American Disaster Shortwave Radio Frequencies


Shared Resources (SHARES) Coordination Net (SCN)

Federal, State & Local government agencies nationwide.
5236.0       Channel 1  SCN Voice Net
14396.5      Channel 2  SCN Voice Net
4490.0       Channel 3  SCN ALE Net
5711.0       Channel 4  SCN ALE Net  
9106.0       Channel 5  SCN ALE Net  
11217.0      Channel 6  SCN ALE Net  
15094.0      Channel 7  SCN ALE Net 
17487.0      Channel 8  SCN ALE STI Net
6800.0       Channel 9  SCN BBS Net
13242.0      Channel 10 SCN BBS Net
10586.5      Channel XF

Operation Secure (USB)
2326 2411 2414 2419 2422 2439 2463 2466 2471 2474 2487 2511 2535
2569 2587 2801 2804 2812 5135 5140 5167 5192 5195 7477 7480 7802 
7805 7932 kHz

American Red Cross (USB)
2081 3170 5135 5140 6858 7549 7697 kHz

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

All frequencies in kHz (mode USB and LSB)

Frequency 1         2320
Frequency 2         2360
Frequency 3         2377 
Frequency 4         2445
Frequency 5/ALE     2658
Frequency 6/ALE     3341 
Frequency 7         3379
Frequency 8         3388
Frequency 9         4603 
Frequency 10        4780
Frequency 11        5211 
Frequency 12        5378 
Frequency 13        5402
Frequency 14        5821
Frequency 15        5961
Frequency 16/ALE    6049
Frequency 17        6106
Frequency 18        6108
Frequency 19        6151
Frequency 20        6176
Frequency 21/ALE    6809
Frequency 22/ALE    7348
Frequency 23        7428
Frequency 24/ALE    9462 
Frequency 24/ALE    10194
Frequency 26        11108
Frequency 28        11721
Frequency 29        11801
Frequency 30        11957 
Frequency 33        12129
Frequency 34        12216
Frequency 36/ALE    13446
Frequency 37/ALE    13935
Frequency 38        13894
Frequency 39        14567
Frequency 40        13783
Frequency 41        14450 
Frequency 42        14776
Frequency 43        14836
Frequency 44/ALE    14885
Frequency 45        14899
Frequency 46        14908
Frequency 47        14872
Frequency 48        13956
Frequency 49        15840
Frequency 50        15708
Frequency 51/ALE    16201
Frequency 52        16238
Frequency 53/ALE    17519
Frequency 54        18483
Frequency 55        18744
Frequency 56        20361
Frequency 57/ALE    19969
Frequency 58        20027
Frequency 59        20063
Frequency 60/ALE    21866
Frequency 61        21919
Frequency 62/ALE    22983
Frequency 63        23028 
Frequency 64        23390
Frequency 65        23451
Frequency 66        23550
Frequency 67        23814
Frequency 68        24008
Frequency 69        24282 
Frequency 70        24526
Frequency 70/ALE    24819

Air Force Global HF System (GHFS)

4724, 6712, 6739, 8992, 11175, 13200, 15016

Andersen AB, Guam (Voice call Guam) 
Andrews AFB, MD (Voice call Andrews Global) Discrete Frequency: 18015 
Ascension Island (Voice call Ascension) Discrete Frequency: 11226 
Croughton AB, UK (Voice call Croughton) Discrete Frequencies: 8032, 11226, 11271 
Hickam AFB, HI (Voice call Hickam) Discrete Frequencies: 11181, 13242 
Lajes AB, Azores (Voice call Lajes): 4724, 6712, 9025, 11181, 13212, 15016, Discrete Frequency: 11271 
Sigonella Naval Station. Italy (Voice call Sigonella): 4709 6724 9007, 11271 15038 

U.S. Army Mars Emergency Network
7403.5 kHz USB 13997.5 kHz USB 13510.0 kHz USB

U.S. Navy
FACSFAC Jacksonville, FL 3166.0, 11252.0 kHz (USB) (Sealord)
FACSFAC Virginia Capes, VA 4372.0, 6712.0, 8967.0 kHz (USB) (Giant Killer)
Link 11 Voice Coordination Net /Southeast Coast 4070, 7653, 9005.4, 9023, 11114.5 kHz (USB)

