National Interagency Fire Center / National Incident Radio Support Cache

Subcategory: Air Command

Unique DB ID: 13034

168.650 uses PL 110.9 on both transmit and receive, 168.625 uses 110.9 PL on transmit only. Other channels may use various PL tones as defined during an incident.

National Air Guard is also used as an emergency channel for aircraft and ground crews. On all fires with a Type I and Type II incident management team assigned programming this frequency is mandatory in the last channel (usually Channel 16) of all fireground radios. National Air Tactics can be used for both air-to-air and air-to-ground communications.

Subcategory Location Data

Latitude: 39.48900 Longitude: -117.98700 Range: 2700 Type: Defined Coverage


FrequencyLicenseTypeToneAlpha TagDescriptionModeTag
168.650 BM 110.9 PL NIFC Nat FF Flight Following FMN Fire-Tac
166.6125 BM CSQ Natl Air 1 National Air Tactics 1 FMN Fire-Tac
167.950 BM CSQ Natl Air 2 National Air Tactics 2 FMN Fire-Tac
168.400 BM CSQ Natl Air 3 National Air Tactics 3 FMN Fire-Tac
168.625 BM CSQ Air Guard National Air Guard FMN Fire-Tac
169.150 BM CSQ Natl Air 4 National Air Tactics 4 FMN Fire-Tac
169.200 BM CSQ Natl Air 5 National Air Tactics 5 FMN Fire-Tac