Dutch Sailor Forced to Abandon Yacht in 2022 ARC Emergency Highlights Lifesaving EPIRB
Speaking out to urge all sailors to carry an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB), Dutch captain Menno Schröder recounts the rescue of X-Yacht 4.9 Brainstorm during last year’s ARC (Atlantic Rally for Cruisers).
METSTRADE 2022: Saltwater Stone clients' post-show comments
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METSTRADE 2022: ACR Electronics Launches Mobile Connected ResQLink AIS PLB – Combining Global and Local Rescue in One Compact Beacon
Safety and survival specialist ACR Electronics introduces the new Cospas-Sarsat approved ResQLink™ AIS Personal Locator Beacon, the most comprehensive communication set on the market for a rapid response and rescue for boaters.
METSTRADE 2022: ACR Electronics Launches Mobile Connected EPIRBs with Cospas-Sarsat Approval
ACR Electronics is introducing the world’s first mobile connected AIS EPIRB with Return Link Service, ensuring faster rescue in an emergency and maximum chance of survival for a range of boaters and mariners.
ACR Electronics to Debut New Mobile Connected AIS EPIRB and Personal Locator Beacon at SMM
Safety and survival specialist ACR Electronics will launch its advanced AIS Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB) and AIS Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) to customers and partners in the commercial sector at this year’s SMM in Hamburg.
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ACR’s EPIRB Saves Seven Lives after Boat was Struck by Lightning.
Experienced skipper, Glen Rumer and six others rescued during a lightning storm after US Coast Guard responded to ACR’s Emergency Position-indicating Radio Beacon alert.
Alps Air Crash Survivor Highlights Safety Lessons Learned
Pilot Maxime Compagnon is sharing his dramatic rescue story to ensure his experience can benefit fellow flyers, following a heavy crash in steep mountain terrain in the Alps near Obergurgl, Austria.
Dutch Sea Rescue Crew Member Highlights Life Saving Personal Locator Beacon after Turning Survivor in Kite Surfing Scare
A crew member of the Dutch lifeboat service is encouraging others to carry a Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) after activating his device when on the other side of an emergency alert while kite surfing off the coast in South Holland.
ACR Electronics Announces International Expansion for Bivy Stick and New GroupTrack Feature
ACR Electronics has announced that users of its Bivy Stick satellite communication devices can access a new GroupTrack feature.
ACR Electronics Return Link Service ResQLink Personal Locator Beacons Approved in U.S.
ACR Electronics has announced that its next-generation ResQLink™ Personal Locator Beacons (PLB) with Return Link Service (RLS) are now approved for sale in the U.S.
ACR Electronics and Ocean Signal Develop Next-Gen EPIRBs Ahead of IMO’s 2022 Mandate
Safety specialists ACR Electronics and Ocean Signal have announced the development of next generation EPIRBs which meet upcoming standards and incorporate more features to significantly enhance the chance of rescue in an emergency.