VOA'S Expanded Arabic Short Wave Transmissions
Time is UTC        Frequencies
0400-0600          56965, 7255, 9865, 11670, 15380
0730-0830          9660, 9715, 9765, 11805, 11820, 11995, 15205, 15355, 17685
1100-1130          15355, 15515, 17685
1400-1430          9825, 15495
1500-1530          9825, 13755, 15495
1600-1630          9825, 13755, 15495
1700-1800          6040, 7105, 11690
1800-1900          6040, 7105, 9505, 11750, 11825, 15545
1900-2000          6040, 7105, 9505, 11750, 11825, 15545
2000-2100          6040, 6160, 7105, 9505, 9620, 11825, 11895, 15545
 
Afghanistan
Frequency highly variable from 7082 to 7089 kHz. Regional languages, as well as 
English have been include for this clandestine.

Time is UTC
0100-0215          Pashto daily
0215-0245          Dari daily
1500-1530          Unknown daily
1530-1545          English daily
1545-1600          Arabic daily
1600-1615          Turkmen daily
1615-1630          Uzbek daily
1630-1650          Urdu daily
1650-1710          Russian daily

Algeria
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
1900-2000          Spanish daily                 11715, 15160

Egypt
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
0030-0430          Arabic daily                  9900
0045-0200          Spanish daily                 9475, 9740, 11715
1015-1215          Arabic daily                  17745
1100-1130          Arabic daily                  17800
1300-1600          Arabic daily                  15220
1320-1450          Indonesian daily              17665
1500-1600          Hindi daily                   17690
1500-1600          Russian daily                 9730
1600-1800          Turkish daily                 6230
1800-1900          Italian daily                 9988
1900-2000          German daily                  9990
2000-2200          Arabic daily                  11990
2000-2115          French daily                  9990
2030-2230          French daily                  15335
2215-2330          Portuguese daily              15420
2330-0045          Arabic daily                  15590, 17770

India
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
0315-0415          Hindi daily                   13695, 15075, 15185, 17715
0430-0530          Hindi daily                   15075, 15185, 17715
0430-0530          Arabic daily                  13620, 15780, 17845
0845-0945          Indonesian daily              15775, 15780, 17485
1615-1715          Russian daily                 11620, 15140
1615-1730          Hindi daily                   7410, 9950, 13770, 17670
1730-1945          Arabic daily                  9910, 13620
1945-2030          French daily                  9910, 13750
1945-2045          Hindi daily                   7410, 9950
2300-2359          Hindi daily                   9910, 11740

Indonesia
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
0030-0100          Spanish daily                 9525, 11785
0200-0300          Indonesia daily               9525, 11785
0300-0400          Arabic daily                  9525, 11785
1200-1300          Indonesian daily              9525
1730-1800          Spanish daily                 15150
1800-1900          German daily                  15150
1900-2000          Indonesian daily              15150

