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Marine VHF Radio in the Digital Age

Event Date:Thursday, November 02, 2017
Event Time: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
RSVP by: Monday, October 30, 2017
Individual Price: $15.00
Location (View Map) : Soldiers', Sailors', Marines', Coast Guard and Airmen's Club
283 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10016-3540
(Lexington Ave bet. 36th & 37th Streets)

Invites you to our Fall seminar Series
Marine VHF Radio In The Digital Age

Presented by Andrew Comas, Digital Consultant Microsoft

Standard Horizon GX2150B Standard Matrix AIS and VHF Marine Radio - Black

This is not your father's VHF.  Learn the basics of VHF operation and protocol and in addition the new built in features of many radios including, DSC, AIS and GPS.  Topics include:

  • VHF Radio (Very High Frequency) basic operation and protocol

  • DSC (Digital Selective Calling) with built in GPS for distress calling and other features

  • EPIRB (Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon) and PLBs (Personal Locator Beacons)

  • AIS (Automatic Identification System) operation and types and how to link with chartpotter and mobile devices

  • MDSS (Global Marine Distress Safety System)

  • VHF Amateur Radio comparison

Join us at 6:00 for Wine & Cheese, 6:30 Lecture begins

Directions: Lexington Line 6 Train 33rd St, Lexington or Madison Ave Bus Lines
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