1. Incident Name: DICE 09 2. Operational Period (Date / Time) INCIDENT RADIO COMMUNICATIONS PLAN
Fr om :6/ 1/0 9 0 7:0 0 T o: 6/4/ 09 16: 00 ICS 205-OS
3. BASIC RADIO CHANNEL USE
SYSTEM / CACHE CHANNEL FUNCTION FREQUENCY ASSIGNMENT REMARKS
1 VTAC 151.1375 PL156.7
2 VTAC 154.4525 PL 156.7
3 VTAC 158.7375 PL 156.7
4 Link to Pima & AZ State 139.350/148.625 PL 100.0 DRN Mule
5 Local RACES C & C 147.02/147.62 PL 162.2 Cochise County RACES
6 Link to Pima & AZ State 146.88/146.28 PL Skywarn Tucson
UHF Radio Local Communications 449.525– PL 100 RACES Mule Mtn
UHF Radio 448.750 – PL 107.2 Mule Mtn
3.990 or 7.240 or 14.270 RACES
HF Radio Link to Pima & AZ State
4. Prepared by: (Communications Unit) Cochise County Communications Group Date / Time 6/1/2009 / 0930 MST
INCIDENT RADIO COMMUNICATIONS PLAN June 2000 ICS 205-OS
Elec tro nic ve rsio n: NOAA 1 .0 J une 1 , 2000
INCIDENT RADIO COMMUNICATIONS PLAN (ICS FORM 205-OS)
Special Note. This form, ICS 205-OS, is used to provide, in one location, information on all radio frequency
assignments down to the Division/Group level for each operational period; whereas, the Communications List,
ICS 205a-OS is used to list methods of contact for personnel assigned to the incident (radio frequencies, phone
numbers, pager numbers, etc.),
Purpose. The Incident Radio Communications Plan is a summary of information obtained from the Radio
Requirements Worksheet (ICS form 216) and the Radio Frequency Assignment Worksheet (ICS form 217).
Information from the Radio Communications Plan on frequency assignments is normally noted on the appropriate
Assignment List (ICS form 204-OS).
Preparation. The Incident Radio Communications Plan is prepared by the Communications Unit Leader and
given to the Planning Section Chief. Detailed instructions on the preparation of this form may be found in ICS
Publication 223-5, Communications Unit Position Manual.
Distribution. The Incident Radio Communications Plan is duplicated and given to all recipients of the Incident
Objectives form, including the Incident Communications Center. Information from the plan is placed on Assignment
Lists. All completed original forms MUST be given to the Documentation Unit.
Item Title Incident Instructions
Name Operational Enter the name assigned to the incident.
Period Enter the time interval for which the form applies. Record the start and
end date and time.
3. Basic Radio Enter the following information about radio channel use:
System Radio cache system(s) assigned and used on the incident.
Channel Radio channel numbers assigned.
Function Function each channel is assigned (e.g., command, support, division
tactical, and ground-to-air).
Frequency Radio frequency tone number assigned to each specified function (e.g.,
Assignment ICS organization assigned to each of the designated frequencies (e.g.,
Branch I, Division A).
Remarks This section should include narrative information regarding special
4. Prepared By Enter the name of the Communications Unit Leader preparing the form.
Date/Time Enter date (month, day, year) and time prepared (24-hour clock).