FCC reverses course again on 121.5Mhz ELTs..again

AIN:  FCC Reverses Decision on 121.5-MHz ELT Ban
At the request of the FAA, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)  stayed a proposal that would have prohibited the “certification, manufacture, importation, sale or use” of emergency locator transmitters (ELTs) that transmit distress alerts on 121.5 MHz….. more 121.5 MHz ELTs.

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