Massachusetts Military Reservation

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Joint Base Cape Cod is located in the towns of Sandwich, Mashpee and Falmouth on Cape Cod. It includes the following military facilities:

  • Massachusetts Military Reservation (MMR)
  • Camp Edwards (Army National Guard training facility)
  • Cape Cod Air Force Station (USAF PAVE PAWS Radar facility)
  • Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod
  • Otis Air National Guard Base (former home of 102nd Fighter Wing, deactivated and aircraft transferred to 104th FW at Barnes ANGB in 2007)
  • Significant pollution clean up efforts are also ongoing at the base (See LTR Systems Page for Talkgroups, many of the clean up companies use this system).
  • JBCC official web site


Mass. Air National Guard - Otis Air National Guard Base

  • MA ANG 102nd Intelligence Wing
  • 102nd IW official site
  • Mass ANG 253rd Combat Communications Group
  • Mass ANG 267th Combat Communications Squadron
  • 102nd Fighter Wing deactivated in 2007; F-15 fighter jets transferred to MA ANG 104th FW Barnes ANGB
  • Airfield now controlled by USCG Air Station Cape Cod; Air traffic control frequencies listed in that section below.
  • Many of the frequencies below may be inactive; confirmations requested!


Frequency Type Tone Comments Confirmation Date
138.1250 S NAC ? MA ANG Base Ops Inactive?
148.5150 S NAC ? MA ANG 102nd FW Scramble Inactive?
148.2625 S NAC ? MA ANG Undetermined Use 2004
149.5000 S NAC ? MA ANG Maintenance B 2004
149.5875 S N104 MA ANG Ramp Control 2004
149.7375 S N104 MA ANG Undetermined Use 2004
150.1500 S NAC ? MA ANG 102nd FW Operations Inactive?
150.3150 S N104 MA ANG Medical/Phone Patch 2011.08.27
150.7875 S NAC ? MA ANG Possible Refueling Net 2007.12.21
163.5125 S N104 MA ANG Maintenance B 2005
165.5375 S NAC ? MA ANG Security Ch 2 2004
165.1125 S ? MA ANG Civil Eng/Motor Pool 2004
165.1375 S N104 JBCC Security Ch ? ENC./Contract Security at Gates 2019.08.01 jeffkett
167.1125 S N104 MA ANG Ramp Control 2009.03.24
173.5875 R N104 JBCC Security Mixed Clear/ENC./Contract Security at Gates 2020.11.04 JBP
372.2000 S AM MA ANG Base Ops 2009 FIH


Mass. Army National Guard - Camp Edwards

  • MA ARNG Training Facility (also used by ARNG units from other states)
  • MA ARNG 3rd Battalion, 126th Aviation/A Co. UH-60 Helicopters Callsign: ARMY COPTER #####, BOSOX ##
  • Confirmation of activity on any frequency is appreciated!


Frequency Type Tone Comments Confirmation Date
30.4500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Helo Training
36.3000 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Skywatch
36.5000 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Helo Training
36.6000 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Helo Training
38.0500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Control Channel 2
38.7000 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Helo Training
38.7500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range Command
38.8500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range Command
40.4000 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range Alternate
42.0000 S 150.0 (151.4) MA ARNG Helo Tactical Older-inactive?
50.0500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range Helo Approach
51.0000 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range Helo Tactical
51.1500 S 150.0 (151.4) MA ARNG YANKEE OPS FM (HH-60 Helos) Inactive?
51.7500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range
51.8500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range
51.9500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range
52.1500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range
52.2500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range
52.3500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range
52.4500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range
52.5500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range
52.6500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range Alt/Flight Coordination
52.7500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range
52.8500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range
52.9500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range Control Alternate
53.8000 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range Skywatch 1
53.8500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Range Skywatch 2
53.9000 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Helo Ground Primary
53.9500 S 150.0 (151.4) Camp Edwards Helo Ground Secondary
122.8500 S AM MA ARNG YANKEE OPS (HH-60 Helos) 2014.01.12 jeffkett
123.4500 S AM MA ARNG Helo Tactical
138.5000 S AM MA ARNG YANKEE OPS (HH-60 Helos) 2009 FIH
138.8750 S CSQ Camp Edwards Convoy Command
139.3000 S 110.9 Camp Edwards Range Control and Security 2012.03.22 ecps92
141.0500 S ? Camp Edwards Security (inactive?)
141.2000 S ? Camp Edwards Fuel/Food Service (inactive?)
141.2400 S 110.9 Camp Edwards MP Station
141.3750 S ? Camp Edwards Range Control F6 (inactive?)
142.9750 S 110.9 Camp Edwards MP Station
143.4000 S 110.9 Camp Edwards Range Control and Security
148.6000 S CSQ Camp Edwards Skywatch VHF Primary
149.3250 S 131.8 Range Control 2020.04.07 Scott
242.2000 S AM MA ARNG Helo Tactical
244.2000 S AM MA ARNG Helo Tactical
245.5000 S AM MA ARNG Helo Tactical
356.4500 S AM Camp Edwards Skywatch UHF Primary


