November 2018 Issue

Rescue Beacons: ResQLink+ Gets The Nod

The Personal Locator Beacon market has never been more competitive. The ResQLink+ is our favorite among plenty of good, affordable choices.

We've observed that a significant portion of the aircraft rental fleet in the country is still equipped with 121.5 MHz-only ELTs. If you're a pilot who either has no access to an aircraft with a 406 MHz ELT or does, and wants a backup device because you recognize that an ELT may not trigger, its signal may be blocked due to the dynamics of an accident or the ELT can sink with the aircraft, what are your alternatives?

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