located at BWI)

123.175- reported but not heard
123.2- Northrop Base
123.225- aircraft w/Base (BWI) & Aberdeen Range
275.2- aircraft interplane & Aberdeen Range

Martin State ANG (Baltimore)

34.4 CHNL 1- A-10s
34.6 CHNL 2- A-10s
36.8 CHNL 3- A-10s
40.15 CHNL 4- A-10s
41.45 CHNL 5- A-10s
41.4 CHNL 6- A-10s
41.95 CHNL 7- A-10s

143.8 Supervisor Of Flying (SOF)/OPS (also called Raven Ops)
347.2 RAVEN CP (A-10s) UHF # 1
121.3/297.2 MARTIN STATE TOWER
317.425 BALTIMORE APPROACH
282.275 BALTIMORE APPROACH
290.475 BALTIMORE APPROACH UHF # 9
291.625 BALTIMORE APPROACH UHF # 8
307.9 BALTIMORE APPROACH
385.9 - Martin State Airport Maryland ANG- Witch OPS (C-130Js)

Weide AAF (Aberdeen) (MD NG Helos)

126.2 Tower & VFR advisory
241.0 Tower & Army common
229.4 Weide Ops
38.4 Weide Ops
242.4 NG Common
246.8 MD NG interplane

Phillips AAF (Aberdeen Proving Grounds)

126.15 Phillips tower
229.6- Phillips AAF Ops
30.51- Aberdeen Range- reported but not heard
40.10- Aberdeen Range- reported but not heard
226.4- Aberdeen Range- reported but not heard
230.9- Aberdeen Range- reported but not heard
234.5- Aberdeen Range- reported but not heard
240.5- Aberdeen Range- reported but not heard
248.4- Aberdeen Range


AR-636 (MD/VA Coast) Aerial Refueling:

238.9 Pri
295.4 Sec
319.7 Sec
390.15 Boom
360.6 ZDC Norfolk
138.975 (AM)- McGuire tanker interplane
139.875 (AM)-McGuire tanker interplane
143.825 (AM)-McGuire tanker interplane

NASA Wallops Flight Facility, Virginia

121.700 -- Clearance Delivery
121.950 -- NASA Range Surveillance
126.500 -- NASA Wallops Tower
394.300 -- NASA Wallops Tower



US COAST GUARD (ACTIVITIES BALTIMORE)

156.8- CHNL 16 CG ACTIVITIES BALTIMORE
157.05- CHNL 21 CG
157.075- CHNL 81 CG STATION ANNAPOLIS
157.100- CHNL 22 CG ACTIVITIES BALTIMORE
157.125- CHNL 82 CG STATION ANNAPOLIS
157.150- CHNL 23- CG STATION CURTIS BAY
157.175- CHNL 83 CG ACTIVITIES BALTIMORE
162.125- LANT 30- CG ACTIVITIES BALTIMORE

MCGUIRE AFB:

CP- 134.1/319.4
APP/DEP- 120.25/363.8
TOWER- 118.65/236.6/255.6
METRO- 239.8
ARMY OPS- 41.35/139.3/265.6
FT DIX RANGE- 34.0/41.0
138.4500 514 AMW discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ
138.5000 possible 514 AMW, McGuire AFB, NJ
138.8750 514 AMW, 76 ARS and 78 ARS discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ KC-10A
'Duce', 'Force', 'Opec', 'Team', 'Mover'
138.9750 514 AMW, 76 ARS and 78 ARS discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ KC-10A
'Duce', 'Force', 'Opec', 'Team', 'Mover'
139.6500 514 AMW discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ
139.7250 514 AMW, 76 ARS and 78 ARS discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ KC-10A
'Duce', 'Force', 'Opec', 'Team', 'Mover'
139.7750 514 AMW discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ
139.8250 514 AMW, 76 ARS and 78 ARS discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ KC-10A
'Duce', 'Force', 'Opec', 'Team', 'Mover'
139.8750 514 AMW, McGuire AFB, NJ KC-10 'Hoist', 'Team', 'Mover'
139.8750 514 AMW, 76 ARS and 78 ARS discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ KC-10A
'Duce', 'Force', 'Opec', 'Team', 'Mover'
142.8750 514 AMW, 76 ARS and 78 ARS discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ KC-10A
'Duce', 'Force', 'Opec', 'Team', 'Mover'
143.8250 514 AMW, 76 ARS and 78 ARS discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ KC-10A
'Duce', 'Force', 'Opec', 'Team', 'Mover'
143.8750 514 AMW, 76 ARS and 78 ARS discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ KC-10A
'Duce', 'Force', 'Opec', 'Team', 'Mover'
149.3250 514 AMW, 76 ARS and 78 ARS discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ KC-10A
'Duce', 'Force', 'Opec', 'Team', 'Mover'
225.2500 32 ARS, 305 AMW, Maintenance, McGuire AFB, NJ KC-10A 'Hawk
Mx'
239.6500 AMC interplane (cargo aircraft); 514 AMW, McGuire AFB, NJ
252.8000 141 AREFS, 108 ARW discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ
259.0000 possible discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ C-141 'Hunt'
269.8000 514 AMW discrete, McGuire AFB, NJ KC-10 'Mover'
304.8250 2 ARS, 305 AMW, Maintenance, McGuire AFB, NJ KC-10A 'Rover
Mx'



