RT-600 (SAR-DF 517)
Multi-Band Direction Finder System
for Airborne SAR
The RT-600 (SAR-DF 517) is
an SAR direction finder system for airborne SAR that operates on all frequency
bands used for rescue missions, including emergency frequencies 121.500
MHz, 243.000 MHz and 406.028 MHz (Cospas-Sarsat) as well as channel 16
of the marine band.
Emergency beacons that operate
on the Cospas-Sarsat frequency 406.028 MHz can be identified and localized.
No additional equipment is required in the aircraft since the electronic
direction finding components are integrated into the a antenna.
The display and control unit
consists of an 80-mm round instrument, and the graphic LCD display permits
convenient viewing of localization and Cospas-Sarsat information.
Application This high-precision
SAR direction finder system was designed specifically for use on board
all aircraft, including helicopters.
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