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NYS Railroads


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Passenger Carriers
Amtrak (AMTK)

Amtrak uses the frequencies of CSX, MN and DH when operating on those lines.

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.45500  WPSU453  RM 146.2 PL Amtrak Trbo Turbo Shops  FMN  Railroad 
160.51500  WPRS634  RM Amtrak MOW NE Region Maintenance of Way  FMN  Railroad 
160.65000  WNDM717  BM Amtrak Snysd Sunnyside Yard Operations  FMN  Railroad 
160.72500  KGC659  BM Amtrak Hudsn Hudson Line (Poughkeepsie to Schenectady)  FMN  Railroad 
160.81500  WZC611  RM 146.2 PL Amtrak Albny Albany-Rensselaer Station  FMN  Railroad 
161.01000  WPRS634  BM Amtrak NYMet New York Metropolitan Division  FMN  Railroad 
161.29500  WNVK848  RM Amtrak PD NE Region Police  FMN  Law Dispatch 

Long Island Rail Road (LI) - Operations

Long Island Railroad and Police Operations

  • Babylon Branch
  • Far Rockaway Branch
  • Hempstead Branch
  • Long Beach Branch
  • Montauk Branch
  • Oyster Bay Branch
  • Port Jefferson Branch
  • Port Washington Branch (Only Branch Not To Use Flatbush Terminal or Jamaica as a hub)
  • Ronkonkoma Branch
  • West Hempstead Branch
Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.38000    BM 151.4 PL LIRR Ch.1 Rd Ch. 1 Road and Penn Station + Montauk Branch  FM  Railroad 
161.44500    BM 151.4 PL LIRR Ch.2 Ds Ch. 2 Dispatcher  FM  Railroad 
161.26500    BM 151.4 PL LIRR Ch 3Yrd Ch. 3 Yard/Road East of Hicksville/Port Jeff./Ronkonkoma  FM  Railroad 
161.53500    BM 151.4 PL LIRR Ch4Info Ch. 4 Train Info/Carmen/Babylon Yard/Intertrain/Road Crews/West Side Yard  FM  Railroad 
160.92000    BM LIRR EastTnl East River Tunnel (shared with Amtrak)  FM  Railroad 
160.39500    BM LIRR Mntce Maintenance  FM  Railroad 
160.78500    BM Penn Crowd Penn Station Crowd Control  FM  Railroad 
160.72500    BM LIRR Mntce Maintenance  FM  Railroad 
161.38500    BM LIRR Signal Signal Maintenance  FM  Railroad 
464.52500    RM Hillside Mtc Hillside Maintenance Facility  FM  Railroad 
160.39500    BM Ops Unknown Operations  FM  Business 
160.62000    BM Ops Unknown Operations  FM  Business 
160.83000    BM Ops Unknown Operations  FM  Business 
75.44000    F LPU link Low-power link  FM  Business 
75.60000    F LPU link Low-power link  FM  Business 

Long Island Rail Road (LI) - Police

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.45500    BM 114.8 PL LIRR 1 Ops Operations (mobiles use 151.4 PL)  FM  Law Dispatch 
160.60500    M 151.4 PL LIRR 2 Car Car-to-Car  FM  Law Talk 
160.32000    BM 114.8 PL LIRR 3 Pn/Fb Penn Station and Flatbush Terminal  FM  Law Talk 
155.76000    BM LIRR 4 Mnhtn MTA Police Manhattan Division  FM  Law Talk 
452.91250    M LIRR VR Vehicle Repeaters  FM  Law Talk 
452.63750    M Portables Portables  FM  Law Talk 
452.68750    M Portables Portables  FM  Law Talk 
452.76250    M Portables Portables  FM  Law Talk 
452.81250    M Portables Portables  FM  Law Talk 
452.86250    M Portables Portables  FM  Law Talk 