Iran
Time is UTC
0000-2359          Arabic daily global           Frequency
0000-0130          Arabic daily                  6020, 7115, 9705, 11710
0130-0230          Arabic daily                  7115
0230-0330          Arabic daily                  7115, 9640, 9895, 15545
0330-0430          Arabic daily                  7155, 7290, 9640, 9895, 13670, 15545
0330-0430          Arabic daily                  7250, 9610 
0430-0530          Arabic daily                  9895, 13670, 15545
0530-0630          Arabic daily                  9895, 15125, 15545
0630-0930          Arabic daily                  15125, 15545
0930-1030          Arabic daily                  15125, 15150, 15545, 17550, 21460, 21545
1030-1130          Arabic daily                  13675, 15125, 15545, 17550, 21460, 21545
1130-1230          Arabic daily                  13675, 15125, 15545, 17550, 21460, 21545
1230-1330          Arabic daily                  15125, 15545
1330-1530          Arabic daily                  9860, 13675, 15125, 15545
1530-1630          Arabic daily                  9860, 15545
1630-1700          Arabic daily                  6065, 6200, 9860, 13800
1700-1830          Arabic daily                  6020, 6200, 9860, 13800
1830-2130          Arabic daily                  6020, 6065, 6200, 7115, 9860, 13800
2130-2359          Arabic daily                  6020, 7115, 11710
0000-0030          French daily                  9022, 9560, 11970
0030-0130          Spanish daily                 9515, 9655, 13755
0130-0230          Spanish daily                 9560, 9655, 9810, 13755
0230-0300          Hindi daily                   15165, 17635
0230-0330          Spanish daily                 13730
0430-0600          Turkish daily                 15260, 15365
0530-0630          Spanish daily                 17590, 17785
0630-0700          French daily                  17570, 17590, 21645
0630-0730          Italian daily                 9022, 15084, 17560
0730-0830          German daily                  15084, 17590
1200-1300          Italian daily                 15084, 15235, 17605
1400-1500          Russian daily                 11960, 15190, 15290
1500-1530          Hindi daily                   7180, 9720, 11710, 11775
1530-1630          Russian daily                 9740, 9755, 11675, 11705, 11820, 11925, 13635
1600-1730          Turkish daily                 7165, 9022, 9550
1730-1830          Russian daily                 6140, 7115, 7205, 7305
1730-1830          German daily                  9022, 11765, 13665
1830-1930          French daily                  9022, 11765, 11880, 13665, 11880, 13665, 13700
1930-2030          Russian daily                 6045, 7125, 7230, 9905
1930-2000          Italian daily                 7295, 11765
2030-2130          Spanish daily                 9022, 11765
2330-2359          French daily                  9022, 9560

Iraq
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
0100-0200          Arabic daily                  11785
0200-0230          German daily                  11785
0230-0300          French daily                  11785
1900-2000          Arabic daily                  11785
1900-2100          Turkish daily                 11785

Israel
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
0300-2115          Arabic daily                  5915, 9815
0500-0515          French daily                  15640, 17545
1000-1030          French daily                  15640, 17545
1500-1525          Spanish (Sat)                 15640, 17545, 17705
1530-1555          French daily                  11605, 15640, 21670

Kuwait
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
0800-1000          Persian daily                 9750
1600-1800          Urdu daily                    15110

Sultanate of Oman
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
0000-0100          Arabic daily                  9760
0100-0200          Arabic daily                  7235
0200-0300          Arabic daily                  6085, 7235
0300-0400          Arabic daily                  6085
0400-0600          Arabic daily                  9515, 15355
0600-1000          Arabic daily                  13640, 17630
1000-1400          Arabic daily                  13640
1400-1500          Arabic daily                  15375
1500-1800          Arabic daily                  15140, 15375
1800-2000          Arabic daily                  6190, 15355
2000-2200          Arabic daily                  6085, 9735
2200-2300          Arabic daily                  9735
2300-2359          Arabic daily                  9760

Pakistan
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
0045-0215          Urdu daily                    15485, 17895
0200-0245          Hindi daily                   11650, 15455
0500-0700          Urdu daily                    15180, 17825, 21460
0800-1105          Urdu daily                    17520, 216465
0900-0930          Indonesian daily              15625, 17660
1030-1115          Hindi daily                   15625, 17655
1330-1530          Urdu daily                    11570, 15100
1430-1515          Russian daily                 7375, 9395
1630-1700          Turkish daily                 13590, 15725
1700-1900          Urdu daily                    11570, 15335
1745-1830          Arabic daily                  13590, 15725
1930-2000          French daily                  11570, 15335
2300-2359          Urdu daily                    9800 

Qatar
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
0245-2130          Arabic daily                  9570
0245-0700          Arabic daily                  9695, 9700
0700-1300          Arabic daily                  11710, 11865
1300-1700          Arabic daily                  11655, 11660
1700-2130          Arabic daily                  7110, 9525

