Goto Section: 80.365 | 80.369 | Table of Contents
Revised as of September 1, 2021
Goto Year:2020 |
§ 80.367 General uses—radiotelephony.
(a) Ship stations communicating with foreign coast stations may operate
on any frequency designated by that coast station.
(b) Radiotelephony stations communicating with a Government station may
transmit on a Government frequency when authorized to do so by the
Government station or agency if the emission, bandwidth and frequency
tolerance of the maritime station are within the same limits as the
(c) Frequencies assigned to Government radio stations are assignable to
non-Government maritime stations for radiotelephony communications with
other non-Government stations in connection with activities performed
in coordination with or on behalf of the Government.
(d) Frequencies in the 2000-27500 kHz band will be authorized only to
ship stations that in addition are authorized to use frequencies in the
156-162 MHz band.
(e) Frequencies in the 2000-2850 kHz band will be authorized to private
coast stations that in addition are authorized to use frequencies in
the 156-162 MHz band.
(f) Ship and coast stations authorized to use frequencies in both the
2000-27500 kHz and 156-162 MHz bands must not use frequencies in the
2000-27500 kHz band for communications with any other station which is
within the VHF service range.
(g) Coast and ship station radiotelephone working frequencies are
available for DSC general purpose calling under the provisions of
(h) Digital selective calling techniques are not authorized on the
frequencies 2182 kHz or 156.800 MHz.
Goto Section: 80.365 | 80.369
Goto Year: 2020 |
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