Metro-North Commuter Railroad (MN)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
161.16000    BM 123.0 PL MNRR GCT SM Grand Central Terminal Station Master  FM  Railroad 
161.28000    BM 123.0 PL MNRR Harlem Harlem Division RTC  FM  Railroad 
160.95000    BM MNRR Hudson Hudson Division RTC   FM  Railroad 
160.77000    BM 123.0 PL Local T/A Local Talk-Around (CSQ on mobiles)  FMN  Railroad 
160.44000    BM MNRR MOW MNRR/NJT Maintenance of Way (Port Jervis and Pascack Valley)  FM  Railroad 
161.47500    BM MNRR MOW MNRR/NJT Maintenance of Way (Port Jervis and Pascack Valley)  FM  Railroad 
161.40000    BM NJT Hoboken NJT Hoboken MNRR  FM  Railroad 
160.83000  KNIV234  BM 123.0 PL NJT PD NJT Police  FM  Law Dispatch 
160.80000    BM 123.0 PL Port Jervis NJT Port Jervis Division MNRR  FM  Railroad 
160.54500    BM 123.0 PL MNRR N Haven New Haven Division RTC  FM  Railroad 
160.41000    BM 123.0 PL NewHavenMOW New Haven Maintenance of Way (CSQ on mobiles)  FM  Railroad 
160.16000    BM 123.0 PL NwHavenMOW2 New Haven Maintenance of Way 2 (CSQ on mobiles) / Power Dept, GCT Station Master's Office, Signal Control Desk.  FM  Railroad 
160.33500    BM 123.0 PL MNRR PkAvTun Park Avenue Tunnel Emergency  FMN  Railroad 
161.22000    BM MNRR PD Police (123.0Hz on mobiles only)  FMN  Law Dispatch 


Common Freight Carriers
Batten Kill Railroad (BKRR)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
152.33000    BM CSQ BattenKillRR Batten Kill Railroad  FM  Railroad 
160.90500    BM CSQ BattenKillRR Batten Kill Railroad  FM  Railroad 

Buffalo and Pittsburgh Railroad (BPRR)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.23000    BM BPRRRoadDisp Buffalo and Pittsburgh Road and Dispatcher  FM  Railroad 
160.53000    BM BPRR Yard Buffalo and Pittsburgh Yard  FM  Railroad 

Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
161.10000  WNYS701  BM CPR North Road and Dispatcher North of Central Bridge  FMN  Railroad 
161.47500  WNYS699  BM CPR South Road and Dispatcher South of Central Bridge  FMN  Railroad 
160.59000  WNYS700  BM CPR Kenwood Kenwood Yard  FMN  Railroad 

CSX Transportation (CSXT) Albany Division - Statewide

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.80000    BM CSX Road 1 CSX Road 1 - AAR 46  FMN  Railroad 
161.07000    BM CSX Road 2 CSX Road 2 - AAR 64  FMN  Railroad 
160.86000    BM CSX Road 3 CSX Road 3 - AAR 50  FMN  Railroad 
160.98000    BM CSX Road 4 CSX Road 4 - AAR 58  FMN  Railroad 
160.68000    BM CSX Police CSX Police - AAR 38  FMN  Law Dispatch 
160.87500    M CSX Police CSX Police - AAR 51  FMN  Law Dispatch 
161.13000    BM CSX MoW Maintenance of Way - AAR 68  FMN  Railroad 
160.78500    M CSX MoW Maintenance of Way (Systemwide) - AAR 45  FMN  Railroad 

CSX Transportation (CSXT) Albany Division - Subdivisions

CSX abolished the "NE" Dispatcher and split off the west end of the Mohawk Subdivision to create a new Syracuse Subdivision on January 24, 2011.  All Subdivisions formerly dispatched by NE are now ND but remain on existing Disp and Road channels. Mohawk Sub remains on existing channels but is now NC Dispatcher.

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.65000    BM BaldwinsvlDp Baldwinsville - ND Dispatch - AAR 36 (Road 2 - AAR 64)  FMN  Railroad 
160.95000    BM Belt Disp Belt - NG Dispatch - AAR 56 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 
160.56000    BM Berkshire Dp Berkshire - NB Dispatch - AAR 30 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 
160.95000    BM BuffaloTrm D Buffalo Terminal - NG Dispatch - AAR 56 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 
161.07000    BM Carman Disp Carman - NC Dispatch - AAR 64 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 
160.26000    BM Castleton Dp Castleton - NI Dispatch - AAR 10 (Road 4 - AAR 58)  FMN  Railroad 
160.89000    BM FairgroundsD Fairgrounds - ND Dispatch - AAR 52 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 
160.65000    BM Fulton Disp Fulton - ND Dispatch - AAR 36 (Road 2 - AAR 64)  FMN  Railroad 
161.34000    BM LakeshoreDp Lake Shore - IH Dispatch - AAR 82 (Road 3 - AAR 50)  FMN  Railroad 
160.95000    BM Lockport Dp Lockport - NG Dispatch - AAR 56 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 
160.89000    BM Mohawk Dp Mohawk - NC Dispatch - AAR 52 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 
160.65000    BM Montreal Dp Montreal - ND Dispatch - AAR 36 (Road 2 - AAR 64)  FMN  Railroad 
160.95000    BM Niagara Disp Niagara - NG Dispatch - AAR 56 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 
160.62000    BM Port Disp Port - NI Dispatch - AAR 34 (Road 4 - AAR 58)  FMN  Railroad 
160.62000    BM River Disp River - NI Dispatch - AAR 34 (Road 4 - AAR 58)  FMN  Railroad 
161.40000    BM Rochester Dp Rochester - NF Dispatch - AAR 86 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 
161.07000    BM Schodack Dp Schodack - NC Dispatch - AAR 64 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 
161.07000    BM Selkirk Disp Selkirk - NC Dispatch - AAR 64 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 
160.95000    BM Somerset Dp Somerset RR - NG Dispatch - AAR 56 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 
160.65000    BM St.LawrenceD St.Lawrence - ND Dispatch - AAR 36 (Road 2 - AAR 64)  FMN  Railroad 
160.89000    BM SyracuseDisp Syracuse - ND Dispatch - AAR 52 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 
161.40000    BM WestShore Dp West Shore - NF Dispatch - AAR 86 (Road 1 - AAR 46)  FMN  Railroad 

