uAvionix, TailBeacon, LED NAV Light, WAAS, ADS-B OUT, STC Approved for Cessnas 172 & Ready to Ship
Remove your standard rear position light and replace with TailBeacon for ADS-B compliance.
TailBeacon is a 2020 compliant, near zeroinstall, Class B1S ADS-B UAT transmitter and WAAS GPS integrated into a rear position light. The power transcoder decodes replies from legacy Mode C and Mode S transponders. 14 CFR §91.227 compliant. Smart phone configurable over WiFi.
Meets the performance requirements of TSO154c Class B1S. RTCA DO-282B Class B1S
Meets performance requirements of TSOC30c Type III
Self contained WAAS GPS with integrated RAIM processor for Security and Integrity protection
SBAS corrections and health messages used to detect and correct satellite range errors. Satellite pseudo range step errors detected and excluded.
The new tailBeacon is the easiest, most affordable installation on the market. Simply remove your existing position light, install the mounting bracket, connect to existing power wires, slide in tailBeacon, and turn to lock in place. It’s that simple.
Instant Setup and Configuration
Mechanically installing TailBeacon is the first easy step. With uAvionix’s mobile app, configuration is just as simple. Our mobile application (available for both Apple iOS and Android) guides your installer through setting the necessary values including the ICAO address, emitter type, aircraft length, width and GPS
- Input Voltage: 11-31V DC
- Operating Power: 3 watts
- Size: 92x43x73mm
- Weight: 70 grams
- SDA/SIL: 2/3
- Operating Temp: -45 to 70°C
- 978MHz UAT Transmitter
- Power Classification: DO-282B Medium Power
- WAAS GPS
- Tracking: 166dBm
- Reacquisition 160dBm
- Cold Start 148dBm
- LED Position Light
- Color: Aviation White
- Intensity: 40 candelas
- Wi-Fi Configuration
- Physical: 802.11b/g/n
- App Compatibility: iOS, Android
- Power Transcoder: Decodes Mode A,C and S via Power Transcoder
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