The Yaesu FTA-550AA is an air band transceiver that offers reliable communication for aviation enthusiasts. With its compact design and advanced features, this transceiver is a popular choice among pilots and air traffic controllers. The FTA-550AA operates on the VHF air band frequency range, providing clear and crisp communication in the aviation environment. It features a large LCD display, allowing for easy reading of important information such as frequency, channel, and battery status. The transceiver also includes a built-in GPS receiver, enabling pilots to track their position and navigate with precision. Additionally, the FTA-550AA offers 200 memory channels, allowing users to store frequently used frequencies for quick access. With its rugged construction and long battery life, the Yaesu FTA-550AA is a reliable and efficient tool for aviation communication.
Two Packages available, FTA-550L Comes supplied with a Li-Ion battery, 240V and 12VDC charger with cradle, Alkaline battery tray, Antenna, Belt clip, headset adapter, and USB programming cable.
FTA-550AA Comes supplied with an Alkaline battery tray, 12VDC Power cable, Antenna, Belt clip, headset adapter, and USB programming cable.
5 Watts TX Output Power (Airband: AM 5W P.E.P. type, 1.5W carrier)
Huge 1.7" x 1.7" Full Dot Matrix display (160 x 160 Dots)
VOR Navigation Display,
NOAA Weather Channel received,
NOAA Weather Alert,
200 Memory Channels with 15 alphanumeric characters,
Back-lit Keypad and display with dimmer,
Water Protection -IPX5 Rating,
Loud Audio (800 mW),
Easy to Operate Menu system,
The FTA-550 comes configured with an easy-to-operate icon-driven menu system. The displays and menu settings are logically configured for a more intuitive user interface.
Huge Dot Matrix Display (160 x 160 dots)
The FTA-550 features a huge 1.7" x 1.7" full dot matrix LCD display with a full backlight and dimmer. The high-resolution display makes it easier to view all the great features the FTA-550 has to offer.
VOR Navigation Display, When the FTA-550 receives a VOR signal, the display will automatically switch to the NAV band screen which shows a CDI based on the received signal.
200 Memory channels with up to 15 Alphanumeric characters,
The FTA-550 can store up to 200 Memory channels for quick and easy retrieval. With the capability of using up to 15 Alphanumeric characters per name, the FTA-550 allows for a better channel description.