Tactical Air Navigation System (TACAN)

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Tactical Air Navigation System
TACAN.png
Frequencies 962 MHz,1213 MHz
Frequency Range 1023 MHz - 1152 MHz
Mode
Modulation
ACF
Emission Designator
Location Worldwide
Short Description Radionavigation system primarily used by military aircraft.
I/Q Raw Recording
Audio Sample

Frequencies[edit]

  • TACAN operates in the UHFUltra High Frequency (300-3000 MHz) aeronautical band with 126 two-way channels in the operational mode (X or Y) for 252 total
  • Air-to-ground DME frequencies are in the 1025 to 1150 MHzMegaHertz (MHz) 10^6 Hz range
  • Ground-to-air frequencies are in the 962 to 1213 MHzMegaHertz (MHz) 10^6 Hz range