Tue, Jul 07, 2009
Aero-Terms are designed to be a daily reminder of the terms,
names, acronyms and explanations of the unique language that
populates the aviation world. Aerospace, sport aviation, fixed
wing, helo, you name it... it's all fair game.
Aero-Terms should serve as a quick but intriguing reminder of
the terms you may use every day, or an introduction to an aspects
of the Aero-World you may not yet be familiar with. ANN also
encourages readers to go beyond the FMI link, and further research
any intriguing terms.
Suggestions for future Aero-Terms are ALWAYS
welcome, as are additions or discussion of the
explanations given for each Aero-Term.
UHF - Ultra High
In this era of digital broadcasting and glass panels, sometimes
it's easy to forget that we still operate on some very basic
principals for communication. UHF, or Ultra High Frequency, is the
frequency band between 300 and 3,000 mHz. The bank of radio
frequencies used for military air/ground voice communications. In
some instances this may go as low as 225 mHz and still be referred
to as UHF.
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