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Cruise Ship Frequencies


Dec 18, 2002
Can't imagine interference from FRS being they are in the UHF spectrum, while ship radios at 156Mhz VHF band...
I can see that there could be some concern about FRS use since some ships are using 467 MHz FRS freqs as repeater inputs. I would recommend FRS users stick to the 462 MHz freqs to avoid potential interference.