ACR RESQLINK AIS Personal Locator Beacon – GPS PLB with AIS RLS and Accessory Clips (Model PLB-450)







ACR RESQLINK AIS Personal Locator Beacon – GPS PLB with AIS, RLS and Accessory Clips (Model PLB-450)


ACR RESQLINK AIS Personal Locator Beacon – GPS PLB with AIS, RLS and Accessory Clips (Model PLB-450)

Introduction

The all-new ACR ResQLink AIS Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) is the most technologically advanced beacon in the world as it contains both satellite and local transponders. With the introduction of Automatic Identification System (AIS) functionality, Return Link Service (RLS) technology, and Near Field Communication (NFC) capability in one 406 MHz beacon, the ResQLink AIS represents a critical advancement in the evolution of PLB technology.

Main Features

AIS (Automatic Identification System) Locating Signal

The ResQLink AIS PLB is equipped with an Automatic Identification System (AIS) locating signal, allowing for additional vessels in your vicinity to respond directly to your distress message with your precise location.

Return Link Service (RLS) Functionality

The new Return Link Service feature provides users with the peace of mind knowing that their distress message has been received and their location detected by the Coast Guard.

Smartphone Connectivity via NFC (Near Field Communication)

With NFC capability, the ResQLink AIS PLB is the world’s first smartphone-connected Personal Locator Beacon, providing users with enhanced connectivity and convenience.

406 MHz Cospas Sarsat Distress Signal (MEOSAR Compatible)

The ResQLink AIS PLB emits a 406 MHz Cospas Sarsat distress signal, ensuring global coverage and compatibility with the latest MEOSAR technology.

121.5 MHz Local Homing Signal

In addition to the global distress signal, the ResQLink AIS PLB also emits a 121.5 MHz local homing signal, aiding in the search and rescue efforts of nearby vessels.

Global Coverage | No Subscription Required

Enjoy the peace of mind of global coverage without the need for any subscription fees or additional costs.

Designed to Integrate with Common Inflatable PFDs

The ResQLink AIS PLB is designed to seamlessly integrate with common inflatable personal flotation devices (PFDs), ensuring ease of use and maximum safety.

Small and Lightweight

Despite its advanced features, the ResQLink AIS PLB remains small and lightweight, making it easy to carry and wear without hindrance.

Strobe and Infrared Strobe Light

Equipped with a strobe and infrared strobe light, the ResQLink AIS PLB enhances visibility and increases the chances of being located in emergency situations.

5-Year Battery Life | 24+ Hours Operational Battery Life

With a 5-year battery life and over 24 hours of operational battery life, the ResQLink AIS PLB ensures long-lasting performance and reliability.

Multifunction Clip System Included

The ResQLink AIS PLB comes with a multifunction clip system, providing users with versatile attachment options for easy access and convenience.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How does the AIS functionality work?

The AIS functionality in the ResQLink AIS PLB allows for the transmission of your distress message to nearby AIS-equipped boats, enabling them to respond directly to your location.

2. Can I connect the PLB to my smartphone?

Yes, the ResQLink AIS PLB is equipped with NFC capability, allowing for smartphone connectivity and enhanced features.

3. Is a subscription required for global coverage?

No, the ResQLink AIS PLB provides global coverage without the need for any subscription fees or additional costs.

4. How long does the battery last?

The ResQLink AIS PLB has a 5-year battery life and provides over 24 hours of operational battery life.

5. Can I attach the PLB to my inflatable PFD?

Absolutely, the ResQLink AIS PLB is designed to integrate seamlessly with common inflatable personal flotation devices (PFDs) for maximum convenience and safety.

Discover the all-new ACR ResQLink AIS Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) – the most technologically advanced beacon in the world. With AIS functionality, RLS technology, and NFC capability, this PLB represents a critical advancement in the evolution of PLB technology.


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