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Association of American Railroads Radio Frequencies



    The Association of American Railroads has been assigned 96 radio frequencies in the VHF band for use by the various railroad in the US and Canada. These frequencies are in the range of 159.810 megahertz though 161.565 megahertz. Channels are assigned in 15 kilohertz (.015 Mhz) increments. The first five (channels 2 through 6) are reserved for railroad use in Canada. In the US most of those channels (3 through 6) are used for truck operations. The list below shows the radio frequency for each of the AAR channel numbers in three columns. This list is also available in a tab delimited file.

Ch #Freq. Ch #Freq. Ch #Freq.
02159.81034160.62066161.100
03159.93035160.63567161.115
04160.05036160.65068161.130
05160.18537160.66569161.145
06160.20038160.68070161.160
07160.21539160.69571161.175
08160.23040160.71072161.190
09160.24541160.72573161.205
10160.26042160.74074161.220
11160.27543160.75575161.235
12160.29044160.77076161.250
13160.30545160.78577161.265
14160.32046160.80078161.280
15160.33547160.81579161.295
16160.35048160.83080161.310
17160.36549160.84581161.325
18160.38050160.86082161.340
19160.39551160.87583161.355
20160.41052160.89084161.370
21160.42553160.90585161.385
22160.44054160.92086161.400
23160.45555160.93587161.415
24160.47056160.95088161.430
25160.48557160.96589161.445
26160.50058160.98090161.460
27160.51559160.99591161.475
28160.53060161.01092161.490
29160.54561161.02593161.505
30160.56062161.04094161.520
31160.57563161.05595161.535
32160.59064161.07096161.550
33160.60565161.08597161.565

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