tactical frequency

tactical frequency

[′tak·tə·kəl ′frē·kwən·sē]
(communications)
Radio frequency assigned to a military unit to be used in the accomplishment of a tactical mission.
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After a brief discussion, the air control officer (ACO) suggested we use our squadron tactical frequency to test if he was able to transmit on the radio.
As this happens, the JTAC takes fire, requests support, and the GR-4s check in on his tactical frequency with high awareness of the developing tactical situation.
4--The tactical frequency of received goals of first half, second half, and total halves of top four teams was lower than Iran's.
For example, the 68/126 operated single channel only and in the 3080MHz tactical frequency band making them interoperable only with itself, single-channel ground to air radio system, AN/ PRC-77 or AN/VRC-12 family of tactical FM radios and even then only in the non-ECCM (hopping) mode.
Sentry 05 was cleared to the tactical frequency by a student engineer and directed to the orbit.
As a side note, at NAS Fallon, multiple squadrons share a base frequency, but good headwork by other CVW-2 squadrons helped keep that frequency, which then doubled as our tactical frequency, clear for us.
"Don't worry, I'm sure we will be in comms once we make it over that ridge," we said to the other aircraft over our squadron's tactical frequency. One of the disadvantages of helicopters that always fly low and behind terrain is the lack of radio reception.
We marshaled together near the end of the runway, checked in on tactical frequency, then switched to the tower for takeoff.
No abort call had been passed over the flight tactical frequency on the second radio.
On our tactical frequency, I was talking with the pilot in the lead plane about losing sight.
A few moments later my lead said over tactical frequency, "You're about 1.5 miles ahead of me, slow down and I'll join up on you."
After a quick discussion over tactical frequency, we decided that each jet would launch as a single and then punch through the weather.
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