Transmitter [Emergency Locator EB-2BCD Eagle]

Maker and role
MarTech, Manufacturer
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Object detail

Accession number
2005.84.26
Maker
Description
Emergency Locator Transmitter, EB-2BCD Eagle, which is like an emergency beacon and capable of sending out signals to passing aircraft. It is mainly blue in colour with a comprehensive set of instructions on this surface. The top is orange in colour with switches and a long antenna. On one side is an ON/OFF switch with ARM and TEST positions. The other side is grey in colour with the serial number (11953) handwritten on it.
Marks
FLOAIR INC / FERRY SYSTEMS / WICHITA, KANSAS, U.S.A Sticker
MARTECH Division of / DAYTON AIRCRAFT PRODUCTS, INC. / P.O. Box 70, Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. 33302 / EB-2BCD EAGLE / EMERGENCY LOCATOR TRANSMITTER / Serial No. 111953 / For aviation emergency use only. Unlicensed operation unlawful. / Operation in violation of FCC Rules subject to fine or license / revocation. / FCC TYPE ACCEPTED, PART 87 / DOT APPROVED RSS 147, ISSUE #2 TYPE (F). #112472005F / FAA TSO'd. TSO-C91 TYPE (AP) (AF) Maker's Mark
Credit Line
MarTech. Transmitter [Emergency Locator EB-2BCD Eagle], 2005.84.26. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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