Mass Army National Guard 3/126th Aviation Freq Chart/Card

  • From MA ARNG UH-60 Blackhawk of the A-Co 3/126th AVN (Otis/Camp Edwards)
  • Please note: List posted to SNE in 2008. Known changes since then shown in comments.
  • Updates from Open House Photo [2012.09]


FM Operations


Frequency Type Tone Ch. # / Name Notes Confirmation/ReConfirmations
46.8500 S 150.0 (151.4) 1 Yankee Ops MA ARNG Otis / Camp Edwards 2021.06.15 jeffkett
38.5000 S 150.0 (151.4) 2 Range Control Camp Edwards 2021.06.15 jeffkett
46.7500 S 150.0 (151.4) 3 Westfield Ops MA ARNG Barnes 2020.07.01 NIGHTHAWK01
41.0000 S 150.0 (151.4) 4 Albany Ops NY ARNG 2011
49.7000 S 150.0 (151.4) 5 LADON Ops RI ARNG Quonset - Replaced by 36.8000 Mhz
Still in MA-ArNG UH-60's

2012.10
36.8000 S 150.0 (151.4) 5 LADON Ops RI ARNG Quonset See Rhode Island Military for confirmations
32.1000 S 150.0 (151.4) 6 Concord Ops NH ARNG See New Hampshire Military for confirmations


VHF Presets


Frequency Type Ch. # / Name Notes Confirmation/ReConfirmations
138.5000 AM 1 Yankee Ops MA ARNG Otis/Camp Edwards 2012
120.4750 AM 2 Otis ATIS / FMH ATIS 2021.06.15 jeffkett
124.1500 AM 3 FMH/Otis Ground 2021.06.15 jeffkett
121.6000 AM 3 Otis Ground Changed to 124.1500
128.4250 AM 4 FMH/Otis Tower 2021.06.015 jeffkett
121.0000 AM 4 Otis Tower Changed to 128.4250
118.2000 AM 5 Otis Approach/Cape Approach 2021.06.15 jeffkett
127.1000 AM 6 Westfield ATIS 2012
118.9000 AM 7 Westfield Tower 2012
121.7000 AM 8 Westfield Ground 2012
123.0500 AM 9 Westfield Ops 2012 per FIH
125.3500 AM 10 Bradley Approach 2012
122.7250 AM 11 Plymouth new eff. March 2020 2021.06.15 jeffkett
123.0000 AM 11 Plym/Mansfield old Plymouth Unicom 2012.09.02
135.0000 AM 12 Boston ATIS
124.7250 AM 13 Boston Skyways
126.9000 AM 14 New Bedford ATIS 2012.10
126.8500 AM 14 New Bedford ATIS Changed to 126.9000
118.1000 AM 15 New Bedford Tower
124.2000 AM 16 Providence ATIS
120.7000 AM 17 Providence Tower 2012
135.4000 AM 18 Providence Approach 2012.10
121.9000 AM 18 Providence Ground 2012
122.7000 AM 19 Taunton CTAF
119.5000 AM 20 Hyannis Tower 2021.06.15 jeffkett


