ELT345ACR Electronics, Inc. encourages current emergency locator transmitter (ELT) owners in need of an easy retrofit, value priced ELT to consider ARTEX’s new ELT 345. The ELT 345 has met and exceeded all current quality polices and FAA requirements.

The small form factor and light weight ELT 345 is the most competitively priced, high quality ELT on the market. To further boast its cost effectiveness, the ELT 345 provides a quick-and-easy retrofit opportunity with flexible installation options such as a two-wire remote switch that does not require any aircraft power. All of these options lead to cost savings and reduced installation times.

The ARTEX ELT 345 transmits on 406 MHz and 121.5 MHz frequencies. Aircraft owners can count on state-of-the-art electronics that maximizes frequency stability and power while incorporating a built-in GPS navigational interface. GPS data embedded within the emergency transmission provides Search and Rescue personnel the aircraft location within 100 meters in less than a minute.

Highlights of the ARTEX ELT 345 features and specifications:

  • Quick and easy retrofit for general aviation aircraft
  • Single antenna output for emergency transmission on both 406 MHz (Cospas-Sarsat) and 121.5 MHz (local Search & Rescue) frequencies
  • Enhanced position accuracy within 100 meters through built-in GPS interface
  • Encoded digital message broadcasts aircraft identification/registration and provides access to owner/emergency contact details
  • New stainless steel mounting strap designed for increased stability in compliance with current FAA guidelines
  • Added functionality includes the ability to test the ELT with ARTEX’s proprietary online satellite confirmation testing service 406Test.com
  • New hermetically sealed G-Switch for increased reliability
  • Includes the ELT 345 transmitter, dual band whip antenna, 2 wire remote switch, mounting tray and all required hardware for an MSRP of $555

To learn more about ELT 345 installations please contact 954-981-3333 and request the aviation sales or technical support department.

About ACR Electronics, Inc. ACR Electronics, Inc. a Drew Marine Company designs and manufactures a complete line of safety and survival products. Available products include Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRBs), Personal Locator Beacons (PLBs), ARTEX Emergency Locator Transmitters (ELTs), Search and Rescue Transponders (SARTs), Strobe Lights, Life Jacket Lights, Boat Search Lights, and other associated safety accessories.  ACR’s facility Quality Management System (QMS) is certified by TUV USA and is certified in accordance with AS9100C / ISO 9001:2008 standards. Additionally ACR maintains FAA Part 145 Repair Station Certification status. Recognized as the world’s leader in safety and survival technologies, ACR has provided safety equipment to the marine, outdoor and aviation industries as well as to various worldwide government agencies since the late 1950’s. Learn more at www.ACRARTEX.COM.