Jotron offers high performance VHF and UHF radios and recorder systems for coastal and offshore air traffic communication. Jotron radios and recorders are integrated in vessel traffic service systems worldwide.

Coastal and marine safety communication

Flexible coastal safety communication technology for an increasing number of markets

The Jotron air traffic control radios have been successfully merged into the marine communication markets.  Since 2008, Jotron has been manufacturing and supplying coastal radio systems. Both the standard and wideband versions of the costal radio are based on the 7000 series ATC radio and feature full voice over IP functionality. The Jotron VHF Coastal Radio is in use at coastal stations worldwide ensuring coastal safety communication between stations and ships. Jotron radios have a reputation for outstanding performance in harsh environmental conditions. This combined with the success of the 7000 series radio makes this coastal radio the perfect solution for high quality FM voice communication and digital selective calling.

Vessel traffic service (VTS) systems control centers handle extensive traffic management in busy ports, waterways and coastal areas. The harbour and port authorities have enhanced navigational safety at VTS through the use of this radio.

Recording for reconstruction and analyzes of critical marine traffic situations

The Ricochet recording system is used by the marine markets and vessel traffic. This recorder can be fully integrated with all Jotron radios. By instant synchronous replay access and integrated replay, all port administrators, port authorities, coast guards and search and rescue services can reproduce any scenario that occurs. This ensures that improvements are implemented to avoid a similar incident in the future.

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The Jotron VHF Coastal Radio is in use at hundreds of coastal stations worldwide for communication between stations and ships. This radio is the perfect solution for communication and offshore installations requiring high quality FM voice and digital selective calling. The Jotron VHF Coastal radio is for coast stations and offshore installations requiring high quality FM voice and digital selective calling (DSC). The radio is intended for use primarily as a coast station providing communication between coast and ships. Jotron radios have a worldwide reputation for outstanding performance in harsh environmental conditions. The mechanical design of the transceiver is based on the well proven Jotron 7000 series.The radio units has alternative ways of being remotely controlled, making them easy to fit into an existing infrastructure already available on the site.

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Jotron’s air traffic control systems have successfully merged into marine communication markets. Harbours and port authorities are enhancing navigational safety by using Jotron radios and recorders in their vessel traffic service systems (VTS). Generally, ships entering a VTS area report to the authorities by radio, and is tracked by the VTS control centre. These management systems are making valuable contribution to safer navigation, more efficient traffic flow, and protection of the environment. Incidents and emergency situations can be dealt with quickly.

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