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AIS950 Class A Transceiver for SOLAS Vessels


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Model # 14067854 | Mfg # E70050
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Operating in the VHF maritime band, the AIS (Automatic Identification System) system enables the wireless exchange of navigation status between vessels and shore-side traffic monitoring centers. Commercial ships, ocean-going vessels and recreational boats equipped with AIS transceivers broadcast AIS messages that include the vessel's name, course, speed and current navigation status.

  • Transmit your position. Fitting a Class A AIS device ensures you are seen by other AIS equipped vessels.
  • Vessel Protection. As part of a suitably configured network, AIS enables owners to be alerted to unauthorised vessel movements.
  • Port management. AIS can be used as a highly effective port management tool allowing easy identification, control and direction of vessels.
  • Coastal surveillance. AIS and radar can be fused to create effective and efficient coastal tracking, surveillance and safety systems.


  • Operating voltage: 10.8 to 31.2V DC
  • GPS receiver: (AIS Internal) IEC 61108-1 compliant
  • Peak current in normal operation: 900mA at 12V and 500mA at 24V
  • Average power consumption: <12W
  • Transmitters: x1
  • Receivers: 2x TDMA 156.025 MHz to 162.025 MHz and 1x DSC 156.525 (channel 70)
  • Receiver sensitivity: TDMA <-107dBm for 20% PER and DSC -107dBm @ BER <10-2
  • Connectors: RF - VHF antenna SO-239/VHF and GPS antenna TNC female;
    Data: RS232 9 way D and IEC 61162 50 way D; Power: 4 pin; NMEA 0183 in
  • Data interfaces: RS232 38.4k baud bi-directional (PC connection); IEC61162-2 bi-directional interfaces x3; IEC61162-1/2 sensor inputs x3; DGPS correction data input (ITU-R M.823-2); NMEA 0183 for AIS data and GPS position output
  • User interface: 240 x 128 LED backlit LCD display; Rotary encoder for selection and entry; Two soft keys and two menu keys; Alarm buzzer
  • Dimensions: 8 1/4"W x 4 1/8"H x 5 7/16"D

AIS950 Class A Transceiver for SOLAS Vessels

Dimensions 8 1/4" Width x 4 1/8" Height x 5 7/16" Depth
Display Color Grayscale
Display Type Monochrome LCD
240 x 128
Features Waterproof
Voltage 12 to 24 Volts DC
Warranty Details Three Years (with Product Registration)

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