Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) (Wayne County)

Last Updated: October 16, 2023, 15:12 pm UTC
Gates A75-A78 usually push from Northeast Ground (119.45 MHz) instead of Ramp Control.


Detroit Metropolitan - Wayne County Airport (DTW)

Airport Operations
Michigan's Public Safety Communications System (MPSCS)
Project 25 Phase II
All airport maintenance and public safety operations use the MPSCS as their primary radio system. Unfortunately all of the public safety and security related communications are encrypted.
Delta Airlines - Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) (DMR)
DMR Motorola Connect Plus (TRBO)
Delta Airlines uses this mototrbo system for their primary radio operations.
FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
453.475WYS918 RM DTW Airport Ops1 Airport Operations FMN Public Works
453.450WYF956 RM DTW Airport Ops2 Operations (Base/FX1 - Data?) FMN Public Works
453.150KXL354 RM 82.5 PL DTW AirInfoDesk Metro Airport: Information Desks FMN Public Works

Note: more often than not, they only use 135.0 for west and 118.4 for east.

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
118.400 BM CSQ 3R/21L 27R Detroit Metro Runways 3 Right / 21 Left, 27 Right AM Aircraft
128.125 BM CSQ DTW 4R 22L Detroit Metro Runways 4 Right / 22 Left AM Aircraft
128.750 BM CSQ 3L/21R 27L Detroit Metro Runways 3 Left / 21 Right, 27 Left AM Aircraft
135.000 BM CSQ DTW 4L/22R Detroit Metro Runways 4 Left / 22 Right AM Aircraft
Ground Control
FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
121.800KJ2917 BM CSQ NW Ground Contrl Ground Control Northwest AM Aircraft
119.450KJ2917 BM CSQ NE Ground Contrl Ground Control Northeast sector AM Aircraft
132.725KJ2917 BM CSQ SE Sector Ground Ground Control Southwest sector AM Aircraft
119.250KJ2917 BM CSQ SE Ground Contr1 Ground Control Southeast sector AM Aircraft
130.150WQJL444 BM CSQ North Ramp 1 North Ramp Control 1 AM Aircraft
130.800WQJL444 BM CSQ North Ramp 2 North Ramp Control 2 AM Aircraft
120.650 BM CSQ Clearance delvry Clearance delivery AM Aircraft
121.125KGJ3 BM CSQ Concourse A S.E. Concourse A - Southeast AM Aircraft
123.675KGJ3 BM CSQ Concourse A N.E. Concourse A - Northeast AM Aircraft
127.825KGJ3 BM CSQ CNC B/C East Concourse B/C - East AM Aircraft
130.750KRH8 BM CSQ Concourse A West Concourse A - West AM Aircraft
Flight Services
FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
128.900KHD4 BM CSQ 3R De-Icing 3R De-Icing Pad AM Aircraft
131.050 BM CSQ 4R De-Icing 4R De-Icing Pad AM Aircraft
130.275 BM CSQ 21R De-Icing 21R De-Icing Pad AM Aircraft
130.975 BM CSQ 22L De-Icing 22L De-Icing Pad AM Aircraft
122.200 BM CSQ Lansing F.S.S. Lansing F.S.S. / Wx AM Aircraft
122.550 BM CSQ Lansing F.S.S. Lansing F.S.S. / Wx AM Aircraft
128.850WQUU419 BM AviatnRscALska Aviation Spectrum Resources - Alaska AM Aircraft
129.400KLP6 BM AviatnRscSanFran Aviation Spectrum Resources - San Francisco AM Aircraft
129.600KQC6 BM Aviaton Rsc ATL Aviation Spectrum Resources - Atlanta AM Aircraft
129.950WPJ5 BM CSQ Sig. FBO FS Signature Flight Support AM Aircraft
131.450KRG9 BM AviatonRsc ATL Aviation Spectrum Resources - Atlanta AM Aircraft
133.675 BM CSQ A.T.I.S. A.T.I.S. AM Aircraft
FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
132.025 BM CSQ Depart. East Departure to eastern gates (CAAVS/SCORR/MAARS/OCTAS/MOONN) AM Aircraft
125.525 BM CSQ Departure West Departure to western gates (ANNTS/RUZZL/HARWL/DUNKS/EARVN/PISTN/LAYNE) AM Aircraft
126.225 BM CSQ Feeder East Traffic from SPICA (NE gate) and WEEDA/GEMNI (SE gates) to final approach. AM Aircraft
124.975 BM CSQ Feeder West Traffic from POLAR (NW gate) and MIZAR (SW gate) to final approach. AM Aircraft
124.250 BM CSQ Feeder Third Traffic Third (Spare Frequency) AM Aircraft
125.150 BM CSQ Arrival East Arrivals East - Final Approach for 3R/21L arrivals (also 9L/27R) AM Aircraft
124.050 BM CSQ Arrival West Arrivals West - Final Approach for 4L/22R arrivals (also 9R/27L) AM Aircraft
