Survival skills

Oct 13, 2010 - 8:12 AM
JetBed (Booth No.
Sep 30, 2010 - 7:19 AM
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is said to be close to responding to an FAA request that it withdraw a June notice that seeks to impose a total
Sep 30, 2010 - 6:20 AM
Eurocopter and aviation beacon specialist Kannad are introducing a “new-generation” emergency locator transmitter (ELT) that features antenna redundancy.
Mar 31, 2010 - 6:24 AM
The FAA has issued a supplemental type certificate (STC) to Sierra Industries for the installation of the Artex C406 (406 MHz) emergency locator transmitte
Feb 20, 2010 - 4:32 AM
Becker Avionics is at Heli-Expo 2010 featuring its newly introduced personal locator beacon (PLB) offering multiple VHF/UHF emergency band operation.
Jul 28, 2009 - 6:22 AM
The 27-minute search for the life-rafts occupied by the survivors of a Bond-operated Eurocopter EC 225 helicopter that ditched into the North Sea on <link
Jun 30, 2009 - 11:13 AM
Despite proposing mandatory equipage with emergency locator transmitters that broadcast on 406 MHz by Feb.
Mar 30, 2009 - 5:12 AM
In an effort to cut down on the more than 2,000 false distress signals it receives each year from emergency locator transmitters (ELT) and emergency positi
Jan 5, 2009 - 6:01 AM
As of February 1, search-and-rescue satellites will stop monitoring 121.5 MHz, one of the frequencies used by emergency locator transmitters.