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Airborne radio communications no. 1. and 1A, VHF

  • Radio Set AN/ARC-1A is a general purpose low power VHF, AM (voice) transceiver for radiotelephone communications between aircraft, and from aircraft to ground stations. Remote selection of any one of ten preset crystal-controlled channels is possible. the receiver permits monitoring on the guard channel while operating on a main communications channel.

The equipment is designed to use a quarter wave base fed rod or mast type antenna, which should be installed as nearly as possible along the centerline of the plane.

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