M-TECH MT550 Class-D DSC Marine VHF Radio with AIS

The MT-550 takes all the features of the popular MT-500 DSC VHF and adds the ability to receive AIS transmissions and export them to an AIS capable plotter. It meets the EN-301 025 capabilities with integral CH70 watch receiver. Position Send/Request functions are also included which enable you to transmit/request the position data to other vessels. The received position data is transferred to a connected plotter (not supplied), if your plotter is DSC capable. Large "SELECT/ENT" knob can be rotated and pushed which offers you simple and easy operation for channel and menu selection. Construction is waterproof meeting the JIS-7 standard.

  • Built-in CH70 watch receiver
  • Built-in AIS Receiver
  • 32 MMSI number directory
  • Large dot-matrix LCD display - 4 lines with 11 characters each
  • LAT/LON position indication with GPS connected
  • Alert for GPS unconnected
  • Position Send/Request - transfer the received position data to a connected plotter
  • All available INT’L plus authorized local channels
  • 3 channel scanning modes_Priority, All and Memory Scan
  • Channel name indication
  • DISTRESS button with protective cover
  • One button instant access to CH16
  • Large "SELECT/ENT" knob for channel/menu
  • Microphone with alphanumeric keys
  • Waterproof meeting the JIS-7 standard
  • Selectable ATIS mode for inland waterways