Yaesu Airband Radio
Yaesu FTA-450L / FTA-550L / FTA-750L
The airband radios FTA-450L, FTA-550L and FTA-750L are ideal companions for pilots and flying sports fans. All three radios allow communication and navigation in the airband with up to 5 W transmit power. The clear menu system allows a fast and easy operation of the radio, 200 memory channels are provided to organize your most frequently used frequencies. Each memory channel can be named with a 15 character alpha-numeric name. The solid keyboard allows fast frequency selection and also offers direct access to the emergency frequency on 121.5 MHz.
Included in the shipment is a USB programming cable. This allows, in conjunction with the freely downloadable software YCE01, very easy management of all settings and memory channels of the FTA-550L/FTA-750L.
In addition the larger models 550L and 750L offer the navigation by VOR beacons. The large and easy to read LC display shows a Course Deviation Indicator (CDI) as it is known from standard VOR NAV devices. Both models also offer the reception of the ILS localizer. The model FTA-750L further offers the ILS glide slope display and a GPS receiver. The GPS receiver is an up-to-date type with up to 66 receive channels and supports the WAAS DGPS system. The GPS position can be stored in regular intervals (logger function), the stored positions can be retrieved with the free YCE01 software provided for dowenload on the Yaesu website.
The FTA-450L/FTA-550L/FTA-750L airband radios further provide many convenience functions which make daily use much easier. The large LC display and the keyboard are backlit, the illumination level can be dimmed to be useable at night as well. The case is waterproof according to protection level IPX5. The audio output is powerful enough to be understood even in noisy environments. With the many supplied accessories the airband radios FTA-450L, FTA-550L and FTA-750L are ready for nearly every situation.
The FTA-450L focusses on the pure COM functions (two-way voice communication) at a very competitive price. Due to the easy manu system the operation is as easy as with the other devices with more functions. The powerful 800mW audio outpuit ensures good intelligibility, the same 200 memory channels are available as well as 25 and 8 kHz channel separation. Includes is the same rich set of accessories like various power supply options, programming cable, headset adaptor etc.
The new FTA-250L: Only COM, smaller, larger battery, more memories. That is the easiest description of this rugged handheld airband radio. Perfect for pick up followers, accompanying personnel who needs COM facilities or UL pilots who already have NAV functions. The IPX5 protection allows operation even in the occasional rainfall, the 250 memories offer ample space for many destinations. Of course the 25 and 8.33 kHz channel size is supported.
- Included in delivery FTA-450L/FTA-550L/750L
- Equipment antenna BNC
- Rech. Battery SBR-12LI (7.4V, 1800mAh)
- Case for 6 AA size batteries
- Belt clip
- Adaptor SCU-15 to 6.3 mm (PJ-055) & 5.23 mm (PJ-068) for aviation headsets
- Charger cable for cigar lighter
- USB data cable A/Micro-B
- Wall charger SAD-11C
- Desktop charger SBH-11
- User Manual
- Included in delivery FTA-250L
- Equipment antenna BNC
- SBR-25LI Rech. Battery (7.4V, 1950mAh)
- SHB-18 Belt Clip
- SCU-15 Adaptor to 6.3 mm (PJ-055) & 5.23 mm (PJ-068) for aviation headsets
- SDD-12 Charger cable for cigar lighter
- SAD-20C Wal lcharger
- FIXME Desktop charger
- User Manual
|Transmit Range||118.0 – 136.975 MHz|
|Receive Range||108 – 136.975 MHz||
108 – 136.975 MHz
329.15 – 335.0 MHz
|Channel Step Size||25 / 8.33 kHz|
|LC-Display||FIXME||160 × 160 px (43 × 43mm)|
|Rech. battery||LiIon, 7.4V, 1950mAh||LiIon, 7.4V, 1800mAh|
|Transmit Power||5 W PEP AM (1.5 W carrier)|
|Audio Power||700 mW||800 mW|
|Antenna Connector||BNC |
|External Power Supply||Yes, 9.5 - 10.5V |
|Operation with Alkaline batteries||No||Yes, 6 × AA size |
|Data connector||No||Yes, USB cable provided|
|ILS Receiver||–||–||Yes, Localizer only||Yes, Localizer & Glide Slope|
|GPS Receiver||–||–||–||Yes, 66 chan., WAAS|
|Temperature Range||-10 – +60 °C|
|Size w/o Antenna||52 × 105 × 30 mm||62 × 133 × 34 mm|
|Weight w/ battery||300 g||410g|
 An antenna with BNC conector is provided.
 A charging adaptor SDD-12 for connection to a cigar lighter is provided.
 A tray SBT-12 for 6 alkaline AA size batteries is provided.
|FTA-250L||Compact Airband COM radio||219.00 €||Buy now||New||In stock, shipped in 1 or two days. ⓘ|
|FTA-450L||Airband COM radio||279.00 €||Buy now||New||Not in stock, back on: 04. Mar. 2018 ⓘ|
|FTA-550L||Airband COM radio with VOR NAV||299.00 €||Buy now||Not in stock, back in 120 days. ⓘ|
|FTA-750L||Airband COM radio with VOR, ILS, GPS NAV||389.00 €||Buy now||In stock, shipped in 1 or two days. ⓘ|
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Accessories FTA-450L / FTA-550L / FTA-750L