CSX Transportation (CSXT) Albany Division - Yards

161.280 is now used at several yard and industrial tracks in the Albany and Hudson area in the charge of the Selkirk Top End Yardmaster: West Albany, Schenectady GE, Troy Industrial, Port of Rensselaer, Claverack Industrial, and Lower Hudson

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.98000    BM Buffalo Trm Frontier Yard (tx / rx 58)  FMN  Railroad 
160.56000    BM Niagara SD Niagara Yard (tx / rx 30)  FMN  Railroad 
160.99500  KWQ621  BM OP/CW Yards Oak Point and Croton West Yards  FMN  Railroad 
161.49000    BM River SD N. Bergen Yard (tx / rx 92)  FMN  Railroad 
160.98000    BM RochesterSD Rochester Yard (tx / rx 58)  FMN  Railroad 
160.86000    BM Selkirk SD Selkirk Yard - Yardmaster (tx / rx 50)  FMN  Railroad 
160.33500    BM Selkirk PD1 Selkirk Yard - Pulldown 1 (tx 15 /rx 9)  FMN  Railroad 
160.24500    BM Selkirk PD2 Selkirk Yard - Pulldown 2 (tx 9 / rx 15)  FMN  Railroad 
160.44000    BM Selkirk PD3 Selkirk Yard - Pulldown 3 (tx 22 / rx 88)  FMN  Railroad 
161.43000    BM Selkirk PD4 Selkirk Yard - Pulldown 4 (tx 88 / rx 22)  FMN  Railroad 
160.74000    BM Selkirk SD Selkirk Yard - Top End Crews (tx / rx 42)  FMN  Railroad 
160.77000    BM Selkirk SD Selkirk Yard - East End Puller, Car Shop Crews (tx / rx 44)  FMN  Railroad 
160.92000    BM Selkirk SD Selkirk Yard - Hump Controller (tx / rx 54)  FMN  Railroad 
161.32500    BM Selkirk SD Selkirk Yard - Car Department (tx / rx 81)  FMN  Railroad 
161.46000    BM Selkirk SD Selkirk Yard - Fuel Plant Foreman (tx / rx 90)  FMN  Railroad 
161.28000  WNYG749  BM Selkirk TEYM Selkirk Top End Yardmaster  FMN  Railroad 
160.86000    BM Syracuse SD Dewitt Yard (tx / rx 50)  FMN  Railroad 

Finger Lakes Railway (FGLK)

Mobiletech Communications    
LTR Net    
FGLK operates on this system

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.74000    BM FGLK Road Finger Lakes Road  FM  Railroad 
161.52000    BM FGLK Yard Finger Lakes Yard  FM  Railroad 

Genesee Valley Transportation
  • Depew, Lancaster and Western Railroad (DLWR)
  • Falls Road Railroad (FRR)
  • Mohawk, Adirondack and Northern Railroad (MHWA)
Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
161.46000    RM GVT Dispatch Road, Dispatcher and Yard  FM  Railroad 
160.92000    BM GVT Genesee Valley Transportation  FM  Railroad 

Livonia, Avon and Lakeville Railroad (LAL)
  • B&H Rail Corporation
Mobiletech Communications    
LTR Net    
LA&L and B&H operate on this system

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.83000    BM LAL Road Livonia, Avon and Lakeville Road  FM  Railroad 