123.900 BM CSQ Arrivals Spar 3 Arrivals Third - Final Approach for 4R/22L arrivals AM Aircraft
128.350 BM CSQ PMR 3R/21L Final Monitor for 3R/21L AM Aircraft
135.775 BM CSQ Final Mon 4R/22L Final Monitor for 4R/22L AM Aircraft
127.050 BM CSQ PMR 4L/22R Final Monitor for 4L/22R AM Aircraft
126.850 BM CSQ Class B City Air East VFR/Low/Satellite (Includes KDET, CYQG) AM Aircraft
134.300 BM CSQ ClassB JUNKR Southeast VFR/Low/Satellite (Includes KONZ, KTTF, KVLL, CYQG) AM Aircraft
118.950 BM CSQ ClassB CRUXX Southwest VFR/Low/Satellite (Includes KYIP, KARB) AM Aircraft
118.575 BM CSQ Discrete Sometimes used in emergencies AM Aircraft
123.025 BM CSQ Helo Unicom Helicopter Unicom AM Aircraft
127.500 BM CSQ Northwest Northwest VFR/Low/Satellite (Includes KPTK, KOZW, Y47) AM Aircraft
132.350 BM CSQ North North VFR/Low/Satellite AM Aircraft
Aviation - Airlines
FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
129.025KDW8 BM CSQ American Air American Airlines AM Business
129.200KXS9 BM CSQ Am. Air 129.2000 American Airlines AM Business
129.325 BM CSQ American American Airlines AM Business
130.250 BM CSQ American Air American Airlines AM Business
130.625 BM CSQ Amer.Air 130.625 American Airlines AM Business
131.250KRH8 BM CSQ Delta Gates Delta - Gate Metering AM Business
130.850WJO5 BM CSQ Delta Load Plan Delta - Load Planning AM Business
129.925KRH8 BM CSQ Delta Maintenace Delta - Maintenance AM Business
129.250WEM7 BM CSQ Delta Airlines Delta - Operations AM Business
128.825WRN6 BM CSQ Endeavor Air Endeavor Air d.b.a. - Operations AM Business
131.925KMW7 BM FedEx Ops FedEx Ops AM Business
131.625WQJI733 BM CSQ Frontier Air Frontier Airlines - Operations AM Business
129.250WEM7 BM CSQ Southwest Air Southwest Airlines AM Business
130.325KMU3 BM CSQ Spirit Airlines Spirit Airlines AM Business
129.425KTG4 BM CSQ UPS-Westrn Globl UPS - Western Global AM Business
131.400 BM CSQ United Air United Airlines AM Business
130.725WRCK662 BM CSQ United Express United Express AM Business
Aviation - Logistics
FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
464.525KB67713 RM 411 DPL Alaska Airlines Alaska Airlines FMN Business
460.775KSU331 RM 167.9 PL American Airline American Airlines FMN Business
460.800KKZ729 M American Airline American Airlines FMN Business
462.0125KSU331 M American Airline American Airlines FMN Business
462.250 RM Am.Air Logistics American Airlines FMN Business
463.4125KSU331 M American Airline American Airlines FMN Business
464.600WQQU989 RM CC 1
TG *
SL 1
American Airline American Airlines DMR Business
460.650WNZU812 RM Delta - Skywest Delta - Skywest Airlines FMN Business
460.825KQJ775 RM Delta Airlines Delta Airlines DMR Business
461.7125WQNP820 RM Delta Airlines Delta Airlines FMN Business
463.4625WQNP820 RM Delta Airlines Delta Airlines FMN Business
452.2375WPBQ962 RM Southwest Air Southwest Airlines FMN Business
463.6125WPBQ962 RM 192.8 PL SouthWestAirline Southwest Airlines FMN Business
464.2125KB67713 RM 411 DPL Spirit-AlaskaAir Spirit Airlines - Alaska Airlines FMN Business
460.725WRYF412 RM 203.5 PL UAL Logistics United Airlines FMN Aircraft
465.650KGQ915 M United Airliines United Airlines FMN Business
465.675KGQ915 M UAL Logistic United Airlines FMN Business
462.1875WQUA266 RM CC 1
TG 1
SL 2
JetBlue JetBlue Airways DMR Business
Military Ops
FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
259.600 BM Air-Evac Air-Evac AM Aircraft
287.100 BM Tower UHF Tower - East/West AM Aircraft
348.300 BM App/Depart (N/S) North/South - Arrival - Departure AM Military
363.200 BM E-W Arrival-Depr East/West - Arrival - Departure AM Aircraft
Federal Government
Michigan's Public Safety Communications System (MPSCS)
Project 25 Phase II
Many of the federal agencies at Metro Airport also use the MPSCS TRS.
FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
170.1625 RM 001 NAC CBP DTW Customs and Border Protection P25 Federal
172.900 BM 001 NAC TSA DTW Transportation Security Administration (TSA) P25 Federal
Support Services

