FAA Authorizes Tail Beacon ADS-B Out Transponder

Credit: uAvionix
Avionics manufacturer uAvionix on Jan. 26 announced FAA technical standard order (TSO) authorization of its tailBeaconX 1090 MHz automatic dependent surveillance-broadcast Out (ADS-B Out) transponder, which replaces a rear navigation light on general aviation aircraft. The tailBeacon X combines a...
Bill Carey

Bill covers business aviation and advanced air mobility for Aviation Week Network. A former newspaper reporter, he has also covered the airline industry, military aviation, commercial space and unmanned aircraft systems. He is the author of 'Enter The Drones, The FAA and UAVs in America,' published in 2016.

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