Middletown and New Jersey Railroad (MNJ)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.32000  WQJS827  B Operations Operations  FMN  Railroad 
160.65000  WQJS827  M Secondary Secondary  FMN  Railroad 

New York and Atlantic Railway (NYA)

Uses LIRR lines

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.23000    B NYA Base New York and Atlantic Railway - Base  FM  Railroad 
160.74000    B NYA Base New York and Atlantic Railway - Base  FM  Railroad 
161.10000    M NYA Mobile New York and Atlantic Railway - Mobile (low power)  FM  Railroad 
161.31000    M NYA Mobile New York and Atlantic Railway - Mobile  FM  Railroad 

New York and Lake Erie (NYLE)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.36500    BM CSQ NY & LE RR New York & Lake Erie RR  FM  Railroad 
160.92000    BM CSQ NY & LE RR New York & Lake Erie RR  FM  Railroad 
161.35500    BM CSQ NY & LE RR New York & Lake Erie RR  FM  Railroad 
161.40000    BM CSQ NY & LE RR New York & Lake Erie RR  FM  Railroad 

New York New Jersey Rail (NYNJ)

Rail-marine terminal in Brooklyn NY

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
156.65000    BM NYNJ Rail Marine Operations  FM  Business 
160.59000    BM NYNJ Rail Operations  FM  Railroad 

New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway (NYSW)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.48500    BM Road 1 South Road 1 - Southern Division  FM  Railroad 
160.62000    BM Road 2 North Road 2 - Northern Division - Dispatcher  FM  Railroad 
161.29500    BM Road3 N Crew Road 3 - Northern Division - Crew  FM  Railroad 
160.48500    BM N DivYrd MOW Northern Division - Yard/Crews/Maintenance-of-Way  FM  Railroad 

Norfolk Southern (NS)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.44000    BM Bison Yard Bison Yard (Buffalo)  FMN  Railroad 
160.80000    BM Cana-Bing Road and Disp Southern Tier Line Canaseraga - Binghamton  FMN  Railroad 
161.07000    BM Buff-Cana Road and Disp Southern Tier Line Buffalo - Canaseraga  FMN  Railroad 
161.07000    BM Corning Road and Disp Corning Secondary  FMN  Railroad 
161.25000    BM Buff-Erie Road and Disp Buffalo and Lake Erie Districts  FMN  Railroad 

Ontario Midland Railroad (OMID)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
161.37000    BM OMID RR Ontario Midland  FM  Railroad 

Rochester and Southern Railroad (RSR)
  • Dansville and Mount Morris Railroad (DMM)
  • Genesee and Wyoming Railroad (GNWR)
Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.77000    RM RSR RoadDisp Rochester and Southern Road and Dispatcher  FM  Railroad 
161.10000    BM RSRBrooksYrd Rochester and Southern Brooks Ave Yard  FM  Railroad 
160.50000    BM RSR SaltMine Rochester and Southern Hampton Corners Salt Mine  FM  Railroad 

Western New York and Pennsylvania Railroad (WNYP)

Mobiletech Communications    
LTR Net    
WNY&PA operates on this system

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.62000    BM WNYP RR Chautauqua County  FM  Railroad 


Heritage/Tourist Railways
Adirondack Scenic Railroad (ADIX)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.38000  WPGM852  RM ADIX Road Adirondack Scenic Road and Repeater  FM  Railroad 
160.44000  WPGM852  BM ADIX Adirondack Scenic General Use  FM  Railroad 

Catskill Mountain Railroad (CMRR)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.36500    BM CMRR Road Road  FM  Railroad 
160.53000    BM CMRR Yard MOW and Yard  FM  Railroad 

Delaware and Ulster Railroad (DURR)

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.42500    BM DURR Delaware and Ulster  FM  Railroad 
161.38500    BM DURR Delaware and Ulster  FM  Railroad 

Saratoga and North Creek Railroad (SNC)
  • Upper Hudson River Railroad
Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
160.78500  WQOR382  B SNC Dispatch Saratoga and North Creek Dispatcher  FMN  Railroad 
161.26500  WQOR382  M SNC Road Saratoga and North Creek Road  FMN  Railroad 


Private Carriers
South Brooklyn Railway (SBK)

Freight subsiduary of MTA/NYCTA in Brooklyn, NY

Frequency  License  Type  Tone  Alpha Tag  Description  Mode  Tag 
158.77500    BM SBK Railway Train to Dispatcher  FM  Railroad 
160.84500    BM SBK Railway Yard  FM  Railroad 
161.50500    BM SBK Railway Road and Dispatcher (MTA/NYCTA BMT)  FM  Railroad 


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