Dover AFB:

126.35/327.5-Tower
125.9/359.3- App/Dep
132.425/339.1/324.5-App/Dep
134.1/349.4 (CP)
342.5 (Metro-Wx)



Davison AAF (Ft Belvoir)

126.3/229.4/241.0 Tower
NG Ops 52.75
DC VIP Army UH-1 (Davison AAF)
304.60 12th Internal
393.50 Wheelhouse (Pentagon switchboard)
287.60 Wheelhouse
255.0 Unknown




Atlantic City/Harrisburg

327.125 - Atlantic City International APR
273.575 - Harrisburg International APR
269.25 - Philadelphia International DEP
239.0 - Atlantic City International APR
281.525 - Harrisburg International APR
343.0 - New Castle County Airport Delaware ANG CP Seabee
138.125 (AM) - Atlantic City International NJ ANG F-16 Devil OPS
321.7- Boeing (Wilmington Airport) test freq


Gunnery Ranges:

286.2- Warren Grove MOA Range (North-Northeast of Philadelphia)
237.2- Ft Indiantown Gap (Kiowa) MOA Range (c/ss BALKY & Ranger) (east of Harrisburg)

AREA MILITARY METRO (WX) FREQS:

344.6- Andrews & Willow Grove
342.5- Dover
352.6- Patuxent River
271.6- Norfolk
239.8- McGuire & Langley
387.4- NAS Oceana
355.3- MCAF Quantico



AREA MILITARY BASE OPS FREQS

385.9- WITCH OPS (C-130JS) 135TH AS MD ANG MARTIN STATE
347.2/143.8- RAVEN OPS (A-10S), 104TH FS MD ANG MARTIN STATE
395.1- BATON OPS (EC-130S) 193RD SOG PA ANG HARRISBURG
351.75- ROCK OPS (C-130ES)- 327TH AS AFRC WILLOW GROVE PA
305.2- PAX OPS
293.7- STEEL CONTROL (KC-135ES) 147TH ARS PA ANG PITTSBURCH
306.8- WILLOW GROVE OPS
297.0- WVA ANG OPS (C-130S)- SHEPARD FIELD
252.1- SCREAMER OPS (C-130S)- PA AFRC PITTSBURGH
289.3- Fury Ops (F-16s)- VA ANG 149th FS Richmond
343.0- See Bee Ops (C-130s) Delaware ANG Wilmington
139.4 (AM)/34.1- Davison AAF
134.1/349.4- Dover CP- ALCE OPS
134.1/319.4- MCGUIRE AFB CP
126.375/268.8 NORFOLK, NAS CHAMBERS Base Ops

Virginia Beach- Langley AFB & NAS Oceana:

