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ACR Survival Story

6th May 2015

I was a goner. Following a critical, unplanned detour, solo and without cell-phone signal, way off-trail, injured, immobil
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Travelling with Safety Equipment

Posted by Jeff Dusting on 10th Sep 2014

Can I Carry My EPIRB Or PLB on the Plane?The official line (from Table 2.3.A of the IATA regs) is that "Portable electronic d
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Fitting AIS and Locator Beacons to Your PFD

Fitting AIS and Locator Beacons to Your PFD

Posted by Jeff Dusting on 20th Jun 2014

Personal Locator Beacons (PLB) and Personal AIS devices have decreased in size and price over recent years, making them incre
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EPIRB or PLB?

13th Jun 2014

Which beacon do I need … a PLB or an EPIRB?Both EPIRBS and PLB’s operate in similar ways once activated as they are tracking
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