According to Mike Akatiff of EDMO Distributors, shipments of ACK’s newly approved Model E04 406ELT (attractively priced at $560 for retrofit and $599 for a new installation) will begin during the final….
ACK 406 ELT Part Number: E-04The new ACK E-04 ELT is a direct replacement for the model E-01 ELT’s. The new E-04 fits directly into the current E-01 mounting trays,….
AIN: FCC Reverses Decision on 121.5-MHz ELT BanAt the request of the FAA, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) stayed a proposal that would have prohibited the “certification, manufacture, importation, sale….
AEA Regulatory Update: FCC Cancels 121.5 MHz ELT Prohibition SUMMARY: On January 10, 2011, the Federal Communication Commission formally stayed their rule on the prohibition on the certification, manufacture, importation, sale….
AVWEB: NTSB: INSPECT ELT MOUNTSBased on recent history, the NTSB Friday sent two safety recommendations to the FAA requiring operators to inspect the mountings of all ELT transmitters installed on….
AVWEB: ALASKANS QUESTION VALUE OF ELTS Recent crashes in Alaska have illustrated the limits of current search-and-rescue technology that depends on ELT signals, according to a story in Monday’s Alaska….
AOPA: 121.5 MHz ELTs still legal for aviation use You’re still perfectly legal to fly with that 121.5 MHz ELT in your aircraft. Rumors that the Federal Communications Commission was….
7/20 AEA Update on FCC ELT Rulemaking SUMMARY:This is an update to the June 21, 2010, AEA Regulatory Update: FCC Bans 121.5 MHz ELTs UPDATE:On July 8, 2010, the FAA….
FCC ELT Requirement Update UPDATE: This is an update to AEA Regulatory Update dated June 21, which reported the Federal Communications Commissions’ actions to prohibit the future certification, manufacture, sale and use….