5 650 - 5 850 MHz

The 6 cm band

This bandplan is the simpliefied version, without the footnotes. If you want to have the fully detailed bandplan please refer to the VHF managers Handbook

Download the 6 cm band file

 
IARU Spectrum Requirement

The amateur service seeks the retention of at least secondary allocations of the band 5 650 – 5 850 MHz in all Regions and upgrade to primary status in the bands 5 650 – 5 670 MHz and 5 830 – 5 850 MHz. The amateur service seeks the retention of the band 5 850 – 5 925 MHz on a secondary basis in Region 2.

The amateur-satellite service seeks to retain access to the band 5 650 – 5 670 MHz in the Earth-to-space direction and 5 830 – 5 850 MHz in the space-to-Earth direction.

Relevant EU footnotes

EU17: In the sub-bands 3 400 - 3 410 MHz, 5 660 - 5 670 MHz, 10.36 - 10.37 GHz, 10.45 - 10.46 GHz the amateur service operates on a secondary basis. In making assignments to other services, CEPT administrations are requested wherever possible to maintain these sub-bands in such a way as to facilitate the reception of amateur emissions with minimal power flux densities.

EU23: In the sub-bands 5 660 - 5 670 MHz (earth to space), 5 830 - 5 850 MHz (space to earth) and 10.45 - 10.50 GHz the amateur-satellite additionally operates on a secondary and non interference basis to other services. In making assignments to other services, CEPT administrations are requested wherever possible to maintain these allocations in such a way as to facilitate the reception of amateur emissions with minimal power flux densities.

Band Plan - Varna 2014 

Frequency

Maximum Bandwidth Mode Usage

 5650.000

 5668.000

2 700 Hz All modes  Amateur Satellite service (uplink)

 5668.000

 5670.000

2 700 Hz All modes  5668.200 Narrow band center of activity (a)
 AMATEUR SATELLITE SERVICE ( up-link)

 5670.000

 5700.000

  MGM  

 5700.000

 5720.000

  ATV  

 5720.000

 5760.000

  All modes  

 5760.000

 5760.800

2 700 Hz All modes  5760.200 Narrow band center of activity
 5760.750-5760.800 Local Beacon

 5760.800

 5760.990

 

 Telegraphy

MGM

 Beacons only

 5761.000

 5762.000

2 700 Hz All modes  

 5762.000

 5790.000

  All modes  

 5790.000

 5850.000

  All modes  Amateur Satellite service (down link)

Please see the IARU Region 1 VHF Handbook for details