UHF Presets


Frequency Type Ch. # / Name Notes Confirmation/ReConfirmations
242.4000 AM 1 Yankee Ops MA ARNG Otis/Camp Edwards 2011.09.17
236.8250 AM 2 Otis ATIS / FMH ATIS 2012
275.8000 AM 3 Otis Ground / FMH Ground 2012
291.1000 AM 4 FMH Tower 2021.07.28 jeffkett
294.7000 AM 4 Otis Tower Changed to 291.1000
284.6000 AM 5 Otis Approach / Cape Approach 2020.07.07 jeffkett
251.1000 AM 6 Westfield Tower 2012
289.4000 AM 7 Westfield Ground 2012
356.3000 AM 8 Westfield Ops MA ARNG Barnes 2011
239.0000 AM 9 New Bedford Tower
352.8000 AM 10 Groton Tower 2012.10
319.2000 AM 10 Groton Tower Changed to 352.8000 2012
304.6000 AM 11 Blackjack Ops CT ARNG Groton/New London 2012
252.9000 AM 12 Quonset Tower 2012
244.1000 AM 13 LADON Ops Still in MA-ArNG UH-60's 2012.10
244.1000 AM 13 LADON Ops RI ARNG Quonset Reported Changed to 233.1500


US Air Force Cape Cod Air Force Station (PAVE PAWS Radar Site)

  • US Air Force 6th Space Warning Squadron
  • station will transition from Air Force to Space Force 06.11.2021
  • The USAF Cape Cod AFS PAVE PAWS Over the Horizon RADAR Site is located off Exit 1 in the town of Bourne, on the Massachusetts Military Reservation.
  • 6th Space Warning Squadron official site


Frequency Type Tone Comments Confirmation Date
140.0375 R N262 Security-Operations 2020.01.31 jeffkett
141.8875 R N262 Security-Training/exercises 2020.01.28 jeffkett
142.0750 R N262 CCAFS PAVE PAWS Maintenance 2020.11.04 JBP


U.S Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod (KFMH)

  • USCG operates:
  • HU-25 Falcon Jets Callsign: COAST GUARD AIRCRAFT 21## or RESCUE 21##
  • MH-60J Jayhawk Helicopters Callsign: COAST GUARD HELO 60## or RESCUE 60##
  • HC-144A Ocean Sentry FW A/C Callsign: COAST GUARD 23## or RESCUE 23##
  • HC-144s scheduled to begin replacing HU-25s in 2012/2013
  • This page has additional USCG frequency information: US Coast Guard (USCG) 1st District
  • USCG Air Station Cape Cod official site


Frequency Type Tone Comments Confirmation Date
118.2000 S AM Cape TRACON Approach 2021.06.15 jeffkett
118.7500 S AM Cape TRACON Approach 2009 FIH
120.4750 S AM USCG Cape Air ATIS 2021.06.15 jeffkett
122.9750 S AM USCG Cape Air Operations VHF 2012
123.1000 S AM Joint SAR Operations VHF (USCG, USAF, USN, CAP) 2012
124.1500 S AM USCG Cape Air Ground Control 2021.06.15 jeffkett
126.3000 S AM Cape TRACON Approach 2021.07.28 jeffkett
128.4250 S AM USCG Cape Air Tower VHF 2021.06.15 jeffkett
164.5500 S CSQ USCG Cape Air FM Operations Ch.01 2015.01.28 ecps92
166.1875 S CSQ USCG Cape Air - FM Maintenance Ops Ch.02 (Replacing 166.2250)CG 124 2021.04.14 ecps92
166.2250 S CSQ USCG Cape Air - FM Maintenance Ops Ch.02 Still Active 2021.06.27 KennyBlues / ecps92
171.3375 S N293 USCG Cape Air - Dispensary/Ambulances - Update Security Condition JBCC 2021.06.11 jeffkett
236.8250 S AM USCG Cape Air ATIS 2009 FIH
237.9000 S AM USCG Aircraft Operations NW Secondary
275.8000 S AM USCG Cape Air Ground Control 2009 FIH
282.8000 S AM Joint SAR Operations UHF (USCG, USAF, USN) 2011
284.6000 S AM Cape TRACON Approach 2020.07.07 jeffkett
291.1000 S AM USCG Cape Air Tower UHF Pri 2021.07.28 jeffkett
318.1000 S AM Cape TRACON Approach 2021.05.01 Joekay1
326.1500 S AM USCG Aircraft Operations NW Secondary
345.0000 S AM USCG Cape Air Operations UHF 2021.06.27 KennyBlues / ecps92
379.0500 S AM USCG Aircraft Operations NW Secondary
412.9750 S ? USCG Cape Cod Canal CG 409 2021.07.28 jeffkett
413.4500 S ? USCG Cape Air Crew Alert Net Inactive?
419.1250 S ? USCG Cape Air Facilities Engineering Inactive?