127.6500 NAS Oceana Giantkiller W50/W72/W110/W386 VA
135.2250 NAS Oceana Giantkiller W105/W106 NY
135.7250 NAS Oceana Giantkiller 107/W108 NJ
135.8750 NAS Oceana Giantkiller 122 NC/SC
233.7000 NAS Oceana Giantkiller W50/W72/W110/W386 VA
249.8000 NAS Oceana Giantkiller W107/W108 NJ
251.6000 NAS Oceana Giantkiller W122 NC/SC
255.0000 NAS Oceana Giantkiller W107/W108
305.0000 NAS Oceana Giantkiller W105/W106
310.0000 NAS Oceana Giantkiller W122
338.1000 NAS Oceana Giantkiller W105/W106 NY
344.5000 NAS Oceana Giantkiller W50/W72/W110/W386
350.0000 NAS Oceana Giantkiller W50/W72/W110/W386
337.2500 NAS Oceana Giantkiller W75 Flight Safety in
Concurrent Use Airspace
289.9000 NAS Oceana Giantkiller Discrete
337.8000/341.000 Recovery Boat Usage / Drone Targets,
etc. (VC 6 NAS Norfolk/Damneck)
274.2000 CLINCH
253.2000 BIGEYE I
325.4000 BIGEYE II
355.1000 BIGEYE III
120.5000 Elizabeth City CG Air Station (ECG)
120.8000 Norfolk INTL Airport (ORF)
121.3000 Cherry Point MCAS (NKT)
124.3000 Norfolk / NAS Chambers Field (NGU)
125.8000 Langley AFB (LFI)
120.8750 NASO Tower 1
360.2000 NAS Oceana Tower 1
140.2000 NAS Oceana Tower 2
126.0500 NAS Oceana/Norfolk Approach
126.2000 NAS Oceana
119.6000 NAS Oceana Approach
124.8250 NAS Oceana Approach
266.8000 NAS Oceana Approach 2
279.2000 NAS Oceana Approach 1
374.8000 NAS Oceana Departure
125.2000 NAS Oceana Departure
336.4000 NAS Oceana Ground
315.4000 NAS Oceana ATIS
300.4000 NAS Oceana Clearance Delivery
284.9000 NAS Oceana Base Operations
387.4000 NAS Oceana Metro
134.1000 NAS Oceana Ground Controlled Approach
310.8000 NAS Oceana Ground Controlled Approach
322.0000 NAS Oceana Ground Controlled Approach
325.2000 NAS Oceana Ground Controlled Approach
346.0000 NAS Oceana Ground Controlled Approach
363.6000 NAS Oceana Ground Controlled Approach
372.1000 NAS Oceana / Norfolk Approach Control
389.9000 NAS Oceana / Norfolk Departure Control
263.8000 Squadron Operations (?)
265.1000 Squadron Operations (?)
266.7000 Squadron Operations (?)
268.3000 Squadron Operations (?)
262.7000 Squadron Operations (?)
273.8000 Squadron Operations (?)
274.7000 Squadron Operations (?)
299.5000 Squadron Operations (?)
308.2000 NAS Oceana Squadron Operations (Old VF 43 Discrete)
311.5000 Squadron Operations (?)
339.5000 Squadron Operations (?)
341.2000 Squadron Operations (?)
342.9000 Squadron Operations (?)
342.9500 Squadron Operations (?)
345.0000 NAS Oceana Squadron Operations (Old VF 43Base)
361.0000 Squadron Operations (?)
384.4500 Squadron Operations (?)
387.4500 Squadron Operations (?)
394.4500 Squadron Operations (?)
265.8000 Wing Common
269.8000 Touch & Goes at NALF Fentress Chesapeake, Paddleshacks
358.8000 Dare County Bombing Range
139.6300 VANG (AM)
225.6500 Discrete
243.6000 Discrete
247.2000 Discrete
251.3000 (?)
281.2000 Discrete
291.2000 Discrete
308.2000 Discrete
328.4000 Discrete
354.7000 Discrete
122.0000 Flight Watch
255.4000 FAA Flight Service
277.8000 Fleet Tactical Warning
364.2000 Air Intercept Common (AICC)
367.4000 Secondary Check In (Nationwide)
263.4000 Unknown
301.0000 Unknown
363.4000 Unknown
141.0000 NAS Oceana Squadron Ramp Operations Hotel Tower, also used
at Naval Auxiliary Landing Field (NALF), Fentress, Chesapeake


Virginia Air National Guard

192nd Fighter Group 149th FS (Call Signs "Fury" & "Slam")
Richmond International Airport (KRIC), Richmond, Virginia

UHF Button Numbers "C" confirmed -- "S" suspected
01 C 289.3 Ops - Command Post
02 C 348.6 Richmond Ground/Clearance Delivery
03 C 257.8 Richmond Tower
04 C 319.8 Richmond Approach/Departure (east)
05 C 307.2 Richmond Approach/Departure (west)
06 C 371.1 Richmond Final Approach
07 S 398.2 Richmond Approach/Departure (south-west)
08 C 269.4 Washington Center, Franklin Sector, Low
09 C 323.0 Washington Center, Cofield Sector, Low
10 C 272.75 Washington Center, New Bern Sector, Low
11 C 266.4 Kiwi, Refueling Track
12 C 358.8 Navy Dare Bomb Range (North Carolina)
13 C 349.1 USAF Dare Bomb Range (North Carolina.
14 C 351.8 Washington Center, Irons, Low
15 C 372.1 Norfolk Approach
16 S 360.6 Norfolk Approach
17 C 249.9 Norfolk Approach
18 S 238.1 Giant Killer
19 S 251.3 / 251.6 Giant Killer (to Navy range / to USAF range)
20 S 233.7 Giant Killer

VHF Button Numbers C confirmed -- S suspected -- R reported or heard w/o button number
01 C 141.600 Ops Command Post
02 R 138.425
03 R 140.000
04 S 141.750
05 R 142.175
06 R 143.675
07
08 S 139.625 (also had this for V-16)
09 S 142.550
10
11
12
13
14
15 S 141.875
16 S 141.625
17 S 141.825
18 S 141.850 or 141.950
19 S 143.450
20



Local Police Helos:

44.74 Maryland State Police helos (Trooper) & SysCon (ground control)

123.025- Helo Unicom-Foxtrot 1-4 (Balto City PD Helos); County Air 1-4 (Balto County helos); Air 10 & 20 (AACO PD helos)

US Park Police (c/ss Eagle One) - their home airfield is probably at the National
Capital Park Headquarters near the Jefferson Memorial, 14th Street Bridge and
Potomac River. Heard on 166.725, 166.925. It sometimes uses 153.95
when assisting with water rescues near Great Falls. The US Park Police helicopters are based at the US Park East HQ in Anacostia, not far from the Marine helicopter facility (Marine 1) at Anacostia Naval Station which is next to Bolling AFB.

Dept of Natural Resources- (c/ss Natural ##) on 155.475, 155.19, 155.85,151.205 in a direct mode,also some of their new 37 mhz freqs, 37.12, 37.36, 37.38, 37.42, 37.08,
39.22.