The CVADN mesh network operates on U-NII-4 Channel 183 (5.915 GHz, an amateur radio frequency not shared with unlicensed operators) with a bandwidth of 20 MHz, using the AREDN firmware ( There are two backbone nodes in continuous operation.

Node Device Location
KQ9P-MJH-183 Rocket M5 (XM) AMO-5G13 Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital Main Campus
W4UVA-OHILL-183 Rocket M5 (XM) AMO-5G13 W4UVA Observatory Hill
CVADN Backbone Nodes