Saudi Arabia
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
0400-0600          Turkish daily                 15275
0800-1000          French daily                  21600
1000-1200          Indonesian daily              21670
1400-1500          French daily                  21600

Holy Koran Radio
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
0300-0600          Arabic daily                  9675, 9715
0600-0800          Arabic daily                  9715, 11818, 15380, 17895
0800-0900          Arabic daily                  17895
0900-1200          Arabic daily                  11935, 17615, 21495
1200-1400          Arabic daily                  15380, 17895, 21600
1400-1500          Arabic daily                  17760, 17895
1500-1600          Arabic daily                  13690, 17760
1600-1800          Arabic daily                  11710, 13690, 15205, 17560
1800-2100          Arabic daily                  11935, 11950, 15230
2100-2300          Arabic daily                  11820, 11935, 15230

Syria
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
1600-1700          Turkish daily                 12085
1700-1800          Russian daily                 13610
1805-1905          German daily                  12085, 13610
1905-2005          French daily                  12085, 13610
2215-2315          Arabic daily                  12085, 13610
2315-0015          Spanish daily                 12085, 13610

United Arab Emirates
Time is UTC                                      Frequency
0230-0350          Arabic daily                  12005, 13675, 15400
0430-0530          Arabic daily                  15435, 17830, 21700
0600-1030          Arabic daily                  13675, 15395, 21605
1030-1150          Arabic daily                  13675, 15395, 21605
1200-1330          Arabic daily                  13630, 13675, 15395, 21605
1330-1350          Arabic daily                  13630, 13675, 15395, 21605
1400-1600          Arabic daily                  13630, 13675, 15395, 21605
1635-2100          Arabic daily                  11950, 13630, 13675, 15395

Voice of America

English to Europe, Middle East and North Africa
0000-0030 UTC  1260, 1548
0100-0300 UTC  1548 
0400-0430 UTC  792, 9530, 11965, 15205
0430-0500 UTC  9530, 11965, 15205
0500-0530 UTC  792, 1197, 9530, 11965, 15205
0530-0600 UTC  792, 9530, 11965, 15205,
0600-0700 UTC  792, 1197, 1260, 9530, 9680, 11805, 11965, 15205
0700-1400 UTC  1197 
1400-1500 UTC  1197, 1548, 15255 
1500-1530 UTC  1260, 1548, 9700, 15205, 15255
1530-1600 UTC  1197, 1260, 1548, 9700, 15205, 15255
1600-1700 UTC  1260, 1548, 9700, 15205, 15255
1700-1730 UTC  9700, 9760, 15255
1730-1800 UTC  1197, 9700, 9760, 15255
1800-1830 UTC  1197, 9760, 9770
1830-1900 UTC  792, 9760, 9770
1900-2000 UTC  6160, 9760, 9770
2000-2030 UTC  1197, 6095, 9760, 9770
2030-2100 UTC  1197, 6095, 9760, 9770 
2100-2200 UTC  1260, 1548, 6040, 6095, 9530, 9760
2200-2230 UTC  1548
2230-2400 UTC  1260, 1548 

English to Africa

0300-0330 UTC  909, 1530, 5855, 6080, 7105, 7275, 7290, 7340, 9575, 9885, 17895
0330-0400 UTC  909, 1530, 5855, 6080, 7105, 7275, 7290, 9575, 9885, 17895
0400-0430 UTC  909, 1530, 4960, 5855, 6080, 7275, 7290, 9575, 9885, 17895
0430-0500 UTC  909, 4960, 5855, 6080, 7275, 7290, 9575, 17895
0500-0600 UTC  909, 5970, 6035, 6080, 7195, 12080, 13670
0600-0630 UTC  909, 1530, 5970, 6035, 6080, 7195, 11995, 12080, 13670
0630-0700 UTC  909, 1530, 5970, 6035, 6080, 7195, 11995, 12080, 13670
1600-1700 UTC  909, 1530, 6035, 13605, 13710, 15225, 15410
1700-1730 UTC  909, 11920, 12040, 15240, 15445, 17895
1730-1800 UTC  909, 15410, 15455, 17895
1800-1830 UTC  909, 6035, 7415, 11975, 15410, 15580, 17895
1830-1900 UTC  909, 6035, 7415, 11690, 11975, 13730, 15410, 15525, 15580, 17895
1900-2000 UTC  909, 4950, 6035, 7375, 7415, 11975, 15410, 15445, 15580
2000-2030 UTC  909, 1530, 4950, 6035, 7375, 7415, 11855, 11975, 15410, 15445, 15580, 17745, 17895
2030-2100 UTC  909, 1530, 4950, 6035, 7375, 7415, 11975, 15410, 15445, 15580, 17745, 17895 
2100-2200 UTC  909, 1530, 6035, 7375, 7415, 11975, 15410, 15445, 15580, 17895
2200-2230 UTC  909, 1530, 6035, 7340, 7375, 7415, 11975 