 WQKY923 Has Mototrbo Emissions

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
152.960KNIB353 BM 127.3 PL ASIG 1 Aircraft Service International 1 FMN Business
159.975KNIB353 RM 127.3 PL ASIG 2 Aircraft Service International 2 FMN Business
151.685WQKY923 RM 203.5 PL Prospect 1 Prospect Airport Services - Secondary (Wheelchairs) [Ch 1] FMN Business
153.035WQKY923 RM 74.4 PL Prospect 2 Prospect Airport Services - Dispatch (Wheelchairs) [Ch 2] FMN Business
460.825WNLQ441 RM CC 0
TG *
SL 1
ATS 1 UA Airport Terminal Services (ATS) Ch. 1 UA DMR Business
460.825WNLQ441 RM CC 0
TG *
SL 2
ATS 2 Other Airport Terminal Services (ATS) Ch. 2 Other DMR Business
465.825WNLQ441 M CC 1
TG *
SL 1
ATS 2 Simplex Airport Terminal Services (ATS) Ch. 2 Simplex DMR Business
Supporting Businesses

WPUK357, WQSK309, WQCJ796 Has Mototrbo emmissions

FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
44.460WQCJ796 BM 127.3 PL Air Park Shuttle Airlines Parking Shuttles FM Business
424.925WQCJ796 RM AirPark Shuttles Airlines Parking Shuttles DMR Business
451.5875WQSK309 M ASIG B6 ASIG B6 Ramp OPS FMN Business
457.6875WQSK309 M ASIG Ch 5 ASIG UHF CHANNEL 5 FMN Business
452.6875WQSK309 M ASIG Ch. 3 ASIG UHF CHANNEL 3 FMN Business
456.5875WQSK309 M ASIG UHF Ch4 ASIG UHF CHANNEL 4 FMN Business
463.775WQPU429 RM 151.4 PL DTG Ops DTG Operations FMN Business
461.600WQEF736 RM 306 DPL Enterprise Enterprise Rent-a-Car - Shuttle Buses FMN Business
452.2625WQYY363 RM 311 DPL Park and Go Park and Go FMN Business
152.315KNIB353 BM 118.8 PL Signature FlSupt Signature Flight Support: Taxi Service FMN Business
152.345KNIB353 BM 173.8 PL Signature FlSupt Signature Flight Support FMN Business
452.4875WPUK357 RM 565 DPL Sky Chefs Sky Chefs FMN Business
452.300WPRS338 RM 123.0 PL Swissport F2 Swissport Fueling Services Ch2 FMN Business
457.625WPRS338 BM 123.0 PL Swissport F4 Swissport Fueling Services Ch4 FMN Business