English to Caribbean and Latin America

0000-0100 UTC  5995, 6130, 7405, 9455, 9775, 11695, 13740
0100-0130 UTC  5995, 6130, 7405, 9455, 9775, 13740
0130-0200 UTC  5995, 6130, 9455 
0200-0400 UTC  1530, 1580 
0400-0500 UTC  1530, 1580 
1000-1100 UTC  6165, 7370, 9590

English to Far East Asia, South Asia and Oceania 

0000-0030 UTC  1575, 7215, 9770, 11760, 15185, 15290, 17740, 17820
0100-0300 UTC  7115, 9635, 11705, 11725, 11820, 13650, 15250, 17740, 17820
0800-1000 UTC  11930, 13610, 15150
1000-1100 UTC  9770, 15240, 15425
1100-1130 UTC  1575, 6160, 9645, 9760, 9770, 15160, 15240, 15425
1130-1200 UTC  6160, 9645, 9760, 9770, 15160, 15240, 15425
1200-1230 UTC  1143, 6160, 9645, 9760, 15160, 15240, 15425
1230-1300 UTC  6160, 9645, 9760, 15160, 15240, 15425
1300-1400 UTC  6160, 9645, 9760, 15160, 15425
1400-1500 UTC  1143, 6160, 7125, 9645, 9760, 15160, 15425
1500-1600 UTC  7125, 9645
1600-1700 UTC  6160, 7125, 9645, 9760
1700-1800 UTC  1143, 1575, 5990, 6045, 6160, 7125, 7215, 9550, 9645, 9770, 9785
1900-2000 UTC  9525, 11805, 15180
2100-2200 UTC  9705, 11870, 15185, 17740, 17820
2200-2230 UTC  7215, 9705, 9770, 11760, 15185, 15290, 15305, 17740, 17820
2230-2400 UTC  1575, 7215, 9705, 9770, 11760, 15185, 15290, 15305, 17740, 17820 

English Border Crossings

1900-2000 UTC 9550, 9840, 11780, 11970, 12015, 13725, 15235

English-Special

0030-0100 UTC  1548, 1575, 7215, 9770, 11760, 15185, 15290, 17740, 17820
0130-0200 UTC  (Caribbean and Latin America) 7405, 9775, 13740
1500-1530 UTC  (Asia) 1575, 6160, 9590, 9760, 9845, 12040, 15550 
1530-1600 UTC  (Asia) 1575, 6160, 9590, 9760, 9845, 12040, 15550
1600-1700 UTC  (Africa) 13600, 15445, 17895
1900-1930 UTC  (Middle East and Asia) 1197, 7260, 9680, 13690
1930-2000 UTC  (Middle East and Asia) 1197, 7260, 9680, 13690
2030-2100 UTC  (Europe) 1197
2300-2330 UTC  (East & South Asia) 7190, 7200, 9545, 11925, 13775
2330-2400 UTC  (East & South Asia) 7190, 7200, 7225, 7260, 9545, 11805, 11925, 13735, 13775, 15205 


Kabul International airport
HF Frequencies
3467, 5658, 6547, 10018, 2966, 4132, 6828.5, 7318

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